Addiction Therapists in Carmel by the Sea, CA.

Counseling for addiction and codependency in Carmel by the Sea, CA. Help for alcohol and substance abuse, pornography, sex and internet addiction, gambling, and compulsive spending.


Addiction Counselor

Mark Schwartz, Sc. D.

Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Carmel by the Sea

I believe most clients have more than one addiction and usually a masked psychiatric disorder.I have worked primarily with eating disorder and sexual addiction.In addition i have worked at a chemical dependency facility and found that once sobriety was established real recovery began.I identify stages of recovery and help fascilitate change.I believe step work is necessary but not sufficient for alcoholics.

Addiction Counselor

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

At Home or Private Discreet Intensives

While most treatment approaches to addiction include 12 step programs, rehabs, and now sober living houses, Grey Matters International, Inc. provides a wildly successful alternative to traditional models of addiction treatment----that keeps the brain in mind. That is, talking to the conscious brain while the primal brain is deciding things even before you are consciously aware? Well, that is the problem to solve in addiction. We have the solution utilizing a new cutting edge neuroscience-centered brain rebalancing system. Contact kevin@kevinflemingphd.com or call 877-606-6161.

Addiction Counselor

Philip Kolba, MA

Psychotherapist

Available for Online Therapy

Addiction is a mental health condition and I treat addiction by a multi-pronged process predominately from a Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) model. I help my clients understand the reasons they use a substance or engage in an addictive behavior, teach them skills regulate their emotions and tolerance distress that might otherwise lead them to engage in their addiction, and address any underlying issues that contribute to their addiction. I also help clients with with concerns about their substance use or compulsive behavior to avoid developing addictions.

Addiction Counselor

Daryl Temkin, Ph.D

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Carmel by the Sea

In this generation, the growth of individuals with addictions is very significant. Addictions originally were isolated to alcohol and drugs. Today’s addictions are understood to also include, food, sex, money, gambling, video, internet, internet games, internet chatrooms, internet pornography and other types of prolonged, repeated and out of control behaviors and actions. Addictions take over a person’s ability to have of self- control of the action which leads to the fogging of any will power to stop the addictive activity even when a matter of great importance comes in conflict with the addiction. Addictions ruin people and all relationships surrounding them. Addiction counseling explores underlying factors leading to the addiction and looks to find...(view profile to read more)


You have Found the Top Therapists for Addiction And Codependency in Carmel by the Sea, CA.

Thank you for visiting our California page of therapists in Carmel by the Sea who specialize in addictions in all forms- internet addiction, pornography and sex addictions, gambling, alcohol and drug abuse, shopping, and food addictions.  An addiction can destroy lives and relationships. Often times there is a codependent person somewhere in the sphere of an addict. Professional therapy from an addiction specialist in Carmel by the Sea, CA is a vital part of recoverey and healing. We are ready to help, let's get started.

Carmel by the Sea is located in Monterey County, California. It has a land area of 1.08 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Carmel by the Sea is 3,897 people with 1,688 households and a median annual income of $74,758. .


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Establishing weekly sessions with a professional therapist is considered affordable in Carmel by the Sea for the average family. While sustaining a commitment to therapy is usually not an issue, if mental health treatment feels like a burden please ask your counselor about accepted insurance plans or sliding scale fees