Biography

Carol A. Polevoi has been a mental health specialist for over three decades. She spent more than two of them as owner and clinical director of the Counseling Resource Center in Agoura Hills, where she works with individuals, families, couples, groups, and businesses. Ms. Polevoi is a licensed psychotherapist, certified as an Integrative Body Psychotherapist (IBP) and teacher, biofeedback specialist, and professional coach. She specializes in mind/body therapy, stress management, wellness and professional coaching, relationships and trauma. Prior to her current practice, Ms. Polevoi spent fifteen years in corporate lending as a manager and trainer, and five years in education as a teacher and counselor. Ms. Polevoi provides support and innovative therapeutic interventions to help clients relieve physical and psychological pain as well as resolving troublesome patterns of behavior. 

Articles By Carol A.

Why Breathe?

A “life hack” can instantly help you be more present, focused, productive, and creative, with stamina and...
By Carol A. Polevoi, LMFT, CBS, CPC | Owner / Clinical Director

“Mindfulness” Is the New Buzzword   

What is mindfulness and how can it benefit you personally, professionally, and spiritually? Plus seven things...
By Carol A. Polevoi, LMFT, CBS, CPC | Owner / Clinical Director

Managing Stress in a Stressful World

Becoming aware of the causes of stress in our lives and some powerful tools to help cope
By Carol A. Polevoi, LMFT, CBS, CPC | Owner / Clinical Director

Advances in Stress Management

The benefits of biofeedback in both combatting and managing stress
By Carol A. Polevoi, LMFT, CBS, CPC | Owner / Clinical Director