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

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


Patricia McMahon, MA, LMFT

Patricia McMahon, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90017 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

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.

Todd Deutsch, LMFT

Todd Deutsch, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 90025 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

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.

Lori Shnorhokian, LMFT

Lori Shnorhokian, LMFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90405 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

I provide a safe environment and compassionate, non-judgmental counseling to help you explore the personal and relationship challenges you are facing and begin working toward lasting solutions.

Schwarz and Associates, Rebecca L Schwarz

Schwarz and Associates, Rebecca L Schwarz

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90703 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

With each person I treat, I stress the use of Christian principles to solve psychological problems. As I generally practice therapy with Christian clients, I utilize scripture and prayer along with other more standardized psychological interventions...

Beth Siegel, PsyD.,LCSW

Beth Siegel, PsyD.,LCSW

Doctor of Psychology in Psychoanalysis

In 90802 - Nearby to 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...

Cynthia Henrie, LMFT, BCET

Cynthia Henrie, LMFT, BCET

LA Therapy Network - Feminist Therapy, Trauma Experts

In 90815 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Because Sometimes... You Need More Than a Friend... When expertise and experience count you can count on us to make the difference. Call us for a FREE initial consultation with one of our highly trained, experienced therapists! Sanity for the Insanity of Life!

Margie Mirell, MA, LMFT#25701

Margie Mirell, MA, LMFT#25701

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90401 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

The safety of our conversations will help you discover the connections between your emotional pain and the actions needed to heal yourself for a more productive, resilient, and peaceful life.

Negar Khaefi, MFT, LPCC

Negar Khaefi, MFT, LPCC

Psychotherapist, Anxiety Specialist, EMDR Practitioner

In 90048 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Are you living with a traumatic past, Relationship/Career Anxiety, Panic Disorder, Social Anxiety or OCD? I am an experienced Anxiety and PTSD therapist. My specialties are phobias/fears, traumatic memories, a sense of isolation, and Depression.

Kevin Bergen, MA, MFT

Kevin Bergen, MA, MFT

Marriage & Family Therapist

In 90505 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

You need an understanding coach/therapist/counselor in a comfortable, safe space--that's our focus at CCRG. You'll find quality counseling with skilled clinicians, healthy recovery from any addiction, and positive growth in your life.

Estelle Raskin, M.A., LMFT

Estelle Raskin, M.A., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #111146

In 90004 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

I work from the perspective that therapeutic conversations have the potential to shed light on previously unnoticed aspects of a person's life. I believe that these aspects can enhance and enrich our understanding of ourselves as we move through the world.

Kristen Caron, MA, MFT

Kristen Caron, MA, MFT

Licensed Psychotherapist, Eating Disorder Specialist

In 90212 - Nearby to 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.

Mimi Shagaga, PsyD

Mimi Shagaga, PsyD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 90212 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

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.

Christine Brown, LMFT

Christine Brown, LMFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90742 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Relationships aren't simple! Is this your experience too? All of us at one time or another need help negotiating the rough patches in life with the people we care about. It's my honor to help you learn about yourself and walk with you in this process of growth.

Carl Wells, Carl S. Wells Ph.D

Carl Wells, Carl S. Wells Ph.D

California Licensed Clinical Psychologist, MFT

In 90745 - Nearby to 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.

Beverly Scott, Beverly J Scott MS, LMFT

Beverly Scott, Beverly J Scott MS, LMFT

Beverly Scott LMFT

In 90277 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

I have practiced my passion for over 20 years and use my personal experience, I love working with couples, singles, children and have trained with the masters to be able to work miracles with my counseling and experience. Healing and forgiving emotional trauma works!

Priscilla Traub, MS., LMFT

Priscilla Traub, MS., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90815 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Reaching out for help during a difficult time takes courage, but it is the first step in moving toward a healthier you. Together, we can get you started on a new path to grow. Please feel to visit my website www.priscillatraub.com

Marcy Muray, LMFT

Marcy Muray, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 90232 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Whether your goal is to be supported through difficult times or to be challenged towards growth, I will hold deep respect for your uniqueness and your strengths. My style is warm and practical. Please don’t hesitate to reach out for help. We are all works in progress.

Bruce Levine, Ph.D., ABPP

Bruce Levine, Ph.D., ABPP

Board Certified Clinical Psychologist

In 90048 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

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.

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.

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

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

Psychotherapist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 90048 - Nearby to 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!

Alaleh Selkirk, Ph.D.

Alaleh Selkirk, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 90210 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Whether you feel weighed down by sadness, consumed by worry, haunted by the past, or unseen in your relationships, I am here to offer you validation and understanding. You are more resilient than you sometimes feel, and you deserve to feel in charge of your own life.

Chevvy Cheung, LCSW, PsyD.

Chevvy Cheung, LCSW, PsyD.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 90293 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Life is too short to just go-through-the-motions. You can't shake the constant state of bad feelings. You have tried on your own to block the voice in your head that says, "you are not good enough" & "things will not get better". It's time to be happy. I'm with you.

Philip Kolba, MA LMHC NCC

Philip Kolba, MA LMHC NCC

Psychotherapist

In 90026 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

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.

Lilia Sheynman, PhD

Lilia Sheynman, PhD

Psychologist

In 90755 - Nearby to 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

Mark Tinley, LMFT

Mark Tinley, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90017 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

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.



Related Sites:
City Of Rancho Palos Verdes
California Board of Behavioral Sciences

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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


References

1. Marymount California University. (2017). Home - Marymount California University. Retrieved from http://www.marymountcalifornia.edu/.
2. Los Angeles County. (2008). Key Indicators of Mental Health. Retrieved from http://file.lacounty.gov/dmh/cms1_159059.pdf.
3. Mental Health America Los Angeles. (2008). MHA Village. Retrieved from http://www.mhala.org/mha-village.htm.
4. Mount Saint Mary's College of Los Angeles. (2017). Master of Science in Counseling Psychology. Retrieved from http://www.msmc.la.edu/graduate-programs/counseling-psychology.asp.

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