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Sydney Shaevel

(she/her)

Sydney Shaevel, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
4 years of experience
Solution oriented
Authentic
Virtual
The therapeutic relationship is one that I hold close to my heart, as it is a piece of the puzzle that allowed me to flourish into my true self. I know firsthand what it is like to struggle and feel as though the obstacles ahead appear to be near impossible, whether big or small. While in the moment they may seem insurmountable, truly these experiences become the seeds of transformation and the foundation for stepping into our greatest possibilities in life. I invite you to explore your struggles collaboratively in a non-judgmental and safe space to cultivate greater self-acceptance, empowerment, and strength as you reclaim your inner knowing. I’m looking forward to supporting you as you step into new possibilities in this healing and transformative journey.

Next available: Jul 14

SARAH KO

(she/her)

SARAH KO, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
1 year of experience
Virtual
Hi! I'm a Licensed marriage and Family Therapist (MFT)based in California. Because my previous work has been so diverse these past several years, I treat every single client as the expert in their own lives. In each interaction, I tailored my interventions to their specific situation and symptoms. Whether the topics centered around anxiety, depression, trauma, or relationship issues, I ensured the tools we developed were done collaboratively and in a safe space. I provide respectful and compassionate services to help you identify your goals, and support you in coping with challenges along the way to achieving them.

Next available: Jul 14

Becky Rau

(she/her)

Becky Rau, LCSW - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LCSW
27 years of experience
Authentic
Warm
Intelligent
Virtual
Hi! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker located in California with over 20 years of experience providing care to women and men of all ages. I graduated with my Masters in Social Work from The Catholic University of America in Washington, DC. I am currently working on completion of my doctorate in clinical psychology from California Southern University. I have a diverse background and experience of living in different states in the United States. I am also a pet lover and have a family. I specialize in EMDR because I have seen first hand how it can make a difference in my clients lives, and shorten the duration required for treatment.

Next available: Jul 17

Renee Kavanagh

Renee Kavanagh, LCSW - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LCSW
20 years of experience
Warm
Authentic
Solution oriented
Virtual
Hi! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with over 20 years of experience providing therapy interventions and support to children, youth, and adults in various locations. I received my undergraduate degree from University of California San Diego and my Master's Degree in Social Work from Boston College. I help children, youth, and adults struggling with anxiety and stress to become the best versions of themselves.

Next available: Jul 16

Pamela Mullen

Pamela Mullen, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
28 years of experience
Authentic
Warm
Open-minded
Virtual
Are you feeling that you are not living your life to your fullest? Do you feel that you aren't experiencing all that life can offer you? I will work with you to help you find your strengths and discover your full potential. We will explore what holds you back and limits you from fulfilling this potential. Empowerment, what that looks like to you, and connecting with yourself at a deeper level is a beautiful goal. Whatever you bring to our sessions is what is important and we will work collaboratively to reach your personal goals. I believe you hold all the answers you need. Using a multi-model and integrative approach we work together to discover a new experience of yourself through curiosity, compassion, mindfulness and body awareness. Everyone's life journey is unique. Let's work together to make your journey the best it can be.

Next available: Jul 16

Freddie Williams

Freddie Williams, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
12 years of experience
Virtual
Freddie Eugene Williams, LMFT, LAADC. I'm a California and Arizona Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Also, I am a Licensed Independent Substance Abuse Counselor, specializing in addictions. I believe, Self-care, self-awareness, relationships, and behavior change are the most important aspects of mental wellness and recovery. I will meet you where you are on your healing journey, explore your mental wellness goals and help you improve the quality of your life.

Next available: Jul 31

Lisa Criswell

(she/her)

Lisa Criswell, LCSW - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LCSW
7 years of experience
Intelligent
Open-minded
Warm
Virtual
Hello, I’m a California Licensed Clinical Social Worker. My goal is to create a safe and trusting environment for you to explore and overcome any challenges you face while providing the emotional support you need. I have worked with teens and adults to overcome their life challenges and develop the coping skills necessary to become the best version of themselves. I spent time practicing my therapeutic skills as an intern trainee at the California State University, Fresno university clinic. Here I began to focus on working with teens and young adults to overcome challenges associated with life transitions, burnout, relationship issues, and mood disorders such as anxiety, grief, and depression. Working as part of a grant program with parolees and then a group private practice, I also gained significant experience working with individuals who have trauma history. Through this work, I was able to learn and implement a variety of modalities to effectively address the impacts of trauma. I love my work as a therapist and would be happy to be part of your journey.

Next available: Jul 25

Esmeralda Alcantar Plascencia

Esmeralda Alcantar Plascencia, LCSW - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LCSW
14 years of experience
Virtual
Hi! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker based in California. I received my Masters in Social Work (MSW) from California State University San Bernardino and have been practicing for the last 14 years. I have been helping those who struggle with stress, anxiety and depression as these are the most common diagnosis. I educate and provide insight on skills that are helpful in managing symptoms in order for my patients to live their best possible self.

Next available: Jul 27

Giovanna Fattorini-Ocampo

Giovanna Fattorini-Ocampo, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
9 years of experience
Direct
Challenging
Authentic
Virtual
Hello, I’m Giovanna. Whether you have been struggling with mental health problems most of your life or are experiencing some personal hardships and are looking for help, you have come to the right place. Be proud of yourself for reaching out for support. The journey might not be easy but the goal is to help you have a life that you find meaningful and fulfilling. I have experience working with adolescents, transitional age youth, adults and older adults dealing with mood disorders, anxiety, psychosis, trauma, personality disorders, developmental disorders, and substance use as well as with those going through life transitions and struggling finding their way.

Next available: Jul 25

KENDRA GOODING

(she/her)

KENDRA GOODING, LCSW - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LCSW
5 years of experience
Empowering
Warm
Authentic
Virtual
Hello, I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker based in California and Licensed for telehealth in Florida with five years of experience. I received my master's from Simmons College in Boston. I am here to help you work through your current life challenges with the goal of helping you to be the version of yourself that you can have peace of mind with. I have experience with a variety of populations, backgrounds and needs. I do not believe that people are cookie cutter, instead I feel that I must tailor my therapeutic approach to best suit each client. I am also a great match for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community as I am a CODA who is fluent in ASL as a second language.

Next available: Jul 15

Palei Alfaro

(she/her)

Palei Alfaro, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
10 years of experience
Authentic
Open-minded
Warm
Virtual
My name is Palei and I’m a licensed marriage family therapist in the state of California. I’ve been practicing for the past 10 years and I utilize cognitive behavior therapy as my main modality. I have a passion for helping others and providing a safe space for people to process and understand the complexity that is themselves. I consider myself more of an unorthodox therapist, as I will self disclose when necessary and appropriate because I want my clients to know that I’m a real person and not a pretentious clinician who doesn’t understand where they’re coming from, as I have many life experiences from my own childhood to even now that have impacted my sense of empathy and understanding to a point where I have many lived experiences that make me very authentic and genuine when working with clients. I have a level of understanding that I think is much deeper than most and I believe what sets me apart is my positive attitude that has been heavily influenced by the utilization of the very skills I teach my clients that I’ve learned in my own personal journey with therapy. I “practice what I preach”, so I never ask of my client things that I wouldn’t ask of myself, and I absolutely utilize these skills on a daily basis to achieve the life worth living.

Next available: Jul 17

Stacy Richardson

(she/her)

Stacy Richardson, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
17 years of experience
Virtual
My name is Stacy Richardson. I hold a Ph.D. in Psychology from North Central University as well as a Master's in Human Services with Specialization in Marital, Couples, and Family from Capella University. I am licensed in the states of California, Hawaii, and Virginia. My approach to therapy is solution-focused, client-centered, and eclectic to meet the individual needs of clients. I work with teens, couples, adults 18+, and older adults using approaches such as Dialectical Behavior therapy (DBT), cognitive behavioral, solution focused, motivational interviewing, structural, and narrative therapy.

Next available: Jul 16

Rheannon Chavez

(she/her)

Rheannon Chavez, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
5 years of experience
Empowering
Warm
Authentic
Virtual
I am Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT13476) with 4 years of experience providing psychotherapy to individuals and families. I received my Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology with an emphasis in Counseling and Social Change from San Diego State University and my Master’s of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy at the University of La Verne. During graduate school I worked for a behavioral company and gained 3 years of experience working with children and adolescents with developmental delays to develop social skills and manage social anxiety. I conducted social skills groups to children of all ages to provide hands on interventions for managing social anxiety. I gained a majority of my experience working at DMH contracted agencies with children and adolescents who struggled with anxiety, depression, and trauma. I also spent several years working for the Victims of Crime program treating adults, children, and adolescents for trauma and depression.

Next available: Jul 18

Teri Stroop

Teri Stroop, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
6 years of experience
Authentic
Intelligent
Warm
Virtual
I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who has been practicing for seven years in a nationally recognized outpatient healthcare clinic. After completing my Bachelor’s degree in psychology at Chapman University, I decided to change careers and pursue a Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy. Working for the clinic has provided an extraordinary learning environment and allowed me to benefit from collaboration with amazing clinicians who share my passion to help others.

Next available: Jul 16

Gunner Pellum

Gunner Pellum, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
20 years of experience
Virtual
Born and raised in Southern California, I enjoy the outdoors, longboarding, martial arts, learning, and playing games. Since Graduating from Loma Linda University, I have 20 + years of experience working with adolescents and their families in a variety of outpatient, inpatient, residential, academic, and other settings. My expertise is in helping adolescents and their parents learn ways to form supportive relationships and work together to manage challenging circumstances and emotions.

Next available: Jul 16

Araceli Esparza

(she/her)

Araceli Esparza, LPCC - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LPCC
17 years of experience
Virtual
Hi! My name is Araceli and I graduated with my masters in counseling 17 yrs ago. I have worked in all type of settings from hospice, suicide prevention, trauma, etc. My passion has always been working with individuals who are struggling to find themselves after the loss of a loved one (this might even include a pet). I am bilingual; I speak fluent in English and Spanish and being able to work with the Spanish speaking community would be a pleasure.

Next available: Jul 15

Lindsey RI

(She/They)

Lindsey RI, LPCC - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LPCC
5 years of experience
Virtual
I am a seasoned therapist with a deep commitment to guiding individuals and couples towards positive transformation and emotional well-being. With years of experience, I specialize in creating a safe and supportive space where clients can explore their challenges and strengths. My therapeutic approach integrates evidence-based practices with a personalized touch, aiming to foster resilience, improve communication, and promote personal growth. Whether you're navigating relationship issues, seeking personal healing, or striving for greater self-understanding, I am here to provide empathetic guidance and effective strategies tailored to your unique journey towards a more fulfilling life.

Next available: Jul 14

Marylune Im

(she/her)

Marylune Im, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
13 years of experience
Warm
Authentic
Solution oriented
Virtual
Hello, I am an Asian-American female, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) in California and Nevada with many years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults, and families providing mental health services in a community-based setting, intensive mental health setting, and private practice setting. I am here to provide support for whatever your needs may be and overcome any challenges in your life. I am licensed in California and Nevada. Website: www.healingheartsmentalhealth.com Instagram: Ilovetherapy661

Next available: Jul 22

Joanna Jeremy

(she/her)

Joanna Jeremy, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
12 years of experience
Virtual
Hi there, I am Joanna Have you ever gone to therapy and found it hard to open up because the sessions appear rigid and impersonal, and maybe you felt judged? In my practice is my goal to lead sessions in a non-judgmental way, with the belief that clients are the experts in their own lives. I like to describe my relationship with clients as a relationship among equals. My role in the session is to help you process some of the challenges you are experiencing and offer skills that can help create the change you want to see in your life. My theoretical orientation is dialectical behavioral therapy and I try to hold the balance between acceptance and change, this means accepting that although things might be difficult at this moment we can learn new behaviors so life can be improved. My goal is really to help clients increase their overall satisfaction in life and relationships. I am also trained in trauma work to help clients process traumatic experiences.

Next available: Jul 22

Craig Dauderman

Craig Dauderman, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
9 years of experience
Authentic
Solution oriented
Warm
Virtual
Do you worry too much about different things? Are you hard on yourself, withdraw from others or struggle to engage in life due to feeling down? Would you like to feel less anxious, less depressed or finally work through unresolved trauma? Establishing a relationship with a well-informed therapist provides for no longer feeling alone in your experiences and safely addressing such underlying issues that may be keeping you stuck in your problems, preventing you from reaching your goals and living your best life. I am trained in a variety of evidenced-based therapy approaches to best meet your needs with a personalized care experience. I use Person-Centered, Cognitive Behavioral, EMDR, and Dialectical Behavioral Therapies. This means I am centered in meeting you where you're at and promoting your ability to heal from the past as well as better manage thoughts, feelings and behaviors. I offer expertise in treating anxiety, depression, OCD, PTSD, anger management, and relationship problems. We improve through feeling understood and more capable of managing life's challenges. I am committed to provide a supportive relationship that enhances your ability to work through obstacles and strive for enjoying a life worth living. I consider my work with those I serve to be a privilege and look forward to supporting you in your journey forward!

Next available: Jul 25

Stephanie Ramirez

Stephanie Ramirez, LCSW - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LCSW
6 years of experience
Solution oriented
Intelligent
Warm
Virtual
Life is full of up’s and down’s. It is unpredictable and full of surprises; it can be a life event, trauma, or something telling us to figure out what is happening and to explore what are the most meaningful things in our life. Just like these events, our responses to them are unique to us. My role as a therapist is to help you through your unique journey of change, growth, and healing. We join together as a team to explore and work through barriers that might be holding you back. We'll use a whole-self approach and attune you to the needs of your mind, body and soul. I am fluent in Spanish. I work with: adults and older adults. Individual or couples.

Next available: Jul 17

Megri Kartounian

Megri Kartounian, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
3 years of experience
Virtual
Hi! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) based in California. I have received my Masters degree from University of Southern California (USC). I support women who want to build their self-esteem, heal from inner child wounds, and past traumas. I help my client's break free from the limitations imposed on them by their own past or the pain of their early experiences.

Next available: Jul 15

Ariel Wiggins

(she/they)

Ariel Wiggins, LCSW - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LCSW
6 years of experience
Virtual
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) dedicated to helping people to understand their own challenges and ways to overcome them while nurturing their personal goals and the ability to connect with others. I believe that each person who engages in their own healing journey will have the opportunity to not only change their life, but may also impact the lives of others in the process. To navigate through personal problems shows tremendous strength and I know therapy is great starting point. What helps me stay focused and driven as a therapist is the belief that having the capacity to heal is a true form of resilience. I want to help my clients reach their goals and thrive in life.

Next available: Jul 14

Pavly Abdelmalek

Pavly Abdelmalek, LMFT - California Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
4 years of experience
Virtual
Hello, My name is Pavly Abdelmalek and I am a licensed psychotherapist (LMFT). I enjoy using a variety of different approaches to therapy and I will tailor them according your needs. My focus areas of practice will always start with providing a comfortable non-judgmental environment for you accompanied with the highest level of empathy throughout the therapeutic process. I am excited to know your story.

Next available: Jul 14

Desiree Gordon

(she/they)

Desiree Gordon, PsyD - California Psychologist at Grow Therapy
PsyD
31 years of experience
Authentic
Direct
Holistic
Virtual
Hi! I'm a Licensed Clinical Psychologist based in California. I received my Masters in Health Psychology from National Louis University in Chicago. I received my Masters and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from Argosy University- Illinois School of Professional Psychology. I have been practicing for over 30 years. I have helped individuals, couples, families, groups and organizations from a diverse population of adolescents to older adult male, female, and LGBT. p young adults struggling with career stress and burnout become the best versions of themselves. Over twenty (20) years of professional experience in a variety of settings such as mental health hospitals; addiction programs; community agencies; medical centers; graduate school programs, providing service to students, individuals, families, groups and organizations from a diverse population of adolescents to older adult male, female, and LGBT. I have been trained in mental health issues for over 30 years in varying degrees. Over the last 15 years I have assisted individuals from all walks of life to begin their recovery. I am a partner in their healing journey and collaborate with them to identify the issues they feel need addressing.

Next available: Jul 15

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