Anxiety Treatment in the Charlotte Area


Anxiety symptoms affect tens of millions of adults every year, making anxiety disorders one of the most prevalent mental illnesses in adults in the U.S. today. It is also not uncommon for a person with an anxiety disorder to also suffer from depression or grief, or to experience panic attacks or anxiety attacks.

If you or a loved one is experiencing anxiety, there is hope. Anxiety disorders may be brought on by a combination of risk factors such as genetics, brain chemistry, personality, or life events—no matter the source reason for your anxiety, however, there can be progress through therapy and anxiety treatment.

Contact us online or give us a call to get to know a therapist in Charlotte today for anxiety treatment. We also service the nearby areas of Matthews, Mint Hill, Concord, and Ballantyne.


Anxiety Counseling in the Charlotte Area

Most of us will have experienced feelings of anxiety at some point in our lives—however, there is a difference between temporary feelings of anxiety and a debilitating an anxiety disorder.

Do you have one or more of the following symptoms of an anxiety disorder?

  • Feelings of hopelessness or fear
  • Racing heart
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Panic attacks or anxiety attacks
  • Moments of extreme stress
  • Social anxiety or Agoraphobia
  • Health anxiety
  • Depression
  • Compulsive hoarding
  • Mood swings or a mood disorder
  • Urges to pull hair (Trichotillomania)
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Symptoms of anxiety can last weeks, months, or years if left untreated. When a person experiences a general anxiety disorder, he or she may feel constant, overwhelming feelings of irritability, anxiousness, restlessness, or a difficulty concentrating or remaining focused. However, most people who seek professional help for anxiety treatment can achieve a full and lasting recovery.

No matter if you struggle with mood swings, depression, panic attacks, or similar behavioral health concerns, you can find guidance and support with therapy at the Charlotte Therapy Center.

To begin the journey towards a life free from anxiety, contact Charlotte Therapy Center today.

Joseph E. Nissen, LCSW

Joseph E. Nissen is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and therapist experienced in treating clients with behavioral health issues such as anxiety and depression. If you are looking to find relief from anxiety, he believes in providing cognitive behavioral therapy that is solution focused to help you achieve your goals.

Amy Horne, LPCA

Amy Horne is a Marriage & Family Therapist and Licensed Professional Counselor Associate (LPCA). She integrates different approaches through psychotherapy with an emphasis on family therapy, couple therapy, trauma, and cognitive behavioral therapy.

Anxiety Treatment at Charlotte Therapy Center

Charlotte Therapy Center now accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield, Aetna, and Magellan insurance as well as private pay Clients. If you have questions about coverage for anxiety treatment or therapy in Matthews or near Charlotte, NC, please feel free to contact us anytime for additional information.

If you are looking for a therapist near you, Charlotte Therapy Center is located in Matthews and services all the areas around Charlotte, Mint Hill, Concord, and Ballantyne, North Carolina.

For behavioral therapy and counseling in Charlotte, NC, Contact the Charlotte Therapy Center today.