Find Shame Therapists & Counselors in Antioch, CA.

 

Is shame negatively affecting your life? Many people feel shame for all sorts of reasons, but shame is often a weapon used in bullying behaviors to make others feel defenseless, embarrassed, or confused. If you are experiencing these symptoms of shame, then it's a good idea to seek professional assistance from a licensed therapist, who can help you make sense of those feelings and stop them at the source.

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.

Common Signs of Shame

If you’re wondering whether you’re experiencing shame, this section is for you. Shame can bring on a myriad of symptoms, including:

  • Feelings of vulnerability.
  • Feelings of rejection.
  • Feeling small in relation to others.
  • Worrying about failing.
  • Worrying about what others may think about you.

This is not an exhaustive list. Licensed therapist Aaron Mason wrote this article about shame, imperfections, and the difference between guilt and shame.

Don’t Wait: Get Shame Counseling Today!

It’s totally normal to feel shame in the short term, but when these feelings linger or grow over time, they can have detrimental effects on your self-esteem and mental health as a whole. Therapy can help tremendously by helping you discover the source of your shame and how to overcome it. And Mental Health Match can help you find a quality therapist to get started. Start by browsing below or using our free therapist matching tool.

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Dr. Joseph Lancaster
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Being able to help individuals identify a lack of direction in life enables them to address issues of depression, anxiety, grief, and suffering. Many people feel lost and in need of guidance; my goal is to help them discover a successful path.


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Being able to help individuals identify a lack of direction in life enables them to address issues of depression, anxiety, grief, and suffering. Many people feel lost and in need of guidance; my goal is to help them discover a successful path.

Something to know about my approach is:

I had the privilege to be under the wing of mentorship of Dr. Stephan A. Hoeller, the renowned Gnostic-Jungian scholar. With this background, I have created my own method of therapy over the last 18 years; I call it “Gnostic Pneumatherapy”.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Depression
  • Fear of Failure
  • Guilt
  • High anxiety
  • Low Self-Esteem
  • Negative Self-Talk
  • Shame
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Jessica Ogilvie
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Shed the layers that are no longer protecting you so that you can live fully and authentically.Whether you are trying to recover from trauma, body image distress, disordered eating, perfectionism, or anxiety, I will help you find your way to healing.


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Shed the layers that are no longer protecting you so that you can live fully and authentically.Whether you are trying to recover from trauma, body image distress, disordered eating, perfectionism, or anxiety, I will help you find your way to healing.

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Utilizing a variety of somatic and mindfulness based therapies, I support people in connecting to the fullness of themselves, rather than continuing to move through the world in a way that feels disingenuous, disconnected, and/or static.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Wounds
  • Body Image
  • Depression
  • Disordered Eating
  • Fat Liberation
  • LGBTQ+
  • Perfectionism
  • Religious Trauma
  • Trauma Related Disorders
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Anna Pavlov
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Therapy is not easy, it takes courage! If you are in a season of searching, self-exploration, and in need of solutions, you are have already taken the bravest step that I honor and respect.


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Therapy is not easy, it takes courage! If you are in a season of searching, self-exploration, and in need of solutions, you are have already taken the bravest step that I honor and respect.

Something to know about my approach is:

My typical client is struggling with things like self-worth, personality disorders, anxiety, depression, life transition, loneliness, confusion, boundaries and relationship stressors.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Boundaries
  • Codependency
  • Confidence and Self-worth
  • Depression
  • Faith and Spirituality
  • Identity Issues
  • Life Coaching
  • Relationship Coaching
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Relationship Distress
  • Relationship Skills
  • Religious Trauma
  • Sadness
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Self-Worth
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma
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Ranique Hopkins
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Teaches clients practical tools that lead to their empowerment, growth, and healing. By creating a safe, open, and secure space, clients can sort out their vulnerabilities and move toward their desired outcomes, goals, and desires.


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Teaches clients practical tools that lead to their empowerment, growth, and healing. By creating a safe, open, and secure space, clients can sort out their vulnerabilities and move toward their desired outcomes, goals, and desires.

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Employs a diverse, tailored therapeutic approach with interventions from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Art therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Play Therapy, and Trauma-Informed Care.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Black and African American Issues
  • Black Female Issues
  • Black Male Issues
  • Depression
  • grief
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Men's Issues
  • Panic
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Relationship Distress
  • Self-Esteem
  • Trauma
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Esma Verma
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I often use tools like somatic therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and energy psychology. The goal of these techniques is to dislodge old patterns and and bring the mind and body together so you can experience life with ease.


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I often use tools like somatic therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and energy psychology. The goal of these techniques is to dislodge old patterns and and bring the mind and body together so you can experience life with ease.

Something to know about my approach is:

I show up as my authentic self to each session because I know how important it is to be able to trust and relate to your therapist. I will celebrate your wins with you, and I will sit with you to help you process the tough stuff.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Boundaries
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Life Stress
  • Relationships
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma
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