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8 EAP:Evernorth therapists in Kansas

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Renee Tong

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Renee Tong profile image
LSCSW
15 years of experience
Authentic
Direct
Open-minded
Virtual
Renee Tong, LCSW, LISW is a highly skilled and compassionate clinical therapist dedicated to providing exceptional mental health care and support to adults over age 18, and seniors and is LGBTQ-friendly. Her private practice began in 2007. With a wealth of experience and a profound understanding of human behavior, Renee is committed to helping her clients navigate life's challenges and achieve personal growth. Renee earned her Master's degree in Social Work from Barry University, Florida, equipping her with a solid foundation in evidence-based therapeutic techniques and theories. She went on to obtain her clinical licensure as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), demonstrating her commitment to professional excellence and ethical practice. She is currently licensed in the following states: Florida, Arizona, Virginia, Massachusetts, North Carolina, South Carolina, Washington, Oregon, Ohio, and Kansas. Throughout her career, Renee has successfully assisted clients from diverse backgrounds and with a wide range of mental health concerns. Her expertise spans various areas, including life transitions, anxiety, depression, trauma, relationship issues, grief and loss, self-esteem struggles, Stress and worry, Caregiver stress, PTSD, Trauma, ACOA (Adult Child of Alcoholic or Drug Addict), addictions, Relapse Prevention, Dual Diagnosis, Grief, Shame and Guilt, Abandonment issues, Betrayal, Codependency, Toxic Relationships, Postpartum Depression, and Infertility-informed. By employing a holistic and client-centered approach, Renee fosters a safe and non-judgmental space for individuals to explore their emotions, thoughts, and experiences. Renee's therapeutic style combines empathy, active listening, and collaboration, ensuring that each client's unique needs and goals are addressed effectively. She employs evidence-based interventions such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), mindfulness techniques, solution-focused therapy to promote personal insight, resilience, inner child wound work, narrative therapy, attachment style theory method along with client center humanistic approach towards positive change.

Next available: Feb 27

Kea Roper, LSCSW, LCSW, MRT

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Kea Roper, LSCSW, LCSW, MRT profile image
LSCSW
14 years of experience
Warm
Open-minded
Direct
Virtual
Confidential talk without judgement. Hi, I’m Shakea “Kea” Roper. I’m a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW). Do you need someone to talk to that will be understanding, compassionate, and encouraging? If so, you have reached the right therapist. I’m a single mother from the inner city. I’ve been through many struggles. From parenting, to family, to work, and just life. I’ve learned you can always work on yourself to help break cycles/patterns that once held you back. I value honesty and keeping it real. When there is free time, I like to sleep, spend time with family, board games, and of course diamond painting/other crafts. I often work with clients to address anxiety, depression, racing undesirable thoughts, and handling day to day life. My counseling style is active, honest, and straight-forward. Many of my clients have said "Kea is a great listener who isn't afraid to challenge my thoughts." I take the time to care. For me, it's an honor to work together to make progress! One of my favorite quotes is “everything seems impossible until it's done” by Nelson Mandela because I know everyone can push past the uncomfortableness of change to accomplish their goals. I have over 14 years of experience focusing on mood disorders and any symptoms that affect daily life. I can work with clients from the following states: Kansas, Missouri, Utah, North Dakota, and Pennsylvania. I spent my last college years at the University of Missouri – Columbia (MIZZOU) earning a master’s degree in social work (c/o/2009). In my sessions, I focus on using evidence-based techniques such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (thinking processes), Strengths Based, Brief Therapy, Problem Solving, DBT (mindfulness), Moral Reconation Therapy (MRT), and Solution Focused to help clients improve all areas of their life. I am a facilitator of Making Sense of Your Worth (MSoYW). I have worked in various fields of social work such as: working with survivors of abuse, half-way houses, reunification of children with their families, youth homes, and psychiatric hospitals.

Next available: Feb 27

Mareesa Bruny

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Mareesa Bruny profile image
LCPC
5 years of experience
Solution oriented
Warm
Virtual
Hello, welcome to your wellness journey. My name is Mareesa, I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Georgia. Over the years I have worked with a variety of populations to assist my clients in their journey. I have provided individual and group therapy to children & adolescents in foster care, adults with mental health and substance use disorders, and adults in the correctional system. I am currently providing individual and group therapy to adults 18 years old and up.

Next available: Mar 1

LaToya Walker

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LaToya Walker profile image
LCPC
15 years of experience
Virtual
Hello! I’m a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) (LCPC) (LPC) (LCMHC) (LMHC) based in Arizona. I am licensed in various states. I received my Masters from Avila University in Kansas City and have been practicing for over a decade. I have adults struggling with life problems and aid them in regaining control over worry, panic, fear, or dread in order to become the best version of themselves.

Next available: Feb 27

Joe Hupp LISW-S, LCSW, LICSW, LSCSW, ACSW

(he/him)

Joe Hupp LISW-S, LCSW, LICSW, LSCSW, ACSW profile image
LSCSW
20 years of experience
Open-minded
Warm
Virtual
Hello, I am Joe and I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker, with the ability to serve those located throughout the United States. My aim to to ensure that each and every session be approach with comfort, finding solutions and getting you to feel better with whatever associated problem you are experiencing. It may be overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be. We can work together to find a solution to getting you to feel better!

Next available: Mar 2

Paula Luna

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Paula Luna profile image
LCPC
13 years of experience
Virtual
We all go through lots of transition and change throughout our life. Sometimes, all we need is some support, empowerment, and guidance. I will not pass judgment on your situation but allow you time to process what is slowing you down or making you stuck in life. I will encourage and support you as well as challenge you in your effort to move forward through the hurt. I enjoy working with children, adolescents, and adults. I also enjoy helping families and couples work through issues and help marriages heal. Autism spectrum disorder is something I have a lot of experience in and can help the individual and the family function better together. I also have a background in public education so I support families in understanding IEP's and 504's. As well as understanding and working with the difficulties currently facing our public schools and how it affects our children and is anxiety producing.

Next available: Feb 28

Stephanie Duran

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Stephanie Duran profile image
LCPC
15 years of experience
Virtual
Do you need more than just a friend to talk to? Wondering if counseling may be the answer? Telling yourself you should be over it by now? Worrying that you'll always feel this way? I will listen to you, encourage you and focus on teaching you rational self-counseling skills. I want to learn what you want out of life and help you achieve your goals. I believe it is important to have a genuine, open, trusting relationship with my clients. With an integrative approach of cognitive behavioral, solution-focused and reality therapies, I will help you express your feelings, thoughts, and concerns; and gain insight and awareness into what you need to succeed. I specialize in crisis stabilization, substance use treatment, and have extensive experience working with patients in a forensic setting, who suffer with chronic mental illness; including suicidal ideations, depression, anxiety, mania, and psychosis. I offer sessions in English and Spanish. Necesita hablar con alguien mas que un amigo/a? No sabe si consejería es la solución para usted? Yo lo voy a escuchar y enseñar a centrarse en aprender las claves para ayudarse a sí mismo. Yo creo que es importante tener una relación honesta y abierta con mis clientes. Usando terapias como CBT, enfocado en soluciones, y en el presente, yo le puedo ayudar expresar sus emociones, pensamientos, y preocupaciones. También lo ayudare en poder reconocer lo que usted necesita para superarse. Yo soy especializada en la estabilización de crisis, uso de drogas y alcohol, y tango mucha experiencia trabajando con pacientes in que se ven en problemas con la ley que están sufriendo de síntomas de problemas psiquiátricos incluyendo pensamientos de hacerse daño o quitarse la vida, depresion, ansiedad, maniatico, y psicosis. Yo puedo completar su cita en Espanol o Ingles.

Next available: Feb 29

Annie Handley, LCSW, LSCSW

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Annie Handley, LCSW, LSCSW profile image
LSCSW
16 years of experience
Virtual
Does this sound familiar- today is the day! Today is the day that you are finally going to get organized, stop contacting your toxic ex or start that self care routine you've been thinking about for months. And you start off great but find it hard to keep those new behaviors going. Your mental résistance enters and you feel stuck. Stuck in damaging behaviors and problematic patterns. And the pattern starts again. So here's what I've learned along the way: 1. Transformation is not linear. 2. Transformation is a daily event. 3. You are your own best healer. I am here to help you on your path of transformation and healing. My goal is to create a safe space for you to be authentically you. You are the expert on your life and I am here to help you expand on your strengths as well as hold you accountable for reaching your goals. I have been a licensed Social Worker since 2007 and am both a certified grief counselor and an ADHD services professional. Are you ready to do the work? Consistent, small, daily choices can help you get from where you are to where you want to be. And I am here to help you in that process. I am currently offering telehealth in KS, MO, NC and TN. Reach out to take that first step. We can get there together.

Next available: Mar 1

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