Find a Therapist in Charlotte, NC

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Dr. Teresa Helms, Psy.D.

Dr. Teresa Helms, Psy.D.

Verified Credentials

Psychology

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults

"I offer psychotherapy to individuals (adolescents and adults) as well as couples in a nonjudgmental, compassionate environment. I work together with client..." read more

Charlotte, NC 28226

Harrisburg, NC 28075

Dr. Teresa Helms, Psy.D. Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 17295

Kelly Holland, MSW, LCSW

Kelly Holland, MSW, LCSW

Verified Credentials

Clinical Social Work

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults

"The most important aspect of the therapeutic process is the relationship between therapist and client. Therefore, the fit between therapist and client is c..." read more

Charlotte, NC 28226

Kelly Holland, MSW, LCSW Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 22791

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Lynne Beck, MA, LPC

Lynne Beck, MA, LPC

Verified Credentials

Counseling

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

"People have the resources inside of them to reach their goals and desired happiness, but sometimes we don't have access to our inner resources and strength..." read more

Charlotte, NC 28203

Lynne Beck, MA, LPC Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 20023

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Laura Seitz, LCSW, LSAC-A

Laura Seitz, LCSW, LSAC-A

Verified Credentials

Psychotherapy

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

"My objective as a psychotherapist is to provide safe, comfortable, and judgment-free environment for clients to work through issues. My role as a psychothe..." read more

Charlotte, NC 28270

Laura Seitz, LCSW, LSAC-A Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 23725

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Meredith Stewart, MSW, LCSW

Meredith Stewart, MSW, LCSW

Verified Credentials

Clinical Social Work, Psychotherapy, Mental Health Counseling

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults, Elders

"Sometimes taking care of ourselves is the hardest thing because our lives don't have therapy built in our day. We become masters at dealing with our strug..." read more

Charlotte, NC 28203

Meredith Stewart, MSW, LCSW Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 01220

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Shawntal Isaiah, LCSW

Shawntal Isaiah, LCSW

Verified Credentials

Psychotherapy, Counseling

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults

"If you've been feeling unhappy, overwhelmed, or misunderstood, you can feel better. Maybe you're struggling in your relationships and not sure what to do. ..." read more

Charlotte, NC 28207

Shawntal Isaiah, LCSW Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 15555

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Emily Robbins, MSW, LCSW

Emily Robbins, MSW, LCSW

Verified Credentials

Psychotherapy, Clinical Social Work, Mental Health Counseling

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults

"Taking this first step in finding a therapist is often times the hardest one. As a therapist, I find fulfillment in helping you, the individual, meet your ..." read more

Charlotte, NC 28277

Emily Robbins, MSW, LCSW Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 22496

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Annada Hypes, Ph.D.

Annada Hypes, Ph.D.

Verified Credentials

Psychology

Age groups I work with: Teens, Adults

"My philosophy towards engaging in psychotherapy is that all people have the capacity to change their life for the better. A trusting, non-judgmental relati..." read more

Charlotte, NC 28227

Annada Hypes, Ph.D. Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 23525

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Dr. Carlos Todd, PhD, LPC

Dr. Carlos Todd, PhD, LPC

Verified Credentials

Coaching, Counseling

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults

"Sometimes life just does not go the way we thought it would. In fact it almost never go the way we plan. Our relationships become broken, our children expe..." read more

Charlotte, NC 28262

Dr. Carlos Todd, PhD, LPC Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 18098

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Christina Bronte, MSW, LCSW

Christina Bronte, MSW, LCSW

Verified Credentials

Psychotherapy, Clinical Social Work

Age groups I work with: Children, Teens, Adults

"How do you feel after an hour of yelling at your kids to get up in the morning to catch the school bus? Or, even worse, never arriving to any event on time..." read more

Charlotte, NC 28277

Christina Bronte, MSW, LCSW Phone Number: 1-800-651-8085 ext. 11429

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Charlotte is the county seat of Mecklenburg County and is home to 775,202 residents1. Situated between the Appalachian Mountains and the Atlantic Ocean, the city enjoys a relatively moderate climate, making it a favorite locale for year-round residents and retirees. Among the many historical and cultural attractions located here, the Nascar Hall of Fame is one of the most well-known. Aside from its entertainment value, the city also offers a variety of secondary education options. University City is located at the edge of the city and boasts the main campus of the University of North Carolina, Charlotte. The city itself has other university campuses, such as Wake Forest University, Duke University, and North Carolina Central University.

 

Mental Health Statistics
According to a Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration survey for 2002–2004, 10.1% of adult residents in western North Carolina, including Mecklenburg County, experienced severe psychological distress in the previous year. Of all area residents, 8.8% had used illicit drugs within a 30-day period between 2002 and 2004, 4.87% used pain relievers for nonmedical purposes, and nearly 2% reported having a substance abuse problem2. Homicide was the leading cause of death in 2011 for residents between the ages of 15 and 24. The same year, 19% of high school students reported having been bullied on school property, and 15% claimed to have attempted suicide one or more times within the year3.

 

The North Carolina Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services reported that 11,629 children and 12,794 adults were served by MeckLINK Behavioral Healthcare programs in the second quarter of 2012. Of all area residents receiving care from MeckLINK, 4% were admitted for short-term, psychiatric inpatient care4.

 

Mecklenburg LINKS Clients to Care
MeckLINK Behavioral Healthcare5 provides a comprehensive network of care for all area residents in need of mental health services so that they can achieve individual competence and psychological well-being. MeckLINK works with the community to empower individuals, families, and neighborhoods impacted by substance addiction, mental illness, or developmental challenges. MeckLINK provides services ranging from crisis and emergency care to individual counseling for those dealing with mental health problems. MeckLINK contracts with over 300 area providers to ensure clients’ needs are being met.

 

The Mecklenburg Health Department has developed programs aimed at young adult and adolescent males. Geared toward men between the ages of 13 and 28, the Male Involvement Program is an educational program delivered in 14 sessions that teaches young men how to improve their relationships, lives, communication, and goal-setting skills. The Males Place is designed to help younger men, between 10 and 24. It empowers young men by providing mentoring and support from middle school through high school and beyond. Issues that are addressed include anger management, teen pregnancy, fathering skills, male physical and mental health, and others. Special focus is given to teens through participation in opportunities like the Role Model All-Star Classic Contest, designed to inspire and motivate young men to achieve independence and become successful citizens. These programs offered through the county are just a few of the culturally diverse and comprehensive services that Mecklenburg area residents can take advantage of at no cost6.

 

1U.S. Department of Commerce, United States Census Bureau. (2013). State & County QuickFacts. Retrieved from http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/37/3712000.html

2Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (2006). Substate Estimates from the 2002-2004 National Surveys on Drug Use and Health. Retrieved from http://www.samhsa.gov/data/substate2k6/substate.pdf

3Mecklenburg County Health Department Epidemiology Program and Mecklenburg Healthy Carolinians. (2012). 2012 State of the County Health Report: An Overview of Selected Health Indicators for Mecklenburg County Residents. Retrieved from http://charmeck.org/mecklenburg/county/HealthDepartment/HealthStatistics/Documents/2012%20SOTCH%20Report.pdf

4NC Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services. (2013). Appendices for Community Systems Progress Report: Third Quarter SFY 2012–2013. Retrieved from http://www.ncdhhs.gov/mhddsas/statspublications/Reports/DivisionInitiativeReports/communitysystems/2013/sfy13rpt-q3.pdf

5Mecklenburg County: MeckLINK Behavioral Healthcare. (2013). About MeckLINK. Retrieved from http://charmeck.org/mecklenburg/county/AreaMentalHealth/AboutUs/Pages/About%20MeckLINK.aspx

6Mecklenburg County: Health Department. (2013). The Males Place. Retrieved from http://charmeck.org/mecklenburg/county/HealthDepartment/CommunityHealthServices/MalesPlace/Pages/MalesPlaceInfo.aspx