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Find Cancer Diagnosis Therapists & Counselors in Utica, NY.

 

A cancer diagnosis is scary, and while your focus may be on your physical health, your mental health may also be at risk. Many sufferers of cancer, radiation, or chemotherapy end up with mental disorders or challenges ranging from anxiety to depression, which can make life even harder.

Luckily, Mental Health Match can match you with a therapist who can help you manage the stress, fear, and angst surrounding a cancer diagnosis, oncology, and treatment. Whether you are located in downtown Utica, the suburbs of Utica, other nearby places such as Schenectady, Binghamton, or anywhere else in New York, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You May Need Cancer Counseling

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

  • You are overwhelmed by fear or sadness.
  • You are withdrawn or avoiding friends and family
  • You no longer want to do things that used to excite you.
  • You’ve lost your appetite.
  • You can’t sleep.

Read this article to learn more about distress caused by a cancer diagnosis.

Feel Better with Cancer Counseling

Now is the best time to seek treatment for concerns about cancer. 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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Jacqueline Tassiello
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Tap into your strengths, find new ways to cope, release old patterns, and get curious. We'll use the creative process to gain information that isn't always conscious, and use any combination of talk, art, and writing to prompt healing.


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Together, we will:

Tap into your strengths, find new ways to cope, release old patterns, and get curious. We'll use the creative process to gain information that isn't always conscious, and use any combination of talk, art, and writing to prompt healing.

Something to know about my approach is:

I support clients who want to slow down, reconnect with themselves, and cope through difficulties. When experiencing stress or anxiety, it often affects every aspect of life. The creative process offers a powerful way to gain insight and awareness.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Child Therapy
  • Coping with medical illnesses
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • grief
  • Healthcare workers
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Jacqueline Tassiello remote and phone therapy in New Jersey, New York
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Karla Karpowicz
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help you work towards feeling more fulfilled with your life and connected to your authentic self.


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Together, we will:

help you work towards feeling more fulfilled with your life and connected to your authentic self.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach is tailored to you on that day. Meaning, every session may look a little different. Sometimes, we will be talking throughout, others we may be practicing mindfulness or walking through a physical feeling of an emotion.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Pain
  • Fertility challenges
  • grief
  • Invisible Illness
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Sports Performance
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Karla Karpowicz remote and phone therapy in New York
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Mateja (Matty) Petje
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Are you feeling anxious all the time, worrying about the future? Having intrusive thoughts? Not sleeping? Are you getting triggered by certain people or situations? If you're in crisis or suicidal, please call 911 as I do not work with crisis.


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Are you feeling anxious all the time, worrying about the future? Having intrusive thoughts? Not sleeping? Are you getting triggered by certain people or situations? If you're in crisis or suicidal, please call 911 as I do not work with crisis.

Something to know about my approach is:

I create a customized treatment plan for my clients. I utilize a combination of traditional talk therapy (such as CBT) with alternative medicine practices such as hypnosis, NLP, yoga, meditation, affirmations, and relaxation techniques.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Abuse and Neglect
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Childhood Emotional Neglect
  • Codependency
  • Confidence and Self-worth
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Dysthymia
  • Emotion Dysregulation
  • Entrepreneurial Women
  • Fears and Phobias
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Holistic Wellness
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Life Coaching
  • Loneliness
  • Mindfulness meditation and spirituality
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Spirituality
  • Therapist for other Therapists
  • Trauma Recovery
  • Women's Issues
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Mateja (Matty)  Petje remote and phone therapy in Florida, New York
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Ruchi Bhargava
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Meet your goals in a safe and caring environment.


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Meet your goals in a safe and caring environment.

Something to know about my approach is:

I truly work to meet your goals as the client. I work at your pace to ensure that you feel safe while exploring the challenges that you are facing.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment issues
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Hard of hearing (in betweener - don't relate to hearing world 100% or hard of hearing world 100%)
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Relational Communication
  • Relationship issues
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Ruchi Bhargava remote and phone therapy in Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia
Picture of Clarissa  Brown, therapist in New York
Clarissa Brown
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We can help you feel better by finding the proper treatment approach that works for you.


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Picture of Clarissa  Brown, therapist in New York
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Together, we will:

We can help you feel better by finding the proper treatment approach that works for you.

Something to know about my approach is:

My specialization include depression, anxiety, bipolar and PTSD.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bisexuality
  • Coping Skills
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • grief
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Lesbian Identity
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Medication Management
  • Mood Disorders
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues
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Clarissa  Brown remote and phone therapy in New York