Counseling in Lenexa, KS. Find the Right Therapist.

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Aaron Mitchum, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Lenexa

I offer psychotherapy and psychoanalysis. In doing so I use Attachment Theory as well as contemporary psychoanalytic theory. My goal is to help people come to know themselves better and find healing.

Richelle Stillwell, CMHC, CFTP, PLPC

Provisional License Clinical Mental Health Counselor, Certified Family Trauma Professional

Within driving distance of Lenexa

My desire as your therapist is to partner with you on your journey to healing and wholeness. I do this by providing a safe and confidential environment in which we can do so. I am a creative professional, who will work to identify your unique self and goals, and will

Sherri Jacobs, M.S., LMFT, M.A., ATR

Marriage and Family Therapist, Art Therapist

Within driving distance of Lenexa

Sherri Jacobs is a marriage and family therapist and art therapist. She is founder of Heartland Art Therapy, located in the InterUrban ArtHouse in downtown Overland Park, Kansas. Sherri blends both disciplines to offer dynamic and transformative sessions for clients.

Teresa Cote, MA LPC CRAADC NCC CCDP-D SAP

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Lenexa

My passion is to walk alongside individuals, couples and families and provide hope to those who feel hopeless and to assist in their healing process. I now offer Brain Wellness which is utilizing a light and sound state-of-the-art technology and has lasting results!

Alex Ehrsam, M.S., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Lenexa

Explore the results you are not getting in your life, and what you can do differently. Alex collaborates with you to uncover the solutions that are inside you. Better relationships with people and generally life itself can be the fruit of this worthy effort

Sitka Stueve, LSCSW, LCSW, CCP, CCTP, SAP

Licensed Specialized Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of Lenexa

Life can be difficult...but you are one step closer to new solutions that will empower you to make effective changes! As a Sr. Counselor & Life Coach, I will help you uncover your true potential & lead a life that is worth celebrating in a safe, confidential atmosphere

Diane Schmidt, LSCSW

Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker

Within driving distance of Lenexa

Helping women navigate the transitions of life. In our work together, we peel away the layers of shame, guilt or abuse and heal old wounds to reveal the confident woman that you are. You’ll learn key elements of healthy relationships.

Afton Strate, M.S., LCMFT

Licensed Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Lenexa

Can you imagine discovering peace in the midst of your most difficult life events? My hope and belief is that at the completion of our time together, you not only reach your goal for coming to therapy, but also find more joy, connection, growth, and purpose in your life

Barbara Cleverdon, M.S., LCMFT

Licensed Clinical Marriage & Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Lenexa

My goal is to provide a compassionate safe place for you to work through any areas of your life needing change, restoration, confirmation and growth.

Sherrie Pucket, LPC,NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Lenexa

I believe that each individual has value and purpose. Many of life's difficulties can cause one to experience hopelessness and despair. It is my goal to provide a private, nonjudgmental environment in which you can discover emotional healing and a new beginning.

Debra Neal, LCPC, ICCGC

Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Lenexa

For help, hope and relief, Call Debra Seasoned professional fosters modest, but significant behavioral change for personal and work life issues. Uses client driven approach and coaching philosophy. Confidential ,convenient, PM's

Danience Moreland, MA, LPC

License Professional Counselor

Within driving distance of Lenexa

I provide a nonjudgmental, safe, & supportive environment to explore life's challenges. Together we will set goals & work toward improvement; while you develop additional tools to face life anew. Flexible scheduling, including 7am appointments.

Tish Kovac, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

Within driving distance of Lenexa

Relationships are central to our life and sense of well-being. When our relationships aren't going well, we tend to not be or do our best in other areas of life. I specialize in working with couples to bridge the disconnection that leads to loneliness, & isolation.



Related Sites:
City of Lenexa
Kansas Behavioral Services Regulatory Board

Therapy Lenexa, KS

Counseling Overland Park, Mission, Leawood, Shawnee, Roeland, Park, Olathe

Located near Kansas City, Lenexa has around 43,000 people, and is part of the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. The city boasts the Great Lenexa Barbeque Battle each June. Lenexa also has an annual Spinach Festival, featuring history from old and new into the festivities, educating those on the history of spinach that was grown by area Belgian farmers and shipped out by rail. There is even a Popeye character available for pictures! The festival also features arts, crafts and a wide variety of foods.1 Lenexa also has an annual Artist Show held at the end of August through the end of September, featuring local artists, with their works being viewed and juried. These are great things to bring the family to visit and experience. Lenexa is known as being the home of Wild Bill Hickok.

Mental Health in Lenexa

Anxiety disorders are among the most common mental health issues in America, and impact nearly 18 percent of the adult population.2 Yet these disorders are highly treatable if the proper support system is in place. The Kansas City Center for Anxiety Treatment offers various support groups for individuals who live with an anxiety disorder. Groups provide information and resources, encouragement, and support for those who suffer from OCD, panic disorders, and other common anxiety-based illnesses. Groups specifically for teens are offered as well. For more detailed information about these groups, call 913-649-8820.3

The Kansas Suicide Prevention Resource Center is dedicated to providing health promotion programs that reduce the incidence of suicide in Kansas. The organization works to integrate prevention and intervention programs into the curriculum at local schools and into the human resources practices of local organizations and businesses. Raising awareness of warning signs and providing the tools and knowledge people need to appropriately respond to a crisis is a key component of the agency's mission. The center also provides specialized resources for groups with specific mental health needs, such as the LGBTQ community, military members, ethnic minorities, and individuals who live in rural areas. For additional information about these services, call 785-840-8493.4

Current Education

Parents who homeschool their children can take advantage of many free teaching resources and materials offered by Midwest Parent Educators. Their library includes dozens of online resources, as well as a list of Kansas City area attractions for educational field trips. Their mentor program pairs parents experienced in homeschooling with parents who have just begun their home-based program. Mentors can offer advice on resources, curriculum development, and schedule preparation, or lend a friendly ear to help solve daily problems. Contact Midwest Parent Educators at 913-599-0311 for further details.5


References

1. City of Lenexa. (2017). Spinach Festival. Retrieved from http://www.lenexa.com/parks/festivals_spinach.html
2. Anxiety and Depression Association of America. (2017). Facts and Statistics. Retrieved from http://www.adaa.org/about-adaa/press-room/facts-statistics
3. Kansas City Center for Anxiety Treatment. (2016). Groups. Retrieved from http://kcanxiety.com/groups/
4. Kansas Suicide Prevention Resource Center. (2016). Homepage. Retrieved from http://www.kansassuicideprevention.org/index.html
5. Midwest Parent Educators. (2017). Resources. Retrieved from http://midwesthomeschoolers.org/articles/

Lenexa is located in Johnson County, Kansas. It has a land area of 34.10 square miles and a water area of 0.33 square miles.  The population of Lenexa is 52,490 people with 20,006 households and a median annual income of $75,954. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Lenexa, KS

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Establishing weekly sessions with a professional therapist is considered affordable in Lenexa for the average family. While sustaining a commitment to therapy is usually not an issue, if mental health treatment feels like a burden please ask your counselor about accepted insurance plans or sliding scale fees