Online Therapy Counseling in Birmingham, MI—Oakland Therapists and Counselors

Online Therapy Counseling in Birmingham, MI—Detroit Therapists and Counselors

Do you ever wish that you could attend your appointment from the comfort and convenience of your own home? Well, when it comes to therapy and counseling, now you can! Say goodbye to the days where you sat in endless traffic only to arrive late to your therapy session. Say goodbye to the days where you struggled to find an appointment time that fits into your busy day. And say hello to the comfort, convenience, and flexibility of online counseling.

I am not afraid of storms, for I am learning how to sail my ship.”

–Amy March

If you’re looking for therapy in Oakland County or the Detroit area, Thriveworks Birmingham, MI has online therapy options for you. Online therapy can help you work through your mental roadblocks and find greater happiness. If you’re interested in the benefits that you could experience in working with a counselor online, reach out to Thriveworks Birmingham, MI in Beverly Hills today. Just call (248) 686-3347. We have quick, flexible scheduling options for you to choose from.

Oakland Counseling: What Is Online Therapy?

Despite popular belief, online counseling is not a new concept. It originated in the 1980s when the first online self-help group emerged. Today, you can get involved in these self-help groups, discuss mental health challenges on discussion boards, and even work with a therapist or counselor online.

If you choose to forego in-person counseling and work with a therapist online instead, you’ll have several options to choose from. You can choose to work with your therapist via phone call, videoconference, or even email/messaging. Are you wondering which option might be right for you? This might take some experimentation, but if you’re looking for a set, organized timeslot to meet with your Thriveworks Birmingham, MI therapist as you would in in-person therapy, it might be best for you to choose online counseling or videoconference counseling. If, however, you’d prefer a more casual therapy environment, your best option might be working with your therapist via email/messaging.

Online Therapy Counseling Benefits: Is It Right For Me?

Online therapy helps many people secure the mental health services they’re looking for and have been working for. For example, someone whose been looking for therapy but hasn’t quite been able to fit it into their schedule. Or, someone who has known for quite some time that they need counseling but has been stopped by the judgment they fear. In either case, online therapy can serve as the solution.

There are many different benefits in online therapy. For example, convenience, effectiveness, and reliability:

  1. Convenience: This is perhaps the number one reason people choose online therapy over in-person counseling. Because you can attend your session from virtually anywhere (as long as you have internet access), it is often the most convenient option. You don’t have to worry about driving to your therapy appointment after work before you get to return to the comfort of your home. You can return to the comfort of your home and continue to enjoy it while you attend your online therapy session.
  2. Effectiveness: It’s important to mention that you are not sacrificing any progress you might make in in-person counseling. Evidence shows that you can make just as much progress in online therapy, as it is just as effective! It might even be more effective, depending on your needs and preferences.
  3. Reliability: Finally, online counseling is reliable. You can count on making it to your session on time, as long as you have reliable internet access. You don’t have to worry about sickness, weather, or other external problems getting in your way. Which means you don’t have to worry about having to cancel and reschedule your appointment!

Thriveworks Birmingham, MI is here and ready to help you manage whatever it is you’re facing. We have a team of dedicated professionals who can help you over the phone, videoconference, or email/text messaging.

Work with a Thriveworks Birmingham Online Therapist in Oakland County

If you’re looking for Oakland counseling or therapy in Detroit, and you think that you could find value in online therapy counseling, reach out to Thriveworks Birmingham, MI today. In addition to online therapy, we offer depression therapy, couples therapy, marriage counseling, child therapy, family therapy, life coaching, and other mental health services that can prove beneficial to your life.

To schedule your first appointment, call (248) 686-3347. We can get you in for your first appointment as soon as today or tomorrow. Enjoy these premium benefits and more at Thriveworks Birmingham, MI in Beverly Hills.

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Great therapist

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Andrea Golden is easy to talk with and goes or of her way to give a balanced perspective.
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Lindsey is great!

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I had the honor of working with Lindsey at a previous job and she is one of the sweetest individuals I have ever met. Lindsey listens intently to everyone and is open to people from all walks of life. Lindsey is knowledgeable and passionate about advocating for mental health. This makes Lindsey a great leader and counselor. I would refer anyone I know to Lindsey!
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I’ve known Tammy Wagstaff for quite some time. She was very helpful to me for finding my strengths and improving my working and personal relationships. She is a good listener and is able to “see” my point of view . I would highly recommend this counselor
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Review for Sandra Quigley

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*****I have been a patient of Sandra's for nearly 2 years now and I really can't say enough good things about her work with me. She is a true Christian counselor and that was exactly the perspective I needed to guide me down the path God was trying to lead me. She definitely strengthened my faith and made many of life's big problems seem like small speed bumps when looking at the big picture!! I highly recommend Sandra Q. if you are looking for the someone who honestly cares about you and the journey you are on. Remember, there’s ultimately only one way to peace in your life, and that’s to walk daily with the Prince of Peace, Christ Jesus!! *****
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I really enjoyed meeting Melissa.

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I really enjoyed meeting Melissa. It was easy to converse with her. She was very professional but completely relatable too. I would definitely recommend Thriveworks!
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Moving with meaning

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Much Gratitude Christine, You're helping me become the best version of myself. The self I've always pictured the vision is clear and I am ready to LIVE!!
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I wouldn’t recommend it – one of the worst therapists I’ve ever seen

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The doctor (PhD) I saw for therapy decided, on the second session, to pay more attention to doing things on his phone than to listening to me. He thought he was hiding what he was doing behind his portfolio, but he was not. I could see the reflection of what he was doing, and he was looking down more than up. He was pretending to listen but didn't do a very good job of that, because when I stopped talking, he would incorrectly try to restate what I said or, make a comment on what I said which turned out to not be relevant because it was clear he wasn't listening. He did not seem to want to be there. It was a horrible experience. I called the next day to complain to the lady on the phone, and got a sincere "I'm sorry" and that's it. When I got the bill (very expensive, by the way), I have been attempting to call the office to pay it over the phone but I keep getting told that the people that do the billing are currently busy and that I should call back. It should not be that difficult for someone to take a credit card number and apply it to my bill, especially a bill I shouldn't have to pay due to horrible service. I hope the other therapists at Thriveworks are better than the one I selected, and actually have interest in helping their patients.
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Couldn’t be happier

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We couldn't be happier with the staff and help we have received for our family at the practice. Christine has been particularly helpful in assisting myself and our family get back on track.
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Comfortable

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Comfortable, private space for anyone and everyone in the family to get the personal time and space they need.
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She helped change my life

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Dear Marcy, I can't thank you enough for recommending your therapist Dawn Gaden to me. She has helped change my life. I have always struggled with feeling misunderstood. But recently I fell into a deep depression; beyond something I could resolve myself. Therapy was required for my recovery. Since childhood I have been weary of therapists because I would talk through my problems but I didn't get tools and strategies to handle my problems better. Dawn has changed that. For the first time I leave each appointment not only relieved from having talked my issues through, but more importantly with tools to help me move forward. She has introduced me to methods I had considered silly, but now I could live without. I am proud of the person I am becoming and the journey I have chosen to take. Thank you for all you have done to change my life and my family's future.
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She Inspires Hope

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I found Sandra Quigley on the web while searching for a Christian counselor. I was having a lot of anxiety about making a career change. She not only helped through the anxieties, she also helped me with concerns in my personal life. Sandra's non-judgmental and compassionate approach, made me feel comfortable and hopeful.
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Karen Waldrop

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Ms. Waldrop is an active listener and excellent problem solver. She offers practical resolutions to everyday problems for those suffering with depression, life changes, anxiety, and stress. She provides empathy in a quiet manner with a gentle sense of humor. She is capable to offer a variety of tools for those seeking positive and lasting life changes. If you are seeking someone with whom you can discuss your deepest personal issues in a confidential manner I would highly recommend Ms. Karen Waldrop as your therapist.
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Everything I needed

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I found Sandra Quigley in the back of a magazine (Psychology Today). I desperately needed someone to talk to. Newly retired with plenty of time to allow my mind to take over my life, I felt constantly anxious and very out of sorts. Enter Sandra Quigley- compassionate, non-judgmental, kind, and gentle. She is everything that I needed to heal myself. I had never talked to a therapist before, so this was a new venture. It was very important to me that I find someone with whom I could feel comfortable. Right away, I felt comfortable. I did have assignments; I never was prescribed a single drug. She went out of her way to help me specifically with my issues- finding me articles, books, telling stories. I never felt uncomfortable; I felt and still feel that my time with Sandra is valuable. With Sandra’s help, I have unearthed a much calmer, happier, together self that now wakes up each morning looking forward to the day ahead. We all have our baggage- I never once realized that I could unpack that bag and put my crap away. I now get to walk through life so much lighter!!
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So helpful!

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I really love the helpful and peaceful approach at Thriveworks. I have known Marcy for a long time and her ability to work through tough spots and discuss personalities makes her a lot of fun for me. Time flies when we chat and that is a good thing for a guy like me who is always worried about time. I also love Dawn Gadens video blogs! Wow...so insightful and easy to access. I don't see Dawn in counseling but if she is that good on video I have to believe she is great in person. Give a shot...I bet you will love them.
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