This is Ranada Dalton's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC,MAMFT,ST
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

I am a licensed mental health counselor and life coach in Indiana with over 11 years of experience. I have a BS in Psychology and a MA in Marriage Family Therapy. I have worked with a variety of clients including trauma, sexuality, depression, anxiety, relationship challenges, parenting problems, and life transitioning (empty nest, divorce, new parents, getting married, etc.). My counseling style is warm, empathetic, client centered, and interactive. I believe in treating people with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and meeting them where they are. I st...

This is Sabrina Esper's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

I am a mental health counselor licensed in Indiana with over 5 years of experience working as a counselor. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. 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 approach combines cognitive-behavioral, motivational in...

This is Patrick Elzey's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW,
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 11

Hello, my name is Patrick and I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Indiana with over 18 years of experience working in the mental health field. I specialize in the following areas: depression, anxiety, panic attacks, phobias, trauma, psychosis, mood disorders, anger management, substance abuse issues, adjustment disorders, parenting skills, career goals and ADHD issues. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach com...

This is Paul Mefford's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

My goal as your therapist is to "help you through"; the challenges that you are currently facing. My clients see me as a compassionate listener with a huge tool box of ways to counteract these challenges. These clients present with issues such as depression, anxiety, substance abuse issues and relationship problems. I graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a minor in Psychology; Boston University School of Theology with a major in Pastoral Counseling; and with an MSSW from the Universoty of Louisville majoring in Mental Health. I have also studied at t...

This is Nancy Martinez's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with dual master's degrees in psychology and social work. I have been in the mental health field since 1993 and have experience working with clients dealing with several issues including depression, anxiety, medical/health issues, social issues, family, relationship and parenting challenges, military and veteran issues, and trauma (including abuse and neglect). My approach tends to be client centered and relaxed. I view the client-therapist relationship as a partnership where we walk together on this journey to discover th...

This is Konnor Jameson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Hello and welcome to my page! I am so happy that you have decided to take the first step in your therapeutic journey. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Indiana with over 5 years of experience working as a Behavior Clinician and Mental Health Therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, and low self esteem. I also helped many people who have experienced grief, physical trauma, emotional abuse, sexual abuse and neglect. I have experience working with a wide range of clients including young children as we...

This is Shirley Souder's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): L.C.S.W.,L.M.F.T.
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 42

My degrees encompass Christian Counseling with a Theology minor from Fort Wayne Bible College. A Psychology /Industrial Psychology BS from University of St. Francis and a Masters Degree in Psychology also from the University of St. Francis. My theory of approach is from William Glasser's work on Reality Therapy. How is helping you to do what you do? What do you need to do about that? And, when do you want to Change? I marry that with Christian Counseling applications. Not only do I teach people how to study the Word, but how to apply it to their own lives i...

This is Kadottie Shrader's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

Hi, my name is Kadottie and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Indiana. I have 8 years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked in both inpatient and out patient settings. I am experienced working with clients with a wide range of struggles including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems and career challenges. I have also helped many people heal from physical trauma and emotional abuse. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect and compassion and I don't believe in stigma...

This is Amy Harger's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Congratulations on having the courage to embrace change, the insight to recognize you deserve a different experience, and the motivation to put effort into getting a different result. Buckle up, hang on, and enjoy the ride as I guide you out of your comfort zone. Asking for help is a sign of strength and courage, if you are ready to make changes to get a different result I would be honored to be your guide. My name is Amy Harger and I am a licensed mental health counselor in the state of Indiana. I am a judgement free, solution focused therapist ready to help a...

This is Emily McCall's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 23

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with 22 years of experience counseling primarily adults in the state of Indiana. I believe in the practice of "unconditional positive regard," meaning I will never be judgmental or shaming during my time with you. Instead, I will be sincere, engaging, supportive and encouraging you in your journey towards a better you. My experience in counseling includes those with Depression, Grief, Bipolar Disorder, Anxiety, ADHD, Relationship issues, Abuse (sexual and domestic), Shame-based Family of Origin issues, Co-Dependency, and ...

This is Qiana Paynter's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Lcsw,Csayc
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I am a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW), licensed in Indiana, New Jersey, and Virginia with over 10 years of experience working in multiple different capacities in the social work field including therapy and behavior management. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, anger management, self esteem/self love, and family conflict. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling style is warm, interactive and client focused. I believe in treating everyone with ...

This is Celeste S Burcham's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 38

I am an experienced therapist with expertise in treating trauma. I see my role as respecting your journey thus far and to walk beside you as you move forward. I have worked with physical abuse, emotional abuse, neglect and sexual abuse survivors of all ages. I have worked with survivors of war, of chronic abuse and of human trafficking. I never feel like it's "too late" to recover from abuse from the past and I can and will listen to whatever your story entails. I believe in the ability of the human spirit to bring itself back to the light, and love supporting ot...

This is Mary Mann's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC,CSAYC,LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 17

I am an experienced counselor with more than 15 years of experience working with families and individuals. I have supported clients with a variety of issues most commonly related to abuse, trauma and mood dysregulation. I assist clients with problem solving, developing self-awareness and making positive changes for success. I work to create a safe environment to share. I use compassion and empathy and listen to draw out the answers that are within. I use various therapeutic techniques based on what is needed and most beneficial to the client including, human...

This is Ashley Thomas's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I am a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Indiana with five years of experience in intensive outpatient programming and individual therapy. I have enjoyed working with anxiety, depression, trauma, motivation, self-esteem, intimacy issues, and LGBTQ+ community. My therapy style is warm and supportive while challenging you to explore deeper. I believe therapy needs to be as unique as you are. I’m always willing to explore those uncomfortable topics with respect to your values and boundaries. I use a mix of CBT, MI, and EMDR to create an individ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,EMDR Therapist
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management
Years of Experience: 6

Hello. My name is Leslie Hagedorn. I want to thank you for considering selecting me as a provider to assist you in achieving your therapy goals and would be privileged to meet you where you at on your journey. I believe it takes a courageous individual to ask for help and acknowledge areas for growth and want to applaud and honor your decision to act for yourself and your loved ones. I am Licensed Clinical Social Work with the Indiana Professional Licensing Association, with six years, post graduate experience with providing direct therapeutic services I addi...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,LCAC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am a licensed clinical social worker and licensed clinical addiction counselor with over 20 years of clinical experience. I hold two licenses in the State of Indiana my LCSW and my LCAC. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, addiction, PTSD, interpersonal relationship issues, end of life issues, life change issues, etc. I have worked with many individuals experiencing the effects of trauma. I have worked specifically with veterans as well as civilians with age range children through the elderly population. M...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 26

I am licensed in Indiana with 26 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with depression, stress and anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, & anger management. I utilize various treatment modalities (cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, trauma focused, etc.). 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 takes courage and your journey of healing begins now.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

I am licensed in Indiana with 16 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, motivation, depression, self esteem, and confidence. I have experience working with adults of all ages and backgrounds. 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 - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gaston, Indiana (Gaston, IN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, ADHD
Years of Experience: 15

Hello! My name is Jessica Curd and I am licensed therapist in Indiana with over 15 years of counseling experience. I am a nationally certified grief and loss and end-of-life counselor. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, coping with grief and loss, building self-esteem and confidence, and increasing motivation. I also specialize in Autism and ADHD (helping both those with Autism and/or ADHD as well as supporting parents/caregivers). I am a PhD Candidate with Indiana University School of Social Work. For fun, I enjoy tim...

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

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 Gaston 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 Gaston 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 Gaston or elsewhere in Delaware 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 Gaston 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 Gaston 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 Gaston 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 Gaston 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 Gaston, 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 Gaston, 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 47342 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 Gaston:

47342

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.