If you are looking to improve your quality of life, would like help with life's every day challenges, or are seeking help to resolve major life issues stemming from past or present circumstances, quality and confidential counseling services are available. I provide a confidential and comfortable environment where you can work through your personal challenges. Christian counseling available upon request. Services in Spanish are also available.
Common Problems: Depression, Anxiety, School Issues, Relationship Problems (marital & family), Divorce, Adoption, Grief & Loss, Everyday Life Challenges.
My office is located in Grover Beach, CA.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Janel A Chavez now - (805) 244-8690


  • Years in Practice: 8 Years
  • School: Andrews University
  • Year Graduated: 2005
  • License No. and State: 27129 California


  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Additional Credentials

  • Degree: La Sierra University/BSW
  • Year graduated: 2004
  • Degree: Andrews University/MSW
  • Year graduated: 2005



  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem

Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: Spanish
Religious Orientation: Christian


  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Prepare/Enrich relationship counseling
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength Based


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 09 Nov 2015
Janel A Chavez, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Grover Beach

Janel A Chavez

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW