Welcome to Carlsbad Christian Counseling

Looking for a professional Christian counselor in Carlsbad, Oceanside, San Marcos, Encinitas, or the surrounding areas?
We’re glad you found us.

Gregory Whiteford, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #LMFT-135097

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with three decades of experience working in the mental health field, counseling adults, teens and children, individuals and couples, as well as groups. I realize the decision to pursue therapy is not an easy one. If your search has led you to this point, perhaps you’d be willing to come a little further and allow me to come alongside you on your therapeutic journey so you can start living your best and most authentic life now and see yourself become the person God created you to be.

Carlsbad – Mon & Wed
San Diego – Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu & Sat
Online Counseling – Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu & Sat

Sterling Funk, MA, LMFT (Bilingual)

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #LMFT-100502

I’ve had the privilege of working with adults, teens, and families both in English and Spanish in such areas as anxiety, depression, PTSD, motivation, self-esteem, difficult life changes, men issues, value shifts and much more. Taking the plunge and getting into therapy is the first step in trying to change the direction of your life. As your counselor, I will walk with you through the valleys you are facing. With empathy and compassion, I will work with you to establish a treatment plan specific to your needs and help you take the next steps to reach your goals.

Carlsbad – Thu & Fri
Online Counseling

Cyndie Claypool de Neve, MA, LMFT, CCTP

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #LMFT-138446

As a Christian Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) in California, I love being used by God to bring healing and hope to those who are hurting. I enjoy working with school-aged children, teens, college students, families, couples, and adult individuals and am experienced working with high-risk clients struggling with PTSD, anxiety, depression, grief, self-harm behaviors, anger, dysfunctional relationship/communication patterns, life transitions, abuse, and more. I also work with military families and creatives who feel stuck.

Carlsbad – Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri
Online Counseling Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri

Carlsbad Christian Counseling provides a variety of faith-based therapy services in southern California,including:

  • Individual Counseling for Adults
    • Counseling for Men
    • Counseling for Women
  • Couples Counseling
    • Premarital Counseling
    • Marriage Counseling
    • Infidelity and Affairs
    • Relationship Issues
  • Counseling for Children
  • Counseling for Teens and Adolescents
  • Family Counseling

Our Services

The professional Christian counselors at Carlsbad Christian Counseling provide a wide range of faith-based therapy services, including counseling for:

  • Depression

  • Anxiety

  • Relationship issues

  • Marriage problems

  • Trauma recovery (including PTSD)
  • Codependency

  • Infidelity and Affairs

  • Abandonment issues

  • Abuse recovery

  • Family counseling

  • Parenting challenges

  • ADHD

  • Drug or alcohol addiction

  • Sexual addiction

  • Grief support

  • . . . and more.

Christian counseling in Carlsbad could be your next step toward achieving your goals for overall health and wellbeing – physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually.

The trained professionals at Carlsbad Christian Counseling offer compassionate care with proven therapeutic techniques to help you find practical ways to overcome the challenges you face.

You don’t have to struggle alone. Contact us today to inquire about our risk-free initial appointment to ensure that you find the best counselor for you and your situation.


Looking for a depression counselor in Carlsbad?If so, you’ve come to the right place. The therapists at Carlsbad Christian Counseling are trained and equipped to help you overcome the dark weight of depression. Don’t wait another day; contact us today to begin your journey toward experiencing peace and lasting joy.


If you’re struggling with anxiety, we invite you to schedule an appointment with one of the Christian anxiety counselors in Carlsbad. You’ll learn practical techniques for coping with anxiety and learning to live a life that is no longer controlled by worry and fear. Take control of your life again by starting your counseling journey today to experience freedom from the grip of anxiety.


Is your marriage in trouble? Do you need a neutral voice to provide wisdom and advice for you to save your relationship or help your marriage get out of a rut? The professional Christian marriage counselors at Carlsbad Christian Counseling have training and experience helping couples from all backgrounds and circumstances navigate through difficult terrain to a place of reconciliation, restoration, and unity, with God’s help. Learn how to re-ignite the spark in your marriage with the help of a Christian counselor in Carlsbad.


At Carlsbad Christian Counseling, we offer family counseling for families of all shapes and sizes. Whether you are a blended family, a single parent family, an adoptive family, a family with special needs children, or a family with other circumstances, we can help. The Christian family counselors in Carlsbad understand the various dynamics that accompany family life, and will work with each individual member to make sure everyone feels heard, understood, and helped. Experience new life and joy in your home with the help of Carlsbad Christian Counseling.