Are you being impacted by painful memories and thoughts? Does it feel like you're living at the whim of your emotions? Are you struggling to feel like you're living your life as your best self? Have you tried to solve the problems in your life on your own and realized you need help from someone else? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you have made the right choice by being here.
And we know this is hard. You've likely been debating seeking help for months, if not years. But we're so glad you found us and have taken the courageous step of being here.
We're confident that together we can work to help equip you with the necessary tools to help you face and overcome these challenges. Whether you're struggling with resolving trauma, controlling emotions, or developing self, it is important that you know you don't have to be alone in this journey. We have the experience to help you achieve your goals, overcome these struggles, and live a more fulfilling and meaningful life.
"If you banish the dragons, you banish the heroes..."
We understand no two individuals are the same, and we tailor our sessions together to address challenges unique to you. We will work together to understand the root cause of your struggles and address those issues with long-lasting strategies, helping you get closer to the life you've always wanted.
If you're ready to work towards the life you've always wanted, we're ready when you are. Contact us today and let's get to work.
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About Jason Temple
Jason is the founder of Talk Therapy Center of Riverside. He is highly effective working with adults who are struggling with depression, anxiety, PTSD and self-worth in individual and group therapy. His strategy of educating clients and creating change in session have caused clients to call him "the most effective therapist" they have worked with. Click "Read More" for additional information about Jason.
About Carter Ebbesen
Carter is well known for his compassionate approach peppered with humor that leaves clients reporting enjoying his healing style. Carter has a background in Christian Ministries and is building his name in our community as the go-to traumatologist. Click "Read More" for additional information about Carter.
About Emily Shinne, PhD
Dr. Emily blesses Talk Therapy Center with a background working for USC's trauma center helping work through sexual abuse/trauma. She has a kind personality that welcomes even the most difficult to speak about topics. Click "Read More" for additional information about Dr. Emily.
About Art Unzueta, PhD
Dr. Art spends most of his days working for the VA in his efforts to help veterans and their families. His humorous style and professional knowledge combine to develop a comfortable experience in therapy. Click "Read More" for additional information about Dr. Art.
About Danielle Vidart, LMFT
Danielle offers a connection that feels like relaxing into a warm emotional bath. Her genuine and friendly approach supports client growth. She has a history of working with low income populations as her heart has pulled her into working with struggling families. Click "Read More" for additional information about Danielle.
About Kristen Lennon, LMFT
Kristen is a faith-based therapist who connects her ministry to the work she does in marital and women's issues. Although she has a passion for couple's counseling, she does also enjoy working with all populations. Click "Read More" for additional information about Kristen.
About Michelle Stark, LCSW
Michelle's experience as a therapist is vast as she has worked with numerous populations including her most recent passion of working with grief and loss issues within families. She has thrived with elderly patients and their families in order to best manage stage of life issues. Click "Read More" for additional information about Michelle.
About Jennifer Devall, LMFT, LPCC
Jennifer has a heart for eradicating the impact of painful memories and changing the way the brain automatically responds. Her authenticity, unexpected humor, and unusual style are the perfect formula for a transformative experience.
Natalia is a bilingual therapist who has a warm, welcoming demeanor and prides herself on providing a safe and nonjudgmental environment for her clients. Natalia has a passion for working with children, youth, and their families to provide support through difficult life challenges. Natalia is experienced in providing therapy to individuals who are survivors of trauma and adverse childhood experiences.
About Ofelia Johnson, MFTA
Ofelia is a bilingual therapist who brings a cheerful demeanor that is uplifting and inspiring. She has experience working with hospital populations and children in a group home setting. Due to the various experience, Ofelia is well versed in working with families, children, and couples. Click "Read More" for additional information about Ofelia.
About Oscar Valdez, MFTA, PCCA
Oscar is a bilingual veteran himself who after serving our country in the Marines chose to continue to give and become a therapist. His therapy is primarily focused on treating veterans but due to the complexity that this treatment requires he is well versed in working through issues with stuck clients. Click "Read More" for additional information about Oscar.
About Amanda Flores, MFTA
Amanda is best known for her training in EMDR working with trauma survivors. She has worked with a university counseling center which has developed her skills working with college aged adults. Click "Read More" for additional information about Amanda.