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I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (#94867). I received my Bachelors of Art in Sociology from California State University San Marcos and my Masters in Social Work from the University of Southern California.
I have over 5 years of experience providing mental health treatment in a variety of settings. I am concurrently working in an Emergency Department providing mental health treatment to psychiatric and trauma patients. I’ve worked at a nonprofit agency where I treated children, adolescents and their families through psychotherapy, as well as a substance use residential treatment facility in which I treated homeless veterans.
• Personality Disorders
• EMDR Trained
I am a licensed marriage and family therapist with experience working with
clients who suffer from anxiety, depression, trauma, grief, bi-polar, schizophrenia,
chronic pain, developmental disabilities, educational problems and substance
My main theoretical approaches are Cognitive Behavioral Therapy,
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused, and Person Centered.
• Panic Disorder
• Stress Management
• Yoga Certified
Hi, I’m Michelle Villa! I’m a licensed marriage and family therapist, but you may also think of me as a self-care motivator or a mindfulness coach. I received my master’s degree from Chapman University in 2010 and since then I have worked with many different populations. I have also completed a RYT-200hr yoga teacher training.
• Pain relief
• Stress relief
Susie Orenstein, L.Ac, MPA was licensed by the California Acupuncture Board in November 2003. She studied acupuncture and Chinese herbs at the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego, CA. She graduated from the Cornell Institute of Public Affairs prior to her studies in Chinese Medicine where she studied health policy.
Susie currently offers acupuncture services at two drug rehabs: Ranch Creek Recovery in Temecula and Mindful Rejuvenation in Oceanside.
• Christian Counseling
Rebecca Saville, LCSW specializes in the treatment of trauma, anxiety, and depression assisting adults to maximize their mental health. Using the evidence-based therapy of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), disturbing emotions of memories from adult and childhood can be let go to more fully enjoy life in the present. Preventing mental illness, emotional and behavioral disturbances is essential service for clients.
• Sex Addiction Therapy Certified
• Porn Addiction
• Betrayal Trauma
• EMDR Certified
I am grateful that you have made the step to create a happier, healthier life. Life can become unmanageable, stressful and chaotic when you haven’t dealt with the difficulties of your past or situations that suddenly come up that knock you off your foundation. Healing and change is a process which is most productive when we work together toward common goals. Allow me to guide, support, encourage, educate and find yourself again or develop who you want to become. You are greater than your pain and stronger than you think you are.
• Trauma Focused Therapy Certified
• Narcissistic Abuse Recovery Certified
My name is Tiffany Libby, and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, born and raised in San Diego County. My goal is to help you understand the resiliency already inside of you, and to utilize it to effectively cope with all of life’s ups and downs. With your collaboration, I tailor my approach to meet your needs, as I feel it is important to find what works for you, not what “should” work.
• Women’s Mental Health
• Chronic Illness & Cancer Support
• Adolescent & Adult
• Individual & Couples
What if I told you that you already possess beautiful strengths that can support you through the winding, often bumpy, path of being a woman navigating this world? Well, you do, even if they’re challenging to identify at times. I am Shanda Brennan, and as your Licensed Clinical Social Worker and therapist, I will help you identify your strengths and provide you the safe space, non-judgmental support, unconditional positive regard and empathy necessary to feel, process, heal and grow.
• Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
• Trauma and PTSD
• Social Anxiety
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My name is Raquel Buchanan and I am a licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT #118976) and doctoral candidate at Grand Canyon University. I specialize in treating self-esteem issues related to interpersonal trauma focusing on the impact that childhood abuse or neglect has on emotional and mental health.
I am a self-esteem therapist who focuses on building coping skills, finding your hidden strengths and talents, and getting you out of negative thought patterns that keep you stuck.
• Anxiety/ Panic Disorders
• Stress Management
• Impulsive Behaviors
• Parenting Issues
• Anger Issues
• Conduct Disorders
Are you ready to make some changes and THRIVE? Are you tired of struggling with unnecessary anxiety, frequent stress, impulsive behaviors, or chronic trauma issues? Life can be difficult at times. Let’s work together on improving issues that are holding you back from living the life you want. We are not meant to heal alone. The greatest honor my clients give me is their trust.
Hello, my name is Kristy Harvick, I am the administrative assistant for the office of Thrive Well Trauma Center. I have worked in administration in a variety of settings for over 15 years. As administrative assistant I will be one of the first contacts our clients have when they reach out to us. I am here to walk our clients through the process of matching with a therapist that fits their needs and assist them with any questions or concerns that they may have.