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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 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.

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.

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Dr. Vanessa Houdek
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start YOUR journey forward. Many seek & find support related to anxiety & stress, postpartum concerns, trauma, grief/loss, relationship and role concerns, the transition into parenthood, self-esteem & perfectionism concerns. Dads & partners welcome!


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start YOUR journey forward. Many seek & find support related to anxiety & stress, postpartum concerns, trauma, grief/loss, relationship and role concerns, the transition into parenthood, self-esteem & perfectionism concerns. Dads & partners welcome!

Something to know about my approach is:

I am a licensed clinical psychologist certified in perinatal mental health (PMH-C) and have specialty training in telehealth. I use evidenced-based practice and research to best inform my clinical work to provide the highest standard of care.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment issues
  • Birth trauma
  • grief
  • Perfectionism
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Postpartum
  • Postpartum Anxiety
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Relationship Distress
  • Women's Issues
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Dr. Vanessa Houdek remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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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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Theresa Cecil remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Emily Kitchen
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work together to get you to a place of peace and feeling in control. I can help with boundaries, improved coping strategies and being mindful of thought processes. My motto is you are not alone, and you are not to blame. With help, you will be well.


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work together to get you to a place of peace and feeling in control. I can help with boundaries, improved coping strategies and being mindful of thought processes. My motto is you are not alone, and you are not to blame. With help, you will be well.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am passionate about working with parents who are struggling with the transition into parenthood. I'm a survivor of postpartum depression & anxiety & wanted to give back after finding the support that I needed. I will work with you at your own pace.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • grief
  • Maternal Mental Health
  • Parenting
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Women’s health
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Emily Kitchen remote and phone therapy in Illinois, Indiana
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Jacqueline Shelton-Espinosa
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We are on a journey together, one that includes tears and laughter. Authenticity in terms of my own experience and journey, along with the use of humor, allows me to create warm, safe space in order to develop a strong therapeutic bond.


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We are on a journey together, one that includes tears and laughter. Authenticity in terms of my own experience and journey, along with the use of humor, allows me to create warm, safe space in order to develop a strong therapeutic bond.

Something to know about my approach is:

I believe that we are all seeking radical acceptance and radical belonging. The goal is to create a connection and from that connection build a bridge to healing and recovery. I utilize approaches and interventions that fit YOU!

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Racial Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Jacqueline Shelton-Espinosa remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Dr. Golnaz Hansen, MFT, Ph.D.
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work on assisting you in living your best life and in learning skills to improve your quality of life. Many individuals I work with seek and find support related to anxiety, stress, depression, adjustment challenges, trauma, as well as grief and loss


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Together, we will:

work on assisting you in living your best life and in learning skills to improve your quality of life. Many individuals I work with seek and find support related to anxiety, stress, depression, adjustment challenges, trauma, as well as grief and loss

Something to know about my approach is:

I am highly adept at building trust and safety when working with clients. I'm deeply passionate about clinical work and use evidence-based practice and research to inform my clinical work. I feel genuinely grateful to do this work.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • grief
  • Men's Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Postpartum
  • Relationship issues
  • Trauma Recovery
  • Women's Issues
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Dr. Golnaz Hansen, MFT, Ph.D. 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