Counseling

Alateen/Al-Anon    (888) 4AL-ANON (425-2666)
Support groups and referrals for families and children of alcoholics. www.al-anon-alateen.org
 
 
Boys and Girls Club Arches    (714) 532-7940
Counseling, family support, outreach and referrals. Garden Grove. www.bgcgg.org/programs/arches.html
 
 
Casa Youth Shelter – Classes for parents of teenagers. Bilingual. 10911 Reagan St., Los Alamitos.   (714) 995-8601 (CASA). www.casayouthshelter.org
 
 
Community Family Guidance Center     (562) 924-5526
Therapy for children (3-17). www.cfgcenter.com
 
 
Connie Wax, Individual, Couple Family and Child Counselor     (714) 300-3163
www.CounselorForTheGiftedAndTalented.com
 
 
Exchange Club Family Support Center    (562) 904-9590
Three and nine-week parenting sessions. Bilingual. $40 per person; $50 per couple. 8320 Iowa St., Downey. www.downeyfamilysupport.com
 
 
Families Anonymous    (800) 736-9805
Free weekly meetings for families and friends of an addict or alcoholic. www.familiesanonymous.org
 
 
Help Line Youth Counseling    (562) 273-0722
Youth and family counseling. Fees based on a sliding scale. www.hycinc.org
 
 
Hoag Community Benefit Mental Health Programs     (949) 764-6542
Individual, family and couples counseling; fees are based on a low-sliding scale. No is one turned away due to lack of funding. www.tinyurl.com/hoagmentalhealth
 
 
Interval House    (562) 594-4555, (714) 891-8121
Group and individual counseling for youth victims of domestic violence. Programs include teen dating-violence education, legal assistance, and domestic-violence education classes/workshops. www.intervalhouse.org
 
 
JADE (949) 303-9016, en Espaol (949) 303-9018
The Juvenile Alcohol and Drug Education and Decisions program. www.calyouthservices.org/jade
 
 
Jewish Federation and Family Services
Long Beach (562) 427-7916
Orange County (949) 435-3484
Nonsectarian. Fees based on a sliding scale. www.jfcslongbeach.org, www.jewishorangecounty.org
 
 
Long Beach Child and Adolescent Program (LBCAP)    (562) 599-9271
Assessment, individual, group and family therapy, medication management, crisis services, case management, CalWORKS and proven methods. Multicultural, bilingual and individualized approach. 240 E. 20th St. Long Beach. www.tinyurl.com/lbchildteen
 
 
Magnolia Park Family Resource Center    (714) 530-7413
Counseling, parenting classes and referrals. www.tinyurl.com/magnoliaparkfamily
 
 
Mariposa Women and Family Center Counseling
Child care available. Orange, (714) 547-6494; and San Juan Capistrano, (949) 429-6888. www.mariposacenter.org
 
 
OC Child Abuse Prevention Center    (714) 543-4333
Crisis and prevention services and counseling, plus Parent-to-Parent and School Readiness programs. 2390 E. Orangewood, Ste. 300, Anaheim. www.brightfutures4kids.org
 
 
Straight Talk Clinic     (714) 828-2000
Individual and peer counseling. Fees based on a sliding scale. www.straighttalkcounseling.org
 
 
The Guidance Center     (562) 595-1159
Bilingual mental health assessment and treatment for low-income children and families on Medi-Cal, including individual, group, and family counseling, medication, and testing for behavioral, social, emotional, family and school problems. www.tgclb.org
 
 
Women’s Shelter of Long Beach    (562) 437-4663
Counseling for victims of domestic violence. www.womenshelterlb.org