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Parenting is a rewarding experience with ups and downs, but there are times when the downs are too much to handle on your own. A parenting therapist can devise strategies to help you get through difficult situations that arise as you’re parenting.

Many therapists specialize in working with parents, new mothers, and fathers trying to figure out how to be a better parent and partner. Wherever you are located in Utah from Bountiful to West Valley City or even Riverton, or anywhere else nearby, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You Could Benefit from Parenting Counseling

Parent therapy may be helpful to you if you’re dealing with any of the following issues:

  • You’re a new parent and feeling stressed out.
  • You’re the parent of an older child and not sure how to best relate to them.
  • You are having problems in your marriage related to parenting or parenting styles.
  • You’ve relocated and things in your family feel unsettled.
  • You need to vent about your parenting frustrations.
  • You want to improve your parenting skills.
  • You want to figure out the type of parent you want to be.

Licensed therapist Mara Fisher has some thoughts to help parents. If you are feeling the stress and pressure of parenting, read this article: Is There a Right Way to Parent?

Help is Available: Get Parenting Therapy Today

Parenting is one of the hardest things you’ll ever do, and it can take a toll on you, mentally and physically. With a parenting therapist, you’ll be able to examine and remedy those problems that make parenting harder. To make finding a therapist easy, use Mental Health Match. Start by browsing below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Shanika Grant
Together, we will:

implement different strategies within your journey and discover what is working for you and what may not be working and how to take positive gains towards the changes that you want to encounter.


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Together, we will:

implement different strategies within your journey and discover what is working for you and what may not be working and how to take positive gains towards the changes that you want to encounter.

Something to know about my approach is:

I like to use a person centered approach where I can walk alongside you and allow you to take the lead in setting your goals. As we work together, other approaches may be used depending on how you are progressing in reaching your goals.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • Life Stress
  • Life Transitions
  • Social Anxiety
  • superwoman persona
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Shanika Grant remote and phone therapy in South Carolina, Utah
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Dr. Golnaz Hansen, MFT, Ph.D.
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work on assisting you in living your best life and in learning skills to improve your quality of life. Many individuals I work with seek and find support related to anxiety, stress, depression, adjustment challenges, trauma, as well as grief and loss


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Together, we will:

work on assisting you in living your best life and in learning skills to improve your quality of life. Many individuals I work with seek and find support related to anxiety, stress, depression, adjustment challenges, trauma, as well as grief and loss

Something to know about my approach is:

I am highly adept at building trust and safety when working with clients. I'm deeply passionate about clinical work and use evidence-based practice and research to inform my clinical work. I feel genuinely grateful to do this work.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Depression
  • Depression Management
  • grief
  • Men's Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Postpartum
  • Relationship issues
  • Trauma Recovery
  • Women's Issues
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Dr. Golnaz Hansen, MFT, Ph.D. 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, Wisconsin
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Kelly Pickering, Anchored in Hope Therapy, LLC
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We will work together and help find the best treatment for you. I use individual and/ or family therapy, Parent Child Interaction Therapy, EMDR (Eye moment desensitization reprocessing), Psychosis assessment and early intervention, and more.


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Together, we will:

We will work together and help find the best treatment for you. I use individual and/ or family therapy, Parent Child Interaction Therapy, EMDR (Eye moment desensitization reprocessing), Psychosis assessment and early intervention, and more.

Something to know about my approach is:

I understand that each person is unique and no two treatments will look the same. Therefore I tailor your treatment to your needs, and what would best suite you based on what what outcomes you are looking to achieve. 

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Child behavior issues
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Children
  • Depression
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychosis
  • Religious Trauma
  • Teenagers
  • Trauma
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Kelly Pickering, Anchored in Hope Therapy, LLC remote and phone therapy in Oregon, Utah
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Lachelle Jones
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Work together to create measurable steps to achieve your goals for health and happiness.


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Together, we will:

Work together to create measurable steps to achieve your goals for health and happiness.

Something to know about my approach is:

I like to take a person-centered approach. Working to understand ones personal experiences, needs, and expectations for therapy is a crucial step to creating a treatment plan that best meets your needs.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Child behavior issues
  • Depression
  • Emotion Dysregulation
  • Faith and Spirituality
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • grief
  • Parenting
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Lachelle Jones remote and phone therapy in Utah
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Emily Crawford-Thompson, Ph.D.
Together, we will:

learn more about your personality, any possible diagnosis, and specific recommendations to help you. It is my passion to get to know you through a thorough, collaborative evaluation that facilitates your healing journey to your true identity.


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VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

learn more about your personality, any possible diagnosis, and specific recommendations to help you. It is my passion to get to know you through a thorough, collaborative evaluation that facilitates your healing journey to your true identity.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am a genuine, authentic, and compassionate person who can also be direct with you if you need a little challenge; yet, my style is gentle enough that you may not even realize you are being challenged!

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Trauma
  • Women's Issues
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Emily Crawford-Thompson, Ph.D. remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia