Art Therapists in Rhode Island

Find the best art therapists in Rhode Island. Many of the art therapists below are trained therapists who, in addition to their talk therapy training, also receive training to provide art therapy. They specialize in a range of issues, including anxiety, depression, relationship issues, self-esteem, disordered eating, and trauma. Many art therapists may offer art therapy based on personal education and training; others may be officially trained by the Art Therapy Credentialing Board to become a Registered Art Therapist. They have been vetted by the Zencare team for offering high quality, clinically rigorous care.

14 Matching Art Therapists with Availability

Megan  Walsh's profile picture
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Megan Walsh

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Relationship issues - Perfectionism - Life transitions - Identity development
Online only
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Jillian Luz

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Trauma - Grief and loss - Life transitions - Anxiety - Communication skills - Phobias & fears
Online only
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Vetted

HAWK & hummingbird Holistic Healing

Group practice

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Eating disorders - Sports psychology - Couples counseling - Family counseling - Parenting - College mental health
 In-person & online
Ruschelle  Khanna's profile picture
Vetted

Ruschelle Khanna

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Family issues - Couples Counseling - Communication issues - Chronic illness - Abandonment issues - Work stress
Online only
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Vetted

East Coast Mental Wellness

Group practice

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

LGBTQIA topics - Bipolar disorder - Life transitions - Anxiety - Trauma - Depression
 In-person & online
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Andrew Belcher

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Depression - Stress management - Mind-body connection - Adolescent mental health - Complex Pregnancy and Children with Medical Complexity
 In-person & online
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Emily Natale

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Life transitions - Anxiety - Depression - Spirituality & religion - Mind-body connection - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Yumin Tan

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Mind body connection - Cultural or international adjustment - Trauma - Anxiety - Depression - Career development
 In-person & online
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Rachel Busch

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Adolescent mental health - Anxiety - College & graduate student mental health - Depression - Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Stress management
 In-person & online
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Sheehan Psychotherapy Associates

Pre-Licensed Professional

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Relationship issues - Stress management - Trauma
 In-person & online
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The Counseling Center at JCS

Group practice

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Anxiety - Aging related concerns - Depression - Life transitions - Trauma
 In-person & online
Rebecca  Zub's profile picture
Vetted

Rebecca Zub

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Mind-body connection - Autism spectrum disorder
Online only
Shannon  Reynolds's profile picture
Vetted

Shannon Reynolds

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Expressive arts therapy - Trauma - Anxiety - Relationships - Mindfulness-based & Zen practices
Online only
Loren  Margelefsky's profile picture
Vetted

Loren Margelefsky

Therapist

Waitlist

Anxiety - Depression - Family issues - Loss and grief - Trauma
 In-person & online

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FAQs about how to find a art therapist in Rhode Island

How do I find a art therapist in Rhode Island?

Find a art therapist near you in Rhode Island 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 art 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 art therapist for you!

Does insurance cover therapy in Rhode Island?

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

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

How can I make an appointment with a art therapist in Rhode Island?

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

Find a art therapist who sees clients after hours on Zencare. Many art therapists in Rhode Island 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 art therapist in Rhode Island who offers in-person sessions?

Find a art therapist who offers in-person sessions on Zencare. Many art therapists in Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island 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 art 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 art therapist in Rhode Island who offers online sessions?

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

Where can I get mental health therapy in Rhode Island?

Start your search for mental health therapy in Rhode Island on Zencare. Many art 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 art therapists to choose from in Rhode Island; 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 Rhode Island?

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

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

There are several options for paying for therapy in Rhode Island. 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 art therapist in Rhode Island, 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 art 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.