Elaine Collins, PhD, MFT, LPCC, Marriage & Family Therapist in Newport Beach
Are you struggling to communicate with your partner without arguing or breaking down? Are you suffering from anxiety after betrayal or loss? Do you look in the mirror and wonder what happened to the person looking back at you? You are not alone. Everyone goes through challenges in their life when what once felt comfortable now seems like total emotional chaos. Hello, I'm Dr. Elaine Collins, a PhD holding both MFT and LPCC licenses. I have successfully counseled hundreds of couples focusing on communication and betrayal/trust issues as well as helping individuals relieve symptoms of anxiety and stress.
Specialties include: EFT Practitioner to Aid in Anxiety, Stress and Anger Management Relief. Gottman Focused Couples Therapy. Conflict Management Specialist. Parent Coaching to Understand Your Teen. Child Centered Divorce Coaching. Guided Imagery Specialist for Trauma and Loss. Transition Specialist for Loss and Personal Crisis.
How I Can Help: EFT for Anxiety, Stress and Anger Management Relief. Couple's Communication Assessment, Parent/Child Communication Program, Child Centered Divorce Program, Certified Guided Imagery Therapist to Guide You Through a Series of Visualizations for PTSD, Post-Partum Depression, Illness Recovery, Weight Loss, Grief, Anger Management and Anxiety.
Call or Email Elaine Collins for a free consultation now - (714) 267-8523


  • School: Argosy Univesity
  • Year Graduated: 2005
  • License No. and State: MFC48471 California


  • Avg Cost (per session): $150 - $220
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Out of Network - Superbill Provider
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: University of Sedona / PhD.
  • Year graduated: 2007


  • Relationship Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Parenting


  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Self Esteem
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Client Focus

Religious Orientation: Christian


  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Cancer
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Christian Counseling
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Emotional Freedom Technique Practitioner
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method
  • Guided Imagry
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Neuro-Linguistic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family


  • Video Counseling
Last Modified: 13 Feb 2018
Elaine Collins, PhD, MFT, LPCC, Marriage & Family Therapist in Newport Beach

Elaine Collins

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MFT, LPCC