Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BCD, CHT, CCTP, CEPT
There is no better feeling than knowing someone is or has worked through there issues and feeling that life is making them smile and laugh again. I strive to assist my clients to find their way through the "drama and darkness" no matter how old they are or what problems they present. Together we work through the issues that bind them and help them to walk a path to find happiness and a healthy life thus my company name "Life Steps." Please know this is not easy work but I take these steps with you at a pace that fits for you. My treatment is not for those who want to be in therapy "long term." I want clients to be on their way!
I have a doctorate degree in Clinical Forensic Psychology. I have worked within the criminal justice system since 2010. I have worked with all ages, Probation, Parole, and incarcerated juveniles and adults. My experience with these populations has allowed me exposure to all diagnostic mental health conditions, cultural backgrounds, orientations, and trauma experiences. This has allowed me efficiency in building a therapeutic rapport with my clients, which improves their success in meeting their treatment goals as the therapeutic rapport is the most important aspect in therapy.
Hello! Life can throw you a curve ball now and then. I have been working in the counseling field for over 17 years as a counselor first and in recent years, a therapist. I have experience treating depression, anxiety, grief and loss, marriage matters, troubled adolescents, major life transitions, trauma and more. I have worked with all ages: from 3 year-olds to the young 80 year-olds. I work with individuals, couples, families and conduct group counseling sessions. As a therapist I am committed to the success of my clients. My goal is to work in partnership with people, provide support, guidance and genuine care.
I am a licensed psychotherapist providing individual, group, and family therapy to children, adolescents, adults, and families. I have experience treating anxiety, trauma, depression, mood disorder, panic disorder, self-injurious behaviors, relationship difficulties, family conflicts, and significant life transitions. I am a practical therapist helping individuals deal with childhood trauma, addiction, job stress, loneliness, anger, loss, and grief. I also focus my practice on helping individuals, families, and couples cope with life challenges with a culturally sensitive approach.
Life can be challenging at times, but if you are reading this you are taking the first step to make a difference in your personal life. I want to warmly welcome you in this new journey of change. My name is Jessica Rojas, and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. I have been working as an outpatient therapist for 7 years. My array of experience includes providing mental health to children, teens, adults and family from various cultural background both English and Spanish and different mental health issues including ADHD, anxiety, depression, traumatic stress and disruptive behavior.
My name is Jessica Weisz, and I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with a passion for providing the highest quality of services to individuals struggling with mental health issues and substance use disorders. Each and every person is deserving of love, respect and dignity. I want my clients to be partners in their healing and to understand how powerful their minds are, and how mind and body are connected. During the therapy process my goal is to aid clients in the discovery of their strengths, increasing positive coping skills, building support systems, and developing a healthy lifestyle to set the foundation for success
I understand how difficult it is to feel anxious, sad, or depressed, and how those feelings can impact your view of yourself and the relationships in your life. You do not have to face these challenges alone. I will help you find a pathway to wholeness so you can discover your true self, allowing you to live more authentically and in harmony with all of life. When you change your state of mind, you change your state of being. I offer a holistic approach which focuses on mind, body, nutrition & soul growth. You will gain insight into why you feel the way you do and learn present centered techniques to change your state of mind.
I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with an honest, direct, solution-focused, and goal-based counseling style. I communicate empathy and respect as well as a good sense of humor. I create a warm and supportive environment in which my clients can move from feeling stuck, isolated, and conflicted in some areas of life to feel more connected, motivated, and successful. Therapeutic approaches are not one-size-fits-all, and my passion is to develop an approach that is tailored specifically for you.
Harper's Haven Marriage, Family, & Child Counseling Corp. offers therapeutic services to individuals, couples, and families, and supports clients in many areas including communication, anxiety, depression, trauma, etc. Harper's Haven Marriage, Family, & Child Counseling Corp. utilizes evidenced based practices along with other treatment modalities such as cognitive behavioral therapy to provide a range of treatment options depending on the need of our clients.
Selecting a therapist is a very personal choice. Every client’s challenges and needs are unique. It is important that you select a therapist whom you believe is compatible to best assist you in the healing process and facilitate in this therapeutic journey. This will assist you to develop skills and pursue your goals. Clients typically seek therapy to reduce negative symptoms and improve functioning in their life. Therapy is an opportunity to gain new perspective of your challenges.
Do you crave a change? Is anxiety, depression or grief taking over your days? Are you looking to move past an obstacle to you living YOUR best life? Therapy can be the tool that helps you move forward and unlock the future you want. Over the past 5 years, I have been working with individuals, families and children using creative and innovative interventions to assist them in reaching their goals. As a Family Centered Therapist I have collaborated with families in reducing conflict and increasing attachment in order to reach their full potential.
Law enforcement officers, first responders, correctional officers, and veterans have unique jobs, they experience things civilians couldn't imagine, they have mental health needs that aren't "the usual" everyday need. Helpers are exposed to secondary trauma, experience depression, anxiety, and substance abuse. If they ask for help they are considered weak. This is why it is important to maintain confidentiality and continue to work towards goals of decreasing these symptoms and increasing a healthier way of processing what they have been exposed to. Working with an experienced therapist the client feels they can trust is important.
ONLINE SESSIONS. AVAILABLE NOW. Life can become quite a mess- sometimes you know why it's happened and sometimes you don't. Therapy can help. Are you having trouble with your relationship? Are you feeling overwhelmed? Are your kids struggling and you feel lost? These are just a few of the questions we can work on in therapy. Discussing your situation honestly and directly, we create a plan to help you feel better and be better equipped to manage whatever life hands you.The tools acquired in therapy will assist you throughout your life. Sessions center around your needs and the goals you wish to accomplish.
(HABLAMOS ESPAÑOL) Are you in need of counseling/ psychotherapy due to challenges in your life that are causing you confusion, excessive worry, insomnia, sadness, anger, mood changes, loss of motivation, or hopelessness? Is Covid-19 causing you distress and anxiety because you are afraid to be out in public with other people? What about family or relationship problems or involvement with child protective services (DCFS)? If so, at Discovery Family Services, we offer you the professional support and interventions that you may need to overcome your current life challenges.
Do you want to heal from past traumatic events and losses? The last few years have been stressful for many. You may have felt scared, isolated, or helpless. You might have been unable to get support from other humans in the usual ways. Your normal ways of coping might have felt inadequate with the new stress, which might interfere with your ability to attend work or school, or relate well to others. If you struggle with depression, grief, posttraumatic stress or anxiety, I can help you reconnect lovingly with yourself and others. You are not alone, even if it feels that way sometimes. I am licensed in CA and FL.
Do you find yourself weighed down with everyday decisions? Are you emotionally exhausted from worrying about relationships, work, and the world around you? Do you experience physical symptoms of anxiety that limit your ability to enjoy social experiences, pursue hobbies, a dream job, or dating? Living with patterns of anxiety can drain us of our freedoms by limiting our perceptions of ourselves and our abilities. The challenges we face in life can feel overwhelming, leading us to lose trust in ourselves and others. If you are lacking energy, feeling hopeless, and engaging in negative thinking patterns, don't give up!
Lisa Douglas is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in California. She graduated with a Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from JFK University in 2012. During her studies, she specialized in a holistic approach and expressive art therapies. She is licensed by the California Department of Consumer Affairs. With a multidisciplinary style, Lisa utilizes evidence-based treatments such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-focused Therapy, Positive Psychology, Solution-focused Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and Expressive Art Therapy.
I provide therapy for individuals, couples (traditional and non-traditional), adolescents, young adults, and families. In individual therapy, I will assist you in symptom relief and the development of emotional resilience. For couples, we will work together as a team, and I will provide you with the skills and tools that will help you successfully increase your relationship satisfaction. Using a blend of evidence-based practices, I am able to help parents fine tune their parenting skills and guide them in helping their child/adolescent in the development of healthy emotional regulation.
You’re reading my profile for a reason. You’re tired of doing this alone. You deserve compassionate help. I blend my passion for mental health and wellness with expertise in communication theory and practice. I am passionate about youth and emerging adults ages 15-25. What makes my approach and perspective unique is the empathy that can only come from lived experience. Also, having worked with people domestically and abroad I am witness to the fact that pain, the desire to heal and the need for connection and to feel understood are universal. One of my strengths is my ability to work well with clients from various backgrounds.
As a licensed marriage and family therapist who has more than 20 years experience, I strive to help my clients face their struggles, develop a strong sense of self and create healthy relationships in their families and marriages. I teach my patients how to heal and become happy individuals because their pain is no longer running their lives due to their cognitive behavioral therapy. I can teach you to overcome depression and anxiety, struggles in marriage, family conflicts, grief and loss, divorce, eating disorders, PTSD, being a victim of abuse and any other struggles you may have.
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Lancaster are psychologists, licensed counselors, therapists, psychotherapists, and licensed clinical social workers, all of whom diagnose mental health conditions and provide individualized treatment.
Services offered, education and credentials vary by type of mental health professional. Each professional in Lancaster then may specialize in certain areas, such as depression, marriage counseling, or anxiety. Although many mental health providers are not licensed to prescribe medication, they may coordinate with a provider who can.
Both in-person and online therapy sessions are available from most psychologists.
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What method of therapy is right for me?
When it comes to treatment methods, there's no 'right way.’ Each method of therapy can be beneficial for a variety of issues. Psychologists in Lancaster specialize in therapeutic approaches such as CBT, EMDR, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), among others. Finding a psychologist or therapist who is a good fit for you is the most important step to discovering what type of therapy, or combination of therapeutic approaches, will meet your individual needs. Learn what to expect from different types of therapy and how they work.
How to use my insurance?
Many therapists accept health insurance. Check to see if your insurance is covered. Feel free to discuss this when you contact the therapist.