This is Sealani Weiner's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C, MS C. Ed.
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 35

Elevator to Therapist: I feel like I have no control over what I do everyday. Therapist to Elevator: Well, you know in your line of work, you have to expect there to be ups and downs. Howdy. I’m Sealani (Branson) Weiner and I congratulate you for taking this step toward enlightening yourself to yourself. Now, to the joke. We may come to counseling with the notion that life is only hard and that each challenge is very , very, serious, and b...

This is Guileine Kraft's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Ph.D.,LCSW-C
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties
Years of Experience: 11

Life is an individual process based on individual growth and evolution. I have 10+ years of experience as a licensed Social Worker (LCSW-C) in Maryland with clients age 3 to 54 including Military Service Members and their families, both in deployed and garrison environments. I am a trusted confidant and adviser, willing to travel life’s journey through growth and evolution with each client. I have an eclectic therapeutic approach grounded in cultural self-determination and cognitive behavioral therapy. I have a PhD in Social Work and serve as an Officer in the Ma...

This is Lara Peter's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC, BC-TMH, NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Eating disorders, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Finding the right fit with a counselor matters, just like any other healthy relationship. It is of the utmost importance to feel supported and understood by your therapist; that you feel you can talk about everything and anything that you need or want to without fear of judgment. It may be helpful for you to know that I have also been the client in the therapeutic relationship and I understand the courage it takes to be vulnerable with another person. We will go at your pace in our work together so that the process is just as impactful as the destination. My na...

This is Dr. Nicholas Schweizer's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Ed.D,LCADC,LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 18

Education/Training: • Bachelor of Arts-English Literature, Loyola College, 12/93 • Master of Science Degree-Clinical Community Counseling, Johns Hopkins University, 5/00 • Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study-Substance Abuse Counseling, Johns Hopkins University, 5/00 • Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, 8/02 • Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor, 3/03 • Licensed Approved Clinical Professional Counselor Supervisor, 8/15 • Licensed Approved Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor Supervisor, 9/18 • Doctor of Education in Education ...

This is Dr. Llewellyn Cornelius's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Ph.D., LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 22

Welcome to the possibility of seeing a therapist as part of the other services you have subscribed to on this platform. During our scheduled video or phone sessions, I will be supporting your individual growth and empowerment while being present with you throughout these sessions. You will find that I have a STRONG preference for those who plan to actively engage in the counseling process as opposed to subscribing to the service, without scheduling appointments. Some of the approaches I may use in working with you include motivational interviewing, empowerment ...

This is Brianne Bearese's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, 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...

This is Jessica Williams's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Jessica utilizes techniques from various theoretical perspectives but focuses primarily on using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to address negative thinking and maladaptive behaviors that are interfering with someone living their best life. She specializes in adults struggling with anxiety and depression disorders, history of trauma, as well as women struggling with pregnancy loss and infertility. Jessica also works with couples struggling with communication, infidelity, and other concerns pertaining to marriage. She works to ensure every client feels safe and comfo...

This is (Margaret) Peggy DeCarlis's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C,LCSW,LSCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 30

I am an experienced therapist, licensed in Maryland, Missouri, and Kansas. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I am privileged to work with those who have taken the first steps toward change, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach combines strengths-based, acceptance and commitment, person-centered, cognitive behavioral, and solution-focused therapies with a strong focus on skill-building. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. I practice a type of therapy that aims to help clients accept wha...

This is Samuel Howden's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 9

I am a licensed clinical therapist in Maryland with over 10 years of experience in the field of mental health. My education includes a Masters of Social Work at Howard University, and Bachelor of Science in Family Sciences at the University of Maryland College Park. I enjoy working with a diverse group of individuals who have various levels of mental health challenges including depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, bipolar, anger management, self-esteem, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced trauma via physical or emotional abuse. My approach ...

This is Rachel Chernow's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Hi, I'm Rachel Chernow and I'm a licensed clinical counselor in Maryland since 2007. In my 10+ years as a clinical therapist, I've worked with various populations struggling with a wide variety of diagnoses, including Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar disorder, adjustment Disorder, schizophrenia, and others. I have a Master's degree in clinical counseling from Johns Hopkins University and have worked in private practice settings as well as community based settings. I believe in order to have success in therapy, the initial focus must be on the relationship. I striv...

This is Beverly Jordan's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 8 years of experience working as a psycho-counselor and play therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, OCD, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach techniques combines cognitive-...

This is Connie Angiuli's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 19

I am a therapist with 20 years experience providing trauma informed therapy to adolescents and adults. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including PTSD, depression, anxiety, sexual abuse survivor, sexual abuse perpetrator, career challenges, many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy style practical, client centered and non-judgemental. It is trauma informed meaning that i help clients make the connection between their current issues and past life experiences/challenges. In helping clients make ...

This is Natalie Summit's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,CMHC and CCMH,LMHC and LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 26

In 2019, I retired from a local Law Enforcement agency where I provided crisis intervention services to the community. It was a remarkable 20-year career helping people on "the worst day of my life." Many of those calls for service included assisting individuals and families dealing with mental illness, addiction, domestic violence, sex crimes, child and elder abuse/neglect, and death-related situations (natural, suicide, homicide, and accidental). I learned three things; people are incredibly resilient, desperate to be heard, and open to options when respect ...

This is Errin Mclendon's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I am licensed in Maryland with 4 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 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 seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

This is Laura Hilbert's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in Maryland with 15 years of professional experience in behavioral health care. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, as well as career building. I see you as the expert on your story and believe you have many strengths we can uncover to assist you in overcoming the challenges you are struggling with. I commend you for taking the first step toward a more fulfilling and happier life. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

This is Carrie O'Connor's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Hello, My name is Carrie Lee O'Connor. I am licensed in Maryland with 7 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship 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. 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'm looking forward to working together!...

This is Robyn Pavlick's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I am licensed in New Jersey with 15 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with anxiety disorders, stress and general anxiety, parenting issues, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I also have experience working with 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 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 - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am licensed in Maryland with 15 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, relationship issues, & 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 seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

This is Breona Dunlap-Griffin's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I am licensed in Maryland with 6 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, 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 seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

This is Latonya Cotton's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Mardela Springs, Maryland (Mardela Springs, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in Maryland with 12 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, & depression. 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 seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In Mardela Springs?

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 Mardela Springs 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 Mardela Springs 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 Mardela Springs or elsewhere in Wicomico 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 Mardela Springs 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 Mardela Springs 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 Mardela Springs 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 Mardela Springs 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 Mardela Springs, 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 Mardela Springs, 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 21837 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 Mardela Springs:

21837

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.