Find Illness Therapists & Counselors in Placentia, CA.

 

Chronic illnesses not only affect your physical health, but they can also be harmful for your mental health. Many sufferers of chronic illnesses, like Diabetes, Lupus, chronic pain, or Crohn’s Disease end up with mental disorders ranging from anxiety to depression, which can make life harder.

Luckily, Mental Health Match can match you with a chronic illness therapist who can help you manage the stress, fear, and angst surrounding your diagnosis. Whether you are located in downtown Placentia, the suburbs of Placentia, other nearby places such as Brea, Orange, 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 May Need Chronic Illness Counseling

If you’re not sure whether you need chronic illness counseling, we can help. Here are some signs that indicate that you should consider therapy:

  • You feel stressed out about the diagnosis and your future.
  • You have feelings of anxiety and sadness.
  • You have trouble concentrating throughout the day.
  • You are withdrawn or apathetic about relationships that used to matter
  • You don’t sleep well.

Read this article for tips about living with a chronic illness from a licensed therapist.

Feel Better with Chronic Illness Counseling

Now is the best time to seek treatment for a chronic illness or diagnosis. 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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Together we work to help you make changes that stick. Hypnosis is a powerful tool that will enable you to make permanent, life-enhancing changes by reaching your subconscious mind, where true and lasting change occurs.


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Together we work to help you make changes that stick. Hypnosis is a powerful tool that will enable you to make permanent, life-enhancing changes by reaching your subconscious mind, where true and lasting change occurs.

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I use a client-centered approach, understanding that each client is different. I listen and work with you in your best interest.

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  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Cigarettes and Smoking
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Procrastination/Motivation
  • Self-Esteem
  • Test/Performance Anxiety
  • Weight Loss
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Tara Makhani
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Minimize barriers, accomplish your goals, and grow the insight, tools, and resilience to be able to apply your gained knowledge to any obstacles that come your way. What is often left unsaid is your step to a better life, so let's start talking.


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Minimize barriers, accomplish your goals, and grow the insight, tools, and resilience to be able to apply your gained knowledge to any obstacles that come your way. What is often left unsaid is your step to a better life, so let's start talking.

Something to know about my approach is:

Each client needs a little something different, and I tailor my approach to meet your needs. I want to gain a better understanding of the person(s) across from me and help them to process what hasn't been working and get closer to what will.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Breakups
  • Chronic Illness
  • Codependency
  • College Students
  • Communication Issues
  • Dating and Romance
  • Family Conflict
  • Life Transitions
  • multicultural identity
  • Panic Attacks
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Distress
  • Relationship problems
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Social Justice
  • Stress Management
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Phuong Le
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I have dedicatedly career to empower and enhance the voice and strength of the culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities. You can count on my empathetic and person-centered approach towards every conversation we take part on.


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I have dedicatedly career to empower and enhance the voice and strength of the culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities. You can count on my empathetic and person-centered approach towards every conversation we take part on.

Something to know about my approach is:

I specialize in addressing healing despite external adversities, mental and physical conditions using internal and cultural strengths. I have led clients through painful experiences of trauma and grief resulting from inequities and racial distress

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Friendships
  • grief
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Life Stages
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship issues
  • Romantic Relationships
  • Stress Management
  • Substance Abuse
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Christina Dee
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Explore and release both the pain of the past and the fear of the future while strengthening the capacity to meet life’s challenges with a balanced mind and compassionate, resilient heart.


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Explore and release both the pain of the past and the fear of the future while strengthening the capacity to meet life’s challenges with a balanced mind and compassionate, resilient heart.

Something to know about my approach is:

My psychotherapy practice integrates psychodynamic, existential, Jungian, trauma-informed, neuroscience, meditative-based, somatic and depth approaches to psychological growth, emotional healing, and spiritual transformation.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Abuse
  • Aging and Getting Older
  • Anxiety
  • Artists & Creative Personalities
  • Attachment Issues
  • Bereavement
  • Cancer Diagnosis
  • Career Transitions
  • Caregiver Stress
  • Childhood Issues
  • Climate change stress
  • Codependency
  • Communication
  • Compassion Fatigue
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Confidence and Self-worth
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • COVID related issues
  • Creative Blocks
  • Depression
  • Emotional abuse
  • Emotional regulation
  • Existential Issues
  • Family of Origin
  • Fear of Failure
  • Finances
  • Finding Meaning or Purpose
  • Forgiveness
  • Gender
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • Goals/Accountability
  • Grief counseling
  • Healthcare workers
  • Inner Child Work
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Satisfaction and Fulfillment
  • Life Transitions
  • Loneliness
  • Marriage
  • Mindfulness meditation and spirituality
  • Miscarriage
  • Moving and Relocation
  • Negative Self-Talk
  • Nervous System Regulation
  • Pain management
  • Panic
  • Positive Psychology
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Racial justice
  • Racial Trauma
  • Racism
  • Relationship Distress
  • Relationship Exploration and Enhancement
  • Relationship Patterns
  • Secondary Trauma
  • Self-acceptance
  • Self care
  • Self-Compassion
  • Self-love
  • Self Regulation
  • Self Understanding
  • Separation
  • Shame
  • Social media use
  • Spiritual Exploration
  • Trauma
  • Trauma Recovery
  • Trust Issues
  • Unmet Emotional Needs
  • Vulnerability
  • Women's Identity/Image
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Work stress
  • Young Adults
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Elle Lee
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explore your mental health challenges and work collaboratively to achieve the results you want to see happen for yourself.


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Together, we will:

explore your mental health challenges and work collaboratively to achieve the results you want to see happen for yourself.

Something to know about my approach is:

I'm trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), a proven approach to improving anxiety and depression symptoms. I complete a comprehensive assessment to learn more about you to develop a treatment plan targeting your pain points and struggles.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Body Image
  • Chronic Illness Management
  • Depression
  • Illness Anxiety Disorder
  • Life Transitions
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Social Anxiety
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Elle Lee remote and phone therapy in California