Ah, California. It’s home to LA, one of the biggest cities around. Many artistic people and aspiring actors come for their next big break. If you want to be famous, it requires a lot of motivation, which some people may be lacking if they are in poor mental health. 

Maybe you don’t want to be famous, but you should have strong mental health in order to accomplish your goals. Not only can a counselor improve your mental health, but they can create a map you can use to accomplish all your goals. 

 

This is Pia Crosby's avatar and link to their profile
California
LMFT, 88712
Years of Experience: 10

I believe in meeting the clients where they are. Whole heartedly getting to the core and embracing the process and unique experience between the therapist and client. My experience is anchored in the ability to connect and communicate effectively. There maybe be laughter, tears, music and/or dancing, the expression of self and acceptance of self is always in the fore front. I will work with you. I can be your sound board, your mirror, but most of all I am here to help. With clear boundaries and a sense of security, it is my pleasure to have the opportunity...

This is Leah Finn's avatar and link to their profile
California
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

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 ...

This is Dabney Worth's avatar and link to their profile
California
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 32

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....

This is April Zariczny's avatar and link to their profile
California
MA ,LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Career difficulties
Years of Experience: 5

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 app...

This is Karelin Wadkins's avatar and link to their profile
California
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Hello! My name is Karelin Wadkins, I am a licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT) in California. I have over 8 years of experience working with adults, couples, teens and families. My work experience both in person and online ranges from helping people deal with anxiety or depression, substance abuse or dependence, codependency, trauma history, self esteem issues and difficulty around changes in life. Often when we're dealing with depression, anxiety, substance abuse or any other mental health issue we just don't know how to deal with what is in front of...

This is Rachel Wilson's avatar and link to their profile
California
LCSW,C-IAYT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a psychotherapist and yoga therapist who believes in each person’s ability to heal themselves and the importance of looking at individuals holistically. Building a safe and trusting relationship is essential to the therapeutic process, so I strive to create a space where you feel free to be yourself, feel heard, and accepted for who you are. I am passionate about helping my clients to build self-awareness and explore the mind-body connection. I aim to help clients to find tools to feel more in control of themselves and their emotions. I create a space for cli...

This is Kristine Salera's avatar and link to their profile
California
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with about 7 years of experience in the social services field. Throughout my career, I have had the privilege of working with numerous populations and a wide array of clients. I have also had the opportunity to address several mental, emotional, behavioral and relational concerns such as depression, anxiety, trauma, OCD, parenting issues, and more. My professional training includes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solutions Focused Therapy,...

This is Shaneeka Roberts's avatar and link to their profile
California
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Welcome and thank you for taking the first step towards change, healing, and becoming a better you. My name is Shaneeka Roberts and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of California. I have been a Social Worker for more than 15 years years and have experience working with people from diverse backgrounds. I have the most experience working with anxiety, family/relationship conflicts, life transitions, depression, substance abuse, and complex trauma/abuse. My commitment to the field of social worker is due to my personal experiences. I grew up w...

This is Brenna McColm's avatar and link to their profile
California
MSC,LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Hi! My name is Brenna McColm. I’m a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. I earned my Masters of Science in Counseling: Marriage, Family, and Child Therapy from the University of Phoenix. Additionally, I hold a second Master’s degree in Psychology also from University of Phoenix. I have experience helping people who are facing many different challenges. I work with individuals, couples, families, adolescents, and children who may be dealing with stress, grief, physical illness, chronic pain, depression, anxiety, behavioral issues, self-esteem issues, abuse, add...

This is Janis Powell's avatar and link to their profile
California
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 14

Feeling Stuck? Unmotivated? Feeling Depressed? Anxious? I help clients re-focus quickly and find ways to gain awareness, improve outlook, and enhance healing so they can get on with their lives in the best, most constructive and positive way. I specialize in helping people solve problems and build new skills. I am interested in helping you get better and stay better, not just feel better temporarily. Discover tools you can implement once you leave our session. Together we can find your internal resources for change and growth. My experience also includes me...

This is muriel barton's avatar and link to their profile
California
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 19

My lifelong goal as a mother, minister and for the past 19 years as a licensed clinical social worker has been to provide an atmosphere of caring and acceptance, where individuals can reach their potential and lighten their burdens, or at the least make them more bearable. I respect each client because I know that change can feel overwhelming, and at times confusing as often we are not sure what path to take to reach our desired goal. I endeavor to make sure clients feel heard and understood, and in that atmosphere I help them to find the tools they need in ...

This is Leah Zonis's avatar and link to their profile
California
MA,MFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

My name is Leah Zonis, and I’m a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California with 8 years of experience working as a therapist for adults, teens, families and couples. I work with clients on a wide range of challenges they are facing including: challenges with relationships, life transitions, career challenges, depression, anxiety, self-criticism/doubt, intimacy concerns, personal growth and insight and more. My approach to therapy is engaged, empathetic, warm, and collaborative.  I am dedicated to providing culturally competent therapy with...

This is Erin Mendoza's avatar and link to their profile
California
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 10

Hello! My name is Erin Mendoza and I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California. I have been a licensed MFT since 2012, but I have been working in the mental health field for about 20 years. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, and history of trauma. I have supported clients in strengthening and building coping skills, in learning who they are and how to live more authentically, and in building confidence and self-esteem. I have a special interest in working with Autistic and other neurodive...

This is Christina "Christy" Maeder's avatar and link to their profile
California
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

Hello! My name is Christy Maeder and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) from California with 20+ years of experience. I received my BA in Sociology from San Francisco State University and my MSW from Smith College School for Social Work. I have experience working with adults and teenagers struggling with stress, depression, anxiety, and other life challenges. I help and support people going through major life transitions such as a new job, parenting, relationship stressors, or grief and loss. I have had years of experience supporting people of vario...

This is Dr. Alysha Thomas's avatar and link to their profile
California
DMFT,LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Hello, thank you for stopping by! My name is Dr. Alysha and I am a licensed therapist in California with 5 years of experience. I have worked closely with the substance abuse recovery population and co-occurring disorders, specifically Major Depressive Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, and Generalized Anxiety Disorder. I also have experience working with individuals struggling with stress, emotional distress, self esteem, some relationship issues and mild trauma/abuse issues. I identify as a Black woman therapist and value diversity, individuality, and ge...

This is Heather  Parenti's avatar and link to their profile
California
LCSW
Specialties: Coaching
Years of Experience: 3

My clients come in with many different troubles and often, the troubles lead to a great many other problems that they have or have had in their lives. There is no problem too big and there is a way to live better. I believe we are looking for contentment. To feel "okay" and, today's society tries to warp us into believing we are not okay because we need something else than what we have right now. We all have the capacity to choose a better life, better relationships, better care for ourselves. The answer is not outside of us but within. I work with children, teen...

This is Camille Helland's avatar and link to their profile
California
MFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including -- depression, anxiety, addictions, self esteem, lack of motivation, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, loneliness and feelings of isolation. I have also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling style is warm and interactive. My approach combines mostly cognitive-behavioral and humanistic counseling techniques, but I also use a few other eclectic methods when app...

This is Beverley  Finn's avatar and link to their profile
California
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

BEVERLEY FINN, MA, MFT About Me Hi and Welcome, I am a Marriage and Family therapist, licensed in the State of California, since 2002. I graduated with a B.A. in Psychology from John F. Kennedy University, Pleasant Hill, California. I received my M.A. in Clinical Psychology and a Post-Masters in Advanced Clinical Psychology from the same institution. In addition, I hold a Certificate in Anxiety Disorders from UC Berkeley Extension. I have been in Private Practice for over 19 years in Walnut Creek, California. I work with clients on a variety of iss...

This is Alex Gallegos's avatar and link to their profile
California
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

Hello, my name is Alex and I’m a licensed marriage and family therapist in California and I have been providing treatment for 13 years in mental health. I have provided therapy for adults, children, families, and couples. Some of the areas of concerns that I have addressed are depression, anxiety, trauma, grief and loss, domestic violence, parenting problems, and I work with fathers struggling to parent their children as a result of historical trauma growing up. I have plenty of life’s experience and along with my past and continuing education, I am able to ...

This is Dr. Cloda Jones's avatar and link to their profile
California
PsyD, LCSW, LPCC
Specialties: Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

Greetings and welcome. My name is Dr. Cloda Jones and I am a clinical and school psychologist. I have over twenty years of experience working with children and families. I am a licensed social worker and professional counselor in the state of California. I have worked with clients on relationships, individual issues, and career counseling. I enjoy working with clients of all ages. I specialize in relationship issues, career issues, anxiety, depression, grief, divorce, and family dynamics. Are you feeling stressed? Are you experiencing a life transition? Do you nee...

What Can Therapists In California Help You With?

A therapist in California can practice anything from marriage and family counseling to CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), and can help with depression, stress, or anxiety.

They can help you set and achieve career goals, work on current issues you may be facing, or deal with your past. Around 32349851 people are living in California, and because an estimated one in four people are dealing with some form of mental illness nationally, it is likely that you or someone you know could benefit from the support of a licensed counselor.

Why Are Many Residents In The State Of California Working With A Licensed Counselor?

The reasons people choose to see a psychologist vary, of course, but there are a number of reasons why starting therapy sessions on our platform can help you. Whether you live in the city of or in the Washington county, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs.

Take a look at our extensive network of counselors and online psychologists in California who are ready to help you get happy!