Counseling in Whittier, CA. Find the Right Therapist.

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Gary Aris, LPC, CTC

Licensed Pastor Counselor, Certified Temperament Counselor

Within driving distance of Whittier

What are you struggling through today? Are you going through a lot of stress, depression, or having panic attacks? These symptoms usually stem from something deeper. There are so many ways you can help to enrich your life!

Jackie Parke, Psy.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Within driving distance of Whittier

Working as a psychologist is not just a job for me - it's a calling. My role involves walking alongside you through the valleys and mountains of life, forming a trusting relationship as a foundation for healing, and catalyzing your growth toward your ultimate potential.

Stuart Kaplowitz, MFT

Marriage & Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

What's missing in your relationships? Do you experience doubt or put too much pressure on yourself? Who is there to support you? I enhance relationships, address depression, anxiety, anger, etc. I believe we all get stuck sometimes. I love what I do and can help.

Kevin Fleming Ph.D.

Coach/Change Agent/Consultant

Within driving distance of Whittier

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.

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.

Kelly Duggan Shearer, MA., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

Sometimes we all experience tough times...loss, painful relationships, or overwhelming feelings. I want you to know that you don't have to walk through this season alone. Together we can find out how you can reclaim freedom in your heart and joy in your relationships.

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.

Andrea Schoon, M.A., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

Change is what you have been looking for but everything you have tried isn't working. Having a professional perspective and learning new skills will help give you a new perspective and guide you through the steps it takes for a healthier life.

Hillary Goldsher, Psy.D, MBA

Clinical Psychologist

Within driving distance of Whittier

Hillary works to develop a safe environment in which clients can explore diffult emotions and life events. Hillary's goal is to guide clients to understand past/present behaviors and feelings in order to create a life that more deeply resonates with each indivdual.

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.

Karen M. Lewis, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

In my practice, I help people grow, heal emotional wounds, improve their relationships, and overcome anxiety, depression, sadness, and anger. I am passionate about supporting you in becoming the person you want to be in this world.

Jeanne Yorke, Ph.D.

Ph.D.

Within driving distance of Whittier

I believe everyone can be helped when motivated and understanding the methods to change. People fall into habits, but with the newest research in neurobiology, we understand how the brain and emotions can be changed effecting personal growth and relationships.

Allison D. Osburn, M.A., MFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Whittier

Is life not working out as you had hoped? Let me help you navigate through the challenges you face as we work together to build a more meaningful life. Therapy can provide the encouragement, guidance, and support you need.



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