James Tobin
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Irvine, CA 92618
Offers online therapy
I provide individual psychotherapy for adolescents and adults as well as couple therapy. I also lead three psychoeducational groups (Men's Group; Relationship Group; and Parenting Group) and facilitate a dynamic psychotherapy process group. Romantic relationship difficulties (including narcissistic and codependent styles), life transition issues, chronic self-sabotaging patterns, low self-esteem, sexual compulsivity, adolescent development, and parent-teen conflict are my main areas of expertise.
(949) 338-4388
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Irvine, CA 92618
Offers online therapy
I provide individual psychotherapy for adolescents and adults as well as couple therapy. I also lead three psychoeducational groups (Men's Group; Relationship Group; and Parenting Group) and facilitate a dynamic psychotherapy process group. Romantic relationship difficulties (including narcissistic and codependent styles), life transition issues, chronic self-sabotaging patterns, low self-esteem, sexual compulsivity, adolescent development, and parent-teen conflict are my main areas of expertise.
Aly Giermann
Associate Clinical Social Worker, MSW, ASW Verified
Irvine, CA 92612
Offers online therapy
::CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS:: I believe therapy is a powerful tool for change and personal empowerment. It can be difficult to make the decision to seek support, but I believe starting therapy is a courageous act of self-compassion. I aim to provide a warm, genuine, and collaborative approach when working with clients. I strive to create a connection that allows clients to be themselves and feel safe to work through whatever obstacles are in their path. Utilizing a strengths-based approach, I work with clients to build confidence and skills to navigate life stressors and to create a life they can’t wait to wake up to.
(949) 401-6683
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Irvine, CA 92612
Offers online therapy
::CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS:: I believe therapy is a powerful tool for change and personal empowerment. It can be difficult to make the decision to seek support, but I believe starting therapy is a courageous act of self-compassion. I aim to provide a warm, genuine, and collaborative approach when working with clients. I strive to create a connection that allows clients to be themselves and feel safe to work through whatever obstacles are in their path. Utilizing a strengths-based approach, I work with clients to build confidence and skills to navigate life stressors and to create a life they can’t wait to wake up to.
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Chantal Kendall
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Irvine, CA 92614
The therapeutic process helps clients better understand their thoughts and feelings thus promoting self-knowledge, alleviation of pain, higher self esteem, enhanced relationships, control over life changes, and increased quality of life.
I believe that therapy is a journey of exploration, self-discovery, insight and healing taken in the presence of a trusted therapist who offers nurturance, safety and acceptance. My name is Dr. Chantal Kendall. I am a licensed Clinical Psychologist. In my practice I work with adults, adolescents, children and their families. My therapeutic approach is psychodynamic and humanistic while incorporating cognitive behavioral techniques as needed. With each client a unique collaborative relationship is developed to identify specific treatment expectations, needs, and goals.
(949) 287-8104
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Irvine, CA 92614
The therapeutic process helps clients better understand their thoughts and feelings thus promoting self-knowledge, alleviation of pain, higher self esteem, enhanced relationships, control over life changes, and increased quality of life.
I believe that therapy is a journey of exploration, self-discovery, insight and healing taken in the presence of a trusted therapist who offers nurturance, safety and acceptance. My name is Dr. Chantal Kendall. I am a licensed Clinical Psychologist. In my practice I work with adults, adolescents, children and their families. My therapeutic approach is psychodynamic and humanistic while incorporating cognitive behavioral techniques as needed. With each client a unique collaborative relationship is developed to identify specific treatment expectations, needs, and goals.
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Yuli Liu
Psychologist, PhD Verified
Irvine, CA 92612
Not accepting new clients
**Not Accepting New Clients** Do you tend to stress and endlessly worry about small to big decisions, the future, and what others think of you? The stress and anxiety prevent you from doing what you would truly like to do, and leave you exhausted, fearful, and stuck. Even when you are with other people, your doubts occupy your mind, and get in the way of your interactions with others. You may feel like others are judging you so you spend less and less time with them. The constant self-criticism brings you down, yet you do not know how to turn it off. You want to feel more at ease physically, emotionally, and mentally.
(949) 763-4150
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Irvine, CA 92612
Not accepting new clients
**Not Accepting New Clients** Do you tend to stress and endlessly worry about small to big decisions, the future, and what others think of you? The stress and anxiety prevent you from doing what you would truly like to do, and leave you exhausted, fearful, and stuck. Even when you are with other people, your doubts occupy your mind, and get in the way of your interactions with others. You may feel like others are judging you so you spend less and less time with them. The constant self-criticism brings you down, yet you do not know how to turn it off. You want to feel more at ease physically, emotionally, and mentally.
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Anastasia Locklin
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92604
Navigating through our life journey has its challenges but, I truly believe on the other side of depression, tough life transitions, or heartbreak, there will be always be limitless opportunities for growth, and personal insight. Some of my clinical specialties include working with individuals who struggle with mental health barriers and risk factors such as: anxiety, depression, highly sensitive women, low self esteem/worth, perfectionism, stressful transitions.
(949) 536-7534
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92604
Navigating through our life journey has its challenges but, I truly believe on the other side of depression, tough life transitions, or heartbreak, there will be always be limitless opportunities for growth, and personal insight. Some of my clinical specialties include working with individuals who struggle with mental health barriers and risk factors such as: anxiety, depression, highly sensitive women, low self esteem/worth, perfectionism, stressful transitions.
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Morag S Webb
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92614
Offers online therapy
Are you struggling with depression, anxiety, or anger? Do you feel confused or alone? Is your child or teen anxious, angry, or struggling with social skills? Talking issues over with a caring and competent professional can make a difference. I'd count it a privilege to work with you to bring relief and a deeper understanding of yourself or your child.
(949) 837-1500
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92614
Offers online therapy
Are you struggling with depression, anxiety, or anger? Do you feel confused or alone? Is your child or teen anxious, angry, or struggling with social skills? Talking issues over with a caring and competent professional can make a difference. I'd count it a privilege to work with you to bring relief and a deeper understanding of yourself or your child.
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Roya Haghighat. M.S., LMFT
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92602
My passion is helping children, adults and families gain insight to their problems, to unleash their potentials and to reach their ultimate goals in life. I am very well versed in cognitive behavioral therapy as I find it to be the most effective approach for depression, anxiety, and many other disorders. I have devoted my practice to assist individuals and families build healthier and meaningful lives. One of my strengths is to facilitate personal empowerment and building a positive self-esteem.
(949) 326-7036
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92602
My passion is helping children, adults and families gain insight to their problems, to unleash their potentials and to reach their ultimate goals in life. I am very well versed in cognitive behavioral therapy as I find it to be the most effective approach for depression, anxiety, and many other disorders. I have devoted my practice to assist individuals and families build healthier and meaningful lives. One of my strengths is to facilitate personal empowerment and building a positive self-esteem.
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Mailee Doan
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92603
I am dedicated to helping clients gain more insight, balance, and happiness in their lives. Together we can uncover underlying reasons for symptomatic behaviors and emotions and address those to learn healthier, more productive and beneficial ways to deal with challenging situations. As a transpersonal therapist, my goal is to help clients gain greater self-knowledge and richer inner lives. Identifying areas of concern and learning ways to heal and triumph adversity can be challenging; however, I believe that together we can produce meaning from them and become resilient.
(949) 537-2624
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92603
I am dedicated to helping clients gain more insight, balance, and happiness in their lives. Together we can uncover underlying reasons for symptomatic behaviors and emotions and address those to learn healthier, more productive and beneficial ways to deal with challenging situations. As a transpersonal therapist, my goal is to help clients gain greater self-knowledge and richer inner lives. Identifying areas of concern and learning ways to heal and triumph adversity can be challenging; however, I believe that together we can produce meaning from them and become resilient.
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Brandy Henning
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT, EMDR, Coach Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92620
Offers online therapy
Are you struggling with low self esteem, anxiety, depression, trauma, grief and/or relationship conflicts? Feeling overwhelmed, lost or not enough? These are just some of the issues that we can find ourselves challenged with from time to time. Let me assist you in gaining more awareness, the right tools and the hope to help move you forward. I believe transparency, honesty & courage are the benchmarks for any healthy relationship whether with ourselves or others. Let me help you reclaim & strengthen your voice. I hold space in an genuine, gentle, supportive and compassionate way. Let the healing begin....
(949) 284-8135
Verified
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92620
Offers online therapy
Are you struggling with low self esteem, anxiety, depression, trauma, grief and/or relationship conflicts? Feeling overwhelmed, lost or not enough? These are just some of the issues that we can find ourselves challenged with from time to time. Let me assist you in gaining more awareness, the right tools and the hope to help move you forward. I believe transparency, honesty & courage are the benchmarks for any healthy relationship whether with ourselves or others. Let me help you reclaim & strengthen your voice. I hold space in an genuine, gentle, supportive and compassionate way. Let the healing begin....
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Melody Foxx
Psychologist, PsyD, LP, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92602
I'd like to help... Your Relationship Within Yourself and With Others. I believe your mind and body work together; that you can create your own happiness by how you choose to respond to your feelings, and act towards yourselves and the world around you. If you are ready for change in your life, or would like to explore new ways of thinking and living your life, my Cognitive-Behavioral, Solution Focused, and Equine Assisted Psychotherapy approaches may help. My goals for you are to receive new insight/tools that you can use to help create a better, happier life.
(949) 829-2960
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92602
I'd like to help... Your Relationship Within Yourself and With Others. I believe your mind and body work together; that you can create your own happiness by how you choose to respond to your feelings, and act towards yourselves and the world around you. If you are ready for change in your life, or would like to explore new ways of thinking and living your life, my Cognitive-Behavioral, Solution Focused, and Equine Assisted Psychotherapy approaches may help. My goals for you are to receive new insight/tools that you can use to help create a better, happier life.
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Nina Young-Hwa Kang
Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LMFT, MS Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92614
Offers online therapy
I am specialized in anxiety, personal losses, marital counseling, self esteem, anger management, trauma, assertiveness and boundary setting, relationship analysis, and ADHD.
Are you overwhelmed or suffering from panic attack? Do you feel very anxious or have relationship difficulties with others? Are you looking for a therapist who can work with you in a safe place to explore your resources and find effective ways of healing through nurturing experiences? We all feel overwhelmed and don't know what to do sometimes and I believe we all have, within us, the capacity and resources we need to flourish. I am very effective in treating anxiety and panic attack.
(714) 941-0623
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92614
Offers online therapy
I am specialized in anxiety, personal losses, marital counseling, self esteem, anger management, trauma, assertiveness and boundary setting, relationship analysis, and ADHD.
Are you overwhelmed or suffering from panic attack? Do you feel very anxious or have relationship difficulties with others? Are you looking for a therapist who can work with you in a safe place to explore your resources and find effective ways of healing through nurturing experiences? We all feel overwhelmed and don't know what to do sometimes and I believe we all have, within us, the capacity and resources we need to flourish. I am very effective in treating anxiety and panic attack.
Lisa Eaton
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, CADC Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92620
Offers online therapy
:: CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS :: I believe that it takes courage to meet with a therapist, and I am sensitive to the journeys that lead people to my office. I utilize a friendly, collaborative approach in developing relationships with my clients. I feel that the most important change agent in the treatment process is the relationship between client and therapist. I strive to help my clients feel comfortable and safe, and help empower them to build skills to help manage stressors and overcome obstacles. I use a strengths-based approach to help my clients move from where they are to where they want to be.
(562) 352-2120
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92620
Offers online therapy
:: CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS :: I believe that it takes courage to meet with a therapist, and I am sensitive to the journeys that lead people to my office. I utilize a friendly, collaborative approach in developing relationships with my clients. I feel that the most important change agent in the treatment process is the relationship between client and therapist. I strive to help my clients feel comfortable and safe, and help empower them to build skills to help manage stressors and overcome obstacles. I use a strengths-based approach to help my clients move from where they are to where they want to be.
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Kyle Pettit
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92620
Have you been struggling with self-esteem issues, anxiety, depression, or stress? I understand how difficult that can be. I work collaboratively with my clients to help them achieve their potential and overcome life’s difficulties. I utilize evidence-based techniques such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and others to help men and women achieve their potential. Using confidential, one-on-one telehealth sessions (phone or video), we’ll work together to understand the past and create a positive future with new tools and strategies. As a biracial Asian American man, I have personal insight into our unique cultural experience.
(714) 886-3557
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92620
Have you been struggling with self-esteem issues, anxiety, depression, or stress? I understand how difficult that can be. I work collaboratively with my clients to help them achieve their potential and overcome life’s difficulties. I utilize evidence-based techniques such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and others to help men and women achieve their potential. Using confidential, one-on-one telehealth sessions (phone or video), we’ll work together to understand the past and create a positive future with new tools and strategies. As a biracial Asian American man, I have personal insight into our unique cultural experience.
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Susan Katherine Watson
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92612
Client Focus: INDIVIDUALS - issues relating to self-esteem, family of origin, relational, loss/grief, transitions. COUPLES - issues relating to marriage/communication, divorce/separation, infidelity, parenting. ACA (ADULT CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS) - issues relating to abuse, trust, control, anger.
(844) 967-0392
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92612
Client Focus: INDIVIDUALS - issues relating to self-esteem, family of origin, relational, loss/grief, transitions. COUPLES - issues relating to marriage/communication, divorce/separation, infidelity, parenting. ACA (ADULT CHILDREN OF ALCOHOLICS) - issues relating to abuse, trust, control, anger.
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Jimmy Huynh
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA, AMFT Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92602
Offers online therapy
*ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS* Experiencing sadness, loneliness, anxiety, helplessness, shame, and guilt are symptoms of navigating a chaotic world. It can be frustrating to face these issues alone especially if you were told to "deal with it" alone. If you are struggling to navigate your inner conflict and have difficulties expressing or understanding them, therapy can be a cathartic and liberating experience. I work with many patients experiencing depression, anxiety, cultural identity, and self-esteem issues. I work from a depth oriented perspective that also incorporates practical skills and developing solutions catered to you.
(310) 987-4054
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92602
Offers online therapy
*ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS* Experiencing sadness, loneliness, anxiety, helplessness, shame, and guilt are symptoms of navigating a chaotic world. It can be frustrating to face these issues alone especially if you were told to "deal with it" alone. If you are struggling to navigate your inner conflict and have difficulties expressing or understanding them, therapy can be a cathartic and liberating experience. I work with many patients experiencing depression, anxiety, cultural identity, and self-esteem issues. I work from a depth oriented perspective that also incorporates practical skills and developing solutions catered to you.
Emily Echeverria
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MS Verified
Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92612
Offers online therapy
It is often in the darkest corners of ourselves that we find the brightest hope. Love, joy and belonging start within us while pain and disconnection come from learning through adverse experiences to hide, deny, and reject who we are. By reconnecting with and learning to love our authentic selves, we can experience more inner peace and healthy relationships. Exploring the places inside of us we have long ignored can be scary, but it is not a journey we must embark on alone. Therapy has been a vital part of my healing. I hope to be able to share it with you!
(562) 268-4538
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Office is near:
Irvine, CA 92612
Offers online therapy
It is often in the darkest corners of ourselves that we find the brightest hope. Love, joy and belonging start within us while pain and disconnection come from learning through adverse experiences to hide, deny, and reject who we are. By reconnecting with and learning to love our authentic selves, we can experience more inner peace and healthy relationships. Exploring the places inside of us we have long ignored can be scary, but it is not a journey we must embark on alone. Therapy has been a vital part of my healing. I hope to be able to share it with you!
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Sandee Baker
Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT Verified
Irvine, CA 92612
Offers online therapy
I am a Marriage and Family Therapist that enjoys working with Children, teens and young adults, helping them be the best selves they can be. How an individual perceives daily events and activities will determine their self esteem, self worth and how they think and feel on a daily basis. Through therapy, one can expect to learn how to cope with unwanted thoughts and to challenge them and replace them with more positive thinking.
(714) 386-1492
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Irvine, CA 92612
Offers online therapy
I am a Marriage and Family Therapist that enjoys working with Children, teens and young adults, helping them be the best selves they can be. How an individual perceives daily events and activities will determine their self esteem, self worth and how they think and feel on a daily basis. Through therapy, one can expect to learn how to cope with unwanted thoughts and to challenge them and replace them with more positive thinking.
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Jennie Nystrom
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT Verified
Irvine, CA 92606
Offers online therapy
Do you feel depressed or anxious due to childhood trauma? Do you feel disconnected in your relationships with others? I’m here to help you develop an action plan for meaningful changes. My approach to therapy is relational and person-centered. I will work alongside you in a warm and understanding environment where you can explore your emotions and find better ways to deal with the stressors in your life.
(949) 506-3058
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Irvine, CA 92606
Offers online therapy
Do you feel depressed or anxious due to childhood trauma? Do you feel disconnected in your relationships with others? I’m here to help you develop an action plan for meaningful changes. My approach to therapy is relational and person-centered. I will work alongside you in a warm and understanding environment where you can explore your emotions and find better ways to deal with the stressors in your life.
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Alicia Carmona
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MS, AMFT Verified
Irvine, CA 92612
Offers online therapy
Welcome! Life can be overwhelming at times with the many obstacles you face. At times, these obstacles can lead to one feeling alone. I want to let you know that you are strong, talented, brave, and not alone. Taking this first step is a huge milestone in the therapy process. Feel comforted knowing your healing journey is set to begin. My goal as your therapist is to provide you with a safe environment where you will feel heard. I will work with you in finding balance and alternative solutions to challenges you are facing.
(714) 683-2684
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Irvine, CA 92612
Offers online therapy
Welcome! Life can be overwhelming at times with the many obstacles you face. At times, these obstacles can lead to one feeling alone. I want to let you know that you are strong, talented, brave, and not alone. Taking this first step is a huge milestone in the therapy process. Feel comforted knowing your healing journey is set to begin. My goal as your therapist is to provide you with a safe environment where you will feel heard. I will work with you in finding balance and alternative solutions to challenges you are facing.
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Leona Esmaeily
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, AMFT Verified
Irvine, CA 92606
Offers online therapy
Do you feel anxious due to your work, family issues, low self-esteem, and relationship issues? I can especially help those with anxiety/panic attacks. I make it a priority to help clients with buried feelings who have trouble speaking on their emotions. Communicating emotionally is extremely important to promote well-rounded and mature adults. I will help you enhance your self-awareness around unhelpful thought and behavior patterns and build skills necessary to handle life more effectively and develop actionable steps to reach your goals.
(213) 401-4624
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Irvine, CA 92606
Offers online therapy
Do you feel anxious due to your work, family issues, low self-esteem, and relationship issues? I can especially help those with anxiety/panic attacks. I make it a priority to help clients with buried feelings who have trouble speaking on their emotions. Communicating emotionally is extremely important to promote well-rounded and mature adults. I will help you enhance your self-awareness around unhelpful thought and behavior patterns and build skills necessary to handle life more effectively and develop actionable steps to reach your goals.

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