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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 Martinez, the suburbs of Martinez, other nearby places such as Concord, Walnut Creek, 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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Rebecca Hulbert
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Explore a deeper understanding of your life experiences and how they may impact you today. We will work to recognize how boundaries create healthier relationships. We will also explore generational trauma and how to heal from these cycles.


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Explore a deeper understanding of your life experiences and how they may impact you today. We will work to recognize how boundaries create healthier relationships. We will also explore generational trauma and how to heal from these cycles.

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I believe our relationships, views of self, and outlook on life are impacted by our early life experiences and attachment style to our caregivers.

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  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • LGBTQ+
  • quarter life crisis
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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.

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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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Mason Lewerenz
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Help you discover who you are as a holistic being. Whether that's in realms like sexuality and gender or self-esteem, relationships, or career. We will explore your parts and bring them together to strengthen you are a whole.


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Help you discover who you are as a holistic being. Whether that's in realms like sexuality and gender or self-esteem, relationships, or career. We will explore your parts and bring them together to strengthen you are a whole.

Something to know about my approach is:

I practice Eclectic Therapy. I don't believe in one-size therapy so I tend to tailor my approach to what works best for each client. Some of the theories I use are: Relational, Humanistic, Cognitive-Behavioral, Attachment, and Psychodynamic.

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  • Anxiety
  • Consensual Non-Monogamy
  • Depression
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • Kink
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Open Relationships
  • Polyamory
  • Relationship Distress
  • Social Anxiety
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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.

Something to know about my approach is:

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.

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  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Wounds
  • Body Image
  • Depression
  • Disordered Eating
  • Fat Liberation
  • LGBTQ+
  • Perfectionism
  • Religious Trauma
  • Trauma Related Disorders
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Ellen Ross
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Take a look at what's going on that inspired you to contact me, and figure out what you might be able to do differently in the service of living a vibrant, meaningful life. I'll want to understand what you've already tried so we can make a new plan.


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Take a look at what's going on that inspired you to contact me, and figure out what you might be able to do differently in the service of living a vibrant, meaningful life. I'll want to understand what you've already tried so we can make a new plan.

Something to know about my approach is:

I want to help you shift your relationship with difficult emotions and internal experiences. So often we are in overdrive trying to just feel better, and sometimes the things we do in pursuit of feeling better are getting in the way.

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  • Depression
  • High anxiety
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Relationship Distress
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Ellen Ross remote and phone therapy in California