James Thornton


About Me

I am licensed in California and Florida with over twenty-five years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, coping with grief and loss, anger, depression & bipolar disorder. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Grief
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Intimacy-related issues , Eating disorders , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Career difficulties , Coping with life changes , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LCSW #26274 (Expires: 2023-09-30)

LCSW #SW19842 (Expires: 2023-03-31)


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for James Thornton. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Written by S.H. on Jul 13, 2022 after therapy with James for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, family conflicts, and self esteem

James is an incredibly warm and caring man. Anyone could benefit from his experience and guidance in your issues. Speaking from a male perspective and being a young man myself, his perspective from his life as a man was much needed for me.

Written by D.I. on Jul 06, 2022 after therapy with James for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, and anger management

James helped me a lot in navigating thru my darkness hours

Work with me!