Find PTSD Therapists & Counselors in Springfield, IL.

 

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is a debilitating mental condition that can completely derail your life. It manifests with disturbing thoughts related to a traumatic event that happened a while ago. Sometimes the wounds of the trauma are so deep that you find it hard to function, and this is where therapy can help.

A licensed PTSD therapist can help you heal from traumatic events and regain a sense of calm and ease. 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.

Symptoms of PTSD

PTSD presents in different ways depending on the individual. If you’re suffering from PTSD, you may experience symptoms such as:

  • Intrusive memories that manifest as nightmares, realistic flashbacks, or reactions to anything that reminds you of the traumatic event.
  • Increased reactiveness to external situations.
  • Mood changes including emotional numbness, hopelessness, and pessimism.

If you are wondering if you have PTSD, read this article for more information about PTSD symptoms.

It’s Never Too Late: Get Help for PTSD Today

A therapist who specializes in PTSD therapy can help you discover the source of your psychological stress and create a treatment plan to help you feel better. Use our free therapist matching tool to find a therapist today!

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Ash Levine
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explore what's going wrong, what's going right, and how we can mix up the balance. We'll explore what you want and need, and figure out what behaviors need to change to get you there -- all in a shame and judgement free space.


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Together, we will:

explore what's going wrong, what's going right, and how we can mix up the balance. We'll explore what you want and need, and figure out what behaviors need to change to get you there -- all in a shame and judgement free space.

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that I'm always going to keep you at the center of the work. This is your life, your relationships, and your future. I have some expertise and tools, but you're the expert on you.

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I always try to balance my approach to meet my clients where they are. Typically counseling is more successful if the client can discover solutions for themselves with gentle guidance from me.


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I always try to balance my approach to meet my clients where they are. Typically counseling is more successful if the client can discover solutions for themselves with gentle guidance from me.

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I primarily use Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) but also incorporate elements of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT).

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  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Coping Skills
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Panic Attacks
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma
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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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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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  • Marriage Counseling
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Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we can experience at some point in our lives. Through counseling and treatment, we are able to help you recover motivation, perspective, and joy that you once


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Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we can experience at some point in our lives. Through counseling and treatment, we are able to help you recover motivation, perspective, and joy that you once

Something to know about my approach is:

My focus is to help individuals heal, energize, and become aware of their inner strengths. I achieve this by providing a neutral safe space, listening to your concerns, and customizing a treatment plan.

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  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
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  • Major Depressive Disorder
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Roger Lin
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The goals for therapy can range from the relief of your symptoms to making significant life changes. The process of therapy includes developing skills to address your emotions, thoughts, core beliefs, and habits.


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The goals for therapy can range from the relief of your symptoms to making significant life changes. The process of therapy includes developing skills to address your emotions, thoughts, core beliefs, and habits.

Something to know about my approach is:

My framework to therapy is holistic health taking into account your mental, emotional, physical, relational, and spiritual well-being. My therapy methods are based on the best evidence-based practices in the research and training of psychologists.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment issues
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • Major Depressive Disorder
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  • Religious Identity
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Roger Lin 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