Nicole George-O'Brien,LMFT

Nicole George-O'Brien,LMFT

Telehealth Available
Professions: Marriage & Family Therapist
License Status: I'm a licensed professional.
Primary Credential: MFT - 90671
Billing and Insurance:

I don't currently accept insurance, but I can provide documentation if clients wish to submit to an insurance company for "out of network" benefit coverage

Fees: -Free 20-minute consultation by phone or in person.
-$155 per 50 minute session for individuals and $175 per 50 minute session for couples. Fee varies for longer sessions.
-Some reduced-fee slots are available based on financial need.
Free Initial Consultation
Evening Availability


Teletherapy for clients in California
Arcata, California 95521

My Approach to Helping

Are you feeling overwhelmed, confused, or frustrated? Ready to get some clarity and relief? I can help you move through the challenging situations and feelings that get in the way of your having the life you want. With a practical and compassionate approach, we'll focus on finding real solutions and strategies that work for your own unique situation. My work is integrative and holistic; together we'll seek to bring all aspects of who you are -- your mind, body, and spirit -- into balance. You can expect compassion and you can expect to laugh. Though we'll be working through tough stuff, I will be down to earth and real with you, and you can do the same with me.
Having had plenty of my own adverse life circumstances, I sought therapy to heal and find solutions. My own experiences of overcoming these challenges led me to become an ally to others who seek ease and fulfillment.

More Info About My Practice

I work with many sorts of people on many sorts of issues. Some areas that I specialize in are adults with Asperger's and new parents.

I am a mom of two, a lover of nature, and a believer that while we are all a work in progress, the right tools and guidance bring beautiful positive change.

On the Fence About Going to Therapy?

Understandable! You're not alone.

Are you wondering
...if therapy is really for you?
...if therapy can help?
...if now is the right time?

Choosing to seek therapy is rarely an easy decision. While only you can say for sure if it's right for you, I'm happy to explore that question with you. I offer a free 20 minute consultation (by phone or in person) so that you can get a feel for how I work and so I can hear what's going on for you. It's SO important for both therapist and client to feel like they're a good fit. Don't be afraid to ask questions.

Let's see if we might be a good match.

Ages I Work With

  • Teens
  • Adults
  • Elders


  • English

Groups I Work With

    Teens and adults with Asperger'sASDNVLD, new moms, new parents, couples

Client Concerns I Treat

  • Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Blended Family Issues
  • Breakup
  • Career Choice
  • Child and/or Adolescent Issues
  • Chronic Illness / Disability
  • Codependency / Dependency
  • Communication Problems
  • Control Issues
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders (Autism, Aspergers, etc.)
  • Divorce / Divorce Adjustment
  • Emotional Abuse
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Emotional Overwhelm
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Family Problems
  • Forgiveness
  • Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
  • Habits
  • Health / Illness / Medical Issues
  • Identity Issues
  • Individuation
  • Irritability
  • Isolation
  • Learning Difficulties
  • Life Purpose / Meaning / Inner-Guidance
  • Multicultural Concerns
  • Obsessions and Compulsions (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Perfectionism
  • Post Partum Depression
  • Posttraumatic Stress / Trauma
  • Pre-Marital Counseling
  • Pregnancy and Birthing
  • Rejection
  • Relationships and Marriage
  • Self-Actualization
  • Self-Care
  • Self-Compassion
  • Self-Criticism
  • Self-Doubt
  • Sensitivity to Criticism
  • Sexual Assault / Abuse
  • Shame
  • Somatization
  • Stress
  • Values Clarification
  • Women's Issues
  • Workplace Issues
  • Worry

Types of Therapy

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