Depression Counseling in Portland, ME.

Leading therapy for major depression, bipolar, postpartum depression, SAD and mood disorders in Portland, Maine.


Depression Counselor

Basil Steele, LMHC, LCPC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

3948A Kaimuki Avenue, Portland, Maine

My approach is very much influenced by the Jungian notion that there is something essential about ourselves that we discover through the experience of depression which he defined as "being forced downwards." In addition to offering a safe compassionate space in which to explore what this "darkness" has to offer, I also emphasize, consistent with Acceptance and Commitment Therapy protocols, the ultimate healing power of making a commitment to a valued action.

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You Have Found The Best Therapists for Depression and Mood Issues in Portland, ME.

Are you ready to experience new freedom? Thank you for visiting our Maine search of licensed therapists in Portland who specialize in helping people overcome sadness, treat major depression and mood disorders such as bipolar, postpartum depression, and seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Feeling down, lonely, and depressed can affect us at any station in life. Sometimes the cause may be physiological (such as hormonal or due to medication), it may be emotional, environmental, psychological or any combination of the above. Counseling for recovery and restoration from depression by a top rated therapist in Portland will help you climb back up and start living your dreams again.

Portland is located in Cumberland County, Maine. It has a land area of 21.54 square miles and a water area of 47.89 square miles.  The population of Portland is 66,881 people with 30,119 households and a median annual income of $46,280. .


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Some budgeting needed

While counseling can certainly be an expense for individuals and families in Portland, with proper budgeting, it is entirely do-able and the risk/reward is worth it. For some families, it may be difficult to sustain a commitment to therapy without proper insurance coverage. If this is you, ask your therapist about low cost options as practitoners in and around Portland may have flexibility or sliding scales