Back to Results
Previous
Next
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Maria Cecilia M Balala
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate

Maria Cecilia M Balala

Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA (she, her)

Verified by Psychology Today Verified by Psychology Today
5521 Scotts Valley Drive, Suite 240, Scotts Valley, CA 95066
Let's Connect (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Life can be hard at times especially while navigating it alone. Maria understands the importance of having a therapist that provides a safe place to process during these difficult times. She is dedicated to helping individuals, couples, and families cope with life challenges with compassion and empathy. She uses evidence-based therapy such as CBT, DBT, solution focused, narrative, and emotion focused, depending on what they need. It has been incredibly fulfilling for her to see clients make progress and reach their goals for therapy.
Call or Maria Cecilia M Balala now for a free 15 minute consultation - (408) 782-4613

My Practice at a Glance

Available both in-person and online

5521 Scotts Valley Drive

Suite 240

Scotts Valley, CA 95066

(408) 782-4613
$150 Per Session  
I see individuals, couples and families  
Let's Connect (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate

My Practice at a Glance

Available both in-person and online

5521 Scotts Valley Drive

Suite 240

Scotts Valley, CA 95066

(408) 782-4613
$150 Per Session  
I see individuals, couples and families  

Finances

Fees

  • Individual Sessions $150
  • Couple Sessions $150
  • Sliding scale: apply if you may be eligible
Check fees and, if listed, ask to verify your insurance coverage. or (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Maria Cecilia M Balala
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA
Check fees and, if listed, ask to verify your insurance coverage. or (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Maria Cecilia M Balala
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA

Qualifications

  • Verified by Psychology Today Prelicense by State of California / AMFT144540 Supervised by Dawn Wingert (California / 118363) Maria Cecilia M Balala
  • In Practice for 1 Year
  • Degree/Diploma from UOP MBA / 2009
  • Attended Kaiser Permanente School of Allied Health Sciences, MSC, Graduated 2023
Feel free to ask about qualifications and training experience. or (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Maria Cecilia M Balala
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA
Feel free to ask about qualifications and training experience. or (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Maria Cecilia M Balala
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA

Specialties and Expertise

Expertise

  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Veterans
Do these issues align with your needs? or (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Maria Cecilia M Balala
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA
Do these issues align with your needs? or (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Maria Cecilia M Balala
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA

Client Focus

Age

Children (6 to 10)
Preteen
Teen
Adults
Elders (65+)

Participants

Individuals
Couples
Family

Communities

Bisexual Allied
Blind Allied
Gay Allied
Immuno-disorders
Intersex Allied
Lesbian Allied
Non-Binary Allied
Queer Allied
Racial Justice Allied
Single Mother
Transgender Allied

I also speak

Filipino

Age

Children (6 to 10)
Preteen
Teen
Adults
Elders (65+)

Participants

Individuals
Couples
Family

Communities

Bisexual Allied
Blind Allied
Gay Allied
Immuno-disorders
Intersex Allied
Lesbian Allied
Non-Binary Allied
Queer Allied
Racial Justice Allied
Single Mother
Transgender Allied

I also speak

Filipino

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy

  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
Ask about what different forms of therapy will be like. or (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Maria Cecilia M Balala
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA
Ask about what different forms of therapy will be like. or (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Maria Cecilia M Balala
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA

Location

Primary Location

5521 Scotts Valley Drive

Suite 240

Scotts Valley, CA 95066

(408) 782-4613
Call for a free consultation now - (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Maria Cecilia M Balala
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA
Call for a free consultation now - (408) 782-4613
Photo of Maria Cecilia M Balala, AMFT, MS, MBA, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Maria Cecilia M Balala
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT, MS, MBA