Leah Jones
MS, PLPC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64086
Offers online therapy
Are you looking for someone that specializes in working with adolescent and teen girls, as well as women? I specialize in working with girls and women struggling with depression, anxiety, relational issues, school / academic issues, and marital concerns.
(816) 239-3413 x1
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Lees Summit, MO 64086
Offers online therapy
Are you looking for someone that specializes in working with adolescent and teen girls, as well as women? I specialize in working with girls and women struggling with depression, anxiety, relational issues, school / academic issues, and marital concerns.
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Katie Perkins
Licensed Professional Counselor, MSCP, LPC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64081
Offers online therapy
Seeking a therapist for yourself or your teenager can be overwhelming. Anxiety, painful events from your past, and today’s pressures can hold you back from getting what you want. Therapy can help you gain control over low self-esteem, body image struggles, past trauma, disordered eating behaviors, and anxiety. Therapy can help you grow, connect, and thrive. Together, we can help you find the courage to heal from the past, turn down the negative voice in your mind, choose healthy coping skills to build resiliency, and trust yourself to create the life you love.
(913) 543-4236
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Lees Summit, MO 64081
Offers online therapy
Seeking a therapist for yourself or your teenager can be overwhelming. Anxiety, painful events from your past, and today’s pressures can hold you back from getting what you want. Therapy can help you gain control over low self-esteem, body image struggles, past trauma, disordered eating behaviors, and anxiety. Therapy can help you grow, connect, and thrive. Together, we can help you find the courage to heal from the past, turn down the negative voice in your mind, choose healthy coping skills to build resiliency, and trust yourself to create the life you love.
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Kaitlyn Sampson
MS, PLPC, CPT Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
Life is hard and you just need someone you can turn to during your time of stress. You may feel overwhelmed and alone, or experiencing anxiety or depressive symptoms. You may simply want someone to hear you, connect with you, believe in you and support you while you explore your true self to find balance and peace. As a parent, you may be concerned about what your child or teen is going through, and need additional support to help your child behave better and feel better. Kaitlyn is passionate about helping you discover your healing in the midst of the struggle, while being heard and supported.
(816) 209-1405 x36
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Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
Life is hard and you just need someone you can turn to during your time of stress. You may feel overwhelmed and alone, or experiencing anxiety or depressive symptoms. You may simply want someone to hear you, connect with you, believe in you and support you while you explore your true self to find balance and peace. As a parent, you may be concerned about what your child or teen is going through, and need additional support to help your child behave better and feel better. Kaitlyn is passionate about helping you discover your healing in the midst of the struggle, while being heard and supported.
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Jeremy Lotz
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, NCC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
I'm an Individual, Couples, & Family Therapist who's been practicing since 2005. My background includes 12 years (2005-2017) working full-time in long-term teen residential programs as a therapist & Training Director before I opened a private practice in 2017. While experienced & able to treat a broad scope of challenges, I don't pretend I specialize in everything. Specializing only in: 1) Teenagers, 2) Parenting & 3) Christian counseling. I have 20+ years of student ministry & ministry leadership experience. My career in residential care has trained me to treat the toughest challenges teenagers and families can face.
(816) 281-1497
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Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
I'm an Individual, Couples, & Family Therapist who's been practicing since 2005. My background includes 12 years (2005-2017) working full-time in long-term teen residential programs as a therapist & Training Director before I opened a private practice in 2017. While experienced & able to treat a broad scope of challenges, I don't pretend I specialize in everything. Specializing only in: 1) Teenagers, 2) Parenting & 3) Christian counseling. I have 20+ years of student ministry & ministry leadership experience. My career in residential care has trained me to treat the toughest challenges teenagers and families can face.
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Hope Gosse
MS, PLPC, NCC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64081
Offers online therapy
Have you ever been in a relationship that’s really just all about you? It’s important to me that you have a safe space to share your thoughts, your feelings, and your life experiences. I am passionate about supporting teenagers, young adults and parents. I want to help you or your teenager navigate daily life, understand yourself (or themselves), manage emotions and relationships, and meet your goals for change. I serve clients of all racial, ethnic and religion backgrounds. I am an LGBTQ+ ally and work to help families process and understand sexual orientation and gender identity. *Now accepting new clients at a new location*
(816) 323-3948
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Lees Summit, MO 64081
Offers online therapy
Have you ever been in a relationship that’s really just all about you? It’s important to me that you have a safe space to share your thoughts, your feelings, and your life experiences. I am passionate about supporting teenagers, young adults and parents. I want to help you or your teenager navigate daily life, understand yourself (or themselves), manage emotions and relationships, and meet your goals for change. I serve clients of all racial, ethnic and religion backgrounds. I am an LGBTQ+ ally and work to help families process and understand sexual orientation and gender identity. *Now accepting new clients at a new location*
Kaitlyn Lickteig
MA, PLPC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64081
Offers online therapy
I work with adolescents and adults ages 16 and up on life's many challenges, such as self-esteem, compassion and regulation, issues with relationships, life transitions, issues specific to women and adolescent/student athletes, as well as trauma history, mood disorders, and more. I am eager to work with patients who are willing to do the work and are motivated for positive change. I truly believe therapy is for everyone and can benefit anyone, no matter the reason for seeking it out. I am an active LGBTQI+ ally and welcome patients of all backgrounds, orientations, cultures, and ethnicities.
(816) 253-6988
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Lees Summit, MO 64081
Offers online therapy
I work with adolescents and adults ages 16 and up on life's many challenges, such as self-esteem, compassion and regulation, issues with relationships, life transitions, issues specific to women and adolescent/student athletes, as well as trauma history, mood disorders, and more. I am eager to work with patients who are willing to do the work and are motivated for positive change. I truly believe therapy is for everyone and can benefit anyone, no matter the reason for seeking it out. I am an active LGBTQI+ ally and welcome patients of all backgrounds, orientations, cultures, and ethnicities.
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Headstrong Counseling
Psychologist, PhD, LC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64086
I am committed to helping adult & adolescent men and athletes know their strengths and get past their shortcomings in order to better themselves.
Men’s Counseling. Sports Psychology. Personality Testing. My approach to therapy is down-to-earth. We'll talk about your life, your history, and your goals for the future. If you're having a hard time managing stress, anxiety, depression, or other concerns, we'll talk about that too. I know a few things that may help. If you're still not sure if this is right for you, use this link to schedule a free 15 minute phone consultation: https://headstrong.clientsecure.me/
(816) 290-6260
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Lees Summit, MO 64086
I am committed to helping adult & adolescent men and athletes know their strengths and get past their shortcomings in order to better themselves.
Men’s Counseling. Sports Psychology. Personality Testing. My approach to therapy is down-to-earth. We'll talk about your life, your history, and your goals for the future. If you're having a hard time managing stress, anxiety, depression, or other concerns, we'll talk about that too. I know a few things that may help. If you're still not sure if this is right for you, use this link to schedule a free 15 minute phone consultation: https://headstrong.clientsecure.me/
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Nina Petersen
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
I enjoy working with all my clients, however, I have specific training working with troubled youth. The world is hard to navigate as adults and can be even harder as a young adult, teen, or adolescent. In my experience depression and anxiety are secondary to the trauma caused by unresolved issues. These issues affect both children and adults. This can often express in opposition to rules, defiance, self harming, alcohol and drug use. I can help. I understand what its like to feel misunderstood in a world filled with overwhelming decisions.
(660) 218-1332
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Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
I enjoy working with all my clients, however, I have specific training working with troubled youth. The world is hard to navigate as adults and can be even harder as a young adult, teen, or adolescent. In my experience depression and anxiety are secondary to the trauma caused by unresolved issues. These issues affect both children and adults. This can often express in opposition to rules, defiance, self harming, alcohol and drug use. I can help. I understand what its like to feel misunderstood in a world filled with overwhelming decisions.
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Brian P Heydon
Licensed Professional Counselor, EdS, LPC, CIT Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64063
I specialize in Imago Relationship Therapy as well as crisis intervention, addiction, mood disorders, sexuality issues, child/adolescent problems, and adjustment issues among high-functioning professionals.
Finding the right counselor may be one of the most important decisions you can make in seeking a better life. As my client, you will be provided a therapeutic relationship that is non-threatening, challenging, empowering, and ultimately life changing. You will find that your pain, which is actually healing trying to happen, will be lessened and most likely alleviated, your feelings and experiences are valid, and that you can make positive changes to improve your life and relationships. I'm a Certified Imago Relationship Therapist and specialize in relationships - between couples, parents and children, friends - any human relationship
(816) 659-3196
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Lees Summit, MO 64063
I specialize in Imago Relationship Therapy as well as crisis intervention, addiction, mood disorders, sexuality issues, child/adolescent problems, and adjustment issues among high-functioning professionals.
Finding the right counselor may be one of the most important decisions you can make in seeking a better life. As my client, you will be provided a therapeutic relationship that is non-threatening, challenging, empowering, and ultimately life changing. You will find that your pain, which is actually healing trying to happen, will be lessened and most likely alleviated, your feelings and experiences are valid, and that you can make positive changes to improve your life and relationships. I'm a Certified Imago Relationship Therapist and specialize in relationships - between couples, parents and children, friends - any human relationship
Larson Counseling Services, LLC
Psychologist, MEd, Psychol, LPC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64086
My specialty is marriage or couples counseling, ADHD and anger management, conflict resolution, and adolescent issues.
Life can be challenging, especially in our fast-paced transient society. I work with adults, teens, and children of all ages. I specialize in Marriage Conflict and Parent-Child conflict with a large portion of my business devoted to adolescents. From Social Anxiety, to ADHD and chronic depression. I am trained in PLAY THERAPY, EMDR, Veteran's Deployment Psychology, CBT and much more. "Friendly, but professional," describes how most clients see me. I love what I do and look forward to working with you.
(816) 656-2721
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Lees Summit, MO 64086
My specialty is marriage or couples counseling, ADHD and anger management, conflict resolution, and adolescent issues.
Life can be challenging, especially in our fast-paced transient society. I work with adults, teens, and children of all ages. I specialize in Marriage Conflict and Parent-Child conflict with a large portion of my business devoted to adolescents. From Social Anxiety, to ADHD and chronic depression. I am trained in PLAY THERAPY, EMDR, Veteran's Deployment Psychology, CBT and much more. "Friendly, but professional," describes how most clients see me. I love what I do and look forward to working with you.
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Sarah Keto
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC Verified
Office is near:
Lees Summit, MO 64064
Offers online therapy
Are you or your child/adolescent feeling overwhelmed? Are you struggling with a situation from the past, present, or future? Are you feeling depressed, anxious, or other difficult emotions? These symptoms all have a way of letting us know we need to make some adjustments, process some experiences, or learn a new way of acceptance. I would be honored to assist you or your child in finding some peace.
(816) 325-3796
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Office is near:
Lees Summit, MO 64064
Offers online therapy
Are you or your child/adolescent feeling overwhelmed? Are you struggling with a situation from the past, present, or future? Are you feeling depressed, anxious, or other difficult emotions? These symptoms all have a way of letting us know we need to make some adjustments, process some experiences, or learn a new way of acceptance. I would be honored to assist you or your child in finding some peace.
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Youth Mental Health Services LLC
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, LCPC-S, LPCC, LMHC, RPT Verified
Office is near:
Lees Summit, MO 64064
Offers online therapy
Often referred to as the "Teen Whisperer," because even the most resistant child/teen appears to be comfortable in the office. Although people of ALL ages are seen, there is a special focus in adolescent mental well-being. Providing care for adolescents who are adopted or in foster care, and those who are just struggling with everyday concerns. Also providing care for adults who struggle with depression, anxiety, relationship concerns, PTSD, and family concerns. We also have masters level student interns that can help with these same concerns under the guidance of a fully licensed therapist.
(816) 295-2561
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Office is near:
Lees Summit, MO 64064
Offers online therapy
Often referred to as the "Teen Whisperer," because even the most resistant child/teen appears to be comfortable in the office. Although people of ALL ages are seen, there is a special focus in adolescent mental well-being. Providing care for adolescents who are adopted or in foster care, and those who are just struggling with everyday concerns. Also providing care for adults who struggle with depression, anxiety, relationship concerns, PTSD, and family concerns. We also have masters level student interns that can help with these same concerns under the guidance of a fully licensed therapist.
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Amy Congdon
MA, PLPC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64086
Offers online therapy
I believe identity is a critical part of self-understanding and healing. For this reason, I enjoy working with folks who are looking to explore their identities which might include sexuality, gender, race, religion, physical and mental ability, and roles in society. I am cognizant that our identities shape our personal and lived experiences in the world, and this continually impacts how and what we need to heal. I approach therapy from a non-religious standpoint, but have a deep interest in how religion impacts people, including ways that it can act as a source of trauma, while also acknowledging that it can be a source of support.
(816) 317-0010
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Lees Summit, MO 64086
Offers online therapy
I believe identity is a critical part of self-understanding and healing. For this reason, I enjoy working with folks who are looking to explore their identities which might include sexuality, gender, race, religion, physical and mental ability, and roles in society. I am cognizant that our identities shape our personal and lived experiences in the world, and this continually impacts how and what we need to heal. I approach therapy from a non-religious standpoint, but have a deep interest in how religion impacts people, including ways that it can act as a source of trauma, while also acknowledging that it can be a source of support.
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Kimberly Ann Marcos
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LSCSW, LCSW Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
Offering Free-First Phone Session. Having a therapist that you are comfortable with is key. Therapy can be short-term and sometimes the issues you are facing require a journey that takes more time. What do you need help with, and what can I help you with, to find solutions that work for best for you? Partnering with a therapist can really make a difference. I am non-judgmental and accepting. Many people are struggling now with isolation or no support system. Currently, I can help clients through Teletherapy. However, some can be seen in their home. We can set goals together! Options: Weekly / Bi-weekly KimberlyM@Therapistry.com
(816) 744-1591
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Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
Offering Free-First Phone Session. Having a therapist that you are comfortable with is key. Therapy can be short-term and sometimes the issues you are facing require a journey that takes more time. What do you need help with, and what can I help you with, to find solutions that work for best for you? Partnering with a therapist can really make a difference. I am non-judgmental and accepting. Many people are struggling now with isolation or no support system. Currently, I can help clients through Teletherapy. However, some can be seen in their home. We can set goals together! Options: Weekly / Bi-weekly KimberlyM@Therapistry.com
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Shanda Curiel
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
You are making one of the best investments you will ever make in yourself. Many people with anxiety attempt to control their thoughts, avoid, or perform behaviors to prevent unease or a negative outcome, only for worry to return. This feels intuitive, but actually prolongs distress long-term by reinforcing the ideas of intolerance and that there is something to fear. It's human nature to experience some discomfort. With Exposure Therapy, you can gradually minimize fears with support and thrive *in spite of* discomforts the brain, body, & life send your way. Let's replace the confinements of certainty with the freedom of uncertainty.
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Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
You are making one of the best investments you will ever make in yourself. Many people with anxiety attempt to control their thoughts, avoid, or perform behaviors to prevent unease or a negative outcome, only for worry to return. This feels intuitive, but actually prolongs distress long-term by reinforcing the ideas of intolerance and that there is something to fear. It's human nature to experience some discomfort. With Exposure Therapy, you can gradually minimize fears with support and thrive *in spite of* discomforts the brain, body, & life send your way. Let's replace the confinements of certainty with the freedom of uncertainty.
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Andrea Dixon
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, NCC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64064
Offers online therapy
Are you looking to get real results and make lasting change? Feeling anxious, depressed, overwhelmed? Experiencing the impacts of past losses or trauma? Having relationship difficulties? Struggling to stick with the goals you set for yourself? Whether you are hoping to resolve pain, discomfort, and despair or seeking authenticity, growth, and more satisfying personal outcomes, my goal is to give you the tools and emotional support necessary to move your life in a new direction. I balance intuition with over a decade of clinical experience to help you find your way to a more authentic and fulfilling life.
(816) 987-7996
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Lees Summit, MO 64064
Offers online therapy
Are you looking to get real results and make lasting change? Feeling anxious, depressed, overwhelmed? Experiencing the impacts of past losses or trauma? Having relationship difficulties? Struggling to stick with the goals you set for yourself? Whether you are hoping to resolve pain, discomfort, and despair or seeking authenticity, growth, and more satisfying personal outcomes, my goal is to give you the tools and emotional support necessary to move your life in a new direction. I balance intuition with over a decade of clinical experience to help you find your way to a more authentic and fulfilling life.
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Chris Cobb
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, LCPC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64081
Offers online therapy
Your family may be feeling like it is being turned upside down as your developing young adult struggles to find their place in the world. I work within the family system to re-establish the balance that is necessary for a healthy, growing family and find order within the chaos. Teens and young people may appear to be rebelling; fighting back against all of the families efforts to offer guidance and support. We can work together to turn this energy into a productivity and success in academic, social, and all other aspects of life.
(816) 892-2591
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Lees Summit, MO 64081
Offers online therapy
Your family may be feeling like it is being turned upside down as your developing young adult struggles to find their place in the world. I work within the family system to re-establish the balance that is necessary for a healthy, growing family and find order within the chaos. Teens and young people may appear to be rebelling; fighting back against all of the families efforts to offer guidance and support. We can work together to turn this energy into a productivity and success in academic, social, and all other aspects of life.
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Michele Deeter
Provisional License Professional Counselor, MS, PLPC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
I enjoy working with both young and older adults of diverse populations and gender identities dealing with anxiety, depression and trauma. I focus on a person-centered approach to guide each unique client to find the tools they need to enrich their lives and help each client become more empowered. You can feel better and you can overcome trauma. I can show you how to harness the power of your own psyche to live a happier, healthier life.
(816) 208-8899
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Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
I enjoy working with both young and older adults of diverse populations and gender identities dealing with anxiety, depression and trauma. I focus on a person-centered approach to guide each unique client to find the tools they need to enrich their lives and help each client become more empowered. You can feel better and you can overcome trauma. I can show you how to harness the power of your own psyche to live a happier, healthier life.
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Kimberly J Bell
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
The decision to see a counselor may be intimidating or overwhelming. Sometimes we need to seek help outside family and friends. It is not easy to walk through the door and talk to a complete stranger. I want you to know, I have been there, and I know finding that connection with a therapist is the most important determinate that leads to a positive treatment outcome. I work with couples who struggle with a variety of issues, including infidelity. I also work with individuals who struggle with issues related to trauma/PTSD. Investing in yourself and your relationships will be the most important investment in your lifetime.
(816) 290-6258
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Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
The decision to see a counselor may be intimidating or overwhelming. Sometimes we need to seek help outside family and friends. It is not easy to walk through the door and talk to a complete stranger. I want you to know, I have been there, and I know finding that connection with a therapist is the most important determinate that leads to a positive treatment outcome. I work with couples who struggle with a variety of issues, including infidelity. I also work with individuals who struggle with issues related to trauma/PTSD. Investing in yourself and your relationships will be the most important investment in your lifetime.
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Bobbi Burg
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW Verified
Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
I would love the opportunity to help you along your journey! I believe in building strong therapeutic relationships and in meeting people where they are in life with empathy and respect.
(816) 354-1572
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Lees Summit, MO 64063
Offers online therapy
I would love the opportunity to help you along your journey! I believe in building strong therapeutic relationships and in meeting people where they are in life with empathy and respect.

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Teen Therapists
Adolescence can be a time of both disorientation and discovery. The transitional period can raise questions of independence and identity; as adolescents cultivate their sense of self, they may face difficult choices about academics, friendship, sexuality, gender identity, drugs, and alcohol.

Most teens have a relatively egocentric perspective on life; a state of mind that usually abates with age. They often focus on themselves and believe that everyone else—from a best friend to a distant crush—is focused on them too. They may grapple with insecurities and feelings of being judged. Relationships with family members often take a backseat to peer groups, romantic interests, and appearance, which teens perceive as increasingly important during this time.

The transition can naturally lead to anxiety about physical development, evolving relationships with others, and one's place in the larger world. Mild anxiety and other challenges are typical, but serious mental health conditions also emerge during adolescence. Finding a teen therapist in Lees Summit and addressing a disorder early on can help ensure the best possible outcome.