Greetings! My name is Isabel Gonzalez and I am a licensed marriage and family therapist. I am licensed in California with 9 years of experience working as a marriage and family therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns such as substance abuse, depression, anxiety, trauma (sexual, emotional and physical abuse), anger issues, ADHD, grief and loss, parent/ child relationship problems, sibling relationship problems, relationship problems and crisis problems.
My therapy style is warm and interactive, and feel that collaboration is very important between therapist and client in order for you to be able to meet your unique and specific needs. My therapeutic approach includes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy, Client Centered, and Solution Focused Therapy. When meeting with you I will tailor the dialog and treatment plan to meet you where you are currently at use the best therapeutic approach to help with meeting your unique and specific needs.
Seeking help and taking the steps to get the help can sometimes be challenging. If you feel that you are ready to start working on any issues that may be causing problems in your daily life or, functioning I am here to help you with meeting any goals to help with decreasing any feelings that may be affecting you on a daily basis or daily functioning. Together we can work on getting you to where you want to be, I will be here supporting and empowering you throughout your therapeutic journey.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
CA LMFT 130981
This is the first time I’ve done therapy and Isabel has made me feel heard, understood and most importantly, comfortable in delving into my problems and the feelings I associated with them.
Written on Jul 28, 2022 after therapy with Isabel for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes
She so awesome and I love how we working thought past things
Written on Jul 24, 2022 after therapy with Isabel for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, and sleeping disorders
Isabel is an amazing therapist. She challenges me in a very productive and supportive way.
Written on Apr 18, 2022 after therapy with Isabel for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and coping with life changes