Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Verified
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$100
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Feeling confused, anxious, and unsure about relationships can lead to sadness, depression, second guessing yourself, beating yourself up emotionally. All you want is for people to like you and rely on you but you're too afraid you'll end up making them mad or upset. Conversations with co-workers, friends and/or family are difficult and often leave you spiraling, dwelling on it for days. You want the confidence to speak up, share opinions, and have the respect, love, and mutual give and take in relationships that other's have, but how?
(925) 326-6718
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$100 Per Session
Feeling confused, anxious, and unsure about relationships can lead to sadness, depression, second guessing yourself, beating yourself up emotionally. All you want is for people to like you and rely on you but you're too afraid you'll end up making them mad or upset. Conversations with co-workers, friends and/or family are difficult and often leave you spiraling, dwelling on it for days. You want the confidence to speak up, share opinions, and have the respect, love, and mutual give and take in relationships that other's have, but how?
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Verified
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$150
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
In the best of conditions, orienting ourselves towards personal growth is challenging and requires focus, dedication, and support. During major life events, staying on this mindful path can become overwhelming and we may find ourselves unable to find our bearings. For over 12 years, I have helped clients navigate difficult life transitions, such as recovery from addiction, overcoming trauma, healing from grief, cultivating healthy relationships, and achieving developmental milestones.
(925) 268-7434
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$150 Per Session
In the best of conditions, orienting ourselves towards personal growth is challenging and requires focus, dedication, and support. During major life events, staying on this mindful path can become overwhelming and we may find ourselves unable to find our bearings. For over 12 years, I have helped clients navigate difficult life transitions, such as recovery from addiction, overcoming trauma, healing from grief, cultivating healthy relationships, and achieving developmental milestones.
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT, SEP Verified
Verified
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$140
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I am offering online and phone sessions during this difficult pandemic experience. I can help you access your natural resilience and significantly reduce your stress symptoms. My approach is different than conventional talk therapy and people find me when they have tried talk therapy but did not have not the results that they had hoped for. I am a trauma specialist and I am certified in the most advanced evidence based treatment. I offer Somatic Experiencing and Transforming Touch. I can help you feel significantly safer in your body during this challenging time. These methods are effective both online and in person.
(925) 270-1377
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$140 Per Session
I am offering online and phone sessions during this difficult pandemic experience. I can help you access your natural resilience and significantly reduce your stress symptoms. My approach is different than conventional talk therapy and people find me when they have tried talk therapy but did not have not the results that they had hoped for. I am a trauma specialist and I am certified in the most advanced evidence based treatment. I offer Somatic Experiencing and Transforming Touch. I can help you feel significantly safer in your body during this challenging time. These methods are effective both online and in person.
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Verified
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$150
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
**Accepting New Clients** These are times of upheaval. The coronavirus pandemic, climate chaos, & violence on BIPOC reinforced by our systems. Isolation induced depression. Overwhelm, numbness, & agitation with systems and/or police brutality. Despair with job and wage insecurity & loss. Lowered immunity & illness exacerbated by chronic fear, anxiety, oppression, & exhaustion. Unprocessed grief & anticipatory grief. In this time of great systems upheaval, we need to be intentional & creative in (re)connecting w/ each other & ourselves, families, and communities. We need mending to sustain & to (re)imagine what is possible!
(510) 901-3093
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$150 Per Session
**Accepting New Clients** These are times of upheaval. The coronavirus pandemic, climate chaos, & violence on BIPOC reinforced by our systems. Isolation induced depression. Overwhelm, numbness, & agitation with systems and/or police brutality. Despair with job and wage insecurity & loss. Lowered immunity & illness exacerbated by chronic fear, anxiety, oppression, & exhaustion. Unprocessed grief & anticipatory grief. In this time of great systems upheaval, we need to be intentional & creative in (re)connecting w/ each other & ourselves, families, and communities. We need mending to sustain & to (re)imagine what is possible!
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Verified
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$135
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I help people who take care of everyone but themselves develop a healing and restorative practice of self care, self compassion, and self love. Usually it's guilt and/or fear that stops us from putting our own needs on par with others.' We don't want to be selfish or needy or difficult. But we end up exhausted, depleted, and resentful. Deep down, we really want to be cared for the way we care for others.
(925) 233-4700
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$135 Per Session
I help people who take care of everyone but themselves develop a healing and restorative practice of self care, self compassion, and self love. Usually it's guilt and/or fear that stops us from putting our own needs on par with others.' We don't want to be selfish or needy or difficult. But we end up exhausted, depleted, and resentful. Deep down, we really want to be cared for the way we care for others.
Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, MFT Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I offer holistic solution-oriented counseling and coaching with respect for your potential and the ideal you desire to live. I offer education and inspiration, practical creative solutions and options for you to consider to live your ideal life. I coach you in undoing sabotaging strategies, limiting beliefs and negative habits with effective tools and home work.. Our work together will validate what works for you and eliminate what is ineffective. With information, motivation and practical tools, you will experience an "immediate difference" in how you choose to relate, communicate and live what you desire everyday.
(415) 306-8706
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I offer holistic solution-oriented counseling and coaching with respect for your potential and the ideal you desire to live. I offer education and inspiration, practical creative solutions and options for you to consider to live your ideal life. I coach you in undoing sabotaging strategies, limiting beliefs and negative habits with effective tools and home work.. Our work together will validate what works for you and eliminate what is ineffective. With information, motivation and practical tools, you will experience an "immediate difference" in how you choose to relate, communicate and live what you desire everyday.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
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$150
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I can't imagine getting much out only hearing “uh-huh" or the overly used, “how does that make you feel?”. Therapy can be a conversation rather than a monologue. Occasional use of humor and swearing can help you lower stress and defenses when stuck in fear, uncertainty, or judgement. I don’t believe in a sterile language environment. I invite you to swear if it helps you express how difficult, unfair, scary, or delightful a situation is. I find this uncensored atmosphere leads to an honest therapeutic relationship. If you struggle with anxiety, depression, or life stressors, you may find these techniques useful and validating.
(925) 523-7375 x312
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$150 Per Session
I can't imagine getting much out only hearing “uh-huh" or the overly used, “how does that make you feel?”. Therapy can be a conversation rather than a monologue. Occasional use of humor and swearing can help you lower stress and defenses when stuck in fear, uncertainty, or judgement. I don’t believe in a sterile language environment. I invite you to swear if it helps you express how difficult, unfair, scary, or delightful a situation is. I find this uncensored atmosphere leads to an honest therapeutic relationship. If you struggle with anxiety, depression, or life stressors, you may find these techniques useful and validating.
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Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Verified
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$170
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
My focus is working with children, adolescents, families, and adults who are struggling with emotional and behavioral issues. Some examples include school challenges, behavioral problems, depression, anxiety, trauma, self-esteem, grief, and relationship issues. How I work, depends on the individual and situation. I believe everyone’s experience is unique and I work from a relational, culturally competent, warm, and nonjudgmental way. I have over 10 yrs of experience working with children, adolescents, families, and adults with trauma (including sexual and physical abuse), depression, anxiety, and academic and behavioral issues.
(925) 290-6395
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$170 Per Session
My focus is working with children, adolescents, families, and adults who are struggling with emotional and behavioral issues. Some examples include school challenges, behavioral problems, depression, anxiety, trauma, self-esteem, grief, and relationship issues. How I work, depends on the individual and situation. I believe everyone’s experience is unique and I work from a relational, culturally competent, warm, and nonjudgmental way. I have over 10 yrs of experience working with children, adolescents, families, and adults with trauma (including sexual and physical abuse), depression, anxiety, and academic and behavioral issues.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
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$180
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Licensed by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Masters degree in Marriage, Family, and Child Counseling. Credential in Pupil Personnel Services for School Counseling. 29+ years of Counseling experience with ADULTS, ADOLESCENTS, and CHILDREN. Specializing in working with PARENTS with Strong Willed Children and Teens. COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL THERAPY and DIALECTICAL BEHAVIORAL THERAPY. PARENT PROJECT Facilitator: Offering Parenting Classes to School Districts and Community Agencies. Working to foster Growth and Change from undesired patterns of thinking, and unhealthy FAMILY or RELATIONSHIP interactions, so that you can identify and work through the challenges you are experiencing. Visit my website at: jeanmirando.com
(925) 308-9259
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$180 Per Session
Licensed by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Masters degree in Marriage, Family, and Child Counseling. Credential in Pupil Personnel Services for School Counseling. 29+ years of Counseling experience with ADULTS, ADOLESCENTS, and CHILDREN. Specializing in working with PARENTS with Strong Willed Children and Teens. COGNITIVE BEHAVIORAL THERAPY and DIALECTICAL BEHAVIORAL THERAPY. PARENT PROJECT Facilitator: Offering Parenting Classes to School Districts and Community Agencies. Working to foster Growth and Change from undesired patterns of thinking, and unhealthy FAMILY or RELATIONSHIP interactions, so that you can identify and work through the challenges you are experiencing. Visit my website at: jeanmirando.com
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
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$150
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Our life experience as individuals impacts how we receive the world around us. There exists a unique relationship between who each of us is as a person and the moments that mount between birth and death. My intention is to gain an understanding of who you are, and the challenges that you and/or your relationship(s) face in order to build a trusting, healing relationship with you. I aim to provide a challenging space of empathetic support and non-judgmental understanding, encouraging personal growth through increased insight, and thus promoting a broader perspective as you approach solutions to the answers you are searching for.
(925) 660-7851
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$150 Per Session
Our life experience as individuals impacts how we receive the world around us. There exists a unique relationship between who each of us is as a person and the moments that mount between birth and death. My intention is to gain an understanding of who you are, and the challenges that you and/or your relationship(s) face in order to build a trusting, healing relationship with you. I aim to provide a challenging space of empathetic support and non-judgmental understanding, encouraging personal growth through increased insight, and thus promoting a broader perspective as you approach solutions to the answers you are searching for.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Verified
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$150
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
When we work together we work as a team to model a health relationship with positive regard. I believe you have been a beautiful survivor and some of the habits you have developed may have become maladaptive. I help you identify these pieces and either work with them to be adaptive or replace them with new ways of coping and thriving.
(925) 281-4489
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$150 Per Session
When we work together we work as a team to model a health relationship with positive regard. I believe you have been a beautiful survivor and some of the habits you have developed may have become maladaptive. I help you identify these pieces and either work with them to be adaptive or replace them with new ways of coping and thriving.
Photo of Janelle K Brady, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT Verified
Verified
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$125
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
We can all use an un-biased, confidential person to talk with. Throughout life, everyone experiences periods of stress, grief & sadness, go through breakups, endure family & parental stress, or struggle with pressures at work. Sometimes we may need extra support navigating through, and adjusting to life changes. In therapy, we will work as a team to facilitate your treatment goals with a solution focused approach. We will nurture your emotional & social well-being, increasing personal growth and self-acceptance, while gaining a stronger sense of personal self-worth, life satisfaction, and increasing the ability in maintaining healthy relationships.
(925) 297-1843
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$125 Per Session
We can all use an un-biased, confidential person to talk with. Throughout life, everyone experiences periods of stress, grief & sadness, go through breakups, endure family & parental stress, or struggle with pressures at work. Sometimes we may need extra support navigating through, and adjusting to life changes. In therapy, we will work as a team to facilitate your treatment goals with a solution focused approach. We will nurture your emotional & social well-being, increasing personal growth and self-acceptance, while gaining a stronger sense of personal self-worth, life satisfaction, and increasing the ability in maintaining healthy relationships.
Photo of Meghan Veronica Pardi, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA , LMFT Verified
Verified
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$150
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
The power to change resides in you, my goal is to be your guide, confidante and empathetic listening ear while you figure out what you want, what you need and how to get your life in a position where you feel fulfilled and balanced. The world can be a chaotic and stressful place. I am here to help anyone who is willing to make a change to better their life. The only goal to start with is making the call or sending the e-mail to ask for help. Speaking and hearing your truth can be scary but is necessary for the process of healing to begin. Therapy is a journey that I am honored to take with you to improve your quality of life.
(833) 987-2762
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$150 Per Session
The power to change resides in you, my goal is to be your guide, confidante and empathetic listening ear while you figure out what you want, what you need and how to get your life in a position where you feel fulfilled and balanced. The world can be a chaotic and stressful place. I am here to help anyone who is willing to make a change to better their life. The only goal to start with is making the call or sending the e-mail to ask for help. Speaking and hearing your truth can be scary but is necessary for the process of healing to begin. Therapy is a journey that I am honored to take with you to improve your quality of life.
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Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT Verified
Verified
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$95
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I believe that our minds and hearts, like our bodies, possess an innate wisdom and ability to heal, given the right environment and structure. Sometimes we get stuck in old patterns and beliefs that helped us in the circumstances we learned them in, but need to be updated in order to allow us to fully embody our best, most authentic and empowered selves. Therapy can assist us in learning more about what automatic programs our system is running, and give us the tools to make these changes.
(925) 320-3655 x303
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
$95 Per Session
I believe that our minds and hearts, like our bodies, possess an innate wisdom and ability to heal, given the right environment and structure. Sometimes we get stuck in old patterns and beliefs that helped us in the circumstances we learned them in, but need to be updated in order to allow us to fully embody our best, most authentic and empowered selves. Therapy can assist us in learning more about what automatic programs our system is running, and give us the tools to make these changes.
Photo of Bri Byrne, Marriage & Family Therapist
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Most people come into therapy in the midst of a crisis. Usually they have been sitting on their feelings and anxieties for weeks before they bite the bullet and seek help. They come into my office in a sort of terror, and their immediate goal is to make the pain stop as quickly as possible. I am much more interested in getting to know your pain than in getting rid of it. I want to know where the pain stems from, how you suppress it, why it scares you and from whom you hide it. That way we aren't "fixing" your pain in this moment, but we are preparing for the next time life inevitably throws a version of that pain at you.
(925) 300-8659
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Most people come into therapy in the midst of a crisis. Usually they have been sitting on their feelings and anxieties for weeks before they bite the bullet and seek help. They come into my office in a sort of terror, and their immediate goal is to make the pain stop as quickly as possible. I am much more interested in getting to know your pain than in getting rid of it. I want to know where the pain stems from, how you suppress it, why it scares you and from whom you hide it. That way we aren't "fixing" your pain in this moment, but we are preparing for the next time life inevitably throws a version of that pain at you.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Having trouble with your teenager? Does your adolescent feel unmotivated, depressed, hopeless, anxious, or in need of greater self-confidence? Is your family experiencing a transition, loss, or other forms of trauma or uncertainty? Psychotherapy can help develop understanding, insight, and gain skills. As a licensed psychotherapist, I will support you and your child toward your goal of improving your well-being. Teens' needs are different from those of adults; they are still developing, and coping with the internal and external changes. I have nearly a decade of experience working with teens with severe emotional disturbance and their families.
(925) 303-4495
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Having trouble with your teenager? Does your adolescent feel unmotivated, depressed, hopeless, anxious, or in need of greater self-confidence? Is your family experiencing a transition, loss, or other forms of trauma or uncertainty? Psychotherapy can help develop understanding, insight, and gain skills. As a licensed psychotherapist, I will support you and your child toward your goal of improving your well-being. Teens' needs are different from those of adults; they are still developing, and coping with the internal and external changes. I have nearly a decade of experience working with teens with severe emotional disturbance and their families.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
We each possess a great wellspring of aliveness, which yearns to come forth and express itself, no matter what long-held beliefs act to constrict its expression. I see the process of therapy as both loosening the knots of old beliefs and finding ways to tap into this aliveness, in order to live a more authentic and satisfying life. When working with clients, I use an approach that is relational and collaborative, helping clients make the best use of the strengths they bring to therapy. My work incorporates experiential, somatic, EMDR, and mindfulness-based techniques.
(925) 392-3361
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
We each possess a great wellspring of aliveness, which yearns to come forth and express itself, no matter what long-held beliefs act to constrict its expression. I see the process of therapy as both loosening the knots of old beliefs and finding ways to tap into this aliveness, in order to live a more authentic and satisfying life. When working with clients, I use an approach that is relational and collaborative, helping clients make the best use of the strengths they bring to therapy. My work incorporates experiential, somatic, EMDR, and mindfulness-based techniques.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
What if?. . . . What if you didn’t have to feel as though you had to hold all of those balls in the air by yourself? . . . .What if those stomach dropping, throat clenching, heart racing thoughts didn’t have to keep you up at night?. . . . What if you could figure out how to manage those difficult emotions rather than feel overwhelmed by them? What if your history didn’t have to equal your future story? I’ve got you covered! I'll help you to understand how your past got you to this place and how to use that information to connect the dots, figure things out, and design a new and better story going forward.
(925) 322-1681
Verified
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
What if?. . . . What if you didn’t have to feel as though you had to hold all of those balls in the air by yourself? . . . .What if those stomach dropping, throat clenching, heart racing thoughts didn’t have to keep you up at night?. . . . What if you could figure out how to manage those difficult emotions rather than feel overwhelmed by them? What if your history didn’t have to equal your future story? I’ve got you covered! I'll help you to understand how your past got you to this place and how to use that information to connect the dots, figure things out, and design a new and better story going forward.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, SUDCCIV Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 20 years of experience in the counseling field. I have worked with culturally diverse populations in a variety of settings to support with concerns related to depression, anxiety, trauma, substance abuse, and other life challenges. I am always honored to work with people who are in some stage of uncovering the next steps in achieving balance, wellness, and feelings of self fulfillment by exploring the intersecting elements of a person's experiences.
(925) 965-0485
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 20 years of experience in the counseling field. I have worked with culturally diverse populations in a variety of settings to support with concerns related to depression, anxiety, trauma, substance abuse, and other life challenges. I am always honored to work with people who are in some stage of uncovering the next steps in achieving balance, wellness, and feelings of self fulfillment by exploring the intersecting elements of a person's experiences.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, MFT Verified
Verified
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Finding a safe place to process pain is crucial. I work with individual adults, teens, families and couples to overcome emotional difficulties and enhance their ability to connect with self and others.
(925) 350-8446
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Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Finding a safe place to process pain is crucial. I work with individual adults, teens, families and couples to overcome emotional difficulties and enhance their ability to connect with self and others.

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Teletherapy (Online Therapy, Virtual Therapists) Therapists
Teletherapy and Online counseling have grown enormously as a medium for therapy since the advent of social distancing. Most therapists are happy to provide sessions by video or phone.

All professionals are licensed to provide video therapy to clients within the State in which they hold their license. Cross State licensing exists, but is rare.

So if you're a client in Pleasant Hill, this list of teletherapists are licensed to provide therapy to you online (by phone, video or text based chat) because they are within your state. They are sorted nearest to furthest, with professionals in Pleasant Hill listed first.

Teletherapy via phone or video can be very similar to conventional in person sessions. The message is the same, even if the medium is different. There are some advantages in the form of convenience, lack of travel and being in comfort of your own home. Set against those, professionals find it more difficult to read non-verbal signals of their clients, and you may find you yourself can be more easily distracted.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Pleasant Hill are able to work with a wide range of issues and communities, including the BIPOC community in Pleasant Hill. They offer in person sessions as well as Teletherapy in Pleasant Hill

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