General Online Therapy

General counseling through telehealth produces similar and often even better results with the added convenience of therapy from home or the office in Illinois, Colorado, and Michigan
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Telehealth therapy is for any person desiring to do mental health counseling to participate in psychotherapy for a variety of concerns. Mental health telehealth treats depression, anxiety, life transitions, grief, self-esteem, career stressors, trauma recovery, and more. General counseling through telehealth produces similar and sometimes better results with the added convenience of counseling from home or the office. Our Virtual Therapy Clinic mental health therapists provide the space to explore your life goals, barriers to success, and coping tools for healthy living.

What makes us different?

Our Virtual Therapy Clinic counselors provide premium, one-on-one and tailored counseling services without the turn over, complications, and frustrations of big tech solutions. We are not part of a venture capital Silicon Valley project; but instead a highly qualified group of professionals who desire to provide you with the highest quality and ethical mental health counseling you are seeking.

Online therapy with our highly qualified, licensed therapists at Virtual Therapy Clinic is not bound by the limits of large online platforms. Our counselors work with you to provide a unique treatment plan that matches your goals without restrictions on which intervention can take place.


Virtual Therapy Clinic clients report experiencing significant, positive change and movement towards their wellness goals that includes general life at home, improvement in career performance, and mature relationships


Participate in online therapy without the hassle of a commute and timing with your busy schedule. Most of our clients join their counseling sessions from the comfort of home or even the office


Seeking and starting therapy can be a daunting and anxiety triggering process! We are proud to receive regular compliments on our onboarding process and clear communication. We are always improving with the goal of making online psychotherapy a worthwhile investment for our clients

High Quality

Virtual Therapy Clinic providers are highly qualified and specialized to treat a variety of mental health conditions. They provide the highest quality and ethical care through maintaining professional licensing, board certifications, continuing education, and consultation

Prioritize Ethics

Virtual Therapy Clinic prioritizes ethical practice above all, which includes adherence to HIPAA compliance, privacy and discretion, ethical guidelines for each license type, and the utmost care of your data and information

No Limits

Our licensed counselors are allowed to provide any treatment intervention of which they are qualified and which evidence through research has been demonstrated as effective

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It all begins with taking the first step. Now you are on your way to achieving your personal and professional goals.

Looking for a specific online treatment?

We have specific treatments for a variety of mental health and mood issues. This includes:

Developmental Trauma
Childhood Trauma
Performance Anxiety
Generalized Anxiety
Acute Life Stressors
and more…

“Mental health is physical health”
— Rachael Miller, LCPC, NCC, EAC, Founder

Getting started with virtual therapy

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We provide online therapy services throughout the states of Illinois, Florida, and Michigan, including the cities of Chicago, Springfield, Rockford, Aurora, Naperville, Joliet, Elgin, Peoria, Champaign, Waukegan, Detroit, Lansing, Birmingham, Beverly Hills, Grand Rapids, Plymouth, Traverse City, Denver, Breckenridge, Severance, Cherry Hill Village, Castle Pines, Dearborn, Miami, Orlando, Tampa, Jacksonville, and beyond. Please reach out if you have any questions about location and our ability to serve you via remote, telehealth and online counseling services

Mental Health Therapy Basics

General mental health counseling is a type of therapy that is designed to help individuals manage and overcome mental health issues that are affecting their daily lives. This type of counseling is typically provided by a licensed mental health professional, such as a psychologist, licensed counselor, or social worker.

The goal of general mental health counseling is to provide a supportive and non-judgmental environment where clients can explore their thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. The counselor may use a variety of therapeutic techniques to help clients develop coping skills, change negative thought patterns, and improve their overall mental health and well-being.

General mental health counseling may be appropriate for individuals who are dealing with a variety of mental health issues, including anxiety, depression, trauma, relationship problems, and life transitions. Counseling sessions may be conducted in-person, over the phone, or through video conferencing, depending on the needs and preferences of the client.

  1. Confidential: Mental health counselors are required to keep client information confidential, except in certain circumstances such as if the client is a danger to themselves or others. This allows clients to feel safe and comfortable sharing their thoughts and feelings with their counselor.
  2. Person-centered approach: General mental health counseling often takes a person-centered approach, meaning that the counselor focuses on the client's unique experiences, needs, and goals. The counselor works collaboratively with the client to create a treatment plan that is tailored to their specific needs.
  3. Evidence-based practices: Mental health counselors use evidence-based practices, which are therapeutic techniques that have been shown through research to be effective for treating specific mental health issues. Examples of evidence-based practices include cognitive-behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, and mindfulness-based stress reduction.
  4. Supportive environment: General mental health counseling provides a supportive and non-judgmental environment where clients can feel heard and validated. The counselor helps the client to build self-esteem and self-awareness, which can lead to improved mental health and well-being.
  5. Short-term or long-term counseling: The length of counseling sessions can vary depending on the client's needs and goals. Some clients may only need short-term counseling to help them manage a specific issue, while others may benefit from long-term counseling to address more complex issues.

Overall, general mental health counseling is a valuable resource for individuals who are struggling with mental health issues. It provides a safe and supportive space where clients can work through their challenges and develop the skills they need to improve their mental health and well-being. Contact Virtual Therapy Clinic to get started today!

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