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Chronic illnesses not only affect your physical health, but they can also be harmful for your mental health. Many sufferers of chronic illnesses, like Diabetes, Lupus, chronic pain, or Crohn’s Disease end up with mental disorders ranging from anxiety to depression, which can make life harder.

Luckily, Mental Health Match can match you with a chronic illness therapist who can help you manage the stress, fear, and angst surrounding your diagnosis. Whether you are located in downtown Calexico, the suburbs of Calexico, other nearby places such as El Centro, Indio, or anywhere else in California, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You May Need Chronic Illness Counseling

If you’re not sure whether you need chronic illness counseling, we can help. Here are some signs that indicate that you should consider therapy:

  • You feel stressed out about the diagnosis and your future.
  • You have feelings of anxiety and sadness.
  • You have trouble concentrating throughout the day.
  • You are withdrawn or apathetic about relationships that used to matter
  • You don’t sleep well.

Read this article for tips about living with a chronic illness from a licensed therapist.

Feel Better with Chronic Illness Counseling

Now is the best time to seek treatment for a chronic illness or diagnosis. Mental Health Match can help you get started by connecting you with the most suitable therapist for your needs. Browse below or use our free therapist matching tool.

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Larissa Hul-Galasek
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Be curious about where you are at, what brought you here, what needs to change and how to implement that change. I make therapy accessible and start with where you are right now.


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Together, we will:

Be curious about where you are at, what brought you here, what needs to change and how to implement that change. I make therapy accessible and start with where you are right now.

Something to know about my approach is:

People who work with me are looking for something more than traditional talk therapy because I incorporate creative ways of exploring and deepening understanding including body awareness, movement, art making, music, and writing into sessions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Bisexuality
  • Chronic Health Issues
  • Climate change stress
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • COVID related issues
  • Depression
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life changes
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Dr. Katheryn Conde
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Dr. Conde likes to work together with her patients to help them achieve their goals.


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Dr. Conde likes to work together with her patients to help them achieve their goals.

Something to know about my approach is:

As a bicultural and bilingual psychologist, Dr. Conde can help you navigate intersecting identities, such as as how culture, faith, and relationships interact.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Hispanic and Latino Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Women's Issues
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Dr. Katheryn  Conde remote and phone therapy in California
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Rebecca Stein
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We will work towards your goal for treatment, uncover what may be getting in the way of living the life you want, and help you start moving towards this new direction. We will build internal awareness of defeating mechanisms, anxiety, and feelings.


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Together, we will:

We will work towards your goal for treatment, uncover what may be getting in the way of living the life you want, and help you start moving towards this new direction. We will build internal awareness of defeating mechanisms, anxiety, and feelings.

Something to know about my approach is:

I provide a secure space for the client to feel seen and heard, while allowing us to work together towards what the client desires and wants for (him)self. I foster the client’s will to assert his own needs. I help the client build self-compassion.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Binge Eating
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Depression
  • Disenfranchised Grief
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Medical Trauma
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Disorders
  • Parental Burnout
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Distress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Work-Life Balance
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Rebecca  Stein remote and phone therapy in California
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Cait Glenn
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Reduce your worry and stress and have you feeling less overwhelmed, calm and clear. Anxiety and stress can stop you from being able to move forward and can keep you feeling stuck. I can help rid you of these feelings and have you reclaim your life.


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Together, we will:

Reduce your worry and stress and have you feeling less overwhelmed, calm and clear. Anxiety and stress can stop you from being able to move forward and can keep you feeling stuck. I can help rid you of these feelings and have you reclaim your life.

Something to know about my approach is:

My belief is that anyone can benefit from therapy and that we all have our own unique beliefs and worries that can impact our lives. I have an integrative approach and look at therapy as a way to identify what works best for you and what doesn’t.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Cancer Diagnosis
  • Career Transitions
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Creatives
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • grief
  • Health Anxiety
  • Illness Anxiety Disorder
  • Life Transitions
  • Medical Trauma
  • Millenials
  • Millennial Issues
  • Relationship Distress
  • Relationship issues
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Cait Glenn remote and phone therapy in California, Nevada
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Elizabeth Cowell
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Explore your trauma story and get you to a place where it no longer affects your everyday life, help you and your partner communicate more effectively and efficently, and help your family live more peacefully.


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Together, we will:

Explore your trauma story and get you to a place where it no longer affects your everyday life, help you and your partner communicate more effectively and efficently, and help your family live more peacefully.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach to therapy is influenced by Aaron Beck who founded Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT). Many people struggle with misconceptions about themselves. These misconceptions are created by the environment. I also use EMDR.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Caregiver Stress
  • Christian Counseling
  • Depression
  • Dermatillomania / Skin Picking / Excoriation
  • Disordered Eating
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family trauma
  • Grief counseling
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Intergenerational trauma
  • Intuitive Eating
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Religious Trauma
  • Secondary Trauma
  • Sexual Trauma
  • Trichotillomania / Hair Pulling
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Elizabeth Cowell remote and phone therapy in California