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Compare is a leading online therapist directory serving mental health professionals and people seeking therapy in over 30 countries. We are differentiated from other therapist directories as a result of our:

  • Mission, Vision, and Values was founded with the heart-centered mission of reducing harm in therapy, advocating for healthy and ethical psychotherapy practices, encouraging therapists to work collaboratively and non-pathologically, depathologizing diagnostic based language and therapy practices, and educating consumers about the differences between healthy and unhealthy therapy practices. Read more about why was founded or see our mission and vision statements.

  • Exclusivity maintains the highest membership requirements, individually verifying that each applicant meets strict educational, licensure, and philosophical guidelines. All members certify that their approach to helping people accords to the Elements of Good Therapy statement. This certification cannot guarantee that every therapist listed in works in a healthy, collaborative, and nonpathologizing way, but it comes closer to the ideal than any other directory. We believe that given a choice, most consumers will choose a therapist over an unknown, which is what you can get when searching other directories.

  • Network

    The Network receives over 1.5 million therapist searches each month and reaches, through a variety of partner and advertising networks, an estimated seven million people per month. By listing your therapy practice on, your information will be found on the Network. As a result, you will receive referrals from through other websites, such as,,, and others. Additionally, people seeking therapy find on hundreds of mental health websites, directories, and social media sites.

  • Benefits Beyond Referrals

    Members of get more than just referrals. We provide unlimited access to online continuing education events, marketing tools and resources, publication and media opportunities, special discounts on therapy-related products and services, and more. goes above and beyond other directories to include benefits of membership that support therapists in growing their practices and providing quality treatment to the people they work with.

  • Site Traffic

    Even without the network of other sites and directories where members are found, receives a significant amount of traffic. For a quick visual comparison demonstrating how outranks other directories on overall visitor traffic, please see the following Alexa traffic graphs:

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  • ace is Approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. maintains responsibility for this program and its content. received APA approval in May 2011. Events after 2011 may meet APA requirements for Continuing Education credits.

  • Logo has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6380. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

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    This course has been approved by, as a NAADAC Approved Education Provider, for educational credits. NAADAC Provider #135463. is responsible for all aspects of their programming.

  • ace, provider #1352, is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) through the Approved Continuing Education (ACE) Program. maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 03/30/2016 – 03/30/2019. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval for continuing education credits. Social workers participating in this course will receive 2 clinical continuing education clock hours.

  •, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #SW-0395.

  •, LLC is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed marriage and family therapists #MFT-0022 and for licensed mental health counselors #MHC-0031. LLC BBB Business Review