Paulette Lucier
Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LMFT Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Not accepting new clients
In the process of growing up, children can experience difficulty coping at home, school, with divorce, trauma, or loss. Families choose to come to therapy for a variety of reasons, including self growth and increased awareness. Common issues of concern are: depression, anxiety, conflict in relationships, and life transitions. I offer a heart-centered approach to healing. Are you ready to make a change? If so, please call me today to set up a confidential appointment.
(530) 629-5562
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Not accepting new clients
In the process of growing up, children can experience difficulty coping at home, school, with divorce, trauma, or loss. Families choose to come to therapy for a variety of reasons, including self growth and increased awareness. Common issues of concern are: depression, anxiety, conflict in relationships, and life transitions. I offer a heart-centered approach to healing. Are you ready to make a change? If so, please call me today to set up a confidential appointment.
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Dawn Krusi
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
My clients are individuals, children, families, and couples working through life's difficulties.
It takes courage to address pain, childhood wounds, traumas and unresolved beliefs and patterns which negatively impact relationships, emotions, goals, motivation and sense of self. I deeply believe in one's innate knowledge and capacity to heal, and aspire toward wholeness. I teach simple tools and practices, in addition to supporting you on your journey. This empowers your vision, your heart, and your perception of the world around you, creating healthier relationships and increased joy. My practice includes: relationship issues, depression, trauma, addiction, family conflict, grief, life changes and children's behavioral issues.
(530) 798-4802
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
My clients are individuals, children, families, and couples working through life's difficulties.
It takes courage to address pain, childhood wounds, traumas and unresolved beliefs and patterns which negatively impact relationships, emotions, goals, motivation and sense of self. I deeply believe in one's innate knowledge and capacity to heal, and aspire toward wholeness. I teach simple tools and practices, in addition to supporting you on your journey. This empowers your vision, your heart, and your perception of the world around you, creating healthier relationships and increased joy. My practice includes: relationship issues, depression, trauma, addiction, family conflict, grief, life changes and children's behavioral issues.
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Karen Schlanger
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
I am a licensed clinical social worker who provides therapy to children, adolescents, adults and families undergoing a variety of stressors. I utilize a mindfulness approach to cognitive behavioral therapy within an eclectic framework. This approach can help you attain internal clarity and the skills to navigate through life's challenges. I provide a safe and supportive environment in which you and your family can begin the healing process and reach your therapeutic goals.
(530) 322-5428
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
I am a licensed clinical social worker who provides therapy to children, adolescents, adults and families undergoing a variety of stressors. I utilize a mindfulness approach to cognitive behavioral therapy within an eclectic framework. This approach can help you attain internal clarity and the skills to navigate through life's challenges. I provide a safe and supportive environment in which you and your family can begin the healing process and reach your therapeutic goals.
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Sierra Therapy Center
LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Our story: Some of the best physicians are wounded healers, those who have walked through pain and suffering themselves only to emerge on the other side to help others. We believe strongly in the human capacity to heal. Our counseling specialists work with children/teens, adults, couples and families. With sensitivity and compassion, we help you bring resolution to the struggles you are facing. Modalities range from depth therapy, IMAGO couples therapy, EMDR, play therapy, addiction groups to solution focused. We are trained in a variety of different therapeutic interventions that will fit what you need.
(530) 419-5189
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Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Our story: Some of the best physicians are wounded healers, those who have walked through pain and suffering themselves only to emerge on the other side to help others. We believe strongly in the human capacity to heal. Our counseling specialists work with children/teens, adults, couples and families. With sensitivity and compassion, we help you bring resolution to the struggles you are facing. Modalities range from depth therapy, IMAGO couples therapy, EMDR, play therapy, addiction groups to solution focused. We are trained in a variety of different therapeutic interventions that will fit what you need.
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Elizabeth Smith
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
I offer confidential psychotherapy to children, adolescents, and adults in a compassionate, safe and nonjudgmental environment. My approach to therapy is client-centered, collaborative, and strength-based. It is my belief that we are all unique and one approach does not fit all. I enjoy helping my clients in a broad range of issues, including anxiety, depression, trauma, grief and loss, co-dependency, relationship concerns, parenting, and adoption/foster-care issues. I consider it a privilege to come alongside and support individuals and families as they navigate life's many challenges and joys. Trained in EMDR.
(530) 771-6484
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Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
I offer confidential psychotherapy to children, adolescents, and adults in a compassionate, safe and nonjudgmental environment. My approach to therapy is client-centered, collaborative, and strength-based. It is my belief that we are all unique and one approach does not fit all. I enjoy helping my clients in a broad range of issues, including anxiety, depression, trauma, grief and loss, co-dependency, relationship concerns, parenting, and adoption/foster-care issues. I consider it a privilege to come alongside and support individuals and families as they navigate life's many challenges and joys. Trained in EMDR.
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Tamara Lynn Wells-Behavior Solutions
ESIC, ECSE
Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Children: Tantrums, Aggression, Yelling, Difficulty Listening to Adults, Challenges at School, Difficulty Communicating Emotions. Is your child's behavior causing stress at home or school? Would you like to give them the tools to communicate their needs and emotions? Are you looking forward to relaxing interactions with your child? Credentialed in Early Intervention Services, with a background in Special Education, I specialize in working with the most challenging behaviors by offering positive behavior interventions, children's communication tools and parenting strategies that bring harmony to the whole family.
(530) 282-1351
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Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Children: Tantrums, Aggression, Yelling, Difficulty Listening to Adults, Challenges at School, Difficulty Communicating Emotions. Is your child's behavior causing stress at home or school? Would you like to give them the tools to communicate their needs and emotions? Are you looking forward to relaxing interactions with your child? Credentialed in Early Intervention Services, with a background in Special Education, I specialize in working with the most challenging behaviors by offering positive behavior interventions, children's communication tools and parenting strategies that bring harmony to the whole family.
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Lovie Bucknell
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
I have experience working with children, teens, families, couples and elderly persons in our community from: Reach Counseling, Mountain Valley Children and Family Services, Nevada County Children's Behavioral Health and The Nevada County Crisis Stabilization Unit.
You don't have to go this alone! I approach my clients with authenticity, non-judgement, and compassion. The issues that I would be honored to support you with include: depression; anxiety; working through trauma; grief/loss; major life transitions; self-discovery; exploring/cultivating creativity; exploring cultural identities; creating satisfying relationships; and understanding and resolving conflicts in family relationships. I integrate various theories and approaches based on your particular goals. Our work together can be exploratory or action oriented: focusing on the past, the present or the future; long or short term.
(530) 797-4077
Verified
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Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
I have experience working with children, teens, families, couples and elderly persons in our community from: Reach Counseling, Mountain Valley Children and Family Services, Nevada County Children's Behavioral Health and The Nevada County Crisis Stabilization Unit.
You don't have to go this alone! I approach my clients with authenticity, non-judgement, and compassion. The issues that I would be honored to support you with include: depression; anxiety; working through trauma; grief/loss; major life transitions; self-discovery; exploring/cultivating creativity; exploring cultural identities; creating satisfying relationships; and understanding and resolving conflicts in family relationships. I integrate various theories and approaches based on your particular goals. Our work together can be exploratory or action oriented: focusing on the past, the present or the future; long or short term.
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Donita King
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Being a parent myself I am sensitive to the needs of parents and children and have a true understanding of the challenges which can come with raising children and adolescents.
Hello and welcome! As a licensed Marriage and Family Psychotherapist I provide an empathetic and trusting space to share your concerns. Working together we will uncover blocks to peace and contentment, identify and build upon strengths, alleviate symptoms, build more satisfying relationships and move towards bringing balance to your life. I have worked in community mental health for adults, schools and mental health clinics for children, adolescents and their families and have treated a wide range of disorders including-grief and loss, depression, anxiety, addiction, trauma, divorce, relational issues, child behavior issues and parenting.
(530) 771-6410
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Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Being a parent myself I am sensitive to the needs of parents and children and have a true understanding of the challenges which can come with raising children and adolescents.
Hello and welcome! As a licensed Marriage and Family Psychotherapist I provide an empathetic and trusting space to share your concerns. Working together we will uncover blocks to peace and contentment, identify and build upon strengths, alleviate symptoms, build more satisfying relationships and move towards bringing balance to your life. I have worked in community mental health for adults, schools and mental health clinics for children, adolescents and their families and have treated a wide range of disorders including-grief and loss, depression, anxiety, addiction, trauma, divorce, relational issues, child behavior issues and parenting.
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Martina Grzmot
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT Verified
Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
As a Somatically trained therapist, I use my skills to promote regulation, support communication and develop coping skills in children, families and adults.
Children and adults continue to report high levels of anxiety and depression as the world shifts at a rapid pace. I invite you to slow down for a moment and come into contact with your own experience: What is alive in this moment? Bringing awareness to our experience, imaginations, our bodies and behaviors, can create space for choice and intentionality about the lives we want to lead.
(415) 300-2866
Verified
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Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
As a Somatically trained therapist, I use my skills to promote regulation, support communication and develop coping skills in children, families and adults.
Children and adults continue to report high levels of anxiety and depression as the world shifts at a rapid pace. I invite you to slow down for a moment and come into contact with your own experience: What is alive in this moment? Bringing awareness to our experience, imaginations, our bodies and behaviors, can create space for choice and intentionality about the lives we want to lead.
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Selah Counseling Services
MA, MFT Verified
Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
If you are struggling with helping your child or teen to reach their full potential, we can provide hope.
We care and are there for you. Selah Counseling Services is made up of a group of dynamic and committed professionals who work as a team to meet the needs of our community. Our therapists will use years of training and experience in order to best serve our clients. Selah Counseling Services is a faith-based non-profit organization providing an atmosphere of trust and caring.
(530) 433-0621
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Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
If you are struggling with helping your child or teen to reach their full potential, we can provide hope.
We care and are there for you. Selah Counseling Services is made up of a group of dynamic and committed professionals who work as a team to meet the needs of our community. Our therapists will use years of training and experience in order to best serve our clients. Selah Counseling Services is a faith-based non-profit organization providing an atmosphere of trust and caring.
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Elizabeth Rose Lipski
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT, LPCC Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, I work with clients in a way that encourages personal responsibility, individual choice, and movement toward empowered ways of being. Whether you are feeling anxious, depressed, or generally stuck in some area of your life, therapy could offer the next step toward a more fulfilled way of living. I utilize a variety of approaches, including humanistic, trauma-informed, and EMDR (eye movement desensitization and reprocessing) to offer a holistic psychotherapeutic experience. I work with individuals, couples, children, and families. My private practice is located in downtown Nevada City.
(530) 237-3199
Verified
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, I work with clients in a way that encourages personal responsibility, individual choice, and movement toward empowered ways of being. Whether you are feeling anxious, depressed, or generally stuck in some area of your life, therapy could offer the next step toward a more fulfilled way of living. I utilize a variety of approaches, including humanistic, trauma-informed, and EMDR (eye movement desensitization and reprocessing) to offer a holistic psychotherapeutic experience. I work with individuals, couples, children, and families. My private practice is located in downtown Nevada City.
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Christina Sloane (Trimble)
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT, CHC Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Late afternoon/evening appointments available. I work with individuals, couples, families, adolescents and children. Making the decision to come to therapy can be a hard one. Deciding on a therapist that is right for you can be even harder. I am happy to talk with you on the phone or have you come by my office so we can meet. It's important that you feel comfortable I am a good fit for you. I have been working for over 15 years with individuals, couples, children, adolescence and families.
(707) 820-7958
Verified
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Late afternoon/evening appointments available. I work with individuals, couples, families, adolescents and children. Making the decision to come to therapy can be a hard one. Deciding on a therapist that is right for you can be even harder. I am happy to talk with you on the phone or have you come by my office so we can meet. It's important that you feel comfortable I am a good fit for you. I have been working for over 15 years with individuals, couples, children, adolescence and families.
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Victoria Moran
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Not accepting new clients
I work with adults, adolescents/children, and families with diversity in age, gender, sexual orientation, culture, and lifestyle.
Life is a great mystery and can prove to be extremely difficult at times. However, it is these difficulties that can become incredible catalysts for deep healing and lasting change. I work with clients from an integrative and holistic approach which means that I intertwine a variety of modalities based on specific needs of a client with regards to the breadth of their lived experience (mental, physical, spiritual, cultural).
(541) 604-7069
Verified
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Not accepting new clients
I work with adults, adolescents/children, and families with diversity in age, gender, sexual orientation, culture, and lifestyle.
Life is a great mystery and can prove to be extremely difficult at times. However, it is these difficulties that can become incredible catalysts for deep healing and lasting change. I work with clients from an integrative and holistic approach which means that I intertwine a variety of modalities based on specific needs of a client with regards to the breadth of their lived experience (mental, physical, spiritual, cultural).
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Sean Merrick
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Children are met with a Trauma Informed and Nurtured Heart approaches with Family Systems interventions before behavior shaping.
Having a guide who understands life's uncertainty, challenges and hardships provides a safe partnership that encourages self-discovery, builds confidence in intuition and reinforces internal wisdom. It is this type of therapeutic relationship where personal courage is discovered, healing is allowed and authentic living is instilled.
(530) 429-8148
Verified
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Children are met with a Trauma Informed and Nurtured Heart approaches with Family Systems interventions before behavior shaping.
Having a guide who understands life's uncertainty, challenges and hardships provides a safe partnership that encourages self-discovery, builds confidence in intuition and reinforces internal wisdom. It is this type of therapeutic relationship where personal courage is discovered, healing is allowed and authentic living is instilled.
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Margaret V Austin
Psychologist, PhD, BCN Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Are you struggling to find your footing in this difficult new world of ours? The pandemic has changed our lives and its up to each of us to regroup. Most of us had challenges to deal with before COVID-19 became a thing. I work with clients who are overwhelmed by the demands on their lives from work, school, relationships, or life itself. I see children who have difficulty focusing in school, performing their best, or getting along with others. When children have problems, parents need support too! Families improve when children and parents work together. I also see adults with trouble sleeping, thinking clearly, or reaching goals.
(530) 207-8805
Verified
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Are you struggling to find your footing in this difficult new world of ours? The pandemic has changed our lives and its up to each of us to regroup. Most of us had challenges to deal with before COVID-19 became a thing. I work with clients who are overwhelmed by the demands on their lives from work, school, relationships, or life itself. I see children who have difficulty focusing in school, performing their best, or getting along with others. When children have problems, parents need support too! Families improve when children and parents work together. I also see adults with trouble sleeping, thinking clearly, or reaching goals.
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Eric Schlanger
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
I am a licensed clinical social worker with over thirty years of experience providing psychotherapy to children, adolescents, adults and families. I have helped hundreds of clients overcome or manage a variety of life stressors. I work diligently with each client to help him or her achieve their own personal therapeutic goals. I believe in the innate healing powers of each individual and the dramatic benefits that a professional therapeutic relationship can provide. I strive to enable each client to reach their own human potential, thus living with greater meaning, purpose and satisfaction.
(530) 212-7104
Verified
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
I am a licensed clinical social worker with over thirty years of experience providing psychotherapy to children, adolescents, adults and families. I have helped hundreds of clients overcome or manage a variety of life stressors. I work diligently with each client to help him or her achieve their own personal therapeutic goals. I believe in the innate healing powers of each individual and the dramatic benefits that a professional therapeutic relationship can provide. I strive to enable each client to reach their own human potential, thus living with greater meaning, purpose and satisfaction.
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Rebecca Jean Palley
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
I provide compassionate psychotherapy for children, adolescents, and adults. With more than thirty years of experience, I listen carefully and offer warmth, kindness, humor, and perspective. I believe that each of us has wisdom and creativity within us and hope to help you find and access yours.I avoid diagnostic labels and preconceptions. I work with love. I enjoy helping people with relationships of all kinds. "A friend is someone who hears the song in your heart and sings it to you when you've forgotten the melody." While therapy is different than friendship, this aspect is the same.
(833) 254-6640
Verified
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
I provide compassionate psychotherapy for children, adolescents, and adults. With more than thirty years of experience, I listen carefully and offer warmth, kindness, humor, and perspective. I believe that each of us has wisdom and creativity within us and hope to help you find and access yours.I avoid diagnostic labels and preconceptions. I work with love. I enjoy helping people with relationships of all kinds. "A friend is someone who hears the song in your heart and sings it to you when you've forgotten the melody." While therapy is different than friendship, this aspect is the same.
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Danielle Vanaman
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, MA, MS Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
In addition to my work with individual adult clients on a broad range of issues such as depression, anxiety, panic attacks, and adjusting to transitions, I also specialize in parenting issues, management of behavioral problems, family therapy, and children and adolescents facing a variety of mood, developmental or behavioral problems.
I believe therapy is a collaborative and creative endeavor, and provide a safe, supportive environment for you to explore your identity, relationships, history, and desired changes. I am trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to help you create lasting changes, and am also influenced by Mindfulness, Narrative, Relational, and Systemic approaches to therapy. I am certified in the Triple P Positive Parenting Program and trained in Trauma-Focused CBT. I am also supportive and affirmative of clients of all sexual orientations and gender identifications, and can assist with issues such as coming out, homophobia, and LGBT relationship or parenting issues.
(510) 849-6886
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
In addition to my work with individual adult clients on a broad range of issues such as depression, anxiety, panic attacks, and adjusting to transitions, I also specialize in parenting issues, management of behavioral problems, family therapy, and children and adolescents facing a variety of mood, developmental or behavioral problems.
I believe therapy is a collaborative and creative endeavor, and provide a safe, supportive environment for you to explore your identity, relationships, history, and desired changes. I am trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to help you create lasting changes, and am also influenced by Mindfulness, Narrative, Relational, and Systemic approaches to therapy. I am certified in the Triple P Positive Parenting Program and trained in Trauma-Focused CBT. I am also supportive and affirmative of clients of all sexual orientations and gender identifications, and can assist with issues such as coming out, homophobia, and LGBT relationship or parenting issues.
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Julie M. Lipsitz
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Hello! I’ve been working with children, teens and adults in a therapeutic context, for over 13 years. I offer emotional, psychological and spiritual support through eco-therapy practices, somatic and transpersonal techniques. I have additional training in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing), Quantum Healing Hypnosis Therapy, & Plant Spirit Healing. I'm interested in guiding one through a transformative experience while cultivating their present moment awareness in order to emerge and align with one's Higher Self and life purpose.
(530) 413-5469
Verified
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Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Hello! I’ve been working with children, teens and adults in a therapeutic context, for over 13 years. I offer emotional, psychological and spiritual support through eco-therapy practices, somatic and transpersonal techniques. I have additional training in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing), Quantum Healing Hypnosis Therapy, & Plant Spirit Healing. I'm interested in guiding one through a transformative experience while cultivating their present moment awareness in order to emerge and align with one's Higher Self and life purpose.
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Betsy Perluss
Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LMFT, LPCC Verified
Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Waitlist for new clients
As a depth psychotherapist, our work together will involve careful reflection, looking beneath the fixed stories and set beliefs that limit your perspective and bring about personal suffering. My approach is holistic, taking into consideration all aspects of your being - body, mind, and spirit, recognizing the inherent wisdom of psyche that moves toward wholeness no matter how deep the wounding or severe the inner conflict. I work mostly with individual adults, but also with children and adolescents.
(530) 665-8632
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Office is near:
Nevada City, CA 95959
Offers online therapy
Waitlist for new clients
As a depth psychotherapist, our work together will involve careful reflection, looking beneath the fixed stories and set beliefs that limit your perspective and bring about personal suffering. My approach is holistic, taking into consideration all aspects of your being - body, mind, and spirit, recognizing the inherent wisdom of psyche that moves toward wholeness no matter how deep the wounding or severe the inner conflict. I work mostly with individual adults, but also with children and adolescents.

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Child Therapists
Child psychologists in Nevada City, CA provide mental health therapy to children and are experts in child development.

Every comprehensive review of therapy with children shows that all credible approaches, when performed by a competent mental health clinician, produce almost the same results. About half of all kids will get better. Of those that improve, 80% will show progress in a relatively short time, while the remaining 20% will need longer-term support.

The best child therapists in Nevada City build great relationships with the child and the parent. They also see the child's strengths and are open to hearing the child's possible solutions to the challenges the child faces. Finally, a good therapist appreciates the child's culture and is sensitive to the values of the child's community.