Peoria Heights is a small village in Peoria County, Illinois with a population of just over 5900 people. The village lies along the banks of the Illinois River and Peoria Lake and is known for its Grand View Drive, which is a bluff side street that overlooks the Illinois River. According to records, Teddy Roosevelt called the street the world’s most beautiful drive.

Whether you enjoy taking leisurely drives along the river or would rather be out on the river fishing, boating, or swimming, Peoria Heights has it all. They also have some of the best mental health care professionals in the state. If you have any mental or emotional concerns, contact one of the Peoria Heights area counselors for an appointment.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

First and foremost, thank you for taking the time to read my profile and for seeking help as you progress through this time in your life. A little about me, I am a licensed clinical social worker in Arizona, Indiana and Illinois. I have 6 years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked with many different people with many different concerns. I have aided in progress with individuals that are depressed, anxious and having a hard time adjusting or have experienced severe trauma. My hope is for every client to feel heard and welcomed. My style is warm...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Psy.D.
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 22

My name is Uma Subbiah and I am a Clinical Psychologist from Massachusetts with over 20 years experience working as a psychotherapist. I have experience with clients with a wide range of concerns including Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, substance abuse issues, marital and relationship issues, and anger management issues. I also have experience helping clients suffering from trauma related to abuse, sexual trauma, and military trauma. My counseling style is compassionate and respectful and I focus on developing a good therapeutic relationship with my clients. ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,E-RYT 500
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Depression
Years of Experience: 22

Hello! My name is Amanda, and I am a clinical therapist who specializes in treating PTSD/trauma, depression/mood disorders, anxiety and eating disorders. I am also skilled in addressing the challenges of life transitions, relationships, body image, self-esteem, personal growth and issues of sexuality, spirituality and gender. I began working in the mental health field in 1998 and have provided services in the following settings: outpatient behavioral health centers (hospital-affiliated and community-based), employee assistance and behavioral health managed care p...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

Welcome to BetterHelp! You’ve taken a great first step in finding emotional support. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Illinois. I earned my Master of Social Work degree at Loyola University in Chicago. I have over 20 years of experience working with issues such as depression, anxiety, trauma, abuse, stress, life changes and grief. The most important part of therapy is finding a therapist that you feel comfortable with. I will provide you with a therapeutic relationship based on non-judgmental support, compassion and trust so that you feel comfor...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LCPC,PsyD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

I am Dr. Brian Burgess, a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in Illinois and a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in the states of California and Hawaii. I have worked as a mental health counselor for over 10 years. I obtained my MA in clinical psychology from the Illinois School of Professional Psychology in 2009 and was licensed as a clinical counselor shortly thereafter. I earned my PsyD in clinical psychology at the Illinois School of Professional Psychology in 2017. I ran a group private practice and mental health student training center in Chicago from 200...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Ms,LPC,LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 18

You’ve just taken the first step to feeling better and reaching your goals. Therapy can be a little intimidating to start so let me tell you a little bit about myself and how I might be able to help you. First of all, I’ve been a counselor for nearly twenty years and am licensed in Illinois and Missouri. I got my master's degree in counseling from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and have since then worked with clients from all different backgrounds ages 1 through adulthood. I've worked in several settings including schools, residential programs, Ear...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT,LMHP,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am Christian Marriage and Family Therapist. I am licensed in Iowa and Illinois as Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and in the state of Nebraska I am a Licensed Mental Health Practitioner with a Marriage and Family Certification. I am a National Certified Counselor. I am a Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment Professional and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. I am a member of American Association of Christian Counselors. I have been working in the mental health field for over 6 years now and doing clinical work for over three years. I have work...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW ,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in the state of Illinois and Missouri with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder. I am also very experienced in working with people with life transitions. I work from a variety of philosophical approaches with a concentration on developing strengths. 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 p...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): AM,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

Hello! My name is Latavia and I am looking forward to working with you! I have just under 10 years of clinical experience working with children, adolescents, and adults. My primary focus is in trauma, depression, anxiety, life adjustments, acculturation, grief and loss, and multicultural issues. I use cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), eye-movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) therapy, motivational interviewing among other treatment modalities to support my clients and I hope that we can work to process feelings, n...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

Hello and welcome to my profile. I'm glad you're reaching out and seeking resources. You're currently on your way to having your best life. A little about me: I have 25 years of clinical experience, and always give my clients the time and attention they deserve. I have a holistic approach which usually includes working with mind, body, and spirit (certified in mental health integrative medicine). In my personal life I'm quite spiritual and tend to bring that aspect into my work. My clients typically experience profound changes and personal growth during th...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,LICSW,PEL
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

Hello and welcome! I am so glad that you are here. Finding the right person to help you through social, emotional, mental and physical challenges is very important. I want to provide you with some information about me in order to help you decide if my experience and style is the right match for you. I have been a social worker for 7 years and have experience working with individuals from all different socioeconomic, cultural and familial backgrounds who are struggling with a wide variety of challenges. Much of my experience has been working with people who are ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LCPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 36

I appreciate the courage and strength it takes to enter into a counseling relationship and the anxiety that may accompany reaching out to a stranger I am here to support and empower you in your journey to a better life. I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) licensed in Illinois with over 36 years of experience in the counseling profession. I have helped clients with a wide variety of life challenges including ADHD, Abuse including Domestic Violence, Anger, Anxiety, Depression, Life Changes/Transitions, Panic and Panic Attacks, Relationship I...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LCPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I have an extensive background in working with the LGBTQ+ community, depression, anxiety disorders, and severe mental health disorders. My approach is based on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Gestalt Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Client-Centered Therapy. My approach to therapy is more eclectic and I focus on what is best for the client. I utilize the client's experience as well as how they respond to drive my approach. I understand that people are fluid and so should the approach to therapy.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC,LMHC,MSEd
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 23

Hello! My name is Jenifer, and I am a licensed therapist in both Illinois and Iowa. I have a Masters of Science in Education in Counseling and a Bachelors degree in psychology from Western Illinois University. I have worked as a Masters-level clinician in behavioral health since 2000, and have experience working in virtually every level of care--from residential, to inpatient, to outpatient, to community mental health. This has given me the opportunity to work with individuals at various levels in their mental health journey. I see adults of any (or no) spiritu...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): EdD,LCSW,MBA
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

Greetings! I am a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) in the states of California and Missouri, and I have a doctorate in Organizational Psychology. I have worked in locked and outpatient mental health facilities for the last 30 years. I facilitated group treatment of domestic violence perpetrators in Spanish and English for eight years. I specialize in treating trauma-related symptoms, anxiety and depression, anger management, geriatric well-being, mental health recovery, cultural diversity issues, and self-esteem issues. My doctorate degree (EdD) In Leaders...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 32

Hello. If you’ve landed here, you are most likely struggling with something. I’m grateful you’ve found me. Because relationship is key to therapeutic progress, finding the right person to journey through these struggles with you is really important. Here is some information about me to help you decide if my counseling style and experience is the right fit for you. I have been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker for more than 30 years and have worked with people from all different ages, stages, and backgrounds who are struggling with a wide variety of life’s chall...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Therapy Specialties: Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed clinical social worker with experience working as a psychotherapist with individuals, couples, and families. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, and chronic illnesses. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My integrative practice approaches of cognitive-behavioral, motivational Interviewing, psychodynamic and solution-focused. I will tailor our dialogue ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LCPC,CRC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 6

I am a licensed clinical professional counselor and certified rehabilitation counselor with 10 years of experience as a hospital-based outpatient rehabilitation counselor. In this role I assist individuals with disability adapt to impairment, personal adjustment, and optimal functioning. My focus is on daily functioning/coping skills and independent living, employment and education, and social integration. As such I emphasize a strong counselor-client relationship and helping you achieve your desired results - to feel and act in a positive manner that helps you...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,EdD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, I am passionate about working with individuals in K-12, their families, young adults, and middle age adults, and couples to foster culturally sensitive and socially acceptable coping skills, self-management skills, positive cognitions, social awareness, socially acceptable communication skills, improved interpersonal skills, self-perception, increase assertive ability, and decision making skills. Using Psychotherapy, cognitive and behavioral models, Imago Therapy and varying approaches, I partner with individuals and their fam...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Peoria Heights, Illinois (Peoria Heights, IL)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC, MBA, MAAT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I come to BetterHelp with personal maturity, shared humanitarian values, and clinical practice in varied settings. My professional career began as a not-for-profit entrepreneur following an MBA. I have developed organizations assisting homeless boys and abused women as well as creating business opportunities for disadvantaged populations to become economically self-sufficient. Since beginning my education as a License Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC MAAT and YTT), I have worked as a therapist with individuals of all ages, with families and in group settings...

Having a hard time selecting a therapist in Peoria Heights? (Here Is How Our Peoria Heights Therapists Can Help)

Finding the right therapist can feel intimidating, but there are simple ways to narrow down your search for the Peoria Heights area; especially when you're having a hard time trying to find therapists accepting new clients.

First, research what type of therapy you’d like to pursue BEFORE trying to find a therapist or psychologist. Maybe that’s psychodynamic, cognitive behavior therapy, group therapy, family therapy, or couple’s counseling; just pick the Peoria Heights therapist that is right for your needs. Next consider whether the gender of your therapist matters, the types of therapy they're most experienced with, and then finally choose a therapist located near you in the city of Peoria Heights, or elsewhere in the Peoria county or state of Illinois.


What is the cost difference between conventional therapy and working with one of our listed therapists above?

The United States has many therapists who are comfortable charging $200 or more per session, and in some instances you might find that the average price of a therapy session in Peoria Heights, IL ranges from $85-$150.

Some therapists in the state of Illinois will work on a sliding scale, meaning they’ll factor in your income and charge what you can afford per session. With our therapists serving both the city of Peoria Heights and elsewhere throughout the state of Illinois, you can expect significantly more affordable options with sessions ranging from $60 to $90 per week (billed every 4 weeks).


Did you know our therapists are not limited to in-person visits?

Online therapists, including all those listed above (all of which are in the United States) able to work with people like you in or around Peoria Heights offer creative forms of communication to help people like you receive the best type of treatment for your needs.

Whether that’s via in-app messaging with your therapist, video sessions where you see you one another and talk about your problems, live chat or phone sessions, you and your therapist will find the best way to address your mental health challenges in online therapy.

So if you're dealing with things like relationship problems that could be addressed in couples therapy, you want to work with one of our experienced cognitive behavioral therapists (specializing in behavioral health), assistance with eating disorders, or support with other common mental health issues (like stress, anxiety, depression, grief, etc)... take a look at our available therapists above and find a therapist that is right for you.


How to know if therapy is right for you?

One of the rewarding aspects of working with a therapist is that they are listening to your feelings. Our friends and loved ones often hear us, but they may have a hard time providing objective guidance in the way a therapist can; which can be extremely valuable due to the fact that many therapists have experience helping others through similar difficult times.

A therapist wants to support you toward a healthier emotional state, no matter what you're dealing with (including behavioral health concerns, grief, anxiety, depression or stress). In addition to developing healthier emotions, another benefit of therapy is you have a safe space to discuss problems that you may be hesitant to talk about with people in your everyday life.

Many people have sensitive topics to discuss; possibly an addiction or an issue with their relationship that they’re ashamed to speak about with their friends and/or partner. A Peoria Heights therapist can help you confront these kinds of issues and find ways to face them and heal.

With more than 5936 people in the city of Peoria Heights, IL finding a therapist can be both costly and hard to do. Our goal with the list of therapists shown above is to get you the support you need. If you’re looking for a nearby therapist close to 61616 or the surrounding zip codes (shown below), take a look at other available therapists in the popular nearby cities listed at the bottom of this page.

Other FAQs:

What is the difference between a therapist and a psychologist?

Both a therapist and a psychologist can help with some of the most challenging times in life. Often times, a psychologist will work along side a psychiatrist who is also a doctor in order to have medication prescribed if needed for a patient's care; but this is not always to case. At the end of the day, both mental health care professionals can provide the different types of therapy that someone needs.

So if you're looking for a professional, it's likely that one of our therapists can be of assistance and help you feel comfortable and confident with online counseling. Our counseling services will connect you with a licensed professional that is ready to work with clients like you to form a helpful therapeutic relationship.

Whether you are here looking for a a child psychologist in Peoria Heights, couples counseling in Peoria Heights, family conflict therapy in Peoria Heights, or a marriage counselor open to working with individuals in you area... BetterHelp can assist you, possibly in new ways that you haven't tried using technology.

Are therapists covered by insurance?

Therapy with a clinical psychologist is often NOT covered by health insurance. While only some health plans in the USA cover counseling in Peoria Heights, this does not have to make your search for therapists in you area a challenge. The reason is our new ways of using technology like text, video, phone, and live chat options have made it easier for therapists working with individuals like you easier and much more affordable; as described above.

With that in mind, you can feel comfortable to look at the list of available therapists on our platform ready to both help and work with clients like you; all while building a healthy therapeutic relationship designed to assist you. When it comes to working with a BetterHelp therapist on our platform, it's important to keep in mind that the services offered here normally are not covered by health insurance, Medicaid or Medicare.

Therapists... what exactly do they do?

Therapy, aka psychotherapy and/or counseling, on the BetterHelp platform is basically the process of working and meeting with a licensed clinical psychologist online. Whether you're looking for a couples counseling session, or cognitive behavioral therapy... we have counselors that are actively working with individuals like yourself and are able to work with you.

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Other zip codes that therapists in or around Peoria Heights, Illinois can serve:

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