The therapists listed below are all Marriage and Family therapists with specialties in parenting, pregnancy and postpartum therapy, and/or PTSD, trauma therapy.


Sarah valverde
Marriage & Family Therapist, MS, LMFT
(805) 285-3907

Life gets messy, therapy can help. I offer family and individual therapy to enhance the most important relationships in your life, to teach you skills to help your child calm down and follow directions, and to assist you and your family manage life's crises and transitions. I have been working with young children, teens and adults for more than 10 years and love what I do!


Carie Randolph
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT
(805) 285-3907

It's important to find a therapist with whom you can connect and feel safe. With empathy and compassion, my focus is to creat a safe environment so that you are able to share that which is most vulnerable and I hold the space, a positive attitude, that focuses on your ability to grow and heal. Whether you come as a family, couple, individual, or if you bring your child, my goal is to help you to get past the stuck places, learn new skills, and help you to make the changes that will enrich your life.


Elodie Patarias
Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFT
(805) 380-3766

If you are feeling overwhelmed, therapy can help you manage your emotions, get you through the tough times and create a direction/focus while maintaining control of your life. Therapy is a confidential and joint process to explore and address concerns and/or fears that you may be experiencing. My goal is to help you resolve these issues as quickly as possible at the same time building knowledge and skills that will allow you to cope in the future. Some of the areas I specialize in are Life Transitions, Depression and Anxiety, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Parenting, Blended Families, Women's Issues and Fertility.