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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

My name is Dr. Elizabeth Nyang. I have a masters degree in counseling from Seton Hall University and a doctorate degree in counseling psychology from the American School of Professional Psychology. I work with clients (adults and adolescents) that have issues with mental health and/ life issues. I accept clients with depression, anxiety, problems at work, problems within the family, mood disorders, and adjustment issues. I use a cognitive behavioral approach and Gestalt techniques integrated with meditation and tai chi to help clients gain insight into the root ca...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC ,LCADC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Grief, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

Congratulations on taking the first step toward a life change! It's not easy to ask for help and I applaud your decision to do something different in your life. I look forward to taking this journey with you. I earned my Master's and Bachelor's Degrees in Counseling Psychology from Towson University. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, National Certified Counselor, and a Licensed Addictions Counselor. My experience and training have been in addictions counseling, community mental health with adults and teens, and in school counseling with children ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, EdS, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 14

I am a professional counselor, currently only taking clients living in Maryland. I hold a Master of Arts and Education Specialist degree in Professional Counseling. I have been working with individuals and families for over 8 years now in a variety of mental health settings. With each client, I utilize a strength-based, humanistic counseling perspective to help empower you to meet your goals, overcome any struggles you might be experiencing, and solve problems in healthy ways. By utilizing a strength-based approach in combination with teaching the powerful techniq...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Ph.D.
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 25

Hello, and thank you for visiting my profile! My name is Dr. Chad Nelson, and I am a Licensed Psychologist in the state of Maryland. Following my internship and fellowship at The University of Maryland School of Medicine, I have been in practice for the past 23 years. I work with children, adolescents, adults, and families with a variety of presenting symptoms, including anxiety, mood, attention, organization, motivation, school performance, work performance, and athletic performance. My primary therapeutic approach is cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT). Wit...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

Thank you for checking out my profile and I hope to take you on the next steps on your journey to healthier thinking. I am a clinical social worker licensed in Maryland with over 15 years of experience in the field from community organizing to counseling. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, and coping with life changes. I specialize in aging, but enjoy working with all populations. First and foremost my approach is to listen and make sure you are heard. Clients often appreciate ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC
Therapy Specialties: LGBT, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LCPC) and am a Certified Dialectical Behavioral Therapist (C-DBT) with Evergreen. I received my Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Marymount University in Arlington, VA. My focus in the counseling relationship is on promoting growth and healing by exploring the role of individual identity, coping strategies, support systems, and trauma in your life. I hope to help you find meaning, achieve personal goals, engage in healthy relationships, and confront past hurtful or painful experiences. No matter...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

Theresa Huffines, LCSW-C, is a strengths-based, solution-focused therapist who is dedicated to empowering others, improving their personal growth, life skills, decision making when faced with life challenges, and overall emotional regulation through therapeutic evidenced-based treatment modalities. She is passionate about working with young adults, couples, and geriatric clientele. A graduate of Regent University and Salisbury University, she earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology in 2011 and Masters of Social Work in 2013. Theresa’s experience includes i...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Hi! My name is Angelica Taylor and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Maryland. I graduated with my Master’s in Social Work from Temple University in 2014 and have had the opportunity to work with individuals of all ages across a wide variety of settings. I approach my work with clients using a client-centered and humanistic lens, where the client is the driver and I am in the passenger seat helping them along. It is of utmost important that the client and myself are working together to assist in achieving ones best self. I specialize in anx...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC,LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

I am a seasoned and compassionate therapist licensed in Washington, DC. I have worked in the mental health field for over 14 years. I have a passion for helping others improve their overall wellbeing and have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, substance use, parenting issues, career challenges, neglect, physical abuse, trauma, and more. I have also worked with individuals who were formerly incarcerated. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with dignity and respect. My approach...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! My name is Alex Jeffery. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) who is passionate about helping my clients along their healing journey. Whether you have suffered significant trauma or are just feeling stuck I’m here to help you move forward. I earned my Bachelors Degree from Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York. After working at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill then abroad in China I went back to school and earned my Masters Degree from The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina. I am now a Licensed Mental Health...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in the state of Maryland. I have over thirty years experience serving in the mental health field in a variety of settings, including as a trauma and crisis counselor in the Emergency Room. I believe when seeking a therapist for yourself or a loved one, it is imperative to find a therapist who you can develop a trusting relationship. I focus on individualized needs, as no two client situations are alike. I strive to  approach care in a genuine and compassionate way that inspires hope, dignity, and success.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 16

Welcome! I am so glad you have reached out for support. It is not always easy to do. I believe that just acknowledging need and asking for help, shows great strength. I encourage you to take your time in selecting a therapist. It is highly important to the success of your therapy to work with someone with whom you feel a connection. None of us humans connect with everyone, and that is ok. The purpose of this profile, is not to try to sell you on me, rather to inform you of my education, experience, and style as a therapist. I am a clinical social work...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed clinical professional counselor (LCPC) licensed in Maryland. I have worked with clients in various life stages. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, family issues, and ADHD. My therapy style is warm and client-centered. I believe in treating anyone with respect and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It takes courage to seek a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards change. If you are read...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-C,MAC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Beginning therapy for the first time or resuming after a break can be nerve-racking, exciting and overwhelming. It can bring up anxiety, but can also bring a welcome sense of relief knowing a start has been made. Finding the right fit with a therapist can be challenging. I am hopeful I can provide answers to determine if I would be a helpful fit. I am a Licensed Certified Social Worker – Clinical (LCSW-C) with an additional certification in Addiction Counseling (MAC) based in Maryland. I have 13 years of experience helping others who are struggling with a wide ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, 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 - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW,LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 21

**Please note- I offer phone sessions only at this time. If you are looking for video or messaging only, please chose the "Switch Counselor" option at this time. *** I am a Clinical Social Worker with over 20 years of experience providing therapy to individuals, families, and groups. I received my Master’s degree in Social Work from Fordham University and I have extensive training and experience in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and aging/ end of life issues. I believe that people are capable of change and healin...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Florida, Maryland, and DC with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy related issues, & coping with life changes. I work with couples to repair trust, improve communication, and strengthen their emotional intimacy with each other. I help my clients 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 is not easy and I am proud of y...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am licensed in Maryland with 7 years of professional work experience, ranging from medical social work (Emergency Dept and Shock Trauma @ University of Maryland Medical Center), to working with children from rural populations, to focused support and intervention (mainly psychotherapy) with US military Veterans. Military populations are a specialty area for me. My experience as a therapist has focused on addressing trauma, depression and anxiety. It also includes working in the areas of attachment styles, ego strengthening, Jungian concepts, and personality styl...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, 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, depression, coping with addictions, relationship issues, & trauma and abuse. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Sharpsburg, Maryland (Sharpsburg, MD)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in Maryland and Florida with 12 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with grief and loss, anger management, & 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.

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

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 Sharpsburg 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 Sharpsburg 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 Sharpsburg or elsewhere in Washington 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 Sharpsburg 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 Sharpsburg 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 Sharpsburg 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 Sharpsburg 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 Sharpsburg, 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 Sharpsburg, 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 21782 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 Sharpsburg:

21782

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.