Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Palo Alto

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Pricing & insurance

Our therapists accept most major insurances. We cover 180 million Americans — and offer self-pay options, too.
Learn more about pricing for therapy and counseling services at Thriveworks.

Our Palo Alto therapists and counselors accept 24 insurance plans

  • Aetna

  • Blue Shield of California | BCBS

  • Cigna | Evernorth

  • Cigna | Evernorth EAP

  • Cigna | Evernorth Medicare Advantage

  • Community Health Options

  • Compsych

  • First Health Network

  • Humana Exchange

  • Humana HMO/POS


  • Imperial Health Plan

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Self-pay costs at Palo Alto
Talk therapy

Talk therapy

Includes individual, couples, child/ teen, & family therapy

First session


Ongoing sessions


Talk therapy


Includes reducing symptoms with medication & management

First session


Ongoing sessions


Where to find us

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Getting here

Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Palo Alto is in the same building as Integrated Health Care, Bookshare, Heshmat Pain Management, Rea Laidler Chiropractor, Benetech, and Forbes Marshall Inc. On the other side of the building is New Mayfield Lane, and a parking garage. Nearby is Jin Sho, Terun, and Backyard Brew restaurants, as well as La Bodeguita del Medoi, Izzy’s Brooklyn Bagels, Ramen Kowa, and Kali Greek Kitchen.

Phone number

(650) 885-9469

Languages spoken by CA providers

  • Hebrew
  • English
  • Tagalog
  • Filipino
Wednesday 8:00am - 9:00pm
Thursday 8:00am - 9:00pm
Friday 8:00am - 9:00pm
Saturday 8:00am - 9:00pm
Sunday 8:00am - 9:00pm
Monday 8:00am - 9:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am - 9:00pm

Shown in PT

Wednesday 4:00am - 6:30pm
Thursday 4:00am - 6:30pm
Friday 4:00am - 6:30pm
Saturday 4:00am - 3:00pm
Sunday 5:00am - 2:00pm
Monday 4:00am - 6:30pm
Tuesday 4:00am - 6:30pm

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Main services offered

  1. Individual Therapy
  2. In-person & Online Therapy
  3. Child Therapy & Teen Counseling
  4. Family Therapy
  5. Couples Therapy & Marriage Counseling
  6. Psychiatry / Medication

Top concerns & issues

  1. Anxiety
  2. Depression
  3. Relationships
  4. ADHD
  5. Trauma / PTSD
  6. Grief / loss
  7. Addiction
  8. LGBTQIA+ related issues
  9. Eating disorders
  10. Anger
  11. Bipolar disorder
  12. Coping skills
  13. Stress
  14. Life transitions
  15. Postpartum / pregnancy
  16. Sexual abuse / issues
  17. Self-esteem
  18. Sleep / insomnia

Common counseling approaches

  1. Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  2. Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
  3. Christian counseling
  4. Eye movement desensitization & reprocessing (EMDR)
  5. Play therapy
  6. Family systems
  7. Emotionally-focused therapy
  8. Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT)

Experience effective therapy with a counselor or therapist in Palo Alto

Your mental health plays a part in almost every aspect of your daily life. It affects so much more than just your mind and can control how you feel, think, and act at any given time. Your relationships, emotions, work-life balance, and overall wellbeing are all impacted by how you feel at any given time.

Taking care of your mental health is very important, but it isn’t always easy to do. Busy schedules, demanding jobs, and complicated family issues can make it challenging to stay on top of your mental health. All of this can be complicated by mental health issues like depression, anxiety, or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

Fortunately, support is available for people wanting to focus on their mental health. The team of therapists, counselors, psychologists, and psychiatrists at Thriveworks are here to help you tackle your mental health issues and help you maintain better mental health.

If you’re interested in finding out how our mental health professionals can help you thrive, you can schedule your first appointment online or by calling our friendly scheduling team at Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Palo Alto. They can answer your questions and help you get started.

Why Should I Pursue Therapy or Counseling?

Poor mental health can negatively impact your performance at work, grades at school, relationships, and even your ability to perform basic daily tasks. If you’re struggling with your mental health, you may also experience mood swings or a variety of other psychological or physical symptoms.

Even if you’re not sure what is causing you to feel “off,” a mental health professional can help you understand what’s wrong. Therapy or counseling can help you identify and manage the problems causing issues with your mental health. Whether you’re experiencing mild anxiety or struggling to manage a chronic mental illness, therapy or counseling can give you the tools to cope with your symptoms and overcome difficult issues.

Working with a mental health professional is more than a short-term solution for acute mental health issues. It can also be a valuable tool that helps you achieve better mental health in the long term. Talk therapy, prescribed medications, lifestyle adjustments, and other therapeutic techniques can help resolve your mental health issues and teach you how to maintain a healthy mentality.

If you’re thinking about pursuing therapy or counseling, the team of mental health professionals at Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Palo Alto would love to meet you and help you work through the challenges you’re facing. Call our office today to get started.

Could I Benefit From Speaking With a Licensed Psychiatrist?

Working with a psychiatrist may be a great idea for someone experiencing chronic mental health issues. Psychiatrists gain special training and skills during their time in medical school and they can help their clients tackle even the most challenging mental health conditions.

Psychiatrists are mental health professionals who have completed medical school, hold a medical degree, and abide by rigorous training and certification processes. They are qualified to diagnose, treat, and manage various mental health conditions, prescribe medication, and provide specialized therapeutic services.

If you’re facing a tough challenge to your mental health or are looking for a provider who can prescribe mental health medications, consider scheduling an online session with a psychiatrist at Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Palo Alto.

Schedule Your First Session With Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Palo Alto

When you’re ready to take the next step in improving your mental health, Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Palo Alto is here to make it easy. Call our office today to schedule your first appointment.

If you decide to work with Thriveworks, you can look forward to the following:

  • Online appointment opportunities
  • Evening and weekend sessions
  • Phone and email access to providers between sessions
  • Text support via our success manager
  • 24-hour ask-a-coach Q&A
  • Appointments that start on time
  • Flexible cancelation policy

You have the power to improve your mental health and regain control of your life. Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Palo Alto can help. If you’re ready to get started, consider calling our office or using our convenient online scheduling tool.

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