Lifeskills Counseling, LCSW, MFT, Treatment Center in San Diego

How much is your problem costing you?

Is your marriage becoming unmanagable? Do you have anxiety or even panic daily? Are your compulsions becoming difficult to manage? Is your anger out of control? Is your sadness too much to bear? Cost is not always measured in dollars and cents, it is spent emotions or wasted energy or lost time; maybe it is time for help!

Who are we?

We are a group of therapist with a wide variety of passions and clinical interests. Some of us specialize in working with both civilian & military families to manage the trials of civilian/military life, including but not limited to deployment and relocation. Some of have experience with adolescents in residential treatment, combat veterans with PTSD, adults/children struggling with substance issues, and in hospice dealing with grief and loss. We can often act as a coach through difficult life experiences. We try to instill hope and motivation in order to become unstuck and rebuild self-esteem. We can provide individual, couples or family counseling with issues that include but are not limited to grief and loss, OCD depression, anxiety, PTSD, bipolar, ADHD, adjustments/life transitions and relational issues. Many of our couple's therapists pride themselves on using innovative methods and knowledge from John Gottman or the Prepare & Enrich program for premarital relationships. We even several therapist with extensive knowledge, training, and backgrounds in working with addictions related drugs and alcohol.

Give us a call today!

At Lifeskills Counseling, we stand ready to help you take steps toward making change and find your balance again! Our experienced team of mental health professionals prides itself on finding the most effective and respectful methods to resolve your problems. Don't wait! Visit us at to schedule an appointment online or if you need more information you can always call us or email at We look forward to hearing from you!
Call or Email Lifeskills Counseling for a free phone consultation now - (619) 373-1099


  • Years in Practice: 10 Years
  • License No. and State: LCS22363 California


  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • ACI Specialty Benefits
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Beacon
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Ceridian
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • EAP Counsltants
  • Health Net
  • Horizon Healthcare
  • MHN
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid
  • Military OneSource
  • TriWest
  • ValueOptions
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.


  • Relationship Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Anger Management


  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Christian Counseling
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction

Mental Health

  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Brief Strategic Therapy
  • Brief Therapy
  • Christian Counseling
  • Coaching
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gottman Method
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 20 Jan 2017
Lifeskills Counseling, LCSW, MFT, Treatment Center in San Diego

Lifeskills Counseling

Treatment Center