Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in Clearwater, Florida

Find a therapist in Clearwater, Florida that meets your needs. Browse our comprehensive list of affordable and licensed therapists in Clearwater to find a professional specializing in counseling people with stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, grief and more.

Dr. Tracee Moore

PhD
12 years experience
Hello! I am glad that you have made the choice to work with me as your psychologist. My personal approach to therapy has allowed me to offer a more versatile style to therapy that you can feel good about. A little about me: I am a licensed psychologist with a multifaceted background that also includes specialization in Geriatrics. I have over 12 years of experience in mental health and am very comfortable... Read More
Hello! I am glad that you have made the choice to work with me as your psychologist. My personal approach to therapy has allowed me to offer a more versatile style to therapy that you can feel good about.... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 12 years

Marylise Zwarts

MA, MHC
16 years experience
Congratulations for taking the first step into getting better! If you’re here because you are struggling and you want some help, it is essential to find the therapist that is right for you… Maybe you’re just tired of feeling stuck or feeling not good enough. Or maybe you’re exhausted to repeat the same patterns, to keep getting into the wrong relationships. Maybe you can’t get over that person you lost… Maybe you’re looking for help... Read More
Congratulations for taking the first step into getting better! If you’re here because you are struggling and you want some help, it is essential to find the therapist that is right for you… Maybe you’re just tired of feeling... Read More
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  • Languages: English, French
  • Experience: 16 years

Cheryl Stanton

MA, LMHC
13 years experience
specialize in helping individuals who struggle with depression, anxiety, and trauma to lead peaceful and fulfilling lives. I walk alongside you through your journey while helping you navigate the turmoil in your life and help you clarify your goals and develop the skills you need to make lasting, positive changes. I believe the human spirit is resilient and healable when one is motivated to change his or her life. I am a... Read More
specialize in helping individuals who struggle with depression, anxiety, and trauma to lead peaceful and fulfilling lives. I walk alongside you through your journey while helping you navigate the turmoil in your life and help you clarify your... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 13 years

Monica Gonzalez

LMHC
11 years experience
Making the decision to come to therapy can often be difficult. I strive to create a comfortable, non-judgmental and supportive atmosphere to help foster change and overcome challenges. Utilizing a strength based, integrative approach, I draw from various modalities, including person centered, cognitive-behavioral and mindfulness, to best meet the needs of each individual client. By drawing on your personal strengths and building insight, my goal is to help you improve your quality of life and... Read More
Making the decision to come to therapy can often be difficult. I strive to create a comfortable, non-judgmental and supportive atmosphere to help foster change and overcome challenges. Utilizing a strength based, integrative approach, I draw from various modalities, including... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 11 years

Danielle Eaton

LMHC, CRC
4 years experience
As a licensed mental health counselor I've been trained explicitly in mental health counseling. I received my master's in Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling. The rehabilitation portion directly applied to training in vocational matters, so regarding careers of persons with disabilities (whether those disabilities are visible or invisible). I worked for about five years in an involuntary commitment treatment center, specializing my experience in matters of suicidal thoughts, depression, homicidal thoughts, anxiety, substance use disorders,... Read More
As a licensed mental health counselor I've been trained explicitly in mental health counseling. I received my master's in Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling. The rehabilitation portion directly applied to training in vocational matters, so regarding careers of persons with... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 4 years

Dr. Julia Kogan

PsyD
8 years experience
I am a licensed clinical psychologist with over 8 years of clinical experience. I have received training and supervision in university medical centers, state hospitals, college counseling centers, and private practice. I have specialized training in anxiety/stress, adjustment difficulties, sleep problems, relationship issues, career problems, and coping with chronic medical illness. I utilize a combination of cognitive-behavioral, solution-focused, positive psychology, and interpersonal therapies. I am also a Triple P Parenting certified instructor. Triple P is... Read More
I am a licensed clinical psychologist with over 8 years of clinical experience. I have received training and supervision in university medical centers, state hospitals, college counseling centers, and private practice. I have specialized training in anxiety/stress, adjustment difficulties, sleep... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 8 years

Holly McIntyre

MSW, LCSW
15 years experience
Holly McIntyre is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (SW 12230) and a qualified supervisor for Registered Clinical Social Work Interns. She is certified in Hypnotherapy and has been trained in multiple treatment modalities. Holly has been working in the mental health field for more than 20 years which began during her service and enlistment in the United States Navy. Trained as a Hospital Corpsman with a specialty in psychology/psychiatry, she provided counseling to both... Read More
Holly McIntyre is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (SW 12230) and a qualified supervisor for Registered Clinical Social Work Interns. She is certified in Hypnotherapy and has been trained in multiple treatment modalities. Holly has been working in the... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 15 years

Dr. Elizabeth Krzewski

Ed.D, LMHC, CAP
10 years experience
I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida. I am also a Certified Addictions Professional and a National Certified Counselor. I have experience working with adults, adolescents, and children in both individual and group settings; privately and in the hospital/treatment center settings. I have experience working with couples and families. Some of my specialties include depression, anxiety, stress management, recovery, trauma, abuse, as well as grief and... Read More
I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida. I am also a Certified Addictions Professional and a National Certified Counselor. I have experience working with adults, adolescents, and children in both individual and group... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 10 years

Melissa Nadler

LMHC
19 years experience
I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who uses several therapeutic styles including cognitive/behavioral and reality therapies. My strengths include empathy, compassion, humor, and sensitivity to any issue that is brought to the "couch." My job is to help you help you and in doing so I am along for the ride and journey of self-discovery, healing, and growth. I work with a varied clientele covering many different issues and feel that my approach is both... Read More
I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who uses several therapeutic styles including cognitive/behavioral and reality therapies. My strengths include empathy, compassion, humor, and sensitivity to any issue that is brought to the "couch." My job is to help you... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 19 years

Katalin Hanana

MS, LMHC
9 years experience
Hello, I’m here to help empower you to be the best version of yourself. As a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with over 9 years of experience working with people who have low esteem, anxiety, depression, trauma, grief and loss, domestic violence, suicidal thoughts, anger management, drug addiction, eating disorders, family and relationship dynamics, and conflict resolution as well as with caregivers I can assist you in developing the tools necessary to help you cope and... Read More
Hello, I’m here to help empower you to be the best version of yourself. As a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with over 9 years of experience working with people who have low esteem, anxiety, depression, trauma, grief and loss, domestic... Read More
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  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Experience: 9 years

Mental Health Resources in Clearwater, Florida

Clearwater, Florida has an estimated population of 107,685 and is part of the Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater metropolitan area. Bordered by the Gulf of Mexico to the west and Tampa Bay to the southeast, this seat of Pinellas County is known for its beautiful white sand beaches. Clearwater is a year-round vacation destination but is also provides a good lifestyle for its residents who enjoy warm weather and picturesque scenery. While employment has gone up in the past several years in the Clearwater area, the average household income is still below average compared to the rest of the country. Economic uncertainty can be a leading cause of stress for many people. It impacts the emotional and physical well-being of individuals. This can pose serious problems especially in an area where mental health resources to help with these stressors may not be as easily accessed. It has been reported that 61% of adults in Florida suffering from a mental illness did not receive treatment. This access to care ranking is higher than the national average of 55.8%.

A Worrisome Trend

Florida is one of the lower ranking states in the nation when it comes to the level of access to insurance and mental health treatment in the U.S. It currently is 44th and is nearly last when it comes to mental health spending per person.

As a part of one of the major metropolitan areas in Florida, Clearwater has an important role to play in ensuring its residents can obtain the help they need. The increasing numbers of mental illness are an unfortunate reality but putting the right programs in place can help tackle the problem.

If you are experiencing feelings of depression, anxiety, undue stress, or another condition that is having a negative impact on your quality of life, you may want to consider reaching out for assistance from a professional. When you are ready to find a Clearwater mental health professional or therapist we want to help with your search. Our goal is to connect you with someone who understands you and who can work around your busy schedule.

Recognizing you might need outside help to deal with issues related to your mental health is not always easy, but when you are ready, we want to make the process of finding treatment as smooth as possible for you. We suggest that before beginning your search you first take a moment to think about what it is you need from treatment.

Your Search for the Right Mental Health Professional

Before you can begin to consider the type of help you are seeking, it is important to think about your unique needs. Asking yourself a few questions at the outset about what conditions might work best for you will help focus your search when you do finally start to look at the resources available to you. Here are a few key questions you can start with:

  • What specific condition are you needing assistance with?
  • Why is now the right time for you to get help?
  • What would you consider a successful outcome of therapy to be for you?
  • Do you feel more comfortable speaking with a female or male therapist about your personal issues?
  • What timeframe do you have to devote to the process of treatment?
  • Are you looking to work with someone who specializes in certain conditions, such as eating disorders or addiction?
  • What type of environmental support do you have from friends and family?

This is by no means a complete list of questions, but it will get you to think about your own possible requirements. Gaining clarity about what you personally need will help you communicate your needs to anyone you may potentially work with.

Health Insurance Considerations

Mental health treatment can sometimes be costly, so it is a good idea if you reach out to your health insurance company to find out what, if any, services they may cover. You may find that it will cost you less out-of-pocket to work with a therapist who is in their network of preferred professionals. This savings to you could potentially mean better and more thorough access to care so it is worthwhile to find out what your insurance covers on your plan.

How e-counseling.com Can Help You Connect with a Clearwater Mental Health Professional

With our directory, you can connect with Clearwater therapists or mental health professionals that offer a wide variety of services. We make it easy to compare by providing you with detailed bios and profiles of these potential candidates and you can narrow down your choices to a select few that you want to speak to directly. Asking additional questions will help you figure out which is really the best option for you and with whom you might have the best rapport. The goal is to work with someone who you trust and can clearly communicate with.

The right therapist can be a great resource for you to overcome your mental health struggles and any future challenges. This may be the first step in taking charge of your life.