Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Therapists in West Virginia

Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield is a common health insurance in West Virginia, and individuals who have Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield may wish to find therapists who are in-network with their health insurance.

4 In-Network Providers

87 Out-of-Network Providers

Angguna R. Rowe's profile picture
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Angguna R. Rowe

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Anxiety - Bipolar disorder - Career counseling - Depression - Life transitions - Relationship issues
 In-person & online
Out-of-network
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Yojana Veeramasuneni

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Anxiety - Attachment issues - Depression - Race & cultural identity - Trauma - Women's issues
Online only
Out-of-network
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Paul Daanen

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Trauma - Childhood trauma - Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) - Veterans' issues
Online only
Out-of-network
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Drea Renzelli

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Divorce & separation - Trauma - Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) - Financial stress - Anxiety
Online only
Out-of-network
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John Jacob Hartman

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Relationship problems - Anxiety - Depression - Sexual health & dysfunction - Work Related Problems - School and Achievement Issues
Online only
Out-of-network
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Tiffany Song

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Anxiety - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Phobias & fears
Online only
Out-of-network
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Kim Altman Weiss

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Infertility counseling - Postpartum depression - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Chronic illness - Women’s mental health - Premenstrual dysphoric disorder
Online only
Out-of-network
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Blair L Prescott

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Caregiver stress & support - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Self-esteem - Sexual harassment & assault - Trauma - Burnout
Online only
Out-of-network
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Michelle Christine Spoelstra

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Anxiety - Career counseling - College & graduate student mental health - Life transitions - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Stress management
Online only
Out-of-network
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Andrea Liner

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Life transitions - Relationships - Identity development - Anxiety - Depression - Millennial issues
Online only
Out-of-network
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Valerie Ward

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Anxiety - Life transitions - Race & cultural identity - Relationship issues - Stress management - Women's issues
Online only
Out-of-network
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Aimee Ruscio

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Trauma - LGBTQIA topics - Veterans' issues - Relationships - Depression - Anxiety
Online only
Out-of-network
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Cynthia Shaw

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Existential crisis & challenges - Life transitions - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Self-esteem - Life purpose & meaning - Loneliness
Online only
Out-of-network
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Restore Addiction Recovery and Wellness

Group practice

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Addiction - Codependency - Couples counseling - Drug addiction & abuse - Sex addiction - Substance abuse
 In-person & online
Out-of-network
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Health-E Living Psychological Services, LLC

Group practice

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Online only
Out-of-network
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Holly Batchelder

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Anxiety - Couples counseling - Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) - Phobias & fears - Relationship issues - Trauma
Online only
Out-of-network
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Brie Van Widenfelt

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Anxiety - Depression - Life transitions - Relationship issues
Online only
Out-of-network
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Kristi Phillips

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Anxiety - Depression - Career counseling - Stress management - Work stress - Communication issues
Online only
Out-of-network
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Keri Smotrich

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Anxiety - Depression - Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Relationship issues - Stress management
Online only
Out-of-network
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Dominic Schmuck

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Life transitions - Relationship issues - Trauma - Anxiety - Stress management - Entrepreneur mental health
Online only
Out-of-network
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Peter D Yeomans

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Substance abuse - Trauma - Veterans' issues - Life purpose & meaning
Online only
Out-of-network
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Liz L Ross

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Chronic pain - Insomnia & sleep issues - Chronic illness - Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Trauma
Online only
Out-of-network
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Tracy Singer

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Anxiety - Life transitions - Relationship issues - Self-esteem - Stress management - Perfectionism
Online only
Out-of-network
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K. Danise Mok

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Trauma - Gender identity & transgender health - LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Race & cultural identity - Faith Deconstruction/Crisis/Transition
Online only
Out-of-network
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Jill Marie Morris

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Anxiety - Relationship issues - Self-esteem - Trauma - Women's issues - Trust issues
Online only
Out-of-network
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James Finkelstein

Therapist

Accepting clients from West Virginia

Addiction - Anxiety - Chronic pain - Life transitions - Loss, grief, and bereavement - Shame
Online only
Out-of-network

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FAQs about how to find a therapist in West Virginia

How do I find a therapist in West Virginia?

Find a therapist near you in West Virginia 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 West Virginia?

Yes, most West Virginia 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 West Virginia. 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 West Virginia?

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 West Virginia. 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 West Virginia?

Start your search for an appointment with a therapist in West Virginia on Zencare. Many mental health professionals located in West Virginia 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 West Virginia who sees clients after hours?

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

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

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

Where can I get mental health therapy in West Virginia?

Start your search for mental health therapy in West Virginia 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 West Virginia; 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 West Virginia?

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

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

There are several options for paying for therapy in West Virginia. 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 West Virginia, 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.