Dabney Belcastro


About Me

Dabney Belcastro is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Somatic Experiencing Practitioner with a dynamic range of experience working with clients of all ages in outpatient, inpatient, and community based service settings. Her passion is providing trauma-informed care integrating attachment, mindfulness, Gestalt, and body-oriented psychotherapies with cognitive-behavioral and strengths based approaches. She has a special interest in working young adults struggling with issues such as launching into adulthood, transitioning post high school or college, identity development, skills toward independence, and building confidence, as well as in working with moms who are postpartum or struggling with managing the challenges of being a mom in today's world! Additionally she has extensive experience working with people looking for guidance in life transitions, parenting, and developing skills to tolerate the range of emotional experiences. Dabney believes strongly in the foundation of a strong therapeutic relationship, and the human capacity for resilience and healing. She respects that each client’s journey is their own and humbly acknowledges her role as a supportive guide in the journey of meeting their goals in therapy.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Self esteem
  • Depression

I also have experience in Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes

Years of Experience: 6

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat


LCSW #0904010132 (Expires: 2020-06-30)


Written by M.A. on Jul 03, 2019 after counseling with Dabney for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, and career difficulties

Offers additional resources and information to help you better understand your issues and potential ways to deal with it, which feels empowering and enabling when dealing with issues, particularly those that have persisted over a long time. This also helps it feel like a partnership.

Written by D.A. on May 14, 2019 after counseling with Dabney for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and coaching

Dabney is one of the best counselors I have ever had. Very smart, responsive, caring, a real expert in her profession. It is so helpful finding someone of Dabney’s caliber on Betterhelp. Dabney really takes time to provide solid insight and responses. On a rating of 1 to 10 with 10 being the highest, she is a 14.