This is Andrew Mercer's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I'm so happy you're here and so happy that you're taking an important step towards positive change in your life. Nothing brings me more joy than to be able to be a part of your journey while we work towards your goals. I've been partnering with adults for the past 8 years in private practice as a licensed therapist and 3 years as a life coach working with college-aged adults. Former and current clients appreciate my honest straightforward approach to counseling as well as my ability to patiently and compassionately hold space for answers to emerge. The strug...

This is Christina Rolerson's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Work Supervisor who has been working with clients for eleven years. During this time I have worked with a wide range of clients through their transitional life needs. I consider it a privilege to assist clients in weathering the storms that life often brings. My history includes working with clients who have faced depression, anxiety, grief/loss, parenting concerns, marital/relationship concerns, OCD, ADHD. Additionally, most of the clients I have worked with have a history of abuse and/or trauma. My therapy style can be descri...

This is Mealika Brown's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,LPA
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

****If you are experiencing mental health challenges due to COVID-19, and need additional resources to reach out to call the statewide COVID-19 mental health support line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week 833-986-1919 or visit MentalHealthTX.org******* I'm a Licensed Professional Counselor living in Texas. I have been in the counseling field since 2009. I have experience working with depression, anxiety, anger management, and family issues. My theoretical background is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy or CBT, where your thoughts are examined in relation to how they sh...

This is Lorena Peaslee's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,NCC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

"I don't know what to do or who to turn to", is this something that you have found yourself saying? If so, I would be privileged to help you take those initial steps towards a healthier you. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas. I have 7 years of experience working with many people and families in their time of need such as anxiety, depression, self-harming behaviors, stress, anger management, ADHD, ODD, PTSD. I also have experience working with emotional, physical, and sexual abuse. I use a variety of techniques to help you reach your goals such...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

Hi everyone! If you're reading this, you've probably thought about how you could benefit from therapy and may even have an idea of some areas of your life that you'd like to improve. First of all, congrats on taking the first step toward self-love and second, I'd love to help! I am a counselor licensed in Texas with over 15 years of experience working with a diverse population of individuals. I have worked in group homes with adolescents and teenagers, both outpatient and inpatient settings with adults and most recently, I managed the mental health departmen...

This is James Cameron's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC-S,MAC,LCDC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 22

Welcome! My name is James Cameron, a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (LPC-S) in the state of Texas. In addition to holding another license in Texas and a national license. I have been privileged to work with people through a wide range of concerns both personal and professional. Beyond the supervision and instruction required for licensure several opportunities to study and learn from leaders in the field, both in America and internationally, have come my way. I started my licensed journey in 1999 and have continued growing skills ever since the...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am a professional counselor licensed in Texas with over 10 years experience in outpatient and inpatient settings. I have worked with individuals with a wide array of concerns ranging from depression, anxiety, ADHD, OCD to bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. I have helped many patients with a history of trauma, as well as those experiencing relationship and/or sexuality issues. My counseling style is empathetic, open and warm. I believe that each client should be treated with respect and dignity. I do not discriminate against seeing any client based u...

This is Portia Hopkins's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,CCM
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed clinical social worker in Texas. I have 23 years of experience as a social worker including 3 years as a psychotherapist and life coach. I have worked with clients through a wide range of concerns including anger, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, and life purpose. For 10 years I have worked with clients related to personal grief and loss and am recently certified in complex trauma treatment. My therapeutic style is that of an emotional crossing guard. I am committed to growing genuine, supporti...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC,BCPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 34

ABOUT ME Hello, and welcome to my profile. I am a clinical psychotherapist, licensed as an LPC in Texas. I have been working in the field of mental health, in various capacities for the past 34 years, and in private practice for 27 of those, including currently. I have had many years of trainings, and hold multiple certifications. My work has included, but is not limited to; issues with anxiety, depression, PTSD, trauma, abuse and domestic violence; marriage and family, couples/relationships; custody, LGBQT; gender identity; addictions; terminal issues, de...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I have a Master’s degree from Grand Canyon University in Counseling Studies and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Texas. I have had a wide array of experience in the twelve years that I have been working in the mental health field, first in New Jersey and, for the last two years, in Texas. While I have worked multiple populations, I have focused my work in substance use, supporting individuals struggling with addiction and their families as they navigate recovery. I have specialized knowledge in medication-assisted treatment modalities including methadone ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 3

I am a therapist with over 4 years of experience in private practice. I work with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, morbid thinking, relationship issues, identity issues, pornography/sex addiction, compulsive behaviors, parenting problems, and career issues. My counseling style is relational and motivational. I believe that everyone is capable of peace and healing. I believe that no one should be without hope of a better tomorrow. My approach to therapy is client-centered, combining a cognitive-behavioral therapy style with restorative the...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,NCC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! My name is Jamie and I am a National Certified Counselor and a Licensed Professional Counselor in the states of Louisiana and Texas. I have been working in the mental health field for 4 years. I have worked with individuals experiencing a variety of issues including addiction, trauma, autism and/or Aspergers, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, self-esteem, LGBTQIA, and borderline personality disorder. I have worked with clients aged 4 to 65. In my third year as an elementary school teacher, I observed that my students needed more than just a capable teac...

This is Melody Avants's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC-S
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I have been a couselor for 20 years. I have experience counseling children, adults, family and the military. 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 counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, DBT, reality therapy and Solution Focused. I will...

This is Regina Stiffler's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 4

You are exhausted! You're not sleeping well, and you're drinking or eating more than you want. Relationships with friends and loved ones are strained. You don’t even enjoy the things you used to, and sometimes, it doesn't even feel like you're living your life. You're just going through the motions. You've experienced or been exposed to some terrible things. You try to put those things out of your mind, but you just can't. You're starting to feel like you're defective or broken. My name is Regina, and I've been there. I don't believe that you're broken, but you d...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC,LBSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

My name is Carolyn Durham. I am a licensed professional counselor with over 12 years experience. I am a graduate of Texas A&M University where I received my bachelor of science degree and social work certification. I then completed my graduate work at The University of Houston, Clear Lake where I earned my Master of Science degree in Counseling, and shortly thereafter, my professional counseling license. I have worked with a variety of clients over my career who have included individuals and families coping with change, anxiety, and depression. I have wo...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC-S
Therapy Specialties: Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Thank you for visiting my profile. Our work together will be based first and foremost on creating a safe, confidential, and supportive environment where you can be yourself. Together we will focus on understanding and working through difficult feelings and powerful beliefs which leave you stuck and unsatisfied with your life. Your decision to seek counseling provides a unique opportunity to process the challenges you are facing, identify your priorities and values, and to develop the skills needed to reach your goals. My role as your therapist will be to help you ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Anger management
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in Texas with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, relationship issues, & family conflicts. 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 - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in Texas with 12 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, & anger management. I also have experienced depression personally and feel a deep empathy when working with clients suffering from depression. 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!

This is Kylie Prather's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 12

I am licensed in Texas with 12 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, parenting issues, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & career difficulties. 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. I check messages throughout the day Monday- Friday and mornings on Sunday...

This is Joanne Franks's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Runaway Bay, Texas (Runaway Bay, TX)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 13

I am licensed in Texas with 13 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, & 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.

Having a hard time selecting a mental health professional in Runaway Bay? (How we can help)

Finding the right therapist can feel intimidating, but there are simple ways to narrow down your search for the Runaway Bay area; especially when you're having a hard time trying to find therapists accepting new clients.
 
First, research what type of therapy you’d like to pursue BEFORE trying to find a therapist or psychologist. Maybe that’s psychodynamic, cognitive behavior therapy, group therapy, marriage and family therapy, or couple’s therapy; just search 'therapist near me in Runaway Bay' and find the one that is right for your needs. Next consider whether the gender of your therapist matters, the types of therapy they're most experienced with, and then finally choose a therapist located near you in the city of Runaway Bay, or elsewhere in the Wise county or state of Texas.
 
Mental health professionals that have a private practice or provide therapy services for professional counseling can help improve healthy relationships and communication skills whether that be working through life's obstacles and life issues in couples counseling, changing negative thinking patterns, or just providing a listening ear. Verified Runaway Bay therapists can provide licensed marriage counseling, compassionate counseling, tailor to individual needs (such as discussing healing, children, or other adults), and will help create a therapeutic relationship as a National Certified Counselor. Verified Runaway Bay counselors help adults with healing (from physical ailments such as chronic pain, as well as mental illness).


What is the cost difference between conventional therapy and working with one of our listed therapists above?

The United States has many therapists who are comfortable charging $200 or more per session, and in some instances you might find that the average price of a therapy session in Runaway Bay, TX ranges from $85-$150.
 
Some therapists in the state of Texas will work on a sliding scale, meaning they’ll factor in your income and charge what you can afford per session. With our therapists serving both the city of Runaway Bay 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 4 weeks).


Did you know our therapists are not limited to in-person visits?

Online therapists, including all those listed above (all of which are in the United States) able to work with people like you in or around Runaway Bay offer creative forms of communication to help people like you receive the best type of treatment for your needs.
 
Whether that’s via in-app messaging with your therapist, video sessions where you see you one another and talk about your problems, live chat or phone sessions, you and your therapist will find the best way to address your mental health challenges in online therapy. You can work through various symptoms, disorders or condition, and even get a diagnosis from the comfort of your own home. 
 
So if you're dealing with things like relationship problems that could be addressed in couples therapy, you want to work with one of our experienced cognitive behavioral therapists (specializing in behavioral health), assistance with eating disorders, or support with other common mental health issues (like work stress management, anxiety, depression, grief, etc)... take a look at our available therapists above and find a individual or marriage and family therapist that is right for you.
 
Counseling services, wellness services, online therapy, relationship counseling, and individual counseling through a licensed therapist can help treat postpartum depression, feeling lost or feeling stuck, difficult relationships, and helping people live their best lives. If you're looking for a therapist, Runaway Bay has many professionals who provide client centered individual counseling both in person and through online therapy. Gain more insight into in your life than you would through an eclectic approach or motivational interviewing. In Runaway Bay, therapy is easily accessible and just a click away. A clinical psychologist, licensed psychologist, or board approved supervisor can help you develop new coping strategies through modern therapy, therapeutic services, and a holistic approach.


How to know if therapy is right for you?

One of the rewarding aspects of working with a therapist is that they are listening to your feelings. Our friends and loved ones often hear us, but they may have a hard time providing objective guidance in the way a therapist can; which can be extremely valuable due to the fact that many therapists have experience helping others through similar difficult times.

A therapist wants to support you toward a healthier emotional state, no matter what you're dealing with (including behavioral health concerns, grief, anxiety, depression or stress). While helping to develop healthier emotions, another benefit of therapy is you have a safe space to discuss problems that you may be hesitant to talk about with people who you see everyday.

Many people have sensitive topics to discuss; possibly an addiction or an issue with their relationship that they’re ashamed to speak about with their friends and/or partner. A Runaway Bay therapist can help you confront these kinds of issues and find ways to face them and heal.

With more than 1467 people in the city of Runaway Bay, TX finding a therapist can be both costly and hard to do. Our goal with the list of therapists shown above is to get you the support you need. If you’re looking for a nearby therapist close to 76426 or the surrounding zip codes (shown below), take a look at other available therapists through nearby cities listed at the bottom of this page.

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Take some time to learn more about our therapists and counselors to clearly understand our services. If you have questions for us, please reach us on our contact page or send an email to contact@betterhelp.com.

Emergency Situations:

If you are experiencing a crisis or any other person may be exposed to danger due to an issue that is an emergency - don't use this site's online services. Verified Runaway Bay therapists can help women, children, and young adults, as well as anyone experiencing a crisis or emergency.

If you need Domestic Violence support, please contact The National Domestic Hotline at 1-800-799-7233

If you need Substance Abuse support, please contact the Substance Abuse and MH Services Administration at 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

If you need Sexual Abuse support, please contact the Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network at 1-800-656-4673

Call the 24 hour National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at +1 (800) 273-8255 or 911 which can provide you with immediate help for an emergency call or visit the nearest emergency room.

Other zip codes that the counselors near or around Runaway Bay, Texas can serve:

76426

Some other commonly asked questions can be found below:

How do I know I should get a therapist?
 
Modern therapy and psychotherapy have many benefits, regardless of the resources you may or may not have, or a service you have received in the past. The connection between brain, body and behavior is what effects everything in your life and therapy can help you see results in improving your attention and reaction to a specific thing. Whether it be someone wanting to learn more about their own mind and patterns, or specific situations in terms of well-being and friend struggles, searching for a 'therapist near me' or a 'therapist near Runaway Bay' can help you find a counselor near you or the closest locator to any counselors and psychiatrists. 
 
How much does a therapist cost?
 
Therapist prices differ, and one good way to learn more is by looking up "therapists around me" or "Runaway Bay's therapists" to learn about prices in your city or state, and who takes health insurance. You can also specify for a male or female counselor, or anything specific you're looking for in regards to money and therapy options and what might be an eco-friendly option.
 
How do I see a therapist for the first time?
 
One great way to prep for your first therapy session is by reading a lot of information on therapy-- articles by an author or experts on therapy can help you study some tips or a specific example of what to pay attention to in your first appointment. In fact, one great example of a case of someone with a great level of expertise who has written about therapy is the book Maybe You Should Talk to Someone by Lori Gottlieb. Learning about the tools to tackle life challenges and the importance of putting in the effort in therapy sessions will help you make the most of the opportunity and potential self-discovery journey.
 
Should I go to therapy if I feel fine?
 
While you may look fine on the outside or through your instagram, that doesn't always mean we feel fine 100% of the time. A therapist can help you gain power over your life and emotions and be a helping hand and trusted source while you navigate day-to-day experiences and small growth opportunities. Gaining a new perspective on yourself through various therapies can help you improve your self-esteem, work through values and relationships (such as with your parents), and overall gain a better sense of the world and how you see it. The success you may find through therapy is dependent on your process, if you are in-office or out-of-office, as well as who your provider is, what medication you are on, what fear you have, etc.
 
People also go to therapy for very specific things such as bullying, getting diagnosed with autism, wanting to learn mindfulness, having a specific nature or "spirit" they want to nurture and work on, trouble with office workers, phobia of doctors, and any other principles they are interesting in working through.
 
Is crying in therapy a breakthrough?
 
While for some crying in therapy might not be the normal, for others who perhaps experience mood disorders or even schizophrenia, crying could be a natural occurrence in each session. The groups you are in, the adolescents memories and experiences you've had, and the education you've received can all play a role into your emotions and emotional state throughout therapy.
 
Are therapists worth it?
 
We are all on a different path with our life, as each human is unique in the advice they want (or don't want) in areas of their life. Therapists, however, have the ability to help you find your potential through re-training your mind through methods such as CBT, or you can see a SEP (Somatic Experiencing Professional). For example, a number of patients who are battling sleep insomnia, difficulty with medications, troublesome behaviors, or overuse of drugs or alcohol have found help for their disorder through online therapy and telehealth. Many studies outline the risk in addition to the reward of seeing providers and specialists virtually, and overall the reviews show that the availability and areas of expertise from online therapists make it feel like they are on your team, and are a positive addition to your life.
 
Do therapists judge you?
 
The separation and boundaries between you and a therapist make it so that therapists are never there to judge you-- they are there to help you work through coping mechanisms, self-understanding, various stresses, and how your beliefs might impact your decisions and lifestyle. 
 
How much does a therapist cost near Runaway Bay, Texas?
 
Each therapist might differ per state, but BetterHelp offers therapy throughout the US in many cities- including, but not limited to: New York, Los Angeles, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, San Diego, Philadelphia, Miami, Chicago, Boston, Phoenix, Baltimore, Indianapolis, Las Vegas, Washington, DC, Tampa, League City, Seattle, Detroit, Orlando, Atlanta, and even University of Houston. You can also search states by their state code (such as MD or AZ) to find more on specific cities in the state. Having access to clinical psychology over zoom can open doors to another modality, such as in-app messaging. The scale of price and plan may differ with each area code, but BetterHelp's main belief is that therapy should be accessible wherever, whenever.
 
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