I have a great interest in helping others with their daily life, their mental health and their relationships. I believe a therapist can be the objective support person that all people need. I believe that no one can do it alone. First and foremost is establishing a therapeutic relationship. I believe you need to have a connection with a therapist in order to build trust. I have over 15 years of counseling experience in the state of Missouri. The last 4+ years I have been working with people who have mental health diagnosis. I can help with normalizing your fe...
Greetings! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the states of WI and MO. I received my Master of Arts in Counseling from Ball State University in 1995. I have enjoyed over 16 years experience in a variety of settings. These include online therapy, community counseling, in-home therapy, in-patient treatment for eating disorders, and counseling within a correctional institution for substance-related disorders. I have helped people with a range of issues, including anxiety, trauma, attention deficit, depression, relationship issues, career issues, eating disorde...
I am a therapist licensed in the State of Missouri as an LCSW ( Licensed Clinical Social Worker). I have been a therapist for approximately 30 years working in various settings including a psychiatric hospital for almost 20 years, private practice and various mental health agencies. My specialties include treating depression, mood disorders, anxiety, phobias, anger, ADHD, relationship and self esteem issues. I have worked with individuals, couples and families. I utilize cognitive behavioral therapy with a systems approach considering structure, boundar...
Welcome! My name is Brianne Phillips. I am a Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker in the state of Kansas. I am also clinically licensed in our neighboring state of Missouri and hold the credential of a Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor. Over the past 17 years, I have spent my time as a social worker in various settings: in schools, in private practice, in a hospital, with youth in foster care, and with survivors of domestic violence. Even though the settings were all different, one thing stayed the same. Our success and challenges are influenced by our l...
I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Missouri and a Certified Anxiety-Informed Professional. I have 14 years of experience in the social work field. I've worked with clients with a variety of concerns such as self-esteem, relationship issues, paranoia and anxiety. I utilize a combination of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy, Gestalt Therapy; as well as other evidence based therapies to best suit your specific needs. I have a warm and empathetic counseling style, and am eager to assist you in solving life's challe...
Hello, my name is Brandon. I am a Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) licensed in the state of Missouri, and have over 10 years of experience helping people find their way forward through the journey of life. More important than the degrees and certifications I have, I am a person who is skilled at helping others work through challenges and experience continued self-improvement. My approach is simple and casual. Counseling doesn’t need to consist of fancy words and complicated theories. I start by listening to what is important to you, and using my skills to assist y...
Hello, my name is Michael Cotter. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and have over 7 years of professional counseling experience as well as another 8 years of paraprofessional experience in helping people achieve the change they desire. I currently work in the field of addictions and have for the past 7 years. I work not only with those who are struggling with addiction but also the other related problems it creates. This includes depression, anxiety, bi-polar, self-esteem, loneliness, abuse, stress, and family related problems. I am also a certified trauma sp...
Hello brave soul! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Missouri and have been for over four years. I have worked with many different types of issues with my clients including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, communication, LGBTQ related issues, and much more. I use a collage of different techniques that draw from many theories including Cognitive Behavioral, Dialectical Behavioral, Person Centered, Solution Focused and many more. I feel that a non biased approach to therapy with respect for all differences and unconditional positive regard is th...
Do you strive for peace? Can you imagine a world where you feel in control of your anxiety & depression? How can you learn to communicate your emotions so you truly feel heard? Therapy can be scary and frustrating whether you’re brand new or have years of experience. You need counseling where you can collaborate to make your best decisions. I have a decade of experience helping folks like you find new strategies to improve your relationships, minimize stress, and maximize control. I have experience diagnosing and treating several disorders such as bipolar, ...
Hello, I have been working with adolescents and teens for the past 5 years and in a variety of settings with adolescents and adults. I started out as a therapist working with teens from 17-21 who were incarcerated using an approach called Moral Reconation Therapy which is a process that tries to alter the way decisions are being made. I then continued my journey with the same non-profit organization working with adolescents and their families dealing with substance use, trauma, and mental health. I have been doing this for the last few years and work closely...
Hi, my name is Charles Quinn. I am a retired military soldier and a Licensed Professional Counselor. I served in the military for 25 years and have been in the field of counseling for over fifteen years. I have had great opportunities working with clients with a wide range of concerns, including anxiety, depression, relationship concerns, grief and loss, past traumatic experiences, conflict resolution, self-injury, bullying, and others issues. The modalities that I incorporate include within my sessions are Cognitive-Behavioral, Dialectical Behavior, Emotion Focu...
My name is Adam Hewitt and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker from Missouri. I have been passionate about seeing people rise above their struggles for as long as I can remember. I prefer a laid back and honest approach, which I believe is important in building a therapeutic relationship that works. I am open to working with anyone to get a good foothold in life, though recognize that trust and understanding are critical to forming a strong bond between therapist and client. As such, if I believe that someone out there can offer you more help and support than I...
My name is Tiffany Sarchett, LPC. I have a Master of Arts Degree in Counseling and I have provided mental health services for over ten years and have experience in working with substance use, depression, anxiety, and with those experiencing everyday life stressors. I also have a certification in play therapy and have experience in teaching parenting classes. I take a client centered approach and am here to assist individuals in reaching their desired goals. I look forward to working with you!
Laura L. Sternberg MA, EdS, LPC, NCC, EMDR I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Missouri. I have worked in many different capacities in mental health for about 25 years ranging from case management, Ombudsmanship as a military spouse, mentoring, psychoeducation, community counseling, crisis, and private practice. This experience has allowed me to work with a wide range of people from different walks of life, different communities, and different cultures. My experience ranges from working with anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, domestic viol...
I'm Chris Elliott, a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Missouri. I earned my Master of Social Work degree at St. Louis University. More than 20 years in the field of social work has taught me that, at some point in our lives, we all encounter events that result in traumatic experiences and it is not uncommon to be challenged by life. Life challenges us by design, so realizing that you're not ok...is ok and serves as the beginning of healing. Therapy supports healing. I recognize that engaging in therapy is a big step, so I take a versatile, but...
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Missouri. I have over 28 years of experience in outpatient, inpatient and social service settings. I enjoy working with adults facing depression, anxiety, stress, career challenges, mental health concerns, substance use, trauma, grief and loss. I working with a variety of individuals from all walks of life. I work with clients to create an open, accepting and safe environment to share thoughts, feelings and concerns without judgment. I believe in listening, building trust, and working with each client's unique...
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Master's degree in Social Work from University of Missouri-Columbia. My career in the field of social services began over 18 years ago. I have experience working with adults and children with Autism Spectrum Disorders and their families, end of life care, and medical social services. For the past 15 years my primary focus has been supporting hospice patients and their support systems during the end of life journey, bereavement support and providing grief counseling to all age groups. I believe that mental heal...
I am licensed in Missouri with 7 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, & parenting issues. I also have experience working with concentration, memory and focus (adhd). I am trained in EMDR (https://www.emdria.org/about-emdr-therapy/) and am certified in TF-CBT (https://www.nctsn.org/interventions/trauma-focused-cognitive-behavioral-therapy) and pursuing certification as a Registered Play Therapist. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feeling...
I began my addictions counseling career six years after entering recovery from alcohol/drug use, on 5/13/1982. My original counseling schooling was in Rational Emotive Therapy, which evolved into Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and led to my schooling in Narrative Therapy and Transactional Analysis. Most recently, I have become interested in Miller & Rollnick's Motivational Interviewing, Prochaska & Diclemente's Stages of Change model of behavior change, Berg & Miller's Solution-Focused Therapy, Marlatt & Donovan's relapse prevention strategies and techniques, AC...
I am licensed in Missouri with 32 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, trauma and abuse, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & career difficulties. 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.
Finding the right therapist can feel intimidating, but there are simple ways to narrow down your search for the Buffalo area; especially when you're having a hard time trying to find therapists accepting new clients.
First, research what type of therapy you’d like to pursue BEFORE trying to find a therapist or psychologist. Maybe that’s psychodynamic, cognitive behavior therapy, group therapy, family therapy, or couple’s counseling; just pick the Buffalo therapist that is right for your needs. Next consider whether the gender of your therapist matters, the types of therapy they're most experienced with, and then finally choose a therapist located near you in the city of Buffalo, or elsewhere in the Dallas county or state of Missouri.
The United States has many therapists who are comfortable charging $200 or more per session, and in some instances you might find that the average price of a therapy session in Buffalo, MO ranges from $85-$150.
Some therapists in the state of Missouri will work on a sliding scale, meaning they’ll factor in your income and charge what you can afford per session. With our therapists serving both the city of Buffalo and elsewhere throughout the state of Missouri, you can expect significantly more affordable options with sessions ranging from $60 to $90 per week (billed every 4 weeks).
Online therapists, including all those listed above (all of which are in the United States) able to work with people like you in or around Buffalo offer creative forms of communication to help people like you receive the best type of treatment for your needs.
Whether that’s via in-app messaging with your therapist, video sessions where you see you one another and talk about your problems, live chat or phone sessions, you and your therapist will find the best way to address your mental health challenges in online therapy.
So if you're dealing with things like relationship problems that could be addressed in couples therapy, you want to work with one of our experienced cognitive behavioral therapists (specializing in behavioral health), assistance with eating disorders, or support with other common mental health issues (like stress, anxiety, depression, grief, etc)... take a look at our available therapists above and find a therapist that is right for you.
One of the rewarding aspects of working with a therapist is that they are listening to your feelings. Our friends and loved ones often hear us, but they may have a hard time providing objective guidance in the way a therapist can; which can be extremely valuable due to the fact that many therapists have experience helping others through similar difficult times.
A therapist wants to support you toward a healthier emotional state, no matter what you're dealing with (including behavioral health concerns, grief, anxiety, depression or stress). In addition to developing healthier emotions, another benefit of therapy is you have a safe space to discuss problems that you may be hesitant to talk about with people in your everyday life.
Many people have sensitive topics to discuss; possibly an addiction or an issue with their relationship that they’re ashamed to speak about with their friends and/or partner. A Buffalo therapist can help you confront these kinds of issues and find ways to face them and heal.
With more than 3049 people in the city of Buffalo, MO finding a therapist can be both costly and hard to do. Our goal with the list of therapists shown above is to get you the support you need. If you’re looking for a nearby therapist close to 65622 or the surrounding zip codes (shown below), take a look at other available therapists in the popular nearby cities listed at the bottom of this page.
Both a therapist and a psychologist can help with some of the most challenging times in life. Often times, a psychologist will work along side a psychiatrist who is also a doctor in order to have medication prescribed if needed for a patient's care; but this is not always to case. At the end of the day, both mental health care professionals can provide the different types of therapy that someone needs.
So if you're looking for a professional, it's likely that one of our therapists can be of assistance and help you feel comfortable and confident with online counseling. Our counseling services will connect you with a licensed professional that is ready to work with clients like you to form a helpful therapeutic relationship.
Whether you are here looking for a a child psychologist in Buffalo, couples counseling in Buffalo, family conflict therapy in Buffalo, or a marriage counselor open to working with individuals in you area... BetterHelp can assist you, possibly in new ways that you haven't tried using technology.
Therapy with a clinical psychologist is often NOT covered by health insurance. While only some health plans in the USA cover counseling in Buffalo, this does not have to make your search for therapists in you area a challenge. The reason is our new ways of using technology like text, video, phone, and live chat options have made it easier for therapists working with individuals like you easier and much more affordable; as described above.
With that in mind, you can feel comfortable to look at the list of available therapists on our platform ready to both help and work with clients like you; all while building a healthy therapeutic relationship designed to assist you. When it comes to working with a BetterHelp therapist on our platform, it's important to keep in mind that the services offered here normally are not covered by health insurance, Medicaid or Medicare.
Therapy, aka psychotherapy and/or counseling, on the BetterHelp platform is basically the process of working and meeting with a licensed clinical psychologist online. Whether you're looking for a couples counseling session, or cognitive behavioral therapy... we have counselors that are actively working with individuals like yourself and are able to work with you.
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