Therapists Specializing in Maternal Mental Health

If you believe you are in crisis, please call 911

To speak to a trained volunteer call the PSI Warm-line at 1-800-944-4773 (4PPD)

We update this list regularly. If you are a Ventura County maternal mental health practitioner and would like to be listed, please contact us.


East County

$      fee-based     

๐Ÿ’ฌ     bilingual   

 โŸบ  sliding scale     

๐Ÿ“Œ     some insurances                  accepted     

๐Ÿ‘ถ     lap babies welcome


Thousand Oaks

Amelia Mora Mars, MS: โŸบ๐Ÿ“Œ805-876-9079, Specializes in womenโ€™s issues and parenting

Darlynn Roscoe, LMFT: $ 805-727-4017, 25 West Rolling Oaks Dr. Suite 208, specializing in anxiety, depression, parenting, behavioral changes, self-esteem, relationship problems, life transitions

Deborah Paster, MA: โŸบ๐Ÿ“Œ818-261-7713, 143 Triunfo Rd., specializing in anxiety, depression, use of alcohol or drugs, womenโ€™s life transitions

Lisa Dyck, MS, MFT: ๐Ÿ“Œ805-210-1869, 31356 Via Colinas Suite 114, specializes in marital and womenโ€™s issues

Lori Allen, MFT: โŸบ๐Ÿ“Œ818-917-6596, 268 Lombard St., specializes in perinatal mood disorders, specifically anxiety

Sara Rector, MFT: โŸบ๐Ÿ“Œ805-494-1414, 501 Marin St. Suite 202, Circle of Life Center, supporting individuals, couples, and families from pre to post conception, relationship and communication issues, parenting, pregnancy loss, infertility, postpartum adjustment and depression

Tracy Smith, MS, LMFT: $๐Ÿ“Œ818-259-7650, 5655 Lindero Canyon Rd. Suite 726, specializes in the areas of depression, divorce, co-parenting and family addiction, womenโ€™s issues


Eynav Elgavish Accortt, PhD: 818-616-8121, 28328 Agoura Rd. Suite 210, clinical focus includes treatment for mood and anxiety disorders during the female reproductive life course and in response to chronic illnesses such as breast cancer, sees women from adolescence through perimenopause and offers unique workshops and support groups for pregnant and postpartum women

Carla Korn, MFT: โŸบ 818-584-1021, specializes in eating disorders specialist and I sub-specialize in working with women who are pregnant and postpartum and struggling with eating disorders and body image distress

Kimberly Zevallos, MA, LMFT: 818-639-2254,  provides counseling and therapy services related to pregnancy and postpartum issues. 

West County

$      fee-based     

๐Ÿ’ฌ     bilingual   

 โŸบ  sliding scale     

๐Ÿ“Œ     some insurances                  accepted     

๐Ÿ‘ถ     lap babies welcome



Darla Dixon, PsyD: ๐Ÿ“Œ818-714-8295, Walk Together Therapy, 360 Mobile Ave. Suite 102D, specializes in parenting, family conflict, mood disorders


Andrea Haffner, AMFT, โŸบ 805-214-4858,counseling for perinatal mood and anxiety disorders

Allisa Gianni, LMFT: โŸบ 805-706-8940, trained in positive parenting program, parent child interactive therapy, and trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy

Ksenija Andric, LCSW, CLC๐Ÿ’ฌ โŸบ ๐Ÿ“Œ๐Ÿ‘ถ 805-765-1679, 790 E Santa Clara St, Suite 102, Ventura,, specializes in women's issues, PMAD, adjustment to motherhood, grief and loss. Certified lactation specialist

Laurel Connel, LMFT: โŸบ 805-570-0636, specializes in the prenatal and postpartum period, loss, infertility, doula trained

Lauren Fox, LCSW: ๐Ÿ’ฌโŸบ๐Ÿ“Œ805-706-0987, specializes in PMAD and maternal issues, hypnotherapy

Pat Stepler, LMFT: โŸบ 805-386-6315,  specializes in anxiety, depression, and trauma with an emphasis on women's issues, transition to motherhood, parenting, and grief and loss. Certified Mental Health Provider for PMAD

Siobhan McDevitt, MFT Intern: โŸบ๐Ÿ“Œ805-725-5346, 143 Figueroa Street, certified parent-infant coach

Vanessa Schor-Yakobian, LMFT: โŸบ๐Ÿ“Œ818-485-2624, specializes in parenthood, preparing for pregnancy, ambivalence, adjusting to motherhood, baby blues, PMAD

Oak View

Marsha McKeon, PhD: ๐Ÿ“Œ805-656-6644, Private practice and Clinical Director of The Nan Tolbert Nurturing Center, Individual and couples psychotherapy with a special interest in postpartum mood disorders, couples therapy, early trauma and parent-infant attachment


Anette Mendoza-McCoy, LMFT: ๐Ÿ“Œ805-280-5129, 1211 Maricopa Highway Suite 263, infant family and early childhood mental health specialist endorsed by the california center for infant- family and early childhood mental health