This is Farah Westbrook's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC,LPC,LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

Thank you for taking the time out to view my profile. Finding the right therapist to meet your individual needs is a very important step and I am hopeful that I will be able to assist you. I find great passion in assisting my clients in meeting and surpassing their full potential. After I obtained my Bachelors degree in Psychology, I continued my education and received a Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. I am licensed in multiple states, a National Certified Counselor, a Certified Clinical Supervisor, a Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatmen...

This is Aliya Mullins's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC,LCADC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

My name is Aliya. I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and a Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Through my 10+ years as a professional counselor I’ve worked with victims of trauma, persons with addictions, and individuals who have struggled with life-long anxiety and depression. My experience has taught me that every problem has a solution. I work with my clients to empower and enlighten. Whether through individual therapy, family therapy, couples counseling, or group therapy we tackle each challenge with a sense of purpose and hope that t...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): EdD,LPC,LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

I am a licensed professional counselor with a Masters Degree in Counseling from Virginia Tech, a Post-Master’s Certificate in Counselor Education from the University of Maryland, and a Doctorate in Higher Education from Morgan State University. My passion for the mental health fields comes from being a part of a person’s journey of transformation, from the beginning point of confusion and frustration to the end goal of direction and confidence. It is truly a privilege to witness my clients’ discovery process as they identify their definition of success and move fo...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

Greetings, I am a licensed clinical professional counselor in the state of Maryland. My experience includes over one decade of assisting persons related to career difficulties, the loss of a loved one to suicide, the loss of sight and sound, life changes (planned and unplanned), criminal justice involvement (including sex offenses), moving forward after being a victim of a crime, caring for elderly parents as well as loved ones of all ages who have special needs. In addition, I am experienced in assisting persons who have the Highly Sensitive Person (HSP) trait/ S...

This is Michael Misterka's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management
Years of Experience: 15

As a therapist my goal is to assist people with making practical changes in their lives. Making therapeutic progress can alleviate suffering and increase satisfaction with life but the process can be a painful journey especially when family of origin or significant others are involved. The counseling strategies I use are a mix of developmental, psycho-dynamic, cognitive, reality therapy and experiential practices. The heart of my effort is client centered and client motivated. I encourage authentic discussion about these strategies and value decision making ...

This is Carol-Ann Cerkan's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): NCC,LPC,LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 18

Trust is what is vital to a healthy therapeutic relationship and I work very hard to build that with my clients. Seeking counseling is one of the most courageous steps towards living your best life possible and I would like to help you on that journey. I am driven by the desire to help people through their difficult times and emotional issues they are facing. We will work together to develop an individualized path to help you through and feel better! I have had the opportunity to work with many different populations and have experiences in various emotional is...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,LCPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Welcome I am a mental health counselor with more than 7 years experience working with individuals of diverse socioeconomic backgrounds. My focus is to help you develop skills and strategies to address marriage and relationship issues, lifestyle challenges, depression, anxiety, mood disorders, addiction and addictive tendencies. My counseling style is integrative and geared towards empowering each individual with self-discovery and self-correction skills. Integrative therapists don’t subscribe to any one therapeutic approach. Instead, they treat each client as an...

This is Heather McQuay's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 11

I am appreciative that you took the time to read my page. I am a Licensed Certified Social Worker-Clinical (LCSW-C) in the state of Maryland. I have over 20 years of experience working in the human services field and over 10 years working as a licensed therapist. During my experience, I have worked with individuals suffering from anxiety, depression, grief & loss, mood disorders, etc. I specialize in working with those that have a history of trauma (child & adult). I believe in a person-centered approach where those that I work with feel a sense of respec...

This is Karl Kaliher's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): NCC,LCPC,LPCMH
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am a professional counselor licensed in Delaware and Maryland with over 15 years of experience as an individual, couples, and family therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of diagnoses including depression, bipolar d/o, anxiety d/o's, adhd, ocd, PTSD, gender dysphoria, and substance use d/o's. I also have experience working with clients with a wide range of concerns, including relationship, parenting, and family issues; diversity, equity, and inclusion concerns; LGBTQ+ concerns; and academic, occupational, financial, and housing concerns. ...

This is Felicia Cowser's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a licensed clinical professional with over 10 years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges and life change. I have helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. I will help you embrace your individual identity while making positive life changes. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity and compassion. I don't believe in stigmat...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Maryland who has been in the field for 15 years partnering with adults seeking help with depression, anxiety, anger management, life transitions, women’s issues and relationship issues. I have worked in correctional, outpatient, and community settings. I completed my Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Towson University and received my Master of Science in Applied Psychology - Counseling from the University of Baltimore. I utilize relational, collaborative, strength based, cognitive behaviora...

This is Jodi Cook's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): NCC,LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 3

I am School Counselor by day, and a licensed counselor in Maryland. I specialize in working with middle school students and their families. The students I work with come from various backgrounds, and deal with issues including anxiety, depression, stress, difficult family lives, trauma, social issues, and school related issues. I believe that, with the help of their support systems, both children and adults can effectively work through many different issues they may face, and become successful, productive, positive members of society. People need to be hear...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MBA,MSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Thank you for visiting my site and taking the first step toward self-care. My name is Rosemary Anderson, licensed clinical social worker in Maryland (primary), North Carolina and District of Columbia. I hold an MBA, MSW, and I have worked professionally for over 25 years in a variety of settings; schools, courts, military, public health, business, non-profit and for-profit agencies. My practice focuses on helping clients who are experiencing significant life changes and stressors restore, renew, and begin again to feel happier and healthier emotionally. I am e...

This is Dr. Alissa Putman's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD,Licensed Psychologist
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

It takes courage to seek out therapy and my goal is to create a space where you will feel safe, trusted and supported to explore what is important to you. I will work empathically and collaboratively with you by seeking to understand what is going well and areas which you would like to change. Drawing from principles of positive psychology and executive coaching, I will work with you to set goals to help you move forward in areas where you might feel stuck. I believe that one of the most important aspects of therapy is fit/rapport with your therapist. Therefore, ...

This is Dr. Meg DePasquale's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 26

I am licensed in Maryland with 25 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. 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 Gisele Thompson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 30

I am licensed in Maryland with 30 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, parenting issues, & depression. 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.

This is Lauren Williams's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Welcome. I am a licensed clinical professional counselor (LCPC). I obtained my M.S. from McDaniel College and B.A. from UMCP. I have an extensive clinical background servicing individuals within a school, hospital, and private practice setting. I service the community at large with compassion, empathy, patience, and excellence. I have experience in helping clients with anxiety, depression, grief, relationship issues, motivation, low self esteem, stress management, and career transitions. I create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be...

This is JoAnn McKinney's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in Florida with over 10 years of experience working as a psychotherapist, mental health, and substance misuse counselor. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, PTSD, relationship issues, parenting challenges, career issues, OCD, ADHD, and dual diagnoses. I have also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional setbacks. My counseling style is warm, welcoming, and supportive. I engage everyone in a respectful, affirming claim and nonjudgmental wa...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am Nwando, MSW, LICSW, LCSW-C; an Independent / Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Therapist, with a Master's Degree in Social Work. I offer a safe, warm, therapeutic, judgement free space for Adults (18+) and Elders (65+). My strengths lie with listening (actively), client engagement, support, processing your feelings and empowering you to overcome, heal and thrive. With the use of Mindfulness, CBT, Solution Focused Therapy, Strength Based Therapy, Supportive Therapy, Humanistic and Client - Centered approaches, we will work on your specific goal(s) with the...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Cottage City, Maryland (Cottage City, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I am a licensed clinical social worker in Maryland and Colorado with 6 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, depression, & coping with life changes. 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 sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

Having a hard time selecting a mental health professional in Cottage City? (How we can help)

Finding the right therapist can feel intimidating, but there are simple ways to narrow down your search for the Cottage City area; especially when you're having a hard time trying to find therapists accepting new clients.
 
First, research what type of therapy you’d like to pursue BEFORE trying to find a therapist or psychologist. Maybe that’s psychodynamic, cognitive behavior therapy, group therapy, marriage and family therapy, or couple’s therapy; just search 'therapist near me in Cottage City' and find the one that is right for your needs. Next consider whether the gender of your therapist matters, the types of therapy they're most experienced with, and then finally choose a therapist located near you in the city of Cottage City, or elsewhere in the Prince George's county or state of Maryland.
 
Mental health professionals that have a private practice or provide therapy services for professional counseling can help improve healthy relationships and communication skills whether that be working through life's obstacles and life issues in couples counseling, changing negative thinking patterns, or just providing a listening ear. Verified Cottage City therapists can provide licensed marriage counseling, compassionate counseling, tailor to individual needs (such as discussing healing, children, or other adults), and will help create a therapeutic relationship as a National Certified Counselor. Verified Cottage City counselors help adults with healing (from physical ailments such as chronic pain, as well as mental illness).


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

The United States has many therapists who are comfortable charging $200 or more per session, and in some instances you might find that the average price of a therapy session in Cottage City, MD ranges from $85-$150.
 
Some therapists in the state of Maryland will work on a sliding scale, meaning they’ll factor in your income and charge what you can afford per session. With our therapists serving both the city of Cottage City 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 4 weeks).


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

Online therapists, including all those listed above (all of which are in the United States) able to work with people like you in or around Cottage City offer creative forms of communication to help people like you receive the best type of treatment for your needs.
 
Whether that’s via in-app messaging with your therapist, video sessions where you see you one another and talk about your problems, live chat or phone sessions, you and your therapist will find the best way to address your mental health challenges in online therapy. You can work through various symptoms, disorders or condition, and even get a diagnosis from the comfort of your own home. 
 
So if you're dealing with things like relationship problems that could be addressed in couples therapy, you want to work with one of our experienced cognitive behavioral therapists (specializing in behavioral health), assistance with eating disorders, or support with other common mental health issues (like work stress management, anxiety, depression, grief, etc)... take a look at our available therapists above and find a individual or marriage and family therapist that is right for you.
 
Counseling services, wellness services, online therapy, relationship counseling, and individual counseling through a licensed therapist can help treat postpartum depression, feeling lost or feeling stuck, difficult relationships, and helping people live their best lives. If you're looking for a therapist, Cottage City has many professionals who provide client centered individual counseling both in person and through online therapy. Gain more insight into in your life than you would through an eclectic approach or motivational interviewing. In Cottage City, therapy is easily accessible and just a click away. A clinical psychologist, licensed psychologist, or board approved supervisor can help you develop new coping strategies through modern therapy, therapeutic services, and a holistic approach.


How to know if therapy is right for you?

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

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

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

With more than 1368 people in the city of Cottage City, MD finding a therapist can be both costly and hard to do. Our goal with the list of therapists shown above is to get you the support you need. If you’re looking for a nearby therapist close to 20722 or the surrounding zip codes (shown below), take a look at other available therapists through nearby cities listed at the bottom of this page.

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Take some time to learn more about our therapists and counselors to clearly understand our services. If you have questions for us, please reach us on our contact page or send an email to contact@betterhelp.com.

Emergency Situations:

If you are experiencing a crisis or any other person may be exposed to danger due to an issue that is an emergency - don't use this site's online services. Verified Cottage City therapists can help women, children, and young adults, as well as anyone experiencing a crisis or emergency.

If you need Domestic Violence support, please contact The National Domestic Hotline at 1-800-799-7233

If you need Substance Abuse support, please contact the Substance Abuse and MH Services Administration at 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

If you need Sexual Abuse support, please contact the Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network at 1-800-656-4673

Call the 24 hour National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at +1 (800) 273-8255 or 911 which can provide you with immediate help for an emergency call or visit the nearest emergency room.

Other zip codes that the counselors near or around Cottage City, Maryland can serve:

20722

Some other commonly asked questions can be found below:

How do I know I should get a therapist?
 
Modern therapy and psychotherapy have many benefits, regardless of the resources you may or may not have, or a service you have received in the past. The connection between brain, body and behavior is what effects everything in your life and therapy can help you see results in improving your attention and reaction to a specific thing. Whether it be someone wanting to learn more about their own mind and patterns, or specific situations in terms of well-being and friend struggles, searching for a 'therapist near me' or a 'therapist near Cottage City' can help you find a counselor near you or the closest locator to any counselors and psychiatrists. 
 
How much does a therapist cost?
 
Therapist prices differ, and one good way to learn more is by looking up "therapists around me" or "Cottage City's therapists" to learn about prices in your city or state, and who takes health insurance. You can also specify for a male or female counselor, or anything specific you're looking for in regards to money and therapy options and what might be an eco-friendly option.
 
How do I see a therapist for the first time?
 
One great way to prep for your first therapy session is by reading a lot of information on therapy-- articles by an author or experts on therapy can help you study some tips or a specific example of what to pay attention to in your first appointment. In fact, one great example of a case of someone with a great level of expertise who has written about therapy is the book Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb. Learning about the tools to tackle life challenges and the importance of putting in the effort in therapy sessions will help you make the most of the opportunity and potential self-discovery journey.
 
Should I go to therapy if I feel fine?
 
While you may look fine on the outside or through your instagram, that doesn't always mean we feel fine 100% of the time. A therapist can help you gain power over your life and emotions and be a helping hand and trusted source while you navigate day-to-day experiences and small growth opportunities. Gaining a new perspective on yourself through various therapies can help you improve your self-esteem, work through values and relationships (such as with your parents), and overall gain a better sense of the world and how you see it. The success you may find through therapy is dependent on your process, if you are in-office or out-of-office, as well as who your provider is, what medication you are on, what fear you have, etc.
 
People also go to therapy for very specific things such as bullying, getting diagnosed with autism, wanting to learn mindfulness, having a specific nature or "spirit" they want to nurture and work on, trouble with office workers, phobia of doctors, and any other principles they are interesting in working through.
 
Is crying in therapy a breakthrough?
 
While for some crying in therapy might not be the normal, for others who perhaps experience mood disorders or even schizophrenia, crying could be a natural occurrence in each session. The groups you are in, the adolescents memories and experiences you've had, and the education you've received can all play a role into your emotions and emotional state throughout therapy.
 
Are therapists worth it?
 
We are all on a different path with our life, as each human is unique in the advice they want (or don't want) in areas of their life. Therapists, however, have the ability to help you find your potential through re-training your mind through methods such as CBT, or you can see a SEP (Somatic Experiencing Professional). For example, a number of patients who are battling sleep insomnia, difficulty with medications, troublesome behaviors, or overuse of drugs or alcohol have found help for their disorder through online therapy and telehealth. Many studies outline the risk in addition to the reward of seeing providers and specialists virtually, and overall the reviews show that the availability and areas of expertise from online therapists make it feel like they are on your team, and are a positive addition to your life.
 
Do therapists judge you?
 
The separation and boundaries between you and a therapist make it so that therapists are never there to judge you-- they are there to help you work through coping mechanisms, self-understanding, various stresses, and how your beliefs might impact your decisions and lifestyle. 
 
How much does a therapist cost near Cottage City, Maryland?
 
Each therapist might differ per state, but BetterHelp offers therapy throughout the US in many cities- including, but not limited to: New York, Los Angeles, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, San Diego, Philadelphia, Miami, Chicago, Boston, Phoenix, Baltimore, Indianapolis, Las Vegas, Washington, DC, Tampa, League City, Seattle, Detroit, Orlando, Atlanta, and even University of Houston. You can also search states by their state code (such as MD or AZ) to find more on specific cities in the state. Having access to clinical psychology over zoom can open doors to another modality, such as in-app messaging. The scale of price and plan may differ with each area code, but BetterHelp's main belief is that therapy should be accessible wherever, whenever.
 
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