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Low-Cost Teletherapy during COVID-19

*All currently taking new clients except where noted

West Los Angeles

The Saturday Center – (310) 829-7997

https://saturdaycenter.org/
No insurance accepted
Cost- Due to the unique COVID-19 circumstances, offering affordable telehealth therapy in 24 hours or less. Reduced costs can be as low as $20/session, based on income.

Didi Hirsch Community Mental Health Institution – (888) 807-7250

https://didihirsch.org/
*Only accepting new clients who have never received therapy before
Medi-Cal accepted
Cost- Sliding scale based on income 

The Maple Counseling Center – (310) 271-9999

https://www.tmcc.org/
Low-cost brief and longer term counseling. Psychodynamic therapy.
No insurance accepted
Cost- No client will be turned away for inability to pay. Sliding scale based on income, can be as low as $20 per session or less. 

The Ness Counseling Center – (310) 360-8512

https://www.nesscenter.com/
Takes some PPO insurance. Does not take Medi-Cal, but if Medi-Cal eligible, sessions cost $55. Full cost is $65/session.

Women’s Clinic Counseling Center – (310) 479-7100

http://www.womens-clinic.org/
Does not accept insurance
Cost: Sliding scale based on income beginning at $35/session.

Pepperdine Psychological and Educational Clinic (West LA) – (310)-568-5752

https://gsep.pepperdine.edu/about/clinics/
*Will begin taking new clients in Mid June
No insurance accepted
Cost- Sliding scale beginning at $15/session

Open Paths Counseling Center – (310) 258-9677

https://openpaths.org/
Offering services in English and Spanish.
Serving members of the community who are unable to pay for private practice therapy or who do not have insurance.
Cost- Sliding scale based on monthly take-home income.

Downtown/ Los Angeles

Pacific Clinics – (877) 722-2737

http://www.pacificclinics.org/
Only taking Medi-Cal eligible clients
Cost- No copay

Asian Pacific Counseling and Treatment Centers – (213) 542-2800

https://www.apctc.org/
Accepting Medi-Cal
Providing therapy in Korean, Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese, Vietnamese, Thai, Spanish.
Cost- If no insurance, financial counselors will work with you to provide affordable therapy.

East Los Angeles

ENKI/East LA Mental Health Services – (866) 227-1302

http://www.ehrs.com/
Locations in Commerce, Bell Gardens, Pico Union
Must have Medi-Cal or no insurance.
Cost- Financial department will work with you based on income

San Fernando Valley

Counseling West – (818) 990-9898

https://www.counselingwest.com/
Not accepting insurance
Specializing in Depth Psychology
Cost- Sliding scale based on income

Coldwater Counseling Center – (818) 508-0703

http://www.coldwatercounselingcenter.org/Pages/default.html
Not accepting insurance
Specializing in Depth Psychology
Cost- Sliding scale based on income, lowest is $35/session. 

Pepperdine Psychological and Educational Clinic (Encino) – (818) 501-1678

https://gsep.pepperdine.edu/about/clinics/
*Will begin taking new clients in Mid June
No insurance accepted
Cost- Sliding scale beginning at $15/session

Pacific Clinics (North Hollywood) – (877) 722-2737

http://www.pacificclinics.org/
Only taking Medi-Cal eligible clients
Cost- No copay

Asian Pacific Counseling and Treatment Centers (Van Nuys) – (818) 267-1100

https://www.apctc.org/
Accepting Medi-Cal
Providing therapy in Korean, Mandarin, Cantonese, Japanese, Vietnamese, Thai, Spanish.
Cost- If no insurance, financial counselors will work with you to provide affordable therapy.

Pasadena, Glendale, and Burbank

Pacific Clinics – (877) 722-2737

Locations in Glendale, Pasadena, Rosemead, Altadena, Monrovia, El Monte, West Covina, Alhambra, Arcadia, Covina
http://www.pacificclinics.org/
Only taking Medi-Cal eligible clients
Cost- No copay

Azusa Pacific Community Counseling Center – (626) 815-5421

https://www.apu.edu/ccc/
No insurance accepted
Cost: Sliding scale based on income

Family Services of Burbank – (818) 845-7671     

https://familyserviceagencyofburbank.org/
No insurance accepted
Cost: Sliding scale based on income

Foothill Family Service (Pasadena) – (626) 564-1613  

https://www.foothillfamily.org/
Medi-Cal accepted for clients 21.5 years and younger
Cost: No copay with Medi-Cal, sliding scale for other clients.

Fuller Psychological & Family Services – (626) 584-5555 

https://www.fuller.edu/fuller-psychological-and-family-services/
No insurance accepted
Cost: Sliding scale beginning at $45/ session.

South Bay/ Long Beach

LGBT Center of Long Beach – (562) 434-3344 ext 228

https://www.centerlb.org/
Eligibility: 13 years or older
No insurance accepted
Sliding scale based on income
*Their aim is to connect every caller with counseling services, so if this isn’t the right fit, they will provide other community counseling referrals

Jewish Family Services- (877) 275-4537

https://www.jfsla.org/page.aspx?pid=183
Some insurance accepted
Services offered in English, Russian, Hebrew, Farsi, Spanish.
Cost- sliding scale based on income