Find the Best Therapists in Merced, CA

Choose from approximately 510 LifeStance therapists that serve patients in Merced, California. We are the largest behavioral care provider platform in the USA. Our therapists see patients in 50 local offices in California and also provide virtual appointments throughout the state.

Find the best therapist near you in Merced, California, by choosing from approximately 5 local and 510 telehealth therapists in Merced, California. LifeStance practices represent the largest behavioral care provider platform in the USA. Our highly rated licensed therapists see patients in 50 mental health clinics in California and also provide online therapy services. Our therapists provide a variety of mental health services, specializing in treating mental healthcare issues including anxiety, depression, work stress, relationship issues, and trauma in Merced, California.

Our LifeStance therapists and psychologists offer talk therapy or psychotherapy. If you need treatment medication management or any other treatment provided by psychiatrists, you can browse the list of our LifeStance psychiatrists in Merced, California or our licensed mental health therapists will help you to select the care you need.

At LifeStance we understand that a personal connection between a mental health care professional and a provider is very important, so we encourage you to browse our directory as we have providers who speak your language, accept your insurance, and specialize in the issues you are going through.

We highly encourage our practices’ patients to visit our mental health clinics in Merced, California to schedule in-person therapy sessions as some services like group therapy, DBT sessions, and play therapy are better in-person and in group settings.

Find a LifeStance mental health therapist/counselor in Merced, California who matches what you are looking for.

Below, read more FAQS about how to find a LifeStance therapist in Merced, California.

Our Top Rated Therapists Serve the Merced Metropolitan Area


Atwater, Livingston, Winton

About the City

Merced, located in California's Central Valley, is a diverse and close-knit community. With a population of around 83,000, the city boasts a rich blend of cultures and ethnicities. The demographics reflect a mix of Hispanic, Asian, and Caucasian residents, contributing to a vibrant tapestry of traditions and cuisines. Merced is divided into distinct neighborhoods, each with its own character. From the historic downtown area with its charming Victorian architecture to the bustling college town atmosphere near the University of California, Merced offers a range of experiences. What sets Merced apart is its strong agricultural heritage, as it is surrounded by fertile farmland, making it a hub for farming and agribusiness.

Neighborhoods in the City

Merced, California, is home to several distinct neighborhoods. These include Downtown, known for its historic buildings and local businesses. The Northside offers a mix of residential and commercial areas. The Southside features a variety of housing options and parks. Lastly, the Eastside is known for its quiet streets and family-friendly atmosphere.

Merced Metropolitan Area

FAQs about how to find a LifeStance therapist in Merced, California

Find a therapist near you in Merced, California on LifeStance. To find your perfect match use filters like insurance accepted, therapy specialty, and provider identity. Mental health care counselors on LifeStance are highly rated and vetted for their extensive experience treating individual adults, children and adolescents, as well as couples and families. They offer both in-person and telehealth care.