Dealing with depression will make you feel like you are constantly striking out in life. No matter how hard you try, you just can't seem to make contact with the ball. It can be frustrating to want to perform well in life and not being able to due to being held back by depression issues. It can leave you feeling dejected and defeated if you don't seek the proper help.

Getting the assistance of a Medina-area online counselor can make a real difference in your life. Their advice and companionship during difficult times will be just what you need to change things up. You can alter your approach and start to get better results. There is no need to keep striking out when you can contact an online counselor and turn the momentum in your favor.

This is Molly Laich's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC,SUDPT,MFA
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 5

When times get hard, having someone in your corner can make all the difference. I approach therapy from a holistic, client-centered perspective. My goal is to help you navigate the challenges in your life by working together to make real, lasting changes for the better. My approach is at once compassionate and pragmatic, and my work with clients is never one-size-fits-all. I want to get to know who you are, what’s been working for you and what needs work. From there, we can work together to build a treatment plan tailored to your lifestyle and goals, on your timel...

This is Zachary Hoepner's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MAEd,MHP,LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 11

Hello, My name is Zack, and I am a licensed psychotherapist practicing in the states of Hawai'i and Washington. I have been working in the field since 2011, providing mental health counseling, supervision, and consultation services across a number of settings: community mental health centers, state agencies, major hospitals, and private practice. I have been fortunate to have had a wide array of experiences in working with a diverse client population over that time, collaborating across languages, cultures, gender identities, socioeconomic backgrounds, and sexu...

This is Courtney Tallman's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 18

Hello! My name is Courtney Tallman and I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Washington State and have been practicing since 2003, since graduating with a Master’s degree from the University of West Georgia. I have 16 years of experience working in the behavioral health field in a variety of settings including community mental health, hospital systems, insurance, and private practice. I have worked with multiple populations including children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families. My specialties include stress and anxiety, depression, life transition...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PsyD
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 12

Hello there and welcome to BetterHelp! Thank you for reading about me and the work that I do. I am Dr. Lusa Hung and I am a licensed Clinical Psychologist serving clients who reside in California, Washington, and New York. I received my Doctor of Psychology (Psy.D.) degree at Argosy University/Honolulu in 2005, with a specialization in Diversity. I have been a licensed psychologist since 2008. Psychology has always been a passion of mine in some shape or form. Helping people live their most vibrant and fulfilling lives with meaning and purpose is my aim. ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Making the decision to initiate change in your life, is the first step to getting to where you want to be. The alliance between the counselor and client sets the foundation to reach a place of growth and healing, therefore making it the key agent to change. I strongly believe that a collaborative approach to treatment, ensuring that the client feels invested as a direct participant in their own journey, is the best means to achieve goals in therapy. As an eclectic therapist, I incorporate a variety of therapeutic principles and philosophies in order to create ...

This is Kerry Schafer's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): M Ed Counseling Psychology,LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 10

I am a mental health counselor licensed in Washington State. I am also a professional writer with experience working as an RN and a creativity and life coach. I love to draw on all of these elements in counseling, as I believe that our mental, physical, and spiritual health are intertwined and we are happiest and healthiest when we pay attention to all three. My counseling style is open, warm, flexible, and collaborative. I draw on elements of mindfulness, cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused therapy, positive psychology, journal therapy, and Emotiona...

This is Kristen Levin's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties
Years of Experience: 7

I am a licensed clinical social worker specializing in individual, couples, and family therapy. I utilize a client-centered, strengths-based approach, and provide individualized care in order to meet each client’s unique needs. I actively collaborate with clients to best understand their thoughts, feelings, and psychological processes, all while gently guiding, challenging, and supporting clients along the way. The primary goal is to establish a trusting, safe, and comfortable environment where clients can freely express and process feelings, learn to cope with...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Anger management, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Hello! My name is Lin Li and I’m a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker from State of Washington. I have been providing direct psychotherapy and crisis de-escalation services to individuals and families for over 10 years. I have worked with diverse population who struggle with various of issues such as depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation and self harm, anger, grief, trauma, interpersonal conflicts and relationship issues etc. In my practice, I value the moments when clients share their personal stories- their struggles, challenges, sadness, as well a...

This is Dr. Mary Moran's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD,MSW,LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am a licensed clinical social worker licensed in the state of Washington. In my career, I have mostly worked in mental health and substance use/abuse treatment. I received a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Missouri, a Masters in Social Work from the University of Georgia, and Ph.D. from the University of Utah. Additionally, I have worked as a clinical supervisor for social workers and mental health counselors for 12+ years. I have recently studied trauma-informed therapy experiences. I utilize cognitive-behavioral, psychodynamic, reality, stru...

This is Farzaneh Bascom's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am a licensed mental health counselor located in Washington with over 7 years of experience working as a therapist. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, mood disorder, relationship issues. I have extensive experience working with individuals diagnosed with PTSD, mostly due to childhood trauma and abuse. As a counselor, I provide a peaceful and compassionate presence, while enthusiastically facilitating the discovery of inner wisdom and strength needed to move forward. My work is grounded in client-centered th...

This is Jessica Greenwell's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

We all get stuck at some point in our lives. Life has its ups and downs, but sometimes there are things that we just can't get a handle on. This is where counseling can be a huge help. I see counseling as a coaching partnership; you are playing the game (your life) and I am the coach. My job is to help you develop skills, set goals, train your brain and body all so you can be the best version of you in this world. For the past 12 years, I have worked with men, women, teens and children to help them accomplish their goals and move through roadblocks that are keepin...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MEd, RN, LMHC / LPCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Eating disorders
Years of Experience: 3

Eating disorders are often indicated by persistent food-related or eating behaviors that negatively impact your mental and/or physical health. They often involve an individual focusing too much on food and body image. These can take the form of diagnosable conditions such as anorexia, bulimia, or binge-eating. Individuals could have the fear of gaining weight or even have an abnormally low body weight, along with a distorted perceptions of their body shape. Others may describe periods of eating a large amount of food in a short period of time, called bingeing,...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,200-RYT
Therapy Specialties: LGBT, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 6

Hello and Welcome. First, I must say congratulations to you! It takes a lot of courage to seek help,and often times when we do, it's the beginning of a growth and healing process! My name is Symone, I am a licensed clinical social worker and 200-Registered Yoga Teacher in Florida. I received my Masters Degree in Social Work from Florida International University in 2014. I have been practicing therapy for 6 years in various settings, with diverse populations. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, grief and los...

This is Melissa Hummelt's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 11

Welcome! As your potential therapist, I would like you to know that I really value the relationship that we create together in therapy. Before we have a chance to meet or if you want to have a better understanding of who I am, I have included some information about myself so you can decide if we might be a good fit. Having an open and trusting relationship is very important in making the most of our time together and getting the support you need. I completed my master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Marquette University. I have been in the ment...

This is Catherine Mehn's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LICSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

I am a licensed Clinical Social Worker with more than twenty years of experience. I have have worked extensively with providing therapy to adults, couples, groups, children and families. My work has included helping people with a wide variety of concerns , including life adjustments, parenting issues, loss, stress, illness, trauma, , relationships, personal growth and development as well as grief and bereavement. My therapy style is warm and accepting with a strength based approach that supports a client centered outcomes you desire. I incorporate approaches ...

This is Stacy Remy's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

Welcome! As a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in the State of Washington (LH60220280) with over fourteen years’ experience working in behavioral health, I strive to offer an inviting, attentive, accepting and safe space for you to share your struggles openly and confidentially. I have a wide range of experience working with adult populations of diverse backgrounds and I specialize in the treatment of trauma, depression and anxiety using Evidenced-Based Practice. I have advanced training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Common Elements Tre...

This is LaRae Lentz's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMHC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Washington State. I have worked for residential, inpatient and outpatient community mental health agencies since 2001 and have 20+ years of experience in the behavioral and mental health fields. I have been working as an independently licensed practitioner for the last 6 years. I believe that our quality of life is directly related to the quality of our relationships and our ability to maintain those relationships. These relationships include but are not limited to: our relationship with our self and our own inner world; ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am licensed in Washington with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, depression, grief and loss, lgbt-related issues, trauma and abuse, & 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. 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.

This is Menachem Stulberger's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

I am a marriage and family therapist with 9 years of experience counseling a wide range of clients. I have worked with clients on grief and loss, depression and anxiety as well as substance abuse concerns. I take a warm approach with clients and use a client centered approach to therapy. I have been trained in cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavioral therapy and approach the sessions in a collaborative manner always working together with people I am working with. I respect that you took this step to seek out a listening ear and I look forward to wor...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Medina, Washington (Medina, WA)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 28

I am a licensed psychologist in the state of Washington with 28 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, coping with addictions, and dealing with life changes. While I'm eclectic with how I work with clients, I'm primarily a person centered therapist. 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 ...

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

Finding the right therapist can feel intimidating, but there are simple ways to narrow down your search for the Medina 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 Medina' 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 Medina, or elsewhere in the King county or state of Washington.
 
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 Medina 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 Medina 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 Medina, WA ranges from $85-$150.
 
Some therapists in the state of Washington 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 Medina and elsewhere throughout the state of Washington, 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 Medina 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, Medina 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 Medina, 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 Medina therapist can help you confront these kinds of issues and find ways to face them and heal.

With more than 3246 people in the city of Medina, WA 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 98039 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 Medina 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 Medina, Washington can serve:

98039

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 Medina' 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 "Medina'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 Medina, Washington?
 
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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