Miryam Mejia, LMFT

Miryam Mejia, LMFT

Counseling  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
Miryam Mejia, LMFT is a counselor in Monterey, CA. She specializes in counseling, cognitive & behavioral psychology, and more.Read her story

801 Lighthouse Ave Ste 212

Monterey, CA 93940

Contact Information

(831) 240-8728

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • Humana
  • Magellan Health Services
  • Medicaid

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Miryam Mejia's bio

This content was provided by Miryam Mejia "I have worked as a case manager and counselor for nearly 15 years. My life experience informs my treatment decisions. I also use neuroscience as evidence to convince clients that you can "think yourself well". HObbies include: Netflix, cooking and reading"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Miryam Mejia "As counselor with a social work background and a caregiver myself, I have the wisdom and empathy to teach other people the tools for coping better. Depression and anxiety are universal, but caregiving is a special stressor. You are not alone! I bring with me more than ten years of wit, wisdom, trade secrets and empathy to my work as a counselor. Get support at home! Open up your heart and I'll come to your home any time to cheer you, console you and advise! Visit me counseling-monterey.com"

7  Specialties

  • Counseling
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Case Management
  • Christian Counseling
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Mental Health

0  Board Certifications

Miryam Mejia does not have any board certifications listed.

8  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Family Counseling
  • Grief Therapy
  • Group Psychotherapy
  • Psychoeducation
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Stress Management

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • California State University Monterey Bay
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Community Human Services
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Harmony At Home
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Multiple Sclerosis Quality Of Life Project
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Chapman College
    Other Education | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Miryam Mejia has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Miryam Mejia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Miryam Mejia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Miryam Mejia to family and friends
11 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Miryam Mejia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

HORRIBLE. RUN! Spare yourself from her rudeness, bizarre and unprofessional behavior. I don't know how she was ever licensed to become a counselor. My husband missed ONE appointment and she sent a CERTIFIED letter threatening letter to our home telling us she was going to send this to a...more
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She is very talented in making you feel stupid. Kept laughing inappropriately during session
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Rude and judgmental
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Sometimes customers don't find a good fit with a clinician. Perhaps my bluntness and highly structuredmethods wasn't compatible with this person's need.INtake paperwork is usually sent several days ahead of time to prepare oneself for directive brief therapy. In future I will continue to ask customers many questions. All people's time is valuable. Sometimes it is better to strip away the denial, if It is obvious and get to problem solving immediately particularly with couples' therapy.

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I am a tough guy who doesn't open up to everybody. She knew right way that I had let myself be pushed around by strong women my whole life. Although she gently prodded me by giving me "between session selfwork" aka homework. Privately I could reveal my feelings. When i'd see her again I'd have good...more
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MIryam is the best therapist I've had. She has pushed me to become the person I wanted to be: a happier, more confident individual who now is a better partner and parent.
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