Counseling in Tempe, AZ. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Great therapists in Tempe, Arizona are ready to help you. Contacting a counselor is fast and easy, go ahead and say hello.

Anne Brown, MS, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Tempe

I provide an honest, safe and compassionate environment to explore the underlying issues of life's difficulties. I offer support, confidence, wisdom and guidance for the process of change and the development of satisfaction with life.

Carol L Hunt, MAPC, LAC, CCTP

Clinical Counselor and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional

Within driving distance of Tempe

Do you see yourself as capable of making the moves necessary to reach your goals? I would like to help you see yourself in a new light, exchanging negative beliefs for life changing positive ones, and watch your new life appear before your eyes!

Sandy Graham, MS, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Tempe

I believe that we all have the ability to change and realize our personal potential. I work with individuals on a variety of issues, and with couples and families to develop relational skills and increase intimacy in relationships.

Martin Keller, Ed.D.,ABPP, FAACP

Diplomate in Clinical Psychology

Within driving distance of Tempe

Dr. Keller believes that the relationship between therapist and patient is the most important ingredient for change to occur. Dr. Keller is a Diplomate in Clinical Psychology with special interest in counseling and psychotherapy with adults, children, teens, and couples

Khara Fuentes, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Tempe

Khara Fuentes is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Arizona and California. Her passion includes working with adolescent girls, emerging women & couples. Along with research based methods, she utilizes a 4.5lb certified therapy dog, named Tino.

Alanya (Lanie) Smith, MPS, ATR

Compassion-Focused Art Therapist

Within driving distance of Tempe

Are you tired of letting your emotions run the show? Do you find yourself longing for a better relationship with yourself and others? Are you ready to move beyond pain and disappointment to make real and lasting change with more joy, laughter, and hope? I can help!

Oasis Behavioral Health, Behavioral Health Hospital

Oasis Behavioral Health Hospita

Within driving distance of Tempe

Providing several levels of care for young people and adults in need of treatment to overcome mental health, behavioral, and/or addiction concerns, Oasis Behavioral Health has been offering pioneering services in Arizona for over 30 years.

Jason Fierstein, MA, LPC

Counselor for Men and Couples

Within driving distance of Tempe

As a counselor for men and couples, I help guys who are struggling in their lives, and with their wives. I work with guys to find more relationship happiness, deal with difficult work issues, manage stress, and learn to communicate more effectively.

Brian Jackson, MA, LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Tempe

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Phoenix, Arizona who provides individual and couples counseling to adults looking for more productive and meaningful lives. I care what happens to you and want to help you find your way to what works better for you.

William Svoboda, Ph.D

Life Coach & Business Motivational Speaker

Within driving distance of Tempe

Bill Svobada is a professional life coach, business consultant, and educational consultant. In 2000 Dr. Svoboda retired as professor and dean from Arizona State University and served as Chief Operations Officer for a child crisis center.

Gabrielle Annett, MA, LAC, LASAC, CCTP

Licensed Associate Counselor, Licensed Associate Substance Abuse Counselor, Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, Certified Life Coach

Within driving distance of Tempe

I am a Counselor, Coach, Speaker & Educator specializing in facilitating true change and transformation. Collaborating with you every step of the way, my dedication is to help you heal the root causes and conditions of undesirable patterns in your life.

Cristy Lopez, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Within driving distance of Tempe

Repeating unhealthy patterns (e.g., problem relationships, trouble sleeping, excessive spending, working, worrying)? Seen on the Dr. Phil show, I will help you explore your problems in a holistic manner while simultaneously working toward solutions today! 602 323-7824.

Adrian Fletcher, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Tempe

Feeling stressed, anxious or depressed? Do you want to feel better about who you are? Do you want to improve your current marriage or relationship? I can help. Together we can create a plan tailored to your individual needs.

Related Sites:
City of Tempe
Arizona Board of Behavioral Health Examiners

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Marriage Therapist Arizona State University, Mesa

Tempe, Arizona is the ideal location for families with children and teenagers of ages. Regardless of your family’s idea of fun, there is something here for everyone. Tempe Town Lake provides a great outdoors option for families wishing to enjoy the sun. Rent a boat, fish, hike, or simply relax at this family-friendly attraction. For those wishing to stay indoors, the Arizona State University Art Museum1 features multiple artists in a wide variety of exhibits. Sega Gameworks proves to be perfect for children and teenagers. Here your family can bond while enjoying the arcade and fantastic food. Surfside Skateland is not only open for public roller-skating, but also provides classes for those wishing to learn. Fiddlesticks is a unique site offering everything from bumper boats and miniature golf to a go-cart track. Regardless of age, your children, teenagers, and adult family members are sure to have a blast. Arizona Mills 24 Luxury Cinema offers multiple showing of newly released films, while AMF Tempe Village Lanes is ideal for friendly, family competition. McKemy Middle and Grace Community Christian are two of a variety of schools within the area.

Mental Health in Tempe

Compulsive gambling is a growing problem, especially among seniors and teens. Much like alcoholism, it may initially be behavior that one is able to hide, but eventually it becomes the central focus of one's life and all other activities become secondary. The Arizona Council on Compulsive Gambling is an excellent resource for those who are trying to overcome their addiction. The council provides information specifically geared toward young people, the elderly, and male and females who have this addiction. The council can also make referrals to local Gambler's Anonymous meetings, which meet often and are free of charge. For further details, call 602-212-0278.2

Goodwill Industries provides comprehensive job skills training and employment services to teens and adults in Tempe. Training workshops in computers and customer service are a quick way to gain valuable and marketable job skills. The Rehabilitation Services Department offers a variety of vocational services that assist those with a disability in acquiring skills and finding employment. Programs for first-time teen workers are also offered. Having adequate employment is important to uphold one's financial obligations such as paying rent, but it is also important for one's feelings of self worth and overall mental wellness. Contact Goodwill at 602-535-4000 to find out more about their services.3

Current Education

Many schoolchildren need a safe and nurturing place where they can do homework, engage in social and recreational activities, and find mentorship from positive adult role models. Tempe offers numerous such locations. The city oversees the Kid Zone Enrichment Program, which is offered at 18 Tempe area schools for children in preschool through the eighth grade.4 Older students are able to attend YMCA educational programs that foster an attitude of achievement, interest and engagement with their peers and adult mentors. The programs at the YMCA prepare youth for academic success and success in life by challenging them to set high standards. For additional information about programs at the YMCA, call 602-404-9622.5


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2. Arizona Council on Compulsive Gambling. (2016). Homepage. Retrieved from
3. Goodwill of Central Arizona. (2017). Goodwill Programs and Services. Retrieved from
4. City of Tempe. (2017). Kid Zone Enrichment Program. Retrieved from
5. Valley of the Sun YMCA. (2017). Education and Team Leadership. Retrieved from

Tempe is located in Maricopa County, Arizona. It has a land area of 39.96 square miles and a water area of 0.26 square miles.  The population of Tempe is 175,826 people with 64,810 households and a median annual income of $49,012. .

Therapy Affordability Meter for Tempe, AZ

Some budgeting needed

While counseling can certainly be an expense for individuals and families in Tempe, with proper budgeting, it is entirely do-able and the risk/reward is worth it. For some families, it may be difficult to sustain a commitment to therapy without proper insurance coverage. If this is you, ask your therapist about low cost options as practitoners in and around Tempe may have flexibility or sliding scales