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In this day and age, it can be difficult for youth and teens to navigate school obligations, social interactions, family issues, and more. Some children even suffer from undiagnosed mental illnesses that make everyday life a challenge. Without adequate support, youth and teens may struggle immensely with their mental and emotional health and live miserable lives.

That’s where teen and youth counseling/therapy can help. 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.

Signs Your Child Can Use Youth/Teen Therapy

It can be challenging to determine whether you should seek professional help for your child. Youth and teens may need counseling for the following reasons:

  • They isolate themselves from their friends.
  • Their school grades are slipping.
  • They make reckless decisions.
  • They often seem sad or worried.

If a child exhibits any of the above signs, consider speaking with a therapist about teen or youth counseling. If you are curious to learn more about how you can help your child, read licensed therapist Stephanie Olarte’s tips about teen/youth therapy and how parents can get involved.

Your Child Deserves to Feel Better: Explore Youth/Teen Counseling Today!

Youth and teen counseling enables a therapist to identify your child's issues and create a customized plan to address them so your child can flourish and be happy. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified youth therapist is easy! Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Cherie Young
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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
  • 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
Picture of Leah Clionsky, therapist in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, 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
Leah Clionsky
Together, we will:

Improve your ability to understand and work with your emotions, cope with difficult changes, improve your relationships, and accept yourself and your unique needs. I am neurodiversity and LGBTQIA+ affirming.


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Together, we will:

Improve your ability to understand and work with your emotions, cope with difficult changes, improve your relationships, and accept yourself and your unique needs. I am neurodiversity and LGBTQIA+ affirming.

Something to know about my approach is:

My goal is to make a plan with you that will be effective in addressing your concerns. We will work collaboratively using evidence-based treatment approaches so that you can grow and thrive.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Depression
  • Emotional regulation
  • Families with Autism-related challenges
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • High functioning autism
  • Life Adjustment
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Parenting
  • Parenting Children with ADHD
  • Parenting Skills
  • Teenagers
  • Teen issues
  • Young Women
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Leah Clionsky remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, 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 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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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
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
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Katrina Adams
Together, we will:

At your own pace - work toward finding acceptance, motivation, hope, integration, enjoyment, and peace in your life.


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Picture of Katrina Adams, therapist in Arkansas
VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

At your own pace - work toward finding acceptance, motivation, hope, integration, enjoyment, and peace in your life.

Something to know about my approach is:

I help adults recognize the impact of their hurtful childhood/adolescent experiences. When you unpack those heavy burdens and learn how to cope with them, you then have the opportunity to achieve and maintain a satisfied, meaningful life.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adverse Childhood Experiences
  • anticipatory grief
  • Complex Trauma
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Grief counseling
  • Loss
  • Pregnancy and Infant Loss
  • situational grief
  • Suicide loss
  • Trauma
  • Trauma Sensitive
  • Traumatic loss
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Katrina Adams remote and phone therapy in Arkansas
Picture of Teresa Stire, therapist in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, 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
Teresa Stire
Together, we will:

Through the process of therapy, we will work together to help you increase awareness of your own emotions and help you learn safe and effective ways to express your thoughts., navigate transitions and become the best version of yourself.


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Picture of Teresa Stire, therapist in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, 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
VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

Through the process of therapy, we will work together to help you increase awareness of your own emotions and help you learn safe and effective ways to express your thoughts., navigate transitions and become the best version of yourself.

Something to know about my approach is:

I realize that starting therapy can be a vulnerable and sometimes intimidating experience, which is why I work to create a safe space where you and I can work collaboratively to explore your concerns and help get you "unstuck".

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment issues
  • Aging and Getting Older
  • Anger Management
  • Betting and Gambling
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Birth trauma
  • College Students
  • Depression
  • Empowering women
  • grief
  • Health Anxiety
  • High anxiety
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Distress
  • Religious Identity
  • Sexual Health Issues
  • Sexuality
  • Test/Performance Anxiety
  • Women's Identity/Image
  • Young Women
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Teresa Stire remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, 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