Sheila Ali
Associate Clinical Social Worker, ACSW, MSW Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Things that may have felt difficult prior to the pandemic carry a very different load now, as we learn to navigate life with Covid. While the idea of therapy may have felt radical before, it can now offer us a roadmap to developing greater internal strength to steer through the uncertainty. It is deep within our unconscious that we meet our true selves and can then begin the profound work of developing mechanisms for the lives we are seeking. I view it as a great privilege to bear witness to the strength that emerges from the courage of confronting the vulnerability of our own psychology.
(925) 965-7775
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Things that may have felt difficult prior to the pandemic carry a very different load now, as we learn to navigate life with Covid. While the idea of therapy may have felt radical before, it can now offer us a roadmap to developing greater internal strength to steer through the uncertainty. It is deep within our unconscious that we meet our true selves and can then begin the profound work of developing mechanisms for the lives we are seeking. I view it as a great privilege to bear witness to the strength that emerges from the courage of confronting the vulnerability of our own psychology.
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Marinés Novoa
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Not accepting new clients
Deciding to pursue psychotherapy is an important and personal decision. There are various reasons for which someone may pursue psychotherapy, whether it is to cope with current life stressors or to seek support in managing ongoing concerns. Regardless of your reason for pursuing therapy, you should not feel alone in the process and I look forward to working with you on meeting your goals. I am a bilingual (Spanish/English) licensed clinical psychologist who works with children/adolescents, families and young adults, using an integrative approach and tailoring my work to each person's unique story.
(925) 854-4467
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Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Not accepting new clients
Deciding to pursue psychotherapy is an important and personal decision. There are various reasons for which someone may pursue psychotherapy, whether it is to cope with current life stressors or to seek support in managing ongoing concerns. Regardless of your reason for pursuing therapy, you should not feel alone in the process and I look forward to working with you on meeting your goals. I am a bilingual (Spanish/English) licensed clinical psychologist who works with children/adolescents, families and young adults, using an integrative approach and tailoring my work to each person's unique story.
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Susan J Alonso
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
I work with clients experiencing life changes, grief and trauma. My work includes children, adolescents and adults who are suffering loss/trauma and life changing issues. I am a licensed clinical social worker, believing in a strengths based approach. Everyone has strengths to pull from, I can help you find and cultivate those strengths.The relationship between client and counselor is the most important part of this process.
(925) 323-0606
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
I work with clients experiencing life changes, grief and trauma. My work includes children, adolescents and adults who are suffering loss/trauma and life changing issues. I am a licensed clinical social worker, believing in a strengths based approach. Everyone has strengths to pull from, I can help you find and cultivate those strengths.The relationship between client and counselor is the most important part of this process.
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Mariya Wolff
PhD Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I practice compassionate, empowering, and transparent therapy with individuals of all walks of life. I am humbled to be invited into the vulnerable emotional processes of others, and it is vital that I honor your true and lived experience. I utilize an integrative style of therapy that balances awareness of your unique individual experience in collaboration with the cultural and societal challenges that we all navigate on a daily basis. I consider transparency, humor, and humility to be core elements in the therapeutic relationship and it is imperative to me that you feel our work together mirrors your future hopes and goals.
(510) 571-2810
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I practice compassionate, empowering, and transparent therapy with individuals of all walks of life. I am humbled to be invited into the vulnerable emotional processes of others, and it is vital that I honor your true and lived experience. I utilize an integrative style of therapy that balances awareness of your unique individual experience in collaboration with the cultural and societal challenges that we all navigate on a daily basis. I consider transparency, humor, and humility to be core elements in the therapeutic relationship and it is imperative to me that you feel our work together mirrors your future hopes and goals.
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Christina Dughman
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I believe that we are all intrinsically motivated to move towards health--physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Whether I am working with children, teens, or adults, I partner with my clients to better understand them as cultural beings and how their uniqueness is impacted by their experiences in the world. I offer a warm, nurturing, and accepting style and show deep interest in an authentic therapeutic relationship. My goal is to support my clients towards insight and overall balance.
(510) 863-1459
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I believe that we are all intrinsically motivated to move towards health--physically, emotionally, and spiritually. Whether I am working with children, teens, or adults, I partner with my clients to better understand them as cultural beings and how their uniqueness is impacted by their experiences in the world. I offer a warm, nurturing, and accepting style and show deep interest in an authentic therapeutic relationship. My goal is to support my clients towards insight and overall balance.
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Don Elium
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Trying to make something work by pretending to feel, think or act in ways that go against how you really feel is exhausting to the body, mind and your spirit. This realization can feel very uncomfortable. However, it is the door to finding both your aliveness and yourself as you investigate what you really feel and think about the situations that are distressing in yourself, family and work situations. I'd like to help you make the actual changes that you need to make. I help you find and focus on what is actually alive in you. All sessions are TeleHealth that creates a safe environment in the convenience of your home or office.
(925) 948-8811
Verified
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Trying to make something work by pretending to feel, think or act in ways that go against how you really feel is exhausting to the body, mind and your spirit. This realization can feel very uncomfortable. However, it is the door to finding both your aliveness and yourself as you investigate what you really feel and think about the situations that are distressing in yourself, family and work situations. I'd like to help you make the actual changes that you need to make. I help you find and focus on what is actually alive in you. All sessions are TeleHealth that creates a safe environment in the convenience of your home or office.
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Connie Hwang
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Not accepting new clients
Do you take care of everyone and everything around you and still feel empty inside? Are you always striving for perfection but never feel good enough? Does your perception of yourself negatively impact your work or your relationships? I can help break unhealthy patterns and we will work collaboratively to discover the best version of yourself.
(415) 634-9611
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Not accepting new clients
Do you take care of everyone and everything around you and still feel empty inside? Are you always striving for perfection but never feel good enough? Does your perception of yourself negatively impact your work or your relationships? I can help break unhealthy patterns and we will work collaboratively to discover the best version of yourself.
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Eveline Wu
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Finding yourself easily triggered? Dealing with chronic tension, sleep issues, dissociation, fatigue, nausea, stomachaches or chronic pain? Have you pushed things down inside or "coped" to survive a difficult childhood? Yet now, you find yourself avoiding things, anxious or experiencing body symptoms, or having difficulty with intimacy? Perhaps you want to be a strong advocate for yourself and others, and be more empowered. You want to build better relationships. You want to stop sabatoging yourself. Maybe, you've done a lot of crying it out, breathing exercises, or talking in circles, and you're looking for a way to feel unstuck.
(510) 338-4199
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Finding yourself easily triggered? Dealing with chronic tension, sleep issues, dissociation, fatigue, nausea, stomachaches or chronic pain? Have you pushed things down inside or "coped" to survive a difficult childhood? Yet now, you find yourself avoiding things, anxious or experiencing body symptoms, or having difficulty with intimacy? Perhaps you want to be a strong advocate for yourself and others, and be more empowered. You want to build better relationships. You want to stop sabatoging yourself. Maybe, you've done a lot of crying it out, breathing exercises, or talking in circles, and you're looking for a way to feel unstuck.
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Yolonda Young-Adisa
Associate Clinical Social Worker, MSW, ASW Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Welcome! Thank you for your interest in my clinical practice. I believe in our shared ability to co-create meaning that will lead to greater insight, and ultimately positive changes in your life. Your understanding about your life and everything that shapes your perspective will be central to our work together. I work relationally and utilize a culturally-inclusive approach to address the complex realities of your relationship to race, gender, culture, and sexuality. I value empathy and mindfulness as therapeutic tools that enhance awareness, and ultimately positive change.​
(510) 298-3964
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
Welcome! Thank you for your interest in my clinical practice. I believe in our shared ability to co-create meaning that will lead to greater insight, and ultimately positive changes in your life. Your understanding about your life and everything that shapes your perspective will be central to our work together. I work relationally and utilize a culturally-inclusive approach to address the complex realities of your relationship to race, gender, culture, and sexuality. I value empathy and mindfulness as therapeutic tools that enhance awareness, and ultimately positive change.​
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Dr. Paul Kramer
Marriage & Family Therapist, EdD, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
At some point we all struggle to adjustment to life's changes; it's normal to feel stuck and I believe people have what it takes to adjust. Couples often come to me for help in distress and are confused about how or why their relationship has derailed. I am dedicated to helping people build stronger; more intimate relationships and I use several modalities when attempting to help couples in distress. A high percentage of my caseload at any given time is comprised of couples.
(925) 320-0698
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
At some point we all struggle to adjustment to life's changes; it's normal to feel stuck and I believe people have what it takes to adjust. Couples often come to me for help in distress and are confused about how or why their relationship has derailed. I am dedicated to helping people build stronger; more intimate relationships and I use several modalities when attempting to help couples in distress. A high percentage of my caseload at any given time is comprised of couples.
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Andrew Lindeman
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
Is your child struggling with behavior problems, ADHD, depression or anxiety? Are you looking for a therapist with experience working with Autism (and Aspergers) Spectrum Disorders? I specialize in working with children and teens and have over 17 years of experience working with these populations. I have worked as a Behavior Therapist for children on the Autistic spectrum, have taught my own Day Treatment Intensive classroom (for children with extreme behavior challenges) and have worked for Contra Costa County Child and Adolescent Services. I have also worked in the Juvenile Justice department of Los Angeles County with Juvenile offenders.
(925) 329-3088
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Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Offers online therapy
Is your child struggling with behavior problems, ADHD, depression or anxiety? Are you looking for a therapist with experience working with Autism (and Aspergers) Spectrum Disorders? I specialize in working with children and teens and have over 17 years of experience working with these populations. I have worked as a Behavior Therapist for children on the Autistic spectrum, have taught my own Day Treatment Intensive classroom (for children with extreme behavior challenges) and have worked for Contra Costa County Child and Adolescent Services. I have also worked in the Juvenile Justice department of Los Angeles County with Juvenile offenders.
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Emily Linaman
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Hello! My name is Emily Linaman and I want to help you work with your strengths, and identify behaviors and patterns that may hold you back from growing into the best version of yourself. Old habits die hard, especially when they are related to past trauma survival skills and other coping mechanisms that no longer serve you. As I earn your trust, I hope we can explore how certain behaviors and habits lead to numbing out, depression, dissociation, isolation, self-sabotage and self-harm. Together, we can explore defense mechanisms, the functions they serve, and try out new coping skills to release you from the past and set you free.
(925) 310-6474
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Hello! My name is Emily Linaman and I want to help you work with your strengths, and identify behaviors and patterns that may hold you back from growing into the best version of yourself. Old habits die hard, especially when they are related to past trauma survival skills and other coping mechanisms that no longer serve you. As I earn your trust, I hope we can explore how certain behaviors and habits lead to numbing out, depression, dissociation, isolation, self-sabotage and self-harm. Together, we can explore defense mechanisms, the functions they serve, and try out new coping skills to release you from the past and set you free.
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Michelle Rodriguez
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I offer a non-judgemental space and advocacy for any individual(s) who wants to explore how to live differently and rediscover his or herself. For over twenty years, I have worked within the fields of Mental Health, Medical and the Justice system. My experiences includes work with adolescents, teens, young adults, adults and families. I have effectively worked with those experiencing Anxiety, Grief and Loss, Adjustment to life' stages of transition, Substance Abuse and Trauma(s). I look forward to working with you.
(925) 214-8755
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
I offer a non-judgemental space and advocacy for any individual(s) who wants to explore how to live differently and rediscover his or herself. For over twenty years, I have worked within the fields of Mental Health, Medical and the Justice system. My experiences includes work with adolescents, teens, young adults, adults and families. I have effectively worked with those experiencing Anxiety, Grief and Loss, Adjustment to life' stages of transition, Substance Abuse and Trauma(s). I look forward to working with you.
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Gonzales Family Counseling
Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
At Gonzales Family Counseling, it is our honor to develop a client centered relationship in order to promote hope, healing, and accessing one's best self. We work with children, adolescents, young adults, adults, couples, parents, and families.
(707) 267-2477
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
At Gonzales Family Counseling, it is our honor to develop a client centered relationship in order to promote hope, healing, and accessing one's best self. We work with children, adolescents, young adults, adults, couples, parents, and families.
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Paul Kramer, Ed.D. & Associates
Marriage & Family Therapist, EdD, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Dr. Paul Kramer, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, in 2008 he started a group practice to expand services in Northern California (East Bay). Recently, since Covid, the group has expanded services to Southern California. He has served in multiple settings to include 12 years in the US Army. Paul uses an eclectic approach when working with children, teens, adults and families. Leaning on short-term therapies and practical solutions for common problemsEmotionally Focused Therapy, Mindfulness Interventions, and Systems Theory. He specializes in working with people who have experienced various forms of trauma.
(925) 436-1725
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Dr. Paul Kramer, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, in 2008 he started a group practice to expand services in Northern California (East Bay). Recently, since Covid, the group has expanded services to Southern California. He has served in multiple settings to include 12 years in the US Army. Paul uses an eclectic approach when working with children, teens, adults and families. Leaning on short-term therapies and practical solutions for common problemsEmotionally Focused Therapy, Mindfulness Interventions, and Systems Theory. He specializes in working with people who have experienced various forms of trauma.
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Diana Cheryl Methfessel
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Do you work from home, home school your children, care for a homebound relative or are just too busy traveling to work to schedule therapy appointments across town? Are you someone who works late evenings or works a “night shift” schedule and cannot see a therapist under the normal operative hours that most therapists offer? My private practice offers a solution to your dilemma. I only provide secure video therapy from the comfort and convenience of your home. I provide services to adults, couples, and families based in California only.
(415) 234-7791
Verified
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Do you work from home, home school your children, care for a homebound relative or are just too busy traveling to work to schedule therapy appointments across town? Are you someone who works late evenings or works a “night shift” schedule and cannot see a therapist under the normal operative hours that most therapists offer? My private practice offers a solution to your dilemma. I only provide secure video therapy from the comfort and convenience of your home. I provide services to adults, couples, and families based in California only.
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Private Practice
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
EMDR therapist in the East Bay specialized in Trauma / PTSD, Marriage Counseling, Food Issues / Disordered Eating, Anxiety, LGBTQ, Depression, Women's Issues, Spirituality, Life Transitions, Adoption, Parenting, and Teen Issues. I regularly see Couples, Families, Teens and Adults ranging from early adolescence to late 60's.
(925) 948-8070
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
EMDR therapist in the East Bay specialized in Trauma / PTSD, Marriage Counseling, Food Issues / Disordered Eating, Anxiety, LGBTQ, Depression, Women's Issues, Spirituality, Life Transitions, Adoption, Parenting, and Teen Issues. I regularly see Couples, Families, Teens and Adults ranging from early adolescence to late 60's.
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Monica Morcos
Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MA Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Mental health issues do not discriminate and thus therapy is meant for all. It is for the strong, the brave, the self-aware, and the highly intelligent who do not settle for less than who they were created to be. I firmly believe that asking for help is enacting an immense amount of courage, and I'm excited to be here with you through that journey of self-awareness and introspection, providing a safe and open space. I have had the opportunity to help people with various clinical issues and have worked in many clinical settings including: inpatient hospitals, crisis residential, schools, and outpatient mental health clinics.
(510) 256-7571
Verified
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Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Offers online therapy
Mental health issues do not discriminate and thus therapy is meant for all. It is for the strong, the brave, the self-aware, and the highly intelligent who do not settle for less than who they were created to be. I firmly believe that asking for help is enacting an immense amount of courage, and I'm excited to be here with you through that journey of self-awareness and introspection, providing a safe and open space. I have had the opportunity to help people with various clinical issues and have worked in many clinical settings including: inpatient hospitals, crisis residential, schools, and outpatient mental health clinics.
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Michelle Hider
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
Michelle Hider, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), specializes in working with adolescents and adults who present with chemical dependency, mood, anxiety, and/or PTSD symptoms. She is a trained Somatic Experiencing (SE) therapist who integrates strength-based, motivational enhancement, existential, and culturally appropriate modalities to help people thrive and heal. She supports goals clients identify and believes a strong therapeutic alliance is an integral part of the healing process. Her main focus is to meet clients where they're at by supporting changes they identify and are ready to make.
(510) 650-1237
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Walnut Creek, CA 94595
Offers online therapy
Michelle Hider, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), specializes in working with adolescents and adults who present with chemical dependency, mood, anxiety, and/or PTSD symptoms. She is a trained Somatic Experiencing (SE) therapist who integrates strength-based, motivational enhancement, existential, and culturally appropriate modalities to help people thrive and heal. She supports goals clients identify and believes a strong therapeutic alliance is an integral part of the healing process. Her main focus is to meet clients where they're at by supporting changes they identify and are ready to make.
Cynthia Pastor
Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT Verified
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
I help adults and couples with relationship and codependency issues, grief and loss, depression, anxiety and addictive patterns with self and others. I help you to create a relationship with yourself and others based on respect, caring and trust. This helps build the feeling of safety that lies at the core of any successful therapy. My goal is to support you in finding and strengthening your own inner voice. When we learn to free ourselves from old, stuck patterns of relating (in mind and body), we often feel a lightness of being that allows us to experience more joy in our everyday lives.
(925) 275-5874
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Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Offers online therapy
I help adults and couples with relationship and codependency issues, grief and loss, depression, anxiety and addictive patterns with self and others. I help you to create a relationship with yourself and others based on respect, caring and trust. This helps build the feeling of safety that lies at the core of any successful therapy. My goal is to support you in finding and strengthening your own inner voice. When we learn to free ourselves from old, stuck patterns of relating (in mind and body), we often feel a lightness of being that allows us to experience more joy in our everyday lives.

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