Hello! I am Dr. Ward. I am licensed in Virginia with 6 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, intimacy related issues, motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process and to encourage you to Be Your Focus.
Additional areas of focus: Communication Problems, Post-traumatic Stress, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Self-Love, Women's Issues
VA LPC 0701007127
Dr, Ward is very relatable and easy to talk to. I always had new ideas and strategies to try after each session. I highly recommend her!
Written on Nov 15, 2023 after therapy with Bernadette for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety
Dr Ward has become a part of my daily routine. I will continue therapy because of her.
Written on Aug 14, 2023 after therapy with Bernadette for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, grief, and coping with life changes
I have really enjoyed her thoughts and insights and how her questions really make me think.
Written on Aug 13, 2023 after therapy with Bernadette for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, and eating disorders