Counseling in Encinitas, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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


Rakefet Benderly, Ph.D.

Rakefet Benderly, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

Encinitas, California 92024 | 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.

Vanessa Hughes, MA, SEP

Vanessa Hughes, MA, SEP

Alternative and Integrated Practitioner

Available for Online Therapy

I practice alternative approaches to emotional healing and wellness because traditional psychotherapy isn’t for everyone. I integrate an individual’s body, mind, and spirit/spirituality because sometimes we are stuck in one or all of these vital areas of our experience.

Sue Cates, MA, LMFT

Sue Cates, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

4407 Manchester Ave #204, Encinitas, California 92024 | 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.

Edward L. De La Loza, EdD, LCSW

Edward L. De La Loza, EdD, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Available for Online Therapy

With the CBT and Seven Dimensions of Transformational Living (7-DTL) approach, let's identify your strengths leading to the attainment of life-transformative goals, supported by the concept that "Microchange leads to substantive change" (Microchange360.com).

Pamela Polcyn, Ph.D, MFT

Pamela Polcyn, Ph.D, MFT

Licensed Marriage And Family Therapist

701 Garden View Ct., #15, Encinitas, California 92024 | 760-7531551

Are you stressed or anxious? I provide a safe place to explore your concerns, help you to reconnect to inner strengths, restore relationships, reduce anxiety/stress. Call for a free telephone consultation to begin your breakthrough towards happiness and fulfillment.

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.


You Have Found The Best Therapists in Encinitas, CA. Let's Get Started and Change Your Life.

Welcome to our California listing of values-centered therapists in Encinitas CA. Counseling in California with Theravive aims to be real and effective, going deep to resolve issues, heal broken relationships, and give you the right tools to move forward in a healthy and free way. Contact forms are "open" 24/7 it's free and easy to reach out, so select a Encinitas therapist above and start your new journey today.

Encinitas is located in San Diego County, California. It has a land area of 18.81 square miles and a water area of 1.17 square miles.  The population of Encinitas is 62,930 people with 23,465 households and a median annual income of $95,149. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Encinitas, CA

Very Affordable

Booking a weekly counseling session with a licensed therapist in Encinitas 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 Encinitas public health department.