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Are substance abuse problems causing issues in your relationships and making life more challenging? If so, it’s time to seek help. A substance abuse therapist can help you calm cravings, identify triggers, and remedy mental issues so you can stop using substances and start celebrating sobriety.

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.

Signs You Need Substance Abuse Therapy

Many people use substances, but get overwhelmed with them and are not sure when or if to stop. It can be difficult to know when it’s time to seek help for substance use. So, here are some signs to look out for:

  • You have cravings for drugs and other substances.
  • You want to give up substances but can’t seem to kick the habit.
  • Your drug or alcohol tolerance is building.
  • You have withdrawal symptoms when you’re not using substances.
  • Your substance use is affecting your relationships.

If any of these signs describe your situation, a substance abuse counselor can help you immensely. In a new article, licensed therapist Mark Levine writes about the stages of change when getting ready to handle an addiction to drugs.

Help is Available: Get Substance Abuse Counseling Today

A licensed therapist can use various techniques and tools to support you emotionally, help you identify triggers, curb your cravings, and rewire your thought processes so you can bid your drug habit goodbye. Luckily, finding a quality therapist is easy with Mental Health Match! Start by browsing below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Explore a range of topics encompassing mental health and well-being. From managing symptoms of anxiety and depression to addressing issues related to trauma, addiction, and identity, we will navigate these challenges together.

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My therapy is holistic and inclusive, valuing each individual's uniqueness. I prioritize open communication and collaboration, ensuring clients actively shape their treatment journey.

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  • Eating Disorders
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  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Geriatric
  • High-Functioning Autism
  • Mental Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Addiction
  • Psychiatric Assessment and Diagnosis
  • Senior Citizens
  • Substance Abuse Intervention
  • Substance Abuse Prevention
  • Substance Use
  • Substance Use Disorders
  • Teen Anxiety
  • Teen Depression
  • Young Adults
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I am here to support you in gaining control and providing support to you making positive decisions during overwhelming times. I am hoping we can work together in a warm, welcoming, and non judgmental environment.

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I work with individuals and families that are struggling with mental health issues. I work with adults with a combination of mental health, addiction and trauma related issues.

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I create personalized sessions that address my patients' unique needs and empower them to make positive changes for a better quality of life.

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I offer a range of therapy techniques and also help with medication.

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Tailor interventions that resonate with your specific needs and goals.

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I understands the importance of empathy in the therapeutic process, recognizing that each individual's journey is unique.

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  • Addictions
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Management
  • Depression
  • Job Stress
  • Life Transitions
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I believe that, in order to live a fuller life, one cannot focus on what they wish to restrict or lessen; rather, they must focus on what they have to gain in this world. together we will find out what you have to gain!


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I believe that, in order to live a fuller life, one cannot focus on what they wish to restrict or lessen; rather, they must focus on what they have to gain in this world. together we will find out what you have to gain!

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Though I specialize primarily in eating disorders, I also have extensive experience in treating generalized anxiety disorder, depression, borderline personality disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder, relationship problems and life transitions.

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  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Binge Eating
  • Bulimia
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  • Food and Eating Concerns
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders (OCSDs)
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
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  • Suicidal Ideation
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