Ohio is known for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Everyone wants to be a rockstar at something, but few people realize their full potential. If you want to be your own rock star, a counselor can help. They can give you the tools needed to rock and roll all night. Speak to an Ohio-based counselor today and see what they can give you. 

This is Kristen Barefield's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
MSSA-LISW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Hi my name is Kristen I have several years of experience working with adults, children and family issues. I received my Bachelor of Science Degree from Youngstown State University in 2007. I went on to earn my Masters of Science in Social Administration Degree from Case Western Reserve University in 2013. I have been a Licensed Social Worker in the state of Ohio since 2008 and received my Independent license in 2015. I currently work with all ages with a wide variety of presenting problems at a private practice and through Betterhelp.com where I specialize in...

This is Sharon Ulrich's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
LPCC, MFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 10

I am here to support you during this unprecedented time of collective anxiety, grief and trauma. I provide a safe space for you to express and process your emotions and help develop a coping plan to manage the additional stress and transition associated with the COVID-19 pandemic. I am thankful to provide telethealth to support the mental health of frontline workers, parents, families, youth, service workers and anyone else affected by our current environment. I have over 10 years of experience as a Marriage and Family Therapist and Clinical Counselor.

This is Jackie Burns's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
LPCC-S
Specialties: Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Career difficulties
Years of Experience: 15

I am a licensed professional clinical counselor with over twelve years of experience as a counselor and psychotherapist. In addition, I bring over forty years of wisdom gleaned from working with individuals who prove time and again the resilience of the human spirit gives them the ability to overcome odds to find an optimal quality of life. Each person not only has their own unique challenges, but they have the capacity to be their own teachers and find answers within, therefore each treatment plan differs accordingly. Your concerns and purpose for seekin...

This is Terri Kern's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
MA,LPCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

If you’re here looking for a counselor, you must have something going on in your life that needs to change. Perhaps you’re feeling sadness, frustration, overwhelmed, stressed, or angry. Or maybe you’re struggling with a tough relationship, unhappy in your job/career, or you just don’t know exactly what’s wrong. I am very passionate about helping people make positive changes in their lives, and I am dedicated to each of my clients. I will walk through your journey with you, so choose me as your therapist if you are also committed to doing the work. About me:...

This is Anycia Grady's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
MSSA,LISW-S
Specialties: Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Greetings! My name is Anycia Grady. I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker with Supervisory credentialing in the state of Ohio. I obtained my Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Fisk University in Nashville, TN. Shortly after I returned home to Ohio to attain my Master of Science and Social Administration degree in Adult Mental Health from Case Western Reserve University. I have practiced as a social worker for 10 years in varying capacities. Of my ten years in service, 5 of those years I supported my community in the areas of individual, group, and family ...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

Reaching out for support during a difficult time can be challenging and even scary. I commend you for your courage in reaching out! I consider it a great honor to have the opportunity to walk alongside the individuals I work with in therapy during what are often times the most painful or challenging times in their lives. I graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with my Master's in Clinical Social Work in 2006 and I have over 13 years of experience as a Psychotherapist. I have experience working with diverse populations, treating a wide variety of mental ...

This is Shelli Mens's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
LPCC,LSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

Hi, I am so glad you stopped by my page! BetterHelp is an awesome platform designed to meet you where you are at, whether that means chatting via video, phone, or chat, in the comfort of your own space. It takes a strong person to reach out for help. My name is Shelli and I would love to work with you, to help you with whatever you are struggling with right now. My past and current clients may describe me as someone who is easy to talk to, non-judgmental, caring, and funny (ok, I added this one, but humor is needed sometimes!) I am a Licensed Profession...

This is Aseem N. Garg's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
MA,LPCC,LMFT
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 3

As a minority male in a female-driven vocation, I bring a different experience and set of expertise to work with clients. I empower individuals, families, and couples to reach their full relationship potential through a client-centered lens by meeting my clients where they are. As a marriage and family therapist, I take a systems-oriented approach to clients and seek to heal through holistic means. I believe in narrative and story-telling for clients to create meaning in their own lives and aim to help bring out the most positive narrative for each individual c...

This is Dr. Joseph Grochowski's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
Psy.D,M.Div.,M.Ed.
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 34

Greetings, My name is Joseph, and I am a clinical psychologist; I have been a psychologist for more than 25 years. I have worked with people of all ages, from early childhood to octogenarians, and I treat depression, anxiety, stress, and other psychological problems. I have specialized training in anxiety, stress, trauma and abuse, as well as grief and loss. I have worked with men, women, and LGBTQ persons. Additionally, I have a master’s degree in Child Development. I have experience in parenting and family issues, and I have expertise with Adolescents. I ut...

This is Satwant "Swan" Khanna-Salehi's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
LISW-S,LICDC-CS,CEAP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 22

I am licensed in Ohio as a licensed social worker and liscensed chemical dependency counsleor, I have been in practice since 1995 when I graduated from Case Western Univeristy with a Master's in clinical social work. I have worked in private practice as well as hospitals, employee assistance and corporations. My primary therapy orientation is person-centered, inasmuch as I strongly believe that a strong therapeutic relationship is paramount for client growth. I maintain that therapy should be an authentic experience, and the client’s need to be heard, valued,...

This is Anne Combs's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
LPCC-S
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 40

I have been working in the behavior health field for 40 years as a therapist as well as a clinical supervisor and administrator in small and large behavioral health organizations. I was born in Kentucky and have lived in Cincinnati area for over 30 years. I went to graduate school in West Virginia and am fully licensed in Ohio. I am increasingly drawn back to doing more work directly with people, particularly those struggling with a relief from their day to day struggles and looking to find solutions to problems. I have experience with people experiencing car...

This is Allison Petty's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
MA,LPCC-S,LICDC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 10

Hello! My name is Allison and I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor with over 10 years of experience. I completed my education at Kent State University then completed a Master of Arts from Ursuline College focusing on Art Therapy and Counseling. Art, creativity, and personal expression play a large role in my life and I enjoy working with clients to help them find creative and personalized solutions to address their concerns. I use an eclectic approach pulling from cognitive behavioral techniqu...

This is Caren Nowak's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
LISW-S
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 28

I am an individual, couples and family therapist. I have tremendous respect for the courage it takes to reach out for help and believe that the relationship my clients and I develop is crucial for goals to be accomplished. My clients find me to be easy to talk to, non judgmental and empathetic. My goal is always to make sure my clients feel understood. I look forward to learning about everyone who reaches out to me. I make my own appointments and that’s why you won’t see open time slots in the schedule here, so feel free to reach out and message me.

This is Megan Ferguson's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
MSW,LISW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! Welcome to BetterHelp! Seeking help is such an important first step in taking care of yourself and I'm so happy you're making that investment. I am a graduate of The Ohio State University. I graduated with my bachelor's degree in social work in 2007 and my master's degree in social work in 2008. I have been working in the field of social work for the last 12 years. During this time, I have had the privilege of working with clients from many different backgrounds experiencing many different struggles. I began my career working in a partial hospita...

This is Dr. Stefanie Day's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
EdD, PCC-S
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 22

I have been doing counseling since 1998 and have worked in every kind of environment you can imagine. Here’s what I know for sure: you have amazing skills, abilities and strengths that got you through every stage of life up until now. If you are considering counseling now it might be because you feel like you need a few more ideas, techniques or interventions to get you where you want to be. I know you are an expert in you and I am an expert in counseling. Our partnership can make this stage of struggle and strife more manageable, allowing you to grow into the per...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

My name is Karen Michan and I am a licensed clinical counselor in Ohio and Michigan. I have a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Master's degree in Community Counseling. Although I have much experience in assisting clients with depression, anxiety, self-esteem, and more, I specialize in anxiety and relationship issues. This may include sexual issues, communication, infidelity, repeating your "type" of partner, open relationships, and LGBTQIA issues. My counseling style is warm and supportive. I will challenge you on your counseling path but with empathy,...

This is Jay Burrows's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
LCSW,CADC,CCS
Specialties: Addictions, Family conflicts, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 9

My name is Jay Burrows. I received my Master of Social Work from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania in 2013. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Pennsylvania. I also hold Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor and Certified Clinical Supervisor certifications. The majority of my experience is in drug and alcohol counseling, with 9 years experience in the drug and alcohol field. My approach is firm but compassionate. I promise to always "keep it real" and tell it like it is. It's because I care, and also because although everything will eventually ...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, ADHD
Years of Experience: 16

I am an independent social worker licensed in Ohio with over 15 years of counseling experience. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, ADHD and grief and loss. I also have helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, solution-focused, and c...

This is Elise Thomasson's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
MA,MSSW,LISW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Self esteem, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 4

Hi! Because of an upcoming move, I am working with EAP clients. I am a licensed independent social worker, coming to social work after a decade and a half teaching college. Since my favorite part of teaching was supporting students, it was a natural shift to social work and now I get to help everyone! (And I still love supporting college students) I am a heritage Spanish speaker, and I speak French, too. I suppose I like languages because I really enjoy every person I talk to, and the more languages I speak, the more people I can enjoy talking to. I have wo...

This is Nancy Reali's avatar and link to their profile
Ohio
LICDC,LPCCS- Ohio,LPCS- SC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

I am a Mental Health and Addiction therapist licensed in Ohio and South Carolina with over 15 years of experience . I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including addiction, trauma, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, self harm and family counseling. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. I have worked with adolescents, those in addiction, and adults. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in humor in treatment as well. I believe in treating anyone with...

What Can Therapists In Ohio Help You With?

A therapist in Ohio 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 7535978 people are living in Ohio, 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 Ohio 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 Ohio who are ready to help you get happy!