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Many people might prefer a multiracial therapist as they might feel more connected, safer, and less guarded with a mental health professional who is multiracial than with someone who isn’t.

The trouble is that, for a long time, it was hard to find multiracial therapists - but not anymore. We’re here to help. Whether you are located in downtown Springfield, the suburbs of Springfield, other nearby places such as Florissant, Peoria, or anywhere else in Illinois, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Benefits of Seeing a Mixed Race Therapist

Multiracial people face some unique challenges that non-multiracial people may not be able to relate to. Some of the most common issues cited by mixed-race people include:

  • Identity crises
  • Social issues
  • Loneliness
  • Estrangement

Nobody can understand these issues as experienced by a mixed-race person quite like someone who has had a shared experience. Here are a couple of reasons you should consider a mixed-race therapist:

  • A mixed-race therapist may be more capable of picking up on mixed-race-related issues than therapists of other races.
  • You may feel more comfortable sharing intimate details of your life and thoughts with someone you feel connected to.

Race is not the only factor to consider when choosing a therapist. To learn more, read this article about how to know if a therapist is right for you.

See a Mixed Race Therapist Today!

You don’t have to wade through tons of search results or call therapy practices in your area to find a multiracial therapist. We’ve done the work for you. With Mental Health Match, finding a qualified mixed-race therapist is easy! Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Dr. Gwendolyn Marshall
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Together, we will work as a team to craft tools, and skills that can be managed.


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Together, we will work as a team to craft tools, and skills that can be managed.

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I am here to support you in becoming the best you, with a better understanding of what has been your life struggles, supports as well as what works best for you in your life.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Attachment Issues
  • Depression Management
  • Family Therapy
  • Relationships
  • Trauma
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Dr. Gwendolyn  Marshall  remote and phone therapy in Idaho, Illinois
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justin kozak
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I am open to discussing and/or addressing any issues or events that a re brought to the table. I mainly focus on the present but will explore the past and prepare for the future when it is needed or asked of me.


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I am open to discussing and/or addressing any issues or events that a re brought to the table. I mainly focus on the present but will explore the past and prepare for the future when it is needed or asked of me.

Something to know about my approach is:

The therapeutic relationship is very important to me, so I work to build a space where people feel comfortable addressing issues in a practical and straightforward manner. I tend to be goal oriented and positive in my delivery.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Communication Issues
  • Cultural Issues
  • grief
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Racial Trauma
  • Relational difficulties
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Trauma
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justin kozak remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Tanya Kavicky-Mels
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Get comfortable with the uncomfortable parts, and will discuss any topic with you, whether it be death, money, sex, or deep desires/longings. I do not shy away from being uncomfortable, especially if that means you can grow into the person you are.


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Get comfortable with the uncomfortable parts, and will discuss any topic with you, whether it be death, money, sex, or deep desires/longings. I do not shy away from being uncomfortable, especially if that means you can grow into the person you are.

Something to know about my approach is:

I just don't sit and nod my head. I walk along side you. As your therapist, I walk my talk. I invest in my personal and professional growth. I don’t think it is fair to ask you to trust and engage in your growth work if I don’t do the same.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Relationship Distress
  • Symbolic Grief
  • Trauma Recovery
  • Women's Issues
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Tanya Kavicky-Mels remote and phone therapy in Illinois, North Carolina, Wisconsin
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Ariel Sheeger
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change the way you run your life. So often, clients come in with one or two acute issues and find that our work together improves so many other areas of life!


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change the way you run your life. So often, clients come in with one or two acute issues and find that our work together improves so many other areas of life!

Something to know about my approach is:

I value transparency and collaboration. We are here to strengthen your resilience, guide you toward honesty, and a higher sense of self. Also, we may even laugh together from time to time.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Couples issues
  • Kink Community
  • Open Relationships
  • Polyamory
  • Relationship Distress
  • Sexuality
  • Sex worker support
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Ariel Sheeger remote and phone therapy in Illinois, Louisiana, New York
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Dr Christine Reese
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Find a solution to your problems by connecting you to needed resources and learning the appropriate coping skills needed to reduce or eliminate your symptoms.


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Find a solution to your problems by connecting you to needed resources and learning the appropriate coping skills needed to reduce or eliminate your symptoms.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach is client centered. I use a multitude of approaches, depending on whatever achieves the best results for my patients.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Blended Families
  • Depression Management
  • Divorce Recovery for Children
  • Engagement and Marriage
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • Grief counseling
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Stepfamilies
  • Veterans / Military Families
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Dr Christine Reese remote and phone therapy in Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Wisconsin