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If you’re a first responder (such as police, EMT, firefighter, etc.), you regularly work in a high-stress environment to perform life-saving work. This puts you at a higher risk of developing mental and emotional issues, including depression and PTSD, necessitating professional therapy.

Therapists are a critical resource for first responders. Whether you are located in downtown Birmingham, the suburbs of Birmingham, other nearby places such as Huntsville, Madison, or anywhere else in Alabama, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Do You Need First Responder Counseling?

First responders often experience traumatic events that can leave a lasting effect on their mental health. Here are some signs that you could use counseling:

  • Recurring memories of a traumatic event, such as a shooting, arrest, fire, or critical incident.
  • Feeling anxious or stressed on a chronic basis.
  • Feeling sad on an ongoing basis without hope.
  • Loss of interest in things that you used to love.
  • Being easily agitated or emotionally reactive.
  • Feeling burned out or apathetic about your job.

If any of the above signs ring true to you, consider getting some help in the form of first responder counseling. For more help to figure out if counseling is right for you, read this article from licensed therapist Dana Carretta-Stein about signs of trauma common to first responders.

Get First Responder Therapy Today!

Mental Health Match can help you find a professional therapist who can help you cope with the demands of your job so you can feel great and continue to do your best work. On our platform, finding a licensed therapist is easier than you may think. Get started today by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Olivia Fadul
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Together we will uncover the hidden truths in your story and learn to find the strength and resilience that’s already in you!


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Together, we will:

Together we will uncover the hidden truths in your story and learn to find the strength and resilience that’s already in you!

Something to know about my approach is:

I am a Narrative systems based Licensed Professional Counselor. I believe all of us have a story with many highs and lows, our task is not to fix what’s broken, but to understand our stories through the lens of truth. To walk in freedom and strength.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Burn Out
  • Career Counseling
  • College Students
  • Compassion Fatigue
  • Confidence and Self-worth
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • Faith and Spirituality
  • grief
  • Intergenerational trauma
  • Life Transitions
  • Living with a disability
  • Microaggressions
  • Millenials
  • Mood Regulation
  • Racial or Ethnic Identity
  • Women's Issues
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Olivia Fadul remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Illinois, New Mexico
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Griena Davis
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Cultivate a helping relationship to define and achieve a healthy lifestyle. and rearrange the pieces of the wellness lifestyle puzzle: Physical, Spiritual, Social, Mental, Emotional, Intellectual, Financial, and Occupational.


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Together, we will:

Cultivate a helping relationship to define and achieve a healthy lifestyle. and rearrange the pieces of the wellness lifestyle puzzle: Physical, Spiritual, Social, Mental, Emotional, Intellectual, Financial, and Occupational.

Something to know about my approach is:

I provide innovative, responsive, and quality mental health services addressing the obstacles that negatively impact an individual's quality of life such as: Stress and Anxiety; Depression; Relationship Issues; Self-Esteem; and Adjustment Issues.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • First Responders
  • Stress
  • Women Veterans
  • Work-Life Balance
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Tara Greer
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We will build on strengths, foster and strengthen resilience, and master adaptive coping mechanisms!


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Together, we will:

We will build on strengths, foster and strengthen resilience, and master adaptive coping mechanisms!

Something to know about my approach is:

It is warm, empathic, goal-oriented and kind. I start each session knowing that we all have a different starting place and a different destination and timeframe for getting there.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Critical Incidents
  • Depression
  • grief
  • Mood Disorders
  • Non-Suicidal Self-Injury (NNSI)
  • Personality Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma
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Tara Greer remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Texas