You’ve taken the important first step of looking for help. It is my desire to work with you or your child in an open, caring, and supportive environment while addressing the concerns that led you to seek help. Together we can identify ways for you to reach your goals. Our approach to therapy will be collaborative, keeping your objectives in sight during each of our sessions. My clinical experience will help you discover and utilize your strengths to address conflicts, develop healthy coping skills and build satisfying relationships.
I am a trained Life Coach and Sex Addiction Professional with a focus on treating individuals impacted by sexual addiction, porn addiction, secret affairs, and traumatic events that impact their daily lives. Whether you are struggling with unwanted sexual behavior or wanting to work through a time of depression, broken relationships, or seeking life purpose, I'd love to help. We will work together to explore the underlying causes of unhealthy behavior so you can heal and begin to thrive in life.
It takes courage to begin a process of change. I look forward to collaborating with you on the adjustments you plan to make personally and in your relationships. During our time together, I will strive to create a safe and appropriate process to address your specific needs. My therapy approach incorporates a variety of evidence-based treatment methods and highlights your personal strengths. Throughout our sessions, you will experience a validating partnership that empowers you to make your desired changes. Therapy sessions can take place in the office, over the phone, or through video chat.
Reaching out for help is often one of the most difficult things any person can face. So, congratulations on taking the first step to make positive changes in your life. Life can be overwhelming and stressful. I believe we all need a little help, at times. I have a small practice that is tailored to your individual needs. The office is setup to feel personal and friendly.
Life can bring us to difficult periods. It can be stressful and overwhelming. Hey It's okay. There are moments to where we need to acknowledge those times and consider our supports. Well I am here for you. If you are feeling frustrated, sad, anxious or overwhelmed with life, I am here for you! Whether you are experiencing any life transitions such as, relationship issues, life planning, or health issues, you deserve some peace and comfort in your life. This is your start. Give yourself a pat on the back at this time. You have made it to the starting point of evolving. Let's get to working!
I know you are questioning whether this is something you should consider. However, I want you to know that just recognizing there is something weighing you and your family down is enough to move forward. I provide support and practical feedback to help people resolve current problems and longstanding patterns.
I work with young people ages 3- 22 who have suffered loss: home, parent or loved one and other traumas. These young people often suffer with anxiety, depression, confusion, PTSD as well as some obsessive-compulsive tendencies. I work with those who have suicidal ideation, who struggle to overcome their prior trauma. They may not be aware the trauma is impacting and influencing their thoughts and behaviors today.
I primarily specialize in treating depression, anxiety, PTSD, change of life difficulties, and have strong experience working with LGBTQIA individuals. I find it really rewarding when we can chisel away at some of the automatic thoughts that may be clouding your experience or worsening your symptoms. I think it is important that the patient take the lead in therapy and utilize the time we have together in a way that makes sense to them based off of the difficulties they are experiencing. As such, I take a collaborative approach with my patients and welcome feedback that may make our work together more effective and enjoyable.
Studies prove that unaddressed childhood trauma can negatively impact an individual’s ability to function in life as an adult. Children often develop distortions about their value and uniqueness. Processing this now may save you and your child a lot of heartache later. My compassionate approach to therapy is holistic, meaning that I take into consideration how different life events and people affect the whole person. I create a specific treatment plan for the client that fits their needs. Life challenges are a constant, but with the right strategies, a child can learn how to handle and navigate through them with confidence.
Well done! You have decided to take the first step. Considering therapy is very courageous. Often times amazing individuals struggle silently with painful emotions, unwanted behaviors and strained relationships. As a therapist that focuses on your strengths, I am dedicated to providing a safe, healing environment in which you can discover underlying beliefs and feelings that may hinder your growth.
As you become more self-aware, insight will follow. With insight intentional change can begin. Change is experienced at your own pace.
Are you suffering from grief, depression or past trauma? Helping others reach their objectives is something I'm enthusiastic about. I adore working with teenagers, young adults, and older adults. I am committed to assisting people holistically attain their goals while becoming the best version of themselves.
Reaching out for support can be one of the most challenging yet empowering things an individual can do. Good for you on taking the first step! Even if you are accustomed to dealing with life’s challenges on your own, sometimes the situations and experiences that arise can feel overwhelming and difficult to navigate alone. Maybe you are searching for new coping strategies, or just need to work through a difficult situation, or maybe you have been struggling for a while and finally decided it's time to get some support. If so, I would love to walk a few steps beside you on your journey.
Faithful counsel sees individuals, couples, children, and families. We are trained to provide counseling for a range of issues including but not limited to depression, anxiety, relationship conflicts, addictions (from drugs & alcohol to sexual addiction), anger, marital strife & infidelity. The clients that present to our practice are interested in receiving counseling from a Christian worldview and biblical foundation. They understand that the wisdom of man is limited and that apart from God, we can do nothing.
I help clients help themselves using a client-centered and strengths based approach. I provide a supportive, caring, and empathic environment. The therapeutic relationship that develops becomes an important instrument of change. In this setting, I target a client's identified area of distress. I utilize an eclectic approach to therapy, working with individuals, couples, and families in a private, confidential setting. I believe in providing unconditional positive regard for clients in order to facilitate an atmosphere of understanding and acceptance. My experience covers all stress-related issues, anxiety, depression, trauma, women's issues, and conflict resolution.
Main Street Counseling, is an independently owned and operator private practice in Crown Point, Indiana. To read the bios of all the clinicians on staff please visit our website @ www.counselingincrownpoint.com. Cindy is a licensed clinical social worker and a licensed clinical addictions counselor. She brings over 20 years of experience working with children, adolescents and their families. She has extensive experience working with borderline personality disorder, depression and anxiety with adults. Cindy is a skill based therapist using a broad range of techniques and interventions adapted for each client.
As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist at Life Strategies, I believe that each person has the ability to achieve the change they desire in their lives. By working together in a collaborative way, we utilize effective strategies to address your specific concerns, provide helpful tools and build upon your strengths so you can move forward in attaining your goals.
My ideal client would be open to my observations of their personality; one who knows that I too can learn from them, not only the other way around; who is a good historian and willing to be compliant in sharing pertinent factors to their recovery; one with whom I can establish a basis of mutual trust and who understands that my role as a therapist is not to only tell them what they want to hear; one who can appreciate a good sense of humor; one who is willing to apply my experience, strength and hope to their situation; one who is open to the importance of accepting life on life's terms, particularly the will of God.
Vulnerability sounds like truth and feels like courage. Truth and courage aren’t always comfortable, but they're never weakness. —Brené Brown Hello! The first step you are taking in your mental health journey is a big step for change. It takes a lot of strength and courage to start therapy so know that is a powerful place to be. Many times people often ask, "what is therapy?" I am here to tell you what it looks like with me. I believe that therapy is about collaboration, working together to meet your needs, and your goals by strengthening your resources to get there.
Children's Advocate ABA techniques can be used to teach a variety of skills and positive behaviors including: Communication, Positive peer interactions, self-help skills, academics, fine and gross motor skills, play and leisure skills, life skills, any many other skills. Children's Advocate uses an individualized approach to best meet your needs and lifestyle. If you are struggling with negative behaviors and emotions that are preventing you from reaching your potential, please contact our office today to schedule an appointment with Children's Advocate Licensed Professionals!
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Crown Point are psychologists, licensed counselors, therapists, psychotherapists, and licensed clinical social workers, all of whom diagnose mental health conditions and provide individualized treatment.
Services offered, education and credentials vary by type of mental health professional. Each professional in Crown Point then may specialize in certain areas, such as depression, marriage counseling, 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 to find a specialist?
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 Crown Point, or Child Psychologists in Crown Point.
Many find it useful to use filters to view only psychologists that have experience working with certain issues, like Crown Point psychologists specializing 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 Crown Point specialize in therapeutic approaches such as CBT, EMDR, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), among others. Finding a psychologist or therapist 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.
How to use my insurance?
Many therapists accept health insurance. Check to see if your insurance is covered. Feel free to discuss this when you contact the therapist.