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Jessica  Harris

Jessica Harris

Therapist
TraumaPregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental healthImposter syndrome Anxiety
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Uzma  Knouss

Uzma Knouss

Therapist
4905 Del Ray Avenue
AnxietyRelationship issuesDepressionCouples counselingStress managementLife transitions
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Terry  Golaner

Terry Golaner

Therapist
Anxiety Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental healthWomen's issuesAdjustment difficulties & disordersParentingTransition to new parenthood
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Amanda  Chenkin

Amanda Chenkin

Therapist
Anxiety Career counseling Stress management Work stressWomen's issuesBurnout
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Gregory A Obiwuma

Gregory A Obiwuma

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
ADHD Anxiety Bipolar disorder DepressionPsychotic disorders Stress management

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Symphonie  Smith

Symphonie Smith

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Anxiety Couples counseling DepressionFamily issues LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topicsRacism, oppression, and discrimination
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Sebastiano  Procopio

Sebastiano Procopio

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Anxiety DepressionIdentity development Loss, grief, and bereavement Relationship issues Work stress
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John Jacob Hartman

John Jacob Hartman

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Relationship problems Anxiety Depression Sexual health & dysfunctionWork Related ProblemsSchool and Achievement Issues
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Aimee  Ruscio

Aimee Ruscio

Therapist
TraumaLGBTQIA topicsVeterans' issuesRelationshipsDepressionAnxiety
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Lindsey  Daniels

Lindsey Daniels

Therapist
ADHD Trauma Stress management Anxiety Mood disorders
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Stride Forward Counseling

Stride Forward Counseling

Group practice
Anxiety Couples counseling Depression Life transitionsPerfectionismWomen's issues
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Reuven  Rosen

Reuven Rosen

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Anxiety Couples counseling DepressionFamily issues Relationship issues
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Cindy  Cisneros

Cindy Cisneros

Therapist
Artists' mental healthLife purpose & meaningCreative blocks & writer's blockPerformance anxiety Depression Life transitions
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Kaki  Tipler

Kaki Tipler

Therapist
Body image Anxiety College & graduate student mental health Relationship issuesLonelinessSelf-esteem
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Sultana  Karim

Sultana Karim

Therapist
Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health Trauma Life transitions
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Deborah  Hinton

Deborah Hinton

Therapist
Adolescent mental healthCaregiver stress & supportPost-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Stress managementWomen's issuesChildhood trauma
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Tasha  Jeffrey

Tasha Jeffrey

Therapist
DepressionParenting

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Kim Altman Weiss

Kim Altman Weiss

Therapist
Infertility counselingPostpartum depressionPregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental healthChronic illnessWomen’s mental healthPremenstrual dysphoric disorder
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Shirria  McCullough

Shirria McCullough

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ADHD Anxiety Panic attacks / panic disorderPerformance anxietySocial anxietyClimate anxiety

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Jenn  Lodico Ward

Jenn Lodico Ward

Therapist
Anxiety DepressionSelf harmSelf-esteemSuicidal ideation Trauma

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Adam  Prestegord

Adam Prestegord

Therapist
RelationshipsSexualityCouples counselingInsight buildingDepressionAnxiety
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Eugene  Bel

Eugene Bel

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Anxiety DepressionObsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) TraumaMindfulness/AwarenessNon-Religious Spirituality
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Megan  Rogers

Megan Rogers

Therapist
AnxietyDepressionAlcoholism & alcohol addictionWomen’s mental healthMental health nutrition
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Courtney  Dinsmore

Courtney Dinsmore

Therapist
AnxietyDepressionCouples counselingLoss and griefTraumaRelationships
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Alex  Abramowicz

Alex Abramowicz

Therapist
College & graduate student mental healthRace & cultural identity Existential crisis & challengesAcademic challenges Anxiety Depression

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Cynthia  Holden

Cynthia Holden

Therapist
Anxiety Panic attacks / panic disorderPerformance anxietySocial anxietyClimate anxietyWorry

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Stacey  Hellman

Stacey Hellman

Therapist
Addiction Anxiety Attachment issues DepressionSelf harm Trauma
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Janine  Braham

Janine Braham

Therapist
Anxiety DepressionSelf-esteem TraumaClinical supervisionImposter syndrome

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Innovative Therapeutic Services

Innovative Therapeutic Services

Group practice
Adjustment difficulties & disordersAdolescent mental health Anxiety Depression TraumaChild Mental Health
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Time of Need Counseling

Time of Need Counseling

Group practice
Anxiety College & graduate student mental health Depression Loss, grief, and bereavement Relationship issues Stress management
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FAQs about how to find a therapist in Howard County, Maryland

How do I find a therapist in Howard County, Maryland?

Find a therapist near you in Howard County, Maryland 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 Howard County, Maryland?

Yes, most Howard County, Maryland 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 Howard County, Maryland. 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 Howard County, Maryland?

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 Howard County, Maryland. 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 Howard County, Maryland?

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

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

Find a therapist who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many therapists in Howard County, Maryland 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 Howard County, Maryland 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 Howard County, Maryland who offers online sessions?

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

Where can I get mental health therapy in Howard County, Maryland?

Start your search for mental health therapy in Howard County, Maryland on Zencare. All 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 Howard County, Maryland; 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 Howard County, Maryland?

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

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

There are several options for paying for therapy in Howard County, Maryland. 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 Howard County, Maryland, 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.