Psychotherapist for Life Transitions issues

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Tracey L Chester
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, MA

Tracey L Chester

'I primarily work with patients who suffer from chronic pain or chronic illness. Simply put, patients need extra attention their loved ones may be unable to provide. I am the founder and clinical director of San Diego Pain and Trauma Institute, located in Sorrento Valley. The mission of this clinic is to provide an holistic approach, with primary care doctors, trauma-informed care, from physical therapy…

San Diego, CA
Ioanna Angelakis
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

Ioanna Angelakis

'My name is pronounced E-O-Anna, and I have 15 years of experience in assisting unique individuals, like yourself, in overcoming obstacles and setbacks, to shine as you are meant to. I work from a Strength-Based Approach and believe in your potential, whether you are a child or an adult, with a collaborative, individualized and Brief strategy to help you to alleviate those symptoms with haste.…

San Francisco, CA
Lincoln Wachira Waitiki
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

Lincoln Wachira Waitiki

'Lincoln Wachira Waitiki, MA.LMFT. is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (California license #LMFT109179) in an independent practice in Modesto, California. Since 2018, I offer therapy to families, individuals, couples and children facing a variety of relationship problems. Since 2005 I have provided therapeutic mental health specialty services to the underserved in San Joaquin County and Stanislaus County residents. In my practice I use a…

Modesto, CA
Pamela J Hale
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

Pamela J Hale

"Are you ready to live a more connected life? Navigating life's transitions is an on going process and at times can cause anxiety, depression and relationship struggles. These issues deserve care and support that can be received by reaching out for help.nn I can help you can find ways to better manage the changes that life brings, or to initiate the changes you want to…

Newport Beach, CA
EMDR Psychotherapy and Mental Health Consulation
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

EMDR Psychotherapy and Mental Health Consulation

"Are you bothered by an upsetting event (s) that you cannot get out of your mind? Do you know something is holding you back, perhaps from your past, but you can't seem to shake it? Have you tried traditional talk therapy, but your past still has a grip on you? Exciting breakthroughs have been advanced in our understanding of how our brains mange memories. The…

Oakland, CA
Katrina Tattenham
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

Katrina Tattenham

"We are all living through scary and intense times. Are you struggling with adjusting to life in-doors? Do you have children that are out of school, and you're not as calm and patient as your were before? Are your children overwhelmed and anxious/sad about missing their friends? Maybe you are worried about your community or the state of the world. Maybe you have always felt…

Santa Cruz, CA
Maria G. Gonzalez
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

Maria G. Gonzalez

'Seeking help is the first courageous step towards growth, change, fulfillment and healing. These days, daily life can be really difficult to manage and it can be a struggle to not lose ourselves to the anxiety, depression, grief, trauma and chaos we experience. Feeling alone, disconnected and discouraged doesn’t have to remain the status quo. There is hope in recognizing your greatness and your potential.…

Fullerton, CA
Alena Y. N. Gittens
Psychologist, PhD

Alena Y. N. Gittens

'Sometimes in life we get overwhelmed, feel stuck, and hopeless. Sometimes it can feel as though things keep piling up against us and it can be hard to feel complete. Some people may experience this emotionally, others more physically. Different things trigger these responses in us and make it hard for us to thrive. Whether it is the pandemic, trauma, depression, anxiety, family or relational…

Foster City, CA
Cymone Noel Damon-David
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT

Cymone Noel Damon-David

'Ever question why you may repeat the same patterns or behaviors? Do you have troubling memories, or road blocks, that prevent you from achieving stability in relationships? My goal is to collaborate with you to deepen your focus and understanding of yourself. We can create any life we want when we know how to do that. Too often we can build walls where we see…

Los Angeles, CA
www.raquelgarciapsychotherapy.com
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

www.raquelgarciapsychotherapy.com

'I offer Indvidual, Couples and Family Psychotherapy, in English and Spanish. I honor the principles of compassion, openness, acceptance, non judgment, equality for all. I use inquiry and mindfulness of emotions, thoughts and body to welcome and receive what wants to be seen; consider the multigenerational, biological, psychosocial and internal aspects of the human being as a way to better understand ourselves. I use Mindfulness,…

San Francisco, CA
Henna Cho
Associate Clinical Social Worker, ASW

Henna Cho

'Are you feeling alone, unheard, or stuck? Are you experiencing anxiety, fatigue, and excessive worrying that impact your relationships and career? I’m glad you’re taking the time to notice these changes and to invest in yourself to become a better version of yourself. In sessions, I utilize Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to help identify ways to incorporate positive changes for your negative thought patterns. Thus, you…

Los Angeles, CA
Y’Lang (“E-Lang”) T. Dong
Psychologist, PhD

Y’Lang (“E-Lang”) T. Dong

'Welcome! I am a licensed psychologist with 20 years of experience. Over the years, I have had the privilege to work collaboratively with clients presenting with a wide range of challenges and from diverse cultural backgrounds. These specific areas include anxiety, depression, grief, childhood traumas, postpartum depression/anxiety, domestic violence, occupational stress, marital problems, interpersonal stress, phase of life challenges, and self-esteem concerns. Through a strong…

Fremont, CA
Laura Picard
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT

Laura Picard

"Therapy doesn’t have to be a dreaded experience. With a kind heart and open mind, I strive to make therapy a comfortable place where you can explore the deepest insights about yourself with compassion and empathy. Therapy becomes an experience and journey about who YOU are and where YOU want to go. Is something standing in the way? Are you stuck in repetitive patterns or…

Irvine, CA
Christine Park
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

Christine Park

'I focus on helping my clients connect to their inner strengths in order to help them heal, learn, and thrive in their daily lives. Whether you may be struggling with anxiety, trauma, abuse, relational difficulties, life transitions, self-esteem or identify issues - we will work collaboratively, to explore and make meaning of things that have happened as well as take time to process and be…

Long Beach, CA
Genevieve Brink-Capriola
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

Genevieve Brink-Capriola

'Life can be very challenging at times and difficult to cope with. Are you feeling overwhelmed, anxious, or bad about yourself? Are you wanting more joy and meaning in your life? I can help you to learn and use new knowledge and skills that will help you to feel better and more able to cope with the struggles we experience.', 'My approach is very collaborative,…

Chico, CA
Kelly Ahearn
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

Kelly Ahearn

"Sometimes it's just not easy and we get stuck repeating the same cycles because it's familiar but not helpful. Coping skills learned to survive in the past worked then but most likely are not helpful to you now which can be a great cause of you feeling anxious, depressed, stressed, or struggling with managing it all. I promise you are not alone. I believe in…

San Diego, CA
Phern Hunt
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT

Phern Hunt

'Psychotherapy with me will be a guided, supportive exploration of how you think, feel, act and relate to others. I am a relational therapist: an approach to therapy which combines self-understanding and self-acceptance in relationship to your significant others, both past and present. We all need to be understood. This is my primary job with you: to understand how you think and feel. Once you…

San Francisco, CA
Pacific Practice, LLC., Nami Nocifera
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

Pacific Practice, LLC., Nami Nocifera

'Afraid that you've lost your old self and are becoming a person that you do not want to be? Wondering, "Why can't I just be happy?" Don't give up! It is tough navigating all the self-critical thoughts that show up when we are trying to do our best. Although we are not taught to show kindness to ourselves-- mindful self-compassion counteracts the barrage of judgment…

Marina Del Rey, CA
Ari Max Bachrach
MS, NP, PMHNP

Ari Max Bachrach

'My love of psychotherapy is rooted in deep belief of the transformative potential of individuals to heal, grow, and realize their most healthy and happy selves, and in turn to have greater capacity and freedom to change our communities and society. As a nurse practitioner I aim to work with you towards that goal. In much the same way that we are shaped by our…

Oakland, CA
Danae Sowell
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

Danae Sowell

' Do you feel unhappy in your current life situation? Do feelings of depression, anxiety or low self-esteem keep you feeling "stuck" or "lost?" Is your child or teen struggling with depression, anxiety, emotional expression and self-esteem during this challenging time? Let's figure this out together. I believe that therapy should be a healthy and restorative process where you feel safe and understood. I value…

San Diego, CA
Cheryll Putt, LMFT
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

Cheryll Putt, LMFT

"You have been going through the motions, avoiding your past difficult experiences, and trying to live a normal happy life. But, the past keeps creeping up. It interrupts your plans and goals, and negatively effects your day to day life and your relationships. It might be something that happened in your childhood or a more recent experience. Either way, your life isn't going the way…

San Diego, CA
Wendy Fiering
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

Wendy Fiering

"Feeling overwhelmed? Worried about your child? Is anxiety, anger, or stress taking over? I'm here to help. I offer therapy for adults, kids, and families that's strengths-based, collaborative, and solution-focused. We'll create positive momentum from our first meeting. Building on the strengths you or your child already have, I’ll offer tools and strategies to use when challenging situations arise. You'll gain a new perspective, a…

Berkeley, CA
Noosha Niv
Psychologist, PhD

Noosha Niv

"I want to provide you and your family evidence-based treatments to help reduce your symptoms, improve your quality of life, and reach your goals. Are you living a life that is not aligned with your wants and values? Are you struggling with addiction, mood, anxiety, or psychotic symptoms? Are you the family member of someone having these difficulties? Are you getting frustrated that your family…

Los Angeles, CA
JoAnn Fitzpatrick
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

JoAnn Fitzpatrick

'You may be a parent worried about your teenager, a college student struggling to become independent, or an adult feeling "stuck" or unhappy in life. These are all very familiar experiences that I treat within my private practice. I have been helping adolescents, young adults & their families adapt, grow and thrive for over twenty years. Whether it is helping with the normal growing pains…

Seal Beach, CA
Kate Westengard
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

Kate Westengard

'Looking to figure out who you are? Why you do what you do? Have you been feeling sad, anxious, flat and/or overwhelmed? Are you looking for someone to talk to about how to cope with life? You are not alone and I would like to help. I have a passion for connecting with my clients and meeting them where they are. Together, we will work…

Redlands, CA
Jennifer Uhlman
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MS, AMFT, APCC

Jennifer Uhlman

"Ever felt as though you no longer have control over our own story; as if anxiety and depression are villains preventing you from enjoying the adventures and stories of our own life. I am here to help you find empowerment, growth, healing, and accomplish your goals as we use your passions to help re-author your own story. We can also work together via teletherapy, and…

Santa Ana, CA
Melissa D Volchok
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

Melissa D Volchok

'Helping clients realize their desired life changes is one of the most gratifying parts of my job as a Marriage and Family Therapist. Empowering people to live their best lives is always my goal, whether my clients (an individual, a couple, or a family) are wanting to heal from pain, gain hope, or achieve something they perceive as out of reach. I always approach them…

Northridge, CA
Marianne Von Michalofski
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT, BEd

Marianne Von Michalofski

'As a parent it can be upsetting and worrisome to see your child struggle with school or family life. You really would like to see your child confident and capable of handling the difficulties of everyday life as well as building their resilience to cope with challenges in the future. You may be wondering how to help your child or where to find someone to…

Los Altos, CA
UniHealth Counseling & Psychology – Group Practice
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CCBTS

UniHealth Counseling & Psychology – Group Practice

'If you feel the stress of personal relationships, the stress of work, and even the stress bottled up from life circumstances over the years, we may be able to help. When challenging experiences push us away from our path, and from living up to the potential we know we have, an attentive and responsive therapeutic environment for positive healthy change may help. Our office is…

San Francisco, CA
Jessica Byrd-Olmstead
Psychologist, PhD

Jessica Byrd-Olmstead

'Psychotherapy can be helpful addressing coping with loss, chronic stress from work in a demanding industry, or wanting to explore the relationship patterns in your life and how they have led you to where you are now. You may be ready to let go of old habits and patterns that hold you back from living a life filled with purpose and joy. I work collaboratively…

Saratoga, CA
Clinton Scheidt
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

Clinton Scheidt

'I’ve always had a passion for helping people get through the emotional challenges that come with being human. My mission is to create a safe, warm, nonjudgmental environment in which you can address these emotional challenges. I strive to instill hope no matter what problems are being faced. Whether you need coping skills to improve daily functioning or want to gain insight into deeper issues,…

San Pedro, CA
Paul E Margolis
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, R-DMT

Paul E Margolis

'I am a compassionate Solution Focused Therapist, who specializes in helping children, teens, individuals, and families cope with the aftermath of trauma. Whether there has been abuse, an assault, bullying, or the experience of witnessing a troubling event, I can help you or your child work through the transition and develop new coping strategies that can be successfully applied in the home, school, and work…

Santa Rosa, CA
Kimiko Miller
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

Kimiko Miller

"Now offering zoom sessions. And free 15 min zoom consultation, to see if we are a good fit. Do you have relationship issues and can't figure out why? Are you depressed because you feel like you have no purpose? Is your anxiety debilitating? I am here to help you work through what's keeping you from the freedom you are seeking. I help clients process and…

Huntington Beach, CA
Sarah Barker
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

Sarah Barker

'With many twists and turns these days, new crisis, and changing cultural climate, it is important to feel heard and validated. I would like to offer telehealth sessions to individuals in order to assist you in processing these concerns as well as other needs, struggles, and insights you may be faced with. While we will be meeting in this alternative manner I will strive to…

Chico, CA
Carolyn Jordan
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

Carolyn Jordan

"*Accepting New Clients* Where are the road blocks in your life? Perhaps you had a traumatic experience, are going through a life transition, have relationship issues, or are affected by a dysfunctional childhood. Perhaps you haven't been able to put your finger on why you feel this way, but are overwhelmed with feelings of anxiety, depression, or lack focus and motivation. I use a strength-based,…

Encino, CA
Mindful Matters Counseling, Marni Goldberg
Counselor, EdS, MA, LMFT, LPCC

Mindful Matters Counseling, Marni Goldberg

'Are you ready to finally feel in control of your life? I know how hard it can be to take the first step in finding a therapist who is a good fit for you, but you deserve happiness! Anxiety and stress can get in the way of having a happy and fulfilling life. If you or your teen/young adult are struggling with thoughts, feelings, or…

San Diego, CA
Sonya Ullrich
Pre-Licensed Professional, APCC, SEP

Sonya Ullrich

"If you feel like you've done enough talk therapy, bring your body back into the conversation. If you are struggling with relationship issues, stress, trauma, chronic pain, anxiety, depression, or addiction, we can collaborate to bring you relief and understanding. If you are a survivor of child abuse or neglect or social marginalization, you'll be safe and gently held here, too.", 'I use touch skills,…

La Mesa, CA
Lauren McMillan
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT

Lauren McMillan

'A native to Los Angeles I get it; the constant hustle, traffic, the grind of working to pay for life not psychotherapy. I know you’ve got valid reasons for why this isn’t the best time for therapy, but I’m calling your bluff. You’re not too busy, too old, too Black, or too broken. This is “right time” because there will never be a right time…

Santa Monica, CA
Kimberly Yudt
Associate Clinical Social Worker, ACSW

Kimberly Yudt

"Hi, I'm Kimberly & I'm glad you're here. My practice focuses on the healthy development and mental wellness of children, teens, young adults, and their families. I take a collaborative approach to creating a safe environment for individuals to explore their innermost thoughts, emotions, and life challenges. I integrate traditional psychotherapies including cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and acceptance & commitment therapy (ACT)…

Westlake Village, CA
Courtney Muir
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT

Courtney Muir

'You work hard, are a team-player, may be a bit of an over-achiever, and care deeply about your friends and family. So much in your life seems to be going "right," but deep down you're EXHAUSTED. You're filled with dread the night before you return to work, and your time "off" doesn't feel like it because your mind spins with all the things you have…

San Diego, CA
Mary Wiggins
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

Mary Wiggins

'Do you ever wish you had someone to talk to..someone you could trust.. someone who understands and really listens? I would like to extend a helping hand and together we can work toward overcoming the hurt and pain you feel inside. As a result you will gain greater insight and self-awareness about yourself and your behaviors. This can be a springboard to change. I provide…

Solana Beach, CA
Erica Mainshine
Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT

Erica Mainshine

'Feeling stuck, anxious, or lonely is painful. At times everyone needs help getting beyond something. This might include difficult feelings, lack of motivation, repetitive patterns, or relationship dissatisfaction. I can help you get to the bottom of what is troubling you, and to not only transform it but to make meaning of it. My style is warm, engaged, and practical, with a focus on helping…

San Francisco, CA
Renato Perez
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

Renato Perez

"Do you feel trapped by your own thoughts? Feel like no matter how hard you try, you can't catch a break? Are you haunted by past experiences or traumas? You are not alone. I am an L.A. based psychotherapist and counselor that utilizes strength-based, solution-focused, and mindful therapy to guide you in your journey to self-improvement. Psychotherapy is one of the most important spaces that…

Sherman Oaks, CA
Maria Rivas-Wolf
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT

Maria Rivas-Wolf

"I work collaboratively with clients, drawing on their expertise, strengths and abilities to help transition life's challenges successfully. By increasing awareness of thought, behavior and relationship patterns that may be impeding your success or interfering with your happiness, we can work together to find alternatives. I can help you find the tools necessary to make lasting changes in your relationship with yourself, and to others.…

San Mateo, CA
Dr. Abigail Go
Psychological Assistant, PsyD

Dr. Abigail Go

'Do you find yourself struggling with daily challenges? Does your child/teen struggle with connecting with his/her peers? Has your child/teen been diagnosed with being on the spectrum (ASD)? Does your child/teen get bullied? Do you struggle with managing your teen’s social media use? Teen, do you wish your parents listened more? Reaching your mental health goals, and knowing that those negative feeling will not last…

Palm Desert, CA
Lisa R Rix
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW

Lisa R Rix

'I (she/her/hers) work with transition aged youth (14-24), adults and seniors in my telehealth practice online. I want to see people who need help with making decisions, dealing with the past, and accepting self care into their own lives. ', 'My specialty is childhood trauma, those with anxiety, depression and bipolar disorder. I also am gender-transition friendly and an ally for all LGBTQIA matters. Ask…

Eureka, CA
Cindy Anderson
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

Cindy Anderson

'I am here to provide you a safe place to work through those difficult issues and situations that are keeping you from having the optimum mental health and emotional well being you deserve. Whether you want help with a short-term situation, or something that has kept you stuck and traumatized for years, you can be assured there is help here. I am EMDR certified, and…

Huntington Beach, CA