Rachael is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist committed to treating individuals of all ages, families, and couples. Rachael has been providing therapy services for 4 years, she graduated with her Master's in 2017 and been with BetterHelp since licensed in 2021. She feels confident working with clients who struggle with depression, anxiety, trauma, family conflict, pre/post-divorce, and behavioral concerns in children.
Rachael is a certified Parent-Child Interactive Therapist and has completed trainings in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy. Studies show that most individuals seek out therapy when they are in a state of crisis and when their bodies are out of homeostasis. Voelker excels in helping clients return to their pre-crisis state. Voelker, while focusing on both a systemic and strength-based approach, highlights the strengths of several therapy techniques including cognitive behavior, solution-focused, and motivational interviewing. Utilizing this approach allows several models of change to be integrated thus placing the client’s needs and goals as the driver to focus on the long-term success of the client.
Rachael has an Associate of Science degree in General Studies, from Northeast State Community College; a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, from King University; and a Master of Art in Marriage and Family Therapy from Liberty University. Voelker has been working in the mental health field since 2013.
Additional areas of focus: Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Body Image, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dependent Personality, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Eating and Food-Related Issues, Emptiness, Family Problems, Fertility Issues, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Narcissism, Phobias, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
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I have been talking with Rachael Voelker for several months. She is always attentive, kind and supportive. She has helped me navigate some difficult feelings and situations.
Written on Nov 19, 2023 after therapy with Rachael for 10 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, and adhd
Rachael is great! She’s very attentive and professional. You can tell she wants the best for her patients and her expertise is very much appreciated.
Written on Jan 13, 2023 after therapy with Rachael for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes
I look forward to more progress on myself in 2023 with the help of Rachael!
Written on Jan 02, 2023 after therapy with Rachael for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and adhd
Rachael is wonderful. She shares personal experiences in a way that is helpful and relatable. She really helps validate your feelings and helps you to work through them from an unbiased standpoint.
Written on Dec 23, 2022 after therapy with Rachael for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and intimacy-related issues
She’s very kind and understanding. Responds back within a quickly manner.
Written on Dec 18, 2022 after therapy with Rachael for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd
So far she’s been great! Very accommodating to my situation and I’m glad I got matched with her. I look forward to my appointments every time.
Written on Nov 21, 2022 after therapy with Rachael for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, and adhd