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Find Cancer Diagnosis Therapists & Counselors in River Grove, IL.

 

A cancer diagnosis is scary, and while your focus may be on your physical health, your mental health may also be at risk. Many sufferers of cancer, radiation, or chemotherapy end up with mental disorders or challenges ranging from anxiety to depression, which can make life even harder.

Luckily, Mental Health Match can match you with a therapist who can help you manage the stress, fear, and angst surrounding a cancer diagnosis, oncology, and treatment. 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.

Signs You May Need Cancer Counseling

If you’re not sure whether you need cancer counseling, we can help. Here are some signs that indicate that you should consider therapy:

  • You are overwhelmed by fear or sadness.
  • You are withdrawn or avoiding friends and family
  • You no longer want to do things that used to excite you.
  • You’ve lost your appetite.
  • You can’t sleep.

Read this article to learn more about distress caused by a cancer diagnosis.

Feel Better with Cancer Counseling

Now is the best time to seek treatment for concerns about cancer. Mental Health Match can help you get started by connecting you with the most suitable therapist for your needs. Browse below or use our free therapist matching tool.

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David Weidner
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Do you have a hard time sleeping at night? Do you feel tired during the day? Do you have trouble using your CPAP machine? Do you have nightmares? If you answered yes to any of these then let Dr. Weidner help u sleep better tonight!


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Do you have a hard time sleeping at night? Do you feel tired during the day? Do you have trouble using your CPAP machine? Do you have nightmares? If you answered yes to any of these then let Dr. Weidner help u sleep better tonight!

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Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia Learn more and go here to schedule a FREE 15 minute consultation! https://www.synergyetherapy.com/dr-david-weidner-consultation/

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Hypersomnia
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Narcolepsy
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David Weidner remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Hilary McEvoy
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Work to understand your problems, develop achievable solutions and practice new skills.


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Work to understand your problems, develop achievable solutions and practice new skills.

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I use a strength focused approach to working with clients. I work with clients to help them see the positive parts of their life and expand their skills and work toward their goals.

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  • Addictions
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Personal growth
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Trauma Recovery
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Tammi Walker
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go down a journey of discovery and understanding how you think and what has led you to this way of being. It is not about being right or wrong but about having tools for coping with unique situations.


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go down a journey of discovery and understanding how you think and what has led you to this way of being. It is not about being right or wrong but about having tools for coping with unique situations.

Something to know about my approach is:

that while working with me, you will enjoy the homework assignments and goals that you will set as you work through your challenges.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Cancer Journey
  • Couples Therapy
  • Domestic Violence
  • grief
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Major Depressive Disorder
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Raymond Annable
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Learn how to come to terms with past events that have led you to this point and accept, rather than fight, feelings such as anxiety, grief, guilt, and shame. I can also help you learn skills to build a life that you are happy to wake up and live.


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Together, we will:

Learn how to come to terms with past events that have led you to this point and accept, rather than fight, feelings such as anxiety, grief, guilt, and shame. I can also help you learn skills to build a life that you are happy to wake up and live.

Something to know about my approach is:

Many of my clients come to me at pivotal points in life. Times in life where you know you can't keep living the way you are but you can't see a way forward.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment to Medical Diagnosis
  • Alcohol Use Disorders
  • Coping with medical illnesses
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • High anxiety
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • medical anxiety
  • Social Anxiety
  • Substance Use
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Raymond Annable 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. Brian Curtis
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work to create an individualized plan to immediately begin making progress towards your values-based goals. You deserve to live a deeper, more connected, creative, exciting, authentic life! Reach out to me today to start this life changing work.


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VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

work to create an individualized plan to immediately begin making progress towards your values-based goals. You deserve to live a deeper, more connected, creative, exciting, authentic life! Reach out to me today to start this life changing work.

Something to know about my approach is:

My job is to help you discover (or re-discover) what truly matters across many domains of your life: Intimate relationships, work, family, friendships, health, leisure, & more. Anxiety, trauma, & difficulty sleeping are obstacles to this new life.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Borderline Personality
  • Chronic stress
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Internal Values Work
  • Mindfulness
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Dr. Brian Curtis remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin