Find Illness Therapists & Counselors in Janesville, WI.

 

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. Whether you are located in downtown Janesville, the suburbs of Janesville, other nearby places such as Waukesha, Beloit, or anywhere else in Wisconsin, 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  • You are withdrawn or apathetic about relationships that used to matter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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Michelle Scott
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We're going to unpack and overcome anxious overwhelm, intrusive thoughts that affect your mood, understanding your emotions and learning to listen to them, and eradicate the emotional energy stuck in your body that is causing your chronic issues.


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We're going to unpack and overcome anxious overwhelm, intrusive thoughts that affect your mood, understanding your emotions and learning to listen to them, and eradicate the emotional energy stuck in your body that is causing your chronic issues.

Something to know about my approach is:

I'm extremely intuitive and eclectic in my approach. I like to help you become more stable in your symptoms initially, and then dig into what is really causing your pain from the emotional trauma that has been sitting there piling up over the years.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Disease
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Mindfulness
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Spiritual Exploration
  • Spirituality
  • Trauma
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Samantha Hanson
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Discuss your concerns, and problem solve strategies to help you feel better. Therapy is a journey. And whether we use the art to help us visualize and communicate or have a conversation over a board game , we will find whatever way helps you.


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Discuss your concerns, and problem solve strategies to help you feel better. Therapy is a journey. And whether we use the art to help us visualize and communicate or have a conversation over a board game , we will find whatever way helps you.

Something to know about my approach is:

I like to have a conversation, we can start with how your week is going and figure out where you may have struggled and build a list of goals from there. We can go through past experiences and see how it may have influenced the present.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Borderline Personality
  • Cancer Diagnosis
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • College Students
  • Depression
  • Life Transitions
  • Mood Regulation
  • Women’s health
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Christopher Jackson
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help address your substance abuse, eating disorders, adjustment issues from the military, LGBT affirmations, your racial identity as a biracial person, having a learning disability, or a speech impediment? Then let's chat.


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help address your substance abuse, eating disorders, adjustment issues from the military, LGBT affirmations, your racial identity as a biracial person, having a learning disability, or a speech impediment? Then let's chat.

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helping you find your solutions to help you reach your goals! Many people like you have been able to better accept themselves for who they are by learning new ways to feel confident & more comfortable around other people & in their own skin.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addictions
  • Cutting and Self Harm
  • Learning Disabilities
  • LGBTQ+
  • Self Harm Reduction
  • Speech impediment
  • Substance use disorders
  • Suicide
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Kelly Thomack
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I work with individuals ages 18+ and help with an array of mental health concerns. I strive to create an atmosphere that is accepting, inclusive, and goal orientated to help you reach your goals no matter where your starting point is.


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I work with individuals ages 18+ and help with an array of mental health concerns. I strive to create an atmosphere that is accepting, inclusive, and goal orientated to help you reach your goals no matter where your starting point is.

Something to know about my approach is:

When working with clients I like to know them and really listen their concerns, using years of training and education, come up with skills and plans that work for them. Often clients walk away from their first session with a skill they can use.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Life Transitions
  • Mood Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress Management
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Kelly  Thomack remote and phone therapy in Wisconsin
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Heidi Strohmaier
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Identify your greatest challenges and top priorities. We will collaboratively set goals and a timeline for achieving them. I will teach you skills to improve your symptoms, accomplish your objectives, and enhance your quality of life.


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Identify your greatest challenges and top priorities. We will collaboratively set goals and a timeline for achieving them. I will teach you skills to improve your symptoms, accomplish your objectives, and enhance your quality of life.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use scientifically grounded interventions to help you achieve your goals in a way that is sensitive to your unique strengths, beliefs, and background. My solution-focused approach helps you set, work toward, and achieve goals efficiently.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma
  • Weight Management
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Heidi Strohmaier remote and phone therapy in Minnesota, Wisconsin