“Discussing positive experiences leads to heightened well-being, increased overall life satisfaction and even more energy”
What To Expect During Your Therapeutic Journey
We often face difficult hurdles in life where we are unsure of what path to take next. Life is not to be navigated alone and it takes bravery to ask for help. I believe finding the right therapist you are comfortable with is essential for growth and healing. My approach focuses on compassion and self-reflection as we navigate through some of those difficult life hurdles. I believe that therapy should be designed to help each individual based on their needs. Therefore, each session will be designed especially for you as we focus on your treatment goals.
Services I Offer
I am committed to supporting my clients toward a path of empowerment, self-awareness, understanding, and compassion to my clients while helping them to identify and reach their therapeutic goals.My experience includes worked with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and military members and their families, in a range of settings including psychiatric in-patient facilities, individuals incarcerated by law enforcement, foster care agencies, Child Welfare Services, and in homes / communities. My areas of focus include adjustment, mood disorders, personality disorders, PTSD, trauma, relationship issues, suicidal thoughts and feelings, self-harm, life transitions and parenthood.
I guide my patients every step of the way and implement various methods to help them develop new attitudes towards all of life’s most complex matters. Schedule an appointment today to begin your therapeutic journey!
In the couples sessions, we’ll work together to solve current problems and improve positive thinking and behavior. I will help you “re-frame” your reactions and provide you with valuable communicative tools. I offer personalized Couples Counseling that is both beneficial and inspirational. Schedule an appointment today to begin working towards your goals as a couple!
Youth Development Counseling
My Youth Counseling sessions help patients navigate tender subjects or developmentally appropriate issues of growing up. We explore strengths, values and self-compassion, while developing positive attitudes towards life’s most complex and challenging circumstances. Schedule an appointment today to help foster the wellbeing of your child!
I’m Desiree Katrones, a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist based in California - here to guide you through life’s most complex and difficult matters. I truly care about my patients’ well-being and guarantee top of the line counseling and psychological services catered to their needs. As a military veteran, former foster youth, and now a Licensed Marriage Family Therapist, I have learned that everyone experiences pain and feelings differently and with the right support and skills, therapeutic goals can be met.
Since 2015, I have provided a number of specialized therapeutic services to those dealing with challenging life experiences. Patient well-being is my number one priority, and I go above and beyond to help them through all their obstacles. Get in touch with me today for more information.