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.


Bruce Levine, Ph.D., ABPP

Bruce Levine, Ph.D., ABPP

Board Certified Clinical Psychologist

In 90048 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

INTERNET, IN-OFFICE & PHONE SESSIONS. Dr. Levine is one of only 10 Board-Certified Clinical Psychologists within a 5-mile radius of Beverly Hills. He served as psychologist at the UCLA Medical School and was the former Chief Psychologist at South Nassau Hospital, NY

Rick Deaton, Psy.D.

Rick Deaton, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 90048 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

I treat both couples and individuals and tailor psychotherapy to meet the goals and needs of the patient. The therapeutic relationship is especially important and my goal is to provide a collaborative psychotherapy experience in a safe, comfortable environment.

Emily Rued, MA, LMFT

Emily Rued, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, EMDR Therapist

In 90029 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Welcome! I offer a personalized approach to therapy designed to help you discover new insights into yourself and your relationships. I work to create a space where you have the freedom to express yourself without judgement, and leave having felt heard and understood.

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.

Taylor Wikel, MA, LMFT

Taylor Wikel, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Available for Online Therapy

Coming to therapy can be a vulnerable experience, which is why I aim to provide a safe, supportive, empathetic and nonjudgmental environment. Whether you are struggling with anxiety, depression or trauma, I will help you recognize your strengths in order to overcome you

Ronit Meshie Mai Lami, MSc, PhD

Ronit Meshie Mai Lami, MSc, PhD

Money Wealth and Relationship Consultant/Coach/Psychologist

In 90035 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Looking at the opportunities and pitfalls of wealth, success or fame, one quickly realizes the absolute necessity of “directing it” rather than allowing it to “direct you”. Learning about your relationship with money and wealth is at the core of my work.

Yeshiva Davis, LMFT, MA, MBA

Yeshiva Davis, LMFT, MA, MBA

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 90045 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Would you like to make some small changes that will have a BIG impact on your family or professional life? Are you, your child or spouse experiencing stress and frustration dealing with friendships or family relationships? If you do, I'd love to help.

Jeffrey Salinas, MS, MFT

Jeffrey Salinas, MS, MFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90755 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Has your life been affected by a traumatic event in your life, PTSD or anxiety. While we can't change the past, we can work together to better understand and resolve these challenges in your life. I am an EMDRIA approved EMDR practitioner.

Gary Brown, PhD, LMFT, FAPA

Gary Brown, PhD, LMFT, FAPA

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90024 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

I specialize in helping people in crisis. You may be struggling in a situation that, for whatever reasons, is not improving as you had hoped it would. I have helped hundreds and hundreds of people successfully navigate these choppy waters of life for over 25 years.

Robin Landau PhD

Robin Landau PhD

Clinical Psychologist

In 90077 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

I offer insight-oriented psychotherapy to help you understand the underlying issues that may be causing your current difficulties. As each client brings with them their own history and needs, I work with you to create a treatment plan that is tailored to you.

Anthony Fiore, Ph.D.

Anthony Fiore, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 90815 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Welcome to my practice. I am a seasoned, experienced psychologist, anger management expert and marriage therapist who is dedicated to teaching you practical and useful tools and thought skills to better deal with your personal, life, or relationship challenges.

Jennifer Stonefield, MA, LMFT

Jennifer Stonefield, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 90210 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

I’ve always had a passion for psychology and going on the therapeutic journey with my clients reminds me of this every day. I have a wide array of clinical experience and I believe that a “one size fits all” approach simply won’t cut it.

Nazanin Moali, Ph.D.

Nazanin Moali, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

In 90505 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

I offer quality individual and family therapies in my two boutique practices in Hermosa Beach and Torrance locations. Also, I have been offering confidential video counseling to those would rather receive my services at comfort of their houses.

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.

Andrea von Troschke, M.F.T., A.T.R., B.C.P.C.

Andrea von Troschke, M.F.T., A.T.R., B.C.P.C.

Marriage and Family Therapist, Art Therapist Registered

In 90272 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Are you anxious? Overreacting? Does this limit you in life? In our collaborative work, I can help you manage distressing reactions, change possible misconceptions, and explore underlying emotional roots to promote healing and lasting change from within.

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

In 90712 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

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.

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.

Lucy Cotter, LMFT

Lucy Cotter, LMFT

Psychotherapist

In 90004 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

I provide confidential online, phone or in-person therapy. 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.

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!

Ann O'Brien, LCSW

Ann O'Brien, LCSW

Licensed Therapist

In 90066 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

We can all benefit from the right support in our lives. With it, we can emerge from challenging times in a happier, healthier place. Whether you are seeking support for a specific issue or an ongoing challenge, please reach out to get started!

Dr. Pamela Sobo, Psy. D.

Dr. Pamela Sobo, Psy. D.

Clinical Psychologist

In 90049 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

My interest is to help relieve your distress and to help you achieve a better sense of well being in a safe private setting. Contact me for a phone consultation and let's talk. Let's work to discover your path for restoration and growth.

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!

Vicki Asher Wills, PsyD, LCSW

Vicki Asher Wills, PsyD, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Clinical Psychology Doctor

Available for Online Therapy

My approach is collaborative. To specifically mold my work to fit each client, I integrate a variety of theories and strategies personally designed to improve communication skills, conflict resolution skills, self-esteem, relief from depression & anxiety.

Duane Osterlind, LMFT, CSAT

Duane Osterlind, LMFT, CSAT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90803 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Are you struggling with emotions that feel overwhelming? Do you feel strong anxiety or a lack motivation? I can help you. I collaborate with people to find peace and freedom. I can give you specific steps and even homework that will help you change your life.

Sheila Forman, JD, PhD, CGP

Sheila Forman, JD, PhD, CGP

Psychologist

In 90403 - Nearby to Rancho Palos Verdes.

I am a Psychologist, Certified Group Psychotherapist, and Life Coach. Please know that because of the COVID-19 Pandemic all my sessions are virtual. Until I know that we can all be 100% safe I will not be resuming in person sessions.



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City Of Rancho Palos Verdes
California Board of Behavioral Sciences

Therapy Rancho Palos Verdes California

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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.