Providers of Color (POC) Therapists in Rhode Island — Zencare

11 Matching Therapists with Availability

Providers of Color (POC) Therapists in Rhode Island

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For people of color (POC), finding a therapist who is also POC or shares racial and/or ethnic backgrounds can be one of the most important factors in the therapist search. Therapy seekers may feel and experience that therapists who share similar backgrounds understand their unique personal and professional experiences, family dynamics, and/or the stigmas against mental health in their cultures.

Accepting new clients online

Cathay  Che

Cathay Che

Therapist
AnxietyDepressionLGBTQ clientsPeople of colorIdentity developmentMulticultural literacy
Zencare Vetted

Waitlist available online

Shera  Baker

Shera Baker

Therapist
AnxietyDepressionCareer counselingLife transitionsHIV/AIDSSelf-esteem
Zencare Vetted

Waitlist available online

Yumin  Tan

Yumin Tan

Therapist
1 Richmond Square
Mind body connectionCultural or international adjustmentSelf-acceptanceAnxietyDepressionCareer development
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

Rhode Island Hospital Young Adult Behavioral Health Program

Rhode Island Hospital Young Adult Behavioral Health Program

Group practice
167 Point Street
College & graduate student mental healthMedication managementAnxietyDepressionBipolar disorderADHD
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

PVD Psychological Associates

PVD Psychological Associates

Group practice
College and graduate student mental healthWorking with members of the LGBTQIA+ communityEating disordersDialectical behavior therapy (DBT)AnxietyTrauma
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

ME Psychotherapy

ME Psychotherapy

Group practice
196 Waterman Street
AnxietyCollege/graduate student mental healthPerfectionism/overachievingStress management/coping skill developmentParenting supportMaternal mental health
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

PVD Cares and Wellness Center

PVD Cares and Wellness Center

Group practice
ADHD Anxiety Depression AddictionBipolar disorder
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

Revive Therapeutic Services

Revive Therapeutic Services

Group practice
382 Thayer Street
Anxiety Depression Trauma Loss, grief, and bereavementAdjustment difficulties & disordersMedication Management
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients in-person & online

Agape Love Counseling

Agape Love Counseling

Group practice
Spirituality & religion Trauma Couples counseling Depression Anxiety Child mental health
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients online

Joshua  Selly

Joshua Selly

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
ADHD Anxiety Bipolar disorder DepressionMen's healthMood disorders
Zencare Vetted

Accepting new clients online

Erica  Anderson

Erica Anderson

Therapist
Alcohol use disorder & addictionAnger management Anxiety Depression TraumaProcrastination
Zencare Vetted

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17 Matching Therapists with No Availability

Therapists Not Accepting New Clients

The following providers who match your search criteria in your area are currently not accepting new clients:

Not accepting new clients

Aleta  Johnson

Aleta Johnson

Therapist
184 Waterman Street
AnxietyObsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)Cultural and identity issuesAcademic concernsCollege mental healthPhobias
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

David  Dove

David Dove

Therapist
194 Waterman Street
Life transitionsIdentity developmentIssues related to culture, identity, and marginalizationAnxietyDepressionAcademic issues
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Dawn  Adeyemi

Dawn Adeyemi

Therapist
AnxietyDepressionLow self-esteemLife transitionsStress managementRelationship issues
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Guisela  Pinto Caballero

Guisela Pinto Caballero

Therapist
DepressionAnxietyRelationship issuesEmpowerment coaching (private pay only)Self-esteemAcculturation issues
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Julie  Panton

Julie Panton

Therapist
205 Waterman Street
ADHDDepressionAnxietyAnger managementBehavioral difficultiesRelationships/social problems
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Kate  Stewart

Kate Stewart

Therapist
LGBQ+ and sexualityGender identity and trans healthRace and cultural identityMood disturbanceRelationshipsTrauma
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

MiNa  Chung

MiNa Chung

Therapist
205 Waterman Street
AnxietyDepressionRace & cultural identityRelationshipsComplex traumaMen's health
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Nicole  Issa

Nicole Issa

Therapist
150 Lloyd Avenue
College and Graduate Student Mental HealthLGBTQIA+ Affirming TherapyGender Affirming TherapyAnxietyRelationships
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Nikole  Barnes

Nikole Barnes

Therapist
255 Hope Street
LGBQ and sexuality topicsGraduate studentsInternational studentsTrauma / Sexual assaultIntimate partner violenceMulticultural counseling
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Samir  Patel

Samir Patel

Psychiatrist
285 Governor Street
AnxietyDepressionLGBTQIA and sexuality topicsImmigration and acculturationAcademic issuesWork issues
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Vilna  Tejeda

Vilna Tejeda

Therapist
205 Waterman Street
AnxietyDepressionTraumaGender identity & transgender healthAcademic challengesBehavioral health
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

United Paths

United Paths

Group practice
110 Armistice Boulevard
TraumaAnxietyDepressionSubstance abuseLife transitionsMedication management
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Mary Elizabeth  Ruggiero

Mary Elizabeth Ruggiero

Therapist
College and graduate student mental healthTraumaMulticultural issuesDepressionLGBTQIA issuesAnxiety disorders
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Clayton  Belgrave

Clayton Belgrave

Therapist
AnxietyMindfulnessCouples counselingCollege student mental healthEating disordersAddiction
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Phillip  Lowry

Phillip Lowry

Therapist
33 College Hill Road
Cultural competencyTraumaDepression and mood disordersAdolescent workAnxietyAnger management
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Remembering You: Psychiatric and Therapeutic Services

Remembering You: Psychiatric and Therapeutic Services

Group practice
Anxiety DepressionAdolescent mental healthCollege & graduate student mental healthPregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental healthMedical professionals' mental health
Zencare Vetted

Not accepting new clients

Uzo  Onyekwelu

Uzo Onyekwelu

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Anxiety DepressionADHDPost-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)Insomnia & sleep issuesBipolar disorder
Zencare Vetted

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. 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 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.