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Childhood trauma can cause you mental trouble long after it occurred. It may affect your relationships, self-image, mental health, and even your physical wellbeing.

Mental Health Match connects you with top-notch therapists who can help you manage the feelings, behaviors, and triggers associated with traumatic childhood events. 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.

Childhood Trauma Symptoms

Childhood trauma stems from childhood abuse, neglect, accidents, and more. It can affect adolescents, teens, and adults, causing them to experience a wide range of symptoms, some of which include:

  • Chronic sadness or depression
  • Worry
  • Anger and irritability
  • Panic attacks
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Mood swings
  • Poor concentration

If you’re experiencing any of these symptoms, therapy can help to improve the quality of your life. You can learn more about childhood trauma and how it affects you in this article from therapist Lacy Shawn.

Overcome Your Childhood Trauma with Therapy

There’s no better time to seek treatment for childhood trauma than now - therapy can help you heal and let go of the trauma. Mental Health Match can help get you started by connecting you with a licensed therapist fast. Get childhood trauma therapy and counseling online or in-person. Browse below, or use our therapist matching survey to get personalized results.

Connecticut Childhood Trauma Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

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Kristal Lewis
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As multifaceted individuals we often carry a little weight in every one of our realms. Together we can explore family conflict, life transitions, career stress, relational/personal redevelopment along with other stressors that you may experience.


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As multifaceted individuals we often carry a little weight in every one of our realms. Together we can explore family conflict, life transitions, career stress, relational/personal redevelopment along with other stressors that you may experience.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach to therapy is to co-create an open and safe environment, using empathetic and strength-based communication and learning techniques. I am open minded and direct to ensure that your thoughts are stimulated in a way that encourages growth.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Betrayal Trauma
  • Confidence
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Family Trauma
  • Intergenerational Trauma
  • Relationship Trauma
  • Spirituality
  • Spiritually Transformative Experiences
  • Spiritual Trauma
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Figure out what is causing your current difficulties, craft a plan for you to get better, and get you there. Change is possible, with the right guide.


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Figure out what is causing your current difficulties, craft a plan for you to get better, and get you there. Change is possible, with the right guide.

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I run an adherent DBT program with all modes of DBT. We also do CBT, EMDR for Trauma and we are LGBTQIA+ affirming.

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  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Gender Identity
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • High-Functioning Anxiety
  • LGBTQ+
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Self-Harm
  • Social Anxiety
  • Social Isolation
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma
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Rachael Haimindra
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Together, we can work on setting appropriate goals, attainable at your own pace, to help you develop a better sense of self awareness and more positive interpersonal relationships.


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Together, we can work on setting appropriate goals, attainable at your own pace, to help you develop a better sense of self awareness and more positive interpersonal relationships.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use a variety of modalities and interventions to meet you where you are at. We all are individuals and my approach is tailored to your needs a unique person. I am very nurturing, direct, and believe in cheering you on as you accomplish your goals.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Adult ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Child or Adolescent Therapy
  • Complex Trauma
  • Couples
  • Cultural Adjustment
  • Cultural Issues
  • Depression
  • Disability
  • Eating Disorders
  • Families
  • Family Conflict
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief
  • Identity
  • Life Transitions
  • Mood Disorders
  • Motherhood
  • Personality Disorders
  • Racial Trauma
  • Self-Harm
  • Social Anxiety
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teenagers
  • Trauma
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Dr. Kelly McAleer
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Cut through all the noise in your head and find your inner empathy and self-compassion. I know they exist because you give that caring voice to everyone else in your life. You deserve to experience kindness from within. Let’s start your journey…


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Together, we will:

Cut through all the noise in your head and find your inner empathy and self-compassion. I know they exist because you give that caring voice to everyone else in your life. You deserve to experience kindness from within. Let’s start your journey…

Something to know about my approach is:

I am open-minded and progressive, intent on helping all clients feel comfortable and get the most out of the therapy process. Therapy should be a safe, non-judgmental space for all and I strive to make that a priority in our therapeutic relationship.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult Child of Emotionally Immature Parents
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Communication Skills
  • Coping Skills
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Ethical Non-Monogamy
  • Feelings of Not Being Good Enough
  • Finding Meaning or Purpose
  • Gender Transition
  • High-Functioning Anxiety
  • High-Functioning Depression
  • Kink
  • Life Transitions
  • Negative Self-Talk
  • Perfectionism
  • Psychedelic Integration
  • Relational Trauma
  • Relationship Skills
  • Self-Acceptance
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Dr. Kelly McAleer 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, New York, North ...
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Devika Prasad
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cultivate new responses to life's challenges! Through practical exercises, we'll explore tools that promote a sense of grounding, boost confidence, challenge thoughts, and empower you to feel more in control of your life.


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Together, we will:

cultivate new responses to life's challenges! Through practical exercises, we'll explore tools that promote a sense of grounding, boost confidence, challenge thoughts, and empower you to feel more in control of your life.

Something to know about my approach is:

I will have unconditional positive regard for you and your healing process. I have been providing over 7 years of CBT to young adults going through various life transitions. I believe structure and outcomes are important in healing!

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Domestic Violence
  • First Generation Issues
  • Graduate Students
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Trauma
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Devika  Prasad remote and phone therapy in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Rhode Island