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JoAnn Vaughn, LCSW-C

Relationships Family conflicts Parenting issues Self esteem, Motivation Coping with life changes
Video Phone Live Chat Messaging

About me

I am a therapist that provides individual , family therapy, couples therapy. I am a license in the state of Maryland with over 21 years of experience as a Licensed Certified Social Worker-Clinical . I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, post -traumatic stress, relationship issues, marital issues, parenting issues, career challenges, and life changes. I also help people who have experience physical trauma or emotional abuse.
My therapeutic style is warm an interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect , dignity. sensitivity, empathy and compassion. I don't believe in stigmatizing labels,
My approach combines cognitive behavioral therapy, humanistic , psychodynamic and rational emotive therapy.
I am skilled in tailoring our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs.
It takes courage to seek a more fulfilling life and to take the first steps toward change. If you are ready to take those first steps , I am here to support and empower you. I am looking forward to working with you!

Professional experience

24yrs in practice
Relationships Family conflicts Parenting issues Self esteem, Motivation Coping with life changes

Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Communication Problems, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Infidelity, Military and Veterans Issues, Multicultural Concerns, Sexual Assault and Abuse

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

Services offered

Video
Phone
Live Chat
Messaging

License information

MD LCSW-C 09981

Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for JoAnn Vaughn. 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.

have really appreciated working with her!

Written on Feb 21, 2024 after therapy with JoAnn for 1 year and 10 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd

She keeps in contact with me. This followup is better than my so called "friends". I appreciate that.

Written on Feb 08, 2024 after therapy with JoAnn for 3 weeks on issues concerning trauma and abuse

Joann is my third therapist since starting Betterhelp and she is the best!!! She’s everything I can ask for in a therapist!!

Written on Jan 18, 2024 after therapy with JoAnn for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue

JoAnn Vaughn has truly been a God send. She listens intently and provides practical steps backed with spiritual principles that have been helping me better navigate through life's challenges. She has a soothing and calming spirit and provides a safe space to share what's on my heart. I am grateful to have been referred to her. She has been a pleasure to work with.

Written on Jan 05, 2024 after therapy with JoAnn for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, coaching, and compassion fatigue

I always finish our sessions feeling heard, supported, and comforted.

Written on Dec 19, 2023 after therapy with JoAnn for 4 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, self esteem, and career difficulties

JoAnn is caring, smart, and beyond helpful.

Written on Dec 17, 2023 after therapy with JoAnn for 11 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and eating disorders