Find Trauma Therapists & Counselors in Westminster, CA.

 

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. 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.

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.

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Kate Williams
Together, we will:

first review your history, reasons for coming to therapy and goals for treatment. After that we will practice skills for feeling calm and safe. Lastly we will reprocess traumatic experiences so they don't bother you as much anymore!


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Together, we will:

first review your history, reasons for coming to therapy and goals for treatment. After that we will practice skills for feeling calm and safe. Lastly we will reprocess traumatic experiences so they don't bother you as much anymore!

Something to know about my approach is:

I will guide you in doing the hard work. I will work with you at your own pace. You are in charge of your own change and practice outside of session is critical. I use 90 minute sessions to maximize our work together.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Birth trauma
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Families of Trauma and Critical Incidents
  • First Responders
  • grief
  • Medical Trauma
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Kate Williams remote and phone therapy in California, Oregon
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Danielle Thomas
Together, we will:

identify the problem that has created significant impact on your current life and from there work towards a desired obtainable goal.


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Together, we will:

identify the problem that has created significant impact on your current life and from there work towards a desired obtainable goal.

Something to know about my approach is:

When we meet, I will focus on you the person, that is experiencing a problem, versus just the problem itself. I believe that externalizing the concern and strengthening the person is a key factor in lasting progression and sustainable outcomes.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Childhood Issues
  • Couples Counseling
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Family of Origin
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Danielle  Thomas remote and phone therapy in California
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Michelle Liva
Together, we will:

Co-create a robust emotional skillset that empowers you to masterfully approach any hurdle you may encounter on this ever-meandering journey of life.


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Together, we will:

Co-create a robust emotional skillset that empowers you to masterfully approach any hurdle you may encounter on this ever-meandering journey of life.

Something to know about my approach is:

That it involves gently guiding clients to uncover insidious patterns of thought & behavior so they feel more capable of consciously producing positive, meaningful change in their everyday lives.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescents
  • Childhood Issues
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Family of Origin
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Marriage
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Pre-Marital Counseling
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sibling Relationships
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Michelle Liva remote and phone therapy in California
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Galen Garbarino
Together, we will:

My therapeutic approach is centered in the evolution of how the treatment world is changing. I am an astute listener, a guide, a cheerleader, an accountability coach and, most importantly, provide a healing space for growth.


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Together, we will:

My therapeutic approach is centered in the evolution of how the treatment world is changing. I am an astute listener, a guide, a cheerleader, an accountability coach and, most importantly, provide a healing space for growth.

Something to know about my approach is:

Working from a Motivational Interviewing perspective allows me to meet my clients where they are in his/her process of change. MI is a very nonjudgmental, collaborative and respectful therapeutic approach. I also utilize EMDR in the tx of trauma.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Distress
  • Trauma
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Galen Garbarino remote and phone therapy in California
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Taylor Tica
Together, we will:

My goals for you are to resolve conflicted feelings, find satisfaction, balance, and enhance your ability to confidently cope with obstacles that get in your way. You will get there, but right now you are here and that is wonderful.


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Together, we will:

My goals for you are to resolve conflicted feelings, find satisfaction, balance, and enhance your ability to confidently cope with obstacles that get in your way. You will get there, but right now you are here and that is wonderful.

Something to know about my approach is:

As a psychotherapist my role is to provide support, empathy, hold space, and challenge you to empower and outgrow your past self. You are the artist of your own life. Don't hand the paintbrush to anyone else.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Child or Adolescent Therapy
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief counseling
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Life Transitions
  • Mood Disorders
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship issues
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Taylor Tica remote and phone therapy in California