Find the Best Therapists in Oakland, CA

Choose from approximately 510 LifeStance therapists that serve patients in Oakland, 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 Oakland, California, by choosing from approximately 70 local and 445 telehealth therapists in Oakland, 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 Oakland, 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 Oakland, 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 Oakland, 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 Oakland, California who matches what you are looking for.

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

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About the City

Oakland, California, is a diverse and dynamic city that captivates visitors with its rich cultural tapestry. The people of Oakland reflect its vibrant diversity, with a melting pot of ethnicities and backgrounds. The city's demographics showcase a blend of African American, Asian, Latino, and White communities, fostering a unique sense of unity and inclusivity. Oakland's uniqueness lies in its thriving arts scene, with numerous galleries, theaters, and music venues that celebrate local talent. The city's commitment to social justice and activism is also noteworthy, as it has been a hub for civil rights movements and continues to champion progressive causes. Oakland's distinct character and spirit make it a truly remarkable place to live and explore.

Neighborhoods in the City

Oakland, California is home to several distinct neighborhoods. Fruitvale is known for its bustling Latino community and vibrant street markets. Rockridge offers a mix of trendy boutiques and cozy cafes. Temescal is a hipster haven with its eclectic shops and artisanal eateries. Lake Merritt, a bustling urban oasis, is surrounded by high-rise apartments and offers stunning views of the city skyline.

San Francisco Metropolitan Area

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

Find a therapist near you in Oakland, 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.