Black / African-American Therapists in San Diego

Finding a Black therapist can be one of the most important factors that Black therapy seekers look for in a provider. Therapy seekers may find that they feel more comfortable seeing Black therapists who understand their unique societal, personal, familial, and professional experiences, and that they have a greater shared foundation with Black therapists on which to discuss intimate topics in therapy.

Below are Black and African-American therapists in San Diego. They specialize in a range of issues, including anxiety, depression, relationship issues, self-esteem, trauma, and multicultural therapy. All therapists have been vetted by the Zencare team to ensure they offer high quality, clinically rigorous care.

Find a therapist who matches what you are looking for, watch their introductory video, and book a free initial consultation to find a great fit!


California Women's Therapy

California Women's Therapy

Online Sessions, CA

Accepting new clients online
Out-of-pocket-fees: $100 - $175 per session

The California Women’s Therapy group is an online therapy practice based out of Los Angeles, CA. Their work centers around the lives and experiences of women - the struggles, the joys, the challenges, the stories. With a team of highly trained clinical psychologists, the services offered at California Women’s Therapy include treatment for depression, anxiety, feeling lost, feeling stuck, low self-esteem or confidence, loneliness, substance abuse disorders, attention deficit issues, and more.

Whether your goal is to heal from past trauma or further grow your emotional well-being, the therapists at California Women’s Therapy are eager to help!


Woodruff  Johnson

Woodruff Johnson

Online Sessions, CA

Accepting new clients online
Out-of-pocket-fees: $150 - $200 per session

In this time of social, political, economic, and ecological challenges; the myriad things that can disrupt your life and send you into mental and emotional turmoil that negatively affects everything in your space is coming from just about every direction. This is the definition of highly stressful living which translates to debilitating anxiety, overwhelming depression and a suite of other medical problems related to the deeply harmful effects of large amounts of inflammation being dumped into and around highly sensitive parts of your body. I am Dr. Woody, Licensed Psychologist. and I am poised and ready to lend you the hand that you need to help you climb out of that abyss and into the light of an anxiety and depression contained space. I am here to help you not only feel better through a number of very powerful but safe interventions; but also to become the family member, business partner and friend that others love to be around and who is a joy to work with. I use some of the latest neuroscientific tools as well to help settle your brain waves like sound frequencies that have been proven.


Brittany  Bronson

Brittany Bronson

Online Sessions, CA

Accepting new clients online
Out-of-pocket-fees: $115 - $165 per session

People seek out therapy for a variety of reasons. Some may be experiencing a difficult life hardship or traumatic experience. Others may seek therapy for preventive reasons and maintenance of their mental health. No matter your reasons for seeking therapy, you are taking the first step to providing the best care for yourself. Therapy is a safe space to work on improving your overall well-being.

I believe that therapy is the key in that process and I want to be there to provide you with that positive support and collaboration. I am passionate about working together to help you build on your strengths and become the best version of yourself. Being able to recognize the need for help and actively seeking a solution takes a huge amount of strength and courage.

My focus is to provide the positive space and environment that is needed to assist you in making the changes you want to make in your life. Please contact me for a free 15 minute consultation session to discuss the possibility of us working.


Shané Petite Teran

Shané Petite Teran

Online Sessions, CA

Accepting new clients online
Out-of-pocket-fees: $200 - $227 per session

I truly understand what it's like to try to do everything well despite everyday frustrations and running on fumes between work and home. I urge you...take that one crucial step forward and give me a call. Let's partner up, build you up and reignite your purpose in life so you can continue doing what you do best!! I'm here with you on this life-long journey to healing.

To give a disclaimer, getting help isn't easy...neither is doing the work to feel and be better. The great news is that I've dedicated my life's work to helping people like us come out of that dark place and begin to see that sliver of hope amidst the storm clouds. Let's do it together and enjoy the transformation.


William James Jones

William James Jones

Online Sessions, CA

Accepting new clients online
Out-of-pocket-fees: $150 - $235 per session

Living one’s best life now is at the heart of my clinical practice, publishing and research. Whether you struggle with relationships, anxiety, depression, loss, career change, or reconnecting with your purpose in life, I hope to help you cope, unblock barriers and deepen your understanding of yourself. My experience has taught me that your symptoms can become a road map to guide you back toward a sense of wholeness.

Taking a leap of faith sometimes requires taking that first step back toward the real and most authentic you. Having the courage to begin or resume psychotherapy sometimes requires a distinct leap of faith. Part of my calling to this clinical work is to help you harness a reconnection back to your core self and ultimately thrive. I await your call.


The Beverly Hills Therapy Group

The Beverly Hills Therapy Group

Online Sessions, CA

Accepting new clients online
Out-of-pocket-fees: $100 - $130 per session

Beverly Hills Therapy Group is an all-inclusive psychotherapy practice providing quality therapy in Beverly Hills, California.

The providers at Beverly Hills Therapy Group specialize in anxiety, depression, relationship counseling, and general life transitions. They welcome clients from various walks of life, ranging from first-time parents to creative individuals balancing the nuances of ever-shifting roles. Each provider understands the delicate nature of life’s personal and professional transitions, and strives to help clients tap into and embrace their true nature.


Myeisha  Brooks

Myeisha Brooks

Online Sessions, CA

Waitlist available online
Out-of-pocket-fees: $150 per session

The space that you are in no longer brings you comfort. Fulfillment that you longed for leaves you feeling empty inside. Success only brings about more self doubt. You have everything you need, yet you feel so empty and impostor syndrome has taken over. Thoughts of self doubt, not feeling good enough, and feeling like a disappointment are running rampant in your mind. Exhaustion has taken over and you are simply tired and are struggling to find solutions that seem to work. Freedom is what you want. A voice to be heard is what you need. You're hoping to break free from the pain you hold and find someone who truly understands you.

As your therapist I come with years of experience in helping individuals find their voice. My collaborative approach to your healing helps you to feel more balanced and connected in Mind, Body, and Soul. Improved self-worth, well-being, and overall satisfaction in life can be gained. I work with your strengths, empowering you to be the best you can be.


LaKendria  Ellis

LaKendria Ellis

Online Sessions, CA

Accepting new clients online
Out-of-pocket-fees: $100 per session

Greetings! My name is LaKendria Ellis, M.Ed, LPC. I am a licensed professional clinical and mental health counselor who Kares. My personal background revolves around the process I took to uncover and navigate through my own hurt and trauma, while utilizing kounseling to connect the dots. I was hurt and needed help to heal. Kounseling was the key! I truly enjoy the process that is healing work and I would love to be apart of your therapeutic journey. I see each client as an individual and make it my priority to see each person for who they are. My services are individualized, filled with work and enjoyment. The process may be difficult, but the end result is worth it.


Whitney  Dixon

Whitney Dixon

Online Sessions, CA

Insurances: Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, NYU Student Health Insurance (Wellfleet / Cigna PPO), United Healthcare, FIT Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare), Oxford Health Plans, Aetna Student Health Insurance, United Healthcare Student Health Plan, Berklee College of Music Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO), Boston College Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO), Harvard Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO), Lesley University Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO), MIT Student and Affiliate Extended Insurance Plan (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO), Northeastern University Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO), Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan (Aetna), New School Student Insurance (United Healthcare Student Resources)
Accepting new clients online
Out-of-pocket-fees: $130 - $175 per session

I find that being able to come to therapy as you are, where you are and who you are is truly the foundation of your journey, of healing. I offer a nonjudgmental space, where empathy and compassion is given effortlessly. I encourage my clients to be truthful and accountable with themselves, in order to reach their full potential. I believe that we all deserve to be proud of the person that we are and live a life that is full of happiness and purpose.


The Blue Clinic

The Blue Clinic

Online Sessions, CA

Accepting new clients online
Out-of-pocket-fees: $80 - $250 per session

The Blue Clinic was founded in 2015 with the mission of providing care that is smart, warm, and pays careful attention to cultural markers. The complex aspects of your identity impact how the world responds to you, your experiences, and your symptoms. Your treatment should be carefully crafted to address your unique needs.

The Blue Clinic is committed to offering quality therapy and each clinician is carefully vetted. Our mental health clinicians graduate from board accredited training institutions, have extensive clinical experience, and share our founding ethos. Our clinicians employ their respective expertise to carefully and respectfully help you develop insight around unconscious processes, past patterns, relationship trends, and current behaviors through individual therapy, couples therapy, group therapy and assessment.

The weight of emotional pain can be unbearable and lonely. It is difficult, impossible even, to envision feeling better, feeling fulfilled, feeling connected or just feeling like yourself again. The Blue Clinic understands how daunting this first step can be and we provide a safe, warm space to help you make your way through this. It is in this process that you begin to feel better, feel more fulfilled, more connected, feel like yourself. We strive to help you lead a more fulfilling life. We welcome you to get to know our practice.


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