My approach to therapy is interactive, and eclectic. Our work together will help you unlock obstacles which keep you tied to old patterns and ineffective strategies. We'll work together to empower you with the tools you need to create healing, health and hope.
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT, APCC
Do you find yourself making decisions about activities or who you are based on how you feel about your body or what you have or have not eaten? Our relationship with food and our bodies shapes so many aspects of our day to day life; I am passionate about helping people improve their relationship with food and themselves. As a clinician I focus on a person centered approach and believe that it is my role to be present and supportive while tailoring treatment to meet your personal needs, therapy takes a lot of strength and I honor the space that each client needs to explore. I use a variety of treatment modalities
Need to improve your relationship with your children right now without bribes or stress? Do you and your partner argue over parenting styles? I've helped families raise thousands of children. There is nothing I haven't seen. I work with YOU to give you easy, proven tools. You need to be focused on your career: your job has its own stress points. Wouldn't it be nice to come home to calm? I can help that happen. Today can be different. Start now with my free 5 step guide to Happy Parenting. Try one of the tools today.
My focus is to be supportive of helping clients heal from anxiety, depression, stress and trauma. Healing journey is looked at from holistic approach of body and mind. It is to help clients become aware of beliefs and thought patterns and habits that no longer work. Nutrition is a big part of my practice and it is looked at as fuel for the soul. I also use art as a tool for self expression and story telling to influence my clients to be creative and encourage a nonverbal communication.
Individuals with autism often develop behavioral issues, stress/ anxiety and depression triggered by their struggle with daily life and socializing. I have created a curriculum to support this population to build self confidence and find their place in the world. I provide community resources for teens and young adults with autism. As a parent and clinician My program provides a safe creative setting for group members and monthly meetings to keep parents informed.I have also provided individual therapy for autistic teens and young adults.
I believe a successful therapeutic relationship is rooted in a deep academic understanding of human development, but is most effective when expressed as a pure, honest and simple communication between client and therapist. My approach is to actively engage, creating a supportive and collaborative environment that is equally empathic and challenging. By focusing on both past experiences and present circumstances, I seek to access the client's inner strengths in order to overcome difficult situations, make life changes and break unhealthy patterns.
You are taking the first steps in creating change in your life. The pursuit of health, happiness, and healing are aspects that we all strive for, and that can be accelerated with additional support and insight oriented therapy. In addition to traditional approaches, such as psychodynamic approaches and cognitive behavioral interventions, I utilize mindfulness techniques, Somatic Experiencing, and EMDR. I have experience in treating a variety of condition, such as depression, anxiety, and trauma. Therapy can assist with stress and change of life issues, such as divorce, new parents, health issues, bereavement, or work/peer conflict.
I am a highly skilled, proactive, compassionate, and empathetic Marriage Family Therapist with 15+ years counseling children, adolescents, adults, families, and grief therapy environments. I am dedicated to creating a safe environment for everyone to maximize their full potential. I enjoy playing an important role in the psychological and academic lives of children and adolescents and motivating them to have successes in their lives. I have a proven record working with diverse client population.
My ability to connect with and assist individuals is an accumulation of my professional education, life experiences and interest in people. I hold a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology as well as licensed as a Marriage, Family Therapist. I spent 22 years as a Physician Assistant in Family Practice and Industrial Medicine giving me a well rounded medical and psychological approach to therapy. I find that my clients solve their problems, heal their wounds and find direction under my care, which has given me a great sense of satisfaction over the last 20+ years.
Associate Professional Clinical Counselor, MS, PPS, APPC, CWA
My specialization is working with high school students, who are struggling with depression, anxiety, bullying, drugs, social anxieties, grief, loss, suicide ideation, sexual abuse, gender issues, parent/child /family relationships, sports performance issues, biracial families, learning disabilities and other teen-related problems. As a high School Counselor with over 16 years of experience in the education field, I focused on counseling pre-teens, teenagers, young adults, parents, and guardians. I also work with families. I have extensive experiences working with student-athletes, at-risk students, foster youths, homeless, teen parents and biracial students. I conduct individual and group therapy sessions.
Life is too beautiful to not be able to enjoy it to the fullest. I will help you increase self-awareness and gain a better understanding of both and old wounds which may be holding you back from experiencing a happier life. I am here to help you learn to love yourself, to have patience and to look at problems in a different and positive perspective, so that you can find different ways to solve them. I will provide you with valuable tools to help you cope so you can live the full, peaceful and happy life God intended you to have.
I have success working with clients struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, and relationship problems. I help clients adjust to life transitions such as, divorce, re-marriage, grief and loss, and other major life changes. I am a USC trained therapist, practicing therapy in Los Angeles since 2000 and I am an adjunct professor in the master's of social work program at USC.
Hello, my name is Dr. Denna Sanchez. I am a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of California. I have an MA and PhD in Clinical Psychology from The California School of Professional Psychology and a BA from California State University, Los Angeles. Currently, I am the coordinator of psychological services at a local community college, where I manage and plan the mental health services for a diverse college student population in a working-class suburb near Los Angeles. I also have a small private practice where I provide career, college, and counseling services for individuals in the community.
I have experience working with the entire spectrum of mental health diagnosis. Issues can include anxiety, depression, trauma, culture and intersectionality struggles, interpersonal conflict, anger management struggles, and/ or mood disorders. People seeking to be the best version of themselves, better cope with symptoms, and/ or simply looking to improve self should reach out for an evaluation session.
I am a native California and have well over 15 years experience as a marriage and family therapist working with diverse cultures, people and sexual orientations. The areas I have focused on with my clients include grief and loss, identity crisis, sexual confusion, LGBTQ+ issues, anxiety, depression, PTSD, relationship problems, career dissatisfaction, even questions of faith and finding meaning in life.
Libby’s Place, Inc. is a group mental health practice that serves a wide range of clients in the South Bay area and Los Angeles communities of Southern California. We provide individual therapy to adults, children/teens, couples, and family counseling. Here at Libby’s Place, we are comprised of a team of caring, knowledgeable, and experienced therapists with an array of specializations that allow us to work with clients with a wide range of issues. We also offer teletherapy /video sessions.
I recognize the courage that it takes to ask for help. In a space where you feel safe and understood, we will work alongside each other to once again find your inner light. I believe that we all experience a wide variety of obstacles, hardships, grief, and loss. As a licensed marriage and family therapist, I strive to ensure that my clients have access to the mental health care they need to promote healing. We work together to create an individualized treatment plan that addresses your unique needs. Through therapy you will recognize stumbling blocks that cause you to feel distressed and ways to change them to stepping stones.
I work primarily with adults who are looking to manage symptoms of Anxiety, Depression, and Trauma. I will be with you on the journey of healing to discovery, recovery, and connection to your true self. I approach therapy with a person-centered mindset to create as comfortable and welcoming an environment as I can. I believe the trust built between you and a therapist is one of the more powerful tools we as clinicians can offer, and I hope to garner that trust in my own practice.
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Lawndale 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 Lawndale 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 Lawndale 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.
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