This is Terri Kern's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

You're here because 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 challenging relationship, unhappy in your job/career, or you just don’t know 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. About me: I am a clinical counselor licensed in Ohio with over seven years of experience working as a therapist. After 20 years in human resources for Fort...

This is Christina Hall's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,LISW-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Anger management
Years of Experience: 10

"Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing that we'll ever do." -Brene Brown I am a licensed clinical social worker and have been practicing for over 10 years. My practice consists of a strength-based approach and the use of cognitive-behavioral therapy. I have a lot of experience working with abuse, trauma, anxiety, depression, oncology, self-worth, grief and loss, body image, couples therapy, and sexuality. I provide a balance of warmth and validation paired with challenging you in working towards self-growth and attaining...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW,LISW-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

Hi there! I’m Nadine and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with ten years of experience. Are you stressed? Anxious? Sad? Do you have problems you feel can’t be resolved? Do you have relationship problems or problems with your children? Are you lonely? I can help with all of that and more! I’m a great listener, extremely compassionate, and most of all, I’m not pushy. I’m here to listen and walk through the tough parts of your life with you while you make the major decisions. I’m very open-minded and I never pass judgement on anyone. If you think we’d be a go...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Eating disorders, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! My name is Kelly and I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker in the state of Ohio with over six years of experience providing therapy services. I received both my undergraduate degree in Psychology and my Masters of Social Work degree from Youngstown State University. I have worked in a wide range of therapeutic settings including: inpatient psychiatric hospitalization, residential treatment, partial hospitalization and outpatient care. I specialize in treating individuals struggling with eating disorders, depression, anxiety, self-harm, substance abuse ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,IMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! My name is Rae and I am a licensed couple and family therapist. I have 4 years of experience providing therapy in multiple treatment settings, including inpatient hospitals, military bases, outpatient therapy clinics, and medical offices. My training has prepared me to feel confident working with individuals, children and adolescents, couples, and families depending on the concerns needing to be addressed in therapy. My undergraduate degree is in Philosophy from Wake Forest University, NC. I completed my Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at E...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW-S,EMDR
Therapy Specialties: Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

Hello and thank you for taking the time to read my profile. My name is Alicia Linquist. I am an independently licensed Social Worker. I have over 6 years of experience doing individual, group, and family therapy. My primary background is in trauma, grief, and depression. However I have worked with individuals with a wide range of diagnoses, including ADHD, adjustment disorder, bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety, PTSD, and more. I have been trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness and Trauma Informed practices, and I am certified in Eye Movemen...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

Hello! My name is Celia Joyce (she/her) and I am a licensed independent social worker (LISW) in the state of Ohio (go Browns!). I received both my bachelors and masters degrees in social work from Ohio University. I have been working as a social worker since 2012, beginning my journey in the community mental health field and continuing in mental health and substance abuse in various settings (outpatient, residential, hospital, community-based and schools). In 2014 I was an Americorps NCCC volunteer and in 2016-2018 I was in the Peace Corps where I lived with an i...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,MBA,LISW-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

I have over twenty five years of social work experience, most of my years of experience are in a clinical setting combined with both clinical and supervisory and administrative duties. I have successfully completed both a Bachelor in Social Work and a Master in Social Work from Rutgers University, specializing in direct practice with children and families and a MBA from Indiana Wesleyan University with a focus on healthcare. I serve individuals and couples ages from 12 into late adulthood. I have experience in work with veterans, woman issues, mood and anxiety...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPCC-S,M.Ed.
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

I am a Professional Clinical Counselor licensed in Ohio with 9 years of experience. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, ADHD and postpartum concerns. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy style is laid-back and comforting. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, client-centered, and solution focused therapy. I also use mi...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 4

Hello! I am a licensed professional clinical counselor who has been practicing for over 4 years. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, ADHD, relationship issues, and LGBTQ+ issues. In addition, I have helped clients with issues related to physical abuse and or emotional trauma. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe you have all the tools you need to work through this hard time in your life, you just need some guidance on how to use those tools. I believe in treating people with respect, being empath...

This is Orienta Eison's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 22

Orienta Nicole Eison is the founder of Emerging Spirit Counseling Services in Cincinnati, Ohio. She is dually licensed in OH and KY as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. Ms. Eison has helped clients heal, change and grow for over twenty years through therapeutic counseling interventions. She specializes in individual and family counseling for children and women, helping to promote safe and healthy lifestyle choices.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW-S,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hello! Congratulations for taking the first step in thinking about entering therapy. Life can throw many curve balls and can be very challenging to even get through the day. Finding the right therapist is the key in developing a stronger YOU! I am a licensed independent social worker in Ohio with over 25 years of experience. I have received my Masters in Social Work degree from University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). Much of my work have been working with individuals who are struggling with anxiety, depression, anger, parenting issues, relationship iss...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW-S,CDCA
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 7

A compassionate and caring Masters level, licensed independent social worker-supv. Veteran of Regular U.S. Army and Air Force. Retired from the VA Healthcare System. My treatment approach for Individual Therapy & Counseling begins with motivational interviewing, client-centered, strengths-based and changes with behaviors and/or branches out to what works in collaboration with the Client. Some evidenced based therapies used are Cognitive Behavior, Dialectical Behavior, Humanistic, Existential, Narrative Therapy, and others as indicated. I believe I can be an asset ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 19

Hi, my name is Ben Shores. I am an independently licensed social worker who has been in the field since 2003. I enjoy working with adults on a variety of therapeutic topics, including but not limited to depression, anxiety, self-esteem, relationship difficulties, and family issues. I offer a client-centered approach in a warm, non-judgmental manner. Congratulations on taking this step to challenge yourself and seek positive change for yourself, I would love to work with you as your therapist!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hello there, Let me first acknowledge the bravery and insight it requires to seek support in time of need and/or evolution. Let this greeting be confirmation you're making the right decision! My name is Crystal Wood. I'm a licensed clinical social worker from Ohio currently based in Texas. I specialize in working with young adults who've transitioned from foster care into adulthood/independence as well as those impacted by a variety of mental health concerns including depression, anxiety, PTSD and psychosis. I trust that every person is unique and requires a he...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPCC-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

I am a licensed professional clinical counselor in Ohio with over 8 years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, substance abuse, PTSD, and anger. I also helped many people who have experienced multicultural issues, and sexual behavior issues. My therapy style is educational, empathetic, non judgmental, and solution focused. I believe in treating anyone with respect, and dignity. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, Reality thera...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

Hi! My name is Nicole Donofrio and I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker in Ohio. I received my Associates of Human Services from Westchester Community College in Valhalla, NY then relocated to Cleveland to work on my Bachelors and Masters in Social Work from Cleveland State University. I have worked in the helping profession since 2011 in a variety of settings, including but not limited to, foster care, residential treatment, homeless shelters, and school counseling. While working in these areas I have worked with children and families to ensure they are prov...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am licensed in Ohio with 7 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, depression, trauma and abuse, anger management, motivation, self-esteem, and confidence. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. I collaborate with my clients with the goal of working towards mental and physical well-being. I utilize a multimodal informed approach to treat the whole person, not just a symptom. It takes courage to seek out a more fu...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in Ohio with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, & parenting issues. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Garrettsville, Ohio (Garrettsville, OH)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I have been working as a therapist and case manager for teens and young adult for the last 4 years in Ohio! I focus on talk therapy and believe that a healthy relationship with oneself can be the foundation of healing. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, depression and self-harm. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion as I think a strong therapeutic relationship can facilitate growth. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first ste...

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

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 Garrettsville 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 Garrettsville 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 Garrettsville or elsewhere in Portage or the state of Ohio.

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 Garrettsville 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 Garrettsville due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Ohio 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 Garrettsville and elsewhere throughout the state of Ohio 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 Garrettsville 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 Garrettsville, 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 Garrettsville, OH, 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 44231 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 Garrettsville:

44231

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.