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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

Hello! My name is Jasmin Carter. I received my Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Psychology. I went on to receive my Master of Sciences Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in Educational Psychology: Community Counseling. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with many years of experience working with a diverse population of clients. I am passionate about helping people discover the tools that are already within them to create positive and effective change in their lives. I use Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CB...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

One of my greatest pleasures of being a counselor is the honor of witnessing and helping a client along their personal journey to a life worth living. I assist my clients, which include adolescents and adults, to find healthy perceptions of themselves, identify skills, and strengthen their relationships to find peace, hope, and joy. There is no single approach for every client, and I have been trained in a range of modalities including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and client centered techniques. I have a Master’s degree in C...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LLC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Welcome! I am a licensed Profession Counselor in Wisconsin with nearly 9 years of experience. Therapy is an overwhelming step to take when you are struggling, but a necessary and powerful one. To take action and get involved in our own healing is courageous. Congratulations on making that commitment to you. My life’s aspiration is to work with the individual and honor their unique personal journal. I work from a strength-based, collaborative, and experiential place to help guide you through all the challenges that life can throw at us. Together we will work ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,SAC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed professional counselor (LPC) and a substance abuse counselor (SAC) in Wisconsin with over 6 years of experience as a counselor and a case manager. I have worked with clients living with depression and anxiety symptoms, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, alcohol and other drug use disorders, parenting difficulties, relationship issues, sleep disorders, obsessive compulsive disorder, and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). I have extensive experience working with individuals who have experienced homelessness as well as childhood trauma a...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LPC,CSAC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

An ideal client is one who is being just who they are in spite of all the challenges or concerns they may be dealing with. I have weekend and some evening hours. I work as a counselor and as an instructor for SUDC students at CVTC. I have a masters degree in counseling from the University of Iowa and am credentialed with a LPC and CSAC in Wisconsin. I work with persons who have issues related to emotional well-being, whether mental health, adjustment related, substance-use related, or couple's issues. I have worked in a private practice setting for 12 ye...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): 8477-123,MSW, LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

I am a Licensed Clinical Social worker with 6 years of experience working with adults & elders. I am excited to work with you & come to my practice with warmth, empathy & understanding. Each person is a unique & dynamic individual with their own path. I believe in using a collaborative approach, non-judgmental and an eclectic practice style; to help you meet new challenges & reach your goals. I use an integrated approach to suit your needs. I believe that therapy should be a partnership that takes into account all aspects of a client's life. I use a holistic a...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

I am glad you are taking the brave step to reach out to make healthy and positive life changes. My name is Julie Atabe and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Colorado and Wisconsin. I have 20 years of experience and have been in practice since 2001 when I graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh with an MS Ed. in counseling. I have worked in outpatient therapy, county programs and the inpatient hospital setting. I specialize in a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, grief and loss, self-esteem, as well as life transitions. ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC,NCC
Therapy Specialties: Career difficulties
Years of Experience: 3

Life is a process. However, there are times when we get stuck on a rung as we progress. We want to climb but the distance down looks too scary and the journey ahead looks too far. That is where finding help comes in. My name is Robert and I have been a therapist for 8 years. My purpose is to stand with you as you determine what is holding you in your place and was will motivate you to take the next step. I use multiple types of therapy techniques based on the needs you have. I understand that I am only a partner and you are the expert on your pain and your ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC, NCC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

I am a licensed professional counselor (LPC) in the states of Wisconsin and Minnesota. My graduate school training was from Winona State University in Winona, MN. I worked in a private practice mental health agency there in Winona for three years, in addition to serving in a residential treatment facility assisting adults in recovery from mental health crises back to independent living. I am currently meeting with out-patient clients in a new counseling agency in La Crosse, Wisconsin. I have worked with people from all walks of life facing difficult and ...

This is Beverly Pautz's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW,BC-TMH
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 22

Hello, I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in the State of Wisconsin. I have over 22 years of experience in a variety of social work settings. My experience includes employee assistance, outpatient counseling and sexual abuse treatment. My counseling style is empathetic, warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral and solution focused counseling. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and...

This is Brittany Cook's avatar and link to their profile
One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

Welcome. My name is Brittany Cook and I am a licensed therapist. I have experience treating depression, anxiety, mood disorders, trauma/PTSD and OCD and enjoy being able to work with individuals from all walks of life. Some other areas of expertise include relationship issues, parenting, religious issues, midlife crises, life purpose and fulfillment, communication skills, career issues, postpartum depression and stress and anxiety management. My approach is client-centered , solution-focused and collaborative. I am easygoing and laid-back and sessions are ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 3

Greetings and Welcome. My name is Andi and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Wisconsin. I specialize in helping individuals who have experienced trauma, anxiety, depression, and loss. I love teaching and incorporate education in sessions so that clients can learn about their bodies and how our physical body interacts with our minds. I see each person as an individual with unique talents, strengths, and needs. I bring myriad approaches to my practice but my goal is always to meet the client where they are at and help them achieve their go...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Hello and welcome! As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, I believe in a strength based approach to personal healing and growth. As a therapist, I respect the opportunity to work with individuals and families struggling with grief and loss by providing a safe place to share, learn and heal. I foster empathy and acceptance as patients and families address life changing diagnoses and care needs. With over ten years of experience providing support to individuals and caregivers struggling with dementia and mood related issues, I utilize an integrated approach incl...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): PhD, LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I am a licensed clinical social worker in Wisconsin. I have 3 years experience providing therapy and 19 years experience counseling youth and families. My primary treatment modalities include CBT, family systems, motivational interviewing, client centered as well as solution focused approaches. I enjoy assisting those whom I work with to reach their goals and helping them realize that they are capable of achieving progress. I am a warm and empathetic person who has the ability to meet my clients where they are and to support them with getting where they desire...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSE LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 23

I am a therapist with over 20 years experience and I am accepting clients for phone counseling sessions. I find Person-Centered and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy styles work well for me. One of my areas of expertise is working with survivors of abuse though in these many years, I have worked with people struggling with many different kinds of issues, such as loneliness, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, and self-esteem. You would find me warm and nurturing as a therapist though I can also be direct. Working together, I believe you can reach your goals s...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 11

I am licensed in Wisconsin with 15 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, career difficulties, & depression. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 4

I work as a licensed Therapist in Wisconsin with three years of professional work experience. I have experience working with teens, adults, and individuals with developmental disabilities, prenatal and postnatal support to families. I have supported individuals processing traumatic events, gender, and sexual expression. I assist teens living in foster care and children who are adopted. Furthermore, I have worked with individuals looking for support in interpersonal relationships. I provide therapy in several modalities. The modalities include Cognitive B...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am licensed in Wisconsin with 10 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, 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. 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 - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

I am licensed in Wisconsin with 6 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I also have experience working with depression. I am certified in EMDR which is my preferred method to use for clients who have trauma. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps tow...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin (Elkhart Lake, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA,LMFT
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

When you feel like you’re just spinning your wheels, counseling can help you gain the traction you need to get your life moving forward again. Counseling can help you learn how to stop struggling with such difficulties as worry, unhappiness, self-doubt, lack of motivation, loneliness, homesickness, or the pain of loss. Counseling can help you get unstuck from repeated struggles with yourself and difficulties with others. In our meetings, you and I will work together to identify the roadblocks that keep holding you back. I will assist you in creating permanent s...

Having A Hard Time Selecting A Mental Health Professional In Elkhart Lake?

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 Elkhart Lake 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 Elkhart Lake 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 Elkhart Lake or elsewhere in Sheboygan or the state of Wisconsin.

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 Elkhart Lake 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 Elkhart Lake due to a higher cost of living.

Some therapists in the state of Wisconsin 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 Elkhart Lake and elsewhere throughout the state of Wisconsin 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 Elkhart Lake 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 Elkhart Lake, 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 Elkhart Lake, WI, 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 53020 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 Elkhart Lake:

53020

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.