New Mexico was known for its outlaws and cowboys, especially Billy the Kid. In life, you sometimes feel like you’re the cowboy, able to take on the most dastardly outlaw. Other times, you may feel like you’re the outlaw, going through any means necessary to keep going in life. 

A counselor can be the sheriff who brings order to your town and keeps the peace. Speak to a New Mexico based counselor today. 

 

This is Dr. Kourtney Vaillancourt's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
PhD,LMFT,LADAC
Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief
Years of Experience: 14

Thank you for taking the time to read through my profile, I am glad that you are taking the step to reach out for help! To begin, I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, a Licensed Drug and Alcohol Counselor, and a Life Coach in New Mexico. For the past 14 years I've worked with individuals, couples, and families across the lifespan to tackle challenges that they're facing in their lives. I have specialized training in family relationships, marriage/couples, substance abuse, sexuality, mindfulness, grief and loss, trauma, and military families. I engag...

This is Dr. Marcel Montanez's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
Ph.D, LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 10

Welcome, I am Dr. Montanez - a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT). As a therapist, I enjoy helping clients work through and end emotional and psychological suffering. I work with a number of clients in a variety of areas. Some of the issues I specialize in include: -Depression -Anxiety -Relationship Problems -Career issues -Assertiveness -Low Self-Esteem -Feeling Stuck in Life -Dealing with Stress -Surviving Divorce and Co-Parenting -Fighting with Family Members -Dealing with Difficult Co-Workers -Grief and Loss -Parenting Stres...

This is Dr. Merranda Marin's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
Ph.D.,LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

My name is Dr. Marin and I am a licensed psychologist and a licensed marriage and family therapist specializing in the treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), particularly within the context of the family system. I earned her doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology from New Mexico State University in 2007 and I also hold a Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. Previous experiences include the oversight of the Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Clinical Team at the El Paso VA wherein she provided evidence-based treatments including Cognitive Pro...

This is Jill Koehn's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
LPC,LAC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

Hello and Welcome! I am licensed as a professional counselor Colorado, Wyoming and New Mexico, and a licensed addictions counselor in both Colorado and Wyoming. I have a Masters Degree from the Naropa Institute in Boulder, Colorado and a Bachelors degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara. I have been in the field for over 30 years and gradually gained experience with a wide range of issues including but not limited to depression, anxiety, addictions, legally required treatment due to alcohol and/or drug use, PTSD, self-esteem issues, and many oth...

This is Ebony Clayton's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Hello and Welcome! My name is Ebony Clayton, LCSW and I’m thrilled about the opportunity to work with you. If you’re reading this, you have taken the first step towards healing and personal growth. I have training and experience in working with: depression, anxiety, relationship problems/marital difficulties, God-image issues, interaction with the foster care system, infertility, adoption and post adoptive support, and working with adolescents. I bring a well-rounded perspective into my therapy practice that integrates a wholistic (whole person centered) and ec...

This is Louise Long's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
MS,LMFT
Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 25

Hello, I’m Louise Long, and I’m here to help no matter what you are going through. As a therapist, I have more than 25 years of experience, and have worked with clients with many, many different problems. I believe that respect and building and maintaining trust are very important in therapy. My counseling style is empathic and solution-focused, and I believe strongly that you are a unique individual, and your treatment should be as unique and driven by you. I know how to listen, and I'm confident that if we both put in the time and effort, you can and will ...

This is Joe Ayoub's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
LCSW,LCDC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 8

My name is Joe and I have been working as a counselor since 2011. I am an LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) as well as a LCDC (licensed chemical dependency counselor). I graduated with my Master of Social Work from New Mexico State University in 2011. Throughout my career I have worked with many different populations, and I have worked with many individuals from diverse socioeconomic backgrounds. The majority of my therapeutic experiences comes from working in traditional outpatient settings where I see all ages of individuals, and all demographics. My ...

This is Melissa Harman 's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Hi there! My name is Melissa. I am a licensed counselor in New Mexico with over 6 years of experience working primarily as a Multisystemic Therapist. In doing Multisystemic Therapy, I worked with teens and their families performing the highest level of outpatient therapy and was the lead clinician in outpatient settings. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, domestic violence, and behavioral problems including physical and verbal aggression, substance use, runaway proble...

This is Jonathan Boldt's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
LPCC,NCC,CCATP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

We all attempt to understand where our beliefs, feelings, and habits come from, but connecting the dots alone can be confusing and frustrating. I provide the supportive and non-judgmental environment needed to comfortably process your attitudes, assumptions, and expectations about the world around you. I will approach our work together with empathy, curiosity, and a sincere interest in your emotional well-being. Our therapeutic alliance will enable you to cultivate new perspectives and promote increased insight. Together, we can explore the many layers of your uni...

This is Erica Randolph's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
MA ,LPCC,DCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 11

Welcome! Something in your life has initiated this search for support and you’ve come to the right place. I applaud you. It takes a courageous person to seek counseling support to create the life they want. I want to help you get there. Here is a little about me and how I plan to support you: I have a master’s degree in Counseling from Western New Mexico University (2008) and am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in New Mexico and Missouri and have extensive training in non-directive play therapy. Since becoming licensed, I’ve spent my career workin...

This is Celedina Coss's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Greetings and Salutations! Thank you for taking the time to check out my profile. I look forward to working with you in the near future. About Me: I have over 10 years of experience working in the Social Work field and have been practicing as a therapist since 2014. As a therapist, I tend to work from a person-centered perspective. I believe we are all unique and different and there is not just one way to treat someone. I pull from a variety of modalities and truly want my clients to feel comfortable with letting me know if something does or doesn’t work fo...

This is Eric Castonguay's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
LCHMC (VT), AAP (VT), LPCC(NM)
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Whether you are a teenager, an adult, a family or a couple, life in general can become overwhelming and confusing. It can be helpful to work with someone on difficult and vulnerable issues you are experiencing. I support people with complicated life situations, substance use concerns, and those with family and romantic relationships that are experiencing hardship. I support people in healing, growing and developing the skills, motivation, and capacity to overcome their obstacles. I offer an engaging, active, and creative therapy approach to your individual, fam...

This is Jonathan Willoughby's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

There are times in life that we find ourselves in situations beyond our control or comprehension. Many times, we will try to find ways of coping which sometimes work, but will oftentimes make the problem worse. Depression, anxiety, self-destructive behavior, and addiction can result from the stress felt by these difficult life events or circumstances. The good news is that these cycles of emotional pain and problematic behaviors can be broken. My name is Jonathan and I am a clinical social worker dedicated to providing support for those people who are feeling stuc...

This is Charles "Chuck" Noon's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
MBA, LPC, LPCC
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts
Years of Experience: 8

Chuck specializes in working with relationships and family conflict, including blended family, money, intimacy, and communication issues. He finds working with distressed couples especially rewarding. As a veteran of the United States Air Force, Chuck understands the stressors military and dependents face. He is also familiar with the law enforcement community. In addition to a Master’s in Marriage, Family & Child Counseling, Chuck holds a Master’s in Business Administration, which helps when working with the “business side” of marriage & family. Chuck uses a c...

This is Jasmine Bernard's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
MSW,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a clinical social worker licensed in New Mexico and have been working in the field for the past 3 years. A great deal of my experience comes from working with individuals on a variety of difficulties including stress management, depression, interpersonal communication, anxiety, grief/loss, and trauma. I have worked extensively with individuals dealing with poverty and discrimination including those among the immigrant and LGBTQIA+ communities. Though I am specifically trained in motivational interviewing, solution focused therapy, SMART and as a sex educator;...

This is Shayna Schaefer's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 22

Hello, I'm a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with over ten years of experience working as a therapist in a variety of settings. I've helped many clients with a myriad of concerns including relationship problems, childhood trauma and abuse,mid life crisis,parenting,depression, anxiety, and ADHD. My counseling style is warm and based on mutual respect. I'm goal oriented with a base in Cognitive Behavioral and Acceptance Commitment Therapies. I believe that you are your own healer and see myself as a guide to help you in your process. I'm flexible in a...

This is Bruno Nora's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! You are welcome to Better Help. I am native of Peru who immigrated to the United States and has been living in northern New Mexico since 2004. I studied Psychology in Peru. Then, my undergraduate degree in psychology is from UNM in 2009, and my Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling is from Adams State University graduated in 2015. During all these years, I had been working with a wide population who basically are dealing with traumas, stress, anxiety, depression, anger, grief and loss, and family issues. I utilize approaches like EMDR (Eye Movement ...

This is Leslie White's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
MA,LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

Hi, I'm Leslie White and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor licensed in New Mexico. I help clients navigate transitional phase issues in life: moves, job changes, break-ups, communication breakdowns, retirement, marriage, divorce, parenting, empty nesting, change in career, loss of loved one or pet. My focus is client-centered and humanistic and I tend to use modalities like cognitive behavioral therapy and motivational interviews, techniques I have found very useful when assisting clients with behavior change and transitional life phases. I also have ...

This is Dr. David Barton's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

People usually contact me because they are suffering from some kind of loss, depression, anxiety, trauma, or crises of meaning. Something is holding them back. Something keeps them stuck in patterns and habits they no longer want or need, but they don't know how to change. Sometimes they don't know exactly what is missing from their lives or even what's wrong. If you have tried therapy before without the results you are looking for, it might be that you are a complex personality who needs a deeper approach that will help you change the way you see and see the ways...

This is Maryann Porter's avatar and link to their profile
New Mexico
MSW, LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 30

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in New Mexico, with 30 years experience in clinical work. Over time I've had specialized experience which includes women's issues, domestic abuse and power and control relationships. My practice also reflects a generalist perspective in terms of the challenges that many of us share with depression, anxiety, traumatic experiences and addictive behaviors. I enjoy working individually and in small groups that promote connection and empowerment. I admire your willingness to explore the challenges that you've exper...

What Can Therapists In New Mexico Help You With?

A therapist in New Mexico 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 1388663 people are living in New Mexico, 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 New Mexico 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 New Mexico who are ready to help you get happy!