About Valerie Gelb, MFT

Valerie Gelb is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a private practice in South Orange County, conveniently located in Laguna Hills. Her therapy practice is equally divided between working with individuals and couples seeking counseling for relationship, stress and personal growth issues and providing counseling, consultation and support groups for infertility and third party reproduction issues.

Education and
Professional Affiliations

Valerie earned her Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University and has been licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist in Orange County for over 15 years. Her private practice is conveniently located in Laguna Hills, California.

Valerie is a professional member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT), the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and RESOLVE, where in addition to being a member, she is also a Resolve Professional Support Group Leader, facilitating support groups for women going through infertility and third party reproduction.


What Clients Have Said

  • "Valerie helped me to quickly find solutions to my problems. I felt better after just a few sessions" — Individual Counseling Client
  • "Valerie is a warm and compassionate therapist. I felt reassured that she knew what I was going through based on her own personal experience with infertility." — Counseling Client
  • "Valerie was extremely helpful as we were deciding our options in assisted reproduction and deciding if using an egg donor was right for us." — Consultation Client
  • "My experience being in the support group was a life saver. I was able to really lean on the other members of the group and get the help I needed when my family and friends did not understand what I was going through. Thank you Valerie!" — Support Group Member
  • "Seeing Valerie saved our marriage! Her suggestions helped us improve our relationship and we learned the tools we needed to have a successful marriage." — Couples Counseling Client

24953 Paseo de Valencia, Suite 24B, Laguna Hills, Orange County, California 92653 • 949-751-7380