Therapist Profile

Miryam N. Mejia, M.A.
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1771 Nochebuena St Seaside, CA 93955-3744
(831) 240-8728
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Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a social work background. My focus is helping adults, caregivers and their families learn to adapt with changes in health, their environment, their roles and consequently their relationships with others and themselves. Aging and deteriorating health is not just an individual's struggle it is part of a family's journey. People are constantly responding to changes in the world and their personal lives. I help people who are facing sudden and gradual changes in their lives and do not know how to cope or believe they could cope better.. I want to help those people who are coping with changes in their lives or that of a a loved one. If someone died come to me. I am the " caregiver's counselor". Death, deteriorating health and loss of independence can cause anxiety, depression, and isolation. These effects impact how effectively you will cope with other aspects of life. But there is hope I can help diminish the impact of suffering as a result of constant change. Stop the suffering, start living! For busy people a lack of self-care can have a deleterious effect. You deserve time for yourself. As an ombudsman, adult family caregiver and someone who is a survivor of chronic illness, I can teach you the tools to thrive despite life's challenges.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Seven days a week by appointment only. Housecalls are available day or night.
Housecalls to those who no longer drive and shut-in. Counseling for people dealing with grief, isolation, depression, pain,dementia,aging, loss and anxiety. Counseling provided in Spanish and English.
Aetna, Any Insurance Eligible, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Blue Shield of CA, Medi-Cal, Magellan, MHN, Out-of-Network coverage, Private Pay, Superbill provided, Sliding Scale
Credit Cards Accepted
Free Initial Consult
Offers Teletherapy


MA in Psychology BA in Collaborative Human Studies

Area of Specialty

Alzheimer's Families
Assertiveness Training
Career Stress and Changes
Christian Based Therapy
Communication Skills
Employment Issues
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Life Transitions/Mid-Life Issues
Pain Management
Pre-Marriage Counseling
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Telephone/Online Therapy
Working With Therapists


Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Imago Therapy
CNA 1998
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish


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