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Andrew Purchin, LCSW 
550 Water Street, C-2, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 460-0241
    www.uncomfortableisgood.com

Psychotherapy and EMDR for adults, adolescents and children. Individual, couples & family. LCS #17435

Bret K. Johnson, PhD
550 Water Street, Suite F-2, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 426-8901
  

Clinical psychology. Providing individual and relationship consultation, evaluation, and psychotherapy to the GLBT community. Also practicing in Santa Clara.

Canon J. Western, MFT
Psychotherapy for healing and growth 
147 River Street South, Suite 204, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 454-9155
www.canonwestern.com

Dynamic and compassionate psychotherapy for individual adults and couples dealing with a wide range of issues. Working with you to make your life work.

Connie Batten
Psychotherapist
340 Soquel Avenue, Suite 103, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
(831) 425-4432

My particular strengths are in helping clients build healthy relationships, grow through life transitions, process grief, and access sources of joy and creativity. Member of the Santa Cruz Transgender Therapist Team. License #MFT 36050.

Dana Blumrosen, MA, MFT 
Open Door Psychotherapy
303 Potrero Street, #45-202, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 454-8270
www.opendoorpsychotherapy.com 

Warm, respectful and engaged psychotherapy with individuals, couples and poly relationships. Build a healthier "toolbox" of skills and self-care options for living joyfully and authentically. Trans, gender-queer, gender-non-conforming clients welcome!

Deborah Abbott, MA, MFT
550 Water St, Bldg E, Ste 2
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
831.345.1925

Licensed psychotherapist with more than 20 years of serving Santa Cruz' queer community with pride. New office in Santa Cruz. License #26743

Eddie Bautista, MA, MFT Intern
Counseling/Psychotherapy (English & Spanish)
Salinas, CA
(831) 425-3371
    www.eddiebautistacounseling.com

I'm dedicated to helping improve and enhance the emotional well-being of individuals, couples, adolescents, children and families. We will uncover long-standing behavior patterns or negative perceptions that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life.

Family Service Agency

Rainbow Counseling

Santa Cruz:
104 Walnut Avenue, Suite 208, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 423-9444
Watsonville:
(831) 728-9970
    www.fsa-cc.org/programs/rainbow_coun.html 

For gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer and questioning adults, youth, couples and families. Information and appointments in Watsonville call (831) 728-9970. Please identify your interest in the Rainbow Counseling Program when calling.

Hollye Hurst, PhD, MFT
(831) 824-7900
mindfuliving.me 

Licensed since 1990, my work focuses on concerns about relationships, career, transition, midlife and aging, caregiving, chronic illness/pain, loss, depression, self-esteem, creativity, LGBT, and gender related concerns. Individuals, couples, and groups. Discounted rates affordable to almost anyone..

Jerry Solomon, PhD
407 Avalon Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 425-8785

Thirty years experience in Santa Cruz working with the GLBT community. I specialize in couples and family therapy.

Jessica Merring, MFT
Individual, Family and Child Counseling
4113 Scotts Valley Drive, Suite 104, Scotts Valley, CA 95066
(831) 252-0008, fax (831) 461-9700

Providing clients with compassionate, client-centered therapy for 20 years. Issues including; anxiety, OCD, depression, GLBTQ issues, parenting, and behavioral issues in children. Many insurances and a sliding scale for those without insurance.

Karuna Fluhart‐Negrete, MA, MFT
Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
PO Box 7325, Santa Cruz, CA 95061
(831) 535-8693

Mindful psychotherapeutic support for couples, families & individuals. Gain stability and increase happiness. Compassionate guidance and integrative care through transition, anxiety, depression, loss, or trauma recovery.

Kimberly Kuhn, LCSW
Psychotherapy
333B Church Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 278-2496, fax (831) 621-4820
    www.horizoncounseling.org

Adolescents, adults, individual, couples, and families. I specialize in GLBT issues, eating disorders, trauma/PTSD, addictions, depression, and anxiety. I use an eclectic and holistic model of healing incorporating varying techniques based on your needs.

Lauren Crux, LMFT
Psychotherapy
740 Front Street, Suite 278, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 425-8700
    www.laurencrux.com

Psychotherapy and counseling for adult individuals and couples. Helping to heal what is fractured or out of balance, to discover all that is possible.

Marilyn Jean, MA
9057 Soquel Drive, Building B, Suite EE, Aptos, CA 95003
(831) 661-0955
Appointments also available in Santa Cruz on Ocean Street.

Psychotherapy: I see myself as both a coach and guide to help people reconnect to parts of themselves they have lost, or to discover and nurture new aspects of themselves. License #35206

Marriage and Family Therapist Registered Intern
Feel Better. Think Clearer. Move Forward.
155 Van Ness Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 607-9773
    ivanchan.com

I provide a nonjudgmental environment to work with individuals and couples on achieving their goals related to grief, transition, and more. Free phone consultation. 60-minute sessions. Supervisor: Jamie Holloman, LMFT #MFT37788.

Sharon Kaplan, MA, MFT
411 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 466-0464

Psychotherapy for individuals, couples, and families. Specializing in LGBT issues, women's issues, multicultural issues, relationship issues, self-esteem, depression, and anxiety. License #MFC 34547

Teresa Antonia Broccoli, MSW, LCSW
Therapy for the Heart and Soul
5905 Soquel Drive, Suite 200, Soquel, CA 95073
(831) 566-4409
  

Compassionate psychotherapy. My down-to-earth approach is supportive, non-judgmental and nurturing. I advocate self-awareness, internal strengths and the cultivation of healthier relationships. Affordable/sliding scale.

Tim Hartnett, PhD MFT
Relationship Counseling and Individual Therapy 
911 Center Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 464-2922, fax (831) 464-2922
    santacruztherapist.net

Relationship counseling and individual psychotherapy. Using cognitive/humanistic counseling and NVC, I would be happy to assist you in your personal growth. 

Transformational Psychotherapy
Erik Barnes, LMFT
1015 Cedar St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 233-1608
    www.transformationalpsychotherapy.net

Bring more joy, connection, peace and purpose into your life. I provide engaged psychotherapy to adults, teens, families, couples and kids. Get the support and tools you need to overcome life's challenges. Now offering an affordable sliding scale. 

Vivian Gay Gratton, M.A.,MFT
Body-Centered Psychotherapy
108 Locust Street, #15
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 429-7899
    www.viviangratton.com

I work with body and mind together to support growth and healing. I also specialize in working with those in alternative relationships and with families with children who live "outside the box."

Shane Hill, Ph.D.
412 Cedar St., Suite C, Santa Cruz CA 95060
831-423-0849
www.shane-hill.com
I am a clinical psychologist and life coach who specializes in brief and depth-oriented therapy, family and relationship therapy, GLBT issues, gender identity, and mindfulness practices. I see individuals, couples, families, children, and teens. I teach classes and trainings for therapists and others regarding transgender issues, therapy interventions, and psychological-spiritual practices for self-evolvement.