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We found 4 providers with an interest in couples therapy and who accept Magellan Health Services near Charlotte, NC.

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Dr. Richard Glenn Tedeschi, PhD
Specializes in Psychology
Comprehensive Counseling Services; 212c East Tremont Avenue
Charlotte, NC
 

Dr. Richard Tedeschi is a psychologist. His areas of expertise include the following: depression, behavior therapy, and phobias. Dr. Tedeschi accepts several insurance carriers, including Magellan Health Services, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna. He is accepting new patients.

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All Interests: Depression, Phobias, Men's Health Issues, Substance Abuse, Education, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Amy Susanne Combs, PsyD
Specializes in Psychology
505 East Boulevard; Suite 200
Charlotte, NC
 

Dr. Amy Combs specializes in psychology. Dr. Combs's areas of expertise include crisis intervention, depression, and domestic abuse. She has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by her patients. She is an in-network provider for Magellan Health Services, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Aetna, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Combs is accepting new patients.

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All Interests: Crisis Intervention, Depression, Infertility, Phobias, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Eating ... (Read more)

Dr. William Michael Tyson, PhD
Specializes in Group Therapy, Psychology
Blue Ridge Beh Sys Inc; 17206-504 Lancaster Highway
Charlotte, NC
 

Dr. William Tyson is a group therapist and psychologist in Charlotte, NC. These areas are among his clinical interests: behavioral medicine, behavior therapy, and cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT). He is in-network for Magellan Health Services, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Cigna, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Tyson is accepting new patients.

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All Interests: Behavioral Medicine, Behavior Therapy, Diagnostic Evaluation, Couples Therapy, Psychological ... (Read more)

Nedra Nicole Glover Tawwab, MSW
Specializes in Family Therapy, Social Work, Counseling
500 E Morehead Street; Suite 102
Charlotte, NC
 

Ms. Nedra Tawwab practices family therapy, social work, and counseling in Charlotte, NC. Her areas of expertise include the following: depression, conflict mediation, and stress management. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Magellan Health Services, Health Net, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield.

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All Interests: Depression, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, Mindfulness, Transpersonal Psychotherapy, Family ... (Read more)

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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.