Professional Counseling in Sacramento, CA

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Ursula Lewis, M.A.,LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Ursula

1501 Corporate Way Suite 200, Sacramento, CA 95831

- Healing Hearts and Minds, Reconnecting Souls- My goal is to help you transcend old limiting beliefs and soar to new heights and I value working WITH you. Therapy should be centered around your specific needs and your personality, and your strengths.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Trauma/ PTSD
  • Addiction
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Blended Families
  • Depression/ Anxiety
  • Hypnotherapy
  • EMDR
  • Reproductive Therapy

Jozeffa Greer, MFT

Licensed Marriage Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Jozeffa

718 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95816

For 25 years it has been my privilege to work with hundreds of individuals and couples as they face challenges in their lives and relationships. With compassion I join with them to understand their situation and explore options so they can feel more successful.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Marriage Therapy
  • Stepfamily Therapy
  • Trauma - Ptsd
  • Bereavement
  • Crisis
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Personality Disorders
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Catherine Zanzi, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, MFC # 53648
Phone & Email:  Contact Catherine

2000 L Street, Suite 150, Sacramento, CA 95811

Compassionate, effective, and affordable. Focusing on marriage and premarital counseling, sexual issues, parenting, grief and loss, and chronic illness. Integrating mind, body, and spirit to help you live the life you were meant to live. Find joy and hope again!

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Marriage And Premarital
  • Sexual Issues
  • Parenting
  • Grief & Loss
  • Chronic Illness
  • Career Transitions
  • Spiritual Issues
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Ameshia Arthur, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Phone & Email:  Contact Ameshia

1104 Corporate way, Sacramento, CA 95831

To work with clients to improve the human experience, lessen distress, increase happiness, connection, and self-efficacy through utilization of Evidence Based Practice.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Older Adults
  • Transitional Aged Youth
  • Foster Youth
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Joan Fellows, M.A. MFC

Licensed Marriage, Family, Individual Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Joan

1909 Capitol Ave. Suite I, Sacramento, CA 95814

I believe that within each of us there is an inner longing to feel whole, balanced and alive. This inner sense of wholeness grows out of an awareness of self, a radical acceptance of self as well as the courage to change that which stands in our way.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Trauma
  • Anxiety
  • Couples Counseling
  • Self Esteem
  • Family Counseling
  • Addictions
  • Depression
  • Grief And Loss
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Deborah Cohen, MFT, MPH,CHT

Marriage and Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Deborah

2620 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95816

If you obsess, worry a lot, have anxiety and negative self-talk, I can help. I offer tools and techniques to help you access your deeper wisdom and work through blocks to self-acceptance and contentment. I offer many therapeutic techniques and years of expertise.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • sex therapy
  • Chronic Illness
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Issues
  • Grief And Loss
  • Anxiety, Panic And Phobias
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Eating Disorders
  • Couples Counseling
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Kathleen Oravec, LMFT #51941

Licensed Marriage Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Kathleen

2118 P Street, Sacramento, CA 95816

"Maybe I should talk with someone" is often the first inclination a person has when considering therapy. After deciding to take the first step, it is important to chose someone who is a good fit. My approach is straightforward and solution focused.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Couples Counseling
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Christian
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Adolescent/Parenting Issues
  • Children Of Alcoholics
  • Co-Parenting
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Heather Blessing, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Heather

3336 Bradshaw Road Suite 320, Sacramento, CA 95827

I offer a safe, nurturing environment where we can work together to find your path towards inner peace and happiness while learning tools to help you navigate challenges in your life in a healthy way. Appointments available 7 days a week 7 AM to 7 PM.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Adoption, Fost-Adopt, Foster
  • Early Childhood Trauma
  • Family w/ Special Needs Children
  • Trans Gender and Expansive Youth
  • Alternative Reltionships
  • Blended Families
  • Family Issues

Michael Thaden, MS, LMFT, ATR-BC, CHT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Michael

3808 Auburn Blvd., Suite 57, Sacramento, CA 95821

Finding a healing voice is as important as listening, and being listened to. I believe life calls us at crucial junctures to attend, listen, and open to dialogue with our larger process. These moments of personal challenge and crisis offer us our greatest opportunities.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Trauma Resolution
  • Grief & Loss Therapy
  • Relationship Therapy
  • Emotion Regulation
  • Anxiety
  • Compulsive Behavior
  • Codependency
  • Life Role Transition

Joe Borders, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Contact Joe

1722 Professional Dr, Sacramento, CA 95825

I am an LMFT practicing in Roseville and Sacramento. I generally practice from an attachment perspective, which means that I put emphasis on the effects that important relationships have on our lives, and the basic human need to feel loved, safe, and supported.

  • Some of My Specialties:
  • Adolescents (Teenagers)
  • Couples
  • LGBTQ Populations
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Codependence
  • Substance Abuse
  • PTSD/Trauma

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Related Sites:
City of Sacramento
California Board of Behavioral Sciences

Therapy Sacremento California

Counseling Boulevard Park, Downtown, East Sacramento, Midtown, Newton Booth, Old Sacramento, Elmhurst, River Park, Oak Park, Pocket, Curtis Park, North Sacramento, Natomas

Sacramento is the Capital City of the state of California, situated along the Sacramento River and south of the American River’s confluence in the Central Valley.1  In the early 1800s a Spanish explorer named the city after the Spanish term ‘sacrament’. With a population of nearly half a million, the city is the core cultural and economic location of a four-county metropolitan area population of over two million including El Dorado, Placer, Sacramento and Yolo.   The Greater city area has been noted as the most liveable and integrated region, and the largest Metropolitan area in the Central Valley. Home to numerous families and children, it is the fourth-largest city behind Los Angeles, San Francisco Bay and San Diego.  The original Old Sacramento still exists as a tourist venue. 

Mental Health in Sacramento

The Behavioral Health Services division of Health and Human Services focuses on helping low income individuals deal with mental health issues, especially in the realm of behavioral therapy, focusing on holistic recovery.2 While Sacramento is a beautiful city and the hub of California politics, it does face some pressing mental health challenges. Mental illness comprises about 4% of the population, and one of the major hurdles facing Sacramento is a higher than average poverty rate, at 17%. 3 Areas of low income are typically a critical indicator of many psychological and behavioral issues and pose challenges for school and educational systems. As a result, the city has put in place several counseling based community resources that are helpful, inclusive, and caring.

The Children's Mental Health Department of HHS for Sacramento provides a full range of therapy and clinical mental health services for children from 0-21. These services offer a wide range of specialties to help children with various needs. Parents will find a loving atmosphere staffed with compassionate professionals. They can be contacted toll free at (888) 881-488.

There are some noteable programs in Sacramento that seek to give back to the community. Sacramento Loaves & Fishes helps provide foot and shelter for homeless people. If you want to get involved and help either with time or financially, you can reach them at 916-446-0874. According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Admnistration, about 25% of homeless people suffer some form of mental illness. Programs that address these needs can help reduce mental health stigma and bring new hope for people who need it.4

Current Education

A first step for adults in obtaining California licensure in counseling is education. The University of Southern California has a Sacramento campus and offers degrees in public health including programs in psychology and clinical science.5 California State University also has a Sacramento State Department of Psychology. Available to students are doctoral programs in General Experimental Psychology and Cognitive Neuroscience, as well as several others. The degree programs by these institutions are recognized by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences.

1. City of Sacramento. (2013). Home - City of Sacramento. Retrieved from
2. Sacramento County Health and Human Services. (2013). BHS Home. Retrieved from
3. California Healthcare Foundation. (2013). Mapping the Gaps: Mental Health in California. Retrieved from
4. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Admnistration. (2014). SAMHSA Programs. Retrieved from
5. USC University of Southern California. (2013). Clinical Science - Department of Psychology. Retrieved from

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