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.


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.

Amelia Katkov, MA, MFTI

Amelia Katkov, MA, MFTI

MFTI

In 94123 - Nearby to Lafayette.

Working with me you can expect to feel unconditionally seen for who you are, and safely encouraged to explore the most challenging parts of your life. I believe that we become who we truly are in a safe, welcoming, and loving environment.

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.

Mina Skoutelakis, M.S., L.M.F.T.

Mina Skoutelakis, M.S., L.M.F.T.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 94566 - Nearby to Lafayette.

I help women and men struggling with issues related to anxiety, depression, and relationship problems that get in the way of living a happy, fulfilling life. I offer EMDR and Emotional Freedom Technique treatments.

Myra Bernecker, Ph.D.

Myra Bernecker, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 94115 - Nearby to Lafayette.

My name is Myra Bernecker and for the last 16 years, I have helped many children and adults feel more connected in their relationships and happier in their lives. I want to help you too. Call me today 415-354-4241.

Katherine Jewett, MA LMFT

Katherine Jewett, MA LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #100342

In 94523 - Nearby to Lafayette.

I am passionate about helping women and teens to stop the emotional overwhelm and stop feeling stuck. Together we tailor therapy to your specific needs and goals helping you to find and live a fully joyful and more connected life.

Kristina Schasker, M.A., MFT

Kristina Schasker, M.A., MFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 94583 - Nearby to Lafayette.

As a cognitive-behavioral, solution-focused therapist, I can help you uncover your true potential and lead a life that is worth celebrating. I provide services tailored to each of my clients needs and help them grow and develop the satisfying relationships they deserve.

Todd Harvey, MFT

Todd Harvey, MFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 94705 - Nearby to Lafayette.

I create safety for COUPLES to change the painful dance they are caught in to find deep intimacy. With TRAUMA we process triggers with EMDR and stabilize the over-activated nervous systems. I help INDIVIDUALS rewire emotional blue-prints that set them up for suffering!

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.

Natalie M. Mills, LMFT

Natalie M. Mills, LMFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

In 94102 - Nearby to Lafayette.

I recognize how daunting it is to look for a therapist. My approach to the work is collaborative, warm and inquisitive mixed with good humor. I help clients find their way back to well-being with a renewed sense of resilience.

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.

Philip Kolba, MA

Philip Kolba, MA

Psychotherapist

In 94110 - Nearby to Lafayette.

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.

Sara Denman, Psy.D.

Sara Denman, Psy.D.

Dr. Sara Denman

In 94526 - Nearby to Lafayette.

I provide compassionate therapy for change, helping people move from merely surviving to thriving. Beginning therapy can be intimidating for some people so I work hard to help clients feel safe and comfortable while we work together to overcome challenges.



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.