About Me


I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a National Certified Counselor (NCC) with extensive experience and clinical training. I have 22 years of experience working in the field of mental health and wellness since completion of my master's degree in counseling psychology. I have been working as an outpatient counselor for over 18 years.

I have extensive training and experience counseling individuals who are struggling with a wide range of issues including anxiety, depression, trauma, grief and loss. I have advanced training and experience in the area of trauma and stress-related disorders over the last 15 years.

My counseling style focuses on creating an environment of acceptance, encouragement and support throughout the therapeutic process. I use a variety of evidence-based therapeutic approaches based on your needs. I have a holistic approach toward achieving emotional well-being while eliciting hope and healing.

Join me on the journey to inner peace and happiness! I am here to help you get through this difficult time. I look forward to hearing from you soon!


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Grief
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Intimacy-related issues , Eating disorders , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Coaching , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 22

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LPC #PC002986 (Expires: 2023-02-28)


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Michele Cotter. 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 C.O. on May 17, 2022 after therapy with Michele for 7 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, eating disorders, and self esteem

Michele is kind a thoughtful during our dialogue. I feel safe and comfortable confiding in her

Written by A.N. on Mar 30, 2022 after therapy with Michele for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, self esteem, and bipolar disorder

She is so amazing. I love talking to her. She is so supportive and knows exactly what to say to calm my anxiety and help me think about things differently.

Written by E.R. on Mar 30, 2022 after therapy with Michele for 2 weeks on issues concerning trauma and abuse

She is wonderful and helps me feel it will all be okay.

Written by D.A. on Dec 23, 2021 after therapy with Michele for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and adhd

She is nice and helpful!

Written by T.Y. on Sep 29, 2021 after therapy with Michele for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, bipolar disorder, and adhd

So great and helpful!

Work with me!