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Do some self-reflection
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Sample first contact email to therapist
Send the following email to any therapist you are interested in. Please see the directories below to find therapists in your area.
Hello [insert name of therapist],
My name is [insert your name] and I'm interested in starting therapy with you to address [insert concern(s)].
Are you accepting new clients? If not, do you know of anyone that you think would be a good fit based on the concerns I mentioned? If you are accepting new clients, what's your availability for a consultation? Also, do you have a sliding scale?
Thanks in advance, I look forward to hearing from you soon.
[insert your name]
Resources to find therapy in your area
- National Queer and Trans Therapists of Color Network
- Therapy for Queer People of Color
- The Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation
Resources to find therapy with no insurance
- Dear Fathers STR8 Mental (a space for Black men/fathers to unpack, fellowship and sharpen one another led by two Black, male therapists)
- Black Men Heal (free therapy for Black men - apply to their waitlist on their website)
- Therapy for Black Men (offers financial assistance for therapy sessions booked with a therapist listed in their directory)
- Whole Brother Mission (book an intake call on their website for therapy help)
- TeenCounseling.com (online platform where teens and/or their parents can get help from a licensed therapist)
- YouAreRad.org (helps to match you with a therapist and potentially cover the cost)
- National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
- OpenPath Psychotherapy Collective
- If you are employed, check to see if your employer offers an Employee Assistance Program
- Check your local universities/non-profits (sometimes they offer 1-2 years of free therapy)
- Check if you qualify for Medicaid (most providers who take Medicaid work at clinics or community mental health centers)