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In this day and age, it can be difficult for youth and teens to navigate school obligations, social interactions, family issues, and more. Some children even suffer from undiagnosed mental illnesses that make everyday life a challenge. Without adequate support, youth and teens may struggle immensely with their mental and emotional health and live miserable lives.

That’s where teen and youth counseling/therapy can help. Whether you are located in downtown Washington DC, Anacostia, Ballston, Bluemont, or even Brentwood, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs Your Child Can Use Youth/Teen Therapy

It can be challenging to determine whether you should seek professional help for your child. Youth and teens may need counseling for the following reasons:

  • They isolate themselves from their friends.
  • Their school grades are slipping.
  • They make reckless decisions.
  • They often seem sad or worried.

If a child exhibits any of the above signs, consider speaking with a therapist about teen or youth counseling. If you are curious to learn more about how you can help your child, read licensed therapist Stephanie Olarte’s tips about teen/youth therapy and how parents can get involved.

Your Child Deserves to Feel Better: Explore Youth/Teen Counseling Today!

Youth and teen counseling enables a therapist to identify your child's issues and create a customized plan to address them so your child can flourish and be happy. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified youth therapist is easy! Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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May Jamshedi
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Talk about your relationships with others and how your mental health has been impacted by these relationships, work or school stress, balancing life and responsibilities, and your general mental health and well-being.


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Talk about your relationships with others and how your mental health has been impacted by these relationships, work or school stress, balancing life and responsibilities, and your general mental health and well-being.

Something to know about my approach is:

I work with teens and adults who are external processors and find it helpful to talk out loud to help uncover patterns and feel less stressed. Those who do not want to burden friends or family with their "problems" often enjoy working with me.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment Issues
  • Anxiety
  • College Students
  • Depression
  • Life Transitions
  • Relationship Distress
  • School Issues
  • Teenagers
  • Work Stress
  • Young Adults
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Jamie Appleby-Dykes
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create a safe and trusting relationship, deeply understand the problem/symptoms that led you to therapy together, set goals, and explore what a happy life looks like for you and how we can get you to that point.


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Together, we will:

create a safe and trusting relationship, deeply understand the problem/symptoms that led you to therapy together, set goals, and explore what a happy life looks like for you and how we can get you to that point.

Something to know about my approach is:

I believe every person possesses an intuition and the innate knowledge to heal, grow, move forward, and create change. I enjoy helping clients improve self-awareness and develop a healthy understanding and relationship with their emotions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child or Adolescent Therapy
  • Depression
  • Developmental Trauma
  • Family Trauma
  • Gender Identity
  • Manic Depression
  • Psychosis
  • Schizophrenia
  • Self-Esteem
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Trisha Williams
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Initially, we'll get to know each other to determine if we're a good fit. From there, we can decide the best treatment approach to aid in your growth and development, and set a plan to provide therapy to best meet your needs.


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Together, we will:

Initially, we'll get to know each other to determine if we're a good fit. From there, we can decide the best treatment approach to aid in your growth and development, and set a plan to provide therapy to best meet your needs.

Something to know about my approach is:

My theoretical preference is eclectic, as I use bits and pieces from several forms of therapy (CBT, DBT, Reality Therapy, and Experiential Therapy). I tailor my approach to fit the attitudes, goals, and preferences of those I serve.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Career Burnout
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Stress
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Grief
  • Parenting
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Relationships
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Chantel Meade
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We will together move towards, hope, healing, connection, meaning, and purpose.


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We will together move towards, hope, healing, connection, meaning, and purpose.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use a faith integrative approach to counseling from a Christian worldview. There is a deep connection between our spiritual well-being and mental/emotional health. Everyone is created in the image of God to live a life of healing and wholeness.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Child or Adolescent Therapy
  • Grief
  • Marriage
  • Relationships
  • Trauma
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Abby Peskin
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work toward the goals you and your child have to enhance the quality of your daily life, and make your interactions with one another more enjoyable.


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Together, we will:

work toward the goals you and your child have to enhance the quality of your daily life, and make your interactions with one another more enjoyable.

Something to know about my approach is:

I always aim to provide treatment I know is based in the most up-to-date research, also ensuring that approach is tailored to fit each family's needs.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Childrens Sleep
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Parenting Children With ADHD
  • Parenting Children with Anxiety
  • Parenting Children With Autism
  • Parenting Skills
  • Parenting Special Needs Children
  • Selective Mutism
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Abby Peskin 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, North Carolina, North ...