Referrals to Orange County Therapists, Psychologists, and Psychiatrists

Looking for an Orange County therapist, psychologist or psychiatrist to help you?

Look no further! I'm happy to refer you to my colleagues below. I like and trust each of them very much... and I would happily send a family member to see any of them.

More than that, they're smart, caring, compassionate experts who can help YOU feel better fast.

I'd encourage you to reach out to 2-3 different people below to find the best fit for you. 


Therapists for Adults & Couples


Nova Reed, MA, CLC
Individual Therapy for Adults
Coto de Caza - 949.858.2442


Cindy Fazendin, MFCC
Individual & Couples Therapy
Irvine - 714.556.5900


Judith Zucker Anderson, PhD
Individual & Couples Therapy
Irvine - 949.727.4337


Nancy Young, PhD
Individual & Couples Therapy
Costa Mesa - 714.432.9856


Adrienne Clements, LMFT
Individual & Couples Therapy
*Works on Weekends
Costa Mesa - 714.432.9856 X.111


Erik Abell, PhD
Individual Therapy
Costa Mesa - 714.437.1686


Michael Foust, PhD
Individual & Couples Therapy
Santa Ana - 714.834.9222


Jennifer Martin, PsyD
Chronic Pain & Illness Issues Laguna Niguel


The DBT Center of Orange County
Individual & Group Therapy
Focused on teaching coping skills for people with depression, anxiety, trauma
Newport Beach - 949.480.7767



Therapists for Kids & Teens


Stepping Forward Counseling Center
Expert Counseling for Kids
Irvine - 949.333.1209


Dr. Melissa Przeklasa-Auth
Child Psychiatrist / Neurologist
Laguna Niguel - 949.495.6100


Jodi Knott, PhD
Child Psychologist
Newport Beach - 714.490.3428

Nova Reed, MA, CLC
Teen Expert
Coto de Caza-949.858.2442


Jerry Weichman, PhD
Teen Psychologist
Newport Beach



Psychiatrists - Medical doctors who can prescribe medication


Britton Arey, MD
Costa Mesa


Gail Raphael, MD
Newport Beach


Roula Creighton, MD


Hisham Korraa, MD
Newport Beach


Mark Zetin, MD



Urgent Medical & Mental Health Care


Mission Medical Urgent Care
26800 Crown Valley Parkway, Ground Level
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
(949) 276-2111
Open Weekdays 8am-7pm; Weekends 9am-5pm


Urgent Mental Health Care
UC Irvine Hospital - Emergency Room
*Psychiatrists and psychologists are on call 24/7 for emergency consults through the Emergency Room
UCI Psychiatric Services Website
101 The City Dr South
Orange, CA 92868
(714) 456-7890



Chemical Dependency Treatment


Hoag Chemical Dependency Recovery Center
Recovery Center Website


Call 911 for Emergency Response
Please remember that for any emergency, you can always call 911 for immediate help.




Low Cost Therapy Centers


Smith Community Clinic
Chapman University, Orange


Pepperdine University Counseling Center
Pepperdine Irvine Campus


Chicago School of Professional Psychology
Irvine Counseling Center