Therapists in Tennessee specializing in Child mental health
Below you’ll find a list of therapists in Tennessee who specialize in treating child mental health 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 Children's Mental Health
Children can be impacted by things like anxiety, depression, ADHD and more. However, they can be difficult to identify because kids aren’t always able to communicate effectively. Untreated, child mental health issues can have long-term effects. A therapist who specializes in child mental health can help identify and treat children's mental health issues and help them achieve a better quality of life.
Finding a Therapist, Counselor, or Psychologist in Tennessee
Finding a therapist in Tennessee may be easier in cities like Nashville. If you’re in a more rural area or if a therapist with a specific specialty isn't nearby, online therapy might be a suitable alternative.
In Tennessee, out-of-pocket costs for therapy typically range between $120 - $165 per session. For couples counseling and family therapy, the costs are likely to be in a similar range. It's essential to be aware that the first appointments with a therapist might be slightly longer and more expensive. Specialized services may also cost more than average.
There are currently over 11,000 counselors working in Tennessee with licenses, including Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists (LMFT), Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC), and Psychologists (Ph.D. and Psy.D.).
If you believe you might be eligible for free or reduced-cost services from the state, it's a good idea to explore local resources to see if you qualify for Medicaid or other state-sponsored programs.