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Beverly Jones

Clinical therapist offering therapy in FL
Counselor License Type(s): LCSW
Stress, AnxietyRelationship issuesFamily conflictsDepression
7 years of experience as a mental health therapist

Hello: I am a license clinical social worker in the state of Florida. I have over seven years’ experience working with clients from different areas of life i.e. military, foster care. Many of my client’s needs range from coping with chronic medical & psychological illness, caregiver stress, setting personal life goals, anxiety, depression, sexual assault & trauma. My treatment methods utilizes theory from cognitive-behavioral, mindfulness & humanistic approaches. I provide an environment of warmth & empathy. I'm not here to judge you. But to assist you in tackling the ups, downs, and all around issues that come along with living a healthy life. I believe in your ability to change. There is no shame in asking for help. Please give me a call, until then, Be Strong. Confident. Calm. Creative. Be You! Beverly Jones, LCSW

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Kyrie Salters

Clinical therapist offering therapy in FL
Counselor License Type(s): LCSW,MSW
Stress, AnxietySelf esteemDepressionCoping with life changesADHD
3 years of experience as a mental health therapist

My name is Kyrie Salters and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker providing therapy in Florida. I am passionate about working with individuals who may be struggling with mental health and/or behavioral difficulties. I have experience working with clients across all age groups addressing matters such as anxiety, depression, family dynamics, inattention, parenting, hyperactivity and defiance. Throughout my career I have aided in empowering and motivating clients to reach their potential. I currently offer individual counseling and family counseling. My therapeutic approaches include Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, psychoeducation and focusing on the here and now. Client’s therapeutic approach is tailor to their individual need. I focus on working with client to achieve their individualized goals.

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Rosealee Williamson

Clinical therapist offering therapy in FL
Counselor License Type(s): LMFT
Relationship issuesFamily conflictsParenting issuesCareer difficultiesCoping with life changes
14 years of experience as a mental health therapist

I am a licensed marriage and family therapist in Florida for the past eight years. I have worked with clients with a variety of concerns including relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, anxiety, family conflicts, life changes and coping with stress. Also, as a marriage and family therapist I acknowledge the role and impact relationships have on an individual. Whether the relationship is with family of origin, a partner, a friend, or a colleague; a healthy sense of oneself supports and builds healthy relationships. My interactions with clients are focused on maintaining a respectful, insightful, and empathetic environment. I work with clients at their pace and their comfort level towards the achievement of their desired goals and the maintenance of these goals. My clinical approach is rooted in strength-based narrative therapy; recognizing my clients are the experts in their lives, and my role is to guide and support them their journey healing and re-framing their stories. My therapeutic approach is strongly influenced by Narrative therapy and Cognitive therapy. There guiding principles supports my clinical mantra - Think, Feel, Act; meaning our thoughts impact our feelings and how we feel impact how we interact with others and the world. The decision to seek assistance indicates a desire to achieve one’s goals and willingness to begin the process of self-healing and self-discovery. I look forward to supporting you throughout your journey.

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Sunny Philip

Clinical therapist offering therapy in FL
Counselor License Type(s): MSW,LCSW
Stress, AnxietyAddictionsTrauma and abuseSelf esteemDepression
32 years of experience as a mental health therapist

Hi, I am Sunny Philip. I have more than three decades of experience working with children, adolescents, adults, seniors, and families struggling with socioeconomic issues, behavioral problems, substance dependence, and mental health problems. I started my career as a community social worker and since then progressively worked and earned a wealth of experience in clinical social work, and psychotherapy techniques. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Florida. I am very excited about helping my clients. My goal is always to help my clients to understand the link between their emotions, thoughts, and behaviors as well as to help them have an insight about the impact of interpersonal relationships in the overall life outcomes, and assist them to work towards making positive changes in their lives, making use of different psychotherapy techniques including motivation interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy, interpersonal psychotherapy, functional family therapy, and others. My effort has always been to utilize the best suitable and appropriate techniques and evidence based approaches to help my clients who are struggling with problems ranging from basic life issues to clinically diagnosed psychiatric disorders. I am always interested in helping my clients to progress steadily towards meeting their life goals and improving the quality of their lives.

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Linda Mann

Clinical therapist offering therapy in FL
Counselor License Type(s): MSW,LCSW,CAP
Stress, AnxietyAddictionsSelf esteemDepressionCoping with life changes
30 years of experience as a mental health therapist

Hello! My name is Linda Mann. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Addiction Professional with over 30 years of experience in a variety of settings. My counseling includes helping clients with depression, anxiety, co-occurring substance use/mental health problems, women’s issues, trauma, and coping with life transitions. I believe in the uniqueness of everyone and individualize therapy to meet the needs of clients like you. My methodology pulls strategies from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Client-Centered Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing. Our achieving a positive, long standing outcome for you is supported by collaboration and trust. I derive great joy from helping clients recognize and employ their strengths to overcome the obstacles in their lives. Asking for help takes courage! It would be my pleasure to help you to navigate through your difficulties and learn healthy coping tools so that you can become the person you envision.

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Dianna Roland-Sumlin

Clinical therapist offering therapy in FL
Counselor License Type(s): LCSW-QS,MA
Stress, AnxietyLGBTAnger managementSelf esteemDepression
13 years of experience as a mental health therapist

Hi there! My name is Dianna Roland-Sumlin, LCSW-QS in the state of Florida. I serve clients from various walks of life ranging from young adults, to couples, and members of the LGBTQ and BIPOC communities. I integrate various styles of therapy tailored to your needs, encouraging your ability to use insight and make decisions on your plan of action. I work from multiple perspectives to guide you in exploring, understanding, and addressing all issues interfering with your well-being. My specialty areas include Anxiety/Stress Management, Sports Performance, Depression and other mood disorders, ADHD, Anger Management, Dual Diagnosis, Self-esteem, peer, intimate and familial relationships, and more. I often utilize CBT interventions along with DBT and Mindfulness-based practices often including guided meditation activities. I am also a Mental Performance Consultant with my second Master's Degree in Sport & Exercise Psychology, providing additional tailored services to athletes and teams to help improve performance on and off the field of play. I look forward to having the opportunity to collaborate with you on your journey of self-discovery and healing.

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Jennifer Humphries

Clinical therapist offering therapy in FL
Counselor License Type(s): LMHC
Stress, AnxietyRelationship issuesParenting issuesDepressionCoping with life changes
15 years of experience as a mental health therapist

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Florida and have been working in my field for 15 years. I have experience working with clients who have a wide variety of goals including learning how to cope with depression, anxiety, addiction, life changes, domestic violence, improving parenting skills, learning how to better communicate, improve overall life satisfaction and many more. I believe in developing a collaborative relationship with clients to develop tools and resources that clients are comfortable and confident in being able to implement and utilize to help them continue to be successful even after the therapeutic relationship comes to an end. My approach is one of compassion and unconditional positive regard toward my clients. I look forward to the opportunity to work with you towards developing a healthy and happy relationship with yourself and your environment. Jennifer Humphries, LMHC

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Kory Brudzinski

Clinical therapist offering therapy in FL
Stress, AnxietyTrauma and abuseGriefSelf esteemDepression
10 years of experience as a mental health therapist

I am licensed in Florida with 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 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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Leemon Brown

Clinical therapist offering therapy in FL
Relationship issues
4 years of experience as a mental health therapist

I am licensed in Florida and have more than 25 years of professional work experience. Most of my experience comes from my time on active duty, but most recently as a licensed marriage and family therapist in Florida. I have a lot of experience helping clients with relationship issues. 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.

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Kayla Robinson

Clinical therapist offering therapy in FL
Stress, AnxietyTrauma and abuseGriefSelf esteemADHD
6 years of experience as a mental health therapist

I am licensed in Florida with 6 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 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 support & empower you in that journey.

How to find a therapist for counseling in Bascom

Finding the best therapist close by in Bascom can feel challenging, but know that once you narrow your search for a counselor serving your area, you can find a therapist in your city that is accepting new clients and fits your goals. Whether you're struggling with depression, anxiety, marriage, family issues, or other emotional challenges, feel proud that you have begun your search to find the mental health care services in Bascom that work best for you in order to begin your personal journey towards emotional healing with a therapist.

Understanding the type of therapy you'd like to search for is crucial before finding a therapist or psychologist in Bascom. Perhaps you're interested in narrowing your search for a psychotherapist that can offer psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), talk therapy, provide group therapy, marriage and family therapy for individuals or couples, or couples therapy. Each type of therapy can offer various benefits and address or treat different disorders. If you're still unsure or are new to counseling in Bascom, feel free to contact the provider via email to find out which methods they practice.

It is also important to understand that mental health professionals in the United States are accredited to provide care, helping individuals and couples, with a variety of licenses. These include licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT), licensed clinical social worker (LCSW), and clinical psychologist or doctor of psychology (PsyD). Regardless of their licensure, they are trained to treat individuals and couples counseling, and sometimes children, in any type of therapy in the Bascom region and in the state of Florida. Find a therapist under any of these distinctions and know that the sessions they offer can provide a safe place to heal.

A mental health counselor working through their own in-person therapy practice in Bascom or online may assist clients in improving healthy relationships, communication skills, working through life transitions, couples counseling, managing a mood disorder, improving coping skills, self help tips, offer life coaching, family therapy, or change in negative thinking patterns. A therapist may also provide a safe place and validation for clients experiencing emotional pain, or that simply want a psychological assessment. Verified providers can provide licensed marriage and couples therapy, tailor to individual needs, and create a therapeutic relationship as a National Certified Counselor.

There are all kinds of therapists working with clients today across the United States and in the greater Bascom area in different types of therapy, including:

  • CBT
  • DBT
  • Substance use therapy
  • Couples therapy

When you're ready to start your search and find Bascom therapists, have in mind what type of therapy you'd like your provider to be most experienced with and choose an experienced provider with a practice located near you in the city of Bascom, elsewhere in Jackson, or in the greater state of Florida.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs) about therapists and mental health services

Some other commonly asked questions on therapy with a licensed counselor and BetterHelp serving the Bascom area can be found below:

How does the cost of in-person counseling with a therapist compare to the cost of BetterHelp with a licensed Bascom therapist?

The average price of an in-person therapy session in the US is $100 to $200 per hour. These prices may be higher in Bascom due to a higher cost of living. The price also depends on the type of provider you are looking for. See the following average prices for various mental health providers without insurance:

  • Counseling with a psychiatrist: $150-$500
  • Counseling with therapists: $100-300
  • Therapy with a psychologist: $100

While many psychologists in Bascom may not take health insurance, some in the state of Florida may work on a sliding scale, meaning they'll factor in your income and charge what you can afford per session. With a BetterHelp therapist throughout the state of Florida you can expect significantly more affordable options, with sessions ranging from $65 to $100 per week (billed every four weeks). If you're looking for a therapist, Cincinnati offers a variety of professionals who can help with your mental health needs at a price you can afford.

How is a licensed therapist on this Bascom online therapy platform verified?

Therapists in Bascom, Florida working on BetterHelp are licensed, trained, experienced, and accredited as a doctor of psychology (PhD / PsyD), licensed marriage and family therapists (LMFT), licensed clinical social worker (LCSW / LICSW), or licensed professional counselors (LPC). All of these psychology clinicians have a Masters Degree or a Doctorate Degree in their field of psychology sciences, and follow the APA Code of Ethics. They have been qualified and certified by their state's professional board after successfully completing the necessary education, exams, training and practice with a patient, and extensive experience in a healthcare clinic or treatment centers, in order to become a mental health provider. While their lived experience, expertise, careers, and background vary, they all possess at least 3 years and 1,000 hours of hands-on experience with adult and sometimes teen patients, and have the necessary therapist credentials to provide a safe space for long lasting emotional healing in therapy. 

Please note BetterHelp does not offer or provide care from Bascom psychiatrists to prescribe a drug or medication as treatment, or perform psychological assessments and other psychiatric services.

How does working with a professional counselor in BetterHelp online therapy sessions work?

BetterHelp clinicians treat clients online across the United States (individuals and couples) through life transitions, inner child exploration, long term depression or anxiety, post traumatic stress disorder, and more. An online mental health therapist, including the therapists in Bascom above, can work with young adults, children, adolescents, and adults virtually as an accredited licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) or licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT). You do not have to commute to a an office as a psychotherapy client.

Through BetterHelp therapy, you can partake in video, phone, or live chat therapy sessions with your licensed therapist. You can work through various symptoms, use the in app journaling feature, and receive worksheets. You'll also find support groups or group therapy lead by a therapist in Bascom helping individuals on topics including managing life transitions, symptoms affecting sexual health, behavioral health, coping skills for anxiety, depression, trauma, stress, marriage counseling, and more. 

What mental health issues can psychotherapy address with the help of psychologists?

BetterHelp's verified Bascom therapists specialize and have clinical experience in a wide range of mental health issues and modalities, helping clients to feel better and improve their lives every day. See below for examples.

Specialties on BetterHelp include:

  • Cognitive behavioral therapy - This type of therapy is provided by therapists who are professional counselors, helping clients identify and change negative thought patterns through structured sessions.
  • Behavior therapy - Therapists use behavior therapy techniques to help clients modify harmful behaviors and develop healthier habits, often through the guidance of a professional counselor.
  • EMDR therapy - EMDR therapists assist clients in processing traumatic memories to alleviate emotional distress and improve overall well-being, utilizing the expertise of a professional counselor.
  • Talk therapy - Therapists engage clients in talk therapy to explore their feelings and develop strategies for dealing with various mental health issues, often guided by a professional counselor.
  • Depression - Therapists offer counseling to help individuals manage symptoms of depression and improve their mood and functioning, often working closely with a professional counselor.
  • Anxiety disorders - Therapists specialize in anxiety disorders, offering strategies to manage and reduce anxiety symptoms effectively, often through counseling sessions with a professional counselor.
  • Stress - Therapists provide tools and techniques to help clients cope with stress and improve their mental resilience, frequently under the supervision of a professional counselor.
  • Eating disorders - Therapists experienced in eating disorders offer specialized counseling to address unhealthy eating patterns and body image issues, with the support of a professional counselor.
  • Grief - Therapists provide support and guidance to clients experiencing grief, helping them navigate the stages of loss, often in collaboration with a counselor.
  • Attachment therapy - Therapists use attachment therapy to help clients understand and improve their emotional bonds and relationships, often with the assistance of a counselor.
  • Relationships - Therapists work with clients to improve communication, resolve conflicts, and strengthen their connections with others, often using the skills of a counselor.
  • Children, adolescents, and teens - Therapists specializing in youth therapy address the unique mental health needs of children, adolescents, and teens, often involving a counselor in the process.
  • Addiction (substance abuse) - Therapists offer counseling for addiction, helping clients overcome substance abuse and maintain long-term recovery, often under the guidance of a counselor.
  • Divorce - Therapists support individuals through the emotional and practical challenges of ending a marriage, often working with a psychologist to provide comprehensive care.
  • Trauma or PTSD - Therapists specializing in trauma and PTSD help clients process traumatic experiences and reduce their symptoms, frequently collaborating with a psychologist.
  • Bipolar disorder - Therapists provide counseling to manage the mood swings and challenges associated with bipolar disorder, often in consultation with a psychologist.
  • Psychodynamic treatment - Therapists use psychodynamic treatment to explore unconscious processes and how they affect current behavior, often guided by psychologists.
  • Career counseling - Therapists assist clients in making informed decisions about their professional paths and resolving work-related issues, often with the help of psychologists.
  • Alcohol use disorders - Therapists offer specialized counseling to help clients manage and overcome alcohol use disorders, frequently under the supervision of psychologists.
  • OCD - Therapists provide strategies and support to manage obsessive-compulsive disorder symptoms, often via psychotherapy.
  • ADHD - Therapists offer counseling to help clients with ADHD improve focus, organization, and overall functioning, often via psychotherapy.
  • Mood disorders - Therapists work with clients to stabilize and improve mood through various therapeutic approaches, frequently in psychotherapy.
  • Sex addiction
  • Complex trauma
  • Life transitions

You may also be struggling with relationship problems that could be addressed in couples therapy or with a sex therapist. In that case, you may choose to work with one of BetterHelp's experienced cognitive-behavioral therapists or licensed marriage family therapists (LMFT) who work with clients in relationships. You can also try a Bascom therapy provider through BetterHelp's sister platform, ReGain, which is dedicated to couples and spouses worldwide. 

How do I know if online counseling is right for my family in Bascom?

One of the potentially rewarding aspects of working with a Bascom therapist is the validation and active listening they can provide. Your friends and loved ones may also be available to listen, but you may feel that they may lack the skills to provide objective guidance. Counselors are trained to respond to various concerns, symptoms, and mental health conditions.

Bascom therapists in your city can support you toward a healthier emotional state, regardless of your mental health, life concerns, or healing needs. While supporting individuals in developing healthier habits, another good benefit of Bascom therapy is having an understanding, 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 Bascom 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 may find you can express yourself through creativity instead of words with a psychotherapist.

With a lot of people in FL, therapists may be booked out with clients. Through the list of profiles above and others within BetterHelp's team, you may be able to find a psychologist within 24 to 48 hours. If you're searching to find a a nearby psychotherapist close to 32423 or the surrounding zip codes, consider others available through the BetterHelp site. No matter if you are seeking help from therapists in your area or beyond, online therapy can be a great option.

How should I prepare for my first therapy session with a Bascom counselor?

Before seeing your Bascom therapist, prep for your session by reading to understand the therapy process. You might write a list of questions you want to ask your psychotherapist, any emotional pain you may feel, and the ways in which you hope to improve. 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 while offering mental health services. The first session will often serve as an intake to get to know you as a person and learn why you're attending therapy in Bascom.

Should I find a therapist or psychologist for therapy if I feel fine? 

Some simply don't feel the need to see a psychologist. However, some people may avoid attending therapy due to stigma or preconceived notions of what therapy entails. Although psychologists 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 feedback and advice from a therapist. A Bascom licensed clinical social worker 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 with a Bascom counselor 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 that a counselor can help with.

Is mental health care and therapy with a therapist worth it?

Therapy with a licensed counselor is effective and has the power to change individuals' lives. Each client is at a different stage of their emotional healing journey in life, as each human can be unique in their personality, expression, skills, and goals. A psychologist can target various symptoms, experiences, and personalities to help you feel your best and put you on the path to healing. Unlike advice from a friend, family, or non-professional, a mental health therapist has an understanding of various disorders like ADHD and depression with many hours of experience in treating adults in their practice. For this reason, seeing an evidence based psychologist in Bascom, Florida can be worth it. Over 41 million adults in the US attend therapy services each year, showing it's a popular option and is proven to be effective.

Bascom has many clinicians who practice person or client-centered individual therapy in-person and through online therapy to assist clients in their healing journey. If you opt into online therapy, you might also be able to meet with providers all over the United States and change therapists easily at any time. Many people struggling with anxiety and depression, substance abuse, body image issues, and more find therapists that are a good fit for them, feel supported, and gain further insight into their lives through internet-based therapy.

Do therapists judge you in therapy sessions during telehealth appointments?

The boundaries between you and a therapist are in place to help you and them regarding ethical concerns. Mental health professionals are held by ethical standards through the American Psychological Association (APA) and are not allowed to judge or harm their clients. If you are concerned about sharing details about yourself, feel free to withhold personal information. Their job in the therapeutic relationship is to create a safe place, help you gain a deeper understanding of your mental health, and support you. You might consider changing counselors if you don't feel safe or respected.

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Take some time today to learn more about the team of therapists at BetterHelp to understand the services available to you clearly. If you are new to therapy or have any questions about the services and terms, please reach out to customer service through the contact page or send an email to contact@betterhelp.com.

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

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