Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) Therapists in Rhode Island

Find the best Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) therapists in Rhode Island. Interpersonal Therapy (IPT) is a time-limited psychotherapy that focuses on relieving emotional suffering by improving the client’s relationships and strengthening social supports. The therapist helps the client utilize their strengths to nurture and maintain positive and meaningful relationships.

72 Matching Therapists with Availability

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Sharon Philbin

Psychiatric nurse practitioner

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

ADD / ADHD (Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) - Anxiety - Depression - Medication management
 In-person & online
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Ellen Darling

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Intimate relationships - Student mental health: undergrads, grad students, and medical students - Depression - Anxiety - Mindfulness-based approaches - Perinatal mental health
 In-person & online
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Lori Wiesner

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Life transitions - Women's issues - Health At Every Size & body image issues, Body Trust - Anxiety - Depression - Clinical supervision
Online only
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Amy Audet

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Stress management - Communication issues - Self-esteem - Life transitions - Anxiety - Women's issues
Online only
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Ashley Cronin

Dietitian

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Eating disorders - Pediatric nutrition - Intuitive eating - Family nutrition - Picky eating - Body image challenges
 In-person & online
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Ida C DeLiberis

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Depression - Infertility counseling - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Women's issues
Online only
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Hartselle and Associates

Group practice

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Sleep disorders - Eating disorders - Substance abuse - Anxiety - Obsessive compulsive disorder
 In-person & online
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Karin Lewis

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Eating disorders - Anxiety - Depression - Existential challenges - Life transitions - Loss and grief
Online only
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Jenn Pontillo

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Life transitions - Identity development - College & graduate student mental health - Medical professionals' mental health - Women's issues
Online only
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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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Daniel Even

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Religious issues - Burnout at work - Balancing work and personal life - Interpersonal skill building - Role transitions - Pain management
 In-person & online
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Nina Thomas

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Couples counseling - Divorce and separation - Life transitions - Mood disorders - Trauma - Women’s issues
Online only
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Nisha Sundararaj

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

College & graduate student mental health - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Trauma - Cultural adjustment - Relationship issues - Women's issues
 In-person & online
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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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Shera Baker

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Depression - Career counseling - Life transitions - HIV/AIDS - Self-esteem
 In-person & online
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Jessica Akers

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Loss and grief - Weight management - Gastric bypass surgery - Parenting - Major life transitions - Anxiety
 In-person & online
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Tracy Singer

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Self-esteem - Stress management - Perfectionism
Online only
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Frances Carpenter

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

College, International and Graduate student Mental Health - LGBTQ and gender identity issues - Identity issues - Family of origin issues - Anxiety - Depression
 In-person & online
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Jessica Martin

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Mind-body wellness - Life transitions - First responder mental health - Integration Therapy
 In-person & online
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Misty Stafford

Psychiatrist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Child mental health - Adolescent mental health - College & graduate student mental health - Women's issues
 In-person & online
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Lauren Rieger

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anorexia nervosa - Bulimia nervosa - Binge eating disorder - Body dysmorphia - Eating disorders - Personality disorders
 In-person & online
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Bonnie Gorscak

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Caregiver stress & support - Communication issues - Life transitions - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Self-esteem
Online only
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Alex Skye Trahnstrom

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Identity development - Relationship issues - Self-esteem - Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) - Life purpose & meaning
 In-person & online
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Jane Hesser

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Women’s mental health - Peripartum depression and anxiety - Transitions to motherhood - Medical professionals' mental health - Artists' mental health - Graduate student mental health
 In-person & online
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Eve Merrill

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Adolescent mental health - Child mental health - College & graduate student mental health - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Trauma - Emotion regulation
Online only
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Elissa May Franklin

Social worker

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

ADHD - Anxiety - Depression - Domestic violence - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
 In-person & online
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Corey J. Flanders

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Spiritual direction - Meditation/mindfulness - Life transitions, loss of meaning, existential challenges - Trauma/post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) - Relationship issues - Depression
 In-person & online
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Sarah Xavier

Psychiatrist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Medication management - Anxiety - Compulsive behaviors, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) - Depression - Grief and coping - Life transitions
 In-person & online
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Lauren Glynn

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

ADHD - Adolescent mental health - Anxiety - Depression - Eating disorders & disordered eating - Parenting
 In-person & online
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Sara Mulvaney

Therapist

Accepting clients from Rhode Island

Anxiety - Depression - Eating disorders & disordered eating - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Substance abuse - Trauma
 In-person & online

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FAQs about how to find a therapist in Rhode Island

How do I find a therapist in Rhode Island?

Find a 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 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 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 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 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 therapist in Rhode Island?

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 Rhode Island. 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 Rhode Island?

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

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

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

Find a therapist who offers online sessions on Zencare. Most 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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.