Find Therapists and Counselors in Boulder, CO

Find a Therapist in Boulder, CO

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It’s normal to experience mental health issues and relationship problems. Talking to a licensed psychotherapist can help. 

Since 2007, GoodTherapy has helped people like you connect with ethical, compassionate counselors and therapists. The therapists listed above, who practice therapy in Boulder, are trained to protect client confidentiality and privacy. In keeping with our high membership standards, these mental health professionals are also committed to eliminating the stigma that keeps many people from seeking help.

Beliefs about how much therapy costs may deter some people from finding a therapist. It’s a good idea to contact therapists you’re interested in and ask about insurance, sliding-scale fees, payment plans, and other options to stay within your budget.

Start by searching for marriage counseling near you, or find a therapist who specializes in family therapy or child psychology in Boulder. Therapy can teach you more about yourself and your mental health concerns in a healing way. Many therapies, including EMDR and cognitive behavioral therapy, are evidence-based and have been proven effective.

Rest assured there are qualified Boulder therapists who can treat a variety of concerns, including LGBT issues, anxiety, or depression. With our directory, the right therapist is easy to find.

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Boulder Mental Health Statistics

While a recent study recognizes Boulder as the happiest city in the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report that 10.1% of adults in Boulder experienced over 14 days of poor mental health every month. Meanwhile, nearly 20% of Boulder adults reported needing mental health care within the past year and did not get it.

One survey showed that almost 15% of middle school students in Boulder reported they had thought about ending their life. From 2014 to 2016, Boulder had an average of 16.3 deaths by suicide per 100,000 people. Almost 2 out of 3 people in Colorado who died by suicide also experienced depression.

A 2017 survey of Boulder residents revealed that 34% of those polled believed that more should be done to reduce mental health and substance abuse stigma. Just under 20% of adults in Boulder self-reported binge drinking, and over 25% said they get less than 7 hours of sleep per night.

References:

  1. Age-adjusted death rate due to suicide. (2016). Retrieved from http://www.bouldercountyhealthcompass.org/indicators/index/view?indicatorId=120&localeTypeId=2 
  2. Breaking: Nat Geo & Gallup announce 25 happiest cities in the U.S., interviews and visuals available. (2017, October 18). Retrieved from http://press.nationalgeographic.com/2017/10/18/breaking-nat-geo-gallup-announce-25-happiest-cities-in-the-u-s-interviews-visuals-available 
  3. Keeney, T. (2017, April 17). Suicide, depression and Colorado. Colorado Health Institute. Retrieved from https://www.coloradohealthinstitute.org/research/suicide-depression-and-colorado 
  4. Mental health community assessment. (2016). Retrieved from https://assets.bouldercounty.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/community-of-hope-mental-health-community-assessment.pdf 
  5. 500 Cities project data. (2016). Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Retrieved from https://nccd.cdc.gov/500_Cities/rdPage.aspx?rdReport=DPH_500_Cities.ComparisonReport&Locations=0807850