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Beautiful Landscape

Because you need to heal.

Is stress, anxiety or depression preventing you from functioning day-to-day?

Are you experience a life changing event that is disrupting the balance in your life?

Would you like to increase intimacy, transparency, and trust in your relationship?

Would you like to learn how to navigate conflict with a family member, your spouse, or significant other?

Do you identify as an emotional and sensitive person who has difficulty coping with the world around you? 

I'm Yana Bachynsky, LMFT, a psychotherapist located in San Diego, CA.  I specialize in working with individuals including teens and young adults, pregnant and postpartum women, couples and families as well as people of Catholic faith background. My options include video-based counseling and a limited number of in-person spots offered throughout the state CA.  Reach out today to find out if we are a good fit by booking a free 15-minute phone consultation. 


About Yana Bachynsky Marriage and Family Therapy & me

I am a licensed marriage and family therapist and psychotherapist practicing in San Diego and via telehealth throughout CA. As a therapist, I value authenticity, establishing trust in communication, resolving conflict in relationships and developing resilience in transitions. I believe in perseverance and the human capacity to heal from trauma and grow no matter the circumstances. 

I have experience in providing therapy for 12 years, including work with couples, teens and young adults, counseling

individuals impacted by anxiety, depression, ADHD, 

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substance use, parenting issues, body image issues, women that are pregnant and postpartum and families.

I am bilingual in English and Russian and have provided therapy to immigrants. ​At the age of 16, I arrived to America from Russia as a refugee. Although I spoke little English, I persevered.  After graduating from high school, I earned a Bachelor's in Psychology with a minors in Religious Studies and Communication and then a Master's in Marriage and Family Therapy.
I gained my license to practice marriage and family therapy in 2017. ​

​In my free time, I enjoy hiking, painting, traveling, reading, interior design and spending time with my Catholic faith community, family and friends including my husband and two sons. I am passionate about helping people understand themselves better and find healing. Life is meant to be lived, and I look forward to being a part of your journey. 

Yana Bachynsky, LMFT, is a Psychotherapist and Couple’s Therapist providing Counseling and Mental Health services for Teens, Young Adults, Women, Couples, Families and Pregnant & Postpartum Individuals in San Diego, La Jolla, Tierrasanta, Del Mar, Pacific Beach, UTC, Carmel Valley, Encinitas, Clairemont, El Cajon, and the greater San Diego area.

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