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Autism, also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a group of neurodevelopmental disorders that impact your ability to interact socially and communicate effectively. While some think of autism as a disease that can’t be improved, focused therapy can significantly improve the condition.

No matter how severe symptoms are among the Autism spectrum, an experienced therapist can help you better understand yourself, your needs, and what you can do to improve your quality of life. Wherever you are located in California from Alameda to Yucaipa or even Montclair, or anywhere else nearby, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Symptoms of Autism

There are several symptoms of autism that you should know about, and they include:

  • Having trouble communicating how you feel.
  • Being perceived by others as offensive.
  • Shying away from social interactions.
  • Being unable to make friends.
  • Trouble making eye contact.

Aspergers symptoms include:

  • A strong interest in art or intellectual things
  • Delayed development
  • Lack of proper social skills.

If you believe that you fit the description of Autism, it’s wise to connect with a therapist for a formal diagnosis and treatment. Looking for autism information for your child? Read this article to learn about the merits of art therapy for Autism.

Get Treatment for Autism or Aspergers Today!

Mental Health Match can help you find a professional therapist who can improve your symptoms and help you function at a higher level. Finding a licensed therapist on our platform is as easy as browsing the experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Amelia Hall
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Some of the topics that come up in therapy with me are living as a highly sensitive person, neurodivergence, ADHD, depression, anxiety, psychedelic integration, narcissistic abuse, religious and spiritual trauma.


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Some of the topics that come up in therapy with me are living as a highly sensitive person, neurodivergence, ADHD, depression, anxiety, psychedelic integration, narcissistic abuse, religious and spiritual trauma.

Something to know about my approach is:

As an integrative trauma-informed therapist, I am offer ketamine-assisted psychotherapy, as well as transpersonal, depth, EMDR, and expressive arts therapy.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Complex Trauma
  • Highly Sensitive People
  • LGBTQ+
  • Neurodivergence
  • Relationship Distress
  • Religious Trauma
  • Trauma Recovery
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Amelia Hall remote and phone therapy in California
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Christina Castro
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explore the areas of your life that you'd like to change. We will look to discover what lies beneath the uncomfortable feelings and harmful behaviors that you are stuck in. We will explore ways in which you can change your thoughts and behaviors.


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Together, we will:

explore the areas of your life that you'd like to change. We will look to discover what lies beneath the uncomfortable feelings and harmful behaviors that you are stuck in. We will explore ways in which you can change your thoughts and behaviors.

Something to know about my approach is:

I truly believe that true healing and growth can only begin when my client is able to trust me and feel safe to explore uncomfortable feelings and experiences during our time together. I am gentle yet I will challenge you to grow.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Autism Related Challenges
  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Depression
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Divorce Coaching
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Healing from Relationships
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Hispanic and Latino Issues
  • Issues of Middle Adulthood
  • Life Transitions
  • Phobias following auto accidents
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual abuse recovery
  • Trauma Recovery
  • Women's Issues
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Christina Castro remote and phone therapy in California, Florida
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Ginelle Guckenburg
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create space for deep exploration and healing. I make it a priority to build trust and alliance with my clients. We will explore significant attachments and how they've shaped you and the way you show up for loved ones.


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create space for deep exploration and healing. I make it a priority to build trust and alliance with my clients. We will explore significant attachments and how they've shaped you and the way you show up for loved ones.

Something to know about my approach is:

My mission as a therapist is to provide affirming and welcoming therapy for LGBTQ+ and/or neurodivergent individuals and couples. I aim to create space where you feel comfortable showing up as your authentic self.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Attachment Issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Ethical Non-Monogamy
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • LGBTQ+
  • Neurodivergence
  • Sexuality
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Ginelle  Guckenburg remote and phone therapy in California
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Gyna Costa
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I believe that you know what is best for you; and my role is to simply help you develop some tools and become more aware of your inner strength and what is holding you back, so you make the decisions needed to overcome the challenges you are facing.


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I believe that you know what is best for you; and my role is to simply help you develop some tools and become more aware of your inner strength and what is holding you back, so you make the decisions needed to overcome the challenges you are facing.

Something to know about my approach is:

I have informed my practices around trauma, inclusion, connection, and sense of belonging. I enjoy learning from the people I serve and provide care to. I believe that developing a good therapeutic connection is key to a successful treatment.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Acculturation Issues
  • Adult ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Related Challenges
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • First Generation issues
  • Gay Identity
  • generational trauma
  • Immigrants
  • Immigration evaluations
  • Imposter Syndrome
  • Lesbian Identity
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Relationship Distress
  • second generation
  • transgender identity
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Gyna  Costa remote and phone therapy in California
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Dina Bdaiwi
Together, we will:

We will deconstruct myths about you And replace them w/ truths! Remove value/stigma/judgment from your relationship with your body. Accepting and working with the body you have today. Learn how to (do no harm, but) take no shit! Inspire authenticity.


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Together, we will:

We will deconstruct myths about you And replace them w/ truths! Remove value/stigma/judgment from your relationship with your body. Accepting and working with the body you have today. Learn how to (do no harm, but) take no shit! Inspire authenticity.

Something to know about my approach is:

Sometimes it's hard to be a human, to have a body, to deal with family, and to feel safe in relationships. I practice a blend of Narrative, Relational-Cultural, and Feminist Therapies. Context matters, language matters, identity matters.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Acculturation Issues
  • Adolescents
  • Alternative Relationships
  • Body Acceptance
  • Body Image
  • Developing Secure Attachment
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Domestic Violence Survivors
  • Emotional regulation
  • Emotion Dysregulation
  • Empowering women
  • Empowerment
  • Ethical Non-Monogamy
  • Exploring Attachment Styles
  • Gender Diversity
  • gender exploration
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • grief
  • Health at every size
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Inner Child Work
  • LGBTQ+
  • Neurodivergence
  • Nonbinary Gender Identity
  • Polyamory
  • Queer Identity
  • Rape and Sexual Assault
  • Relationship Distress
  • Religious Identity
  • Sexuality
  • Sexual Self-Esteem
  • Sex worker support
  • Social Justice
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Suicidality
  • supporting LGBT children
  • Undocumented Residents
  • Women's Identity/Image
  • Young Adults
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Dina Bdaiwi remote and phone therapy in California