Counseling in Carlsbad, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in Carlsbad, California will help you make the changes you want.


Thomas Schmierer, Catholic Therapist, Licensed MFT

Thomas Schmierer, Catholic Therapist, Licensed MFT

Healing and Peace Catholic Therapy Services

3088 Pio Pico Dr, Ste 203, Carlsbad, California 92008 | (760) 529-0830

A Catholic therapist who helps individuals, couples, and families in pain to experience deep personal & relational healing by using top faith & evidence-based treatments so that they can live out their unique vocations to love with ever greater peace, holiness, & joy.

Sue Cates, MA, LMFT

Sue Cates, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

325 Carlsbad Village Drive Suite F2, Carlsbad, California 92008 | 760 822-0321

Sometimes life hurts! If you want connection in your relationships, the ability to deal with life’s challenges and harmony in your family, therapy can help. I create a safe, warm and respectful environment where you can be seen, heard, and your experiences understood.

Rakefet Benderly, Ph.D.

Rakefet Benderly, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

6120 Paseo Del Norte Ste. M-1, Carlsbad, California 92011 | 760-930-0886

My approach to therapy is very warm, caring, and straight forward. I have worked as a psychologist in my Carlsbad private practice for over 22 years. My goal is to work with you to reduce your distress and help improve the quality of your life.

Reverend Sherri Board, LCPC

Reverend Sherri Board, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor

Available for Online Therapy

My name is Reverend Sherri L. Board, M.A. I am a Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor and also a Certified Temperament Counselor. I enjoy helping my clients learn about their true temperament needs and also focus on helping adult survivors of childhood abuse with issues

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

Carlsbad, California 92011 | 1-877-606-6161

Grey Matters Intl & Dr. Kevin Fleming(cited expert for NY Times, CNN, Fortune, Sporting News)is all about bold thinking & neuroscience innovation in getting mood/behavior change when shrinking,feel good self-help, and pills aren't cutting it. Indiv/couples/family.

Vicki Asher Wills, PsyD, LCSW

Vicki Asher Wills, PsyD, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Clinical Psychology Doctor

Available for Online Therapy

My approach is collaborative. To specifically mold my work to fit each client, I integrate a variety of theories and strategies personally designed to improve communication skills, conflict resolution skills, self-esteem, relief from depression & anxiety.

Adrienne Levy, MA LMFT

Adrienne Levy, MA LMFT

Licensed Marriage Family Therapist

2558 Roosevelt Street, Suite 204, Carlsbad, California 92008 | 760-720-5320

Family is where we gain tools to navigate life-expressing needs or desires, regulating frustration and other emotions, making important decisions, or forming relationships. Sadly few of us had "perfect" families that taught us all we needed to know for success.

John Kane, AMFT, APCC

John Kane, AMFT, APCC

Associate Marriage and Family Therapist

Available for Online Therapy

Life is hard and everyone has to deal with suffering and challenges. But you do not need to go through things alone. I provide a safe and understanding environment for you to grow and face any challenge you need or want to process or overcome! Accepting new clients!


Related Sites:
City Of Carlsbad, CA
California Coalition for Counselor Licensure

Therapy Carlsbad, CA

Encinitas, Carlsbad CA, Solana Beach CA, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, Palomar

Carlsbad is located in the heart of California being perfect for families wishing to settle down in a family-friendly town. Skinsational Skin and Body Day Spa is ideal for parents wishing to get away from the chaos of home as well as couples seeking an intimate setting. There are those, however, whose debilitating insecurities prevent them from truly enjoying the organic pleasures of life. In Carlsbad you will find everything from waterfalls to artifacts for nature to assist in the relaxation. Carlsbad State Beaches is idea for any family outing. Here your children and teenagers can enjoy sunbathing, surfing, or simply playing near the water. Museum of Making Music is located nearby proving to be highly educational and ideal for family members with a love and passion for the history of this field of study. For families wishing to enjoy a newly released film, La Paloma Theatre is at your disposal. Grab your favorite snack from the concession stand as you and your children make your way to the comfortable seats. Surf Bowl is a favorite site for teenagers and adults alike.1 Here you can engage in a friendly competition while enjoying a high-paced environment. La Costa Canyon High, Magnolia Elementary, and Aviara Oaks Middle are three of several schools located within the area.

Mental Health in Carlsbad

Carlsbad is a resort city with a population of 109,318.2 It is categorized as an affluent city with a median household income of $77,677 which is substantially higher than the state estimates. Almost three quarters of the population is white while the educational attainment is sizeable since 95% of the population has a high school degree or higher.3 7.3%of the people are suffering from a disability.

The Public Health Services operates in the San Diego County to provide comprehensive health services and collect information about health concerns in this region.4 It has estimated that the rate of anxiety disorders in Carlsbad was 12.1 per 100,000 people, higher than 2010�s estimates. Similarly the rate for Attention Deficiency Disorder and Disruptive behavior is 5.2 per 100,000 while dementia has increased substantially to 27.6 per 100,000. The North County Health Services is a nonprofit organization which provides Mental and Behavioral health services to the residents of this area.5 It treats low income patients by providing health education, food supplement programs, mobile clinics, and community outreach programs. Call 760-720-7766 for more details.

Current Initiatives

Currently there are many initiatives in the San Diego County creating awareness about issues like suicide and depression. The event Responsible Reporting on Suicide and 2nd Annual Children�s Mental Health Awareness Carnival happened in 2012. Similarly, there have been many online seminars and informational sessions by Health and Human Services Agency in this region.


References

1. Wikipedia. (2017) . Carlsbad, CA. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlsbad,_California.
2. United States Census Bureau. (2016) . State & County QuickFacts Carlsbad, CA. Retrieved from http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/06/0611194.html.
3. United States Census Bureau. (2016) . Selected Social Characteristics in the United States. Retrieved from http://factfinder2.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?pid=ACS_12_1YR_DP02&prodType=table.
4. County of San Diego. (2017) . Public Health Services. Retrieved from http://www.sdcounty.ca.gov/hhsa/programs/phs/.
5. North County Health Services. (2016) . Starts Here. Retrieved from Programs and Outreach.

Carlsbad is located in San Diego County, California. It has a land area of 37.72 square miles and a water area of 1.38 square miles.  The population of Carlsbad is 113,453 people with 42,791 households and a median annual income of $90,597. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Carlsbad, CA

Very Affordable

Booking a weekly counseling session with a licensed therapist in Carlsbad is not a large financial issue for the majority of people in this area. Sustaining a commitment to mental health treatment is easily accessible for the average family, but ask your therapist if there are any concerns as many will accept insurance or even offer sliding scale fees. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Carlsbad public health department.