Counseling in Whittier, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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Lori Buckley, Psy.D., CST.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Certified Sex Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

Dr. Buckley works with each individual and/or couple to determine their goals, desires and needs. Her nurturing, open, direct style helps create a warm, safe environment to discuss concerns which people often find difficult to talk about.

Sandra Lambert, LMFT, LPCC, Ed.D

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

Counseling is about helping you through difficult times and emotions. This could mean overcoming hurtful feelings, changing negative thoughts, stopping destructive behavior and/or working on relationships. I provide a safe and caring place for this to happen.

Dr. Lynne, Ph.D., L.M.F.T.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

The love of people lead me into this profession. I've had the privilege of working with thousands of individuals and couples helping them increase the quality of life and their relationships. My goal is to help decrease emotional pain and help people enrich their lives

Ellen Roese, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of Whittier

"The only thing that remains constant in this world is change". I am a compassionate therapist with extensive experience assisting children, teens and adults through grief and loss, or through a major life transition. I understand that change can be overwhelming.

Ute Zimmermann, Ph.D.

Registered Psychological Assistant

Within driving distance of Whittier

I consider it a privilege to listen to people's stories and walk alongside with them, for a while, on their journey through life, helping them reach their full potential.

Yeshiva Davis, LMFT, MA, MBA

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

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.

Craig Clark, Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Within driving distance of Whittier

Dr. Clark has served South Pasadena and surrounding areas as a psychologist since 1990, and is available six days/week to help people of all ages and cultural backgrounds, offering adult psychotherapy, marriage counseling, family counseling, and careeer counseling.

Betsy Sansby, MS, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist & Communication Expert for over 30 years

Within driving distance of Whittier

You don’t need to be perfect to have a next level relationship. But you do need to understand how and why your past relationships have failed, and develop the skills it takes to make love last for a lifetime.

Anita Langer, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

Whether you are facing a challenging situation, medical diagnosis, or just want to take your life in a new direction, change is possible. My approach is relaxed, collaborative, and strength-based. You don't have to do it alone - let's do it together.

Drew Carr, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of Whittier

I work with hard-working professionals and students ready to take responsibility for their lives and to make positive changes. What do you want to stand for? What matters in your heart? I specialize in helping you moving towards what's important.

Todd Hurtubise, LMFT, M.A.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of 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.

Emily Newman, MA, LMFT, LPCC

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

As a Marriage and Family Therapist, my goal is to help you uncover your true potential and lead a life that is worth celebrating. While we can't change difficult situations of the past, we can work together to better understand and resolve challenges in your life.

Kathryn Bryan, LMFT, ATR-BC

Marriage and Family Therapist, Board-Certified Art Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

Our philosophy is that you know yourself better than anyone else and you have all of the answers inside of you already, so the role of the therapist is to help you discover or unlock these answers. You'll determine your own path with non-judgemental support.



Related Sites:
City Of Whittier
California Coalition for Counselor Licensure

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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