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Do you need support in understanding, accepting, or navigating your sexual orientation? It can be hard to embrace your identity if you are gay or lesbian, and even harder if you identify as bisexual, pansexual, queer, or otherwise. Sometimes the labels of sexual orientation get in the way of just understanding and listening to yourself.

If you aren’t sure of your sexual orientation or which genders you are attracted to, seeking therapy is a great step to take. Whether you are located in downtown Bell Gardens, the suburbs of Bell Gardens, other nearby places such as Montebello, Pico Rivera, 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 Could Benefit from a Therapist for Sexual Orientation

If you’re not sure whether you should seek treatment for sexual orientation issues and identities, we can help. Here are some signs indicating you could use the help of a trained professional:

  • You aren’t sure which genders you are attracted to.
  • You have internal turmoil between what you experience and what you want.
  • You are struggling to accept your sexual orientation.
  • You have experienced, or are currently experiencing, trauma related to your sexual orientation.
  • You need mental or emotional support with regard to your sexual orientation.
  • You don’t feel good about yourself.
  • You want people to know your sexual orientation, but are not sure how to tell them.

As one anonymous contributor shared about therapy and sexual orientation, "Therapy helped me love my queer self for who I am. I learned that I didn’t need to label my sexuality to understand it."

Get Started with Sexual Orientation Therapy Today!

Therapy for sexual orientation can drastically improve your mental health, leading you to become a happier, more confident version of yourself. And Mental Health Match can help you get started by matching you with a quality therapist in your area. Just browse the experts below or use our free therapist matching tool.

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Adam Kaufman
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I HELP MILLENNIAL AND GEN X PROFESSIONALS CONSCIOUSLY GET WHAT THEY WANT (IN LIFE AND RELATIONSHIPS). My expertise is anxiety, relationship/dating/sexual challenges, work/life balance issues, and existential/spiritual concerns.


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I HELP MILLENNIAL AND GEN X PROFESSIONALS CONSCIOUSLY GET WHAT THEY WANT (IN LIFE AND RELATIONSHIPS). My expertise is anxiety, relationship/dating/sexual challenges, work/life balance issues, and existential/spiritual concerns.

Something to know about my approach is:

You may find yourself in a guided meditation or a role-play exercise. Sometimes there is homework. We’ll tune into exactly what you need. I’m here to support you to find your unique, confident voice. The work is to discover your unique truth.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Dating and Romance
  • Existential Issues
  • Financial Concerns
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men's Issues
  • Mindfulness
  • Mindfulness meditation and spirituality
  • Non-monogamy
  • Open Relationships
  • Polyamory
  • Relationship issues
  • Sexual Issues
  • Sexuality
  • Social Anxiety
  • Working Professionals
  • Work-Life Balance
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Rob Nganga
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explore your path to wellness! I am accepting new clients (12+ years old). Please contact me today to schedule your free 15-minute consultation.


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explore your path to wellness! I am accepting new clients (12+ years old). Please contact me today to schedule your free 15-minute consultation.

Something to know about my approach is:

I practice mindfulness, cognitive-behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, and trauma-focused treatments to help clients build skills and gain knowledge necessary to improve their productivity and their relationships.

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  • Communication Issues
  • Cultural Diversity and Identities
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Domestic Violence
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Stress
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Christina Salazar
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We will honor your story by working together towards healing and insight in to your struggles. I work with you to create a treatment plan and goals, this is a collaboration and works best when you are heard.


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We will honor your story by working together towards healing and insight in to your struggles. I work with you to create a treatment plan and goals, this is a collaboration and works best when you are heard.

Something to know about my approach is:

I implement effective psychotherapy methods to educate clients and encourage them to adopt new attitudes and feelings towards life situations. It is essential to keep in mind that therapy is not a magic pill or a quick fix: it is a healing process.

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  • Adjustment issues
  • Anxiety
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression Management
  • Family Therapy
  • LGBTQ+
  • Relationship Distress
  • Trauma
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Erin Powers
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Explore and dismantle your negative core beliefs, work through stuck emotions and tap into your unique inner strengths. We will work on freeing your mind and body of repetitive thought patterns keeping you stuck.


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Explore and dismantle your negative core beliefs, work through stuck emotions and tap into your unique inner strengths. We will work on freeing your mind and body of repetitive thought patterns keeping you stuck.

Something to know about my approach is:

My use of mindfulness in sessions. I enjoy incorporating meditation, breathwork, and creative arts modalities when appropriate. I encourage exploration of self. I will challenge and rewire your negative, self-limiting beliefs holding you back

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  • Ancestral Trauma
  • Anger Management
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bisexuality
  • Body Acceptance
  • Body Image
  • Borderline Personality
  • Boundaries
  • Codependency
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Disordered Eating
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • grief
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Highly Sensitive People
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • medical anxiety
  • Medical Trauma
  • Mindbody Connection
  • Mindfulness meditation and spirituality
  • Paranoia
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Racial Trauma
  • Relationship Distress
  • Religious Trauma
  • Self-acceptance
  • Self-love
  • Social Anxiety
  • Spiritual Exploration
  • Trauma
  • Trauma Recovery
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Kim Thompson
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Together we will identify what might be holding you back from achieving your goals and being your best self. After completing a neuropsychological assessment we will partner in identifying accommodations and I will work with you to advocate for them.


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Together we will identify what might be holding you back from achieving your goals and being your best self. After completing a neuropsychological assessment we will partner in identifying accommodations and I will work with you to advocate for them.

Something to know about my approach is:

I make each client feel like they are my only client- when I am with you, I am 100% focused on your needs and goals. I have an open and inquisitive mind and view you as a partner in identifying your unique form of neurodiversity.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescents
  • Adult ADHD
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • LGBTQ+
  • Psychological/Neurocognitive Evaluations
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Kim Thompson remote and phone therapy in California