NURTURING CONNECTIONS COUNSELING

Build connections,
heal from hurt &
restore peace.

Counseling for couples and individuals. Serving Tustin, Irvine, Orange, And Across California.

IN-PERSON & VIRTUAL SESSIONS

Meet with us in the way that is most convenient for you!

FLEXIBLE APPOINTMENTS

No waitlist. Daytime & evening sessions available.

COMFORTABLE ATMOSPHERE

Convenient location, complimentary drinks & a calming space.

You’ve got a lot on your plate.

Life can get heavy sometimes. Money issues, work, keeping up with the kids – the responsibilities that you’re carrying can leave you feeling overwhelmed, disconnected, and confused about who you are – and what you’re meant to be doing.

We can help you reconnect

with what matters most to you.

If you are struggling with:

We offer compassionate support and guidance to help you figure it out.

We could all use a hand

NURTURING CONNECTIONS COUNSELING

Our Counseling Services

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Individual Therapy

Helping you understand, manage, and reframe the challenges you’re facing.
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Couples Therapy

Helping couples rebuild trust, strengthen their relationship, and feel more connected.
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Child & Teen Therapy

Helping kids regulate their big emotions, manage life stressors, and improve social skills.

Additional Areas of Focus

Christian Counseling

Premarital Counseling

Trauma Therapy

Anxiety Treatment

Depression Therapy

Stress & Burnout

EMDR Therapy

ADHD Treatment

Grief & Loss

Our team of therapists is trained to gently guide you through the process of healing your relationship with yourself and others.
Susie Ibrahim Licensed Marriage Family Therapist and Founder of Nurturing Connections Counseling California

Susie Ibrahim

FOUNDER AND CEO, 
LICENSED MARRIAGE FAMILY THERAPIST

COUNSELING IN TUSTIN & ACROSS CALIFORNIA

Why Choose NCC?

WE BELIEVE THAT THERE IS HOPE IN REPAIRING AND STRENGTHENING YOUR RELATIONSHIPS – WITHIN YOURSELF, YOUR PARTNERSHIP & YOUR LIFE

Navigating personal struggles or looking to bridge gaps within your family or partnership? Nurturing Connections Counseling provides space to explore, understand, and heal from challenges you’re facing.

We offer therapy that is:

Therapy is as individual as the people it serves.

It has the power to transform lives by restoring the joy and connection you need.

OUR APPROACH

How Our Counseling Works

WE GET TO KNOW YOU

In our first session, we want to learn about you. What’s your story? What are your hopes and expectations? What do you want to improve?

WE CREATE A PLAN

Together, we develop a plan that equips you with the tools and strategies that will raise your confidence and help you get closer to your goals.

WE WORK WITH YOU

As your journey ebbs and flows, and new things arise, we adapt your goals and our approach to help you continue to move toward the life you want.

You’re in the right place.

Frequently Asked Questions

Have another question?

We offer both in-person and virtual sessions to accommodate your preferences and needs. We strive to offer a flexible and personalized experience for our clients. Please let us know your preference, and we will be happy to schedule sessions accordingly.

Nurturing Connections Counseling is an Out-of-Network provider. Many insurance providers such as Blue Cross/Blue Shield, United Health Care, or Aetna have out-of-network benefits and may possibly reimburse for psychotherapy services. Please contact your member’s services number on the back of your insurance card and inquire about your out-of-network mental health benefits and they will let you know what portion of the cost for therapy they will reimburse for you.

We are also proud to be partnered with Mentaya, a service that reimburses a portion of your cash payment for therapy services. Ask our receptionist for more info on how Mentaya can help you.

Our fees are $135 for individual sessions and $150 for couples. Each session is 50 minutes long. If you have any further questions or would like to discuss this in more detail, feel free to contact our office at 714-617-5955. We’re here to ensure that you have all the information you need to make your best decision.

Our cancelation policy requires a 48-hour notice for any scheduled session. If a cancelation is made within less than 48 hours of the scheduled session, the full session fee will be charged. The most effective way to cancel your appointment would be to contact our office at 714-617-5955 or reach out directly to your assigned therapist.

YES! If you would like to use one of these cards, please make sure to add the number online when you are completing your electronic forms.

To start your counseling experience, you have three convenient options. You can either book a free consultation to discuss your needs and preferences, or if you’re ready to begin, you can directly schedule your first session by clicking “Book an Appointment” on any of our pages, or contact our office and book an appointment with our Clinic Coordinator. Whichever method you choose, we look forward to assisting you on your journey towards well-being. Please feel free to reach out if you have any questions.

Have another question?

Ready to get started?

If you’re ready to get started, you can use the button below to book online using our secure booking platform. You can also call us or submit an inquiry via our contact form.

If you have questions for any of our skilled therapists, we offer a FREE 15-minute phone consultation. You can either call our office or use the on-line booking to schedule your consultation.

Call Us

714-617-5955

If you prefer to reach out online, send us a message!

Build a life filled with peace and connection

Nurturing Connections Counseling

Your path to healing starts here.