Counseling in Lafayette, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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


Ellis Edmunds, Psy.D.

Ellis Edmunds, Psy.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 94618 - Nearby to Lafayette.

Warm Greetings! I believe in the power of mindfulness and self-compassion. Mindfulness means to live with peace, purpose, and presence. Self-compassion means we love ourselves, even in the most difficult circumstances. View my profile to learn more and let's connect!

Dan Quinn, Psy.D.

Dan Quinn, Psy.D.

Clinical Psychologist

In 94602 - Nearby to Lafayette.

If you feel hopeless or unsupported, or you feel depressed or anxious...or if your husband or wife or partner isn't willing to talk about problems; I offer professional, supportive, empathic, and good-humored help, developed through many years of experience.

Windows of Opportunity Counseling Services, LMFT

Windows of Opportunity Counseling Services, LMFT

Windows of Opportunity Counseling Services

In 94560 - Nearby to Lafayette.

Life is fuller and happier when one's relationships are deep and fulfilling. Helping people to connect and reconnect to others in satisfying ways is our mission. You will find safety with us to explore your issues, self, and relationships, finding solutions that fit.

Alex Hoeplinger Patten, M.A., LMFT

Alex Hoeplinger Patten, M.A., LMFT

LMFT 98700

In 94704 - Nearby to Lafayette.

People come to me for a number of reasons that all point to one encompassing desire: change. Regardless of what specifically brings you to therapy, I will support and guide you in changing the things that you want and need to live a more authentic and meaningful life.

Debbie Bauer, LMFT

Debbie Bauer, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 94523 - Nearby to Lafayette.

I believe everyone has the potential to meet and overcome life's obstacles. You will feel heard and understood in a trusting space as we explore collaboratively issues and emotions that may be interfering with a more satisfying and productive life.

Mey Saephan, MS, LMFT

Mey Saephan, MS, LMFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

In 94501 - Nearby to Lafayette.

Life is too short. Learn how to drop those old patterns that keep you stuck, and learn new ones that make you and the ones you love feel that life is worth living! Ask me for a FREE Consultation so that you can decide if I'm the right therapist for you.

Zak Forrest, LMFT

Zak Forrest, LMFT

Licensed Psychotherapist

In 94102 - Nearby to Lafayette.

I'm a licensed therapist helping professionals in San Francisco solve immediate problems while addressing core issues so that patterns don't repeat. Call or email today for a free 15 minute consult.

Jeff Cohen, MA, MFT

Jeff Cohen, MA, MFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 94563 - Nearby to Lafayette.

My intent is to help you address your problems effectively, and achieve what you want in your life. I work with couples and individuals, and have a strong track record of helping people overcome relationship and personal struggles. My work is mindfulness based.

Rachel Haynes, LMFT

Rachel Haynes, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 94566 - Nearby to Lafayette.

My passion lies with helping distressed clients recognizing how relational habits form and increasing awareness of ways to improve or change habits. Dysfunctional patterns can get in the way of having a full life, I assist my clients to develop greater awareness of Self

Rawna Romero, LMFT

Rawna Romero, LMFT

Licensed Marriage Family Therapist

In 94501 - Nearby to Lafayette.

I understand how challenging life can sometimes be. I also understand how vulnerable it can feel to ask for help. As my client, you will find me both a committed, skilled professional, as well as someone warm, sensitive, ethical, understanding and interactive.

Elena Gardella, MFT

Elena Gardella, MFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 94611 - Nearby to Lafayette.

Whether you are looking to therapy for extra support or to be challenged, I hold deep respect for your experience, your boundaries, and your longing for change. In my work with you, curiosity and compassion are central in creating lasting change.

Maren Gleason, LCSW

Maren Gleason, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 94583 - Nearby to Lafayette.

I help couples and families feel closer and more connected. Everyone can struggle with feeling they are not heard or understood from time to time. You can have the close relationship you've always longed for.

Stephen Sperber, Ph.D, LMFT

Stephen Sperber, Ph.D, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 94596 - Nearby to Lafayette.

For the past 30 years I’ve had the privilege of working collaboratively with adults, adolescents and families. We'll work together in a safe, supportive environment where I help you develop the skills and confidence to effectively handle situations that challenge you.



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