Latonya S. McDonald

Latonya S. McDonald


Master of Arts (MA) - Clinical Mental Health Counseling Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, AMFT
California Accepting Online
Updated May 4, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Adolescent mental health
  • Anxiety
  • Couples counseling
  • Depression
  • Life coaching
  • Childhood trauma

Professional statement

Meet Latonya, an incredibly successful life coach who has helped countless individuals, couples, families, and co-parents overcome challenges and achieve their goals. With several years of experience in the field and a deep understanding of various cultural, social, and economic backgrounds, Latonya is dedicated to helping clients from all walks of life.

As a compassionate and skilled coach, Latonya has a proven track record of delivering results. Whether you're struggling with personal issues, relationship problems, or family conflicts, Latonya provides a safe, non-judgmental, and supportive space where you can explore your feelings, develop insights, and make positive changes.

With Latonya as your coach, you can expect to gain clarity, confidence, and motivation to pursue your dreams and create a more fulfilling life. Through personalized strategies and practical tools, Latonya will guide you towards a better understanding of yourself and your relationships, and empower you to make meaningful progress towards your goals.

So if you're ready to take your life, relationships, and family to the next level, book a session with Latonya today and experience the transformative power of coaching.

Message to clients

I want to extend a warm welcome to you. I am so grateful that you have taken the time to consider me as your life coach. I understand that seeking the help of a life coach can be an incredibly personal and vulnerable decision.

As your life coach, my primary goal is to help you achieve your goals and unlock your full potential. Whether you are struggling with personal relationships, feeling stuck in your career, or simply looking for guidance in your personal development journey, I am here to offer a listening ear, practical tools and techniques, and unwavering support.

I believe that everyone has the capacity to create a fulfilling and meaningful life, but sometimes we just need a little bit of help and guidance to get there. As your coach, I will work with you to identify your strengths, clarify your values, and create actionable plans that will help you achieve your goals and overcome any obstacles that may stand in your way.

One of the things I love most about life coaching is the opportunity to form meaningful and authentic connections with my clients. As we work together, I am committed to creating a safe and supportive space where you can feel free to explore your thoughts, feelings, and experiences without judgment.

Above all, I want you to know that I am here for you. I look forward to the opportunity to work with you and support you on your personal development journey.


Latonya S. McDonald


Adolescent mental health - Working with adolescents, teenagers, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout teenage years; addressing anxiety, family conflicts, peer relationships, school stress, transition to college, social media pressures, self-esteem, hopelessness about the future, emotional disregulation

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Life coaching - Identifying intentions and implementing strategies to build resilience and work towards one’s personal, health, or career goals

Childhood trauma - Learning how traumatic events in childhood can translate into adulthood; processing through difficult memories with the goal of moving past the experience and lingering symptoms


  • Adults (24+)
  • Children (<12)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)


Latonya McDonald is not in-network with any insurances.

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

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $525 (60min)
  • Couples sessions: $550 (75min)
  • Group sessions: $600 (90min)
  • Family sessions: $600 (90min)
  • Co-Parenting sessions: $550 (75min)

Additional session information

Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • PayPal
  • Venmo
  • Zelle
Session frequency

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

  • As needed


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 9am-8pm
  • Tue Closed
  • Wed 9am-9:30pm
  • Thu 9am-9:15pm
  • Fri 9am-9:30pm
  • Sat 9am-11am then 12pm-4pm
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 5 years

Mount Saint Mary’s University , MS Counseling Psychology , 2018
Savannah State University , BFA Theatre and Dance, 2009


California: 109842