Career Counseling and Coaching in Pacific Palisades, California.

Find a top rated career therapist or coach in Pacific Palisades, CA specializing in assessment, strategizing, personal marketing, workplace issues and goal-setting.


Laura Westmoreland, LMFT
Career Counselor

Laura Westmoreland, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90025 - Nearby to Pacific Palisades.

Are you thinking of leaving your current job? Changing careers? Maybe you are just starting out and not sure what you want to do. It can be confusing, stressful, and frustrating. I can help you narrow down your choices, figure out the type of environment that best suits you, and shape your resume so that it showcases your unique skills and abilities. You don't have to navigate this on your own. Together, we can explore different options to help you find your passion...or your next gig.

T.J. VanMarter, BCBA, LMFT
Career Counselor

T.J. VanMarter, BCBA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90505 - Nearby to Pacific Palisades.

Starting a career or transitioning careers can be one of the most anxiety-provoking events in one's life. There's much uncertainty and concern involved in this decision. Some of the variables involved in decision making are finding a lucrative job, stability, and happiness with the industry and company with which you're working. Additionally, you may be experiencing stress in the workplace, interpersonal concerns with your boss and co-workers, or even burnout. Through therapy, you'll learn about how careers impact emotions and decision-making while learning to navigate through difficult situations.

Tom Andre, MA
Career Counselor

Tom Andre, MA

MFTI

In 90245 - Nearby to Pacific Palisades.

Are you starting down a path, or maybe interested in course correction? Either situation can be especially daunting and stressful. How do you get on a path that leads to professional satisfaction? What do you do when you find yourself a long way from what hoped and dreamed about? It can feel as if you're condemned to a life you never wanted: "How did I get here, and is there a way out? Is there any chance to pursue those ideas I still think about?" Together we explore these questions and possibilities.

Jean Powers, M.A., L.M.F.T.
Career Counselor

Jean Powers, M.A., L.M.F.T.

Psychotherapist, Individual & Family Therapist

In 90290 - Nearby to Pacific Palisades.

As a certified International Life Coach, my approach to career counseling focuses on forward movement, and discovering together solutions to maximize one's strengths. I help my clients clarify values, which in turn, leads to uncovering their authentic selves. Knowing and owning who you are, are invaluable in discovering the best career choice and path. I utilize unique tools to unearth your own personal blueprint for your career and life. When we are young, we fall into our careers. When we mature, we choose them. I will help you to understand the ways in which your career needs have changed to fit your uniqueness.

Alaleh Selkirk, Ph.D.
Career Counselor

Alaleh Selkirk, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 90210 - Nearby to Pacific Palisades.

A large component of career choice is how we view ourselves and what we feel we can accomplish. So there's a big element of identity in there. I use Positive Psychology tools to assess the individual's strengths of character and what they view as important tools for success that they already have in their arsenal. From that perspective, we also look at those character strengths that could use a little further strengthening in order to best serve the individual reach their goals. Dreaming and imagining are big pieces of this process, so we also explore those in depth. I encourage realistic dreaming and identify fears and doubts that getting the way of dreaming and accomplishing dreams.

Yeshiva Davis, LMFT, MA, MBA
Career Counselor

Yeshiva Davis, LMFT, MA, MBA

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 90045 - Nearby to Pacific Palisades.

Are you thinking of choosing, or changing your career? Have you been dreaming about a job change but don’t know where to start? Or, maybe you’re experiencing, or facing unemployment. Regardless of your reasons, the right career is out there for you. During sessions, I can help you discover the best career path, or choice for you. We can explore ways to help you find the courage to make a change, & the confidence to identify your strengths, & learn new skills. Once you uncover your passion, we’ll develop a strategy to find careers that allow you to showcase your strengths and skills. You’d be surprised how your passion can lead you to the career of your dreams & income to boot.

Behnam Keyvan, LMFT
Career Counselor

Behnam Keyvan, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 91364 - Nearby to Pacific Palisades.

In Career Counseling I help my clients by guiding them toward identifying their goals, setting higher expectations for themselves, and achieving exceptional results. I have been successful in helping my clients to make improvement in their careers, and have reached the results they desired. In many cases also I have helped clients to choose new careers that has helped to improve their quality of life.

David Silverman, LMFT
Career Counselor

David Silverman, LMFT

Free 20 minute phone consult

In 90404 - Nearby to Pacific Palisades.

I specialize in creative careers; Writer's, screenwriters, actors, filmmakers, musicians, Web designers, interior designers, set designers, and other similar fields. Specialize in career burnout, unemployment, writer's block, couples problems related to creative careers, Sex therapy for those couples, Career anxity, self-medication, substance abuse. Career choices; I studied with Albert Bandura, creator of the Bandura Social Cognitive Theory. Guidance provided to clients at all stages of employment. Experience as a High School Counselor at Venice High School. If you are lost in one of these stages, need help sorting options, you will find a safe, nonjudmental atmosphere working with me.


Pacific Palisades is located in Los Angeles County, California.  The population of Pacific Palisades is 27,000 people.