Sara Brashear
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
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Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
Traumatic experiences, whether the big ones everyone recognizes or the more subtle emotional injuries suffered by many, leave their mark. They may be hard to forget or make other things hard to remember. I work with you to feel better in the present moment and resolve the past. Areas that may benefit from the resolution of past difficulties are concentration, happiness, relationships and career success, among others.
(707) 721-4149
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Office is near:
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
Traumatic experiences, whether the big ones everyone recognizes or the more subtle emotional injuries suffered by many, leave their mark. They may be hard to forget or make other things hard to remember. I work with you to feel better in the present moment and resolve the past. Areas that may benefit from the resolution of past difficulties are concentration, happiness, relationships and career success, among others.
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Gonzales Family Counseling
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
At Gonzales Family Counseling, it is our honor to develop a client centered relationship in order to promote hope, healing, and accessing one's best self. We work with children, adolescents, young adults, adults, couples, parents, and families.
(707) 267-2477
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
At Gonzales Family Counseling, it is our honor to develop a client centered relationship in order to promote hope, healing, and accessing one's best self. We work with children, adolescents, young adults, adults, couples, parents, and families.
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Sheila Ali
Associate Clinical Social Worker, ACSW, MSW Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Things that may have felt difficult prior to the pandemic carry a very different load now, as we learn to navigate life with Covid. While the idea of therapy may have felt radical before, it can now offer us a roadmap to developing greater internal strength to steer through the uncertainty. It is deep within our unconscious that we meet our true selves and can then begin the profound work of developing mechanisms for the lives we are seeking. I view it as a great privilege to bear witness to the strength that emerges from the courage of confronting the vulnerability of our own psychology.
(925) 965-7775
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Things that may have felt difficult prior to the pandemic carry a very different load now, as we learn to navigate life with Covid. While the idea of therapy may have felt radical before, it can now offer us a roadmap to developing greater internal strength to steer through the uncertainty. It is deep within our unconscious that we meet our true selves and can then begin the profound work of developing mechanisms for the lives we are seeking. I view it as a great privilege to bear witness to the strength that emerges from the courage of confronting the vulnerability of our own psychology.
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Eveline Wu
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Finding yourself easily triggered? Dealing with chronic tension, sleep issues, dissociation, fatigue, nausea, stomachaches or chronic pain? Have you pushed things down inside or "coped" to survive a difficult childhood? Yet now, you find yourself avoiding things, anxious or experiencing body symptoms, or having difficulty with intimacy? Perhaps you want to be a strong advocate for yourself and others, and be more empowered. You want to build better relationships. You want to stop sabatoging yourself. Maybe, you've done a lot of crying it out, breathing exercises, or talking in circles, and you're looking for a way to feel unstuck.
(510) 338-4199
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Finding yourself easily triggered? Dealing with chronic tension, sleep issues, dissociation, fatigue, nausea, stomachaches or chronic pain? Have you pushed things down inside or "coped" to survive a difficult childhood? Yet now, you find yourself avoiding things, anxious or experiencing body symptoms, or having difficulty with intimacy? Perhaps you want to be a strong advocate for yourself and others, and be more empowered. You want to build better relationships. You want to stop sabatoging yourself. Maybe, you've done a lot of crying it out, breathing exercises, or talking in circles, and you're looking for a way to feel unstuck.
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Holly Starr
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Are you feeling caught between contradictory feelings of hope and despair? Finding a space where we can feel deeply understood is important to developing a secure sense of self. Psychotherapy offers a reflective space to explore the wordless thoughts, the nameless pain or the inner conflicts that may inhibit us. Through therapy a greater sense of integrity and meaning in life is possible. When we respond with genuine understanding and acceptance, hope may be restored and joy found. I listen to clients with openness and intuition. I encourage those I work with to begin to trust their own inner resources and find their own resilience.
(925) 380-2615
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Are you feeling caught between contradictory feelings of hope and despair? Finding a space where we can feel deeply understood is important to developing a secure sense of self. Psychotherapy offers a reflective space to explore the wordless thoughts, the nameless pain or the inner conflicts that may inhibit us. Through therapy a greater sense of integrity and meaning in life is possible. When we respond with genuine understanding and acceptance, hope may be restored and joy found. I listen to clients with openness and intuition. I encourage those I work with to begin to trust their own inner resources and find their own resilience.
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Margarita Lorence
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I help people 18 and older manage exhausting emotions that torture, pressure them into knee jerk reactions, and make relationships difficult. Using evidence-based practical techniques, with a dash of warmth and humor, we'll work together to see the big picture, map a path, and manage what's in the way of getting some peace.
(925) 289-9307
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I help people 18 and older manage exhausting emotions that torture, pressure them into knee jerk reactions, and make relationships difficult. Using evidence-based practical techniques, with a dash of warmth and humor, we'll work together to see the big picture, map a path, and manage what's in the way of getting some peace.
Katherine H Schulz
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I treat clients who have difficulty with borderline personality disorder, depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, bipolar disorder as well as clients in the midst of a major life transition or grief. Many of my clients struggle to regulate their emotions. They either avoid emotions altogether or feel explosive or out of control of their emotions.
(925) 259-3408
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I treat clients who have difficulty with borderline personality disorder, depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder, bipolar disorder as well as clients in the midst of a major life transition or grief. Many of my clients struggle to regulate their emotions. They either avoid emotions altogether or feel explosive or out of control of their emotions.
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Katherine Hughes
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
I am a clinical psychologist based in Walnut Creek, CA. My graduate and postgraduate training included most major approaches to psychotherapy. When I begin psychotherapy with someone, my intent is to work in partnership with you. My style is one of active collaboration. Only with both of us involved, sharing our thoughts and ideas, can a safe and effective working environment develop. Change isn't easy. If it was, you might not be thinking about therapy.
(925) 526-4116
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
I am a clinical psychologist based in Walnut Creek, CA. My graduate and postgraduate training included most major approaches to psychotherapy. When I begin psychotherapy with someone, my intent is to work in partnership with you. My style is one of active collaboration. Only with both of us involved, sharing our thoughts and ideas, can a safe and effective working environment develop. Change isn't easy. If it was, you might not be thinking about therapy.
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Private Practice
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
EMDR therapist in the East Bay specialized in Trauma / PTSD, Marriage Counseling, Food Issues / Disordered Eating, Anxiety, LGBTQ, Depression, Women's Issues, Spirituality, Life Transitions, Adoption, Parenting, and Teen Issues. I regularly see Couples, Families, Teens and Adults ranging from early adolescence to late 60's.
(925) 948-8070
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
EMDR therapist in the East Bay specialized in Trauma / PTSD, Marriage Counseling, Food Issues / Disordered Eating, Anxiety, LGBTQ, Depression, Women's Issues, Spirituality, Life Transitions, Adoption, Parenting, and Teen Issues. I regularly see Couples, Families, Teens and Adults ranging from early adolescence to late 60's.
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Silver Fern Child & Family Therapy, Inc
AMFT, APCC, ACSW Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
Here at Silver Fern Therapy, Inc. we are committed to providing a safe space with therapists who are free of bias, prejudice, discrimination, harassment, and actively practice cultural humility. We stand against racial and social injustice and are allies for all persons of color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, and age. The practice of insight and vulnerability resides in our core work as we look to contribute in helpful and healing ways. This, we believe and practice.
(925) 281-1475
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Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
Here at Silver Fern Therapy, Inc. we are committed to providing a safe space with therapists who are free of bias, prejudice, discrimination, harassment, and actively practice cultural humility. We stand against racial and social injustice and are allies for all persons of color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, and age. The practice of insight and vulnerability resides in our core work as we look to contribute in helpful and healing ways. This, we believe and practice.
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Sara Dietzel
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
I specialize in Couples Counseling and Individual Psychotherapy that focuses on recovering from difficult, and upsetting experiences. I have extensive training and experience working with couples who are struggling with relationship frustrations and difficulties. Relationships can be complicated and often couples get stuck in cycles of disappointment that they can't resolve. Sometimes the relationship becomes volatile or disconnected. I help couples learn effective communication skills, and find deeper meaning in their relationship. We can work together to create a successful relationship for you and your partner. Please visit my website for more information at www.saradietzeltherapy.com
(925) 324-5565
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
I specialize in Couples Counseling and Individual Psychotherapy that focuses on recovering from difficult, and upsetting experiences. I have extensive training and experience working with couples who are struggling with relationship frustrations and difficulties. Relationships can be complicated and often couples get stuck in cycles of disappointment that they can't resolve. Sometimes the relationship becomes volatile or disconnected. I help couples learn effective communication skills, and find deeper meaning in their relationship. We can work together to create a successful relationship for you and your partner. Please visit my website for more information at www.saradietzeltherapy.com
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Gretchen Palau
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
Compassion is the foundation of my therapeutic work with all clients. It's important to me that you feel respected, cared for, and that you feel better. Challenging life situations, traumatic experiences, and/or dysfunctional family dynamics can cause all of us to feel distressed. Sharing your experiences, feeling validated and listened to, can decrease your emotional pain. Using a relational and client-centered approach, I can address your individual needs. Working together, we can find solutions and tools to help you make lasting changes that ultimately result in you feeling better.
(925) 261-7433
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Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
Compassion is the foundation of my therapeutic work with all clients. It's important to me that you feel respected, cared for, and that you feel better. Challenging life situations, traumatic experiences, and/or dysfunctional family dynamics can cause all of us to feel distressed. Sharing your experiences, feeling validated and listened to, can decrease your emotional pain. Using a relational and client-centered approach, I can address your individual needs. Working together, we can find solutions and tools to help you make lasting changes that ultimately result in you feeling better.
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Kathryn Mehler-Clark
Marriage & Family Therapist Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Do you find yourself repeatedly reacting to recurring emotional triggers; trapped in repetitive negative cycles in your relationships, or unable to figure out how to move forward to a more positive, secure bond with your partner? My warmth, humor and interactive style creates trust and safety to encourage and support you. Clients express that they feel relief from symptoms of stress, such a anxiety or depression, and experience feeling more emotional flexibility and balance.
(925) 308-5619
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Do you find yourself repeatedly reacting to recurring emotional triggers; trapped in repetitive negative cycles in your relationships, or unable to figure out how to move forward to a more positive, secure bond with your partner? My warmth, humor and interactive style creates trust and safety to encourage and support you. Clients express that they feel relief from symptoms of stress, such a anxiety or depression, and experience feeling more emotional flexibility and balance.
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Dr. Paul Kramer
Marriage & Family Therapist, EdD, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
At some point we all struggle to adjustment to life's changes; it's normal to feel stuck and I believe people have what it takes to adjust. Couples often come to me for help in distress and are confused about how or why their relationship has derailed. I am dedicated to helping people build stronger; more intimate relationships and I use several modalities when attempting to help couples in distress. A high percentage of my caseload at any given time is comprised of couples.
(925) 320-0698
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
At some point we all struggle to adjustment to life's changes; it's normal to feel stuck and I believe people have what it takes to adjust. Couples often come to me for help in distress and are confused about how or why their relationship has derailed. I am dedicated to helping people build stronger; more intimate relationships and I use several modalities when attempting to help couples in distress. A high percentage of my caseload at any given time is comprised of couples.
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Susan K Faron
Psychologist, PhD, MA Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
Analytical psychology emphasizes completeness, not perfection. Because psychological insight and self-knowledge are essential for health and vitality, it's lucky our psyches respond favorably to attention and reflection! Positive, effective, long lasting change is created. Research shows nightly dreams provide a running commentary on everyday life. Dreams anticipate, sometimes warn, and often help in resolving problems. They help you relate to the "rest of you", the part that operates out of awareness, sometimes causing symptoms, or taking over and becoming destructive. These parts appear increasingly frightening when pushed away.
(925) 932-2090
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Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
Analytical psychology emphasizes completeness, not perfection. Because psychological insight and self-knowledge are essential for health and vitality, it's lucky our psyches respond favorably to attention and reflection! Positive, effective, long lasting change is created. Research shows nightly dreams provide a running commentary on everyday life. Dreams anticipate, sometimes warn, and often help in resolving problems. They help you relate to the "rest of you", the part that operates out of awareness, sometimes causing symptoms, or taking over and becoming destructive. These parts appear increasingly frightening when pushed away.
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Lee Embrey
Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
I work with individuals and couples who are going through life transitions. I am an interactive therapist, honest and direct. I help people develop their emotional readiness to continue on their life journey. Psychotherapy is about change and development. I have an empathetic approach that helps release feelings, and develop thoughtful understanding.
(925) 478-5235
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Walnut Creek, CA 94598
I work with individuals and couples who are going through life transitions. I am an interactive therapist, honest and direct. I help people develop their emotional readiness to continue on their life journey. Psychotherapy is about change and development. I have an empathetic approach that helps release feelings, and develop thoughtful understanding.
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Paul Kramer, Ed.D. & Associates
Marriage & Family Therapist, EdD, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Dr. Paul Kramer, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, started a group practice to expand services in the East Bay. Paul earned a Master's and a Doctorate degree in Counseling Psychology from Argosy University. He has served in multiple settings to include 12 years in the US Army. Paul is Passionate about working with couples in various domains to include groups, workshops, and in marital therapy. Paul uses an eclectic approach when working with couples, leaning on Imago Relationship Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy, Mindfulness Interventions, and Systems Theory. He specializes in working with people who have experienced various forms of trauma.
(925) 436-1725
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Dr. Paul Kramer, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, started a group practice to expand services in the East Bay. Paul earned a Master's and a Doctorate degree in Counseling Psychology from Argosy University. He has served in multiple settings to include 12 years in the US Army. Paul is Passionate about working with couples in various domains to include groups, workshops, and in marital therapy. Paul uses an eclectic approach when working with couples, leaning on Imago Relationship Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy, Mindfulness Interventions, and Systems Theory. He specializes in working with people who have experienced various forms of trauma.
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Louis Joseph Jumonville
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Are you feeling the stuck in your patterns of relating to family, friends and coworkers? Feeling anxious, depressed, worried about health or work? Feeling unsatisfied with life, with the feeling that there must something more? Or are you frequently concerned regarding recent, or childhood trauma? I can help you discover and teach you tools to find relief from troubling thoughts, overwhelming emotions, and access your creativity to guide yourself into more healthy, nurturing and satisfying relationships. If you have tried it alone, and find it not working to your satisfactions perhaps it is time to get the help you deserve.
(925) 394-7793
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Are you feeling the stuck in your patterns of relating to family, friends and coworkers? Feeling anxious, depressed, worried about health or work? Feeling unsatisfied with life, with the feeling that there must something more? Or are you frequently concerned regarding recent, or childhood trauma? I can help you discover and teach you tools to find relief from troubling thoughts, overwhelming emotions, and access your creativity to guide yourself into more healthy, nurturing and satisfying relationships. If you have tried it alone, and find it not working to your satisfactions perhaps it is time to get the help you deserve.
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Kenyatta Black Jacobs
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, MA, LPCC Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I believe one of the most important aspects of therapy is that you, the client, feel comfortable and safe with your therapist. My goal is to provide a down-to-earth atmosphere where you feel free to be open and honest without judgment. Together we will work to build on your strengths allowing you to feel a greater sense of empowerment.
(510) 972-6150
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I believe one of the most important aspects of therapy is that you, the client, feel comfortable and safe with your therapist. My goal is to provide a down-to-earth atmosphere where you feel free to be open and honest without judgment. Together we will work to build on your strengths allowing you to feel a greater sense of empowerment.
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Linda A Kline
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Psychotherapy works when you're supported by a trained trusted professional. I may be that person for you. Is it time to dig deeper and seek support needed to help you find more joy, more self respect? We all have stress and doubts in our self. Some of us have trouble handling that stress. I will work with you through nonjudgmental support and understanding, to help you better understand who you are, how you got there, and whether a few changes to your thinking and behavior might help you find the joy you are missing, improve your relationships and to better manage your stress, while learning how to show up for yourself.
(925) 297-5902
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Psychotherapy works when you're supported by a trained trusted professional. I may be that person for you. Is it time to dig deeper and seek support needed to help you find more joy, more self respect? We all have stress and doubts in our self. Some of us have trouble handling that stress. I will work with you through nonjudgmental support and understanding, to help you better understand who you are, how you got there, and whether a few changes to your thinking and behavior might help you find the joy you are missing, improve your relationships and to better manage your stress, while learning how to show up for yourself.

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