Find PTSD Therapists & Counselors in Harvey, IL.

 

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a debilitating mental condition that can completely derail your life. It manifests with disturbing thoughts related to a traumatic event that happened a while ago. Sometimes the wounds of the trauma are so deep that you find it hard to function, and this is where therapy can help.

A licensed PTSD therapist can help you heal from traumatic events and regain a sense of calm and ease. 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.

Symptoms of PTSD

PTSD presents in different ways depending on the individual. If you’re suffering from PTSD, you may experience symptoms such as:

  • Intrusive memories that manifest as nightmares, realistic flashbacks, or reactions to anything that reminds you of the traumatic event.
  • Increased reactiveness to external situations.
  • Mood changes including emotional numbness, hopelessness, and pessimism.

If you are wondering if you have PTSD, read this article for more information about PTSD symptoms.

It’s Never Too Late: Get Help for PTSD Today

A therapist who specializes in PTSD therapy can help you discover the source of your psychological stress and create a treatment plan to help you feel better. Use our free therapist matching tool to find a therapist today!

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Suzanne Walsh
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I hope that my clients take away from sessions greater insight into the thoughts, beliefs, and patterns of behavior that may be keeping them stuck in a cycle of depression or anxiety.


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I hope that my clients take away from sessions greater insight into the thoughts, beliefs, and patterns of behavior that may be keeping them stuck in a cycle of depression or anxiety.

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I use an integrative approach to therapy with adult clients to help manage sources of distress in their lives, utilizing psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral, motivational enhancement, mindfulness, and trauma-informed approaches.

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  • Anger Management
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  • Depression Management
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  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
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  • Panic Attacks
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Candyce Hurd
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When taking this journey, there are expectations of not being afraid of growth, working through your comfort zone at times, & be motivated to do the "homework" I may assign. Be ready to work towards your best possible self in the oasis I provide!


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When taking this journey, there are expectations of not being afraid of growth, working through your comfort zone at times, & be motivated to do the "homework" I may assign. Be ready to work towards your best possible self in the oasis I provide!

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My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, solution-focused, dialectical-behavioral, existential and holistic spirituality. I will customize our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs.

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  • Addictions
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  • Anger Management
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  • Mood Disorders
  • Panic Attacks
  • Parenting
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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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.

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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
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Help you: 1. Take your life back from the grip of trauma, grief/loss, or addiction 2. Communicate better and improve intimacy with your partner(s) 3. Explore your identities (i.e., gender, sexual orientation, relational) & 4. Be your authentic self!


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Help you: 1. Take your life back from the grip of trauma, grief/loss, or addiction 2. Communicate better and improve intimacy with your partner(s) 3. Explore your identities (i.e., gender, sexual orientation, relational) & 4. Be your authentic self!

Something to know about my approach is:

Together, we work to more deeply understand your identity, struggles, grief, trauma, communication styles, and patterns. We customize solutions to move you towards the life you deeply desire and wholly deserve.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Couples Therapy
  • Gender identity
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Brittany Bate (she/her) remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia
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Angela Jones-Acosta
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Clients possess the power to become "unstuck"; I am simply a supportive guide and facilitator in that journey. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs.


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Clients possess the power to become "unstuck"; I am simply a supportive guide and facilitator in that journey. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs.

Something to know about my approach is:

I believe trust, honesty and respect in the counseling relationship are the most important vehicles toward self-awareness, change, and reaching your goals.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Alcohol Use Disorders
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavior Modification
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Communication Issues
  • Complex Trauma
  • Depression
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Emotional abuse
  • Family Conflict
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Physical Abuse
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship issues
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  • Sexual Abuse
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress Management
  • Substance Use issues
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Angela Jones-Acosta remote and phone therapy in Illinois