Find Shame Therapists & Counselors in River Grove, IL.

 

Is shame negatively affecting your life? Many people feel shame for all sorts of reasons, but shame is often a weapon used in bullying behaviors to make others feel defenseless, embarrassed, or confused. If you are experiencing these symptoms of shame, then it's a good idea to seek professional assistance from a licensed therapist, who can help you make sense of those feelings and stop them at the source.

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.

Common Signs of Shame

If you’re wondering whether you’re experiencing shame, this section is for you. Shame can bring on a myriad of symptoms, including:

  • Feelings of vulnerability.
  • Feelings of rejection.
  • Feeling small in relation to others.
  • Worrying about failing.
  • Worrying about what others may think about you.

This is not an exhaustive list. Licensed therapist Aaron Mason wrote this article about shame, imperfections, and the difference between guilt and shame.

Don’t Wait: Get Shame Counseling Today!

It’s totally normal to feel shame in the short term, but when these feelings linger or grow over time, they can have detrimental effects on your self-esteem and mental health as a whole. Therapy can help tremendously by helping you discover the source of your shame and how to overcome it. And Mental Health Match can help you find a quality therapist to get started. Start by browsing below or using our free therapist matching tool.

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Shalayne McMillian
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Find a way to continue to love yourself, have confidence and ultimately continue to learn who you are and understand how to show up for yourself daily.


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Together, we will:

Find a way to continue to love yourself, have confidence and ultimately continue to learn who you are and understand how to show up for yourself daily.

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I believe my approach creates space for clients to find their “why” and identify ways to cope through their stressors. My goal is to empower clients who are struggling to push forward, to decrease their helpless thoughts and self-hatred and motivate.

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Edwin Caraballo
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You will get to talk about all of the thoughts, feelings, and situations that keep you from living your best life or cause you pain. We’ll give you tools to help you cope with overwhelming thoughts, emotions, and behaviors.


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You will get to talk about all of the thoughts, feelings, and situations that keep you from living your best life or cause you pain. We’ll give you tools to help you cope with overwhelming thoughts, emotions, and behaviors.

Something to know about my approach is:

All our treatments are evidence-based, such as Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Mindfulness-Based Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy. We also offer faith-based Christian counseling or psychotherapy that involves spiritual and/or religious components.

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  • Anger Management
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Dr. Karen Tringle, Psy.D, HSP
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identify the "stuck" places in your life, exploring what helped create this bottleneck and then create a better infrastructure that sets you up for success in the future. We'll use humor and creativity to find new solutions to old problems


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Together, we will:

identify the "stuck" places in your life, exploring what helped create this bottleneck and then create a better infrastructure that sets you up for success in the future. We'll use humor and creativity to find new solutions to old problems

Something to know about my approach is:

authentic, no-nonsense, and straightforward, with equal measures of compassion and humor, to focus on your presenting concerns. We'll highlight your current assets and strengths, while building new skills, tools, and resources to tackle any situation

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Dr. Karen Tringle, Psy.D, HSP remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, 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
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Dr. Leyla Mansur
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Strengthen your relationships, process/uncover the roots of your dissatisfaction, develop more self-compassion, coping strategies, & find greater life balance. There is no "one size fits all" approach. Therapy is tailored for your individual needs.


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VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

Strengthen your relationships, process/uncover the roots of your dissatisfaction, develop more self-compassion, coping strategies, & find greater life balance. There is no "one size fits all" approach. Therapy is tailored for your individual needs.

Something to know about my approach is:

We will work collaboratively to identify aspects of your life where you need support. It's very normal to be curious or have questions about this process. Please email or call if you'd like to learn more about working together!

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Dr. Leyla Mansur 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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Maricela Fajardo
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We will Identify practical strategies to help you manage day-to-day while also helping you to understand the deeper roots to help you get unstuck. We'll help you engage in the present, resolve the past and build a balanced, aligned future.


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Together, we will:

We will Identify practical strategies to help you manage day-to-day while also helping you to understand the deeper roots to help you get unstuck. We'll help you engage in the present, resolve the past and build a balanced, aligned future.

Something to know about my approach is:

I'll serve as a compassionate, attuned guide to help you navigate relationships and organize your thoughts/feelings. We will address the past, present and future. We'll unlock the gift of who you are, so you can live as the best version of yourself.

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  • Anxiety
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  • Disordered Eating
  • Healing from Relationships
  • Perfectionism
  • Relationships
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Maricela Fajardo remote and phone therapy in Illinois