West Virginia is known for the Cass Scenic Railroad. In life, you may feel like a train at times. Your train can be fast and takes you to the right destination in a matter of minutes. Other times, it can make many stops and even end up crashing. 

A counselor can be a person who makes sure your train is chugging along at just the right speed. All you need to do is to speak to a counselor today in West Virginia. 

 

This is Michelle LeGault's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

Hello, I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. I have been providing help and support to people since 1984 in one capacity or another and as a Therapist since 1998. I have worked in Community Mental Health and in Private Practice settings treating adults as individuals, couples and in groups. I use integrated approaches to help people and am influenced by Cognitive Therapy, Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy, and Person-Centered Therapy and Self-Awareness approaches. We, as human beings, share common ground in that living life is full of joys and sorrow...

This is Patricia Schultz's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

Hello! My name is Patty and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of West Virginia with 20 years of counseling experience. I graduated with a master’s degree in counseling from Franciscan University of Steubenville and earned an undergraduate degree in psychology from West Liberty University. I have worked in schools and outpatient settings with clients experiencing depression, anxiety, stress, low self-esteem, grief, anger issues, and trauma. I primarily utilize Cognitive Behavioral and Reality Therapy approaches but I draw upon many ...

This is Charlotte Whipkey's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 3

I typically practice a holistic, person-centered approach and I am learning the Internal Family Systems (IFS) model which will play a significant role in the approach I will take in our interactions. To that end, you will learn to welcome and engage with your emotions in a way that is empowering and deeply healing. Therapeutic interactions are intensive experiences. I will bring my best effort and I expect you to do the same. Set aside time so that you are not interrupted, plan on taking notes and plan on showing up weekly. If you are not on my schedule I...

This is Lisa Bradford's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
LCSW, LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

I am a Mental Health Counselor Licensed in both Virginia and West Virginia with experience in direct care for over29 years. I have worked with individuals, families and groups. I specialize in working with Depression, Anxiety, Schizophrenia, Schizoaffective disorder, Bipolar Disorder, PTSD and personality disorders. I particularly enjoy helping people gain hope and recovery thru personal change. I have helped numerous individuals with Mental Health Recovery, Caregiver Stress, and problem solving to manage their illnesses. My counseling style is wa...

This is Nicole Haggerty's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 6

Hello and welcome to my profile! My name is Nicole Haggerty. First and foremost I am so glad that you have chosen to seek therapy. It's never an easy step to take, but you've done it and I hope that I can be here to help provide you the support and comfort you need as you work towards a better you and embark on your journey of healing. I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker. I have worked in the area of behavioral health since 2009. I began my career at a local Community Mental Health Center providing supportive counseling services, case mana...

This is Debbie McClintic's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
EdS,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

Hello, I am a graduate of Marshall University with an Educational Specialist degree in Counseling. I am also a National Certified Counselor and a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and Approved Licensed Professional Supervisor(ALPS) in West Virginia. I have over 25 years of experience working with children, teens and young adults. I continue to attend conferences and am always seeking to learn new techniques to better assist my clients. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting ...

This is Anna Lehew's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
MSW,LICSW,EMDR
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

I realize it feels risky to come to counseling, however, my approach is nonjudgmental and collaborative, working with the you to identify the root cause of problems so we can identify solutions for moving forward! I view my clients as courageous for taking this first step toward change! I have a master of Social Work from the University of Pittsburgh (2014) and am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in West Virginia and Ohio. I specialize in working with youth and adults who are experiencing mental health symptoms, PTSD, addiction, and/ or behavior...

This is Dr. Josalyn Ice's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
PsyD,LPC,ALPS
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 19

I am a licensed psychologist and a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of West Virginia. I have been working in the field of mental health for 20 years. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma, abuse, and life transitions. My therapy style is warm, interactive, and engaged. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, mindfulness, family systems, and client centered treatment. I create custom treatment plans for individuals in an effort to provide the best type of care....

This is Jennifer Morris's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
LPC,NCC,CCTP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Hi there! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in West Virginia. I received my Master's Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling in 2017 from Waynesburg University. I have experience in group and individual counseling with a broad range of clients with chronic mental health disorders. I am a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional and have experience with abuse/trauma. I have experience working with individuals, couples and families struggling with depression, anxiety, mood disorders, PTSD, grief, addictions, substance use, self-esteem and body im...

This is Jenna Lapointe's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
MSW,LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 9

Hello! I want to welcome you and praise you for being proactive regarding your mental health. It is a powerful thing to acknowledge there are areas of your life or symptoms you are experiencing that you would like to change, and signing up for counseling is a big step towards reaching your goals. Below is some information on who I am and how I will be able to help you throughout this journey. I believe the cornerstone to therapy is empathetic understanding paired with proactive behavioral change. Together we will create a secure place in which you can explore ...

This is Stacy Gooden's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

Hello and welcome! No matter what has brought you in search of help, I'm proud of you for taking the first step! I have Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology and am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of West Virginia. I have over 15 years working experience in providing therapy services. I've worked with adults, teenagers, children of all ages, and their families. I have provided individual, group, couples, and family counseling. I typically use the cognitive-behavioral approach to help you work through whatever your current issues might be. ...

This is Sandy Rogers's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Hello, My name is Sandy Rogers and I am a LICSW( Licensed Independent Social Worker) in West Virginia. I have been a social worker/therapist in therapeutic settings for the past 29 years .My experience includes but is not limited to Medical Social Worker in both the hospital and nursing home settings, Inpatient Psychiatric Hospital, Crisis Residential Unit, Community Mental Health Centers, and Outpatient Medication Assisted Drug Treatment Program. I have provided individual and group counseling in these settings. I received my BSW and my MSW from We...

This is Ava Roush's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
MS,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 7

I am a licensed professional counselor with over 7 years of counseling experience. I have treated a variety of disorders including: depression, anxiety, PTSD, trauma, borderline personality disorder, dependent personality disorder, addictions and PMDD. I have also helped individuals struggling with physical, sexual, and emotional abuse. My style of therapy is warm, enthusiastic, and upbeat! I follow a non-judgemental approach and I believe that seeking help is the first step towards wellness. My therapy approach is a mix of acceptance and commitment therapy, d...

This is Dr.  James Kowalski's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
EdD,MS ,MAC(Master Addiction Counselor)
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Grief, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 30

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor who has been in the helping profession for over 30 years. I am licensed in four states which are Florida, Georgia, North Carolina and West Virginia. The journey has been both professionally and personally rewarding! My professional experiences have helped me build a distinctive and solid skill set to facilitate clients in developing life-long well being. I have extensive experience and certifications working with clients that have substance abuse related challenges. I am certified as a Master Addiction Counselor. ...

This is Chelsea Carter's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
LICSW,ADC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Hello. Thank you for taking the time to read my profile. I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with 10 plus years experience. I decided to become a social worker when I found myself in the grips of drug addiction. I wanted to help people see that with the right tools, motivation, and support system that anything is possible. Since September 29, 2008, that is exactly what I have been doing. I went to West Virginia State University and received my Bachelors degree in Psychology in 2013. I completed my Masters in Social Work in 2016 from Concord Univer...

This is Dr. Patrick Ward's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
PhD,LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed as a Professional Counselor in West Virginia and as an Independent Marriage and Family Therapist in Ohio. I have extensive training in couples and family therapy, as well as training in assessment, diagnosis and treatment of individual mental health issues. I specialize in couples therapy, stress management, coping and adjustment to disability, blended family issues, parenting assessment and training, sexual behavior issues, relationship issues, post-divorce adjustment issues, anxiety disorders, and mood disorders. My approach with individuals is ...

This is Percival Fisher, Jr. 's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
MSW, LICSW, LCSW, BCD
Specialties: LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

Hello Everyone! My name is Percival Fisher, Jr. However, you can call me "Percy" and I have been providing individual and group psychotherapy for 10 years. I am here to assist you to reach your goals in therapy. I provide a safe, warm, and interactive space to talk about your presenting issues. I have experience providing therapy to individuals experiencing depression, anxiety, anger, trauma, "coming out"/LGBTQIA related issues, and family conflicts. I utilize multiple treatment modalities (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Traum...

This is Nathaniel Hensley's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Hello and welcome! I’m so glad you’ve decided to start your journey with BetterHelp and invest in yourself. My name is Nate and I’m a Licensed Professional Counselor in WV and a National Certified Counselor. I received my bachelor’s degree in Psychology and master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. I have experience working with adolescents and adults in both group and individual settings. My main experience has been working with a high-risk population in a higher education setting for the past 8 years. I have worked with clients with a wide range of c...

This is Tasheena Donell's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
BA,MS,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 4

Hi my name is Tasheena, I'm a Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC in the state of WV. I have a BA in Psychology from the University of Charleston and an MS in Professional Counseling from Grand Canyon University. I have experience providing individual and group therapy sessions to at-risk youth and their families within the court and corrections settings regarding substance use, behavioral issues, emotion regulation, relationships, communication, process addictions, and a variety of other issues depending on the client's needs. I have professional experience...

This is Lorie Mullan's avatar and link to their profile
West Virginia
LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, ADHD
Years of Experience: 6

Hello! My name is Lorie Mullan and I am a licensed independent clinical social worker providing mental health services in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. In 2015, I received my Master of Social Work degree from West Virginia University and have spent my subsequent years treating the mental health needs of children, adolescents, and their families as well as adults seeking individual services. For children and adolescents, my experience includes both residential, emergency shelter and outpatient child and adolescent behavioral health services, with spec...

What Can Therapists In West Virginia Help You With?

A therapist in West Virginia can practice anything from marriage and family counseling to CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), and can help with depression, stress, or anxiety.

They can help you set and achieve career goals, work on current issues you may be facing, or deal with your past. Around 629504 people are living in West Virginia, and because an estimated one in four people are dealing with some form of mental illness nationally, it is likely that you or someone you know could benefit from the support of a licensed counselor.

Why Are Many Residents In The State Of West Virginia Working With A Licensed Counselor?

The reasons people choose to see a psychologist vary, of course, but there are a number of reasons why starting therapy sessions on our platform can help you. Whether you live in the city of or in the Washington county, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs.

Take a look at our extensive network of counselors and online psychologists in West Virginia who are ready to help you get happy!