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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC, NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 11

"It's like you're surfing... The same wave that can be a source of pain can be a beautiful flowing grace and source of power. It's all a matter of how you respond to it." Trey Anastasio I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and nationally certified. I have worked in this field for 9 years and have gained experience from many different settings and populations. I have experience working with addiction issues as well as depression, anxiety, and trauma. My work focuses a lot on values and being in the present moment. I am a certified in Acceptance Commitment Therap...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): L.C.S. W
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hello and welcome to BetterHelp! I appreciate you taking the time to learn more about me. My name is Karen and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Pennsylvania. I have 19 years experience working in Mental Health. I currently work in a private practice outside of Pittsburgh. Although I have experience working with teenagers and their families in the past, I primarily work with adults and couples. I believe taking care of our emotional health is just as important as taking care of our physical health. One can affect the other. Going t...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC
Therapy Specialties: LGBT, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 6

Hello, my name is David and I am a Licensed Counselor (LPC/LPCC) from rural Pennsylvania and recently relocated (again) to California. I completed my Masters in Counseling with a concentration in Drama Therapy from the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco. It can often be challenging to take that first step and reach out to a counselor. Fear of the unknown, concerns about being judged, or feeling like you should be able to just "tough it out" are incredibly common, you are not alone. Whether this is your first time in therapy or you are jus...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): NCC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

Hello! I have a gentle approach to counseling and encourage a collaborative relationship to make your experience as comfortable and beneficial as possible. I use a blend of humanistic, existential, mindfulness and cognitive-behavioral techniques. I have thirty years of experience working in all mental health environments, with all diagnoses and ages doing individual, marital, group and family counseling. In addition, to suggesting books to read and the use of paper and pencil exercises, I encourage my clients to draw on their creative abilities to pull...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 35

I am Jim Disantis and a Licensed Clinical Social Worker(LCSW) who has been a psychotherapist for 35 years. I have worked in settings from child development to geriatric. I also have experience with inpatient and outpatient mental health, both non-profit and commercial as well as private practice. I have supervised other therapists among additional professionals. Life has taught me that non judgmental based therapy can be successful and I am able and willing to help you deal with issues by using well established professional methods. This includes interv...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 25 years of experience in behavioral health providing therapeutic services to adolescents and adults with chronic mental health and substance use disorders, depression, anxiety, loss, self doubt, adjustment issues and overall life stressors. In addition, I work with individuals without a mental health disorder; those who are seeking advice, need to process live occurrences or just need support. My clinical career includes treating and supporting clients with a wide range of concerns such as, depression, anxie...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am a passionate therapist whose mission is to help you to achieve emotional wellness. As a licensed clinical social worker, I’ve practiced therapy for over 7 years in a variety of settings. My therapeutic treatment modalities include Cognitive and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, EMDR, Prolonged Exposure and Solution Focused Brief Therapy with an understanding of choosing from eclectic, appropriate modalities to meet the client’s needs. I have experience treating a wide variety of mental health diagnoses including: anxiety, depression, trauma, and bipolar disorde...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 5

I am a professional counselor licensed in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania. I have over 5 years of experience providing counseling to clients who struggle with substance use, depression, grief and loss, suicidal thoughts, anger management and mental health disorders. My knowledge base includes several years of training in trauma-informed care, crisis management, and mental health first-aid. My most commonly used therapy techniques include CBT, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused, and Person-Centered approaches. At my core, I am a teacher, motivator, a...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC, MT-BC,PhD
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 20

I began in this field by getting a Masters’ Degree in Music Therapy and became a Board-Certified Music therapist (MT-BC). However, early in my career, I found I was doing mostly verbal therapy and then took a 3-year certification training in Gestalt Therapy which taught me how to effectively do verbal therapy. Over the years, I have used an eclectic approach, depending on the present needs of the clients I was working with – using CBT or insight therapy, Gestalt or Music therapy or other modalities and of course, Client Centered therapy. I believe that ultimate...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.S.,NCC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

I am a licensed professional counselor and a National Certified Counselor in the state of Pennsylvania. I have been able to work with people in different settings for nearly a decade. I have the most experience providing services that relate to anxiety, stress, family relationship issues, coping skills, and life transitions. My counseling style is primarily person centered and I like to adapt different therapeutic approaches as the therapeutic relationship evolves. I have enjoyed working with people of all ages and helping them reach their goals through adapting...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

Welcome and thank you for reviewing my profile!! My goal as a therapist is to help every client achieve a more balanced and meaningful life. Whether it's by helping you sleep better, manage your pain more effectively, or facilitate the healing process following a trauma, my aim is to ease suffering and get you back on track to health & resiliency. I have extensive experience treating PTSD, anxiety, and depressive disorders in both the veteran and general population. Through my work with many clients, I have learned that major stress and trauma impacts overal...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): ATR-BC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

I am a licensed professional counselor in Pennsylvania with 20 years experience. I find that sometimes life can be a struggle and at times we may need help finding strategies to move forward. Perhaps you are overwhelmed with anxiety, worry, loss or sadness. You may be struggling with life transitions and change. Maybe you are feeling the pressure to be perfect; in your job, as a parent, at school, or even when you think about the way you look and worry about what others think. Perhaps what you seek is to understand and to be relieved from this constant pressure....

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 12

Hello! I am a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) in Florida, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania. I have 12 years of counseling experience. My counseling style and approach is Holistic/Integrative and can include therapies outside the traditional, such as Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT), Reiki, and sound healing, if desired. I offer a safe, non-judgmental environment with a client-centered approach and customized strategies to assist you in meeting treatment goals and transforming your life. Together, we will identify solutions and resources for practical appli...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

I am licensed in Pennsylvania with 13 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, parenting issues, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. 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.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 4

I am a licensed Clinical Social Worker in Pennsylvania with 12 years of experience working with clients to overcome hurdles related to life’s challenges and symptoms of depression, grief and loss and trauma. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy related issues, behavior modification, depression, grief and loss & anger management. 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 therap...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in PA. My love for counseling stems from the desire of wanting to help others become the best versions of themselves. I knew from a young age that I wanted to help others; through breakups to trauma, and everything that happens in-between. I love watching people become self-aware and seeing themselves as capable of making the changes they want in life. My approach to therapy is person-centered. You are the expert of your life and I am here to help you navigate from point A to point B. My hope as a therapist is to create a sa...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Pennsylvania with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, motivation, 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 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 - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Anger management
Years of Experience: 20

I am a licensed clinical social worker in Pennsylvania with over 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, family conflicts, & parenting issues. I also have experience working with anger management. 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. 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 th...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Therapy Specialties: Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in Pennsylvania with 12 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with depression. 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.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania (West Conshohocken, PA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I am licensed clinical mental health therapist in Colorado, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas with 6 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, parenting issues, & career difficulties. 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!

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In West Conshohocken?

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 West Conshohocken 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 West Conshohocken 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 West Conshohocken or elsewhere in Montgomery 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 West Conshohocken 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 West Conshohocken 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 West Conshohocken 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 West Conshohocken 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 West Conshohocken, 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 West Conshohocken, 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 19428 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 West Conshohocken:

19428

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.