Counseling in Whittier, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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


Laura Pescione, Ph.D.

Laura Pescione, Ph.D.

Psychologist

In 91604 - Nearby to Whittier.

Are you tired of feeling stuck? I provide an empathic, stimulating and collaborative approach that will help you turn obstacles into opportunities for understanding and growth. We can work together to help you to stop surviving your life and thrive in it instead.

Mark Baker, Ph.D.

Mark Baker, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

In 91107 - Nearby to Whittier.

I am the director of the La Vie Center with over 30 psychologists, MFT's and staff therapists with a wide range of fees and specialties, and we have been helping people since 1980. Because of our size and our experience we will have a counselor that is right for you.

Curtis Miller, MFT, Psy.D., D. Min., M.A., M.Div.

Curtis Miller, MFT, Psy.D., D. Min., M.A., M.Div.

Marriage and Family Therapists, Psychotherapy

In 91107 - Nearby to Whittier.

I work with a community of therapists committed to the understanding and transformation of emotional life. It is our goal to help people engage in this process through dialogue that is direct and authentic. If not me, I can direct you to one of my colleagues.

Rich Painter, M.S., LMFT

Rich Painter, M.S., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 91101 - Nearby to Whittier.

I can help you live with greater freedom, peace, trust, creativity, courage, and empowering love. I offer professional counseling, life coaching, or spiritual direction for individuals, couples, children, and families.

Cynthia Henrie, LMFT, BCET

Cynthia Henrie, LMFT, BCET

LA Therapy Network - Feminist Therapy, Trauma Experts

In 90042 - Nearby to Whittier.

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!

Ed Segawa, M.A., LMFT

Ed Segawa, M.A., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 92886 - Nearby to Whittier.

Award winning counselor recognized by the U.S. Congress, CA State Senate and County of LA for outstanding and dedicated service to his clients. People often say their results with him are the best they've ever experienced. He sees clients of all all ages.

Megan Lundgren, M.S. LMFT

Megan Lundgren, M.S. LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 91016 - Nearby to Whittier.

Hello! If you are seeking therapy in hope of a warm, safe environment to talk openly about your closest relationships - you will find that here. All are welcome.

Heather Browne, PsyD, MA, LMFT

Heather Browne, PsyD, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage Family Therapist

In 92841 - Nearby to Whittier.

This isn’t what you signed up for…It’s just not working. Together, we can get you through this tough time…stuck place…lousy situation.

Todd Hurtubise, LMFT, M.A.

Todd Hurtubise, LMFT, M.A.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90004 - Nearby to Whittier.

Everyone is distinctly different and consequently each therapeutic relationship is unique. We all have strengths that we may lose sight of on our journey. You are now at a crossroads and the choice to seek therapy is evidence of a strong desire to heal and grow.

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 Whittier.

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!

Roland Frauchiger, M.A. MFT

Roland Frauchiger, M.A. MFT

Licensed MFT

In 90039 - Nearby to Whittier.

I work with individuals, couples and families. I believe in the Unity of Life. From the earliest single living cell to the complex human organism there is a basic energetic function that unites: Pain/ Pleasure,Thinking/ Emotion, Mind/ Body, Man/Women, Family/ Society.

Andrea Briget Gordon, M.A., LMFT

Andrea Briget Gordon, M.A., LMFT

Marriage & Family Therapist

In 90804 - Nearby to Whittier.

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

Terence Cochran, Ph.D., MFT

Terence Cochran, Ph.D., MFT

Marriage and Family Therapist, Psychoanalyst

In 92831 - Nearby to Whittier.

Most people seek help due to relational problems involving conflict, fear, hurt or anger. Depression and anxiety result. You don't have to feel frustrated and alone--my goal as a therapist is to facilitate problem resolution and stronger interpersonal relating skills.

Jamey Hecht, MA, PhD, LMFT

Jamey Hecht, MA, PhD, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90230 - Nearby to Whittier.

I help people to have mercy on themselves. Together we can identify and break patterns of thought and behavior that don't serve you; locate the resources you need to meet your goals; end all the pain we can; and find wisdom in whatever remains.

Marylee Nambu, M.A., LMFT

Marylee Nambu, M.A., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 91741 - Nearby to Whittier.

Welcome. I offer a collaborative, genuine, and safe emotional space in which clients feel comfortable addressing difficult circumstances and deep hurts. Together, we explore and discover inner paths to a thriving life. We’re a team and I make availability a priority.

Brandon Wetzler, MA, LMFT

Brandon Wetzler, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 92647 - Nearby to Whittier.

Are you ready to take an inward journey that can lead to more fulfiiling relationships and self-contentment? I provide individual and couples therapy, and I'd love to help you in starting or renewing your inward journey.

Camila Williams, Ph.D.

Camila Williams, Ph.D.

Clinical Psychologist

In 90501 - Nearby to Whittier.

You are doing the best you can with the skills you have. My goal is to help you learn how to stop beating yourself up and shift your focus to learning new, healthier ways of coping with life's stresses. I specialize in Online Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

Scott Harris, Ph.D.

Scott Harris, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 90001 - Nearby to Whittier.

I work with children, adolescents and families and am available in a time of crisis. A crisis for your child or adolescent can occur at any time. It is always best to try to calmly understand, respond and provide care and support.

Priscilla Traub, MS., MFTI

Priscilla Traub, MS., MFTI

Registerned MFT Intern

In 90815 - Nearby to Whittier.

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

John Warrington, Ph.D.

John Warrington, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

In 91010 - Nearby to Whittier.

Here is what I seek to provide; a safe environment of trust and confidentiality, to cultivate honest self-expression, to embrace self-acceptance and respect diversity and to encourage personal growth and integrity.

Kevin Bergen, MA, MFT

Kevin Bergen, MA, MFT

Marriage & Family Therapist

In 90505 - Nearby to Whittier.

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.

Marcy Muray, LMFT

Marcy Muray, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 90232 - Nearby to Whittier.

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.

Karen M. Lewis, MA, LMFT

Karen M. Lewis, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90026 - Nearby to Whittier.

In my practice, I help people grow, heal emotional wounds, improve their relationships, and overcome anxiety, depression, sadness, and anger. I reject the "one-size-fits-all" approach to therapy and will support you to figure out, and work towards, your goals.

Theresa Cornelius, M.A.

Theresa Cornelius, M.A.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 92821 - Nearby to Whittier.

It is a courageous first step to consider counseling. Please contact me for a free phone consultation to see if I am the right therapist to walk alongside you as you seek God's balance of truth and grace for you life.

Lilia Sheynman, PhD

Lilia Sheynman, PhD

Psychologist

In 90755 - Nearby to Whittier.

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



Related Sites:
City Of Whittier
California Coalition for Counselor Licensure

Counseling West Whitter, Colima, East La Mirada, Clayton, West Covina, Pico Rivera

Named to honor a poet, editor, and writer in the Quaker community that settled there,1 the City of Whittier is located 12 miles southeast of Los Angeles, and is one of the Gateway Cities in southeastern Los Angeles County. With a population over 85,000, Whittier has attracted young families with its combination of recent community revitalization projects, proximity to Los Angeles, and emphasis on family fun, with amusement park Adventure City, miniature golf course and arcade Golfland, and the Huntington Library Art Collections and Botanical Gardens all close by.

Mental Health in Whittier

With a comparatively low rate of serious adult mental illness -- 4% of the population -- and 19.2 psychiatrists available per 100,000 people,2 mental health care in Whittier has a strong history of availability. Whittier's young demographics make it the home of several parent- and child-focused resources for mental health care. The Whole Child, formerly the Intercommunity Child Guidance Centre, focuses on "services without walls",3 coordinating social service agencies, housing, schools, and homes to provide a consistent approach to mental health care for children under 18. Their main office can be contacted at (562) 692-0383.

Other agencies, such as SPIRITT Family Services, provide a community-based, family-centred model of care that emphasizes proactive prevention and intervention as well as treatment and recovery. Serving primarily the Latino population4 - but available to residents of all backgrounds - they can be reached toll-free at 855.714.8800 in English or Spanish.

Current Education

As well as the clinical internships and training provided at agencies such as The Whole Child, Whittier is home to Whittier College, whose psychology department offers undergraduate degrees, an international study-abroad psychology program, and internships in the community with both non-profit organizations and at Whittier's own student counseling center.5


References:
1. City of Whittier. (2017). About Us - City of Whittier. Retrieved from http://www.cityofwhittier.org/about/default.asp
2. California Healthcare Foundation. (2016). Mapping the Gaps: Mental Health in California. Retrieved from http://www.chcf.org/publications/2013/07/data-viz-mental-health
3. The Whole Child. (2017). The Whole Child - About and History. Retrieved from http://www.thewholechild.info/about/
4. SPIRITT Family Services. (2016). SPIRITT Family Services - Family Centred Model. Retrieved from http://www.spiritt.org/
5. Whittier College. (2017). Whittier College - Department of Psychology. Retrieved from http://whittier.edu/academics/psychology/about

Whittier is located in Los Angeles County, California. It has a land area of 14.64 square miles and a water area of 0.01 square miles.  The population of Whittier is 87,438 people with 27,525 households and a median annual income of $66,457. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Whittier, CA

Generally Affordable

Therapists in Whittier 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 Whittier public health department.