Colton, California Therapists

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Are you unsatisfied with one or more areas of your life? I partner with my clients to empower them to make the changes necessary to bring their realities in line with the lives they truly want. In this way, I collaborate with each individual,...
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Hi! I am so happy you are here and I am even more excited to work with you. Our agency offers affordable telehealth therapy. We are dedicated to decreasing depression, anxiety, self esteem, trauma, and relationship issues while increasing happiness,...
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With an AA/BA/MA in Psychology and Marriage and Family Therapy, 8 years as an MFT, 10 years as a mental health counselor, and 10 years as an educator, I bring a lot of training and experience to your situation. I've been told many times that my...
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Tanya Desloover is a Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist specializing in individual, couples and family therapy. Tanya specializes in helping clients and their families recover from the traumatic consequences of addiction. She recognizes the...
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Welcome to my practice. I offer Individual Counseling and Psychotherapy for men and women and specialize in Relationship Coaching and Couples Counseling. If you are frustrated and hurt because you realize: • you are repeating  unsatisifying...
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Sierra Madre, California

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Rubina is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and a Registered Play Therapist. She has a private practice at Sync Counseling Center in Sierra Madre. She received her Masters of Arts in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Clinical...
Andrew Amick
MA, AMFT
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Valley Village, California

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I'm a grounded, compassionate, client-centered, and trauma-conscious therapist working with teens, adults in relationships, millennials, young & new parents, and poly-/non-monogamous adults. I draw from a range of styles, including psycho-dynamic...
Ron Hall
LMFT
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San Dimas, California

Want a very experienced Christian Therapist that has been in the field for 20 plus years? And one that is also a Trauma Treatment Specialist, Pastor, and a Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor? I am here to serve you in whatever way I...
Teletherapy for Clients In:

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Hope, Healing, Resolution The struggle you are in today is developing the strength you need for tomorrow. Haven’t we all wondered at some point, “What went wrong…Why me…How on Earth did I get here?” A difficult child or teen, a sick loved...
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Hi, I'm Natalie. I empower ambitious, creative millennials who are ready to walk through fear and transform limiting patterns to create the life, career and relationships of their dreams. Utilizing the best of Western psychology and Eastern...
Oriana Murphy
MA, CADC-II, LCSW, EMDR Trainee
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Los Angeles, California

I believe deeply in the value of being heard - something that many of us feel we have never experienced. I meet my clients with authenticity, transparency, and strengths-based solutions - characteristics that I have found to be "easier said than...
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I offer a safe and supportive environment to help you identify and resolve unhealthy patterns that keep you from moving forward. You might be feeling stuck due to becoming emotionally disconnected with your partner, experiencing a traumatic event or...
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ilona Varo is a Hungarian born psychotherapist practicing in Los Angeles. Her background in the beauty/entertainment industry as well the healing arts informs her unique, curious, mindful and client-centered approach. ilona has an extensive...
Ron Gray
LMFT, MA,
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Orange, California

 I am a highly experienced Christian counselor having worked with a large variety of client populations in various settings. My passion and focus is couple and family relationship building and repair. I work with highly distressed couples hoping to...
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Los Angeles, California

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Do you feel like you have a hard time controlling your emotions? Do you have trouble expressing yourself or reacting destructively? If your emotions are getting in the way of your relationships, school, career, or overall life satisfaction, you...
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Lucy Cotter, LMFT is dedicated to Narrative Therapy and the power it gives clients to rewrite their own stories. From such challenges as relationship issues, life transitions or anxiety, Lucy brings many years of experience to helping clients...
Susan Clayton
MA, LMFT, LPCC
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Los Angeles, California

I am passionate about helping my clients and I approach therapy with mindfulness, paying particular attention to the mind/body connection. We can make the conscious choice to learn and grow through our traumas, giving our lives deep meaning,...
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Newport Beach, California

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Hello. I am a licensed Marriage & Family Therapist in Newport Beach, California. I believe the seed was planted early in my life to become a therapist. I have always had a heart for the person who was disadvantaged in some way or dealing with a...
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Los Angeles, California

I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.  I have been treating OCD and anxiety disorders for 15 years in private practice. In addition to treating clients in private practice I am a therapist at the UCLA OCD Adult Intensive Treatment Program....
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Tustin, California

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Warm, patient and eat to talk to therapist in the Tustin, California area. My experience and passion is working with individual and couples struggling with addiction, relationship issues and trauma.
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Los Angeles , California

Elana Clark-Faler, LCSW, CSAT-S, CST, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCS 23340), Certified Sex Addiction Therapist and Supervisor (CSAT-S), and a Certified Multiple Addiction Therapist and Supervisor (CMAT-S), through the International...
Catherine Ferrari
LMFT, LPCC
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Corona, California

I specialize in individual, couples, family, and child therapy. I manage a private practice in Corona, California. I am able to help with a variety of issues that include trauma resolution, cancer support, parenting concerns, ADHD, behavioral...
Holly Freeling
MA, LMFT, ATR
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Pasadena, California

Holly is a versatile, flexible, and forward-thinking psychotherapist who has worked with a wide variety of people. Her optimism and curiosity attracts many clients to her private practice in Pasadena, California. Holly believes that part of the gift...
Su Lim
LMFT
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I specialize in the treatment of anxiety, stress management and insomnia, and how these can adversely affect your relationships and daily life. My style is interactive and direct, and I am passionate about helping clients work through areas where...

 An Overview of Mental Health in Colton, California

Understand how various factors in Colton, California affect the mental health of residents today. If you or a loved one lives in Colton, California, explore the signs of mental illness, possible contributing factors and discover how you can connect with emergency services and local counseling services to receive quality assistance and hope.

With over 54,000 individuals calling Colton home, this bustling city struggles to provide affordable housing and high-wage jobs to local individuals. The median household income in Colton is $47,256, which is significantly less than the national average of $61,937. The median property value is $212,100 and the homeownership rate is 51.4%. This is slightly lower than the national average of $229,700 for property value and 63.9% for homeownership.

The local economy is based primarily on health care, retail trade, and manufacturing, with high-paying jobs available in oil and gas extraction, information and utilities. Colton’s population is 68.9% Hispanic or Latino, 17.2% Caucasian and 7.52% African American. While approximately 22,564 individuals are employed in Colton, the poverty rate is 18.3%, which is significantly higher than the national average of 12.3%.

Mental Health California

California, and San Bernardino County in general, and Colton in particular, have a broad range of mental health challenges and success stories. Here is just a quick highlight of basic mental health statistics and facts that affect residents of Colton:

  • The number of psychiatric beds in California has experienced a 6% reduction between 1995 and 2014
  • San Bernardino County has 359 psychiatric beds available
  • Throughout the United States, one in five adults experience a mental illness
  • Over the past five years, alcohol and other drug hospitalization rates increased by 35% in San Bernardino County
  • There are approximately 324 mental health patients for every provider in California

These are just a few facts that paint a picture of mental health in Colton. There are a few success stories in local mental health care. In San Bernardino County, the count of unserved individuals with mental health needs is the lowest that is has been in 10 years.

However, there are still many individuals who are struggling with mental health needs with inadequate care or no care at all. Learn more about possible signs of mental health challenges and potential factors that contribute to these challenges in the local community.

Factors That Contribute to Mental Health Challenges

The signs of mental illness can be difficult to spot. Look for these signs in you or a loved one and don’t hesitate to reach out for help for emergency or long-term mental health care:

  • Withdrawal from social relationships
  • Increase in risk-taking behavior
  • Unusual eating and sleeping patterns
  • Sudden mood swings or irritability

There are a number of factors that can contribute to mental health issues in Colton. Unfortunately, it can be difficult to pinpoint the exact cause, but here are a few typical issues that affect residents of Colton: poverty, homelessness, lack of support and substance abuse.

This high poverty level in Colton is a sign that many individuals are struggling with basic needs, such as food and shelter. 10.6% of the population of San Bernardino County reported experiencing food insecurity. Missing such basic needs can create a great deal of stress, anxiety, and depression.

Approximately 35,798 individuals in California experience chronic homelessness. Similar to poverty, homelessness is linked to mental health issues. Not only does homelessness increase the risk of experiencing a mental health crisis, but it can be a sign that an individual already has mental health challenges and is unable to access basic amenities.

Alcohol and illegal drug use can be factors leading to mental illness or symptoms of a mental health challenge. Approximately 17.8% of the county reported drinking to excess. Substance abuse is reported at higher rates throughout the county than previously reported.

Mental Health Resources in Colton

Don’t let a loved one struggle alone. If you or someone you love is experiencing a mental health emergency, don’t hesitate to contact one of these mental health resources:

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