Therapy For Adults

Orange County and San Diego

Therapy for Women and Girls 

 

Women and girls can experience a number of challenges throughout their lifetime that can take a toll on relationships, career, and an individual's physical health as well as mental health. In fact, adolescent girls are more than twice as likely to be diagnosed with a mood disorders than boy and women are nearly twice as likely as men to be diagnosed with depression. Some of these women’s health issues may be caused or worsened by hormonal changes throughout the lifespan, such as premenstrual mood issues, perinatal and prenatal (in pregnancy) depression and anxiety, Postpartum Depression, and symptoms of menopause.

But biology cannot solely explain this phenomenon. Life circumstances and cultural factors impact women’s health and how women and girls feel about themselves and the world. This includes unequal power and status, societal pressures, juggling multiple roles such as work and care-taking for others, as well as experiencing sexual, physical, and/or emotional trauma in and outside of romantic relationships. Being a woman often means going through transitions, challenges, and adversities throughout your life, and it is important that you understand how all these influences impact your health and wellbeing. 

 

The following therapy services are available in Newport Beach, San Diego, and throughout California via teletherapy: 

Depression in Women

& Adolescent Girls

Body-Image Issues & Self-esteem

Perinatal & Postpartum 

Depression

Parenting Support for Moms

Therapy for Adults 

 

It's hard to know exactly what brings someone to therapy. You may be having issues in relationships, a difficult time parenting, feeling stressed or overwhelmed, or just feeling stuck or that something is not quite right. As adults, questioning our own purpose, drives, and values can be a lot of take on alone. 

Although the issues below are some of the possible areas we may explore in therapy, it's okay if what you are experiencing doesn't fit neatly into one of these boxes. Part of our work will be identifying the root of the issue and work together to find resolution, acceptance, and ultimately, more peace and joy in your life. 

Learn more about some of the areas we can work together in Newport Beach, San Diego, and throughout California via teletherapy

Newport Beach | Orange County, CA

180 Newport Center Drive Suite 168, Newport Beach, CA 92660

Encinitas | North County, San Diego, CA

169 Saxony Road Suite 111, Encinitas, CA 92024

 

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