Connecticut is known for its long shoreline. A shore can be the perfect representation of life. It’s vast, and as you look ahead, it can fill you with ambition or dread, especially if a storm is coming. 

If you’re ready to set sail on your adventure, a counselor can be the perfect ship you need. A therapist can guide you during the toughest of storms. 

 

This is Michelle Pellin's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MS, MA, LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

Hello! My name is Michelle Pellin, and I am licensed as a professional counselor in the state of CT. I currently hold two masters: one in behavioral medicine and health psychology, and the other in human services and counseling. I have been a licensed therapeutic foster parent since 1999, working mainly with mentally and emotionally disabled teens. I also work as a case manager fighting for the rights of my acquired brain injury, physically challenged, and elder clients. I have worked with all kinds of individuals, and welcome anyone who needs support. My app...

This is Barbara Forstberg's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am glad that you are reaching out for help; that is the first step and shows a lot of strength on your part. You may feel nervous about what is going to happen, or how online counseling can help you in your life. I strive to be open, non judgmental and compassionate and will work with you to help you accomplish your goals and find some peace. Life can be hard sometimes, you may find yourself moving along smoothly when you hit a bump in the road, whether it be the loss of a job, fighting with your partner, feeling lonely, struggling with family issues, or fee...

This is Eryn Greenstein's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Family conflicts, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 5

I am a professional counselor licensed in Connecticut with five years of experience in working with families and individuals. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship difficulties, parenting challenges, career questions, and general transitions in life. I have also helped many people who have experienced trauma in their lives. My counseling style is warm, interactive, and humorous. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and understanding. I have a strong background in utilizing co...

This is Suzanne Rosenberg's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 21

Does something in your life need to change? Are your circumstances overwhelming you right now? The good news is that you've already recognized that you don't need to go through this alone. I am a Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years of experience, and I provide a safe and non-judgmental space to help you uncover the causes of your suffering and to move towards reaching your full human potential. I work with people of all ages and backgrounds, providing respectful, compassionate listening and exploration. I use cognitive behavioral, solution focused and mi...

This is Dr. Soraya  Sawicki's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW,MSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

My name is Dr.Soraya Sawicki, MSW, LCSW. I have more than 15 years of experience working in Mental Health, after working in New York, I moved to Connecticut with the idea of setting up a private practice. I attended the City College of New York, where I completed my undergraduate studies in Psychology, and then attended Yeshiva University, where I graduated with a Masters In Social Work, with a concentration on clinical studies. I have a Doctorate of Social Work, from Capella University, with a concentration on research and leadership, and I am a certified L...

This is Heather Revill's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MS, LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Welcome! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor that believes in working collaboratively with her clients to meet goals set forth by the client. The journey to wellness includes validation, empowerment, and a comfortable therapeutic relationship to allow you to grow and reach each goal that you set. I specialize in Cognitive-Behavioral and Solution Focused approaches that allow you to get specific about your goals and empower you to achieve them, however I do not believe in a "one size fits all" approach to therapy and adjust my approaches according my clients and...

This is Aili Wachtel's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MS,LCPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Parenting issues, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

Hello and welcome - I appreciate your visit to my page! I see counseling as a collaboration between client and counselor - clients want to feel their best and function at full potential, and my role is to provide quality, customized care to help them do that. I am a big believer that even small changes can significantly impact internal well-being and external influence. I partner with clients to identify and build on strengths so they can face challenges, create solutions, and feel better. Licensed in Illinois and Connecticut for more than 15 years, I have w...

This is Dr. Liliana Alvarado's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
PsyD,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Anger management
Years of Experience: 6

I am a licensed professional counselor in the state of Connecticut with a Clinical Psychology Doctorates and background. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, coping with addictions, attention-deficit disorder, trauma and abuse, anger management and parents of kids with learning disabilities . I also helped many people who have domestic violence or that live with personality disorders. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don...

This is Morgan Ajello's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
M.S.,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 6

My approach is unique to each client and one that is committed to working together to ensure you accomplish your goals. My eclectic counseling style is comprised of many different theories, techniques, and evidence based practices. I have specialized training and experience working with Applied Behavioral Analysis, CBT, DBT, Motivational Interviewing, Social Thinking, and Family Systems Therapy. After 5+ years in the field I have developed a strong professional foundation focused on providing you with the skills to alleviate daily stressors and improve You. You...

This is Alex  Boianghu's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LPC,EMDR
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 28

Being a psychotherapist for over 25 years, I have had the honor and privilege of working with individuals, couples, and families providing holistic support for all of life’s challenges. I deeply love what I do and I bring all of my education, experience, and most of all compassion and understanding to help you understand yourself. From my perspective, the goal of therapy is to let go of outdated ways of living that make you feel stuck and and in survival mode, and to to live with freedom, joy, and most of all to thrive. My approach is holistic, in that everything ...

This is Marsha Saintilus's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

My mission is to uplift and encourage people to reach their full potential. I believe that when people have the support and tools that they need, they will succeed by reaching their desired goals. I have years of experience working with the college population, children and families and various mental health facilities. In all my experience, I’ve worked with individuals who struggle with depression, anxiety, trauma and many life transitions. I believe in being strength based and person-focused while assisting individuals in coming to a place of living a wel...

This is Prescilla John's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

A great Chinese philosopher by the name of Confucius once said "Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life." This quote is the epitome of my dedication to the field of mental health care. I am a clinically focused social worker, who is most passionate about working with individuals who have been exposed to some form of trauma and are dealing with mental health vulnerabilities such as traumatic stress conditions, anxiety, and depression to name a few. I also help those who are facing life stressors related to family, relationship o...

This is Erin McNeff's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 16

A cornerstone of my treatment style focuses on strengths as a source for growth and healing. I believe that we all have innate qualities, strengths and abilities that can help guide us through difficult times and move to a more peaceful place in life.I do not want to learn only about the problems, but about the unique person because that is often where the best solutions lie. Anxiety, depression and trauma can be very overwhelming and interfere with the full potential of life. I often teach relaxation skills such as breathing techniques and guided visualization...

This is Ashley Nuzzo's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

My approach is holistic, using the connection between mind body and spirit to help enhance self-discovery and encourage the freedom to look at where you come from, where you are now and where you want to be. I have experience working with childhood and adult trauma, substance use, depression and anxiety. I provide a safe, comfortable and nonjudgmental environment where you can begin to explore thoughts, feelings, hopes, dreams and fears. As a licensed professional counselor with a BS in psychology and a MS in human services, I have been trained and supervised wi...

This is Kelly Mata's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MS,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

I am a licensed professional counselor with nearly 10 years of experience working with people struggling with mental health and substance abuse issues. I have experience working with depression, anxiety, PTSD, relationship issues, addiction issues, and career counseling. My approach to therapy is straightforward and non-judgmental. I enjoy helping my clients realize their potential and strengths in order to accomplish their goals. I draw from many different types of counseling techniques such as cognitive behavioral therapy, person-centered, and rational-e...

This is Rachel Bibee's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Congratulations on committing to improve your life! Whether you are struggling with managing your emotions, navigating life transitions, communicating with others, making better choices, thinking more positively, or you have desire to improve the effectiveness of your parenting or relationships, I am available to support you without judgement or biases. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been working with families to improve functioning of individuals and family units. I will encourage you to identify your own goals and empower you to make changes. I...

This is Mimi Akhand's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Hi there! My name is Mimi Akhand and I am a licensed marriage and family therapist, with years of work with individuals, couples, and families. I use a strength based, warm but also direct approach. I pull from different models, depending on what my clients’ needs are. My main focus in modalities is cognitive behavioral therapy, narrative therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, solution focused and motivational interviewing. I cover many areas, including anger management, anxiety, depression, life changes, relationship issues, and trauma. Please feel free t...

This is Cara Honsberger's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Welcome! My name is Cara and I am independently licensed in the state of CT as a professional counselor. I have been providing individual counseling to adolescents, adults, and the elder population since 2013 across RI and CT. I have experience working in the corrections population as well as in the community setting. I treat individuals struggling with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, addiction and psychotic disorders. I recently contracted though the Suicide Prevention Lifeline as a crisis clinician. My style of therapy is very client-centered. I work ...

This is Dania Anderson's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
L.C.S.W.
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 26

Hello, my name is Dania Feller Anderson and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. First, I want to thank you for taking your time to learn more about my practice. An individual's stressors are deeply personal, so taking this first action is already a significant accomplishment on your part. I have been a Clinician since graduating Columbia School of Social Work in 1995. Since that time, I have had the opportunity to work in a variety of settings as well as maintain a Private Practice, started in 2004. My background includes the areas of: Addictions, Trauma,...

This is Jeffrey Gagliardi's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Depression, Coping with life changes, Coaching, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

Hello and welcome! My name is Jeff Gagliardi, and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker specializing in the areas of anxiety, depression, trauma, and life coaching. I also have significant experience working with clients coping with chronic illnesses. I have my Master's of Social Work degree from Southern Connecticut State University and I am currently enrolled there as a doctoral student focusing on advanced clinical practices. I have been a clinician for three years after leaving a career in finance, and I’m incredibly grateful that I have the opportunity to he...

What Can Therapists In Connecticut Help You With?

A therapist in Connecticut can practice anything from marriage and family counseling 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 1384497 people are living in Connecticut, and because an estimated one in 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.

Why Are Many Residents In The State Of Connecticut 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 in the city of or in the Washington county, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs.

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