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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC-MHSP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 18

Hello, my name is Lisa May. First thing to know about me is I am a very down to earth but a professional counselor and will take your issue serious. I have been working in and around the field of therapy since 2002 and before that I worked in Social Work since 1996. I am originally from Kentucky where I had my own private practice for a couple of years before moving to Tennessee. I have worked with a variety of different issues such as grief, anxiety, depression, trauma, addiction just to name a few, however those are the issues I feel I work best with and hav...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

Hello! My name is April Bailye and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). I received my Bachelor's Degree in Social Work from Bradley University and went on to obtain my Master's Degree in Social Work Mental Health at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. I am originally from Illinois, but have lived in Memphis, TN for 10 years and have been residing in Atlanta, GA for the last 2.5 years. I've been providing therapy to individuals and couples for close to 15 years. I got my start working with the severely mentally ill in hospitals, and have spe...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,M.Ed.
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief
Years of Experience: 18

My passion is working with clients seeking to overcome challenges and to deal with the adverse effects of addictions, abuse, trauma, transitions and all kinds of grief/loss. I believe that all people deserve to obtain the tools to overcome these challenges in a way that leaves them feeling empowered and independent. As a LCSW and M.Ed. with 20 years of experience, I am highly trained to integrate sound clinical interventions that utilize compassion, relationship-building and a gentle approach. I adhere to the belief that, "Nobody's story is too painful to be he...

This is Jennifer Dressler's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC-MHSP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a counselor licensed in Tennessee with 10 years of experience working in a clinical setting. I have worked with a variety of clients who have struggled with anxiety, depression, trauma, relationship difficulties, adjusting to life changes, as well as issues resulting from physical, sexual, and emotional abuse. When working with clients I believe that everyone deserves to be treated with respect and dignity that is free from judgment. My approach to therapy can be cognitive-behavioral or solution-focused. I am also trained in EMDR which I use with my in-p...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 45

Michael Phoenix has been a professional counselor since 1975. He is an ordained clergyman in the Presbyterian Church and holds the Doctorate in Ecumenics and Comparative Religions. He has been a licensed social worker and director of several social service agencies. His counseling specialties include, treatment for depression, vocational guidance, post rehab. addictions counseling, life coaching, grief, mid-life crisis, and helping people find their way through in depth explorations concerning spirituality. He holds advanced degrees from Princeton and Southern Ill...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,MHSP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am a licensed professional counselor-mental health service provider with over 5 years counseling experience. I have worked with individuals with a wide range of concerns including trauma, depression, anxiety, mood, personality disorders, low self esteem, life transitions, and grief/loss amongst other areas. My counseling style is nurturing and client-centered. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, dialectical behavioral, trauma-focuse...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 20

Welcome! You have found your way here not by accident. You might be looking for help for yourself, a loved one, or a relationship. You might be trying to save a marriage from crumbling, or wanting to proactively strengthen your intimacy or communication skills. You might be searching for meaning in your life or to solve a problem you have. Maybe you are trying to make sense of your past, or work toward goals you have for your future. Maybe you are seeking understanding of yourself or others, why you feel the way you do or why they act the way they do. Or s...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Hello. My name is LaJoya McDonald. I have 7 years of clinical experience serving various populations: children, adolescents, young adults, adults, and geriatric population. I have experience with a wide range of issues such as anxiety, depression, Combat PTSD, PTSD, behavioral issues, ADHD, conflict, grief and loss etc. One theoretical framework that I utilize is Cognitive behavioral therapy. CBT can be used for a wide range of behaviors and disorders. Solution focus, person centered, and motivational interviewing are some other frameworks that I utilize when wor...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

Hello, and thank you for visiting my page. I've worked in the field of mental health for over 15 years. I graduated with my Masters in Social Worker at Loma Linda University in San Bernardino California. My passion has always been to help others overcome challenging obstacles that we may face in our lives. I have worked in various settings that are geared towards helping individuals with mental health disorders such as depression, anxiety, PTSD and other mental health concerns. Additionally, I have experience working with survivors of violent crimes which inclu...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

I already know that you are motivated for a better life and a better "YOU" because you have taken that first courageous step toward making change through therapy. I hope you will allow me to join you in your journey. My name is Lisa Hare and I have been providing therapy as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) for over 12 years in a variety of settings including outpatient community mental health, hospital crisis intervention, and school-based counseling. I am based in Tennessee and licensed in nine other states. I have experience working with all ages and ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 3

I am Licensed Professional Counselor in Tennessee with 5 years of counseling experience and 10 years of working in the helping profession. I have worked with clients with concerns that include depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, and life and career goals. I approach therapy with the idea that collaboration between the client and myself will lead to growth and healing. I have experience in using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Existential Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, and Motivational Interviewing. With that being the case, my approach ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC/MHSP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I received a Master of Science degree in clinical mental health from Milligan University in 2018. I have experience working in public and private schools as a teacher and school counselor and in community mental health and private practice as a therapist. I am interested in working with adults facing transitions and life challenges including anxiety, depression, grief, and trauma. Using an integrative therapeutic approach, I am committed to working with my clients as they overcome obstacles and realize their personal goals. I believe a productive and satisfying l...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 23

Hi! My name is Shara Trumbull, and I am a LCSW with over 20 years of experience. I have worked in a variety of settings: hospitals, medical offices, health departments, and integrated care. I have also enjoyed teaching about mental health and trauma in my community and abroad as well as teaching a Psychology course at a local homeschool cooperative. I have counseled a wide variety of clients with issues ranging from mild adjustment issues to severe mental illness such as schizophrenia. I love working with women and helping them walk through infidelity and infertil...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 3

I am licensed in TN with 3 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, bipolar disorder, depression, & coping with life changes. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in Indiana with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions & trauma and abuse. 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 Kara Fedore's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

My name is Kara and I am so excited for the opportunity to work with you! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Tennessee. I have 7 years of experience working with a variety of individuals experiencing concerns such as substance abuse, depression, anxiety, self esteem, life changes and transitions, and relationship challenges. I have also worked with many people who have experienced domestic violence, trauma, and acute crisis. I use a wide variety of approaches with clients, all of which come down to being client centered. I tailor my approach ...

This is Caitlyn Schultz's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 7

Ready to move forward? Trauma is treatable! I provide brief outpatient intensive trauma treatment in order to quickly resolve issues around PTSD, medical trauma, anxiety, depression and behavioral/emotional issues. My clients have often tried other types of therapy, inpatient treatment, or psychiatric medications but are still struggling with triggers, behaviors, and relationships after trauma. I treat trauma-related issues using the Instinctual Trauma Response (ITR) Method, which addresses events occurring across the lifespan, including pre-verbal traumas. Th...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Tennessee with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 17

I am licensed in Tennessee with over 16 years of professional experience, helping clients to cope with depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, and trauma. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialogue and your treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to have a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage and guidance, and I am here to support you in achieving that goal. Growth through recovery is an ongoing process of overcoming personal struggles and stresses. ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Gadsden, Tennessee (Gadsden, TN)
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 17

I am licensed in Kentucky and Ohio with 17 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with family conflicts, coping with grief and loss, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & coping with life changes. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. 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 Gadsden?

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 Gadsden 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 Gadsden 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 Gadsden or elsewhere in Crockett or the state of Tennessee.

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 Gadsden 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 Gadsden due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Tennessee 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 Gadsden and elsewhere throughout the state of Tennessee 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 Gadsden 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 Gadsden, 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 Gadsden, TN, 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 38337 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 Gadsden:

38337

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.