Counseling in Bremerton, WA. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in Bremerton, Washington will help you make the changes you want.


Laura Wallace, PhD, LMFT

Laura Wallace, PhD, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 98023 - Nearby to Bremerton.

Laura provides therapy to children, adolescents, couples, and families using a strengths-based, family systems approach. She has specialized training in trauma-related issues as well as Gestalt approaches to therapy.

Heath Foster, MA, MS, LMFT

Heath Foster, MA, MS, LMFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

In 98122 - Nearby to Bremerton.

I'm so glad you found me! I'm a Seattle psychotherapist and I work with clients to reduce the suffering in their lives, connect better with others, and cultivate passion and purpose. I create a supportive, accepting environment where you can regain hope and get unstuck.

Connie Curlett, MA, LMHC

Connie Curlett, MA, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

In 98112 - Nearby to Bremerton.

I help people find healing, empowerment and harmony in their life and relationships. If you are feeling overwhelmed, anxious, sad or stuck, unsure of what to do or where to turn, I can help you move away from what you don’t want and move toward the life you do want.

Shelley Bartels, MA, LMHC

Shelley Bartels, MA, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

In 98020 - Nearby to Bremerton.

I offer therapy to those feeling stuck, overwhelmed or unhappy. I emphasize safety, attunement and relationship and believe we are all capable of transforming old patterns and self beliefs, increasing our clarity and transforming how we live.

Linda James, M.Ed.,MS

Linda James, M.Ed.,MS

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 98115 - Nearby to Bremerton.

I am a Marriage and Family Therapist. I work with individuals and couples who feel there is a void in their life. Being in a relationship where you feel lonely or depressed can be draining and defeating. Many people try to fill this void without success. Let me help.

Sean Jackson, MA, LMHC

Sean Jackson, MA, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

In 98109 - Nearby to Bremerton.

I work daily with people from a variety of backgrounds who are making the choice to invest in themselves and their relationships. It would be an honor to help you find a new path in the life of your family, marriage, or relationship. I look forward to meeting with you!

Paul Duke, MA, LMHC, S-PSB

Paul Duke, MA, LMHC, S-PSB

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

In 98402 - Nearby to Bremerton.

My practice works with individuals, couples, and families. Through years of experience, I’m confident that no problem is too great to overcome. I will help you address the issues you face, learn coping strategies and build deeper and stronger connections in your life.

Cascade, Psychiatric Hospital

Cascade, Psychiatric Hospital

Cascade Behavioral Health Hospital

In 98168 - Nearby to Bremerton.

Cascade Behavioral Health Hospital is a comprehensive treatment center that offers top notch inpatient, outpatient, and addiction services for men and women of all ages in and around the Tukwila, Washington area.

Shellie Gravitt, MA, LMFT

Shellie Gravitt, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 98103 - Nearby to Bremerton.

I believe that you are the expert on your own life and that everyone is capable of making desired changes. Participating in therapy, with a skilled clinician, will allow you to clarify your values and goals so that you can live the life you've always wanted.

Michelle Barenchi, MA, LMFT

Michelle Barenchi, MA, LMFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

In 98103 - Nearby to Bremerton.

You have the capacity to make lasting changes in your life and relationships; however, challenging and difficult situations can often get in the way of being your best self. Together we can open the door to new possibilities and hope.

Wendy Smith, MA, LMHC

Wendy Smith, MA, LMHC

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

In 98119 - Nearby to Bremerton.

I believe that people contain the seeds of their own authenticity and development, and that it is the therapist's job to help the client remove what blocks his or her natural growth.

Gary Mayne, MA, LMHCA

Gary Mayne, MA, LMHCA

Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate

In 98405 - Nearby to Bremerton.

*Evening appointments available*. Having a quality relationship with my clients is the most important part of my work. I strive to provide a warm, safe, private and respectful approach to therapy that is based on your goals and progress together, let's go!

Darchelle Worley, MA, LMHCA

Darchelle Worley, MA, LMHCA

Psychotherapist

In 98103 - Nearby to Bremerton.

I provide confidential, compassionate psychotherapy for individuals seeking lasting change. Be it gaining clarity, addressing a self-defeating pattern, improving your relationship with yourself and others, or finding meaning in your life, I am here to help.



Related Sites:
City of Bremerton
Washington State Department of Health Mental Health Professions

Therapy Bremerton, WA

Counseling Naval Station Bremerton, Oyster Bay, Navy Yard City, Kistap Lake, Port Orchard, Tracyton, Sheridan

Bremerton, Washington is a growing city with several attractions and events geared toward family entertainment and fun. This town has concentrated their revitalization efforts on waterfront boardwalks and tourist sites, such as opening the destroyer USS Turner Joy to public tours, making the city more family-friendly in the process. The attraction of commuters from Seattle who appreciate the town's schools, parks, and cultural programs, has been one of the main causes for the city's growth and development into the family-focused place it is today. In response to their increasing population, the city developed a wonderful complex at Bremerton High School, complete with a modern performing arts center that serves as the home of the Bremerton Symphony. At either attraction your children, teenagers, and adult family members are able to enjoy creativity at its finest. Specifically great for families with children, the Evergreen Children's Theater is located on 4th Street and is sure to grab the attention of children of all ages.1

Mental Health in Bremerton

Home to the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and the Bremerton Annex of the Naval Base Kitsap, Bremerton's population is comprised of thousands of active duty and retired members of the U.S. Navy.2 Members of the armed forces have unique mental health needs stemming from their service in the military. To ease the transition back to civilian life, Kitsap Community Resources offers assistance programs to veterans of the armed forces. Monetary assistance with rent and utilities is available to ease the stress that results from financial difficulties. Transportation services are offered for individuals who do not have a vehicle of their own or can no longer drive. All programs are paid for by Veterans Assistance Funds. Call 360-377-6739 to find out more about these services.3

Current Education

Parents who choose to have their child educated in the home can enroll in the Bremerton School District's HomeLink program. The purpose of the program is to pair parents with a certified teacher who guides and directs the home-based curriculum. Textbooks and learning materials are provided, and students who participate in the program are eligible to attend school activities and functions. Teachers monitor student progress and are available to lend assistance to parents should they need it. For information about this program, call 360-473-4280 4

The Bremerton Public Schools also offers a comprehensive special education program for children up to the age of 21 who have a disability. The special education program follows an inclusion model, which places special needs children in mainstream classes whenever possible. Students with physical needs can take part in physical and occupational therapy services. Speech language pathologists are also on staff to assist with the development of better communication skills. A transitional work experience program at the high school gives older students some job skills that can help them procure employment after graduation. Call the Special Education Department at 360-473-1011 for more information.5


References

1. City Data. (2017). Bremerton, WA. Retrieved from http://www.city-data.com/city/Bremerton-Washington.html.
2. United States Census Bureau. (2017). State and County Quickfacts - Bremerton, Washington. Retrieved from http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/53/5307695.html.
3. Kitsap Community Resources. (2017). Veterans Assistance. Retrieved from http://www.kcr.org/veterans.htm.
4. Bremerton Public Schools. (2017). HomeLink Program. Retrieved from http://www.bremertonschools.org/homelink.
5. Bremerton Public Schools. (2017). Special Education. Retrieved from http://www.bremertonschools.org/domain/76.

Bremerton is located in Kitsap County, Washington. It has a land area of 28.39 square miles and a water area of 3.70 square miles.  The population of Bremerton is 39,520 people with 15,582 households and a median annual income of $45,658. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Bremerton, WA

Some budgeting needed

While counseling can certainly be an expense for individuals and families in Bremerton, 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 Bremerton 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 Bremerton public health department.