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Find a Therapist in Asheville, NC

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Find a Therapist in Asheville with GoodTherapy

It’s normal to experience mental health issues and relationship problems. Talking to a licensed therapist can help. Therapy can teach you more about yourself and your mental health concerns in a healing way. Many therapies are evidence-based and have been proven effective.

Since 2007, GoodTherapy has helped people like you connect with ethical, compassionate counselors and therapists. The therapists listed above, who practice therapy in Asheville, 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.

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

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About Asheville

Asheville is located by the Blue Ridge Mountains in western North Carolina. The city is well-known for its historic architecture and vibrant art scene. 

Asheville is home to 89,000 people. The ethnic composition of the population is 77% white, 12% black, 6% Hispanic, and 2% Asian. Around 92% of residents over age 25 have graduated from high school. Forty-seven percent of people in the same age group have a bachelor’s degree. 

People in Asheville earn an average annual wage of $28,900. The median household income is $44,900. More than 16% of residents in Asheville live below the poverty line.

Mental Health in Asheville

Asheville and other cities in western North Carolina have a higher suicide rate than the rest of the state. The North Carolina Division of Public Health designed a suicide prevention plan in 2015. It seeks to educate residents about suicide and promote effective treatment practices. 

Access to mental health care is limited in Asheville. Roughly 16% of city residents age 65 or younger do not have health insurance. In 2016, the C3356 Comprehensive Care Center opened. It offers 24/7 support to Asheville residents who are experiencing psychiatric crises, including a mobile crisis unit which can help people stuck at home.

References:

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  4. QuickFacts: Asheville city, North Carolina. (n.d.). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/ashevillecitynorthcarolina/PST045216
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  6. Veteran suicide numbers in NC soar above national average. (2017, October 20). Citizen Times. Retrieved from http://www.citizen-times.com/story/news/local/2017/10/20/veteran-suicide-numbers-nc-soar-above-national-average/783624001