Life can be a beautiful flower. Its beauty shines brightly, but it is delicate. Just one change can make the flower wilt. You can be the happiest person ever, but a bout of depression or a life change can make you wilt as well. How can you make your flower grow strong again? A counselor based in Georgetown can help you. 

Georgetown is known for its red poppy, a beautiful flower. Your life can be like a red poppy, but you need to speak to someone. We all bloom in our own way, and a counselor can help you find out the best way to bloom. Speak to one to see what they can do for you. 

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

Hello. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the State of Texas. My educational background is in Clinical Psychology. My experience includes treating clients with family relational issues, low self-esteem, depression, stress, anxiety, anger management, and trauma. My pursuit in educating myself in the most modern and effective methods of counseling never ends. My approach has evolved over the years and will continue to do so over time, as I only utilize methods that have been shown to succeed. Currently, I utilize an eclectic approach to counseling wit...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Brentom Jackson holds a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts and a Master’s degree in counseling. He is a licensed professional counselor and supervisor, registered yoga instructor and award-winning performance artist in the North Texas area. His unique educational background equips him to take a creative, collaborative and eclectic approach to therapy. He combines techniques from CBT, Mindfulness, Sports/Performance Psychology, and Expressive Arts Therapy to help clients approach mental health and wellness holistically. Brentom’s employment experience as a sc...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSCC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

Welcome! Taking this step to better yourself is the beginning of a journey and the destination is up to you. It takes a great amount of courage to admit to needing help and even more to seek it out. As a therapist, I am a teammate or guide on this journey to who you would like to become. I would like you to get to know me a little and the core principles of my therapy. I started therapy a little later in life after returning to school following a period of disability. I have a Master's degree in Clinical Counseling. I am also currently pursuing my Doctorate...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC ,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas and also a Nationally Certified Counselor. I hold a Bachelors in Psychology from Walden University as well as a Master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling. My clinical experience includes counseling adolescents (age 13 and up), adults, couples and families. Also expertise in the areas of relationship issues, reconciliation (with self and others), anxiety, depression and Women’s Issues. I provides individual counseling, couples therapy, family counseling as well as group counseling. ​ I believe therapy prov...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 7

Laura Sparkman is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She received her Bachelor of Arts degrees in Psychology and Education with a Minor in Spanish in 2005. She later earned a Master of Counseling from Southern Methodist University in 2012. Laura has spent the last 18 years working across the medical, educational, and non-profit sectors with all demographics. She has served various roles as a teacher, learning specialist, guidance counselor and administrative / faculty adviser in both private and public schools in the greater Dallas area. Just as a diabetic requ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): RN,LPC,MA
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

Greetings. I am Cassandra and I am pleased to have the opportunity to serve you as your Trusted Professional Therapist/ Counselor. I completed my undergraduate degree from Prairie View A and M University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing in 1988 and a Masters in Professional Counseling in 2015 from Liberty University. I have more than three decades of comprehensive Healthcare experience. I am both a Registered Nurse and a Licensed Therapist. I have 20+ years of non-licensed counseling and case-management experience. My desire is to use my comprehensive...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,LCDC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 25

I have been a licensed professional counselor in Texas since 2008. I also am a substance abuse counselor and have done so for over 20 years. I have a wide range of experience including depression, trauma, co-occurring substance abuse, psychiatric mental health and other mental health disorders. My counseling style is cognitive and client centered. I believe that everybody has the ability to make their better. I am no only a counselor but have utilized therapy in my own life which has given me a better perspective about clients needs. I have perspective fr...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) based in Texas with over 12 years of experience working with individuals process hardships and make changes in their life and perspective. I have worked with individuals challenged by depression, anxiety, trauma, abuse, relationship isssues, and life changing situations. My approach is solution focused, client centered, and strengths based drawing heavily from Cognitive Behavioral Theory. My counseling style is warm and accepting. I strive to provide an experience for my clients that is positive and safe. I believ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

My ideal client is one who is struggling through an issue and is serious about making significant improvements through hard work. I am aware that life events manifest in many, and often unexpected, ways; Sometimes, the manifestations are changes in personality, mood, relationships, employment, health, and/or the development of various dependencies. I enjoy helping people navigate the stormy seas of trauma, because once the dark skies have cleared, it is truly a joyous day!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC,CCMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas with seven years experience in counseling. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns but my specialties include parenting difficulties, childhood trauma, abuse, Autism, social difficulties, mood disorders, grief, ADHD, anxiety and depression. My counseling approach is person-centered and I strive to create an environment in which you feel safe to share your story. I have training and experience in Client-Centered Therapy, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Eye Movement Desensitiz...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker licensed in Texas with over 10 years of experience working as a family mentor, life skills trainer, patient advocate and therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy style is interactive, sensitive and warm. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach combines cogniti...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 8

I am a clinical social worker licensed in Texas with over 8 years' experience working with people experiencing a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, grief, and mood disorders. I have an extensive history of working with individuals experiencing chronic illness, coping with a cancer diagnosis, caregiver fatigue, and terminal illness. I also have experience helping people who have experienced physical trauma, domestic violence, and emotional abuse. My therapy style is warm and interactive; I believe in treating everyone with respect, non-judgm...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 4

I am licensed in Texas with 4 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with a variety of stressors including anxiety, depression, relationship issues, family conflicts, motivation, self esteem, and anger management. It is my top priority to ensure that I create an open and safe environment for my clients 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 - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 9

I am licensed in Texas with 9 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. 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!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Therapy Specialties: LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

My passion is helping clients cope and heal body, mind and spirit. I am trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. I am licensed as a professional counselor in the State of Texas. I have a history of helping clients with various life situations, personality disorders, narcissistic relationships, codependency and LGBT issues, among others. 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 - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

I am licensed in Texas with 11 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, & trauma and abuse. I also have experience working with 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 - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

I am licensed in Texas with 9 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & 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 - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 36

I am licensed in Texas with 36 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with life changes, stress and anxiety, and relationship issues. I also have experience in helping clients cope with grief and loss. 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 - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 3

I am licensed in Texas with 3 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Georgetown, Texas (Georgetown, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am licensed in Texas with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with depression, adjustment issues, parenting, stress and anxiety, family conflicts, anger management, & 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.

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

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 Georgetown 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 Georgetown 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 Georgetown or elsewhere in Williamson or the state of Texas.

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 Georgetown 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 Georgetown due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Texas 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 Georgetown and elsewhere throughout the state of Texas 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 Georgetown 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 Georgetown, 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 Georgetown, TX, 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 78628 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 Georgetown:

78626, 78627, 78628, 78633

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.