Couples Counseling Therapists in Ward Parkway Plaza, Kansas City, MO

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Dan Gabbert
Licensed Professional Counselor, MSCP, LPC, CSAT
Verified
6 Endorsed
Verified
6 Endorsed
Our practice focuses on sexual addiction - for the addict, the partner and the couple. If you struggle with sex addiction (including pornography) you need someone who understands this addiction and has a plan for your recovery. We do. If you are the partner of a sex addict, it's important to take care of yourself and seek counsel from a compassionate therapist who understands your situation. Both the addict and the betrayed partner get better faster with a highly trained, highly focused supportive therapy team. Men and women have regained and even improved relationships through their work with us.
(816) 527-8441
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Stan Archie
Licensed Professional Counselor, MEd, MA, LPC, SATP-C, ThD
Verified
2 Endorsed
Verified
2 Endorsed
Stan Archie is a Christian centered supervisor and counselor whose primary focus is to use principles of the behavioral sciences to support individuals, couples , families, groups, and organizations in realizing their passion and potential according to their desired outcome.
As a therapist and supervisor, Stan works through an Attachment Theory lens. He values working with a treatment team, and utilizes a multidisciplinary approach, highly valuing each individual for his/her own uniqueness. He believes in a holistic approach to counseling through exploration of psychological, emotional, spiritual, and relational aspects of one's life. Therapy modalities that will be utilized in treatment include: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Systems, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Emotion Focused Therapy and Attachment Theory. He considers it a privilege to walk alongside individuals while through the healing process while reaching their goals.
(913) 747-4132
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Larry Ro-Trock
Psychologist, PhD
Verified
Verified
Therapy, as I have practiced it for over 30 years, involves helping a client develop a new clarity about his or her life and its context. Some aspects of their life to explore are: their thoughts, feelings, values, concerns about others, and their concerns about themselves. Once a new clarity about their life is achieved, new solutions to their dilemmas will evolve. I certainly believe that clients are individuals, but I also know that they are connected to larger systems. My extensive knowledge of Individual and Family Systems allows me to work successfully with individuals, couples , and entire families.
(816) 523-4440 x1
Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Laura Shaughnessy
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, NCC
Verified
Verified
For couples who are in crisis, facing separation or divorce, I offer an INTENSIVE 4 HOUR SESSION.
I am a CERTIFIED IMAGO RELATIONSHIP THERAPIST. I specialize in relationship work, and my style is collaborative. I believe that my clients are looking for three things when they come into my office: 1-Encouragement that their pain or negative situation will lessen or end, 2-An opportunity to be heard and validated for their feelings and experiences, 3-A plan of action to improve their lives. My clients often report that they feel empowered after working with me. I offer more than one solution to a problem so that my clients may choose the one that best suits them.
(816) 852-0947
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Christina McLewin
Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified
Verified
I provide individual, couples ' and family counseling, and help others live up to their potential by discovering a sense of purpose and wellness wherever they are in life.
(816) 482-3734
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Chris Adams
Licensed Professional Counselor, MSCP, LPC, CSAT
Verified
2 Endorsed
Verified
2 Endorsed
Our practice offers individual, group, and couples counseling .
The focus of my work is helping men and women who are struggling with intimacy disorders and compulsive sexual/relationship behaviors (also known as sex, porn or love addiction) that have had negative impacts on a person's relationships, overall emotional well being, health, family, career and other aspects of life. Struggles with sexuality can involve a great deal of pain, guilt and shame. If this is your experience, finding a professional who can provide a safe and non-judgemental space is crucial. In addition, I work with individuals who experience difficulties creating and maintaining intimate connections in relationships.
(816) 494-1903
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Jenny K Havemeier
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified
Verified
Families face a multitude of stressors today which can pull relationships apart. Helping families, couples , and teenagers/adolescents identify and cope with these stressors is my passion. If you are facing issues as a family or couple, or have concerns with your teenager/adolescent, my approach to therapy may be what you are looking for. I use a strength based approach to therapy, focusing on solutions to improve communication and reduce conflict and stress in your relationships. Having a safe, relaxed place for clients to work on issues is important to me.
(816) 448-8140
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Emily J Towner
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified
Verified
Provide a broad range of psychological services in a private practice setting to adults & children, including evaluations individual, family & couples therapy.
Mental health is part of your physical health. You cannot have one without the other. No one is exempt from facing mental health struggles at one time or another in their life. It is not uncommon during times of mental health struggles, either it be an isolated incident of panic, short-term and long-term anxiety, tragedy, situational depression, or circumstances that were out of your control that caused you to have a "new normal." Therapy will alleviate these stressors through a process of personal insight, change, and opening your eyes to a new way of seeing your life and how you react to it.
(816) 565-4270
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Brian P Heydon
Licensed Professional Counselor, EdS, LPC, CIT
Verified
Verified
I offer an intensive 4-hour session for couples in crisis.
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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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Olufemi (Femi) Sharp
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified
Verified
I have done this work for 30 years helping adults and couples cope effectively with life transitions.
Are you thriving or surviving? Are you stepping more into your own becoming into the truth of who you are or not? Do you need help with regulating and mastering the patterns of your thoughts and emotions? Your mental health-wellness is my highest priority. By working with me you and your relationships will be renewed and restored. I will support, inspire, awaken and enrich you (energetically and spiritually). In treating trauma, anxiety and depression my work is influenced by CBT, MBCT, IFS, DBT, TAO, and Energy healing treatments. I offer supportive tools, skills, and strategies to help you recalibrate self-care and self-love.
(816) 839-9476
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Rachel Hills
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC
Verified
Verified
As a clinician that specializes in both Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders, I love to work with my clients on finding the tools and skills to tackle the roller coasters that come with life, especially in the journey of becoming a parent. Growing a family can be full of twists, turns, ups and downs, often creating heartache, grief, depression, anxiety and a whole host of other challenges before during and after a baby and within the context of your relationships. I take the approach of walking with you to empower and support you and your family in reaching your goals, whatever that looks like.
(816) 227-6719
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
Not accepting new clients
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Josh Johnson
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified
2 Endorsed
Verified
2 Endorsed
Are you struggling with anxiety, depression, or relationship problems? If you are I can help. I offer convenient daytime, evening, and Saturday appointment times. For first time clients I offer a free 20 minute phone or Zoom video consultation. In our sessions I will use evidence based practices to help you overcome the challenges you are facing.
(816) 839-6821
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Melissa Mazur
Licensed Professional Counselor, LCPC, LPC, AS, CATP
Verified
Verified
Everyone's response to trauma is different. With years of experience working with survivors of abuse and neglect, my approach is personalized to align with your therapeutic goals. Working together, my purpose is to offer a safe and trusting environment to establish a variety of tools to enhance empowerment, self-awareness, reduce symptoms of emotional disturbances, and stress management skills.
(816) 323-8009
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Julie Kaufmanschmidt
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC
Verified
Verified
Welcome! I would love to work with you to improve your life. I've helped many people with personal growth issues. I've seen clients improve from the curve balls life has thrown at them like infidelity, health issues, infertility, and grief. I've helped clients improve their functioning while dealing with severe diagnoses of depression, bipolar and anxiety. Family peace can be restored between parents and children.
(816) 307-0696
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
Not accepting new clients
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Annalisa Gramlich
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, MA, LPC, RYT
Verified
Verified
"Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakes." C.G. Jung-- You might suffer from anxiety, depression, grief, and/or relationship issues, but the key is that you are willing to explore why. My philosophy is holistic in that I feel like it is important to examine each part of life because I truly believe everything is connected when it concerns mental, emotional, and physical suffering and pain. I have recently completed a yoga teacher certification so I am able to incorporate somatic principles and movement into my work with clients.
(816) 565-4951
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
Not accepting new clients
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Kathryn Grant
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, LCAC
Verified
Verified
Do you feel stuck in a rut of addiction? Do your thoughts and desires to change keep getting put off until tomorrow or some other future date? This is a miserable way to live! I specialize in working with clients with addiction issues. I see clients who struggle with addictions related to alcohol, drugs, food, shopping/spending. My goal is to help you along your path leading to a sober and fulfilling life where you can flourish! I also help clients with issues like depression, anxiety, grief and stress. I use mindfulness, meditation, solution focused therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy, among others to help clients.
(913) 325-4625
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Matthew L Baker
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC
Verified
Verified
Life throws so much at us. Often our natural instinct is to cling to the happy times and push away pain and suffering. However, learning to accept difficult situations and accept change is possible through guidance and feedback. Learning to act effectively to accept change and to face the places where we need to improve is an act of courage that does not appear overnight. I believe in evidence-based and practical strategies to help my clients improve their lives and emotional well-being. I believe that change is not only possible but inevitable.
(816) 323-4675
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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The Transgender Institute
Counselor, LPC, NCC
Verified
Verified
The Transgender Institute(r), located in the heart of the Midwest in Kansas City, Missouri, and serving the transgender community for 20 years, is a comprehensive gender therapy and coaching practice, unlike any other, dedicated to serving the transgender population. We offer inumerous services including n-office consultation, coaching and therapy sessions, as well as telehealth sessions. At The Transgender Institute, we help you determine if transitioning is an appropriate course of action and assist you through the various stages of the transition process.
(816) 327-6032
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64111
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Nicole Hayles
Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC
Verified
Verified
I work with survivors of sexual abuse and assault and those affected by anaphylactic food allergies. People who've experienced these traumas often begin feeling a sense of losing control over their lives. I want you to know that you can heal from trauma and I can help you with that process. I will work with you to figure out how to mange anxiety, fear, sleep and relationship problems or any other symptoms you're experiencing. We can then work together to decide which approach to trauma processing is best for you.
(816) 227-6895
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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Clarisha Blaylock
Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC, LCPC
Verified
Verified
My mission as a clinician is to provide trauma sensitive compassionate care that allows you to have agency in treatment as well as in your life.
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Ward Parkway Plaza
Kansas City, MO 64114
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What type of Ward Parkway Plaza, Kansas City mental health professional is right for me?
While most types of therapy have a lot in common, they also fall into clusters that share core features, such as cognitive therapies or psychodynamic approaches. It is important to seek someone who practices evidence-based therapy, meaning one or more forms of treatment that have been scientifically evaluated and tested, and demonstrate consistent improvement for a majority of patients.

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How to find a therapist in Ward Parkway Plaza, Kansas City?
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What method of therapy is right for me?
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