Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Therapists in West Los Angeles, California

Find the best Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) therapists in West Los Angeles. Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) is a skill-based treatment that values both self-acceptance and change. The therapist validates the client’s experiences while teaching mindfulness, relationship, communication skills, and techniques to manage overwhelming emotions.

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Scheherazade Madan Collins

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

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

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Depression - Anxiety - Emotional dysregulation - Anger management - Relationship issues - Executive coaching
 In-person & online
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Savannah Jones

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Trauma - Anxiety - Depression - Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
 In-person & online
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Om Therapy Los Angeles

Group practice

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Life transitions - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Spirituality & religion - Trauma - Burnout - Life purpose & meaning
 In-person & online
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The Beverly Hills Therapy Group

Group practice

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Depression - Multi-cultural therapy - Motherhood - Addiction - Sex & relationship counseling
 In-person & online
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Martha Uhl

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Life transitions - Parenting - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Trauma - Women's issues
 In-person & online
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Cori Rosenthal

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Codependency - Eating disorders - Mindfulness - Trauma - Depression
 In-person & online
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Brooke Schwartz

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Trauma - Adjustment difficulties & disorders - College & graduate student mental health - Perfectionism - Relationship issues
 In-person & online
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Dawn Smith-Theodore

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Eating disorders - Substance abuse - College student mental health - Anxiety - Family therapy - Working with dancers
 In-person & online
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COPE Psychological Center

Group practice

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Addiction - Anxiety - Chronic pain - Couples counseling - Depression - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Alexandra Block

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Adoption & foster care - Anxiety - Chronic pain - Couples counseling - Panic attacks / panic disorder - Sensitivity
 In-person & online
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Dylan Perese

Pre-Licensed Professional

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Spirituality & religion - Values clarification
 In-person & online
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Shakti Therapy & Healing Therapy

Group practice

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Race & cultural identity - Life purpose & meaning - Relationship issues - Artists' mental health - Loss, grief, and bereavement
 In-person & online
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Michael Pezzullo

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Complex trauma (C-PTSD) - Mood disorders - Addiction - Attachment issues - LGBTQIA topics
 In-person & online
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Jennifer Campoy

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Mood disorders - Trauma - Adolescents mental health - Parenting
 In-person & online
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Christine Donlon Cailler

Pre-Licensed Professional

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Artists' mental health - Codependency - Depression - Relationship issues - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Transcend Anxiety

Group practice

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, 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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Kimberly Jones

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Women's issues - Self-esteem - Trauma - Mindfulness for (Stress Management, Pain Reduction, ect.) - Coaching
 In-person & online
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Erica Rozmid

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Depression - Borderline personality disorder - Selective Mutism - ADHD - Perinatal Mental Health- Loss
 In-person & online
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James E. Walton

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Couples counseling - Anxiety - Anger management - Grief - Trauma - Divorce and separation
 In-person & online
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April Mollner

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Trauma - Anxiety - Depression - Couples counseling - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Nonmonogamy, polyamory, and kink
 In-person & online
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Sara Solomon

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Depression - Self-esteem - Relationship issues - Substance abuse - Codependency
 In-person & online
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Nicholas Alexander Berry

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Attachment issues - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Men's health - Relationship issues - Mood disorders
 In-person & online
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Meredith Levy

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Addiction - Borderline personality disorder - Depression - Anxiety - Life coaching - Relationship issues
 In-person & online
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Rachel Neporent

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Attachment issues - Codependency - Perfectionism - Relationship issues - Self-esteem
 In-person & online
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Emily Polak

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Self-esteem - Anxiety - Relationship issues - Perfectionism - Body image - Dating
 In-person & online
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Amber Rickert

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Panic disorder - Trauma - Couples work - Somatic work - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
 In-person & online
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Ruth Glass

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Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Perinatal health - ADHD - Life transitions - Stress management - Work stress
 In-person & online
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California Women's Therapy

Group practice

Accepting clients from West Los Angeles, California

Anxiety - Depression - Women's issues - Couples counseling - Grief and loss
 In-person & online
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Art Khachikyan

Therapist

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Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Alcohol use disorder & addiction - Borderline personality disorder - Depression - Anxiety - Cultural adjustment
 In-person & online

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FAQs about how to find a therapist in West Los Angeles, California

How do I find a therapist in West Los Angeles, California?

Find a therapist near you in West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, California?

Yes, most West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, California?

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 West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, California?

Start your search for an appointment with a therapist in West Los Angeles, California on Zencare. Many mental health professionals located in West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, California who sees clients after hours?

Find a therapist who sees clients after hours on Zencare. Many therapists in West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, California who offers in-person sessions?

Find a therapist who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many therapists in West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, California who offers online sessions?

Find a therapist who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most therapists in West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, California without leaving the comfort of your home or office.

Where can I get mental health therapy in West Los Angeles, California?

Start your search for mental health therapy in West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, California?

Start your search for a great therapist in West Los Angeles, California on Zencare. First, consider any logistic limitations, like how far you are willing to travel outside of West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, California?

There are many different kinds of mental health providers available in West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, California also offer specialized treatment services, like couples therapy, premarital counseling, and family therapy. While most West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, California?

There are several options for paying for therapy in West Los Angeles, 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 West Los Angeles, 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.