Do you feel like an “Adult Child”? Do you feel stuck? Are you having difficulty navigating Adulthood, and it’s causing you to feel burned out, anxious, lonely, and depressed? Did you follow the rules of our previous generations about what it means to be “successful,” “an Adult,” or “a woman” only to be shackled with student debt, feeling disillusioned, and struggling to define your wants and needs in your life? Do you need help redefining what Adulthood and success mean for you and find meaning in your life? Then this is the place for you!
Are you struggling with your self image? Do you dislike you? .I am passionate about EMPOWERING others. We all have the capacity for growth and healing when given the chance to be heard, understood, and unconditionally accepted. For over 15 years as a LMFT, I’ve had the privilege and pleasure working with others in developing self appreciation and self confidence.
Have you been diagnosed with a medical illness that has knocked you off your feet? Do you question your ability to cope, care for your children, be a good partner, or continue working? Have you spent sleepless nights worrying about what will happen next? I understand your pain! I am passionate about helping individuals cope by providing supportive counseling, education, and adaptive coping tools. Give me a call! I would be honored to assist you on your journey to wellness.
Due to Anti-Asian race crime, there are not enough Asian therapists to serve Asian clients. I am only accepting clients of Asian descent at this time. I am also a native Thai. Please email me and DON'T CALL. - - I believe that everyone is pure and innocent at birth. Experiences and memories, whether traumatic/abusive or not, have influenced our thoughts, affected our emotions, and shaped our behaviors. We become distracted, forgetting that we have many choices and many paths...Many people turn to drugs and alcohol to keep them alive. Even more heartbreaking, many believe that death is the only way out.
My goal is to help you get what you need out of therapy. The journey of self-discovery can feel daunting and overwhelming, but I strive to make therapy supportive, safe, and comfortable. People see me because they want to find fulfillment, improve their moods, or have better relationships.
Hello! My name is Yesenia and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I am passionate about helping adults overcome anxiety, depression, and interpersonal difficulties. My goal is to help you feel more confident and support you as you practice new tools to improve your coping and communication skills.
Libby’s Place, Inc. is a group mental health practice that serves a wide range of clients in the Torrance and South Bay area 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.
My mission as a therapist is to support and guide you along your path to finding a healthier you. Change, life transitions, and sometimes trauma, are parts of life. We all have the human capacity to heal and grow. My role is to assist you in achieving a more productive and satisfying life through developing your skills and unlocking barriers within.
I offer online therapy to couples and individuals throughout California. I have training in several modes of couple therapy, sex therapy, trauma therapy, and cognitive behavioral therapy. I believe that therapy is a collaborative process. We will focus on your concerns, your struggles, and your goals. We will pinpoint areas you want or need to change and then we will develop a plan to move toward your goals, access your resources, acquire needed skills, and progress toward a healthier, more fulfilling life or relationship.
I specialize in the treatment of Anxiety Disorders. Do you have repetitive bothersome thoughts? Do physical symptoms of anxiety have you concerned? Are you limiting yourself in other ways? Doing nothing? Doing the same thing over and over? Panic attacks? Obsessive Compulsive Disorder? Social Anxiety? Depressed/isolating? Are you simply experiencing a difficult life transition, or is this more than that? Feel like you are stuck in a rut? Feel like the treatments you have tried so far haven't helped much? Relax...you've just now located someone who can help. Email me with any questions or to schedule.
Coaching is a profession that utilizes many tools and techniques to allow individuals to reach their full potential. A coach listens, guides, counsels, supports, and mentors individuals who are at a phase in their lives where they feel stuck or maybe they are craving a change and are unsure of how to facilitate it. The coaching process can address corporate success, interpersonal relationships, and other general aspects of life that are causing you to not meet your desires and goals. I will help to identify the obstacles that are in your way while focusing on your strengths, your purpose, and reminding you that ANYTHING is possible.
New beginnings can often be disguised as painful endings. I work closely with those who have been through tragic events, suffered childhood abuse, those who have been victimized by others, as well as those who might feel like they have nowhere left to turn. My goal is to help you find your inner strength, and to courageously be free to display it and be proud. I am empathetic to my client’s needs, ambitious to provide support, and offer a nonjudgmental space for you to share and truly be heard.
Sometimes we all need a helping hand, a listening ear, or a trusted confidant. When life seems to be too much & you're looking for some extra support, the thought of having someone there to walk through the valleys of life with you can make all the difference. I have more than 10 years of experience providing therapy to children, adolescents, adults, & families. I am an eclectic therapist, meaning I do not subscribe to any one therapeutic modality as I believe the therapeutic process is fluid and as a therapist, I strive to be the same. I have successfully helped my clients manage attention-deficit/hyperactivity, bipolar, depressive
My role as a therapist is one of the greatest privileges in my life, and I approach my work with a great deal of care and humility. I am here to provide a safe place where we can explore the stressors that hold you back from the life you want to live. We have all experienced painful life events and overwhelming moments that impact the way we perceive ourselves, others, and the world. Often, these experiences shape us in ways that we do not recognize until we are able to pause, reflect, and dissect the patterns that keep us stuck.
I am licensed by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT 123292) since 2020. I received my bachelorâ€™s degree in psychology from University of Phoenix in 2014. I received my masterâ€™s degree in marriage and family therapy from University of Phoenix in 2018. I am currently a PhD student at Northcentral University (prospective completion, 2024), studying marriage and family therapy, with a specialization in culture, diversity, and social justice. I have a certification in trauma, as a clinical trauma professional, level two (CCTP/II #737620). I am licensed by the California Board
Every human being is born with the potential for living a satisfying and meaningful life, for having relationships that work, and for experiencing joy and inner peace. We all want to live lives that are free of conflict, external stress and internal anguish. Yet, sometimes despite our best efforts to maintain a positive and constructive life course, we can still find ourselves overwhelmed by life’s pressures and external circumstances. My name is Kristen Torp. I am a licensed MFT therapist, and helping people with their personal traumas, emotional needs, life struggles and relational difficulties is both my focus and my passion.
Are you dealing with Anger, Childhood Trauma, Relationships, Addiction, or Perceived Roadblocks? Unable to function at work or lacking a social life? Don't live in fear of your past or allow the past to affect your present and future. Are you or a loved one suffering from an addiction.? Is it tearing your family apart, are you and your spouse not seeing eye to eye? Having difficulties communicating with one another. I focus on the client's needs at the time he/she is demonstrating an unwanted behavior. Learn to live free from emotional burden. I am a Counselor, Hypnotherapist, Speaker, Life Coach, and Award-winning Author.
I am a compassionate, solutions-oriented professional dedicated to providing exceptional care and devising creative treatment plans for children, adolescents and adults dealing with multiple issues. My clinical experience includes working with children, teens and adults with severe mental illnesses and individuals in crisis. I developed a passion and personal commitment to two things: fostering a positive learning environment for individuals with various backgrounds, and maximizing individual and family performance.
Seeking help during difficult times is the first step towards personal growth and healing. Talking with a professional in a safe and caring environment can help you navigate life's challenging experiences, as well as celebrate your successes and perseverance. Together we can identify the best approaches and solutions based on your personal goals. You will be empowered, motivated, and supported through this journey.
In psychotherapy, my hope is to help you learn to manage your life with less stress, anxiety & depression; learn to relax & discover your own unique transformation; quiet your mind & learn to enjoy each day of your life. Using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy & a mindfulness based approach, I work with individuals (adults and adolescents) and couples addressing depression, anxiety, stress, bipolar, substance abuse, divorce & major life transitions.
My experience includes working in an adult & family clinic, a substance abuse clinic, as a clinical manager in a Fresno based adult/child clinic and in my private practice. I have completed Gottman Couples Training Levels I, II and III.
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Old Town, Torrance 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 Old Town, Torrance 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.
How to find a specialist?
You can refine your search using the filters on this page. There are several categories you can filter by to find mental health professionals with the experience you are looking for. You may want to filter for CBT Psychologists in Old Town, Torrance, or Child Psychologists in Old Town, Torrance.
Many find it useful to use filters to view only psychologists that have experience working with certain issues, like Old Town, Torrance psychologists specializing in EMDR.
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 Old Town, Torrance 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.