Counseling in Los Angeles, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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


Mimi Shagaga, PsyD

Mimi Shagaga, PsyD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

321 S Beverly Dr, Suite T, Beverly Hills, California 90212 | 424-274-2963

I am a licensed clinical psychologist in the state of California. I take a collaborative approach to therapy and work with clients to establish goals. Together we identify problem areas and work to find a balanced solution.

Patricia McMahon, MA, LMFT

Patricia McMahon, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

660 S. Figueroa St., Suite 1030, Los Angeles, California 90017 | 310-905-8273

I can offer you a warm, nonjudgmental presence. I can help you work through challenges you face at this time. I am compassionate and my approach is strength-based.

Carl H. Shubs, Ph.D.

Carl H. Shubs, Ph.D.

Psychologist

321 S. Beverly Drive, Suite "L", Beverly Hills, California 90212 | (310) 772-0520

CREATE THE LIFE YOU WANT. Your life’s not working the way you'd like? Find out why and change it. - Struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, gay/lesbian/bisexual issues, addictions (substances or behaviors)? These are some of the special areas where I can help.

Todd Hurtubise, LMFT, M.A.

Todd Hurtubise, LMFT, M.A.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

444 N. Larchmont Blvd - suite 206, Los Angeles, California 90004 | 323-364-3231

Everyone is distinctly different and consequently each therapeutic relationship is unique. We all have strengths that we may lose sight of on our journey. You are now at a crossroads and the choice to seek therapy is evidence of a strong desire to heal and grow.

Todd Deutsch, LMFT

Todd Deutsch, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

10350 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 300, Los Angeles, California 90025 | 800-969-6791

It takes courage to ask for help. My role with my clients is to bridge the gap on where they are today and where they want to be in the future. There is no specific path to achieve this goal yet with support, fulfillment can be achieved.

Lauren Muhlheim, Psy.D., FAED, CEDS

Lauren Muhlheim, Psy.D., FAED, CEDS

Clinical Psychologist

4929 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 245, Los Angeles, California 90010 | 323-743-1122

I am a clinical psychologist who provides psychotherapy to adolescents and adults with eating disorders, anxiety, and depression. I specialize in providing evidence-based treatment and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT). I also provide family-based treatment (FBT).

Karen M. Lewis, MA, LMFT

Karen M. Lewis, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

1741 Silver Lake Blvd. Suite 2B, Los Angeles, California 90026 | 818-667-1839

In my practice, I help people grow, heal emotional wounds, improve their relationships, and overcome anxiety, depression, sadness, and anger. I am passionate about supporting you in becoming the person you want to be in this world.

Scott Harris, Ph.D.

Scott Harris, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

11980 San Vicente Blvd. Suite 710, Brentwood-Los Angeles, California 90049 | 310.422.7468

I work with children, adolescents and families and am available in a time of crisis. A crisis for your child or adolescent can occur at any time. It is always best to try to calmly understand, respond and provide care and support.

Alcoholism Center For Women

1147 South Alvarado Street, Los Angeles, California

The Alcoholism Center for Women (ACW) has been a substance abuse treatment facility for women for nearly 4 decades transforming lives with gender responsive trauma informed residential and outpatient treatment programs for women and youth. Located in the heart of Los Angeles in 2 turn of the century buildings, ACW's homey yet structured programs help women and youth obtain and main sobriety while making new choices for positive futures.

Philip Kolba, MA

Philip Kolba, MA

Psychotherapist

Available for Online Therapy

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.

Lindsey Rosenthal, M.A., L.M.F.T.

Lindsey Rosenthal, M.A., L.M.F.T.

Psychotherapist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Mid Wilshire, near LACMA, Los Angeles, California 90048 | (310) 461-8298

Hi! I am a solution focused & goal oriented therapist. I am passionate about helping individuals & couples live their most fulfilled & meaningful lives. We will work together collaboratively to accomplish your goals & create a life that you are actually excited to live!

Bonnie Levy, MA, AMFT

Bonnie Levy, MA, AMFT

Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist

660 S. Figueroa St, Suite 1030, Los Angeles, California 90017 | 213-973-9878

When there is nowhere else to turn, I offer people a place for individuals and couples to be fully seen and heard, with all the pain and suffering that comes with the struggles of life. I listen closely, empathically and without an agenda.

Jeffrey Chernin, Ph.D., MFT

Jeffrey Chernin, Ph.D., MFT

Licensed Psychotherapist

6310 San Vicente Blvd.Ste 410, Los Angeles, California 90048 | 323-692-7781

Whether you're depressed, anxious, abusing substances, or having problems with your relationship, I provide a particular kind of therapy that's designed to give you more peace of mind, feel better, and achieve your goals as quickly as possible. 25 years of experience.



Related Sites:
City of Los Angeles
California Coalition for Counselor Licensure

 

Downtown Los Angeles, Counseling LA, Highland Park, Eagle Rock, Eastside, South LA, Hollywood, Wilshire

Los Angeles, CA is a bustling city to visit or to relocate to, and one of the busiest in the western United States. Having nearly 4 million people also makes it one of the largest in the U.S. offers a number of exciting attractions for tourists year round. Home to world famous Hollywood, this is the city of entertainment and has a history all its own, rich in culture, music, stardom, theater, and cinema. If you are lucky, you may spot a few celebrities moseying about their busy and stressful lifestyles. The greater LA area offers visitors and resident the opportunity to be as active or as sedentary as they like. If you are looking for a relaxing visit or activity, consider visiting the historic Queen Mary, strolling or roller blading down the sidewalks of Venice Beach or walking along the Santa Monica Pier. If you are looking for attractions to take your family, consider visiting Universal Studios, Disneyland or Knotts Berry Farm theme parks. The port of LA1 is the busiest in the United States, with ships continually docking and launching out to sea.

Mental Health in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health (LAC-DMH)2 provides a frequently updated list of mental health services on its website. These services include, but are not limited to, a DMH service locator and a county crisis line, which can be reached directly by calling 1-800-854-7771. This crisis line is free and available to the general public 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

For those struggling with mental health issues related to gender roles and sexual orientation, there are several organizations available to help. The Trevor Project is one such organization. Founded in 1998, The Trevor Project is a leading provider of crisis intervention and suicide prevention services for those in the LGBT community.3 The organization offers free and safe opportunities to speak with trained counselors via phone, text, and Internet. For further information, please call the Trevor Lifeline at 866-488-7386.

If you or someone you know is suffering from poor mental health that has caused homelessness, Homeless Healthcare of Los Angeles4 is one of several organization within the Los Angeles County that can provide assistance. Services include an integrated treatment program, a harm reduction center, and community assessments. To learn more about these lifesaving programs, please call 213-381-8408.

Current Initiatives

There are many programs within Los Angeles that work with populations affected by hardship. The Foster Youth Mental Health Initiative seeks to provide better services to those in the foster care system by coordinating efforts of the child welfare system, mental health providers, schools, and other stakeholders. The first step of the initiative is to bring local resources together to develop concrete steps in improving foster youth mental healthcare.5


References

1. Port of Los Angeles. (2016). Home. Retrieved from http://www.portoflosangeles.org/
2. Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health. (2016). Portal - Our Services. Retrieved from http://dmh.lacounty.gov/wps/portal/dmh/our_services
3. The Trevor Project. (2016). Pages - Get Help Now. Retrieved from http://www.thetrevorproject.org/pages/get-help-now
4. Homeless Healthcare of Los Angeles. (2016). Services - Client Services. Retrieved from http://www.siteground181.com/~hhcla565/services/client-services
5. Children's Law Center of California. (2016). Foster Youth Mental Health Initiative. Retrieved from http://www.clcla.org/init_health.htm

Los Angeles is located in Los Angeles County, California. It has a land area of 468.73 square miles and a water area of 34.02 square miles.  The population of Los Angeles is 3.97 million people with 1.34 million households and a median annual income of $50,205. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Los Angeles, CA

Affordable with Planning

Therapy in Los Angeles is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your Los Angeles therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Los Angeles public health department.