Depression Counseling in Taft, CA.

Leading therapy for major depression, bipolar, postpartum depression, SAD and mood disorders in Taft, California.


Laurie Brewer, MS, MFT
Depression Counselor

Laurie Brewer, MS, MFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

In 93301 - Nearby to Taft.

Almost all of us deal with depresion at some point in our lives,whether it's situational or due to some biologically-based chemical imbalance.Often the appropriate medication can be beneficial.While I can't prescribe drugs,I do utilize cognitive strategies with my clients to combat depression.Often there are losses that we struggle with ,unwanted changes in our lives that are difficult to deal with. I offer a compassionate environment for my clients to help them come to terms with these events in their own unique ways,at their own pace.I want to empower them to accept losses, make the changes as needed, and to deal with chronic emotional upheaval in ways that give meaning to the their lives.

Christi Lindsay, PsyD
Depression Counselor

Christi Lindsay, PsyD

Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Available for Online Therapy

It can often seem like society expects us to be happy and positive at all times, that any admission of sadness or a loss of motivation, energy, or engagement with life is a personal failure. But Depression isn't a personal failure, and it is also more than just "feeling sad". If you find yourself down in the hole of disconnection, surrounded by a fog that is interfering with your life and relationships, you need a hand to help you climb out. A trained therapist understands the mechanics of depression and can help you understand it and find strategies to make your way up and out of it, and back into the light. Please contact me so we can begin to work on this process together.

Edward L. De La Loza, LCSW
Depression Counselor

Edward L. De La Loza, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Available for Online Therapy

Clients usually experience a progressive decline in mood, which can impact their emotions, the quality of their sleep, relationships (they may even begin to withdraw from others), and have persistent negative thoughts. Many clients prefer to explore viable holistic and integrative strategies before trying medication. In our collaboration, we will design a plan to explore possible options, strategies to strengthen effective coping mechanisms, and identify a plan to enhance the opportunity for recovery.

Reverend Sherri Board, LCPC
Depression Counselor

Reverend Sherri Board, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor

Available for Online Therapy

At My True Temperament Christian Counseling, LLC, our approach to relieving the symptoms of depression, such as fatigue, hopelessness, trouble concentrating, is to share with the client the healing power of the Holy Spirit and to administer a temperament report. We use cognitive behavioral therapy to help the client change his/her negative thought patterns.

Michael Mannia, D.Min., BCPC
Depression Counselor

Michael Mannia, D.Min., BCPC

Doctor of Ministry in Christian Counseling

In 93309 - Nearby to Taft.

Clinical depression is different than just having the "blues" or feeling "down" for a short while. The prophet, Elijah, is a good example of how serious depression can be (see 1 Kings 19:4-14). If you are experiencing the following on most days over the past two weeks, we advise contacting us: Feeling sad or empty; diminished interest or pleasure in almost all activities; a change in body weight of more than 5% within the past month; sleeping more/less than usual; fatigue or loss of energy; feelings of worthlessness or inappropriate guilt; diminished ability to concentration or indecisive; recurrent thoughts of death.


You Have Found The Best Therapists for Depression and Mood Issues in Taft, CA.

Are you ready to experience new freedom? Thank you for visiting our California search of licensed therapists in Taft who specialize in helping people overcome sadness, treat major depression and mood disorders such as bipolar, postpartum depression, and seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Feeling down, lonely, and depressed can affect us at any station in life. Sometimes the cause may be physiological (such as hormonal or due to medication), it may be emotional, environmental, psychological or any combination of the above. Counseling for recovery and restoration from depression by a top rated therapist in Taft will help you climb back up and start living your dreams again.

Taft is located in Kern County, California. It has a land area of 15.26 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of Taft is 9,495 people with 2,306 households and a median annual income of $51,369. .


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Therapy in Taft is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your Taft therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Taft public health department.