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Find Veterans / Military Therapists & Counselors in Tempe, AZ.

 

Military life comes with unique struggles that can have lasting effects on veterans and their families. The stress of service, war-related trauma, and adjustment coming back to civilian life can all take their toll. Members of the military and their loved ones may develop mental health concerns like PTSD, depression, and anxiety, making life more difficult than it could be.

This is where therapy can help. Whether you are located in downtown Tempe, the suburbs of Tempe, other nearby places such as Scottsdale, Gilbert, or anywhere else in Arizona, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Common Issues Military Veterans and Families Face

Here are some of the most prevalent issues facing veterans and military families:

  • Veterans: Combat injuries, addictions to narcotics, alcoholism, difficulties getting reacclimated to the civilian world, mental issues like anxiety and PTSD.
  • Military families: worry and sadness during deployment, concern for the well-being of the military member, financial struggles, a fear of being uprooted, lack of control, mental conditions like depression and anxiety, vicarious trauma.

It’s normal to have difficulty during military service or after exiting the military, and that’s why veteran and military family counseling exists. If you or your family are struggling, we recommend you explore your therapy options.

Seek Veteran/Military Family Counseling Now!

A licensed counselor will work with you and your family to explore and resolve the mental and emotional issues holding you back from enjoying life to its fullest. And Mental Health Match can help you find an experienced therapist in your area. Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Lisa Schmidt
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Do you feel overwhelmed, irritable, uncomfortable & consumed with worry and fear? Are you struggling to remember things, stay focused and effectively engage with tasks at hand? Stress & anxiety take a toll; I will help you find mental ease & clarity.


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Do you feel overwhelmed, irritable, uncomfortable & consumed with worry and fear? Are you struggling to remember things, stay focused and effectively engage with tasks at hand? Stress & anxiety take a toll; I will help you find mental ease & clarity.

Something to know about my approach is:

I have a dual Masters degree in clinical health psychology and nutrition and believe in an integrated approach to mental health and wellness. One can not heal the mind while neglecting the body and its nourishment, & I will help you find solutions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Avoidant/Restrictive Food Intake Disorder (ARFID)
  • Binge Eating
  • Depression
  • Disordered Eating
  • EMDR
  • Food and Eating Concerns
  • grief
  • Health at every size
  • LGBTQ+
  • Mindfulness
  • Overeating
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Stress Eating
  • Trauma
  • Weight Loss
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Lisa Schmidt remote and phone therapy in Arizona
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Shelly Thome
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Together we will set priorities for your well-being and tackle feelings that may overwhelm you. We will also work to quiet negative feelings and unhelpful self-talk. We will look to your strengths to help you focus on your success and goals ahead.


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Together, we will:

Together we will set priorities for your well-being and tackle feelings that may overwhelm you. We will also work to quiet negative feelings and unhelpful self-talk. We will look to your strengths to help you focus on your success and goals ahead.

Something to know about my approach is:

With video therapy services available, your journey to a happier you is a click away, from the comfort of your own home. My approach is supportive but encourages you to challenge yourself in order to take the next steps toward your wellness goals.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • School issues
  • self-doubt
  • Self-Worth
  • Stress
  • Trauma
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Shelly Thome remote and phone therapy in Arizona
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Kathleen Hearne
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understand how your past experiences affect your present self; how to change unhelpful behaviors/thoughts into helpful ones; how to live an active and purposeful life.


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Together, we will:

understand how your past experiences affect your present self; how to change unhelpful behaviors/thoughts into helpful ones; how to live an active and purposeful life.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am a believer in the therapeutic process being an individual process with you leading the way as well as a relational process in which I am by your side to support you.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attachment Issues
  • Depression
  • Mental Health and Drug Use
  • Stress
  • Trauma Related Disorders
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Christin Emberlin
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Address the issues you bring to the room. Whatever the concern, we'll begin to identify patterns that are keeping you stuck, and identify a way to move forward. I believe that everyone has the ability to heal if only given the opportunity.


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Together, we will:

Address the issues you bring to the room. Whatever the concern, we'll begin to identify patterns that are keeping you stuck, and identify a way to move forward. I believe that everyone has the ability to heal if only given the opportunity.

Something to know about my approach is:

Somatic Experiencing (SE) shapes the way I practice therapy. SE is a body-oriented approach that supports healing from trauma and other stressors. I'm trained in trauma healing modalities, attachment issues, codependency, and addiction.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Adjusting
  • Codependency
  • Life Transitions
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship issues
  • Trauma
  • Veterans / Military Families
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Christin Emberlin remote and phone therapy in Arizona
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Aurelio Duarte-Encinas
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Make changes in thinking, daily routines and make use of tools based on nervous providing cognitive, mindfulness and somatic interventions helping clients improve their overall well-being.


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Together, we will:

Make changes in thinking, daily routines and make use of tools based on nervous providing cognitive, mindfulness and somatic interventions helping clients improve their overall well-being.

Something to know about my approach is:

Like you, the last thing I want to do is spend an hour on a snoozefest yak session. I strive for you to find your experience as enjoyable as it is valuable. I provide a relaxed, accepting, non-judgemental and supportive platform to be heard.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjusting
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Career Transitions
  • Cultural Adjustment
  • Depression
  • Fear of Failure
  • Financial Anxiety
  • Functional Anxiety
  • grief
  • Health Anxiety
  • Life Transitions
  • multicultural identity
  • New Job Transition
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Social Anxiety
  • Social Justice
  • Stress Management
  • Test/Performance Anxiety
  • Trauma Sensitive
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Aurelio Duarte-Encinas remote and phone therapy in Arizona