Last edited 01/16/2024

Areli Valenzuela LMFT

VerifiedOffers Online Therapy
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
Headshot of Areli Valenzuela Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

General Office Hours

In Pacific Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM

Learn more about my:




Race & Cultural Identity

Family issues

General Expertise


Domestic violence

Sleep & insomnia issues

LGBTQIA related issues

Life transitions

Panic attacks & panic disorder

Sexual Harassment & Assault


In-Network Insurance



Health Net


First Session$205
Individual Therapy$205
Marriage & Couples Counseling$250
Family Therapy$250

Types of Therapy

Individual Therapy

Marriage & Couples Counseling

Family Therapy



Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Strength Based Therapy

Psychodynamic Therapy

Motivational Interviewing

Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)


  • California, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, 112008


MA - Marriage and Family Counseling, University of Phoenix

Work History

My role as your therapist is to walk alongside you on your journey of growth and help you discover your inner strengths and power to live a fulfilling life. I provide a safe place for clients to express their experiences, thoughts, and feelings and treat everyone with respect, compassion, and a culturally competent perspective. I have specialized training utilizing evidence-based practices that were developed to ensure strength-based, research-backed interventions and treatment. These include but are not limited to CBT, IPT, Seeking Safety, Brain Spotting, TF-CBT (Trauma-Focused CBT). Change can be hard, and I aim to create a safe and collaborative environment where my clients can feel empowered and supported. During my nine years as a therapist, I have worked with adolescents, teens, families, and Individuals with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems. I have also helped many people who have experienced trauma such as sexual abuse, physical, and emotional abuse. In addition, I had the opportunity to work with victims of crime for four years. Mi nombre es Areli, estoy aqui para ayudarle!! Tengo experiencia trabajando como Terapista 9 años con adultos, adolecentes, y familias. Venga a platicar con migo! I am a therapist at Octave, a behavioral health practice creating a new standard for mental health care that’s both high-quality and accessible.

Online Therapy

Frequently Asked Questions About Areli Valenzuela, LMFT

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Areli Valenzuela, LMFT, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Areli Valenzuela accepting new clients?

Yes, Areli Valenzuela is accepting new clients for online therapy in California.

Does Areli Valenzuela accept insurance?

Yes, Areli Valenzuela accepts insurance, including Aetna, Anthem and Health Net.

What types of therapy does Areli Valenzuela offer?

Areli Valenzuela offers therapy for couples, families and individuals.

Does Areli Valenzuela offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in California can book Areli Valenzuela for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does Areli Valenzuela offer online therapy?

Yes, Areli Valenzuela offers online therapy via video sessions to people in California.

How quickly can I see Areli Valenzuela?

Areli Valenzuela typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Areli Valenzuela speak?

Areli Valenzuela conducts therapy sessions in English and Spanish.

Can I book an appointment with Areli Valenzuela online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Areli Valenzuela online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.