Psychologists in Connecticut

Find the best psychologists in Connecticut. Psychologists are trained professionals who have a Doctoral degree in Psychology (either a PhD or PsyD). After receiving their professional degree (generally 3-5 years of education), psychologists receive additional ongoing training and supervision in providing talk therapy to treat clients with myriad mental health challenges. They have been vetted by the Zencare team for offering high quality, clinically rigorous care.

92 Matching Psychologists with Availability

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Anna Jetton

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Trauma - Anxiety - Perfectionism - Women's issues - Life transitions
Online only
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Phil Small

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Stress management
Online only
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Lisa Botticelli

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Eating disorders & disordered eating - Perfectionism - Relationship issues - Substance abuse
Online only
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Marie Donabella

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Athlete mental health - Performance anxiety - Stress reduction - Anxiety - LGBTQ and gender identity issues - Mind-body connection
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Stephanie Kerrigan

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Binge eating disorder - Weight loss & management - Stress management - Chronic illness - Insomnia & sleep issues - Anxiety
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Janet Kennedy

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Perfectionism - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Insomnia & sleep issues - Burnout
Online only
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Avina Khiatani

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Eating disorders & disordered eating - Relationship issues - Sexual harassment & assault - College & graduate student mental health - Cultural adjustment - Racism, oppression, and discrimination
Online only
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Meghan Carlson Hammel

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Life transitions - Medical professionals' mental health - Parenting - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health
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Molly Giorgio

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Women's issues - Loss and grief - Trauma - Relationship issues - Veteran's issues - Anxiety
 In-person & online
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Health-E Living Psychological Services, LLC

Group practice

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Online only
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Emma Levine

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Pregnancy and postpartum mental health - Transition to motherhood - Anxiety - Relationships - Perfectionism - Career concerns
 In-person & online
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Lindsey Diamond

Psychologist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Sexual health & dysfunction
Online only
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Kim Altman Weiss

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Infertility counseling - Postpartum depression - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Chronic illness - Women’s mental health - Premenstrual dysphoric disorder
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Keri Smotrich

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Anxiety - Depression - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Relationship issues - Stress management
Online only
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Cynthia Shaw

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Existential crisis & challenges - Life transitions - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Self-esteem - Life purpose & meaning - Loneliness
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Matthew Mandelbaum

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) - Anxiety - Depression - Career counseling - Young professionals' mental health - Artists’ mental health
 In-person & online
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Brie Van Widenfelt

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Life transitions - Relationship issues
Online only
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Michelle Peacock

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Couples counseling - Relationships - Trauma - Anger management
 In-person & online
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Cooper Mental Health Counseling, PLLC

Group practice

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Gender identity & transgender health - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Relationship issues - Trauma
Online only
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Kristi Phillips

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Career counseling - Stress management - Work stress - Communication issues
Online only
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Michelle Christine Spoelstra

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Career counseling - College & graduate student mental health - Life transitions - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Stress management
Online only
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Integrative Therapy and Coaching

Group practice

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Adolescent mental health - College & graduate student mental health - Family issues - Parenting - Stress management - Women's issues
 In-person & online
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Ida C DeLiberis

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Infertility counseling - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Women's issues
Online only
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Cumberland Counseling, LLC.

Group practice

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Couples counseling - Family issues - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Men's health - Race & cultural identity - Women's issues
Online only
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Burns Virtual Psychological Solutions

Group practice

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Psychological evaluations & testing - Autism spectrum disorder - Social Skills - Developmental disorders - Speech and Language Therapy - Yoga and Mindfulness
Online only
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Wendy O'Connor

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Life coaching - Peak performance - Anxiety and stress - Balancing school, work, personal life - Life transitions - Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
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Sari Chait

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Sleep disorders - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Depression - Adjustment to illness
Online only
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Dominic Schmuck

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Life transitions - Relationship issues - Trauma - Anxiety - Stress management - Entrepreneur mental health
Online only
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Rachael James

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Relationship issues - Attachment issues - Trauma - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Adjustment difficulties & disorders
Online only
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Nika Renee George

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Perfectionism - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Trauma - Burnout
Online only

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FAQs about how to find a psychologist in Connecticut

How do I find a psychologist in Connecticut?

Find a psychologist near you in Connecticut on Zencare. Narrow your search by using filters like insurance, therapy budget specialty, and provider identity. Mental health professionals on Zencare are vetted for their extensive experience treating individual adults, children and adolescents, as well as couples and families. Explore each potential psychologist profile to learn more about their specialties, and watch an introductory video to get a sense of their personality. Book a free initial call to find the right psychologist for you!

Does insurance cover therapy in Connecticut?

Yes, most Connecticut health insurance carriers provide mental health benefits that cover therapy. However, the exact amount of coverage will vary based on the plan details and whether the selected provider is in-network or out-of-network with your insurance. If the psychologist is in-network with your insurance, you’ll pay only a copay at each session after meeting your annual deductible. If the psychologist is out-of-network with your insurance, you may still be able to receive reimbursement after paying the fee at the time of therapy session. If you have a PPO or POS insurance plan, you can likely receive some reimbursement when you see a psychologist out-of-network in Connecticut. If you have an HMO, EPO, or Medicaid/Medicare plan, you likely cannot receive reimbursement, and would be responsible for the full out-of-network session fee. Note that services designed to treat topics which are not diagnosed mental health conditions, such as couples counseling and life coaching, are not typically covered by health insurance. The potential mental health provider must also be a licensed therapist in your state for the insurance company to cover services.

How do I find an affordable psychologist in Connecticut?

Many psychologists offer a sliding scale, or a range of session fees based on financial need to clients who would not otherwise be able to afford typical therapy rates in Connecticut. If you are struggling to pay for therapy, consider asking for a sliding scale, looking for an in-network psychologist, or seeking services through a local agency, college counseling center, or hospital.

How can I make an appointment with a psychologist in Connecticut?

Start your search for an appointment with a psychologist in Connecticut on Zencare. Many mental health professionals located in Connecticut require clients to have an introductory call before booking a full appointment online. In this free call, the prospective psychologist will ask about your goals for treatment, and make sure that their skills, specialized training, and scope of private practice are a match for your mental health issues. At the same time, you should assess if you feel comfortable talking with the psychologist, as studies show that the most important determinant of successful therapy is the relationship between therapist and client. After an initial call, you’ll typically be given the option to book an appointment with the psychologist, or continue your search if it’s not a good fit. At the initial session, you’ll likely discuss the therapeutic process and determine goals for your personal growth. Common therapy goals include learning effective coping strategies to deal with negative feelings, increasing self-awareness, and gaining a deeper understanding and insight into relationship patterns.

How can I find a psychologist in Connecticut who sees clients after hours?

Find a psychologist who sees clients after hours on Zencare. Many psychologists in Connecticut offer appointments outside of traditional business hours. Simply filter by Office Hours under More Filters to choose the time of day that works best for you, whether that be early morning before work, in the evenings, or even over the weekend. After hours sessions are a good option for busy individuals, couples, and families dealing with hectic schedules and who need a flexible option for their mental health care.

How do I find a psychologist in Connecticut who offers in-person sessions?

Find a psychologist who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many psychologists in Connecticut have resumed offering in-person sessions; you can filter by “In-Person” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for in-office sessions. You can also search by map to find providers in Connecticut near you. While some clients prefer in-person sessions because they offer a safe, neutral ground for the session to take place, for the widest range of psychologist options, consider expanding your search to also include providers licensed in your state who offer telehealth, or therapy sessions via remote video call.

How do I find a psychologist in Connecticut who offers online sessions?

Find a psychologist who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most psychologists in Connecticut continue to offer appointments online; you can filter by “Online” to find a provider who is accepting new clients for teletherapy sessions. In order to see a psychologist, they must be licensed to provide online sessions to clients living in your state. Online therapy is different from text therapy, or asynchronous therapy; online therapy offers the same consistent relationship with a local Connecticut psychologist that an in-person session would, with sessions taking place via phone or a video sessions through a secure teletherapy platform. Online therapy sessions are a convenient way to find a psychologist near Connecticut without leaving the comfort of your home or office.

Where can I get mental health therapy in Connecticut?

Start your search for mental health therapy in Connecticut on Zencare. Many psychologists are quality-vetted for excellence in clinical care. When you’re struggling with your mental health, it might be time to seek professional support in the form of counseling services, couples therapy, or psychiatric medication management. There are a wide range of private practice psychologists to choose from in Connecticut; consider narrowing your search by criteria like insurance carrier, therapy budget, specialty, or provider identity to find a great fit!

How can I start therapy in Connecticut?

Start your search for a great psychologist in Connecticut on Zencare. First, consider any logistic limitations, like how far you are willing to travel outside of Connecticut or if you are open to online sessions with a local provider. Also consider how much your therapy budget is, and when you are available for therapy. Then, make a list of priorities for your ideal psychologist: do they match your identity, or have expertise in a specific area like anxiety or depression? There is no one reason to start therapy; many individuals in Connecticut go see a therapist when they need help to move forward through a difficult time, cope with symptoms of a mental illness such as a mood disorder, navigate life transitions, process relationship difficulties or improve their behavioral health. Use your priorities to filter on Zencare by insurance, speciality, and availability. Look through a few provider profiles to find the psychologist you might click with, watch their introductory videos, and book a free call to find a great personal fit!

What kinds of mental health providers are available in Connecticut?

There are many different kinds of mental health providers available in Connecticut, including psychologists, clinical social workers, and mental health counselors. As long as the provider is licensed in your state, the factor that matters most to therapy outcomes is the therapeutic alliance, or the relationship you build with your therapist. Common types of therapy provided in Connecticut include cognitive therapies, like Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and insight-oriented therapies like psychodynamic therapy. Other providers offer a blend of techniques for a more interpersonal, holistic approach. Some mental health therapists in Connecticut also offer specialized treatment services, like couples therapy, premarital counseling, and family therapy. While most Connecticut providers are qualified to treat general challenges, like depression, anxiety disorders, trauma, relationship difficulties, and low self-esteem, for concerns such as substance abuse, personality disorders, and eating disorders, consider seeking expert care. Together with your psychologist, you’ll build a treatment plan that addresses your reasons for seeking therapy and monitor progress toward your wellness goals and overall well being.

How does paying for therapy work in Connecticut?

There are several options for paying for therapy in Connecticut. For many people, the most affordable way to seek mental health services is to look for a provider who is in-network with your insurance. Due to high demand and low availability, in-network providers often have long waitlists; to widen your options and start therapy sooner, you might also consider looking for an out-of-network provider. When you see an out-of-network psychologist in Connecticut, you can ask for a sliding scale if you are unable to afford their typical session fees, or seek reimbursement from your insurance company if you have a PPO or POS plan. For clients who have an insurance plan with a high deductible and low medical costs, therapy costs are often comparable when you see a psychologist in- or out-of-network. While paying for therapy can be a substantial investment, it’s also a great way to improve relationships, boost self-esteem, address symptoms of mental illness, and ultimately live a happier, more self-directed life.