Life is all about progress, but just like progress in society, it can come slowly, or seem like it’s not moving at all. Anxiety, depression, and other troubles can make you feel like you're suffering when it comes to making progress. A counselor based in North Miami can help you. 

Miami’s motto is “City of Progress.” It’s a town that wants to keep moving forward. Many want to progress, but they’re tangled up with past and current problems. A counselor can help detangle these problems and allow you to live a better life. Speak to a counselor today and progress. 

This is Molly Asbury's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, ADHD
Years of Experience: 15

Hi, I'm Molly, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Florida with 15 years of experience providing mental health and substance abuse services to adolescents and their families. I believe it is often our past experiences that make-up our present and it influences our future. Through these experiences, we fashion our own individual stories. I strive to help individuals freely and openly unpack throughout the therapeutic process. I look to help each individual experience growth in their present and seek hope for their future. I use person-centered and...

This is Jill Ott's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC,NCC,BC-TMH
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 23

I am a licensed therapist in the states of Florida and in Pennsylvania. I am also Nationally Certified as well as Board Certified in Telemental Health. I live in Florida and have over 25+ years of experience in both the mental health and the medical professions. I have worked in private practice as well as hospital and outpatient settings over the years and have experience with depression, anxiety, relationship and family conflicts, career related issues, medical and chronic pain issues, eating disorders and addictions. I have not met a client that I haven't...

This is Angela Atkins's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.Ed.,LMHC,QS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

I am a licensed mental health counselor and Qualified Supervisor for LMHCs in Florida with over 20 years of experience working as a counselor and professor of psychology. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship dynamics, parenting, career challenges, and adjustment challenges. I have also helped many people who have experienced grief over the death of a loved one. My counseling style is warm and compassionate. I believe in treating anyone with respect and sensitivity. My approach combines cognitive...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,QS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Anger management, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 3

My name is Dhaima Chin and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I received my masters degree from Florida Atlantic University in 2011. I have worked in many populations in this field. I currently have a private practice and I utilize three specific types of therapy with my clients. These therapies are Solution-focused therapy, which is often called "brief therapy," and focuses on what clients would like to achieve while in therapy. I also use cognitive behavioral therapy which focuses on the role of our thinking in regard to how we feel and what we do. The thi...

This is Regina Poole's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LMHC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

I have ten years of experience assisting clients with understanding, developing and implementing new ways to manage depression, anger, anxiety, stress and many other emotional issues. It is my responsibility to provide you with a safe, atmosphere where you can openly discuss issues, heal and grow from your experiences. My goal is to provide quality clinical services to individuals so they may learn to cope with the increased stressors of daily living. I hold a Bachelor Arts Degree in Psychology from Columbia College and a Master in Arts Degree in Counseling at...

This is Joseph Mirabella's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA. LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 27

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and the former Clinical Director of Resolve Community Counseling Center in Naples Florida. Having been licensed in two states (FL & NJ), I have over 27 years’ experience in Mental Health and Substance Abuse Counseling. A retired adjunct professor in the Graduate School of Counseling at Kean University in NJ, I have worked in school and community based agencies, as well as private practice. A Board Certified Master Addictions Counselor (MAC), I have counseled Adults, Adolescents, & Families in both group and individual set...

This is Cathrine Kearns's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hi, my name is Cathrine. I am a licensed therapist in FL with over 20 years experience in the field. I have worked with individuals and families with a wide range of concerns, including depression, anxiety, grief, trauma, relationship/family issues, PTSD, and LGBTQ+. I hold a Masters degree in Counseling and Psychology and a Masters degree in Social Work. My counseling style is a collaborative process, where the therapist and client/family work together as a team to meet goals. I consider myself to be open-minded and realize that every person, regardless of ...

This is John Reininger's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 35

My approach to counseling has three elements. 1. Create a safe, non-judgmental environment to share. 2. Provide a unique opportunity for the client to look internally at their strengths. 3. Craft tools and coping skills to move forward towards a healthier future.

This is Anisa Siddiqkara's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 10

Are anxiety and depression taking over your life? Do you feel overwhelmed and uncertain of what to do next? Feeling like you keep going in circles with no solution? My work focuses on exploring solutions; my goal is to minimize client suffering and the problem cycle. I look to empower my clients so that they can acquire healthy skills and solve the problems they face. My treatment is individualized for each client, thus being able to address your different needs and specific goals during treatment. You don't have to go through it alone. Allow me to use my knowl...

This is Alfredo Ramos's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC,MS,PhD Candidate
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

As a Licensed Professional of the Healing Arts, it is my goal and motivation to help clients work through their distress to achieve positive results. I work well with young adults, adults, and couples seeking to alleviate their stress, relationship difficulties, emotional distress, parenting skills, and self-esteem, among others. My ideal client is you, who decided to take a step into the healing art of psychotherapy. My goal, as a dedicated clinician, is to provide the most comfortable, evidence-based, and solution-focused service. I specialize in Psychothera...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Are you a single parent seeking a hand to help you navigate the puzzle of your life? Are you feeling depressed or anxious? Are you going through a transition in your life? Being a single parent at times is challenging and overwhelming and I am here to help you reach your goals. I have experience working with those struggling with depression and family issues. I also have experience with anxiety that comes from the fast-paced of life and how to manage it. Therapy is my passion. I am a bilingual (Spanish & English) Florida Licensed Mental Health Counselor who ...

This is Francie Schaffer-Willi's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am a licensed clinical social worker with 25 years of experience. Whether you are struggling with anxiety, depression, panic, or relationship/family issues, my goal is to provide you the tools your need to navigate through these difficulties using a client centered, solution focused approach. Your ability to not just survive, but thrive, is very important to me. I am a compassionate, supportive, and understanding clinician that wants to help you become the best version of yourself, while feeling self assured and confident to tackle whatever life throws at you. I...

This is Marivy  Iglesias's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in the state of FL. with over 20 years experience in both the Community Mental Health setting as well as working with individuals, couples and families as a licensed counselor. I enjoy working with children, adolescents, adults, & families around issues of depression/anxiety, behavioral concerns, parenting, relationships/family issues, adjustment/transitions, and trauma. My role is to guide and support you in learning about and implementing skills that will assist you live your best life. I meet each client where you...

This is Gabriella Abkarian's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 13

Hi my name is Gabriella Abkarian, I graduated from Nova Southeastern University in Florida in 2009. I am a Licensed Mental Health counselor with 13 years of experience with a young and warm heart, positive attitude and creative approach that I love to introduce into my sessions. Throughout the years, I have acquired skills in motivational interviewing techniques, problem solving , crisis intervention, cognitive behavior therapy and more, which has given me the knowledge to be able to work with a variety age groups, as well as an array of cultural backgrounds. I...

This is John Tallarido's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 27

I am an individual, couples and family therapist licensed in Florida with over 25 years of experience working as as a therapist, counselor and life coach. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges and a host of other life issues. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma, and emotional abuse. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigma...

This is Judy McDonald's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 23

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida with over 20 years of experience working with, but not limited to: Addictions, Anxiety, Depression, Bipolar D/O, Anger Management and Trauma to name a few. I work with helping to build self-esteem and a positive outlook towards life challenges. My therapy style is person centered to focus on the individual. I treat each individual with respect, kindness without judgement or pre- expectations. Taking your first step towards positive outcomes is taking the first for a better you. Working to b...

This is Valarie Fields Ervin's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Florida with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy related issues, & parenting issues. 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 journey.

This is Carmen Whisler's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

I am a licensed clinical social worker in Florida with 12 years of professional experience in a community mental health setting. I have enjoyed helping people move in the direction of their best selves. We will start where you are and allow curiosity about the struggle to teach and lead us. I have experience in helping clients with stress, depression, anxiety, crisis, traumatic events, bipolar disorder, and feelings of isolation and loss. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be explored free of judgmen...

This is Sindy Villier's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am licensed clinical social worker with 7 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety & depression. 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. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

This is Candler "Candy" Gonzalez's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 5

I am licensed in Florida with 22 years of professional work experience in the field of mental health and 5 years of direct individual therapy. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety & 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. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In North Miami?

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 North Miami 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 North Miami 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 North Miami or elsewhere in Miami-Dade or the state of Florida.

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 North Miami 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 North Miami due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists 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 BetterHelp therapists serving the city of North Miami and elsewhere throughout the state of Florida 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 North Miami 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 North Miami, 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 North Miami, FL, 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 33181 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 North Miami:

33160, 33161, 33167, 33168, 33181

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.