This is Ashley Becker's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPCC,CRC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

Hello, My name is Ashley and I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in Minnesota. In addition, I also hold my Certification in Rehabilitation Counseling and am a Minnesota approved supervisor. I have over 10 years of experience working with clients and patients diagnosed with mental health disorders in the capacity of an inpatient mental health setting at a hospital and on an outpatient basis at a community mental health center. I also have 8 years of experience establishing, facilitating and maintaining group therapy sessions. I have a wide range of...

This is Teri Struthers's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 22

Hello! I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with over 20 years experience providing Christian counseling services to individuals, couples and teens helping with issues such as depression, anxiety, relationship challenges and major life transitions. Additionally, my background also includes nursing, military life and teaching college level courses. My counseling style reflects a relationship focused approach utilizing Cognitive-Behavioral strategies. You will be encouraged to explore and build a deeper understanding of yourself, your strengths and...

This is Bridget Stevens-Murphy's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Hello! My name is Bridget Stevens-Murphy and I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in the state of Minnesota. I earned my Master of Social Work degree, specializing in children and families, from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2002. I have worked both domestically and internationally in a variety of settings. I am a warm, grounded listener, whose main concern is for you to feel absolutely comfortable, safe, and empowered in therapeutic work. Through conversation, reflection, and the unique relationship we build, my goal is to help you better ...

This is Dr. Patrick Mathieu's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Ph.D.,LP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

Hello. I am Dr. Mathieu, a psychologist licensed in the State of Minnesota. I have over 30 years of experience as a psychologist and therapist across a variety of clinical settings. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns and clinical issues including anxiety, depression, ADHD, parenting concerns, physical and emotional abuse issues, and self-confidence and self-esteem issues. I am eclectic in my therapeutic approaches to clinical issues and concerns. I draw on various therapy approaches including cognitive behavioral therapy, psychody...

This is Mary Hill's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 17

Hi My name is Mary K. Hill. I am a licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) in Minnesota. I have practiced in this field for over 30 years. I retired a few years ago and quickly learned I missed my work. So, I’m back to use my excellent skills and years of experience to help you move through your concerns that may be holding you back from living your best life. The lens I see life through is nonjudgmental and accepting. All these years of experience helped me learn how to work best with ALL people. I have been blessed in this area of my work which helpe...

This is Dr. Michael Keller's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Ph.D.,L.P.
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 24

I have been a practicing clinician for for over 27 years, with the majority of my experience working as a licensed psychologist in a variety of settings including major metropolitan hospital emergency rooms and mental health crisis centers, as well as in a private practice office-based setting. My education includes a Masters Degree in Counseling Psychology and a Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology. My experience also includes working with a vary wide range of populations over the years, including all age-ranges, backgrounds, and demographics. My passion is to ...

This is Doreen Vosburg's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

I have more than 20 years of experience assessing and treating adults with diverse backgrounds. This experience comes from working as a licensed professional counselor in Missouri and Texas, and as a licensed professional clinical counselor in Minnesota and North Dakota. Many of my clients benefit from treatment for depression, anxiety, trauma, and other issues. Therapy is very emotionally intimate. My clients can expect empathy and a safe, non-judgmental experience combined with evidence-based therapies. I am certified in Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocess...

This is Sharon Kuhlmann's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): RN,LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 20

Hello, My name is Sharon Kuhlmann. Thank you for checking me out. Your comfort with a therapist is so important. For the past 20 years, my clients have shared their thoughts, feelings, experiences, and their hopes and dreams with me. They have confessed their indiscretions, explored love and relationships, worked through childhood traumas and improved their mental health. I invite you to share your needs with an senior therapist with many hours of “couch time.” I owned and operated a private practice of counseling, now I have an opportunity to offer my expert...

This is Mary Christian's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 25

I believe the right fit is extremely important in choosing a therapist. I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), with 25 + years of experience working in a variety of settings. My academic studies were completed at St. Cloud State University with undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Communication and a Master’s degree in Community Counseling. My work experience includes private practice therapist, hospital emergency department clinician, college counselor, mental health insurance case manager, adoption supervisor, trauma therapist, hospice ...

This is Dr. Lisa Keller 's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Psy.D.,LP,LPCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 25

I specialize in anxiety, autism, obsessive compulsive and perfectionism. I've completed EMDR training and Trauma Level I & II certifications; I rely on the methodologies of CBT, DBT, and Reality Therapy - though use other interventions methods as necessary for client growth. I am versed in American Indian evidence based interventions/treatments. I am certified as a Domestic Violence group leader (Phoenix Program Duluth). I enjoy: creating, traveling, and spending time with my husband, children and grandchildren Personal Strengths: Motivator, Innovative,...

This is Dr. Jesiah Ahlemeier's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LICSW, DSW, MSW
Therapy Specialties: Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 3

As a Doctor of Social Work and LICSW practitioner, I am engaged in advanced leadership and clinical research exploration for application to complex grief and trauma processing of multi-cultural community members. I use clinical training, expressive arts and cross-disciplinarian experience to affect positive change for stressed individuals, family systems and organizations. My goal is to reduce racial, emotional, and economic disparities as well as to promote stability, tolerance, empathy, and self-discovery. I spent eight years traveling globally and living in c...

This is Amy  Thorson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW ,LICSW,LADC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) and Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) with over 10 years of experience. I have worked in Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Minnesota in a variety of settings, including residential and outpatient treatment centers. Minnesota is where I call home. I currently work as a clinical director for a mental health and chemical dependency residential treatment center in Minnesota. I received my Bachelor of Arts from the University of Northern Iowa in 2007, majoring in psychology and then received my LADC ...

This is Gail Pedersen's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 28

I am licensed in Minnesota with 28 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, 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 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 - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Minnesota with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety & depression. I have also been trained in Trauma Informed Care. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. It takes courage to 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.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Parenting issues, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I am licensed in Minnesota with 6 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, lgbt-related issues, coping with grief and loss, & parenting issues. 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 - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am licensed in Minnesota with 3 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, and relationship issues. 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.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

I am licensed in Minnesota with 7 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & 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.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Therapy Specialties: Grief, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 14

I am licensed in Minnesota with 14 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with grief and loss and life's changes. 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 - Medicine Lake, Minnesota (Medicine Lake, MN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 17

I am licensed in Minnesota with 17 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, psychosis, body-focused repetitive behaviors, and coping with life changes. My practice is person-centered, which means that I attempt to meet people where they are, without judgment, and attempt to understand their goals and the barriers they face in achieving them. By helping my patients discover and leverage their strengths, and to recognize and compensate for their weaknesses, I endeavor to enable...

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Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In Medicine Lake?

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 Medicine Lake 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 Medicine Lake 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 Medicine Lake or elsewhere in Hennepin or the state of Minnesota.

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 Medicine Lake 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 Medicine Lake due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Minnesota 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 Medicine Lake and elsewhere throughout the state of Minnesota 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 Medicine Lake 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 Medicine Lake, 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 Medicine Lake, MN, 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 55441 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 Medicine Lake:

55441

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.