This is Jessica Oakley's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,LCSW-C
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hello and Welcome! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in New Jersey as well as Licensed Certified Social Worker-Clinical (LCSW-C) in Maryland. I received my Bachelor's degree in social work from The University of Georgia and my Master's in social work from The University of Maryland- Baltimore. My counseling approach is individualized to each client based on their needs, life circumstances, and strengths. I utilize a variety of treatment modalities including but not limited to: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focuse...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C,BCD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 22

"Happiness is a journey not a destination". Welcome to your journey to happiness and fulfillment, I will serve as your guide to assist you with navigating through a tough time and assist to find ways in dealing with your concerns. I am a board certified licensed clinical social worker with over 20 years of experience helping individuals, couples, and families deal with various stressful situations. I have worked with people with almost every mental health concern, from depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress, adjustment issues, substance use disorders, and per...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC ,CAC-AD
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! My name is Jenn and I am a licensed professional counselor (LCPC) in the state of Maryland. I have had over 15 years experience working in the mental health field. I have worked in a variety of settings including residential, day programs, outpatient, in-home, and addictions. Although that seems like a lot, all it really means is I have experience working with a broad range and severity of clinical issues. I have the most experience working with addictions, anxiety, depression, self-esteem issues, and anger management. I also have experience working with b...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

Born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, and now living in Maryland, I bring over a decade of experience supporting the development of more fulfilling relationships. I am driven by a lifelong passion for the work of psychotherapy and the enduring belief that we as humans have a natural tendency toward psychological growth & healing. After completing a master's degree in Counseling Psychology at The Wright Institute in 2011, my work focused for six years on serving low-income families navigating a range of issues such as homelessness, active domestic viole...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LCPC,CPLC
Therapy Specialties: Grief
Years of Experience: 12

I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with 12 years experience in mental health counseling in various settings. I have worked in the private practice, outpatient offices, and hospital settings. My areas of focus include stress management, anxiety, depression, coparenting, divorce and custody, grief and loss, and eating disorders. I am Certified in Perinatal Loss Care and have specialized in pregnancy and infant loss for more than 12 years. I also focus on pregnancy and postpartum anxiety and depression. In 2010, I founded ‭‭Pregnancy & Infant Loss...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD,Licensed Psychologist
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

Hello, I am a Licensed Psychologist in Maryland with a PhD in Clinical Psychology. I have over 10 years of experience working with clients with concerns including depression, anxiety, adjustment challenges, relationship difficulties, parenting and family challenges, and family violence. My professional experiences in counseling as well as consulting in the private sector have focused on promoting holistic well-being and helping people live out their full purpose and potential. My counseling style is client-centered, supportive, and empathic, and I incorporate c...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC, LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Hello, I am currently a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of West Virginia, a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Maryland, and have worked as a mental health counselor/ Psychotherapist providing, home-based, school-based, and outpatient (office-based) counseling to individuals, families, and couples since 2014. In addition, I have been actively providing telehealth-based therapy for the last three years. I graduated with my Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling with a concentration in Marriage and family Therapy in 2014 then ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC-S,LPC-S,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Independently Licensed in Maryland and Virginia and certified supervisor in both states, Eugene Harris II believes we must be ready for service in season and out of season and that much will be required from everyone to whom much has been given. Utilizing his gift of helping and assisting others has been Eugene’s passion for a long time. He has an array of different experiences and believes effective counseling is balanced with both clinical and Christian principles. Eugene is a retired U.S. Air Force officer with over 20 year of services, where he honorably s...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD,BCBA-D
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

Hi! I am Dr. Ashley Bordelon, a licensed psychologist and Board Certified Behavior Analyst living in Oregon. I received my Master's degree in 2006 and worked as a Licensed Professional Counselor prior to working with children and families for the next decade. I returned to school for my Ph.D., which I received in 2018, at Louisiana State University. I completed my internship and post-doctoral fellowship at the Kennedy Krieger Institute and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. I am a licensed psychologist in Maryland and Oregon. My experience in diagnosis a...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Hi! My name is Kelly Williams and I am a Licensed Certified Social Worker-clinical in the state of Maryland. I have been providing mental health therapy for over 6 years and have worked with a diverse group of people of all ages. I enjoy working with adults and helping them understand what they value. I strive to provide validating, supportive and collaborative therapy to my clients. I strongly believe in recovery from mental illness and helping people develop personalized goals that help them lead fulfilling lives. I also enjoy helping my clients learn ways to ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LCAS,LCMHCS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

It is my belief that every individual is a unique and a complex being, therefore the theoretical approach taken will be based on your unique individual needs. A collaborative treatment and/or goals plan is created based on the information you provide and my assessment of your emotional, mental, physical, social, spiritual, economic, and career characteristics. I will need your continual input as we identify issues to be addressed within the counseling session. Open and honest communication between counselor and client is imperative to a successful therapeutic rela...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

Welcome I am a licensed clinical social worker with over 30 years of experience working with teens, adults, and families. Throughout my career, I have partnered with individuals and families to explore behaviors, emotions, skills, and patterns in their lives through many lenses and therapeutic styles. I have found that my honest, compassionate and straightforward personal style has allowed me to join clients and explore together where they are, where they have been and what they need to move forward as the unique individual they are. Loss, anxiety, depression, tr...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I'm a licensed psychotherapist with experience working in outpatient mental health, the United States Department of Veterans Affairs, substance abuse treatment centers and private practice. My philosophy is that therapy is more than just giving you a space to talk; therapy is about getting you results. Whether you've been feeling down, trying to figure yourself out, struggling with anxiety or working through an addiction issue, progress and relief are your ultimate goal. My focus is on helping you figure out your next step, learn the next tool, or d...

This is Shanita Burch's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSWC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 18

I believe that there is help for everyone and that progress IS success. I believe that anything worth having takes time and anything worth keeping takes patience. My goal is help you reach your goals with a systemic approach, that leads to positive outcomes. I have been in the field of Social Work for almost 20 years and I have had the pleasure of working with individuals, couples, groups, adults, seniors, teenagers, Active Duty Service Members, Veterans, clients struggling with addictions, clients struggling with grief and loss, and clients struggling with l...

This is Christine Haines's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C ,BSW Lc # 19175
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

Christine Haines earned her Masters of Social Work degree from the University of Maryland and has worked at the Allegany County Department of Social Services for many years. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW-C) in the state of Maryland. Christine's areas of expertise involve working with adults and adolescents experiencing a variety of issues such as anxiety, ADHD, substance abuse, trauma, bariatric patients, and others who are attempting to overcome life transitions. Christine and her husband, Wesley, have two children and one grandchild. They ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 24

I am licensed in Maryland with 24 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, relationship issues, & family conflicts. 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!

This is Sarah Jameson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Maryland with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. 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 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 - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Maryland, with a doctorate in clinical psychology. I've had a broad-based clinical experience helping clients with depression, anxiety, OCD, life transitions, trauma, and relationship issues. My practice is diverse and includes; all ages, and cultural identities. I also work with families in transition. I have a background in conflict resolution and mediation so I'm adept at supporting family members as they navigate difficult changes. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I see our work together as collaborative...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

I am Dr. Syed N. Kamran, I am a licensed professional therapist in the field of mental health for 30 plus years. I am currently accepting new clients. Inevitably, everyone goes through problems in life. These problems will snowball and keep bothering us if we don’t confront and address them. If you are going through psychological or emotional distress, take the first step by contacting me. Everyone faces challenges in life and it’s okay to find professional help to deal with mental health and substance abuse issues, process your feelings, or make the necessary cha...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Chevy Chase View, Maryland (Chevy Chase View, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 12

I, Winnifred Cazeau, known as “Ms. Winnie” began my career over 20 years ago after realizing helping people achieve their goals, dreams and basic needs in life is my (purpose) calling. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey. I am the owner and operator of Perfect Imperfection, LLC, “It’s not perfection, ...

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In Chevy Chase View?

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 Chevy Chase View 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 Chevy Chase View 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 Chevy Chase View or elsewhere in Montgomery or the state of Maryland.

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 Chevy Chase View 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 Chevy Chase View due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Maryland 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 Chevy Chase View and elsewhere throughout the state of Maryland 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 Chevy Chase View 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 Chevy Chase View, 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 Chevy Chase View, MD, 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 20895 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 Chevy Chase View:

20895

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.