Find Worry Therapists & Counselors in Oak Park, IL.

 

We all worry from time to time, but when your worries linger and begin to interfere with the quality of your life, it’s time to get help.

If you’re a chronic worrier, you may not be able to imagine a life without excessive worry. But with ongoing therapy, you can learn how to stop worrying about things you can't control so you can become a happier person overall.

Whether you are located in downtown Oak Park, the suburbs of Oak Park, other nearby places such as Elmhurst, Chicago, 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 Worry

When considering whether you should seek help for worry, it’s essential to know the symptoms to look out for. Here are some of the most common symptoms of worry:

  • A nagging feeling that something bad is going to happen.
  • Lack of concentration.
  • Feeling hot or sweating.
  • An increased heart rate.
  • The inability to switch off negative thoughts.

If any of these symptoms apply to you, it’s wise to get professional help. The sooner you do, the quicker you can learn how to stop worrying. Since worrying often involves getting trapped in thoughts, you may be interested to read licensed therapist Mara Fisher’s advice about how to stop overthinking your life.

How to Stop Worrying and Regain Your Happiness

A worry therapist will not only teach you how to stop worrying, but they’ll craft a unique plan to target your specific triggers and any underlying mental issues you may have. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified therapist is easy! Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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IMARI CHILDS
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My approach is rooted in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, I am a firm believer in that thoughts and behaviors are interwined and its the most effective approach to healing--especially depression, anxiety, adjustment, among other challenges.


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My approach is rooted in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, I am a firm believer in that thoughts and behaviors are interwined and its the most effective approach to healing--especially depression, anxiety, adjustment, among other challenges.

Something to know about my approach is:

My engaging style places you front and center, you will learn about your inner workings and what it takes for positive self transformation.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment issues
  • Anxiety
  • Black and African American Issues
  • Depression Management
  • Executive Coaching
  • Men's Issues
  • Military Service
  • Racial Trauma
  • Stress Management
  • Veterans / Military Families
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Tracey Pearson-Heaney
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WE will look at present day difficulties, find coping skills that work and learn how to include those skills into daily life. There are also times when looking for past trauma can help us heal from the past and move forward into the future.


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WE will look at present day difficulties, find coping skills that work and learn how to include those skills into daily life. There are also times when looking for past trauma can help us heal from the past and move forward into the future.

Something to know about my approach is:

I combine cognitive behavioral and person centered therapy's with a Psyodynamic perspective while relating present difficulties to subconscious memories. I also use a holistic approach to help a client heal from past and present emotional pain.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Substance use disorders
  • Trauma
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Tracey Pearson-Heaney remote and phone therapy in Illinois, Missouri
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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.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Bi-Cultural
  • Depression
  • Feminism
  • Relationships
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
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James Searing
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Create a place where you can explore experiences known only to you. Here you can conquer your critic, reprogram negative beliefs. Therapy is honors the magic of your unique self and. discovering the talents, and abilities that lie within you.


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Create a place where you can explore experiences known only to you. Here you can conquer your critic, reprogram negative beliefs. Therapy is honors the magic of your unique self and. discovering the talents, and abilities that lie within you.

Something to know about my approach is:

I view therapy as a sacred space and protected process. I'm a modern minded therapist always learning the latest in the sciences available. However, I love the art of therapy even more and strive to create a tailored approach unique to you.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Depression
  • LGBTQ+
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Regulation
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Spirituality
  • Spiritual Trauma
  • Substance Abuse
  • Technology Addiction
  • Trauma Recovery
  • Video game addiction
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James Searing remote and phone therapy in California, Illinois
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Jessica Atassi
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I work with clients to explore biopsychosocial issues contributing to distress, establish coping strategies, and take meaningful steps towards mental health and life goals.


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I work with clients to explore biopsychosocial issues contributing to distress, establish coping strategies, and take meaningful steps towards mental health and life goals.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use a strengths-based and person-centered perspective, and draw from cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), and motivational interviewing techniques.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic stress
  • Depression
  • grief
  • Life Transitions
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Jessica Atassi remote and phone therapy in Illinois