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Dr. Victoria Simon (Ph.D., MFT) - 22 Years Experience

My commitment to providing high quality psychotherapy is backed by over 20 years of experience (licensed in California and Oregon). Combining evidence-based methods, a comprehensive knowledge of current research and a compassionate partnership with each unique individual, I offer support to help solve problems effectively, make healthy decisions, adjust more comfortably to change, and overcome emotional distress. Our work together will be tailored to your specific goals and will incorporate leading solution-focused, action-oriented approaches to help you create the life you want...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Grief, Sleeping disorders.

Emily Schwimmer (M.A., LMFT) - 17 Years Experience

Hello! Good for you reaching out for support today. You are taking a big, worthwhile step! I've been practicing for over 18 years in Sunny Southern California working with adult individuals and couples. My experience is working with mild to moderate issues around stress, anxiety, feelings of sadness or depression, life transitions, grief and relationship issues. I provide a safe space to explore and process the feelings and issues you are experiencing. It's not about getting rid of your feelings but rather learning how to manage them in a more healthy way; learning how to have your thoughts and feelings work together rather than against each other! It's usually best to work through your issues rather than ignoring them or trying to push them aside...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Depression, Coaching.

Jesse Moon (MA, LMFT) - 11 Years Experience

I am a licensed Marriage Family Therapist in California. This includes the treatment of individuals. I have experience as a practicing psychotherapist and Life Coach. I treat anxiety, depression,post traumatic stress, sexuality, marriage/ relationship issues, stress, addictions, self esteem, career issues and a desire to increase your sense of happiness,well being and personal growth. I have expertise in Anger Management.. My approach is a combination of a humanistic strength based approach as well as cognitive behavioral therapy. In addition I am particularly sensitive to the needs of partners and families of those suffering with addictions and Adult Children of Addicts...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping wi.

Dr. Glenda Baez (PsyD, LMFT) - 15 Years Experience

My name is Glenda Baez and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in San Diego, California. I have a Masters degree in Counseling Psychology and have a doctoral degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. I am bilingual as Spanish is my second language and frequently conduct therapy in this language. I currently own a online teletherapy private practice and work with primarily individuals and couples. I have 15 years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked as an outpatient therapist in clinics, non-profit settings, doing therapy in a preschool setting, I have also done extensive utilization management and quality management work...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Sharon Valentino (LMFT, CAATC, RAS) - 8 Years Experience

I am a Solutions Focused Therapist for you: Are you having challenges that rob you of the joy and success you deserve? Are you as happy as you want to be? Is your life working out the way you wanted and expected it to? We all cope with stressors in different ways. I help people deal with stress more successfully with caring, plus the powerful tools that therapy provides, to achieve results and solutions. Therapy must be warm and compassionate, but we can also look at life's issues with a little humor and understanding as well. Therapy isn't only for people with problems, who are depressed or anxious...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Trauma and abuse, Sleeping disorders, Career difficulties.

Alyson Kohl (LMFT) - 20 Years Experience

I have a masters degree in clinical psychology and I have been a licensed therapist since 1996. I have extensive experience with individuals, couples and families of all types. I have experience with the gay and lesbian population as well as trauma and grief and loss. I am easy to talk to and can provide support and guidance through difficult times. I use a great deal of cognitive behavioral therapy as well as relational and emotional focused therapy. My goal is to help you find your own answers through exploration of your current circumstances, thoughts and feelings...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder.

Kisa Roberts (LPC) - 10 Years Experience

My name is Kisa and I've been a counselor for nine years. I have worked on betterhelp for over two years and I love using this website to help others. Whether you just need someone to listen or want to learn some new coping skills I would be happy to work with you. My jobl is to help you reach your goal, so therapy will be focused on what you need. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy combined with Client Centered Therapy is the style of counseling that works well for me. However, I am open to, and use other approaches as well. I always try to implement Solution Focused Therapy and mindfulness to keep a goal in mind and help you reach that goal faster...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem.

Douglas Mitchell (LMFT) - 6 Years Experience

Welcome! I would be honored to work with you! I am a psychotherapist (LMFT) licensed in California with my graduate degree in Expressive Arts Therapy from CIIS in San Francisco. I have many years of experience working as a counselor and life coach. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, sexuality, bipolar and ADHD. I'm sensitive to those who have suffered or experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. I'm LGBT sensitive, and culturally aware. I also work with those in kink and alternative relationships...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, ADHD, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coaching, Compassion fati.

Lisa Magana (MA, LMFT) - 7 Years Experience

"Nobody can go back and start a new beginning but anyone can start today & make a new ending."-Maria Robinson I am passionate about helping people realize their full potential and overcome personal challenges. My approach is to consider the whole person while encouraging exploration, growth and achieving balance. I provide a safe, non-judgmental and supportive environment while customizing an approach that meets individual needs and goals. Within the therapeutic relationship, I seek to empower people and provide tools to be used throughout life...

Specialties: Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management.

Luis Resendez (LMFT) - 9 Years Experience

I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT 86942) having received a Master’s degree from Pacific Oaks College in Pasadena. I have over eleven years of experience in the mental health field working with adults, children, and families. Many clients I have worked with have endured disorders such as depression, anxiety, ADHD, and family conflict. I have been trained in several modalities and evidenced based practices including Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Managing and Adapting Practices (MAP). I also practice group therapy, including a work centered on using horticulture (gardening) based activities...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Bipolar disorder.

Judy Carran (LCSW) - 20 Years Experience

Warmest greetings and welcome, You are a capable and resilient person seeking help to stop hurting, feel better about yourself, or reach a life goal. You want to be well. I teach practical, evidence-based methods from the latest science of well-being, but I honor the ancient masters from many cultures. The tools I send you are science of behavior for your future, not the tragedy of your past. Once you learn the tools, they are yours forever and you can share them with others. My clients are successful because I am caring, knowledgeable and practical, and I support you with hope and encouragement...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Amanda Wiginton (LMFT) - 8 Years Experience

Throughout our lives, we are faced with many challenges and counseling can help provide the tools needed to overcome these life obstacles in a healthy way. It is vitally important to the therapeutic process to find a therapist with whom you feel comfortable and trust. I hope to be this person for you. I believe that therapy is a collaboration and together we can focus on issues that may be negatively impacting your healthy development such as adjustment to disability, depression & anxiety, attention difficulties & learning issues, bullying of children, self-injurious behavior, anger management, poor self-esteem, parent/child conflicts, and grief and loss...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Courtney Boatman (LMFT) - 8 Years Experience

My goal as a therapist is to help clients navigate through some of the darker, more difficult times we experience as humans. I help provide clarity on murky situations and provide a non-biased sounding board to clients who are struggling. A lot of my techniques and tools as a therapist come from a Cognitive Behavioral (CBT) framework and solution-focused. I utilize a narrative approach, which is the belief that people are the own authors and experts of their lives. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California. I completed my Master's in Counseling in 2011 through University of Phoenix and have a Bachelor's in Psychology from University of Oklahoma...

Specialties: Addictions, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Anger management, Depression.

Tim Leslie (LMFT) - 9 Years Experience

I received my M.A. in Clinical Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy Specialization in 2011. Since then, I have worked with children and adults both individually as well as with couples and families in Residential, Intensive Outpatient and Outpatient settings. I tailor my approach to what would be best for the client needs at the time. As a result, I have experience providing both brief and more solution focused therapy as well as therapy geared towards exploration and insight with the potential for deeper change. I believe the therapy journey is a collaborative one and that clients are most successful when they are both motivated by and patient with the therapeutic process...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Joyce Keene (LPC, NCC, MVBH) - 28 Years Experience

All of us, at some point, encounter a problem that seems insurmountable. For more than 25 years, I have helped a variety of people from all walks of life find solutions to issues at home, at work, in the military, at school, in their relationships or within themselves. I have in-depth knowledge of people in law careers, having worked 8 years in law firms. In addition, I was a partner is a counseling practice called Homefront LLC that counseled service members, their families, first responders and trauma survivors. Some people have suffered loss or trauma...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, LGBT, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Compassion fatigue.

Nikeisha Parker (LMFT) - 9 Years Experience

Greetings, I am a Marriage and Family Therapist in Southern California. As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), I am skilled in working with depression, anxiety, change of life issues, addressing trauma and grief, relationship conflict, parenting skills, and more. Additionally, I am trained in Parent-Child Interactive Therapy (PCIT) and Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT). Most importantly, I am passionate about walking along side you and supporting you as you make meaningful changes in your thinking, your behavior, and in your relationships, and helping you live a life that you love! Change is hard! It takes teamwork...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Ann Enriquez (M.A., M.S., LMFT) - 9 Years Experience

Welcome! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT94333) in the state of California. I have both a Bachelor's and a Master's degree in Psychology from the University of California, Riverside as well as a Master's degree in Marital and Family Therapy from Loma Linda University. My goal will always be for you to feel safe and understood during our work together. If you are looking for someone to listen and acknowledge you, accept you without negatively judging you, but still be real and genuine with you, then you have found the right therapist with me...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue.

Maria Mir (LMFT) - 10 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California with an MA in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine University, a BA in Psychology and a BA in Women's Studies from the University of California, Riverside. With over 10 years of professional experience in the field I provide mental health services for individuals, couples, children, teens and families. I believe building rapport with clients is the foundation of therapy. I want my clients to feel comfortable expressing their feelings in a non-judgmental environment...

Specialties: Addictions, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Daria Balling (M.A., LMFT) - 15 Years Experience

Hello, and welcome! My name is Daria, and I’m a licensed marriage family therapist in the state of California, with an M.A. in clinical psychology. I have been practicing counseling for 15 years. I love getting to know people in a genuine, intimate level, and I enjoy watching them uncover their possibilities, and move a little closer to getting what they want. My style is gentle, collaborative, and catered toward each individual. I often like to incorporate solution focus, narrative, and Rogerian Humanistic orientations. I’ve worked with clients who struggled with social anxiety, depression, and childhood trauma, and have helped college students and adults of all ages work through career, relationship, and academic issues...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Edie Gardner (LCSW, CPA) - 3 Years Experience

I have the unique background that I am both a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). My education and experience has been working with issues with the elderly and family dynamics with the "sandwich" generation. My approach is very practical with a focus on behavior and habits in daily living. With my business background, I teach people how to track and then improve the numbers in their lives. Positivity and cognitive restructuring are central to my work. I encourage clients to tell, own, change, and see differently their story, because that is where the heart of the matter usually resides...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief.

Estela Isla (LMFT) - 6 Years Experience

Some of us experience difficult times in our lives and we can feel alone. We may feel hopeless, disoriented, or challenged. Imagine a space where you can share your feelings, your concerns, and your thoughts with a professional. A space where you feel comfortable to share and to discuss difficult issues in your life. I am here to help. I have been working in the mental health field for 9 years and have been working as a clinical therapist for over 6 years. I have had the pleasure of working with adults, teenagers, and children (ages: 5-17). I began my undergraduate career by receiving my Bachelor's degree at the University of California, Berkeley...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Dr. Ambreen Basria (Psy.D, LMFT) - 8 Years Experience

Hello, My name is Dr. Ambreen Basria and I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. I have specialized in working with relationships, family conflict, depression, anxiety, and other mood related disorders. I work from a solution focused approach and am here to help you discover ways to resolve the issues in your life. My approach includes working with you to develop these solutions, and solutions that you feel comfortable implementing into your life. I am here to support you through your journey and achieve your life goals. I have a Bachelors in Public Health Policy from the University of California, Irvine, a Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from Loma Linda University, a certificate in Drug and Alcohol Counseling from Loma Linda University, and a Doctorate in Applied Clinical Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, Irvine...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Curtis Smith (LMFT#102916) - 8 Years Experience

Hello my name is Curtis Wade Smith, M.S., LMFT –Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (CA, BBS, LMFT License #102916) in San Francisco specializing in couples & individual counseling. I maintain a private practice conveniently located in the heart of the City’s Castro district across from Molly Stone’s on Eighteenth Street. Throughout my career, I have demonstrated a strong ability to provide sensitive and insightful care. I offer therapy sessions for individuals, couples, and groups, with people from diverse ethnic, cultural, economic, sexual orientation, gender identification, and social backgrounds...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Career difficulties.

Leah Finn (LMFT) - 6 Years Experience

Hello and welcome! My name is Leah Finn. I am a marriage and family therapist based out of the San Francisco Bay Area and licensed in California. My goal is to help you achieve your goals. Since 2010, I have worked with clients from a variety of backgrounds and life experiences to effectively manage and cope with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, and relationship issues. I have also helped many people who have experienced trauma, emotional abuse, and/or disability. In 2018, I founded Healing Solutions Psychotherapy. My counseling style is warm, interactive, and nonjudgmental...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Dr. Connie J. Won - 10 Years Experience

Life can be a road full of pain, anguish, loss and despair. Unexpected tides and turns can leave you feeling lost, confused and hopeless. It can be a dark and stormy place, but it doesn't have to be. Healing is found within the safety of a therapeutic relationship that involves trust, empathy and unconditional presence. As a clinical psychologist, writer and advocate, my love and passion for the community of mental well-being has been ever-present. My approach to therapy is insight-oriented and emotion-focused, with a particular interest in relationships/co-dependency, childhood trauma, family conflict, attachment issues, loss/grief and self-esteem...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coaching, Compassion fatigue.

Elaine Godoy (M.A., Licensed, Marriage, and, Family, Therapist) - 8 Years Experience

Hello there, my name is Elaine and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California. My experience includes working with children, teens, adults, and families who are impacted by depression, anxiety, eating disorders, parenting issues, trauma, and grief and loss. I also have over 5 years experience in the field of Applied Behavior Analysis, were I provided behavior therapy to children with developmental disabilities. My therapy style is very down-to-earth and nonjudgmental. I believe that you should feel comfortable sharing your experiences as you work towards your goals...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Anthony Jackson (LCSW) - 6 Years Experience

Hello there and welcome! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in California that provides psychotherapy and counseling for individuals seeking help with managing day-to-day stressors, sudden life changes, crisis and trauma. I received my Masters of Social Work degree from California State University, Dominguez Hills. I have experience with helping others living with anxiety, depression, adjustment changes, issues of grief and loss, LGBT issues, trauma, harm reduction and behavioral change. I understand and utilize modalities that are strength-based and solution-focused...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Ramy Danon (LMFT) - 12 Years Experience

Do you want a change, such as the courage to move forward in your life? You may have tried to deal with this on your own and even exhausted most of the ways you usually use to deal with problems. Seeking professional support at this point is good coping, and it would be my honor to join with you toward meeting your goals. If you are feeling upset, worried, or angry, I want to address these concerns you and help you manage those feelings. In individual therapy, I focus on treating issues of mood, anxiety, repeated negative patterns of behavior (addictions), sexual and intimacy issues, and self-esteem...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Dr. Jared Wilke (PsyD) - 7 Years Experience

I am a licensed Clinical Psychologist in the state of California, with over 7 years of experience counseling individuals, couples and families. I completed my Doctor of Psychology degree from the California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University. I have worked with individuals, couples, and families in helping those overcoming difficulties in their lives. My experience also includes psychological evaluation and several years of inpatient work with those who have severe mental illness. Choosing someone who has the clinical expertise to deal with your specific concerns is an important decision...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Anger management, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Julie Borden (LCSW) - 19 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and have been providing counseling for more than twenty years. I have a master's degree in Social Welfare and experience in a wide range of areas, including grief and loss, stress management, parenting challenges, depression, and communication in relationships. I know that making the decision to start therapy, and reaching out to find someone you can trust, is a big step, often one that people think about for a long time before they actually take it. As you take that step today, I would like to offer some ideas about where this journey could take you...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coaching, Compassion .

Dr. Jill Kapil (PsyD) - 5 Years Experience

I am a licensed clinical psychologist in California with over 5 years of clinical experience working in University College counseling centers. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship/interpersonal issues, career challenges, self-esteem/motivational , substance use, and multicultural concerns. I understand how experiences and life transitions can increase stress and begin to impact emotional well-being, relationships, or individual performance. I utilize evidence-based practices to help individuals alleviate and manage unhelpful thoughts or behaviors that get in the way of everyday life and tasks...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Coaching, Compassio.

Jessica Vickers (MA, LMFT) - 6 Years Experience

Welcome, I’m Jessica, and my goal is to provide a supportive environment as well as to equip you with the tools you need to empower yourself and maintain positive changes in your life. I enjoy the work I do and find the therapeutic relationship to be a powerful component of this long-lasting change. I have my Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Communication from the University of California, Santa Barbara. My Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage & Family Therapy is from Pepperdine University Graduate School...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Kylie Kam (LCSW) - 8 Years Experience

With over 8 years’ experience, I have worked with diverse clients from children to elderly, experiencing a wide range of issues, including drugs and alcohol addictions, anxiety, depression, ADHD, anger management, relationship issues, and a broad spectrum of mental illness. I have worked across various setting, including clinic, out-patient, in-home, community, and within school settings. I utilize cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), motivational interviewing technique (MIT), Solution-focused therapy models to provide empathetic, supportive and yet directive, counseling style to empower clients to explore and resolve ambivalence and enhance motivation for positive change in their life...

Specialties: Addictions, Grief, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Dr. Shemya Vaughn (PhD, CRC, LPC) - 16 Years Experience

Welcome to betterhelp. My name is Shemya Vaughn and I want to congratulate you on seeking emotional support to deal with what you are going through at this time in your life. I specialize in working with people in crisis and people with different types of disabilities. I also have experience helping people with trauma unpack all of the baggage they have been carrying around by themselves. I would be honored to take this journey of healing with you.

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties.

Dr. H. Martin Malin Jr. (Ph.D., MA, LMFT) - 30 Years Experience

Hi and welcome to my profile page at BetterHelp! Most of the people I work with call me Marty. I'm looking forward to meeting you and working with you. I am a California Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a masters degree in psychology and a doctorate in sexology. I have worked extensively in County Behavioral Health clinics, both as a therapist and a supervisor, and I have worked in private practice as well. I have also worked in a hospital setting at the Johns Hopkins Medical School and in grade schools, middle schools and high schools as well as institutional settings including jails and juvenile halls...

Specialties: LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Jill Koehn - 30 Years Experience

Hello and Welcome! I am licensed as a professional counselor Colorado, Wyoming and New Mexico, and a licensed addictions counselor in both Colorado and Wyoming. I have a Masters Degree from the Naropa Institute in Boulder, Colorado and a Bachelors degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara. I have been in the field for over 30 years and gradually gained experience with a wide range of issues including but not limited to depression, anxiety, addictions, legally required treatment due to alcohol and/or drug use, PTSD, self-esteem issues, and many others...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

April Z (MA, LMFT) - 5 Years Experience

I believe we all have abilities to transform, heal and move towards a greater level of wellness in our lives. Each person is unique with their own challenges and experiences that may later manifest as road blocks that can impact their capacity to be fully present in life. These can hold us back from achieving our full potential. My holistic approach integrates Mind-Body, Art Therapy, Yoga, Somatic and Embodied Mindfulness practices. The events we experience impact us in a holistic way - physically, cognitively, spiritually and emotionally. Integrated Body/Mind approaches to therapy offer us a holistic way to heal...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Depression, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Victoria Miller (MSW, LCSW) - 13 Years Experience

Hello and welcome! What do you yearn for in your life? What do you want to achieve? Are stress, anxiety, or depression keeping you from getting what you want? When things go wrong are your reactions making things worse instead of better, causing you to avoid people and situations? There is a better way. I can help you find new ways to cope, to handle life's challenges, and to work towards what you want in life. Some issues respond well to direct and simple interventions (i.e. stress, life transitions). Other issues, such as recurrent dysfunctional patterns, require more time and a deeper intervention...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes.

Andrew Lewis (LCSW) - 6 Years Experience

I am a clinical social worker licensed in California and Michigan, and I've actively worked with clients as a psychotherapist, case manager, and coach since 2011. I have worked with a diverse assortment of clients who've faced a variety of concerns, including depression, anxiety, stress, career difficulties, OCD, LGBT-related matters, relationship issues, emotional abuse, and trauma. My counseling style is compassionate, non-judgmental, and educational. I see my role as providing you with my experience and specialized knowledge in a supportive manner to help you navigate the challenges that brought you to counseling...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Jennifer Jordan (LMHC) - 3 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of New York. I recently moved to California and am actively working towards obtaining my dual-license as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. I have about four years of experience in working with individuals in a variety of settings. I have worked with victims of domestic violence, perpetrators of sexual violence, addiction and substance use, individuals with a dual diagnosis and individuals who have been involved with the criminal justice system. Through these experiences, I have assisted with concerns such as depression, anxiety, PTSD, trauma, relationship issues, interpersonal relationships, career challenges, self-esteem, anger, bipolar disorder, trauma (physical, emotional and sexual abuse), psychotic disorders, and personality disorders...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder.

Skye Norton (MA, LPCC) - 14 Years Experience

My life has been forever altered by engaging in therapy as a client and continues to be shaped by helping others engage in their own therapeutic process. I was one of those people who did not believe that life had anything to offer me and that I simply had to accept and suffer with the difficult hand I had been dealt…. How wrong I was! It was a lot of work and it took a long time, but a little bit at a time I started to overcome my past and was shocked to realize it was actually possible to feel genuinely happy, good, positive… not that every moment is bliss...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Jennifer Hyatt (MA, MS, LMFT) - 5 Years Experience

Welcome! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist through the Board of Behavioral Sciences for the state of California #99355 and the Counselor, Social Worker & Marriage and Family Therapist Board in Ohio #F.1800080. Providing therapy and helping others is my passion and purpose! I work best with those who are ready for and motivated towards a pivotal change. I use a down to earth and open minded approach as I partner with and empower you towards your healing, growth, and the self-discovery of intentional living. This approach allows for the greatest possibility of you getting back to or discovering your best self! My clinical background includes working in various clinical settings with children, teens, and adults who have a variety of needs...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue.

Brigette Girardey (MA, LMFT) - 10 Years Experience

Hello! My name is Brigette and I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in East Bay, California. I have 10 years experience working with clients, providing therapeutic counseling services. I have worked with a diverse population of clients ranging from children, teens, adults, and elders. I provide services for individuals and families assisting with issues such as depression, isolation, anxiety, self esteem, trauma, loss, relationship issues, parenting issues, and more. I enjoy working with individuals from all walks of life and backgrounds and I value genuineness and collaboration with my clients...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Rima Jomaa (MA, LMFT) - 10 Years Experience

I am a marriage and family therapist from Southern California with over 10 years of experience working in private practice. Throughout my career, I've worked in different settings with many populations, including providing treatment to clients with depression, anxiety, addiction, Autism and other developmental disorders, relationship and family issues, issues of confidence, self-esteem and motivation, and I specialize in working with clients that are looking to find their path and purpose in life. In addition to being an MFT, I'm a certified yoga teacher and I promote an overall program of wellness through mental, physical & spiritual health and nutrition...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Compassion fatigue, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Coaching.

Cassandra Del Greco (LMFT, LPCC) - 5 Years Experience

“Change Your Thoughts and You’ll Change Your World”. My goal is to offer and provide support within the therapeutic relationship that allows for you to gain insight on discovering your needs. I believe that everyone needs support but struggles with how to ask for help. In my practices I provide the time and space for you to feel heard, supported, and most importantly I provide empathy. Empathy is a powerful word as it defines the ability to sense other people’s emotions, coupled with the ability to imagine what someone might be thinking or feeling...

Specialties: Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem.

Sharlese Jones - 15 Years Experience

I've been doing therapy for over 10 years, helping various needs. I'm a licensed LMFT that has assisted children, teens and families in learning new skills to manage, anger, depression, anxiety, stress, build confidence, self esteem building, transgender issues, and various other situations. It's a joy to walk help people within their search for healing, insight, and empowerment. Sometimes it is hard to access the inner guide we have due to outside influences, fear, doubt, or from being out of alignment. Asking for help is one of the hardest things you can do, but can be very rewarding...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Chisato Hotta (LMFT, LPCC) - 6 Years Experience

Hello! Thank you so much for reading my profile. My name is Chisato, which means "a 1000 homelands." Just like my name, I try to be a "homeland" to people, where they can feel safe. I obtained my Bachelor's Degree from University of California, Berkeley. While I was going to school, I decided that I wanted to branch outside my school to see what ways I can give back to the community, while also learning new skills. I found a passion and a love in rape crisis counseling. I volunteered as a rape crisis counselor for years, where I worked with children and adults, sexually exploited minors, police officers and hospital staff...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Mary Unruh-Tipton (LMFT) - 20 Years Experience

Hi! My name is Mary. I've been a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California for over 10 years. I earned my Master's of Science in Counseling with an emphasis on Marriage and Family Counseling and Rehabilitation Counseling from San Francisco State University in 2003. I decided to pursue my Master's because I was working with people in my community--and saw the benefits that they were gaining from working with Therapists. I decided that that was a way I could help them even more! Before that, I earned a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Women's Studies from the University of California at Santa Cruz...

Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues.

Robert Bowmam (LMFT) - 24 Years Experience

I'm a warm and caring Licensed Marriage and Family therapist. I have been practicing for 23 years. I believe in building a trusting therapeutic relationship by paying attention to each client's personal needs in a compassionate and collaborative manner. You are the one who has taken a courageous step in meeting a challenge or challenges that life has given as an opportunity to grow as a human being and as your individual self. I utilize a solution-focused approach that attempts to work in collaboration with the client by asking questions that allows she/he to access hi/her own inner resources and abilities to build the best solution for each person...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Care.

Nancy Crute (LCSW) - 11 Years Experience

I am a client centered therapist who values the universal need for a nonjudgmental supportive environment for which to work through life's challenges. I have a Master's degree in Clinical Social Work and am licensed in the state of North Carolina. I have been working as a social worker and therapist over the last 18 years. In addition to classic talk therapies, I enjoy utilizing photography and art making as therapeutic modalities in treatment. I have extensive experience in supportive counseling for adults acting as caregivers, counseling around self esteem issues, support in making life transitions and adjustments, self inquiry, depression and stress management...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Grief, Career difficulties.

Rhapsody Flores (LCSW) - 14 Years Experience

Rhapsody Flores is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who provides client-centered therapy to adults, veterans, and families. Rhapsody has experience treating a range of issues including severe psychiatric disorders such as mood and thought disorders, anxiety, trauma, interpersonal relationship issues, and LGBTQ+. Rhapsody was born and raised in Northern California. She earned a Bachelors degree in Collaborative Health and Human Services with an emphasis in Social Work at California State University at Monterey Bay. She then pursued her Masters of Social Work at San Jose State University...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Anger management.

Robert Schlesinger (MS, LMFT, LAADC-CA, CATC-IV) - 11 Years Experience

Life is not what it's supposed to be. It is what it is. The way you cope with it is what makes the difference. - Virginia Satir (1916-1988) I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California with 10 years experience. I am able to understand oppression and life's difficulties as I was born with Cerebral Palsy and overcome them every day. My approach is a mixture of therapeutic modalities, which enable me to be empathetic, non-judgmental and caring, with my primary focus using a combination of Humanistic (Satir), Cognitive-Behavioral, and Gestalt methods...

Specialties: Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Career difficulties, Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression.

Kaitlyn McNulty (LCSW) - 8 Years Experience

Hello and Welcome! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of California. I started my work as a therapist in New York after obtaining my Masters Degree in Social Work from New York University. I have been working as a therapist in California for the last five years. I have experience working with a wide variety of individuals in different settings including within community agencies, in homes, and in schools. Most of my work has been with children, adolescents, and their families to improve functioning within home and school settings...

Specialties: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Kimberly Navarro (MS, Clinical, Psychology, Licensed, Marriage, Family, Therapist) - 17 Years Experience

Hello. I am a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist. I have been working in Private Practice since 2009 and a clinician for over 15 years. I come from a Cognitive Behavioral approach, which means I like to look at a person's thought processes and behaviors. My job is to help you to understand why you do what you do and think what you think. And then empower you to make the decision to either make changes to those thoughts/behaviors or not. My job is not to tell you how to live your life, but rather empower you to live the life that you choose to live, to its fullest...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Eating disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Meyleen Velasquez (LCSW, PMH-C, RPT-S) - 10 Years Experience

As far as the world knows, you're okay. You have tried to "get over it," to "just feel better," and to "move on" but nothing seems to work. You are not exactly sure how you got to this point or how to get out. Everyday you say that it will be different only to watch the hours go by and to end up feeling a bit worse than the day before. You want to take steps towards helping yourself but you feel stuck. You want to feel happy, to breathe without the weight on your chest and to accomplish the goals you have set out for yourself. Imagine feeling connected to yourself, friends, loved ones and/or children without all the other pressures...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression, LGBT, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem.

Dabney Worth (LCSW) - 32 Years Experience

I have been a clinical social worker for over 30 years working with individuals, couples and families dealing with a variety of life issues including depression, anxiety, grief, loss, life and health crisis, and life transitions. My approach is warm and gentle, yet insightful and to the point. I create an inviting atmosphere where my clients feel comfortable to delve deep to bring about peace of mind and profound change. My approach incorporates a variety of therapeutic styles including family systems, psychodynamic, CBT, stress management, mindfulness and EMDR...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Robin Denk (LCSW) - 8 Years Experience

Hi my name is Robin Denk. I studied Clinical Social Work at New York University and have nine years of experience as a social worker. I also practice mindfulness, meditation and yoga. I would love to get started working with you and am happy to answer any questions you may have for me.  I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, emotional abuse and physical trauma. My therapeutic approach is client centered, utilizing cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused, narrative therapy, mindfulness, and attachment theory as tailored to your needs...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder.

Wilson Bezerra-Flanders (MA, LPCC, LMHC) - 20 Years Experience

Hello. I am a psychotherapist in the San Francisco Bay Area. I went to Boston University for my Bachelor in Psychology Degree and to Harvard University for my graduate studies. I earned a Postgraduate Diploma at Mass. General Hospital, Dept. of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. I am licensed in several US states and I have been in the field for about 20 years. I have trained and worked in several settings, including hospitals, drug treatment clinics, private practice and in managed care. I help clients with low self-esteem, adjustment difficulties, anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, trauma and drug addiction...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Sheila Mansfield (LPC, NCC) - 19 Years Experience

Hello, I'm Sheila, a Licensed Professional Counselor and National Certified Counselor (LPC, NCC), and I have been in practice for over 18 years. I love what I do, which is listening, helping and guiding people as they learn the tools to achieve their therapeutic goals. I've worked with individuals, children/adolescents, families, and couples with such issues as grief/loss, anger management, relationship/family conflict, career challenges, depression, anxiety, and communication issues. I've been fortunate to work with a variety of different people of all ages, cultures and socio-economic statuses and those sessions have occurred in a variety of settings--- from private offices to schools to military bases to court to therapy in the home...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression, ADHD.

Leann Moore (LMFT, Certified, Clinical, Trauma, Professional) - 6 Years Experience

Hi, I am a licensed family therapist with the state of California. I have six years of experience. I am also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional which means I am trained to help those who have experienced trauma, grief and/or loss. Along with trauma, I have experience with anxiety, depression, relationship struggles, self-esteem problems and those road bumps in life we all face. Sometimes we feel stuck, not sure which direction we should go, I can help with that too. I have been described as compassionate and patient yet direct. I approach most situations from a cognitive behavioral angle however depending upon the client/situation I may use solution focused, narrative or trauma focused treatment; I allow the client's needs to direct how our sessions go...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Parenting issues, Career difficulties.

Sana Akhtar Ramay (MA, LMFT) - 6 Years Experience

My name is Sana Akhtar Ramay and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. I always knew I wanted to work in a helping profession. After graduating with my Bachelors in Science in Psychology with an emphasis in Biology from University of California, Davis, I started working with children diagnosed with Autism, probably the most challenging job I have had but also equally rewarding. A few months in I was promoted to a leadership position; I started to realize how natural it was for me to be successful in that field further leading me to enroll in my Master’s program...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression.

Kellie Gardner (MS, LMFT) - 6 Years Experience

Depressed? Anxious? Stressed about life changes? I truly believe in therapy because it works, and you deserve to feel better. My philosophy about therapy is that everyone has the tools to feel better, but sometimes they need help learning how to use these tools. That’s where I come in. Therapy is a sacred space to share difficult things for the first time and for that reason being a therapist is such a privilege to me. To be a part of your story is an honor. I believe that the relationship you have with your therapist is one of the most important things in the journey to betterment, and so I believe in being real with you and down to earth...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Anger management, Career difficulties, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Gina Marquardt (LMFT) - 8 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. I earned my Masters in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University in 2011, and I have been working as a therapist since that time. I work with clients who are dealing with anxiety, depression, career concerns, substance abuse, LGBT issues, family and relationship issues, and coping with chronic illnesses. I utilize various types of therapy in my practice, such as, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Person-Centered Therapy, Positive Psychology, Smart Recovery, and motivational techniques...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping wi.

Dr. Susie King (PsyD) - 8 Years Experience

My name is Dr. King and I’m a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in California. I completed both my Master’s and Doctoral degrees at California Lutheran University, and my Bachelor’s degree at the University of California San Diego. My experience has included working in community counseling, substance abuse treatment, the juvenile justice system, school-based mental health, and in a group home. I am able to help individuals of all ages and with a wide variety of problems and diagnoses. Disorders such as depression and anxiety, addiction, relationship problems, abuse and trauma, and difficulty adjusting to life’s changes are some of the areas I can help you with...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, B.

Patricia Chmura (PCC-S) - 30 Years Experience

I am a licensed professional clinical counselor in Ohio for the past thirty years. I have provided therapy services to individuals (child, teen, adult), couples, families and groups across a variety of settings that have included community mental health centers, residential centers and private practices. I have come to learn to trust a client to know what is working for them and what they are tripping over. The relationship we develop allows the collaboration and the eventual success of goals. My training has given me the skills to address symptoms of depression, anxiety, stress, mood disorders, relationship concerns and trauma...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Molly Roha-Fuentes (MS, LMFT) - 10 Years Experience

I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California with over 10 years of experience working as a psychotherapist and clinical supervisor. I've worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including trauma, depression, anxiety, relationship and family issues, parenting, communication, life changes and grief and loss. My style is warm, open and engaging, and I believe in treating everyone with respect and compassion. I take an eclectic approach with clients, and work from experiential, family systems and solution-focused perspectives...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Depression, Coaching, ADHD.

Renee Bynum (LMFT) - 4 Years Experience

Welcome, and thank you for your time in learning more about me! My name is Renee Bynum and I am a licensed marriage and family therapist in the state of California. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, client-centered, mindfulness and solution-focused counseling. My clinical experience includes working with children, adolescents, adults, and families dealing with a variety of mental health issues including anxiety, depression, trauma, relational conflict, parenting, life transitions, and chemical dependency...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, ADHD.

Jennifer Roche-Sheets (LPCC) - 10 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in California with over 10 years of experience working in the mental health field. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, stress, relationship issues, parenting problems, and career challenges. My counseling style is client-centered and supportive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, compassion, and I honor those that choose to trust me with the details of their mental health journey. My job is to work with you to develop a treatment plan that best suits your needs and concerns...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue.

Tania McLean-Nicholas (LMFT) - 16 Years Experience

Greetings! My name is Tania McLean-Nicholas and I am a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist in California. I have been in the helping field for over 16 years. However, I can remember as early as 7 years old giving counsel and guidance to my friends who would find themselves in disputes over toys and dolls. I would share the pain and sorrow of those who were hurting, always wanting to help or make things better. I have experience working with adults, couples, children and adolescents. My practice focuses on utilizing solution focused, cognitive behavioral therapy, family systems theories and a variety of various treatment modalities that best suit the needs of the client...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Anush Petrosyan (LMFT) - 7 Years Experience

I am a sex-positive therapist that has completed Gottman's Level 3 Couples Therapy training. with this training I focus on improving couple's communication, connection, and intimacy. I have a minor in sex therapy and am very comfortable discussing and working through sexual trauma and issues. I am kink-friendly, poly-friendly and take an non-judgmental, education approach to therapy. I have knowledge and experience with individuals in alternative lifestyles, and ethically non-monogamous relationships. I am also available to do sexual education sessions for individuals and couples so if you are interested in learning about sexuality, kink, BDSM, alternative lifestyles, or anything else pertaining to sexual education please reach out to me.

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue.

Arianna Helfant (LMFT) - 7 Years Experience

Thank you for visiting my BetterHelp profile! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Los Angeles, California. I provide in-person counseling at my office in Tarzana, as a counselor for the West Valley Counseling Center. I earned my undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California where I majored in Psychology and Law. I continued my education at USC and earned my Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. I have experience working with many types of issues, ranging from depression and anxiety to infidelity and chronic illness...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Coping with life changes, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Compassion fatigue.

Melissa Morais Parr (LMFT) - 10 Years Experience

Hello, I am a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in the state of California and have an online therapy practice. I completed my Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from Alliant International University in 2009. I have worked in various settings including outpatient, school-based, and residential, and have provided therapy to a diverse group of clientele on a wide-range of concerns. I specialize in providing therapy to individuals, teens, couples and families who are struggling with life stressors, relationship concerns, parenting difficulties, depression, and anxiety...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Billie Trahan (LPCC) - 17 Years Experience

Hello, my name is Billie Trahan, LPCC. I have been a counselor for 17 years, with experience regarding a wide variety of issues, including, but not limited to, trauma, family issues, domestic violence, and mood disorders. I have worked in a range of clinical settings and with all ages and populations. I have extensive experience in trauma related issues, primarily abuse. I have worked as an on-site therapist in school settings, providing trauma based debriefing and grief counseling to students after traumatic events in the school or with fellow students...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Addictions, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Kim Fuller (LMFT) - 20 Years Experience

It's very difficult to be in stressful situations that can cause lots of anxiety and self-doubt. Perhaps you're looking for something more than advice from family and friends. If you're looking for a warm and inviting counseling atmosphere, I am eager to work with you to develop effective coping skills and a greater self-awareness to reach your full potential. Together, you and I can work to set goals that are appropriate and attainable for you, at your pace. For therapy to be effective for you, I work hard to build genuine and long lasting trust...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression, Compassion fatigue.

Sherry Lewis (MSW, LCSW) - 10 Years Experience

Welcome! My name is Sherry Lewis and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 10 years of combined unlicensed and licensed experience in the medical and mental health field providing services for young children, adolescents, & adults. I have worked in the fields of medical social work and community mental health. Some of my experience includes treating issues relating to grief and loss, end of life issues, depression, anxiety disorders, adjustment disorders, and stage of life transitions. My counseling style is warm and empathetic with roots based in trust and respect...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Compassion fatigue.

Laura Kluss (LCSW) - 5 Years Experience

I am a licensed clinical social worker in California, diving into my 5th year of clinical work and therapy. I have worked with clients with a wide range of symptoms including depression, anxiety, mood lability, anger management, substance abuse, thought disorders, relationship issues and grief. I have extensive experience working with people who have experienced trauma and abuse. I have worked in a community inpatient psychiatric hospital, state prisons, and now work with veterans at a VA hospital. My counseling approach is warm and helpful...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Maria Rios (LMFT) - 7 Years Experience

Hello! I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California (LMFT) and I have been working in a counseling field since 2012. I have experience working in residential and outpatient settings and in my own private practice with clients experiencing depression, anxiety, relationships issues, parenting, teen concerns, life transitions, and a wide range of challenges including grief/loss, trauma, abuse, OCD, bipolar, and crisis and adjustment issues. I mostly tend to draw from the person-centered approach when in a therapeutic relationship with my clients...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching.

Rachelle Roberts (LMFT, CCHP-MH) - 10 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Marriage, Family Therapist with earned Master of Science in Clinical Psychology with the emphasis in Forensic and Addictive Behavior. I have earned a specialized mental health certification with the National Commission of Correctional Health Care that is dedicated to improving the quality of correctional health services and helping correctional facilities provide effective and efficient care and work as an active consultant for mental health services in the incarcerated setting. Through the use of existential and solution focused therapy, I have had great success giving hope and changing lives of those that take this journey to understand and empower themselves...

Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, Coaching.

Eric Kammersgard (MA, LMFT) - 31 Years Experience

Hello, and thanks for considering me to assist in your life journey. I am a marriage and family therapist licensed in California with over 30 years of experience working the continuum of behavioral health. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, goal setting, and career challenges.. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling style is to work collaboratively with you to jointly determine your specific needs and to develop goals and an action plan...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Coping with life changes, Addictions, LGBT, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar diso.

Molly Brumagin (M.A., MFT) - 4 Years Experience

Hi there! I am a marriage and family therapist licensed in California with almost 5 years of experience working as a child development and parenting specialist, as well as a life coach to individuals working through a variety of life’s challenges. I have worked with clients dealing with a wide range of concerns including life transitions, anxiety, issues related to self-esteem, relationship issues, family issues, parenting issues, attention to task and life organization. My counseling style is warm, empathetic and interactive. As a part of my practice style, I believe strongly in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity and compassion...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, ADHD, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Career difficulties, Depression.

Leslie Campbell (LCSW) - 25 Years Experience

I've worked as a social worker since the mid 1990s, first as an MSW degreed social worker, then as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker for the past nearly 10 years. I earned my Master in Social Work from San Diego State University, and proceeded to work as a social worker with the County of San Diego in Child Welfare. Much of my tenure as a protective services worker within CPS was spent working with severely emotionally disturbed youth, primarily teens, in various levels of care. After a long, rewarding career in the public sector, I decided to branch out into purely clinical social work within such organizations as non profit agencies in crisis houses, where adults were stepping down from inpatient hospitalization for mental health and/or substance use issues...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping wi.

Jerome Scott Jr (LMFT) - 16 Years Experience

During the past nineteen years, I have worked as an integral member of a multidisciplinary treatment team providing therapeutic intervention, case management and chemical dependency counseling for a large diverse patient population in an acute psychiatric hospital setting. As a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist, I have consistently demonstrated a high level of professionalism, therapeutic innovation and ethically responsible approach with resolving the critical issues encountered by our patients. I believe that this quote by Emmett Fox will clearly articulate my clinical orientation “There exists a mystic power that is able to transform the human experience so thoroughly, so radically, so completely that when the process is completed your own family and friends would hardly recognize you, in fact, you would scarcely be able to recognize yourself...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression.

Jennifer Sherman (MA, LMFT) - 9 Years Experience

"You will face many defeats in your life, but never let yourself be defeated” Maya Angelou. Life is full of positive moments where the strength to define ourselves and develop skills to live more fully are easily found. But when life becomes whittled with challenges, stress, and struggles, the test then becomes learning to navigate our feelings, recognize our thoughts, and make changes in our behavior to live more wholly. Most of the time we are capable of handling life’s stresses, but sometimes things can get too overwhelming and stressful, and we need help...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue.

Melissa Brabandt (MA, LPC, NCC) - 8 Years Experience

Hello! My name is Melissa Brabandt. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 8 years of experience working with clients living with anxiety and depression, as well as people having difficulty with life transitions and change. I firmly believe that people can live a healthy, happy, and productive life while learning to manage and overcome anxiety and low mood. I would love to help you develop skills to maneuver the waters of feeling stressed out, overwhelmed, or low. My goal is to provide a safe place for you to share your concerns and to help create action steps that reflect your needs and abilities...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Compassion fatigue.

Barbi Pecenco (LMFT) - 10 Years Experience

Hi! Thank you for checking out my profile! I'm so glad you are here. I am a licensed marriage and family therapist with over 10 years of experience helping clients cope with life's challenges. Life can be difficult sometimes--that is normal. But sometimes we suffer much more than we need to. It's courageous to ask for help when we are struggling. When I was 24 years old, I reached out for to a therapist for the first time and she gave me to tools to change my life and inspired me to want to be a therapist myself, so that I could help others the way she helped me...

Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression.

Debbie Lignell (LMFT) - 25 Years Experience

Welcome! I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and I love my work. I have been in the field for over 20 years and have served in a variety of capacity's. I also teach college courses in Psychology and Early Childhood Education at a local community college. Whether you are facing challenges, or merely seeking change in your life, working with a therapist can assist you in your journey. I have experience working with individuals, couples, children and families. Issues that often bring people to therapy are feelings of depression, loss, anxiety, relationship concerns, low self esteem and the desire to change...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compas.

Holly Duffy (MA, LMFT) - 7 Years Experience

I help people focus on their specific goals and make life changes while dealing with any emotional, traumatic, behavioral, social and/or relational issues. My approach is warm, connected, and artistic, yet honest and serious when and if needed. The way I practice therapy is by seeing each individual as unique and curtailing their counseling for their specific needs and desired outcomes. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), which is evidence based, is taking grounded concrete action in one's thinking, behavior, emotions, habits, and/or hobbies has been a focus of my training and experience...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Addictions, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, .

Dora Shalts-Lastra (MA, LMHC) - 8 Years Experience

I believe that everyone has a unique light within that guides them and is the key to your unique gift to this world. Too often we confuse life’s complicated, negative events and our reactions to them as a sign of our value and self-worth, instead of as waves in an otherwise calm ocean. I am passionate about helping my clients return to the light that exists within themselves, and to spread it to those around them. My name is Dora and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in the state of Massachusetts. I have been practicing as a clinician since 2011 and licensed since 2015...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue.

Dr. Negar Nazari (Ph.D.) - 8 Years Experience

Contemplating therapy is a courageous first step and I admire your decision to seek help. Perhaps you have been overworked, feeling stressed, worried, and struggling to keep it all together. I will meet you as you are and create a safe space to explore your unique inner world. Together we can identify your strengths, change old patterns, increase self-compassion, strengthen coping skills, enhance relationships, and make life much more meaningful. I provide an environment that is non-judgmental, utilizing a caring and collaborative approach to help you feel heard, supported, and empowered...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Eating disorders, ADHD.

Katherine Jones (LMFT) - 3 Years Experience

Hello, I am an LMFT who works to create a safe and validating space for clients to express the struggles they are enduring. I am interested in working in a strengths-based way guiding clients to find the answers they need to heal and move forward. I work to be personable and also offer DBT and CBT skills in hopes of creating strong basis for coping as we explore the issue at hand as well as patterns that know longer serve the client. With these resources, I work with those who are experiencing stress at work or in their relationships, are recovering from childhood or more recent trauma and I love to support those who feel like the odd one out...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Depression, ADHD.

Shalina Kumar (M.S., LMFT, APCC) - 3 Years Experience

Are you experiencing a new challenge or adjusting to current life circumstances? At times of great stress, we use familiar ways of coping with problems that may no longer work for our present situations. In counseling, Shalina hopes to come alongside you as a supportive helper in your times of great stress or transition. Shalina hopes to create that safe place where you can explore your concerns and heal from past emotional pain. Shalina has training in working with difficult emotions utilizing skills from dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT)...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Norma Cuenca (MA, LMFT) - 7 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Alcohol/Drug Counselor, in California, with more than 7 years of experience providing direct mental health therapy and alcohol/drug counseling. I have worked with individuals ages five to adult with a variety of presenting issues, including mood disorders, anxiety, post-traumatic stress, alcoholism and drug addiction, as well as family conflicts and teenagers’ issues. I am aware of cultural factors and I am sensitive and respectful of people’s values. I have experience in different settings, schools, agencies and private practice...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Addictions, LGBT, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Tracy Contreras (MSW, LCSW) - 7 Years Experience

Are you open to learning how to grow and develop into a person who wants to live more authentically? If so, we can work together if you are willing to give yourself a chance. I work with people who have adjustment issues, mild depression, mild anxiety, mild to moderate panic disorders, those focused on self improvement/development and self esteem and confidence issues. I have a special interest in relationship and sexual health issues and wish to empower men and women in exploring what healthy and fulfilling sex means to them. Young adults who wish to discuss new life directions and relationships are welcome to try and make a connection...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Compassion fatigue.

Aimie French (MA, BCBA, LMFT) - 3 Years Experience

I am a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA) and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) in California. I combine my behavioral and psychotherapy training to help clients from a holistic perspective. I have worked with a variety of clients with a number of issues including, but not limited to: communication, self-esteem, parenting, life changes, anxiety, and depression. My training and approach to therapy is warm and collaborative. I like to start by identifying your goals. My psychotherapy approach involves a lot of communication, active listening, and exploration, while my behavioral approach creates clear and attainable goals, along with a plan for achieving them...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Relationship issues, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Coaching, ADHD.

Karen Rafalik (LCSW) - 3 Years Experience

Hello! I am Karen Rafalik, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) who has worked in the behavioral health field for the past 15 years. I decided I wanted to work as a counselor after taking a career aptitude test in middle school. I didn’t fully appreciate the strength it took to open up to a complete stranger until I started to work with individuals for the first time. It truly takes a lot to share your inner most thoughts and fears with a stranger, so let me tell you a little more about my style so you can decide if we would be a good fit...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Anger management, Bipolar disorder.

Amy Abbasov (M., Ed., LPC-S) - 8 Years Experience

Hi! My Name is Amy Abbasov. I am an LPC with a national license issued by the state of Texas and I have an M.Ed. in counseling. I have 8 years of counseling experience. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, family conflicts, coping with grief and loss, parenting issues, social behavior, and crisis counseling. I am experienced in many counseling techniques and find myself to have an open minded compassionate approach. My counseling style and approach is Holistic/Integrative. The first few sessions start out with a person-centered therapy approach...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Stephanie Locascio (LCPC, APCC) - 10 Years Experience

My name is Stephanie and I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC), in the state of IL. After practicing professional counseling in a community setting in Chicago, for over ten years, I recently made the move to Los Angeles. Working in the community setting has provided me with a diverse skillset and countless meaningful therapeutic relationships and experiences. I work with women and men experiencing depression, anxiety, grief and loss, life transitions, relationship issues, and those who desire deeper meaning and connection in their lives...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Compassion fatigue.

Jon Page (LMFT/MA) - 3 Years Experience

As a Spiritually based Therapist, I focus on meeting the needs of the "whole person." All aspects of our lives are interconnected. Your physical health affects your emotional health, your emotional health affects your relational health, and your spiritual (mind-body-soul) health binds them all together. I am a personal therapist and life coach who can help you with your relationships, financial goals, health goals, substance issues, child and adolescent behaviors, purpose and motivation, and overall health and happiness in life. I specialize in issues of; depression, anxiety, obsessive thoughts, relational strife, grief, child and adolescent behavioral issues, spiritual development, faith-based transformation, and developing your personal identity.

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with li.

Tanyika Moore (LMFT) - 7 Years Experience

My name is Tanyika “Tann” Moore, LMFT. I have been working in the mental health industry for seven years and have worked with various populations. My approach is designed to fit my client's needs and relies on the power of personal strengths through the use of creative arts therapies, wholistic approaches and integrative interventions. I have nearly one decade experience working with identification of negative patterns hindering success. As a clinician I will help you identify and implement coping techniques, grounding techniques and interventions...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Depression, Coaching, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Mateus Porter (MA, LMFT) - 7 Years Experience

Hello, my name is Mateus Porter, MA, LMFT. I’m a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California. I work in a non-profit setting as well as enjoying my private practice where I see a variety of clients ranging in age and struggling with depression, anxiety, school/work stress, self-esteem issues, life transitions, relationship issues, and parenting concerns. My specialty is working with student-athletes struggling with a variety of issues, but you definitely do not have to be an athlete to see me! Therapy can vary depending on the individual therapist that you work with...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Coping with life changes, ADHD.

Jordan Boehler (LCSW) - 5 Years Experience

I have provided in-person, individual therapy to children, teenagers, adults, seniors, and caregivers regardless of diagnosis, background, or need for the last five years. I’ve done this while also employed as an outpatient Clinical Director for the Telecare Corporation, serving adults diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness to recover their hope, health, and dreams. I have recently decided to focus solely on developing my private practice. I am a Mental Health Therapist and certified Rapid Resolution Therapist. I specialize in working with children, adolescents, adults, and seniors diagnosed with severe and persistent mental illness, Co-Occurring disorders, PTSD, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, depression, OCD, phobias, substance use disorders, mood disorders, personality disorders, and grief/loss issues...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes.

Christie Stegmaier (MS, LMFT) - 5 Years Experience

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California with over five years’ experience. Along my journey of becoming a therapist, I have also received 40-hours of domestic violence training. I have worked with individuals with a wide variety of issues including domestic violence, depression, anxiety, relationship and intimacy issues, parenting issues, personality disorders, and OCD. I have also worked with many individuals who have experienced trauma and abuse. Although I am more of a direct therapist, I am also a warm and interactive therapist...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Depression, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue.

Kristen Watkins (LMFT) - 9 Years Experience

Hello, my name is Kristen Watkins and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California. I earned my BA in Psychology from Chapman University and my MA in Marriage and Family Therapy from George Fox University. As a Marriage and Family Therapist, I view issues clients bring to session through the lens of relationships. For example, if we are working together to address feelings of anxiety, we would explore how those feelings were impacting your relationships at work, at home, and in the community. My therapeutic style is warm and direct...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Paul White (LMFT) - 4 Years Experience

Have you found yourself at a crossroad? Perhaps you have been feeling as though your life is no longer progressing? The sense of being stuck in life can bring about a deep sense of anxiety and depression; not to mention physical illnesses. You may not even know how to see the cause of the stress leading you away from the happiness and peace you deserve. My strength lies in helping you find your true purpose in life while safely exploring your gifts. My task is to help you uncover a new sense of balance. And while the path ahead may be full of ups and downs, I firmly believe that your journey towards wholeness only begins when you embrace the healer within...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, LGBT, Relationship issues, Grief, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Depression, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

Megan Bowling (M.A, LMFT) - 6 Years Experience

Hello, and thank you for coming by! My name is Megan Bowling. I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) and have been practicing for over six years now. I have worked with all ages, ethnicities, and cultural backgrounds. My specialty is dual diagnosis (when many things bother us that we have difficulty with), anxiety, depression, life changes, self-esteem, trauma, ADHD, and family conflict. My main therapeutic approach is grounded in cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and all of the modalities under CBT. Cognitive Behavior Therapy is rooted in the way we understand our thoughts/feelings and what we can do to be more mindful about how we life and the progress we can make...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Relationship issues, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD.

This list of California online therapists was last updated on Thursday, July 11, 2019