Browse > Michigan > Saginaw > Drama Therapy

Find Drama Therapy Therapists & Counselors in Saginaw, MI.

 

If you’re dealing with internal struggles or conflicts, or are searching for an interactive outlet that can help you improve your life, drama therapy is a promising option to consider.

Drama therapy incorporates drama principles and activities, in addition to psychology and behavioral health techniques, to help you achieve mental health objectives.

It helps you to tap into your feelings, attitudes, and behaviors through theatre and drama-based activities. Drama therapy can include storytelling, improv, role-playing, and theater games. This is a good option for someone who is having difficulty articulating their stories, goals, feelings, and thoughts through talk therapy alone.

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.

Drama Therapy Benefits

Drama therapy is a proven approach. Here are some ways that drama therapy helps people:

  • Improved self-awareness and self-understanding.
  • Greater self confidence.
  • Healthy and effective interpersonal communication.
  • New coping skills.
  • More expression of emotions and feelings.

This is not an exhaustive list of drama therapy benefits.

If you are interested in learning more about Drama therapy and other forms of expressive art therapy, check out this article by Licensed Mental Health Counselor Jennifer Bishop.

Get Started with Drama Therapy Today!

A drama therapist or counselor can help tremendously, regardless of your creative skill level or social ability. And Mental Health Match is here to help you find a local therapist or counselor in minutes! Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

Saginaw, MI Drama Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

Looking to expand your network? At Mental Health Match, we match clients to therapists and counselors specializing in drama therapy. Get set up for new referrals in 10 minutes or less. 60 day free trial, with no credit cards required to start. Join now.

Read more
WANT TO SEE PERSONALIZED MATCHES?
Take our survey to find therapists who fit your budget and goals.
Showing 1 - 5 (9 total therapists)
Showing 1 - 5 (9 total therapists)
Filters:
Picture of Paulette  Niemiec, therapist in Michigan
Paulette Niemiec
Together, we will:

Use techniques from Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) and Gestalt Therapy psychodrama ("Empty Chair Therapy") to provide what's necessary for you to get healing from depression, anxiety, obsessive thoughts, and other symptoms of abuse and trauma.


VIEW PROFILE
Picture of Paulette  Niemiec, therapist in Michigan
VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

Use techniques from Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) and Gestalt Therapy psychodrama ("Empty Chair Therapy") to provide what's necessary for you to get healing from depression, anxiety, obsessive thoughts, and other symptoms of abuse and trauma.

Something to know about my approach is:

Those who attend counseling/therapy sessions with me will know that I specialize in CBT and Gestalt Therapy "psychodrama" to bring about healing from PTSD and Complex PTSD symptoms. Couples: Learn new communication skills through role-play exercises.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • anxiety management
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • High anxiety
  • Panic Attacks
  • Persistant Depressive Disorder
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) from abuse
  • Social Anxiety
Read more about me
Paulette  Niemiec remote and phone therapy in Michigan
Picture of Becky Hellwig, therapist in Michigan, North Carolina, Vermont
Becky Hellwig
Together, we will:

Work to create a safe place for you to address your concerns, issues, and needs. We will work to identify what your ideal life worth living goals are, and what we can do to help you meet those goals. This is your therapy, and you are in control!


VIEW PROFILE
Picture of Becky Hellwig, therapist in Michigan, North Carolina, Vermont
VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

Work to create a safe place for you to address your concerns, issues, and needs. We will work to identify what your ideal life worth living goals are, and what we can do to help you meet those goals. This is your therapy, and you are in control!

Something to know about my approach is:

I believe that fit is most important. Once you feel comfortable in the fit, we work together to determine what your life worth living looks like and how to get there. This is a team effort, and you are not alone on the journey.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Asexuality
  • Borderline Personality
  • Couples sex therapy
  • Depression
  • Early childhood trauma and its adult manifestations
  • Healthy Sexuality
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) from abuse
  • Rape and Sexual Assault
  • Secondary Trauma
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Trauma
  • Trauma EMDR
Read more about me
Becky Hellwig remote and phone therapy in Michigan, North Carolina, Vermont
Picture of Shanty Robbennolt, therapist in Michigan
Shanty Robbennolt
Together, we will:

create your best life. You get to be heard and express yourself, learn about (and work through) your issues, develop new skills, and create healthier habits in order to achieve healing, and improved life enjoyment, balance, and wellness.


VIEW PROFILE
Picture of Shanty Robbennolt, therapist in Michigan
VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

create your best life. You get to be heard and express yourself, learn about (and work through) your issues, develop new skills, and create healthier habits in order to achieve healing, and improved life enjoyment, balance, and wellness.

Something to know about my approach is:

I focus first on our therapeutic relationship. Without a solid foundation, therapy doesn't work. We will then work together to figure out all the approaches and modalities that will work best for you. It's your work, I'm just a guide and teacher.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Abandonment Issues
  • Abuse
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Burn Out
  • Caregiver Stress
  • Clinician Supervision
  • Coping Skills
  • Domestic Violence
  • Emotional regulation
  • Faith and Spirituality
  • Fears and Phobias
  • grief
  • Life changes
  • Life Satisfaction and Fulfillment
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic
  • Perfectionism
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships
  • Self-acceptance
  • Therapist for other Therapists
  • Trauma
  • Treatment for Professionals
  • Women's Issues
  • Work-Life Balance
Read more about me
Shanty Robbennolt remote and phone therapy in Michigan
Picture of Jamie Loffredo, therapist in Michigan
Jamie Loffredo
Together, we will:

Explore why you are feeling stuck or engaged in self destructive behaviors.


VIEW PROFILE
Picture of Jamie Loffredo, therapist in Michigan
VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

Explore why you are feeling stuck or engaged in self destructive behaviors.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use a blend of recovery oriented existential therapy, solution focused therapy, narrative therapy and eco based therapies.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Mood Disorders
  • Substance Abuse Intervention
  • Substance use disorders
  • Trauma
Read more about me
Jamie Loffredo remote and phone therapy in Michigan
Picture of Alicia Johnson, therapist in Florida, Michigan, Oklahoma
Alicia Johnson
Together, we will:

identify the barriers preventing you from taking care of your needs and find solutions that can provide relief without feeling guilty. We will understand where the pressures are coming from in order to help you find your true inner voice.


VIEW PROFILE
Picture of Alicia Johnson, therapist in Florida, Michigan, Oklahoma
VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

identify the barriers preventing you from taking care of your needs and find solutions that can provide relief without feeling guilty. We will understand where the pressures are coming from in order to help you find your true inner voice.

Something to know about my approach is:

it is different for everyone based on your unique needs. If there was a cookie cutter approach that worked, you would have tried it by now. Together, we can use humor and your strengths to find what works for you.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Burn Out
  • Compassion Fatigue
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Life changes
  • Medical Professionals
  • Trauma
  • Work-Life Balance
Read more about me
Alicia Johnson remote and phone therapy in Florida, Michigan, Oklahoma