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Find Veterans / Military Therapists & Counselors in Springfield, IL.

 

Military life comes with unique struggles that can have lasting effects on veterans and their families. The stress of service, war-related trauma, and adjustment coming back to civilian life can all take their toll. Members of the military and their loved ones may develop mental health concerns like PTSD, depression, and anxiety, making life more difficult than it could be.

This is where therapy can 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.

Common Issues Military Veterans and Families Face

Here are some of the most prevalent issues facing veterans and military families:

  • Veterans: Combat injuries, addictions to narcotics, alcoholism, difficulties getting reacclimated to the civilian world, mental issues like anxiety and PTSD.
  • Military families: worry and sadness during deployment, concern for the well-being of the military member, financial struggles, a fear of being uprooted, lack of control, mental conditions like depression and anxiety, vicarious trauma.

It’s normal to have difficulty during military service or after exiting the military, and that’s why veteran and military family counseling exists. If you or your family are struggling, we recommend you explore your therapy options.

Seek Veteran/Military Family Counseling Now!

A licensed counselor will work with you and your family to explore and resolve the mental and emotional issues holding you back from enjoying life to its fullest. And Mental Health Match can help you find an experienced therapist in your area. Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

Springfield, IL Veteran and Military Family Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

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Mikail Bass
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I provide supportive psychotherapy utilizing a relational, strengths-based approach that empowers the client to build on their strengths. We will work together, in a respectful and non-judge mental manner, to decide the process and focus of therapy.


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Together, we will:

I provide supportive psychotherapy utilizing a relational, strengths-based approach that empowers the client to build on their strengths. We will work together, in a respectful and non-judge mental manner, to decide the process and focus of therapy.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use an integrated approach in therapy; I examine multiple factors that may be impacting the client. Some of these factors could include past experiences and/or relationship dynamics. I value the unique needs and history of each client.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Child or Adolescent Therapy
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Panic Attacks
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma
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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.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Coping Skills
  • Couples Counseling
  • Couples issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Grief counseling
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Men's Issues
  • Panic Attacks
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationships
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma
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Edwin Caraballo remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Elena Kochanek
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We will talk about your relationships, goals, and challenges - how your automatic thoughts and feelings are affecting your relationships and functioning in your daily life.


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We will talk about your relationships, goals, and challenges - how your automatic thoughts and feelings are affecting your relationships and functioning in your daily life.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am thoughtful and quiet when necessary, but challenging and goal-directed when you are ready.

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  • Adjustment issues
  • Anxiety
  • Baby adjustment
  • Depression
  • Parenting
  • Postpartum
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
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Elena Kochanek 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. Shoaib Memon
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We will work together to help you feel whole, peaceful, and connected. I will help you live your passion, purpose, and truth. When you are done with therapy, you will feel empowered and ready to face whatever challenges life throws at you.


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Together, we will:

We will work together to help you feel whole, peaceful, and connected. I will help you live your passion, purpose, and truth. When you are done with therapy, you will feel empowered and ready to face whatever challenges life throws at you.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am interested in helping people live better lives by learning more about themselves and how they interact with others. My first goal when meeting with you is to establish a genuine and collaborative connection. This will serve as the foundation.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger
  • Anxiety
  • Career
  • Couples Counseling
  • Couples issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Family Therapy
  • grief
  • High anxiety
  • Life Transitions
  • Loneliness
  • Men's Issues
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues
  • Worrying
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Dr. Shoaib Memon remote and phone therapy in Illinois
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Timothy Jenkins
Together, we will:

We will talk about what things are important to you. I am client centered and strongly believe in your ability to know what needs talking about.


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Together, we will:

We will talk about what things are important to you. I am client centered and strongly believe in your ability to know what needs talking about.

Something to know about my approach is:

We will collaborate in a way that makes you feel like you are talking with a trusted confidant or family member.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Adjustment issues
  • Anxiety
  • Children
  • Depression
  • EMOTIONAL SUPPORT ANIMALS
  • Gaslighting
  • grief
  • Postpartum
  • Rape and Sexual Assault
  • Teenagers
  • Trauma
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Timothy Jenkins remote and phone therapy in Illinois