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Find Drama Therapy Therapists & Counselors in Harvey, IL.

 

If you’re dealing with internal struggles or conflicts, or are searching for an interactive outlet that can help you improve your life, drama therapy is a promising option to consider.

Drama therapy incorporates drama principles and activities, in addition to psychology and behavioral health techniques, to help you achieve mental health objectives.

It helps you to tap into your feelings, attitudes, and behaviors through theatre and drama-based activities. Drama therapy can include storytelling, improv, role-playing, and theater games. This is a good option for someone who is having difficulty articulating their stories, goals, feelings, and thoughts through talk therapy alone.

Whether you are located in downtown Harvey, the suburbs of Harvey, other nearby places such as Dolton, Markham, or anywhere else in Illinois, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Drama Therapy Benefits

Drama therapy is a proven approach. Here are some ways that drama therapy helps people:

  • Improved self-awareness and self-understanding.
  • Greater self confidence.
  • Healthy and effective interpersonal communication.
  • New coping skills.
  • More expression of emotions and feelings.

This is not an exhaustive list of drama therapy benefits.

If you are interested in learning more about Drama therapy and other forms of expressive art therapy, check out this article by Licensed Mental Health Counselor Jennifer Bishop.

Get Started with Drama Therapy Today!

A drama therapist or counselor can help tremendously, regardless of your creative skill level or social ability. And Mental Health Match is here to help you find a local therapist or counselor in minutes! Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Kerry Ramirez
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Walk towards healing & health. I'm passionate about working with clients and truly believe that everyone possesses incredible strength within themselves - Taking the first step to reach out can be the most difficult but empowering step forward!


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Walk towards healing & health. I'm passionate about working with clients and truly believe that everyone possesses incredible strength within themselves - Taking the first step to reach out can be the most difficult but empowering step forward!

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I have experience providing both traditional psychotherapy and art therapy in community mental health (in-home), inpatient hospitalization and group private practice settings. I view therapy as unique to the individual - there's no one size fits all.

FOCUS AREAS:
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  • Chronic stress
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
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Nataliya Valiaeva
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We will increase your awareness of the thoughts that trigger stress response, emotions that can bubble into conflict, and maladaptive behaviors that prevent you from reaching your full potential. We will develop new and effective coping strategies.


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We will increase your awareness of the thoughts that trigger stress response, emotions that can bubble into conflict, and maladaptive behaviors that prevent you from reaching your full potential. We will develop new and effective coping strategies.

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Hello! I’ve been providing therapy services since 2014. I specialize in treating anxiety, depression, panic attacks, phobias, impulsivity, substance abuse, obsessive-compulsive, bipolar and personality disorders.

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  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Codependency
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Depression
  • Driving Anxiety
  • Fears and Phobias
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Panic Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Social Anxiety
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Kate Hoffower
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Let’s face your worries head on with humor, patience and creativity.


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Let’s face your worries head on with humor, patience and creativity.

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I am comfortable and experienced with filling the session with conversation but have a variety of other tools and talents to add. Ask me about creative arts therapy and ecotherapy if you would like to learn more.

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  • Anxiety
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Carla J. Curtis
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We will collaboratively work together to help you achieve the goals you have identified while in treatment.


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We will collaboratively work together to help you achieve the goals you have identified while in treatment.

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I work with adults twenty-one and up to create a welcoming, engaging, safe, genuine, non-judgmental, culturally confident, and empowering space where you can openly and freely be your authentic self.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
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Dr. Britney Alford
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Believe that you are capable of helping yourself. Empower you to transform into the Best version of yourself. Strive for you to live your Best life. Teach you how to thrive in the face of adversity.


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Believe that you are capable of helping yourself. Empower you to transform into the Best version of yourself. Strive for you to live your Best life. Teach you how to thrive in the face of adversity.

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I thoroughly enjoy facilitating individual, couples, and family therapy, and the passion for my craft is evident during every session. I truly believe that without discomfort, there is no growth!

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Families
  • Mood Disorders
  • Partners & Family of Addiction
  • Racial or Ethnic Identity
  • Relationships
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Dr. Britney  Alford 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, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin