Find a Therapist in Sherman Oaks, CA
Life Coach, Marriage & Family Therapist, Psychotherapist
Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults, Elders
"I enjoy showing clients their own divine potential as fully loving, whole, successful beings, and helping them gain insight to improve the richness of thei"... Read More
Marriage & Family Therapist, Mental Health Counselor
Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults
"I enjoy working with individuals, couples, families and groups with a variety of issues. My areas of specialty include anxiety, anger, relationship issues,"... Read More
Marriage & Family Therapist
Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults
"A registered marriage and family therapist intern, Natalie is also an Anger Management 818 facilitator. She works in private practice, and is supervised by"... Read More
Counselor, Psychotherapist, Social Worker
Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults, Elders
"I see therapy as a sacred space to create healing and change and believe everyone is unique and has great potential. My style is compassionate, interactive"... Read More
About Sherman Oaks
Sherman Oaks is a neighborhood covering 9 square miles in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles, California. It has one of the lowest population densities in the city, with just over 6,600 people per square mile. Over a third of residents have a bachelor’s or associate degree, and 17% have a graduate degree.
Sherman Oaks does not have much ethnic diversity when compared to other areas in Los Angeles. Almost 74% of the population is white. In the latter half of 2017, the residents of Sherman Oaks experienced over 98 violent crimes and 1,117 property crimes in the area. The community is covered by four police jurisdictions.
Mental Health in Sherman Oaks
Mental health is a major concern in Sherman Oaks. Local health care professionals believe substance use and homelessness are contributing factors to the situation. Discharge records from Sherman Oaks Hospital in 2014 showed mental health issues accounted for almost 18% of all discharges.
Many mental health issues may be comprehensively treated in the intensive inpatient setting provided by Sherman Oaks Hospital and other local treatment facilities. However, many insurers encourage people to seek outpatient care for all but the most severe mental health conditions.
- Demographics: Sherman Oaks, California 91423 (2010 U.S. census). (n.d.). Sherman Oaks Chamber of Commerce. Retrieved from http://www.shermanoakschamber.org/demographics
- Mapping L.A.: San Fernando Valley: Sherman Oaks. (n.d.). Los Angeles Times. Retrieved from http://maps.latimes.com/neighborhoods/neighborhood/sherman-oaks/crime
- Sherman Oaks hospital community health needs implementation plan 2017-2019. (n.d.). Retrieved from https://www.shermanoakshospital.org/documents/SOH-Implementation-Plan-20172019.pdf