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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. Wherever you are located in South Carolina from Charleston to Sumter or even Mount Pleasant, or anywhere else nearby, 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  • You are withdrawn or apathetic about relationships that used to matter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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Drawing on my main responsibility of helping you feel comfortable in this space, I bring my own openness, curiosity, warmth, and connectedness into our shared space so we can walk the path of healing, connecting, and creating meaning together.


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Drawing on my main responsibility of helping you feel comfortable in this space, I bring my own openness, curiosity, warmth, and connectedness into our shared space so we can walk the path of healing, connecting, and creating meaning together.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am an active participant in therapy. My approach combines skills-building tools to help you effectively navigate the blocks in your life, as well as insight building experiences to help you understand your own patterns and where they come from.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Aging and Getting Older
  • Aging Parents
  • Anxiety
  • Cancer
  • Caregivers
  • Complex Trauma
  • Couples
  • Developmental Trauma
  • Life Transitions
  • Relationships
  • Sex Therapy
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It is my philosophy that we walk the path together for a period of time and I help guide you to the answers that you carry within yourself.


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It is my philosophy that we walk the path together for a period of time and I help guide you to the answers that you carry within yourself.

Something to know about my approach is:

I take an eclectic whole person approach (ie mind, body, spirit) to treating trauma and the lingering aftereffects of anxiety, depression, disassociation, sleep disturbances, hypervigilance,and intrusive thoughts.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Abuse
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Adoption
  • Anger Disorders
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Concussion/Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Depression
  • Disability
  • End of Life
  • First Responders
  • Forensics
  • Helping Professionals
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Learning Disabilities
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Adjustment
  • Mood Disorders
  • Near Death Experiences
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Disorders
  • Parenting
  • Personality Disorders
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis
  • Racial or Ethnic Identity
  • Schizophrenia
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexuality
  • Trauma
  • Traumatic Loss
  • Veterans/Military Families
  • Women
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Together we will work towards you evolving into the version of you that you seek.


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Together we will work towards you evolving into the version of you that you seek.

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The approach is consistently with care, concern and respect for each person; understanding that the choice to come into therapy may not have been an easy decision.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Life Adjustment
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Sex Workers
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Angela Kearns
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identify underlying causes of the issues holding you back from a life worth living, and develop practical strategies for growth. My ultimate goal is to help you achieve greater self-awareness, resilience, and well-being to one day thrive without me.


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identify underlying causes of the issues holding you back from a life worth living, and develop practical strategies for growth. My ultimate goal is to help you achieve greater self-awareness, resilience, and well-being to one day thrive without me.

Something to know about my approach is:

holistic, mind-body focused, and evidence-based. I provide tools and resources to replace unwanted thoughts and behaviors with constructive alternatives. I draw from various therapeutic modalities; mindfulness, CBT, DBT-informed, and person-centered.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Abandonment Issues
  • Abuse
  • Abusive Relationships
  • Academic Issues
  • Acute Stress
  • ADHD in Womxn or Femme Populations
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Adjustment Issues
  • Adult Child of Emotionally Immature Parents
  • Adult Children of Alcoholics
  • Adult Children of Narcissistic Parents
  • Adulting
  • Adverse Childhood Experiences
  • Affair Recovery
  • Affairs and Cheating
  • Age 20s & 30s
  • Animal Rescue Workers
  • Anticipatory Grief
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Anxiety in Relationships
  • Anxiety Management
  • Anxious Attachment
  • Apathy
  • Assault
  • Assertiveness
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Attachment Issues
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Behavior Change
  • Betrayal Trauma
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Bipolar II
  • Bisexuality
  • Borderline Personality
  • Boundaries
  • Breakups
  • Cannabis
  • Career Burnout
  • Caretakers
  • Child Abuse
  • Childhood Abuse or Neglect
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Children of Parents With Substance Use Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Climate Change Stress
  • Communication Skills
  • Compassion Fatigue
  • Complex Anxiety
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Complex Trauma
  • Consensual Non-Monogamy
  • Coping Skills
  • Creatives
  • Critical Thinking Skills
  • Cultural Adjustment
  • Dating and Romance
  • Dependent Personality Disorder
  • Depression
  • Developing Secure Attachment
  • Discrimination
  • Distress Tolerance
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eco-Anxiety
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Emotional Intimacy
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Entrepreneurial Women
  • Ethical Non-Monogamy
  • Existential Crisis
  • Existential Issues
  • Failure to Launch
  • Family of Origin
  • Family Trauma
  • Fear of Failure
  • Fears and Phobias
  • Feminism Adjustment to Cultural Disapointment
  • Finding Meaning or Purpose
  • Functional Anxiety
  • Gaslighting
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Goals/Accountability
  • Graduate Students
  • Habit Change
  • Happiness
  • Healing From Relationships
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • High-Achieving
  • High Anxiety
  • High-Functioning Anxiety
  • Hypervigilance
  • Hypomania
  • Impulsive Behavior
  • Intergenerational Trauma
  • Interpersonal Difficulties
  • Interpersonal Effectiveness
  • Jealousy
  • LGBTQ Family Development
  • Life Adjustment
  • Life Balance
  • Life Changes
  • Life Skills
  • Life Transitions
  • Loving Someone with Addiction
  • Loving Someone with a Mental Health Disorder
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Mania
  • Married to Law Enforcement Officers
  • Mental Disorders
  • Microaggressions
  • Millenials
  • Mind-Body Connection
  • Mood Regulation
  • Mother-Daughter Relationships
  • Moving and Relocation
  • Narcissistic Abuse
  • Natural Disasters
  • Negative Self-Talk
  • New Job Transition
  • Nonbinary Gender Identity
  • Open Relationships
  • Overachievers
  • Panic Attacks
  • Parent-Adult Child Relationship
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Parent of Sexual Abuse Survivor
  • People Pleasing
  • Perfectionism
  • Performance
  • Personality Disorders
  • Polyamory
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Procrastination
  • Professional Women
  • Psychedelic Integration
  • PTSD from Abuse
  • Racial Trauma
  • Rape and Sexual Assault
  • Relational Trauma
  • Relationship Distress
  • Relationships
  • Relationship Skills
  • Reparenting Yourself
  • Rumination
  • Seasonal Depression
  • Secondary Trauma
  • Self-Acceptance
  • Self-Actualization
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Self-Awareness
  • Self Care
  • Self-Compassion
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Harm
  • Self-Image
  • Self-Regulation
  • Self-Sabotage
  • Self-Understanding
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Shame
  • Sibling Relationships
  • Single Parents
  • Situational Stress
  • Social Anxiety
  • Social Justice
  • Stress-Related Disorders
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Test/Performance Anxiety
  • Therapist for Other Therapists
  • Time Management
  • Toxic Families
  • Trauma
  • Trauma From Abuse
  • Trauma-Related Disorders
  • Values
  • Vicarious Trauma
  • Women
  • Womxn's Health
  • Workaholics
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Workplace Issues
  • Young Professionals
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Meghan McCoy-Smith
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Try on old patterns like clothes in a closet to see if they still fit. This is a practice space, a place of creation and brainstorming new ways of being who you want to be. Let yourself say the things that you've needed to hear yourself say.


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Together, we will:

Try on old patterns like clothes in a closet to see if they still fit. This is a practice space, a place of creation and brainstorming new ways of being who you want to be. Let yourself say the things that you've needed to hear yourself say.

Something to know about my approach is:

We'll examine the stories that you tell yourself that hold you back and keep you stuck. We'll learn to manage feelings and how we judge ourselves for them. We'll shift perspective on the values that we subscribe to and develop new skills to cope.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adult ADHD
  • Depression
  • High Anxiety
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Narcissistic Abuse
  • Trauma
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Meghan McCoy-Smith remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina,...