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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching, ADHD
Years of Experience: 13

Are you looking for support in removing what is blocking you from loving who you are, doing what you love, and connecting with the people you love? I can help you develop more positive relationships and become more aware of what might be stopping you from moving forward in your personal and professional life. I provide an empathic environment that opens the way for self-discovery. I hope that you will feel supported and more confident as you take steps toward living a life you feel passionate about. I approach therapy as a collaborative process, working with each...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 16

I am an LCSW with 20 years experience working with a variety of age groups to manage mood disturbances, attention/focus/motivation issues, stress management, and all the functional difficulties that accompany these challenges. My style is direct, honest, and compassionate. I don’t believe in sugar-coated so it’s important that there's open communication and transparency throughout the process. I’ve worked with many different people and situations in my career, so this is a judgement-free-zone. I use Cognitive Behavioral, Dialectical Behavioral, Solution Focused...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,LPC,SAC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! Thank you for taking the time to review my profile. I also applaud you on taking your first step of this journey. Remember, "life is a journey, not a destination". Just a little bit about me. I graduated from in 2015 from Viterbo University with a Masters of Science in Mental Health Counseling and I am currently completing my Ph.D. in Advanced Studies of Human Behavior at Capella University. I have a passion for working with others to assist them in living their "best life". I have been blessed with having a wide range of experience including worki...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, 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 - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, 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...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MA, LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Are you are feeling burdened by depression or overwhelmed by anxiety in your life? Feeling burnt out? Let me provide some support to assist you in re-charging and finding a calmer balance in your life. My name is Sarah Jane Peters and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the State of Wisconsin. I earned my B.A. in from the University of Wisconsin Green Bay and went on complete my M.A. in Community Counseling at Lakeland University. I specialize in treating individuals with depression and anxiety disorders as well as parenting, issues surround...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC,CCTP
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 24

Hello…and thank you for taking that difficult first step by viewing my profile! My name is Lyn and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Wisconsin. During my 23 years of clinical practice, I have worked with a variety of clients presenting with issues from depression and anxiety to childhood neglect/abuse, PTSD and grief. As a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, my expertise is working with individuals who experience trauma in their lives. What is trauma? "Trauma is the psychological, emotional (and physical) response to an event or ...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 6

Hello! I specialize in working with self-aware and driven adults who struggle with the impacts of overwhelm and trauma by helping them reduce distress and build confidence in themselves. From time to time we all need someone to listen openly and support us through life struggles. My approach is warm, inclusive, and non-judgmental. I view counseling as a collaborative client-led relationship to help you gain skills and meaning in what you are experiencing. I especially enjoy working with people from all walks of life who experience anxiety, depression, or trauma sy...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, 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 - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, 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 - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MS,MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

Hello everyone! I am Susan Williams, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. I have almost 15 years experience working with individuals, couples and families focusing on Addictions, Anxiety, Depression, Grief and Loss, Mood Disorders, Relationship Issues, Self-Esteem Issues and Trauma. I have a Master's degree in Social Work from Loyola University-Chicago. I utilize Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Emotion Focused Therapy and Solution Focused Therapy. My goal is to assist you in developing goals to become empowered and move forward toward...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): ms, lmft
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 23

Hi, I am Tammy. I have 23 years of clinical experience in treating mental health symptoms, addiction issues, marriage and family therapy concerns, developmental struggles and sexual concerns. As a therapist who values the essence of who you are rather than what you do, my goal is to help you uncover your true potential and lead a life that is worth celebrating. While we can't change difficult situations of the past, we can work together to better understand and resolve challenges in your life. By applying effective and comprehensive therapy techniques and strategi...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): MSW,LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

Practice Philosophy I use an eclectic approach that is strength-based and person-centered and incorporate evidence-based practices to help encourage positive change. I strive to foster a warm and welcoming environment that provides a safe space for personal sharing, healing and growing. I believe that as we learn to better understand and accept ourselves, and our life experiences, we grow into stronger, healthier, more confident, and resilient individuals. ​ Areas of Expertise Anxiety, depression and other mood disorders, Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD), sui...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Wisconsin. I have experience providing therapy to individuals and families related to chronic medical issues, grief and loss, family systems, relationship and parenting, and end-of-life. My therapeutic approach is based on whole health and self-exploration, with the clients input at the forefront. I believe in the capacity of each individual to work through their own personal struggles, with support and skills provided during therapy. I believe in fostering a collaborative relationship in order to meet the individual go...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LPC
Therapy Specialties: Grief, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

EXPERIENCE Since 2017, I have been helping people move forward through their life transitions, grief, anxiety, and relationship issues. I have provided counseling services through Gundersen Health System, La Crosse County (WI) Mobile Crisis Unit, Project Pathfinder Inc., and private practice. I engage in clinical consultation and ongoing training to help ensure ethical, quality care. EDUCATION I received my Masters degrees in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (Winona State University) and Human Development (Saint Mary’s University of MN). My undergraduate degree...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Wisconsin with 13 years of professional work experience. I provide personalized mental health care. I work collaboratively with my clients to design a course of treatment that best fits their needs. I am conservative in my approach to therapy and seek to help my clients find balance in all that they do so they can truly see how they are set apart for an amazing and thriving life. I work with clients ranging in ages 6+, couples and families. Everyone has a story. Everyone’s story is unique and deserves to be told. I am her...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Anger management, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 16

I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. I am licensed in Wisconsin to treat mental health and addictions with 16+ years of professional work experience, helping clients with stress and anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, & anger management. I have specialties in domestic violence and disaster response. I particularly enjoy Employee Assistance Program (EAP) counseling. 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 - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

It is an inherent need to feel “happy” and satisfied in your life; to have a sense of purpose and direction. There are many barriers that prevent individuals from finding this happiness. My goal is to help you better understand your thoughts, feelings, and behaviors; what they mean, and how they relate to your current barriers to fulfillment. Together, we will work to deepen your awareness and understanding of your needs, desires, and patterns of relating, so you may experience a more authentic and fulfilling life. My goal is to help you discover your strengths so...

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Type Of Therapy License(s): LCSW,LMSW
Therapy Specialties: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 21

I am licensed in Wisconsin and Michigan with 21 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with family conflicts, trauma, parenting issues, & depression. 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 sign-up for therapy can take courage and you are getting started on taking charge of your life!

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One Of Many Online Therapists Serving - Potter, Wisconsin (Potter, WI)
Therapy Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 6

I am a licensed professional counselor (LPC) in Wisconsin with 6 years of professional work experience. I have worked with children, adolescents, and adults that have dealt with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, anger management, ADHD, self-esteem, confidence, phase of life difficulties, substance use challenges, relationship issues, and parenting problems. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma, or sexual and emotional abuse. My style is warm and interactive, but also direct to help clients get to the root of the i...

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

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 Potter 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 Potter 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 Potter or elsewhere in Calumet 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 Potter 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 Potter 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 Potter 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 Potter 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 Potter, 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 Potter, 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 54160 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 Potter:

54110, 54160

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.