Virginia Beach, Virginia Therapists

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

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Virginia

My foundation with clients is person centered. By including empathy and validation in the therapeutic process, it allows the client to have a voice and be heard without judgement. I uses evidenced based theoretical orientations and work...
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McLean, Virginia

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Virginia

I believe that every person and system possesses a unique, creative intelligence that guides them towards healing and wholeness. As a therapist, I strive to hold a safe, accepting space for my clients to experience growth and transformation. I...
Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

If you are a teen, young adult or parent, struggling with mood, anxiety, self-esteem or relationship problems, you may know there is an easier way to navigate your current challenges. But you may not know how to cope with your emotions, why certain...
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Falls Church, Virginia

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Virginia

I am passionate about helping those struggling with grief, mood disorders and depression & anxiety. I excel at working with bi-cultural identity, third-cultures, and individuals who have moved around often. I love working with individuals who need...
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Richmond, Virginia

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Virginia

“My practical approach in counseling my clients is rooted in a supportive relationship that nurtures self-growth.” Lynn began her career working in adoption and foster care, and has a background counseling children and adolescents dealing with...
Betsy Christian Hicks
MS, National Certified Counselor
Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

I seek to offer compassion and hope to anyone feeling stuck, unhappy, and unsure of the future. Through listening, empathizing, and processing, I employ a variety of counseling approaches, including Person-Centered and Cognitive Behavioral...
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Falls Church, Virginia

Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

Dr. David L. Kupfer Ph.D. has been serving as a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in Virginia since 1981. His office is in Falls Church, Virginia, and he offers psychotherapy in person and by a video connection. He specializes in cognitive-behavioral...
Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

As an art therapist, I facilitate the process of creating visual art in sessions to help clients communicate feelings and achieve their goals. Art therapy can help individuals of all ages practice mindfulness, make connections between the art...
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Virginia Beach, Virginia

Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Grief Counselor in Virginia Beach. My practice, Good Mourning Counseling & Consulting, specializes in: perinatal loss (miscarriage, stillborn, and infant loss); subsequent pregnancy after a...
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Washington, D.C., Virginia

I, April Preston, am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Washington DC area who earned my master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Saint Mary's University in Minneapolis, MN. I specialize in systems and family dynamics and have...
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Harrisonburg, Virginia

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Virginia, Georgia

Dr. Rees Chapman brings more than three decades of clinical training and experience (primarily in private practice) to northern Virginia, having recently relocated from the Shenandoah Valley. Over the years, he has provided a wide plethora of...
Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

Sarah has a passion for working with new mothers, attachment, parenting issues, teenagers, and working mothers with children. She is trauma informed and enjoys working with individuals coping with stress, depression, anxiety, and high achievers that...
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Forest, Virginia

Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

Instead of asking "what's wrong" with someone, my approach is to ask "what happened." Getting to the root of a problem, seeing what’s behind it and what’s contributing to it, is more beneficial in the long term than solely viewing an issue as it...
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Arlington, Virginia

Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

Alexis is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Virginia and is passionate about working together with clients during challenging times in their lives and believes in healing for all. Alexis sees the therapeutic relationship as the most...
Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

Hunter has devoted the last 20 years to working with people in a variety of settings including outpatient therapy, residential therapy, after school groups, intensive home based therapy and wilderness settings. His passion for healing families and...
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Richmond, Virginia

Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

“I create a safe environment with my clients to help them identify their strengths and use them for personal growth and potential.” Ellen began her career in human resources prior to becoming a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She authentically...
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Charlottesville, Virginia

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Virginia, New York

Rebecca moved to Charlottesville, Virginia in late 2016 from Manhattan where she practiced on the Upper West Side since 2003. Rebecca's post-graduate training was at the New York School for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy and Psychoanalysis and comes...
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Richmond, Virginia

I am a contemplative psychotherapist and mindfulness meditation teacher, using mindfulness in the treatment of anxiety and depression and in improving relationships, focus and overall health. My hope is that my work as a therapist makes the...
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Virginia, Maryland

I truly believe that the therapeutic relationship is one of the most important tools towards healing. As a clinician, I strive to create a safe and warm environment that is compassionate and client-centered. I prescribe to an integrative approach to...
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Virginia Beach, Virginia

Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

I’ve been in the mental health field for over 30 years, providing outpatient therapy for over 16. I am eager to help you live your best life!
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Richmnd, Virginia

Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

I have been practicing as a therapist for almost 40 years and am grateful for all that clients have taught me over the years and for the life experiences that have made me a more empathic and understanding clinician. I think that all the work we do...
Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

Carli is the primary therapist. She has been practicing with a multitude of different therapeutic techniques and has worked with a variety of different populations and issues. She graduated from University of South Florida in 2010. Initially, she...
Lorna Tempest
LMFT, LPC
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Alexandria, Virginia

Lorna Tempest is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the State of Virginia and Washington DC and in California. She provides teletherapy to individual adults at Life Enrichment Counseling Center. Ms....
Teletherapy for Clients In:

Virginia

At ANEW HOPE, we believe that everyone has within themselves the ability to create and maintain their own happiness, they just need a sounding board to help them bring it out. At ANEW HOPE, counseling is about listening and helping a client to...

Finding Mental Health Professionals in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Virginia Beach, Virginia is more than just a stretch of beautiful sandy beaches, it is also one of the largest independent cities along the East Coast. Located along the southeastern coast, Virginia Beach has a population of over 450,000, making this popular vacation destination the biggest independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Virginia Beach doesn’t just have a substantial population but the rapid growth in this city has also brought about a very diverse population of residents. Unfortunately, in Virginia Beach, this includes issues with drug abuse. Virginia Beach, Virginia is no stranger to drug issues, as the city has a higher rate of drug abuse than the rest of the country.

The definite connection between mental illness and substance abuse has made drug and alcohol addiction one of the most common reasons to seek professional counseling. The good news is, that a licensed therapist can those in Virginia Beach not only with issues related to substance abuse but with a variety of other mental health concerns as well ranging from anxiety to depression and everything in between.

The key to making sure that you get the right therapist to help with your specific areas of concern is to make sure that you take the time to research the different therapists available in Virginia Beach. This is why before you start looking for experts in your area, you need to do the following:

  • Make sure you are clear on the main issue, or issues you are seeking help for, so you can find the right therapist who can help you.
  • Look at therapists who are in a convenient location. Think about whether you would be willing to drive to see the right therapist or if it is more important that you find a therapist nearby in Virginia Beach.
  • Determine whether you think you need someone with an extra degree or specialization to treat your issue.
  • Write down your goals for your therapy session, so you can communicate this with your therapist.
  • Think about whether you want to be treated with drugs or medications, or if you just want to meet with a therapist you can talk to, as this will narrow down your options one way or another.
  • Determine whether you prefer a male or female therapist.
  • Decide if you are looking to treat a specific concern, or if you are looking for regular, long-term counseling to help support your life and your current goals.

Take your time to think about what you need in a therapist, so you can find someone that you are comfortable with and who will be able to provide you with the type of counseling that you need and deserve. Of course, once you have a better idea of what type of counseling that you need and what type of therapist best suits you, you will want to check with your insurance provider. They can help you determine which therapists are in your network and therefore covered under your plan.

There is a growing epidemic of individuals not only in Virginia Beach but around the country, who are dealing with depression and other mental health concerns and not getting the help that they need. The good news is, that it is quite easy to find a professional in your area who can give you the help you deserve. Many therapists, psychiatrists, and psychologists work in the greater Virginia Beach area and our directory can help you find the right one to meet your needs. Remember, you should make sure that you find someone who you feel comfortable and confident with, which means if you need to see several professionals until you find the right fit—that is completely acceptable. Many people see a handful of therapists before they start working with one on an ongoing basis.

As you begin your journey to finding the right therapist, take the time to look through our different therapist profiles, biographies, and blog posts. This is the best way to learn more about the professionals that service the greater Virginia Beach area. Of course, feel free to reach out and contact these experts if you need help with any type of mental health issue, are experiencing a crisis, or if you want to start building a relationship for ongoing counseling.