This is Miranda Myers's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC,CRC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 4

Hello! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Missouri with over 4 years of experience. I have worked with individuals with a wide variety of concerns including anxiety, depression, social concerns, life transitions and changes, Autism Spectrum Disorder, ADHD, and self-harm behaviors, to name a few. I tend to use a person centered and strengths based approach with clients, and rely on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy techniques and principles. I want to work as a partner with you in addressing concerns and allow you a place to process concerns wit...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 10

I am a licensed professional counselor licensed in Missouri. I have been in the mental health field for over 10 years gaining experience with many populations struggling with a vast array of issues. I have worked with individuals and families struggling with anxiety, family conflict, relationship issues, intimacy issues, addiction, depression, motivation, and self-esteem. I believe in being warm and compassionate with all my clients. I am very open minded, there will be no judgment on my end. I am solution focused and strength focused. I lean towards using cognit...

This is Kathy Coleman's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC, NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, currently pursuing a PhD in Christian Counseling and Psychology. I have over 12 years’ experience working with clients with a wide range of concerns. The approach I use allows the freedom to combine different proven therapeutic methods specific to the individual(s) experience, CBT, DBT, and Temperament Therapy which is a biblical approach to understanding mankind and our unique needs. You can achieve balance, experience hope, and realize personal achievement through positive change and renewed focus. The therapeutic proce...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,CCDP-D,MARS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

My name is Ellen Levine and I am a therapist specializing in co-occurring disorders, mental health and substance use treatment. I have been working in the co-occurring field for 20 years in a community mental health and substance use agency. I am a 2001 graduate of St. Louis University, Master of Social Work. I have my LCSW and also carry credentials for substance use disorders, CCDP-D, including an understanding of Medication Assisted Treatment. I use a warm personable style that is free of judgement. I have enjoyed working in community mental health....

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 11

Hello and welcome to Better Help. My name is Judy Hadley and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Missouri, U.S.A. I have worked in this field for 13 years assisting clients with multiple concerns and conditions. I utilize components of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) which not only helps clients during therapy but gives them lifelong tools to address difficulties, Dialectical Skill, and Supportive therapy. I am not trained to work with trauma. Our initial work will involve you identifying problem areas in your life and the goals you wou...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC, LCMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties
Years of Experience: 18

Traci Klasing, MA, LPC, LCMHC has been in the psychology and educational fields for 20 years. Traci is warm and engaging and has the desire to help her clients meet their needs. Her approach involves getting to know her clients and helping them move forward in their lives in areas that may need strengthening. She believes in a collaborative relationship where she and the client are both involved in goal-setting. Traci has experience working with people experiencing anxiety, depression, life changes, parenting issues and career issues. In addition to her mental...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 40

Hello, I am Dr. Bard Schatzman, Licensed Psychologist in both Missouri and Arizona. I have worked for many decades as a Licensed Psychologist providing mental health services to individuals, couples, families & groups of all ages. Mental health issues have ranged from life adjustments, developmental and parenting issues, to severe mental disorders. Issues presented and concerns may focus on substance usage, relationships, feeling depressed, anxious, lonely, fearful, traumatized, self-doubting, etc. My approach to counseling is interactive, a therapeutic allia...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.Ed,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 10

Hello, my name is Tammy and I have been a Licensed Professional Counselor for 13 years. I have been fortunate in working with people of all ages and with various life experiences. My area of skills includes anger and conflict management, interpersonal issues, peer relationships, stress management, marital issues, and school related issues. Throughout my career I have worked with families that are experiencing stress or conflict, couples who are struggling with interpersonal conflict, and individuals. I practice Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Solution Focused The...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW, LCSW, EDD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

My name is Julie Downs and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Missouri. I earned my Masters Degree from the University of Missouri/Columbia in 2000. I earned my Certification from the University of Indiana in career counseling in 2012. I have worked in various settings over the past 26 years that include outpatient mental health and private practice settings serving children, families, and adults. I have also worked in educational settings from higher education to elementary and secondary education. My areas of expertise include trau...

This is Terry Hasenzahl's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

Hello and welcome! I am a marriage and family therapist licensed in Missouri and Nevada with 20 years of experience working with individuals, couples, and families. My therapy style is warm, caring, and engaging while striving to provide a safe environment for clients to find the help and support they need to make positive changes. I am passionate about building strong, trusting, and judgement-free relationships and working collaboratively with clients so they can begin to live more peaceful, fulfilling, authentic, and healthy lives. Are you feeling alone,...

This is Christopher Massey's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with four years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, stress, relationship issues, parenting problems, addictions, and other mental health diagnoses. I have also helped many people who have experienced trauma, abuse, and neglect in their life. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, dignity, empathy, and compassion, and I do not believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach combines cognit...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.Ed.,L.P.C.
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 16

I have been an adult, adolescent and couples therapist for the past 15 years. I have experience working with clients through periods of loss, grief, depression, anxiety, relationship conflict, family of origin trauma, infidelity and other life struggles. Over time, I have come to believe that therapy isn't just a service that is offered to fix a problem, it is an invitation into a fuller existence as we experience the pain and joy of life. It is a way of being. I intend to live my life with ever growing consciousness and awareness and I hope to support you as y...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Anger management, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Missouri. I have 30 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 stre...

This is Jennifer Vandivort's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! I am a licensed clinical social worker in Missouri and I have worked in a variety of settings including residential, medical and private case management. While in those settings, I have worked with clients who were experiencing a wide range of concerns from depression, anxiety and panic disorders, substance abuse, physical and emotional abuse, domestic violence, families navigating difficult dynamics within the home, parental concerns re: to children who are diagnosed with emotional or behavioral issues, to families coping with aging parents and medical de...

This is Rachel Jones's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 18

You are courageous for taking this step to better your mental health. I have been serving our community as a Licensed Professional Counselor for 18 years. I enjoy helping people overcome depression, anxiety, grief, and life changes through my eclectic approach including Cognitive Behavioral, Solution Focused, Rational Emotive, Client Centered, Brief Focused, and Behavioral Modification Therapies. Through developing skills to process grief, increase mood, or navigate life changes, I find happiness as you reach your mental health goals. Outside of the office, my pa...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

Over the past 13 years my work as a Psychotherapist, has guided clients through their personal healing journeys on communication issues, substance abuse recovery, and trauma. I'm dedicated to teaching clients healthy coping skills, healing from past and current life tribulations, while discovering the healthiest adaptation of themselves. Since 2008, I have provided a number of specialized therapeutic services to those dealing with challenging life experiences. While going above and beyond to help them through all their obstacles. ​ I obtained my Bachelors of ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am licensed in Missouri with 15 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, trauma and abuse, & bipolar disorder. 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. 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 - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am licensed in MO and WA with 15 years of professional work experience. I have a background in helping clients with stress and anxiety, parenting issues, motivation, goal-setting, self-esteem, and confidence. I also have experience working with 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 a more fulfilling and happier life and 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 - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Kansas and Missouri , and I am qualified to supervise licensure candidates in Missouri . I have experience in helping clients with anxiety, grief, adjustment, career issues, & depression. I believe in treating all clients with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. It takes courage to begin working toward change, and I am here to support you in that journey.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Republic, Missouri (Republic, MO)
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 6

I am licensed in Missouri with 6 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, family conflicts, recovering from violent injuries, coping with community violence & 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. 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.

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

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 Republic 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 Republic 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 Republic or elsewhere in Greene or the state of Missouri.

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 Republic 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 Republic due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Missouri 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 Republic 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 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 Republic 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 Republic, 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 Republic, MO, 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 65619 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 Republic:

65619, 65738, 65802

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.