Counseling and Psychotherapy 

No matter the circumstances you are facing, we will work with you to create the care plan that is tailored to your individual needs by utilizing a variety of approaches including Cognitive/Cognitive Behavioral, Compassion Focus Therapy, EMDR, Family Systems, Person-Centered, Play Therapy, Psychodynamic, Psychoeducational, Sandplay, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, or exploring Spiritual Issues.  From traditional therapy to natural alternatives, our therapists are experienced in treating a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues and provide services that span from intensive therapy to educational and problem solving tools.

Treatment Specializations:

Anxiety, Depression, Neurobehavioral issues such as ADHD, ODD, OCD, RAD, Anger Outbursts, Sensory Sensitivities, etc., Couples Counseling, Parenting Support, Grief Counseling, Trauma-Informed Therapy, Stress Management, Faith Based Counseling available upon request


ADHD/ADD Assessments 

PLEASE NOTE: In most cases, commercial insurance will cover only the initial and the final follow up session.

Expect an additional cost of $300 for testing, scoring and report that is not covered by commercial insurance.*

We often have a wait list of up to 6-8 weeks

Available to clients of all ages

Requires at least 3 sessions

At least 1 testing session of @ 2 hrs. MUST be In-Person

First and Last session can be done via Audiovisual Conferencing

Clients will not be added to our wait list until all paperwork has been completed

Attention Assessments are done ONLY Sunday to Thursday during daytime hours

Current clients and clients who live close by and/or are referred by local physicians have highest priority on our wait list

*At Darby Creek Counseling, we are all licensed as counselors and “There is no law in Ohio that says an insurance company has to cover psychological testing by a counselor” – quote from United Health Care representative


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How does therapy help?

Depending on your present situation and your reasons for seeking help, there are many benefits to therapy. If you are seeking diagnosis or treatment for a mental illness, therapy can help you better manage your symptoms, outbreaks, and triggers. It can also offer you increased coping skills and open your eyes to new ways of dealing with situations that you may not have been aware of before. Therapy can offer problem-solving skills, provide support, and help you work through life changes, allowing you to see your circumstances as a personal growth opportunity instead of a burden or obstacle.

While the decision to begin therapy is an individual choice, in many regards it may be helpful for everyone. There are a wide variety of reasons to begin therapy ranging from a diagnosed mental illnesses to help managing daily stress or a transitional period of your life. It is your treatment plan that will vary based on your individual circumstances.

We can’t change difficult situations of the past, but we can work together to better understand and resolve challenges in your life. By seeking therapy, you are taking responsibility and action to change what no longer works in your life. Whether you simply want to explore new possibilities or you are desperate for relief, we look forward to working with you to achieve your goals.