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Find Discrimination Therapists & Counselors in Lyons, IL.

 

Discrimination and mental health are intimately connected, and if you've been a victim of discrimination, you may agree. Those who have dealt with discrimination may find it difficult to cope in some cases, and this is where a therapist who specializes in discrimination can help.

They’ll draw upon their training and experience to help you identify your pain points and teach you skills you can use to cope with the situation and move forward. Whether you are located in downtown Lyons, the suburbs of Lyons, other nearby places such as Berwyn, Summit, or anywhere else in Illinois, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Types of Discrimination

Racial discrimination, which refers to being treated unfairly because of your race, is one of the most widespread and well-known types of discrimination. But you may not be aware that there are several other types of discrimination, including:

  • Discrimination for mental health concerns
  • Sexual orientation discrimination
  • Religious discrimination
  • Disability discrimination
  • Parental status discrimination
  • Pregnancy discrimination

This is not an exhaustive list of discrimination types.

If you’re suffering from any type of discrimination and finding it difficult to move forward, therapy is a great option to consider. If you’ve been experiencing discrimination, read licensed therapist Vaughn O’Neals article about how to cope with anxiety and depression caused by discrimination.

Move Past Discrimination with Therapy!

No matter what type of discrimination you’ve experienced, a licensed therapist can help you sort through your feelings and guide you toward the path of healing. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified therapist is easy! Start by browsing experts in discrimination below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Deborah Danner
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Together we will explore your childhood, past, and present. Learning more about who you are is essential for being able to challenge the difficulties that have brought you here. Together we will work to make you stronger, happier, and empowered.


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Together we will explore your childhood, past, and present. Learning more about who you are is essential for being able to challenge the difficulties that have brought you here. Together we will work to make you stronger, happier, and empowered.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use a variety of approaches using talk therapy, explorations of your childhood and your past, and a variety of art therapy techniques. I like to find out what your interests are and incorporate that into your sessions (art, music, books, etc).

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Cultural Trauma
  • Depression
  • Grief counseling
  • interracial couples
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Racial Trauma
  • Relationship issues
  • Trauma
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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!

Something to know about my approach is:

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.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Addictive behaviors
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Career Counseling
  • Coping Skills
  • Couples Counseling
  • Couples issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • Family Conflict
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • LGBTQ+
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mood Disorders
  • Panic Attacks
  • Parenting
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationships
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Social Anxiety
  • Spirituality
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Nina Foushee
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In therapy, I will partner with you to understand who you are, what you have experienced, and how to use your strengths to create the lasting change you want in your life.


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In therapy, I will partner with you to understand who you are, what you have experienced, and how to use your strengths to create the lasting change you want in your life.

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I believe that therapy is sacred work. My role as a therapist is to accompany you on your own path to increased agency, fulfillment, and meaning in life.

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  • Anxiety
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Family Therapy
  • Life Transitions
  • Queer Identity
  • Self-Esteem
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Martin Hogan
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My goal is for you to come away from working with me less overwhelmed, and more living in accordance with who you are, what you want, and what you believe in.


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My goal is for you to come away from working with me less overwhelmed, and more living in accordance with who you are, what you want, and what you believe in.

Something to know about my approach is:

I think it is important to view myself less as an expert and more as a collaborator. We can work together to figure out what would be most helpful to you, whether that is making changes in your life, building skills, or shifting your perspective.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Gender
  • LGBTQ+
  • Polyamory
  • Stress Management
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Martin Hogan remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Dr. Maria Lise Flores
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My clients balance hectic schedules with multiple responsibilities. Career, family, and social stressors--we're all feeling it. Healthy boundaries, communication skills, burnout prevention and addressing self-defeating thinking are starting points.


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My clients balance hectic schedules with multiple responsibilities. Career, family, and social stressors--we're all feeling it. Healthy boundaries, communication skills, burnout prevention and addressing self-defeating thinking are starting points.

Something to know about my approach is:

Clients who are seeking treatment for Anxiety Disorders, Stress and Burnout, and Divorce/Breakups will find compassionate understanding, empowerment, and relief. I'm integrative in my approach and have a wide variety of effective approaches to share.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Bipolar II
  • Burn Out
  • Career Transitions
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Health Anxiety
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Life Transitions
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Racial Trauma
  • Social Anxiety
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Dr. Maria Lise Flores remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin