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As you get into advanced age, 65 years and older, it can be challenging to find happiness and cope with life changes.

Luckily, there are geriatric mental health professionals standing by to help you deal with transitions related to aging, navigate tough situations, and even find new meaning in 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.

Do You Need Geriatric Mental Health Therapy?

If you’re not sure whether you should consider geriatric mental health therapy, this section will help you. Here are some signs you could use therapy:

  • You regularly have outbursts or feelings of aggression toward others.
  • You no longer enjoy things that used to make you happy.
  • You feel stressed out.
  • You turn to alcohol or drugs to calm your mind or get you through the day.
  • You are not sure how you want to live out your remaining years.
  • You suffer from anxiety.
  • You are reeling from the deaths of family members and friends.

This is not an exhaustive list of issues that affect older people.

If you’re experiencing any of the above issues, or simply would like to enjoy life more, you could benefit from geriatric therapy. Here’s some helpful information about finding a therapist who’s a great fit for you.

Don’t Wait: Start Geriatric Therapy Today!

Your geriatric therapist will get to know you and identify any mental or emotional issues that need to be resolved. They’ll then create a treatment plan and goals to work towards. With ongoing therapy, you can work towards fully enjoying your life, even in old age. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified geriatric therapist is easy! Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Melanie Fortin
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Focus on your strengths and who you are, as I believe we are influenced by our past, the significant people in our lives, our place of study/work, and our communities. We will discuss the ups and downs of life, and focus on your personal growth.


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Together, we will:

Focus on your strengths and who you are, as I believe we are influenced by our past, the significant people in our lives, our place of study/work, and our communities. We will discuss the ups and downs of life, and focus on your personal growth.

Something to know about my approach is:

I will validate your thoughts and feelings as they help me determine which interventions are best for you. I believe you are the expert in your life, but I will also provide you with the guidance, tools, and resources you need to achieve your goals.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • anticipatory grief
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement
  • Cancer Diagnosis
  • Caregiver support
  • Coping Skills
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Conflict
  • grief
  • Grief counseling
  • High-Functioning Depression
  • Highly Sensitive People
  • Life Transitions
  • Marriage
  • Personal growth
  • Relationship issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Stress
  • Terminal Illness
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Worrying
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Laura Taets
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Together we clarify & prioritize your goals for therapy. We identify strategies & tools to help you cope, adjust to new realities, and to guide you on your ongoing journey. We develop a plan for moving forward that is right for you.


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Together, we will:

Together we clarify & prioritize your goals for therapy. We identify strategies & tools to help you cope, adjust to new realities, and to guide you on your ongoing journey. We develop a plan for moving forward that is right for you.

Something to know about my approach is:

Mutual trust and respect is at the core of the therapist/client relationship. I meet you where you are and do not judge. Thoughts, feelings & experiences are not right or wrong. Rather they are as individual as we each are.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment to Medical Diagnosis
  • Anxiety
  • Burn Out
  • Cancer survival
  • Caregiving
  • Coping with medical illnesses
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • Depression
  • grief
  • Illness
  • Life Transitions
  • Loss
  • Nurse Burnout
  • Physician burnout
  • Terminal Illness
  • Trauma
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Kristen Maguire
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Together we will work on developing coping strategies that will empower YOU and YOUR family to deal effectively with stressful events that you may have encountered in the past or managing presently.


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Together we will work on developing coping strategies that will empower YOU and YOUR family to deal effectively with stressful events that you may have encountered in the past or managing presently.

Something to know about my approach is:

With a strong background in cognitive-behavioral therapy, I have been trained in mindfulness and acceptance-based, trauma-focused, and play therapy techniques.Flexibility in my approach enables us to tailor the intervention to your needs.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment to Medical Diagnosis
  • Adults
  • Aging Parents
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Bereavement
  • Childhood Issues
  • Co-parenting
  • Coping with medical illnesses
  • Couples Therapy
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Family Therapy
  • Family trauma
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • Health Anxiety
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Disorders
  • Parenting Skills
  • School issues
  • Social Anxiety
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teenagers
  • Young Adults
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Kristen Maguire remote and phone therapy in Arizona, Connecticut
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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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Together, we will:

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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Annie Mosely  remote and phone therapy in Connecticut, Kansas, Missouri, North Carolina