Welcome to The StepFamily Center

You don’t have to face the challenges of being in a remarriage with children alone. At The StepFamily Center in Beverly Hills, we know how difficult it can be to navigate stepfamily life. We are here to help you build stronger relationships and get the support and guidance you need to have a successful stepfamily, or blended family. The StepFamily Center, founded by Susan Swanson, PhD, LCSW, provides in-person and phone coaching to both individuals and stepfamilies. As a stepmother herself, Dr. Swanson offers a unique perspective on how to better handle the challenges that come along with remarriage and blended families. On our website, you will find numerous articles that can help you get the knowledge you need for your stepfamily to thrive. Whether you are a stepmom, stepdad, or stepkid, or are entering into a new marriage, we hope to be a place you can come to find answers and ask questions.