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Phyllis Darkwa, LPC, LMHC

Stress, Anxiety Relationships
Video Phone Live Chat Messaging

About me

My name is Phyllis, and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with 6 years of experience. My niches are anxiety, self-esteem issues, family-related, immigrant related and racial issues, trauma and other life issues, relationship issues.

In the first session, I start my process by giving a brief introduction about the therapeutic process and answering any questions you may have for me. I will then follow up with questions about your issues and explore more about your background. I also like exploring your strengths that can be beneficial to the therapeutic process.

Professional experience

6yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Relationships

Additional areas of focus: Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Attachment issues, Caregiver issues and stress, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Dependent Personality, Divorce and separation, Domestic Violence, Emptiness, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and shame, Immigration Issues, Infidelity, Isolation / loneliness, Jealousy, Life purpose, Military and Veterans Issues, Multicultural Concerns, Prejudice and Discrimination, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-love, Women's issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Gottman Method, Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Services offered

Live Chat

License information

TX LPC 92490

CT LPC 4427

WA LMHC LH 61225601

NJ LPC 37PC00904700


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

Phyllis is an amazing person. She is kind, understanding, patient, and supportive. Anyone could benefit from the time spent talking with her. She's the best!!

Written on Nov 01, 2023 after therapy with Phyllis for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, grief, and self esteem

She was wonderful to work with.

Written on Oct 04, 2023 after therapy with Phyllis for 4 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues

Phyllis is so relatable and simplifies these conversations. She’s great at what she does!

Written on Sep 27, 2023 after therapy with Phyllis for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, grief, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd

Phyllis is a WONDERFUL therapist. I am lucky to have been matched with her. She listens, but also provides advice when needed. She is solution focused which has been so helpful to mee even in the short time I have been speaking with her, I k ow I can trust her opinion and I always feel SO empowered at the end of our sessions. Highly recommend her!

Written on Jun 21, 2023 after therapy with Phyllis for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, parenting issues, and career difficulties

Really enjoyed working with Phyllis. Felt seen and heard.

Written on Jun 12, 2023 after therapy with Phyllis for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, bipolar disorder, and coping with life changes


Written on Apr 21, 2023 after therapy with Phyllis for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, grief, eating disorders, self esteem, and anger management