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Discrimination and mental health are intimately connected, and if you've been a victim of discrimination, you may agree. Those who have dealt with discrimination may find it difficult to cope in some cases, and this is where a therapist who specializes in discrimination can help.

They’ll draw upon their training and experience to help you identify your pain points and teach you skills you can use to cope with the situation and move forward. 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.

Types of Discrimination

Racial discrimination, which refers to being treated unfairly because of your race, is one of the most widespread and well-known types of discrimination. But you may not be aware that there are several other types of discrimination, including:

  • Discrimination for mental health concerns
  • Sexual orientation discrimination
  • Religious discrimination
  • Disability discrimination
  • Parental status discrimination
  • Pregnancy discrimination

This is not an exhaustive list of discrimination types.

If you’re suffering from any type of discrimination and finding it difficult to move forward, therapy is a great option to consider. If you’ve been experiencing discrimination, read licensed therapist Vaughn O’Neals article about how to cope with anxiety and depression caused by discrimination.

Move Past Discrimination with Therapy!

No matter what type of discrimination you’ve experienced, a licensed therapist can help you sort through your feelings and guide you toward the path of healing. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified therapist is easy! Start by browsing experts in discrimination below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Amee Perkowski-Marcantonio
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Therapy is a safe place where you can vent about your partner, boss, kids, or anyone else that has ticked you off without fear of judgment. It is a place where you can work on creating a life that leaves you feeling more fulfilled and peaceful.


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Therapy is a safe place where you can vent about your partner, boss, kids, or anyone else that has ticked you off without fear of judgment. It is a place where you can work on creating a life that leaves you feeling more fulfilled and peaceful.

Something to know about my approach is:

My counseling style is down to earth and collaborative, and I use humor to help build connection and ease any anxieties that may come up. You are the author of your story- you are in control!

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  • Empowering women
  • LGBTQ+
  • Women's Identity/Image
  • Women's Issues
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Annie Mosely
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Create a safe space for you to be authentically you. You are the expert on your life and I am here to help you expand on your strengths as well as hold you accountable for reaching your goals.


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Create a safe space for you to be authentically you. You are the expert on your life and I am here to help you expand on your strengths as well as hold you accountable for reaching your goals.

Something to know about my approach is:

I take a collaborative approach to help you find your areas of strengths and areas for growth, work to challenge negative thinking patterns and learn tips and tricks for better overall functioning. I look forward to working with you on your journey!

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • career burnout
  • Caregiver support
  • elder care issues
  • grief
  • High anxiety
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • LGBTQ+
  • Prolonged Grief Disorder
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Relationship Distress
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Joyce Colburn
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The issues that are causing you to seek therapy, modes of treatment, changes to make, and your hopes and dreams.


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The issues that are causing you to seek therapy, modes of treatment, changes to make, and your hopes and dreams.

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We focus quickly on your reasons for seeking therapy and together, as partners, we move forward to develop a plan that will enable you to start feeling better.

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  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Career Counseling
  • College Students
  • Couples Counseling
  • Depression
  • Family Therapy
  • Postpartum
  • Retirement
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Kayla Toole
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After a few sessions with me you can expect sessions to be less structured and free flowing. I view the therapeutic relationship as a partnership. I strive to create an open dialogue with my clients that allows for honesty and growth on both ends.


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After a few sessions with me you can expect sessions to be less structured and free flowing. I view the therapeutic relationship as a partnership. I strive to create an open dialogue with my clients that allows for honesty and growth on both ends.

Something to know about my approach is:

I utilize an eclectic approach including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Person Centered, and Gestalt theories. I use informal techniques as well including art, music, guided meditations, grounding techniques and humor!

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • Family Conflict
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • LGBTQ+
  • Panic Attacks
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Kayla Toole remote and phone therapy in Connecticut
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Kimberly Newcombe
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Work together to accomplish your therapy goals. We will work as a team to be sure that you are living a healthy, happy & well functioning life because that is what everyone deserves to have. We will decrease & process all anxiety and mood concerns.


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Together, we will:

Work together to accomplish your therapy goals. We will work as a team to be sure that you are living a healthy, happy & well functioning life because that is what everyone deserves to have. We will decrease & process all anxiety and mood concerns.

Something to know about my approach is:

I utilize an integrative therapy approach, meaning I tailor my style to meet your needs. Every person is different and your therapy style should be, too. My approach will be highly individualized and focused on a trusting therapeutic relationship.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • LGBTQ+
  • Mood Disorders
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Postpartum Anxiety
  • Postpartum Mood Disorders
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Kimberly Newcombe remote and phone therapy in Connecticut, Florida