Aetna Therapists in Connecticut

Aetna is a common health insurance in Connecticut, and individuals who have Aetna may wish to find therapists who are in-network with their health insurance.

69 In-Network Providers

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Embrace Psychotherapy LLC

Group practice

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Couples counseling - Depression - Trauma
 In-person & online
Aetna
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Lourie Bonsu

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Trauma - Childhood trauma
Online only
Aetna
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Greg Peluso

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Addiction - Couples counseling - Family issues
Online only
Aetna
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Andrea Swenson

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Substance use - Depression - Life transitions - Anxiety - Loss and grief - Relationships
Online only
Aetna
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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
Online only
Aetna
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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
Aetna
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Moshe Maness

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anger management - Anxiety - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Men's health - Stress management
Online only
Aetna
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Mordy Lyss

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Men's issues - Mood disorders - Self-care
Online only
Aetna
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Patrick Davin

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Relationships - Trauma - Self-destructive behaviors
 In-person & online
Aetna
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Chananya Abraham

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Adolescent mental health - Anxiety - Life transitions - Stress management - Trauma - Childhood trauma
 In-person & online
Aetna
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Carter Thornton

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Relationship issues
Online only
Aetna
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Sarah Monteleone

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Mindfulness - College mental health - Parenting - Trauma
 In-person & online
Aetna
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Aubrey Grodin

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Relationship issues - Self-esteem - Women's issues
 In-person & online
Aetna
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Patricia Parks

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Anxiety - College & graduate student mental health - Depression - Race & cultural identity - Racism, oppression, and discrimination
 In-person & online
Aetna
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Better Living Mental Health

Group practice (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from Connecticut

ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Social anxiety - Panic attacks / panic disorder - Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
Online only
Aetna
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Vincent M Sapone

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Life transitions - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Parenting - Mood disorders - Men's health
 In-person & online
Aetna
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Erin Jackson

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Relationship issues - Life transitions - Anxiety - Depression - Spirituality & religion
Online only
Aetna
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Rob Egginton

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Adolescent mental health - Depression - Anxiety - Trauma - Family issues
 In-person & online
Aetna
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LionHeart Mental Health Counseling

Group practice

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Relationship issues
Online only
Aetna
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Robin Naglieri

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Life transitions - Parenting - Postpartum depression - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Transition to new parenthood - Clinical supervision
Online only
Aetna
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Lakesha Davis

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Anxiety - Life coaching - Relationship issues - Depression - Self-esteem
 In-person & online
Aetna
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Sandra Baltazar Tatroe

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Addiction - Anxiety - Cultural adjustment - Depression - Life transitions - Stress management
Online only
Aetna
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Danielle Gofman

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Eating disorders & disordered eating - Personality disorders - Trauma - Emotion regulation
Online only
Aetna
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Christina Persaud

Psychiatrist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Medical professionals' mental health - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Adjustment difficulties & disorders
Online only
Aetna
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Kathryn Cedor

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Postpartum depression - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Women's issues - Worry
Online only
Aetna
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Lynne Byrne

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Trauma
Online only
Aetna
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Marisol Rivera Thurman

Therapist

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Anxiety - Depression - Family issues - Couples counseling - Adolescent mental health - Child mental health
Online only
Aetna
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Olanike O Idowu (kekere)

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from Connecticut

ADHD - Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Depression - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Online only
Aetna
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Alssaro Counseling Services

Group practice

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Depression - Anxiety - Anger management - Stress management - Men's issues - Women's issues
Online only
Aetna
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Sandip Buch

Psychiatrist (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from Connecticut

Depression - Anxiety - Bipolar Disorder - Telemedicine - Schizophrenia - Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Online only
Aetna

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FAQs about how to find a therapist in Connecticut

How do I find a therapist in Connecticut?

Find a therapist 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 therapist 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 therapist 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 therapist is in-network with your insurance, you’ll pay only a copay at each session after meeting your annual deductible. If the therapist 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 therapist 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 therapist in Connecticut?

Many therapists 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 therapist, or seeking services through a local agency, college counseling center, or hospital.

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

Start your search for an appointment with a therapist 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 therapist 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 therapist, 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 therapist, 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 therapist in Connecticut who sees clients after hours?

Find a therapist who sees clients after hours on Zencare. Many therapists 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 therapist in Connecticut who offers in-person sessions?

Find a therapist who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many therapists 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 therapist 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 therapist in Connecticut who offers online sessions?

Find a therapist who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most therapists 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 therapist, 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 therapist 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 therapist 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 therapists 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 therapists 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 therapist 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 therapist: 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 therapist 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 therapist, 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 therapist 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 therapist 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.