Counseling in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Great therapists in Rancho Palos Verdes, California are ready to help you. Contacting a counselor is fast and easy, go ahead and say hello.

Lilia Sheynman, PhD


Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

The decision to seek therapy services is often a difficult one. Whether you are struggling with transitional life issues, substance use problems, anxiety, or depressed mood, I would like to help. Together, we can work to improve your quality of life and to maximize your

Jim Tauber and Laura Newman, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapists

Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

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.

Nancy Bubica, LMFT

Nancy Bubica

Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

I specialize in Christian Counseling (family, children, adults). I use my knowledge of Scripture to help clients grow and heal in their relationship with Christ and in their discernment of the Lord's guidance; to rely on His strength, not their own, in pain and crisis.

Beth Siegel, PsyD.,LCSW

Doctor of Psychology in Psychoanalysis

Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

Our early beginnings with those who raise us sets an important developmental path on our journey to adulthood. A missed step, a trauma, or an important figure who misunderstands us is the start of our self-esteem...

Kristen Caron, MA, MFT

Licensed Psychotherapist, Eating Disorder Specialist

Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

For over 20 years, I have practiced as a licensed psychotherapist and nutritionist specializing in eating disorders and body image. My objective is to provide a compassionate atmosphere for individuals to explore and express themselves safely and confidentially.

Kate Boswell, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

Is anxiety, panic or constant worry taking over your life? Is it affecting your work, your relationships, or keeping you from things you need to do or want to do? I offer effective, drug free strategies to help people free themselves from the tyranny of anxiety.

Lucy Cotter, LMFT


Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

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.

Andrea Briget Gordon, M.A., LMFT

Marriage & Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

Tired of The Same Old Arguments Over & Over ? Feel Sometimes, No Matter What You Do, It's Never Enough ? Feel Sometimes, No Matter What You Say, It's Wrong ? Want The Fun & Intimacy Back ? Let Me Help . . . Individual, Couples and Family Counseling Available

Tara Hernandez, MA., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

Therapy is a great way to practice Self-Care, doing something beneficial for you and your overall health. In therapy you have the opportunity to address challenges and struggles while learning effective coping skills in a non-judging environment that promotes growth.

Ellen Roese, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

"The only thing that remains constant in this world is change". I am a compassionate therapist with extensive experience assisting children, teens and adults through grief and loss, or through a major life transition. I understand that change can be overwhelming.

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

Psychotherapist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

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!

Cristy Pareti, PsyD, MFT

Marriage & Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

I am passionate about helping clients raise their level of self-awareness and transform themselves and their relationships into the level they have always wanted and dedicated to helping you discover new ways of challenging old patterns of thoughts and behaviors.

Carl Wells, Carl S. Wells Ph.D

California Licensed Clinical Psychologist, MFT

Within driving distance of Rancho Palos Verdes

Get a quick response to calls or email if you have emotional pain or are making a confusing transition. Are you facing a difficult decision? You can get an experienced and compassionate listener. Learn to become your own therapist with research proven tools.

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California is the apex when it comes to being a great place to raise a family. This beautiful community, with exquisite views of the Pacific Ocean throughout, not only affords families all of the fun in the sun they can handle, but also has some of the best schools in California. The Palos Verdes Peninusula United School District consistently ranks amongst the highest in the entire nation. Your children's education will be in good hands all the way through graduation, and if they choose to stay in the area, they can even attend Marymount California University, right in Rancho Palos Verdes.1 When you live in Rancho Palos Verdes, your family will enjoy all of the perks of living in the Greater Los Angeles area, while living in a low crime, family friendly atmosphere. And when the family isn't working or at school, this is one area that will not disappoint. In addition to all of the great beaches in the area, there are tons of family friendly attractions to keep a smile on everyone's face.

Mental Health in Rancho Palos Verdes

Residents of Los Angeles County, including those in the city of Rancho Palos Verdes, belong to a number of cultural and ethnic groups. This diversity lends itself to a community that is vibrant and unique. However, minority populations are vastly underserved when it comes to mental health care. Additionally, with over 200 languages spoken in households in the county, there is a great need for counseling services that are culturally competent and offered in multiple languages.2

Mental Health America (MHA) Los Angeles is non-profit organization that seeks to improve the status and functioning of those impacted by mental illness in the greater Los Angeles area. MHA provides many mental health services to young adults and adults alike. MHA offers programs that adhere to a recovery model to mental illness that instills hope, empowerment and self-responsibility in each individual. MHA also has a community focus, with a significant amount of time spent out in the community providing services to the mentally ill. For more information about MHA's programs and services, call 888-242-2522, extension 225.3

Current Education

People who have an interest in becoming a counselor have a plethora of graduate programs available in the Rancho Palos Verdes area from which to choose. Mount St. Mary's College offers a graduate degree in counseling psychology that includes both classroom coursework and field experiences. Students in the program are prepared for practice in California as a licensed marriage and family therapist. Other specializations are also available, including a Spanish-speaking certificate for those who intend to serve in Spanish-speaking communities. Additional information about the program is available by calling 213-477-2654.4


1. Marymount California University. (2017). Home - Marymount California University. Retrieved from
2. Los Angeles County. (2008). Key Indicators of Mental Health. Retrieved from
3. Mental Health America Los Angeles. (2008). MHA Village. Retrieved from
4. Mount Saint Mary's College of Los Angeles. (2017). Master of Science in Counseling Psychology. Retrieved from

Rancho Palos Verdes is located in Los Angeles County, California. It has a land area of 13.46 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Rancho Palos Verdes is 42,732 people with 15,820 households and a median annual income of $118,780. .

Therapy Affordability Meter for Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

Widely Affordable

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