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500,000 people sought help at Thriveworks in the last year

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

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Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield | Anthem (Blue Card), Carelon, +17 more
Military / Veteran, Domestic Abuse, LGBTQIA+, Anger, Behavioral Issues, +17 more

As a compassionate and experienced queer woman of color, I'm here to help you thrive through life's challenges.

ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS

JP Farley Corporation, Medicare FL, Multi Plan PHCS, +3 more
Coping Skills, Self Esteem, Stress, Life Transition, Relationships, +4 more

I understand the importance of connection and having a safe space for therapy to be helpful.

Starting Psychologists

What is Psychologists?

Psychologists are mental health professionals that provide psychotherapy services and diagnoses for their clients. They have more research-focused training than most therapists, as they are more medically educated and receive a more general education about therapeutic approaches and theory.

How does Psychologists work?

Thriveworks psychologists in Gainesville, FL provide standard psychotherapy services, tailoring treatment to each client and their unique concerns. However, they can also provide diagnoses to clients when appropriate, something that therapists and counselors cannot do. Finally, in some states in the U.S., they are allowed to prescribe medication.

Is Psychologists conducted in person or online?

How long does Psychologists last?

Psychological treatment at Thriveworks Gainesville is very individualized and specific to each client, which means that the duration of treatment is often varied depending on a client's condition or disorder, the state of their symptoms, and their specific goals.

Need more help deciding?

Gracie recently quit talking to her father, with whom she has had a rocky relationship with for some time. Although she loves her dad, he was physically abusive when she was a girl and has never taken responsibility for his actions. He’s continued to be critical, negative, and unwilling to open up emotionally. After her last attempt to talk with him about how his behavior harmed her, Gracie realized that she may be better off without him in her life. Still, the decision hasn’t been easy, and she’s wracked with guilt and confusion: Did she make the right choice? 

To think through this major life change, Gracie wants to talk to a psychologist, someone she hopes will be able to help her understand why she and her father are unable to get along. Though she wants him in her life, she hopes that a psychologist’s guidance and support will help her know what to do more with her father’s behavior. It may be some time before she understands her family life with more clarity, but she knows that attending counseling sessions is the first step. 

Like Gracie, you might also be looking to confide in a psychologist for assistance with your mental health needs. At Thriveworks in Gainesville, FL we have psychologists who are ready to partner with you, helping you prioritize your emotional wellbeing and offering you personalized coping strategies. 

How Can a Psychologist Assist Me?

Psychologists are highly trained mental health professionals; they often hold advanced degrees that make them expert providers and empathizers. Though everyone’s mental health needs can vary, our team of psychologists can help a wide array of people with situations or conditions such as: 

  • Major life transitions such as marriage, divorce, death, or financial issues 
  • Anger management 
  • Family or relationship problems
  • Grief and loss
  • ADHD 
  • Anxiety 
  • Depression 
  • And many other problems 

Psychologists can help with a lot—but it’s important to talk candidly with them so that they can fully understand your situation and how they can better assist you. When you decide to open up to a Thriveworks counselor in Gainesville, FL you can trust that your needs are being met by the industry’s best. We only hire the top 4% of applicants; it’s just another way that we go above and beyond to ensure that our clients are prioritized. 

Should I Talk with a Psychologist Virtually?  

Many of our psychologists are available virtually through our online therapy and counseling services. Connect with your psychologist from home, the office, or while traveling to make the most out of your sessions, regardless of your schedule. With virtual therapy and counseling from Thriveworks, it’s easier than ever to put your mental health needs first.

Regardless of whether you’re attending solo or group therapy, online therapy is a convenient and secure way to get the same quality mental health care as you would from an in-person session. Online counseling might be appealing if you: 

  • Travel or work often
  • Have mobility or chronic health concerns that limit mobility
  • Are anxious about speaking with a psychologist in person
  • Would like to avoid commuting to a brick-and-mortar office
  • Frequently take care of elderly family members or watch after kids 

We’ve made talking with one of our psychologists even easier with online counseling. Now, you can attend virtual sessions anywhere with reliable internet and somewhere private to talk. 

Connecting virtually with one of our psychologists is safe, as well. We follow strict HIPAA guidelines to make sure that your client information is protected and your session is secure.

Book a Session with a Thriveworks Psychologist in Gainesville, FL

Call Thriveworks in Gainesville, FL when you’re ready to prioritize your mental health needs; our scheduling specialists will be standing by to assist you. 

And when you become a Thriveworks client, you get access to an array of perks that other providers don’t usually offer their clients, such as: 

  • Full 50-60 minute counseling or therapy sessions 
  • High touch support from our scheduling team, available seven days a week 
  • Same and next-day session availability 
  • Industry-leading psychologists—we only hire the top 4% of candidates at our locations nationwide 

Choosing to talk with a psychologist could help improve your quality of life and balance your mental health. When you feel ready, contact Thriveworks in Gainesville, FL to start attending therapy or counseling sessions. Our team of psychologists is looking forward to being a part of your personal growth and progress. 

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 Gainesville therapists and counselors accept 21 insurance plans

  • Aetna

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield | Anthem (Blue Card)

  • Carelon

  • Cigna | Evernorth

  • Cigna | Evernorth EAP

  • Compsych

  • First Health Network

  • Florida Blue | BCBS | Blue Cross Blue Shield

  • Humana Exchange

  • Humana HMO/POS

  • Humana PPO/EPO/HDHP

  • JP Farley Corporation

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Self-pay costs at Gainesville
Talk therapy

Talk therapy

Includes individual, couples, child/ teen, & family therapy

First session

$1

Ongoing sessions

$1

Talk therapy

Psychiatry

Includes reducing symptoms with medication & management

First session

$1

Ongoing sessions

$1

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I cannot sing the praises of Thriveworks any louder; I have three professionals guiding me through a really rough time in my life. I didn't know how much I "needed" therapy until they started helping me see myself an my situations in an honest light. I look forward to continued growth with the support and guidance of my amazing team.
Read more I cannot sing the praises of Thriveworks any louder; I have three professionals guiding me through a really rough time in my life. I didn't know how much I "needed" therapy until they started helping me see myself an my situations in an honest light. I look forward to continued growth with the support and guidance of my amazing team.
Robin Feb 2024
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Where to find us

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Getting here

Thriveworks Counseling & Psychiatry Gainesville is at the corner of NW 39th Avenue and NW 43rd Street. We are across the street from Truist, and share an office building with Swift Creek Realty.

Phone number

(352) 469-4507

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