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Find a Therapist in Seattle, WA

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Find a Therapist in Seattle 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 Seattle, 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 Seattle 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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Seattle Mental Health Statistics

Seattle is home to over 700,000 residents. According to the King County Community Health Needs Assessment for 2018/2019, 4% of King County adults reported experiencing “serious psychological distress” within the past 30 days between 2011 and 2015. In 2013 alone, more than 1,000 cases of domestic violence were filed. Between 2002-2004 and 2011-2013, opioid-related deaths have increased by 21%, with nearly 8 deaths per 100,000 people from 2011-2013. And according to a 2015 report, over 20% of King County residents were diagnosed with depression at some point in their lives.

Promoting Recovery and Resilience in King County

The mental health needs of children and family are handled through a variety of channels, including wraparound services, Children's Crisis Outreach Response System, long-term inpatient programs, and juvenile justice liaison services. Families can also benefit from various programs that target specific needs related to parenting, addiction, and abuse, among others. 

The King County Behavioral Health Organization works with a variety of mental health providers to make behavioral health care accessible to low-income people. Services they provide include mental health care, crisis resources, and substance abuse recovery.

The Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) program addresses the needs of residents with serious mental illness. ACT is designed to provide a continuum of care to ensure clients can receive the services they need within their community and aims to reduce criminal involvement by intervening with appropriate mental health care, transitional housing, and other 
Assistance.

References:

  1. Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Program. (2017, April 28). Retrieved from https://www.kingcounty.gov/depts/community-human-services/mental-health-substance-abuse/services/mental-health/services/ACT.aspx
  2. Behavioral health in King County, Washington. (2015). Public Health: Seattle & King County. Retrieved from https://www.kingcounty.gov/depts/health/data/~/media/depts/health/data/documents/Behavioral-Health-King-County-May-2015.ashx
  3. King County Behavioral Health Organization. (2018). Retrieved from https://www.kingcounty.gov/~/media/depts/community-human-services/behavioral-health/BHO_PnPs/2018/2018KCBHOPPFinal.ashx?la=en 
  4. King County Community Health Needs Assessment. (2018). Retrieved from https://www.kingcounty.gov/depts/health/data/community-health-indicators/~/media/depts/health/data/documents/2018-2019-Joint-CHNA-Report.ashx
  5. Opioid trends across Washington state. (2015). University of Washington Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute. Retrieved from http://adai.uw.edu/pubs/infobriefs/ADAI-IB-2015-01.pdf
  6. Satterberg, D. (2014). Update on 2013 domestic violence statistics for King County. Retrieved from https://www.kingcounty.gov/depts/prosecutor/news-media-center/news/2014/april/DVstats.aspx
  7. Seattle.gov: Department of Planning and Development. (2018). Population and Demographics. Retrieved from http://www.seattle.gov/dPd/cityplanning/populationdemographics/default.htm