Chico Center for Psychotherapy

Psychotherapy and Counseling services for Children & Adults | Support for Parents


Chico therapist An Bulkens, LMFT is psychotherapist and counselor in Chico, California.  An Bulkens specializes in psychotherapy and counseling for young children  (toddlers, preschoolers, adolescents) and support for parents, with a special emphasis on  early childhood psychotherapy, and counseling  for preschoolers and Kindergarten aged child.  She also offers parenting skills support. She offers psychoanalytic psychotherapy for adults.  Her approach is grounded in  Lacanian Psychoanalysis. She was also trained as a clinical psychologist in Europe, Belgium.  Her education emphasized developmental psychology and psychoanalytic therapy. 

An is passionate about her work with young children and likes to share with parents how contemporary psychoanalytic research and research in attachment theory & brain research practically translates into caring for young children. It opens the door for a happier, more creative way of parenting. 

Some topics for speaking: 

-How to say no/set limits in a way that will make you feel happier and your child more confident.

-How to listen to your child, so s/he will listen to you. 

-The NUMBER ONE key to raising happy toddlers and preschoolers.

If you want to learn more, reach An at (530) 321-2970

An Bulkens    |    Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist    |   MFC 52746

Tel. (530) 321- 2970    |   186 E 12th ST,  Chico, CA 95928