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Gender identity can be a complicated issue to understand, especially when you feel like you are a different gender than the one assigned to you at birth. No matter if you feel like you are transgender, nonbinary, or gender fluid, the right support can help you gain clarity and feel more confident in who you are and how you express your gender identity.

Whether you are located in downtown Farmington, the suburbs of Farmington, other nearby places such as Flagstaff, Santa Fe, or anywhere else in New Mexico, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You Can Benefit from Therapy for Gender Identity

It can be difficult to decide whether you need professional help to understand and embrace your gender identity.

Here are some signs a therapist can help you:

  • You’re unsure of your gender identity.
  • You get uneasy or anxious when asked for pronouns.
  • You have symptoms of Gender Dysphoria, such as fantasizing about being another gender or feeling profound discomfort or disgust with your own anatomy.
  • You feel hopeless for being able to live as your authentic self.
  • You feel ready to transition genders but don’t know where to start.
  • You have conflict with friends or family who don’t respect your gender identity.

If any of the above describe you, it’s time to consider therapy. A good gender identity therapist won’t try to change who you are; rather, they will help you explore and embrace who you are.

If you’re interested in reading further, check out our Guide to Mental Health Care for People Who Are Transgender by Dr. ks Stanley.

Find Gender Identity Counseling and Therapy Today!

Left untreated, gender identity conflicts can have negative effects on your mental health. Gender dysphoria or Gender Identity Disorder can lead to depression and even physical harm in severe cases - so, the time to seek treatment is now. And Mental Health Match can help by matching you with a gender identity therapist near you. Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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My goal as your therapist will be to create a safe space where we can explore ways to decrease distress, so that you can live life feeling lighter and unburdened. In times of pain and discomfort, we have the potential to grow into a stronger self.


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My goal as your therapist will be to create a safe space where we can explore ways to decrease distress, so that you can live life feeling lighter and unburdened. In times of pain and discomfort, we have the potential to grow into a stronger self.

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I offer a wide variety of therapies to assist you in this healing process including internal family systems, EMDR and inner-child work. There is no one type of therapy to heal all wounds, and I am pleased to offer a variety of approaches to healing.

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  • Anxiety
  • Coping Skills
  • Couples
  • Depression
  • Ethical Non-Monogamy
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  • Grief
  • Kink
  • Open Relationships
  • Polyamory
  • Sexuality
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma
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My goal is to help you create the change you need in your lived experience. Therapy is about creating a strong working relationship and I want to get to know you, and help you know yourself more deeply and compassionately.


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My goal is to help you create the change you need in your lived experience. Therapy is about creating a strong working relationship and I want to get to know you, and help you know yourself more deeply and compassionately.

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I have worked with clients in severe emotional distress, and also with clients who just feel a need to "find a new path forward". Many of my clients are survivors of trauma, dealing with depression, anxiety, and relationship issues, or grief.

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  • Adolescents
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Gender Transition
  • Grief
  • LGBTQ+
  • Narcissism
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships
  • Schizoaffective Disorder
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Living in the world with our unique brains is hard because it wasn’t built for folks like us, leading to depression, anxiety and addictive behaviors. I get it. Take my hand and we’ll dive deep into figuring out how to live your best life.


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Living in the world with our unique brains is hard because it wasn’t built for folks like us, leading to depression, anxiety and addictive behaviors. I get it. Take my hand and we’ll dive deep into figuring out how to live your best life.

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We are creative, make connections others don’t and we see the big picture. We exhaust ourselves and have trouble turning off our brains. We have been called unmotivated, lazy or not living up to our potential. We are impulsive but also adventurous.

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  • Autism in Adults
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Work on goals together, ensure the therapeutic relationship is safe, and learn techniques and skills that best fit your lifestyle to make sure you can live the life you want to lead.

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I use a combination of approaches such as Narrative, Gestalt, EMDR, and DBT. I try to be up to date on approaches so I can best fit your needs. You can expect a holistic approach because I see you as a human with multiple facets to your identity.

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  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Depression
  • Gender Transition
  • LGBTQ+
  • Trauma
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I work to provide an experience of warmth, understanding, and respect that you are the expert in your own journey and share a supportive and compassionate space where you can explore your thoughts, emotions, and experiences without fear of judgment.


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I work to provide an experience of warmth, understanding, and respect that you are the expert in your own journey and share a supportive and compassionate space where you can explore your thoughts, emotions, and experiences without fear of judgment.

Something to know about my approach is:

I work to provide a safe and non-judgmental environment where you can express yourself freely. Whether you're facing life's challenges, navigating relationships, or seeking personal growth, my approach is centered on your treatment goals.

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  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Gender Identity
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Transitions
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  • Open Relationships
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