Psychologist, PsyD, MFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93301
"Generally, I treat groups, couples, and individuals--21 years of age or older. I am best suited to treat depression, anxiety, bipolar, schizophrenia, pain related disorders, alcohol/drug issues, personality disorders, anger, panic attacks, post traumatic stress disorder, adjustment disorders, grief/loss, employment difficulties, military/veterans, spiritual issues, and relationship problems."
Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
(661) 349-9328
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93301
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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
"Generally, I treat groups, couples, and individuals--21 years of age or older. I am best suited to treat depression, anxiety, bipolar, schizophrenia, pain related disorders, alcohol/drug issues, personality disorders, anger, panic attacks, post traumatic stress disorder, adjustment disorders, grief/loss, employment difficulties, military/veterans, spiritual issues, and relationship problems."
Melissa Kadel, LPC Intern
LPC Intern, MS, APCC
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93301
"I am an associate professional clinical counselor. I provide therapy to children, adults, couples and families experiencing emotional and relational challenges. While cognitive behavior therapy is most widely used, I focus on the individual needs of each client to meet their needs. I will work with you to strengthen inner health, resolve conflicts and promote positive growth in an open, safe, empathetic environment."
Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
(661) 493-8551
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93301
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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
"I am an associate professional clinical counselor. I provide therapy to children, adults, couples and families experiencing emotional and relational challenges. While cognitive behavior therapy is most widely used, I focus on the individual needs of each client to meet their needs. I will work with you to strengthen inner health, resolve conflicts and promote positive growth in an open, safe, empathetic environment."
Laurie Lynn Koenig, Psy.D. Clinical Psychologist, Psychologist
Psychologist, PsyD
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93301
"Online therapy and face to face therapy or fitness for duty evaluations or psychological assessment are provided. I am committed to improving the quality of life for my clients. Therapy or a psychological evaluation are two steps to take to create positive change in your personal and professional life. If you or a loved one need therapy or a psychological evaluation. Please give me a call at (661) 428-0506. The voice mail is confidential and the fastest way to get a response. Please include your name and what you are working on. My practice does not accept Kaiser, Medi-Cal, HMO's or EAP referrals. I look forward to hearing from you."
Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
(661) 490-9788
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93301
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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
"Online therapy and face to face therapy or fitness for duty evaluations or psychological assessment are provided. I am committed to improving the quality of life for my clients. Therapy or a psychological evaluation are two steps to take to create positive change in your personal and professional life. If you or a loved one need therapy or a psychological evaluation. Please give me a call at (661) 428-0506. The voice mail is confidential and the fastest way to get a response. Please include your name and what you are working on. My practice does not accept Kaiser, Medi-Cal, HMO's or EAP referrals. I look forward to hearing from you."
Felix Cruz, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93301
"More than 15 years of experience assisting the Mexican/Latino families in their own language has been one of the most rewarding experiences in my life. It has been a privilege for me to help families from Bakersfield and from all over Kern County. Respecting and understanding their culture, values, and background are important facts to assist people in distress to find the best solution to their personal and family conflicts."
Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
(661) 446-7591
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93301
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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
"More than 15 years of experience assisting the Mexican/Latino families in their own language has been one of the most rewarding experiences in my life. It has been a privilege for me to help families from Bakersfield and from all over Kern County. Respecting and understanding their culture, values, and background are important facts to assist people in distress to find the best solution to their personal and family conflicts."
Leann R Kraetsch, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93301
"Are you ready to create your best possible life? Are you wanting to overcome what is standing in the way of making meaningful changes? You are not alone! There are moments in life where you can feel stuck, afraid, and not know what to do next. It is in those times where we seek guidance, support, sense of direction and purpose. I can help you create your new life story!"
Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
(661) 679-5351
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93301
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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
"Are you ready to create your best possible life? Are you wanting to overcome what is standing in the way of making meaningful changes? You are not alone! There are moments in life where you can feel stuck, afraid, and not know what to do next. It is in those times where we seek guidance, support, sense of direction and purpose. I can help you create your new life story!"
Shahzad K Chaudhry, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93312
"While I approach therapy from a Cognitive Behavioral perspective, focusing on challenging thoughts and changing behaviors, I do so with the primary focus on respect for my patients and their individual issues. I want you to feel supported in session but also know that you will be challenged and tasked with completing goals in between sessions. I greatly enjoy helping my patients reach their own goals to be successful in their life, especially in the areas of social relationships, academics, employment, and self-care."
Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
(661) 402-3135
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93312
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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
"While I approach therapy from a Cognitive Behavioral perspective, focusing on challenging thoughts and changing behaviors, I do so with the primary focus on respect for my patients and their individual issues. I want you to feel supported in session but also know that you will be challenged and tasked with completing goals in between sessions. I greatly enjoy helping my patients reach their own goals to be successful in their life, especially in the areas of social relationships, academics, employment, and self-care."
Lee Anne Adler, Marriage & Family Therapist Associate
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MS, RN, MFTI
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93301
"Relationships, communication, work, school, marriage, child-rearing, illness, and all stages of life can be very challenging at times. I am dedicated to providing a highly supportive atmosphere where solutions to these challenges can be explored and found with compassion and respect. I enjoy working with adults, couples, teens, and families to build stronger relationships and deeper self-understanding to make life's journey more peaceful and enjoyable. I have many years of experience working with families in the community as a registered nurse, and as a therapist, I have a deep understanding of how health related issues can impact individuals and families."
Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
(661) 344-4028
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93301
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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
"Relationships, communication, work, school, marriage, child-rearing, illness, and all stages of life can be very challenging at times. I am dedicated to providing a highly supportive atmosphere where solutions to these challenges can be explored and found with compassion and respect. I enjoy working with adults, couples, teens, and families to build stronger relationships and deeper self-understanding to make life's journey more peaceful and enjoyable. I have many years of experience working with families in the community as a registered nurse, and as a therapist, I have a deep understanding of how health related issues can impact individuals and families."
Rosmarie Stevens-Witt, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93309
"Counseling is for normal people who get stuck; we all get stuck. Most of lifes ups and downs produce loss or grief and adjustment. I am experienced in life losses; not only as a therapist of 17+ years but also as a 63 year old human being. I would be honored to help you move forward. Areas I have the most experience include; loss from all life changes, low mood or depression, anxiety, codependence and boundaries, menopause, women and men at midlife, young adult changes, self esteem, stress reduction, spiritual direction, and relationships."
Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
(661) 505-1658
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93309
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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
"Counseling is for normal people who get stuck; we all get stuck. Most of lifes ups and downs produce loss or grief and adjustment. I am experienced in life losses; not only as a therapist of 17+ years but also as a 63 year old human being. I would be honored to help you move forward. Areas I have the most experience include; loss from all life changes, low mood or depression, anxiety, codependence and boundaries, menopause, women and men at midlife, young adult changes, self esteem, stress reduction, spiritual direction, and relationships."
Rhonda Carol Van Cleve, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93309
"Recovery is not for people who need it, it is for people who want it! I want to be along this journey with you! I will walk along side you each step of the way, encouraging you to be your best self. Children and teens are my passion, adults suffering from depression, anxiety, self-injurious behavior, and or trauma. I have extensive training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, CBT, Motivational Interviewing, and Solution Focused Perspectives. "
Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
(661) 490-9491
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93309
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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
"Recovery is not for people who need it, it is for people who want it! I want to be along this journey with you! I will walk along side you each step of the way, encouraging you to be your best self. Children and teens are my passion, adults suffering from depression, anxiety, self-injurious behavior, and or trauma. I have extensive training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, CBT, Motivational Interviewing, and Solution Focused Perspectives. "
Dena Barnes, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, AT, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93301
"Sometimes, it's hard to know how to change things without the help of someone you trust. Perhaps you are ready to make a change in your life...ready to finally close the gap between the way your life is and the way you would like it to be? I'd like to help you along that journey. My goal is to help each client develop a pathway to achieve inner health, resolve conflicts, and find happiness and wholeness in their lives. Here, you will find an open, safe and empathic space for transformation."
Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
(661) 460-5123
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93301
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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
Humanistic
"Sometimes, it's hard to know how to change things without the help of someone you trust. Perhaps you are ready to make a change in your life...ready to finally close the gap between the way your life is and the way you would like it to be? I'd like to help you along that journey. My goal is to help each client develop a pathway to achieve inner health, resolve conflicts, and find happiness and wholeness in their lives. Here, you will find an open, safe and empathic space for transformation."
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Ruben Alonzo, Associate Clinical Social Worker
Associate Clinical Social Worker, MSW, ASW
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93309
"** ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS! NEW LOCATION! ** I have worked extensively with children, youth and families. I have a compassionate and goal focused approach, providing therapy in both English and Spanish. My approach to therapy is to explore the correlation between thoughts, feelings, and behavior. I use both practical and educational methods which are strength-based and person focused. In other words, it is what YOU want and YOU need, in order to achieve YOUR goals for success! "
(661) 403-4717
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93309
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"** ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS! NEW LOCATION! ** I have worked extensively with children, youth and families. I have a compassionate and goal focused approach, providing therapy in both English and Spanish. My approach to therapy is to explore the correlation between thoughts, feelings, and behavior. I use both practical and educational methods which are strength-based and person focused. In other words, it is what YOU want and YOU need, in order to achieve YOUR goals for success! "
Courtney Samari Rayne, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93309
"**PRACTICE HAS GROWN- TWO NEW CLINICIANS HAVE AVAILABLE OPENINGS NOW AND ARE ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS! It is my passion to work with people who are interested in a holistic approach to self healing and empowerment. It is important to me that I offer clients a sacred space to share, authentic connection, and honest & direct communication. It is my goal to support people in their personal exploration and growth through therapeutic counseling, breath work, relaxation training, the practice of somatic awareness and meditation. The methods I use also have very strong response to treatment for individuals with a history of trauma. "
(661) 367-8493
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93309
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"**PRACTICE HAS GROWN- TWO NEW CLINICIANS HAVE AVAILABLE OPENINGS NOW AND ARE ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS! It is my passion to work with people who are interested in a holistic approach to self healing and empowerment. It is important to me that I offer clients a sacred space to share, authentic connection, and honest & direct communication. It is my goal to support people in their personal exploration and growth through therapeutic counseling, breath work, relaxation training, the practice of somatic awareness and meditation. The methods I use also have very strong response to treatment for individuals with a history of trauma. "
Nicole Brown, Psychologist
Psychologist, Psy.D.
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93309
"Do you have a problem (or relationship) that you have spent countless hours thinking about, trying to solve, and maybe even seeking the advice of friends? Yet somehow you are still struggling to find a solution that works for you. Does your anxiety take over at the worst possible moment? Perhaps you wish life with your partner could be as fulfilling as it was when you first got together. Your current situation may leave you feeling stuck, but there is hope! "
(424) 383-7258
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93309
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"Do you have a problem (or relationship) that you have spent countless hours thinking about, trying to solve, and maybe even seeking the advice of friends? Yet somehow you are still struggling to find a solution that works for you. Does your anxiety take over at the worst possible moment? Perhaps you wish life with your partner could be as fulfilling as it was when you first got together. Your current situation may leave you feeling stuck, but there is hope! "
Workit Health,
CCDS, CADC II, M-RAS
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93301
"If you're struggling with addiction, we're here to help. I oversee a program which treats opioid addiction with medication + counseling. We combine Suboxone with online therapy to help you take your life back from opioid addiction. Our members begin their medical treatment and therapy in our East Bay or Bakersfield office, then continue from home via our web and phone-apps."
(855) 659-7734
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93301
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"If you're struggling with addiction, we're here to help. I oversee a program which treats opioid addiction with medication + counseling. We combine Suboxone with online therapy to help you take your life back from opioid addiction. Our members begin their medical treatment and therapy in our East Bay or Bakersfield office, then continue from home via our web and phone-apps."
Felicia Keller Boyle, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93301
"Addiction and codependency are physical experiences. When it’s really intense, time speeds up and you panic. It’s easy to act out and do something that you know, on some level, isn’t for you best. You may be ready to make some changes but it’s hard to sit with yourself so you look for something on the outside to “fix” it. Here’s the thing, this is actually a pretty normal, human response. But it’s not healthy and it’s not working and THAT’S why you’re wanting to make a change. "
(415) 349-3529
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93301
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"Addiction and codependency are physical experiences. When it’s really intense, time speeds up and you panic. It’s easy to act out and do something that you know, on some level, isn’t for you best. You may be ready to make some changes but it’s hard to sit with yourself so you look for something on the outside to “fix” it. Here’s the thing, this is actually a pretty normal, human response. But it’s not healthy and it’s not working and THAT’S why you’re wanting to make a change. "
Charree Kashwer, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LMFT, RPT-S
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93301
"It takes courage to seek help during challenging times and the task of choosing the "right" therapist can be overwhelming! I have 20+ years of experience. Clients appreciate my humor and direct approach. From the initial phone call, my goal is to create a strong, healthy therapist/client relationship, which is a necessary foundation for change. I work with clients of ALL ages and backgrounds. I specialize in divorced families, couples, parenting issues, play therapy, relationship concerns, mood disorders, addictions, adjustment issues, and life coaching. I can help...and if I can’t, I will find you someone who can! "
(661) 426-8354
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93301
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"It takes courage to seek help during challenging times and the task of choosing the "right" therapist can be overwhelming! I have 20+ years of experience. Clients appreciate my humor and direct approach. From the initial phone call, my goal is to create a strong, healthy therapist/client relationship, which is a necessary foundation for change. I work with clients of ALL ages and backgrounds. I specialize in divorced families, couples, parenting issues, play therapy, relationship concerns, mood disorders, addictions, adjustment issues, and life coaching. I can help...and if I can’t, I will find you someone who can! "
Megan Faubus, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93309
"My "ideal client" doesn't fit one mold. I appreciate meeting and learning about people from all walks of life. I want to work with people who are motivated to make a change in their life, and are open to the experience of therapy. "
(661) 417-0909
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93309
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"My "ideal client" doesn't fit one mold. I appreciate meeting and learning about people from all walks of life. I want to work with people who are motivated to make a change in their life, and are open to the experience of therapy. "
Denny Ray Moss, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, M.A., M.F.T., CBIS, C.HT
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93305
"Congratulations on taking the first step towards healing! I believe that our primary purpose in life is to strive to be the best version of ourselves that we can possibly be - regardless of our starting point. But finding our path cannot happen without taking the courageous first steps of self-examination and exploration. I provide individual and family therapy, as well as marriage and couples counseling, specializing in conflict management and treating clients with chemical dependency and other addictive patterns of behavior. People experiencing problems with stress, depression, anxiety, grief and loss and other life struggles also seek my help."
(661) 384-6362
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93305
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"Congratulations on taking the first step towards healing! I believe that our primary purpose in life is to strive to be the best version of ourselves that we can possibly be - regardless of our starting point. But finding our path cannot happen without taking the courageous first steps of self-examination and exploration. I provide individual and family therapy, as well as marriage and couples counseling, specializing in conflict management and treating clients with chemical dependency and other addictive patterns of behavior. People experiencing problems with stress, depression, anxiety, grief and loss and other life struggles also seek my help."
Glenda G. Love, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MS, LCSW, PhD, in, Progres
Verified by Psychology Today
Office is near:
Bakersfield, California 93309
"I hold an M.S. in Sociology with a Certificate in Criminology and Corrections, an M.S.W. in Social Work, and am finishing a Ph.D. in Social Work. I am the past President of the Domestic Violence Advisory Council 2014 (and 2008), with expertise in domestic abuse, sexual assault and children exposed to domestic abuse. I volunteer with the American Red Cross as a Mental Health Clinician, deploying to Moore, Oklahoma in May 2013 for the Spring Tornadoes, Austin, TX in October for the Halloween Flood and the Volcano eruptions in Hilo, Hawaii 2018. Along with individual counseling, I offer relationship, family, children, and teens."
(661) 689-4098
Verified
Office is near:
Bakersfield, California 93309
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"I hold an M.S. in Sociology with a Certificate in Criminology and Corrections, an M.S.W. in Social Work, and am finishing a Ph.D. in Social Work. I am the past President of the Domestic Violence Advisory Council 2014 (and 2008), with expertise in domestic abuse, sexual assault and children exposed to domestic abuse. I volunteer with the American Red Cross as a Mental Health Clinician, deploying to Moore, Oklahoma in May 2013 for the Spring Tornadoes, Austin, TX in October for the Halloween Flood and the Volcano eruptions in Hilo, Hawaii 2018. Along with individual counseling, I offer relationship, family, children, and teens."
Brenda Story;LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW
Verified by Psychology Today
Bakersfield, California 93309
"If your looking to change the course of your life, decrease depression, anxiety, or any other issue that is causing you or your loved one pain, contact me to schedule an appointment. I have worked with youth for over ten years and enjoy the uniqueness of this population. I also have experience with geriatrics as well."
(661) 367-8248
Verified
Bakersfield, California 93309
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"If your looking to change the course of your life, decrease depression, anxiety, or any other issue that is causing you or your loved one pain, contact me to schedule an appointment. I have worked with youth for over ten years and enjoy the uniqueness of this population. I also have experience with geriatrics as well."

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Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD) (Trichotillomania (TTM), Hair Pulling, Skin Picking) Therapists
Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is an anxiety disorder in which people have unwanted and repeated thoughts, feelings, ideas, sensations (obsessions), or behaviors that make them feel driven to do something (compulsions). It affects children, kids, teens and adults. Often the person carries out the behaviors to get rid of the obsessive thoughts, but this only provides temporary relief. Not performing the obsessive rituals can cause great anxiety. A person's level of OCD can be anywhere from mild to severe, but if severe and left untreated, it can destroy a person's capacity to function at work, at school or even to lead a comfortable existence in the home.

If you're looking for help with OCD therapy in Bakersfield or for a Bakersfield OCD therapist ,these professionals provide OCD treatment and obsessive compulsive disorder treatment. They include OCD therapists, OCD psychologists, OCD psychotherapists and OCD counselors in Bakersfield. They can help with Bakersfield OCD counseling, OCD symptoms, OCD children, obsessive compulsive disorder, and OCPD.

Hair-pulling (trichotillomania) and skin picking (dematillomania), collectively referred to as Body Focused Repetitive Behaviors, are classified as OCD-related disorders. Treatment for trichotillomiania in Bakersfield or TTM or hair pulling in Bakersfield or skin picking can be found from these therapists.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Bakersfield are able to work with a wide range of issues.

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