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Is shame negatively affecting your life? Many people feel shame for all sorts of reasons, but shame is often a weapon used in bullying behaviors to make others feel defenseless, embarrassed, or confused. If you are experiencing these symptoms of shame, then it's a good idea to seek professional assistance from a licensed therapist, who can help you make sense of those feelings and stop them at the source.

Wherever you are located in Arkansas from Bentonville to Springdale or even Little Rock, or anywhere else nearby, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Common Signs of Shame

If you’re wondering whether you’re experiencing shame, this section is for you. Shame can bring on a myriad of symptoms, including:

  • Feelings of vulnerability.
  • Feelings of rejection.
  • Feeling small in relation to others.
  • Worrying about failing.
  • Worrying about what others may think about you.

This is not an exhaustive list. Licensed therapist Aaron Mason wrote this article about shame, imperfections, and the difference between guilt and shame.

Don’t Wait: Get Shame Counseling Today!

It’s totally normal to feel shame in the short term, but when these feelings linger or grow over time, they can have detrimental effects on your self-esteem and mental health as a whole. Therapy can help tremendously by helping you discover the source of your shame and how to overcome it. And Mental Health Match can help you find a quality therapist to get started. Start by browsing below or using our free therapist matching tool.

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Dr. Karen Tringle, Psy.D, HSP
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identify the "stuck" places in your life, exploring what helped create this bottleneck and then create a better infrastructure that sets you up for success in the future. We'll use humor and creativity to find new solutions to old problems


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Together, we will:

identify the "stuck" places in your life, exploring what helped create this bottleneck and then create a better infrastructure that sets you up for success in the future. We'll use humor and creativity to find new solutions to old problems

Something to know about my approach is:

authentic, no-nonsense, and straightforward, with equal measures of compassion and humor, to focus on your presenting concerns. We'll highlight your current assets and strengths, while building new skills, tools, and resources to tackle any situation

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Life Satisfaction and Fulfillment
  • Life Transitions
  • Mindfulness
  • Narcissist recovery
  • Perfectionism
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Personal growth
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship issues
  • Repeating Patterns of Ineffective Behavior
  • Self-Compassion
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Shame
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma
  • Working Professionals
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Dr. Karen Tringle, Psy.D, HSP remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia
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Sara Martin
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Unlock a deeper sense of self so that you can develop the insight and skills needed to lead a calmer, more connected life. I'm passionate about helping people overcome the patterns & beliefs that hold them back from living the lives they deserve.


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Together, we will:

Unlock a deeper sense of self so that you can develop the insight and skills needed to lead a calmer, more connected life. I'm passionate about helping people overcome the patterns & beliefs that hold them back from living the lives they deserve.

Something to know about my approach is:

I'm here to offer a confidential and nonjudgmental space where we can work through things together, helping you not only feel better in your day-to-day life, but understand and heal the deeper roots of what you're experiencing.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Career Change
  • College Students
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Excessive Worrying
  • Finding Meaning or Purpose
  • Highly Sensitive People
  • Loneliness
  • Mid-life Crisis
  • Mood Swings
  • Perfectionism
  • Self-sabotage
  • Social Anxiety
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Rachel LaFleur
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We'll explore and change patterns, build your skills for living more intentionally and meaningfully, and develop your confidence for managing the discomfort that comes with growth.


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Together, we will:

We'll explore and change patterns, build your skills for living more intentionally and meaningfully, and develop your confidence for managing the discomfort that comes with growth.

Something to know about my approach is:

I take a very collaborative approach, which begins with a virtual consultation in which I share details about my approach and style, helping you to consider treatment options and fit.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Dating and Romance
  • Depression
  • Fears and Phobias
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Life Transitions
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Parenting Children with ADHD
  • Perfectionism
  • Relationship issues
  • Sadness
  • separation anxiety
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Test/Performance Anxiety
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Rachel LaFleur remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin
Picture of Lauren Necesario Smith, therapist in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin
Lauren Necesario Smith
Together, we will:

explore thoughts, behaviors, relationships, or situations that may be contributing to your concerns. We will pull from a number of techniques and interventions that will then allow you to hopefully find some relief from the stress.


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VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

explore thoughts, behaviors, relationships, or situations that may be contributing to your concerns. We will pull from a number of techniques and interventions that will then allow you to hopefully find some relief from the stress.

Something to know about my approach is:

Through gentle exploration and skill building, you will be guided to a place of understanding, acceptance, and compassion for where you are in your journey and how you got here. I like to use CBT, DBT, ACT, and mindfulness-based interventions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Adjustment issues
  • Adult ADHD
  • Aging and Getting Older
  • Anxiety
  • Boundaries
  • Chronic Pain
  • Confidence and Self-worth
  • Cultural Adjustment
  • Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • grief
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • High-Functioning Depression
  • Life Adjustment
  • Life Transitions
  • Low Self-Esteem
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mental health issues and disorders
  • Painful thoughts
  • Psychosomatic Issues
  • Testing
  • Test/Performance Anxiety
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Lauren Necesario Smith remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin
Picture of Cherie Young, therapist in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin
Cherie Young
Together, we will:

learn how to make space to be fully present to the human experience, realize your inherent wisdom, and reconnect with your own worthiness.


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Together, we will:

learn how to make space to be fully present to the human experience, realize your inherent wisdom, and reconnect with your own worthiness.

Something to know about my approach is:

Our focus is to understand the nature of thoughts and how the mind contributes to emotional pain. Doing so provides an opportunity to relinquish unhealthy patterns of behavior and effectively manage current stressors with a more flexible mindset.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Grief counseling
  • Life Transitions
  • Relationship issues
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Women's Issues
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Cherie Young remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin