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Find Childhood Trauma Therapists & Counselors in San Mateo, CA.

 

Childhood trauma can cause you mental trouble long after it occurred. It may affect your relationships, self-image, mental health, and even your physical wellbeing.

Mental Health Match connects you with top-notch therapists who can help you manage the feelings, behaviors, and triggers associated with traumatic childhood events. Whether you are located in downtown San Mateo, the suburbs of San Mateo, other nearby places such as San Bruno, Daly City, or anywhere else in California, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Childhood Trauma Symptoms

Childhood trauma stems from childhood abuse, neglect, accidents, and more. It can affect adolescents, teens, and adults, causing them to experience a wide range of symptoms, some of which include:

  • Chronic sadness or depression
  • Worry
  • Anger and irritability
  • Panic attacks
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Mood swings
  • Poor concentration

If you’re experiencing any of these symptoms, therapy can help to improve the quality of your life. You can learn more about childhood trauma and how it affects you in this article from therapist Lacy Shawn.

Overcome Your Childhood Trauma with Therapy

There’s no better time to seek treatment for childhood trauma than now - therapy can help you heal and let go of the trauma. Mental Health Match can help get you started by connecting you with a licensed therapist fast. Get childhood trauma therapy and counseling online or in-person. Browse below, or use our therapist matching survey to get personalized results.

San Mateo, CA Childhood Trauma Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

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Kaitlyn Kuo
Together, we will:

discuss your current situation, identify triggers, discover past experiences that may contribute to current issues, and then we will work on coping skills or alleviating moods.


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Together, we will:

discuss your current situation, identify triggers, discover past experiences that may contribute to current issues, and then we will work on coping skills or alleviating moods.

Something to know about my approach is:

I believe in whole person treatment. My approach is culturally sensitive, systemic, and holistic. I also provide EMDR to help clients reduce anxiety, overcome trauma, improve confidence and inner strength.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Immigration evaluations
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Racial or Ethnic Identity
  • Trauma
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Kaitlyn Kuo remote and phone therapy in California
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Elizabeth Karsh
Together, we will:

uncover and work through the strategies you adopted to help get through difficult experiences. I am here to help you gain insight into your own nature, and resolve long-standing patterns that are holding you back from the life you desire.


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Together, we will:

uncover and work through the strategies you adopted to help get through difficult experiences. I am here to help you gain insight into your own nature, and resolve long-standing patterns that are holding you back from the life you desire.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am a certified EMDR therapist, utilizing an approach that combines aspects of EMDR along with present moment, body-based awareness. I am a registered yoga teacher (E-RYT), and incorporate yoga to increase awareness and to balance and address mood.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Depression
  • Distress tolerance
  • Life Transitions
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Trauma
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Elizabeth Karsh remote and phone therapy in California
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Gregory Tilden
Together, we will:

Explore patterns that arise in your daily life that create challenges to your personal growth. We will witness how they relate to past conditioning, and explore a variety of tools to help you navigate your lived experience with depth & grace.


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Together, we will:

Explore patterns that arise in your daily life that create challenges to your personal growth. We will witness how they relate to past conditioning, and explore a variety of tools to help you navigate your lived experience with depth & grace.

Something to know about my approach is:

In addition to my humanistic approach to holding space for your story, I bring in the unique lenses of archetypal astrology and image cards to offer an additional introspective perspective. To me, therapy is a collaborative and playful process.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult Adoptees
  • Anxiety
  • Child or Adolescent Therapy
  • College Students
  • Depression
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Existential Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Relationship problems
  • Young Adults
  • Young Men
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Gregory Tilden remote and phone therapy in California
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Alana Morazzini
Together, we will:

Gently examine and explore aspects of yourself and your experiences – some known, some surprising, that can help you better access internal resources and develop stronger, more fulfilling relationships.


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Together, we will:

Gently examine and explore aspects of yourself and your experiences – some known, some surprising, that can help you better access internal resources and develop stronger, more fulfilling relationships.

Something to know about my approach is:

I work from a Relational, Attachment-oriented perspective. My focus in therapy is on relationship patterns and the ways in which we internalize our experiences and often unconsciously recreate them.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment issues
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • grief
  • Maternal Mental Health
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Postpartum Mood Disorders
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Trauma
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Jenna Richardson
Together, we will:

build a safe, trusting, and empathetic environment where we act as co-collaborators in understanding the challenges you are facing, identify useful coping strategies, and help you develop the level of insight to one day ‘become your own therapist’.


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Together, we will:

build a safe, trusting, and empathetic environment where we act as co-collaborators in understanding the challenges you are facing, identify useful coping strategies, and help you develop the level of insight to one day ‘become your own therapist’.

Something to know about my approach is:

I want to hear how therapy is going for you. Tell me what feels right, what doesn't feel right, if you don't like that thing I did. I am enthusiastic about you getting your needs met. If you can do so in therapy, you can do so in other areas of life.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Empowering women
  • Finding Meaning or Purpose
  • Life Transitions
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Racial Trauma
  • Reparenting Yourself
  • Stress
  • Trauma
  • Work-Life Balance
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Jenna Richardson remote and phone therapy in California, Massachusetts, New York