Stress, PTSD and Anxiety Therapists in St. Paul, MN.

Licensed professional counseling for anxiety, stress, phobias, and panic in St. Paul, Minnesota.


Rachel Larson, MA, LAMFT
Anxiety Counselor

Rachel Larson, MA, LAMFT

Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist

In 55014 - Nearby to St. Paul.

We offer counseling for people struggling with feelings of stress or anxiety. Sometimes this can look like irritability or a need to control. Other times we just have so much on our plate that we need help determining what to let go of or how to manage our time or emotions differently. By utilizing counseling, we will provide you with a space to talk about your concerns and offer tools to help manage anxiety and stress.

Shoreview Mental Health Center,
Anxiety Counselor

Shoreview Mental Health Center,

In 55127 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Anxiety has a tremendous impact on the people that struggle with it, as well as the people around them. It saps the energy from their life. Anxiety is fear. Anxiety focuses on the future. In therapy, we try to identify what the fear is and how best to work through it. There are a number of different treatment approaches including talk therapy, exposure therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Somatic Experiencing (SE).

Susan Garfield, MSSW, ACSW
Anxiety Counselor

Susan Garfield, MSSW, ACSW

LICSW

In 55305 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Are anxiety and stress causing you to have self-doubt and loss of confidence? Do you experience intrusive thoughts that affect your concentration? 18% of people experience anxiety. Fortunately anxiety is easily treatable. Together we will evaluate your symptoms and determine an individual treatment plan and strategies to alleviate your anxiety and restore your confidence.

Cathy Johnston, MA, LMFT, CST
Anxiety Counselor

Cathy Johnston, MA, LMFT, CST

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, AASECT Certified Sex Therapist

In 55408 - Nearby to St. Paul.

I'll help you learn how to manage anxiety and stress so they don't feel so overwhelming. Some people are genetically "wired" to be more anxious or vulnerable to stress and worry. Loss and difficult experiences also contribute to a heightened state of anxiety. Understanding the sources of your anxiety and stress, and connecting with thoughts and behaviors that enhance your internal sense of well-being will allow you to live with anxiety or stress rather than feeling over-run by them. I teach mindfulness and relaxation techniques as part of reducing anxiety and managing stress.

Timothy McCarthy, PhD, LP, LMFT
Anxiety Counselor

Timothy McCarthy, PhD, LP, LMFT

Licensed Psychologist and Licensed Marriage-Family Therapist

In 55437 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Everyone experiences anxiety in life. But when it becomes too much, it saps the very life out of us and causes our quality of life to suffer. This is where action needs to be taken and you must proactively find a therapist who can help you learn effective anxiety management techniques. People who suffer from anxiety often just take medication and fail to utilize proven anxiety reduction methods. The approach I use is to help clients learn how to calm the physiological reactions to anxiety while actively changing the negative thought patterns of worry and fearful thinking. Anxiety is an ingrained pattern of responding to stress which you can hange!

Monica Landolt White, PhD, LMFT
Anxiety Counselor

Monica Landolt White, PhD, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 55403 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Everyone feels anxiety and stress sometimes. But, when it starts to feel overwhelming, exhausting, unrelenting, and limiting, I can help. My approach is one of curiosity and compassion. I explore why anxiety and stress have become apart of you. What adaptive function did they originally serve for you? Are they present to protect you from fear of future failure or pain? Once we acknowledge and understand their original purpose, we work on finding new meaning for these defense mechanisms, and eventually let them go.

Minnesota Online Counseling
Anxiety Counselor

Minnesota Online Counseling

In 55110 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Anxiety and reaction to stress are the most common issues of the clients that we work with. Anxiety is often a habit of rehearsing bad events that will most likely not happen. The problem is that as we are "rehearsing" these possible events, our body is actually experiencing the event as if it is actually happening. This causes all sorts of physical and emotional responses, none of which are good for us or enjoyable. Our approach is to identify the habits that you have developed that cause you to feel anxious and find remedies for these habits. We offer online counseling, delivered to you wherever you are. You can self-register and self-schedule at mnonlinecounseling.com

Brad Bychinski, MA, LMFT
Anxiety Counselor

Brad Bychinski, MA, LMFT

LIFE Counseling LLC

In 55337 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Everyone feels anxiety at some point in their lives but when it starts to interfere with your life, counseling can help. Although anxiety can feel debilitating, it is treatable. People with anxiety don’t always share the same symptoms, they vary from person to person. Therapy will help you to reclaim your life and function in a chronically stressful world.

Paul Dousi, Phd, LMFT
Anxiety Counselor

Paul Dousi, Phd, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 55316 - Nearby to St. Paul.

I know a lot about anxiety. A great deal of what I know is because of what I have experienced personally. As a result of my personal experience I have a great deal of passion about helping others. I have also learned a great deal about what goes on in one's thinking, behavior and emotions as a result of anxiety. I know there is hope and I can teach this to you. I will teach you about the neurophysiological underpinnings of anxiety and how the brain can actually be "rewired" by distinct changes in how one approaches one's thinking, behavior in day-to-day situations. I give practical homework that will help you get relief and likely even from the first session.

Jessica VerBout, M.A., LMFT, CST
Anxiety Counselor

Jessica VerBout, M.A., LMFT, CST

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, Certified Sex Therapist

In 55305 - Nearby to St. Paul.

The impact of anxiety & stress on a person's life can often tumble into a form of numb debilitation! But staying stuck here does not have to be the answer of the rest of your life. I work with my clients to understand the reasons for the anxiety & stress and we work toward building healthy coping skills that can help to reduce, and manage, the overall impact of these symptoms.

Thomas King, MSW, M.Ed., LICSW
Anxiety Counselor

Thomas King, MSW, M.Ed., LICSW

Licensed Indedpendent Therapist and Coach

In 55112 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Stop and take a breath. Anxiety and stress can overwhelm you at times but there is a better way. I will help you learn how to quiet yourself, live more in the present, and find your balance again. You can learn specific ways to change your thoughts and behaviors that will reduce anxiety and allow you to respond better to stress. Anxiety makes it hard to ask for help but please reach out and call today.

Meridee Rilen, Psy.D., LP
Anxiety Counselor

Meridee Rilen, Psy.D., LP

Doctoral Level Clinical Psychologist

In 55410 - Nearby to St. Paul.

If you are experiencing stress and anxiety, then you know what a self-fueling cycle it can be - the endless worries, telling yourself you "just need to try harder," the frustration that comes when nothing you do seems to be make a dent in your stress level, leading to physical tension that causes you to feel like you can't get a deep breath or a good night's sleep. And then you worry and beat up on yourself even more. But please know that stress and anxiety respond really well to therapy! You and I will work together to figure out where to break into that cycle and how to do it quickly and most effectively. Often clients experience significant symptom reduction in 5 sessions or less.

Lisa Wilke, PsyD, LP
Anxiety Counselor

Lisa Wilke, PsyD, LP

Psychologist

In 55434 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Do you feel stressed-out, anxious, and on edge? Do you find it difficult to relax and enjoy the moment? Are you distracted by consistent worry? Do you catastrophize and imagine the worse case scenarios? What if you could feel clam, relaxed, and confident in your decisions? And did not worry about the future? It is possible to let go of worry and anxiety. You can experience less stress in your life. Let me help you find your peace.

JoAnna Smith, MA, LMFT
Anxiety Counselor

JoAnna Smith, MA, LMFT

Therapist/Transformative Coach

In 55122 - Nearby to St. Paul.

You feel flooded with anxiety. You feel like you cannot fully enjoy things due to overwhelming stress and worry. You tend to avoid and procrastinate, which only intensifies your overall stress level. You are tired of being told ‘stop worrying too much’. You have tried and you cannot make it stop. Perhaps you feel like those closest to you are frustrated with your anxiousness and this makes you feel even more alone.Wouldn’t it be nice if you could just switch off the anxiety like a light switch? I understand your worry is not a choice. I can help you manage anxiety so it no longer manages you.

Renee Segal, MA, LMFT
Anxiety Counselor

Renee Segal, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage, Family and Individual Therapist

In 55305 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Stress and anxiety are part of everyday life but when they get overwhelming and they affect daily functioning a therapist can help you manage it. Therapy for anxiety can be very helpful to indentify what thoughts are adding to your anxiety and to teach you how to think differently to calm yourself down. Counseling can help you to identify which life events planted the seeds of panic or anxiety in you.

Mary Hendrickson, Psy.D., LP
Anxiety Counselor

Mary Hendrickson, Psy.D., LP

Licensed Doctoral Level Clinical Psychologist

In 55305 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Anxiety can be paralyzing! Feeling stressed, irritable, overwhelmed, confused and in a panic can be very draining and disabling to your life. While we work together, we can come to learn about these feelings and situations that bring rise to the anxiety. I am a psychologist trained to treat anxiety and stress to assist you in new coping skills. Reaching out for professional help can begin the process so you do not have to feel so helpless and alone. Feel free to call to set up a time for therapy for yourself. Life does not have to always be stressful.

CenterLife Counseling
Anxiety Counselor

CenterLife Counseling

In 55109 - Nearby to St. Paul.

We all feel stressed from time to time, but when feeling anxious becomes a way of life, it can interfere with our ability to enjoy life. Do you commonly feel on edge, have racing thoughts that won't turn off, have difficulty sleeping, or just feel that you would like to feel more relaxed and at peace? These are signs of anxiety. When anxiety reaches certain levels it can interfere with your relationships, with your job, and can lead to dangerous physical ailments. See if the therapists at CenterLife Counseling can help you manage your anxiety. Visit our website at http://www.centerlifecounseling.com for more information or to contact us for scheduling.

Alexa Tennyson, MA, LMFT
Anxiety Counselor

Alexa Tennyson, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 55407 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Anxiety and stress are a part of everyday life for most people. However, anxiety and stress can become so powerful that they take over our lives and it feels as if anxiety and stress are in control. If it feels like anxiety and stress have taken over your life, we can work together to reduce their impact in your life. We will use cognitive behavioral strategies, mindfulness, relaxation techniques, and explore how you grew up to develop effective coping strategies. Together, we will help you take your life back from anxiety and stress.

Bruce Fischer, PhD, LP, LMFT
Anxiety Counselor

Bruce Fischer, PhD, LP, LMFT

Licensed Psychologist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 55408 - Nearby to St. Paul.

My approach to managing anxiety is twofold. I first evaluate your situation & understand the external factors that impact you. Next we design and implement a plan to address those factors. Skills like assertiveness, and limit setting may be used to deal with the external stressors. The second thing we do is increase your coping skills. We can use specific behavioral plans, changing self-talk, letting go, and using social supports to increase your resiliency. Stress reduction methods such as meditation, exercise, spiritual resources, and breathing exercises may be used. With time and some effort, you will find that your self-doubt and anxiety will be replaced will confidence & self-esteem.

Kori Hennessy, MA, LMFT
Anxiety Counselor

Kori Hennessy, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 55407 - Nearby to St. Paul.

Anxiety and stress can have an impact on all aspects of our lives. When they are at appropriate levels, they can be helpful, but when they are too present, problems arise. I help people who come to see me identify how much stress is too much, and provide tools they can use to manage more effectively. I use brain based science and mindfulness techniques to help reduce the negative impact anxiety and stress have on people's lives.


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St. Paul is located in Ramsey County, Minnesota. It has a land area of 51.97 square miles and a water area of 4.20 square miles.  The population of St. Paul is 300,851 people with 112,988 households and a median annual income of $48,757. .


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While counseling can certainly be an expense for individuals and families in St. Paul, 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 St. Paul may have flexibility or sliding scales. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local St. Paul public health department.