Family Therapists in Rhode Island

Find the best family therapists in Rhode Island. 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.

56 Matching Family Therapists with Availability

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Arrow Behavioral Health

Group practice

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

ADHD - Anxiety - Adolescent mental health - Divorce & separation - Medication Management - Addiction
 In-person & online
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Nichole Wood-Barcalow

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Eating disorders & disordered eating - Body image - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Values clarification - Anxiety
Online only
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Ruthie Fox

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Family issues - Life transitions - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health
 In-person & online
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Cathy Baker

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Addiction - Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Depression - Relationship issues - Assertiveness
 In-person & online
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Shara Plynton

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Adolescent mental health - College & graduate student mental health - Stress management - Mood disorders - Burnout - Clinical supervision
 In-person & online
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Liz Lindgren

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Family issues - Life transitions - Relationship issues - College & graduate student mental health - Anxiety - Depression
 In-person & online
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Susan Ryerson

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement
 In-person & online
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Amy Larson Lazier

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Addiction - Drug addiction & abuse - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Trauma
 In-person & online
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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
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ME Psychotherapy

Pre-Licensed Professional

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - College/graduate student mental health - Perfectionism/overachieving - Stress management/coping skill development - Parenting support - Maternal mental health
 In-person & online
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Intentional Discovery, LLC

Group practice

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Communication issues - Couples counseling - Divorce & separation - Life coaching - Relationship issues - Infidelity
Online only
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Agape Love Counseling

Group practice

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Spirituality & religion - Trauma - Couples counseling - Depression - Anxiety - Child mental health
 In-person & online
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Jessica Audette

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Childhood trauma - Family issues - Mind-body connection - Parenting - Anxiety - Adolescent mental health
Online only
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Lisa M LaMontagne

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

ADHD - Anxiety - Caregiver stress & support - Couples counseling - Depression - Substance abuse
 In-person & online
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Thomas Lundin

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Family conflict - Couples - Relationship issues - Addiction - Anxiety - Depression
 In-person & online
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NOCD - Therapists for OCD

Group practice

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
Online only
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Michael Stokes

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Couples counseling - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Men's issues - Sex addiction - Sexual health & dysfunction - Nonmonogamy, polyamory, and kink
Online only
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Rising Tides Counseling Center

Pre-Licensed Professional

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Depression - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Stress management - Trauma - Abandonment issues
 In-person & online
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Rachel McCrystal

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Depression - Eating disorders & disordered eating - Life transitions - Stress management - Trauma
Online only
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Lindsey A Carnick

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Abandonment issues
Online only
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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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Randy Freeman

Psychiatrist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Ketamine for treatment resistant Depression, PTSD, Anxiety - Depression - Anxiety - Autism spectrum disorder - ADHD - Attachment issues
 In-person & online
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Nourished Minds Counseling + Wellness

Pre-Licensed Professional

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Depression - Eating disorders & disordered eating - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Trauma - Social anxiety
Online only
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Livia Freier

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Couples counseling - College & graduate student mental health - Eating disorders & disordered eating - Depression - Trauma
 In-person & online
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Hilda Dwumfuor

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Anxiety - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Trauma - Abandonment issues
Online only
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Erica Anderson

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Alcohol use disorder & addiction - Anger management - Anxiety - Depression - Trauma - Procrastination
Online only
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Tiffany Martin

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Career counseling - Chronic illness - Divorce & separation - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Stepfamily/Blended Family Issues
Online only
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Bao Chau Van

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

ADHD - Anxiety - Couples counseling - Depression - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Online only
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Katrina Shepard

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Addiction
Online only
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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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FAQs about how to find a family therapist in Rhode Island

How do I find a family therapist in Rhode Island?

Find a family 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 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 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 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 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 family therapist in Rhode Island?

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 Rhode Island. 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 Rhode Island?

Start your search for an appointment with a family 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 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 Rhode Island who sees clients after hours?

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

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

Find a family therapist who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most family 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 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 Rhode Island 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 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 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 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 family 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 family 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 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.