Counseling in Lafayette, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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Meri Levy, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #88213

3468 Mt. Diablo Blvd., Suite B201, Lafayette, California

I specialize in working with people who are too hard on themselves, helping them to improve self-care and feel more comfortable in their own skin. I believe that providing a nurturing, authentic relationship in therapy allows clients to grow and change.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

Online Therapist / Coach

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.

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.

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.


Related Sites:
Town of Lafayette
California Coalition for Counselor Licensure

Therapy Lafayette, CA

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Lafayette is located within the great state of California and offers a wide variety of family-fun attractions, events and activities sure to be entertaining. Here your children, teenagers, and adult family members will find something to meet their needs. Lafayette Hillside Memorial is a breathtaking site in which thousands of crosses are aligned in honor of those killed in Iraq. The Thomas Kinkade Galleries in the city’s art museum is absolutely magnificent featuring one of the most well-known contemporary painters around. The Town Hall Theater has a variety of performances typically completed by highly talented amateurs. This attractions location is cozy and ideal for families with children and teenagers of all ages.1 Century Walnut Creed Downtown 14 is a relatively large site where you and your family can sit back and enjoy the newly released films while enjoying a bag of popcorn from the concession stand. Happy Valley Elementary and Springstone Community High are two fo several schools located nearby.

Mental Health in Lafayette

In Lafayette, the well-being of children and adolescents is a top priority with 24.9% of the population under the age of 18.2 The city encourages involvement with these young citizens by offering great schools and plenty of activities. Nevertheless, some children in Lafayette do not have ideal home environments. Whether victims of abuse or neglect, children are removed from homes every day and, often, this trauma results in serious behavioral and psychological problems.

Several agencies in Contra Costa county provide services to these troubled youth. Cherry Lane House, part of the Youth Homes, Inc. organization, has been serving children in crisis since 1965.3 Here, children can get the help they need in a stable environment. Among the services offered are emergency shelter, foster home placement, group homes, and community-based counseling. Aftercare services and mentoring are also available for teens who are out of the system. Call the main office at 925-933-2627 for more information about the Cherry Lane House in Lafayette.4

Current Education

Since Proposition 63 (the Mental Health Services Act) passed in 2004, Contra Costa Health Services has been working toward educating the public on ways to improve mental health for people of all ages. In addition to providing valuable resources, such as links to mental health providers and information regarding their annual plan updates, Contra Costa Health Services offers several brochures, handouts, and self-assessments for improving mental health. Current titles that can be found on their website include Facing Disappointment, Tips for Reducing Stress, and Tips to Maintain a Positive Attitude.5


References

1. Wikipedia. (2017). Lafayette, California. Retrieved from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lafayette,_California
2. Bay Area Census. (2010). City of Lafayette. Retrieved from http://www.bayareacensus.ca.gov/cities/Lafayette.htm
3. Youth Homes, Inc. (2017). About Youth Homes. Retrieved from http://youthhomes.org/About%20Youth%20Homes/
4. Youth Homes, Inc. (2017). Contact Us. Retrieved from http://youthhomes.org/contact_us.php
5. Contra Costa Health Systems. (2017). Mental Health Wellness and Education. Retrieved from http://cchealth.org/mentalhealth/mhsa/wellness-education.php

Lafayette is located in Contra Costa County, California. It has a land area of 15.04 square miles and a water area of 0.16 square miles.  The population of Lafayette is 25,843 people with 9,403 households and a median annual income of $137,895. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Lafayette, CA

Widely Affordable

Licensed, professional counseling in Lafayette is considered widely accessible by the majority of people who live here and budget is often not a concern for mental health treatment