Find Therapists and Counselors in Richmond, VA

Find a Therapist in Richmond, VA

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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 Richmond, 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 Richmond 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 Richmond

Richmond is the seat of Henrico County and the capital city of Virginia. It covers 60 square miles. The city was incorporated in 1782. Richmond is home to the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, the first state-supported art museum in America.

Richmond has a population of 227,000 people. The city had an 11% population growth between 2010 and 2017. The ethnic composition of Richmond is 48% black, 40% white, 6% Hispanic, and 2% Asian. 

An estimated 12,200 military veterans live in Richmond. Around 13% of residents under 65 have a disability. Twelve percent of people in this age group lack health insurance. 

People in Richmond earn a mean annual wage of $29,000. Eighty-four percent of residents age 25 and over have earned a high school degree, and 37% have earned a bachelor’s degree. Roughly 26% of Richmond residents live below the poverty line. 

Mental Health in Richmond

In December 2016, the Richmond City Sheriff’s Office received a grant to assist inmates with mental health issues. The agency had already made drug addiction recovery a mission in its jails. However, providing the necessary care for inmates with mental health diagnoses had been a challenge due to limited funding.

The Richmond City Sheriff’s Office is currently using the grant to hire trained staff to work exclusively with inmates who have mental health concerns. Care is provided during incarceration and after release. 

References:

  1. About Richmond. (n.d.). Retrieved from http://www.richmondgov.com/Visitors/AboutRichmond.aspx
  2. QuickFacts: Richmond city, Virginia (county). (n.d.). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/richmondcityvirginiacounty/PST120216
  3. Richmond. (n.d.). Encyclopedia Britannica. Retrieved from https://www.britannica.com/place/Richmond-Virginia
  4. Richmond and Chesterfield sheriffs tout regional cooperation in receiving mental health grant. (2016, December 15). Retrieved from http://www.richmondgov.com/Sheriff/documents/PRESSRELEASE_Richmond_Chesterfield_Sheriffs_Joint_Statement_121516.pdf
  5. Richmond, VA. (n.d.). Data USA. Retrieved from https://datausa.io/profile/geo/richmond-va