Having a child with autism is a difficult thing to deal with, especially if you do not have any help. Just going to the grocery store can cause a major meltdown. Luckily, the City of Fernley has some of the top mental health care experts in the state who are trained in diagnosing and treating autism. 

Fernley is a small desert community founded in 1904 although nobody knows the origins of the city’s name. There are just over 19 thousand inhabitants in Fernley and many great schools. However, you will need to speak to a therapist in Fernley to get treatment for your child, so they can excel in school and in life. 

This is Justin Martin's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! My name is Justin. I am licensed as an LCSW in Nevada and an LISW in Ohio with four years of experience. I have worked with clients on a variety of issues including depression, anxiety, PTSD, ADHD, mood disorders, schizophrenia, substance abuse, relationship issues, career challenges, and parenting skills. I have also helped people dealing with trauma and abuse. I believe in a person-centered approach with my clients that is non-judgmental and supportive. A strong therapeutic alliance is paramount to my practice and I believe that the client is the ...

This is Anna Heaps's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 17

Life is often full of unexpected twists and turns that can leave us wondering what just happened. My clinical career has primarily been spent helping people adjust to a new normal when life hasn't gone as expected. Whether that be the loss of a loved one, a traumatic event, a life-changing illness, or any other life altering event, I am available to assist with the bumps along the journey of life. Over the past fifteen years, I have worked as a therapist helping individuals cope with grief and loss, chronic and terminal illnesses, traumatic events, abuse, crisi...

This is Fantanesh Angaw's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am a graduate from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, class of 2016. I am originally from East Africa, Ethiopia, and I am a Las Vegas/California resident. I absolutely love working with people and helping my clients to reach their fullest potential of happiness and develop a mindset made with an abundance of resiliency. My approach in therapy is always, "meet the client where he/she is at." I am a great listener, I am gentle, and have been told many times, "Your voice is so calming." I do my best to always provide my clients the most sincere and profe...

This is Stephaney Cooper's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT,CCTP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. My desire is to give compassionate and supportive care to individuals struggling with issues that hinder their ability to achieve wholeness and experience what it means to thrive. One of my strengths is a genuine gift for connecting with people to develop trust and rapport. I earned my masters in Marriage and Family Therapy, and completed a double major in my undergraduate studies in business and counseling. Besides my education and training my life experience includes 32 years of marriage and raising 4 amazing...

This is Lo'Rece Mebane's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Nevada with over 15 years of experience working with clients who experience a wide range of concerns as related to symptoms of depression, anxiety, trauma, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, codependency, drugs and alcohol, co-morbidity (physical/emotional) and grief and loss. My counseling style is engaging and interactive. I believe therapy is a catalyst for achieving the happiness you deserve. Therapy is a journey and a safe place for you to address life's challenges and learn how to overso...

This is Tim McMurphy's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS, LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 40

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with over 40 years’ experience working with people from all different backgrounds who are struggling with a wide variety of challenges. I have experience treating: marital issues, depression, mood swings, anxiety, trauma, eating disorders, LGBTQ+ issues, substance abuse, and addiction problems. Treatment Philosophy: I promise to meet you where you are at and to provide a safe space for you to be yourself. I want you to know that you will never be judged by me. My ultimate goal is to help you to become the best vers...

This is Cheri Sotelo's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,CPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 12

I am a Clinical Professional Counselor licensed in Nevada with over 10 years of experience working as a psychotherapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including coping skills, anger management, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, sexual issues, OCD, ADD/ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorders. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. I started my career working with homeless veterans with trauma and addictions issues as well as children victims of severe sexual trauma. My ...

This is Christine  Vacin's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

Hello! My name is Christine and I'm a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who utilizes a psychodynamic and strength-based approach to explore and work through problems concerning self-esteem, anxiety, codependency, addiction, trauma, grief, adjustment difficulties, life transitions, adjustments to motherhood, and couples/relationship dynamics. I enjoy helping clients identify and develop successful tools to help clients overcome difficult life challenges and gain a sense of empowerment. I also am fully trained in EMDR therapy (evidence-based therapy used to help wi...

This is Dr. Erica  Anderson 's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PSY.D. ,LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in both California and Nevada. I have worked in the field of mental health for over 13 years utilizing multiple therapeutic modalities such as, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, (CBT), Psychodynamic Therapy, and Solution Focused Therapy (SFT), just to name a few. Currently, through this platform I will be working with adults and engaging in individual therapy and using a more Solution Focused Therapy approach.

This is Amy Greenberg's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am excited to begin your counseling journey with you. Seeking therapy can be a difficult step, and my goal is to make that step as easy as possible. I collaborate with my clients to find what works in therapy, and what does not work. My hope is that together we can create a safe, nonjudgmental environment where you can feel understood and supported. A place where you will feel capable of sharing your thoughts, feelings, and emotions. My goal is to work with you to make sure that your goals for therapy are met, and I will adapt different treatment methods to mee...

This is Brittney Santillo's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Hi! My name is Brittney! I was born and raised in Las Vegas, NV. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Clinical Alcohol Drug Counselor and EMDR Trained in Las Vegas, NV. Living in Vegas, I have had the privilege of being exposed to diverse populations along with alternative lifestyles. I have experience with working in a non-profit setting for almost 8 years now and working with a diverse set of populations including adolescents, family, couples, individuals in the justice system/probation/federal and running groups around mental health issues a...

This is Lisa Dubin's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Sleeping disorders, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 22

I have been a social worker 20+ years. I am from New York City and presently reside in Nevada. I have worked with all different populations from ages of eight years old to 102 years old. I have worked with people with depression, anxiety, bipolar, schizophrenia, Insomnia, PTSD and so much more over my career. My main purpose is to help people any way I can. I view my work as a partnership requiring mutual trust, respect, honesty, communication, and commitment to do the work. I look forward to working with you and helping you move forward to meet your goals....

This is Brian Shaffer's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, MS, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Brian is a Licensed Professional Counselor with education, training and clinical experience in the fields of Mental Health, Addiction, Trauma, Grief, Loss and Bereavement and Spiritual Care. He provides counseling, assessment and intervention services that help clients meet their goals for a life in recovery. Brian has a passion for providing quality care, support and services to his clients through a person-centered approach that incorporates interventions from various theories and methodologies. He believes in helping clients process through past traumatic exper...

This is Enros Manaligod's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,MFT,IMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Welcome! My name is Enros and I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) [Nevada MFT# 3209-R / Ohio IMFT# F.2000152]. I work with individuals (children, adolescents, and adults), families, and couples. I welcome all families: traditional and non-traditional. My specialties include relationships, families, grief, and trauma. Additionally, as a military veteran, I have a unique perspective of veterans: separation, deployment, and the rigors of military life. I approach therapy as a collaborator, not an expert. I find the most joy in learning about you d...

This is Kathy Cherney's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Missouri, Nevada, and Delaware with 20 years of experience. I have worked with a wide range of clients from children to geriatrics. I have experience treating substance abuse, codependency, stages of life, fertility/adoption, hospice/end of life, grief and loss, sexual abuse, trauma and PTSD. My approach is warm, compassionate, and non judgemental.Making changes can be scary, difficult, and overwhelming. I believe each client is unique and use the therapeutic method that best suits you .I am client focused and goal orie...

This is Tiana Louis's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCPC,LCADC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

“If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain; If I can ease one life the aching, Or cool one pain, Or help one fainting robin Unto his nest again, I shall not live in vain.” Aloha, I'm Tiana! I am a licensed clinician in the state of Nevada. I have 13 years of experience in mental health and addictions , which have been with both adult and adolescent populations in outpatient and residential settings. I have a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Master of Science in Counselor Education, with a concentration in Community Mental Health ...

This is Doris Lassiter's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT , MS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Hello: I am happy to meet with you! I am a caring, kind and altruistic therapist with you in mind. I start my sessions with a assessment of your personal goals and what you want to achieve in the therapeutic relationship. I will use all the appropriate therapy approaches to support you with attaining the goals you identified in the initial session. I will use all my skills with a caring positive stance to help you in the process of recovery from the symptoms that caused you to seek therapy. I have worked in the field of mental health since 1996 at various c...

This is Iman Anderson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Are you struggling with managing your day to day life? Looking for some relief from your problem? Look no further, I am here to help! I specialize in offering immediate help to individuals who experience unforeseen life events that cause mental, physical, emotional, and behavioral problems. I possess a Master's Degree in Social Work from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas with a License in Clinical Social Work in the States of Nevada, Maryland, and Texas. I have practiced therapy in the inpatient and outpatient setting for the past five years and have been a tele...

This is Nathan Reed's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,LCAC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

I have 13 years of post licensure experience as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I have worked for approximately 10 years as a Crisis Therapist. My Master of Social Work degree was earned at Radford University. My Bachelor of Arts in Psychology was earned at King University. I have experiences in treatment for depression, suicidal thinking, self-harmful behaviors, personality disorders, addictions, anxiety, bereavement, anxiety disorders, and trauma. I believe in a patient-centered approach. I have specific training in Structural Family Therapy and Cognit...

This is Kristina Huddleston's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Fernley, Nevada (Fernley, NV)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,,LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Has this year created feelings of overwhelming stress, anxiety and depression for you and your family members? With over a decade of mental health experience, I am here to support you as we navigate together through these uncertain times. My training and experience cuts across a wide range of therapeutic needs, including: mood disorders such as Anxiety and Depression, trauma (both chronic and acute), child and adolescence treatment, grief and loss (including chronic illness/pain and end of life care), issues unique to military members and their families, and kink ...

Having a hard time selecting a therapist in Fernley? (Here Is How Our Fernley Therapists Can Help)

Finding the right therapist can feel intimidating, but there are simple ways to narrow down your search for the Fernley 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 Fernley 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 Fernley, or elsewhere in the Lyon county or state of Nevada.


What is the cost difference between conventional therapy and working with one of our listed therapists above?

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 Fernley, NV ranges from $85-$150.

Some therapists in the state of Nevada 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 Fernley and elsewhere throughout the state of Nevada, you can expect significantly more affordable options with sessions ranging from $40 to $70 per week (billed monthly).


Did you know our therapists are not limited to in-person visits?

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 Fernley offer creative forms of communication to help people like you receive the best type of treatment for your needs.

Whether that’s via sms texting 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.

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.


How to know if therapy 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 Fernley therapist can help you confront these kinds of issues and find ways to face them and heal.

With more than 19588 people in the city of Fernley, NV 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 today. If you’re looking for a nearby therapist close to 89408 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.

Other FAQs:

What is the difference between a therapist and a psychologist?

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 Fernley, couples counseling in Fernley, family conflict therapy in Fernley, 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.

Are therapists covered by insurance?

Therapy with a clinical psychologist is often NOT covered by health insurance. While only some health plans in the USA cover counseling in Fernley, 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.

Therapists... what exactly do they do?

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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Other zip codes that therapists in or around Fernley, Nevada can serve:

89408