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Childhood trauma can cause you mental trouble long after it occurred. It may affect your relationships, self-image, mental health, and even your physical wellbeing.

Mental Health Match connects you with top-notch therapists who can help you manage the feelings, behaviors, and triggers associated with traumatic childhood events. Whether you are located in downtown Anaheim, Anaheim Hills, Anaheim Resort Area, Canyon District, or even Disneyland Resort, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Childhood Trauma Symptoms

Childhood trauma stems from childhood abuse, neglect, accidents, and more. It can affect adolescents, teens, and adults, causing them to experience a wide range of symptoms, some of which include:

  • Chronic sadness or depression
  • Worry
  • Anger and irritability
  • Panic attacks
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Mood swings
  • Poor concentration

If you’re experiencing any of these symptoms, therapy can help to improve the quality of your life. You can learn more about childhood trauma and how it affects you in this article from therapist Lacy Shawn.

Overcome Your Childhood Trauma with Therapy

There’s no better time to seek treatment for childhood trauma than now - therapy can help you heal and let go of the trauma. Mental Health Match can help get you started by connecting you with a licensed therapist fast. Get childhood trauma therapy and counseling online or in-person. Browse below, or use our therapist matching survey to get personalized results.

Anaheim, CA Childhood Trauma Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

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Danielle Golan
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Whether you are looking for therapy to address childhood trauma, grief, anxiety, depression or for personal development, I am here to help you work towards a more fulfilling life. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.


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Whether you are looking for therapy to address childhood trauma, grief, anxiety, depression or for personal development, I am here to help you work towards a more fulfilling life. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.

Something to know about my approach is:

I utilize a variety of therapeutic modalities and techniques stemming from CBT, psychodynamic theory and mindfulness based practices. I'm trained in EMDR and Brainspotting, deep healing techniques often used in processing life experiences and trauma.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Burn Out
  • Career Strategies
  • Couples Counseling
  • Family Conflict
  • Life Transitions
  • Open Relationships
  • Relationship Distress
  • Self-acceptance
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma
  • Trauma Related Disorders
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Work stress
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Samantha Gerson
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I aim to forge a deep and trusting relationship, so that you feel comfortable discussing your most protected thoughts and feelings.


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I aim to forge a deep and trusting relationship, so that you feel comfortable discussing your most protected thoughts and feelings.

Something to know about my approach is:

I take a humanistic approach and often use motivational interviewing. I also utilize many other modalities including but not limited to CBT, DBT, and TFCBT.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescent Risk Behaviors
  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Borderline Personality
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Complex Trauma
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)
  • Gender Transition
  • Kink
  • LGBTQ+
  • Polyamory
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Rape and Sexual Assault
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Samantha Gerson remote and phone therapy in California, New York
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Ellen Ottman
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learn to understand how certain ways of being in the world get in the way of you living your best life. We will explore how emotions manifest in your body and practice grounding and relaxing activities that can help you regulate your nervous system.


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Together, we will:

learn to understand how certain ways of being in the world get in the way of you living your best life. We will explore how emotions manifest in your body and practice grounding and relaxing activities that can help you regulate your nervous system.

Something to know about my approach is:

I blend somatic therapy, talk therapy, and mindfulness to help my clients connect to themselves more deeply and move towards a place of healing and self-compassion. My work with clients is trauma-informed and healing-centered.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Burn Out
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Dissociation
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • grief
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosomatic Issues
  • Racial justice
  • Relationship issues
  • Stress
  • Trauma
  • Work-Life Balance
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Ellen Ottman remote and phone therapy in California, North Carolina
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Lisa Paer
Together, we will:

Examine how your past affects your present. Find ways to break old patterns to increase your happiness and life satisfaction. Work on gaining an even deeper understanding of yourself. We might also enjoy funny (and relevant) memes together!


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Together, we will:

Examine how your past affects your present. Find ways to break old patterns to increase your happiness and life satisfaction. Work on gaining an even deeper understanding of yourself. We might also enjoy funny (and relevant) memes together!

Something to know about my approach is:

I will meet you where you're at. The fact that you're even here right now is huge! But showing up to therapy isn't always easy. I'm patient and won't make you go further than you're ready to go, though I may gently nudge every once in a while.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Empaths/HSPs
  • Giftedness
  • grief
  • Highly Sensitive People
  • Perfectionism
  • Procrastination/Motivation
  • Stress
  • Trauma
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Lisa Paer remote and phone therapy in California
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Nicole Preiss, PsyD
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explore your thoughts, feelings, and behaviors and how they align with your values. We will explore ongoing patterns, early attachments in life, and life experiences that have contributed to how you view yourself and the world.


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Together, we will:

explore your thoughts, feelings, and behaviors and how they align with your values. We will explore ongoing patterns, early attachments in life, and life experiences that have contributed to how you view yourself and the world.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach is individualized to you. When you meet with me you will find I have no agenda. I just want to meet you where you are to help you move toward your goals. I view therapy as a collaborative experience to focus on overall wellbeing.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Health Issues
  • Depression
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • grief
  • Life changes
  • Stress Management
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Nicole Preiss, PsyD remote and phone therapy in California, Washington