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Heather Butler, LCSW

Stress, Anxiety Trauma, Abuse Grief Bipolar disorder Depression
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About me

I specialize in trauma, grief, loss and life transitions; I combine Cognitive Behavioral and Psychotherapies.

Modalities/Therapeutic Tools Used:
Psychodynamic Therapy, Strength Based Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Art, Narrative Therapy, Family Systems, Play, DBT, CBT, TF-CBT and ACT.

Areas of Expertise: Trauma, Grief Recovery, Depression and Anxiety.

Disorders Treated: PTSD, Divorce, Anxiety, Attachment Disorder, Relationship Issues, Panic Disorders, Bipolar, ADHD, Mood Disorder, Personality Disorders, Parenting, Major Depression, Physical and Sexual Abuse and Neglect, Grief, Loss and Bereavement and Schizophrenia.

Professional experience

11yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Trauma, Abuse Grief Bipolar disorder Depression

Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Attachment issues, Body image, Cancer, Caregiver issues and stress, Chronic pain illness and disability, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Divorce and separation, Domestic Violence, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Hoarding, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Impulsivity, Isolation / loneliness, Life purpose, Money and financial issues, Mood disorders , Panic disorder and panic attacks, Post-traumatic stress, Pregnancy and childbirth, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-love, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Social anxiety and phobia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Women's issues, Workplace issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Services offered

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License information

ME LCSW LC15529

Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Heather Butler. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

I appreciate Heather’s caring compassion and engagement . She is an excellent therapist who I feel so lucky to have matched with - Thank you!!

Written on Jun 21, 2024 after therapy with Heather for 10 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, and self esteem

Heather is amazing! She always actively listens to what my concerns are and gives me great tools and advice. I always feel like I’m ready to take on the week and leave with a clear head after our sessions

Written on Jun 18, 2024 after therapy with Heather for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and adhd

I cannot recommend Heather enough. Down to earth, she is easy to connect to and trust. Her expertise in my area is phenomenal. She is able to help unload a lot of baggage and understand why I have certain feelings and responses. Grateful to have found such a caring and professional therapist.

Written on May 09, 2024 after therapy with Heather for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, coping with life changes, and adhd

Heather is a great listener and provides applicable advice and feedback.

Written on May 07, 2024 after therapy with Heather for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, eating disorders, and adhd

She always looks at things practically and helps me see different perspectives

Written on Mar 31, 2024 after therapy with Heather for 1 year and 9 months on issues concerning relationship issues, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, and self esteem

Heather is a very caring therapist. She is a kind patient listener. She's very talented at grasping (fully understanding) the situation I'm in. She always gives me a safe place to talk and work on my painful emotions. Thank you so much, Heather!

Written on Mar 28, 2024 after therapy with Heather for 2 years and 10 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and trauma and abuse