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 Rebecca Wilson's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

Are you feeling stressed out or anxious? Are you going through a life transition or struggling within your career or relationships? As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker within the state of Connecticut, I can help you on your journey. I have been working within the mental health field for a total of 12 years providing supportive, strengths-based and solution-focused counseling services. My counseling style is warm, compassionate, and collaborative. I bring strong experience as a clinician and clinical supervisor working with a range of adults, adolescents, chi...

This is Melanie Mullins's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LMHC,LPMHC,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Career difficulties
Years of Experience: 8

If you need a safe place for saying things out loud, I may be able to help. It is my honor as a therapist to hear and to seek understanding of your journey without judgment. The resulting relationship can have immense therapeutic value and is foundational in my approach. My training in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy allows me to help you sort through the stuff of life to discover ways to reduce depression and anxiety. There are places in your life where you do have control - let's find them together and create strategies to make life more enjoyable for you. I’m a...

This is Lisa Richardson's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LMHC,LPC,CCTP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 9

Welcome to Better Help. Your journey into self-care has begun with your efforts to find a solution for change. Please let me introduce myself. I am Lisa Richardson a licensed mental health counselor for the past 10 years with a license in Florida - MH11228, and in Connecticut - LPC001923. I am also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. My counseling degree is a Masters of Arts in Art Therapy from Albertus Magnus College. I have a private practice in Florida which opened in 2015, before, I have worked at community mental health facilities in Connecticut...

This is Michael  Zito's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 21

My name is Michael Zito and I have been a licensed clinician (LPC) in the state of Connecticut for over 20 years. I am a graduate of the University of Connecticut's Counseling Psychology program which taught largely a Rogerian method of counseling through unconditional positive regard for the client. I have focused the majority of my career on treating clients with substance use and abuse disorders along with depression and anxiety disorders. I also possess a wealth of knowledge about medications and their indications, as I have worked very closely with a mul...

This is Heather  Parenti's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Eating disorders, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

My clients come in with many different troubles and often, the troubles lead to a great many other problems that they have or have had in their lives. There is no problem too big and there is a way to live better. I believe we are looking for contentment. To feel "okay" and, today's society tries to warp us into believing we are not okay because we need something else than what we have right now. We all have the capacity to choose a better life, better relationships, better care for ourselves. The answer is not outside of us but within. I work with children, teen...

This is Karen Thorpe's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Depression
Years of Experience: 25

Are you struggling with Life stressors? Loss? Anxiety? Depression? Are these struggles effecting your relationships, job, happiness? I will journey with you in a compassionate and interactive manner towards your therapy goals. I use an eclectic, client centered approach to therapy and will tailor your therapy to your specific concerns, goals, strengths, and learning style. Together we will explore the thoughts, feelings and behaviors that are affecting your life, and some practical interventions to attain goals. You will have a safe and supportive, non-judgmental...

This is Megan Gervais's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of CT with over 17 years of experience in social work. I have worked in a wide array of settings including therapeutic mentoring, child welfare, hospital/organ transplant and chronic illness/healthcare. My skills are eclectic as no two people are alike and their stories vary greatly. I have a lot of experience with anxiety/depression, end of life, caregiver issues, life changes and the different challenges that come with each stage of life. My counseling style is flexible and client centered. I enjoy solution ...

This is Joshua Doyle's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 4

Hello, My name is Joshua Doyle and I am a Licensed Professional Mental Health Counselor. I served 7 and a half years in the United States Army as an 11B (Infantry) Soldier before becoming a Counselor. I became interested in Psychology while I was deployed to the Middle East. I saw many individuals suffer from many mental illnesses while I was deployed but most never got help because of the stigma involved with mental health issues. This is a very common problem I have seen, both as a Soldier and a Counselor. As a result, my services are very humanistic in ...

This is Peter Panzarella's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LPC,LADC,MA
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder
Years of Experience: 30

I have been a licensed in CT as a Professional Counselor and Alcohol and Drug Counselor for over 30 years. I am-retired from the state of Connecticut Department of Children and Families. I was the Director of Substance Abuse Services in the Health Management Unit. I have experience in counseling in a variety of settings, hospitals, community non-profit, family services and the state. I have been a clinical supervisor and program director with expertise in implementing evidence-based practices in substance use disorders, mental health and family therapy. I hav...

This is Todd Shapiro's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MSW,LCSW,MPA
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 35

Todd A. Shapiro, LCSW, MPA , a licensed Psychotherapist in Florida and Connecticut, earned a BS in Public Health and Education from the University of Massachusetts and an MSW and MPA from Syracuse University. He brings 35 plus years of social work and psychotherapy experience to BetterHelp. Using skills I have learned as a therapist, I work with adolescents, adults, families, and couples. I am equipped to treat symptomology related to anxiety, depression, ADHD, anger management, PTSD, marital relationships, parenting, divorce, Bipolar I and II, borderline per...

This is Jill Holmes-Brown's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Pronouns: she/her/hers My name is Jill Holmes-Brown. I am a licensed clinical Social Worker with over 20 years’ experience working with children, adolescents, young adults, adults and families. I earned my master’s degree from the University of Connecticut specializing in Individual and Group Therapy in 1998. I believe in a non-judgmental approach that has a foundation built on the relationship and Rapport that we develop. Often it can be helpful to connect with a helping professional who can lend a different perspective on the struggles and challenges you ...

This is Jillian Taylor's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed clinical social worker in Connecticut with over 13 years of experience in the mental/behavioral health field with the last three years as a school clinician. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, communication issues, workplace struggles and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling style is solution focused and person centered. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compa...

This is Maureen Sulliman's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MC,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Connecticut with over 10 years of experience working as a Counselor. I have worked with clients in different age groups and phases of life, experiencing a wide range of concerns including anxiety, depression, ADHD, parenting and co-parenting challenges, relationship issues, low self esteem and self image issues. I have worked with many clients who have experienced various types of trauma, as well as those who have been struggling with issues of grief, loss, and life transitions. I have worked with Servicemembers, Veterans ...

This is Whitney Amundsen's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

I am a licensed clinical social worker in Connecticut, who has been working in the field for over 10 years. I have a background in fine arts, and a master's degree from UCONN School of Social Work. I've worked in addiction counseling, clinical community work, and as a school social worker in varying levels of care. I have helped clients tackle a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, PTSD, ADHD, addiction, and PTSD. I have assisted adults, young adults and teens build skills to continue on a successful path through ...

This is Alexandra Isaac Martinez's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LMFT,MS
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 10

I am a bilingual, Afro-Latina, Marriage and Family Therapist with over 10 years of experience working with families, couples and individuals. Supporting, guiding and reassuring others have been an integral part of my career. I am dedicated to providing individuals and families the tools for their own growth and self-sufficiency. As a life coach, parent advocate/educator, family reunification worker and therapist, I have had the absolute pleasure of working with clients from a variety of backgrounds. I have experience working with a wide range of concerns including...

This is Josephine Ovalles's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW-R
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

You are not alone. I'm here to guide you to get solutions to tackle symptoms of depression, relationship problems, stress, anxiety, attention deficit disorder, grieving, post traumatic stress disorder, bipolar disorder, anger management, substance abuse and other symptoms that you might be facing in your life. I’m a bilingual clinician with over 13 years of experience providing psychotherapy. My background includes supervisory and leadership experience in clinical and hospital settings conducting assessments, individual therapy, couple, group therapy and crisi...

This is Lucie Brossard's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 16

I am a supportive presence to help you navigate life's challenges and develop effective action plans to work through these. In my work with clients in acute and community settings over many years, I have developed caring and directness in my work with a variety of individuals. I have years of experience working with people involved in the Justice and human services systems.

This is Debra Iversen's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 35

I am a Master's level trained clinician with an MSW from the Columbia University School of Social Work. Over the last 30 years, I have worked at both Inpatient and Outpatient Behavioral Health settings with a variety of population and client concerns. I have an easy going, client centered approach and enjoy helping people meet their goals.

This is Meghan Ercolano's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Connecticut with over 10 years of experience of clinical practice as a psychotherapist. In developing a therapeutic relationship with you, I aim to create a healthy and safe environment to explore and understand the behavior, thought patterns and feelings that are a source of concern for you. Together, we will develop an individualized wellness plan that is goal-oriented, motivating, and empowering to create a path to healing and a balanced mind and body. I take an eclectic treatment approach that may draw up...

This is Priscila Podesta's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who seeks to provide the best treatment approach for my clients, of whom I deeply care. The therapeutic relationship is very important, as I have discovered time and again over the course of 15 years in this field! I can help individuals and couples come to a place of change. Change can be scary, believe me, but when we can open ourselves to the experience, it all becomes much more accessible. We can get to a place where we no longer judge ourselves for "not doing enough" or shame ourselves for the past. There are no "...

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!