Child Psychologists and Child Therapists in Arvin, CA.

Find a child psychologist or a counselor who specializes in therapy and assessment for children in Arvin, California.


Mosaic Counseling Center, L.C.S.W.
Child Therapist

Mosaic Counseling Center, L.C.S.W.

Counseling Agency

In 93306 - Nearby to Arvin.

I believe the best way to help young children is to partner with their parents to learn the ‘whys’ behind a child’s behavior. I have a lot of experience working with foster parents, especially when it comes to identifying and dealing with maladaptive behaviors that are a result of a trauma reaction. Often times children communicate the precursors to their behavior through art and play, so I will work with the child to identify themes that are causing them distress, and then work with the parents to minimize that distress while gaining understanding around the themes that come up in play/art therapy.

Douglas Cowan, Psy.D.
Child Therapist

Douglas Cowan, Psy.D.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 93561 - Nearby to Arvin.

ADHD is the most common childhood behavior problem, impacting from 6% to 12% of children. It causes problems in school, at home, with friends, day and night, from impulsive behaviors, or hyperactive behaviors, or inattentive behaviors. I have helped over 1,000 children and teenagers with ADHD over the past 30 years, and have written over 200 articles online for parents and school teachers. As the clinical editor of the ADHD Information Library online I have provided free information to over 1,000,000 parents through the years. If your child needs help for ADHD I would be happy to meet with you to help you as well.

John Kane, AMFT, APCC
Child Therapist

John Kane, AMFT, APCC

Associate Marriage and Family Therapist

Available for Online Therapy

After 11 years of working with children, I find it more effective to work with you, the parent. This is not because you are responsible for the way your child is behaving or what your child is going through, but because you have the most positive power and influence in your child's life. If I can use what I know through education and experience to empower you the parent to connect to your child, it will be more impactful and long lasting than if I spend therapy sessions with them. Your child will also find healing through their relationship with you, increasing trust, and strengthening your relationship for the present and future. You will have your Parenting Power back, stronger than ever!

Michael Mannia, D.Min., BCPC
Child Therapist

Michael Mannia, D.Min., BCPC

Doctor of Ministry in Christian Counseling

In 93309 - Nearby to Arvin.

Life can be complex and challenging for us adults; how much more so is it for children? For kids, the world can be a rather scary place. At KCM, we work to meet children on their level. Our approach to counseling these young ones is through interactive games and techniques, designed to help the child discover their emotions, as well as learn to cope with life in healthy ways. Jesus instructed his disciples not to prevent the children from coming to Him. KCM seeks to provide a safe, fun environment for children to work through their challenges so they can draw closer to Christ.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.
Child Therapist

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

At Home or Private Discreet Intensives

Many times, child therapists overdo the family system in their quest to seek effective solutions for emotional, learning or behavioral concerns with young children. And many times doctors overpathologize issues that shouldn’t be medicated necessarily. This leaves parents wondering what is the best route for their child? Introducing brainwave optimization technology. A fast, effective, natural, and less expensive way to allow your child's brain to make the optimizing changes it desires to make---on its own! Without any external force, opinion, medication, diagnostic, etc. Contact kevin@kevinflemingphd.com or 877-606-6161.

Daryl Temkin, Ph.D
Child Therapist

Daryl Temkin, Ph.D

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Available for Online Therapy

Child and adolescent counseling can play a very important role in the life of a child who is dealing with one or more of the wide area of childhood challenges and traumas. Children can become the unintended victims of parents who had little training to become parents, had little time to be parents or experienced separation, abandonment, divorce , a change in parenting, step-parenting, foster parenting as well were challenged by dysfunctional homes with addictions, emotional disturbances and instabilities, extreme fighting, arguing, violence and abuse, frequent moving, and being passed from one divorced parent to another or from family member to family memeber. All these and many additional growing up challenges and traumas can be potent and disturbing...(view profile to read more)


You have found the top therapists in Arvin, CA who specialize in helping children.

Thank you for visiting our California page of licensed child psychologists and child therapists in Arvin, California who are trained and experienced in helping children and youth.  Working with children requires a different skillset from other types of therapy and here you will find therapists who are skilled, patient and experienced. Please note that while all therapists here work with children, not all may be a registered psychologist. You can easily verify this on each profile. Reach out to a child therapist or child psychologist in Arvin today, our contact forms are "open" 24/7.

Arvin is located in Kern County, California. It has a land area of 4.81 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Arvin is 20,876 people with 4,533 households and a median annual income of $35,609. .


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Counseling in this region can be difficult to afford for many people without insurance. Most people in Arvin are not able to commit to a weekly therapy session without proper budgeting. The good news is that counselors in Arvin may offer sliding scale fees or low cost options. Insurance may cover your sessions as well. Talk to your therapist to learn more. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Arvin public health department.