Life can feel like a game. When we're doing well, we've made the major leagues. When life gets tough, we feel much more little league. Goodlettsville knows all about little league. And they know how to make little league feel big again. Goodlettsville is home of the 2012 Little League World Series National Champions.

The Goodlettsville area has a wealth of mental health professionals to help when life has you feeling like you're on the losing team much too often. Whether it be group counseling, therapy, or intervention, professionals are here to help.

This is April Bailye's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, 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...

This is Peggy  Randolph 's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 34

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 30 years experience in a wide array of issues. I am licensed in four states currently. I can help with any issues ranging from dealing with severe, chronic mental illness to adjustment issues that are temporary. I have a liberal stance and believe everyone should be given equal opportunities for advancement and betterment of self. I also believe that counseling should be a safe space to express oneself and share thoughts and feelings. I provide a client centered focus that addresses the current presenting issues wi...

This is Dr. William Weathers's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD,MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 10

The profession of counseling and psychotherapy has been my second career. I was pursuing a PhD in health communication and began researching the changes in psychological self-efficacy that go along with recovery from addiction at a time when i was already in long-term recovery from alcohol dependence, as well as in my own therapy with a licensed clinical social worker. I began to explore the idea that clinical social work, the practice of counseling and psychotherapy, might be a perfect fit for me. I had spent my adult life in the serious practice and study of hum...

This is Stacey Shine's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Coaching
Years of Experience: 12

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Tennessee with over 12 years of experience working with a variety of concerns such as: anxiety, depression, self-esteem issues, relationship issues, family dynamic distresses, communication, trauma and abuse. My counseling style is very individualized. I pull from several different theories to provide each of my clients with whatever works best for them. I enjoy an open dialogue and invite my clients to speak about whatever is on their minds. I strongly believe that therapy sessions should be filled with resp...

This is Amber Williams's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

Hello! My name is Amber and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over ten years of experience providing therapeutic counseling services. I have worked in several therapeutic settings to include outpatient clinical services, skilled living facilities, community mental health, and nonprofit healthcare services. I have also served clientele within the social services, law enforcement, and military communities ranging from foster care and adoption, criminal offenders and active duty members. As a military brat, I’ve moved much of my life but recently settle...

This is Carol Williams's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the states of Alabama, Arkansas and Tennessee. I have been a therapist for 20 years , working with individual , couples and family. My main focus at this time is working with individuals. My therapy approach is based on Client Centered Therapy as well as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. I also enjoy including Mindfulness activities to reduce stress and anxiety. During my years as a Counselor I have had the opportunity to learn and grow both on a professional level and personal level. I have grown as much from my interac...

This is Janice Foehring's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW, LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Parenting issues, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! My name is Jan and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 4 years of clinical experience providing therapy services. I have worked over 16 years providing counseling services in an academic setting. Originally from Illinois, I moved to Tennessee during the summer of 2019 and continued counseling. I received my undergraduate degree in Social Work at Illinois State University and my Masters degree in Social Work at St. Ambrose University with emphasis in Advanced Empowerment Practice and School Social Work . My approach to therapy is client ...

This is Britne Daughtdrill's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Greetings and congratulations on taking the first brave step on your journey to healing! My name is Britne and I am a licensed professional counselor, mental health service provider (LPC-MHSP) in Tennessee with 6 years of experience working as a mental health therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, marital problems, parenting problems, mood disorders, and everyday life stressors. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My counseling styl...

This is Brooke Word's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): Lcsw
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Anger management
Years of Experience: 12

I am here to help people be their best self! My expertise lies with treatment of individuals – particularly adolescents and adults– to cope with a variety of issues. I have been practicing for 15 years helping clients and families cope with relational problems, domestic violence, disordered eating patterns and substance abuse. My experience has encompassed grief and/or loss, trauma, emotional regulation and behavioral issues. I enjoy working with people who feel “stuck” in their current lifestyle, and strive to provide them with helpful remedies to cope and impro...

This is Tammy Meyers's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 18

Hi, I'm Tammy, a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Tennessee with over 17 years of experience. I have worked with a variety of populations, including children, adolescents, young, middle and older adults. While I specialize in grief therapy, I also have extensive experience with clients who struggle with depression, anxiety, addiction, adjustment to life changes, and more. Clients have described me as empathic, warm and a safe place to work through sensitive issues. Reaching out for help is one of the hardest things a person can do, so the fa...

This is Molly Colley's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC-MHSP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! My name is Molly, and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with Mental Health Service Provider designation in Tennessee. I started counseling in 2017 and have worked with diverse clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, career challenges, ADHD, and more. I believe that the counseling relationship itself is important to your healing, so I want to connect with you. My approach is warm and engaging. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I believe that everyone has a set of unique values th...

This is Dr. Gwendolyn  Drake's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PsyD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 17

I believe that a sense of compassion is essential in dealing with life's challenges, and I take my work and my clients seriously. Seeking help is difficult enough, and it's my job to make the process easier by offering my clients a warm, empathic, and safe place to address their challenges and concerns. If you are struggling with a particular issue, or simply looking for a safe place to express yourself, I'm excited to begin the process with you. I am a clinical psychologist with 17 years of experience, and am currently licensed in Virginia, Tennessee and Arkansa...

This is Dr. Ricci Hellman's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): EDD,LPC,BC-TMH
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Professional Counselor (Clinical Mental Health Counselor) licensed in Tennessee and North Carolina with over 30 years of experience working as a mental health/behavioral health therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including LGBTQIA (I'm gay), gender dysphoria, bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, dual diagnosis (mental health and addiction), career challenges, family of origin issues, self-esteem, and more. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My ...

This is Katie Combs's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I am a LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor) in the state of Tennessee with over 14 years experience working with clients and their families. I have assisted clients in dealing with a variety of concerns such as depression, anxiety, self esteem, relationship issues, parenting skills, substance abuse, grief, anger management, along with ADHD, history of trauma and abuse and managing stress. I am also trained in TF-CBT, which is trauma focused cognitive behavioral therapy. I value the individual and work to create an environment where healing can occur. I will...

This is Richard Barbee's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT,MEd
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coaching
Years of Experience: 16

I am a Therapist who operates within a Christian worldview. Most of my experience has been with clients experiencing addiction issues, family issues, and marital issues. My clinical perspective is based in truth, reality, connection, and resilience. Most clients would describe as a tender warrior. I am very supportive and encouraging while also keeping a focus on action, accountability and honesty.

This is Francine Owens's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSSW,LCSW,RPT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 28

I am Francine Owens, Licensed Clinical Social Worker based in Jackson, TN. I’m a private practitioner and owner of Owens Family Counseling. At the University of Tennessee (Memphis) School of Social Work, I received my MSSW in Social Work treatment. With over 20 years of experience in clinical treatment; I am highly knowledgeable, experienced, and dedicated to working with individuals, couples and families. My goal is to assist you in therapy to help discover your true self, and lead you to a life worth celebrating. While no one can change difficult situations ...

This is Shara Trumbull's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, 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...

This is Tashinika Crowley's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD,LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

My name is Dr. Tashinika Crowley and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor for the state of Mississippi. I have over 7 years of experience in working with adults, adolescents, and the prison population. I received my PhD in Social Work from Jackson State University in 2020, and my Master's in Counseling from Mississippi College in 2013. I truly believe in using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy because I believe that if a person can change the way that they think, this can change the way that they behave. I have used this approach with many of my clients and have had ...

This is Sherry Vautier's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,LADAC II,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Family conflicts, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! My name is Sherry and I am a licensed therapist in Tennessee, LPC. I am also a licensed substance abuse counselor, LADAC II, as well as board certified by the NBCC as a NCC counselor. I have enjoyed working with adults, youth and families who have had difficulties with life's stressors dealing with relationships, trauma, addiction, depression, anxiety and other concerns. I know that you are the expert on you and with my knowledge, experience and modalities I feel that we can walk through your journey and help you feel whole again. Not sure feel free to rea...

This is Caitlin Merritt's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Goodlettsville, Tennessee (Goodlettsville, TN)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC-MHSP,M.Ed.,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Anger management, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Hi! I'm Caitlin - thank you for visiting my page and considering me to help you in achieving your best life! I am Licensed Professional Counselor, Mental Health Service Provider (LPC-MHSP) in the state of Tennessee with over 4 years of experience working as a psychotherapist. I hold a Master's Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and have undergone extensive training in both inpatient and outpatient settings. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns, most commonly issues pertaining to: depression, anxiety, relationships, parenting proble...

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

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 Goodlettsville 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 Goodlettsville 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 Goodlettsville or elsewhere in Davidson 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 Goodlettsville 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 Goodlettsville 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 Goodlettsville 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 Goodlettsville 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 Goodlettsville, 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 Goodlettsville, 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 37072 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 Goodlettsville:

37070, 37072

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.