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 Dr. Soraya  Sawicki's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
DSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

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 Stephanie Noto's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LPC,MFT,M.ED
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 15

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor & Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of CT with 16 years of experience in the mental health field. My area of expertise has been with clients struggling with anxiety, depression, stress, anger, trauma, grief , self esteem, and family & relationship issues. This has been through my work providing individual, family, couples and group therapy with the adult population in both a clinic and a private practice setting. I believe that creating a safe environment for my client and developing a caring relationship is ...

This is Chloe Marrero's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and I provide therapeutic services to adults and young adults. I work with individuals, couples and families who are dealing with the many stressors that are a part of life. I believe that no two people are the same and that each person deserves respect and consideration to their unique self and life experience. I would be happy to work with you on building up the strengths you already possess in order to enrich your life.

This is Rhonda Spaziani's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 25

Hi, My name is Rhonda Spaziani and I am a licensed professional counselor (LPC) and certified in meditation and hypnosis. I use both in addition to progressive therapy approaches to help clients realize their best selves. I have a broad range of counseling experience and have worked with many personal, behavioral, and cultural issues over my 20+ year counseling career. I utilize a holistic approach to help you create positive change within your life. We all encounter transitions in our lifetime (e.g., divorce, relationship issues, illness, death of loved on...

This is Krystal Moon's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Hello! I have had the pleasure of working with people of all ages who have struggled with various life stressors. Whether it's experiencing a traumatic event, anxiety, depression, adjustment difficulties, grief, relationship issues, or family conflict, I would like to help you find a way through. My approach is interactive & collaborative with you. I believe that the best therapeutic relationship is one that is built upon mutual respect, honesty, and a common desire to help you reach your goals. My approach is based upon the belief that our strengths are the foun...

This is Caryl Schiff-Greatorex's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MS,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 9

Life is a journey and we are continually changing and hopefully growing. The most important component of therapy is the ability to develop a trusting and therapeutic relationship between client and therapist. Asking for help can be hard, but my approach is compassionate, warm and non-judgmental. We all have unique stories and I am interested in hearing yours and working with you to identify areas in which you are struggling and would like to improve. I would love to assist you in identifying the roadblocks you face that prevent you from living a fulfilling life an...

This is David Ellis's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LPCS, LCAS
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 35

For close to 35 years, I have been helping clients improve their mental health through Cognitive Behavior Therapy. The last nine years have been the most rewarding part of my counseling career. As a private practitioner, I have worked successfully with military families and active duty members returning from Afghanistan and Iraq. As a varsity football and baseball player in high school, I finished my athletic career at the University of Connecticut where I participated in Varsity football and lettered two years. I earned a Bachelor of Education from the Unive...

This is Richard Agostinho's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

Finding someone to share your experiences with, who you can trust, is an important step in your journey. I believe challenging times gives you the greatest potential to create the life you’ve wanted and dreamt of. Whether you’re looking to improve specific situations, or to make big changes in your life, I can help, support, and guide you. I use Cognitive Behavioral, Dialectical Behavioral, Solution Focused, Interpersonal, and Psychodynamic therapies. Together we will break things down, determine common themes, and identify what is and is not working for you. ...

This is Chelsea Dicicco's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! I'm Chelsea DiCicco, and I am a licensed professional counselor in the state of Connecticut. I provide individual therapy to adults struggling with anxiety, depression, adjustment to life changes, trauma, PTSD, binge eating disorder, and body image. Making the decision to seek therapy can often be challenging, however I believe that a therapeutic relationship is a very special kind of relationship that can allow for and facilitate self-reflection, self-growth, and self-love. A therapeutic relationship allows you to be vulnerable without judgment, and crea...

This is Breanne Schnepf's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Connecticut with 4 years of post-graduate experience and over 10 years of direct work experience in the field of mental health. I specialize in individual counseling in crisis and trauma. Throughout my years in the field I have worked with adults, teens, and children with depression, anxiety, life transition issues, LGBTQ concerns, and overall stress management. I like to think of counseling as a journey that requires a respectful and warm partnership between you and me. I use cognitive-behavioral, reality, person-center...

This is Ann Garvey's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Depression, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 3

Welcome to Better Help! I am Ann Garvey, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the state of Connecticut. I hold both a Bachelor’s and a Master’s Degree in Social Work and graduated with the highest honors, and have mentored many Social Worker’s going through similar programs. I am professionally trained and experienced in working with Young Adults, Adults, Couples and Adolescents with a variety of mental health and relationship concerns. I have earned additional certificates of concentrated training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavior T...

This is Kathy Martinelli's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Parenting issues, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

Hello, I am Kathy. I have been a Licensed Professional Counselor for 30 years. I earned my masters degree from New York University and graduated in 1991. I specialize in treating mental health and addictions (alcohol or drug use). My area of expertise is treating depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder. Most of my experience has been with adults ages 21-80. I can teach you coping skills to deal with: parenting issues, career issues, interpersonal relationships and family conflict. Some coping skills I use are: assertive communication, boundary and limit sett...

This is Erica Rodriguez's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

We all experience the peaks and valleys of life. Despite our attempts at planning, making to-do lists, and checking the traffic ahead of time, life tends to have a way of throwing us curveballs every now and again. Sometimes they are brief stints of loneliness while others are quite larger life challenges. We can even feel like the same struggles re-surface time and time again. While we cannot simply avoid these issues, you can learn how to get through them in healthier ways. We can use these hardships as an opportunity for personal growth. They can even help ...

This is Dr. VALERIE QUARLES's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
PhD,MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

My name is Dr. Valerie Quarles. I am a licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and hold licensures in three states; Connecticut, Georgia and South Carolina. I received my bachelor’s degree in Human Services from Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts and Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW), with a Clinical Specialization in Children/Families, from Fordham University in Manhattan, New York. In 2012, I received my Doctorate of Philosophy in Human Services with Specialization Social and Community Services from Capella University in Minneapolis, MN. I a...

This is Gretchen Law's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 29

I am a licensed clinical social worker in Connecticut and have been in practice for 29 years. In addition to working as a private practice clinician I have worked in a variety of settings doing psychiatric clinical work including in-patient settings, emergency room psychiatric evaluations and substance abuse treatment. In 1992 I founded and directed a residential program for adults in New Haven, CT. I have worked with a wide range of individuals, some with serious, long term psychiatric illnesses and others who are seeking support for specific and time limited i...

This is Devon White's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Welcome and congratulations on taking the first step toward making a change. My name is Devon and I am a licensed clinical social worker in Connecticut. I believe that the most important component of successful counseling is having a trusting relationship. I provide an open judgement free space where you can share the challenges you are facing. Together we will work to set goals that meet your needs and work to develop the skills to reach those goals. I have been trained in several therapeutic methods including cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectica...

This is Janine Hitchens-Parker's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 22

Hello, and congrats to you for taking the time to pursue better mental health & emotional well-being for yourself. My name is Janine. For over 20 years, I have provided individual, family & group therapy services, by creating a therapeutic atmosphere of warmth, respect and acceptance. My approach is to support the dignity of each person, while encouraging openness, emotional awareness and healthy problem-solving. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Connecticut, now working at a community-based mental health agency. Over the years, I have helped many clie...

This is Megan Yee's avatar and link to their profile
Connecticut
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

Welcome to the BetterHelp community! Are you having a hard time adjusting to a life transition? Perhaps you're struggling with depression and anxiety, or have suffered a recent loss. Maybe your relationship is strained or breaking. Regardless of the situation, you don't have to face it alone. Together, we can examine your life in a safe, supportive, and compassionate environment that encourages the development of insight and growth. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, my experience is grounded in providing counseling, coaching and HR consulting to Fortune 500...

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

Hi, my name is Ginny and I am a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Connecticut with over 20 years of experience in the field of behavioral health. During my years in the field I have worked in a variety of settings providing assistance along the continuum of care, from giving care to individuals and families experiencing acute crisis situations, to offering less intensive interventions, treatment, and therapies provided in the home, or by phone and internet. My approaches to therapy often client centered, strengths and mindfulness based, a...

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 20 years. I am semi-retired from the state of Connecticut. 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 have worked with families related to substance use and recovery. Much of counseling experience have been working ...

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!