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Kansas City Psychiatry and Counseling—Mental Health Help in MO

It is difficult to go through life without help. The journey that you go on throughout your life is full of twists and turns, many of which cannot be predicted. As that is the case, it is wise to consider seeking help in dealing with some of the problems that are going to be thrown at you along the way.

If you live in or near the Kansas City area, the team here at Thriveworks would be proud to help you live your life to the fullest. We offer a range of therapy and life coaching options to help you deal with your problems in a manner that is healthy and effective. To schedule your appointment or learn more about the services we offer, please call our office in Kansas City, MO today.

Do I Need Counseling or Therapy Services?

You may have a notion as to what kind of problems are dealt with inside of a counseling office, but that notion may be a bit narrower than the reality of the situation. In fact, Thriveworks in Kansas City, MO deals with people from all walks of life who are facing a great number of different challenges. Some of those challenges include the following:

  • Depression and anxiety
  • The loss of a loved one or job
  • Unhealthy eating habits
  • Anger management problems
  • Behavioral problems in children
  • Traumatic experiences
  • Relationship issues
  • Family conflicts
  • Stress
  • Substance abuse problems
  • Addiction issues
  • And more

One of the big advantages of working with Thriveworks in Kansas City, MO is our ability to help you through a variety of problems from big to small. If you are currently facing a serious crisis in your life, our experienced team will be happy to help you deal with the difficulties that you face.

On the other hand, if you are only having a slight problem—perhaps with motivation or something similar—our life coaching services could help you get moving in the right direction once again. Don’t assume that you need to be facing a major problem in order to turn to counseling at Thriveworks in Kansas City, MO. Give us a call at your convenience and find out exactly what we have to offer.

What Mental Health Services Are Offered at Thriveworks?

Thriveworks in Kansas City, MO can offer our clients many different mental health services in order to help them address their specific problems. As we detailed above, mental health issues range from mental illness to stress, family conflicts, anger, and more. If you are struggling mentally or emotionally, one of the following services might help:

  • Depression counseling
  • Anxiety therapy
  • Stress management
  • Grief counseling
  • Trauma therapy or PTSD counseling
  • Couples therapy
  • Marriage counseling
  • Eating disorder counseling
  • Life coaching or career counseling

When you arrive at our office, you will notice right away that your time is important to us, and you matter to us. Everyone who seeks treatment with Thriveworks in Kansas City, MO is extremely important to our entire team, so you can expect to have your needs met and your problems respected right from the start. No one here will judge you in any way for coming to seek therapy to deal with your problems—this is what we do, and it is our goal to help you in whatever way will get you back on track.

Does Thriveworks Offer Psychiatry?

The Thriveworks office in Kansas City, MO offers a full suite of psychiatric services like prescription medication and medication management. Licensed psychiatrists can meet with new clients quickly, sometimes within 24-48 hours, in order to evaluate symptoms and formulate a diagnosis and treatment plan if necessary. Thriveworks psychiatrists can treat a number of complex mental health conditions that may or may not require medication. Sometimes multiple conditions and symptoms can overlap, making psychiatric expertise and experience even more critical to recovery.

Schedule an Appointment at Thriveworks in Kansas City, MO

Are you ready to schedule an appointment and start a relationship with a skilled, caring counselor? If the answer is yes, you are in the right place. Thriveworks in Kansas City, MO can connect you with a counselor or coach right now. You can look forward to working with a professional who truly cares about your health and wellbeing. Additionally, you can look forward to premium counseling benefits like the following:

  • Online counseling opportunities
  • Same and next-day sessions
  • Evening and weekend appointment options
  • Access to your provider between sessions
  • Flexible cancellations
  • Scheduling support 7 days a week

To schedule your appointment or learn more about the counseling, psychiatry, and coaching services that we offer, call our office. We will be happy to take the time to discuss treatment options with you. We appreciate your time, and we hope that you will contact us in the near future!

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Text support via our Success Navigator
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Shanna is a fabulous counselor. She is personable, caring, down to earth and she has a witty sense of humor. Her patience and warmth empowers her clients to reach their potential.
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Awesome therapist

Shanna is a consummate professional and a great therapist. She has great insightful , empathetic, gentle, yet firm. She provides practical application, resources and tools needed to become the best version of oneself. She displays a tough love approach and understands areas to work on. She is always prepared, very detailed oriented, responsive and cares about the client journey. and patient. She seems empathetic and kind, but also clear and firm. Her sessions always end with actionable goals and she is willing to move the session toward relevant concerns if need be
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Helped with Depression

Had a very sympathetic but direct counselor who was tremendous. She helped me see patterns in my own behavior that should change is response to situations that had led to my depression previously. Very compassionate and helpful.
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Highly Recommend Shanna

Shanna is caring and compassionate with excellent communication skills. She is easy to talk with and values genuine rapport and an individual approach. Her years of experience with a variety of clients make her a great choice as a counselor!
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I worked with Shanna as a colleague for many years. I've noted that people are drawn to her because she is so open and easy to talk to. One of her greatest motivations in life is helping others. She has the ability to lift others up with kindness and support. Shanna is very professional and insightful and I wouldn't hesitate to ask for her help.
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Julia is an amazing therapist. She is professional as well as personable. Julia works hard to enure the individual needs of each client are met. I highly recommend her.
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I worked with Julia for two years at a community mental health center. Julia was a great colleague and mental health provider for the clients we served! She was empathetic and compassionate. She possesses a client centered and trauma informed approach with the people she works with!
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Julia and I were work colleagues. I found her to be very knowledgeable and professional. I highly recommend her!
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Great Care

I have known Julia for several years. She has great energy, loves her clients, and is a wonderful therapist! She has really good insights and is very helpful and understanding!
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Julia is a person you feel comfortable talking to. You would be content to have her as your therapist. She is compassionate, practical, and gives real-world direction.
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I worked with Julia for several years. She is one of the best therapist around. She truly cares about her clients and helping them meet their goals. I would highly recommend her!
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  • 4010 Washington St, 2nd Fl-STE 201
    Kansas City, MO 64111

  • Mon-Fri:6AM-8:30PM

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