Missouri is famous for its Bass Pro shops. Your life can be like a fishing trip. Sometimes, you catch the biggest fish of your life. Other times, the fish gets away, or ends up breaking your line, leaving you hopeless. 

A mental health counselor can be like the best fishing equipment money can buy. If you’re ready to make the big catch, talk to a counselor today and see where you can go with your fishing trip.

 

This is Dawn Brown's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
MA, LPC, NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 22

ABOUT ME Hi, my name is Dawn Brown. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor as well as a Board Certified Counselor and have been working in my field for more than 21 years. The bulk of my career has been spent working with individuals struggling to find themselves or may need a path to (re)discover their capabilities. This may be due to issues involving depression, anxiety or trauma. I enjoy working with individuals, couples and families, as well with people over a wide array of ages. I find that there is such a pre-conceived notion about those who may need to ...

This is Katie Andrews's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
M.Ed, LPC, LCMH
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 4

"That which stands in the way is the way." - Eckhart Tolle Hello and welcome to my profile! I am a licensed professional counselor (LPC) with four years of experience in a private practice setting, providing talk therapy to a diverse group of adults. Most people who seek my support are experiencing some form of stress in their lives. This may manifest as anxiety, depression, anger, addictive behaviors, disordered eating, grief, trauma, relationship conflict, a struggle with life transitions, and trauma. I also assist people who wish to deepen their self unders...

This is McKay Davis's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
PhD,NCC,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

My name is McKay Davis, and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in both Missouri and Georgia as well as a Nationally Certified Counselor. My specialties include addressing mood disorders, anxiety, stress, trauma, self-injurious behaviors, and substance abuse. As a counselor, I strive to develop a warm, open, and trusting relationship with my clients. Talking to a complete stranger can be terrifying, and I respect that and strive never to push my clients to discuss things they are not ready to. This is your counseling; you get to decide what you want to work on...

This is Lorrie Chafin's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
LPC,NCC,MA
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 18

Hi! I know right now you’re most likely nervous about this. You have worked up the nerve to look into it and now you may be thinking “How do I know who to pick?” Well, I consider myself a little different. I feel my job is to see your vision of your life and what you want to be healthy and happy. To make my goal to help you achieve your goal. I'm always trying to find new ways to de-stress and find some joy in life. So if you would like to travel thru therapy land with a little bit weird therapist who loves travel, spooky adventures, sci-fi, and cooking for th...

This is Gail Harris's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
MS,LPC,LCPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Eating disorders, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

I believe there are no quick fixes and that change is a continuous process. Goals are set, progress is made, and next thing you know, there is an unexpected set back. Life experience has taught me that, it is great to want to change, it is great to want to move forward, however, it is also very important to live in the here and now. I will work with you to manage expectations, manage emotions, look for something positive to hold onto to, and at the same time, examine what we can do to strive for a different future. We will partner together to delve into the past, ...

This is Lory Cosner's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 14

Congratulations on taking the first step toward the change you want to see in your life! It takes a lot of courage to make the decision to ask for help, and we all need help sometimes. I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been in the field for over 10 years. I obtained my Masters of Social Work from the University of Maryland School of Social Work in 2005. I've worked primarily in a variety of outpatient clinics as a provider, and I have also worked as a clinical coordinator for a program that assisted those who were homeless or at risk of homeles...

This is Brandon Thoma's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
MA ,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

My name is Brandon Thoma and I am a LPC originally from St. Louis, MO. I have been practicing mental health for 4 years and currently live in Augusta, GA. I received my Masters degree in Counseling from Missouri Baptist University and my Bachelor's in Psychology from Southeast Missouri State. My approach focuses on Person Centered Therapy with other effective techniques from CBT. I focus on the overall wellbeing and feelings of life fulfillment of the client. I believe that the client comes first in the therapy process and is most successful when they are met wi...

This is Kristina Guarino's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

My name is Kristina Guarino and I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I have been working in this field for about 15 years. I received my undergraduate degree in psychology in 2005 from Missouri State University and I have a minor in gender studies. I then completed my Master's in Social Work in 2008 from the University of Missouri- Kansas City. I have training in trauma informed care, substance use, depression and anxiety, and grief and loss. My counseling approach is broad and depends on what the person I'm working with is going through but I tend to have a per...

This is Leslie Gleason's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
MA,LPC,RPT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hello there! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) based in Missouri. I attended MidAmerica Nazarene University and received my masters degree in Counseling with an emphasis in Marriage, Couple, and Family. My undergrad was in Psychology. I have years of experience helping people of all ages with concerns such as anxiety, depression, PTSD, parental concerns, family and relationship issues, and much more. In addition to being an LPC I am also a Board Certified Nationally Certified Counselor. My education and experience is in all aspects of the indiv...

This is Courtney Lombard's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! My name is Courtney. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, currently residing in the Midwest. I have lived and worked as a therapist in several different major cities in the U.S. and take quite a bit of pride in the diverse set of clientele I have had the privilege of working with. When I was still in school, a supervisor told me that the most important part of counseling was the therapeutic relationship between the client and provider. I whole-heartedly agree and always keep this belief at the forefront of my work with clients. A professional yet gen...

This is Ameerah Ali's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I have been providing therapy to clients for 15 years and have been in private practice for 11 years. I have worked with adults, children and couples from all walks of life. I possess a graduate degree in professional counseling, and I use a variety of therapies including an eclectic approach, trauma- focused cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical therapy to assist my client's in reaching their goals. As a licensed psychotherapist, I also engage my clients through experiential learning exercises designed to promote self-awareness, positive self-development ...

This is Donnie Fenton's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
M.Ed,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

My name is Donnie and I have 10 years experience as a Christian Counselor in Texas. I am a licensed and ordained minister, Licensed Professional Counselor, and a National Certified Counselor. I enter every session with a non-judgmental approach and with the goal to help you to reach your goals. I have experience working with people ages 5 - 85. My career has provided me the opportunity to work in schools, correctional facilities, non- profit organizations, churches and homeless shelters. I enjoy working with people from any and every background on issues that i...

This is Chelsea Deines's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
LCSW,LSCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Clinical Social Worker, licensed in Missouri and I have been practicing Social Work for almost 12 years. I have worked in a variety of settings, including medical social work, hospice/bereavement social work, and in private practice, working with a variety of ages and various populations. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, OCD and other mood disorders. My therapeutic style is very warm and empathetic. My first goal in sessions is to make the ...

This is Diane Kohm's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
MA,LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 22

Hello and Welcome! Marriage & Family Therapists work with individuals, couples, and families. While change happens from within, we all exist in relationship – to our family of origin, our work associates, our friends, our romantic partners, and our children. We also exist in relationship to our thoughts, feelings, desires, intentions, belief systems, and higher Self. I believe we all have the capacity to lead abundant lives and have healthy relationships. As licensed therapist, I can help you build upon your own strengths and resources, releasing beliefs th...

This is Christine Brinkmann's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! If you are exploring Better Help, it is likely that you are struggling with something significant in your life. Finding the right person to help you through these challenges is very important. If you don't have a good relationship with your counselor, you won't make the progress you are hoping to achieve. I want to provide you with some information about me in order to help you decide if my experience and style is the right match for you. I have been a social worker for more than 20 years and have experience working with people from all different backgro...

This is Joel Soucie's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I have worked in many different settings with several different populations. I have worked with offenders through DFS and prison/parole operations, substance abuse facilities, mental health, facilities, and co-occurring facilities addressing. I have been through some tough life changes and things have not always gone the way that I have hoped. These experiences have allowed me to grow as a person and a counselor because it has given me some insight to the emotions that clients face on a daily basis, It has allowed me to show more empathy for the client and th...

This is ARIANNA WILLIAMS's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 8

Hello there, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Missouri with approximately 8 years of experience. My experience includes a wide array of environments. The public sector working with at-risk you and their families working to develop healthy communication patterns, safe spaces, and satisfying family relationships. In nonprofit supporting youth and their families to heal from traumatic experiences by teaching valuable skills to build a stable and healthy foundation. Then the private sector in direct client care providing group therapy to indiv...

This is Abigail  Green 's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Welcome! I'm an LPC with 18 years of experience helping couples and individuals to experience more pleasure and connection in their lives. I work with individuals who have been traumatized, helping you heal when you decide to face your truth, challenge years of silence, and are empowered to take control of your story. I also help couples who are stuck in negative interaction make changes so that they feel close and connected again. I work with couples in the LGBTQ+ community. I also work with couples who want to explore non-monogamy, open relationships, in add...

This is Danielle Day's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
MS,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 12

I believe we are all authors of our own story--my job is to help you write it. I'm a Missouri native currently living in the coastal South, but I've lived in other part of the United States, as well. I have been a licensed professional counselor since 2008, and worked with almost every imaginable population. I've also taught psychology and counseling for both undergraduate and graduate programs, so I have a rich theoretical background to draw from. Most of what I see in this type of setting is anxiety and depression, or maybe you're just having a transition or a d...

This is Amber Carlile's avatar and link to their profile
Missouri
LSCSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

My name is Amber Carlile and I am interested in working with you to help you achieve your goals. I hold a clinical social work license in both Missouri and Kansas. I worked in child welfare for two years, then with adults experiencing mental illness for four years. In all, I have about nine years of varied experience in my current field. I regularly attend training to maintain my education and have worked with folks who come from various diverse circumstances. I utilize both short term intervention styles such as Solution Focused Brief Therapy which will help ...

What Can Therapists In Missouri Help You With?

A therapist in Missouri can practice anything from marriage and family counseling to CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), and can help with depression, stress, or anxiety.

They can help you set and achieve career goals, work on current issues you may be facing, or deal with your past. Around 4029515 people are living in Missouri, and because an estimated one in four people are dealing with some form of mental illness nationally, it is likely that you or someone you know could benefit from the support of a licensed counselor.

Why Are Many Residents In The State Of Missouri Working With A Licensed Counselor?

The reasons people choose to see a psychologist vary, of course, but there are a number of reasons why starting therapy sessions on our platform can help you. Whether you live in the city of or in the Washington county, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs.

Take a look at our extensive network of counselors and online psychologists in Missouri who are ready to help you get happy!