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Chronic illnesses not only affect your physical health, but they can also be harmful for your mental health. Many sufferers of chronic illnesses, like Diabetes, Lupus, chronic pain, or Crohn’s Disease end up with mental disorders ranging from anxiety to depression, which can make life harder.

Luckily, Mental Health Match can match you with a chronic illness therapist who can help you manage the stress, fear, and angst surrounding your diagnosis. Whether you are located in downtown Sparks, the suburbs of Sparks, other nearby places such as Reno, Lincoln, or anywhere else in Nevada, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You May Need Chronic Illness Counseling

If you’re not sure whether you need chronic illness counseling, we can help. Here are some signs that indicate that you should consider therapy:

  • You feel stressed out about the diagnosis and your future.
  • You have feelings of anxiety and sadness.
  • You have trouble concentrating throughout the day.
  • You are withdrawn or apathetic about relationships that used to matter
  • You don’t sleep well.

Read this article for tips about living with a chronic illness from a licensed therapist.

Feel Better with Chronic Illness Counseling

Now is the best time to seek treatment for a chronic illness or diagnosis. 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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work through self-criticism, perfectionism, & shame; shift automatic reactions into mindful & intentional choices; help you cope with pain, loss, anxiety, & trauma; And more effectively ask for what you want while saying no to what you don't want.


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work through self-criticism, perfectionism, & shame; shift automatic reactions into mindful & intentional choices; help you cope with pain, loss, anxiety, & trauma; And more effectively ask for what you want while saying no to what you don't want.

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My goal is to provide a safe, authentic, and collaborative space for you to better understand yourself and your goals, determine what is working for you and what may not be, and for you to feel emboldened to approach life in new and meaningful ways!

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Styles
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Confidence
  • Depression
  • Existential Issues
  • Families
  • Grief
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
  • Loneliness
  • Mindfulness
  • Motherhood
  • Relationship Distress
  • Self-Esteem
  • Trauma
  • Women’s Health
  • Working Professionals
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work to identify the relationships between your thoughts, feelings, and behaviors to reduce unwanted symptoms and improve your quality of life and function (using science-backed techniques).


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work to identify the relationships between your thoughts, feelings, and behaviors to reduce unwanted symptoms and improve your quality of life and function (using science-backed techniques).

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I believe that you’re the expert on you—and with collaborative help from someone trained in evidence-based practices—improvement and healing are possible. I emphasize the use of CBT and other evidence-based treatments for your mental health concerns.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Caregivers
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Headaches
  • Health Anxiety
  • High-Functioning Anxiety
  • Life Adjustment
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress
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Dr. Derek Ream
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help you get more aligned with your values, goals, and passionate pursuits. When people are not feeling or doing well, it's typical to become less aligned with those aspects. Therapy aims to get people more aligned as to feel and do better.


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Together, we will:

help you get more aligned with your values, goals, and passionate pursuits. When people are not feeling or doing well, it's typical to become less aligned with those aspects. Therapy aims to get people more aligned as to feel and do better.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am trained in a variety of cognitive-behavioral-based therapies, a proven approach to changing thinking patterns and behaviors in a limited number of sessions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Fears and Phobias
  • Gay
  • Grief
  • Harm OCD
  • LGBTQ+
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Regulation
  • Motivation
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attacks
  • Panic Disorders
  • Procrastination
  • Resilience
  • Social Anxiety
  • Substance Use
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We will work together to create a plan to help you begin to take back control over your mood and life. You will learn skills to help improve communication, coping, and boundary setting. With practice, these changes will become a normal way of being.


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Together, we will:

We will work together to create a plan to help you begin to take back control over your mood and life. You will learn skills to help improve communication, coping, and boundary setting. With practice, these changes will become a normal way of being.

Something to know about my approach is:

Although my primary therapy training focused on CBT, I recognize that CBT isn't right for everyone or every situation. I use a tailored and often solutions-focused approach to therapy that best supports people's needs.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Burnout
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Relationship Conflict
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Dr. Dathan Landon-Freeman
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Develop a plan to reduce your distress, challenge negative perceptions and beliefs, and enhance your quality of life.


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Develop a plan to reduce your distress, challenge negative perceptions and beliefs, and enhance your quality of life.

Something to know about my approach is:

Trained as a psychologist, I offer several treatments found to work with people impacted by depression, anxiety, substance use, and trauma. I tailor each treatment to meet your individual needs while considering your unique cultural background.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Child Abuse
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Racial or Ethnic Identity
  • Racial Trauma
  • Racism
  • Social Anxiety
  • Trauma
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Dr. Dathan Landon-Freeman remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklah...