In life, sometimes it can feel like you just can’t wake up. Your depression, anxiety, and other stresses keep you at bay and you can’t sleep very well. One person who can help you is a counselor based in Quincy. They can help you live a better life by telling you how you can wake up and be on your way. 

Quincy was the founding place of Dunkin’ Donuts. Many people go there for some coffee and nourishment. A counselor can be your mental cup of coffee who keeps you awake and allows you to go about your way. 

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 17

Welcome! I'm a clinical social worker with over 15 years of experience helping individuals and families find greater happiness and life satisfaction. I've worked with teens and adults of all ages deal successfully with major life transitions, manage chronic health conditions, heal from grief and loss, and find relief from depression, anxiety, and adjustment problems. One of my specialties is in bereavement counseling, and I have several years of experience leading support groups for grieving parents, spouses/partners, and adult children. In addition to offic...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

Ellen Curran is a licensed independent clinical social worker who received her masters in clinical social work from Boston University School of Social Work in 2000. She works collaboratively with families, and adults in an empathetic, client centered hopeful environment. She respects the client’s strengths, making her clients aware of them so that they can utilize these strengths to improve their relationships, find self- acceptance and reach their goals. Offering a calm accepting haven, Ellen utilizes CBT and mindfulness techniques to work with clients to i...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MAEd. LPCC-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 9

I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and have been providing counseling services for 11 years in both face to face and virtual platforms. During my time I have been able to assist many individuals struggling with a wide variety of struggles including depression, anxiety, low self esteem, severe and persistent mental health symptoms, relational and family concerns, and substance abuse issues. My approach to counseling in each and every session is one that is focused on meeting the individual where they are. I am focused on making this process warm ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSCJ,LICSW,LISW-CP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

My name is Kelly Broderick, and I am Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, licensed in both Massachusetts and South Carolina with over 10 years of experience working as in mental health counseling and social services. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma, parenting challenges, those struggling with personality disorders, domestic violence and abuse. I also have experience working with sex offending behaviors. I attended Rhode Island College, graduating in 2017, with my Mast...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Is life harder than it should be for you? Are you feeling crippled with worries, anger, and/or depressive feelings? Are you doing the same things repeatedly expecting different results? end up feeling worse about yourself, your life, and dissatisfied with your relationships? Knowing that there is a better way to be living and getting to that place may seem like a daunting task, but it does not have to be done alone. I am a licensed psychotherapist who provides a safe and nonjudgmental space to explore distressing thoughts, feelings, and behaviors, together. Thro...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, ADHD
Years of Experience: 10

My name is Amie Diminico I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor(LMHC) in the state of Massachusetts. I earned my Bachelors Degree at Northeastern University, In Boston, Massachusetts in Counseling Psychology. Then went on to earn my Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology from Northeastern University as well. Both my husband and I work so navigating work and family life is always a task I can truly relate to. I have been married for 10 years and we have 6 children all together. Both my oldest son and step-son graduated high school in 2020 and trust me the strug...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LICSW,BCD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 40

Hello and welcome! I am a Clinical Social Worker. My name is Beth Huntoon, LICSW , BCD. and have been practicing psychotherapy for over 30 years. LICSW, indicates I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker .A BCD means I am a Member of the Board of Clinical Diplomates which is the highest standing in the Field of Social Work Universally. It indicates I am Board Certified to practice therapy. My areas of expertise are in anxiety, depression, and relationship issues with focuses in physical and emotional abuse. I have also worked with clients on work pl...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

I am a licensed psychotherapist in Massachusetts with over 25 years of clinical experience. I have worked in multiple settings, including crisis teams, day treatment programs, and hospitals. I have also been providing individual, couples, and group psychotherapy throughout this period. I adjust my clinical style based on the needs of the client. I am comfortable providing feedback and strategies if necessary, particularly if you are most interested in a problem-solving approach. I frequently utilize spiritual and existential modalities. I have extensive trai...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I am an art therapist and clinical mental health counselor that has been working with children, teens, adults, and families in a variety of settings over the past 15 years. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, ADHD, family stress, parenting concerns, gender identity, emotional regulation, trauma and loss. My counseling approach utilizes art therapy, music, writing, psychotherapy and other creative modalities . I also utilize cognitive-behavioral and dialectical behavior skills to help clients learn new coping ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Hi. I have quite an extensive work history in the social service field all leading to my present and most rewarding position as an Independent Clinical Social Worker/Therapist. All my years of being in this field has given me the opportunity to work with a very diverse population, including the LGBTQIA community. I particularly enjoy working with people who struggle with interpersonal conflict whether it is with self, a friend, spouse/partner, professionals, parents, children, teachers/professor’s, etc., which all can be very difficult to maneuver through at...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Hello! I am a licensed independent clinical social worker (LICSW) in Massachusetts. I obtained my bachelors degree from Lasell University in 2009 where I majored in criminal justice. I then went on to obtain my masters of social work from University of New England in 2015. I have had the opportunity to work with both males and females who were incarcerated, homeless families, children with developmental delays and their families, and individuals who suffer from anxiety, depression, substance abuse disorder and victims of domestic violence. My therapy style is oft...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC,ATR-P,MS, NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Only a phone call away! Let’s connect about what is really going on. I hope you make the choice to seek counseling- the benefits can be life changing! Art therapy, specifically, can be life-saving! I guarantee to meet you exactly where you are in your life’s journey. We can focus on your present experiences, past moments or future aspirations. I have professional experience as an in-home therapist, substance use clinician and caseworker. I have experience working with clients via telehealth. I look forward to hearing about the counseling techniques that may hav...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 34

Hello. Let me introduce myself. My name is Sharon and I am an Independent Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I have been licensed since 1993, in 3 states, with my most recent active license being in MA. I have been practicing fir 30+ years. With my Boston University education, enriching experiences, I am well-equipped to assist you with any emotional well-being needs, lifestyle issues, or changes you may be going through. My practice has consisted f working with people of all cultures and diversities. I am a Holistic Practitioner believing in the importance o...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 23

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified EMDR Therapist. My primary specialties are treating general and specific anxiety, panic attacks, low self-esteem, "imposter syndrome," anxiety which has led to depression, and confidence issues. I am also well versed in coaching, relationship dynamics, parenting, and family history complications. I am a very solution focused therapist with the notion of helping you achieve emotional wellness and happiness in your life as soon as possible. I earned a Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice at Shippensburg Universi...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Ed.D,LMHC,LEP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Are you having issues that make you feel out of control, discouraged, and unable to make important decisions in your life? I am here to support and empower you with everyday life's challenges. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and a Licensed Addictions Counselor in Massachusetts with over 20 years of counseling experience. I have worked with children, adolescents, and adults with a wide range of concerns, including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, traumatic events, issues with chronic illness, parenting issues, and substance use. My therapy...

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

Welcome to BetterHelp! I am a licensed clinical social worker licensed in the states of Tennessee and Maine with 20 years of experience as a clinical therapist. I have worked with clients providing individual, family, couples, and group therapy. I have been treating clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, grief and loss, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, caregiver burnout, trauma and substance abuse. I am trained in and am able to provide cognitive-behavioral (CBT), dialectical behavior (DBT), and psychody...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 30

Hello, Thank you for considering me as your therapist. I am licensed in Massachusetts with 30 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress, anxiety, coping with grief and loss, hospice/caregiving stress, and depression. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. It takes courage to reach out for help and I am here to support & empower you in that journey. Taking care of yourself is of the utmost importance and I hope you will let ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in multiple states with 12+ years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, family conflicts, personality disorders & 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. States Licensed: MA, ME, VT, WV

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 25

I am licensed in Massachusetts with over 30 years of work as a therapist, coach, leader, and teacher. My experience includes helping clients manage stress and anxiety, build motivation, improve self esteem, and confidence, improve depression, & cope with transitions, losses, and life changes. I believe that we all deserve and can achieve authentic happiness. I use the best research in positive psychology to help every client find higher levels of purpose, joy, and productivity than they thought possible. I also knows that “technique” in therapy is not enough. My ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Quincy, Massachusetts (Quincy, MA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 10

I am driven by directness and efficiency. I have 10 years of experience in weight management, anxiety, depression, OCD, and executive coaching. I am here to add value with a goal directed approach. I am also a Certified Personal Trainer, Certified Nutritionist, and/or Registered Yoga Teacher (200-hr).

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

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 Quincy 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 Quincy 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 Quincy or elsewhere in Norfolk or the state of Massachusetts.

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 Quincy 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 Quincy due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Massachusetts 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 Quincy and elsewhere throughout the state of Massachusetts 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 Quincy 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 Quincy, 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 Quincy, MA, 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 02171 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 Quincy:

02169, 02170, 02171, 02269

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.