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.


Terry Anderson, M.S., Psy.D, LMFT

Terry Anderson, M.S., Psy.D, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 92831 - Nearby to Whittier.

I believe the "fit", or connection, is crucial for successful therapy. I offer a safe, nonjudgmental setting which fosters clarity and insight and creates the conditions for growth and healing. I use a flexible interpersonal and developmental approach.

Michelle Harwell, LMFT

Michelle Harwell, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90041 - Nearby to Whittier.

I believe good therapy helps us to find insight and clarity, create new priorities and gain the courage to change. I work with my clients to build a capacity for a deep and intuitive understanding of oneself and others.

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.

Jennifer Flores, M.Ed., MS, LMFT

Jennifer Flores, M.Ed., MS, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 91505 - Nearby to Whittier.

Therapy gives us an opportunity to find and give voice to our authentic selves, achieving healing in the process. I am passionate about working with couples, adults, and teens who have become stuck in destructive patterns and are looking for change.

Sandra Lambert, LMFT, LPCC, Ed.D

Sandra Lambert, LMFT, LPCC, Ed.D

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 91741 - Nearby to 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.

Mary Ann Aronsohn, MA, LMFT

Mary Ann Aronsohn, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 91030 - Nearby to Whittier.

Guiding people through the restructuring of life because of separation/divorce is my specialty, including co-parenting, divorce coaching, and other aspects of family law matters. We'll help you keep your dignity, stay out of court, and preserve your relationships.

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.

Duane Osterlind, LMFT, CSAT

Duane Osterlind, LMFT, CSAT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 90803 - Nearby to Whittier.

Are you struggling with emotions that feel overwhelming? Do you feel strong anxiety or a lack motivation? I can help you. I collaborate with people to find peace and freedom. I can give you specific steps and even homework that will help you change your life.

Rebecca Schwarz, LMFT

Rebecca Schwarz, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 90703 - Nearby to Whittier.

No one should ever be alone in their suffering! When hurt, most people retreat, isolating themselves; thus keeping their wounds from healing. By providing a warm, transparent therapy experience, I offer one of the safest ways to break out of this isolation and pain.

Sharon Chan, LMFT

Sharon Chan, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 92780 - Nearby to Whittier.

I have been practicing in the mental health for over 10 years now! :) My focus is working with kids,youth, and individuals with mental health concerns and behavioral/relational concerns. Also worked with individuals with special needs, gifted, and highly sensitive.

Allison D. Osburn-Corcoran, M.A., MFT

Allison D. Osburn-Corcoran, M.A., MFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 92780 - Nearby to 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.

The A Treatment Center, LPCC, LMFT

The A Treatment Center, LPCC, LMFT

The A Treatment Center; Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, Marriage and Family Therapist

In 91030 - Nearby to Whittier.

We are a team of Psychotherapist's who enjoy helping & healing clients. We believe in personalized care based on your mental health needs. We offer services ranging from Solution Focused, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Hypnosis, Mindfulness, Family Systems, EMDR & more

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.



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.