Find Illness Therapists & Counselors in Westminster, 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 Westminster, the suburbs of Westminster, other nearby places such as Fountain Valley, Cypress, 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  • You are withdrawn or apathetic about relationships that used to matter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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Krystal Handy
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Get you on the path to living your best life.


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Together, we will:

Get you on the path to living your best life.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with nearly 17 years of experience in human services and mental health. My foundation in multicultural studies and my past experience as a domestic violence legal advocate inform my current approach to clinical practice.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Family Conflict
  • grief
  • Postpartum
  • Pregnancy
  • Prenatal
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Stress Management
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma
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Andrew Schuessler
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discuss a wide variety of topics like values, purpose, finding meaning and making authentic connections with others. We will talk about the issues you face and work together to find the solution that works best for you.


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Together, we will:

discuss a wide variety of topics like values, purpose, finding meaning and making authentic connections with others. We will talk about the issues you face and work together to find the solution that works best for you.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach to therapy is to find out what is driving the behavior, feelings or physical symptoms that you want to work on in therapy. By understanding the source of the issues we can identify a more lasting solution.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictive behaviors
  • Adolescents
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Couples Therapy
  • Men's Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Nurse Burnout
  • Physician burnout
  • Therapist for other Therapists
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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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Jon Fournier
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We will be able to make a safe space for you to begin the journey of ending your suffering. I want you to feel safe and companioned as you begin to tend to wounds, both old and new, and move toward healing and self-evolution.


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Together, we will:

We will be able to make a safe space for you to begin the journey of ending your suffering. I want you to feel safe and companioned as you begin to tend to wounds, both old and new, and move toward healing and self-evolution.

Something to know about my approach is:

My warm, gentle, and positive professional style lends itself well to the co-creation of a safe therapeutic space for you to explore your inner world and generate solutions to both immediate and long standing problems.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Family Conflict
  • grief
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Stress Management
  • Substance use disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma
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Jon Fournier remote and phone therapy in California
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Danielle Guerrero
Together, we will:

overcome symptoms of depression and anxiety and begin to lead a more fulfilled life in which you feel more connected to yourself, others and the world.


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Together, we will:

overcome symptoms of depression and anxiety and begin to lead a more fulfilled life in which you feel more connected to yourself, others and the world.

Something to know about my approach is:

I draw from a psychodynamic, CBT, and DBT approach. Past experiences and traumas dating back to childhood strongly influence the way we feel about ourselves and others. With families I do a family systems approach unique to each family's needs.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Abuse and Neglect
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Alcohol Use Disorders
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Aspergers
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Drug Use
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Family Conflict
  • grief
  • Mood Disorders
  • Postpartum
  • Pregnancy
  • Prenatal
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Substance use disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
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Danielle Guerrero remote and phone therapy in California