Family Therapists in Ohio

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Find the best family therapists in Ohio. Family therapists are mental health professionals that specialize in working with whole family units—including children, parents, spouses, stepfamilies, and extended families —to address any issues that might arise in the relationship and/or family unit itself. In family sessions, with the whole or part of the family, communication, emotional reactions, and coping strategies are explored to help bond the family and create healthy, loving relationships.

27 Matching Family Therapists with Availability

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Brandi  Norman

Brandi Norman

Therapist
Anxiety - College & graduate student mental health - Couples counseling - Depression - Medical professionals' mental health - Stepfamily/Blended Family Issues
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

The Dreaming Tree Counseling Center

The Dreaming Tree Counseling Center

Group practice
ADHD - Alcohol use disorder & addiction - Couples counseling - Divorce & separation - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Trauma

Accepting new clients online

Natasha  Kumar

Natasha Kumar

Therapist
Eating disorders & disordered eating - Trauma - Addiction - Anxiety - Depression - Relationship issues
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

Michelle M Phillips

Michelle M Phillips

Therapist
Anxiety - Depression - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Stress management - Trauma
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

Renae  Norton

Renae Norton

Therapist
Trauma - Weight loss & management - Anxiety - Depression - Learning disabilities - Couples counseling
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients online

Chinwe  Idigo

Chinwe Idigo

Therapist
Anger management - Anxiety - Attachment issues - Personality disorders - Relationship issues - Trauma
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients online

Johnson Counseling & Coaching

Johnson Counseling & Coaching

Group practice
Anxiety - Caregiver stress & support - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Life transitions - Relationship issues

Accepting new clients online

Symphonie  Smith

Symphonie Smith

Therapist
Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Family issues - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Racism, oppression, and discrimination
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients online

Derek  Stegner

Derek Stegner

Therapist
Borderline personality disorder - Chronic illness - Drug addiction & abuse - Personality disorders - Trauma - Traumatic brain injury

Accepting new clients online

The Root Therapy NYC

The Root Therapy NYC

Group practice
Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Trauma - Couples counseling - Addiction - Relationship issues
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

Nichole  Wood-Barcalow

Nichole Wood-Barcalow

Therapist
Eating disorders & disordered eating - Body image - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Values clarification - Anxiety
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients online

Jay  Schultz

Jay Schultz

Therapist
Autism spectrum disorder - Codependency - Couples counseling - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Life transitions - Parenting

Accepting new clients online

Vita Health

Vita Health

Group practice
Anxiety - Depression - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Stress management - Mood disorders

Accepting new clients online

Jeffrey Scott Selman

Jeffrey Scott Selman

Therapist
ADHD - Anxiety - Autism spectrum disorder - Child mental health - Depression - Psychological evaluations & testing
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

Cook Counseling and Consulting Inc.

Cook Counseling and Consulting Inc.

Group practice
Anxiety - Borderline personality disorder - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Stress management - Trauma
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

Marilyn  Bielinski

Marilyn Bielinski

Therapist
Addiction - Anxiety - Depression - Family issues - Relationship issues - Trauma

Accepting new clients online

Sierra  Mayle

Sierra Mayle

Therapist
Anxiety - Child mental health - Communication issues - Couples counseling - Depression - Relationship issues

Accepting new clients online

NOCD - Therapists for OCD

NOCD - Therapists for OCD

Group practice
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Accepting new clients online

Natalie  Lashley

Natalie Lashley

Therapist
Anxiety - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Relationship issues - Stress management - Trauma

Accepting new clients online

PSYCHe

PSYCHe

Group practice
Anxiety - Depression - Life transitions - Mindfulness - Trauma - Adolescent mental health
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

Safe Harbour Counseling

Safe Harbour Counseling

Group practice
Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Parenting - Trauma

Accepting new clients online

Amara  Emenari

Amara Emenari

Therapist
ADHD - Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Family issues - Trauma

Accepting new clients in-person & online

Murlisa  Lewis

Murlisa Lewis

Therapist
Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Family issues - Relationship issues - Trauma
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

People to People

People to People

Group practice
Anxiety - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Personality disorders - Relationship issues - Trauma
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients online

Collective Counseling Solutions

Collective Counseling Solutions

Group practice
Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - Addiction - Relationship issues - Mood disorders
Zencare Vetted

Waitlist available in-person & online

Heather  Allen

Heather Allen

Therapist
Anorexia nervosa - Binge eating disorder - Bulimia nervosa - Eating disorders & disordered eating - Body dysmorphia - Body image
Zencare Vetted

Waitlist available online

Jamie  Reed

Jamie Reed

Therapist
Anxiety - Depression - Impulse control issues - Personality disorders - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Trauma
Zencare Vetted

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FAQs about how to find a family therapist in Ohio

How do I find a family therapist in Ohio?

Find a family therapist near you in Ohio 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 family 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 family therapist for you!

Does insurance cover therapy in Ohio?

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

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

How can I make an appointment with a family therapist in Ohio?

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

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

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

Find a family therapist who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most family therapists in Ohio 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 family 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 Ohio family 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 family therapist near Ohio without leaving the comfort of your home or office.

Where can I get mental health therapy in Ohio?

Start your search for mental health therapy in Ohio on Zencare. Many family 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 family therapists to choose from in Ohio; 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 Ohio?

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

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

There are several options for paying for therapy in Ohio. 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 family therapist in Ohio, 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 family 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.