Grief and Loss Counseling in San Gabriel, CA.

Therapy and bereavement services in San Gabriel, CA. Find real help with the right therapist.


Grief Counselor

Carl H. Shubs, Ph.D.

Psychologist

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

Loss and grief are natural occurrences in life. However, they can be major intrusions in the quality of our life if we are too caught up in them. They can also interfere if we are so defended against them that they limit our ability to function or impair our daily interactions with others. Sometimes, what we have lost is not a person but a job or a situation in our life that has had great meaning for us, like our self-image. That can feel devastating. Just like losing a person, these events must be grieved if we are to be able to move on. Grieving doesn’t mean forgetting or being weak. It’s a sign of love and strength. Together, we can work through the grief so you can move on.

Grief Counselor

Ellen Klavan, MA, MFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

Grief can hit you like a ton of bricks or creep up on you day by day. Its course is unpredictable and its pace needs to be honored. Most of all clients who have experienced grief and loss come to counseling needing a safe, accepting space in which they can express all of their feelings. They need to know that their counselor can handle the full range of those feelings--despair, anger, terror, gratitude, love--whatever is coming up on any given day. They need not to be pushed but to be honored as they move through life's greatest challenge.

Grief Counselor

Lucy Cotter, LMFT

Psychotherapist

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

In compassionate surroundings, explore how you can heal in the grief process and honor those you love as an ongoing part of your story. I offer support during many different kinds of loss, knowing each person’s experience is singular and different. Individuals, couples and families go through transitions, loss and change. I can nurture connection and remembrance, listening deeply to what matters most.

Grief Counselor

Ellen Roese, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

I am a therapist specializing in grief and loss and life transitions. I have been offering bereavement counseling services to children, teens and adults for the past 12 years. My office is located in Redondo Beach and offers a pleasant and safe atmosphere. I also provide grief support groups based around specific types of loss. I help clients build on their strengths and find meaning during difficult times.

Grief Counselor

Lisa Locke, M.S, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

Grief can often feel debilitating. However, not everyone grieves the same. If you are grieving the death of a loved one, the loss of a job or relationship, the emotional pain may cause anger, fear, worry or despair. It might cause you to question your identity, safety, faith or even your existence. Don’t suffer alone. In therapy I offer a safe space for you to process all of your emotions, identify your core beliefs and practice healthy coping strategies to help you on your journey to healing.

Grief Counselor

Naphtali Roberts, MA, LMFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

Loss is a natural part of life, but that doesn’t make it any less difficult an experience when we lose someone close to us. The grief we feel at that moment can surround us completely, permeating every aspect of our lives. We can sometimes feel the grief we’re experiencing in our bodies, see it change our relationships and impact our work. It filters through into our daily thoughts, our vision for the future and our remembrances of the past. Grief is a natural and necessary process, but sometimes having support can help. Story is a powerful tool; maybe one of our most powerful. Telling your personal story of loss, as an individual and a family, is an important part of the work I do. It helps you develop the positive coping skills to manage your sadness,...(view profile to read more)

Grief Counselor

Lori Freson, M.A., MFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

Grieving and losing loved ones can be such a difficult time. Everyone grieves differently, and you partner may even pull away. Sometimes your friends don't know what to say, so they don't call or come around. This can leave you feeling alone, sad, angry, and depressed. You need someone to talk to and support you during this difficult. The worst thing you can do is stuff those feelings down. They will find their way to surface one way or another. Hopefully, with caring, supportive counseling, you can express yourself and get through this difficult time.

Grief Counselor

John Warrington, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

When someone is grieving, it is sometimes difficult to know what to say. People feel awkward and often are reduced to well-meaning platitudes. There is no magic wand to take away the feelings experienced in grief but having a place of safety and honesty can be an important step on the road to restoration. Being able to talk, weep, get angry and feel the feelings is often present in the early stages. The purpose of grief work is not about forgetting remembering with love in spite of the wounds it leaves behind.

Grief Counselor

Stephanie Weston, LCSW

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

Unfortunately, grief and loss are inevitable in life and sometimes we need guidance to process all that we’re feeling. My approach is to validate their loss and allow them to speak openly about it and then help them find healthy connections to their loved ones through memories. So much of the time when there is a loss, all people hear is “time heals all wounds.” That is rarely helpful in getting your life back on track because that implies you need to wait awhile before feeling better! Through our work, you will slowly learn to adjust to the new reality of your life without your loved one. This might require incorporating a new routine or even adopting a new sense of identity.

Grief Counselor

David Silverman, LMFT

Free 20 minute phone consult

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

Everyone grieves in their own way. You shouldn't feel you are out-of-control because you grieve in unexpected ways or for a longer peroid. Cultural and religious differences in grieving exist which are perfectly acceptible. A therapist must be sensitive to these issues. Grief is said to involve denial, anger, bargaining, deperession and acceptance. We will monitor your reactions to validate those feelings in session. Unhealthy reactions to loss do occur; self-medicating, and isolating oneslef for long periods, experiencing full-blown depression -- these behaviors, can prove detrimental. We will monitor your behaviors and mood changes and deal with negative conditions, should they occur.

Grief Counselor

Sandra Lambert, LMFT, LPCC, Ed.D

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

The death of someone we love is devastating and painful for all of us. All of your feelings are "normal" and it is ok to allow yourself the opportunity to experience them. But sometimes the sad, anxious thoughts and feelings do not dimish and you may need help in dealing with your grief. I provide a safe and compassionate place for you to share your thoughts, feelings and memories as well as helpful stratagies to help you cope and find meaning in this life altering loss.

Grief Counselor

Drew Carr, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

Losing someone is profound. Humans do not understand how to process loss. Our brain's do not know how process someone not being there. I can be there with you as you are looking to move forward with your life. Much of the work can involve processing emotion, remembering the important stories and lessons, and then choosing to move in a way that dignifies the loss.

Grief Counselor

Marjorie Rand, Ph.D.

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of San Gabriel

These feelings are authentic and are in your body, so you must feel them. If grief and loss felt and expressed at the time it is felt, it is healthy and appropriate. It is best, however, to try to live in the present and not dwell on the past or go in the future with feelings of hopelessness. Grief in children and adults are different and are treateddifferently.



Compassionate Bereavement Services in San Gabriel, CA.

Thank you for visiting our California search of licensed grief specialists in San Gabriel.  Moving through grief after loss is difficult. Therapy helps through listening, by having someone there with you who understands the stages and process of grieving. You can find help for grief in San Gabriel right now, please contact a provider above, you can email 24/7.

San Gabriel is located in Los Angeles County, California. It has a land area of 4.14 square miles and a water area of 0.00 square miles.  The population of San Gabriel is 40,424 people with 12,333 households and a median annual income of $51,579. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for San Gabriel, CA

Affordable with Planning

Therapy in San Gabriel 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 San Gabriel therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility