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Online Therapy in Los Angeles and Ventura County
You want to start therapy, but that’s not as easy as it sounds.
Life can be overwhelming, and adding another thing to your already busy schedule might feel impossible. Traffic in Los Angeles is no joke, and the thought of spending hours on the road just to get to a therapy appointment can be overwhelming. Additionally, even if you live in a less congested city in Ventura County, life can still feel hectic.
You have work, family, friends, and other responsibilities that demand your time and attention. It’s understandable if going to a traditional therapy appointment doesn’t seem possible. However, that’s why we offer online therapy services in Los Angeles and Ventura County.
Who We Are
At Simi Psychological Group, we are committed to exploring the root causes of your challenges. Moreover, our therapists strive to empower you to make profound and lasting transformations in your life. But also the lives of your loved ones. We wholeheartedly believe in your capacity to lead the fulfilling life you truly deserve. By doing so, you will have a positive impact on our community and the world at large. Our team of psychologists and therapists understand that life happens and sometimes we need a simpler solution.
Why Choose Us?
Our group practice was founded with the goal of serving the tight-knit community in Simi Valley, Los Angeles, and Ventura County. We know how dedicated the people who live here are to building each other up and helping their community grow. That’s why we offer empathetic, supportive, and encouraging online therapy services that connect emotionally with our clients.
We understand that it can be difficult for individuals and families to make time for therapy in their busy lives. That’s why we offer the convenience of online therapy. Notably, this allows you to attend sessions from the comfort of your own home or wherever you feel most comfortable. Ultimately, want to help you gain a clear sense of who you are as an individual and provide you with the tools to make positive changes in your life.
What are the benefits of online therapy?
Online therapy offers the convenience of saving time and eliminates the hassle of navigating through Los Angeles traffic during rush hour. If you’re a busy mom, you might not have the time to leave your house and drive to a therapy appointment. You’re taking your children to school, soccer practice, tutoring, and a million other activities. We understand that your family’s needs come first, but it’s also important to prioritize your own mental health.
Maybe you’re trying to convince your teenager to attend therapy, but they’re hesitant to leave the house. Online therapy allows them to receive support and guidance without having to face their anxiety about going out in public. Or, if you have a busy work schedule, online therapy allows you to fit therapy sessions into your day without having to take time off work.
We Understand Life Can Be Hectic, But Therapy Doesn’t Have to Be.
At Simi Psychological Group, we want to make therapy as accessible and convenient as possible for you. Because we understand that everyone’s circumstances are unique and we cater our services to best meet the needs of each individual and family. You no longer have to let life’s demands get in the way of your mental health. Our therapists provide online therapy to clients in Los Angeles and Ventura County.
Whether you prefer avoiding the busy freeways that weave through Beverly Hills and Santa Monica, or the crowded streets of Thousand Oaks and Oxnard, we’ve got you covered. Our online therapy services are designed to fit seamlessly into your lifestyle. You can now connect with our supportive therapists from the comfort of your home. So you can avoid the stress and time constraints of LA traffic and focus on what truly matters – your mental health.
Will I be able to connect with the therapist using online therapy?
Many people often wonder if they can establish the same level of connection with their therapist during online sessions as they would in person. However, we’ve found that it’s absolutely possible. You might even be pleasantly surprised by how comfortable and convenient online therapy can be. Your therapist will provide a safe and supportive space for you to connect, no matter the location.
In fact, many individuals express a preference for online therapy over traditional in-person sessions. They get the benefits of therapy without having to leave their home and can receive support at a time that works best for them. We want you to feel comfortable and supported in your therapy journey, and our online services allow us to do just that. Most importantly, it allows you to prioritize your well-being and that of your loved ones. Regardless of the format in which therapy is conducted. Prioritizing what truly matters and making a positive change in your life is something we fully support.
How Does Online Therapy Work?
Online therapy is an opportunity to get professional mental health support through a secure and confidential video conferencing system. It allows for convenient and flexible therapy sessions, without the hassle of commuting or disrupting your daily routine. We use our integrated Simple Practice Telehealth system, so you can have a seamless experience.
Before your therapy session, you’ll get an email reminder 24 hours before your appointment with a clickable link for the video call. And don’t worry, we’ll also send you a 10-minute reminder via email and text. Just click the link to join the call and start your session. In fact, it’s as simple as that! Your therapist will conduct the session just like they would in person, with the same level of care and support.
How Should I Prepare For My Online Therapy Session?
To ensure a successful online counseling session, it’s crucial to find a cozy and private space. Be mindful of your surroundings and minimize any pesky distractions. Before you start the call, it’s a good idea to give your microphone and speaker a quick test to make sure they’re working like a charm. You can hop on with either your trusty laptop/desktop or simply download the app on your phone for the session.
Just like when you swing by our Simi Valley office for some face-to-face counseling, we’re all about creating a comfy environment for you to freely express yourself. Our ultimate goal is to provide you with the same level of comfort during your online therapy sesh, no matter where you are. This way you can get the support and guidance you need without any added stress or discomfort. Check out this link for more information on how to prepare for your online therapy session or feel free to reach out to us with any questions.
At Simi Psychological Group, one of the most important parts of our work is helping children feel safe, seen, and heard. We understand that therapy can be an intimidating experience for young ones. Our therapists strive to create a comfortable space for your child to express themselves freely without any added stress or pressure. This is why your child’s therapist may use a variety of methods such as play therapy, art therapy, or sand tray therapy to help them communicate and process their emotions.
Our goal is to ensure to involve you as the parents so you can be actively involved in your child’s therapy journey. We provide regular updates and consultations to help you better support your child outside of therapy sessions. With our online therapy services, we make it easier for your child to receive the support they need while also prioritizing their mental health and overall well-being. Furthermore, our team believes that a strong support system and a safe space for your child to express themselves can make all the difference in their growth and development.
At Simi Psychological Group, our therapists know how challenging it can be to navigate the complexities of adolescence. That’s why we offer a safe and supportive space for teens to express themselves, process their emotions, and develop healthy coping strategies in online therapy tailored for teens. Our team of therapists specializes in working with teenagers and utilizes evidence-based techniques like cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and mindfulness.
Through our online platform, we build strong therapeutic relationships with our teenage clients, fostering trust, empathy, and genuine care for their well-being. With our guidance, teens can develop confidence, self-awareness, and resilience to navigate life’s challenges. Our online therapy sessions focus on addressing stressors, understanding the pressures they encounter, and embracing their unique identities. We are dedicated to helping teenagers become the best version of themselves as they navigate this crucial phase of their lives.
At Simi Psychological Group, we understand that adults take on many responsibilities and face numerous challenges throughout their lives. From work stress to relationship issues, we are here to support you through it all. Our therapists have years of experience in working with adults from different backgrounds, providing them with a safe and non-judgmental space to explore their thoughts and feelings. In order to prioritize the well-being of our clients, we now offer convenient online therapy.
This platform provides a safe and non-judgmental space for individuals to explore their emotions, identify patterns, and develop effective strategies for managing them. Through our dedicated online therapy services, we aim to help adults rediscover themselves and facilitate meaningful change that extends beyond their personal lives. By utilizing a range of evidence-based techniques, we support individuals in their personal journeys, assisting them in overcoming challenges such as depression, anxiety, trauma, and more. All in all, our ultimate goal is to empower you to lead a fulfilling and purposeful life.
Our therapists at the Simi Psychological Group provide online anxiety therapy to help individuals overcome the challenges of constant worry, exhaustion, and overwhelm. Simi Psychological Group’s dedicated team of experienced therapists is committed to supporting you in regaining control over your thoughts and behaviors. Allowing you to enjoy life and engage in day-to-day activities. Through our personalized online therapy sessions, we work closely with you to understand your unique needs and tailor our approach to address your specific anxiety concerns.
We offer an opportunity that allows you to connect with your therapist, gain insight into your worries, develop effective coping skills, and find peace in your daily life. Our online anxiety therapy equips you with practical tools and strategies to manage anxiety, not only in the present but also in future stressful situations. We believe in empowering you to live a more fulfilling and joyful life, no matter where you are.
If you’re struggling with persistent feelings of sadness, hopelessness, or a loss of interest in previously enjoyable activities, remember that you’re not alone. Depression can be overwhelming and impact your daily life. At Simi Psychological Group, we offer online depression therapy to individuals in California. Our experienced therapists are dedicated to addressing the underlying causes and negative thinking patterns that contribute to your depressive symptoms.
Through online therapy, our empathetic therapists will work with you to explore your life story and beliefs. They will provide you with effective strategies and unwavering support to help you regain control of your emotional well-being. Our ultimate goal is to help you find lasting change and live the fulfilling life you deserve. We are a compassionate team that is here to support and guide you on your healing journey towards emotional well-being, even from the comfort of your own home.
Trauma can affect individuals in different ways, leaving long-lasting emotional and psychological impacts. At Simi Psychological Group, we offer trauma therapy online, allowing individuals to access quality care from the comfort of their homes. Our therapists understand that talking about your big T or small T traumas can be difficult. Thus why we provide a safe and supportive space for you to process your experiences and emotions.
In fact, we make use of evidence-based techniques such as EMDR, somatic experiencing, and cognitive-behavioral therapy to help individuals process trauma and reclaim their identity. Let us be there for you as you embark on your journey to healing and taking charge of your life, all from the comfort of your own home.
At Simi Psychological Group, we believe that faith and spirituality are essential to mental health and well-being. Our Christian counseling services offer a unique approach to therapy by integrating faith into the healing process. Whether in person or through online therapy, our experienced Christian counselors understand the significance of connecting with God during times of struggle.
We provide a safe and supportive space for you to explore the intersection of faith and mental health, no matter where you are. Our counselors will help you identify barriers, develop coping skills, and find healing through faith. Let us be your lifeline to reconnect with God and find purpose and strength in life, even in the realm of online therapy.
Couples Therapy and Marriage Counseling
We offer online couples therapy and marriage counseling services, designed to help you and your partner navigate the complexities of your relationship and find paths toward healing and growth. At Simi Psychological Group, we believe that every relationship is unique and deserves individualized attention and care, even in the online setting.
Our highly skilled therapists are experienced in working with couples of all backgrounds and orientations, providing support and guidance through the challenges that come with being in a committed relationship. Specifically, through effective communication techniques, conflict-resolution strategies, and guided discussions, our therapists will help you and your partner overcome barriers and find deeper understanding, intimacy, and connection, all through the convenience of online therapy.
At Simi Psychological Group, we recognize that you may feel the need to connect with others who are experiencing similar challenges in life. Simi Psychological’s group therapy services provide a supportive and safe environment for individuals to share their struggles, gain insight, and receive guidance from our experienced therapists and peers. Our team of dedicated clinicians provides virtual group therapy to nurture connections and explore emotions and patterns of connection in real-time.
In our safe and supportive online space, group members can openly share their personal experiences and receive validation, support, and guidance from others who face similar struggles. Thereofore, through this process, individuals can gain insight into their own barriers to connection and develop coping skills to navigate relationships more effectively. Our online group therapy sessions are designed to enhance your emotional well-being and foster a sense of community, making your healing journey a little less daunting.
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She displays the utmost respect, care and dedication to her clients
I have known Dr. Novak for over 9 years and I can confidently say that she is an exceptional clinician. Her compassionate, understanding, and supportive approach coupled with her extensive knowledge of ethics and empirically validated interventions make her a great psychologist. She is driven to help her clients reach their goals so as to have fulfilling lives. When in need of a referral, Dr. Novak is without a doubt the first person I would call.
I highly recommend the therapists
At Simi Psychological Group. They really know how to help the clients they work with! They were very welcoming and made the entire experience comfortable!
Simi Psychological group is a wonderful practice
They really care about the families they work with. The therapists are warm, supportive, and very knowledgeable!
Dr. Danial is an amazing psychologist. He is so kind, caring and really connects with his patients. He is very sensitive to the needs of parents as well. He is very gentle in his approach, but yet is effective, and truly has a natural ability to connect with children.
Excellent organization with very personable and competent clinicians
The Simi Psychological Group is an excellent organization with very personable and competent clinicians. They quickly return calls and work to meet the clients needs as best they can. It definitely gives me peace of mind to refer clients here. Very highly recommend them.
Dr. Becerra is authentic and empathetic and truly cares about helping others
Dr. Becerra is personable and she is very knowledgeable about relationship issues too. She is compassionate, kind and easy to talk to…especially to those who are in need of support and healing.