Mississippi is known for its river boats. Your life can be like a boat. Your boat can drift across the water without a care, or there could be many leaks you need to patch before you sink.

A counselor can be the patches you need to get your boat running again. Talk to a counselor and ride your boat without worry. 

 

This is Amy Baucum's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

Hello! My name is Amy Baucum, and I am a practicing Licensed Certified Social Worker in Mississippi. Throughout my practice thus far, I have worked with adults of varying ages and life stages through a wide variety of issues and life situations with the goal of improving well-being and overall functioning. My passionate desire is to offer a safe space, an objective perspective, an unbiased heart and mind, and trained skills and knowledge to work through whatever you're wanting to work through. This therapeutic journey can be beautiful and life-changing, and I look...

This is Amy Bichsel Pacheco Piña 's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LSCSW,CAGCS,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

You have taken the courageous first step to feeling better! I am so grateful you are here. BetterHelp is for individuals, 18 years and older. My name is Amy Bichsel Pacheco Piña and I am a Master's Level Clinical Social Worker (LSCSW) and a Certified Advanced Grief Counseling Specialist (CAGCS). I graduated from the University of Nebraska-Omaha in 2008 and began working in a community mental health center with individual who were struggling with an array of concerns like depression, anxiety, trauma, PTSD, adjustment, addiction, just to name a few. My ther...

This is Aislin Jayroe's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
MS, LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

My name is Aislin Boler Jayroe, and I am a graduate of Mississippi College with a Master's degree in Mental Health Counseling. I have worked for 5 years as a counselor and 3 of those years as a licensed professional counselor. I am currently employed as a full-time clinician in a private practice setting. I completed supervision and testing requirements to obtain my LPC in the state of Mississippi. I'm currently working toward completing a specialist degree in play therapy from Ole Miss. I use a person-centered approach with my clients meaning I meet people ...

This is Alecia Bradford's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

Greetings, I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Mississippi. I have over eight years of experience in which I have primarily worked on an inpatient behavioral health and addictions unit with individuals who deal with a wide range of concerns. I am a strong believer in upholding the dignity, worth, and respect of all people which acts as a solid foundation in fostering a good therapeutic relationship. Although I'll use a variant of approaches and techniques when needed, my approach can best be described as client centered and goal oriented. I use Solution ...

This is Thomas Shoffner's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am a Marriage and Family Counselor that is presently licensed in Mississippi and Pennsylvania. I have roughly 7 years of experience in the mental health field that ranges from inpatient to community mental health to private practice. This has allowed me to work with a variety of situations that individuals face in their daily lives. My counseling style tends to be geared towards welcoming and making clients feel at ease. This way, you feel comfortable and therapy does not come across as being a scary unknown. Counseling modalities that I utilize include Cogn...

This is Bernita  Webb's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LPC-S
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a dedicated individual and family counselor licensed in Mississippi with over 10 years of experience working as a licensed professional counselor. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, OCD and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced mental, physical and emotional trauma. My counseling style is supportive and empathic. I believe in treating anyone with respect, genuine regard, and compassion. My approach combines cognitive-behavior...

This is Robin Aucoin's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LPC,BC-TMH
Specialties: Trauma and abuse, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

Hello. My name is Robin Aucoin, I am a licensed professional counselor in Mississippi. I received both my bachelors of science in psychology and masters of science in counseling psychology from William Carey University. I have 13+ years experience in the mental health field. I have worked with children, adolescents, adults and families experiencing a variety of challenges such as depression, anxiety, stress, life transitions, self-harm, eating disorders, ADHD, trauma and abuse, relationship issues, and more. I particularly enjoy working with adolescent femal...

This is Mary  Waldington 's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LPC-S,ACS,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

My name is Mary. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor (LPC-S), Approved Clinical Supervisor (ACS), National Certified Counselor (NCC), and Certified Mental Health Therapist (CMHT). I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). I have (15) fifteen years of counseling and supervision experience in outpatient and school based settings. I have experience working with children/adolescents and families/couples providing individual therapy, family therapy, couple therapy, group therapy, and crisis management. I have extensive training in Trauma Focused C...

This is Duane Carley's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
Alabama - LICSW,Mississippi - LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 17

I am a counselor with a passion to help others recover from psychological and life issues, specializing in addiction. I hold a Master’s of Social Work and I am licensed as a clinical therapist in Alabama and Mississippi. I possess over 15 years of counseling and 20+ years of case management experience. My primary desire is to help people find real freedom from the chokeholds of life, especially alcoholism and addiction, but also self-esteem and grief issues, depression and anxiety, relationship problems, and spiritual struggles. As a Christian professional for man...

This is Melinda Swinney's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LSW,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

I am a Licensed Social Worker and Professional Counselor within the states of Mississippi and Tennessee. I have at least 16 years of experience in the field. I have also worked with a wide range of concerns, including depression, anxiety, anger, domestic violence, relationship issues, and Trauma. My therapy style is warm, interactive, and genuine. I also believe that the therapeutic relationship and being able to build rapport is significant to it's foundation. My approach combines Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Rational Emotive Therap...

This is Paula Cheney's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LPC,BC-TMH,CMHT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

First of all, let me thank you for stepping out and seeking assistance for your emotional and mental health needs! It is okay not to be okay, and it is okay to see help. You may not be aware, but according to John Hopkin's Medical, approximately 26% of adults over the age of 18 suffer from a diagnosable mental health condition-that is 1 out of every 4 people. You are not alone in your struggle! My approach to therapy is eclectic and I make every effort to fit the therapeutic intervention to the individual. My primary theoretical orientation is Cognitive Beha...

This is Chelsey Haik's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I am a mental health therapist licensed in Mississippi with over 6 years of experience working in the counseling field. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, stress, trauma, grief, phase of life issues, and many more. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, positive regard, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, psychodynamic and client-centered therapy. I will tailor our dialog and treat...

This is Alicia Mainka's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
MA, LPC,LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

Hello! I am so excited that you are here because it shows your willingness to create change in your life or to overcome whatever life challenges you are currently facing. I recognize the vulnerability of reaching out to ask for help with making those changes and facing those challenges. As a counselor, I hope to equip you with strategies, knowledge and insight that will empower you to achieve whatever goals you choose for yourself. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Mississippi, which I have called home since 2010. Originally from Louisiana, I am a Lice...

This is Amber Martin's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LPC
Specialties: Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 6

I am a licensed professional counselor in Mississippi with over 6 years of experience . I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy style is warm. I believe in treating anyone with respect and compassion. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, EMDR, and parent-child relationship. I will tailor our sessions and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It t...

This is Lindsey Vining's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am a Licensed Certified Social Worker (LCSW), Sociologist, and Life Coach with over 15 years experience providing therapeutic services to adults, adolescents and children. I have worked with individuals in a variety of settings, including inpatient and outpatient settings, crisis and emergency shelter services, community mental health, and medical clinics. I have worked with persons who have been victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, serious mental health issues and homelessness, among others. My therapy style is motivating and supportive, but direct, w...

This is Melissa Upton's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LPC
Specialties: Relationship issues, Anger management, ADHD
Years of Experience: 13

Hello, I am Melissa Upton. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Mississippi. I am also a National Certified Counselor with NBCC. I received my Master's and Specialist's Degree from Mississippi State University in School Counseling. I have 13 years of experience in school counseling and 24 years of experience in the public school system in Mississippi. I have worked with adolescents for 24 years. I am looking to broaden my horizon and begin a new phase in my life with more one-on-one counseling. I have observed in the past 24 years, the need for cou...

This is kristi morgan's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

I am an LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) licensed in Mississippi and Idaho with over 10 years of experience working with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, PTSD, C-PTSD, DID, relationship issues, sexuality issues, LGBTQ+, gender dysphoria, non-traditional relationships/families, bipolar, schizophrenia, and personality disorders. I have also helped many people with change of life or stage of life issues such as aging, grief and loss, job or family stress, and especially individuals living with a chronic illness or just diagno...

This is LaVera  McCaskill's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Have you ever felt stuck in a hole and couldn't see the light nor your way out? Well, I am here to help you navigate through your challenging times and see the light again. If you're going through a period in your life where it seems difficult to overcome situations or struggles, I am here to help. I am LaVera McCaskill, licensed clinical social worker. I have been a clinical practitioner for over 10 years. I offer a diverse clinical background and a wealth of information to help you navigate through your overwhelming times. I have provided services for populatio...

This is Katherine  Dalstra's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
MAMFC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Are you stressed? Over scheduled? Running on empty? Maybe you’re simply not feeling yourself lately and are uninterested in the things you once were. The good news is there are also a myriad of evidence-based techniques that can help you get back to your true self. It would be my pleasure to walk alongside you through any difficult time in life, using evidence-based approaches to encourage real changes in your life. I specialize in counseling older adolescents, adults, and couples, who may be experiencing a variety of difficulties, including anxiety, depression, ...

This is Diana Hoover's avatar and link to their profile
Mississippi
Ed.S.,LPC,CMHT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Anger management, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 12

I have been a therapist for 10+ years serving across various communities in the state of Mississippi. I am very passionate about helping others learn to inspire growth within themselves. I am committed to serving individuals of all ages. I have experience in working with early childhood, youths 6-12, adolescents and adults. I have knowledge and experience in individual, family, and group counseling. I specialize in encouraging and teaching skills in family support, team building, mental health counseling and psychometric testing. I have experience in helping ind...

What Can Therapists In Mississippi Help You With?

A therapist in Mississippi can practice anything from marriage and family therapy 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 1523527 people are living in Mississippi, and because an estimated one out of 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. Searching for 'therapist Mississippi' will help you find mental health professionals that can support you through personal growth, anxiety disorders, post traumatic stress disorder, and other mental health services. The mental health field includes psychiatric medication management, online therapy, marriage counseling, couples therapy, clinical social workers, licensed counselors, and other mental health providers through online therapy sessions and in-person ones. Seeing a licensed therapist in therapy sessions can help you navigate mental health conditions and life circumstances through mindfulness techniques and other specialized training they've received in clinical settings.

Why Are Many Residents In The State Of Mississippi 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 near the city or a specific county in Mississippi, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs through online therapy.

Therapists in Mississippi can help you work through a challenging situation, eating disorders, anxiety disorders, adjustment issues, end of life issues, or even serve as a family therapist to improve relationships and relationship problems. Finding a therapist that takes new clients in online therapy is the first step in finding the right therapist and treatment plan for you. Your therapist should provide a safe space for you to focus on self care and well being as a mental health professional. 

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

Some commonly asked questions can be found below:

How much does a therapist cost?

Mental health professionals differ in therapy costs, and it can vary based on the module, whether it's in person therapy or online therapy. Additionally, new clients might meet a different price mark, and couples therapy can be more expensive than seeing an individual therapist. However, many therapists will be upfront about their pricing and whether or not they take health insurance from the get-go. Be sure to look up 'therapists in Mississippi' to get a better understanding of which mental health providers take health insurance in network, which therapeutic process is the best fit, and how many therapists are in person or online.

How do I know I should get a therapist?

Mental health services and mental health providers can help you navigate anything you're going through, big or small. Mental health issues don't always present as a huge crisis- many therapists provide talk therapy and online therapy for life transitions, new skills, relationship problems, or even serving as a life coach through a therapeutic relationship. Online therapy sessions in Mississippi allow new clients seeking therapy to experience a private practice counseling services without being in person, and this talk therapy integrative approach can help you navigate any mental health conditions you might be experiencing, as well as developing new skills through working with a therapist. Dialectical behavior therapy is a great choice for older adults looking to use therapy to navigate life transitions or other big changes.

Is therapy covered by insurance?

Different counseling services (depending on private practice) can vary in cost and whether or not they take insurance. 

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