Bipolar Disorder Therapists in Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder is a mental health condition involving extreme changes in mood. These extremities include both depressive and manic episodes, the latter of which is characterized by increased activity, energy, and elevated or irritable mood. Sometimes the changes in mood from one extreme to the other are very quick. The second variant of bipolar disorder is typified by episodes of hypomanic mood – manic symptoms of less severity – but all bipolar disorders involve periods of major depression. Feelings of great happiness and sadness are a normal part of life, and it’s also normal to experience mood swings sometimes. However, for people with bipolar disorder, mood changes are of a frequency and intensity that interferes with day-to-day life.

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Lynn Zakeri

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Anxiety - Depression - Relationships - College & graduate student mental health - Adolescent mental health
 In-person & online
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Mariam Aboukar

Psychiatrist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - College & graduate student mental health - Anxiety - Depression - Panic attacks / panic disorder - Childhood trauma
Online only
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Karen Trevithick

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Eating disorders - Trauma - Anxiety - Depression
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Kari Holman

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Gender identity & transgender health - LGBTQIA, gender, and sexuality topics - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Trauma - Depression
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Adeeb Odeh

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Men's issues - Relationship issues
Online only
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Sandip Buch

Psychiatrist (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Depression - Anxiety - Bipolar Disorder - Telemedicine - Schizophrenia
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Ashley Baker

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Communication issues - Anxiety - Trauma - Life coaching
Online only
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Holistic Behavioral and TMS Therapy

Group practice (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Eating disorders & disordered eating - Schizophrenia
 In-person & online
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Mosaic Nature Therapy and Wellness

Group practice

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - ADHD - Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Mood disorders
 In-person & online
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Generations Behavioral Healthcare, P.C.

Group practice

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Psychiatric medication management - Anxiety - Depression - Couples counseling - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Maggie Perry

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Anxiety - Depression - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Social anxiety - Panic attacks / panic disorder
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Clint Zavakos

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Trauma - Depression - Anxiety - Couples counseling - Substance use disorders
 In-person & online
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Seth Erickson

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Anxiety - Depression - Existential crisis & challenges - Stress management - Trauma
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Edward Jenny

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Attachment issues - Borderline personality disorder - Dissociative disorders - Trauma - Clinical supervision
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Ear to Ear Behavioral Health Solutions

Group practice (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Schizophrenia - Mood disorders
 In-person & online
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Joe Potaczek

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Anxiety - Depression - Young Professionals Concerns and Stressors - Men's concerns and mental health - Medical professionals' mental health
 In-person & online
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Nicole Rothman

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Anxiety - Communication issues - Relationship issues - Postpartum depression - Mood disorders
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Shakita Johnson

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Anxiety - College & graduate student mental health - Depression - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
 In-person & online
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Ashley Mesey

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Addiction - Child mental health - Chronic illness - Substance abuse - Trauma
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Noah Jacob Mosier

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Anxiety - Depression - Life transitions - Insomnia & sleep issues - Trauma
Online only
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Takashi Matsuki

Psychiatrist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Anxiety - Depression - Obsessive compulsive disorder - Post-traumatic stress disorder - ADHD
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Whole Life Solutions

Group practice

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Addiction - Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
 In-person & online
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Susan Spicer

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Depression - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Trauma - Narcissistic Abuse - Relationship issues
Online only
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Laura Bridge

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Anxiety - Borderline personality disorder - Chronic pain - Depression - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health
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Emily Zibell

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Anxiety - Codependency - Depression - Suicidal ideation
 In-person & online
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Herbert Lomax Jr

Therapist

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - Race & cultural identity
Online only
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Geode Health - Illinois

Group practice

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Depression - Anxiety - Trauma - ADHD - Mood disorders
 In-person & online
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Doreen Phillips

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
Online only
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Skypiatrist

Group practice (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Depression - Anxiety/panic disorder - Schizophrenia - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Online only
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Chiedozie Ojimba

Psychiatrist (Medication Only)

Accepting clients from Riverdale, Illinois

Bipolar disorder - Addiction - ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Eating disorders & disordered eating
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FAQs about how to find a therapist in Riverdale, Illinois

How do I find a therapist in Riverdale, Illinois?

Find a therapist near you in Riverdale, Illinois 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 Riverdale, Illinois?

Yes, most Riverdale, Illinois 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 Riverdale, Illinois. 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 Riverdale, Illinois?

Therapists located in Riverdale, Illinois offer session fees from <$100/session. To find a therapist who meets your budget, filter by session fee on Zencare. 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 Riverdale, Illinois. 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 Riverdale, Illinois?

Start your search for an appointment with a therapist in Riverdale, Illinois on Zencare. Many mental health professionals located in Riverdale, Illinois 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 Riverdale, Illinois who sees clients after hours?

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

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

Find a therapist who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most therapists in Riverdale, Illinois 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 Riverdale, Illinois 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 Riverdale, Illinois without leaving the comfort of your home or office.

Where can I get mental health therapy in Riverdale, Illinois?

Start your search for mental health therapy in Riverdale, Illinois 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 Riverdale, Illinois; 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 Riverdale, Illinois?

Start your search for a great therapist in Riverdale, Illinois on Zencare. First, consider any logistic limitations, like how far you are willing to travel outside of Riverdale, Illinois 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 Riverdale, Illinois 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 Riverdale, Illinois?

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

There are several options for paying for therapy in Riverdale, Illinois. 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 Riverdale, Illinois, 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.