Find a Therapist in Bellevue, WA

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Galit Arad-Trutner, MSW, LICSWA

Galit Arad-Trutner, MSW, LICSWA

Verified Credentials

Clinical Social Work, Counseling

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults, Elders

"The path one takes to the relief from suffering, is a courageous one. Emotional suffering from pain, fear, or a sense of hopelessness is very common and of..." read more

Bellevue, WA 98004

Galit Arad-Trutner, MSW, LICSWA Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 13316

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Megan Clarke, M.A., LMFT

Megan Clarke, M.A., LMFT

Verified Credentials

Marriage & Family Therapy, Counseling

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults

"I enjoy helping women, teen and tween girls face emotional challenges, source their own strength and make lasting and powerful change in their lives. I pro..." read more

Bellevue, WA 98004

Megan Clarke, M.A., LMFT Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 10430

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Veronica Rose Connolly-Bagshaw, MA, LMHC, NCC, RYT

Veronica Rose Connolly-Bagshaw, MA, LMHC, NCC, RYT

Verified Credentials

Psychotherapy, Mental Health Counseling, Counseling

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults, Elders

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Bellevue, WA 98005

Veronica Rose Connolly-Bagshaw, MA, LMHC, NCC, RYT Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 00711

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Mineko Takada-Dill, MA, LMHC, ATR

Mineko Takada-Dill, MA, LMHC, ATR

Verified Credentials

Psychotherapy, Other

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults

"Feeling overwhelmed, stressed and stuck? Looking for changes in your life through therapy? I am an Art Therapist/Psychotherapist offering art therapy and c..." read more

Bellevue, WA 98007

Mineko Takada-Dill, MA, LMHC, ATR Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 05494

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Norma Lee, MA, MD, LMFT

Norma Lee, MA, MD, LMFT

Verified Credentials

Psychotherapy, Marriage & Family Therapy, Medicine

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults, Elders

"My approach is built on a strong foundation of deep respect, compassion, understanding and empathy for people. Without this foundation, therapeutic work w..." read more

Bellevue, WA 98005

Norma Lee, MA, MD, LMFT Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 02474

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Marc Bachrach M.A. LMFT

Marc Bachrach M.A. LMFT

Verified Credentials

Marriage & Family Therapy, Psychotherapy, Mental Health Counseling

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults

"The clients who seek my assistance desire positive change. These are individuals, couples and adolescents who are facing challenges such as communication i..." read more

Bellevue, WA 98004

Marc Bachrach M.A. LMFT Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 05758

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Susan Burns MA LMHC NBFCH NCC

Susan Burns MA LMHC NBFCH NCC

Verified Credentials

Mental Health Counseling, Marriage & Family Therapy, Psychotherapy

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults, Elders

"I love serving people with their change process. Always learning, my knowledge base is broad, and I like to apply it selectively, dependent on a careful as..." read more

Bellevue, WA 98005

Susan Burns MA LMHC NBFCH NCC Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 06316

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Joann Wadge, MA, LMHC

Joann Wadge, MA, LMHC

Verified Credentials

Psychotherapy, Marriage & Family Therapy, Mental Health Counseling

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults

"Welcome...Congratulations on your courage to look within and give yourself the gift of therapy. I am a licensed Mental Heath therapist with over 20 ye..." read more

Lynnwood, WA 98036

Bellevue, WA 98004

Joann Wadge, MA, LMHC Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 00857

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Jessica Miller MA, LMHCA

Jessica Miller MA, LMHCA

Verified Credentials

Counseling Psychology

Age groups I work with: Adults, Elders

"I believe people are most happy when we live most authentically and genuinely into who we are. I believe that society places a lot of pressure on people to..." read more

Bellevue, WA 98004

Jessica Miller MA, LMHCA Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 12232

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Mineko Takada-Dill, MA, LMHC, ATR

Mineko Takada-Dill, MA, LMHC, ATR

Verified Credentials

Psychotherapy, Other

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults

"Feeling overwhelmed, stressed and stuck? Looking for changes in your life through therapy? I am an Art Therapist/Psychotherapist offering art therapy and c..." read more

Bellevue, WA 98007

Mineko Takada-Dill, MA, LMHC, ATR Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 05494

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A relatively new city, Bellevue was incorporated in 1953 and is located in King County, between Lake Sammamish and Lake Washington. Although it is a moderately sized city with just over 130,000 residents, it has an impressive skyline with the beautiful Cascade Mountains as a backdrop. Large open spaces and green areas fill the city, making it live up to its nickname of “the city in the park.” There are more people working in the city each day than there are residents. Approximately 140,000 work in the city at the many dining establishments, entertainment venues, retailers, and corporations such as Expedia and Eddie Bauer, who are both headquartered in the city. The community is so welcoming that it has been listed in the Top 100 Best Places to Live for Money Magazine four times in the past six years1.

 

Mental Health Statistics
Between 2005 and 2009, 6.7% of Bellevue residents reported experiencing consistently poor mental health or distress. In addition, approximately 4 out of every 100,000 individuals in Bellevue received treatment for substance abuse disorders in 2006. Of all adult substance abuse reported in King County, cocaine was used by 20%. The prevalence of suicides among children aged 10 to 17 was 64 in every 100,000. In 2010, the county emergency mental health crisis hotline received over 5,000 calls from Bellevue residents in psychiatric emergencies2.

 

Bellevue Empowers Residents through Education
As part of King County, Bellevue residents have access to a wide menu of mental health services that address concerns related to emotions, addiction, abuse, and other psychological issues. Among these are children and youth services, parenting resources, addiction treatment, abuse and social services, vocational training, parent and peer mentoring, crisis intervention, crisis hotline, and inpatient and outpatient services.

 

In addition to all of the traditional services that the city and county provide, they also offer a comprehensive online portal that has resources for any issues related to mental health and well-being. The county provides data pertaining to prevalence, information on symptoms of mental health issues, and an overview of what to expect in treatment. Implemented plans are outlined in detail, and goals and progress reports are available. In addition to the volume of data that is provided to residents, there are also resources linking residents in need to community contracted providers.

 

In recognition of the need for accountability, Bellevue has sought to maintain full disclosure of mental health rates in the city relative to the county and state. This information allows the city planners to determine what is working well, to strengthen weaker programs, and to expand the successful ones. This has resulted in an integrated system of care and individual involvement, as residents provide feedback and have access to the reports that shape the future of all services in the city. By taking this unique approach, the city has been able to continue to offer innovative and effective mental health services to all residents in need3.

 

1 City of Bellevue. (2013). City Profile. Retrieved from http://www.ci.bellevue.wa.us/profile-intro.htm

2 City of Bellevue. (2013). Goal #4: Health Care to Be as Physically and Mentally Fit as Possible. Retrieved from http://www.bellevuewa.gov/humanservices_needs_update.htm

3 King County, Department of Community and Human Services. (2013). Mental Health Services. Retrieved from http://www.kingcounty.gov/healthservices/MentalHealth.aspx