Therapist Profile

Nacera Matallah, M.A.
Professional Title:
1651 E 4th St Ste 230 Santa Ana, CA 92701-5169
(714) 601-1270
License Number
Practicing Since:
Additional Licenses:
MFT (Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist)

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Welcome. Are you overwhelmed? Do you feel that a problem is just too big? Anxious, depressed, angry? Struggling in a relationship? Concerned about your child’s or teenager’s behavior? I would love to help you. My approach to counseling is a combination of solution-focused (which, depending on your situation, can be a very short-term therapy) and cognitive-behavioral (for example, we will work together on self-esteem, poor communication, lack of trust, unresolved grief or anger). Together we will set goals ( such as: interrupting a cycle of hurt, excellent conflict resolution skills, great communication, intimacy). Please remember that you are not alone, there is always someone to listen and speak to your pain. I provide a free half-hour phone consultation. Let’s talk, it will be my privilege to serve you.

About My Practice

Office Hours
To be arranged - some availability evenings and Saturdays.
Anxiety, Depression, Separation/Divorce, Communication Skills, Effective Parenting, Domestic Violence, Couples, Families, Single Parents, Teens, Children, People with Special Needs, Anger Management, Trust Issues, Conflict Resolution, Addictions
Call Office for Insurance Accepted
Credit Cards Accepted
Free Initial Consult
Offers Teletherapy


M.A. Clinical Psychology, Pepperdine University, 1996 M.S. Education, U.S.C (University of Southern California), 1978

Area of Specialty



Theoretical Orientation
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Families, Couples, Children and Individual Counseling Teaching Credentials Applied Behavior Analysis
Languages Spoken
English, French
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)


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