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Find Discrimination Therapists & Counselors in Saginaw, MI.

 

Discrimination and mental health are intimately connected, and if you've been a victim of discrimination, you may agree. Those who have dealt with discrimination may find it difficult to cope in some cases, and this is where a therapist who specializes in discrimination can help.

They’ll draw upon their training and experience to help you identify your pain points and teach you skills you can use to cope with the situation and move forward. 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.

Types of Discrimination

Racial discrimination, which refers to being treated unfairly because of your race, is one of the most widespread and well-known types of discrimination. But you may not be aware that there are several other types of discrimination, including:

  • Discrimination for mental health concerns
  • Sexual orientation discrimination
  • Religious discrimination
  • Disability discrimination
  • Parental status discrimination
  • Pregnancy discrimination

This is not an exhaustive list of discrimination types.

If you’re suffering from any type of discrimination and finding it difficult to move forward, therapy is a great option to consider. If you’ve been experiencing discrimination, read licensed therapist Vaughn O’Neals article about how to cope with anxiety and depression caused by discrimination.

Move Past Discrimination with Therapy!

No matter what type of discrimination you’ve experienced, a licensed therapist can help you sort through your feelings and guide you toward the path of healing. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified therapist is easy! Start by browsing experts in discrimination below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Chidimma Ozor Commer
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go backwards to go forward as we explore your relationships including your behavioral and thought patterns. We will work on accessing new tools to create the relationships you want with your loved ones.


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go backwards to go forward as we explore your relationships including your behavioral and thought patterns. We will work on accessing new tools to create the relationships you want with your loved ones.

Something to know about my approach is:

that I use a strength-based, culturally relevant, and affirming approach. I also embrace cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), motivational interviewing, and employ empathy, compassion, and understanding with all client interactions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adoptive Parenting
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Postpartum Mood Disorders
  • Relationships
  • Reparenting Yourself
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Anne Volkers
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Decide what therapy looks like. You must also be committed and comfortable with what we have instore for you to want to make any changes or growth. We will discuss and agree upon goals and methods and most if not all choices through the process.


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Decide what therapy looks like. You must also be committed and comfortable with what we have instore for you to want to make any changes or growth. We will discuss and agree upon goals and methods and most if not all choices through the process.

Something to know about my approach is:

I will never pretend I am the expert on you. You will always know yourself more and I am gifted the opportunity to get to you know and hopefully notice patterns and things you didn't put together.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Abortion
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Fat Liberation
  • LGBTQ+
  • Maternal Mental Health
  • Parental Identity Development
  • paternal mental health
  • Perinatal
  • Postpartum
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Pregnancy
  • Self-acceptance
  • Transgender Issues
  • Women's Identity/Image
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Anne Volkers remote and phone therapy in Michigan
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Loretta Brand
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Focus on building a trusting therapeutic relationship so my clients can receive the support and guidance they need to create change in a healthy way. I strive to create an environment that is safe, comfortable & free of judgment.


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Focus on building a trusting therapeutic relationship so my clients can receive the support and guidance they need to create change in a healthy way. I strive to create an environment that is safe, comfortable & free of judgment.

Something to know about my approach is:

Loretta believes in a strength-based approach that is guided by the individual needs of each client. Loretta uses various tools and therapeutic interventions that are unique to each client to bring out the best in them.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • African American Males
  • African American Women
  • Alcohol
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Disability
  • Drug Use
  • Grief and Loss due to addiction
  • Life Stress
  • Physical health issues
  • self-defeating behaviors
  • Self-Esteem
  • Trauma
  • Veterans / Military Families
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Sam Shump
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We believe in meeting you where you are at and structuring our treatment to match with the goals that you have for yourself. Your life is your journey to navigate, we are here to be a support while you do and to offer you tools to help along the way!


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We believe in meeting you where you are at and structuring our treatment to match with the goals that you have for yourself. Your life is your journey to navigate, we are here to be a support while you do and to offer you tools to help along the way!

Something to know about my approach is:

At our practice we have several counselors available to speak with you! We are queer and neurodivergent owned and aim to ensure our clients feel seen for who they are. Most of our therapists use CBT, Mindfulness, and strength-based approaches.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Related Challenges
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Chronic Health Issues
  • Depression
  • Ethical Non-Monogamy
  • Gender identity
  • LGBTQ+
  • Racial Trauma
  • Relationship issues
  • Religious Trauma
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Sam Shump remote and phone therapy in Michigan
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Katherine Kezelian
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help you discover how to empower yourself, whether through big life changes or through finding new ways to cope with life's challenges.


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Together, we will:

help you discover how to empower yourself, whether through big life changes or through finding new ways to cope with life's challenges.

Something to know about my approach is:

I strive to balance validating feelings and challenging any irrational thought patterns that come up. I like to see my clients come to session with things to talk about, and use the coping skills we discuss in between sessions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Co-occurring disorders
  • Depression
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Substance use disorders
  • Young Adults
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Katherine Kezelian remote and phone therapy in Michigan