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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 La Grange, the suburbs of La Grange, other nearby places such as Justice, Summit, 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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Erica Bobish
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I want to create goals that are both important and achievable for you, challenge thought patterns and find ways to cope and grow in times of stress. I'll always check in with you to ensure that we're on the right track and going at your pace.


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I want to create goals that are both important and achievable for you, challenge thought patterns and find ways to cope and grow in times of stress. I'll always check in with you to ensure that we're on the right track and going at your pace.

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I tailor therapy to you. I like to offer activities with my approach, like writing prompts, meditations, and creative projects, as well as the traditional talk therapy. What's most important to me is that you're getting what you need from therapy.

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Dipesh Patel
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Explore your concerns, understand how some things might be interconnected, gain clarity on where you're trying to get to, and of course come up with a concrete or tangible plan to help you on your journey.


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Explore your concerns, understand how some things might be interconnected, gain clarity on where you're trying to get to, and of course come up with a concrete or tangible plan to help you on your journey.

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My mantra is that therapy should create some sort of movement. Whether it’s actual, tangible changes in your life or helping to move along an internal conversation that you're stuck in, I want to help you get to the place you're looking to get to.

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Ash Levine
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explore what's going wrong, what's going right, and how we can mix up the balance. We'll explore what you want and need, and figure out what behaviors need to change to get you there -- all in a shame and judgement free space.


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explore what's going wrong, what's going right, and how we can mix up the balance. We'll explore what you want and need, and figure out what behaviors need to change to get you there -- all in a shame and judgement free space.

Something to know about my approach is:

that I'm always going to keep you at the center of the work. This is your life, your relationships, and your future. I have some expertise and tools, but you're the expert on you.

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Araceli Diaz
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Develop a strong therapeutic relationship where I take the time to listen deeply to your unique story so that we can co-create goals that will allow you to live your life with more ease, joy, and confidence.


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Develop a strong therapeutic relationship where I take the time to listen deeply to your unique story so that we can co-create goals that will allow you to live your life with more ease, joy, and confidence.

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My approach is grounded in the belief that holistic care is crucial to healing ourselves, our communities & our planet. I am also a yoga teacher so our sessions can incorporate breathwork, yoga & meditation to incorporate the mind, body & spirit.

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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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