Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in Baldwin Park, California

Find a therapist in Baldwin Park, California that meets your needs. Browse our comprehensive list of affordable and licensed therapists in Baldwin Park to find a professional specializing in counseling people with stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, grief and more.


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),... Read More
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... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 8 years

Stefanie Greenfield

LCSW
5 years experience
I am a licensed clinical social worker in California with over 5 years of experiencing providing counseling services. I earned my undergraduate degree in Psychology and my Master of Social Work from USC. I have experience working with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, career challenges, life adjustments, stress, relationship issues, ADHD and health-related problems. My approach to counseling is to partner with you to make lifestyle or cognitive adjustments to overall improve... Read More
I am a licensed clinical social worker in California with over 5 years of experiencing providing counseling services. I earned my undergraduate degree in Psychology and my Master of Social Work from USC. I have experience working with a wide... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 5 years

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,... Read More
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. ... Read More
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  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Experience: 9 years

Dr. Jeannie DeArmond

Psy.D., MS
8 years experience
There comes a time for many of us when we need to seek additional help, even if we have a strong, loving support network. Counseling is different than other types of support. It is aimed toward self-discovery and accessing your own internal abilities to achieve your utmost potential. It is a collaboration between you, the expert on yourself, and a skilled therapist who can assist you in navigating through difficult situations and healing painful parts... Read More
There comes a time for many of us when we need to seek additional help, even if we have a strong, loving support network. Counseling is different than other types of support. It is aimed toward self-discovery and accessing your... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 8 years

Jennifer Marsh

MS, LMFT
13 years experience
Welcome! I first want to use a minute to tell you that I appreciate the fact you have taken the first steps in seeking counseling support. I can help! Let me tell you a little bit about myself and how I plan to support you. I have a master's degree in Counseling (2006) and am a Licensed Marriage, Family & Child Therapist in California. I have spent time throughout my 13 year career working with individuals, families... Read More
Welcome! I first want to use a minute to tell you that I appreciate the fact you have taken the first steps in seeking counseling support. I can help! Let me tell you a little bit about myself and how I... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 13 years

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... Read More
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... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 17 years

An Overview of Mental Health in Baldwin Park, California

Located thirty minutes east of Los Angeles, Baldwin Park is a cozy and safe city of 76,402 living near the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains. Its most popular attraction for visitors may be the original location of the fast food chain, In-N-Out, but locals likely preferring spending time at the Morgan Park community center and nearby Santa Fe Dam Recreation.

The city has a large immigrant population making for a unique and multicultural environment. You’ll often hear Spanish or Chinese spoken on the streets as well as English. There are many jobs opportunities nearby given the city’s proximity to LA and Pasadena.

Mental Health in Baldwin Park

Many Californians cope with mental health issues, but life in Baldwin Park has some unique challenges of its own.

  • Immigrants Adjusting to US: 8% of residents in Baldwin Park immigrated from outside the US. The process of adjusting to a new country can be difficult for some.
  • Poverty: 9% Baldwin Park residents live in poverty. While
  • Chronic Illness: An LA county community health needs assessment (CHNA) ranked chronic illnesses such as diabetes and STDs/HIV/AIDS among top health concerns. Illness can be difficult for the individuals who are sick as well as their caregivers.
  • Obesity: 36% of adults in LA county are overweight or obese according to the CHNA. Obesity is often a precursor to other physical and mental health issues.
  • Substance Abuse and Addiction: LA county continues to face substance abuse issues. Mental health services may be able to help addicts and their friends and family with this difficult illness.
  • Lack of Education: Of the adults living Baldwin Park, only 66.9% have graduated from high school. This rate is much lower than the state- and country-wide levels. Lack of education can lead to a multitude of difficulties.
  • Wildfires: Southern California has been hit by devastating wildfires. In addition to loss of property and physical damages from smoky skies, natural disasters can also weigh on mental health.

Mental Health Resources in Baldwin Park

Many Californians do not receive the mental health help they need due to a shortage of mental health resources in the state. Recognizing this growing shortage, Kaiser Permanente Southern California announced $6 million in new grants to help with mental health and behavioral services. Initiatives like this are important or else the state could lack nearly 2,000 psychiatrists by 2025, according to the California Health Resources and Services Administration.

State-wide statistics, however, mask the resources that are available in Baldwin Park. There is a range of male and female licensed family and marriage therapists, licensed clinical social workers and licensed professional clinical counselors who serve the Baldwin Park area. Some counselors may offer services in Spanish as well.

These counselors will work with you to develop a treatment plan that draws on different therapy modalities – such as cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, solution focused, acceptance and commitment therapy and mindfulness – depending on their expertise and your needs. No matter who you end up working with, they can help you with a variety of challenges including those listed below.

  • Trauma and abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Grief and loss
  • Relationship, family, intimacy and parenting issues
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Post-traumatic stress
  • Eating disorders
  • ADHD

The Challenge of Finding a Suitable Therapist in Baldwin Park

Given poverty trends in Baldwin Park, many residents may face financial obstacles if they need mental health support. The 17.2% of residents who don’t have health insurance may also find care prohibitively expensive. Some community and non-profit groups offer free services such as help lines and support groups. Certain groups may provide counseling on a sliding scale based on income as well.

The 81.8% of Baldwin Park residents who speak a language other than English at home may also find it difficult to locate a counselor who provides services in their native language. While services in Spanish are becoming more popular in the US, those who speak Chinese or Tagalog may find care options to be limited.

Find a Therapist in Baldwin Park

At E-Counseling, you can access a comprehensive therapist directory, in order to make the process of finding a care provider a little easier. Whether you or a loved one need additional support, these therapists are known for providing a safe and non-judgmental space for their clients to share and recover.