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Telehealth Counseling available throughout California. Please call for a phone consultation and intake!

CARLSBAD COUNSELING CENTER: Services offered

 Emotional Efficacy Group* starting in September 2017

EET is a brief  8 week exposure-based treatment combining the Acceptance and Commitment Therapy framework while teaching and practicing DBT skills. 

We will have a traditional group this summer.

*This course may be used to complete Anger Management and or part of an outpatient substance abuse program.



Individual psychotherapy and counseling for families, couples and individuals

Kendall Wagner, MFT practices only evidenced based therapies.

 Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy

MBT (Mentalization Based Treatment) & Emotion Efficacy Therapy for individuals struggling with emotional regulation

Acceptance Commitment Therapy & EFT with individuals looking at healing and growing


  • Online Psychotherapy (California residents only) is available. You must contact the center and set up an initial phone interview and then a password to log into the secure communication system will be set up for you. Fees will be based on services requested.

  • Reunification conjoint therapy (also listed under court related services)

  • Play and expressive therapies for both children and adults

  • Parent education and direction working with all transitions and stages of childhood and adolescents.

  • Areas of expertise include:

  1. Couples Therapy

  2. Emotional Regulation Disorders (BPD)

  3. Bi-Polar

  4. OCD

  5. High conflict parenting

  6. Stress and health related issues

  7. Grief and loss

  8. Anxiety & Depression

  9. Transitions of life (marriage, divorce, empty nest and loss)​​

  10. ​In Home and and Online appointments: Kendall Wagner, MFT                                                                                     

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COURT RELATED SERVICES:


  • San Diego Superior Court Program list approved courses (Classes: Intake $75, each 1 hour class is $45 taught in two hour sets. or $50 per hour if the court stipulates weeks, in these cases the courts is asking for one hour a week)

  1. Anger Management

  2. Parenting (Co-Parenting, Parenting)

  3. Elder Abuse Treatment

  4. Theft

  5. Mental Health Services

  6. Supervised Visitation

  7. Shoplifting

  8. Reunification and counseling services


​Fees for services range depending on need and therapist. A sliding scale is available based on need. Payment can be made via: Cash, Check or Credit Card.  We accept PPO's and HSA's: we will provide you will an itemized bill that you may submit to your insurance for reimbursement. Please email or call to find out the fees for your specific situation as we do offer a financial need based sliding scale.

Counseling fees:   $90 for 50 mins. individual sessions

                               $135. for 90 mins. couples or family sessions


PsychoEducation  $75 intake for all classes.

                               $50 per class hour (1x a week)

                               $45 per class hour when done in two hour blocks


Professional          $75 per parent intake fee/ $75 per hour two hour maximum

Visitation Monitoring