Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT, CCTP
Verified by Psychology Today
Long Beach, California 90803
"I have been in practice in the area for over 40 years, working with a very diverse population, including individual's, adults, adolescents, and couples with a wide variety of concerns and complex life challenges. I taught for 28 years, first as an associate professor of psychology at Marymount College, and have taught graduate courses at Loyola Marymount University and Pepperdine University. Twice, I have been the recipient of the Lampert Award from Pacificare Behavioral Health, which quantifies client outcomes. In effect, my therapeutic effectiveness has been ranked in the top one percent of over 10,000 participating therapists. "
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(562) 317-7911
Verified
Long Beach, California 90803
Grief
Depression
Sleep or Insomnia
Alzheimer's
Interpersonal
Trauma Focused
"I have been in practice in the area for over 40 years, working with a very diverse population, including individual's, adults, adolescents, and couples with a wide variety of concerns and complex life challenges. I taught for 28 years, first as an associate professor of psychology at Marymount College, and have taught graduate courses at Loyola Marymount University and Pepperdine University. Twice, I have been the recipient of the Lampert Award from Pacificare Behavioral Health, which quantifies client outcomes. In effect, my therapeutic effectiveness has been ranked in the top one percent of over 10,000 participating therapists. "
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Kimmy Hunkle, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, APCC, CADC II
Verified by Psychology Today
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
"Kimberly “Kimmy” Hunkle, MA., AMFT (#113175), APCC, CADC II (#A043920317) earned her Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology; Specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy, Professional Clinical Counseling & Depth Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara. She is an Associate Marriage Family Therapist (AMFT), Associate Professional Clinical Counselor (APCC), Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor (CADCII) and currently in process obtaining a certification with the Association of Partners of Sex Addicts Trauma Specialist (APSATS). If you are in pain seeking hope or heart healing, I looking forward to your call. "
(657) 236-3482
Verified
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
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"Kimberly “Kimmy” Hunkle, MA., AMFT (#113175), APCC, CADC II (#A043920317) earned her Master of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology; Specialization in Marriage and Family Therapy, Professional Clinical Counseling & Depth Psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Santa Barbara. She is an Associate Marriage Family Therapist (AMFT), Associate Professional Clinical Counselor (APCC), Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor (CADCII) and currently in process obtaining a certification with the Association of Partners of Sex Addicts Trauma Specialist (APSATS). If you are in pain seeking hope or heart healing, I looking forward to your call. "
Corinne Gonzalez, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
"I work with adults and teens who are struggling with anxiety, relationship problems and difficulties managing stress. I will help you find strength within and teach you tools so you can make the changes you need to feel better and lead a happy, healthy life. My areas of expertise include anxiety disorders, including but not limited to, generalized anxiety, panic disorder and OCD, as well as relationship problems. "
(562) 733-3701
Verified
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
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"I work with adults and teens who are struggling with anxiety, relationship problems and difficulties managing stress. I will help you find strength within and teach you tools so you can make the changes you need to feel better and lead a happy, healthy life. My areas of expertise include anxiety disorders, including but not limited to, generalized anxiety, panic disorder and OCD, as well as relationship problems. "
Sid Tarpinian, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
"Each client is a unique human being. One size does not fit all and success depends on a good therapeutic fit between you and your therapist. Therapy is a process in which you and I will work together in a confidential and safe environment to address and resolve what led you to seek professional support. The past can't be changed but one's present connections to past events can be changed dramatically and I have seen this repeatedly in my practice. "
(562) 273-9760
Verified
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
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"Each client is a unique human being. One size does not fit all and success depends on a good therapeutic fit between you and your therapist. Therapy is a process in which you and I will work together in a confidential and safe environment to address and resolve what led you to seek professional support. The past can't be changed but one's present connections to past events can be changed dramatically and I have seen this repeatedly in my practice. "
Julie Andersen Rodriguez, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, CAC
Verified by Psychology Today
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
"Have you struggled with finding purpose, passion and joy in your life? Do you feel stuck in old habits or behaviors that you have tried to change only to find yourself going back to them in times of stress? Do you get distracted or feel disconnected from others which leads you to feeling overwhelmed, anxious or isolated? Do fear, doubt and worry rule your thinking? I specialize in helping you shift from these non-productive thoughts toward a direction of confidence, clarity, faith and joy. Everyone is capable of greatness. I am passionate about working with teenagers, adults, families and couples!"
(562) 682-5556
Verified
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
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"Have you struggled with finding purpose, passion and joy in your life? Do you feel stuck in old habits or behaviors that you have tried to change only to find yourself going back to them in times of stress? Do you get distracted or feel disconnected from others which leads you to feeling overwhelmed, anxious or isolated? Do fear, doubt and worry rule your thinking? I specialize in helping you shift from these non-productive thoughts toward a direction of confidence, clarity, faith and joy. Everyone is capable of greatness. I am passionate about working with teenagers, adults, families and couples!"
Michelle Taylor, Counselor
Counselor, M.S., LPCC
Verified by Psychology Today
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90809
"Are you not sure why you're feeling stuck? Doing the same thing and not getting the results you want? Maybe you're feeling like something's wrong with you or your partner? Whatever it is, I can help explore what's happening and get you on the right track to the life you want. I specialize as an individual and couples therapist, using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Gottman Relationship techniques, and Brene Brown theories. With my help, we will use proven techniques, some humor, and some trial and error to get the results you're looking for and on track to being your own therapist with the proven tools to help you achieve success!"
(888) 372-9389
Verified
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90809
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"Are you not sure why you're feeling stuck? Doing the same thing and not getting the results you want? Maybe you're feeling like something's wrong with you or your partner? Whatever it is, I can help explore what's happening and get you on the right track to the life you want. I specialize as an individual and couples therapist, using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Gottman Relationship techniques, and Brene Brown theories. With my help, we will use proven techniques, some humor, and some trial and error to get the results you're looking for and on track to being your own therapist with the proven tools to help you achieve success!"
Vickie Wagner, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA
Verified by Psychology Today
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
"Struggling with challenging emotions? Having difficulty in important relationships? You're here because you dare to believe things can be different...better even. I have confidence that you have it within you to create a new and fulfilling way of living and relating to others in the healthiest and most authentic way possible. Courageously examine your concerns and issues (e.g., relationships, behavioral patterns/habits, thinking patterns, difficult emotions, fears, etc.) in a safe, empowering environment with someone (me) who can relate to you with no strings attached and no agenda except your happy and healthy life."
(626) 314-6451
Verified
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
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"Struggling with challenging emotions? Having difficulty in important relationships? You're here because you dare to believe things can be different...better even. I have confidence that you have it within you to create a new and fulfilling way of living and relating to others in the healthiest and most authentic way possible. Courageously examine your concerns and issues (e.g., relationships, behavioral patterns/habits, thinking patterns, difficult emotions, fears, etc.) in a safe, empowering environment with someone (me) who can relate to you with no strings attached and no agenda except your happy and healthy life."
Susana Marquez, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
"We all carry wounds and pain with us that can weigh us down, preventing us from becoming the person or mother we want to be. The moment we begin to heal those wounds, we blossom and grow into the individual we are capable of becoming. If you are feeling anxious, depressed, angry, stuck, resentful, unable to communicate needs and have positive relationships with others or yourself, you need professional support to help you unravel what is keeping you from reaching your full potential. I have 15 years experience working with mothers, children, families, couples, individuals of all backgrounds."
(562) 371-0091
Verified
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
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"We all carry wounds and pain with us that can weigh us down, preventing us from becoming the person or mother we want to be. The moment we begin to heal those wounds, we blossom and grow into the individual we are capable of becoming. If you are feeling anxious, depressed, angry, stuck, resentful, unable to communicate needs and have positive relationships with others or yourself, you need professional support to help you unravel what is keeping you from reaching your full potential. I have 15 years experience working with mothers, children, families, couples, individuals of all backgrounds."
Mariah Christine Vlach
AMFT, APCC, CHT
Verified by Psychology Today
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
"Do you battle with a dysfunctional and abusive self-image, the inability to make healthy choices, and negative thoughts that lead you into depression, anxiety and addictive patterns of behavior? I assist women to be the catalyst for change and healing in their lives. Dysfunctional and traumatic life experiences compromise the energetic system of the mind-body connection. These experiences can compartmentalize in the psyche and physical body, creating deep depression, shame, fear, anxiety and suffering, as well as physical symptoms. My work supports the natural healing capacity of the body-mind, to bring ease and reduce suffering. "
(657) 295-8133
Verified
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
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"Do you battle with a dysfunctional and abusive self-image, the inability to make healthy choices, and negative thoughts that lead you into depression, anxiety and addictive patterns of behavior? I assist women to be the catalyst for change and healing in their lives. Dysfunctional and traumatic life experiences compromise the energetic system of the mind-body connection. These experiences can compartmentalize in the psyche and physical body, creating deep depression, shame, fear, anxiety and suffering, as well as physical symptoms. My work supports the natural healing capacity of the body-mind, to bring ease and reduce suffering. "
Yaffa Rosner, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
"Feeling sad, isolated, and anxious? Relief and solutions are within reach. I'll help you get in control of your situation, uncover the causes of your pain, and teach you effective ways to resolve past, present, and future problems. You'll be heard and listened to in a safe, warm environment, while receiving constructive feedback. You'll learn how to create happier relationships with the significant people in your life by addressing past losses and reevaluating expectations. You'll create and realize a vision for your life by setting and implementing goals via baby steps."
(714) 919-9965
Verified
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
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"Feeling sad, isolated, and anxious? Relief and solutions are within reach. I'll help you get in control of your situation, uncover the causes of your pain, and teach you effective ways to resolve past, present, and future problems. You'll be heard and listened to in a safe, warm environment, while receiving constructive feedback. You'll learn how to create happier relationships with the significant people in your life by addressing past losses and reevaluating expectations. You'll create and realize a vision for your life by setting and implementing goals via baby steps."
Sara Abadie, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
"Are you wishing for a happier life? It is possible and I can help. Whether you are dealing with depression and guilt, anxiety, addictive behavior, life transitions, or other problems, you will discover that whatever the diagnosis, how you feel can improve. Your path to well-being depends on your ability to feel good about yourself and I work with people to make their lives, and their relationship with themselves, easier and happier. "
(424) 325-4372
Verified
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
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"Are you wishing for a happier life? It is possible and I can help. Whether you are dealing with depression and guilt, anxiety, addictive behavior, life transitions, or other problems, you will discover that whatever the diagnosis, how you feel can improve. Your path to well-being depends on your ability to feel good about yourself and I work with people to make their lives, and their relationship with themselves, easier and happier. "
Kerttu Cantin, MA, PsyD, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, PsyD, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
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Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
"Does it seem like your family is in chaos? Are you frustrated by ongoing emotional and behavioral issues that seem to be invading your relationships? Has every conversation turned into a confrontation? Do you feel like your child and your spouse are not listening to you? Are they withdrawn and defensive? Are you frustrated because you have tried everything in your power to make things better - and nothing seems to work? You deserve a fulfilling, satisfying and enjoyable life. Don't give up hope. I can help you get there. Together we can improve the relationships within your family."
(714) 489-5927
Verified
Hosts group in:
Circle Area
Long Beach, California 90804
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"Does it seem like your family is in chaos? Are you frustrated by ongoing emotional and behavioral issues that seem to be invading your relationships? Has every conversation turned into a confrontation? Do you feel like your child and your spouse are not listening to you? Are they withdrawn and defensive? Are you frustrated because you have tried everything in your power to make things better - and nothing seems to work? You deserve a fulfilling, satisfying and enjoyable life. Don't give up hope. I can help you get there. Together we can improve the relationships within your family."
Julianna M Lyell, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified by Psychology Today
Long Beach, California 90804
"We all need extra support sometimes. Therapy can be a place to explore solutions to life problems and to know you are not alone. I strive to create an envirmonment that is safe and non-judgemental so that we can figure out together what needs to happen for you to feel happier and more fulfilled. Through my work, I have seen many people improve their lives and feel better about themselves. In sessions, we will focus on your current situation and explore your past to further understand what may be preventing you from living a happy and fulfilled life."
(562) 396-4930
Verified
Long Beach, California 90804
"We all need extra support sometimes. Therapy can be a place to explore solutions to life problems and to know you are not alone. I strive to create an envirmonment that is safe and non-judgemental so that we can figure out together what needs to happen for you to feel happier and more fulfilled. Through my work, I have seen many people improve their lives and feel better about themselves. In sessions, we will focus on your current situation and explore your past to further understand what may be preventing you from living a happy and fulfilled life."
Leah Wright, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Long Beach, California 90803
"As partners in your session, together we’ll build a trusting and professional relationship that allows you to feel supported setting and achieving meaningful goals that alleviate disruptive patterns and allow for even more success, joy and authenticity. I am most interested in helping you identify your strengths and passions to empower you to live what you view as your healthiest life."
(310) 984-7908
Verified
Long Beach, California 90803
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"As partners in your session, together we’ll build a trusting and professional relationship that allows you to feel supported setting and achieving meaningful goals that alleviate disruptive patterns and allow for even more success, joy and authenticity. I am most interested in helping you identify your strengths and passions to empower you to live what you view as your healthiest life."
Dana Hodgdon, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Long Beach, California 90814
"I believe we all have the capacity to grow and experience joy. Access to this capacity is usually closer than we think. Talking to someone who is trained to HEAR you can unblock what is holding you back. Call me and we can talk about finding the answers within yourself. For the last 20 years I have had experience in helping people overcome many forms of suffering. Call me and take your first step toward feeling better, attending to things that are meaningful to you, and feeling whole again."
(562) 608-1426
Verified
Long Beach, California 90814
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"I believe we all have the capacity to grow and experience joy. Access to this capacity is usually closer than we think. Talking to someone who is trained to HEAR you can unblock what is holding you back. Call me and we can talk about finding the answers within yourself. For the last 20 years I have had experience in helping people overcome many forms of suffering. Call me and take your first step toward feeling better, attending to things that are meaningful to you, and feeling whole again."
Liz Dube, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MS, LMFT, CST
Verified by Psychology Today
Long Beach, California 90803
"Would you like to increase communication and pleasure in your relationships? Would you like to feel sexually empowered and experience greater sexual awareness? I want to help you get beyond sex-related fears, anxiety, guilt, shame, obsessive behaviors, or past traumas that may be impacting your relationships and intimacy. I am both a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist and Certified Sex Therapist. Together we will work on developing healthy skills for coping with life's difficulties, gaining the strength to overcome sex and intimacy issues, and more effective ways for communicating to ultimately create greater satisfaction in your life."
(562) 449-4904
Verified
Long Beach, California 90803
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"Would you like to increase communication and pleasure in your relationships? Would you like to feel sexually empowered and experience greater sexual awareness? I want to help you get beyond sex-related fears, anxiety, guilt, shame, obsessive behaviors, or past traumas that may be impacting your relationships and intimacy. I am both a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist and Certified Sex Therapist. Together we will work on developing healthy skills for coping with life's difficulties, gaining the strength to overcome sex and intimacy issues, and more effective ways for communicating to ultimately create greater satisfaction in your life."
Laura Pinegar, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Long Beach, California 90803
"After over twenty years in practice I have extensive experience in treating anxiety and depression secondary to life stress and transitions. Many of my clients are struggling with difficult relationships where they need to learn new methods of communicating, identify reoccurring and destructive patterns, or make decisions to either more fully commit to or let go of their partners. I focus on therapy to generate coping skills to deal with the changes that challenge us through our lifespan, such as separation, divorce, infertility, birth, family conflict, death or loss of a loved one, retirement, empty nest, and aging issues."
(562) 239-4330
Verified
Long Beach, California 90803
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"After over twenty years in practice I have extensive experience in treating anxiety and depression secondary to life stress and transitions. Many of my clients are struggling with difficult relationships where they need to learn new methods of communicating, identify reoccurring and destructive patterns, or make decisions to either more fully commit to or let go of their partners. I focus on therapy to generate coping skills to deal with the changes that challenge us through our lifespan, such as separation, divorce, infertility, birth, family conflict, death or loss of a loved one, retirement, empty nest, and aging issues."
Dustin-Leigh Konzelman, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, Psy.D., MS, MA, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Long Beach, California 90804
"I am experienced working with children, adults, couples, and families. Many times, people who call me are in distress, having tried what feels like everything, and they often feel frustrated and overwhelmed by their situation. My goal is to help individuals identify patterns of dysfunction that create problems for them. I work within the framework of an individual’s gifts and challenges to develop a strong relationship that allows for open communication and honesty. My strengths-based approach allows individuals to feel they have a voice and builds upon the good that is already taking place within their life and relationships."
(657) 500-3513
Verified
Long Beach, California 90804
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"I am experienced working with children, adults, couples, and families. Many times, people who call me are in distress, having tried what feels like everything, and they often feel frustrated and overwhelmed by their situation. My goal is to help individuals identify patterns of dysfunction that create problems for them. I work within the framework of an individual’s gifts and challenges to develop a strong relationship that allows for open communication and honesty. My strengths-based approach allows individuals to feel they have a voice and builds upon the good that is already taking place within their life and relationships."
Richard V. Morhaime, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified by Psychology Today
Long Beach, California 90804
"I am an experienced psychologist with a warm and collaborative therapy style. I moved back to Southern California in 2014 after living for several years in São Paulo, Brazil. While in private practice in Brazil, I had the privilege of treating English-speaking executives and diplomats and their families for a wide range of problems, including depression, anxiety, and adjustment difficulties. I love helping my clients develop important skills to get through difficult and challenging times in their lives, in addition to aiding them in finding their unique path toward a greater sense of happiness and fulfillment."
(562) 375-4491
Verified
Long Beach, California 90804
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"I am an experienced psychologist with a warm and collaborative therapy style. I moved back to Southern California in 2014 after living for several years in São Paulo, Brazil. While in private practice in Brazil, I had the privilege of treating English-speaking executives and diplomats and their families for a wide range of problems, including depression, anxiety, and adjustment difficulties. I love helping my clients develop important skills to get through difficult and challenging times in their lives, in addition to aiding them in finding their unique path toward a greater sense of happiness and fulfillment."
Nan R Aguirre, Psychologist
Psychologist, PhD
Verified by Psychology Today
Long Beach, California 90803
"Women in Transition hold a particular interest for me. As a woman and psychologist I bring my experiences with depth work to open dialogue, work through road blocks to success, and empower women. I use experiential methods in transpersonal and Psychodynamic Therapy from a Jungian perspective: Sandtray, Art Therapy, Guided Imagery, Dream work, and Creative Writing. I also utilize Cognitive Therapy. I enjoy helping people gain understanding into the Self and how they are in the world."
(714) 643-6825
Verified
Long Beach, California 90803
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"Women in Transition hold a particular interest for me. As a woman and psychologist I bring my experiences with depth work to open dialogue, work through road blocks to success, and empower women. I use experiential methods in transpersonal and Psychodynamic Therapy from a Jungian perspective: Sandtray, Art Therapy, Guided Imagery, Dream work, and Creative Writing. I also utilize Cognitive Therapy. I enjoy helping people gain understanding into the Self and how they are in the world."

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If you're looking for help with grief in Circle Area, Long Beach or for a Circle Area, Long Beach grief therapist, these professionals provide grief counseling and grief support. They include grief therapists, grief psychologists, grief psychotherapists and grief counselors. They can help with grieving, grief stages, stages of grief and grief loss.If you're looking for help with grief therapy in Circle Area, Long Beach or for a Circle Area, Long Beach grief therapist, these professionals provide grief counseling and grief support. They include Circle Area, Long Beach grief therapists, grief psychologists, grief psychotherapists and grief counselors. They can help with Circle Area, Long Beach grieving therapy, grief stages, stages of grief and grief loss.

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