Fraser is part of the metro-Detroit area and was named after a lawyer who developed a subdivision on land that would become Fraser. The village was founded by German immigrants who settled the region in the 1850’s and became a city in 1957. The city of Fraser is still rapidly growing and changing with new industry coming to town.

If you are feeling like nothing new is happening in your life or things are changing and you don’t know how to handle it, try talking to a nearby counselor who understands what you are going through. You can contact someone today who will help you learn to adapt and take life as it comes.

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 11

Welcome! If you are here, you have probably decided its time to get some counseling. Life throws us situations we don't anticipate or have encountered before and we need help getting through. You are here because you or someone you care about is in pain. You have come to the right place. We have all had those times when we need someone besides family and friends to talk to. My name is Therese Kaufman and I earned my Masters in Social Work from Grand Valley State University. I have provided outpatient counseling services for all ages at a local outpatient clini...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 34

I am a master level social worker in Michigan with over 30 years of experience working as a private therapist for adults and adolescents. I have also worked in the state circuit court system for over 25 years in the Family and Juvenile divisions. I have operated my own practice for over ten years. I have worked with a variety of clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, trauma, parenting issues, intimacy and relationship issues. My style is positive, warm and calming. I believe in working together to generate understanding and sol...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse
Years of Experience: 10

Thank you for contacting me through the Better Help online counseling program. My name is Audrey Jackson and I am a licensed clinical social worker from Michigan. I enjoy helping others find their purpose and to use the best tools to sustain their life goals. My clinical focus is anxiety and depression. I am skilled in counseling elderly adults, foster care families, and adult age men and women. I have worked in a telehealth setting, community mental health, residential programs, job training, and elderly home environments. I am sensitive to special circumstance...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

I am first and foremost a Christian, with a professional background in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT). I am licensed in the state of Michigan with over 10 years experience working as an outpatient therapist in the field of Mental Health. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including anxiety, depression, emotion regulation, adult and childhood trauma, emotional, verbal, and sexual abuse, relationship problems, parenting problems, ADHD, PTSD, and grief and loss. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe everyone deserves to be...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

Firstly, I believe that every individual is capable of making long-lasting change in their lives, and I am here to partner with you on this journey. I take a person-centered approach to focus on what is the most impactful for you. I acknowledge that growth and healing is not always linear, and know there are opportunities for growth in more challenging times. I use my empathetic, compassionate, and earnest nature while working with you to provide a supportive and non-judgmental environment where you can feel safe while being vulnerable. I earned my Bachelors i...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hello! I am a licensed Masters level Social Worker, and have 24 years experience providing mental health therapy. I have spent most of my career focussing on trauma, working with suvivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, mlitary service men and women, members of the LGBT community, adolescents, families and couples. I have always looked for opportunities to expand and improve my skills set as a therapist, and have been certified in various treatments. I am certified in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Trauma Recovery, Emplowerment Model (TREM), Pr...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

Hello! My name is Rossetta Eldred and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LMSW-C) in the state of Michigan. I have experience working with addictions, substance use issues, anxiety, depression, mood disorders, personality disorders and recovery from trauma. I am compassionate and empathetic. My style is client centered, solution focused and I use a Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) approach. I believe that if we can change our thinking, we can change our behavior, and ultimately change our lives for the better. I think that partnering with a therapist ...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 30

My name is Ilene Vallance, LMSW, ACSW and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LMSW) in the State of Michigan. I am a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW). I have over 30 years of professional experience providing mental health services and psychotherapy in the public and private sector. I have specialized training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution Focused Therapy, Positive Psychology, conflict resolution, and interpersonal communication...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Bipolar disorder
Years of Experience: 13

I am licensed in Michigan with 13 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, & family conflicts. I also have experience working with bipolar disorder. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Welcome! My name is Jassmyne and I am a licensed therapist located in Michigan with 8 years of practice working as a psychotherapist and social worker. My experience ranges from empowering clients to learn how to cope with stress and anxiety, navigating relationship issues, unpacking trauma and abuse, as well as improving motivation, self-esteem, and confidence. When working together, my focus is on creating a comfortable environment for you to express your truth without fear while holding space for you to explore it. My approach combines various modes of therapy...

Specialties: Family conflicts, Parenting issues, ADHD
Years of Experience: 37

I am licensed in Michigan with 36 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with family conflicts, trauma and abuse, coping with grief and loss, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, depression, and anxiety & parenting issues. I believe in every situation both parents and children are doing the best that they know how to do at the time. I believe that you have been coping in the best way you know how, we will use your strengths to design a plan that is unique to you....

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 9

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of South Dakota and Michigan, and have been practicing since 2014. I am a well-rounded individual that works from both domains (right/left brain) personally and professionally. I tend to identify as an Extrovert, although there are times I prefer being an Introvert. I have discovered on my own journey, that I am a combination of influences of both biological parents, yet have broken free from unhealthy, maladaptive family behaviors. I am intelligent, artistic and love the work that I do - which is helping oth...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

I am licensed in California, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan and Missouri with 13 years of professional work experience as a licensed therapist though I have been in the social service field for over 25 years. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

Specialties: Relationship issues, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

Linda Slaikeu, LMFT, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist I completed a Master’s degree at Bethel University, and I am licensed in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Michigan. I have 16 years of professional experience helping clients with relationship issues, life transitions, grief and loss, anxiety, depression, etc. I am a certified Prepare and Enrich Couples Inventory Facilitator. I work with couples to rebuild trust, improve communication, and rekindle emotional intimacy. During my therapy sessions, clients learn practical tools, strategies and skills that empower ...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Sleeping disorders, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 6

Transitions can be tough. Did you recently experience a big change? Start college? A new job? Are you struggling to cope with a new injury or illness? Burnt out facing a chronic illness? Few things in life are certain, but change is going to happen. Some changes are easy to adjust to and others may require help. You might feel stuck and find yourself wishing things would change. If you need help dealing with a new change, or are struggling to make a change happen, we can work together to help you adjust well. ----------------------------------------------------...

How To Find The Right Therapist For You

Finding the right therapist close by in Fraser can feel intimidating. However, there are a few methods you can try to narrow your search for a therapy with a counselor near the Fraser area if you find it challenging to find therapists accepting new clients.

First, research what type of therapy you'd like to pursue before finding a therapist or psychologist. You might be interested in psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), group therapy, marriage and family therapy, or couples therapy. Each type of therapy can offer various benefits. If you're still unsure, consider asking your prospective counselors which methods they practice.

When you're ready to search, search for 'therapist near me in Fraser and scroll through the options. Next, consider your goals for the gender of your psychotherapist, the type of therapy they're most experienced with, and their specialty. Finally, choose a therapist located near you in the city of Fraser or elsewhere in Macomb or the state of Michigan.

Mental health professionals working through their own practice or online may assist clients in improving healthy relationships and communication skills, working through life's obstacles, or changing negative thinking patterns. They may also provide a listening ear and validation. Verified Fraser therapists can provide licensed marriage and compassionate counseling, tailor to individual needs, and create a therapeutic relationship as a National Certified Counselor.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Some other commonly asked questions on therapy with a licensed counselor and BetterHelp serving the Fraser area can be found below:

How Do Costs Of Conventional Counseling Compare To BetterHelp With A Fraser Counselor?

Forbes reports that the average price of an in-person therapy session with a counselor in the US is $100 to $200 per hour. These prices may be higher in Fraser due to a higher cost of living. The price also depends on the type of provider you are looking for. See the following average prices for various mental health providers without insurance:

  • Counseling with a psychiatrist in Fraser: $150-$500
  • Counseling with therapists in Fraser: $100-300
  • Therapy with a psychologist in Fraser: $100
  • Therapy with a mental health counselor in Fraser: $80

Some counselors in the state of Michigan may work on a sliding scale, meaning they'll factor in your income and charge what you can afford per session. With BetterHelp therapists serving the city of Fraser and elsewhere throughout the state of Michigan you can expect significantly more affordable options, with counselor sessions ranging from $60 to $90 per week (billed every four weeks).

How Does Working With A Counselor On BetterHelp Work?

It's important to note that these therapists treat clients online. Online therapists, including the US-based therapists above, can work with people like you in or around Fraser virtually. You do not have to commute to a therapist's office to meet with one of these counselors.

Through BetterHelp therapy, you can partake in video, phone, or live chat therapy sessions with your licensed therapist. You can work through various symptoms, receive worksheets, and sign up for mental health webinars. Additionally, the BetterHelp app offers a journaling feature.

You may also be struggling with relationship problems that could be addressed in couples therapy with a counselor. In that case, you may choose to work with one of BetterHelp's experienced cognitive-behavioral therapists specializing in behavioral health and relationships. You can also try a provider through BetterHelp's sister platform, ReGain, which is dedicated to couples and spouses worldwide. Look through the available counselors above and consider which might work for you. There are therapists on BetterHelp specialize in several mental health issues and modalities. See below for examples.

Therapist specialties on BetterHelp include:
  • Therapists specializing in cognitive behavioral therapy 
  • Therapists specializing in behavior therapy
  • Depression therapists
  • Anxiety therapists
  • Stress therapists
  • Eating disorder therapists
  • Grief therapists
  • Therapists specializing in attachment therapy
  • Relationship therapists
  • Child and adolescent therapists
  • Addiction therapists
  • Divorce therapists
  • Trauma therapists
  • Bipolar therapists
  • Psychodynamic therapists

Fraser has many professionals who provide client-centered individual counseling in person and through online therapy. If you opt into online therapy, you might also be able to meet with therapists all over the US. Many individuals gain further insight into their lives through internet-based therapy. In Fraser, therapy can be easily to use and a click away.

How Do I Know If Online Counseling Is Right For My Family?

One of the potentially rewarding aspects of working with a therapist is the validation and active listening they can provide. Your friends and loved ones may also be available to listen, but they may struggle to provide objective guidance as a psychotherapist can. Therapists are also professionals trained to respond to various concerns, symptoms, and mental health conditions.

A psychologist may support you toward a healthier emotional state, regardless of your mental health or life concerns. While supporting individuals in developing healthier habits, another benefit of therapy with a licensed counselor is having a safe space with a non-judgmental party who can support you through challenging experiences.

Many people have sensitive topics that they may feel ashamed to discuss with their friends or partner. A Fraser therapist can help you confront these concerns and open up through unique methods of support. There are also many types of therapy, such as art therapy, where you can express yourself through creativity instead of words.

With almost one million people in Fraser, MI, finding a therapist can be costly, and therapists may be booked out with clients. Through the list of counselors above and others through BetterHelp, you may be able to find a psychologist within 24 to 48 hours. If you're searching for a nearby psychotherapist close to 48026 or the surrounding zip codes, consider others available through the BetterHelp therapist page. No matter if you are seeking help in your area or beyond, online therapy in Fraser can be a great option.

How Should I Prepare For My First Session With A Fraser Counselor? 

Before seeing your therapist, prep for your session by reading about the counseling process. You might write a list of questions you want to ask your psychotherapist. When you attend your session, let them know if you have any concerns about therapy or feel unsure about what to talk about. They may help guide you with open-ended therapeutic questions. The first session will often serve as an intake to get to know you as a person and why you're attending therapy.

Should I See A Counselor If I Feel Fine? 

Some simply don't feel the need to see a psychologist. However, some people may avoid attending therapy due to stigma or preconceived notions of what therapy entails. Although therapists often support people with mental health conditions, you do not need a diagnosis or condition to attend counseling. You can discuss grief, relationship concerns, stress, or life changes and ask for general advice. A therapist may help you gain power over your life and emotions while you navigate day-to-day experiences.

Gaining a new perspective on yourself through various therapies might allow you to improve your self-esteem, work through relationships, and gain a better sense of your mental health goals. The success you may find through therapy can be dependent on your process with a counselor.

People may also attend therapy for specific motives, such as bullying, an autism diagnosis, a desire to learn mindfulness meditation, personality concerns, trouble with office workers, specific phobias, and many other principles.

Is Crying In Therapy A Breakthrough?

Crying can be a breakthrough for some individuals who struggle to express emotions. Others might find that they often cry during sessions with their counselor. Crying can be normal and healthy, so whether you cry or not may be a personal aspect of sessions.

Is Mental Health Care Worth It?

We may all be on different paths in life, as each human can be unique in their personality, expression, and goals. A psychologist can target various symptoms, experiences, and personalities. Unlike advice from a friend, family, or non-professional, therapists are trained to meet you where you're at. Counseling can be worth it. Over 41 million adults in the US attend therapy each year, showing it's a popular option and may be often effective when working with a licensed counselor.

Do Therapists Judge You? 

The boundaries between you and a therapist are in place to help you and them regarding ethical concerns. Therapists are held by ethical standards through the American Psychological Association (APA) and are not allowed to judge or harm their clients. Their job as your counselor is to support you and make you feel safe and respected. You might consider changing counselors if you don't feel safe or respected.

Stay Up To Date With The Leading Online Counseling Platform

To stay up to date with BetterHelp's initiatives through their social channels, you can follow them on PinterestLinkedInInstagramTwitter, and FacebookFor mental health tips, check out the BetterHelp YouTube channel.

Take some time to learn more about BetterHelp therapists to understand the services available to you clearly. If you have any questions, please reach out through the contact page or send an email to

If you’re ready to sign up for online counseling, consider signing up with a platform like BetterHelp and get matched with a counselor within 24 to 48 hours.

If you are experiencing a crisis or emergency, don't use this site's online services. If you are in life-threatening danger, call 911. If you require support for a crisis, reach out to the hotlines below:

There are all kinds of therapists in the Fraser area, including:

  • CBT in Fraser
  • DBT in Fraser
  • Substance use therapy in Fraser
  • Couples therapy in Fraser

Below are some of the zip codes served by BetterHelp therapists in Fraser: