Find Therapists and Counselors in Auburn, WA

Find a Therapist in Auburn, WA

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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 Auburn, 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 Auburn 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 Auburn

Auburn is a city located primarily in King County, Washington. A small section of the city extends into neighboring Pierce County. Auburn spans a land area of approximately 30 square miles. The city was incorporated in 1891.

An estimated 80,800 people live in Auburn. Around 5,300 residents are military veterans. Twenty-three percent of residents age 25 or older have a bachelor’s degree.

Eighteen percent of people living in the Auburn were born outside of the United States.  The city’s racial composition is 60% white, 14% Hispanic, 9% Asian, and 5% black. Twenty-six percent of Auburn residents speak a foreign language at home. There are 7,300 Spanish speakers and 1,200 Russian speakers in Auburn.

Auburn residents earn an average salary of $27,900 annually. The median household income is $60,300. The homeownership rate is 60%. Roughly 15% of Auburn residents live in poverty.

Mental Health in Auburn

Mental health is an important issue in the city of Auburn. A recent King County report found Auburn residents have the highest rates of mental distress in the state. To address this issue, officials have designed a mental health first aid course called Real Emergency Aid Depends on You (R.E.A.D.Y.). Residents taking the program can learn practical skills to use in a mental health emergency. An individual may use said skills to support a person in crisis until professional help arrives.

Government and health officials in Auburn are determined to improve the physical and mental health of the city. Their goal is to make Auburn the healthiest city in Washington by 2020. Yet access to care is a challenge for some people in Auburn. Nearly 13% of residents do not have health insurance.

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  4. QuickFacts: Auburn city, Washington. (n.d.). United States Census Bureau. Retrieved from https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/auburncitywashington