Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in Huntsville, Alabama

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


Alicia Winkle

LPC, BC-TMH
7 years experience
Hi! I'm Alicia. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in both Alabama and Georgia. I also am a Board Certified TeleMental Health Provider. I have worked with all populations and believe that the key to therapy with any person is respect. I aim to help clients work through their problems to have a more enjoyable life. I use an integrative therapy approach incorporating person centered therapy techniques (focuses on building strong rapport and respect between... Read More
Hi! I'm Alicia. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in both Alabama and Georgia. I also am a Board Certified TeleMental Health Provider. I have worked with all populations and believe that the key to therapy with any person is... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 7 years

Dr. Griena Davis

EdD, LPC, BC-TMH
5 years experience
I strive to enable individuals to realize a happier, healthier, and more successful existence through services that optimizes one's personally defined well being. I provide innovative, responsive, and quality mental health services addressing the obstacles that negatively impact an individual's quality of life such as: Stress and Anxiety; Depression; Relationship Issues; Anger Management; Self-Esteem; Adjustment Issues; Grief and Loss; and Identity Issues. I cultivate a helping relationship that allows the client to define and achieve... Read More
I strive to enable individuals to realize a happier, healthier, and more successful existence through services that optimizes one's personally defined well being. I provide innovative, responsive, and quality mental health services addressing the obstacles that negatively impact an individual's... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 5 years

Tonya Hillman

MS, LPC
9 years experience
Hello, my name is Tonya Hillman and I would love to help guide you through many of life’s challenges. Having worked for nine years as a Licensed Professional Counselor in two states, Missouri and Alabama, and currently working towards my Ph.d in Counseling Education and Supervision, I have had the opportunity to work with individuals and couples on a multitude of platforms. These platforms include relationship development, coping with anxiety and depression, working to... Read More
Hello, my name is Tonya Hillman and I would love to help guide you through many of life’s challenges. Having worked for nine years as a Licensed Professional Counselor in two states, Missouri and Alabama, and currently working towards... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 9 years

Dr. Magna Porterfield

Ph.D.
26 years experience
I am a psychologist who is licensed in both the states of Alabama and Georgia and I have had the opportunity to work in the field of psychology for several years. I have worked in the both university settings (as a teacher and counselor) as well as in private practice. I have also had the opportunity to travel and share my knowledge through lectures and workshops. I have the most experience in... Read More
I am a psychologist who is licensed in both the states of Alabama and Georgia and I have had the opportunity to work in the field of psychology for several years. I have worked in the both university... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 26 years

Brooke Bowen

MS, LPC
16 years experience
Life can be difficult at times and I'm glad that you're taking the first step and reaching out for help. I'm Brooke and I'm a Licensed Professional Counselor. I hold a double BS degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice (Forensic Investigations), an MS degree in Psychology, and have completed extensive graduate work in Criminal Justice and Community Agency Counseling. I've been in this field since 2003 and have worked in various settings with most all... Read More
Life can be difficult at times and I'm glad that you're taking the first step and reaching out for help. I'm Brooke and I'm a Licensed Professional Counselor. I hold a double BS degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice (Forensic... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 16 years

Denise Gaymon

MS, LPC
7 years experience
Having to face difficult challenges is an expected aspect of life. However, feeling overwhelmed or consumed by these challenges can cause negative feelings such as stress, anxiety, depression, and hopelessness. These feelings can negatively impact your ability to function well and can interfere with your overall quality of life. Many people experience these negative feelings, and it is okay to seek and utilize resources that can assist you during difficult times. Counseling is my... Read More
Having to face difficult challenges is an expected aspect of life. However, feeling overwhelmed or consumed by these challenges can cause negative feelings such as stress, anxiety, depression, and hopelessness. These feelings can negatively impact your ability to function well... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 7 years

Natalie Alexander

LPC
6 years experience
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, and, former Case Manager at Sequel Youth and Family Services, a privately owned Individual & Family Services company, which offers treatment options and programs for people with behavioral, and emotional, challenges. I earned my Master's holder in Counseling Psychology from Liberty University, VA. To sail through life's challenges, and cope with one's struggles, I offer diverse solution focused strategies. Proficient in Person-centered therapy, Choice Theory, Brief therapy, and other... Read More
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, and, former Case Manager at Sequel Youth and Family Services, a privately owned Individual & Family Services company, which offers treatment options and programs for people with behavioral, and emotional, challenges. I earned my... Read More
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  • Languages: English, French
  • Experience: 6 years

Danielle Wayne

LCSW, LICSW, LISW
5 years experience
Imagine if you could reach your goals without having to sacrifice your time. What would it be like for you if you could wake up tomorrow and live the life you always wanted to live? It can be hard to reach out and ask for help. Especially when life is stressful and overwhelming. So I want to do what I can to make this process of healing as user-friendly as possible. ... Read More
Imagine if you could reach your goals without having to sacrifice your time. What would it be like for you if you could wake up tomorrow and live the life you always wanted to live? It can be hard... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 5 years

Amanda Hood

LPC
8 years experience
My goal is to help clients achieve their goals and live their best life possible. I enjoy helping others get to the root of the problem in order to not only solve it but also prevent it from becoming a pattern. I believe this is essential in moving forward. I have experience helping clients reduce anxiety and depression. I have also worked with the LGBTQ community, trauma/abuse survivors, and those dealing with grief. I have... Read More
My goal is to help clients achieve their goals and live their best life possible. I enjoy helping others get to the root of the problem in order to not only solve it but also prevent it from becoming a... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 8 years

Kari Whatley

LPC
4 years experience
My name is Kari Whatley, and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Alabama. I currently operate a private counseling practice that serves a wide range of clients struggling with depression, anger management, anxiety, relationship/couples issues, and other life challenges. I also have full-time experience as a hospice grief counselor working with families experiencing terminal illness, end of life issues, and grief. My approach is to help clients find the tools they need to live the... Read More
My name is Kari Whatley, and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Alabama. I currently operate a private counseling practice that serves a wide range of clients struggling with depression, anger management, anxiety, relationship/couples issues, and other life challenges.... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 4 years

Shani Levy

LMFT
10 years experience
When life becomes overwhelming everything can seem off balance. Whether the challenges you face involve anxiety, depression, parenting and or relationship struggles, let me help you unravel the difficulty. Read More
When life becomes overwhelming everything can seem off balance. Whether the challenges you face involve anxiety, depression, parenting and or relationship struggles, let me help you unravel the difficulty. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 10 years

Rhonda Stalb

LMFT
10 years experience
If any of the above statements resonate with you, find me at rhondamariestalblmft.com for in person and online therapy I look forward to helping you find the peace that you are striving for. Make an appointment today! Read More
If any of the above statements resonate with you, find me at rhondamariestalblmft.com for in person and online therapy I look forward to helping you find the peace that you are striving for. Make an appointment today! Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 10 years

Choya Wise

LCSW
20 years experience
Have you been doubting if your relationship has any legs? Have emotions caused you to act out of character? Choya Wise specializes in Relationship and Anger Management Counseling. If you have been facing challenges with communication and intimacy in relationships we can support you to get back on track. Read More
Have you been doubting if your relationship has any legs? Have emotions caused you to act out of character? Choya Wise specializes in Relationship and Anger Management Counseling. If you have been facing challenges with communication and intimacy in relationships we can support you to get back on track. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 20 years

Chari Herron

["LPC"]
9 years experience
Divine Restoration Counseling and Consultation is a part-time private practice that offers counseling services to adolescents and adults. I strive to work with individuals, families, groups, and communities to deal with mental health issues, improve overall well-being, and provide psychoeducation on issues related to wellness. Read More
Divine Restoration Counseling and Consultation is a part-time private practice that offers counseling services to adolescents and adults. I strive to work with individuals, families, groups, and communities to deal with mental health issues, improve overall well-being, and provide psychoeducation on issues related to wellness. Read More
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  • Languages: ["English"]
  • Experience: 9 years

Reese Jefferson

LPC-S, NCC, MAC, BC-TMH
15+ years experience
I love what I do! I have been in the mental health field for over 15 years. I have a Masters in Counseling Psychology and a Doctorate in Higher Education Leadership. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, and National Certified Counselor in private practice who specializes in working with adolescents and adults. Read More
I love what I do! I have been in the mental health field for over 15 years. I have a Masters in Counseling Psychology and a Doctorate in Higher Education Leadership. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, and National Certified Counselor in private practice who specializes in working with adolescents and adults. Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 15+ years

Overview of Mental Health Resources in Hunstville, Alabama

Huntsville, Alabama is the seat of Madison County and is the fourth-largest city in the state with an estimated population of 194,057 as of 2016. The once sleepy farming town became an important epicenter for the Space Race during the 1960’s. Since that time, the city of Huntsville has been a major magnet for the aerospace industry as well as engineering research facilities- with the military and technology companies having the largest economic impact in the area. This Southern city has enjoyed a renaissance from the influx of high-tech companies that have moved into the region leading to an increase in cultural diversity. Huntsville, however, has not been immune to the growing issue of mental health concerns that plague the state of Alabama as a whole.

Concerning Trends

As with many other states across the country, Alabama is dealing with a growing prevalence of substance abuse. In 2016 there were 695 overdose deaths recorded in the state. In 2017, the number had grown to 788. This accounted for an increase of more than 13 percent. The widespread problem is a concern for residents of the state.

It is very possible that substance abuse problems are related to other mental health issues. Sometimes those that are suffering from other problems will attempt to self-medicate if they do not have the resources to help otherwise. In Alabama, about 145,000 adults aged 18 or older had serious thoughts of suicide– this accounts for 4 percent of adults.

If you have felt that you are suffering from some type of undue stress, depression or another condition that is interfering with your quality of life, you may want to consider seeking help. Reaching out for assistance is a good option, and we want to help you search for a Huntsville mental health professional or therapist. We can connect you with someone that can work around your schedule.

Recognizing that you need additional support from a professional does not always happen immediately. But when you are ready to search for the right therapist in the Huntsville area, we want to make the process as easy as possible for you. One suggestion that we have is that when you start your search, you begin by thinking about what your own unique needs are and what you hope to get out of the process. Looking at the listings of services available can be overwhelming, but if you know what to look for you’ll be better able to spot the things you need from a care provider and narrow down your selection.

Beginning with the Right Questions

Finding the right mental health professional begins with understanding your own specific needs and why you are seeking help. Having a clear idea of what you need out of the process will allow you to better identify who might be the right fit. Here are some of the questions you may want to ask yourself. Make a mental note or even jot down in writing the answers for future reference:

  • Can you describe what problems you are currently dealing with and how they are interfering with your ability to function in your everyday life?
  • What do you hope to get out of the therapeutic process?
  • Are you more comfortable speaking with a woman or a man about your personal issues?
  • What length of time are you willing to devote to the process?
  • Are you suffering from a condition that might best be addressed by a medical specialist (such as substance abuse or an eating disorder?)

This is by no means an exhaustive list, but it is a good place to start. You may have other important concerns that you want to talk about and you should make note of those. This question and answer session you have with yourself should help guide your search so that when you are ready to look at the listing of available providers you can decide if their approaches match up with what you need.

What Does Your Health Insurance Cover?

For most people, cost will play a significant role in their ability to access certain mental health services. We suggest reaching out to your health insurance provider to find out if they cover any portion of services. You may find that they have their own network of therapists or mental health professionals they work with exclusively. If you choose to see someone within the network this may end up saving you a significant amount of money out-of-pocket.

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

In our directory, you can connect with Huntsville therapists and mental health professionals who offer a variety of services. We make the process of searching easier by listing their detailed bios and profiles all in one place, so you can compare their approaches. Once you have narrowed down your list to a few select professionals you can then reach out to them individually and ask additional questions. An initial conversation or phone call might help you find out if you have a natural rapport with them. After all, clear communication is crucial.

Finding someone who understands you and can help you navigate different challenges could greatly improve your quality of life.