This is Sarah Andruszko's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC, MRAS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Oregon and have been working with military affiliated families for the last 10 years all over the world. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, OCD, and ADHD. I am not a judgmental person, am accepting and very warm. Building a strong therapeutic relationship is very important to me so that you feel seen, heard and understood in counseling. I think this is the environment where counseling can best facilitate change...

This is Katherine Conrad's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Does worrying consume your day and keep you up at night? Do you have difficulty concentrating or making decisions? Do you sweat, feel nervous and restless, and have shortness of breath? Do you feel like you have a heavyweight on your chest? Feeling like this makes every single day a struggle and interferes with your daily life. I can help you develop the necessary tools to reduce and often eliminate these feelings and reclaim hope and joy. We will work together to reach your goals, and you will enjoy your life again! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor licen...

This is Dr. Tina Marie  Glover's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC, LPCC,CRC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 22

Hello, my name is Dr. Glover; I’m originally from San Diego, California. I received my doctorate degree from Oregon State University in Counseling with a specialty in Counselor Education & Supervision. I’m a repeat Alumni of Portland State University receiving a Masters of Science in Counseling with an emphasis on Rehabilitation and Community Counseling and a Bachelor's of Science in Sociology and Psychology. I’m a Nationally Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, a Nationally Certified Dialectal Behavioral Therapist, a Nationally Certified Addictions Counselor a...

This is Melissa  Gomsrud 's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

Hi, My name is Melissa Gomsrud, and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Oregon, and a National Certified Counselor. I have over 20 years of experience in the field of mental health and currently operate a private counseling practice in Oregon. I primarily work with people who are struggling with depression, anxiety, grief and loss, parenting issues, career issues, and other life challenges. I enjoy supporting people in their personal therapy journey. My style is warm and down to earth. I draw from a variety of therapeutic approaches including ...

This is Gary Arfstrom's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC, CADCI,MA
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 16

If you CHANGE THE WAY YOU THINK you will CHANGE THE WAY YOU FEEL What matters most to you? Our time together begins by changing the conversation from: “What’s the matter?” to “What's most important to you?” This means we get to know each other through a therapeutic relationship and we develop a personalized whole-health plan based on your values, needs and goals. You are at the center of all our time together. We focus on self-care, skill building and non-judgemental suppo...

This is Nora Church's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA in Clinical Psychology ,Specialization in Grief Therapy
Therapy Specialties: Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

Hello I am licenced professional counselor in Portland, OR with 20+ years of experience doing counseling and case management. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including parenting problems, grief and addiction. I also helpd many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My speciality is working with children and families doing grief therapy. While in graduate school, I received a specialization in grief therapy. I have had work experience with children receiving various school based or more day treatment types of m...

This is Dr. Ryan Bair's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): DSW, LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over ten years of counseling experience. I have been a Social Worker for over 20 years and have worked with people of all ages and backgrounds. I have worked with a wide range of concerns from environmental, and situational to severe mental illness. I have worked in schools, community mental health facilities, and hospice. I believe in transparency and collaboration in practice. I believe in behavioral activation and a person's ability to overcome thinking errors through solution-focused goal setting and follow...

This is Lee Monahan's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

I am an LCSW, licensed in Utah, Oregon and Florida. I've been working in the field for over 20 years, and am proficient working with clients addressing multiple issues; grief and loss, the effects of past traumas, anxiety and depression, self esteem issues, LGBTQ challenges, and believe we all do the best we can given the information and skills we have. I primarily use Cognitive Behavioral, Brief Solution Focused, and Acceptance Commitment therapeutic approaches in my work with clients. It's an honor to be invited into client's lives as they uncover their po...

This is Katelyn Bessette's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC,CADC III
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Coaching
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Oregon. I have worked in the field for over 10 years. I started my journey with a mission to do sex therapy as I believe sexuality is tied to many things and should be fully expressed in ways that are healthy and fulfilling. I am particularly interested in working with people who are polyamorous or non-monogamous, as well as kink friendly. I am happy to work with couples, groups or individuals. I am also open to those who are monogamous. I want to help my clients find healing, joy and pleasure in their relationships. Muc...

This is Melissa Robilliard's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

Whether it’s with stress, feelings of depression or anxiety, grief, trauma, family demands, or trying to find a sense of purpose in uncertain times, counseling is a way to center yourself while learning ways to cope and honor the whole you. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 14 years experience working with individuals struggling with mental health and substance use issues. I respect each of my clients as the unique person they are while working with them to achieve their goals toward becoming a more holistic person. I use various techniques to wo...

This is Alison Hurst's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am a licensed therapist in Oregon with over 4 years of experience working as a psychocounselor. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, phobias, ODC, eating disorders, and domestic violence. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy style is a collaborative approach. I see everyone as their own individual with their own needs and voice, its important they everyone I work with has a say in their treatment. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 4

I am licensed in Idaho and Oregon with 3 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. I also have experience working with coping with life changes. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

This is Tasha Sloan's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LICSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

Welcome! I am Tasha. I am a licensed Social Worker in Oregon and Washington. I received my Master's Degree in Social Work in a small mountain town in North Carolina, and then moved back home to the West Coast. I’m so glad you have found your way here. Whether this is your first time looking for support or if you have worked with someone in the past, I will meet you right where you are and hope to build genuine rapport allowing for openness and a safe space for healing and positive change. My approach is personable and open hearted. I have spent a lot of my life ...

This is Michelle Strahl's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I am a clinical social worker licensed in Oregon. I have over 15 years of experience working with clients in a variety of settings and with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, OCD, autism, parenting, career challenges, ADHD, eating disorders, addiction, and trauma. My therapy style is collaborative, encouraging, and warm. I believe in treating all individuals with respect, dignity, and compassion. I am committed to addressing cultural issues around implicit bias, racism, equity and injustices for communities of color and those with diverse b...

This is Marc  Rott 's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Lcsw,Msw
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

My goal in working with you is to help you focus on the causes of issues rather than the symptoms. Symptoms are an excellent road map, but it’s getting to the reason that creates long-lasting change. To help you work on what your cause may be, I use Cognitive Therapy along with a focus on your thoughts and how you manage what you think. I also encourage healthy self-care so that you are both mentally and physically finding the best balance possible to have the energy for your better life. Change is possible, and you can make things different! I can help you...

This is Mitzi Burton's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Oregon and Arkansas with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions & trauma and abuse. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. You are courageous. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process. My training includes CBT, EMDR, IFS, and SUD Disorders, including Motivational Interviewing. I have work experien...

This is Angela Harmon's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

Good day, my name is Angela Harmon and I have been counseling for 13 years. I believe every person has worth, and some time we need support and guidance to find the worth in ourselves. I would like to be part of that journey, exploring who you are, while working through the issues such as anxiety, depression, and past traumas. I use mindfulness cognitive behavioral therapy along with psychophysiology of depression, stress, anxiety, and even trauma and how it effects our body. I look forward to starting this journey with you.

This is Luz Rivera's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in Oregon with more than 12 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, lgbt-related issues, trauma and abuse, & coping with grief and loss. 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 seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

This is Terri Davis's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in North Carolina, Oregon and Alabama with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy related issues, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

This is Dr. Patricia  Zeisler-Davis's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Westfir, Oregon (Westfir, OR)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am licensed in Oregon with 15 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, coping with grief and loss, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

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

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 Westfir 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 Westfir 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 Westfir or elsewhere in Lane or the state of Oregon.

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 Westfir 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 Westfir due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Oregon 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 Westfir and elsewhere throughout the state of Oregon 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 Westfir 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 Westfir, 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 Westfir, OR, 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 97492 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 Westfir:

97492

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.