Counseling in Irvine, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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Hui Reccow, MA, MFTI

Registered Marriage Family Therapist intern

Irvine, California

Dealing with fear, grief, or pain? I can help. I draw upon extensive training in meditation, psychology, yoga, and Aikido (martial arts) to help you navigate the unseen world of feelings and emotions, in order to heal and reconnect with the Real You.

Tracy Kuhar, MA, CM, LMFT

MA, CM, CA LMFT

1151 Dove Street, Suite 245, Newport Beach, California

I am a solution-focused therapist. I work in private practice as well as local hospitals in Orange and Los Angeles Counties as a mental health clinician. I treat people living with Depression, Anxiety, OCD, Addiction, Trauma, Bipolar and other Mood disorders. EMDR.

Beth Siegel, PsyD.,LCSW

Doctor of Psychology in Psychoanalysis

3151 Airway, I-1, Costa Mesa, California

Our early beginnings with those who raise us sets an important developmental path on our journey to adulthood. A missed step, a trauma, or an important figure who misunderstands us is the start of our self-esteem...

Daryl Temkin, Ph.D

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Online Therapist / Coach

I strive to provide a nurturing and safe listening and responding environment for you to share your life concerns. My aim is to help discover options and possibilities that can bring hope and encourage successful life steps and liberating choices.

Tim Gergen, Ph.D

Clinical Psychologist

2192 Martin, Suite 125, Irvine, California, UNITED STATES

At times in our lives we may need help in recognizing what is hindering our inherent ability to live a full and meaningful life. In an atmosphere of safety and support, we will look and reflect on patterns and beliefs that will enhance you feeling more balanced within.

OC Anxiety Center, Ph.D.

Licensed Therapist

26691 Plaza, Suite 221, Mission Viejo, California

Our specialty is in anxiety and related disorders. If fear or panic or anxiety are interrupting your regular life, we want to help. Average treatment is 14 weeks. Treatment is highly specialized and highly personalized.

Brenda Gesell, Ph.D.

Licensed M.F.T. Individual, Couples and Group Therapist

1000 Quail Street, Suite 155, Newport Beach, California

Are you highly critical of yourself? Do you take pride in the fact that you need very little from others? If you make a mistake, are you overwhelmed by feelings of failure? I would like to help you quiet your inner critical voice and learn to let go of anxiety.

Philip Kolba, MA

Psychotherapist

Online Therapist / Coach

Are you fulfilled by your relationships as you deserve to be? I specialize in online relationship counseling for LGBTQ and hetero clients. By examining your life and relationships with a counselor you can increase your capacity for happiness and success.

Patrice Hooke, M.S., LMFT

Licensed Marriage Family Therapist

1151 Dove Street, Suite 245, Newport Beach, California

ARE YOU READY TO MOVE ON TO A HAPPIER LIFE? I use practical honest feedback and focus on the strengths of my clients to help them reach their goals. I believe that with honesty, compassion and understanding, we can all find healing and have a more fulfilling life.

Deborah Farnsworth, Psy.D.

Psychotherapist/Psychoanalyst

1151 Dove Street, Suite 278, Newport Beach, California

I am fully committed to helping you find greater happiness, joy and fulfillment in you work, family and relationships. Call me and let's see if we are a good fit.

Carla DeFraine, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

15615 Alton Pkwy., Suite 450, Irvine, California

Dr. DeFraine received her degrees from Harvard and Vanderbilt. She is warm, intelligent, kind, and incredibly effective.

Maria Darcy, Ph.D., ABS

Licensed Psychologist PSY 26246, Certified Sex Therapist

4425 Jamboree Road, Suite 270, Newport Beach, CA 92660, Irvine & Newport Beach, California

Hello, I'm Maria Darcy, Licensed Psychologist & Cert. Sex Therapist. I have worked with individuals & couples in the U.S. & Europe for 15+ yrs. Clients describe me as extremely competent, open, warm & committed to our work together. I look forward to hearing from you.

Julie Wells, M.S., LMFT

Licensed Marriage, Family Therapist

7545 Irvine Center Drive, Suite 200, Irvine, California

I offer a FREE consultation, so call today and schedule an appointment to learn more about how I can help you begin the healing process. After a brief assessment, I will outline a customized plan to help with your personal or relationship issues.



Related Sites:
City of Irvine
California Coalition for Counselor Licensure

Therapy Irvine, CA

East Irvine, Woodbridge, El Camino Real, University Park

Residents of the town enjoy some of the best public schools in the United States.  The vast majority of the schools in the city are in the Irvine Unified School District.  One recent outstanding achievement of the 4 high schools in the district was being granted six year accreditation--the best possible accreditation status.  Newsweek has repeatedly named the high schools to the top high schools in the country list.  This honor means that the schools are in the top 4% in the U.S.  Elementary and middle schools in the city are also excellent.  Two alternative elementary schools offer residents the chance to attend year round school.  Another distinctive of the district is the well-regarded music program that starts in fourth grade.  Every student in grades four through six participates in either instrumental or vocal music.1

Mental Health in Irvine

As one of the most livable cities in Orange County, Irvine is home to some of the best schools and housing facilities in America. Residents of Irvine reap the benefits of impressively low crime rates and a variety of physical and mental health facilities. Because Irvine is a planned city, officials have taken great care to ensure that residents feel supported in an environment conducive to both family and individual lifestyles.

Following depression, alcohol and drug abuse is one of the leading causes of mental illness among the nearly 12% of the Irvine population living below the national poverty level.2 Nearly 20% of all adults above the age of 21 develop some degree of dependency on alcohol or drugs. The number of suicide hotlines and crisis services available by telephone has increased substantially in the last few years in order to provide residents with the option of anonymity when seeking help.

The Anaheim Memorial Hospital Safe Place offers 24-hour telephone support at 714-774-145.

For information regarding the several mental health services available, residents can call the Community Service Programs Hotline at 949-831-9110.

Current Initiatives

The National Institute of Mental Health has carried out extensive research in order to further understand the patterns of mental illness that exist in California. The University of California at Irvine launched several new initiatives in the last decade in order to educate people about the mental health services at their disposal.3 The UC Irvine�s Medical Health Center is a level one trauma center and supplies a widespread range of mental health services, including substance abuse treatment and counseling. Whether they want VIP facilities or affordable treatment, recovery advisors in the city can help people plan the perfect rehabilitation program to meet their needs.4


References

1. City of Irvine. (2017). Irvine, CA. Retrieved from http://www.cityofirvine.org/
2. United States Census Bureau. (2017). State and County Quickfacts - Irvine, California. Retrieved from http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/06/0636770.html
3. Counselling Center. (2017). University of California, Irvine. Retrieved from http://www.counseling.uci.edu/community/public.aspx
4. Recovery. (2017). Homepage. Retrieved from http://www.recovery.org/browse/irvine-ca/

Irvine is located in Orange County, California. It has a land area of 65.58 square miles and a water area of 0.34 square miles.  The population of Irvine is 256,927 people with 87,235 households and a median annual income of $92,278. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Irvine, CA

Very Affordable

Booking a weekly counseling session with a licensed therapist in Irvine 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