Therapist in San Diego, California Christopher Schell , Therapist

License: LMFT

Provider Gender: Male

Ages Served: 11-65+

Appointments: Telehealth only. In-office visits not available

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in San Diego, California Christopher Schell , LMFT

Christopher Schell , LMFT

Christopher Schell is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist based in San Diego, California and works with clients statewide via telehealth and in-person visits. He has a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from National University. Christopher works with children, adolescents and adults and specializes in treating depression, anxiety, PTSD, acute stress, and various other client issues. His passion is to create a safe and nurturing space for personal growth and healing.

Christopher’s approach to his work is always centered around the specific needs of the client. His experience has allowed him to work well with child and adolescent clients, as well as adults, couples, and families to address a variety of challenges and life transitions. Christopher’s experience has allowed him to work with a wide range of personal and relationship issues. These often present themselves in the form of anxiety, depression stress, substance abuse, as well as conflicting cultural and socioeconomic factors. Christopher works to help his clients navigate these transition periods and to build skills to allow them to feel better about themselves and develop a more positive outlook on life.

Outside of work, Christopher is well connected to his community and participates public service and volunteer work. He is an avid adventurer and loves to travel and participate in outdoor activities and sports.


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)
  • Couples/Marital Counseling
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Parenting Skills


  • Developmental Disabilities
  • First Responders
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Military/Veterans


  • English



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

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