Child Psychologists and Child Therapists in Taft, CA.

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


Child Therapist

Michael Mannia, D.Min., BCPC

Doctor of Ministry in Christian Counseling

Within driving distance of Taft

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.

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.

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 Taft, CA who specialize in helping children.

Thank you for visiting our California page of licensed child psychologists and child therapists in Taft, 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 Taft today, our contact forms are "open" 24/7.

Taft is located in Kern County, California. It has a land area of 15.26 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Taft is 9,495 people with 2,306 households and a median annual income of $51,369. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Taft, CA

Affordable with Planning

Therapy in Taft is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your Taft therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility