My name is Olivia Withers and I received my Master’s in Marriage, Couple, and Family Therapy from Messiah College and hold a B.S. in Psychology and Crisis Counseling from Liberty University. As a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the State of Virginia, I have clinical experience helping adolescents and adults successfully navigate through life’s detours, stressors, and obstacles. My focus areas include helping individuals and families work through concerns surrounding anger, anxiety, crisis/trauma, depression, grief, life transitions, family conflict, and self-esteem. I adhere to principles based on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy that show a close connection between thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. I also value person-centered, holistic approaches aimed to assist clients with exploring future possibilities, identify goals, and enhance wellness in a safe and non-judgmental environment.
Additional areas of focus: Anger management, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Avoidant Personality, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Emptiness, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Isolation/Loneliness, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Self-Love, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy
VA LPC 0701010599
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Olivia is amazing!
Written on Aug 10, 2022 after therapy with Olivia for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, and coping with life changes
Written on Dec 28, 2021 after therapy with Olivia for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, grief, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue
I have only had couple session, Ms Witers, listened and gave great recommendations to address my concerns. She came across calm and passionate during our sessions whivh made it easy for me to be transparent.
Written on Dec 26, 2021 after therapy with Olivia for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and coaching
She is a great listener and her comments/suggestions are really helpful
Written on Dec 21, 2021 after therapy with Olivia for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes
Olivia is a great therapist. She listens, cares, and provides thoughtful advice based on your concerns. I'm looking forward to working out my issues with her expertise.
Written on Dec 20, 2021 after therapy with Olivia for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, grief, and coping with life changes
Olivia Withers is one of the most understanding, considerate, and extremely helpful professionals I have ever confided in. She's caring and has surpassed all of my expectations coming into therapy. Withers is a critical asset for Betterhelp and I'm greatly appreciative of her assistance. Within the short period that I have known her, my mental and emotional health has significantly approved.
Written on Dec 02, 2021 after therapy with Olivia for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd