Counseling in California 

Counseling for First Responders, Military & Their FamiliesCouples Counseling | Counseling for Moms | Anxiety Counseling | Grief Counseling

Counseling services based in the Monterey Bay Area and online throughout California.

At Code 3 Counseling, we provide mental health services to all residents of California. We offer multiple specialties from our staff members.

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Marriage Counseling

Relationships truly are a challenge. And sometimes, it feels like you can't get a foothold when the world is against you. Our relationship experts can help you find ways of creating connection and intimacy, and feel fulfilled in your relationship.

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Counseling for Moms

Moms struggle with a multitude of issues that can create problems in all areas of life. From maternal mental health to infertility to life transitions, we are here for you.

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Anxiety Counseling

You may feel at a loss, but you are not alone. You can receive high-quality help from a licensed professional and find your hope again!

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Grief Counseling

Grief can come in many forms. Whether you are grieving a parent, a child, the loss of a dream, or even the loss of a limb, our counselors are here to help you through the process.

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First Responders, Military & their Families

We offer specialized services to first responders, military, and their families. All of our staff has special training and a unique understanding of the culture. We are here to support you!

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Counseling for Military & First Responder Spouses

There was no academy for spouses to know how to live this life. We will help you!

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Counseling for Women Responders & Women in the Military

Being in this career can be hard as a woman. We can help you be an inspiration for others!

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Premarital Counseling

You said "Yes!" to each other! But you both know planning for the marriage is just as important as planning the wedding. We can help you create a foundation of trust and intimacy for the life ahead!

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Affair Recovery Counseling

When the worst has happened to your relationship, the pain can feel overwhelming. We can help you find healing.

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Christian Counseling

God created us to live life with others, especially in hard seasons. We can provide you with counseling that understands the importance your faith plays in the process of healing.

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Teen Counseling

Your teenager faces a world that you as a parent were not anticipating. Our counselors can help your teen better cope with the challenges in this world, and help you connect more with your teen.

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Online Counseling

Whether you live in a rural area, or you have a crazy schedule, online counseling can make it easy to receive the support you need from a licensed professional. Our counselors are well-versed in the online counseling realm, and are ready to support you!

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Critical Incident Counseling

Do you find yourself having a hard time letting go of those certain calls? We can help!

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Stress Management Counseling

Stress is hard to deal with in a post-pandemic world. First responders experience stress in a very different way. Let us help!

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Cumulative Trauma Counseling

First responder work can be traumatic. When it keeps you from feeling free, we are here to help!

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Vicarious Trauma Counseling

Sometimes, it can feel like you are experiencing the hurt and pain of someone else. We are here to help you.

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Trauma Counseling

You have been hurt and no longer feel safe. We have counselors with special training and experience in working with trauma survivors. We are here to help you feel free and peaceful again!

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Retirement & Career Transition Counseling

Going from an officer to command staff, or into retirement, is challenging for those in the military and first responder world. Our counselors get it, and want to help you thrive in this change!

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Career Dissatisfaction Counseling

You no longer feel fulfilled with work. We can help you find that purpose and joy in your work again!

Code 3 Counseling is now the

Monterey Regional Center


Restoration FirstResponder Centers

"Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down."

Charles F. Kettering


Serving folks in person in the Monterey Bay Area and online throughout the State of California.

You don't have to figure this out on your own. We are ready to meet you. To start your journey towards freedom, follow these easy steps:

    Contact Code 3 Counseling by email, give us a call, or schedule a free consultation now!
    Get connected with our team of competent and qualified counselors.
    Start winning the battle and defeating the obstacles that are keeping you from a free and peaceful life!