This is Julie Dodson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 33

I am an Individual, Couple and Family Counselor licensed in the State of Indiana. My undergraduate degree is in Marriage and Family Relations. My Master's Degree is in Counseling Psychology, and my doctoral work is also in Counseling Psychology. I have been a professional counselor for 33 years. I have served numerous clients, with a variety of life issues during this time, including anxiety, depression, relationship/intimacy, parenting concerns, self-esteem, motivation, and domestic violence, as well as many others. My primary counseling style is very relationa...

This is Dr. Ariana Rebesco's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD,HSPP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Welcome and thank you for visiting my page! I’m a Licensed Clinical Psychologist with endorsement as a Health Service Provider in Psychology, offering services for individuals, couples, and families in Indiana seeking answers, relief, and growth. My approach is contemporary and accessible, while still remaining rooted in the highest standards of the field. I build warm professional relationships; customize treatment plans to meet individual needs and goals; and deliver sophisticated interventions in a straightforward manner. I believe that high quality pr...

This is Linda Snyder's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LMFT, QS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 20

I’m a licensed marriage and family therapist and have worked in the field for over 15 years. I have worked with adolescents and adults in private practice, home-based and for the public school as a consultant. I try to focus on solutions. I am very excited to work with you and be a part of your transformation! I have over 10 years of experience working with couples in pre-marital, marriage and couples counseling. I enjoy working with couples to work on improving their relationship! My job as your therapist is to help you be more successful at targeting any issues...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hi! My name is Debbie Vessels. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Indiana. I earned my Bachelor's degree from Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN and my Master's from Indiana University/Purdue University (IUPUI) in Indianapolis, IN. I have experience in many different settings such as inpatient, hospital, college, outpatient community health, private practice and hospice. I have worked with individuals, couples, and families on issues such as depression, anxiety, trauma, grief and loss, substance abuse and difficulty adjusting to ch...

This is Kimberly Washington's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 21

Are you overwhelmed? Is stress and worry impacting your life? How are you sleeping? Do past hurts, traumas, and broken relationships keep you woke at night? Are you misunderstood and judged, is your best not good enough? Do you long for relief from the pain of a broken heart? Well carrying the weight of unresolved issues has a negative impact on your present and your future. The hurt that's embedded deep in your heart may manifest in many ways such as anger, depression, isolation, anxiety, broken relationships, poor parenting, eating disorders, substance abuse, an...

This is Dr. Julie Brandenburg's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Ph.D.,HSPP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 25

“Wherever you go, there you are.” Jon Kabat-Zinn Everyone experiences difficulties and stress in life. How people manage this is unique to the individual and impacts quality of life. Without the benefit of therapy, many people take along their difficulties everywhere they go, which limits life potential and a sense of personal fulfillment. If you are reading provider profiles, then you are considering a decision to invest in your well-being by starting therapy. This can be a turning point in your life, and selecting a therapist is a key part of your thera...

This is Dr. Delthea Hill's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 25

I am a highly qualified Licensed Clinical Social Worker [LCSW] with over 25 years of experience dealing with diverse populations of clients that include working with individuals, couples, families, young children, and adolescents. I hold a doctoral degree from Indiana University, 2008, and I received a Master’s degree in Social Work from Case Western Reserve University in 1982. My career involves organizational management, clinical supervision, and extensive experience with completing psychosocial assessments, treatment planning, and collaborating with multidiscip...

This is Elizabeth Barnett's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC,LCAC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 19

Hello and welcome. I am a dually Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Licensed Clinical Addictions Counselor working in the state of Indiana. I consider it my honor to walk this journey with you and thank you for entrusting me with this opportunity. I have been fortunate to serve as a therapist in a variety of settings for nearly two decades. My therapeutic approach can best be describes as person-centered and holistic. I am trained in Illness Management and Recovery, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, addictions approaches, family systems therapy, ...

This is Shari Baldwin's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,LCAC
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 18

Hi! Thank you for taking time to read my profile. I am a licensed clinical therapist with 18+ years of clinical experience. I consider it an honor and a privilege to assist others on their journeys towards healing and becoming their best selves. I have experience in individual, family, and couples counseling. I have helped many overcome and work through issues of trauma, depression, anxiety, addiction, grief, goal planning, and much more. My desire is to help you achieve your goals by providing a safe, honest, authentic, and compassionate therapy experience. ...

This is Jenelle Linden's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC (IN),LPC (MI),LCPC (IL)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

I received an MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Grace College, Indiana, an MS in Education from Ohio University, and a BS in Education from Central Michigan University. I have worked with clients for over 9 years both in person and via TeleHealth. My experience has necessitated a mover from a behavior change model to a one that focuses on healing of psychological injury through a therapy called Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing or EMDR. This therapy has been found effective for a variety of symptoms, including but not limited to: post-trauma...

This is Cheryl Ubelhor Kotyuk's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 40

Hello… I have been a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) for 25 years, working in social services for over 40 years. My education includes a Bachelor of Arts degree from Purdue University (1989) and a Master of Social Work degree from Indiana University (1997). Specialties include crisis intervention, anxiety, problem solving, relationships, grief, and life transitions. My therapy style is warm and interactive, client centered, with respect for all people that I encounter. If you feel ready to take the first steps in counseling, I am happy to help support ...

This is Timothy Templin's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Therapy Specialties: Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am licensed in Indiana and Michigan with over 20 years of experience working as a behavior analyst and counselor. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, thought disorders and other problems. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, humanistic, psychodynamic and behavioral interventions where appropriate. I believe ...

This is Amanda Gibson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

Have you felt like you’re just surviving and unsure how to create a different life for yourself? Life can be stressful, unpredictable, and even scary. You do not have to go through it alone. I make it a priority to provide a nonjudgmental space for you to share and process your pain, mistakes, fears and struggles, as well as your strengths and accomplishments. My goal as your therapist is to be a compassionate supporter in your life, helping you get through stress and challenging obstacles. Despite whatever uncertainty or chaos may be happening in your life, you c...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in Indiana with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions & trauma and abuse. 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 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 - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

Hi and welcome to Better Help, let me introduce myself , I am Vanessa and meeting people where they are to help them with life and balance is my purpose. I have been a therapist for 16 years. I have a very strong background in individual therapy, adolescent therapy, family therapy and couples therapy. I am certified in DBT (dialectal behavior therapy) and TFT (trauma focused therapy). I use different therapy modules, including the previous mentioned as well as CBT (cognitive behavior therapy) as well as many other forms of therapy that have a strong history o...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to read my profile. My name is Jessi Crume and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Indiana. I have a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and completed my masters degree in Social Work from Indiana University School of Social Work. I have over 7 years experience working with children, families and individuals. I have a background working in the juvenile criminal justice field, providing school based therapy and in the community mental health field. I believe your decision to seek professional support is a brave choice and I ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief
Years of Experience: 25

I am licensed in Indiana with 24 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, & trauma and abuse. 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 - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 3

I am licensed in Indiana with 3 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients who are effected by trauma, abuse, stress, anxiety and depression. I have experience in working with children, teens and adults of all walks of life. 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!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Indiana with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, & trauma and abuse. 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.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Dayton, Indiana (Dayton, IN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 23

I'm a licensed therapist in Missouri and Indiana. I have over 20 years of mental health experience. I have experience helping clients who have struggled with trauma, depression, anxiety, self-esteem, motivation, parenting issues, stress and more. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I work with my clients to create a safe and open environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. I assist clients in gaining an understanding of their experiences, and move from surviving to thriving. Taking the first step to sign up fo...

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

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 Dayton 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 Dayton 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 Dayton or elsewhere in Tippecanoe or the state of Indiana.

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 Dayton 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 Dayton due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Indiana 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 Dayton and elsewhere throughout the state of Indiana 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 Dayton 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 Dayton, 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 Dayton, IN, 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 47941 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 Dayton:

47905, 47941

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.