Counseling in Santa Cruz, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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


Chris Lang, M.A.

Chris Lang, M.A.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

100 Doyle Street, Suite E, Santa Cruz, California 95062 | 831-234-1411

Entering into therapy can be a big decision & confusing process. By providing attentiveness, compassion, & collaboration, I offer support & direction that can help you toward meaningful & effective change, self understanding and personal healing.

Edward L. De La Loza, LCSW

Edward L. De La Loza, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Available for Online Therapy

Are you ready to enjoy transformational living? With the CBT and the 7-DTL approach, let's identify your strengths leading to that attainment of life-transforming goals, supported by the concept that "Microchange leads to substantive change" (Microchange360.com).

John Kane, AMFT, APCC

John Kane, AMFT, APCC

Associate Marriage and Family Therapist

Available for Online Therapy

Life is hard and everyone has to deal with suffering and challenges. But you do not need to go through things alone. I provide a safe and understanding environment for you to grow and face any challenge you need or want to process or overcome! Accepting new clients!

The Lotus Collaborative

701 Mission Street, Santa Cruz, California

The Lotus Collaborative is a Health and Recovery Center in Santa Cruz, CA. We offer outpatient services, an intensive outpatient program, a day treatment/partial hospitalization program, free support groups, treatment scholarships, and transitional living. The Lotus Collaborative has a unique name that speaks to our unique treatment center, we offer a balanced individualized treatment approach using validated therapies for eating disorders.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

At Home or Private Discreet Intensives

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.

Donald Dufford, Ph.D. Director

Donald Dufford, Ph.D. Director

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

5905 Soquel Drive, Suite 400, Soquel, California 95073 | 831-479-1960

Contact Dr. Dufford today to discuss how you can resolve issues and achieve positive, lasting results in any aspect of life. Dr. Dufford offers a practical results oriented approach using a variety of therapeutic modalities within a caring, safe environment.


You Have Found The Best Therapists in Santa Cruz, CA. Let's Get Started and Change Your Life.

Welcome to our California listing of values-centered therapists in Santa Cruz CA. Counseling in California with Theravive aims to be real and effective, going deep to resolve issues, heal broken relationships, and give you the right tools to move forward in a healthy and free way. Contact forms are "open" 24/7 it's free and easy to reach out, so select a Santa Cruz therapist above and start your new journey today.

Santa Cruz is located in Santa Cruz County, California. It has a land area of 12.74 square miles and a water area of 3.08 square miles.  The population of Santa Cruz is 64,220 people with 21,516 households and a median annual income of $62,164. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Santa Cruz, CA

Generally Affordable

Therapists in Santa Cruz are often within budget with some potential challenges for longer term commitments. Your mental health and well being are a top priority. If accessibility is a concern, ask your counselor about sliding scale fees or inquire about accepted insurance plans. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Santa Cruz public health department.