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We found 6 providers with an interest in couples therapy and who accept Cash Pay near Baltimore, MD.

Dr. William David Petok, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
5608 Greenspring Avenue
Baltimore, MD
 

Dr. William Petok's area of specialization is psychology. These areas are among his clinical interests: depression, sexuality, and behavior therapy. He is in-network for Self-Pay/Uninsured insurance. Dr. Petok is open to new patients.

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Dr. Barry Alan Bass, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
600 Wyndhurst Avenue; #205
Baltimore, MD
 

Dr. Barry Bass' specialty is psychology. Dr. Bass's areas of expertise include the following: sexuality, life transitions, and infertility. He accepts Self-Pay/Uninsured insurance. He welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Janan B Broadbent, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
2 Hamill Road; Suite 120
Baltimore, MD
 

Dr. Janan Broadbent's specialty is psychology. Her areas of expertise include depression, gender identity, and life transitions. Dr. Broadbent takes Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare insurance. She is open to new patients. In addition to English, Dr. Broadbent speaks Turkish.

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Specializes in Psychology
1501 Sulgrave Avenue; Suite 208
Baltimore, MD
 

Dr. Denise Moreault is a psychologist. Patients gave her an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. Her clinical interests include depression, behavior therapy, and infertility. Dr. Moreault takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, First Health, and more. She has an open panel.

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Specializes in Psychology
2 Hamill Road; Suite 326 C
Baltimore, MD
 

Dr. Ellen Lewis is a psychologist in Baltimore, MD. Clinical interests for Dr. Lewis include depression, behavior therapy, and humanistic psychotherapy. Dr. Lewis accepts the following insurance: Self-Pay/Uninsured and Medicare. New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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Specializes in Psychology
2922 W Strathmore Avenue
Baltimore, MD
 

Dr. Ruth Klein's specialty is psychology. Clinical interests for Dr. Klein include depression, infertility, and existential psychotherapy. She is an in-network provider for Self-Pay/Uninsured insurance. Dr. Klein welcomes new patients.

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What is Couples Therapy?

Couples therapy refers to a specific type of counseling where relationship issues are the focus of the treatment. It used to be referred to as marriage counseling and still may be called that in many places, but because participants are not always married to each other, couples therapy is a more accurate name.

Closely related to family therapy, couples therapy is a type of counseling that seeks to help couples improve their relationship. A therapist may teach each partner in the relationship specific skills, such as managing or expressing their emotions, conflict resolution, communication skills, and problem solving. Both people in the couple need to be committed to learning new skills themselves as well as putting effort into supporting the relationship. The typical goals of couples therapy are to decrease conflict, unhappiness, and resentment, as well as increase communication, intimacy, and connection.

Couples therapy may be offered privately, at a university, or in a group practice. It is usually short-term therapy, lasting a few weeks until the participants have learned new skills and have the ability to repair their relationship. Its effectiveness depends on the willingness of both participants to commit to therapy and make the relationship a priority. For many couples it can be extremely helpful.