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Find Racial Justice Therapists & Counselors in Saginaw, MI.

 

Many therapists commit to racial justice principles, including working to expose and counter white privilege and heal the effects of racial trauma. Racial trauma can take the form of hurtful social interactions, lack of education and employment opportunities, and more.

Thankfully, racial justice therapists are available not only to help you heal but to empower you to commit to racial injustice. 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.

How Racial Justice Therapists Can Help

Here are a few of the ways racial justice therapists can help you:

  • They can be a supportive guide to understanding the effect racism has on you, your mental health, and your life.
  • They set the stage for a meaningful discussion and inspire you to look inwardly for answers to problems.
  • They can give you tips and tricks to remain calm amidst racial aggressions.
  • They can help you feel empowered about who you are.
  • They can help you understand and dismantle white privilege.

If you are a White person considering a racial justice therapist, read licensed therapist Marla Berger’s article on promoting racial equality. If you are BIPOC, consider licensed therapist Vaughn O'Neal’s tips for Black mental health during turbulent times.

Get Started with a Racial Justice Therapist Today!

A licensed racial justice therapist is available to help you improve your mental health with the help of someone who shares your values. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified counselor or therapist is easy! Start by browsing racial justice therapists below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Kayla Merrill
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Reduce anxiety, overwhelm, and burn out while processing trauma, integrating healing, and building a life full of authentic connection and joy. When we embrace our ability to feel and experience hard things, we learn self-love, empathy, and peace.


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Together, we will:

Reduce anxiety, overwhelm, and burn out while processing trauma, integrating healing, and building a life full of authentic connection and joy. When we embrace our ability to feel and experience hard things, we learn self-love, empathy, and peace.

Something to know about my approach is:

I believe that therapy should grow and change right alongside you. As you begin to integrate what you gain in session into your daily life, your needs and goals will change. Our sessions will be tailored to your present needs, not stuck in one model.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Acute Grief
  • Adverse Childhood Experiences
  • Empowering women
  • grief
  • Grief counseling
  • Life Transitions
  • Perfectionism
  • Perinatal loss
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy and Infant Loss
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Women's Identity/Image
  • Women's Issues
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Olivia Baylor
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Together, we will begin to unravel the aspects of life that may be holding you back or causing friction in your life.


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Together, we will begin to unravel the aspects of life that may be holding you back or causing friction in your life.

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It’s important to know that my approach is rooted in my passion for helping people from all walks of life, and I am ready to meet my clients where they are. I have a diverse range of experiences that have shaped my lens through.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Aging Gracefully
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery Evaluation
  • Child Abuse
  • Corporate leadership stress
  • Cultural Adjustment
  • Cultural Trauma
  • Depression
  • Empowering women
  • Empty Nest
  • Family Planning
  • Guardians and Children
  • High anxiety
  • Hispanic and Latino Issues
  • Immigration evaluations
  • Negative Communication
  • Negative core beliefs
  • Negative Self-Talk
  • Pre- and Post- Surgical Counseling
  • Racism-related stress
  • Sport counseling
  • Sport Psychology
  • Veterans / Military Families
  • Weight Management
  • Women's Identity/Image
  • Young Men
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Faith Elie
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Therapy is an opportunity for you to gain support while working through different issues, crises, and traumas as well as working towards achieving your personal goals. Together, we can really hone into what it is you are wanting for yourself.


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Therapy is an opportunity for you to gain support while working through different issues, crises, and traumas as well as working towards achieving your personal goals. Together, we can really hone into what it is you are wanting for yourself.

Something to know about my approach is:

My specialties include trauma, grief, depression, anxiety, PTSD, and others. I am a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner. NARM (Neuro Affective Relational ModeI) level 2, IFS (Internal Family Systems) level 2.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Abuse and Neglect
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Issues
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Body Image
  • Chronic Pain
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Creative Blocks
  • Creative Expression
  • Depression
  • developmental trauma
  • Divorce and Separation
  • End of Life
  • Existential Issues
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • grief
  • Infidelity
  • Kink Community
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Meaning of Life
  • Mindbody Connection
  • Non-monogamy
  • Polyamory
  • Psychedelic Integration
  • Relationship Distress
  • Religious Trauma
  • Self-Actualization
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Self-love
  • Sexual Health Issues
  • Sexual Trauma
  • Sex worker support
  • Spiritual Exploration
  • Trauma
  • Work-Life Balance
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Mike Finn
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Help you find a secure calm, comfort, and groundedness again in your body, self, and in your relationships. When ready, we can do the tough work of helping you create real change for your life that is reliable, compassionate, and enduring.


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Together, we will:

Help you find a secure calm, comfort, and groundedness again in your body, self, and in your relationships. When ready, we can do the tough work of helping you create real change for your life that is reliable, compassionate, and enduring.

Something to know about my approach is:

We will work from a strong relational footing with goals on the horizon. I work from a psychodynamic approach and can also incorporate clinical hypnosis, using evidence based principles, to help you make reliable change in your life.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic stress
  • Depression
  • Medical Professionals
  • Perfectionism
  • Persistant Depressive Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-acceptance
  • Self Regulation
  • Stress
  • Trauma
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Allison Stewart
Together, we will:

understand the root causes of your feelings of anxiousness and stress, and we will find new ways to respond to relationships and life stressors. Our work together will also ease self doubt and help you communicate and maintain boundaries.


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Together, we will:

understand the root causes of your feelings of anxiousness and stress, and we will find new ways to respond to relationships and life stressors. Our work together will also ease self doubt and help you communicate and maintain boundaries.

Something to know about my approach is:

I help you dig into the “why” behind your feelings and behaviors. With my knowledge of the mind-body connection and how past experiences and relationships affect current emotions, I support you in achieving more calm and balance in your life.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Imposter Syndrome
  • Life Transitions
  • People Pleasing
  • Perfectionism
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Stress
  • Trauma
  • Working Professionals
  • Work-Life Balance
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Allison Stewart remote and phone therapy in Michigan