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Find Cancer Diagnosis Therapists & Counselors in Antioch, CA.

 

A cancer diagnosis is scary, and while your focus may be on your physical health, your mental health may also be at risk. Many sufferers of cancer, radiation, or chemotherapy end up with mental disorders or challenges ranging from anxiety to depression, which can make life even harder.

Luckily, Mental Health Match can match you with a therapist who can help you manage the stress, fear, and angst surrounding a cancer diagnosis, oncology, and treatment. Whether you are located in downtown Antioch, the suburbs of Antioch, other nearby places such as Concord, Pittsburg, or anywhere else in California, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You May Need Cancer Counseling

If you’re not sure whether you need cancer counseling, we can help. Here are some signs that indicate that you should consider therapy:

  • You are overwhelmed by fear or sadness.
  • You are withdrawn or avoiding friends and family
  • You no longer want to do things that used to excite you.
  • You’ve lost your appetite.
  • You can’t sleep.

Read this article to learn more about distress caused by a cancer diagnosis.

Feel Better with Cancer Counseling

Now is the best time to seek treatment for concerns about cancer. Mental Health Match can help you get started by connecting you with the most suitable therapist for your needs. Browse below or use our free therapist matching tool.

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Elaine Skoulas
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We will examine what is holding you back and help develop new ways of responding to life's challenges. We will practice what helps you to feel grounded, confident, and more in control to improve self-worth, relationships, and heal past trauma.


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Together, we will:

We will examine what is holding you back and help develop new ways of responding to life's challenges. We will practice what helps you to feel grounded, confident, and more in control to improve self-worth, relationships, and heal past trauma.

Something to know about my approach is:

I will help you get unstuck by exploring patterns that have been useful at times but no longer serve you. We work together to deepen insight and work on real time changes for a better way of living.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Anxiety
  • Artists & Creative Personalities
  • Chronic Pain
  • Grief counseling
  • Healthcare workers
  • Highly Sensitive People
  • Life Transitions
  • Relationships
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma
  • Work-Life Balance
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Elaine Skoulas remote and phone therapy in California
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Kristin Miyoko Papa
Together, we will:

develop a plan so you can regain your sense of self & feel empowered to make changes while learning new skills. I’ll help you align your life with your values so you can show up more fully in your relationships & feel more grounded in your life.


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Together, we will:

develop a plan so you can regain your sense of self & feel empowered to make changes while learning new skills. I’ll help you align your life with your values so you can show up more fully in your relationships & feel more grounded in your life.

Something to know about my approach is:

we'll clarify your values so they can be your road map towards the life you want & to be more present. I'll help you apply what we've discussed in session to create momentum & positive changes in your day to day life to see real impact of our work.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • career burnout
  • Chronic Health Issues
  • Chronic Illness
  • Climate change stress
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Holistic Wellness
  • Life Transitions
  • Midlife Challenges
  • Mindfulness
  • Parental Burnout
  • Procrastination/Motivation
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Women's Issues
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Kristin Miyoko Papa remote and phone therapy in California, Florida, Puerto Rico
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Dr. Kimia Mansoor
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work together to increase your self-knowledge and to empower you to move forward, even in the most difficult circumstances.


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Together, we will:

work together to increase your self-knowledge and to empower you to move forward, even in the most difficult circumstances.

Something to know about my approach is:

I attune to the ways culture, attachment, and trauma influence a person's life. My practice is informed by psychodynamics, attachment theory, social justice, family systems, and other depth-focused approaches to treatment.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety
  • Blended Families
  • Burn Out
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex Trauma
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Dissatisfaction
  • Healing from Relationships
  • Identity Development
  • Immigration
  • Imposter Syndrome
  • Isolation
  • Life Transitions
  • Loneliness
  • Perfectionism
  • Racial Trauma
  • Relationship Distress
  • Relationship Skills
  • Self-Awareness
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Worth
  • Social Anxiety
  • Substance Use
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Dr. Kimia Mansoor remote and phone therapy in California
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Jennifer Macias
Together, we will:

Everyone is different, but together, we will learn what strategies work best for you to get to where you want to go. We will explore how the past may be influencing the present, and in turn how we can influence how we want our lives to evolve.


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Together, we will:

Everyone is different, but together, we will learn what strategies work best for you to get to where you want to go. We will explore how the past may be influencing the present, and in turn how we can influence how we want our lives to evolve.

Something to know about my approach is:

I strive for my clients to feel seen and heard on a deep level wile creating a safe space to share what is most important. I will help you gain insight, and develop coping skills and strategies to deal with what life throws your way.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Grief counseling
  • Imposter Syndrome
  • Life Adjustment
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
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Jennifer Macias remote and phone therapy in California, North Carolina
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Jasmine Eddy
Together, we will:

increase your self-awareness, improve your relationship with yourself, your family, and your community. We will examine the narratives that have shaped your life, and identify the strengths you bring to the world.


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Together, we will:

increase your self-awareness, improve your relationship with yourself, your family, and your community. We will examine the narratives that have shaped your life, and identify the strengths you bring to the world.

Something to know about my approach is:

I often incorporate creative arts practices, such as visual arts, dance/movement, and creative writing to facilitate the self-exploration process.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Chronic Illness
  • Relationship issues
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Veterans / Military Families
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Jasmine Eddy remote and phone therapy in California