Alissa Scanlin
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
At times, life can be challenging. Children, adolescents, adults, couples, and even families may need to learn new coping skills. I believe working with a therapist can provide a pathway that allows people to reconnect with their strengths and discover new possibilities for their lives. You can be happier! As a therapist, I can facilitate your ability to understand yourself and the important people in your world. I encourage my clients to make changes that can help them live more happily. I provide a thoughtful, humanistic, solution-focused perspective and work collaboratively with my clients.
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(925) 308-5607
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Office is near:
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
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At times, life can be challenging. Children, adolescents, adults, couples, and even families may need to learn new coping skills. I believe working with a therapist can provide a pathway that allows people to reconnect with their strengths and discover new possibilities for their lives. You can be happier! As a therapist, I can facilitate your ability to understand yourself and the important people in your world. I encourage my clients to make changes that can help them live more happily. I provide a thoughtful, humanistic, solution-focused perspective and work collaboratively with my clients.
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Sierra Hartsfield
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C Verified
Verified
Los Angeles, CA
My goal as a therapist is to provide a safe, supportive and nonjudgmental environment, to build a healthy and strong therapeutic relationship in order to start the healing process. By working together you will explore and process feelings, beliefs, or behaviors, and identify personal goals to improve problem areas in your life. I work with children, adolescents, adults and families. I specialize in treating numerous presenting problems including, depression, anxiety, ADHD, behavior management, life transitions and bipolar disorder.
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(240) 455-4597
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Los Angeles, CA
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My goal as a therapist is to provide a safe, supportive and nonjudgmental environment, to build a healthy and strong therapeutic relationship in order to start the healing process. By working together you will explore and process feelings, beliefs, or behaviors, and identify personal goals to improve problem areas in your life. I work with children, adolescents, adults and families. I specialize in treating numerous presenting problems including, depression, anxiety, ADHD, behavior management, life transitions and bipolar disorder.
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Merla A Huntley
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BCD, CHT, CCTP, CEPT Verified
Verified
Lancaster, CA
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 love working with kids and adolescents; even the very difficult ones. Functional, healthy and happy relationships are so important in todays society; especially with all the obstacles we have to face. I specialize in assuring everyone in the family benefits from treatment. Therapy is about looking at your problems and the partnership between the therapist and the client. By working together we deal with your thoughts, feelings and behaviors.
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(661) 510-7093
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Lancaster, CA
CareFirst
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 love working with kids and adolescents; even the very difficult ones. Functional, healthy and happy relationships are so important in todays society; especially with all the obstacles we have to face. I specialize in assuring everyone in the family benefits from treatment. Therapy is about looking at your problems and the partnership between the therapist and the client. By working together we deal with your thoughts, feelings and behaviors.
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Dominique Petrassi
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate Verified
Verified
Lake Balboa, CA
I have experience working with anxiety, depression, interpersonal/relationship difficulties, post-trauma related symptoms, as well as people struggling with coming out, questioning their sexual/gender identity, or other issues connected with the unique experiences of being LGBTQQIAPK+ in our society. I am also trained in EMDR, a therapeutic approach that helps to effectively alleviate the distress associated with traumatic memories.
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(323) 984-7958
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Lake Balboa, CA
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I have experience working with anxiety, depression, interpersonal/relationship difficulties, post-trauma related symptoms, as well as people struggling with coming out, questioning their sexual/gender identity, or other issues connected with the unique experiences of being LGBTQQIAPK+ in our society. I am also trained in EMDR, a therapeutic approach that helps to effectively alleviate the distress associated with traumatic memories.
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Laura L. Filip
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, Emdr Verified
Verified
Pasadena, CA
I specialize in working with children and adolescents. I have worked for 15 years in residential treatment working with severely emotionally disturbed children. I work with parents to help them handle their child's behavioral issues. I also have extensive experience working with adults suffering from depression, anxiety and stress. I am EMDR CERTIFIED by EMDRIA. I am LGBTQA+. I am a certified grief recovery specialist. I have experience treating substance abuse issues.
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(213) 260-3050
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Pasadena, CA
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I specialize in working with children and adolescents. I have worked for 15 years in residential treatment working with severely emotionally disturbed children. I work with parents to help them handle their child's behavioral issues. I also have extensive experience working with adults suffering from depression, anxiety and stress. I am EMDR CERTIFIED by EMDRIA. I am LGBTQA+. I am a certified grief recovery specialist. I have experience treating substance abuse issues.
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Dr. Colleen Daniel and Associates
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
Irvine, CA
Dr. Colleen Daniel and her staff provide comprehensive and holistic mental health treatment for clients of all ages. Our treatment is tailored to match the individual needs of each client or family. Services include: evaluations of learning disabilities, ADHD/ADD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, psychological issues, neurological conditions, and accommodations for SAT/ACT/LSAT/MCAT exams; individual, family, and group therapy for children, teens, and adults. We are able to provide in-person or telehealth therapy for clients of all ages.
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(949) 536-7713
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Irvine, CA
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Dr. Colleen Daniel and her staff provide comprehensive and holistic mental health treatment for clients of all ages. Our treatment is tailored to match the individual needs of each client or family. Services include: evaluations of learning disabilities, ADHD/ADD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, psychological issues, neurological conditions, and accommodations for SAT/ACT/LSAT/MCAT exams; individual, family, and group therapy for children, teens, and adults. We are able to provide in-person or telehealth therapy for clients of all ages.
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Vado Psychological Services
Psychologist, EdD Verified
Verified
Los Angeles, CA
The client who is a good fit for psychological services offered in our practice typically present with history of stress, trauma, anxiety, depression, and/or chronic mental illness that hinders his/her performance at work, school, or personal life.
CareFirst
(323) 431-5573
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Los Angeles, CA
CareFirst
The client who is a good fit for psychological services offered in our practice typically present with history of stress, trauma, anxiety, depression, and/or chronic mental illness that hinders his/her performance at work, school, or personal life.
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Jennifer Begelfer
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT, PPS Verified
Verified
Valencia, CA
Are you looking to make a positive change in your life? Do you have anxiety that you feel is taking over? Are you looking for a way to cope with stressful life transitions? Do you have children and adolescents that you are finding hard to relate to? As your clinician, I hope to work together to find a solution to these challenges. I want clients to feel supported.
CareFirst
(818) 668-3923
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Valencia, CA
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Are you looking to make a positive change in your life? Do you have anxiety that you feel is taking over? Are you looking for a way to cope with stressful life transitions? Do you have children and adolescents that you are finding hard to relate to? As your clinician, I hope to work together to find a solution to these challenges. I want clients to feel supported.
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Scott Kazarian
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Verified
San Dimas, CA
Scott Kazarian is a specialist in Adoptions Therapy. As an adoptee Scott is sensitive to the complexities of adoption related issues and provides treatment and support to all members of the Adoption Constellation. In addition to working with adoptees and their families, Mr. Kazarian takes a depth approach in the treatment of anxiety, depression and self-esteem, and works towards healing and the integration of life experiences to assist clients with finding meaning and a functional purpose in life. He also works with children, teens and their families with behavioral and relationship issues, and facilitates groups for Parents, Children & Adolescents.
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(626) 768-9056
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San Dimas, CA
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Scott Kazarian is a specialist in Adoptions Therapy. As an adoptee Scott is sensitive to the complexities of adoption related issues and provides treatment and support to all members of the Adoption Constellation. In addition to working with adoptees and their families, Mr. Kazarian takes a depth approach in the treatment of anxiety, depression and self-esteem, and works towards healing and the integration of life experiences to assist clients with finding meaning and a functional purpose in life. He also works with children, teens and their families with behavioral and relationship issues, and facilitates groups for Parents, Children & Adolescents.
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AC&CS, Advanced Cognitive and Clinical Solutions,
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, PsyD, LCSW Verified
Verified
Glendale, CA
We are located in Glendale, California. With dedicated practitioners - lead by Arthur Sarkisian, CEO, LCSW, Psy.D. Candidate - help patients from throughout Los Angeles and Southern California with services that include marriage counseling, personal injury counseling, geriatric counseling, ADD/ADHD screening, education screening, art therapy, DFCS advocacy, and treatments for depression and anxiety. The practice offers multidisciplinary services to address a wide spectrum of behavioral and mental health needs. The culturally sensitive staff works with patients of all ages, genders, ethnicities, and sexual identities.
CareFirst
(818) 946-0910
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Glendale, CA
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We are located in Glendale, California. With dedicated practitioners - lead by Arthur Sarkisian, CEO, LCSW, Psy.D. Candidate - help patients from throughout Los Angeles and Southern California with services that include marriage counseling, personal injury counseling, geriatric counseling, ADD/ADHD screening, education screening, art therapy, DFCS advocacy, and treatments for depression and anxiety. The practice offers multidisciplinary services to address a wide spectrum of behavioral and mental health needs. The culturally sensitive staff works with patients of all ages, genders, ethnicities, and sexual identities.
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Mending Souls Counseling Center
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Glendale, CA
At Mending Souls mission is to assist and facilitate the growth of each individual, couples and/or families where life goals and generational conflicts are resolved in a safe and non judgmental environment. At Mending Souls we strongly believe that every individual has their unique qualities and inner strengths that once genuinely listened to, challenged and repaired through treatment in therapy one can not only heal and thrive but regain their self worth and live life to their fullest potential.
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(818) 962-4538
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Glendale, CA
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At Mending Souls mission is to assist and facilitate the growth of each individual, couples and/or families where life goals and generational conflicts are resolved in a safe and non judgmental environment. At Mending Souls we strongly believe that every individual has their unique qualities and inner strengths that once genuinely listened to, challenged and repaired through treatment in therapy one can not only heal and thrive but regain their self worth and live life to their fullest potential.
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Admissions Team
Drug & Alcohol Counselor Verified
Verified
Riverside, CA
It's Time for Real Recovery. For over 25 years we have been showing men and women a new way of life. Thousands who had lost all hope arrived at 10 Acre and were given the tools of recovery they needed to get sober and stay that way. We offer the entire continuum of addiction treatment - from the initial detox through outpatient day treatment.
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(855) 981-8899
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Riverside, CA
CareFirst
It's Time for Real Recovery. For over 25 years we have been showing men and women a new way of life. Thousands who had lost all hope arrived at 10 Acre and were given the tools of recovery they needed to get sober and stay that way. We offer the entire continuum of addiction treatment - from the initial detox through outpatient day treatment.
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Rita Seiden
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, PhD Verified
Verified
Marina Del Rey, CA
Need help with relationships, emotional distress, marital and parenting issues, work/career concerns, and caregiving? Having trouble giving up old habits like smoking? want to sleep better? want help managing pain and anxiety?, let's try some hypnosis! kindness and compassion are the bases of healing.
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(718) 569-7244
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Marina Del Rey, CA
CareFirst
Need help with relationships, emotional distress, marital and parenting issues, work/career concerns, and caregiving? Having trouble giving up old habits like smoking? want to sleep better? want help managing pain and anxiety?, let's try some hypnosis! kindness and compassion are the bases of healing.
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Leila Martinez
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Pedro, CA
I look forward to each session and to discovery of your personal strengths, new ways to cope with change and to change when that is what is needed. Together we find hope and optimism, working to turn courage into comfort. We are all capable of making our lives better, fulfilling, of surviving and thriving. Experiences that I bring to our time together are work as an educator, and a long time musician. I am experienced and trained for couples therapy, trauma, depression, sadness, anxiety, tension, relationship problems, divorce, job stress, management of strong emotions, self-doubt, social shyness, addiction.
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(424) 533-7967
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San Pedro, CA
CareFirst
I look forward to each session and to discovery of your personal strengths, new ways to cope with change and to change when that is what is needed. Together we find hope and optimism, working to turn courage into comfort. We are all capable of making our lives better, fulfilling, of surviving and thriving. Experiences that I bring to our time together are work as an educator, and a long time musician. I am experienced and trained for couples therapy, trauma, depression, sadness, anxiety, tension, relationship problems, divorce, job stress, management of strong emotions, self-doubt, social shyness, addiction.
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Deborah K. Hills-Egemo
Marriage & Family Therapist, CDS, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Palmdale, CA
Sometimes in life we just need a bit of help to sort through difficult times. In an empathetic environment where you can be yourself; speak your truth and move through past traumas. Sometimes we just need someone to hear us and understand what we are dealing with in relationships to ourselves and others. I believe we need to work through difficulties, not skirt the issues, or go around them. We need to talk truthfully about what is going on in our lives to get to the core problem. I work with people with depression; anxiety and relationship issues. NOTE: I AM CURRENTLY FULL AND NOT TAKING ANY NEW CLIENTS.
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(661) 441-3747
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Palmdale, CA
CareFirst
Sometimes in life we just need a bit of help to sort through difficult times. In an empathetic environment where you can be yourself; speak your truth and move through past traumas. Sometimes we just need someone to hear us and understand what we are dealing with in relationships to ourselves and others. I believe we need to work through difficulties, not skirt the issues, or go around them. We need to talk truthfully about what is going on in our lives to get to the core problem. I work with people with depression; anxiety and relationship issues. NOTE: I AM CURRENTLY FULL AND NOT TAKING ANY NEW CLIENTS.
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Sweta Kikani, LMFT
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Orange, CA
Welcome! I believe the richest work is accomplished when there is authenticity and a sense of genuine connection. I have served clients working through a variety of issues, including: depression, anxiety, trauma, cultural identity, family dynamics, and family and intimate partner violence. I am here to help facilitate your therapeutic process, enabling you to gain insight and empowerment as you take strides to create the life you want.
CareFirst
(949) 438-5689
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Orange, CA
CareFirst
Welcome! I believe the richest work is accomplished when there is authenticity and a sense of genuine connection. I have served clients working through a variety of issues, including: depression, anxiety, trauma, cultural identity, family dynamics, and family and intimate partner violence. I am here to help facilitate your therapeutic process, enabling you to gain insight and empowerment as you take strides to create the life you want.
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Heredia Therapy Group
Marriage & Family Therapist, PsyD, LMFT Verified
Verified
Downey, CA
We embrace a strength based, nonpathologizing (Meaning we will not label you with a diagnosis. Your experience is unique and your narrative will be told from your point of view and not a book) and collaborative form of therapy that will allow you to discover your natural capacity for personal growth and wellness. By providing a safe, supportive & nonjudgmental setting we will work together to guide you in the direction you are looking for. In voicing an alternative path we will reconstruct your desired story in order to highlight your unique qualities, strengths and natural competencies to guide your life.
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(323) 746-0792
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Downey, CA
CareFirst
We embrace a strength based, nonpathologizing (Meaning we will not label you with a diagnosis. Your experience is unique and your narrative will be told from your point of view and not a book) and collaborative form of therapy that will allow you to discover your natural capacity for personal growth and wellness. By providing a safe, supportive & nonjudgmental setting we will work together to guide you in the direction you are looking for. In voicing an alternative path we will reconstruct your desired story in order to highlight your unique qualities, strengths and natural competencies to guide your life.
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Cristina Carrera
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Lakewood, CA
Ofrecemos servicios y terapia en español. Hello my name is Cristina Carrera, Licensed Clinical Social Worker providing mental health services for over 15 years in a variety of mental health settings. I specialize in treating trauma that include; sexual abuse, physical abuse, emotional abuse, domestic violence and victims of crime. Areas of expertise also include depression, anxiety, mood disorders, relationship issues, and work related stress affecting your home and work environment.
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(323) 430-9409
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Lakewood, CA
CareFirst
Ofrecemos servicios y terapia en español. Hello my name is Cristina Carrera, Licensed Clinical Social Worker providing mental health services for over 15 years in a variety of mental health settings. I specialize in treating trauma that include; sexual abuse, physical abuse, emotional abuse, domestic violence and victims of crime. Areas of expertise also include depression, anxiety, mood disorders, relationship issues, and work related stress affecting your home and work environment.
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Dea Rivera
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Encinitas, CA
Is your family under stress due to your child's difficulties at school or at home? These challenges can effect the overall happiness of your family. I can help you! Collaboratively piecing together the puzzle of your child's needs and creating plans to assist in their success- you too, can feel successful! I provide you with practical skills that you can implement the same day. With over 20 years working as an educator and therapist in schools, I know how to assess and reach tweens, teens and young adults to help your family thrive.
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(760) 938-5171
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Encinitas, CA
CareFirst
Is your family under stress due to your child's difficulties at school or at home? These challenges can effect the overall happiness of your family. I can help you! Collaboratively piecing together the puzzle of your child's needs and creating plans to assist in their success- you too, can feel successful! I provide you with practical skills that you can implement the same day. With over 20 years working as an educator and therapist in schools, I know how to assess and reach tweens, teens and young adults to help your family thrive.
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Shannon J. Oliveira
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA
My goal as your therapist is to help you create a meaningful and enjoyable life. Whether you come to treatment to manage a pre-existing condition/diagnosis, or are looking to improve the relationships in your life; I am happy to assist you until you get to where you would like to be. In today's society; stress, anxiety, and depression can often take over our health, wellbeing, and relationships leaving one with an unsatisfactory life. In treatment we can explore the obstacles that are causing you pain or are holding you back from your full potential, and work together towards creating happiness and contentment.
CareFirst
(707) 674-6193
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San Diego, CA
CareFirst
My goal as your therapist is to help you create a meaningful and enjoyable life. Whether you come to treatment to manage a pre-existing condition/diagnosis, or are looking to improve the relationships in your life; I am happy to assist you until you get to where you would like to be. In today's society; stress, anxiety, and depression can often take over our health, wellbeing, and relationships leaving one with an unsatisfactory life. In treatment we can explore the obstacles that are causing you pain or are holding you back from your full potential, and work together towards creating happiness and contentment.

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How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Walnut Creek are able to work with a wide range of issues and communities, including the BIPOC community in Walnut Creek. They offer in person sessions as well as Teletherapy in Walnut Creek

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