Therapists for Children (<12) in Fontana, California

When looking for a therapist for children (<12), it’s important to find a provider who has experience working with children. Because children’s brains aren’t yet fully developed, they’re often limited in their understanding of emotions and feelings. A therapist who specializes in working with children will have the tools needed to help children express their feelings and make sense of them.

128 Matching Therapists with Availability

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Emelia Haiken

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Adolescent mental health - Anxiety - Child mental health - LGBTQIA, gender, and sexuality topics - Sexual harassment & assault - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Shyla Batliwalla

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Cultural adjustment - Depression - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Race & cultural identity - Women's issues
 In-person & online
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Laurie Beth Richardson

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Anxiety - Depression - Existential crisis & challenges - Life transitions - Relationship issues
 In-person & online
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Scheherazade Madan Collins

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety/Panic Disorders - Psychophysiology - Mindfulness - Eating disorders - ADHD - Peak Performance/Sport Psychology
 In-person & online
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ProWellness Academy

Pre-Licensed Professional

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Addiction - Alcohol use disorder & addiction - Anxiety - Child mental health - College & graduate student mental health - Depression
 In-person & online
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Natalie Trzeciak-Hardwick

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Life transitions - Child mental health - Anxiety - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Stress management - Adolescent mental health
 In-person & online
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Deborah Helt

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Depression - Gender identity - Sexuality - Trauma - Couples counseling
 In-person & online
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Debbie Murad

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Divorce & separation - Relationship issues - Trauma - Mood disorders - Mind-body connection - Life purpose & meaning
 In-person & online
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Caroline Kalai

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Couples counseling - Depression - Cognitive Behavioral Therapy - Mindfulness
 In-person & online
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Ruth Robles

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Life transitions - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Kate M. Grogan

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Depression - Relationships - Life transitions - Family issues - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Transcend Anxiety

Group practice

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Mindfulness - Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) - Psycho-spiritual growth - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Exposure and response prevention (ERP)
 In-person & online
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The Halliday Center for Psychotherapy and Wellness

Pre-Licensed Professional

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Adolescent mental health - Forensic psychology - Learning disabilities - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Psychological evaluations & testing - Mood disorders
 In-person & online
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Stephan Charbit

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Cultural adjustment - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Relationship issues - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Nathan Ely

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Depression - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Trauma - Mind-body connection
 In-person & online
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Beth Leigh Kolakoski

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Parenting - Trauma - ADHD - Chronic pain - Depression
 In-person & online
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The Emerald Therapy Collective

Group practice

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Eating disorders & disordered eating - Trauma - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Relationship issues - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Men's health
 In-person & online
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Marva Prag

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Aging related concerns - Depression - Relationship issues - Childhood trauma
 In-person & online
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Jen Green

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Caregiver stress & support - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Stress management - Women's issues
 In-person & online
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Kelly Rein

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Adolescent mental health - Parenting - College & graduate student mental health - Family issues - Communication issues - Life transitions
 In-person & online
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Gemas Psychotherapy and Counseling Services

Group practice

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

ADHD - Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Depression - Relationship issues - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Nugent Family Counseling Center

Group practice

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

ADHD - Adolescent mental health - Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Functional Medicine
 In-person & online
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Alexander Sheppe

Psychiatrist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Child/adolescent psychiatry - Personality disorders - Work/relationship Issues - Anxiety - Depression
Online only
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Family Matters Counseling Services

Pre-Licensed Professional

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Life transitions - Trauma - Clinical supervision
 In-person & online
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Carly Steinberger

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Child mental health - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Parenting - Transition to new parenthood - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Anxiety
 In-person & online
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Erica Rozmid

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Depression - Borderline personality disorder - Selective Mutism - ADHD - Perinatal Mental Health- Loss
 In-person & online
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Cecily Rose Kaballo

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Child mental health - Depression - Life transitions - Parenting - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health
 In-person & online
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Jonathan Newsum

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Addiction - Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Developmental disorders - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Panicha McGuire

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

ADHD - Anxiety - Autism spectrum disorder - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Perfectionism
Online only
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Karen Barbi

Therapist

Accepting clients from Fontana, California

Anxiety - Self-esteem - Stress management - ADHD - Adolescent mental health - Life coaching
 In-person & online

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FAQs about how to find a therapist in Fontana, California

How do I find a therapist in Fontana, California?

Find a therapist near you in Fontana, California on Zencare. Narrow your search by using filters like insurance, therapy budget specialty, and provider identity. Mental health professionals on Zencare are vetted for their extensive experience treating individual adults, children and adolescents, as well as couples and families. Explore each potential therapist profile to learn more about their specialties, and watch an introductory video to get a sense of their personality. Book a free initial call to find the right therapist for you!

Does insurance cover therapy in Fontana, California?

Yes, most Fontana, California health insurance carriers provide mental health benefits that cover therapy. However, the exact amount of coverage will vary based on the plan details and whether the selected provider is in-network or out-of-network with your insurance. If the therapist is in-network with your insurance, you’ll pay only a copay at each session after meeting your annual deductible. If the therapist is out-of-network with your insurance, you may still be able to receive reimbursement after paying the fee at the time of therapy session. If you have a PPO or POS insurance plan, you can likely receive some reimbursement when you see a therapist out-of-network in Fontana, California. If you have an HMO, EPO, or Medicaid/Medicare plan, you likely cannot receive reimbursement, and would be responsible for the full out-of-network session fee. Note that services designed to treat topics which are not diagnosed mental health conditions, such as couples counseling and life coaching, are not typically covered by health insurance. The potential mental health provider must also be a licensed therapist in your state for the insurance company to cover services.

How do I find an affordable therapist in Fontana, California?

Therapists located in Fontana, California offer session fees from <$100/session. To find a therapist who meets your budget, filter by session fee on Zencare. Many therapists offer a sliding scale, or a range of session fees based on financial need to clients who would not otherwise be able to afford typical therapy rates in Fontana, California. If you are struggling to pay for therapy, consider asking for a sliding scale, looking for an in-network therapist, or seeking services through a local agency, college counseling center, or hospital.

How can I make an appointment with a therapist in Fontana, California?

Start your search for an appointment with a therapist in Fontana, California on Zencare. Many mental health professionals located in Fontana, California require clients to have an introductory call before booking a full appointment online. In this free call, the prospective therapist will ask about your goals for treatment, and make sure that their skills, specialized training, and scope of private practice are a match for your mental health issues. At the same time, you should assess if you feel comfortable talking with the therapist, as studies show that the most important determinant of successful therapy is the relationship between therapist and client. After an initial call, you’ll typically be given the option to book an appointment with the therapist, or continue your search if it’s not a good fit. At the initial session, you’ll likely discuss the therapeutic process and determine goals for your personal growth. Common therapy goals include learning effective coping strategies to deal with negative feelings, increasing self-awareness, and gaining a deeper understanding and insight into relationship patterns.

How can I find a therapist in Fontana, California who sees clients after hours?

Find a therapist who sees clients after hours on Zencare. Many therapists in Fontana, California offer appointments outside of traditional business hours. Simply filter by Office Hours under More Filters to choose the time of day that works best for you, whether that be early morning before work, in the evenings, or even over the weekend. After hours sessions are a good option for busy individuals, couples, and families dealing with hectic schedules and who need a flexible option for their mental health care.

How do I find a therapist in Fontana, California who offers in-person sessions?

Find a therapist who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many therapists in Fontana, California have resumed offering in-person sessions; you can filter by “In-Person” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for in-office sessions. You can also search by map to find providers in Fontana, California near you. While some clients prefer in-person sessions because they offer a safe, neutral ground for the session to take place, for the widest range of therapist options, consider expanding your search to also include providers licensed in your state who offer telehealth, or therapy sessions via remote video call.

How do I find a therapist in Fontana, California who offers online sessions?

Find a therapist who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most therapists in Fontana, California continue to offer appointments online; you can filter by “Online” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for teletherapy sessions. In order to see a therapist, they must be licensed to provide online sessions to clients living in your state. Online therapy is different from text therapy, or asynchronous therapy; online therapy offers the same consistent relationship with a local Fontana, California therapist that an in-person session would, with sessions taking place via phone or a video sessions through a secure teletherapy platform. Online therapy sessions are a convenient way to find a therapist near Fontana, California without leaving the comfort of your home or office.

Where can I get mental health therapy in Fontana, California?

Start your search for mental health therapy in Fontana, California on Zencare. Many therapists are quality-vetted for excellence in clinical care. When you’re struggling with your mental health, it might be time to seek professional support in the form of counseling services, couples therapy, or psychiatric medication management. There are a wide range of private practice therapists to choose from in Fontana, California; consider narrowing your search by criteria like insurance carrier, therapy budget, specialty, or provider identity to find a great fit!

How can I start therapy in Fontana, California?

Start your search for a great therapist in Fontana, California on Zencare. First, consider any logistic limitations, like how far you are willing to travel outside of Fontana, California or if you are open to online sessions with a local provider. Also consider how much your therapy budget is, and when you are available for therapy. Then, make a list of priorities for your ideal therapist: do they match your identity, or have expertise in a specific area like anxiety or depression? There is no one reason to start therapy; many individuals in Fontana, California go see a therapist when they need help to move forward through a difficult time, cope with symptoms of a mental illness such as a mood disorder, navigate life transitions, process relationship difficulties or improve their behavioral health. Use your priorities to filter on Zencare by insurance, speciality, and availability. Look through a few provider profiles to find the therapist you might click with, watch their introductory videos, and book a free call to find a great personal fit!

What kinds of mental health providers are available in Fontana, California?

There are many different kinds of mental health providers available in Fontana, California, including psychologists, clinical social workers, and mental health counselors. As long as the provider is licensed in your state, the factor that matters most to therapy outcomes is the therapeutic alliance, or the relationship you build with your therapist. Common types of therapy provided in Fontana, California include cognitive therapies, like Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and insight-oriented therapies like psychodynamic therapy. Other providers offer a blend of techniques for a more interpersonal, holistic approach. Some mental health therapists in Fontana, California also offer specialized treatment services, like couples therapy, premarital counseling, and family therapy. While most Fontana, California providers are qualified to treat general challenges, like depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, relationship difficulties, and low self-esteem, for concerns such as substance abuse, personality disorders, and eating disorders, consider seeking expert care. Together with your therapist, you’ll build a treatment plan that addresses your reasons for seeking therapy and monitor progress toward your wellness goals and overall well being.

How does paying for therapy work in Fontana, California?

There are several options for paying for therapy in Fontana, California. For many people, the most affordable way to seek mental health services is to look for a provider who is in-network with your insurance. Due to high demand and low availability, in-network providers often have long waitlists; to widen your options and start therapy sooner, you might also consider looking for an out-of-network provider. When you see an out-of-network therapist in Fontana, California, you can ask for a sliding scale if you are unable to afford their typical session fees, or seek reimbursement from your insurance company if you have a PPO or POS plan. For clients who have an insurance plan with a high deductible and low medical costs, therapy costs are often comparable when you see a therapist in- or out-of-network. While paying for therapy can be a substantial investment, it’s also a great way to improve relationships, boost self-esteem, address symptoms of mental illness, and ultimately live a happier, more self-directed life.