Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in Diamond Bar, California

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


Kim Rasmussen

LCSW
32 years experience
Hello. If you’ve landed here, you are most likely struggling with something. I’m grateful you’ve found me. Because relationship is key to therapeutic progress, finding the right person to journey through these struggles with you is really important. Here is some information about me to help you decide if my counseling style and experience is the right fit for you. I have been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker for more than 30 years and have worked... Read More
Hello. If you’ve landed here, you are most likely struggling with something. I’m grateful you’ve found me. Because relationship is key to therapeutic progress, finding the right person to journey through these struggles with you is really important. Here is... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:32 years

Dr. Tony Wu

Ph.D.,A.B.P.P.,M.S.C.P.
20 years experience
Dr. Tony C. Wu is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Aloha Center for Emotional Wellness. He also serves as the Chair of the Department of Psychology and Behavioral Health. Dr. Wu earned his Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Educational Psychology – School Psychology, Education Specialist degree (Ed.S.) in School Psychology, Master of Science (M.S.) in Research Methodology, and Bachelor of Art (B.A.) in Psychology from the Indiana University at Bloomington. He also... Read More
Dr. Tony C. Wu is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Aloha Center for Emotional Wellness. He also serves as the Chair of the Department of Psychology and Behavioral Health. Dr. Wu earned his Doctorate (Ph.D.)... Read More
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  • Languages:English,Mandarin
  • Experience:20 years

Jesse Moon

MA,LMFT
11 years experience
I am a licensed Marriage Family Therapist in California. This includes the treatment of individuals. I have experience as a practicing psychotherapist and Life Coach. I treat anxiety, depression,post traumatic stress, sexuality, marriage/ relationship issues, stress, addictions, self esteem, career issues and a desire to increase your sense of happiness,well being and personal growth. I have expertise in Anger Management.. My approach is a combination of a humanistic strength based approach as well as... Read More
I am a licensed Marriage Family Therapist in California. This includes the treatment of individuals. I have experience as a practicing psychotherapist and Life Coach. I treat anxiety, depression,post traumatic stress, sexuality, marriage/ relationship issues, stress, addictions,... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:11 years

Maria Mir

LMFT
10 years experience
I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California with an MA in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine University, a BA in Psychology and a BA in Women's Studies from the University of California, Riverside. With over 10 years of professional experience in the field I provide mental health services for individuals, couples, children, teens and families. I believe building rapport with clients is... Read More
I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California with an MA in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pepperdine University, a BA in Psychology and a BA in Women's Studies... Read More
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  • Languages:English,Hindi,Urdu
  • Experience:10 years

Tim Whetzel

LMFT,MA
18 years experience
Having worked in therapeutic relationships with individuals for the past eighteen years, I concur with the research which indicates the therapeutic relationship is the most important part of the healing process. To quote form Dante's Inferno, “Midway along the journey of our life I woke to find myself in a dark wood, for I had wandered off from the straight path." This sentence encapsulates the feelings many clients bring to therapy, the... Read More
Having worked in therapeutic relationships with individuals for the past eighteen years, I concur with the research which indicates the therapeutic relationship is the most important part of the healing process. To quote form Dante's Inferno, “Midway along... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:18 years

Lizette Alvarado

LCSW
10 years experience
Hi welcome to my profile! I'm a Licensed Clinical Social worker with over 10 years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families from diverse backgrounds. I have provided mental health treatment in various settings such as in-home, school setting, and outpatient setting. As a bilingual therapist I have helped clients with a range of concerns including depression, anxiety, dealing with life transitions, working through difficult relationships, parenting issues, and trauma. I have... Read More
Hi welcome to my profile! I'm a Licensed Clinical Social worker with over 10 years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families from diverse backgrounds. I have provided mental health treatment in various settings such as in-home, school setting,... Read More
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  • Languages:English,Spanish
  • Experience:10 years

Shira Mehrnia

LMFT
10 years experience
I am a marriage and family therapist licensed in Los Angeles, CA with extensive experience in many areas of mental health. My goal is to help my clients expand their capacity for trust and intimacy in relationships and improve their overall quality of life. I help people struggling with depression, anxiety, low self esteem, relationship issues and women suffering from prepartum and postpartum depression. I have significant experience in the treatment of eating disorders... Read More
I am a marriage and family therapist licensed in Los Angeles, CA with extensive experience in many areas of mental health. My goal is to help my clients expand their capacity for trust and intimacy in relationships and improve... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:10 years

Dr. Caroline Holte

Psy.D.
15 years experience
Welcome to Better Help! I am a licensed psychologist in the state of California with over 10 years of experience. I have helped people with a wide range of concerns, including depression, anxiety, relationship and family issues, attachment issues, adjustment difficulties/life changes, trauma, cultural identity issues, and substance abuse issues. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don’t believe in... Read More
Welcome to Better Help! I am a licensed psychologist in the state of California with over 10 years of experience. I have helped people with a wide range of concerns, including depression, anxiety, relationship and family issues,... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:15 years

Judy Huang

MS,LMFT
4 years experience
Welcome to BetterHelp! My name is Judy Huang (she/her) and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California. Life and relationships can be confusing and mixed; each can be a source of both pain and healing. Given this, my goal as a therapist is to collaborate with you in navigating this confusing world. This might include self-exploration and identity, adjusting to life transitions, overcoming relationship difficulties, navigating... Read More
Welcome to BetterHelp! My name is Judy Huang (she/her) and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California. Life and relationships can be confusing and mixed; each can be a source of both pain... Read More
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  • Languages:English,Mandarin
  • Experience:4 years

Aviva Euripides

M.A.,LMFT
20 years experience
Hello, I am Aviva Euripides and I am pleased to meet you here. Our clinical work involves tracking and assessing how it assists you in meeting your goals. This solution focused work is thus overall practical but is rooted in academic and clinical rigor. I graduated from the University of California at Berkeley and attended New College of California where the focus was on meeting the clinical needs of a... Read More
Hello, I am Aviva Euripides and I am pleased to meet you here. Our clinical work involves tracking and assessing how it assists you in meeting your goals. This solution focused work is thus overall practical but... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:20 years

An Overview of Mental Health in Diamond Bar, California

Located right where the Orange and Pomona freeways meet, Diamond Bar, California, is in eastern Los Angeles County. The city is home to 56,784 urban residents and has increased in population since 2000 by almost one percent. There are slightly more females than males in the city and the median resident age is a little older than the state’s (36.4) at 42.8 years.

Diamond Bar is named as one of the best places in California to live. Residents tend to be liberal politically, and the schools in the city are highly rated by residents and experts. The city is given a B- on crime and safety, but crime statistics are much lower in the city than the rest of the country. Assaults, murders, rapes, robberies, burglaries, thefts and motor vehicle thefts happen less frequently in Diamond Bar than the United States by almost half in every category.

In California, the median household income is $67,739, while Diamond Bar’s is significantly higher at $95,094. The estimated per capita income has gone up steadily since 2,000 and home values are higher in the city than they are throughout the rest of the state.

In Diamond Bar, 18 percent of people have a master’s degree or higher, while the national average is 12 percent. 15 percent have a high school diploma or equivalent and 26 percent have some college or an associate degree. 34 percent have a bachelor’s degree, which is almost double the national average at 19 percent. The most populous age group in the city is over 55 years old.

Tourists visit the area for parks, libraries, recreation trails and the close access to the city of Los Angeles. Diamond Bar is a small suburb of a much larger city, nestled far enough away from the chaos in Los Angeles that residents enjoy a quiet, upscale lifestyle with the convenience and excitement of one of the country’s busiest cities just minutes away.

The city’s racial makeup is slightly different than most cities in California. The majority of the population is Asian, followed closely by Hispanic, then white, then black, the two or more races. In regard to residents over 15 years old, 6.7 percent have been divorced, 33 percent have never married, and just over 54 percent are currently married. Many of the residents come from places outside the country such as Latin American and Asia.

For every 100,000 residents of Diamond Bar, there are 272 mental health professionals to help with mental health treatment. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, 18.5 percent of adults, 43.8 million or one in five, will experience mental illness each year. Substance abuse disorders are common along with posttraumatic stress disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, specific phobias, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, anxiety and depression.

Mental illness contributes significantly to the homeless problem plaguing the country as 26 percent of homeless adults who live in shelters have some type of mental illness. This also affects the jail population with 20 percent of state prisoners dealing with a mental health condition.

Mental Health Resources in Diamond Bar, California

Diamond Bar is home to several counseling and mental health centers for individuals who are seeking help. Some of these include Lighthouse Treatment Center, Crossroads Recovery Centers, Newport Academy and a long list of qualified, certified private therapists to help those dealing with mental illness.

When a mental illness is left untreated, the problem may get worse over time. Those with these conditions may develop long-term physical issues, struggle with personal relationships, have a hard time dealing with everyday life, become victimized, are more likely to become incarcerated and involved in accidents, vulnerable to substance abuse issues and may even commit suicide. Adequate, appropriate treatment is essential to improving the quality of life of those who suffer with a mental illness.

The Challenge of Finding a Suitable Therapist in Diamond Bar, California

Because treatment is so important and often difficult to seek out, we want to make it as easy as possible. At E-Counseling, we understand that the stigma and frustration of seeking out a therapist can be a lot to take for someone already dealing with some tough issues. That’s why we’ve made it easy to find a therapist in Diamond Bar, California, with our directory of certified therapists that use a variety of treatment options so you can find one that is right for you.