Therapist Referrals

Balanced Life Counseling

3001 Redhill Avenue, Building 1
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Center for Individual and Family Therapy

882 Town and Country Road
Orange, CA 92668

Journeys Counseling Ministry

1700 Adams Suite 214
Costa Mesa, CA 92627

The Paved Road

4060 Campus Drive, Suite 110
Newport Beach, CA 92640

Turning Points Counseling (Main office)

14943 Desman Road
La Mirada, CA 90638

Nancy Caltagirone, MA, LMFT

2900 Bristol Street, Suite G101
Costa Mesa CA, 92626

Chelsea Crow, MS, MFTI, PCCI

5020 Campus Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660
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Matthew J. LaCapria, MS, MFTI

1151 Dove Street, Suite 204
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Heather Mather, MFT

1151 Dove Street, Suite 100
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Michele Robison, PhD

23120 Alicia Pkwy, Ste. 200
Mission Viejo, CA 92692

Lesa Vander Bie, MA, MFT

1000 Quail Street, Suite 192
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Psychiatrist Referrals

For additional referral and specialty information call the Orange County Psychiatrist Society at (949) 250-3157, or go to their website at

Julie J. Giglio, MD

161 Fashion Lane, Suite 203
Tustin, CA 92780

Thomas H. Okamoto, MD

2130 East 4th Street, Suite 107
Santa Ana, CA 92705

What doctors can I go to on the VUSC insurance plan?

Go to for a list of preferred providers in the area. You will need to include your zip code and choose the Open Choice PPO plan as the health plan type.

Faculty/Staff Guide

Although many students seek counseling on their own, university faculty and staff members are often the first to recognize that a student may be struggling emotionally. Students may turn to you because they know you and respect you. The Faculty/Staff Guide provides information that will help you encourage hurting students and direct them to the right resources.

Download the Faculty/Staff Guide (PDF)