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Do you struggle with low self-esteem? If so, you’re one of many who don’t feel as confident, valuable, or worthy as they should. Fortunately, self-esteem is a condition that can be improved with professional therapy from a licensed therapist or counselor.

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 It is Time to Seek Treatment for Low Self-Esteem

If you’re not sure whether you should seek treatment for low self-esteem, we can help. Here are some low self-esteem signs:

  • You speak negatively about yourself.
  • You compare yourself to others and deem yourself inferior.
  • You have trouble accepting compliments and praise.
  • You struggle to assert yourself in social situations.
  • You have a pessimistic view of life and don’t feel like you can achieve your goals.

If any of these signs ring true to you, you should consider self-esteem therapy. You can also learn more in this article about self-esteem from licensed therapist Nando Raynolds.

Don’t Wait Another Minute: Start Self-Esteem Therapy Today

Without treatment, your self-esteem issues could worsen, making it hard to form healthy relationships and achieve your personal goals. Not to mention, self-esteem left untreated can also lead to depression, substance abuse, and more. Mental Health Match can match you with a professional, licensed therapist who can help you improve your self-esteem and discover a much happier, more confident you! Start by browsing below or using our free therapist matching tool.

California Self Esteem Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

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Anh Hoang Plasencia
Together, we will:

undo aloneness by befriending emotions and heal relationships. You will reconnect with the qualities you already possess, gain awareness of your protectors, patterns, and strengths. You will learn to relate to yourself in a new and different way.


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Together, we will:

undo aloneness by befriending emotions and heal relationships. You will reconnect with the qualities you already possess, gain awareness of your protectors, patterns, and strengths. You will learn to relate to yourself in a new and different way.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am relational, direct, experiential, and privilege the relationship between client and therapist. I utilize a combination of AEDP, Internal Family Systems, DBT, neuroscience and mindfulness practices.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Boundaries
  • Depression
  • Guilt
  • Healing from Relationships
  • Highly Sensitive People
  • Immigration
  • Life Transitions
  • Loneliness
  • Painful emotions
  • People Pleasing
  • Perfectionism
  • Relationship Distress
  • Self-acceptance
  • Self-Worth
  • Shame
  • Trauma
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Anh Hoang Plasencia remote and phone therapy in California
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D. Sophia Wise
Together, we will:

Explore thinking patterns and behaviors that perpetuate your anxiety, panic, and depressive symptoms. We will explore strategies that will help you improve your overall functioning whether it be interpersonal, occupational, social, or academic.


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Together, we will:

Explore thinking patterns and behaviors that perpetuate your anxiety, panic, and depressive symptoms. We will explore strategies that will help you improve your overall functioning whether it be interpersonal, occupational, social, or academic.

Something to know about my approach is:

As a strengths-based therapist, I will teach you strategies to better manage your emotional responses, build confidence in order to face life’s challenges, and build more healthy styles of thinking to reduce depression, anxiety, and panic symptoms.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Depression
  • Functional Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Life Transitions
  • Low Self-Esteem
  • Panic Disorders
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D. Sophia Wise remote and phone therapy in California
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Dr. Michelle Wambach
Together, we will:

Sometimes there are issues you just can't talk about with friends or family-that's where I come in. Together we can figure out a way forward through your current difficulties so that you are stronger in the future and make healthier choices.


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Together, we will:

Sometimes there are issues you just can't talk about with friends or family-that's where I come in. Together we can figure out a way forward through your current difficulties so that you are stronger in the future and make healthier choices.

Something to know about my approach is:

I offer a holistic approach that takes into account mind-body-spirit. I use cognitive-behavioral skills for fear reduction, self-soothing, and emotional clarity. As well as incorporating EMDR, EFT, and body-mindfulness techniques for lasting change.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Aspergers
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Feeling Lost
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • grief
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Holistic Wellness
  • Immigration evaluations
  • Life Transitions
  • Panic Disorders
  • Relationships
  • Reparenting Yourself
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Trauma Recovery
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Dr. Michelle Wambach remote and phone therapy in California, Idaho, Oregon
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Kaylyn Gatto
Together, we will:

Work on overcoming challenges and identify patterns that do not serve you. We will process the difficult experiences or trauma you may have had and learn strategies to cope with and overcome the uncomfortable feelings that may still linger.


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Together, we will:

Work on overcoming challenges and identify patterns that do not serve you. We will process the difficult experiences or trauma you may have had and learn strategies to cope with and overcome the uncomfortable feelings that may still linger.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use a strengths based approach with the knowledge that each client has the inherent ability to work through challenges with a little support. I see the client-therapist relationship as a collaboration and meet each individual where they are at.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • bullying
  • Child Abuse
  • Child behavior issues
  • children of divorce
  • Depression
  • developmental trauma
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Grief counseling
  • LGBTQ+
  • Mood Disorders
  • Pain management
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Substance Use
  • Trauma Recovery
  • Young Adults
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Kaylyn Gatto remote and phone therapy in California
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Natalie Silva
Together, we will:

I will honor our time together by getting to know you, your story and what you would like to take away from therapy.


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Picture of Natalie Silva, therapist in California
VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

I will honor our time together by getting to know you, your story and what you would like to take away from therapy.

Something to know about my approach is:

I focus on utilizing a client centered, humanistic therapeutic approach with the intention of supporting individuals discover their strengths, instill hope and offer empathy in order to find help them find connection and inspire change.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Burn Out
  • Depression
  • Inner Child Work
  • Life Transitions
  • Perinatal
  • Relationship issues
  • Reparenting Yourself
  • Self-Esteem
  • Women's Issues
  • Work stress
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Natalie Silva remote and phone therapy in California