Randy Withers, LCMHC

Randy Withers, LCMHC

Randy Withers, LCMHC is a Board-Certified and Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor at a private practice in North Carolina where he specializes in co-occurring disorders. He has masters degrees in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Lenoir-Rhyne University and Education from Florida State University, and is the managing editor of Blunt Therapy. He writes about mental health, therapy, and addictions. In his spare time, you can find him watching reruns of Star Trek: TNG with his dog. Connect with him on LinkedIn. You can also see what he writes about on Medium.


The Silent Epidemic: Alarming Facts and Statistics About Suicide in the United States

Why DMDD Is Often Misdiagnosed as Bipolar Disorder in Children

7 Ways to Overcome Body Image Issues (That Don’t Involve The Gym)

Does Bad Parenting Create Juvenile Delinquents? Research Says Yes

This is for All the People Who Are Broken

Beware of Christian “Counselors”

7 Warning Signs of An Emotionally Abusive Relationship

7 Awful (But Totally Normal) Stages of A Breakup, Defined

12 Signs of Mental Health Conditions in Children Parents Often Miss

How To Help In A Crisis: A Brief Guide to Psychological First Aid

7 Steps You Need To Take If You Want To Heal From Narcissistic Abuse

5 Toxic Parenting Behaviors (That Are Borderline Criminal)

How To Ask The Universe For Love: A Review of “Manifestation Magic”

How Star Wars Teaches Us The Value of Setting Goals

What We Can Learn About Stigma From COVID-19

My Wife Asked For a Divorce on Thanksgiving: A Story About Clinical Depression

The Growing Focus on Vitamin E for Cognitive Performance, Mental Acuity and Brain Health

The 6 Best Breathing Exercises for Anxiety and Mental Health

Major Depression: A Simple Guide To a Complicated Disorder

6 Tips For Parents To Manage Behavioral Challenges During COVID-19

10 Strategies to Prevent Relapse When Life Suddenly Changes

20 Professional Therapists Share Their Thoughts on Suicide Prevention

How To Get Huge Results In Therapy: 9 Tips From An Expert

Here Are 5 Great Questions To Ask When Choosing A New Therapist

9 Dumb Platitudes That Suck The Air Out of a Therapy Session

A Therapist’s 2021 Review of TalkSpace: Effective and Affordable Online Therapy

Chronic Stress Is Killing You. Here Are 4 Ways To Fight It.

How To Prepare For An Intervention That Will Actually Work

Alcohol Abuse: A Brief (But Helpful) Guide For Drinkers

3 Simple Ways To Stop A Panic Attack (Without Medication)

5 Ways You Can Help The LGBTQ+ Community Fight Stigma

How To Use Nature To Reduce Your Anxiety Starting Today

How to Choose the Right Nursing Career for You

Why Active Listening is Crucial for Effective Communication in Relationships (and How to Do It)

How Much Is Too Much: Recognizing and Treating Tramadol Addiction

How To Quit Smoking Weed: 7 Ways To Kick The Habit

11 Simple (Yet Powerful) Ways To Manage PTSD Symptoms at Home

9 Fantastic Mental Health Blogs You Should Start Reading

How To Make $100,000 As An Online Therapist with BetterHelp

9 Truths You Need To Accept If You Want To Live A Better Life

5 Key Facts About SMART Recovery: A Self-Help Treatment Approach For Addiction

7 Myths About Teen Depression (And The Truth Parents Need to Know)

A Dentist Reveals How Your Mental Health and Oral Health Are Connected

The 7 Best Ways To Deal With Narcissistic Rage

7 Hard Lessons I’ve Learned About Fighting Depression As A Therapist (and a Patient)

Does CBD Relieve Anxiety? Here’s What Science Says

5 Insane Reasons America Is Losing The War on Drugs

How To Start a Mental Health Blog in 2021: A Simple (But Complete) Guide For Beginners

9 Toxic Relationship Traits You Should Never Ignore

7 Myths About Addiction You Need To Stop Believing

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