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We found 6 providers matching psychotherapy treatment and who accept United Healthcare Choice near Corpus Christi, TX.

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Specializes in Geriatric Psychiatry
817 Ayers Street
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Nestor Praderio sees patients in Aransas Pass, TX and Corpus Christi, TX. His medical specialty is geriatric psychiatry. He is rated 4.5 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Praderio is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of National University of La Plata.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 26
  • Uninsured Cost: $125
  • Medicare Cost: $90
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Specializes in Psychology
200 Marriott
Portland, TX
 

Dr. Rebecca Kraatz's area of specialization is psychology. Her areas of expertise include cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT). She is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT)

All Interests: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

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Specializes in Social Work
3440 S. Alameda
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Mr. Bill Butler works as a social worker. His areas of expertise include the following: self-harm, depression, and stress management. Mr. Butler accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, TRICARE, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , group therapy services

All Interests: Depression, Group Therapy Services, Individual Therapy, Asperger's Syndrome, Family Issues, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Counseling
433 S Tancahua Street
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Dr. Kate Rodriguez practices counseling. Areas of expertise for Dr. Rodriguez include terminal illness, depression, and family therapy services. Dr. Rodriguez is in-network for United Healthcare Compass, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Choice, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Relevant Interests: , family therapy services

All Interests: Depression, Grief, Couples Therapy, Mental Health Issues, Sexual Abuse, Terminal Illness, Family ... (Read more)

Donald R Kinner, MA
Specializes in Family Therapy, Counseling, Addiction Therapy
700 Everhart Road; Suite D 21
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Mr. Donald Kinner is a family therapist, counselor, and addiction therapist. Mr. Kinner's areas of expertise include the following: acceptance and commitment therapy, eclectic therapy, and existential psychotherapy. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold.

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Relevant Interests: , acceptance and commitment therapy, mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT), psychodynamic therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), group therapy services, eclectic therapy, family therapy services, existential psychotherapy, trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy, object relations therapy

All Interests: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Object Relations Therapy, Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Group ... (Read more)

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Specializes in Counseling
5115 Cosner Drive; Suite 203
Corpus Christi, TX
 

Mr. Kristopher Garza works as a counselor in Corpus Christi, TX. Clinical interests for Mr. Garza include terminal illness, substance abuse, and depression. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Mr. Garza takes.

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Relevant Interests: , family therapy services

All Interests: Depression, Substance Abuse, Family Therapy Services, Grief, Couples Therapy, Terminal Illness, ... (Read more)

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What is Psychotherapy?

Psychotherapy is commonly referred to as talk therapy or simply therapy. Trained therapists help and guide patients as they talk through issues in their life and problem-solve ways to make healthy changes.

The use of therapy is extremely common, with millions of people going through therapy each year in the United States alone. It can be useful for patients who want to learn coping skills when they are facing difficult issues or need to heal from past trauma. Therapy can also be a support tool when patients are facing stressful periods in their life. Essentially, therapy is helpful any time life events require more mental or emotional resources than a patient currently has. Change is a major theme of therapy, offering a supportive environment for patients to make changes to their life or themselves so that past problems stop recurring in the future.

There are several different types of psychotherapy, with the most common being cognitive behavioral therapy or CBT. This type of therapy focuses on the connection between thoughts, feelings, and behavior. Dialectical behavior therapy, or DBT, is a form of CBT that encourages acceptance and validation as well as change. Interpersonal therapy focuses on relationships and communication as a pathway to feeling better. Psychoanalysis, an older form of therapy invented by Sigmund Freud, teaches that all problems stem from the unconscious. Although many people see therapists by themselves, not all psychotherapy is one-on-one. For example, in family therapy, the therapist treats a family as a unit. Patients can also participate in group therapy, where they meet as a group to work on issues.

Psychotherapy is a safe, powerful healing tool that can help patients lead happier and healthier lives. However, therapy is a joint effort between the patient and the therapist. Both need to work together in order for therapy to be effective.