Do you get stressed out at the thought of going to the grocery store or have a panic attack if you have to speak in front of a crowd? If so, this may be a sign of an anxiety disorder such as social anxiety disorder (SAD). There are many devoted counselors in Hutto who are experienced in diagnosing SAD and other mental disorders. 

The City of Hutto has quite a few places in town where you can play and enjoy life. However, if you have SAD or another mental health disorder, going out to have fun is not really an option right now. That is why you should talk to one of the counselors in Hutto, so you can get back to the fun. 

This is Claudia Stephens's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW, MEd., LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 25

Life can be challenging! Taking a step out of one's comfort zone to ask for help is never easy. I would love to help you asses your current situation. Together, we can then work at making changes that are positive in the present, as well as setting goals and taking action for your future. As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Professional School Counselor in Texas, I have supported many individuals on their journey. I enjoy working with adolescents, adults, and families who are struggling with low self esteem, anxiety, parenting problems, grief and/or de...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Admitting you need help is hard to do! We all want to be able to go through this life and never need to ask someone else to help us. However, asking for help does not mean you are weak. I believe it actually means you are strong! It takes a strong person to say, "I cannot do this on my own." That is where I can help. Whether it be individual issues that arise, issues in your marriage, with your children, or in your whole family, I can help to find new ways of thinking and understanding one another. I have over 8 years of clinical experience and employ a Solution F...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,CLC
Therapy Specialties: Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Life Coach with 15 years experience partnering with individuals, families, adolescents, and women to help them reach their goals and live more fulfilling and healthy lives. Dealing with stress, depression, work, family or personal issues? Balancing work, family, friends, and life can be overwhelming. Partnering with a therapist to overcome life's challenges can be essential to living a healthy and fulfilling life. I am an experienced Social Worker with crisis intervention, assessment, domestic violence, hea...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,Licensed Professional Counselor
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am glad that you have decided to take a proactive step for your personal healing and growth. Managing life's battles can be overwhelming and inherently all-consuming. I am a direct, solution focused and client centered when it comes to working with people who are seeking treatment related to substance use/addiction disorders, family/relational conflict, dealing with trauma, grief or purposeful living, life transitions, case management, as well as working with teens, emerging and aging adults. Our sessions can range from helping manage fear that may cause immob...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 24

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas with 24 years of experience working with students and families in the school setting. I have helped numerous students with relationship issues (both peer and family), school success and motivation issues, and with personal planning and preparing for life after high school. I have helped parents with relationship and discipline issues regarding their school-aged children. I utilize cognitive-behavioral and solution-focused techniques to help clients examine their situation and work toward desired outcomes. I work ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Bipolar disorder, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 10

ABOUT ME Hello and welcome! You have just taken the first step towards healing. It may seem a bit overwhelming right now but having identified the need to seek assistance in making changes in your life was a good decision; a brave decision and I am here to support you. Moving forward is a big step so I want to thank you for considering me as your partner on this journey. As a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas. I work with clients from ages 6 to senior adults presenting issues such as depression, anxiety, PTSD, self-esteem and self-ident...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC-S
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor in Texas with over twelve years of experience. I have worked mostly with child victims of crime and their families. I am nationally certified in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. I have worked with children, young adults, adults, and families. If you are a child sexual abuse survivor I would be happy to work with you to reduce the effects of trauma on your life.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hi. I’m Margaret Doman. I am a licensed clinical social worker. My professional training was with an emphasis in clinical social work with individuals and families, with the utilization of psychodynamic processing and therapeutic counseling models including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Rational Emotional Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Solution-Focused Brief Therapy among others. From my professional experience, I bring over 34 years of experience working with people in the helping professions, including over 17 years as a clinical social worker....

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Bipolar disorder
Years of Experience: 4

I am a graduate of Northcentral University with a degree in Marriage and Family therapy. I have worked with diverse populations including individual, couple, and families. I also have experience in helping families cope with more severe mental illness such as bipolar, schizophrenia and depression. I enjoy empowering people to take charge of their own emotions and become expert problem solvers.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,MA MFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Maggie views therapy as an experience of being present in the room. She uses her knowledge of theory, life experiences, as well as personalized techniques to meet the client where they are and journey with them on their path to health and wholeness. She uses the systemic approach to help the individual or family view themselves as a larger, more holistic unit with the power and resources to create their own change. Maggie is currently an LPC and has a background in marriage and family therapy and mental health counseling. She has experience in a broad range of ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, ADHD
Years of Experience: 7

I am licensed in Texas with 7 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, depression, & coping with life changes. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

I am licensed in Texas with 13 years of professional work experience. I am a Certified First Responder Counselor and have been trained by the Veterans' Administration in Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) for military personnel who struggle with Post Traumatic Stress. I am experienced in helping clients with stress, anxiety, trauma, abuse, and depression. I also have experience working with clinical diagnosis like bipolar disorder and personality disorders. I collaborate with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Welcome and thank you for visiting my BetterHelp profile! Seeking therapy can be an uncomfortable and scary feeling. It takes a great deal of strength and courage to take steps to begin your self-healing journey through therapy. I applaud you for taking those beginner steps and exploring therapy as a tool for self-exploration and growth. Building a supportive, trusting and collaborative relationship with my clients is essential for me when it comes to my client’s overall effectiveness and success in therapy. I aspire to offer a safe, respectful and non-judgmental ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I am licensed in New Mexico and Texas with 8 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, LGBT-related issues, trauma and abuse, & coping with grief and loss. 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 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 - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Therapy Specialties: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

I am licensed in Texas with 14 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with LGBTQ-related issues, trauma, abuse, anger management, self esteem, and confidence. I have experience in working with most populations but I have worked extensively with children and adolescents. 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 seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that p...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Grief
Years of Experience: 18

I am licensed in Texas with 18 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions, trauma and abuse, & coping with grief and loss. 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 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 - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

I am a licensed psychologist in Texas with over 30 years of professional work experience. Additionally, I am a graduate of Stanford University with an undergraduate degree in psychology and graduate of University of Houston with a Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology. I completed my clinical psychology internship at the University of Washington School Medicine in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. I have experiences working with clients from a diversity of ethnic and cultural groups and with an age span ranging from childhood to late adulthood. My ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I am licensed in Texas with 3 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with coping with addictions, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, & 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 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 - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues, 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, trauma and abuse, coping with grief and loss, & parenting issues. 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 - Hutto, Texas (Hutto, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 21

I am licensed in Texas with 21 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, anger management, motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I am honored to work with individuals and couples coping with life transitions, no matter how big or small. I am a Veteran, am married to a Veteran, and now we are a first responder family, so I am particularly familiar with the challenges being a part of these cultures can bring to a person, marriage/relationship and whole family. I believe that you are the expert of your ...

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

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 Hutto 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 Hutto 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 Hutto 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 Hutto 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 Hutto 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 Hutto 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 Hutto 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 Hutto, 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 Hutto, 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 78634 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 Hutto:

78634

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.