Heal your mind and soul

Healing Pathways Specializes In
Our services include a thorough evaluation, medication management, and client education. Our belief is that the client benefits most by following the psychiatric evaluation with a dynamic and in-depth plan of action, which is focused on the overall emotional and physical health of the client.  This treatment plan can include medication for the diagnosis and short-term or long-term counseling or psychotherapy. 
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Psychotherapy is a systematic treatment method in which, during regularly scheduled meetings, the psychiatrist and patient discuss troubling problems and feelings. The physician helps clients understand the basis of these problems and find solutions.

Psychiatric Services

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Medication Management includes prescribing medication, and the initial evaluation of the client's need for psychotropic medications, the provision of a prescription, and, as-needed, ongoing medical monitoring/evaluation related to the patient’s use of the psychotropic medication.

Psychotropic Medication Management

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Psychotherapy treats mental health problems by talking with a psychiatrist, psychologist or other mental health provider. Clients learn about their condition and moods, feelings, thoughts and behaviors. Psychotherapy helps clients learn how to take control of their life and respond to challenging situations with healthy coping skills.


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The psychiatric assessment of a child or adolescent starts with gaining a psychiatric history and assessment about the child's emotional or behavioral problems, physical health and development, history of parental care, family relationships and history of parental mental illness.

Child Psychiatric Services

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Personal counseling focuses on the individual's immediate or near future concerns. Personal counseling is a one-on-one discussion between the counselor and the client. The two form an alliance, relationship or bond that enables trust and personal growth.

Personal Counseling

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Complementary and alternative medicines are health and wellness therapies that have typically not been part of conventional Western medicine. Complementary means treatments that are used along with conventional medicine. Alternative means treatments used in place of conventional medicine.

Complementary Alternative Medicine

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The application of behavioral principles, to everyday situations that increase or decrease targeted behaviors. ABA helps individuals acquire different skills, such as language skills, self-help skills, and play skills; in addition, these principles can help to decrease maladaptive behaviors such as aggression, self-stimulatory behaviors, and self-injury.

Applied Behavioral Analysis

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Autism is a serious neurodevelopmental disorder that impairs a child's ability to communicate and interact with others. It also includes restricted repetitive behaviors, interests and activities. These issues cause significant impairment in social, occupational and other areas of functioning.


Benefits of therapy
  • Develop new perspectives and life skills that free you from compulsive patterns of anxiety and depression.
  • Learn to deal with addictive behaviors including substance abuse, gambling and, eating disorders, etc.
  • Learn to take responsibility and move forward in your life and end feeling helpless and hopeless.
  • Learn skills to relate to emotional or physical suffering with compassion instead of anger.
  • Improve the quality of your relationships by developing more positive behaviors.
Contact Us
2945 Ramco Street, Suite 130
West Sacramento, CA 95691

Phone: (916) 376-8416
Fax: (916) 376-0759
Mon/Wed/Fri 7:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 9.00 am - 2.00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 11:30 am
Why Us
Dr. Paul Copeland's specialties include child, adolescent, adult, and family psychiatry.

He is committed to providing each person the care they need to achieve their personal well-being. He understands that the process of seeking mental health assistance can produce anxiety. It is our mission to make communication with our office comforting and helpful to our patients and their families. We welcome everyone seeking to heal their mind and soul.