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A cancer diagnosis is scary, and while your focus may be on your physical health, your mental health may also be at risk. Many sufferers of cancer, radiation, or chemotherapy end up with mental disorders or challenges ranging from anxiety to depression, which can make life even harder.

Luckily, Mental Health Match can match you with a therapist who can help you manage the stress, fear, and angst surrounding a cancer diagnosis, oncology, and treatment. Wherever you are located in Kansas from Hutchinson to Wichita or even Olathe, or anywhere else nearby, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You May Need Cancer Counseling

If you’re not sure whether you need cancer counseling, we can help. Here are some signs that indicate that you should consider therapy:

  • You are overwhelmed by fear or sadness.
  • You are withdrawn or avoiding friends and family
  • You no longer want to do things that used to excite you.
  • You’ve lost your appetite.
  • You can’t sleep.

Read this article to learn more about distress caused by a cancer diagnosis.

Feel Better with Cancer Counseling

Now is the best time to seek treatment for concerns about cancer. Mental Health Match can help you get started by connecting you with the most suitable therapist for your needs. Browse below or use our free therapist matching tool.

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Courtney Neal
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Together, we will: explore how your feelings of anxiousness and stress are present in your body. We will practice grounding and relaxing activities that will help you regulate your own emotions and have more control over your feelings.


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Together, we will:

Together, we will: explore how your feelings of anxiousness and stress are present in your body. We will practice grounding and relaxing activities that will help you regulate your own emotions and have more control over your feelings.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach can be described as collaborative and strength based. I utilize CBT and mindfulness techniques such as breathing and movement techniques to help clients change their thinking and behavior patterns and to bring calmness and balance.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Career Counseling
  • Christian Counseling
  • Chronic Fear
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Empowering women
  • Fear of Failure
  • Fears and Phobias
  • grief
  • Infertility
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Life Adjustment
  • Life changes
  • Life Coaching
  • Panic Attacks
  • Perfectionism
  • Relationships
  • Self care
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self Regulation
  • Self-Worth
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Workplace Issues
  • Worrying
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Courtney Neal remote and phone therapy in Kansas
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Alicia Polk
Together, we will:

Identify your strengths and utilize these to address your situation. We will explore how your self-talk may be limiting you and teach you how to compassionately coach yourself to work toward your goals. We will improve the quality of your life.


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Together, we will:

Identify your strengths and utilize these to address your situation. We will explore how your self-talk may be limiting you and teach you how to compassionately coach yourself to work toward your goals. We will improve the quality of your life.

Something to know about my approach is:

I seek your feedback to learn what works well for you so I do more of that. The more feedback you can give me, the more I can approach therapy in a way that works best for you. I love to provide helpful tools and education.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID)
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Rape and Sexual Assault
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Alicia Polk remote and phone therapy in Kansas, Missouri
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Dr. Maria Lise Flores
Together, we will:

My clients balance hectic schedules with multiple responsibilities. Career, family, and social stressors--we're all feeling it. Healthy boundaries, communication skills, burnout prevention and addressing self-defeating thinking are starting points.


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Together, we will:

My clients balance hectic schedules with multiple responsibilities. Career, family, and social stressors--we're all feeling it. Healthy boundaries, communication skills, burnout prevention and addressing self-defeating thinking are starting points.

Something to know about my approach is:

Clients who are seeking treatment for Anxiety Disorders, Stress and Burnout, and Divorce/Breakups will find compassionate understanding, empowerment, and relief. I'm integrative in my approach and have a wide variety of effective approaches to share.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Bipolar II
  • Burn Out
  • Career Transitions
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Health Anxiety
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Life Transitions
  • Narcissist recovery
  • Racial Trauma
  • Social Anxiety
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Dr. Maria Lise Flores 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, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin
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Wendy Hawkins
Together, we will:

Explore what's working versus what's not working in your world. We will collaborate to develop an understanding of past experiences in connection to current relationships, skills, habits and behaviors. We'll take that information and create a plan!


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Together, we will:

Explore what's working versus what's not working in your world. We will collaborate to develop an understanding of past experiences in connection to current relationships, skills, habits and behaviors. We'll take that information and create a plan!

Something to know about my approach is:

I utilize a handful of models with my clients. I believe every individual should be in control of their mental health journey. I'm here to educate and empower you throughout that evolution. Therapy is meant to be action oriented.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Family Conflict
  • grief
  • Holistic Wellness
  • Infidelity
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Postpartum Anxiety
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Queer Identity
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Wendy Hawkins remote and phone therapy in Kansas, Missouri
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Dr. Corinne Smorra
Together, we will:

I provide a place you can reveal your thoughts and feelings without being concerned about a negative reaction. We work together over time to achieve the goals you desire, along with helping you become self-sufficient to deal with life’s curveballs.


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Picture of Dr. Corinne Smorra, therapist in Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Massachusetts, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Texas
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Together, we will:

I provide a place you can reveal your thoughts and feelings without being concerned about a negative reaction. We work together over time to achieve the goals you desire, along with helping you become self-sufficient to deal with life’s curveballs.

Something to know about my approach is:

We will do a lot of work together, but my goal is to make “walking through” your uncomfortable moments more bearable. Our sessions will begin with what is currently on your mind. Our work is a gradual and continuous even outside of our sessions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Disease
  • Congenital Disease
  • Depression
  • grief
  • Health
  • Organ Transplantation
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Dr. Corinne Smorra remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Massachusetts, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Texas