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Find Cancer Diagnosis Therapists & Counselors in Kettering, OH.

 

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 Kettering, the suburbs of Kettering, other nearby places such as Dayton, Huber Heights, or anywhere else in Ohio, 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  • You are withdrawn or avoiding friends and family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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Julia Wade
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Working together we will explore past traumas and attachment disruptions in order to understand present day struggles. We will add to your tool box of skills and explore how to connect with the present more fully so you can live your best life.


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Together, we will:

Working together we will explore past traumas and attachment disruptions in order to understand present day struggles. We will add to your tool box of skills and explore how to connect with the present more fully so you can live your best life.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach to therapy is client centered, meaning you will always have choices when working with me. I work from a trauma and attachment lens and am trained in EMDR. I can be direct when needed as well as kind and compassionate. You are not alone.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Chronic Pain
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Maternal Mental Health
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Trauma
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Julia Wade remote and phone therapy in Ohio
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Rebecca Leslie
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Change your relationship with food. We will work together to help you develop a healthy relationship with food. We may talk about values, your thoughts, and your behaviors.


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Together, we will:

Change your relationship with food. We will work together to help you develop a healthy relationship with food. We may talk about values, your thoughts, and your behaviors.

Something to know about my approach is:

I draw from cognitive behavioral, acceptance and commitment, and interpersonal therapy approaches. I use evidence-based treatment in an individualized manner, which allows me to tailor therapy to best help you.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Bariatric surgery
  • Binge Eating
  • Body Image
  • Eating Disorders
  • emotional eating
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Stress Eating
  • Weight Management
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Rebecca Leslie remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia
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Faith Pérez McGowan
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help you learn how to quiet excessive worries and fears, and bring joy back into your life. My clients know what it's like to feel tired, stressed, and overwhelmed. Together, we can find solutions that will allow you to take steps towards your goals.


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Together, we will:

help you learn how to quiet excessive worries and fears, and bring joy back into your life. My clients know what it's like to feel tired, stressed, and overwhelmed. Together, we can find solutions that will allow you to take steps towards your goals.

Something to know about my approach is:

When we work together, you can expect to practice challenging unhelpful thoughts and behaviors, learn more effective coping mechanisms, and have more restful, quality sleep.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • grief
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Maternal Mental Health
  • Trauma
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Faith Pérez McGowan remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia
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Kimberly Whitt
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Focus on whatever is important for you. Sometimes it is something found out organically together. Traumatic childhoods, attachments issues, chronic pain, parenting, religious issues, life transitions, couples issues, and self exploration.


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Focus on whatever is important for you. Sometimes it is something found out organically together. Traumatic childhoods, attachments issues, chronic pain, parenting, religious issues, life transitions, couples issues, and self exploration.

Something to know about my approach is:

An eclectic approach will be used to best suit your specific needs. A blend of mindfulness, motivational interviewing, gestalt therapeutic techniques, and somatic therapeutic techniques.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Pain
  • Couples Counseling
  • Couples issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Highly Sensitive People
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosomatic Issues
  • Trauma
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Kimberly Whitt remote and phone therapy in Kentucky, Ohio
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Rodney Dunlap
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I am efficient in treating the following:Children of Alcoholics, Sexual Abuse Victims, Depressive Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Child Bearing Loss, OCD/Scrupulosity, ADD/ADHD, Reactive Attachment Disorder


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I am efficient in treating the following:Children of Alcoholics, Sexual Abuse Victims, Depressive Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Child Bearing Loss, OCD/Scrupulosity, ADD/ADHD, Reactive Attachment Disorder

Something to know about my approach is:

I bring a comprehensive set of skills that I believe will be valuable to creating a positive therapeutic relationship and making appropriate assessment and diagnosis providing a firm foundation as your therapist.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Depression
  • Family Conflict
  • Friendships
  • grief
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • LGBTQ+
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Stress Management
  • Substance Abuse
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Rodney Dunlap remote and phone therapy in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio