Ingleside on the Bay, an Ingleside park with a public boat ramp, is a great place to get out on the water. As you’re pushing your life’s boat onto the river of the world, anxiety fills you with dread. Before you can even get out in the current, you worry that the boat of your emotions might sink.

Self-confidence sags as you wrestle with emotional distress and mental conflicts. You question your mental fitness and worry about what will happen to you in the future. Talk to a counselor in the Ingleside area to prepare for a peaceful ride.

This is Sara Shuck's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.S. ,LPC,LCDC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

I believe that mental health is for everyone, and now, more than ever, it is essential that we all make the time to take care of ourselves. As a therapist, I'm commited to self-care so that I can continue to be there for others. In my spare time, I love being outdoors, going camping with my family and two dogs, and getting lost in a good book. I take a personalized approach to counseling, meeting you where you are, and collaborating with you to help you get to where you would like to be. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Chemical Dependency coun...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Are you ready to invest in yourself, discover inner peace, dreams, or simply foster healthy relationships? If the answer is yes, then I am ready to meet you where you are to begin the process. I have a master's degree from Dallas Baptist University and am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas. As a therapist, my goal is to incorporate a judgment-free, safe and restorative environment for individuals to work through life challenges. My counseling style is rooted in cognitive behavior and solution focused therapy. I am committed to listening, e...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Welcome! I am pleased you are here, and I commend your courage in seeking help. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas. I have 10 years of counseling experience and 7 years of experience working in the mental health field. My counseling style focuses on building a strong therapeutic relationship and creating a safe space for clients to explore their feelings, thoughts, and perspectives. I work with clients to help them use their strengths to gain insight, build resilience, and work toward self fulfillment. With a focus on the "here and now," my...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): EdD,LCDC,LPC-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

I absolutely love what I do and I view each day as an opportunity to increase in love, peace, joy, and believing that all other increase (i.e. spiritual and material things) will naturally follow. Not only do I work to increase myself, but I also absolutely love helping others to increase in these areas. I primarily use Cognitive Behavior Therapy, with a mix of Solution based Therapy, and Person Center Therapy, and many different skills and interventions. I have worked in various settings; with clients from many different cultural/ethnic groups; and with vari...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.Ed
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Coaching
Years of Experience: 20

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and LPC-S, and I have been in private practice for many years with over 20 years mental health experience. My practice is open to individuals, adults, adolescents, and children. I have experience working with Life Coaching, goal setting, anger management, depression, anxiety, social issues, relationship issues,education and life choices. I enjoy life coaching and academic coaching with a focus on motivational goals. My philosophy has always been to treat the whole person, not just the issue at hand. I am low key, and take an...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC,LCDC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

Hello! My name is Brittani Hailey. I have been working as a counselor for several years within individual and group counseling experiences (with various ages), college setting area, couple counseling, family therapy, and substance abuse treatment centers. I believe I can aid within your journey in positive self-talk, self-soothing behavior, acceptance, and the ability to learn more about your authentic self. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, life-changing moments, substance abuse, disordered eating behavio...

This is Nicole Everitt's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 18

If you are overwhelmed, hurting, frustrated, and stressed it is time for a change. Has depression, anxiety, addiction, or relationship issues created chaos and despair in your life? You have come to the right place. I am eager to help individuals on their journey of recovery to help them achieve balance and healing. I utilize an eclectic combination of therapy techniques including solution-focused counseling, person centered therapy, CBT, DBT, EFT, reality therapy, and motivational interviewing in a supportive and caring environment, and will walk by your side as ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.A.,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 30

I am a licensed psychotherapist with over 30 years experience working with individuals, couples, and groups. I am an eclectic therapist who will tailor my therapy to best address the issues that bring clients to therapy. I believe in clients who have the courage to seek therapeutic intervention in their lives and in empowering those clients to greater self satisfaction with their lives. I feel strongly about the therapeutic relationship and the changes that people can make in their lives from these relational interactions. I am a strong believer in non-judgemen...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

The majority of my clinical work began in the U.S./Mexico border region. Throughout my clinical work and personal experiences, I realized there are many systemic barriers affecting the community’s access to care. One area that I wanted to address further was adapting the treatments I was trained in to incorporate the cultural values of the community. My aim is to incorporate my patients' values such as family and faith, when possible into the treatment process. My interest continues to be related to working in multidisciplinary health care teams and addressing se...

This is Christine Taylor's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am a licensed professional counselor and supervisor (LPC-S) licensed in Texas. I have over a decade of experience in multiple settings including inpatient psychiatric, detox, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient services, corporate clinical, as well as private practice. I find that motivational interviewing and cognitive behavioral techniques are usually the most helpful but change modalities to fit the needs of my individual clients. My personal belief related to therapy is that each person walks his or her own unique path and my role is to support ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M.Ed,L.P.C.
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 18

Hello. I am a licensed therapist located and credentialed in the Lone Star State of Texas! I have 18 years of experience working with adolescents, adults, and families. I have a clinical background working with a variety mental health conditions. I have a warm and nurturing approach. I love empowering others to live their best lives. If you are looking to better yourself or your situation, I am here for YOU. Life is short. We must act with passion and determination to become the very best versions of ourselves. Labels and diagnoses may come and go. I believe i...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 5

I am a licensed clinical social worker in the state of North Carolina with experience working with individuals, couples, and families. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, and career challenges. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, client centered, and narrative counseling. I will tailor our dialog and trea...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 4

I am licensed in Texas with 4 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with grief and loss, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & coping with life changes. I have specifically been specializing in the hospice field the past two and a half years working with patients, their caregivers and families adapt, grow, and find meaning while being affected by illness and disease. I have also provided bereavement counseling and outreach services to families who have lost a loved ones over the past 2 and ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MHR, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

I am a licensed professional counselor in Oklahoma. I received a Bachelor of Science from Southern Nazarene University in Family Studies and Gerontology and a Masters of Human Relations with the emphasis of Licensed Professional Counseling from The University of Oklahoma. I have experience with adults, families, and groups. I have worked with those struggling with mild to severe mental illness as well as those individuals who are struggling with issues including depression, grief & loss, abuse/neglect, addictions with dual diagnosis, behavioral problems, bipolar, ...

This is Monica Amaro's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coping with life changes
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, trauma and abuse, bipolar disorder, & depression. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. 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 - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 13

I am licensed in Texas with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy related issues, & anger management. 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.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Texas with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, parenting issues, motivation, self harm behavior, suicidal thoughts, personality disorders, self esteem, and confidence, & bipolar disorder. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

This is Beatriz Ceja's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Texas. I have a little over 10 years of professional work experience in social services. My experience comes from working as a Qualified Mental Health Professional, conducting Crisis Interventions, Case Management, and being a domestic abuse counselor. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, & parenting issues. I understand the importance of treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. Living in a city on an international border, I'm a huge advocate ...

This is Kim Szumski's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Intimacy-related 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 depression, stress and anxiety, lgbt-related issues, relationship issues, & intimacy related issues. 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.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Ingleside, Texas (Ingleside, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW,Certified Life Coach
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Are you looking for someone to talk to about your mental health because you are not comfortable with disclosing to family and friends? Are you needing guidance about self-esteem, productivity, or life purpose? Are you experiencing feelings or emotions that you are unsure of what they could mean? I can talk to you about them and provide education and tools. Have you experienced a traumatic event or a personal loss that you have not recovered from? You need clarity and support to move forward. Are you a parent looking for assistance or guidance for your child? I can...

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

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 Ingleside 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 Ingleside 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 Ingleside or elsewhere in San Patricio 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 Ingleside 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 Ingleside 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 Ingleside 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 Ingleside 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 Ingleside, 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 Ingleside, 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 78374 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 Ingleside:

78362, 78374

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.