April Nelson Afoa

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

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(714) 482-6319

April Nelson Afoa

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Soka University of America | Counseling Services
1 University Drive
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
(714) 482-6319
Offers online therapy

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Additional Location

road2recovery psychotherapy
960 E. Green Street
Suite 280
Pasadena, CA 91106
(714) 482-6319
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About

~ ALL THINGS RELATIONAL ~ My work revolves around the interactions between & relationships among people.
I'm a personable, interactive, & compassionate therapist who provides support & practical feedback to help you effectively address personal life challenges. I work collaboratively with you to help you build on your strengths & attain the personal growth you are committed to accomplishing.
Unique to my practice is that I am 12-step oriented for those who want therapy that is compatible & not conflicting with program. I also am highly open & sensitive to issues around diversity in context of race, culture, faith, gender, sexualty, age, ability, lifestyle & varied family constellations. ** FREE NO OBLIGATION 15-MIN. PHONE CONSULTATION **

Finances

  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: California / MFC45284
  • School: San Diego State University
  • Year Graduated: 1998

Location

Soka University of America | Counseling Services
1 University Drive
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
(714) 482-6319
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Other Location +

Additional Location

road2recovery psychotherapy
960 E. Green Street
Suite 280
Pasadena, CA 91106
(714) 482-6319
Specialties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Codependency
  • Grief
Issues
  • 12-Step familiar
  • Affected by loved one’s addiction
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Hoarding
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Peer Relationships
  • School Issues
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Faith: Other Spiritual or Religious Affiliations
Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Brainspotting
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • EMDR
  • Energy Psychology
  • Family Systems
  • Interpersonal
  • LBGTQIA-affirming
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

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Last Modified: 1 Aug 2022
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April Nelson Afoa

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT