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Find Parenting Therapists & Counselors in Riverside, IL.

 

Parenting is a rewarding experience with ups and downs, but there are times when the downs are too much to handle on your own. A parenting therapist can devise strategies to help you get through difficult situations that arise as you’re parenting.

Many therapists specialize in working with parents, new mothers, and fathers trying to figure out how to be a better parent and partner. Whether you are located in downtown Riverside, the suburbs of Riverside, other nearby places such as Berwyn, Hines, 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 Could Benefit from Parenting Counseling

Parent therapy may be helpful to you if you’re dealing with any of the following issues:

  • You’re a new parent and feeling stressed out.
  • You’re the parent of an older child and not sure how to best relate to them.
  • You are having problems in your marriage related to parenting or parenting styles.
  • You’ve relocated and things in your family feel unsettled.
  • You need to vent about your parenting frustrations.
  • You want to improve your parenting skills.
  • You want to figure out the type of parent you want to be.

Licensed therapist Mara Fisher has some thoughts to help parents. If you are feeling the stress and pressure of parenting, read this article: Is There a Right Way to Parent?

Help is Available: Get Parenting Therapy Today

Parenting is one of the hardest things you’ll ever do, and it can take a toll on you, mentally and physically. With a parenting therapist, you’ll be able to examine and remedy those problems that make parenting harder. To make finding a therapist easy, use Mental Health Match. Start by browsing below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Amy Braun
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Create the best, healthiest version of yourself and free you from what has been holding you back. I have the passion and experience to give you solutions that you can begin using today!


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Together, we will:

Create the best, healthiest version of yourself and free you from what has been holding you back. I have the passion and experience to give you solutions that you can begin using today!

Something to know about my approach is:

I use a person-centered lens while providing clinically proven techniques and strategies to help you reach your unique goals.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Boundaries
  • Christian Women
  • Chronic stress
  • High anxiety
  • Motherhood
  • Postitive Parenting
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Work-Life Balance
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Amy Braun remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Jessica Atassi
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identify your goals for seeking treatment, and come up with a dynamic plan for equipping you with coping skills, communication strategies, mindfulness exercises, and new insights that help restore a sense of balance over time.


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identify your goals for seeking treatment, and come up with a dynamic plan for equipping you with coping skills, communication strategies, mindfulness exercises, and new insights that help restore a sense of balance over time.

Something to know about my approach is:

I work with clients on anxiety, depression, and life transitions using cognitive behavioral approaches that help clients identify unhelpful thinking patterns and take holistic steps towards feeling better.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Breakups
  • Career Stress
  • Career Transitions
  • Communication Issues
  • Depression
  • Grief counseling
  • Parenting
  • Parenting Special Needs Children
  • Peer Relationships
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Relationships
  • Sexual Trauma
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma Recovery
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Carol O'Saben
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understand the influences that have led you to where you are so you can make lasting changes that will impact how you feel about yourself and how you interact with others. We will work together to help you gain insight into problematic patterns.


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VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

understand the influences that have led you to where you are so you can make lasting changes that will impact how you feel about yourself and how you interact with others. We will work together to help you gain insight into problematic patterns.

Something to know about my approach is:

I tend to work with clients in long-term, insight-oriented psychotherapy. We will work together to create a space where you can be yourself, build on your strengths, explore your vulnerabilities and grow from your challenges.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • Life Transitions
  • Women's Issues
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Carol O'Saben remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, 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
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Emily Kitchen
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work together to get you to a place of peace and feeling in control. I can help with boundaries, improved coping strategies and being mindful of thought processes. My motto is you are not alone, and you are not to blame. With help, you will be well.


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work together to get you to a place of peace and feeling in control. I can help with boundaries, improved coping strategies and being mindful of thought processes. My motto is you are not alone, and you are not to blame. With help, you will be well.

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I am passionate about working with parents who are struggling with the transition into parenthood. I'm a survivor of postpartum depression & anxiety & wanted to give back after finding the support that I needed. I will work with you at your own pace.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • grief
  • Maternal Mental Health
  • Parenting
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Women’s health
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Emily Kitchen remote and phone therapy in Illinois, Indiana
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Leigh Calloway
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I strive to foster a supportive, safe & caring environment within my sessions. We will work collaboratively to identify goals & desires, build new skills, strengthen current skills, so that each of my clients can look towards the future.


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Together, we will:

I strive to foster a supportive, safe & caring environment within my sessions. We will work collaboratively to identify goals & desires, build new skills, strengthen current skills, so that each of my clients can look towards the future.

Something to know about my approach is:

My therapy style is client centered and solution focused. I practice CBT to aid the exploration and understanding of thoughts and ideas, the feelings attached and the resulting behaviors. I also use Motivational Interviewing and Narrative Therapy.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Coping Skills
  • Couples Counseling
  • Couples issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • Family Conflict
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Panic Attacks
  • Parenting
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationships
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma
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Leigh Calloway remote and phone therapy in Illinois