Counseling in Valley Center, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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


Rakefet Benderly, Ph.D.

Rakefet Benderly, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

In 92084 - Nearby to Valley Center.

My approach to therapy is very warm, caring, and straight forward. I have worked as a psychologist in my Carlsbad private practice for over 22 years. My goal is to work with you to reduce your distress and help improve the quality of your life.

Aleksandra Drecun, Psy.D.

Aleksandra Drecun, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 92130 - Nearby to Valley Center.

Dr. Drecun is a licensed psychologist who has a profound passion in collaborating and assisting individuals in reaching their fullest potential.

Sue Cates, MA, LMFT

Sue Cates, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 92081 - Nearby to Valley Center.

Sometimes life hurts! If you want connection in your relationships, the ability to deal with life’s challenges and harmony in your family, therapy can help. I create a safe, warm and respectful environment where you can be seen, heard, and your experiences understood.

William Cloke, Ph.D.

William Cloke, Ph.D.

Available for Online Therapy

I've been working with people from 1970 as a teacher in Santa Monica and from 1982 as a psychotherapist. I began with a BA in Anthropology, then a Masters in Education and a Ph.D. in Psychology. I work with each unique person and build the therapy with them.

Tami Chelew, MA, CSAT

Tami Chelew, MA, CSAT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist - LMFT #79759

In 92131 - Nearby to Valley Center.

Do you feel distant & emotionally disconnected from your partner? Do you long to have a stronger connection? Are there hurts that seem to go unresolved? I help couples understand their negative patterns & learn to create a more secure, connected, & loving relationship.

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!

Vanessa Hughes, MA, MFT, MAT, MAICS, SEP

Vanessa Hughes, MA, MFT, MAT, MAICS, SEP

WELL COACHED LIFE| GRIT Kids Coaching

Available for Online Therapy

Providers in our practice integrate an individual’s body, mind, and spirit/spirituality because sometimes we are stuck in one or all of these vital areas of our experience.

Rika Tanaka, Ph.D.

Rika Tanaka, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 92008 - Nearby to Valley Center.

I am a doctoral-level therapist dedicated to providing evidence-based therapy tailored to your unique needs. Let's work together to help you courageously cope with life’s biggest stressors and confidently make changes to foster a sense of balance in your life.

Thomas Schmierer, Catholic Therapist, Licensed MFT

Thomas Schmierer, Catholic Therapist, Licensed MFT

Healing and Peace Catholic Therapy Services

In 92054 - Nearby to Valley Center.

A Catholic therapist who helps individuals, couples, and families in pain to experience deep personal & relational healing by using top faith & evidence-based treatments so that they can live out their unique vocations to love with ever greater peace, holiness, & joy.

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.

Kevin Fleming, Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

In 92011 - Nearby to Valley Center.

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.

Pamela Polcyn, Ph.D, MFT

Pamela Polcyn, Ph.D, MFT

Licensed Marriage And Family Therapist

In 92024 - Nearby to Valley Center.

Are you stressed or anxious? I provide a safe place to explore your concerns, help you to reconnect to inner strengths, restore relationships, reduce anxiety/stress. Call for a free telephone consultation to begin your breakthrough towards happiness and fulfillment.

Katelin Hanhart, LCSW LCADC

Katelin Hanhart, LCSW LCADC

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

In 92058 - Nearby to Valley Center.

Reaching out for help can be hard; I work on helping to make it a bit easier. My style is non-judgmental, supportive, and validating, while also being honest and direct. I look forward to hearing about how I can support you in your therapy process.

Stephanie Knatz Peck, Ph.D, BCIAA

Stephanie Knatz Peck, Ph.D, BCIAA

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

In 92121 - Nearby to Valley Center.

Dr. Knatz Pecks specializes in delivering state-of-the-art, evidence-based treatments for a wide range of emotional, behavioral, and relational issues in a warm and compassionate manner that merges science with the art of human connection.

Christian Snyder, PHD-IP, MDIV, MA-Counseling

Christian Snyder, PHD-IP, MDIV, MA-Counseling

Military and First Responder PTSD Specialist

In 92010 - Nearby to Valley Center.

All Military Veterans, Active Duty, and First Responders experiencing PTSD suicidal ideation are counseled and mentored at no cost. Temporary feel-good sessions achieve temporary change. We offer a lifelong solution. Call 833-287-3787 (24/7)

Jenny Liu, MEd. MFT. NLP. Confidence Coach

Jenny Liu, MEd. MFT. NLP. Confidence Coach

Online Therapist & Coach, Online Career Counselor

In 93065 - Nearby to Valley Center.

Perhaps now is the time to work on un-healed situations from the past so that you can release the pain and move on. Guidance from a counselor can help!The counseling process will lead you to let go of the heavy weights so that you can live your life to the fullest.


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

Welcome to our California listing of values-centered therapists in Valley Center 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 Valley Center therapist above and start your new journey today.

Valley Center is located in San Diego County, California. It has a land area of 27.44 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Valley Center is 9,872 people with 3,079 households and a median annual income of $82,799. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Valley Center, CA

Mostly Affordable

Establishing weekly sessions with a professional therapist is considered affordable in Valley Center for the average family. While sustaining a commitment to therapy is usually not an issue, if mental health treatment feels like a burden please ask your counselor about accepted insurance plans or sliding scale fees. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Valley Center public health department.