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A cancer diagnosis is scary, and while your focus may be on your physical health, your mental health may also be at risk. Many sufferers of cancer, radiation, or chemotherapy end up with mental disorders or challenges ranging from anxiety to depression, which can make life even harder.

Luckily, Mental Health Match can match you with a therapist who can help you manage the stress, fear, and angst surrounding a cancer diagnosis, oncology, and treatment. Wherever you are located in Florida from Altamonte Springs to Winter Garden or even Miami, or anywhere else nearby, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You May Need Cancer Counseling

If you’re not sure whether you need cancer counseling, we can help. Here are some signs that indicate that you should consider therapy:

  • You are overwhelmed by fear or sadness.
  • You are withdrawn or avoiding friends and family
  • You no longer want to do things that used to excite you.
  • You’ve lost your appetite.
  • You can’t sleep.

Read this article to learn more about distress caused by a cancer diagnosis.

Feel Better with Cancer Counseling

Now is the best time to seek treatment for concerns about cancer. Mental Health Match can help you get started by connecting you with the most suitable therapist for your needs. Browse below or use our free therapist matching tool.

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Dr. Corinne Smorra
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I provide a place you can reveal your thoughts and feelings without being concerned about a negative reaction. We work together over time to achieve the goals you desire, along with helping you become self-sufficient to deal with life’s curveballs.


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I provide a place you can reveal your thoughts and feelings without being concerned about a negative reaction. We work together over time to achieve the goals you desire, along with helping you become self-sufficient to deal with life’s curveballs.

Something to know about my approach is:

We will do a lot of work together, but my goal is to make “walking through” your uncomfortable moments more bearable. Our sessions will begin with what is currently on your mind. Our work is a gradual and continuous even outside of our sessions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Disease
  • Congenital Disease
  • Depression
  • grief
  • Health
  • Organ Transplantation
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Dr. Corinne Smorra remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Wisconsin
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Lexi Kuntz
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Together, we identify the barriers that are getting in the way and learn effective coping skills to help foster a meaningful life. I help guide individuals in identifying their own strengths to create realistic steps in order to reach their goals.


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Together, we identify the barriers that are getting in the way and learn effective coping skills to help foster a meaningful life. I help guide individuals in identifying their own strengths to create realistic steps in order to reach their goals.

Something to know about my approach is:

I recognize that starting therapy can feel intimidating and vulnerable. I emphasize the importance of creating a secure and trusting rapport, in order for my clients to feel understood, comfortable, and a place to be your true self.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • anxiety management
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • Family Conflict
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Grief counseling
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Job related issues/stress
  • Life Stress
  • Life Transitions
  • Low Self-Esteem
  • Mindfulness
  • Negative Self-Talk
  • Procrastination/Motivation
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Relationship Distress
  • Self-acceptance
  • Self-advocacy
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Self-love
  • Self-Worth
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Test/Performance Anxiety
  • time management
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Lexi Kuntz remote and phone therapy in Florida
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Scott Fleming
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Help you grow and heal in the context of meaningful relationships. Whether you’re encountering a bump in the road or a boulder in your path, Scott would be honored to walk with you toward your desired goals.


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Help you grow and heal in the context of meaningful relationships. Whether you’re encountering a bump in the road or a boulder in your path, Scott would be honored to walk with you toward your desired goals.

Something to know about my approach is:

Scott believes each person has a unique and sacred story justifying that treatment plans should be genuinely crafted with the client in mind.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Acute Grief
  • acute stress
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Aging and Getting Older
  • Burn Out
  • Career Counseling
  • Caregiver Stress
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic stress
  • Communication
  • Communication Issues
  • Compassion Fatigue
  • Faith and Spirituality
  • grief
  • High anxiety
  • Loss
  • Marriage Counseling
  • medical anxiety
  • Men's Issues
  • Military Service
  • Pastoral families
  • Pastors & Clergy
  • Religious Identity
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Spiritual Emergency
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • teacher stress
  • Veterans / Military Families
  • Work stress
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Scott Fleming remote and phone therapy in Florida
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Jannie Engel
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Together we can discuss your individual needs such as depression, anxiety, stress, relationships, health issues, grief, isolation, career challenges, or feeling overwhelmed. Very serious or just needing to process your thoughts, I am here for you.


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Together we can discuss your individual needs such as depression, anxiety, stress, relationships, health issues, grief, isolation, career challenges, or feeling overwhelmed. Very serious or just needing to process your thoughts, I am here for you.

Something to know about my approach is:

My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I do not believe in stigmatizing labels. My approach is person centered, no one knows you better than yourself.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Aging and Getting Older
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Chronic Health Issues
  • Depression
  • Families
  • Geriatric Counselor
  • grief
  • Relationships
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Jannie Engel remote and phone therapy in Florida, North Carolina
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Kerin Schornstein
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We will work together to figure out the reasons for your struggle. Our time will be spent identifying issues that are problematic for you and discussing coping strategies to improve your mental health. Self-care will be explored in depth.


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Together, we will:

We will work together to figure out the reasons for your struggle. Our time will be spent identifying issues that are problematic for you and discussing coping strategies to improve your mental health. Self-care will be explored in depth.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach to therapy is that it all begins with establishing that rapport and trust. We are entering a relationship which takes time to build and I will never come in with an agenda and will meet you wherever you are.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Body Image
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Disordered Eating
  • Eating Disorders
  • Grief counseling
  • Life Transitions
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
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Kerin Schornstein remote and phone therapy in Florida, Virginia