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If you’re a first responder (such as police, EMT, firefighter, etc.), you regularly work in a high-stress environment to perform life-saving work. This puts you at a higher risk of developing mental and emotional issues, including depression and PTSD, necessitating professional therapy.

Therapists are a critical resource for first responders. Whether you are located in downtown Laredo, Heights, La Bota Ranch, Lago Del Mar Division, or even Plantation, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Do You Need First Responder Counseling?

First responders often experience traumatic events that can leave a lasting effect on their mental health. Here are some signs that you could use counseling:

  • Recurring memories of a traumatic event, such as a shooting, arrest, fire, or critical incident.
  • Feeling anxious or stressed on a chronic basis.
  • Feeling sad on an ongoing basis without hope.
  • Loss of interest in things that you used to love.
  • Being easily agitated or emotionally reactive.
  • Feeling burned out or apathetic about your job.

If any of the above signs ring true to you, consider getting some help in the form of first responder counseling. For more help to figure out if counseling is right for you, read this article from licensed therapist Dana Carretta-Stein about signs of trauma common to first responders.

Get First Responder Therapy Today!

Mental Health Match can help you find a professional therapist who can help you cope with the demands of your job so you can feel great and continue to do your best work. On our platform, finding a licensed therapist is easier than you may think. Get started today by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Sally Ann Driver
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work on developing insight about relationships, experiences, and emotions focusing on ways to effectively communicate and respond to emotions. This will help create a sense empowerment, feeling grounded, and improve overall wellness.


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Together, we will:

work on developing insight about relationships, experiences, and emotions focusing on ways to effectively communicate and respond to emotions. This will help create a sense empowerment, feeling grounded, and improve overall wellness.

Something to know about my approach is:

I have training in evidenced-based approaches including ACT, EMDR, & The Gottman Method. This lets me customize counseling to help identify and unravel unhelpful patterns while develop improved communication and coping skills to bring you balance.

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Sally Ann Driver remote and phone therapy in Texas
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Ellen Chazdon
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Work on understanding themes and patterns in your life, and work on understanding roadblocks, challenges, and what may remain unconscious and traumatic.


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Together, we will:

Work on understanding themes and patterns in your life, and work on understanding roadblocks, challenges, and what may remain unconscious and traumatic.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am highly experienced with over 25 years of practice. I have a doctorate degree, and I also have advanced training in psychoanalysis.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Families of Trauma and Critical Incidents
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Intergenerational trauma
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Ellen  Chazdon remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, 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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Sarah Stewart
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work collaboratively to find your goals and work towards them in a manor that is best suited to your individual needs.


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Together, we will:

work collaboratively to find your goals and work towards them in a manor that is best suited to your individual needs.

Something to know about my approach is:

I utilize a wide variety of techniques including CBT, DBT, mindfulness and grounding, psychoeducation and much more. I meet you where you're at and we will work together to help you.

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  • Active Duty Military
  • First Responders
  • Personality Disorders
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Sarah Stewart remote and phone therapy in Texas
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Kirsten Hardy
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We will examine how anxiety, anger, and trauma impact your relationships, work, and sleep, and then we will develop a practical plan to manage and overcome these challenges to help you live the life that you want.


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We will examine how anxiety, anger, and trauma impact your relationships, work, and sleep, and then we will develop a practical plan to manage and overcome these challenges to help you live the life that you want.

Something to know about my approach is:

I want people to end each session with additional skills and tools they can use in their daily life to increase your resiliency. Strategies include stopping negative thoughts and replacing them with truth and finding a sense of purpose.

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  • Anger Management
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Kirsten Hardy remote and phone therapy in North Carolina, Texas, Utah
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Tara Greer
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We will build on strengths, foster and strengthen resilience, and master adaptive coping mechanisms!


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Together, we will:

We will build on strengths, foster and strengthen resilience, and master adaptive coping mechanisms!

Something to know about my approach is:

It is warm, empathic, goal-oriented and kind. I start each session knowing that we all have a different starting place and a different destination and timeframe for getting there.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Crisis Intervention
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  • Non-Suicidal Self-Injury (NNSI)
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Tara Greer remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Texas