Psychologist located in Tampa, FL


Psychotherapy provides an excellent way to navigate emotions, thoughts, and behaviors. It can help you better understand yourself and give you the coping skills needed to work through problems. At Morris Therapy Services, PLLC in Tampa, Florida, Jeffrey Morris, PsyD, provides his expertise and experience, helping patients improve their mental and emotional health. To learn more, call or book online today.

What is psychotherapy?

Psychotherapy, also known as talk therapy, is a collaborative journey of self-exploration and healing between you and trained therapist Dr. Morris. It's a therapeutic process that helps you understand your thoughts, emotions, and behaviors, ultimately improving mental and emotional well-being.

At its core, psychotherapy is a structured conversation between you and Dr. Morris. The goal is to identify and address the issues causing distress, dissatisfaction, or interfering with your daily life. At Morris Therapy Services, PLLC, you can rely on having a safe and non-judgmental space to express your thoughts and feelings, explore underlying issues, and develop coping and personal growth strategies.

How does psychotherapy work for individuals?

At Morris Therapy Services, PLLC, Dr. Morris meets with you in a one-on-one setting. His approach depends on your specific needs. He has the expertise to listen attentively, ask questions, and offer insights and guidance.

He may use various therapeutic techniques, such as cognitive-behavioral therapy (focuses on changing negative thinking patterns), psychodynamic therapy (focuses on how past experiences influence your behaviors), or humanistic approaches (focuses on the whole person), tailored to your unique needs.

What mental health issues can psychotherapy address?

Psychotherapy is a versatile tool that can address a wide range of mental health issues. It treats  conditions such as:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Substance misuse

It can also help you face life transitions, relationship difficulties, and self-esteem issues.

What are the benefits of psychotherapy?

Psychotherapy can offer many benefits. First and foremost, it provides a safe and confidential environment to express your thoughts and emotions, often reducing feelings of isolation and loneliness. It also equips you with coping strategies and problem-solving skills to help you manage challenges effectively. Over time, psychotherapy can improve self-awareness and self-acceptance, enhancing your self-esteem and overall life satisfaction.

In addition, psychotherapy can help you develop better communication and interpersonal skills, leading to healthier relationships. It can also be a crucial tool for preventing relapses if you have a chronic mental health condition. 

Call or book your visit online today to schedule an appointment with Dr. Morris. Your first 15-minute telephone consultation is free.