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Are you struggling with the gender roles associated with femininity? In a world that’s driven by masculine ideals, processes, and power structures, women everywhere can feel both inspired and limited by social expectations for femininity and womanhood.

If you’d like to better explore your relationship with femininity and gender roles, therapy is a great option to consider. 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 Could Use Therapy For Femininity and Gender Roles

The below signs may indicate therapy can help you:

  • You feel like you’re not acting in a way that’s truly you.
  • You believe you “should” act a certain way because of your gender.
  • You feel conflicted about asserting yourself or your needs.
  • You simply want to explore your feminine side.

Being feminine does not mean that you have to conform to society’s arbitrary female gender roles. Moreover, your version of femininity might be different from the next woman’s - every woman is unique.

If you’re feeling hesitant about seeking professional help, read therapist Jessica Eiseman’s article on when you should see a therapist.

Explore Your Relationship to Femininity Today!

A therapist who specializes in femininity and gender expectations has the tools and knowledge to help you become the woman you want to be. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified femininity therapist is easy! Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

Bolingbrook, IL Femininity Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

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Theresa Cecil
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After the first session, we will develop treatment goals. I will be helping you address whatever it is that is important to you each time we meet while helping you connect this to your goal.


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After the first session, we will develop treatment goals. I will be helping you address whatever it is that is important to you each time we meet while helping you connect this to your goal.

Something to know about my approach is:

I like Acceptance and Commitment Therapy because it utilizes both Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and mindfulness, incorporating the importance of moving toward what we value. I also use the Gottman Method for family counseling.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Panic Attacks
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Social Anxiety
  • Women's Issues
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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.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • 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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Aretha Steele remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Jenny Sitzer
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The initial session is often focused on assessing the history of the client's concerns and collaboratively developing a vision for a more engaged and values-driven life. Jenny encourages clients to establish treatment goals and define benchmarks.


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The initial session is often focused on assessing the history of the client's concerns and collaboratively developing a vision for a more engaged and values-driven life. Jenny encourages clients to establish treatment goals and define benchmarks.

Something to know about my approach is:

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cognitive Processing Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • Eating Disorders
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • LGBTQ+
  • Panic Attacks
  • Parenting
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Jenny Sitzer remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Paige L. Freeman
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Let's collaboratively determine, clarify, and work towards YOUR values and goals for your life. You have the life experience and the knowledge about yourself and I want you to trust in yourself, as well as our therapeutic relationship.


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Together, we will:

Let's collaboratively determine, clarify, and work towards YOUR values and goals for your life. You have the life experience and the knowledge about yourself and I want you to trust in yourself, as well as our therapeutic relationship.

Something to know about my approach is:

I encourage transparency, value-driven decision making, self-compassion, and making room for your thoughts and feelings. I will help you navigate mental health issues in a psychologically flexible way, which translates to richer life experience.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • Family Therapy
  • Food Allergy Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Life Adjustment
  • Parenting Issues
  • Women's Issues
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Paige L. Freeman remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, 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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Gita Tewari
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I take a holistic approach to emotional and psychological healing, as well as a sensitivity to diversity and multiculturalism. Clients will feel encouraged and motivated to use the tools and strategies we discuss.


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Together, we will:

I take a holistic approach to emotional and psychological healing, as well as a sensitivity to diversity and multiculturalism. Clients will feel encouraged and motivated to use the tools and strategies we discuss.

Something to know about my approach is:

I utilize a client centered approach to develop trust and rapport with clients along with an integrative approach that includes narrative therapy, CBT and mindfulness practices based on the presenting issues of the client.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Child or Adolescent Therapy
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • Family Conflict
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • LGBTQ+
  • Mood Disorders
  • Panic Attacks
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Social Anxiety
  • Spirituality
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Gita Tewari remote and phone therapy in Illinois