Need an LBGTQIA+ Affirming Therapist?


Our therapists appreciate the journey to self-discovery, self-acceptance, and the impact this may have on you and your relationships.

LGBTQIA+ and Specialized Same-Sex Counseling


Regardless of the type of counseling services you are seeking you are also seeking a therapist who can understand the unique challenges and experiences you have endured along the way.


Challenging, stressful and perhaps traumatic experiences have impacted how you think and feel about yourself.  They have also impacted you within the context of your relationship with others. 

We can provide a space to begin your healing process within your relationship with yourself, your partner and your support system.


  Specialized Same-Sex Counseling can be the start to better understand the impact of these experiences on your development while moving toward a greater sense of self, socialization, confidence and ultimately improving your ability to live your life with integrity, dignity and celebrating your individuality. 

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Some LGBTQIA+ Identifying Individuals:

  • May have trouble exploring and understanding their sexual and gender identity development
  • Face significant challenges in feeling accepted and understood by their peers and families
  • Endure significant bullying, discrimination, and violence, at times from their families, in the workplace, healthcare or within their very own communities
  • Have higher rates of substance use issues
  • It’s estimated 30-60% of individuals who identify as LGBT experience anxiety or depression at some point in their lives 
  • Experience higher rates of suicide attempts and self-harming behaviors 


Whether single or in a relationship, Specialized Same-Sex Counseling and therapy with an LGBTQIA+ Affirming therapist can help you to feel good about yourself,  supporting you to make changes to address your presenting problems so you can lead a more satisfying life, with deeper and meaningful relationships.   

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