This is Mari Flatt's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.A., LPC,LCMHC (North Carolina)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

My name is Mari Flatt and I have been working in mental health counseling for about eight years (two years while in Graduate School). I obtained a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from North Dakota State University and I received my Master's degree in Counseling from the University of North Dakota. I am currently licensed in Colorado (LPC), North Carolina (LCMHC), and Tennessee (LPC). During my time in this profession, I have worked with many individuals struggling with a wide variety of issues such as; depression, anxiety, PTSD, stress man...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC, LMHP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Hello! I have an M.A. in Forensic Psychology from Argosy University and an M.S.Ed in Mental Health Counseling from Old Dominion University (ODU). I completed a 4,000 hour residency after graduation from ODU and I now hold credentials as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) . I have worked in a variety of settings to include outpatient, intensive in-home, and therapeutic day treatment, providing individual, group, family, and couples therapy to adults, adolescents, and children. I have experience in working with client's who struggle with symptoms from depressi...

This is Natalie Nelson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

My approach to therapy is empathetic, authentic, and collaborative. I work to create change by truly listening, uncovering challenges, and finding the path forward together with my clients. I believe we all have the strength within us to heal and become who we truly are, and we could all use support along that often difficult journey. My role is to hear you and offer my non-judgmental expertise and support. I am honored to be a part of this journey by creating a space for you to uncover your own unique strengths and authentic self. I am a licensed professiona...

This is Katy McGuire's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has worked in the mental health field for over 20 years. I graduated from the University of Hawaii with my Masters in Social Work with an emphasis on mental health. I have worked in many different levels of care in the mental health field including outpatient, residential, emergency, inpatient, day treatment, and in-home therapy. My primary focus is helping people to cope with symptoms of depression and anxiety as well as emotional regulation. Evidence base modalities used in treatment for clients include cognitive-b...

This is Sarah Walgenbach's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LAC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 9

Hello I am a mental health and substance use provider who has been in the field since 2009. I implement various psychotherapy methods to instill self-understanding among patients and encourage them to adopt new attitudes and feelings towards life situations. It is essential to keep in mind that therapy is not a magic pill or a quick fix: therapy is a healing process that necessitates participation and investment from the patient and clinician alike. But in the end, making small changes to self-defeating behavior and coping with feelings of sadness, fear, and pai...

This is Leslie Shelton's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC. MFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

My name is Leslie, and I am a licensed professional counselor licensed in Colorado and Texas. I have a Masters from Santa Clara University in California and have been counseling for over 20 years, supporting individuals, couples, families and groups across a myriad of ages, geographies and demographics. In addition to my Private Practice, I have worked at Stanford University Hospital in CA, Baylor Scott & White Hospital System in TX, and as a Director of Counseling at several boarding schools and young adult counseling centers in the Bay Area. My experience li...

This is Kathi  Sutton's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC,ATR
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

Greetings! I am Kathleen (Kathi) Sutton, a Transpersonal Psychotherapist and Registered Art Therapist licensed in Colorado with 9 years of experience. Before that, I was a parenting coach and educator for many years. I have worked with clients from ages three to ninety three: individuals, families and groups, in residential treatment centers, outpatient group practice, correctional facilities, assisted living and a community-based art therapy collective. I am especially passionate about working with women seeking empowerment, wanting to build self esteem, r...

This is Katie Wilson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

Hi! I am Katie and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Colorado, Texas, New Mexico, Montana, Wyoming, Nebraska, and North Dakota. I have over 5 years of experience working with individuals, families and groups through a variety of different challenges. I have successfully working with clients that have struggled with anxiety, depression, trauma, grief and loss, parenting, co-occurring diagnosis and serious and persistent mental illnesses. I would describe my approach as being Client Centered, Solution Focused, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy and Trau...

This is Shawna Bernath's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 8

Welcome and thank you for taking the time to read my page! I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Colorado. I have over 8 years experience working with individuals, couples, and families struggling with symptoms of mental health stemming from exposure to trauma, such as abuse and neglect, domestic violence, substance abuse, post-traumatic stress Disorder (PTSD), to school and family issues. Primary duties include conducting intake evaluations of children and adolescents, assuming primary responsibility for treatment, provision of individual ...

This is Christopher Gabel's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,NCC,CCTP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

Hello! My name is Christopher Gabel, and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) practicing out of Denver, Colorado. I completed my Master’s Degree in Counseling from the University of North Texas in 2016, and I am currently working as an Intervention Counselor for at-risk students in Adams 12 Five Star Schools. Prior to my career as a counselor, I worked as a middle school teacher for nine years. My time in the public school setting has provided me with extensive experience working with adolescents and young adults. In the clinical setting, I have work...

This is Kristin  Gayden 's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC,LPC,RPT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Samantha offers you a safe space where you can feel accepted for who you are without judgement. You’ll feel a strong sense of empathy and caring from her as you work as a collaborative, trusting team to set goals and overcome the challenges you’re facing. Samantha can help clients address many issues, including those related to change and adjustment, emotions regulation, self-care, PTSD, family and other relationships, child/teen behavior, anxiety, depression, marriage, divorce, trauma, abuse, codependency, and faith. She uses techniques like active listening,...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I am licensed in Colorado with 15 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & coping with life changes. 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!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in Colorado with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, anger management, & depression and mood disorders. 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!

This is Alicea Lybarger's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Therapy Specialties: Grief, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 5

I am licensed in Colorado with 5 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with grief and loss, as well as infertility, pregnancy loss, adoption, & other parenting issues. Through all my experiences, I have only grown more confident in my client's abilities and resiliency. With that confidence in each client, I aim to combine the resources and support of counseling with a client's innate strengths in order to help move them toward healing, recovery, and getting back to living with more joy.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 31

Hello, my name is Tom. I am a licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 30 years of professional experience. I am licensed in the states of Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, and Texas. I am a strengths-based therapist who has had some of the similar life experiences as the resilient people I am humbled to have helped over the years. A few of the things I specialize in are dealing with is stress and anxiety, coping with depression, addressing addiction, overcoming trauma and abuse, overcoming difficult life events, family issues, marital concerns, sexu...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am licensed in Colorado with 4 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I also have experience working with depression. 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.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Therapy Specialties: LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Compassion fatigue, ADHD
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in Colorado with over 10 years of professional work experience in mental health and crisis intervention. I have experience in helping clients with stress and depressive symptoms, anxiety, lgbt-related issues, relationship issues, life changes along with in the moment crisis intervention. 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. 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 ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues
Years of Experience: 7

I am licensed in Colorado with 7 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 honor your initiative for getting started!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

I am licensed in Texas with 7 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with grief and loss, pregnancy and postpartum concerns &, self esteem, and confidence. I also have experience working with coping with life changes. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. 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 ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Palmer Lake, Colorado (Palmer Lake, CO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in Colorado with 12 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflict mediation, coping with grief and loss, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I have extensive experience working in the medical field, specialized in palliative care, with dedication to helping optimize emotional well-being and confidence in whatever journey you are on. I have an expansive knowledge of medical and community resources, with a passion to help others develop healthy next steps through what they ar...

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In Palmer Lake?

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 Palmer Lake 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 Palmer Lake 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 Palmer Lake or elsewhere in El Paso 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 Palmer Lake 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 Palmer Lake 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 Palmer Lake 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 Palmer Lake 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 Palmer Lake, 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 Palmer Lake, 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 80132 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 Palmer Lake:

80132, 80133

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.