Arizona is a beautiful state with a lot to offer. Crisp, dry heat. Beautiful deserts that give birth to some of the most awe-inspiring landscapes the world has to offer. The list goes on. Arizona is a pretty state to live in.

However, if your mental health is poor, you may feel emptier than the Grand Canyon or drier than the hottest desert. A counselor can be the oasis you need. Talk to a counselor and go back to enjoying 

 

This is Dr. Teddie Jackson's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
PsyD,LMFT
Specialties: LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 10

Hello! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) with 10 years of experience working with clients. I received my Bachelor of Arts in Communication from University of California, Davis, my Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy from Alliant International University, and my Doctorate of Psychology in Marriage and Family Therapy also from Alliant International University. I currently provide supervision to clinicians at a behavioral health agency in Gilbert, Arizona and treat clients on BetterHelp and their sister sites. My approach in thera...

This is Cheryl Pickering's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Arizona. I have worked twenty years as a therapist in a variety of settings, including cancer support and hospice. My experience includes work with clients whose issues include depression, anxiety, stress, aging and other changes of life, trauma, abuse and self-esteem with related issues. Other areas in which I have counseled clients are career challenges, family conflict and other relationship (traditional and non-traditional) issues, grief and loss, caregiving and end of life guidance. My counseling style is direc...

This is Dr. Bard Schatzman's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
PhD
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 40

Hello, I am Dr. Bard Schatzman, Licensed Psychologist in both Missouri and Arizona. I have worked for many decades as a Licensed Psychologist providing mental health services to individuals, couples, families & groups of all ages. Mental health issues have ranged from life adjustments, developmental and parenting issues, to severe mental disorders. Issues presented and concerns may focus on substance usage, relationships, feeling depressed, anxious, lonely, fearful, traumatized, self-doubting, etc. My approach to counseling is interactive, a therapeutic allia...

This is Erin Wilson's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
MC,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 9

Hello and welcome! Thank you for taking the time to learn more about me and the services I offer. My name is Erin Wilson and I have been working in the mental health field for 9 years. My passion for this field is rooted in personal experience. As a person who participates in therapy, I believe sharing some of the same experiences as those I work with provides a genuine authenticity in my ability to be present for the people I am honored to help. I believe therapy can be empowering, fun and healing at the same time. I started my career in the counseling field a...

This is Nick Caruso's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 31

Welcome! My Name is Nick Caruso I am a mastered prepared, Licensed Clinical Social Worker practicing in Arizona where I have provided counseling services for implementing effective parenting techniques, young adults, couples and family therapy for over the past 30 years. I am also a certified educator having served as a full time Lecturer at Arizona State University (23 years) preparing graduate students for clinical practice. My counseling style is engaging, client centered and strength based. My approach is multifaceted utilizing best practice techniques fro...

This is Jean Dili's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
BC-DMT,LISAC,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hello and Blessings As a seasoned clinician working with a Native American Tribe for over 18 years I bring a unique perspective to my work. My own ancestry can be traced to the Chickasaw Nation. My training is steeped in expressive arts therapy, existential philosophy, and systems theory. I believe accessing the creative mind and recognizing the patterns of our life experiences is a main pathway to healing from any number of personal challenges. I also have understanding of historical trauma, and believe that each person carries a story that can only be understoo...

This is Nicole Fordey's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
LCSW,LISAC
Specialties: Addictions, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 8

Nicole Fordey holds independent licensure as a clinical social worker in Arizona, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and North Dakota. She also holds independent licensure as a substance use disorder clinician in Arizona and New Hampshire. Nicole has provided individual and group counseling in a variety of settings and with different populations since 2014. She is focused on helping her clients become the best version of themselves possible, helping them identify their goals and the actions and changes necessary for success. Nicole can be flexible in her therape...

This is Dr. David Engstrom's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
Ph.D.,ABPP,FACP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Sleeping disorders, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

My name is Dave and I am a clinical health psychologist with over 30 years of experience in the field. I received my Ph.D. from the University of Southern California and served my internship at Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center. I am a Diplomate of the American Board of Professional Psychology. I currently live in Scottsdale, Arizona (licensed psychologist in Arizona) and am on the Medical Staff at Honor Health Medical Center. Although my clinical interests are broad, I have special training and experience in psychological aspects of chronic illness, inclu...

This is Steve Roy's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
LPC
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 22

Hello, and thank you for considering my assistance through this journey you are currently on and the challenges you are facing. My journey has taken me from business, to education, and to counseling, with many life experiences along the way. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in AZ with 22 years in a wide gamut of counseling experience in various counseling settings, with focus including Marriage and Family, conflict resolution, crisis prevention, general anxiety and depression and more. I have worked in community mental health clinics, including those fait...

This is Natasha Buhrman-Kleier's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Work in Arizona with over 18 years of experience working as a mental health therapist in multiple settings such as community mental health, crisis, acute hospitals, and private practice. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, ADHD , grief/bereavement, and life challenges. I believe that the therapist and individual take the journey together in order to achieve a successful outcome. My approach combines cognitive-behavior...

This is Sarina Chawla's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
LPC NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I strive to create a safe environment where you feel welcome to discuss the difficult areas in your life. I build trust to help strengthen our therapeutic partnership. I have a bachelor's degree in Psychology and a Masters degree in Counseling. I have 6 years of experience working in the mental health field. I am a Nationally board certified, Licensed professional counselor working with teens and adults. I empower individuals and families to achieve goals and create healthy relationships. If you are having difficulty managing pain, feeling overwhelmed...

This is Christine Bush's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 8 years of clinical counseling experience. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, and esteem and confidence challenges. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, humanistic, psychodynamic and rational-emotive therapy. I will t...

This is Dr. Michael  Bryan's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
PhD,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

Get the help you deserve! My name is Dr. Michael Bryan , I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with 25 years of experience and hold a doctorate of education in counseling psychology. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, OCD, and ADHD. In addition I have experience working issues related to adoption and foster care. My therapy style is warm , interactive, conservative and Christian based. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity,...

This is Gabriel Vallejo's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
MA,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 17

Hello, I would like to first thank you for choosing me to help you on your life’s journey that may have become a crossroads, or simply you need to examine something in your life to seek out answers or a matter of truth. My approach to therapy is very integrative, but primarily I will start with client centered and cognitive-behavioral therapeutic approaches. I use various modes to guide clients in solving problems, overcoming obstacles and develop positive coping and reframing strategies to meet the client at where they are at. I am originally from San Antonio...

This is Renee Hendrix's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
MA, Ph. M., LPCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I enjoy working with individuals of all ages experiencing challenges with mood, depression, and anxiety. I have a particular interest in working with individuals struggling with anxiety, micro-traumas, aging, grief and loss, and depression. I typically use the person-centered approach. I have also used CBT, mindfulness, art, and play therapy techniques. I have training in Sand Tray, Nutritional and Integrated Therapies and tapping techniques. I have a Master of Art degree in Community Counseling and a Master of Philosophy in Health Psychology. I have held my indep...

This is Dr. Theresa Moore's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
Ed.D,LCPC,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

Greetings. I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, with a doctorate degree in Counselor Education and Supervision. With over 11 years of experience in social services, academia, and community engagement, I have intentionally maintained focus on community wellness. As a mental health and wellness professional I strive to ensure the awareness and personal power that benefits growth and development. I am thankful to support others in their journey of inner-standing and clarity. My professional beliefs are that there are no coincidences yet our intera...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, ADHD
Years of Experience: 6

I am licensed in Arizona with 6 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & bipolar disorder. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

This is Edna  Booker 's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in both Arizona and Louisiana with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & anger management. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

This is Shelley Stisser's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 18

Are your moods, grief, stress, and life experiences having an impact on your coping behaviors, relationships, or daily functioning? As a licensed professional counselor, I have over 18 plus years of experience helping individual adults in both inpatient (AZ) and outpatient settings in Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas. I will support you to help you understand your thought behavior connections, identify skills to express your thoughts, and feelings and recognize automatic responses. You will be encouraged to gain insights and an understanding of your personal story....

This is Joy Irons's avatar and link to their profile
Arizona
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

I am licensed in Arizona with 11 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, & trauma and abuse. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

What Can Therapists In Arizona Help You With?

A therapist in Arizona can practice anything from marriage and family therapy to CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), and can help with depression, stress, or anxiety.

They can help you set and achieve career goals, work on current issues you may be facing, or deal with your past. Around 5491234 people are living in Arizona, and because an estimated one out of four people are dealing with some form of mental illness nationally, it is likely that you or someone you know could benefit from the support of a licensed counselor. Searching for 'therapist Arizona' will help you find mental health professionals that can support you through personal growth, anxiety disorders, post traumatic stress disorder, and other mental health services. The mental health field includes psychiatric medication management, online therapy, marriage counseling, couples therapy, clinical social workers, licensed counselors, and other mental health providers through online therapy sessions and in-person ones. Seeing a licensed therapist in therapy sessions can help you navigate mental health conditions and life circumstances through mindfulness techniques and other specialized training they've received in clinical settings.

Why Are Many Residents In The State Of Arizona Working With A Licensed Counselor?

The reasons people choose to see a psychologist vary, of course, but there are a number of reasons why starting therapy sessions on our platform can help you. Whether you live near the city or a specific county in Arizona, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs through online therapy.

Therapists in Arizona can help you work through a challenging situation, eating disorders, anxiety disorders, adjustment issues, end of life issues, or even serve as a family therapist to improve relationships and relationship problems. Finding a therapist that takes new clients in online therapy is the first step in finding the right therapist and treatment plan for you. Your therapist should provide a safe space for you to focus on self care and well being as a mental health professional. 

Take a look at our extensive network of counselors and online psychologists in Arizona who are ready to help you get happy!

Some commonly asked questions can be found below:

How much does a therapist cost?

Mental health professionals differ in therapy costs, and it can vary based on the module, whether it's in person therapy or online therapy. Additionally, new clients might meet a different price mark, and couples therapy can be more expensive than seeing an individual therapist. However, many therapists will be upfront about their pricing and whether or not they take health insurance from the get-go. Be sure to look up 'therapists in Arizona' to get a better understanding of which mental health providers take health insurance in network, which therapeutic process is the best fit, and how many therapists are in person or online.

How do I know I should get a therapist?

Mental health services and mental health providers can help you navigate anything you're going through, big or small. Mental health issues don't always present as a huge crisis- many therapists provide talk therapy and online therapy for life transitions, new skills, relationship problems, or even serving as a life coach through a therapeutic relationship. Online therapy sessions in Arizona allow new clients seeking therapy to experience a private practice counseling services without being in person, and this talk therapy integrative approach can help you navigate any mental health conditions you might be experiencing, as well as developing new skills through working with a therapist. Dialectical behavior therapy is a great choice for older adults looking to use therapy to navigate life transitions or other big changes.

Is therapy covered by insurance?

Different counseling services (depending on private practice) can vary in cost and whether or not they take insurance. 

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