Therapists near Kansas City, Missouri — Zencare

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Lynne  Short

Lynne Short

Therapist
Adolescent mental health Anxiety Child mental health DepressionPregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental healthTransition to new parenthood

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Rachel  Hasper

Rachel Hasper

Therapist
Anxiety Stress management Trauma Relationship issuesAttachment issuesWomen's issues
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Lindsay  Frazier

Lindsay Frazier

Therapist
Anxiety Couples counseling DepressionPerfectionismPregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental healthSelf-care
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Taryne Michelle Mingo

Taryne Michelle Mingo

Therapist
Anxiety Caregiver stress & support Couples counselingWomen's issuesMind-body connectionSelf-care

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Andrea  Crafton

Andrea Crafton

Therapist
Anxiety DepressionInfertility counseling Life transitionsPregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health
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Joe  Langheim

Joe Langheim

Therapist
Addiction Anxiety Depression Eating disorders & disordered eating Loss, grief, and bereavement Trauma
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Thressa  Newell

Thressa Newell

Therapist
5324 Woodland Avenue
Anxiety Depression Life transitions Loss, grief, and bereavement Relationship issuesChildhood trauma
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Hollie  McKinney

Hollie McKinney

Therapist
4701 College Blvd
Adolescent mental healthChild mental healthParenting

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Katheryn  Barton

Katheryn Barton

Therapist
Communication issues Couples counseling LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics Relationship issuesConflict resolutionEmotion regulation
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Sitka D Stueve

Sitka D Stueve

Therapist
Addiction Anxiety Couples counseling Life transitions Relationship issues Trauma
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Julia Anne Flynn

Julia Anne Flynn

Therapist
Anxiety Couples counseling Depression Life transitions Relationship issues Stress management
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AthMindset

AthMindset

Group practice
Anxiety DepressionPeak performanceSports psychologyPerformance anxietyCollegiate Athlete
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Marty  Kraus

Marty Kraus

Therapist
8016 State Line Rd
Adjustment difficulties & disorders Anxiety Depression Loss, grief, and bereavement Trauma
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Laura  Beaver

Laura Beaver

Therapist
Anxiety Life transitions TraumaWomen's issuesBurnoutShame
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Rebecca  Randall

Rebecca Randall

Therapist
10100 W. 87th Street
Anxiety Communication issues Life transitions Relationship issuesEmotion regulationShame
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Desiree  Howell

Desiree Howell

Therapist
Adjustment difficulties & disorders Anxiety College & graduate student mental healthPerfectionismWomen's issuesBurnout
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Tia  Morris

Tia Morris

Therapist
Anxiety Depression Life transitions Relationship issuesEntrepreneur mental healthImposter syndrome

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Charles  West

Charles West

Therapist
12480 West 66nd Terrace
Self-esteem AddictionIdentity developmentEmotion regulation Anxiety Relationship issues
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Marissa Lee Casey

Marissa Lee Casey

Therapist
Anxiety Autism spectrum disorder Depression Stress management Work stressBurnout

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Meg  Duke

Meg Duke

Therapist
Anxiety DepressionInfertility counselingParentingPostpartum depressionPregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health
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Peter D Yeomans

Peter D Yeomans

Therapist
Loss, grief, and bereavementPost-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)Substance abuse TraumaVeterans' issuesLife purpose & meaning
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Kylin Haedge Lee

Kylin Haedge Lee

Therapist
Anxiety Depression Life transitions Relationship issues TraumaClinical supervision

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Matt  Zimmerman

Matt Zimmerman

Therapist
Existential crisis & challenges Life transitions Anxiety DepressionBody image
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Shlomit  Kirsch

Shlomit Kirsch

Therapist
Anxiety Adolescent mental healthObsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)Social anxietyIdentity developmentAdjustment difficulties & disorders
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Kevin  Smith

Kevin Smith

Therapist
Attachment issues Couples counselingDivorce & separationPremarital counseling Relationship issuesInfidelity
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Bruce  Borkosky

Bruce Borkosky

Therapist
Anxiety DepressionForensic psychology Loss, grief, and bereavementPost-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)Childhood trauma
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Brandi  Norman

Brandi Norman

Therapist
Anxiety College & graduate student mental health Couples counseling DepressionMedical professionals' mental healthStepfamily/Blended Family Issues
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Kristi  Phillips

Kristi Phillips

Therapist
Anxiety Depression Career counseling Stress management Work stressCommunication issues
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Gerald David Zirin

Gerald David Zirin

Therapist
Relationship issues Anxiety Depression AddictionChronic painAnger management
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Santissa  Clapp

Santissa Clapp

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
ADHD Anxiety Autism spectrum disorder Depression LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topicsMood disorders
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FAQs about how to find a therapist in Kansas City, Missouri

How do I find a therapist in Kansas City, Missouri?

Find a therapist near you in Kansas City, Missouri 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 Kansas City, Missouri?

Yes, most Kansas City, Missouri 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 Kansas City, Missouri. 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 Kansas City, Missouri?

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 Kansas City, Missouri. 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 Kansas City, Missouri?

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

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

Find a therapist who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many therapists in Kansas City, Missouri 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 Kansas City, Missouri 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 Kansas City, Missouri who offers online sessions?

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

Where can I get mental health therapy in Kansas City, Missouri?

Start your search for mental health therapy in Kansas City, Missouri 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 Kansas City, Missouri; 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 Kansas City, Missouri?

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

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

There are several options for paying for therapy in Kansas City, Missouri. 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 Kansas City, Missouri, 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.