This is Katherine (Kate) Schenk's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am a licensed professional counselor in Pennsylvania with over 10 years of experience as a therapist working with individuals with a variety of concerns including depression, anxiety, phobias, co-dependency, addiction, brain injury, trauma and abuse. I am a certified clinical trauma professional and a certified brain injury specialist and I have gained my experience by working in different settings such as correctional environments, in patient and out patient rehabilitation and community based settings. I consider myself to be a theoretically integrated cl...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I am a practicing clinical social worker currently licensed in the states of South Carolina (LISW-CP) and Pennsylvania (LCSW). I received my BA in psychology from Brandeis University in 2010 and my MSW from the University of Pennsylvania in 2015. I have acquired rich and varied clinical experience across a diverse population in subacute, in-home, and outpatient settings. My background includes treatment of adults with mood and anxiety disorders, personality disorders, schizophrenia, PTSD, and disorders of sleep. I believe therapy is a collaborative process c...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 3

The decision to enter therapy can be a challenging yet enlightening experience. I seek to create an atmosphere of safety allowing clients to feel free to explore themselves and their relationships. I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Pennsylvania and have been practicing in the field for 5 years. Although I have experience working with individuals, I also specialize in working with couples and families. I have experience working with anxiety and depression, family dynamics, relationship and communication issues and trauma. I practice from a system...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.S.Ed,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

**Not Available for Evening Hours** Erika Gilmore, M.S.Ed, LPC is an experienced psychotherapist with a diverse background in the mental health field. She has treated a range of clients such as toddlers, school age children, teenagers, and adults in individual and family counseling settings. Erika Graduated from Duquesne University with a degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, then began working with children and their families who were in different stages of permanency within the Adoption and Foster Care System. Erika continued her work with aiding ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): DBH,NCC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, with over 14 years experience in the mental health field. I am also a Doctor of Behavioral Health and am able to provide brief focused therapy for issues related to grief and loss, anger control, behavioral health issues related to pain and many other struggles that have physical health and behavioral health connections. I am a 2014 graduate from Arizona University where I earned my Doctorate in Behavioral Health, my Master's is from Shippensburg University and is in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and my Bachelor's is f...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): ACSW, LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 44

I am a licensed clinical social worker in Pennsylvania with over 40 years of direct clinical practice and 29 years as a faculty member and administrator in an academic setting. I have provided psychotherapy to varied ethnic groups and diverse populations with different challenges. I have experience in the addictions field, providing both inpatient and outpatient treatment. I have interest and experience in working with males across the lifecycle, assisting males with life transitions and developing strategies for managing anger and communicating more effectively...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 16

Renée St. Pierre is a licensed professional counselor that has worked in the mental health and addiction field for over 15 years. Some of her specialities include mood and anxiety disorders, and adjustment and addiction issues across the life span. She uses her education, experience, compassion, empathy, and sense of humor to build rapport with her clients. Ms. St. Pierre has a flexible treatment style, combining elements of cognitive behavioral, psychodynamic, and mindfulness based approaches. Renée feels it's important to make a connection with the client and fi...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LISW-CP,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 42

Hello. So glad you are here and reading my profile. Taking the first step in seeking therapy can be very scary. Most people avoid this decision and convince themselves that they can get by on their own. But you have taken the fearless choice. You want your life to be vastly better, not just OK and not just average. You have the courage to make some changes in your life that may be initially scary, but will result in great rewards in the quality of your life. We have gone through collectively some very scary times in the past year. Depression, anxiety, stres...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,NCC,MS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 3

Peace and blessings beautiful beings. I have always been interested in the mental processes of individuals based on biological, psychological, social, and economical factors. This passion for psychology began with a “peanut butter and jelly sandwich” activity in college. Understanding how people think from what seemed to be a simple task was intriguing and elicited my yearning to learn more. I am passionate about mental health and self-care, providing client-centered and systems approaches. The study of my career has been providing individual, group, and family th...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Sleeping disorders, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed clinical social worker licensed in Pennsylvania with over 5 years of experience working as a counselor/therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including addiction, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, personality disorders, and ADHD. 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, dia...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC, NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hi, my name is David! I am a professional counselor licensed in Pennsylvania with over 5 years of experience working as a drug and alcohol therapist and pastoral counselor. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, self-harm, addiction, relationships, bipolar, faith, OCD, and ADHD. 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 label...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! Congratulations on choosing to seek out therapy. Your choice to make this decision informs me that you are on the right path! I am an LCSW and have been working as a mental health therapist for a few years now. During my experience as a therapist, I have had the pleasure of working with people of various age groups, from different economic backgrounds and so much more. My approach to therapy is very much human-centered and strengths. I believe strongly in the power of our strengths as humans, and I work with my clients to get them to recognize these stren...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LMFT, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues
Years of Experience: 12

Greetings! If you are here, that most likely means that you are looking for support as you are navigating a potential area of life that is challenging to you. I welcome being able to support you through it. Whether you are here to navigate work challenges, relationship difficulties, trying to understand yourself better, or whatever it is, I would like to walk alongside you as move through (and ultimately overcome) this challenging part of your life. I have been in the field of mental health counseling for 20 years, providing therapy to a plethora of folks who ...

This is Patricia Humm's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSWR
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I have 14 years counseling experience. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I have been with the same agency for the duration of my time counseling which I love. I have been training in Progressive Counting which is a trauma based therapy and have been doing this with clients for the past two years. While I do trauma work, that is not my primary focus. I enjoy working with the geriatric population, and until COVID, was doing homebased therapy to that age group. I work with individuals experiencing a wide range of issues but most that come to me are dea...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): NCC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

I am a licensed professional counselor in Pennsylvania, and I have worked in the mental health field since 2005. I have worked with a wide range of clients from adolescents and adults in both individual and group settings. I specialize in working with individuals who struggle with PTSD, anxiety, depression, self-esteem and communication difficulties. As a strong mental health advocate, I address the societal and cultural causes and solutions to issues faced in the counseling process. I work to build a welcoming, safe space to empower individual clients in creat...

This is Christine Parsons's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

I am licensed in Pennsylvania with 8 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, parenting issues, & depression. 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.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in New Jersey with 12 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, motivation, self-esteem, and depression. 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 and empower you in that journey.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Mississippi and Alabama Licensed Professional Counselor,NCC,BC-TMH
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 17

I am licensed and experienced in providing counseling on the various challenges life throws our way. Everyone goes through times of stress, tragedy, turmoil and angst. Seeking professional advice during these times can help to ease these difficult feelings. As a therapist, I have helped individuals and couples overcome tough times in life such grief, loss, marital strain and divorce as well as other career and lifestyle transitions. My professional counseling style mirrors my personality in that I am kind, compassionate and have a heart for helping others ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. Licensed in Pennsylvania, with over 11 years of professional work experience, some of my specialty areas include treating survivors domestic violence and narcissistic abuse, adult children of emotionally immature parents, severe trauma, trichotillomania, BFRB disorders, mood disorders, and anxiety. I am a level 2 Certified Clinical Trauma Professional and a Certified Compassion Fatigue Specialist. I offer many treatment modalities, including EMDR. ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Wellersburg, Pennsylvania (Wellersburg, PA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

I am licensed in Pennsylvania with 30 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, relationship issues, & trauma and abuse. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. 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.

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

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 Wellersburg 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 Wellersburg 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 Wellersburg or elsewhere in Somerset or the state of Pennsylvania.

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 Wellersburg 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 Wellersburg due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Pennsylvania 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 Wellersburg and elsewhere throughout the state of Pennsylvania 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 Wellersburg 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 Wellersburg, 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 Wellersburg, PA, 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 15545 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 Wellersburg:

15545, 15564

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.