Psychologist, Psy.D. Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92117
Dr. Patel is a licensed psychologist specializing in child and adolescent psychological assessment. She uses gold standard measures and customizes psychological evaluations to each individual child. Her evaluations provide tailored and detailed recommendations to best assist children and their families to thrive.
Intellectual Disability
(858) 304-7409
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San Diego, CA 92117
Intellectual Disability
Dr. Patel is a licensed psychologist specializing in child and adolescent psychological assessment. She uses gold standard measures and customizes psychological evaluations to each individual child. Her evaluations provide tailored and detailed recommendations to best assist children and their families to thrive.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92105
Are there times when you cannot explain the overwhelming emotions you are experiencing. I enjoy helping those who are seeking change and are motivated to do so. I believe people should always work toward becoming their best selves. I work with individuals, families, children, and adolescents. If your family is suffering from functioning in a loving and happy manner and you cannot figure out where the problem lies, family therapy may be the right choice for you. From learning to function with a new baby, blending, or newly transitioning teenagers, I can help.
Intellectual Disability
(619) 569-1651
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San Diego, CA 92105
Intellectual Disability
Are there times when you cannot explain the overwhelming emotions you are experiencing. I enjoy helping those who are seeking change and are motivated to do so. I believe people should always work toward becoming their best selves. I work with individuals, families, children, and adolescents. If your family is suffering from functioning in a loving and happy manner and you cannot figure out where the problem lies, family therapy may be the right choice for you. From learning to function with a new baby, blending, or newly transitioning teenagers, I can help.
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Counselor Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92108
Therapy is about learning to love yourself and grow despite your mistakes. It is about finding the joy in giving without expecting anything in return. It is about welcoming your struggles with the same strength and enthusiasm that you welcome your victories, for it is through our struggles that we grow. By applying complementary therapy approaches and techniques, we will unearth long-standing behavior patterns or negative perceptions that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life.
Intellectual Disability
(619) 648-5031
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San Diego, CA 92108
Intellectual Disability
Therapy is about learning to love yourself and grow despite your mistakes. It is about finding the joy in giving without expecting anything in return. It is about welcoming your struggles with the same strength and enthusiasm that you welcome your victories, for it is through our struggles that we grow. By applying complementary therapy approaches and techniques, we will unearth long-standing behavior patterns or negative perceptions that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92108
Hi there, I am glad you found me. I believe in the value of therapy at different points in our lives. My areas of therapeutic experience include; life transitions, dating, breakups, marriage, parenting, military and veteran families, church/belief dynamics, loss, accountability, aging, disabilities/different abilities, as well as business and academic pursuits. My clients have described my style as genuine, attentive, caring, and creative. I aim to create a comfortable environment where you can shake hands with any emotion that is necessary.
Intellectual Disability
(619) 313-4874
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92108
Intellectual Disability
Hi there, I am glad you found me. I believe in the value of therapy at different points in our lives. My areas of therapeutic experience include; life transitions, dating, breakups, marriage, parenting, military and veteran families, church/belief dynamics, loss, accountability, aging, disabilities/different abilities, as well as business and academic pursuits. My clients have described my style as genuine, attentive, caring, and creative. I aim to create a comfortable environment where you can shake hands with any emotion that is necessary.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92108
Welcome, my name is Ruth Juarez and I am a bilingual therapist with experience providing therapy in San Diego to teens, adults, couples and families. I believe that you bring your own expertise to the therapeutic process and therefore we can work together to find what works best for you. I believe that I can offer the support you need in the process of creating a life that is worth living for you. I have experience in working with individuals struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, suicidal and self-injurious behaviors, substance use, learning disabilities and impulsive behaviors.
Intellectual Disability
(858) 519-8002
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92108
Intellectual Disability
Welcome, my name is Ruth Juarez and I am a bilingual therapist with experience providing therapy in San Diego to teens, adults, couples and families. I believe that you bring your own expertise to the therapeutic process and therefore we can work together to find what works best for you. I believe that I can offer the support you need in the process of creating a life that is worth living for you. I have experience in working with individuals struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, suicidal and self-injurious behaviors, substance use, learning disabilities and impulsive behaviors.
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M.Ed., BCBA, LBA, RYT
San Diego, CA 92117
With over 20 years of experience providing Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and other Educational, Behavioral & Mindfulness services to children with and without special needs, I am confident that I will be able to assist your family in achieving your goals. Through assessing what motivates, inspires and hinders your child's social, emotional, behavioral and academic growth, I will create an evidence-based, parenting plan unique to your child's needs.
Intellectual Disability
(504) 684-7023

San Diego, CA 92117
Intellectual Disability
With over 20 years of experience providing Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) and other Educational, Behavioral & Mindfulness services to children with and without special needs, I am confident that I will be able to assist your family in achieving your goals. Through assessing what motivates, inspires and hinders your child's social, emotional, behavioral and academic growth, I will create an evidence-based, parenting plan unique to your child's needs.
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Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92108
Everyone, at one time or another, encounters challenging experiences which can leave a lasting, negative effect. These challenging or traumatic experiences can leave wounds of shame that can hinder one from being their true, authentic self. I specialize in helping people overcome and heal these wounds which results in living a more free, authentic and assertive life. We will journey and collaborate together to help you achieve the goals you have for yourself. I work with teens, individuals, couples and families on a variety of areas.
Intellectual Disability
(858) 295-3546
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92108
Intellectual Disability
Everyone, at one time or another, encounters challenging experiences which can leave a lasting, negative effect. These challenging or traumatic experiences can leave wounds of shame that can hinder one from being their true, authentic self. I specialize in helping people overcome and heal these wounds which results in living a more free, authentic and assertive life. We will journey and collaborate together to help you achieve the goals you have for yourself. I work with teens, individuals, couples and families on a variety of areas.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92126
I am a warm and compassionate therapist who enjoys working with children, adolescents and adults. In my practice, I strive to help clients define and understand their obstacles, set reasonable goals and empower them to make improvements in their lives. Throughout treatment, I provide a safe, non-judgmental space, allowing clients to work at a pace that is comfortable for them. By sharing my positive energy and enthusiasm, I give clients the support and encouragement they need to create change.
Intellectual Disability
(858) 304-0015
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92126
Intellectual Disability
I am a warm and compassionate therapist who enjoys working with children, adolescents and adults. In my practice, I strive to help clients define and understand their obstacles, set reasonable goals and empower them to make improvements in their lives. Throughout treatment, I provide a safe, non-judgmental space, allowing clients to work at a pace that is comfortable for them. By sharing my positive energy and enthusiasm, I give clients the support and encouragement they need to create change.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, MS Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92128
My Philosophy is simple, start where you are at in the process. My approach is to work with you and together we would develop goals and expectations on what you want to work on. It is a collaborative effort in order to help you make progress and sustain change once progress is made. Even though I'm seen as the professional, to me your're the professional of you're life and its my job to help guide you into a place where you feel comfortable. For further info please check out my website at quintanacounseling.com.
Intellectual Disability
(909) 343-5723
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92128
Intellectual Disability
My Philosophy is simple, start where you are at in the process. My approach is to work with you and together we would develop goals and expectations on what you want to work on. It is a collaborative effort in order to help you make progress and sustain change once progress is made. Even though I'm seen as the professional, to me your're the professional of you're life and its my job to help guide you into a place where you feel comfortable. For further info please check out my website at quintanacounseling.com.
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Psychologist, PsyD, ABPP Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92103
Are you looking for a highly trained, gender affirming, and LGBTQ+ allied psychologist for psychotherapy and/or psychological testing for your child, teen or for yourself? Are you are in a period of transition (e.g. with your gender identity, your relationship status, your career prospects) and despite being insightful and intelligent; you can't seem to "figure it out" on your own? If you are ready to stop the self-defeating cycle of negative thoughts, anxious and sad feelings, and poor coping behaviors; please reach out to me. It would be an honor to accompany you and your family on this journey of self-discovery and acceptance.
Intellectual Disability
(858) 500-3826
Verified

San Diego, CA 92103
Intellectual Disability
Are you looking for a highly trained, gender affirming, and LGBTQ+ allied psychologist for psychotherapy and/or psychological testing for your child, teen or for yourself? Are you are in a period of transition (e.g. with your gender identity, your relationship status, your career prospects) and despite being insightful and intelligent; you can't seem to "figure it out" on your own? If you are ready to stop the self-defeating cycle of negative thoughts, anxious and sad feelings, and poor coping behaviors; please reach out to me. It would be an honor to accompany you and your family on this journey of self-discovery and acceptance.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, EMDR Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92121
Our rapport, and discovering what is deeply meaningful and valuable to you will be the foundation of our therapeutic bond. My primary goal is to support your happiness and success by understanding your most cherished beliefs, and what you hold dear in your heart. I will gently challenge you when I see patterns that are not supporting your well being. I will simultaneously encourage you to draw from your many gifts and strengths. I commit to utilizing interventions that are effective, empowering, evidence based and that promote self compassion. I truly understand how vulnerable it feels to seek help, and I commend your willingness.
Intellectual Disability
(858) 381-4705
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92121
Intellectual Disability
Our rapport, and discovering what is deeply meaningful and valuable to you will be the foundation of our therapeutic bond. My primary goal is to support your happiness and success by understanding your most cherished beliefs, and what you hold dear in your heart. I will gently challenge you when I see patterns that are not supporting your well being. I will simultaneously encourage you to draw from your many gifts and strengths. I commit to utilizing interventions that are effective, empowering, evidence based and that promote self compassion. I truly understand how vulnerable it feels to seek help, and I commend your willingness.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
Office is near:
San Diego, CA 92130
Feeling frustrated? Going in circles? Are your best efforts not getting you closer to your goals? Do you have depression or worry that just won't go away? My clients tell me it is my acceptance and warmth which allows them to open up and feel safe. In this trusting relationship, they can explore themselves and heal their pain and traumas. I am committed to partnering with you to help you achieve your goals and create the life you want and deserve. Using my 25 years of experience, we can effectively and efficiently make change happen for you.
Intellectual Disability
(858) 793-4580
Verified
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Office is near:
San Diego, CA 92130
Intellectual Disability
Feeling frustrated? Going in circles? Are your best efforts not getting you closer to your goals? Do you have depression or worry that just won't go away? My clients tell me it is my acceptance and warmth which allows them to open up and feel safe. In this trusting relationship, they can explore themselves and heal their pain and traumas. I am committed to partnering with you to help you achieve your goals and create the life you want and deserve. Using my 25 years of experience, we can effectively and efficiently make change happen for you.
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92106
I believe that good therapy involves a combination of a supportive and warm relationship plus science-based therapeutic techniques. Within this framework I consider each person’s unique situation and set of problems and then tailor my approach to you or your child’s needs. Therapy should be a collaborative process, and I try to bring a sense of humor and fun to my work with you or your family.
Intellectual Disability
(858) 299-1897
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92106
Intellectual Disability
I believe that good therapy involves a combination of a supportive and warm relationship plus science-based therapeutic techniques. Within this framework I consider each person’s unique situation and set of problems and then tailor my approach to you or your child’s needs. Therapy should be a collaborative process, and I try to bring a sense of humor and fun to my work with you or your family.
San Diego, CA 92130
Are you a new Mom? Adjusting to motherhood is tough and can be overwhelming! I can help and am here to tell you that you're not alone. My passion is supporting new mother's in their emotional process. We will focus on individualized strategies and building helpful relationship. If you feel concerned about what steps to take, please get in touch. We will work together to help you feel confident in navigating difficult emotions, and to begin to feel better through a treatment plan based on your needs as a new mother. I am also a school counselor in a middle school and love working with preteens and teenagers in the treatment process!
Intellectual Disability
(619) 649-8441
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92130
Intellectual Disability
Are you a new Mom? Adjusting to motherhood is tough and can be overwhelming! I can help and am here to tell you that you're not alone. My passion is supporting new mother's in their emotional process. We will focus on individualized strategies and building helpful relationship. If you feel concerned about what steps to take, please get in touch. We will work together to help you feel confident in navigating difficult emotions, and to begin to feel better through a treatment plan based on your needs as a new mother. I am also a school counselor in a middle school and love working with preteens and teenagers in the treatment process!
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92101
Hello! My name is Lesli Mathis and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who works with teens and adults who may be struggling with depression, anxiety, life transitions, or traumatic experiences. I also have experience helping caregivers, who are caring for a child with autism and/or an intellectual disability, on ways to cope with the on-going grieving processing as well as help create structure and strategies in the home to address behavioral needs. Whether you are experiencing crisis in your life, or working to manage daily stressors, my hope is that I can provide the support you need to feel successful and fulfilled.
Intellectual Disability
(619) 304-2443
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92101
Intellectual Disability
Hello! My name is Lesli Mathis and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who works with teens and adults who may be struggling with depression, anxiety, life transitions, or traumatic experiences. I also have experience helping caregivers, who are caring for a child with autism and/or an intellectual disability, on ways to cope with the on-going grieving processing as well as help create structure and strategies in the home to address behavioral needs. Whether you are experiencing crisis in your life, or working to manage daily stressors, my hope is that I can provide the support you need to feel successful and fulfilled.
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92120
I love the work I do, although it involves dealing with people's painful life events and dynamics. I strongly believe in change. I am privileged because daily I witness our human capacity for healing and growth. My ideal client is the one ready to face truth, find hope and strength to change his or her life circumstances. My style, training, and professional experience emphasize understanding culture, working in the context of family and community, completing treatment goals, developing prevention plans and understanding our individual and family histories (short and long term treatment according to family or individual's needs).
Intellectual Disability
(619) 320-6296
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92120
Intellectual Disability
I love the work I do, although it involves dealing with people's painful life events and dynamics. I strongly believe in change. I am privileged because daily I witness our human capacity for healing and growth. My ideal client is the one ready to face truth, find hope and strength to change his or her life circumstances. My style, training, and professional experience emphasize understanding culture, working in the context of family and community, completing treatment goals, developing prevention plans and understanding our individual and family histories (short and long term treatment according to family or individual's needs).
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Psychologist, PhD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
San Diego, CA 92104
As a Bilingual (Spanish) and Bicultural Clinical Psychologist with over ten years of extensive training in the field of psychology, my main focus is delivering culturally and linguistically sensitive, trauma-informed and client-centered services using evidence-based practices. I believe in the power of intersections and the intersectionality of one’s identity hence I provide psychological services (psychotherapy and psychological assessments) that incorporate the varied and unique facets of your identity.
Intellectual Disability
(619) 304-7544
Verified
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Office is near:
San Diego, CA 92104
Intellectual Disability
As a Bilingual (Spanish) and Bicultural Clinical Psychologist with over ten years of extensive training in the field of psychology, my main focus is delivering culturally and linguistically sensitive, trauma-informed and client-centered services using evidence-based practices. I believe in the power of intersections and the intersectionality of one’s identity hence I provide psychological services (psychotherapy and psychological assessments) that incorporate the varied and unique facets of your identity.
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Educational Psychologist, MA, LEP Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92117
With over ten years working in the public school system, I have a wealth of experience working with a variety of individuals with exceptional needs, ranging from school-aged children to adolescents and young adults transitioning out of the school system. My collaborative, strengths-based approach to evaluation and educational services provides families and individuals with the information and tools they need for academic success.
Intellectual Disability
(858) 240-4095
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92117
Intellectual Disability
With over ten years working in the public school system, I have a wealth of experience working with a variety of individuals with exceptional needs, ranging from school-aged children to adolescents and young adults transitioning out of the school system. My collaborative, strengths-based approach to evaluation and educational services provides families and individuals with the information and tools they need for academic success.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92111
Maybe you have a child who has many worries or is prone to negative thinking? Maybe your child is feeling overwhelmed with anger not knowing how to control the rage? Or maybe your teen is having difficulty connecting socially with others and forming meaningful relationships? Having a child with behavioral and developmental challenges can be distressing for family members. Therapy can help reduce worries, increase emotional awareness, and build skills of resiliency. I am passionate about working with children, teens, and families who are affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, anxiety and developmental and learning differences.
Intellectual Disability
(858) 633-6190
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92111
Intellectual Disability
Maybe you have a child who has many worries or is prone to negative thinking? Maybe your child is feeling overwhelmed with anger not knowing how to control the rage? Or maybe your teen is having difficulty connecting socially with others and forming meaningful relationships? Having a child with behavioral and developmental challenges can be distressing for family members. Therapy can help reduce worries, increase emotional awareness, and build skills of resiliency. I am passionate about working with children, teens, and families who are affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, anxiety and developmental and learning differences.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
San Diego, CA 92117
As an individual and couples therapist, I focus on supporting individuals in identifying their sources of resiliency through exploration of strengths and through the development of a safe and collaborative relationship. I strive to build a relationship that is built on honesty, compassion and hope. I use a humanistic style in my therapeutic approach, rooted in the belief that we are more alike than different and through courage and honest self reflection, personal evolution and healing can occur. I have experience using modalities such as Structural Family Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.
Intellectual Disability
(858) 346-5651
Verified
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San Diego, CA 92117
Intellectual Disability
As an individual and couples therapist, I focus on supporting individuals in identifying their sources of resiliency through exploration of strengths and through the development of a safe and collaborative relationship. I strive to build a relationship that is built on honesty, compassion and hope. I use a humanistic style in my therapeutic approach, rooted in the belief that we are more alike than different and through courage and honest self reflection, personal evolution and healing can occur. I have experience using modalities such as Structural Family Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

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Intellectual Disability (Cognitive Disability) Therapists
Persons with cognitive disabilities may have difficulty with various types of mental tasks. Intellectual disabilities, also known as developmental delay or mental retardation, are a group of disorders defined by diminished cognitive and adaptive development. These Therapists in San Diego can provide professional help working with the parents or guardians of children or adolescents who are mentally retarded (or have general cognitive disabilities or intellectual disabilities).

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

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