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 L.  Nora  Durand '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: Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 5

Hi my name is Lynda Nora Durand and I go by Nora. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with over 8 years of experience in the state of Florida and New York. I am a Florida native who moved to New York a few years ago. I have a Master in Mental Health Counseling and a certificate in Child and Adolescent Studies. I have worked in child welfare as an advocate and counselor to youth in foster care from there I became a crisis counselor for Hurricane Sandy Victims, to then run a crisis respite center for individuals with what we call “severe mental illness” where w...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

I am a licensed counselor in Idaho, Virginia, and Florida with 21 years of experience. I have a strong background in trauma, secondary traumatization, depression, military members, PTSD/anxiety, TBI, different cultures, LGBTQ, and those who have experienced disaster. I use a cognitive-behavioral approach combined with other theories that will be tailored to your specific needs. I have worked with clients who just need a bit of guidance to those who have much more complicated needs. I consider it a privilege to work with people through difficult and/or painful is...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW, CAP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 22

I am a Florida Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Addictions Professional with 22 years experience in Private Practice, a Community Mental Health Center and an Alzheimer’s Foundation. I have worked with mental health issues and addictions; caregivers and care-receivers; as well as clients dealing with depression, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma, abuse, ADHD and numerous other concerns. My counseling style is interactive and responsive. Together, we will explore your challenges, build your coping skills and find solutions that work. My approach ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD, MA, BA
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 25

Hello, my name is Tom. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and a Licensed Professional Counselor with many years of experience counseling children, adolescents, youth, and adults in various settings. With extensive marital counseling experience, I enjoy counseling couples and feel it is one of my strengths. So, if you are interested in improving your relationship, let's talk. You will generally receive a response from me by the next business day and if you would like more information about me click on my name above your message. Having a comfortable a...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 18

Hello! I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida. I am grateful you are here reading my profile further, to see if you believe we would be a good fit. I truly believe we are all our own best advocates! My educational background includes a MA in Counseling Psychology from Georgian Court University in New Jersey, and a BA in Psychology from Notre Dame University of Maryland. Though my beloved hometown is in New Jersey, I have been enjoying life as a Floridian since 2003. I have practiced Individual and Family counseling since 2003 using a ...

This is Amanda Mole's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 3

Hi there! Am I the right person for your mental health journey? Here are some highlights from my own professional and personal journey to help you decide: My first degree was in education and I taught in public schools for six years. I taught all ages from kindergarten through 12th grade. I later decided to change my career course and earned my Master of Social Work degree, and completed clinical internship at a domestic violence crisis center to become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I have worked with clients ages 10 to into their 70s since 2015. Outside o...

This is Grace Davis'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, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

I am a clinical therapist who is licensed in the state of Florida. I have over 5 years of clinical experience. I have worked with clients who have a range of concerns such as feelings of depression and anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, low self-esteem and bullying. I also helped many people who have experienced trauma such as abuse or neglect. I also have worked with individuals who have special needs. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect and compassion. I use modalities such as cognitive-behav...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

My name is Kimberly Weisberg. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I am passionate about developing safe, meaningful relationships to help you explore challenging belief systems that may be getting in the way of you becoming and feeling your best self. I have over 20 years of experience working with youth and adults. My passion is helping women through varying life transitions to become overcomers of their circumstances. Through a variety of therapeutic modalities, individualized to meet your needs, I can help you transform thought patterns that may be le...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Grief, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder
Years of Experience: 12

“In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer. And that makes me happy. For it says that no matter how hard the world pushes against me, within me, there's something stronger – something better, pushing right back.” Albert Camus I have been licensed since 2011 here in Florida. Before I received my credentials I worked for the State of Florida for 25 years as a FTE and as a contractor. I worked assisting individuals with medical/psychiatric disabilities return to employment. As a contractor I assisted individuals with traumatic brai...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 15

It takes courage to reach out for support, this is the second phase of your process; the first is the acknowledgement that you need support and making the decision to move forward. I have been a professional counselor for over 15 years. My approach to helping others is positive, encouraging, solution focused, problem solving and crafted to meet the individual client need. The value and benefit of engaging in a trusting, confidential and respectful helping relationship has the potential to meet, and help you overcome, many of your needs. Different individuals n...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,B.S.Ed
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Sleeping disorders, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 9

Hello, I am grateful you stopped by! Are you facing an acute stressor (short-term or sudden onset), seeking prevention of health-related concerns, brushing up on a relapse or maintenance plan, or just trying to figure out the next steps in your journey? I believe, working together, you can achieve the results you are seeking. Having people share their challenges with me, often during extremely vulnerable times in their life, is very humbling. You will be greeted with respect and acceptance in a safe and nonjudgmental space. I must warn you that I enjoy a ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Depression
Years of Experience: 14

Thank you for viewing my profile. My name is Crystal Burts and I am happy that you are on your wellness journey. I am a clinician and clinical supervisor with 15 years of experience serving individuals, families, and groups. I am also an Army Vet, mother and wife. My therapeutic approach includes interpersonal practice with a focus on rapport building and self-determination. I look forward to connecting!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

I am licensed in Florida with 5 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. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

This is Haidelyn Cordero's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I am licensed in Florida with 3+ years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, motivation, self esteem, confidence, & career difficulties. I also have experience working with coping with life changes. 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 j...

This is Trinidy Thomas'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, Grief, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

I am licensed in Florida with 11 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, coping with grief and loss, & anger management. 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. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

This is Micheal Franklin's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I have been in the social services field for the past twenty years and have been licensed for the past 10 years. Currently I am licensed in Florida with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, sleeping disorders, anger management, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. 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 sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting starte...

This is April Greene'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, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management
Years of Experience: 14

I am licensed in Florida with over 14 years of professional work experience. I was originally licensed in New York before moving to Florida to continue practicing. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, depression, anger management, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & parenting issues. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I take a very trauma-informed approach with years of training and practice utilizing both CBT (Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy) and DBT (Dialectical Behavior Therapy). I will tailor ou...

This is Sue Herring's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

I am licensed in Florida and South Carolina with 25 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, and with illness, grief, and loss. I also have experience working with coping with life changes. 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 toward change. I am here to support & empower you in that jour...

This is Lloyd Dahlen II's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

I am licensed in Florida with 14 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 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 sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

This is Elizabeth Wigle's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - North Miami, Florida (North Miami, FL)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

I am licensed in Florida with 5 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, anger management, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I also have experience working with coping with life changes. 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. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

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.