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Autism, also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a group of neurodevelopmental disorders that impact your ability to interact socially and communicate effectively. While some think of autism as a disease that can’t be improved, focused therapy can significantly improve the condition.

No matter how severe symptoms are among the Autism spectrum, an experienced therapist can help you better understand yourself, your needs, and what you can do to improve your quality of life. Wherever you are located in Connecticut from Bridgeport to West Haven or even New Britain, or anywhere else nearby, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Symptoms of Autism

There are several symptoms of autism that you should know about, and they include:

  • Having trouble communicating how you feel.
  • Being perceived by others as offensive.
  • Shying away from social interactions.
  • Being unable to make friends.
  • Trouble making eye contact.

Aspergers symptoms include:

  • A strong interest in art or intellectual things
  • Delayed development
  • Lack of proper social skills.

If you believe that you fit the description of Autism, it’s wise to connect with a therapist for a formal diagnosis and treatment. Looking for autism information for your child? Read this article to learn about the merits of art therapy for Autism.

Get Treatment for Autism or Aspergers Today!

Mental Health Match can help you find a professional therapist who can improve your symptoms and help you function at a higher level. Finding a licensed therapist on our platform is as easy as browsing the experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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✔ Identify the real force that is holding you back ✔ Elicit new perspectives on the problems that you are stuck on ✔Release whatever has been weighing on you to feel some much-needed relief ✔ Cultivate a stronger connection with self and other.

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I adapt the therapy to you rather than expecting you to adapt to the therapy. My therapy style is collaborative. I see myself as a fellow traveler walking alongside you, assisting you in discovering and developing your inner expertise and strengths.

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  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Depression
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Grief
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Trauma
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We will explore and make sense of larger systems impacting your lived experience and how anxiety, trauma, and depression may be a result of or worsened by these oppressive systems. I can help you explore and understand what feels authentic for you.


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We will explore and make sense of larger systems impacting your lived experience and how anxiety, trauma, and depression may be a result of or worsened by these oppressive systems. I can help you explore and understand what feels authentic for you.

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My therapy approach is rooted in social justice, intersectional feminism, sex positivity, anti-racism, fat liberation, disability justice, and dismantling diet-culture. I draw from DBT, ACT, Compassion-Focused therapy and feminist therapy.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Autism in Adults
  • Body Acceptance
  • Faith/Religious Deconstruction
  • Fat Liberation
  • LGBTQ+
  • Queer
  • Religious Trauma
  • Transgender
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Together, we will:

Develop the skills to stay grounded, ease the burdens of past pain, and create new ways of asserting boundaries and voicing relational needs. We will honor the hard times and celebrate the successes of building and living a life you love.

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We will develop new ways of coping with anxiety and heal past wounds to mend undesired patterns in your behavior and relationships. Acceptance and Commitment Therapy is an evidence-based treatment that encourages us to move towards the life we want.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Childhood Issues
  • Codependency
  • Complex Trauma
  • Interpersonal Difficulties
  • Neurodivergence
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships
  • Trauma
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Christine Henry
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We explore how being neurodivergent shows up in relationships, work, and daily life. Discover your needs and learn how to communicate them to others. We process the anger and grief of being misunderstood your whole life and how to move forward.


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Together, we will:

We explore how being neurodivergent shows up in relationships, work, and daily life. Discover your needs and learn how to communicate them to others. We process the anger and grief of being misunderstood your whole life and how to move forward.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am actively engaged in sessions, prioritizing topics important to you. I provide practical tips and insights for understanding your unique brain and nervous system. I foster comfort by truly listening and affirming your experiences.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Attention Problems
  • Autism-Related Challenges
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Complex Trauma
  • Grief
  • Religious Trauma
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Christine Henry 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, No...
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Dr. Burris's mission is to meet the psychological needs of the community through assessment, consultation, and psychotherapy services. Special populations include military, aviation, medical patients, law enforcement, and LBGTQ+


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Dr. Burris's mission is to meet the psychological needs of the community through assessment, consultation, and psychotherapy services. Special populations include military, aviation, medical patients, law enforcement, and LBGTQ+

Something to know about my approach is:

Dr. Burris is a clinical and aeromedical psychologist specializing in the assessment and treatment of mental health issues related to trauma, medical conditions, LGBTQ+ status, grief/loss, and life stressors.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • LGBTQ+
  • Military Service
  • Psychological/Neurocognitive Evaluations
  • Trauma
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Emily Burris 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, North...