This is Chelsea Sharshel's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT,LAC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 3

My name is Chelsea Sharshel and I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and Licensed Addiction Counselor. I have been trained to support clients with issues that may include: communication, trauma, anxiety, anger management, low motivation, family issues, and addiction. My style is casual and friendly. I utilize modalities like Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Brainspotting, Narrative Therapy, or Motivational Interviewing. There are many different styles of therapy and I like to combine some to fit each person’s needs. It’s kind of like having different spices ...

This is Christine Zwart's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC,CAT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

Hello, thank you for your interest in counseling on the BetterHelp platform. As a Licensed Professional Counselor of over 22 years, I offer individual Counseling, Neuro-Cognitive Therapies, Trauma Work (EMDR, Body-Centered Integrative Therapies) as well as guide evidence based Contemplative Practices including Meditation, Energy-Body Healing, Qigong, Mindfulness Practices and a multitude of Breathing Exercises. My approach is compassionate, client-centered, transpersonal and holistic. I feel grateful to provide services to a diverse population online during thi...

This is Sonny Saunders's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSE, LPC, CCMHC NCC CTMH
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I am actively engaged in Behavioral Health, Mental Health Counseling, and Education to be of service to people, Integrated Care, Autonomous, Team-player, Hardworking, Excellent customer service/rapport/relationship building skills, Enjoy working with people, Dedicated, Solution-Focused, Goal Oriented, Assertive, Collaborative, Creative, Outgoing, Personable, Leader I have 15 years experience as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). Provide consultative, psychosocial education, diagnostic assessment, and treatment services to patients with physical and/or men...

This is Janet Buntrock's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA Counseling, MA Christian Studies,Fellow in Thanatology
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

Hello, my name is Janet Buntrock and I want to congratulate you on taking this step to growth and healing, I remember my first experience as a client. I was so anxious that, when the counselor answered the phone, I hung up! I know what it feels like to be the one seeking help and I have over twenty years experience offering that assistance. My initial background was in Early Childhood Education, but I realised how much I enjoyed helping the parents in their roles as parents, spouses and as single parents. I then went back to school acquiring two Masters degre...

This is Aurelia Erivynn's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC,LAC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

I am both a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a Licensed Addictions Counselor (LAC) who in addition to working with depression, anxiety, trauma and abuse, adjustment disorders, and sex offense issues, specializes in Co-occurring addiction with mental health disorders. My counseling style is open, warm, non-judgmental and one of empowerment. I treat those with whom I interact with respect, compassion, and a sensitivity to meet you where you are. My counseling approach incorporates humanistic, cognitive behavioral with use of motivational interviewing. I...

This is Annie Forsyth's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MEd,LPC,LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

Hello, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist (LMFT) with over 20 years of experience. I have worked with many clients with a wide range of concerns including - - but not limited to - - anxiety, stress, depression, grief, trauma, self esteem issues, work issues, and relationship/family issues. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I am non-judgmental and believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, compassion, and dignity. When working with a client, my approach combines cognitive-behaviora...

This is Shawna Henry-Lange's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Nationally Certified Counselor, and have been practicing in Colorado for thirteen years under these credentials. However, I have worked in the mental health field for nearly thirty years, serving a diverse group of clientele that includes runaway and homeless youth, individuals experiencing domestic violence, children experiencing contentious divorces, adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse, victims of crimes, and the offender population. These groups experience a variety of issues that include: adjustment disorders,...

This is Thomas Flanagan's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,LSCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 40

I am an experienced and skilled therapist. I am straightforward and I work for my clients. I will accompany you on your journey to feel different/feel better. If you want to change and work at it, I am the right person for you. I use a strengths based approach and we will examine your strengths and how to use them to assist you in changing behaviors. I believe everyone has a unique story and I believe in listening to yours. Lets work together so you can achieve your goals.

This is Amy Gorton's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

My name is Amy Gorton and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with over 15 years of experience. I work with clients with a wide range of concerns including: anxiety, depression, stress, relationship issues, family issues, school/career challenges, life changes as well as grief and loss, OCD and ADD/ADHD. My treatment style is warm, interactive and compassionate. I believe in earning respect through giving respect. My treatment approach combines Client-Centered, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Humanistic and Family Systems Theories. I will tailor the therapeut...

This is Michelle Evans's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,NCC,CEDS-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 11

Michelle is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Missouri and the state of Colorado, a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC), as well as a Certified Eating Disorder Specialist Supervisor (CEDS-S) through the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (IADEP). Michelle has an extensive amount of experience working with eating disorders, anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. Michelle is also highly experienced with assisting parents in navigating behavioral issues with their adolescent/teenager. Michelle enjoys utilizing Dia...

This is Jahn Quattlebaum's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I have come to counseling a little bit later in life than some; I had already completed a successful career and was looking for something different. I completed a program in Texas and have since become licensed in both Texas and Colorado, my careers in both states exerting an influence. The majority of my work is with couples and families, and the balance is with veteran's issues. I have worked for UT as well as UA system schools and have done family counseling with agencies contracted to provide those services.

This is Claire Nana's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I am a licensed marriage and family therapist with 15 years experience working as a psychotherapist and life coach. I work with a variety of concerns including trauma, addiction, body image and weight loss issues, relationship issues, and life purpose. I have also worked with many people recovering from mass traumas, such as school shootings. I have presented at International conferences and written 25 continuing education courses for psychotherapists. My goal is always to identify ways the practice of psychotherapy can be improved, and find new and innovative ...

This is Krystlynn Grundtner's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW, LICSW
Therapy Specialties: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I am an individual and couples therapist licensed in Minnesota with over 10 years of experience working as a psychotherapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, career challenges, and I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. I also work with the LGBTQ community, and especially those that are experiencing gender dysphoria. My counseling style is warm, laid-back, and nonjudgemental. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and comp...

This is Robyn Towler's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

You’ll experience an empathetic ear, human connection, understanding, and acceptance without condition when you’re in session with Robyn. You’ll be heard and met where you are. Robyn works with clients on a wide range of issues, including overcoming anxiety, depression, and managing life’s stressors. She helps clients with self-image issues, teaching them to love themselves. She helps clients who struggle with relational issues, teaching them new behavior patterns. Robyn uses many types of tools to help clients improve their current life situations, like activ...

This is Nancy  Smith's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,ACC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief
Years of Experience: 19

My name is Nancy Metcalf Smith and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, Certified Addictions Counselor and Certified EMDR Therapist in Colorado. I graduated from the Denver Seminary in 2003 with a Masters Degree in Community Counseling and have been in private practice for 19 years. I use several different modes of therapy including CBT, Client Centered Therapy, Existential and Reality based therapies along with EMDR and other trauma therapies that are based on brain and nervous system scientific research.

This is Dr. Phyllis  Mogielski-Watson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,PsyD,LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

Welcome and Hello, I am Dr. Phyl (Phyllis Watson, MS, PsyD). I am a psychotherapist, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and a Certified Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Counselor in Illinois and a Licensed Professional Counselor in Colorado, Arizona, and Ohio. I am a Nationally Certified Counselor with over 25 years of experience working with teens, adults, and seniors. I have been a subject matter expert featured on National Public Radio (NPR) and local cable news. I offer psychotherapy and professional supervision services. Working with diverse populations, m...

This is Madison  Marcotte's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

My name is Madison and I have been providing therapy services for over 7 years in Ohio and Minnesota. I have experience working with individuals of all ages and walks of life in a variety of settings, including schools, physician's office/hospitals, and private practice. My approach typically includes methods from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT, Solutions-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT). Some issues I specialize in include anxiety, depression, behavioral concerns, interpersonal confli...

This is Calvin "Dale"  Parker's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Colorado with over 10 years of experience working with adolescents and families. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, trauma & attachment, parent/child relational issues, and substance abuse. I believe my clients would say my therapy style is a balance between supportive and challenging. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and placing an emphasis on problem-solving, vs a diagnostic label. My approach combines Cognitive-Behavioral ...

This is Karin Foley's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am licensed in Colorado with 2 years of direct therapy experience and over 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, coping with grief and loss, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. 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 Alexandra  Gray's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Columbine Valley, Colorado (Columbine Valley, CO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am licensed in Colorado with 5 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & career difficulties. 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 sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In Columbine Valley?

Finding the right therapist can feel intimidating. However, there are a few methods you can try to narrow your search for a counselor in the Columbine Valley area if you find it challenging to find therapists accepting new clients.

First, research what type of therapy you'd like to pursue before finding a therapist or psychologist. You might be interested in psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), group therapy, marriage and family therapy, or couples therapy. Each therapy can offer various benefits. If you're still unsure, consider asking your prospective therapists which methods they practice.

When you're ready to search, search for 'therapist near me in Columbine Valley and scroll through the options. Next, consider your goals for the gender of your therapist, the type of therapy they're most experienced with, and their specialty. Finally, choose a therapist located near you in the city of Columbine Valley or elsewhere in Arapahoe or the state of Colorado.

Mental health professionals working through private practice or online may assist clients in improving healthy relationships and communication skills, working through life's obstacles, or changing negative thinking patterns. They may also provide a listening ear and validation. Verified Columbine Valley therapists can provide licensed marriage and compassionate counseling, tailor to individual needs, and create a therapeutic relationship as a National Certified Counselor.

What Is The Cost Difference Between Conventional Therapy And BetterHelp? 

Forbes reports that the average price of an in-person therapy session in the US is $100 to $200 per hour. These prices may be higher in Columbine Valley due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Colorado may work on a sliding scale, meaning they'll factor in your income and charge what you can afford per session. With BetterHelp therapists serving the city of Columbine Valley and elsewhere throughout the state of Colorado you can expect significantly more affordable options, with sessions ranging from $60 to $90 per week (billed every four weeks).


Did You Know BetterHelp Therapists Are Not Limited To In-Person Visits?

Online therapists, including the US-based therapists above, can work with people like you in or around Columbine Valley to offer creative forms of communication and treatment. You do not have to commute to a therapist's office to meet with one of these counselors.

Through BetterHelp, you can partake in video, phone, or live chat sessions with your licensed therapist. You can work through various symptoms, receive worksheets, and sign up for mental health webinars. Additionally, the BetterHelp app offers a journaling feature.

Suppose you're struggling with relationship problems that could be addressed in couples therapy. In that case, you may choose to work with one of BetterHelp's experienced cognitive-behavioral therapists specializing in behavioral health and relationships. You can also try a provider through BetterHelp's sister platform, ReGain, which is dedicated to couples and spouses worldwide. Look through the available therapists above and consider which might work for you.

San Jose has many professionals who provide client-centered individual counseling in person and through online therapy. If you opt into online therapy, you might also be able to meet with therapists all over the US. Many individuals gain further insight into their lives through internet-based counseling. In Columbine Valley, therapy can be easily accessible and a click away.


How To Know If Therapy Is Right For You?

One of the potentially rewarding aspects of working with a therapist is the validation and active listening they can provide. Your friends and loved ones may also be available to listen, but they may struggle to provide objective guidance as a therapist can. Therapists are also professionals trained to respond to various concerns, symptoms, and mental health conditions.

A therapist may support you toward a healthier emotional state, regardless of your mental health or life concerns. While supporting individuals in developing healthier habits, another benefit of therapy is having a safe space with a non-judgmental party who can support you through challenging experiences.

Many people have sensitive topics that they may feel ashamed to discuss with their friends or partner. A San Jose therapist can help you confront these concerns and open up through unique methods of support. There are also many types of therapy, such as art therapy, where you can express yourself through creativity instead of words.

With almost one million people in Columbine Valley, CO, finding a therapist can be costly, and therapists may be booked out with clients. Through the list of therapists above and others through BetterHelp, you may be able to find a therapist within 24 to 48 hours. If you're searching for a nearby therapist close to 80123 or the surrounding zip codes, consider other available therapists through the BetterHelp therapist page.

Stay Up To Date With The Leading Online Therapy Platform

To stay up to date with BetterHelp's initiatives through their social channels, you can follow them on PinterestLinkedInInstagramTwitter, and FacebookFor mental health tips, check out the BetterHelp YouTube channel.

Take some time to learn more about BetterHelp therapists and counselors to understand the services available to you clearly. If you have any questions, please reach out through the contact page or send an email to contact@betterhelp.com.

If you’re ready to sign up for online counseling, consider signing up with a platform like BetterHelp and get matched with a counselor within 24 to 48 hours.

Emergency Situations

If you are experiencing a crisis or emergency, don't use this site's online services. If you are in life-threatening danger, call 911. If you require support for a crisis, reach out to the hotlines below:

·      National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

·      National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

·      Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741

·      Veterans Crisis Line: Call 1-800-273-8255 (and press 1) or text 838255. For support for the deaf and hard of hearing community, please use your preferred relay service or dial 711 then 1-800-273-8255.

·      Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ Lifeline): (866)488-7386 

·      SAMHSA National Helpline (Substance Use): (800)662-4357

·      National Eating Disorder Association Helpline:1-800-931-2237 (M-Th: 9 AM-9 PM EST, Fri 9 AM - 5 PM EST)

·      Child Help Hotline: Call 1-800-422-4453 or use the online chat feature

·      National Anti-Hazing Hotline: 1-888-NOT-HAZE (1-888-668-4293) 

·      Physician Crisis Support Line: Call 1-888-409-0141 if you are a first responder or medical provider experiencing crises related to Covid-19

·      Sexual Assault Hotline: Call RAINN at 1-800-656-4673

Zip Codes Served By BetterHelp Therapists

Below are some of the zip codes served by BetterHelp therapists in Columbine Valley:

80123

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Some other commonly asked questions on therapy and BetterHelp can be found below:

How Do I See A Therapist For The First Time? 

Before seeing your therapist, prep for your session by reading about the counseling process. You might write a list of questions you want to ask your therapist. When you attend your session, let them know if you have any concerns about therapy or feel unsure about what to talk about. They may help guide you with open-ended therapeutic questions. The first session will often serve as an intake to get to know you as a person and why you're attending therapy.

Should I Attend Therapy If I Feel Fine? 

If you don't feel the need to see a therapist, you don't have to. However, some people may avoid attending counseling due to preconceived notions of what therapy entails. Although therapists often support people with mental health conditions, you do not need a diagnosis or condition to attend therapy. You can discuss grief, relationship concerns, stress, or life changes and ask for general advice. A therapist may help you gain power over your life and emotions while you navigate day-to-day experiences.

Gaining a new perspective on yourself through various therapies might allow you to improve your self-esteem, work through relationships, and gain a better sense of your mental health goals. The success you may find through therapy can be dependent on your process.

People may also attend therapy for specific motives, such as bullying, an autism diagnosis, a desire to learn mindfulness meditation, personality concerns, trouble with office workers, specific phobias, and many other principles.

Is Crying In Therapy A Breakthrough?

Crying can be a breakthrough for some individuals who struggle to express emotions. Others might find that they often cry during sessions. Crying can be normal and healthy, so whether you cry or not may be a personal aspect of sessions.

Are Therapists Worth It?

We may all be on different paths in life, as each human can be unique in their personality, expression, and goals. A therapist can target various symptoms, experiences, and personalities. Unlike advice from a friend, family member, or non-professional, therapists are trained to meet you where you're at. Therapy can be worth it. Over 41 million adults in the US attend therapy each year, showing it's a popular option and may be often effective.

Do Therapists Judge You? 

The boundaries between you and a therapist are in place to protect you and them from ethical concerns. Therapists are held by ethical standards through the American Psychological Association (APA) and are not allowed to judge or harm their clients. Their job is to support you and make you feel safe and respected. You might consider changing therapists if you don't feel safe or respected.