This is Aisha Jakachira's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,CSAC,EMDR
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 10

Ever since I was 12 years old I knew that I had a passion for helping people. I started working in a daycare, moved to school settings, and continued moving up from there. I have over 20 years of experience in the mental health and addictions field. I have been fully licensed for 10 years. I received my Bachelor of Arts degree and a double major in Psychology and Addiction Studies from Alverno College in 2007. In 2010, I received my Master of Science degree in Mental Health Counseling with a minor in Addiction Studies. I'm originally from Wisconsin but I've been i...

This is Audra D'Eliso's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

My goal is to help you uncover your true potential and lead a life that is worth celebrating. While we can't always change difficult situations, past or present, we can work together to heal the scars of the past, eliminate negative self-beliefs, and explore new possibilities. I can help you to better understand and resolve day-to-day challenges as well as discover behavior patterns or negative perceptions that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life. If you're looking for extra support and guidance through a challenging ...

This is Shiann Metheny's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,LPCC,LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 21

Hello! Seeking help is often very hard. Everyone needs support at some point and it takes a lot of courage to step out. I respect those who do so a great deal! Thank you for taking the time to consider me as a helper. While it is important to understand about my credentials and approach to therapy, it is also important that you know I respect you and I will be very careful about our counseling relationship. Your health and growth are important to me. I have had successful experience in addressing trauma, foster/adoption-related issues, anxiety, depression, rel...

This is Stacie Meacham's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 16

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 20 years of experience working in a multitude of settings with people from all walks of life with varying concerns. My approach to treatment combines humanistic, strength based, solution focused, and cognitive behavioral techniques. My style is genuine, non-judgmental, and warm. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don’t believe in stigmatizing labels. I want to help people feel empowered to make positive changes, improve their situations, and have the best quality of...

This is Linda "Kathleen"  Brown's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 23

I would like to start with congratulating and acknowledging you for taking this first step in achieving a more rewarding and fulfilling life. First steps can be hard to take, especially when it comes to our emotional health. We tend to be embarrassed, uncomfortable, or avoid these concerns. I am a true advocate in self-care as it is crucial for maintaining both our physical and emotional health. I believe you will be glad that you have taken this time to invest in yourself. My name is Kathleen Brown and I am Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the states...

This is Amanda Garcia's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to determine if we may be a good therapeutic match. I will share some background information so you can get to know me better. I am originally from the Midwest however I have called Arizona home for nearly 15 years. I have ten years of experience in my field and have worked in a variety of settings. I obtained my original licence (LMSW) in 2015 through the Arizona Board of Behavioral Health and have since superseded to (LCSW) which allows for independent clinical practice. I earned my bachelors degree in 2011 and my masters...

This is Yemen Bernal's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 21

Welcome! I am a licensed clinical social worker in Arizona where I have worked and lived since moving here from New York State in 2001. My background is in mental health and over the past 22 years I have practiced in a variety of settings including outpatient, in home, crisis centers and as part of a mobile response unit. I have worked with clients on a range of clinical areas including managing depression and anxiety, coping with loss and trauma, family relationships, crisis intervention, and issues pertaining to children and families. My therapeutic st...

This is Sara Appleton's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC,CCATP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 5

HI, I am Sara, I am a licensed counselor and life coach in Arizona with over 5 years of experience. My counseling style is focuses on healing the mind and body as a whole. I have worked with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, lack of self-worth and awareness. I currently work with individual adults seeking better awareness of self, building a life with meaning, and within the LGBTQ community. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I don't believe in stigmatizing ...

This is Rhiannon Cruz's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Thank you for allowing me to be part of the beautiful journey you have set in motion for yourself. I understand it can be difficult to share thoughts and emotions with a stranger but I challenge you to continue to be open-minded and continue to be courageous with me. Change is possible when you are willing to make a commitment to the process… I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Arizona. My years of experience comes from a variety of settings: outpatient, inpatient, and community based. I have a holistic approach which has been most effective because n...

This is Dr. Sherri Ruggiero's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Eating disorders, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Hello, my name is Dr. Sherri Ruggiero, and I look forward to working with you to make important life changes including dealing with problems situations as well as reaching unmet potential. I have been employed as a psychologist for a hospital in Northern Arizona for the past 7 years working with individuals on a variety of physical, mental, emotional, and behavioral concerns. Prior to that I worked in community mental health. During my early career in psychology, I was a research assistant for the Institute for Behavioral Genetics at University of Colorado – B...

This is Jamila Johnson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA. LPC, NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and am nationally certified by the National Board for Certified Counselors, Inc (NCC) to provide mental health counseling. I graduated from the University of Phoenix in Arizona receiving my B.S. in Psychology. I obtained my M.A. degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Argosy University in Arizona. I have extensive training and experience in treating mood and personality disorders. I have over 6 years of experience working with mood disorders, trauma, and schizophrenia, using strengths-based and client-center...

This is Yevgeniy Slutskiy's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

Hello and welcome to my BetterHelp page. I am Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). I have been working in the mental health field for 15 years and for 11 years as a licensed psychotherapist. I am very interested in helping people overcome their general mental health concerns through the practice of coaching, counseling, and therapy. I practice primarily from the standpoint of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and utilize mindfulness practices. I look forward to getting to know you and helping you overcome life's challenges.

This is Marsha Hayes's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Louisiana and Arizona with over 15 years of experience working with adults in a variety of settings. I believe counseling should result in solutions that can be used again if the need arises. I approach counseling from a combination of person-centered, cognitive-behavioral and solution-focused therapies to provide strategies that promote better functioning in your everyday life. I am also trained in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR) which has been used to help people heal from symptoms associated with...

This is Georgette McNally's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) based in Phoenix, Arizona with more than 10 years of experience working with people that have a desire to make change in their lives. I have worked with people challenged by substance use, depression, anxiety, trauma, abuse, and life altering situations. My approach is solution focused and client centered drawing from Cognitive Behavioral Theory. When working with clients I strive to make the therapy experience positive, respectful, and safe. I will meet you where you are at and assist you in discovering strengths t...

This is Katherine Ibarra's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,CCM
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I am a licensed clinical therapist for New York and Arizona, and come with over 14 years of experience working in mental health field. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges. I also have helped many people who have experienced communication difficulties become more confident and assertive in different areas of their life. I have run group therapy for a myriad of topics and mental health issues. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating...

This is Kori Newland's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management
Years of Experience: 6

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Arizona with 6 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with a wide range of presenting concerns including family conflicts, trauma and abuse, stress and anxiety, anger management and parenting issues. I have worked with children, teens, adults and families. I also have two years of experience with online tele-health therapy. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific need...

This is Lynette Belknap-Williams's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC LCPC PC, LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, ADHD
Years of Experience: 12

Hello! My name is Lynette. I have been practicing therapy for over 12 years. I am currently licensed in Arizona, Florida, Idaho, Montana, New Hampshire, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, and Wyoming. I believe in treating all people with dignity and respect. Your privacy is precious to me and I will protect it. I have enjoyed helping many different populations of people with all sorts of issues and concerns. Helping people reach their individual potential for success is a joy for me. I am a trained in EMDR, SFBT, CBT, MRT, MI, and Prime f...

This is Shantee "Tee" Mayfield's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Tee is a (LPC) licensed professional counselor in the state of Texas and Oregon. She has been practicing mental health treatment in a variety of settings such as Inpatient, PHP, IOP and private practice. She has Bachelor's degree in Psychology and a master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Texas Woman's University and is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. She is skilled in different modalities such as DBT, CBT, EMDR as well as Existential therapy. Tee is also resourceful and helpful with navigating through min...

This is Cynthia  Garcia's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

I am licensed in Arizona with 30 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & coping with grief and loss. 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 sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

This is Gwen Kittell's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Carefree, Arizona (Carefree, AZ)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I am licensed in Arizona with 8 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, trauma and abuse, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. 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. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

Having a hard time selecting a mental health professional in Carefree? (How we can help)

Finding the right therapist can feel intimidating, but there are simple ways to narrow down your search for the Carefree area; especially when you're having a hard time trying to find therapists accepting new clients.
 
First, research what type of therapy you’d like to pursue BEFORE trying to find a therapist or psychologist. Maybe that’s psychodynamic, cognitive behavior therapy, group therapy, marriage and family therapy, or couple’s therapy; just search 'therapist near me in Carefree' and find the one that is right for your needs. Next consider whether the gender of your therapist matters, the types of therapy they're most experienced with, and then finally choose a therapist located near you in the city of Carefree, or elsewhere in the Maricopa county or state of Arizona.
 
Mental health professionals that have a private practice or provide therapy services for professional counseling can help improve healthy relationships and communication skills whether that be working through life's obstacles and life issues in couples counseling, changing negative thinking patterns, or just providing a listening ear. Verified Carefree therapists can provide licensed marriage counseling, compassionate counseling, tailor to individual needs (such as discussing healing, children, or other adults), and will help create a therapeutic relationship as a National Certified Counselor. Verified Carefree counselors help adults with healing (from physical ailments such as chronic pain, as well as mental illness).


What is the cost difference between conventional therapy and working with one of our listed therapists above?

The United States has many therapists who are comfortable charging $200 or more per session, and in some instances you might find that the average price of a therapy session in Carefree, AZ ranges from $85-$150.
 
Some therapists in the state of Arizona will work on a sliding scale, meaning they’ll factor in your income and charge what you can afford per session. With our therapists serving both the city of Carefree and elsewhere throughout the state of Arizona, you can expect significantly more affordable options with sessions ranging from $60 to $90 per week (billed every 4 weeks).


Did you know our therapists are not limited to in-person visits?

Online therapists, including all those listed above (all of which are in the United States) able to work with people like you in or around Carefree offer creative forms of communication to help people like you receive the best type of treatment for your needs.
 
Whether that’s via in-app messaging with your therapist, video sessions where you see you one another and talk about your problems, live chat or phone sessions, you and your therapist will find the best way to address your mental health challenges in online therapy. You can work through various symptoms, disorders or condition, and even get a diagnosis from the comfort of your own home. 
 
So if you're dealing with things like relationship problems that could be addressed in couples therapy, you want to work with one of our experienced cognitive behavioral therapists (specializing in behavioral health), assistance with eating disorders, or support with other common mental health issues (like work stress management, anxiety, depression, grief, etc)... take a look at our available therapists above and find a individual or marriage and family therapist that is right for you.
 
Counseling services, wellness services, online therapy, relationship counseling, and individual counseling through a licensed therapist can help treat postpartum depression, feeling lost or feeling stuck, difficult relationships, and helping people live their best lives. If you're looking for a therapist, Carefree has many professionals who provide client centered individual counseling both in person and through online therapy. Gain more insight into in your life than you would through an eclectic approach or motivational interviewing. In Carefree, therapy is easily accessible and just a click away. A clinical psychologist, licensed psychologist, or board approved supervisor can help you develop new coping strategies through modern therapy, therapeutic services, and a holistic approach.


How to know if therapy is right for you?

One of the rewarding aspects of working with a therapist is that they are listening to your feelings. Our friends and loved ones often hear us, but they may have a hard time providing objective guidance in the way a therapist can; which can be extremely valuable due to the fact that many therapists have experience helping others through similar difficult times.

A therapist wants to support you toward a healthier emotional state, no matter what you're dealing with (including behavioral health concerns, grief, anxiety, depression or stress). While helping to develop healthier emotions, another benefit of therapy is you have a safe space to discuss problems that you may be hesitant to talk about with people who you see everyday.

Many people have sensitive topics to discuss; possibly an addiction or an issue with their relationship that they’re ashamed to speak about with their friends and/or partner. A Carefree therapist can help you confront these kinds of issues and find ways to face them and heal.

With more than 3724 people in the city of Carefree, AZ finding a therapist can be both costly and hard to do. Our goal with the list of therapists shown above is to get you the support you need. If you’re looking for a nearby therapist close to 85377 or the surrounding zip codes (shown below), take a look at other available therapists through nearby cities listed at the bottom of this page.

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Take some time to learn more about our therapists and counselors to clearly understand our services. If you have questions for us, please reach us on our contact page or send an email to contact@betterhelp.com.

Emergency Situations:

If you are experiencing a crisis or any other person may be exposed to danger due to an issue that is an emergency - don't use this site's online services. Verified Carefree therapists can help women, children, and young adults, as well as anyone experiencing a crisis or emergency.

If you need Domestic Violence support, please contact The National Domestic Hotline at 1-800-799-7233

If you need Substance Abuse support, please contact the Substance Abuse and MH Services Administration at 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

If you need Sexual Abuse support, please contact the Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network at 1-800-656-4673

Call the 24 hour National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at +1 (800) 273-8255 or 911 which can provide you with immediate help for an emergency call or visit the nearest emergency room.

Other zip codes that the counselors near or around Carefree, Arizona can serve:

85377

Some other commonly asked questions can be found below:

How do I know I should get a therapist?
 
Modern therapy and psychotherapy have many benefits, regardless of the resources you may or may not have, or a service you have received in the past. The connection between brain, body and behavior is what effects everything in your life and therapy can help you see results in improving your attention and reaction to a specific thing. Whether it be someone wanting to learn more about their own mind and patterns, or specific situations in terms of well-being and friend struggles, searching for a 'therapist near me' or a 'therapist near Carefree' can help you find a counselor near you or the closest locator to any counselors and psychiatrists. 
 
How much does a therapist cost?
 
Therapist prices differ, and one good way to learn more is by looking up "therapists around me" or "Carefree's therapists" to learn about prices in your city or state, and who takes health insurance. You can also specify for a male or female counselor, or anything specific you're looking for in regards to money and therapy options and what might be an eco-friendly option.
 
How do I see a therapist for the first time?
 
One great way to prep for your first therapy session is by reading a lot of information on therapy-- articles by an author or experts on therapy can help you study some tips or a specific example of what to pay attention to in your first appointment. In fact, one great example of a case of someone with a great level of expertise who has written about therapy is the book Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb. Learning about the tools to tackle life challenges and the importance of putting in the effort in therapy sessions will help you make the most of the opportunity and potential self-discovery journey.
 
Should I go to therapy if I feel fine?
 
While you may look fine on the outside or through your instagram, that doesn't always mean we feel fine 100% of the time. A therapist can help you gain power over your life and emotions and be a helping hand and trusted source while you navigate day-to-day experiences and small growth opportunities. Gaining a new perspective on yourself through various therapies can help you improve your self-esteem, work through values and relationships (such as with your parents), and overall gain a better sense of the world and how you see it. The success you may find through therapy is dependent on your process, if you are in-office or out-of-office, as well as who your provider is, what medication you are on, what fear you have, etc.
 
People also go to therapy for very specific things such as bullying, getting diagnosed with autism, wanting to learn mindfulness, having a specific nature or "spirit" they want to nurture and work on, trouble with office workers, phobia of doctors, and any other principles they are interesting in working through.
 
Is crying in therapy a breakthrough?
 
While for some crying in therapy might not be the normal, for others who perhaps experience mood disorders or even schizophrenia, crying could be a natural occurrence in each session. The groups you are in, the adolescents memories and experiences you've had, and the education you've received can all play a role into your emotions and emotional state throughout therapy.
 
Are therapists worth it?
 
We are all on a different path with our life, as each human is unique in the advice they want (or don't want) in areas of their life. Therapists, however, have the ability to help you find your potential through re-training your mind through methods such as CBT, or you can see a SEP (Somatic Experiencing Professional). For example, a number of patients who are battling sleep insomnia, difficulty with medications, troublesome behaviors, or overuse of drugs or alcohol have found help for their disorder through online therapy and telehealth. Many studies outline the risk in addition to the reward of seeing providers and specialists virtually, and overall the reviews show that the availability and areas of expertise from online therapists make it feel like they are on your team, and are a positive addition to your life.
 
Do therapists judge you?
 
The separation and boundaries between you and a therapist make it so that therapists are never there to judge you-- they are there to help you work through coping mechanisms, self-understanding, various stresses, and how your beliefs might impact your decisions and lifestyle. 
 
How much does a therapist cost near Carefree, Arizona?
 
Each therapist might differ per state, but BetterHelp offers therapy throughout the US in many cities- including, but not limited to: New York, Los Angeles, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, San Diego, Philadelphia, Miami, Chicago, Boston, Phoenix, Baltimore, Indianapolis, Las Vegas, Washington, DC, Tampa, League City, Seattle, Detroit, Orlando, Atlanta, and even University of Houston. You can also search states by their state code (such as MD or AZ) to find more on specific cities in the state. Having access to clinical psychology over zoom can open doors to another modality, such as in-app messaging. The scale of price and plan may differ with each area code, but BetterHelp's main belief is that therapy should be accessible wherever, whenever.
 
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