MENTAL health services
Hands Across The Water offers individual, couples, and family counseling as well as other support services to maintain good mental health. We accept many insurance plans including Blue Cross Blue Shield, numerous Medicaid HMOs and are able to offer some services on a sliding scale.
Hands Across The Water is committed to supporting healthy families and relationships. We believe that understanding and insight are the keys to change and growth. We work together with our clients to help bring about healing, change, and new perspectives.
HATW is committed to providing ALL youth and families served a safe, healthy, inclusive, and affirming environment. HATW does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, height, weight, familial/marital status, disability, military service obligation, veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. HATW provides services to all children/youth to ensure safety and well-being, to promote dignity and respect for all children/youth and families inclusive of their gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation.
Conversion therapy by HATW personnel is expressly prohibited. Additionally, referral of clients to an external provider, or any other effort intended to change or characterize a person’s sexual orientation or gender identity as abnormal, deviant or sinful by HATW personnel is expressly prohibited.
Do you find yourself having trouble adjusting to a change in your life, struggling in relationships, or feeling anxious, sad, angry, or stressed? Do you suspect that things from your past may be getting in the way of you being happy in the present? There are many reasons people choose to seek out individual therapy. Our therapists are here to listen and help guide you through any difficult transition or stressful time.
Has your family/child hit a rough spot and could use a little insightful direction? Do you need to talk about what is going on in your family and what it all may mean? Sometimes it is helpful to talk through the issues and behaviors with an experienced professional. Our therapists are skilled in helping children and families with a variety of concerns, including anxiety and depression, sibling issues, trauma, grief and loss, parenting, attachment and adoption issues, and behavioral concerns.
Are you and your partner struggling in your relationship? Whether your relationship is brand new or you’ve been together for years, all couples go through rough patches. When you’re having problems that seem tough to solve on your own, it can be helpful to sort through the issues with a neutral professional. Our therapists can help you identify old patterns that aren’t working, build healthy communication and conflict resolution skills, and connect to each other again.