Waves, A Psychological Corporation

Waves, A Psychological Corporation

Providing queer and trans - centered mental health care in California.
California Accepting Online
San Diego Not Accepting In-person

We have availabilities! Recently trained in EMDR as well and looking to provide support to trans and queer people and those who love them online throughout California.

Updated May 25, 2021

Waves consists of two California psychologists who work with individuals and 2 or more people in romantic and/or sexual relationships. We currently see clients on-line through safe and confidential video therapy.

When there is a COVID-19 reliable vaccine with wide availability and access, we will return to in-office services at our Banker's Hill and Rancho Bernardo, San Diego locations.

The providers at Waves specialize in supporting individuals exploring issues pertaining to various components of their identity(ies), including gender, sexual orientation(s), Deaf culture, and religions, especially those who identify as Jews or as Jewish, social justice activists, and/or those who have ADHD or executive dysfunction.

Waves' providers are autistic - friendly and affirming.

Warm, compassionate, and unwaveringly affirming, the providers at Waves welcome clients across the lifespan to their practice. They look forward to meeting you wherever you are currently at on your personal journey.

Abigail (Abi)  Weissman
Abigail (Abi) Weissman

Psychologist, PsyD

Psychologist and Founder

Camilla  Williams
Camilla Williams

Psychologist, PhD

Psychologist


About

What services does your practice offer?

Waves, A Psychological Corporation is a queer and trans centered, outpatient group practice based in San Diego, California and serving clients all across California through online and virtual health. We provide weekly psychotherapy to individuals, those in relationship(s), parent/caregiver and teen groupings.

What are your practice's specialties?

The psychologists at Waves, A Psychological Corporation focus on supporting queer and trans people. We specialize in working with people who have ADHD and are autistic-affirming; those who are struggling with their gender or sexuality identities; social justice activists; Jewish people; queer and trans parents or those wishing to become parents; University students, especially nerdy college students; grief and loss; and Deaf Language and Culture - affirming therapy.

Why should I choose your practice?

Waves, A Psychological Corporation consists of two down-to-earth psychologists with training and expertise who enjoy helping people really get to know themselves well and make decisions as to best support themselves in how they can be their most whole selves. who want to help their clients be their best selves.

How does payment work at your practice?

At Waves, A Psychological Corporation, we require a credit card on file, that we charge day of service. We are not in network with any insurance plan. We will provide superbills or receipts at the request of clients. We are happy to note that we also can process credit cards, debit cards, and HSA cards.


Specialties

Gender identity support - Exploring gender identity, including trans, non-binary, and gender variant identities; support throughout the process of transition

College mental health - Specialized strategies for common issues of young adulthood, including school and career stressors; support around healthy relationships, existential concerns, drug or alcohol issues, eating disorders, anxiety, and/or depression

Grief and loss - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Deaf language and culture - affirming therapy - Providing supportive and affirmative therapy to deaf individuals and their family members and/or partners

Jewish - affirming therapy - Providing support to Jewish individuals; exploring beliefs as they relate to one's sense of self

Polyamory and kink - affirming individual and relationship(s) therapy - Supporting clients in navigating the challenges of being in more than one or multiple romantic relationship




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

Waves, A Psychological Corporation is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $225 (45min)
  • Couples sessions: $225 (45min)
  • Sessions with Dr. Camilla Williams: $225 (45min)
  • Sessions with Dr. Abigail Weissman: $230 (45min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed

Location(s)

Online Sessions (California)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8am to 7pm
  • Tue 8am to 7pm
  • Wed 8am to 7pm
  • Thu 8am to 7pm
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

San Diego practice
2055 Third Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Head of Practice's Licensure

California: PSY 27497


Languages

American Sign Language

English