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Luretha Kelly, LCSW, LICSW

Trauma, Abuse Anger management Self esteem, Motivation Depression Compassion fatigue
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About me

I am licensed in District of Columbia and Mississippi with 14 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with trauma and abuse, anger management, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. 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. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.

Professional experience

14yrs in practice
Trauma, Abuse Anger management Self esteem, Motivation Depression Compassion fatigue

Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD, Abandonment, Attachment issues, Blended Family Issues, Caregiver issues and stress, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dependent Personality, Divorce and separation, Domestic Violence, Emptiness, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and shame, Infidelity, Isolation / loneliness, Midlife crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and financial issues, Mood disorders , Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic stress, Pregnancy and childbirth, Prejudice and Discrimination, Self-love, Social anxiety and phobia, Women's issues, Workplace issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Services offered

Video
Phone
Live Chat
Messaging

License information

MS LCSW C6936

DC LICSW LC200002449

Reviews

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

My therapist has been doing a great job helping me.

Written on Mar 20, 2024 after therapy with Luretha for 2 months on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, and bipolar disorder

Down to Earth, and very kind and attentive!!

Written on Feb 03, 2024 after therapy with Luretha for 10 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, parenting issues, career difficulties, compassion fatigue, and adhd

Ms Kelly has insight and wisdom; she is patient, asks questions that provoke thought and can also be directive in order to help me move toward action that is good for my mental and emotional health. I appreciate her transparent and honest approach to therapy.

Written on Jan 29, 2024 after therapy with Luretha for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, grief, coping with life changes, and coaching

Luretha is very intuitive and understands exactly how I feel even when I'm struggling to explain myself

Written on May 19, 2023 after therapy with Luretha for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, self esteem, and anger management

patience

Written on Apr 13, 2023 after therapy with Luretha for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, anger management, career difficulties, and compassion fatigue

Luretha is a kind, experienced therapist. She is easy to talk to and has a wide range in terms of how she can help individuals. Her approach is friendly and she listens attentively. Her biggest asset for me was the advice given after taking it all in. She really cares and outs in the effort.

Written on Apr 04, 2023 after therapy with Luretha for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, grief, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and adhd