This is Dr. Katie Cowan's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Psy.D., MA
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

Hello and welcome to my online therapy practice! I have 13 years of experience in private practice as a licensed psychologist. I have worked with many clients who have a wide variety of concerns such as depression, anxiety, relationship concerns, adjustment to life changes, disordered eating, and trauma/abuse. My therapy style is warm, encouraging, and non-judgmental. I view therapy as a team approach where we work together to create growth and positive changes in your life. I use a variety of therapy approaches including cognitive behavioral therapy, inter...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,CRC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I realized that we all have something that we want to work on within ourselves. I want to thank you for choosing me to help you on your journey to doing just that. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, who is dedicated to providing quality psychotherapy for those looking to reinvest in themselves. I have worked in the mental health field since 2007. My clinical areas of specialty include individual/family counseling, addiction, trauma, vocational counseling, and depression and anxiety. I specialize in treating personalit...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,CGS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Welcome to Better Help! My name is Sasha, a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Grief Specialist. I am a genuine compassionate professional equipped with several years of experience to help you deal with difficult times, unexpected life changes and relationship struggles. I have provided therapeutic services to individuals, groups, and families in clinical, home, hospitals, and school settings. I specialize in dealing with issues such as anxiety, depression, stress management, grief & loss, relationship conflict, PTSD, and adjustment challenges. ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,CPCS,CCH
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Eating disorders, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

Hello! People come to therapy because they have lost touch with their sense of self, identity, and wholeness, or because they have had painful experiences which have injured their trust and ability to connect. Therapy is about relearning skills and experiencing a safe relationship while rediscovering oneself as healthy, happy and whole. Anxiety, compulsive behaviors, and depression are symptoms. Of what? Reconnect with your inner wisdom, and any problem is solvable. My strength is in empathic listening, skill building, and reflecting your unique strengths without...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): EdD,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Depression, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 10

After retiring as a 30 year high school exceptional education teacher, I leveraged my mental health counseling education, wealth of experience in the classroom and became licensed as a professional counselor in 2018. Prior to becoming a licensed professional counselor I was a superivised associate professional counselor. I have worked and continue to work with clients with a wide range of challenges-anxiety, depression aging, ADHD, Aspergers, HIV, and substance abuse. I will attempt to guide, support and provide each client with the tool that will help to ed...

This is Michael Porterfield's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LICSW,ACHP-SW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 4

Thank you for allowing me an opportunity to enter your life and help you during this time! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the states of Alabama (LICSW) and Georgia (LCSW). My 7+ years of experience in crisis intervention, hospice care, and mental health have given me an extraordinary appreciation for life. Sometimes we struggle with BIG things, like suicidal thoughts, while other times we are just trying to "get through the day". Regardless of where you are I would love the opportunity to speak to you. I specialize in grief and know that loss, despite i...

This is Denise Gaymon's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Having to face difficult challenges is an expected aspect of life. However, feeling overwhelmed or consumed by these challenges can cause negative feelings such as stress, anxiety, depression, and hopelessness. These feelings can negatively impact your ability to function well and can interfere with your overall quality of life. Many people experience these negative feelings, and it is okay to seek and utilize resources that can assist you during difficult times. Counseling is my passion, and if I can assist someone in overcoming a difficult challenge, then I...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I am a licensed counselor in with over 20 years of experience working in Mental Health. I have served a diverse group of clients with a wide range of concerns to include relationship issues, depression, low self- esteem, and anxiety. I have seen the hurt, the pain and the wounds that prevent many from moving forward in life. My counseling style is warm, accepting and motivational. With a strong Christian foundation, it is my belief that with Faith all things are possible. We all have a purpose in life. Regardless of the challenges we face and regardless of o...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.Ed,NCC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor living in Georgia with 9 years of experience. I currently work in the addictions field, specifically in medication assisted treatment for opiate addiction. I have worked with clients with many concerns that addiction may bring, including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems and guilt and shame which often go along with addiction issues. My counseling style is open, upfront and caring, gently guiding and helping clients identify the problem areas they are seeking help with. I believe in treatin...

This is Marie Cadet's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a therapist licensed in Georgia with over 10 years of experience working as a counselor and life coach. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, marriage and divorce. I have also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe we all have the inner tool to heal ourselves. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in sti...

This is Eddie Williams's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 10

Hi! I'm Eddie Dee Williams, a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of Georgia. I believe that I am the counselor for you, to help you navigate through life's circumstances and help you find the solutions you're looking for! I graduated from Valdosta State University with a Master's in Marriage and Family Therapy in 2011, and have been licensed since 2017. My work experience ranges from home-based therapy, case management, psychiatric hospital trauma care, and prison counseling. I have worked with individuals, couples, children, and families f...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.Ed ,LPC,MAC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

I am a licensed professional counselor in GA with over 5 years of experience working as psychotherapist . In addition I have 15 years of working with individual in active addiction and recovery . I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, and career challenges . I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling style is eclectic and person centered . I believe in treating anyone with respect , empathy, unconditional posi...

This is Chris Allen's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 27

Some information about me... I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Georgia with 25+ years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked with people with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, trauma and emotional abuse. In addition to working with people in their 30's through 50's, I have extensive experience working with young adults from their teens to late 20's as they begin to navigate the next phase of their lives into full adulthood. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in tr...

This is Jessica Latin's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Congrats to you for taking the big step to seek help and take control over your mental wellness! I am a licensed professional counselor in Louisiana, Texas, and Georgia. I have been in the mental health field since 2012 and have been licensed since 2016. I graduated from Louisiana Tech University with a Masters in Counseling and Guidance. I practice general mental health counseling for a wide variety of issues including: anxiety, depression, life transitions, and relationships. I specialize in supporting moms and all birthing parents to become the best version ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I am licensed in both Tennessee and Georgia with 15 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with grief and loss, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. 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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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 23

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Georgia with over 22 years of professional work experience. I have worked with children, teens and adults. My previous clients have been from diverse backgrounds with a wide range of issues including depression, anxiety, trauma, domestic violence and low self-esteem. My goal is to provide each client with tools to overcome obstacles or enhance the quality of life. 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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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I am licensed in Georgia 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 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!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 5

Cherysh completed her Master’s Degree in Social Work at the Albany State University. She has clinical experience across a variety of treatment settings including mental health/substance abuse programs, hospice care settings, and criminal justice treatment settings. Cherysh has provided clinical and administrative supervision to social work students, interns, and professionals. She has a broad range of clinical experience working with individuals and groups during her professional career in the following areas: • Depression • Anxiety Disorders • Behavioral and Dis...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in Georgia with 12 years of professional work experience. 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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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Lookout Mountain, Georgia (Lookout Mountain, GA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 10

My name is Sarah and I am licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) in Georgia with over a decade of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, career difficulties, depression, & 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 towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey. I'm available...

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In Lookout Mountain?

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 Lookout Mountain 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 Lookout Mountain 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 Lookout Mountain or elsewhere in Walker 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 Lookout Mountain 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 Lookout Mountain 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 Lookout Mountain 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 Lookout Mountain 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 Lookout Mountain, 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 Lookout Mountain, 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 30750 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 Lookout Mountain:

30750

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.