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Everyone deals with traumatic events and experiences at some point, but that doesn’t make them any easier to deal with. Sometimes we can process trauma and get on with our lives, and other times it just becomes too much to bear.

This is where trauma therapy can help. 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.

Do You Need a Trauma Therapist?

Are you on the fence regarding whether you should see a trauma therapist? This section will help you decide.

If you’ve dealt with a traumatic event (a death, rape, natural disaster, war, etc.), a therapist may be able to help you if you are experiencing any of the following signs of psychological trauma:

  • Recurring memories of the traumatic event
  • Nightmares
  • Anger and irritability
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Recurring headaches
  • Depression

Read this article to learn more about how to heal from trauma.

Take Action: Get Trauma Therapy Today

A professional therapist or counselor can assist you in unpacking your feelings about the event and teach you proven techniques to help you heal. With Mental Health Match, you can find a therapist who specializes in helping people move forward after trauma. Use our therapist matching tool to get started.

California Trauma Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

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Samantha Grimes
Together, we will:

Explore and identify patterns in attachment, strategies, and ways of coping. We will work together to find your true self again.


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Together, we will:

Explore and identify patterns in attachment, strategies, and ways of coping. We will work together to find your true self again.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am a mirror that allows you to look deeper into yourself. We will explore your relationships with self, others, and your own narratives. I use EMDR and Brainspotting to help process the parts of your story that are hard to put words to.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Anxiety
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Relationships
  • Partners & Family of Addiction
  • Romantic Relationships
  • Trauma
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Amy Anderson
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Conquer the world! Really, we can formulate the plan for YOU to feel you can conquer YOUR world!


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Conquer the world! Really, we can formulate the plan for YOU to feel you can conquer YOUR world!

Something to know about my approach is:

I'm strength based, compassionate, non-judgmental, funny, and direct.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Men's Issues
  • Perfectionism
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Trauma EMDR
  • Women's Issues
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Alexa Casale
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Together we will work to tackle the problems in your life by drawing out your strengths, discovering your resources, and harnessing a deeper awareness of the mind and body connection. My goal is to increase your sense of joy and fulfillment.


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Together, we will:

Together we will work to tackle the problems in your life by drawing out your strengths, discovering your resources, and harnessing a deeper awareness of the mind and body connection. My goal is to increase your sense of joy and fulfillment.

Something to know about my approach is:

My practice is based in Narrative Therapy, a strength based approach in which we work together to consider the storylines of your life that are most accurate and helpful. I also use Somatic Experiencing to help you gain awareness of your body.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment issues
  • Anxiety
  • Complex Trauma
  • Depression
  • Family Dynamics
  • Life Transitions
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
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Alexa Casale remote and phone therapy in California
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Amelia Hall
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Some of the topics that come up in therapy with me are living as a highly sensitive person, neurodivergence, ADHD, depression, anxiety, psychedelic integration, narcissistic abuse, religious and spiritual trauma.


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Some of the topics that come up in therapy with me are living as a highly sensitive person, neurodivergence, ADHD, depression, anxiety, psychedelic integration, narcissistic abuse, religious and spiritual trauma.

Something to know about my approach is:

As an integrative trauma-informed therapist, I am offer ketamine-assisted psychotherapy, as well as transpersonal, depth, EMDR, and expressive arts therapy.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Complex Trauma
  • Highly Sensitive People
  • LGBTQ+
  • Neurodivergence
  • Relationship Distress
  • Religious Trauma
  • Trauma Recovery
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Amelia Hall remote and phone therapy in California
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Lauren Miller
Together, we will:

Work towards processing your past and present in order to achieve new awareness of emotions, needs, relationship dynamics, and self-understanding. We will take a look at the impact of trauma in order to move towards healing.


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Together, we will:

Work towards processing your past and present in order to achieve new awareness of emotions, needs, relationship dynamics, and self-understanding. We will take a look at the impact of trauma in order to move towards healing.

Something to know about my approach is:

I provide a safe space for you to explore your challenges at a pace that feels comfortable to you. My approach is relational and collaborative. Safety in the therapeutic relationship is key.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Complex Trauma
  • Depression
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Distress
  • Self-Esteem
  • Trauma
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Lauren Miller remote and phone therapy in California