Therapist in Chula Vista, California Brenda Duarte, Therapist

License: LMFT

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 18-65+

Appointments: Telehealth only. In-office visits not available

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Chula Vista, California Brenda Duarte, LMFT

Brenda Duarte, LMFT

About Brenda Duarte, LMFT

Brenda Duarte has been an Individual, Marriage, and Family Therapist for the last 7 years serving clients across the life cycle. Brenda is experienced in providing individual, family, and group therapy and believes in both a modern and post-modern approach to healing with a special emphasis on Cognitive-Behavioral and Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Solution-focused, Narrative, and Person-Centered Therapy approaches.

Brenda is bilingual and is happy to provide psychotherapy in Spanish. She is a proud Bruin who attended college at UCLA and completed her Master’s in Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy at Alliant International University San Diego. Brenda believes that with the right tools and support, human potential is limitless and she continues to be inspired in her career every day by witnessing powerful stories of human resiliency and transformation. Her hope is to help as many people as possible in identifying and overcoming the barriers to reach their goals and dreams.

Specialties include but not limited to: Stress Management, Relationship with Self, Self-Care, Motivation, Life Transitions, Healthy Boundaries, Positive Psychology

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BC)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Magellan
  • Managed Health Network (HealthNet)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Sana Benefits
  • Sharp Health Plan


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • CBT for Insomnia
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Mindfulness
  • Parenting Skills


  • Women


  • English
  • Spanish



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Brenda Duarte. You can also call 858-279-1223 to have someone assist you.

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