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Do you need support in understanding, accepting, or navigating your sexual orientation? It can be hard to embrace your identity if you are gay or lesbian, and even harder if you identify as bisexual, pansexual, queer, or otherwise. Sometimes the labels of sexual orientation get in the way of just understanding and listening to yourself.

If you aren’t sure of your sexual orientation or which genders you are attracted to, seeking therapy is a great step to take. 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 Could Benefit from a Therapist for Sexual Orientation

If you’re not sure whether you should seek treatment for sexual orientation issues and identities, we can help. Here are some signs indicating you could use the help of a trained professional:

  • You aren’t sure which genders you are attracted to.
  • You have internal turmoil between what you experience and what you want.
  • You are struggling to accept your sexual orientation.
  • You have experienced, or are currently experiencing, trauma related to your sexual orientation.
  • You need mental or emotional support with regard to your sexual orientation.
  • You don’t feel good about yourself.
  • You want people to know your sexual orientation, but are not sure how to tell them.

As one anonymous contributor shared about therapy and sexual orientation, "Therapy helped me love my queer self for who I am. I learned that I didn’t need to label my sexuality to understand it."

Get Started with Sexual Orientation Therapy Today!

Therapy for sexual orientation can drastically improve your mental health, leading you to become a happier, more confident version of yourself. And Mental Health Match can help you get started by matching you with a quality therapist in your area. Just browse the experts below or use our free therapist matching tool.

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We meet you where you are at mentally and go at the pace you are ready to work.

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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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I help adults overcome their struggles with anxiety, depression, trauma, and overwhelming emotions. I specialize in working with young adults and college students and as a self-identified nerd, I take care to provide a safe, geek-affirming space.


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I help adults overcome their struggles with anxiety, depression, trauma, and overwhelming emotions. I specialize in working with young adults and college students and as a self-identified nerd, I take care to provide a safe, geek-affirming space.

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I see myself as a guide--you need to do the walking because no one else can do that for you. My role is to point out things you might be missing and let you know if you start heading backwards, instead of towards your goals.

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Explore ways that you can handle stressors and alleviate any unwanted symptoms you are experiencing. I can offer a variety of healthy coping skills and talk through circumstances that are stressful. We can also work to improve your self esteem.


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Explore ways that you can handle stressors and alleviate any unwanted symptoms you are experiencing. I can offer a variety of healthy coping skills and talk through circumstances that are stressful. We can also work to improve your self esteem.

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My focus as a therapist has always been to build connection by creating a safe and welcoming space for clients to feel comfortable opening up and the freedom to be themselves. My therapeutic approach is client-centered and strengths-based.

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My services offer a chance to learn healthy coping skills, heal from past experiences, and grow into the person you strive to become.

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My main focus is helping Individuals create a culture of emotional awareness that leads to healing, deep joy, and empowerment. My style is compassionate, supportive, and engaging, and focused on clients' strengths.

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