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Find Cancer Diagnosis Therapists & Counselors in Saginaw, MI.

 

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. Whether you are located in downtown Saginaw, the suburbs of Saginaw, other nearby places such as Flint, Pontiac, or anywhere else in Michigan, 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  • You are withdrawn or avoiding friends and family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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Stephanie Lake
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Are you experiencing emotions that are difficult to manage on your own? I specialize in helping you learn to cope with overwhelming emotions, depression, life transitions, relationship issues, boundaries, anxiety, and chronic illness.


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Are you experiencing emotions that are difficult to manage on your own? I specialize in helping you learn to cope with overwhelming emotions, depression, life transitions, relationship issues, boundaries, anxiety, and chronic illness.

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I integrate evidence-based practices to guide you through roadblocks that keep you stuck. My therapeutic approaches are CBT, strengths-based, and integrative; meeting you where you are at, and assisting you with where you want to be.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Boundaries
  • Chronic Disease
  • Depression
  • Relationship Distress
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Traci Doran
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Explore ways for you to wake up feeling rested and ready to take on whatever lies ahead for the day. Creating a positive outlook on life and increasing your self-esteem. Find new coping skills/strategies to help you with life's struggles.


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Explore ways for you to wake up feeling rested and ready to take on whatever lies ahead for the day. Creating a positive outlook on life and increasing your self-esteem. Find new coping skills/strategies to help you with life's struggles.

Something to know about my approach is:

Using humor, as laughter is medicine for the body and soul.

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  • Caregiver Stress
  • Christian Counseling
  • Communication Skills
  • Coping Skills
  • Coping with medical illnesses
  • Dealing with Money in the Relationship
  • Depression Management
  • EMDR
  • Financial Anxiety
  • Financial Concerns
  • Financial Goals
  • Financial Insecurity
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Goals/Accountability
  • Grief and Loss due to addiction
  • Grief counseling
  • Mindfulness meditation and spirituality
  • Pre-Marital Counseling
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Relationship Skills
  • Stress Management
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Traci Doran remote and phone therapy in Michigan
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Tyler Boris
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Focus on cognitive and emotional identification, non judgmental awareness, controlled breathing, unplugging, ego recognition, self kindness, impermanence, as well as spending time with yourself and others in an engaged, authentic manner.


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Focus on cognitive and emotional identification, non judgmental awareness, controlled breathing, unplugging, ego recognition, self kindness, impermanence, as well as spending time with yourself and others in an engaged, authentic manner.

Something to know about my approach is:

I do not practice traditional psychotherapy. My aim is to teach you how to effectively apply mindfulness to your daily lives. I have taken ancient techniques regarding mindful awareness and tweaked them to be applicable to modern day life.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Financial Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • grief
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Overeating
  • Social Anxiety
  • Substance Abuse
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Tyler Boris remote and phone therapy in Michigan
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Cassie Deising
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In this therapeutic relationship, we will work toward implementing coping skills to manage your stressors or other behaviors. Implementing mindfulness, and drawing out your current strengths is also essential.


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In this therapeutic relationship, we will work toward implementing coping skills to manage your stressors or other behaviors. Implementing mindfulness, and drawing out your current strengths is also essential.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use a trauma-informed lens when working with my clients. For some, it’s difficult to open up about their feelings because they’ve never been given that chance. I provide a space for clients to express themselves, give them validation and support.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • grief
  • Physical Emotional Abuse
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual abuse recovery
  • Women's Issues
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Cassie Deising remote and phone therapy in Michigan
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Dr. Corinne Smorra
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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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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, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, Wisconsin