Counseling in Encino, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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


Laura Pescione, Ph.D.

Laura Pescione, Ph.D.

Psychologist

16550 Ventura Boulevard, Encino, California 91436 | (310)383-1227

Are you tired of feeling stuck? I provide an empathic, stimulating and collaborative approach that will help you turn obstacles into opportunities for understanding and growth. We can work together to help you to stop surviving your life and thrive in it instead.

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

Sheryl Colby, LMFT

Sheryl Colby, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

16944 Ventura Blvd., Encino, California 91316 | 310-433-0870

Life is not easy. We are presented with difficult situations constantly. It's important to have good skills to work with these situations. I can help you deal with life's challenges in a caring and supportive environment - and even do this with some humor along the way.

Cynthia Cunningham, MFT 34,049

Cynthia Cunningham, MFT 34,049

Licensed Marriage Family Therapist

Available for Online Therapy

I believe YOU can change for the better because I have been in the client chair myself. I know that it takes courage to change. I am a change agent and I want to help YOU to change for the better. Don’t wait any longer. Call Today for your FREE 20 MINUTE SESSION.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

At Home or Private Discreet Intensives

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.

James Gilbert, MFTI, LPCCI

James Gilbert, MFTI, LPCCI

Marriage and Family Therapist Intern

16200 Ventura Blvd. #403, Encino, California 91436 | 626-790-8046

Is your family having difficulty with your child's transition through adolescence? Is your child having issues in school or with peers? Has your child received a diagnosis that he or she is struggling with? I can help improve communication within your family and address

Lori Freson, M.A., MFT

Lori Freson, M.A., MFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

15300 Ventura Blvd., Suite 410, Sherman Oaks, California 91403 | (818) 514-LMFT(5638)

Are you neglecting yourself emotionally?You may be so busy taking care of your family that you’ve forgotten to take care of yourself.Find out how to reconnect with yourself AND improve your family life at the same time.


Did you know that goal-setting, positive thinking and rewarding your own accomplishments are all ways to positively manage your emotional life?  With counseling Encino CA, therapy can help you learn many other ways that you can build your self-confidence and successfully navigate your way through stressful or difficult times in your life.  Your counselor Encino CA, psychologist, or mental health practitioner know that unplanned changes, such as a death in the family, can put additional stress on even the healthiest of individuals.  When you have a margin, or extra space, in your life you will be better prepared to manage this additional stress. Through a counseling Encino CA, psychotherapist, you will discover relief and empowerment against pressures that feel unbearable. You will find all the emotional support and encouragement you need to traverse the tough times of your life.  Give us a call today and begin your journey with the best therapists available. 


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American Psychological Association
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Encino is a hilly district within the Los Angeles area and located in the central part of the southern San Fernando Valley, but north of the Santa Monica Mountains.  The name is from the Rancho Los Encinos, which was a piece a land that was given to the Mission Indians by the Spanish government in the early 1800s.  It wasn’t until 1845 that Rancho Encino was officially established.  The city is surrounded by two other cities and a dam to the north and a reservoir to the south.  There are around 41,000 people that reside in Encino. Some of the notable residents in Encino include David Hasselhoff, Michael Jackson, Ashlee Simpson, Tom Petty, John Wooden, and Michael Milken, to name a few.  Former notable residents include Clark Gable and John Wayne.  While the schools are part of the Los Angeles Unified School District, there are several private schools, and only a couple post-secondary education institutions such as a satellite campus of Pepperdine University and Phillips Graduate Institute.

Encino has been mentioned in several movies and songs, to include the movie that was made in Encino in 1992, entitled “Encino Man”, and the mythical town of Bedford Falls from “It’s a Wonderful Life”. Other points of interest that some may recognize include “the Point” from Fast Times at Ridgemont High, which is a baseball field in Encino, and also mentioned in The Karate Kid.  Frank Zappa mentioned the city in his song “Valley Girl”.  Additional movies used or referenced in Encino include Hancock and SpongeBob SquarePants. There are times in life when facing reality is a devastating experience. However, if every day imposes this haunting feeling of absolute distress, regardless of reason, Christian counseling Encino CA, psychotherapy is within arm’s reach. An accredited therapist Encino CA is able to delve into the psyche and expose the skeletal foundation of depression in order to overcome it. There are some notable attractions in Encino such as the Encino Velodrome which is an outdoor oval bicycle race track that has been in operation since 1963.  The Los Encinos Historic Park has a museum, picnic areas, and historic buildings.  The Sepulveda Basin Recreation Area is located in Encino featuring golf courses, tennis courts, soccer fields, baseball fields, a lake and bike paths.

Encino is located in Los Angeles County, California.  The population of Encino is 44,581 people.