Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in Corona, California

Find a therapist in Corona, California  that meets your needs. Browse our comprehensive list of affordable and licensed therapists in Corona, 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

Catherine Ferrari

LMFT and LPCC
26 years experience
-I specialize in individual, couples, family, and child therapy. I manage a private practice in Corona, California. I am able to help with a variety of issues that include trauma resolution, cancer support, parenting concerns, ADHD, behavioral issues, relationship building, grief recovery, depression, anxiety, divorce support, addiction, and recovery. In addition to being a seasoned therapist, Read More
-I specialize in individual, couples, family, and child therapy. I manage a private practice in Corona, California. I am able to help with a variety of issues that include trauma resolution, cancer support, parenting concerns, ADHD, behavioral issues, relationship building, grief recovery, depression, anxiety, divorce support, addiction, and recovery. In addition to being a seasoned therapist, Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 26 years

An Overview of Mental Health Resources in Corona, California

The beautiful and popular city of Corona is located in Riverside County, California. It is home to approximately 167,836 people, according to 2017 statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau. Residents are treated with pretty views of the nearby Santa Ana Mountains and national forests. It is clear to anybody that sees the town how abundant and important nature is there. Furthermore, the city of Corona is not short on entertainment. Thanks to the good number of amenities in convenient locations, you’re never more than a quick walk or drive away from any shopping experience. The city is well-known for being the home of the massive Cajalco shopping center.

While the bustling city of Corona might be teeming with life and activity, that does not mean it is free of all problems. For example, there is a high rate of unemployment amongst the city’s citizenry, worsening the economic situations of many. Unemployment is ancillary to a bigger problem at hand. Officials in the area describe Corona as going through a “mental health crisis.” But, what does that mean? Let’s go over what mental health in Corona is like, why the situation in the city is particularly poor, and what you can do to reach out for help and get in contact with a therapist who can help you if you are in need.

An Overview of Mental Health in Corona, California

The overall state of mental health in Corona is in decline. That being said, the problem is not contained to just the city, nor the county of Riverside. The United States as a whole in addition to the entire state of California is experiencing a lack of access to mental health care as well as skyrocketing rates of mental illness. According to a study published by Mental Health America, more than 40 million Americans have a mental health condition. As per a separate 2017 report from Mental Health America, the state of California is amongst the top 50 percent of states regarding the prevalence of mental illness. In this context and for future reference, the term mental illness refers to any disorder of the mind one can experience, ranging in severity; under the umbrella is anything from clinical depression and anxiety to schizophrenia, for example. So, why is it that Corona, in particular, is having to deal with the harsher side of America’s mental health crisis?

First of all, low-income and poverty is a big concern for the city. As per statistics from the Department of Labor, the unemployment rate in Corona is almost ten percent higher than the national average. It is unfortunate that the rate of jobless individuals is so high. One can assume that the lack of jobs in the area reflects the generally poor economic health of the city. Moreover, there is an undeniable statistical link between poverty and mental illness. According to a study commissioned by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, American adults living under the federal poverty level are more than two times as likely to be diagnosed with a mental health condition than their higher-earning counterparts. As poverty swells, so does mental illness.

The cost of living in Corona is quite high relative to the rest of the United States. The cost of housing alone is dramatically steeper. According to Area Vibes, it is roughly 90 percent higher than the national average. A middle to high-income is a requirement of decent living in Corona. However, the average income per capita is around six percent lower than the national average of $29,829, as per the U.S. Census Bureau. The reality of the situation is that Corona requires a higher cost of living than much of the rest of the nation, but its residents earn less at the same time. High costs coupled with low compensation is a recipe for disaster.

The Trouble of Finding a Suitable Therapist in Corona, California

The inconvenient truth is that accessibility to mental health care is low for all of America. As per a study from Mental Health America, an estimated a majority of American adults with a mental illness do not receive any form of treatment, even if they may require it. Experts blame the general absence of care on a myriad of reasons, including legislative policies that were poorly executed, poverty, and stigma. Some people also feel overwhelmed after deciding to take the step to find a therapist. It’s best to write down a list of reasonable goals you wish to attain throughout your therapy sessions.

The U.S. Census Bureau estimates that 15 percent of Corona residents are living without any health insurance. Unfortunately, very few of these people are able to afford the out-of-pocket expense of counseling.

Mental Health Resources in Corona, California

The good news for those that need assistance with mental health in Corona is that there is a large number of facilities to seek help from. Riverside County Mental Health, for example, is a local mental health clinic servicing citizen of Corona and the surrounding areas. Moreover, the Corona Regional Medical Center is a renowned facility in the area providing a bevy of behavioral health services to those in need.

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