For most of us, there’s likely to be times when we could do with some support as we navigate life’s challenges, transitions and crossroads. Perhaps you’re here because you simply want someone to listen to you, I mean really listen to you as you navigate some pretty difficult stuff. No solutions, no ‘homework’, just compassion, understanding and an empathic ‘ear’.Or perhaps you want to create some positive shift in your life, need help getting unstuck or navigating a career crossroad - even change course completely. Maybe it’s time to bring some lightness into your life, to take some simple steps to feel better all round.
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Hawker are psychologists, licensed counsellors, therapists, psychotherapists, and licensed clinical social workers, all of whom diagnose mental health conditions and provide individualised treatment.
Services offered, education, and credentials vary by type of mental health professional. Each professional in Hawker then may specialise in certain areas, such as depression, marriage counselling, or anxiety. Although many mental health providers are not licensed to prescribe medication, they may coordinate with a provider who can.
Both in-person and online therapy sessions are available from most psychologists.
How do I find psychologists in Hawker with the specialty experience I’m looking for?
You can refine your search using the filters on this page. There are several categories you can filter by to find mental health professionals with the experience you are looking for. You may want to filter for CBT Psychologists in Hawker, or Child Psychologists in Hawker.
Many find it useful to use filters to view only psychologists that have experience working with certain issues, like Hawker psychologists specialising in EMDR.
What method of therapy is right for me?
When it comes to treatment methods, there's no 'right way.’ Each method of therapy can be beneficial for a variety of issues. Psychologists in Hawker specialise in therapeutic approaches such as CBT, EMDR, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), among others. Finding a psychologist or counsellor who is a good fit for you is the most important step to discovering what type of therapy, or combination of therapeutic approaches, will meet your individual needs. Learn what to expect from different types of therapy and how they work.
Can I afford counselling?
Yes. Most counsellors offer reasonable rates or will work on a sliding scale basis. Many accept health insurance. Feel free to discuss this when you contact the counsellor.