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Do you need support in understanding, accepting, or navigating your sexual orientation? It can be hard to embrace your identity if you are gay or lesbian, and even harder if you identify as bisexual, pansexual, queer, or otherwise. Sometimes the labels of sexual orientation get in the way of just understanding and listening to yourself.

If you aren’t sure of your sexual orientation or which genders you are attracted to, seeking therapy is a great step to take. Whether you are located in downtown Surprise, the suburbs of Surprise, other nearby places such as Avondale, Phoenix, or anywhere else in Arizona, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You Could Benefit from a Therapist for Sexual Orientation

If you’re not sure whether you should seek treatment for sexual orientation issues and identities, we can help. Here are some signs indicating you could use the help of a trained professional:

  • You aren’t sure which genders you are attracted to.
  • You have internal turmoil between what you experience and what you want.
  • You are struggling to accept your sexual orientation.
  • You have experienced, or are currently experiencing, trauma related to your sexual orientation.
  • You need mental or emotional support with regard to your sexual orientation.
  • You don’t feel good about yourself.
  • You want people to know your sexual orientation, but are not sure how to tell them.

As one anonymous contributor shared about therapy and sexual orientation, "Therapy helped me love my queer self for who I am. I learned that I didn’t need to label my sexuality to understand it."

Get Started with Sexual Orientation Therapy Today!

Therapy for sexual orientation can drastically improve your mental health, leading you to become a happier, more confident version of yourself. And Mental Health Match can help you get started by matching you with a quality therapist in your area. Just browse the experts below or use our free therapist matching tool.

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Ariah Washington
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Together we will walk along your journey of healing. I'd love to help support you as you learn techniques to better manage anxiety, depression or other emotional stressors. Allow me to be your teammate.


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Together we will walk along your journey of healing. I'd love to help support you as you learn techniques to better manage anxiety, depression or other emotional stressors. Allow me to be your teammate.

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I work from a developmental background, using cognitive approaches to help children and teens manage a variety of age-related issues. I also work with adults who experience challenges with anxiety, depression and an array of life stressors.

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  • Anxiety
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  • LGBTQ+
  • Multicultural Issues
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Joe Groninga
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We will work together to identify and understand your thoughts, feelings, and behavior (and how they all interact) as you move toward change and solve your problems in a nurturing and collaborative environment.


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We will work together to identify and understand your thoughts, feelings, and behavior (and how they all interact) as you move toward change and solve your problems in a nurturing and collaborative environment.

Something to know about my approach is:

I balance kindness and compassion with a focus on getting you to where you want to be through the use therapeutic techniques that are evidenced-based which means these methods have been consistently shown effective through research.

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  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Fears and Phobias
  • Gay Identity
  • LGBTQ+
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship problems
  • Substance use disorders
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Rob Nganga
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explore your path to wellness! I am accepting new clients (12+ years old). Please contact me today to schedule your free 15-minute consultation.


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explore your path to wellness! I am accepting new clients (12+ years old). Please contact me today to schedule your free 15-minute consultation.

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I practice mindfulness, cognitive-behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, and trauma-focused treatments to help clients build skills and gain knowledge necessary to improve their productivity and their relationships.

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  • Communication Issues
  • Cultural Diversity and Identities
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Domestic Violence
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  • Stress
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Dr. Dace Tapley
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We will utilize a variety of approaches intent on ensuring the client is the catalyst of the change process. Therapy should operate with a beginning, middle and end resulting in confidence within the client to resume a functional life.


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We will utilize a variety of approaches intent on ensuring the client is the catalyst of the change process. Therapy should operate with a beginning, middle and end resulting in confidence within the client to resume a functional life.

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Strength-based recovery focused holistic approach to treat the mind and body. We'll explore the variety of causes of mental/behavioral challenges and the mechanics of fixing it without medication

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  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Career Counseling
  • Christian Counseling
  • Depression
  • grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships
  • Sexual Health Issues
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Substance use disorders
  • Veterans / Military Families
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Victoria Baldwin
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We will create a collaborative space where you can feel safe to explore that which is keeping you from being the best you possible, and determine the steps in building a life worth living.


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We will create a collaborative space where you can feel safe to explore that which is keeping you from being the best you possible, and determine the steps in building a life worth living.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am very holistic. I believe in exploring the whole person (mind, body, spirit) in order to heal fully.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Disordered Eating
  • LGBTQ+
  • Mood Disorders
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Trauma
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Victoria Baldwin remote and phone therapy in Arizona