Chelsea Sterling, M.A., LPCC.: Chelsea Sterling is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC). Her clinical experiences include individual therapy, group therapy, crisis counseling and psychosocial assessments. She has worked in short term acute residential treatment (START) programs, outpatient mental health clinics and at an alcohol treatment facility. She is a certified Domestic Violence Counselor with experience as an advocate to survivors of domestic violence. At these settings, she has facilitated the following groups: cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), Mental Health and Sobriety, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) and Seeking Safety. She has led critical incident debriefings, defusings and Wellness Day presentations for the SDPD and SDFD.
Chelsea values the importance of person-centered therapy based on a person’s strengths and values. Her experience also includes providing individual and group therapy to underserved populations in San Diego both with adults with serious mental illness, co-occurring disorders, in the LGBTQ+ community and through her previous position working with adults with intellectual disabilities in a social work role. She holds a master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of San Diego.
Chelsea’s therapeutic approaches include integrating cognitive-behavioral, supportive, person-centered, solution focused brief therapy, EMDR (eye movement desensitization and reprocessing) and dialectical behavior therapy. She works with adults and teenagers (13 years and older).
To leave a voice message for Chelsea directly, dial: 619-546-7667 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org