Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MFT Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I offer holistic solution-oriented counseling and coaching with respect for your potential and the ideal you desire to live. I offer education and inspiration, practical creative solutions and options for you to consider to live your ideal life. I coach you in undoing sabotaging strategies, limiting beliefs and negative habits with effective tools and home work.. Our work together will validate what works for you and eliminate what is ineffective. With information, motivation and practical tools, you will experience an "immediate difference" in how you choose to relate, communicate and live what you desire everyday.
Female
(855) 526-0250
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
I offer holistic solution-oriented counseling and coaching with respect for your potential and the ideal you desire to live. I offer education and inspiration, practical creative solutions and options for you to consider to live your ideal life. I coach you in undoing sabotaging strategies, limiting beliefs and negative habits with effective tools and home work.. Our work together will validate what works for you and eliminate what is ineffective. With information, motivation and practical tools, you will experience an "immediate difference" in how you choose to relate, communicate and live what you desire everyday.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I am currently not taking new clients. Are you feeling emotions that are difficult to handle; issues surfacing that you're ready to take a look at? Feeling stressed, anxious or depressed? Possibly your relationships are strained or unsatisfying. Maybe you're struggling with parenting a teenager, or you are a teenager wanting someone to listen? These are all areas of interest to me. I have worked with individuals, couples for over 22 years and am still amazed that while therapy is often not easy, it is truly worth the effort for most people. I have a calm, supportive, interactive style and welcome working with you.
Female
(925) 303-4879
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
I am currently not taking new clients. Are you feeling emotions that are difficult to handle; issues surfacing that you're ready to take a look at? Feeling stressed, anxious or depressed? Possibly your relationships are strained or unsatisfying. Maybe you're struggling with parenting a teenager, or you are a teenager wanting someone to listen? These are all areas of interest to me. I have worked with individuals, couples for over 22 years and am still amazed that while therapy is often not easy, it is truly worth the effort for most people. I have a calm, supportive, interactive style and welcome working with you.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Do you work from home, home school your children, care for a homebound relative or are just too busy traveling to work to schedule therapy appointments across town? Are you someone who works late evenings or works a “night shift” schedule and cannot see a therapist under the normal operative hours that most therapists offer? My private practice offers a solution to your dilemma. I only provide secure video therapy from the comfort and convenience of your home. I provide services to adults, couples, and families based in California only.
Female
(863) 269-3560
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
Do you work from home, home school your children, care for a homebound relative or are just too busy traveling to work to schedule therapy appointments across town? Are you someone who works late evenings or works a “night shift” schedule and cannot see a therapist under the normal operative hours that most therapists offer? My private practice offers a solution to your dilemma. I only provide secure video therapy from the comfort and convenience of your home. I provide services to adults, couples, and families based in California only.
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Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, APCC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Life can be very confusing sometimes. My understanding is that each of us are different and there is no easy answer for most of life's questions. And, I am happy to be engaged in the mystery of life with you. Using my humanistic and transperonal approach, my goal with my clients is to discover how life's meaning is created for them and what coping skills can be used to help through this process.
Female
(732) 422-5067
Verified
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Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
Life can be very confusing sometimes. My understanding is that each of us are different and there is no easy answer for most of life's questions. And, I am happy to be engaged in the mystery of life with you. Using my humanistic and transperonal approach, my goal with my clients is to discover how life's meaning is created for them and what coping skills can be used to help through this process.
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Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Are you in transition? Struggling with anxiety, depression, self-criticism or low self-esteem? Wanting to feel more empowered in your life, relationships and work? Tired of simply surviving? Are you seeking a warm and caring therapist who will listen and help support you to create a life that truly reflects and supports your aspirations and dreams? Who is devoted to your well-being and can offer both the practical help and emotional support to help you to thrive? If so, I'd like to help. Situated in comfortable office in Concord, I offer affordable day and evening appointments.
Female
(925) 293-9491
Verified
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Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
Are you in transition? Struggling with anxiety, depression, self-criticism or low self-esteem? Wanting to feel more empowered in your life, relationships and work? Tired of simply surviving? Are you seeking a warm and caring therapist who will listen and help support you to create a life that truly reflects and supports your aspirations and dreams? Who is devoted to your well-being and can offer both the practical help and emotional support to help you to thrive? If so, I'd like to help. Situated in comfortable office in Concord, I offer affordable day and evening appointments.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MEd, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Do you feel overwhelmed and frustrated with your highly sensitive, smart, very intense child? Feeling worn out with your child's ongoing worries, difficulty managing emotions? Does your child suffer from perfectionism, self-doubt, and social issues? Do you also suffer from challenges? You don't have to manage this alone. I specialize in helping children, teens, and adults to understand themselves, to discover their path, and how to thrive. My goal is to help them improve their relationships, manage and channel their feelings, and realize their true potential.
Female
(925) 231-4799
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
Do you feel overwhelmed and frustrated with your highly sensitive, smart, very intense child? Feeling worn out with your child's ongoing worries, difficulty managing emotions? Does your child suffer from perfectionism, self-doubt, and social issues? Do you also suffer from challenges? You don't have to manage this alone. I specialize in helping children, teens, and adults to understand themselves, to discover their path, and how to thrive. My goal is to help them improve their relationships, manage and channel their feelings, and realize their true potential.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Congratulations on taking the first step towards wellness! My practice is two-fold: I have a lot of experience working with couples in conflict and I also work with individuals who suffer from depression and PTSD. I believe that the relationship between therapist and client is most helpful in collaboration. I enjoy working with both couples and individuals to face life transitions and difficulties with a direct and empathetic approach.
Female
(415) 763-6542
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
Congratulations on taking the first step towards wellness! My practice is two-fold: I have a lot of experience working with couples in conflict and I also work with individuals who suffer from depression and PTSD. I believe that the relationship between therapist and client is most helpful in collaboration. I enjoy working with both couples and individuals to face life transitions and difficulties with a direct and empathetic approach.
Photo of Adriana S. Russell MFT, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, MFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I work with a large number of presenting issues including managing depression, anxiety and stress, improving communication in primary relationships, improved self care and self soothing, healing from addictions and codependency and trauma; dealing with grief and loss, including pet loss. I can assist you in how to self assert in a healthy and productive manner. I work with adult individuals and couples. I am 12 step supportive, work with relapse prevention and people wanting to intensify their recovery work. I am trained as an Emotionally Focused Couples Therapist. Please see my website: www.adrianarussell.com
Female
(925) 232-0618
Verified
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Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
I work with a large number of presenting issues including managing depression, anxiety and stress, improving communication in primary relationships, improved self care and self soothing, healing from addictions and codependency and trauma; dealing with grief and loss, including pet loss. I can assist you in how to self assert in a healthy and productive manner. I work with adult individuals and couples. I am 12 step supportive, work with relapse prevention and people wanting to intensify their recovery work. I am trained as an Emotionally Focused Couples Therapist. Please see my website: www.adrianarussell.com
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I help people who take care of everyone but themselves develop a healing and restorative practice of self care, self compassion, and self love. Usually it's guilt and/or fear that stops us from putting our own needs on par with others.' We don't want to be selfish or needy or difficult. But we end up exhausted, depleted, and resentful. Deep down, we really want to be cared for the way we care for others.
Female
(925) 233-4700
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
I help people who take care of everyone but themselves develop a healing and restorative practice of self care, self compassion, and self love. Usually it's guilt and/or fear that stops us from putting our own needs on par with others.' We don't want to be selfish or needy or difficult. But we end up exhausted, depleted, and resentful. Deep down, we really want to be cared for the way we care for others.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
My approach is open and collaborative with an emphasis on developing ways to address issues for long term success. For the best results, therapy is a commitment on the part of both client and therapist. Often times, clients bring an outstanding issue or behavior they want to change and find that it is connected to many other areas of their lives. Together, we will do the work that will change a lifetime.
Female
(925) 350-4932
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
My approach is open and collaborative with an emphasis on developing ways to address issues for long term success. For the best results, therapy is a commitment on the part of both client and therapist. Often times, clients bring an outstanding issue or behavior they want to change and find that it is connected to many other areas of their lives. Together, we will do the work that will change a lifetime.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, SUDCCIV Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 20 years of experience in the counseling field. I have worked with culturally diverse populations in a variety of settings to support with concerns related to depression, anxiety, trauma, substance abuse, and other life challenges. I am always honored to work with people who are in some stage of uncovering the next steps in achieving balance, wellness, and feelings of self fulfillment by exploring the intersecting elements of a person's experiences.
Female
(925) 965-0485
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 20 years of experience in the counseling field. I have worked with culturally diverse populations in a variety of settings to support with concerns related to depression, anxiety, trauma, substance abuse, and other life challenges. I am always honored to work with people who are in some stage of uncovering the next steps in achieving balance, wellness, and feelings of self fulfillment by exploring the intersecting elements of a person's experiences.
Photo of Sandra Paolini, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT, CHT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
You're here because you really want to change - to be happy, to communicate more skillfully and to eliminate the unwanted thoughts, feelings and emotions that keep you stuck. You’ve probably tried everything you could think of to make the changes you want, only to end up with the same problems showing up again. I get it. I know how hard it is to change and how easy it is to give up. But there is hope. The good news is… with the right kind of help, you can make the changes that will bring meaning, happiness, balance and renewed energy, motivation and hope to your life - without spending years in therapy.
Female
(925) 276-2688
Verified
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Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
You're here because you really want to change - to be happy, to communicate more skillfully and to eliminate the unwanted thoughts, feelings and emotions that keep you stuck. You’ve probably tried everything you could think of to make the changes you want, only to end up with the same problems showing up again. I get it. I know how hard it is to change and how easy it is to give up. But there is hope. The good news is… with the right kind of help, you can make the changes that will bring meaning, happiness, balance and renewed energy, motivation and hope to your life - without spending years in therapy.
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Are you the spouse of a law enforcement officer who is constantly caught between needing connection with your partner while also respecting the burdens he carries from his work? Even when your spouse comes home, he’s not fully present with you and your family, remaining distant and hard to connect with. You manage your home, show up to events solo, and endure the ups and downs of shift rotations because you love your partner, but deep down feel resentful that he isn’t available to you the way you need him to be. All of this is just made harder by the unknowns of the job and the anxiety of knowing if he’ll come home at all.
Female
(916) 713-3077
Verified
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Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
Are you the spouse of a law enforcement officer who is constantly caught between needing connection with your partner while also respecting the burdens he carries from his work? Even when your spouse comes home, he’s not fully present with you and your family, remaining distant and hard to connect with. You manage your home, show up to events solo, and endure the ups and downs of shift rotations because you love your partner, but deep down feel resentful that he isn’t available to you the way you need him to be. All of this is just made harder by the unknowns of the job and the anxiety of knowing if he’ll come home at all.
Photo of Valerie J. Keim, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Online support via phone or Zoom for individuals and groups for coping with the coronavirus pandemic. We are in this together and I can help you to feel less anxious, and more resilient and connected. I also help successful women and couples. Women, everyone believes you have it all together, but inside you know differently. Stress hits at the worst moments. A rude coworker or a nasty comment from your partner shatters you. At home your romance needs a tune up. But you don’t have the confidence to rock the boat. I help women just like you rediscover their strength and intuition and live bigger, more powerful lives!
Female
(925) 429-8023
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
Online support via phone or Zoom for individuals and groups for coping with the coronavirus pandemic. We are in this together and I can help you to feel less anxious, and more resilient and connected. I also help successful women and couples. Women, everyone believes you have it all together, but inside you know differently. Stress hits at the worst moments. A rude coworker or a nasty comment from your partner shatters you. At home your romance needs a tune up. But you don’t have the confidence to rock the boat. I help women just like you rediscover their strength and intuition and live bigger, more powerful lives!
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Many are unsure if they have an addiction, or if they really are an alcoholic. Sometimes you drink too much, have regrets the next day, feel embarrassed about losing control and worry about your health. Drinking and using to numb the pain leaves you feeling very alone. You are sick of hiding, of keeping secrets. Should you stop altogether or figure out how to moderate? I can help this exploration in a non-judgmental way to find answers. Many people in recovery are often disappointed their ‘problems’ are not fixed; they feel stuck, depressed and anxious and relationship challenges persist.
Female
(925) 800-6114
Verified
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Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
Many are unsure if they have an addiction, or if they really are an alcoholic. Sometimes you drink too much, have regrets the next day, feel embarrassed about losing control and worry about your health. Drinking and using to numb the pain leaves you feeling very alone. You are sick of hiding, of keeping secrets. Should you stop altogether or figure out how to moderate? I can help this exploration in a non-judgmental way to find answers. Many people in recovery are often disappointed their ‘problems’ are not fixed; they feel stuck, depressed and anxious and relationship challenges persist.
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Do you feel unheard, unappreciated, or under-valued? Do you feel like nothing you do is good enough? Do you wish you had the courage to be who you really want to be? Chances are that you’ve felt that way so long, you’ve come to believe it yourself. There are patterns in place that you can't seem to break. Now you’re ready to change those beliefs, break those patterns, learn to value yourself, and take control of your own life. You're ready to discover who you were really meant to be. Imposter Syndrome and feelings of insecurity are real! Stop hiding behind your fears & become the person you want to be.
Female
(925) 335-6122
Verified
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Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
Do you feel unheard, unappreciated, or under-valued? Do you feel like nothing you do is good enough? Do you wish you had the courage to be who you really want to be? Chances are that you’ve felt that way so long, you’ve come to believe it yourself. There are patterns in place that you can't seem to break. Now you’re ready to change those beliefs, break those patterns, learn to value yourself, and take control of your own life. You're ready to discover who you were really meant to be. Imposter Syndrome and feelings of insecurity are real! Stop hiding behind your fears & become the person you want to be.
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MSW Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
When life gets overwhelming and stressful, do you have a supportive way to work things through? My clients tell me that they feel deeply listened to and understood in the work we do together. Whether as a therapist or a coach, my style is warm and highly interactive. I will guide you with a gentle approach so that you discover more of your wholeness and create solutions that are fully your own. Imagine yourself feeling comfortable in your own skin and sustained in making your life fit you. I am here to provide you with the support you deserve so that you can make positive changes you so deeply desire.
Female
(415) 965-4817
Verified
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Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
When life gets overwhelming and stressful, do you have a supportive way to work things through? My clients tell me that they feel deeply listened to and understood in the work we do together. Whether as a therapist or a coach, my style is warm and highly interactive. I will guide you with a gentle approach so that you discover more of your wholeness and create solutions that are fully your own. Imagine yourself feeling comfortable in your own skin and sustained in making your life fit you. I am here to provide you with the support you deserve so that you can make positive changes you so deeply desire.
Photo of Jimena Picciano, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
You are here and that is the first step. When you make the decision to expand the knowledge about yourself, you are one step closer to having the tools to live a fuller life. As a psychotherapist, I think that as human beings we have the ability to change, transform ourselves and grow. Each of us holds within ourselves the potential to be what we want to be.
Female
(925) 289-9934
Verified
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Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
You are here and that is the first step. When you make the decision to expand the knowledge about yourself, you are one step closer to having the tools to live a fuller life. As a psychotherapist, I think that as human beings we have the ability to change, transform ourselves and grow. Each of us holds within ourselves the potential to be what we want to be.
Photo of bay area child counseling Parisa Rahimian, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
It is heartbreaking to see your child struggle and not know how to help them. Most parents who call me have tried every tool they have to help their children with little or no result. you might feel alone in your experience, feel guilt and shame for not being able to help your child or even for losing your own temper if you have an intense high need child. Perhaps your child is struggling in school, and you are dreading the next phone call to address the latest issues, or feel exhausted trying to go through the daily function without meltdowns, or worrying about your teen’s emotional state, lack of communication,or defiant behavior
Female
(925) 403-4375
Verified
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Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
It is heartbreaking to see your child struggle and not know how to help them. Most parents who call me have tried every tool they have to help their children with little or no result. you might feel alone in your experience, feel guilt and shame for not being able to help your child or even for losing your own temper if you have an intense high need child. Perhaps your child is struggling in school, and you are dreading the next phone call to address the latest issues, or feel exhausted trying to go through the daily function without meltdowns, or worrying about your teen’s emotional state, lack of communication,or defiant behavior
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT, C-PMH Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Our earliest experiences of life form the foundation for the rest of our life. I work with adults struggling to heal old wounds and reduce anxiety and conflict in their lives. Whether you're finding your own childhood experiences being triggered by your child's or partner's behavior today; a working parent attempting to balance competing needs of your workplace, partner, or child; feeling overwhelmed by life transitions (ie. divorce, loss of a loved one, new job, etc), suffering from perinatal anxiety or depression, or someone who has experienced a trauma or distressing memory and wants to be free of its grip, I welcome you.
Female
(510) 246-3494
Verified
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Office is near:
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Female
Our earliest experiences of life form the foundation for the rest of our life. I work with adults struggling to heal old wounds and reduce anxiety and conflict in their lives. Whether you're finding your own childhood experiences being triggered by your child's or partner's behavior today; a working parent attempting to balance competing needs of your workplace, partner, or child; feeling overwhelmed by life transitions (ie. divorce, loss of a loved one, new job, etc), suffering from perinatal anxiety or depression, or someone who has experienced a trauma or distressing memory and wants to be free of its grip, I welcome you.

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Female Therapists
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How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Pleasant Hill are able to work with a wide range of issues. They offer in person sessions as well as Teletherapy in Pleasant Hill

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