Therapists in Maryland specializing in Phobias & fears

Below you’ll find a list of therapists in Maryland who specialize in phobias & fears and are available for online and in-person therapy sessions. You can review each therapist’s profile page to decide if they’re right for you, and then easily book an appointment.

Therapy for Phobias & Fears

Fear is characterized by unpleasant feelings associated with the real or perceived threat of danger. Phobias, although they may stem from traumatic experiences, are oftentimes irrational fears of things that are unlikely to cause harm. Phobic individuals experience intense, debilitating bouts of fear that compromise overall well-being. Common phobias include social phobias, agoraphobia, acrophobia, pteromerhanophobia, and claustrophobia. Working with a therapist who specializes in phobias & fears may help you overcome mental health challenges linked to phobias & fears.

Finding Psychologists, Therapists, and Counselors in Maryland

Finding a therapist in Maryland may be easier in the city of Baltimore. Online therapy may be your best option if you live in more rural areas  or if a therapist with a particular specialty is not located near you. 

Out of pocket costs for therapy in Maryland will run between $100 - $130+ per session. For couples counseling and family therapy, costs are about $120 - $150+ per session. First appointments with a therapist tend to be a little longer and may cost a little more. Also, it’s important to note that specialized services can cost more.

There are currently over 32,000 counselors working in Maryland with licenses, including Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors (LCPC), and Psychologists (Ph.D. and Psy.D.). 

If you think you might qualify for free or reduced-cost services from the state, take a look at the 211 Maryland website and/or see if you qualify for Medicaid.

Licensed clinicians (and even interns) are held to strict practice guidelines to protect clients. If you’d like to learn more about identifying and reporting misconduct, learn more here.

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