Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94062
My approach is based on principles from Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, a mindfulness-based behavioral approach that has been empirically-validated to be effective across a wide range of diagnoses, age groups and cultural backgrounds. I enjoy working with tweens/teens, individual adults, parents and families struggling with challenges related to parent-child issues, ADHD, grief, transgender, adoption, spirituality and acculturation. I also have a passion for working with women, including first-time mothers and mothers dealing with post-partum depression.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 667-6916
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Redwood City, CA 94062
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
My approach is based on principles from Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, a mindfulness-based behavioral approach that has been empirically-validated to be effective across a wide range of diagnoses, age groups and cultural backgrounds. I enjoy working with tweens/teens, individual adults, parents and families struggling with challenges related to parent-child issues, ADHD, grief, transgender, adoption, spirituality and acculturation. I also have a passion for working with women, including first-time mothers and mothers dealing with post-partum depression.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MACP, MA(Dub), HDipEd, CAMFT, Member Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94063
We all need support now and then. Maybe you've decided to deal with something at last. What do you need or want? Help to manage stress and to change how you think, feel, or act? What could you do to feel happier, healthier and more fulfilled in life? Is it time to do something about self-limiting beliefs? Would you like to feel more connected and have better relationships? Are you ready to change? Is it time to let go unskilful habits? It takes courage to reach out to a stranger for help. I'm friendly! Do contact me to discuss your concerns and how I may help. This year, wishing you 2020 vision for health, happiness and action!
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 482-8518
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Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94063
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
We all need support now and then. Maybe you've decided to deal with something at last. What do you need or want? Help to manage stress and to change how you think, feel, or act? What could you do to feel happier, healthier and more fulfilled in life? Is it time to do something about self-limiting beliefs? Would you like to feel more connected and have better relationships? Are you ready to change? Is it time to let go unskilful habits? It takes courage to reach out to a stranger for help. I'm friendly! Do contact me to discuss your concerns and how I may help. This year, wishing you 2020 vision for health, happiness and action!
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Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, APCC Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94062
Donald is a practicing intern both as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFTi) and as a Professional Clinical Counselor (PCCi); he is also working on his doctorate in marriage and family therapy. Donald has been a part of three different startup companies - all which grew to global concerns - and has vast experience in the areas of stress reduction, anxiety management and life/work balance methodologies to help like professionals in Silicon Valley. Don has also worked extensively with families as a marriage therapist; children who have attachment disorders and people suffering from grief in preparation of the loss of a loved one or w
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 446-7665 x125
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Redwood City, CA 94062
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Donald is a practicing intern both as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFTi) and as a Professional Clinical Counselor (PCCi); he is also working on his doctorate in marriage and family therapy. Donald has been a part of three different startup companies - all which grew to global concerns - and has vast experience in the areas of stress reduction, anxiety management and life/work balance methodologies to help like professionals in Silicon Valley. Don has also worked extensively with families as a marriage therapist; children who have attachment disorders and people suffering from grief in preparation of the loss of a loved one or w
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, PhD, EdDCP, LCSW Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94061
Center for Fresh Start to Positive Change (CFSPC) is owned and operated by Kandalena Ary, who holds an Ed.D. doctorate in Counseling Psychology and a second Ph.D. doctorate in Public Policy Administration, focusing on non-profit leadership management. Dr. Ary is also a practicing Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) within the state of California. From a solution-based, problem solving model, the agency offers therapy to individuals, families and couples working towards their personal goals receiving a variety of therapeutic service supports.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 260-8683
Verified
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Redwood City, CA 94061
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Center for Fresh Start to Positive Change (CFSPC) is owned and operated by Kandalena Ary, who holds an Ed.D. doctorate in Counseling Psychology and a second Ph.D. doctorate in Public Policy Administration, focusing on non-profit leadership management. Dr. Ary is also a practicing Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) within the state of California. From a solution-based, problem solving model, the agency offers therapy to individuals, families and couples working towards their personal goals receiving a variety of therapeutic service supports.
Photo of Holly Pedersen, PhD, MFT, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MFT Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94063
My goal is to provide you with compassionate understanding and a clear plan for moving forward, whatever this means for you. It may mean overcoming anxiety or depression, improving your relationship, helping a struggling teen, or finding your way after a life change or loss. It could also mean helping you enjoy life more, regardless of what is happening around you. I have been providing therapy to individual adults and adolescents, as well as couples and families for over 20 years. I work with a diverse range of emotional, behavioral and relationship issues, utilizing the most effective research-based treatment models.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 469-8652
Verified
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Redwood City, CA 94063
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
My goal is to provide you with compassionate understanding and a clear plan for moving forward, whatever this means for you. It may mean overcoming anxiety or depression, improving your relationship, helping a struggling teen, or finding your way after a life change or loss. It could also mean helping you enjoy life more, regardless of what is happening around you. I have been providing therapy to individual adults and adolescents, as well as couples and families for over 20 years. I work with a diverse range of emotional, behavioral and relationship issues, utilizing the most effective research-based treatment models.
Photo of Lisa Renae Nelson, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94062
Would you like to find your way back to joy and your authentic Self? Are you struggling with anxiety, depression, grief, health issues, co-dependency, or is your life not working out the way you would like? At my cozy, serene, oak tree canopied ranch in central Woodside, I offer both equine facilitated psychotherapy (EFP) and standard in-office psychotherapy for older children, teens and adults.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 265-1676
Verified
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Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94062
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Would you like to find your way back to joy and your authentic Self? Are you struggling with anxiety, depression, grief, health issues, co-dependency, or is your life not working out the way you would like? At my cozy, serene, oak tree canopied ranch in central Woodside, I offer both equine facilitated psychotherapy (EFP) and standard in-office psychotherapy for older children, teens and adults.
Photo of Carrie Philpott, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94062
Over the last 20+ years, I have worked with clients of all ages and backgrounds. I was drawn to this work because of my passion to support people as they navigate the emotional challenges in their lives. My primary area of focus is helping adults and teens who are experiencing a transition in their life and my goal is to empower clients in a compassionate and understanding way. I work with a broad range of emotional, behavioral, and relationship issues and use a variety of techniques that are customized to the issue at hand.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 817-7697
Verified
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Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94062
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Over the last 20+ years, I have worked with clients of all ages and backgrounds. I was drawn to this work because of my passion to support people as they navigate the emotional challenges in their lives. My primary area of focus is helping adults and teens who are experiencing a transition in their life and my goal is to empower clients in a compassionate and understanding way. I work with a broad range of emotional, behavioral, and relationship issues and use a variety of techniques that are customized to the issue at hand.
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Psychologist, PsyD, MSW Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94063
There are times in everyone's life when anxiety and depression can feel overwhelming. You don't have to suffer, therapy can help. I have an eclectic orientation that is informed by mindfulness techniques, attachment theory and CBT to help clients work through and heal from bouts of depression, anxiety, relationship difficulties, and life transitions. I have found that these evidence-based techniques, when used in a collaborative, empathic working relationship can help restore a sense of wellness and empowerment, and improve your quality of life. I have been a therapist for over 20 years.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 562-6030
Verified
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Redwood City, CA 94063
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
There are times in everyone's life when anxiety and depression can feel overwhelming. You don't have to suffer, therapy can help. I have an eclectic orientation that is informed by mindfulness techniques, attachment theory and CBT to help clients work through and heal from bouts of depression, anxiety, relationship difficulties, and life transitions. I have found that these evidence-based techniques, when used in a collaborative, empathic working relationship can help restore a sense of wellness and empowerment, and improve your quality of life. I have been a therapist for over 20 years.
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Psychologist Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94063
I am a Clinical Psychologist and Marriage and Family Therapist. The problems that I am trained to help are Children’s School and Learning Problems, ADHD in adults and children, Family, Marital, Divorce and Custody Problems, Depression, Anxiety and OCD. The sessions are problem focused, with emphasis on addressing the issues that continue to undermine a person’s ability to achieve happiness at home, work, social relationships and with one self.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 209-7959
Verified
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Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94063
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I am a Clinical Psychologist and Marriage and Family Therapist. The problems that I am trained to help are Children’s School and Learning Problems, ADHD in adults and children, Family, Marital, Divorce and Custody Problems, Depression, Anxiety and OCD. The sessions are problem focused, with emphasis on addressing the issues that continue to undermine a person’s ability to achieve happiness at home, work, social relationships and with one self.
Photo of Shaliza Shorey, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94061
I am a clinical neuropsychologist, who strongly believes the purpose of psychological treatment is not just to relieve your symptoms but to improve your quality of life. My vision for my clients is to help them learn tools and strategies for understanding their psychological barriers and/or habits that may be getting in their way of achieving better physical and mental health. I work with my clients to empower them to feel more in control of their lives and implement healthy changes. I utilize a variety of treatment modalities including cognitive behavioral therapy, EMDR, Biofeedback, and concepts of mind-body medicine.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 897-4637
Verified
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Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94061
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I am a clinical neuropsychologist, who strongly believes the purpose of psychological treatment is not just to relieve your symptoms but to improve your quality of life. My vision for my clients is to help them learn tools and strategies for understanding their psychological barriers and/or habits that may be getting in their way of achieving better physical and mental health. I work with my clients to empower them to feel more in control of their lives and implement healthy changes. I utilize a variety of treatment modalities including cognitive behavioral therapy, EMDR, Biofeedback, and concepts of mind-body medicine.
Photo of Moby R Coquillard, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94063
I see a variety of clients in my practice including adolescents, adults, and couples. I believe psychotherapy is an important tool in helping people discover their natural ability to heal, to love and to grow. I strive to help people develop awareness and trust in their instincts, coming to better know who they are. My focus with clients is to help them discover new ways of relating with themselves and others. I specialize in anxiety/trauma issues, depression, adolescence, couples and sexuality concerns. I use EMDR in my work and I teach Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy classes.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 200-3870
Verified
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Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94063
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I see a variety of clients in my practice including adolescents, adults, and couples. I believe psychotherapy is an important tool in helping people discover their natural ability to heal, to love and to grow. I strive to help people develop awareness and trust in their instincts, coming to better know who they are. My focus with clients is to help them discover new ways of relating with themselves and others. I specialize in anxiety/trauma issues, depression, adolescence, couples and sexuality concerns. I use EMDR in my work and I teach Mindfulness Based Cognitive Therapy classes.
Photo of Wendy Lair, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94062
Are you looking for a therapist who is warm and engaging, flexible and practical? I believe that developing a strong working relationship between therapist and client is the basis for growth and change. I listen to your needs first, and will work collaboratively to identify and work toward your goals. My specialties: Helping young children and their families understand development, work through challenging behaviors, anxiety, depression, anger and other mood concerns. Supporting adolescents as they strive for independence and maturity. Managing parenting stress for individuals and couples. Healing from trauma.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 683-8436
Verified
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Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94062
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Are you looking for a therapist who is warm and engaging, flexible and practical? I believe that developing a strong working relationship between therapist and client is the basis for growth and change. I listen to your needs first, and will work collaboratively to identify and work toward your goals. My specialties: Helping young children and their families understand development, work through challenging behaviors, anxiety, depression, anger and other mood concerns. Supporting adolescents as they strive for independence and maturity. Managing parenting stress for individuals and couples. Healing from trauma.
Photo of Holly Spiers, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94062
Hello. I’m glad you reached out. Whether there's a need to feel safe, to bring change to a relationship, manage stress and anxiety, or work through life’s challenges, today is a good day to begin. The discomfort may be your chattering mind? In your tense body? Whether it is discord with a loved one, mental illness issues, behavioral issues, or dissatisfaction and confusion about your inner experience, today is a good day to start addressing your desire to "feel better" and make sense of your personal and interpersonal challenges.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 521-9067 x150
Verified
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Redwood City, CA 94062
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Hello. I’m glad you reached out. Whether there's a need to feel safe, to bring change to a relationship, manage stress and anxiety, or work through life’s challenges, today is a good day to begin. The discomfort may be your chattering mind? In your tense body? Whether it is discord with a loved one, mental illness issues, behavioral issues, or dissatisfaction and confusion about your inner experience, today is a good day to start addressing your desire to "feel better" and make sense of your personal and interpersonal challenges.
Photo of Marantha de Araujo, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94061
With the Coronavirus bearing down on us, quarantines in place, and restrictions in travel, you may be feeling anxious, depressed, confused. I am here to help, to be with you during this upheaval. I can provide telehealth sessions to you to help you navigate your own feelings and concerns, or those of your children, partner, parents, and co-workers and the way their feelings are affecting you.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 603-0976
Verified
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Redwood City, CA 94061
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
With the Coronavirus bearing down on us, quarantines in place, and restrictions in travel, you may be feeling anxious, depressed, confused. I am here to help, to be with you during this upheaval. I can provide telehealth sessions to you to help you navigate your own feelings and concerns, or those of your children, partner, parents, and co-workers and the way their feelings are affecting you.
Photo of Will Alexander, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94063
I use an integrative approach that is based on the individual needs of the people in front of me and begins with compassion and empathy. I believe forming a strong therapeutic relationship is key for therapy to be successful. Rooted in person-centered therapy, I use empathy, respect, humor, and curiosity to guide treatment. From there, I weave various evidenced based practices together like Solution-Focused, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment therapy, attachment theory and mindfulness strategies to challenge, empower, build insight and guide you to healthier ways of managing life.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 249-7871
Verified
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Redwood City, CA 94063
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
I use an integrative approach that is based on the individual needs of the people in front of me and begins with compassion and empathy. I believe forming a strong therapeutic relationship is key for therapy to be successful. Rooted in person-centered therapy, I use empathy, respect, humor, and curiosity to guide treatment. From there, I weave various evidenced based practices together like Solution-Focused, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment therapy, attachment theory and mindfulness strategies to challenge, empower, build insight and guide you to healthier ways of managing life.
Photo of Nishita A Berla, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94063
Welcome to my page! I am a clinical psychologist who works with children, adolescents, and young adults. I recognize that each person and family is unique and individualize treatment to meet the specific characteristics and needs of the families that I work with. I take a strength-based and collaborative approach to treatment and will meet you and your family at whatever stage you are in to help you reach your goals. The services I provide include one-on-one therapy, parent consultation/support, and coordination with other systems of care (i.e. schools) to ensure that you are getting the well-rounded support that you need.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 670-3536
Verified
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Redwood City, CA 94063
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Welcome to my page! I am a clinical psychologist who works with children, adolescents, and young adults. I recognize that each person and family is unique and individualize treatment to meet the specific characteristics and needs of the families that I work with. I take a strength-based and collaborative approach to treatment and will meet you and your family at whatever stage you are in to help you reach your goals. The services I provide include one-on-one therapy, parent consultation/support, and coordination with other systems of care (i.e. schools) to ensure that you are getting the well-rounded support that you need.
Photo of Dr. Laurie Goren, Psychologist, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94063
My clients come for help in addressing discomfort or difficulty related to a broad range of issues, such as academic or professional performance, life transitions, relationships, and post-traumatic stress. I provide a warm, creative atmosphere that fosters curiosity in a collaborative process of exploration and growth.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(541) 204-2048
Verified
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Office is near:
Redwood City, CA 94063
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
My clients come for help in addressing discomfort or difficulty related to a broad range of issues, such as academic or professional performance, life transitions, relationships, and post-traumatic stress. I provide a warm, creative atmosphere that fosters curiosity in a collaborative process of exploration and growth.
Photo of Shabnam Janet Janani, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, LICSW, RSW Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94065
Are you experiencing burnout in your relationships? Do you feel overwhelmed with life's challenges? Let me help you. My therapeutic approach helps you to be more aware of your fears, resentments, anger, anxiety, negative thoughts, and undesirable habits. On the next step, I will assist you to overcome all these challenges. On every level, this process improves your relationships with family, partner, co-workers, friends, and more importantly with your own sense of self. During the course of therapy, I commit myself in providing a confidential, empathic, and collaborative approach to build an effective relationship with you.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 995-5278
Verified
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Redwood City, CA 94065
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Are you experiencing burnout in your relationships? Do you feel overwhelmed with life's challenges? Let me help you. My therapeutic approach helps you to be more aware of your fears, resentments, anger, anxiety, negative thoughts, and undesirable habits. On the next step, I will assist you to overcome all these challenges. On every level, this process improves your relationships with family, partner, co-workers, friends, and more importantly with your own sense of self. During the course of therapy, I commit myself in providing a confidential, empathic, and collaborative approach to build an effective relationship with you.
Photo of Sheryl E Pliskin, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94063
Sheryl is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She is dedicated to helping adults, adolescents and families recover from trauma, loss and thrive while coping with chronic medical conditions. Trained in transpersonal psychology, trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy and EMDR, she uses a holistic approach and is skilled in individualizing the care she offers. Serving in local nonprofit agencies and private practice, Sheryl has offered extensive support to foster and adoptive families and to individuals ready to deepen their personal relationships. Sheryl is able to help individuals reduce anxiety, improve their mood, restore hope, and reconnect with their community.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 779-5758
Verified
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Redwood City, CA 94063
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
Sheryl is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She is dedicated to helping adults, adolescents and families recover from trauma, loss and thrive while coping with chronic medical conditions. Trained in transpersonal psychology, trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy and EMDR, she uses a holistic approach and is skilled in individualizing the care she offers. Serving in local nonprofit agencies and private practice, Sheryl has offered extensive support to foster and adoptive families and to individuals ready to deepen their personal relationships. Sheryl is able to help individuals reduce anxiety, improve their mood, restore hope, and reconnect with their community.
Photo of David L. Mineau, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MFT Verified
Verified
Redwood City, CA 94063
The focus of my practice is in helping couples, families and individuals turn painful conflict into a means of growth. By teaching new skills and helping each person articulate the difficult emotionsand needs underlying their fights, I believe I can help couples and families create more satisfying relationships.
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
(650) 603-0421
Verified
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Redwood City, CA 94063
Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
The focus of my practice is in helping couples, families and individuals turn painful conflict into a means of growth. By teaching new skills and helping each person articulate the difficult emotionsand needs underlying their fights, I believe I can help couples and families create more satisfying relationships.

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Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19) Therapists
Adolescence describes the teenage years between 13 and 19 and can be considered the transitional stage from childhood to adulthood. However the physical and psychological changes that occur in adolescence can start earlier, and it can be a time of both disorientation and discovery. The transitional period can bring up issues of independence and self-identity. Sometimes teens may be experimenting with drugs and alcohol or sexuality. During this time, peer groups and external appearance tend to increase in importance.

For help with adolescents or for a Redwood City adolescent therapist these professionals provide help for adolescent development and adolescent education. They include adolescent therapists in Redwood City, adolescent psychologists, and adolescent counselors. They can help with adolescent behavior, adolescent learning and adolescent discipline.

Redwood City teen Therapists also provide help for troubled teens in Redwood City or troubled teen boys and girls. For parents of out-of-control teens, Redwood City therapists can help with communicating and understanding your teen. And therapists in Redwood City can help with teenager behavior and teen learning issues.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Redwood City are able to work with a wide range of issues. They offer in person sessions as well as Teletherapy in Redwood City

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in Redwood City you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in Redwood City and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in Redwood City or family therapy in Redwood City.