Monika Summerfield, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Huntington Beach
"Are you ready to prioritize feeling better?" "Do you want deep healing, clearing the roots of disturbing symptoms?" "If life feels overwhelming, if numbing emotional pain isn't working anymore, if your relationships or lack thereof bring you down or bad things happened that haunt you, then it is time to receive help. As a healing therapist I can facilitate this. You can gain peace, happiness, strength, love, and fulfillment. I am compassionate, understanding, intuitive, multicultural, multilingual. 25 years experience counseling, teaching empowerment/anger management/yoga/meditation groups. EMDR specialist since 11 years: healing traumas, losses, anxieties, relationships, career, addictions, performance and self-worth issues.
I have a MA in Spiritual and Counseling Psychology and Social Work. EMDRIA Certified EMDR therapist, to help you rapidly recover from challenging life experiences, letting go of addictive /negative habits, gain confidence. The methods used depend on your goals. Yogatherapy, Cognitive therapy, Brainspotting help reduce stress, anxiety, sleep disturbance, addictions, obsessive thinking, pain, fatigue.
Clients describe me as nonjudgemental, highly attuned, trustworthy loving where they feel safe sharing secrets, releasing shame, blame, guilt, coming to resolution and finding practical solutions. Clients usually feel better in a short time, improved self-confidence, relationships, coping, less anxiety, depression. Witnessing you becoming more happy and fulfilled is my fulfillment.
Call or Email Monika Summerfield for a free phone consultation now - (714) 752-0973

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 20+ Years
  • School: University of Santa Monica
  • Year Graduated: 2001
  • License No. and State: 41527 California

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $100 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • CHIPA
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: EMDRIA: International Association / EMDR
  • Certificate Date: 2007
  • Certificate: American Association of Hypnotherapy / Hypnotherapy
  • Certificate Date: 2004

Monika Summerfield's Groups

Women Yoga therapy Empowerment Group

In this group you will learn effective practical tools to use whenever you feel out of balance or in pain. You will learn ancient yogic healing and other psychological tools to transform negative thoughts and feelings. You will experience the power of a group supporting each other. *Learn to deal with mood swings *Recover from abusive relationships and establish healthy relationships. *Reduce physical and emotional pain *Discover and realize more of your potential *Receive support in making challenging decisions *Learn to transform limiting beliefs into self-supporting beliefs *Increase your level of energy through breathing, meditations & deep relaxation techniques

More about this group

Specialties

  • Relationship Issues
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Anxiety

Issues

  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Transgender
  • Women's Issues
  • Yoga Therapy, Performance, Addictions,

Mental Health

  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders

Sexuality

  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Alternative Languages: French, German and Spanish

Age

  • Adults

Categories

  • Bisexual Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Brainspotting
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • EMDR
  • Gestalt
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Sand Play
  • Somatic
  • Spiritual Psychology
  • Transpersonal

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Video/Skype

  • Video Counseling
Last Modified: 13 Oct 2016
Monika Summerfield, MA, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Huntington Beach

Monika Summerfield

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT