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It's not uncommon to struggle with body image issues at one time or another - most of us do. But it’s what you do about it that really matters. If you’re working on cultivating a positive body image, that’s fantastic! Yet, everyone can use a little help every now and again.

A body-positive therapist is a great resource you can use to build a better relationship with your body. Whether you are located in downtown River Grove, the suburbs of River Grove, other nearby places such as Franklin Park, Melrose Park, or anywhere else in Illinois, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

How a Body-Positive Therapist Can Help

Whether you’re seeking therapy for a mental disorder, crisis intervention, or to address body image issues, there are many benefits to using a body-positive therapist, including:

  • Self-esteem-boosting encouragement when you’re having negative feelings about your body.
  • A safe space where you are free to convey your feelings and better understand the impact of social messages about how you should look.
  • Helpful tips, coping methods, and affirmations to cope with self-esteem and body-consciousness.

For an example of how a body-positive therapist can help, read licensed therapist Brianna Ramon’s tips for fighting back against body-shaming culture.

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Finding a body-positive therapist is easy if you use Mental Health Match. Start by browsing body-positive therapists and counselors below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Heather Beller
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unpack your current stressors and rework stories you tell about what works and doesn't in your life. I will guide you through an exploration of what patterns exist, where they emerge from, and together we will forge a path forward toward your goals.


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Together, we will:

unpack your current stressors and rework stories you tell about what works and doesn't in your life. I will guide you through an exploration of what patterns exist, where they emerge from, and together we will forge a path forward toward your goals.

Something to know about my approach is:

my approach is relational; so much depends on the way we connect and the safety you feel in our relationship. I use thoughtful questions, intentional techniques, and a blend of approaches to meet you where you are in body, heart, and mind.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Family of Origin
  • Life Transitions
  • Relationship issues
  • Shame
  • Trauma
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Heather Beller 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:

Discovering what matters most to you is essential to our work together. I deliver an individualized, tailored experience using the tools I've honed from 25+ years in behavioral health. My goal is for you to grow and thrive via the therapy process.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • ADHD Testing
  • Bipolar II
  • Burn Out
  • Career Transitions
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Health Anxiety
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Life Transitions
  • Narcissist recovery
  • Psychological/Neurocognitive Evaluations
  • 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
Picture of North Shore OCD Women's Treatment Center, Ltd. Kathi Fine Abitbol, PhD, therapist 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, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin
North Shore OCD Women's Treatment Center, Ltd. Kathi Fine Abitbol, PhD
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Use the most effective treatment available, with the goal of getting your OCD into full remission. OCD is treatable and manageable and I will encourage you at a pace that is right for you. Take back the power to create your life as you want it.


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Together, we will:

Use the most effective treatment available, with the goal of getting your OCD into full remission. OCD is treatable and manageable and I will encourage you at a pace that is right for you. Take back the power to create your life as you want it.

Something to know about my approach is:

Empathic, motivating and straight-forward. We collaborate to tailor sessions to meet your needs. We use your strengths to both empower you to reach your goals as well as to help you with areas of concern. I guide you but you remain in control.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Spectrum Disorders (OCSDs)
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Postpartum Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
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North Shore OCD Women's Treatment Center, Ltd. Kathi Fine Abitbol, PhD 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, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin
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Dr. Nichole Vincent
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Curate the mentally well-thy life you deserve! I'll pinpoint what isn't working and together we will disrupt the hell out of what keeps you from moving onward! I will support you in overcoming life’s toughest challenges and help you feel empowered!


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VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

Curate the mentally well-thy life you deserve! I'll pinpoint what isn't working and together we will disrupt the hell out of what keeps you from moving onward! I will support you in overcoming life’s toughest challenges and help you feel empowered!

Something to know about my approach is:

I take great pride in not being a typical cookie-cutter therapist. I help you feel more confident in your personal + professional life by learning tools to help you calm anxiety, decrease perfectionism, navigate grief, etc. + celebrate your progress.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Depression
  • grief
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Life changes
  • Relationship Distress
  • Trauma
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Dr. Nichole  Vincent remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin
Picture of Christine Henry, therapist in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin
Christine Henry
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Explore how your past is impacting your present, find new ways to cope with emotions, and figure out what goes wrong in your relationships so they can be healthy and more satisfying.


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Together, we will:

Explore how your past is impacting your present, find new ways to cope with emotions, and figure out what goes wrong in your relationships so they can be healthy and more satisfying.

Something to know about my approach is:

Together we will not just treat your symptoms, rather we will dig deep down to figure out the root of your issues so you stop repeating old patterns.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult Children of Alcoholics
  • Career Stress
  • Complex Trauma
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Grief counseling
  • Highly Sensitive People
  • Identity Issues
  • Neurodivergence
  • Pet Loss
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Christine Henry remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin