Find a Therapist in California

Finding a professional therapist you can trust can be challenging. That’s why we’ve created this directory, allowing you to find and connect with California-based therapists that meet your needs. Browse our counselor directory to find licensed therapists in California.


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Dr. Tiffanay Perry

DMFT, LMFT
5 years experience
Welcome! My name is Dr. Tiffanay Perry, I have a doctorate from Loma Linda University and am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California. I have been practicing in the mental health profession for over 5 years and have experience in counseling clients from various cultural and spiritual backgrounds, with a wide range of challenging issues and concerns. I recognize that seeking help takes a great deal of courage and strength.... Read More
Welcome! My name is Dr. Tiffanay Perry, I have a doctorate from Loma Linda University and am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California. I have been practicing in the mental health profession for over 5 years and... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 5 years

Leann Moore

LMFT, Certified, Clinical, Trauma, Professional
6 years experience
Hi, I am a licensed family therapist with the state of California. I have six years of experience. I am also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional which means I am trained to help those who have experienced trauma, grief and/or loss. Along with trauma, I have experience with anxiety, depression, relationship struggles, self-esteem problems and those road bumps in life we all face. Sometimes we feel stuck, not sure which direction we should... Read More
Hi, I am a licensed family therapist with the state of California. I have six years of experience. I am also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional which means I am trained to help those who have experienced trauma,... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 6 years

Lisa Rose

LMFT
25 years experience
I am glad that you are reaching out for help; that is the first step and shows a tremendous amount of strength and courage on your part. I am a licensed marriage and family therapist in the state of California with over 25 years of counseling experience. I have worked with clients with many different struggles including addiction, relational issues, depression, anxiety, empowerment and self-esteem issues. I use many different therapeutic... Read More
I am glad that you are reaching out for help; that is the first step and shows a tremendous amount of strength and courage on your part. I am a licensed marriage and family therapist in the state... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 25 years

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

Jamal Jones

LMFT
3 years experience
Hello! My name is Jamal Jones. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. My practice is my passion because I make the world a better place by helping individuals, couples and families go from "surviving to thriving". As a mental health provider, I have worked for churches, the government, government contracted agencies, hospital outpatient, and correctional settings within the San Joaquin Valley. I am uniquely gifted in helping young adult and middle-aged men... Read More
Hello! My name is Jamal Jones. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. My practice is my passion because I make the world a better place by helping individuals, couples and families go from "surviving to thriving". As... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 3 years

Rev. Alexander Yoo

LMFT, MA, MDiv
26 years experience
I have been helping people heal for most of my life. As a psychotherapist, I have witnessed my clients remake themselves and perform extraordinary feats, and I have been impressed time and again by the resilience and creativity of human beings. In addition to being a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, I am also an ordained clergyperson and hospice chaplain with a Master’s of Divinity. These experiences have informed and enhanced my psychotherapeutic work treating C/PTSD,... Read More
I have been helping people heal for most of my life. As a psychotherapist, I have witnessed my clients remake themselves and perform extraordinary feats, and I have been impressed time and again by the resilience and creativity of human... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 26 years

Gretchen Forrey

MA, LMFT
7 years experience
Hello and welcome! Thank you for viewing my profile more closely. I am a strong advocate and very passionate about helping clients further their understandings of themselves and their relationships, as well as finding a deeper meaning and joy in their lives. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California and have a substantial amount of experience in working with teens and transitional aged youth, trauma, depression and anxiety,... Read More
Hello and welcome! Thank you for viewing my profile more closely. I am a strong advocate and very passionate about helping clients further their understandings of themselves and their relationships, as well as finding a deeper meaning and joy... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 7 years

Rebecca Hathorn

LCSW
3 years experience
Hello! Welcome to Better Help. You are probably wondering how this can be helpful and/or how is is different than traditional therapy. I wondered the same thing when I was looking into it. Better Help provides a unique experience for someone who may need help but can't find the time that fits into a "normal" schedule, can't find a therapist that is a good fit or maybe someone who isn't ready to... Read More
Hello! Welcome to Better Help. You are probably wondering how this can be helpful and/or how is is different than traditional therapy. I wondered the same thing when I was looking into it. Better Help provides a... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 3 years

Kara Cruz

LMFT, #115453
3 years experience
I help women learn to better understand and communicate their feelings, so that they can cope in healthier ways and build a life that they love. My focus is to address postpartum issues, depression, anxiety, and trauma. I have also completed perinatal certification training through Postpartum Support International (https://www.postpartum.net/). I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California. I have over 18 years experience working in a school setting helping women, parents,... Read More
I help women learn to better understand and communicate their feelings, so that they can cope in healthier ways and build a life that they love. My focus is to address postpartum issues, depression, anxiety, and trauma. I have... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 3 years

Jonathan Meza

MS, LPCC
4 years experience
Hello! I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in California with over 10 years of combined unlicensed and licensed experience in the mental health field providing services for young children, adolescents, & adults. Are you dealing with depression, anxiety, trauma, grief & loss, school or work trouble? Maybe a unique challenge with a transition or goal in your life? You are not alone, and I am here for you. I’ll share with you that... Read More
Hello! I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in California with over 10 years of combined unlicensed and licensed experience in the mental health field providing services for young children, adolescents, & adults. Are you dealing with depression, anxiety, trauma,... Read More
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  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Experience: 4 years

Dylan Kersh

LMFT
6 years experience
Through authenticity and a wide range of clinical experience, I have cultivated a unique therapeutic style that has helped many of my clients to heal and thrive. It is my mission to create a private practice accessible to everyone in our community where clients feel safe to open up, take risks, be vulnerable, explore themselves, and grow. Read More
Through authenticity and a wide range of clinical experience, I have cultivated a unique therapeutic style that has helped many of my clients to heal and thrive. It is my mission to create a private practice accessible to everyone in our community where clients feel safe to open up, take risks, be vulnerable, explore themselves, and grow. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 6 years

Jennifer Gold

LCSW
6 years experience
I am doing what I am doing because I have a passion to get to know you and your true self. Not your presentation or how you identify in the world, but the parts of you that may remain hidden. Exposing these vulnerabilities in a safe and connected environment will allow you to operate differently in your world. Read More
I am doing what I am doing because I have a passion to get to know you and your true self. Not your presentation or how you identify in the world, but the parts of you that may remain hidden. Exposing these vulnerabilities in a safe and connected environment will allow you to operate differently in your world. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 6 years

Laura Lee Townsend

Other AMFT
2 years experience
I am an integrative therapist who specializes in EMDR therapy, which is an evidence-based approach to work through a variety of problems – traumas, addiction, depression, anxiety, and phobias to name a few. I welcome individuals, couples, and families who are eager for help and support. Read More
I am an integrative therapist who specializes in EMDR therapy, which is an evidence-based approach to work through a variety of problems – traumas, addiction, depression, anxiety, and phobias to name a few. I welcome individuals, couples, and families who are eager for help and support. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 2 years

Malin Mckinley

LCSW
11 years experience
I am a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) with over 10 years of experience working in private practice as well as in community mental health. I have worked with individuals, families, adolescents and children. I specialize in anxiety, depression, BDD, OCD and maternal mental health issues. Read More
I am a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) with over 10 years of experience working in private practice as well as in community mental health. I have worked with individuals, families, adolescents and children. I specialize in anxiety, depression, BDD, OCD and maternal mental health issues. Read More
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  • Languages: Other Swedish
  • Experience: 11 years

Tim Hartnett

LMFT
32 years experience
As director of Shine a Light Counseling Center, I bring over thirty years of clinical experience and graduate school teaching. I carefully select and train our staff to provide the highest quality of therapy. And I am continuously impressed at the passion and dedication with which our counselors approach their work with clients. Read More
As director of Shine a Light Counseling Center, I bring over thirty years of clinical experience and graduate school teaching. I carefully select and train our staff to provide the highest quality of therapy. And I am continuously impressed at the passion and dedication with which our counselors approach their work with clients. Read More
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  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Experience: 32 years

Rachel Haynes

LMFT
17 years experience
I feel it is extremely important for us to strive to reach a point of self-actualization. Good therapy celebrates the uniqueness of each of us as human beings. It acknowledges that we are aware of ourselves and our world. It also acknowledges that we can change by exploring in depth how we have formed our view of ourselves and the world. Read More
I feel it is extremely important for us to strive to reach a point of self-actualization. Good therapy celebrates the uniqueness of each of us as human beings. It acknowledges that we are aware of ourselves and our world. It also acknowledges that we can change by exploring in depth how we have formed our view of ourselves and the world. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 17 years

Deborah Simmons

LMFT, PhD
25 years experience
Deborah Simmons is the clinical director of Primrose Healing and Wellness, a center that takes a holistic approach to psychotherapy and wellness. We work with individuals, families and couples. Every person is unique and that is the approach we take in developing treatment plans. We are partners on the wellness journey with our clients Read More
Deborah Simmons is the clinical director of Primrose Healing and Wellness, a center that takes a holistic approach to psychotherapy and wellness. We work with individuals, families and couples. Every person is unique and that is the approach we take in developing treatment plans. We are partners on the wellness journey with our clients Read More
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  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Experience: 25 years

Ranjan Patel, Psy.D., MFT

LMFT, MA, PsyD
37 years experience
I hold a BA and MA in Psychology/Philosophy, and Doctorate (Psy.D.) in Psychology & am licensed in CA. I have 37 years experience in the mental health field, in a wide variety of settings, including hospitals, clinics, residential programs. I currently work exclusively in private practice doing psychotherapy and mindfulness training. Read More
I hold a BA and MA in Psychology/Philosophy, and Doctorate (Psy.D.) in Psychology & am licensed in CA. I have 37 years experience in the mental health field, in a wide variety of settings, including hospitals, clinics, residential programs. I currently work exclusively in private practice doing psychotherapy and mindfulness training. Read More
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  • Languages: English, Hindi; Gujarati
  • Experience: 37 years

Nathalie Nann

M.Sc. Counseling- MFT Certified CTS
2 years experience
How would your life change if you started therapy today? How would it look like if you didn’t? By looking at my profile you have taken the first step towards overall health and personal development. I understand that everyone enters therapy at a different emotional place, and I work to meet you where you are at. What makes me different from other therapist is that work with the diversity within each client. I will not mold you to fit my therapeutic model Read More
How would your life change if you started therapy today? How would it look like if you didn’t? By looking at my profile you have taken the first step towards overall health and personal development. I understand that everyone enters therapy at a different emotional place, and I work to meet you where you are at. What makes me different from other therapist is that work with the diversity within each client. I will not mold you to fit my therapeutic model Read More
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  • Languages: English, German
  • Experience: 2 years

Briana Messerschmidt

AMFT, APC
5 years experience
My unique path in life and therapeutic training has led me to specialize in working with clients who have experienced difficult events, including loss of a pet or loved one. I also specialize in improving performance such as peak performance training and dealing with anxiety to perform. Read More
My unique path in life and therapeutic training has led me to specialize in working with clients who have experienced difficult events, including loss of a pet or loved one. I also specialize in improving performance such as peak performance training and dealing with anxiety to perform. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 5 years

Kathleen Stutz

LMFT
16 years experience
I work with a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues providing services that span from therapy for depression, anxiety, and grief counseling to parenting support, couples counseling and beyond. I provide services to individuals, families, couples, children and adolescents. In a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, I offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each of my client's individual needs to help attain the personal growth they’re striving for. Read More
I work with a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues providing services that span from therapy for depression, anxiety, and grief counseling to parenting support, couples counseling and beyond. I provide services to individuals, families, couples, children and adolescents. In a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, I offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each of my client's individual needs to help attain the personal growth they’re striving for. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 16 years

Sabrina Fish

AMFT
2 years experience
Life's transitions can be tough to navigate on your own - the teenage years, becoming a college student, graduating as a young adult, entering adulthood, and even starting your own business. The pressure to succeed can weigh you down and inhibit you from stepping outside of your comfort zone. All of us need someone to share our inner world with, especially during transitions – the good, the bad, and the in-between. Read More
Life's transitions can be tough to navigate on your own - the teenage years, becoming a college student, graduating as a young adult, entering adulthood, and even starting your own business. The pressure to succeed can weigh you down and inhibit you from stepping outside of your comfort zone. All of us need someone to share our inner world with, especially during transitions – the good, the bad, and the in-between. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 2 years

Gabrielle Freire

LMFT
14 years experience
If you’re considering me as your therapist know that I’ve been working in the mental health since 2004 and was licensed as a therapist since 2007. I’ve worked full-time in the field since that time providing individual, family and group therapy. Read More
If you’re considering me as your therapist know that I’ve been working in the mental health since 2004 and was licensed as a therapist since 2007. I’ve worked full-time in the field since that time providing individual, family and group therapy. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 14 years

Laura Myers

LMFT, Certified Life Coach
8 years experience
Best of both worlds; Seasoned therapist with flexibility & conveniences of online services! Go from surviving to thriving by collaborating with a licensed psychotherapist, life coach, and expert in families/parenting. Online services meets the needs of your busy schedule. Access services from the privacy and comfort of your home or office. Read More
Best of both worlds; Seasoned therapist with flexibility & conveniences of online services! Go from surviving to thriving by collaborating with a licensed psychotherapist, life coach, and expert in families/parenting. Online services meets the needs of your busy schedule. Access services from the privacy and comfort of your home or office. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 8 years

Patricia Emberley

LMFT, LPC, LMHC , LPC,
20+ years experience
Are you feeling that a relationship or your life is not going the way you want? You may have a clear awareness of why this is or you may not. Are you having difficulty with someone you work with? Read More
Are you feeling that a relationship or your life is not going the way you want? You may have a clear awareness of why this is or you may not. Are you having difficulty with someone you work with? Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 20+ years