Counseling in Irvine, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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


OC Anxiety Center, Ph.D.

OC Anxiety Center, Ph.D.

Licensed Therapist

26691 Plaza, Suite 221, Mission Viejo, California 92691 | 949-600-6095

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.

Carla DeFraine, Ph.D.

Carla DeFraine, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

15615 Alton Pkwy., Suite 450, Irvine, California 92618 | 949-357-4206

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

Hui Reccow, MA, LMFT

Hui Reccow, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage Family Therapist

1151 Dove Street #113, Newport Beach, California 92660 | 949-431-6797

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.

Brenda Gesell, Ph.D.

Brenda Gesell, Ph.D.

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

1000 Quail Street, Suite 275, Newport Beach, California 92660 | 714-421-1975

It takes courage to ask for help. Thank you for reaching out. I have a down-to-earth style and I love helping people accept themselves, claim their value and discover their inner strength.

Sue Shepard, MFT

Sue Shepard, MFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

2900 Bristol St., Suite G-201, Costa Mesa, California 92626 | 714-751-0888

Whether you are seeking support as an individual or as a couple, I can help empower you with the tools necessary to improve your emotional well-being. To learn more about my services or my fees, please visit my website at www.TherapyBySue.com

Deborah Farnsworth, Psy.D.

Deborah Farnsworth, Psy.D.

Psychotherapist/Psychoanalyst

1151 Dove Street, Suite 278, Newport Beach, California 92660 | 949-863-0330

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.


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. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Irvine public health department.