Find Therapists and Counselors in Lafayette, CA

Find a Therapist in Lafayette, 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 Lafayette, 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.

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 Lafayette 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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About Lafayette

Lafayette is a city in Contra Costa County, California. It covers 15 square miles. People began settling in the Lafayette area in 1848. The city was incorporated in 1968.

Lafayette has 26,000 inhabitants. The population grew by 10% from 2010 to 2016. More than 1,000 military veterans live in the city. The ethnic composition of the population is 77% white, 9% Asian, 8% Hispanic, and 1% black.

Over 13% of the people in Lafayette are foreign-born. Fourteen percent of residents speak a foreign-language at home. The most common foreign languages in Lafayette are Spanish, Chinese, and Russian.

People who live in Lafayette earn an average annual salary of $76,700. The median household income is $143,000. Seventy-three percent of families in Lafayette own their home. Approximately 5% of residents live below the poverty line.

Mental Health in Lafayette

Substance abuse is a major concern in Contra Costa County. In 2009, 4,201 county residents were admitted to treatment facilities for substance abuse. Over one quarter of treatment-seekers were abusing methamphetamines. Alcohol and marijuana were also common reasons for admission.

Young people, white people, and males have high rates of binge drinking in Contra Costa County. In 2007, approximately 29% of adults reported binge drinking in the previous year. Eleven percent of adults in the county are smokers. 

References:

  1. About Lafayette. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.lovelafayette.org/why-lafayette/about-lafayette
  2. Lafayette, CA. (n.d.). Data USA. Retrieved from https://datausa.io/profile/geo/lafayette-ca
  3. QuickFacts: Lafayette city, California. (n.d.). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/lafayettecitycalifornia/PST045216
  4. Substance abuse. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://cchealth.org/health-data/hospital-council/2010/pdf/51_substance_abuse.pdf