Are you reading this because something in your life is causing you pain, anxiety, depression or maybe you feel you are not progressing in life, and are feeling stuck. I have 17 years of experience working with anxiety including PTSD and specialize in relationship struggles. I know it takes tremendous courage to seek professional help. I believe that we all have the potential to live authentically despite our circumstances. Whatever challenge you have, I will be there to support and help you find your resources and reach your goals. Evening apts Available
Counseling is not an activity where one expert analyzes the client. Rather, it is a relationship where counselor and client work as a team to make positive changes in the client's approach to life. My goal has been to use a holistic approach in treating clients by connecting services to improve all areas of the client's life. Through a collaborative counseling relationship, I work to improve the quality of life for my clients by fostering independence.
My heart is to minister to the hurting with compassion, commitment, and confidentiality. As an experienced licensed professional counselor, I am honored to walk alongside you. I have been in private practice for almost 30 years and work with adults who may be experiencing depression, anxiety, fear, abandonment, grief, betrayal, rejection, or conflict in a relationship. I offer both telephone as well as in-person counseling.
I want to help you become the best version of yourself that you desire to be. Through a safe space, you are allowed to work through the challenges that are interfering with you living your best life. It is my goal that through our journey together you will heal emotional wounds and develop the coping skills necessary to deal with life's uncertainties.
Hello and thank you for stopping by! If you are looking for a solid, seasoned, and exemplary therapist - you are in the right place! I am licensed in Louisiana as a Professional Counselor (LPC - S). I work holistically with people with a broad range of concerns, including Sex/Pornography addiction, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar and other clinical issues. Advanced training and experience with relationship, parenting, work/career, education, and life transition issues of individuals, families and couples will afford you the opportunity to achieve the changes you would like to see in your life.
I specialize in play therapy and working with families through big changes and big feelings. You've been through big life changes recently, too, and you're not feeling your best. You are having difficulty coping yourself, and you don't know how to talk to your kid(s) about their feelings. You just want your kids to be ok, but you’re not sure what is the best way to address the problem.
Garden District Mental Health offers a variety of services to support your needs and goals. Through the use of self-reflection and self-examination, individual therapy is aimed at identifying patterns that lead to difficulties with the goal of reducing symptoms and fostering an overall healthier life experience. Couple and Family Therapy works with partners in intimate relationships to nurture communication, change, and development. Psychological testing is available to examine and address a variety of issues.
I offer a holistic integrative approach to psychotherapy and tailor my approach to the emotional, physical and creative needs of each client. I bring to my practice a wealth of life experience. Trust, integrity and mutual respect are my practice's guiding principles, along with forging a strong therapeutic relationship. I am an active and empathetic listener and combine talk therapy with mind-body awareness and skills such as mindfulness, meditation, emotion regulation and guided imagery. I have completed Level 1 EMDR training which I incorporate into therapy when appropriate. These techniques often assist in alleviating symptoms and contribute to finding solutions to life challenges.
Welcome! So glad you are here. You've taken the first step towards healing...and sometimes the first step is the hardest. Whether you are feeling anxiety, depression, grief, women issues, dealing with a family life crisis, or maybe having issues in your relationship, I am here to assist and guide you on your journey towards healing.
Asking for help can be one of the most challenging things you have ever done. You need a counselor who understands this challenge and has the ability to foster a safe and empathic environment for change to take root. My name is Ricky and I am an award winning licensed professional counselor. I have had the pleasure to work with individuals who are struggling with a variety of life stressors, anxiety, and/ or depression. My therapeutic style is designed to challenge you, move you, and promote growth by actively listening to your words, body, and emotions. I look forward to working with you and helping you become a more whole person.
Licensed Professional Counselor, MEd, LPC, CCSAS, MAC, CCFC
If you are reading this it is because something in your life could be better. The goal of therapy is for individuals to gain insight, explore their possibilities, and to change their world. If you are feeling significant distress or are seeking personal growth because you are not living at your full potential. I can assist you in improving your life.
Bracely is committed to helping you navigate through the challenges of life. She specializes in helping her clients overcome difficult issues, so that they can live purposeful and joy-filled lives. She has experience working with individuals, couples, children, adolescents, and adults dealing with emotional, spiritual, behavioral, and relationship concerns. Bracely offers individual, couple and family services. She works with a variety of presenting issues, including child behavior, grief, trauma, anxiety management, stress management, self-esteem, LGBTQ, marital conflict and occupational concerns.
Your mental health is a vital key to living your life to your fullest potential. My approach to counseling incorporates Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Family Systems Therapy & Mindfulness & Acceptance Based theories. I believe many of the problems we face in life are related to unhealthy thinking processes which affect the way we feel & interact with others. I also believe that it is through our struggles that we can learn, grow & find meaning & value in life. You and I will work together to find ways in which your thoughts/beliefs about yourself & others may be causing emotional distress in your life or your relationships.
I recently relocated to Florida. I am maintaining my Louisiana license and continue to offer telehealth to clients in Louisiana. Deciding to seek out therapy can be anxiety provoking. Asking for support takes strength and courage. I create a comfortable and non-judgmental atmosphere while working collaboratively with individuals to explore goals, seek solutions, and gain insights. I have over 20 years of experience working with adults, especially college-age/young adults, in individual counseling and group settings. I start where you are and together we work toward the goals you define for yourself and your life.
Are you feeling overwhelmed, over worked and "stuck" right now? Are you tired of putting on a brave or happy façade? Life can be stressful and exhausting. Let me help you find balance and peace in a world full of chaos! I know that no single approach works for everyone; therefore, have been trained in a variety of treatment modalities including Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Crisis, Suicide Prevention, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. I offer convenient Teletherapy appointments to accommodate your already busy schedule.
Relationship needs a boost? Feeling a bit disconnected from your partner(s)? Communication mishaps happening way too much? I am Susan Harrington and I believe that every family can feel health and happiness when the problem is addressed as a team. You and I can get more done in our 90-minute couple therapy sessions using the Gottman Method for Couple Therapy than the traditional 50-minute therapy hour that your insurance insists upon.
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA,, LPC, PLMFT, NCC
Life has a way of throwing us unexpected curve balls, knocking us down, causing unfamiliar emotions, anxiety, intra-personal & interpersonal conflict, & stress. Have you ever asked yourself, how will I balance all of this? Growing through life without a roadmap can be difficult. And just as your car requires monthly maintenance, so does your life.
I specialize in working with families, single mothers, pre-marital counseling, (certified as a S.Y.B.M.I.S. (Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts) assessor, transitioning teens, adolescents issues, and anyone dealing with grief and loss.
Life gets hard and we ALL go through it, especially during these times! People will find themselves in a rut and need help digging themselves out. Finding understanding, empathy, and support during those difficult times can be tough. I am passionate about helping others heal, grow, and reach their goals in a safe space without judgment. You are not alone!
Everyone, including me, goes through tough seasons! From feelings of fear & sadness to an overall dissatisfaction with life, we’ve all been there. Whether you're a young person trying to overcome social stressors or prepping to transition to or from college or the workforce, our care and coaching can help you achieve success from the inside-out. In addition, I can also help the entire family navigate through teen years, and strengthen family bond. Lastly, I can help to bring couples closer than ever before. Couples gain skills that garner success from the dating & pre-marital stages to the "empty-nest” stage.
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Old Aurora, New Orleans 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 Old Aurora, New Orleans 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 Old Aurora, New Orleans, or Child Psychologists in Old Aurora, New Orleans.
Many find it useful to use filters to view only psychologists that have experience working with certain issues, like Old Aurora, New Orleans 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 Old Aurora, New Orleans 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.