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About Me

Providing specialized help for individuals wanting to create healthy change and live life on life's terms, assisting you to become comfortable being uncomfortable. I offer cultural awareness and empathic understanding in the context of honesty and respect with a collaborative therapeutic inquiry that provides the safety to drop defenses, to feel, to remember, to experience and to integrate all that you truly are and can become.
I have an extensive work history in the field of mental health helping families, couples, adolescents, and adults. I specialize in issues including substance abuse/ use, mood disorder, anxiety, acculturation, cross cultural issues, life and career transitions, low self-esteem, personal growth, trauma, loss and grief, relationship issues and stress management
Currently providing in office appointments as well as teletherapy; you can let me know what is most comfortable for you at this time.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • LGBT
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Self esteem
Also experienced in:
Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Eating disorders , Parenting issues , Bipolar disorder , Depression , Coping with life changes , Antisocial Personality , Body Image , Co-morbidity , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 6

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

LMHC #010073 (Expires: 2022-11-30)


Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Damaris Cox. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Written by M.O. on May 12, 2022 after therapy with Damaris for 11 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, and anger management

She is kind, understanding and always knows what to say to make things better, she is by far the best therapist I have ever had

Written by E.M. on May 07, 2022 after therapy with Damaris for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, and self esteem

Damaris has been the best in asking the right questions for me.
Sometimes it’s hard not to consider her my friend.
She’s amazing and very open minded.
I absolutely recommend her!

Written by G.R. on Apr 06, 2022 after therapy with Damaris for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes

Damaris is kind, attentive and creates a warm and calm atmosphere. She really listens and says what I need to hear. I’m very grateful to be working with her and to be on my journey of healing a therapist who is so intuitive to my needs.

Written by S.T. on Mar 09, 2022 after therapy with Damaris for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, compassion fatigue, and adhd

Thank you for your continuous support and looking forward to our continued time together

Written by G.A. on Feb 10, 2022 after therapy with Damaris for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, and self esteem

I’m very much on the journey with Damaris and I’m looking forward to my sessions.

Written by S.A. on Feb 03, 2022 after therapy with Damaris for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, and adhd

Damaris is an incredible listener and motivator. I really appreciate her support.

Written by D.A. on Jan 28, 2022 after therapy with Damaris for 2 months on issues concerning lgbt

Really helping me through my issues! Listens and responds well x

Written by C.E. on Jan 20, 2022 after therapy with Damaris for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, compassion fatigue, and adhd

Such an accepting and vibrant soul. She may be thousands of miles away but I feel like she’s in the room with me. I feel safe in our space to think and feel freely which has something I’ve struggled with near on my whole life.

Written by M.I. on Jan 01, 2022 after therapy with Damaris for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, lgbt, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, and parenting issues

Damaris is very down to earth. I felt comfortable and understood. I really felt like she wasn’t judging me. I’m looking forward to more sessions with Damaris.

Written by M.I. on Dec 13, 2021 after therapy with Damaris for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, eating disorders, and self esteem

Damaris is a great specialist. She really helped to me to understand what is the reasoning behind my problems and how to overcome themes

Written by J.E. on Dec 10, 2021 after therapy with Damaris for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and adhd

Damaris is an amazing therapist that has a great approach that works for me really well. I feel as though I’m able to connect with her and her advice is always sound. I would recommend her to any one of my friends

Written by J.A. on Nov 18, 2021 after therapy with Damaris for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes

From the very second we matched up, she seemed to understand what I needed to grow as a person. How to reinforce my foundations, and that a simple breath makes a world a difference.

Written by R.I. on Nov 15, 2021 after therapy with Damaris for 2 weeks on issues concerning self esteem, intimacy-related issues, and lgbt

Damaris is very present and attentive. I’m planning to continue with BetterHelp because of her.

Written by R.A. on Sep 28, 2021 after therapy with Damaris for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, career difficulties, and coping with life changes

Thank you for your sound advice, patience, and kindness. You truly help foster a feeling of betterment.

Written by S.A. on Sep 15, 2021 after therapy with Damaris for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and coping with life changes

you are amazing

Written by A.I. on Jul 30, 2021 after therapy with Damaris for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, and coping with life changes

Damaris is a great! I feel so much better after our sessions. She is a really good counselor.

Written by Z.. on Jun 27, 2021 after therapy with Damaris for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, eating disorders, and self esteem

Damaris is a perfect fit!

Written by M.E. on Jun 23, 2021 after therapy with Damaris for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, parenting issues, and coping with life changes

She's been a help and I can tell she cares about her patients