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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. Whether you are located in downtown Bolingbrook, the suburbs of Bolingbrook, other nearby places such as Naperville, Wheaton, or anywhere else in Illinois, 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  • You are withdrawn or avoiding friends and family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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Laura Orme
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work to decrease or eliminate unwanted symptoms and increase resilience so that you can live a life that is more connected, whole-hearted, and meaningful.


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work to decrease or eliminate unwanted symptoms and increase resilience so that you can live a life that is more connected, whole-hearted, and meaningful.

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I use treatments rooted in attachment and psychodynamic theory, to help my clients achieve deep and long-lasting change.

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  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Health Issues
  • Depression
  • Faith and Spirituality
  • grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Maternal Mental Health
  • Personal growth
  • Relationship problems
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Trauma
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Laura Orme remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin
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Aretha Steele
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I partner with you to develop skills to manage your emotions, set better boundaries, create and maintain meaningful relationships, and live the life you want to live.


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I partner with you to develop skills to manage your emotions, set better boundaries, create and maintain meaningful relationships, and live the life you want to live.

Something to know about my approach is:

I have an exclusively telehealth practice, rooted in providing compassionate, affirming and trauma-informed care. I believe people are resilient, but sometimes need help remembering how to access their strengths and find their joy.

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  • Anxiety
  • Complex Trauma
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Intergenerational trauma
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Stress
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Jennifer Steiner
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work together to minimize the impact of physical pain or illness (or depression/anxiety related to your health) and regain control of your life so you can do more of what makes you who you really are.


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work together to minimize the impact of physical pain or illness (or depression/anxiety related to your health) and regain control of your life so you can do more of what makes you who you really are.

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I provide evidence-based therapy for helping you to better manage the impact of chronic pain and chronic illness. I use mostly Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, all individually tailored to your unique needs

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  • Chronic Disease
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Health Anxiety
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
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Rebecca Leslie
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Change your relationship with food and your body. We will work together to help you develop a healthy relationship with food. We may talk about values, your thoughts, and your behaviors.


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Together, we will:

Change your relationship with food and your body. We will work together to help you develop a healthy relationship with food. We may talk about values, your thoughts, and your behaviors.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use research supported treatment approaches in an individualized manner, which allows me to tailor therapy to best help you. I draw from cognitive behavioral, acceptance and commitment, and interpersonal therapy approaches.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Binge Eating
  • Body Image
  • Eating Disorders
  • emotional eating
  • Food and Eating Concerns
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Overeating
  • Stress
  • Stress Eating
  • Weight Management
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Rebecca Leslie remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin
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Raymond Annable
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Learn how to come to terms with past events that have led you to this point and accept, rather than fight, feelings such as anxiety, grief, guilt, and shame. I can also help you learn skills to build a life that you are happy to wake up and live.


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Together, we will:

Learn how to come to terms with past events that have led you to this point and accept, rather than fight, feelings such as anxiety, grief, guilt, and shame. I can also help you learn skills to build a life that you are happy to wake up and live.

Something to know about my approach is:

Many of my clients come to me at pivotal points in life. Times in life where you know you can't keep living the way you are but you can't see a way forward.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment to Medical Diagnosis
  • Alcohol Use Disorders
  • Coping with medical illnesses
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • High anxiety
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • medical anxiety
  • Social Anxiety
  • Substance Use issues
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Raymond Annable remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin