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Many therapists commit to racial justice principles, including working to expose and counter white privilege and heal the effects of racial trauma. Racial trauma can take the form of hurtful social interactions, lack of education and employment opportunities, and more.

Thankfully, racial justice therapists are available not only to help you heal but to empower you to commit to racial injustice. Whether you are located in downtown Meriden, the suburbs of Meriden, other nearby places such as Waterbury, Hartford, or anywhere else in Connecticut, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

How Racial Justice Therapists Can Help

Here are a few of the ways racial justice therapists can help you:

  • They can be a supportive guide to understanding the effect racism has on you, your mental health, and your life.
  • They set the stage for a meaningful discussion and inspire you to look inwardly for answers to problems.
  • They can give you tips and tricks to remain calm amidst racial aggressions.
  • They can help you feel empowered about who you are.
  • They can help you understand and dismantle white privilege.

If you are a White person considering a racial justice therapist, read licensed therapist Marla Berger’s article on promoting racial equality. If you are BIPOC, consider licensed therapist Vaughn O'Neal’s tips for Black mental health during turbulent times.

Get Started with a Racial Justice Therapist Today!

A licensed racial justice therapist is available to help you improve your mental health with the help of someone who shares your values. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified counselor or therapist is easy! Start by browsing racial justice therapists below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Leanna Lee-Sydnor
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Tackle LIFE and all of its complexities. We can talk about your past or present. We can touch on loss, depression, anxiety, family or faith. One guarantee is no matter where we start; the goal is to increase your hope for a better future.


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Tackle LIFE and all of its complexities. We can talk about your past or present. We can touch on loss, depression, anxiety, family or faith. One guarantee is no matter where we start; the goal is to increase your hope for a better future.

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Client-centered Clinician with 8+ years of experience across school, hospital and outpatient clinic setting. I have worked I want to meet my clients where they are. This means just listening or asking you tough questions that will bring clarity.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Black and African American Issues
  • Couples Counseling
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Family Therapy
  • Parenthood
  • Stress Management
  • Young Adults
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Leanna Lee-Sydnor remote and phone therapy in Connecticut, New York
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Tenesha Brooks
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Get you back to feeling like yourself again. I help overwhelmed people in transition regain their confidence and I am excited to start helping you.


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Get you back to feeling like yourself again. I help overwhelmed people in transition regain their confidence and I am excited to start helping you.

Something to know about my approach is:

A lot of times we already have some skills or tools that have helped us make it to this point. I work with clients to build on those strengths and add new ones so that they can feel confident to deal with their struggles and distress.

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  • Imposter Syndrome
  • Life changes
  • Life Transitions
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Work stress
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Tenesha Brooks remote and phone therapy in Connecticut, Massachusetts
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Denese Marshall
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I believe change is possible and we are not defined by the events or decisions of our past. Gaining insight into why make the choices we do gives us the freedom, control and power to evolve into the best versions of ourselves.


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I believe change is possible and we are not defined by the events or decisions of our past. Gaining insight into why make the choices we do gives us the freedom, control and power to evolve into the best versions of ourselves.

Something to know about my approach is:

You don’t have to live with obsessive thoughts and actions, debilitating depression, paralyzing anxiety or being chained to substances in order to function. Childhood trauma/abandonment leaves it's scar, but that scar can heal.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Illness Anxiety Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Trauma
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Denese Marshall remote and phone therapy in Connecticut
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Amie Markowitz
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We will discover what your goals are and figure out what is holding you back from reaching them. We will work on developing coping strategies to help you through difficult situations so you are able to be the best version of yourself possible


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We will discover what your goals are and figure out what is holding you back from reaching them. We will work on developing coping strategies to help you through difficult situations so you are able to be the best version of yourself possible

Something to know about my approach is:

I like to say that I am client centered and goal oriented. I don’t believe that one therapeutic approach that works for everyone. We are all unique and individual so I feel that my approach should recognize that.

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  • Adoption
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Manic Depression
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Amie Markowitz remote and phone therapy in Connecticut, Florida, New York
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Marielle Daddona
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Work to understand how your past experiences have brought you to the present moment. We identify goals you want to reach and I will support you in working to meet these goals. We will work as a team through this process.


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Work to understand how your past experiences have brought you to the present moment. We identify goals you want to reach and I will support you in working to meet these goals. We will work as a team through this process.

Something to know about my approach is:

My style is flexible as I understand the importance of meeting each person where they are in the present moment. For some clients I serve more as an active listener and for others I focus more on teaching specific evidenced based techniques.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Borderline Personality
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma
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