Behavioral Specialists in Delaware

Find  the best behavioral specialists in Delaware. The behavioral specialists below specialize in treating a range of issues, including anxiety, depression, ADHD, adjustment disorders, and addictions. They have been vetted by the Zencare team for offering high quality, clinically rigorous care.

7 Matching Behavioral Specialists with Availability

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Lauren Pitts-Bounds

Therapist

Accepting clients from Delaware

Attachment issues - Couples counseling - Family issues - Relationship issues - Trauma - Abandonment issues
Online only
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The Trahan Therapy Center

Group practice

Accepting clients from Delaware

Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Couples counseling - Depression - Work stress - Clinical supervision
Online only
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Jim Carson

Therapist

Accepting clients from Delaware

Spirituality & religion - Stress management - Trauma - Mood disorders - Mind-body connection - Life purpose & meaning
Online only
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Kavita Desai Dakoji

Therapist

Accepting clients from Delaware

Chronic illness - Chronic pain - Concussions - Stress management - Mind-body connection - Somatization
Online only
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Balancing Life and Kids Inc

Pre-Licensed Professional

Accepting clients from Delaware

Anxiety - Autism spectrum disorder - Child mental health - Depression - Relationship issues - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Jeffrey Scott Selman

Therapist

Accepting clients from Delaware

ADHD - Anxiety - Autism spectrum disorder - Child mental health - Depression - Psychological evaluations & testing
Online only
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Lindy's Legacy, PLLC

Group practice

Accepting clients from Delaware

Dissociative disorders - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Relationship issues - Veterans' issues - Psychological evaluations & testing - Mood disorders
Online only

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FAQs about how to find a behavioral specialist in Delaware

How do I find a behavioral specialist in Delaware?

Find a behavioral specialist near you in Delaware 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 behavioral specialist 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 behavioral specialist for you!

Does insurance cover therapy in Delaware?

Yes, most Delaware 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 behavioral specialist is in-network with your insurance, you’ll pay only a copay at each session after meeting your annual deductible. If the behavioral specialist 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 behavioral specialist out-of-network in Delaware. 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 behavioral specialist in Delaware?

Many behavioral specialists 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 Delaware. If you are struggling to pay for therapy, consider asking for a sliding scale, looking for an in-network behavioral specialist, or seeking services through a local agency, college counseling center, or hospital.

How can I make an appointment with a behavioral specialist in Delaware?

Start your search for an appointment with a behavioral specialist in Delaware on Zencare. Many mental health professionals located in Delaware require clients to have an introductory call before booking a full appointment online. In this free call, the prospective behavioral specialist 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 behavioral specialist, 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 behavioral specialist, 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 behavioral specialist in Delaware who sees clients after hours?

Find a behavioral specialist who sees clients after hours on Zencare. Many behavioral specialists in Delaware 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 behavioral specialist in Delaware who offers in-person sessions?

Find a behavioral specialist who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many behavioral specialists in Delaware 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 Delaware 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 behavioral specialist 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 behavioral specialist in Delaware who offers online sessions?

Find a behavioral specialist who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most behavioral specialists in Delaware 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 behavioral specialist, 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 Delaware behavioral specialist 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 behavioral specialist near Delaware without leaving the comfort of your home or office.

Where can I get mental health therapy in Delaware?

Start your search for mental health therapy in Delaware on Zencare. Many behavioral specialists 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 behavioral specialists to choose from in Delaware; 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 Delaware?

Start your search for a great behavioral specialist in Delaware on Zencare. First, consider any logistic limitations, like how far you are willing to travel outside of Delaware 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 behavioral specialist: 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 Delaware 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 behavioral specialist 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 Delaware?

There are many different kinds of mental health providers available in Delaware, 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 Delaware 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 Delaware also offer specialized treatment services, like couples therapy, premarital counseling, and family therapy. While most Delaware 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 behavioral specialist, 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 Delaware?

There are several options for paying for therapy in Delaware. 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 behavioral specialist in Delaware, 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 behavioral specialist 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.