This is Tomeka Gantt's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): NCC,LPCS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hello! My name is Tomeka Gantt. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor in North Carolina and a Licensed Professional Counselor in South Carolina. I am also a Licensed Addictions Counselor in South Carolina and a Nationally Certified Counselor. I am a graduate of Webster University in St. Louis, Missouri where I received a Master of Arts in Clinical Counseling in 2000. I have 20 years of experience in counseling. I work with adults, children, couples, and families. I use an integrated counseling approach with focus on cognitive-behavioral, motiv...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PHD,LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 15

(NOTE: Right now I am only accepting new clients that either can schedule during day time hours OR are text only clients) My name is Valerie Glass. I have worked as a therapist in a variety of settings for nearly 20 years. I currently hold a doctorate in marriage and family therapy and also work teaching students who are studying to become therapists. I have extensive experience working with clients who are experiencing anxiety, depression, stress, trauma, relationship issues, and family issues. In addition, I specialize in LGBTQ clients and women's issues. ...

This is Dr. Robert Nelson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Psy.D.
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

I am a licensed clinical psychologist with over twenty years of providing counseling and psychological help to individuals from a diverse background, with varying beliefs and issues. I obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in a triple major to include psychology, sociology and theology. I dual tracked Masters work in Marriage and Family therapy while completing a doctorate in Clinical Psychology. I have certifications as a School Psychologist in California and South Carolina and a School Administrator's certification in California. I have a deep personal faith but va...

This is Dr. Raven Neal's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Ed. D. ,LCSW,LISW-CP(S)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

Greetings! I am a licensed clinical social worker in the states of North and South Carolina. I have been licensed for 11 years during this time I have provided therapy services to youth, adults and families in office, community and home settings. The modalities I tend to use consist of solution focused brief therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, reality therapy and person centered modalities. Prior to becoming licensed I worked as a family preservation counselor and a youth residential counselor. I have an extensive background in family work including parent ...

This is Danielle Day's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 4

My name is Danielle Day and I am a Licensed Clinicial Social Worker, currently providing biblical, Christian-based counseling. I received my undergraduate degree in Counseling and Criminal Justice at Grace College and Theological Seminary, and my master's degree from Abilene Christian University. I firmly believe that everyone can change; sometimes we need outside help to encourage us to make the change a reality. My therapeutic style focuses on motivational interviewing techniques, cognitive behavioral therapy, solution-focused, as well as incorporating spiritual...

This is Mitchell  Thompson 's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,License School Social Worker
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 5

I am a licensed in North Carolina with over 3 years of experience working as a license clinical social worker and over 25 years as social worker. I have worked in many different capacities such as child protective services , school social worker and family support . As a clinical social worker, I have worked with adults, children, family, and groups in areas such as depression, anxiety, trauma, loss, abuse parenting issues, truancy , ADHD and psychosocial issues. My counseling style is engaging and interactive. I believe in treating individuals with respect ...

This is Kimberly Sawyer's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 16

I am a licensed counselor who is passionate about assisting others in overcoming life's challenges and difficulties. I have spent the past 16 years working with children, adolescents, and adults who are survivors of physical, sexual, and psychological abuse as well as those who have experienced other traumas and difficulties stemming from different life stressors and changes such as divorce, death, sexuality, traumatic-grief, and others. I look forward to working with people of all ages to overcome and thrive following any difficulties they may be experiencing. ...

This is Kimberly Sconyers's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MRC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

Hello! My name is Kim and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in South Carolina with over 15 years experience. I started my career with a community mental health clinic and I now have my own part-time practice as well as directing the day-to-day operations of a women's shelter. I would say I am a generalist, with experience treating most mental health diagnoses except eating disorders but my passion is working with people experiencing anxiety and depression. I also have a heart for individuals experiencing grief and those in need of treatment for PTSD. I...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PsyD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

Hi there! I am Dr. Nancy Simpson, licensed clinical psychologist in South Carolina. Currently retired from a 30- year, rewarding teaching career at our local community college, I yearn to give back. Early in my career I was a practicing psychologist and worked in both in-patient and out-patient settings, performed neuropsychological assessments, and diagnosed & assessed mental illness. But, I found my bliss in academic psychology. Now it's time to return to my roots to help others. I am well trained, compassionate, and bring mutual respect and caring to therapy. ...

This is Tunisia Lumpford's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Do you worry often or feel sad most days? Do you have conflict at home, school or/and work? I am available to help you through those challenges. I will listen and help you with writing your story. I will help you to rejuvenate and regain balance in order to THRIVE. I am a licensed clinical social worker who has experience working with individuals, adults, and families who are facing life’s challenges that includes trauma, depression, and anxiety. Additionally, I have extensive experience working with youth and their families who have experienced violence, ...

This is Melandi Murrell's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

My name is Melandi Murrell, MA, LPC, NCC. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of South Carolina. I have worked in the mental health and social work fields for 10+ years, and my expertise is related to working with individuals that experience hardships such as depression, anxiety, general life stressors, mood disorders, change, and etc. I specialize in working with a diverse range of individuals of all ages, including individuals, couples, and families. My previous experience includes working with adolescents and adults suffering from depressi...

This is Kimberly Bales's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,LAC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Addiction counselor in South Carolina with over 21 years of experience working as a mental health counselor and 15 years working as an addiction counselor. I have a Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Sociology and a Master's degree in Counseling. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including ADHD, depression, anxiety disorders, mood disorders, and stress due to life changes. I have provided therapy with children and adults in many different settings including elementary, middle, and high s...

This is Ashley Murphy's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA. LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 18

Greetings, My name is Ashley Murphy, MA, LPC. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of South Carolina. I received my Masters of Arts in Mental Health Counseling with a in 2011 from Webster University. I have completed counseling work in the communities, through telehealth, and schools. I received the "School Mental Health Counselor of the year" award in 2021. I have worked in the mental health field for over 18 years, and my expertise is related to working with individuals that experience hardships such as family conflicts, trauma and abuse...

This is Deanna Fairbourne's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a family and individual therapist licensed in South Carolina with 3 years of experience working as a clinical therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, parenting problems, trauma, and autism. I have worked in both inpatient and outpatient settings helping children, teens, and parents to reach their goals and live happier lives. 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 com...

This is Michelle St. Raymond's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-BACS
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 29

LIFE IS CHANGE! I am a heart-centered licensed clinical social worker and Board Approaved Clinical Supervisor (LCSW-BACS) working in Louisiana but also licensed in South Carolina. I come from the New Orleans/Covington area as a life long resident, Southern bred but with exposure to diversity having lived in San Juan, Puerto Rico. My passion and my work is centered around families, family dynamics, growth and change. I also specialize in natural healing modalities, mindfulness, in supporting families and individual in transition, struggling with anxiety, trauma...

This is Jennifer Caldwell's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC,LPC,NCBLCMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

Hi! I'm Jenn and I am a licensed mental health counselor based in Tampa, Florida. I have over 15 years of clinical experience working with people struggling with depression, anxiety, complex trauma and substance abuse as well as those just having difficulties dealing with everyday life. I enjoy working with adults, adolescents and children and love watching people increase self-awareness and create sustainable change in their lives. I specialize in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused CBT and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy. I use these modalities in ind...

This is Gregory Maddox's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 14

Hello. I have worked as a therapist for over 14 years. My approach is to help you build on the strengths and competencies you already have. You will gain new awareness and insights which will help you to feel better and make adjustments in your life. Major change and breakthroughs are great if they happen but more often we are able to make small adjustments which help us to trend in a positive instead of a negative direction. Also, accepting yourself and tapping into inner peace is just as important as change. My role is to guide you through the challenges you are...

This is Kristy Dennis's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in North and South Carolina with 12 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, parenting 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 sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

This is Dr. Eve Coker's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD,LCMHC
Therapy Specialties: Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 10

I have worked in a variety of settings, including mental and behavioral health facilities, workplaces, and my own private practice. My Masters degree is in Mental Health Counseling and my PhD is in I-O Psychology, which is the study of how people behave in organizations. I've also served as an ecumenical chaplain serving multiple religions. My specialties include coping with workplace difficulties, relationship challenges, struggling with personal sense of meaning, finding identity, family issues, and many other related needs. My style is very warm and valida...

This is Rhonda  Alston 's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ridge Spring, South Carolina (Ridge Spring, SC)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Hello! I am a licensed professional counselor with over 8 years of experience working in clinical, residential and in home settings. I have worked with individuals and families with wide ranges of diagnosis from conduct disorder, depression, parenting issues, anxiety, anger management and much more. I am certified in trauma focused cognitive behavior therapy and also use other modalities to better assist my clients needs. My therapy style is very laid back and down to earth which tends to help my clients build trust and rapport with me. I understand the world ...

Having a hard time selecting a mental health professional in Ridge Spring? (How we can help)

Finding the right therapist can feel intimidating, but there are simple ways to narrow down your search for the Ridge Spring area; especially when you're having a hard time trying to find therapists accepting new clients.
 
First, research what type of therapy you’d like to pursue BEFORE trying to find a therapist or psychologist. Maybe that’s psychodynamic, cognitive behavior therapy, group therapy, marriage and family therapy, or couple’s therapy; just search 'therapist near me in Ridge Spring' and find the one that is right for your needs. Next consider whether the gender of your therapist matters, the types of therapy they're most experienced with, and then finally choose a therapist located near you in the city of Ridge Spring, or elsewhere in the Saluda county or state of South Carolina.
 
Mental health professionals that have a private practice or provide therapy services for professional counseling can help improve healthy relationships and communication skills whether that be working through life's obstacles and life issues in couples counseling, changing negative thinking patterns, or just providing a listening ear. Verified Ridge Spring therapists can provide licensed marriage counseling, compassionate counseling, tailor to individual needs (such as discussing healing, children, or other adults), and will help create a therapeutic relationship as a National Certified Counselor. Verified Ridge Spring counselors help adults with healing (from physical ailments such as chronic pain, as well as mental illness).


What is the cost difference between conventional therapy and working with one of our listed therapists above?

The United States has many therapists who are comfortable charging $200 or more per session, and in some instances you might find that the average price of a therapy session in Ridge Spring, SC ranges from $85-$150.
 
Some therapists in the state of South Carolina will work on a sliding scale, meaning they’ll factor in your income and charge what you can afford per session. With our therapists serving both the city of Ridge Spring and elsewhere throughout the state of South Carolina, you can expect significantly more affordable options with sessions ranging from $60 to $90 per week (billed every 4 weeks).


Did you know our therapists are not limited to in-person visits?

Online therapists, including all those listed above (all of which are in the United States) able to work with people like you in or around Ridge Spring offer creative forms of communication to help people like you receive the best type of treatment for your needs.
 
Whether that’s via in-app messaging with your therapist, video sessions where you see you one another and talk about your problems, live chat or phone sessions, you and your therapist will find the best way to address your mental health challenges in online therapy. You can work through various symptoms, disorders or condition, and even get a diagnosis from the comfort of your own home. 
 
So if you're dealing with things like relationship problems that could be addressed in couples therapy, you want to work with one of our experienced cognitive behavioral therapists (specializing in behavioral health), assistance with eating disorders, or support with other common mental health issues (like work stress management, anxiety, depression, grief, etc)... take a look at our available therapists above and find a individual or marriage and family therapist that is right for you.
 
Counseling services, wellness services, online therapy, relationship counseling, and individual counseling through a licensed therapist can help treat postpartum depression, feeling lost or feeling stuck, difficult relationships, and helping people live their best lives. If you're looking for a therapist, Ridge Spring has many professionals who provide client centered individual counseling both in person and through online therapy. Gain more insight into in your life than you would through an eclectic approach or motivational interviewing. In Ridge Spring, therapy is easily accessible and just a click away. A clinical psychologist, licensed psychologist, or board approved supervisor can help you develop new coping strategies through modern therapy, therapeutic services, and a holistic approach.


How to know if therapy is right for you?

One of the rewarding aspects of working with a therapist is that they are listening to your feelings. Our friends and loved ones often hear us, but they may have a hard time providing objective guidance in the way a therapist can; which can be extremely valuable due to the fact that many therapists have experience helping others through similar difficult times.

A therapist wants to support you toward a healthier emotional state, no matter what you're dealing with (including behavioral health concerns, grief, anxiety, depression or stress). While helping to develop healthier emotions, another benefit of therapy is you have a safe space to discuss problems that you may be hesitant to talk about with people who you see everyday.

Many people have sensitive topics to discuss; possibly an addiction or an issue with their relationship that they’re ashamed to speak about with their friends and/or partner. A Ridge Spring therapist can help you confront these kinds of issues and find ways to face them and heal.

With more than 752 people in the city of Ridge Spring, SC finding a therapist can be both costly and hard to do. Our goal with the list of therapists shown above is to get you the support you need. If you’re looking for a nearby therapist close to 29129 or the surrounding zip codes (shown below), take a look at other available therapists through nearby cities listed at the bottom of this page.

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Take some time to learn more about our therapists and counselors to clearly understand our services. If you have questions for us, please reach us on our contact page or send an email to contact@betterhelp.com.

Emergency Situations:

If you are experiencing a crisis or any other person may be exposed to danger due to an issue that is an emergency - don't use this site's online services. Verified Ridge Spring therapists can help women, children, and young adults, as well as anyone experiencing a crisis or emergency.

If you need Domestic Violence support, please contact The National Domestic Hotline at 1-800-799-7233

If you need Substance Abuse support, please contact the Substance Abuse and MH Services Administration at 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

If you need Sexual Abuse support, please contact the Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network at 1-800-656-4673

Call the 24 hour National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at +1 (800) 273-8255 or 911 which can provide you with immediate help for an emergency call or visit the nearest emergency room.

Other zip codes that the counselors near or around Ridge Spring, South Carolina can serve:

29129

Some other commonly asked questions can be found below:

How do I know I should get a therapist?
 
Modern therapy and psychotherapy have many benefits, regardless of the resources you may or may not have, or a service you have received in the past. The connection between brain, body and behavior is what effects everything in your life and therapy can help you see results in improving your attention and reaction to a specific thing. Whether it be someone wanting to learn more about their own mind and patterns, or specific situations in terms of well-being and friend struggles, searching for a 'therapist near me' or a 'therapist near Ridge Spring' can help you find a counselor near you or the closest locator to any counselors and psychiatrists. 
 
How much does a therapist cost?
 
Therapist prices differ, and one good way to learn more is by looking up "therapists around me" or "Ridge Spring's therapists" to learn about prices in your city or state. You can also specify for a male or female counselor, or anything specific you're looking for.
 
How do I see a therapist for the first time?
 
One great way to prep for your first therapy session is by reading a lot of information on therapy-- articles by an author or experts on therapy can help you study some tips or a specific example of what to pay attention to in your first appointment. In fact, one great example of a case of someone with a great level of expertise who has written about therapy is the book Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb.
 
Should I go to therapy if I feel fine?
 
While you may look fine on the outside or through your instagram, that doesn't always mean we feel fine 100% of the time. A therapist can help you gain power over your life and emotions and be a helping hand and trusted source while you navigate day-to-day experiences and small growth opportunities. Gaining a new perspective on yourself through various therapies can help you improve your self-esteem, work through various values and relationships (such as with your parents), and overall gain a better sense of the world and how you see it. The success you may find through therapy is dependent on your process, if you are in-office or out-of-office, as well as who your provider is, what medication you are on, what fear you have, etc.
 
Is crying in therapy a breakthrough?
 
While for some crying in therapy might not be the normal, for others who perhaps experience mood disorders or even schizophrenia, crying could be a natural occurrence in each session. The groups you are in, the adolescents memories and experiences you've had, and the education you've received can all play a role into your emotions and emotional state throughout therapy.
 
Are therapists worth it?
 
We are all on a different path with our life, as each human is unique in the advice they want (or don't want) in areas of their life. Therapists, however, have the ability to help you find your potential through re-training your mind through methods such as CBT. For example, a number of patients who are battling sleep insomnia, difficulty with medications, troublesome behaviors, or overuse of drugs or alcohol have found help for their disorder through online therapy and telehealth. Many studies outline the risk in addition to the reward of seeing providers and specialists virtually, and overall the reviews show that the availability and areas of expertise from online therapists make it feel like they are on your team, and are a positive addition to your life.
 
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