Find a Therapist near Nashville, TN

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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 Nashville, 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.

If you are looking for a specific type of therapist, you can search for marriage or couples counseling in Nashville or find a child psychologist or family therapist in Nashville. You can also connect with Nashville therapists who specialize in treating anxiety or depression. In addition, some therapists provide group therapy, which is typically a therapist-led session with multiple people.

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 Nashville 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 Nashville

Nashville is the seat of regional administration for Davidson County and the capital of Tennessee. It is the most populous city in the state, with more than 660,000 inhabitants. Nashville is known for its active music scene, low cost-of-living, and high quality of life. In 2015, Travel + Leisure ranked Nashville as America’s friendliest city.

The economy in Nashville grew by 4% in 2016, making it one of the United States’ fastest growing large metropolitan economies for that year. Residents earn an average yearly salary of $29,400 and pay no income tax. Roughly 18% of people in Nashville live below the poverty line.

Mental Health in Nashville

In 2015, there were 1,831 admissions in Davidson County for substance abuse treatment. Male admissions accounted for 62% of the total. Alcohol (31%), cocaine (19%), opioids (15%), heroin (7%), illicit prescription drugs (4%), and methamphetamines (3%) were the primary substances abused.

The authorities have taken several initiatives to curb drug use in Nashville. One such initiative is the Nashville Drug Market Intervention program. The program uses strategic planning and community mobilization to reduce drug dealing in the city. Eligible offenders are encouraged to take advantage of local resources such as drug treatment, educational classes, and skills training.


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