This is Nicole Woolery's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

I am an independently licensed social worker (LISW) for the state of Ohio. I have over 10 years of experience working with children, adolescents, families and adults. I have worked in hospital, community, office and school based settings. I began my career working in the inner-city schools with at-risk children. For the next few years my experience focused on working with kids and families related to trauma/abuse and integrated care (mental and physical health). In 2012 I expanded my experience working with adults in a hospital setting to provide psychosocial...

This is Dr. Uma Subbiah's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Psy.D.
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 22

My name is Uma Subbiah and I am a Clinical Psychologist from Massachusetts with over 20 years experience working as a psychotherapist. I have experience with clients with a wide range of concerns including Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, substance abuse issues, marital and relationship issues, and anger management issues. I also have experience helping clients suffering from trauma related to abuse, sexual trauma, and military trauma. My counseling style is compassionate and respectful and I focus on developing a good therapeutic relationship with my clients. ...

This is Stephanie Johnston's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC, LPCC , CPCS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 20

Building a relationship with your counselor sets the foundation for successful counseling. By joining you in your journey and providing a warm and compassionate place where you can feel accepted, we will work to better understand your challenges and develop interventions to empower you to move toward your goals and find balance in your life. Through our time together, you will identify barriers, set goals, and develop coping skills to become your best self. Using an integrative approach to incorporate spirituality based on preferences, you can find healing and...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

Hello; I am a Licensed Individual Social Worker with over 15 years of clinical therapy experience. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues,, career challenges, aging issues, pain management. I also 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, I will tailor o...

This is Anna Lehew's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LICSW,EMDR
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I realize it feels risky to come to counseling, however, my approach is nonjudgmental and collaborative, working with the you to identify the root cause of problems so we can identify solutions for moving forward! I view my clients as courageous for taking this first step toward change! I have a master of Social Work from the University of Pittsburgh (2014) and am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in West Virginia and Ohio. I specialize in working with youth and adults who are experiencing mental health symptoms, PTSD, addiction, and/ or behavior...

This is Candice Alig's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS, LPCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Hi! My name is Candice and I am a licensed professional clinical counselor; holding my independent license in both Kentucky and Ohio. I have been working in the mental health field for over 7 years. I have served as both an individual and group counselor for people struggling with addictions, anxiety, depression, self esteem issues, communication troubles, family and/or relationship conflict, and much more. I have extensive knowledge in substance abuse issues, having worked with that population for nearly 5 years. I obtained my bachelor's degree in anthropology ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW-S
Therapy Specialties: Anger management, ADHD
Years of Experience: 19

Hi! My name is Rob Lieberman and I'm a Licensed Independent Social Worker in Ohio. After graduating from Washington University in St. Louis with my MSW, I moved back to my native Ohio to begin my career. I have over 19 years of experience working with clients ages 6- 15 and their families who have significant mental and behavioral health issues. During this time, I have worked with clients who have issues with impulse control, anger management, coping skills, interpersonal relationship, defiance and oppositional behavior, grief and loss, and self esteem. My ...

This is Randall Harvey's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPCC
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 10

Life has a way of throwing us "curveballs," those events both significant and small which lead to struggles, often causing stress, anxiety, fear, and, in some cases, personal trauma. Perhaps you've experienced the loss of a loved one, the stress of supporting a family in a challenging job market, stress within your marriage, depression over your children's behavior, or anxiety over COVID 19. On the other hand, you may find yourself struggling to cope with a mental or emotional disorder, unsure of your options, or the methods available for treating the issues....

This is Kelly Bernstein's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LISW-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

Welcome! I am a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Ohio. Since graduating from the University of Cincinnati in 2013, I have been fostering change in older adults by providing emotional support through a client-centered, trauma-informed approach. I work with a broad range of issues, including life transitions and adjustments, relationship issues, anxiety disorders, grief and loss, PTSD, and other sequelae of trauma. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe that therapy is a collaborative endeavor, and its effectiveness lies in the s...

This is Alexandra  Scarr's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.Ed.,LPCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

Welcome! My name is Allie and I am a mental health counselor (LPCC) licensed in Ohio. I have been in the mental health field for over 6 years and recently also acquired my Health Coach certificate in July of 2020. I have worked in multiple types of settings (hospital, community mental health, and private practice) and with a wide range of mental health concerns. Most notably, I specialize in working with individuals who have anxiety, OCD, trauma, depression, relationship issues, life stressors, and grief. My philosophy towards counseling is that each of my...

This is Athena McCaman's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW, LISW, LICDC, CCTP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Social worker and Chemical Dependency Counselor and my education is a masters degree in social work. I have over 10 years experience working with individuals and groups that are experiencing a wide range of mental health concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, PTSD and substance use addiction problems. I have helped many people who have experienced trauma mentally, emotionally and physically. My approach is client centered and I believe in treating people with respect, sensitivity and empathy. I u...

This is Lauren  Turner 's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker in Ohio with 4+ years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including addictions, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, OCD, ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma and/or emotional abuse. My therapy style interactive, validating, and welcoming. I believe in treating anyone with kindness, respect, sensitivity, compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach combines cognit...

This is Helen Woods's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,LISW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am licensed in Indiana and Ohio with 7 years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, bipolar, relationship issues, career challenges, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My background has been working in the community mental health setting with adults. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My appro...

This is Lauren Bloemker's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 6

I am a therapist licensed in Ohio with several years of experience. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy 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, client-centered, motivational interviewing and trauma-focused. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It take...

This is Courtney Wilson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

Hi there! I'm Courtney, a licensed clinical social worker. I have been working in the field for 14 years. I have a bachelors and masters degree in social work. I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, & trauma and abuse. A lot of my career has been specialized in sexual abuse. I love to meet with clients and hear their stories, in their words! I believe in treating all people with respect, compassion and unconditional positive regard! So glad you are here! I am here to help- however I can!

This is Dr. Suzanne Klatt's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 10

I am a therapist, coach, and licensed independent social worker/supervisor (LISW-S) with over 20 years of work experience as a counselor, educator, and mentor. I have worked with children, teens, adults, and wise elders individually, in groups, and as an educator/trainer for other therapists. People who connect to me, whether online or in person, are here for many reasons. I believe in treating all beings with dignity, respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I honor the many ways people identify themselves and recognize systematic structures contributing to emotiona...

This is Shawn Pedani's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, ADHD
Years of Experience: 15

I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker - Supervisor in the state Ohio with 15 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients working through mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, traumatic stress and ADHD. More importantly, my desire is to help my clients work on achieving their goals so they can be better versions of themselves. I believe that when we are at our best - we can be better spouses... parents... and co-workers. Because of this, building and sustaining healthy relationships and boundaries is something ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 4

Hi! My name is Bree and I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in Ohio. I am also licensed as a Professional School Counselor. My passion is helping others grow in to the best version of themselves. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, motivation, self esteem/confidence, depression, identity development, bullying, trauma, coping with life changes, etc. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our conversations and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific n...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I am an independently licensed clinician in Ohio with 6 years of professional work experience. I am an LGBTQ+ affirming therapist and have experience in helping clients with anxiety, depression, trauma, abuse, self esteem, and confidence. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - South Amherst, Ohio (South Amherst, OH)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 4

I am a License Independent Social Worker in Ohio with over 4 years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, anger, self-esteem, and more. My therapy 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 and strength based therapy. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It takes courage to seek a more f...

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In South Amherst?

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 South Amherst 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 South Amherst 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 South Amherst or elsewhere in Lorain 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 South Amherst 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 South Amherst 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 South Amherst 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 South Amherst 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 South Amherst, 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 South Amherst, 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 44001 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 South Amherst:

44001

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.