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Autism, also known as Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), is a group of neurodevelopmental disorders that impact your ability to interact socially and communicate effectively. While some think of autism as a disease that can’t be improved, focused therapy can significantly improve the condition.

No matter how severe symptoms are among the Autism spectrum, an experienced therapist can help you better understand yourself, your needs, and what you can do to improve your quality of life. Whether you are located in downtown Jacksonville, Avondale, Beauclerc, Deerwood, or even Jacksonville Beach, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Symptoms of Autism

There are several symptoms of autism that you should know about, and they include:

  • Having trouble communicating how you feel.
  • Being perceived by others as offensive.
  • Shying away from social interactions.
  • Being unable to make friends.
  • Trouble making eye contact.

Aspergers symptoms include:

  • A strong interest in art or intellectual things
  • Delayed development
  • Lack of proper social skills.

If you believe that you fit the description of Autism, it’s wise to connect with a therapist for a formal diagnosis and treatment. Looking for autism information for your child? Read this article to learn about the merits of art therapy for Autism.

Get Treatment for Autism or Aspergers Today!

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CHALA BARRINGTON-CRUZ
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* Developing Self-care Routines *Fostering The Strength To Advocate; For Your Child And Yourself *Overcoming Shame And Guilt *Coping With Anxiety


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Together, we will:

* Developing Self-care Routines *Fostering The Strength To Advocate; For Your Child And Yourself *Overcoming Shame And Guilt *Coping With Anxiety

Something to know about my approach is:

My clients need a listening ear from someone who understands the struggles they face having a child with disabilities.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Caregiver Stress
  • Depression
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Parenting Special Needs Children
  • Stress
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CHALA BARRINGTON-CRUZ remote and phone therapy in Florida
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Lisa Ibekwe
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Encourage and support you and/or your child/teen on a journey of self-discovery that will promote independence throughout every stage of life. We will create a comfy and supportive place for you and your family to have fun, get real, and heal!


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Picture of Lisa Ibekwe, therapist in Florida, Georgia, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont
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Together, we will:

Encourage and support you and/or your child/teen on a journey of self-discovery that will promote independence throughout every stage of life. We will create a comfy and supportive place for you and your family to have fun, get real, and heal!

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach is eclectic in nature. I am passionate about working with children, teens, and young adults. I know that each group requires special attention which is why I use different therapeutic interventions to meet their needs and achieve results.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Abuse and Neglect
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Child behavior issues
  • Child or Adolescent Therapy
  • Children
  • LGBTQ+
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress Management
  • Teenagers
  • Trauma
  • Young Adults
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Lisa Ibekwe remote and phone therapy in Florida, Georgia, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont
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Brittany Kieslor
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We will work together to find a daily balance in life. I can helps you let go of the past, move forward, and feel inner freedom. have helped clients work through life challenges during different transitional periods in life.


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We will work together to find a daily balance in life. I can helps you let go of the past, move forward, and feel inner freedom. have helped clients work through life challenges during different transitional periods in life.

Something to know about my approach is:

Emotions can be overwhelming. Not understanding how to process and cope with them becomes exhausting. Negative thinking is a daily habit that you may have developed. Let me guide you a different way to help you make positive choices.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Career Counseling
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Eating Disorders
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Life Transitions
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Parenting Skills
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Conflict
  • School issues
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Women's Issues
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Brittany Kieslor remote and phone therapy in Florida, New Jersey
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Danya McKinney
Together, we will:

Anxiety doesn't need to limit your life. As we work together you'll grow your self-compassion, release guilt, shame, and fear, and learn to advocate for yourself, make the shifts necessary to live a life with more freedom, peace and confidence.


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Together, we will:

Anxiety doesn't need to limit your life. As we work together you'll grow your self-compassion, release guilt, shame, and fear, and learn to advocate for yourself, make the shifts necessary to live a life with more freedom, peace and confidence.

Something to know about my approach is:

I work with you to develop your path to peace and acceptance. My therapy style blends empathy and cognitive behavioral therapy, with an intentional focus on mindfulness activities in our collaborative work.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjusting
  • Adult ADHD
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Aspergers
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Life Transitions
  • Neurodivergence
  • Relationship issues
  • Self-acceptance
  • Self-advocacy
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Danya McKinney remote and phone therapy in Florida, South Carolina
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Mark Luzader
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I use a holistic approach that is both collaborative and family oriented to effect change, build self-esteem and strengthen positive communication skills. I use a variety of therapeutic approaches based on the needs of the client and what they want.


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Together, we will:

I use a holistic approach that is both collaborative and family oriented to effect change, build self-esteem and strengthen positive communication skills. I use a variety of therapeutic approaches based on the needs of the client and what they want.

Something to know about my approach is:

I utilize a variety of collaborative approaches to empower clients. I'm trauma informed, neuro-divergent affirming and highly strengths based. I'm a firm believer that there's nothing wrong with you that what's right with you won't fix.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Autism Related Challenges
  • Self-harm
  • Teen issues
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Mark Luzader remote and phone therapy in Florida, Indiana