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Find a Therapist in Berkeley, CA

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It’s normal to experience mental health issues and relationship problems. Talking to a licensed therapist can help. Therapy can teach you more about yourself and your mental health concerns in a healing way. Many therapies are evidence-based and have been proven effective.

Since 2007, GoodTherapy has helped people like you connect with ethical, compassionate counselors and therapists. The therapists listed above, who practice therapy in Berkeley, are trained to protect client confidentiality and privacy. In keeping with our high membership standards, these mental health professionals are also committed to eliminating the stigma that keeps many people from seeking help.

If you are looking for a specific type of therapist, you can search for marriage or couples counseling in Berkeley or find a child psychologist or family therapist in Berkeley. You can also connect with Berkeley therapists who specialize in treating anxiety or depression. In addition, some therapists provide group therapy, which is typically a therapist-led session with multiple people.

Beliefs about how much therapy costs may deter some people from finding a therapist. It’s a good idea to contact therapists you’re interested in and ask about insurance, sliding-scale fees, payment plans, and other options to stay within your budget.

Rest assured there are qualified therapists in Berkeley who can treat a variety of concerns, including family conflict, relationship issues, anxiety, or depression. With our directory, the right therapist is easy to find.

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Mental Health Statistics for Berkeley

Out of all 14 cities in Alameda County, Berkeley has the highest rate of hospitalizations for mental health. Between 2012 and 2014, the city saw 2,292 mental health hospitalizations. Most (28%) of these hospitalizations were for depression. Another 25% involved schizophrenia and related diagnoses.

Hospitalizations for opioid overdose are also common in Berkeley. For every 100,000 residents, the city sees 56.5 hospitalizations. This rate is the second highest in the county, second only to Oakland. To address this opioid crisis, the Berkeley Police Department is training officers how to use Narcan, a drug that reverses overdoses.

References:

  1. City of Berkeley: Health status report 2018 [PDF]. (2018). Retrieved from https://www.cityofberkeley.info/uploadedFiles/Health_Human_Services/Level_3_-_Public_Health/2018-health-status-report-berkeleyThe Daily Californian. .pdf
  2. Dong, S. (2018, September 4). Berkeley police implement Narcan program to reverse opioid overdoses.The Daily Californian. Retrieved from http://www.dailycal.org/2018/09/03/berkeley-police-implements-narcan-program-to-reverse-opioid-overdoses