Mary (Heather) Merritt


About Me

I am a licensed clinical social worker with 21 years of experience in the field, 13 of which have been in counseling. I assist clients with issues surrounding self-esteem, body image, anxiety, depression and eating disorders. I also assist clients struggling with relationship issues and divorce. I have extensive experience in grief counseling and supporting clients as they process loss. I have a special interest in women’s issues and I am passionate about helping women love themselves, take care of their bodies, and find freedom from societal standards of beauty!!
I use Cognitive Behavioral therapy and Guided Imagery with a Solution Focused Model. I enjoy working with individuals at all stages of life who are facing crossroads and need a safe place to explore goals and desires.
My professional goal is to provide a safe, supportive place for you to work towards becoming the best version of yourself in each moment. I desire to help you find joy as you journey towards emotional health and wholeness.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Eating disorders
  • Self esteem
Also experienced in:
LGBT , Family conflicts , Grief , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Depression , Coping with life changes , ADHD

Clinical approaches:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 13

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LCSW #CSW005145 (Expires: 2022-09-30)


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Mary (Heather) Merritt. 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.

Written by A.M. on Sep 09, 2021 after therapy with Mary (Heather) for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, eating disorders, self esteem, anger management, and adhd

Mary has made transitioning into therapy a very comforting and calming experience. I feel better after every session with her. I would highly recommend her.

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