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700 people sought anxiety therapy help at Flagstaff in the last year

Discover how starting anxiety therapy can support your own journey toward a happier, more fulfilling life.

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Our therapists in Flagstaff are booked, but we have 3 other therapists in AZ available for an online or in-person session.

Starting Anxiety therapy

What is anxiety therapy?

Anxiety therapy helps people better understand and manage their anxiety. Anxiety therapists at Thriveworks in Flagstaff, AZ can develop a treatment plan that will help you better manage your day-to-day anxiety or your anxiety disorder.

How does anxiety therapy work?

Anxiety therapy involves talking to a therapist about symptoms, potential causes, and more. Thriveworks Flagstaff therapists will then work with you to determine where your anxiety might stem from and teach you effective coping mechanisms.

How to deal with anxiety?

One of the best ways to deal with anxiety is to learn about your own anxiety: your symptoms, what triggers it, and what coping mechanisms have been effective in the past. When you learn what your anxiety is tied to, it can help you be mindful of what's really happening as well as prevent and mitigate symptoms by processing and working through the issue in therapy. Other strategies that have been shown to help manage anxiety are meditation, challenging anxious thoughts, exercising, and journaling.

Symptoms of anxiety

Common symptoms of anxiety include:

  • Sense of impending danger
  • Nervousness/restlessness
  • Trouble focusing
  • Excessive sweating
  • Shaking
  • Headaches
  • Stomach issues
  • Fatigue
  • Panic attacks
  • Increased heart rate

What is the best therapy for anxiety?

Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) can be incredibly effective in treating anxiety and anxiety disorders. Other effective techniques include exposure therapy, Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), Acceptance and commitment therapy (ACT), and EMDR therapy.

Is anxiety therapy conducted in person or online?

Anxiety therapy is conducted both in person and online, depending on the individual's preferences and their therapist's availability. We suggest choosing the option that best suits your needs.

How long does anxiety therapy last?

On average, people can tend to attend 15 to 20 session of anxiety therapy (five or more months). However, this number is heavily dependent on the type of anxiety that's being treated and its severity, with many choosing to attend anxiety therapy for a longer period of time to ensure its effectiveness long-term.

Is therapy worth it for anxiety?

Yes, it is worth going to therapy for anxiety. If you are struggling with regular anxious thoughts and feelings that are affecting your day-to-day life or you suspect that you have an anxiety disorder, you should seek expert anxiety help.

Need more help deciding?

Millions of adults in the United States battle anxiety each year. Unfortunately, most don’t get the help they need to manage their anxiety in order to live a happy, successful life. In the past few months, have you…

  1. Felt very nervous? 
  2. Had a poor appetite?
  3. Experienced uncontrollable worry? 
  4. Felt on the edge and restless? 
  5. Struggled to focus at work? 

If you answered yes to most or all of the questions above, you might have an anxiety disorder. The good news is that trained mental health professionals can help you get back to a place where you feel happy, less anxious, and ready to take on the challenges that come your way. 

At Thriveworks Counseling in Flagstaff, AZ our anxiety therapists are prepared to offer you personalized help, guidance, and support as soon as you schedule your first session. They understand how difficult anxiety can make day to day functioning and they want to help you find the light once again. 

If you are dealing with one of these disorders, or you’re experiencing symptoms, give our office a call. We’d love to assist you.

What Is Anxiety? What Are the Symptoms?

As briefly discussed before, there are many different feelings and behaviors associated with anxiety. However, there are common signs of anxiety, which include:

  • Changes in sleeping patterns
  • Irritability
  • Persistent worry or fear
  • Restlessness
  • A feeling of impending doom
  • Reduced appetite
  • Weight loss
  • Fatigue
  • Difficulty focusing

This list of symptoms might not highlight everything that you are experiencing. But these are the most common, and they’re a good starting point for identifying whether or not you may have an anxiety disorder. 

If you are experiencing anything listed above, it might be time for you to reach out to Thriveworks Counseling in Flagstaff to receive an accurate diagnosis and an effective treatment plan.

What to Expect from Anxiety Counseling at Thriveworks 

Anxiety can be incredibly isolating. Fortunately, the mental health professionals at Thriveworks are here to partner with you on your mental health journey. We understand that every person is different, and that’s exactly why we make every treatment plan different. 

Your anxiety therapist at Thriveworks will work with you to understand any underlying causes and factors to help you overcome and manage your symptoms. Our goal is to help you establish healthy routines and easy ways to manage your anxiety. 

During your time with us, we might also help you with things like:

  • Communication skills
  • Managing intense feelings
  • Identifying your stressors
  • Setting goals and achieving them
  • Monitoring your success, and celebrating big and small victories 

To achieve these things and any of your other goals, your anxiety therapist will likely utilize a variety of different therapeutic techniques and methods such as cognitive behavioral therapy, traditional talk therapy, narrative therapy, and more. Let’s get started. 

Schedule an Anxiety Therapy Session at Thriveworks in Flagstaff, AZ

If you’re here, it means that you or someone you know is ready to take the next step towards bettering your overall mental health and wellbeing. There’s no reason why you should suffer in silence with these difficult mental disorders. Thriveworks Counseling in Flagstaff, AZ can be your silver lining. 

Our office offers both in-person therapy and online counseling. In addition, we have evening and weekend appointments, no waitlist, flexible cancellations, and many other benefits. To start working with one of our dedicated mental health professionals, you can click over to our online booking portal or give our office a call. 

We look forward to hearing from you and working together on this uplifting journey. 

Pricing & insurance

Our therapists accept most major insurances. We cover 180 million Americans – and offer self-pay options, too.
Learn more about pricing for therapy and counseling services at Thriveworks.

Our Flagstaff therapists and counselors accept 21 insurance plans

  • Aetna

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield | Anthem (Blue Card)

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona | BCBS

  • Carelon

  • Cigna | Evernorth

  • Cigna | Evernorth EAP

  • Compsych

  • First Health Network

  • Humana Exchange

  • Humana HMO/POS

  • Humana PPO/EPO/HDHP

  • Imperial Health Plan

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Getting here

Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Flagstaff is located at 809 W Riordan Rd Ste 202, Flagstaff, AZ 86001, off Rte 66.

Phone number

(928) 955-8534

Languages spoken by AZ providers

  • Italian
  • English
  • Spanish
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