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Find Chronic Pain Therapists & Counselors in Santa Barbara, CA.

 

Is chronic pain making everyday life a challenge? If your chronic pain has you feeling depressed, unworthy, moody, or otherwise out of sorts, chronic pain therapy is an option you should explore.

With a chronic pain therapist, you’ll be able to explore your mental state and learn coping skills to help you feel better. Whether you are located in downtown Santa Barbara, the suburbs of Santa Barbara, other nearby places such as Ventura, Lompoc, or anywhere else in California, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Chronic Pain Effects on Mental Health

The effects of chronic pain are more than physical; they often affect your mental and emotional well-being. Here are some chronic pain effects that therapy can help to remedy:

  • Sadness.
  • Persistent stress.
  • Anxiety.
  • Lack of control over your emotions.
  • Feeling isolated or like others don’t understand you.
  • Feeling hopeless about the future.

You may not experience all of these symptoms, but if you’re experiencing any of these and they’re affecting your life, it’s time to consider therapy. If you’re interested in how therapy can help, read licensed therapist Stephanie Rodenberg-Lewis’s article about how to fully live life with a chronic illness.

Take Charge of Your Mental Health with Chronic Pain Therapy

Under the direction of a licensed mental health professional, you can begin to regain your emotional and mental health. Mental Health Match can help you find a local therapist or counselor in minutes! Start by browsing chronic pain experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

Santa Barbara, CA Chronic Pain Therapists- List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

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Cait Glenn
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Reduce your worry and stress and have you feeling less overwhelmed, calm and clear. Anxiety and stress can stop you from being able to move forward and can keep you feeling stuck. I can help rid you of these feelings and have you reclaim your life.


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Reduce your worry and stress and have you feeling less overwhelmed, calm and clear. Anxiety and stress can stop you from being able to move forward and can keep you feeling stuck. I can help rid you of these feelings and have you reclaim your life.

Something to know about my approach is:

My belief is that anyone can benefit from therapy and that we all have our own unique beliefs and worries that can impact our lives. I have an integrative approach and look at therapy as a way to identify what works best for you and what doesn’t.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Cancer Diagnosis
  • Career Transitions
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Creatives
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • grief
  • Health Anxiety
  • Illness Anxiety Disorder
  • Life Transitions
  • Medical Trauma
  • Millenials
  • Millennial Issues
  • Relationship Distress
  • Relationship issues
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Cait Glenn remote and phone therapy in California, Nevada
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Genean Jeffery
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develop a plan that is tailored to your individual needs. I believe that everyone can benefit from having an ongoing and supportive therapeutic relationship, which is a collaborative alliance based on trust, empathy, and validation.


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develop a plan that is tailored to your individual needs. I believe that everyone can benefit from having an ongoing and supportive therapeutic relationship, which is a collaborative alliance based on trust, empathy, and validation.

Something to know about my approach is:

By gaining insights into old beliefs that no longer serve you, discovering strengths already within you, and developing more profound acceptance of yourself and others, your life can become more manageable, fulfilling, and peaceful.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger Management
  • Breakups
  • Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Grief counseling
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Job Loss
  • LGBTQ+
  • Low Self-Esteem
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Stress Management
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Genean Jeffery remote and phone therapy in California
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Ellen Ottman
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learn to understand how certain ways of being in the world get in the way of you living your best life. We will explore how emotions manifest in your body and practice grounding and relaxing activities that can help you regulate your nervous system.


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learn to understand how certain ways of being in the world get in the way of you living your best life. We will explore how emotions manifest in your body and practice grounding and relaxing activities that can help you regulate your nervous system.

Something to know about my approach is:

I blend somatic therapy, talk therapy, and mindfulness to help my clients connect to themselves more deeply and move towards a place of healing and self-compassion. My work with clients is trauma-informed and healing-centered.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Burn Out
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Dissociation
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • grief
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosomatic Issues
  • Racial justice
  • Relationship issues
  • Stress
  • Trauma
  • Work-Life Balance
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Ellen Ottman remote and phone therapy in California
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Elaine Skoulas
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We will examine what is holding you back and help develop new ways of responding to life's challenges. We will practice what helps you to feel grounded, confident, and more in control to improve self-worth, relationships, and heal past trauma.


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We will examine what is holding you back and help develop new ways of responding to life's challenges. We will practice what helps you to feel grounded, confident, and more in control to improve self-worth, relationships, and heal past trauma.

Something to know about my approach is:

I will help you get unstuck by exploring patterns that have been useful at times but no longer serve you. I believe that the therapeutic relationship between us is what helps to provide healing by modeling intimacy and depth for all relationships.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Aging and Getting Older
  • Anxiety
  • Artists & Creative Personalities
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Creatives
  • Depression
  • grief
  • Highly Sensitive People
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Social Anxiety
  • Social Isolation
  • Trauma
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Elaine Skoulas remote and phone therapy in California
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Christina Castro
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explore the areas of your life that you'd like to change. We will look to discover what lies beneath the uncomfortable feelings and harmful behaviors that you are stuck in. We will explore ways in which you can change your thoughts and behaviors.


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Together, we will:

explore the areas of your life that you'd like to change. We will look to discover what lies beneath the uncomfortable feelings and harmful behaviors that you are stuck in. We will explore ways in which you can change your thoughts and behaviors.

Something to know about my approach is:

I truly believe that true healing and growth can only begin when my client is able to trust me and feel safe to explore uncomfortable feelings and experiences during our time together. I am gentle yet I will challenge you to grow.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Autism Related Challenges
  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Depression
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Hispanic and Latino Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Phobias following auto accidents
  • Sexual abuse recovery
  • Trauma Recovery
  • Women's Issues
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Christina Castro remote and phone therapy in California, Florida