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.


Lara Harris, M.A., M.F.T.

Lara Harris, M.A., M.F.T.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

444 North Larchmont Boulevard, suite 109, Los Angeles, California 90004 | 213-500-5272

What is keeping you from living the life you want? I concentrate on helping people understand their actions, context, and the people around them in order to enable them to live the kinds of lives they want to lead.

Lucy Cotter, LMFT

Lucy Cotter, LMFT

Psychotherapist

205 1/2 N. Larchmont Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90004 | 323 549-5377

You can discover a safe, caring environment for couples, individuals and families at Narrative Counseling Center. Contact Lucy Cotter today for a free phone consultation.

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.

Jim Tauber and Laura Newman, MA, LMFT

Jim Tauber and Laura Newman, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists

California 90066 | 3106506660

Jim Tauber and Laura Newman practice as co-therapists. With two of us in the room, we provide a unique and balanced approach to issues facing a couple.

Mark Tinley, LMFT

Mark Tinley, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

660 S Figueroa St #1030, Los Angeles, California 90017 | 213-228-3511

Downtown LA Office - You can change for the BETTER if you learn new ways of seeing a situation and understand the different possibilities - You can then make different choices and get better results - You don't have to depend on other people for things to improve.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

Los Angeles, California 90077 | 1-877-606-6161

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.

Bruce Levine, Ph.D., ABPP

Bruce Levine, Ph.D., ABPP

Board Certified Clinical Psychologist

Cedars-Sinai Medical Tower, 8631 West 3rd Street (suite 1100-E), Los Angeles, California 90048 | 323-250-2256

Dr. Levine is one of the only BOARD-CERTIFIED Clinical Psychologists in the Los Angeles/Beverly Hills area. Offices at Cedars-Sinai & Beverly Hills. Currently, a Clinical Psychologist at The UCLA School of Medicine & previously Chief Psychologist at a hospital in NY.

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.

Christi Lindsay, PsyD

Christi Lindsay, PsyD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Available for Online Therapy

I love working with people and helping them grow, overcome obstacles, and discover themselves. I am here to help you with whatever you are struggling with - to help you feel better and be more settled and in control of your life and your future.

Adam Sheck, PsyD

Adam Sheck, PsyD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

6535 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 103, Los Angeles, California 90048 | 310-968-1526

As a Clinical Psychologist with over 25 years of experience, the focus of my work is PASSION. My work with individuals and couples is to create a deeper relationship first within ourselves and then within the relationship to have a more fulfilled and passionate life.

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.

Reverend Sherri Board, LCPC

Reverend Sherri Board, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor

Available for Online Therapy

My name is Reverend Sherri L. Board, M.A. I am a Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor and also a Certified Temperament Counselor. I enjoy helping my clients learn about their true temperament needs and also focus on helping adult survivors of childhood abuse with issues

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.