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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): NCC, MAC, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I have over 20 years of experience providing professional counseling and life coaching services to men and women. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, Masters Addiction Counselor, National Certified Counselor and DUI Clinical Evaluator. I am trained in EMDR Level I. I have a warm and easy to relate to style. My approach includes cognitive-behavioral, psychodynamic, rational-emotive counseling and DBT. I use a personal approach to understand the problems you're facing during your time of concern. I help people with issues relating to anxiety, depression, t...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.Ed. ,LPC-MHSP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 7

Hello, my name is Brittney and I have been working as a Counselor for 7 years now. Areas of particular interest for me are anxiety, self-esteem, women's issues, and life transition and fulfillment. Over the past 7 years, I've had the opportunity to work with clients from all over the world and I have seen people reach their goals and conquer a number of life's issues. Discovering the creative and unique blend of tools, techniques, and your own untapped potential is how I approach helping you reach your goals. Pulling from solution-focused, cognitive-behavioral...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,LPC-S,CPCS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

I am Licensed Professional Counselor with over 12 years of experience working with children, adolescents, an adults. I have worked in the home/community setting, school setting, as well as, in the private practice setting. I have experience with individual and group counseling, as well as, with working with military couples, families and service members. I have assisted clients in developing coping skills to address their anxiety and depression and have also helped them process past trauma, implement boundaries, and better their self-esteem and their relationships...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Ed. D,LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

I am a Professional Counselor licensed in Georgia with over 14 years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, ADHD and stress management. I have also helped many people who have experienced trauma or abuse. My counseling style is warm and interactive. Respect and compassion are essential for a good counseling relationship. My approach combines Cognitive-Behavioral, Psychodynamic and Motivational Interviewing. Everyone...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 6

Welcome and Hello! My name is Tanya Zellner and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Georgia since 2016. I hold a Masters of Science in Counseling and Psychology. I have experience working with children that have been adopted. I also have experience working with women that have experienced abuse. Also, experience working with parents that are having difficulties related to parenting. I am an proponent of everyone especially parents practicing self-care. My approach includes Client-Centered as I believe in meeting clients where they are. I also incorporate...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,CPCS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

My name is Jan Abbott. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a certified professional counselor supervisor (CPCS) in the state of Georgia. I have been doing mental health therapy for over 13 years in the greater Atlanta area. I have been the clinical director at several mental health clinics for in house and community therapy agencies. I have also spearheaded and created whole health programs for medical doctors to ensure my clients are able to heal the mind, body, and spirit. For the last 6 years, I have been in private practice where I have worked w...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

Recently, a client said to me: "There was this one thing you said that really turned things around for me, really changed my mind, and because of that, I've grown so much in just a few sessions!" My name is Barbara Gormley, I'm a licensed psychologist in Colorado, New Mexico, and Georgia, and I have more than 15 years of experience helping people who want or need to make a change. I tend to focus on building a strong relationship between us, so wherever the work takes us, we can go there. Sometimes people just need someone to listen to them while they sort out wha...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Georgia with over 5 years of experience. I have practiced in a variety of settings with diverse clients, including both long term and brief interventions. I have a passion for supporting individuals in low-income communities. I have provided services to individuals with mental health diagnosis, depression, and anxiety. I have experience in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, and Narrative Therapy. As a therapist I understand clients and their needs vary, therefore I approach sessions bas...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): BSP,MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 10

Hi, nice to meet you, and welcome to a new world of self-discovery. I am a licensed clinical social worker living in the state of Georgia, with about ten years of experience in the field of social work and I love what I do. I have been a case manager, an advocate, a mediator, an active learner, an ally, and several different hats for all of my clients throughout the years. I have worked with individuals struggling with issues of violence, abuse, trauma, substance use, parental issues, legal issues, financial issues, OCD, ODD, ADHD, Bipolar disorder, severe anx...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,NCC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am a professional counselor with certification in marriage and family therapy. I have enjoyed all 13 years of experience in the behavioral health profession. I have engaged with clients in facility based care, in home support in the community, and through indirect care where I have been able to serve the client by making connections to resources in the community to help in informal ways. I have worked with clients with concerns related to conflict resolution, couples counseling and mediation, parenting challenges, career challenges, and adjustment concerns. ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,BC-TMH
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I am a License Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia who has 6 years of experience working as a therapist. I have experience helping individuals find effective coping strategies to help with their anxiety and depression. I help individuals of all ages learn how to cope and manage their anxiety and depression so they can live a glorious and prosperous life. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, empathy, and compassion. My approach I love to use is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). This approach can be u...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

I believe in establishing a non-judgmental therapeutic partnership with clients to assist in overcoming life's difficulties. I am dedicated to helping clients understand the issues that are affecting their well-being and developing a plan to positively address these issues. My experience includes working with clients from early adulthood to senior-aged adults and helping individuals with depression, anxiety, grief and loss. My expertise is in helping individuals find balance and peace in all areas of their lives, mind, body, and soul. I am a Nationally Ce...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

I am licensed in Georgia with 16 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & bipolar disorder. I also have experience working with depression. I have experience working with coaches and athletes on the mental aspects of their sport as well as working with healthcare professionals/first responders during COVID. 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. ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

I am licensed in Georgia with 8 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions, parenting issues, & 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. 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...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Anger management
Years of Experience: 8

I am licensed in Georgia with 8 years of professional work experience. 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!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Anger management, ADHD
Years of Experience: 15

I am licensed in Georgia with 10 years of professional work experience. I have worked in settings including but not limited to: crisis stabilization, outpatient, family and relationship counseling etc. Through my work in these settings, I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, & anger management. I also have experience working with concentration, memory and focus (adhd). 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 fir...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 16

I am licensed in Georgia with 16 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, career challenges and spiritual concerns. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment free of judgment. I have worked with clients from a wide range of settings including psychiatric hospitals, private practice and Christian church settings. I realize for some clients the ability to integrate their faith into the therapeutic process is important. ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Kyeda is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has over 20 years of experience, specializing in working with individuals who have experienced depression, anxiety, chronic illness, domestic violence, and an overall inability to thrive. Kyeda is passionate about helping people realize their full potential and to assist them in taking the steps necessary to reach purposed living. She uses an eclectic approach to achieve a space of wellness. Kyeda earned her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Social Work degrees from Clark Atlanta University.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Georgia with 20 years of professional work experience. 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 Stephanie Dansky's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ila, Georgia (Ila, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in Georgia with more than 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, 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!

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In Ila?

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 Ila 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 Ila 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 Ila or elsewhere in Madison or the state of Georgia.

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 Ila 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 Ila due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Georgia 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 Ila and elsewhere throughout the state of Georgia 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 Ila 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 Ila, 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 Ila, GA, 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 30530 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 Ila:

30530, 30633, 30647

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.