Providing a variety of services to:



Families and Children


Regarding issues involving:

  • Depression,
  • Anxiety,
  • Domestic Violence,
  • Adolescents,
  • Substance Abuse,
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder,
  • Victims of Crime,
  • Dissociative Disorders (including Dissociative Identity Disorder),
  • Court Ordered Counseling,
  • Crisis Intervention,
  • Co-Parenting & Custody issues,
  • and many other relationship issues.

We are clinicians that are dedicated to create a genuine environment of caring and respect. We work with clients and families that are voluntarily seeking counseling, as well as those who are court ordered into treatment.

We attempt to make counseling as affordable as possible. Fees are based on a sliding scale. We are Placer County providers. We also gladly accept Victim Witness Compensation funds and Anthem Blue Cross Insurance, Blue/Cross/Blue Shield, Aetna, Cigna, ComPsych, VA clients, as well as cash or a check.

The Laidlaws have been providing quality mental health services to residents in and around Placer County for approximately 20 years, as well as twenty-five years of combined experience working with the Courts, Foster Care, Guardianship, Child Protective Services, Probation, and Family Court Services in Placer County.

Life’s twists and turns can sometimes have us looking for solutions and direction. Through individual, couples, and family counseling, clients are provided the opportunity to enhance understanding, improve coping skills, communication and grow personally.

After many years of experience helping others, we take pride in our work and remain dedicated to our profession. We both have Master’s Degrees in Counseling and are licensed by the State of California as Marriage and Family Therapists. Our ultimate goal is to provide services of the highest quality to all of our clients, referral sources and coordinating agencies. It is our pleasure to introduce ourselves to you. Please read more about us under our “about us” tab above