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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. 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.

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  • You are withdrawn or avoiding friends and family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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Kimberly Ciardella
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I will challenge you to let go of the things that are keeping you stuck, and support you through the pain that comes with letting go. I will make space for you to reflect on your lived experience and give you permission to question all of it.


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I will challenge you to let go of the things that are keeping you stuck, and support you through the pain that comes with letting go. I will make space for you to reflect on your lived experience and give you permission to question all of it.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach is guided by much of my own personal journey but also the guides that have been present on my path. Relational life therapy, Internal Family Systems, Somatic Therapy, Mindfulness, are just some of the guidance I integrate into my practice

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Birth Trauma
  • Breakups
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  • Complex Trauma
  • Concussion/Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
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  • Intergenerational Trauma
  • Loving Someone with a Mental Health Disorder
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  • Men
  • Menopause
  • Mid-Life Issues
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  • PCOS
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  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PMDD)
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  • Spirituality
  • Spiritually Transformative Experiences
  • Spiritual Trauma
  • Teen Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Vicarious Trauma
  • Women
  • Women’s Health
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Breana Moore
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It is my aim to collaborate with you to cultivate a positive, therapeutic relationship that allows you to thrive.


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It is my aim to collaborate with you to cultivate a positive, therapeutic relationship that allows you to thrive.

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My therapeutic approach is centered around Person-Centered care, Wholistic, Culturally-Sensitive, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, Grief Therapy/Bereavement Support, Strengths-Based Perspective, Motivational Interviewing, Faith Integrated Intervention

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Caregivers
  • Chronic Illness
  • Faith and Spirituality
  • Grief
  • Interpersonal Difficulties
  • Racial or Ethnic Identity
  • Racial Trauma
  • Self-Esteem
  • Stress
  • Trauma
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Susie Baker
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Challenge the old belief systems and patterns that no longer serve you. Using thought-reframing and mindfulness techniques, we will identify the skills you need in your toolbox. It's no surprise that change is difficult, but it’s possible together.


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Together, we will:

Challenge the old belief systems and patterns that no longer serve you. Using thought-reframing and mindfulness techniques, we will identify the skills you need in your toolbox. It's no surprise that change is difficult, but it’s possible together.

Something to know about my approach is:

I start with value identification. In order to be someone you’ve never been, you have to try something you’ve never tried. We quiet negative self-talk and calm your swirling thoughts. We master coping skills to feel more grounded and self-assured.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Work Stress
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Melissa Murren
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We'll work on finding solutions and strategies to problems you're facing today, but we'll also look at patterns that recur and keep you locked into repeating problems again & again. This way, you'll finally be able to make changes that last!


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We'll work on finding solutions and strategies to problems you're facing today, but we'll also look at patterns that recur and keep you locked into repeating problems again & again. This way, you'll finally be able to make changes that last!

Something to know about my approach is:

I have a lot of experience working with all different types of people, and I love learning from my clients. I hope you'll find our work together to be collaborative, empowering, and meaningful. I'm here to help you hear your voice more clearly.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Caregivers
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • End of Life
  • Finding Meaning or Purpose
  • Life Transitions
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La Tanya Wallace
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Themes of mindfulness, relaxation, supplemental, nutritional and energetic balancing are integrated to empower you to cultivate self-awareness, manage stress, and boost mental wellness.


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Themes of mindfulness, relaxation, supplemental, nutritional and energetic balancing are integrated to empower you to cultivate self-awareness, manage stress, and boost mental wellness.

Something to know about my approach is:

My ideology entails a client-centered, integrative approach. Your unique needs, cultural and personal values and goals are valued as the core of interventions and treatment.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confidence
  • Depression
  • Life Transitions
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Esteem
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La Tanya Wallace remote and phone therapy in California, Oregon, Texas