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Counseling Services

Counseling can help you gain a better understanding of what's going on in your situation, and can help you make choices and take action to change your life. When life starts to feel overwhelming, it's a good time to seek counseling.

We offer comprehensive counseling services for adults, teens, couples, families and children.

Don't wait until a problem becomes a crisis. We are here to help.


Axis believes in prevention and screening, that's why we screen for depression, anxiety, and substance abuse disorders throughout the organization.

We provide treatment for a variety of struggles, including depression, anxiety, post traumatic stress disorder, substance use disorders, relationship conflict, and many others through both individual and group treatment.

Drug testing and Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) are also available for those who are receiving substance use disorder treatment.

Our team utilizes a variety of approaches to assist you in living your best life. Some of these treatments may include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR).


  • Fees are determined on a sliding scale based on your income and family size. Many insurance plans, including Medi-Cal, are accepted.
  • Our services are confidential. No one will be denied access to services due to inability to pay.
  • Axis Community Health is an accredited provider of mental health counseling services for adults, children and teens.




Counseling is offered at multiple locations in Pleasanton and Livermore.


Counseling services are by appointment only Monday through Saturday. Call
925-462-1755. Evening appointments are also available.


We accept many private insurance plans and offer services on a sliding scale based on income and family size.

If you do not have insurance or the resources to pay for your services, we will work with you to make sure you get the care you need.No one will be denied access to services due to inability to pay. Call 925-462-1755 to schedule an appointment.


"It's really important to have a place for people who need help and don't have the money to pay for it. Axis is just that place, with a staff that is really supportive."