Back to Results
Previous
Next
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Ilana Sheats
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist

Ilana Sheats

Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA

Verified by Psychology Today Verified by Psychology Today
5 Endorsed
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Let's Connect (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
I believe the therapeutic relationship creates healing through the power of connection. Whether you're navigating life transitions, facing challenges in relationships, or seeking personal growth, I honor the relationship with each of my clients and tailor each session to each individual’s unique needs.
I see therapy as an untangling process, I can guide you in untangling knots and realizing the threads of truth that can bring you effective tools and new perspectives. I encourage introspection and the uncovering of your strengths to embrace confidence and live a life of abundant joy.
Taking the first step toward seeking support can be challenging, and I want to acknowledge the courage it takes to reach out for help. Your journey matters. Please don't hesitate to reach out to me with any questions you may have about navigating the path towards healing and growth.
Call or Ilana Sheats now for a free 15 minute consultation - (831) 273-6004

My Practice at a Glance

Available both in-person and online

Santa Cruz, CA 95062

(831) 273-6004
I specialize in Codependency, Relationship Issues and Self Esteem 
$180 Per Session, I accept insurance 
I see individuals and couples  
Let's Connect (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist

My Practice at a Glance

Available both in-person and online

Santa Cruz, CA 95062

(831) 273-6004
I specialize in Codependency, Relationship Issues and Self Esteem 
$180 Per Session, I accept insurance 
I see individuals and couples  

Finances

Fees

  • Individual Sessions $180
  • Couple Sessions $200
  • Sliding scale: apply if you may be eligible
  • Pay by Cash, Check, Mastercard, Visa

Insurance

  • Beacon Health Options | Carelon
Check fees and, if listed, ask to verify your insurance coverage. or (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Ilana Sheats
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA
Check fees and, if listed, ask to verify your insurance coverage. or (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Ilana Sheats
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA

Qualifications

  • Verified by Psychology Today Prelicense by State of California / 119056 Supervised by Tim Hartnett (California / 27228) Ilana Sheats
Feel free to ask about qualifications and training experience. or (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Ilana Sheats
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA
Feel free to ask about qualifications and training experience. or (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Ilana Sheats
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA

Specialties and Expertise

Top Specialties

  • Codependency
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem

Expertise

  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Do these issues align with your needs? or (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Ilana Sheats
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA
Do these issues align with your needs? or (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Ilana Sheats
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA

5 Endorsements

Melissa A Edwards
Melissa A Edwards
Clinical Social Work/TherapistMSWLCSW
Ilana is an amazing therapist, so warm and compassionate. Her suggestions are always on point, and she has a talent for explaining things clearly and insightfully. She excels at helping people gain new perspectives and feel supported.
Amanda Crowder
Amanda Crowder
Clinical Social Work/TherapistLCSW
Ilana is natural intuitive and compassionate. She honors where you are on your journey and offers a wealth of experience that can support your introspection and growth. Her kind curiosity fosters safety and warmth with her clients.
Tad Davies
Tad Davies
Marriage & Family Therapist AssociateAMFT
Ilana is a deeply grounded and compassionate therapist who will advocate for her client's highest self to emerge. She really knows her stuff and has a tremendous instinct for helping others to recognize their own beauty and intrinsic value.
Cas Chamberlain
Cas Chamberlain
Marriage & Family Therapist AssociateAMFTMA
I know Ilana to be a caring, skilled therapist. Her warm presence and a down-to-earth personality set you at ease. She really cares about her clients and I would highly recommend her as a clinician.

Client Focus

Age

Children (6 to 10)
Preteen
Teen
Adults

Participants

Individuals
Couples

Age

Children (6 to 10)
Preteen
Teen
Adults

Participants

Individuals
Couples

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family / Marital
  • Humanistic
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Relational
  • Strength-Based
Ask about what different forms of therapy will be like. or (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Ilana Sheats
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA
Ask about what different forms of therapy will be like. or (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Ilana Sheats
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA

Location

Primary Location

Santa Cruz, CA 95062

(831) 273-6004
Call for a free consultation now - (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Ilana Sheats
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA
Call for a free consultation now - (831) 273-6004
Photo of Ilana Sheats, AMFT, APCC, MA, Associate Marriage & Family Therapist
Ilana Sheats
Associate Marriage & Family Therapist, AMFT, APCC, MA