According to the CDC, 1 in 10 Americans reported experiencing depression last year. I am a senior level psychologist in Orange County, CA and specialize in treating depression; the good news is that depression can get much better with the right approach. The best counseling for depression, like anxiety treatment, includes cognitive therapy but current research shows that more modern counseling approaches, including mindfulness are also highly effective in treating depression. I use a combination of cognitive therapy and mindfulness counseling for optimal results.​


“All human beings have in common the desire

to avoid suffering and to know happiness.”

~Jack Kornfield
Depression Quiz

Think about how you have felt over the last two weeks, then answer the questions below either yes or no.

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If you answered yes to 5 or more of these questions you may be experiencing depression. Depression can get better. You can email me at DrLisaHenson@cox.net or call me at 949.481.4221 and I can help you determine if you would benefit from therapy to treat depression.