Razaria Best

LMFT, LCMFT

About me

Hi, I am Razaria Best, MA, LCMFT, CRCYCP, BC-TMH.

I have over 21 years of education and over 14 years of experience. I earned my BA in Psychology with a minor in Sociology from Winston-Salem State University. My MA in Marriage and Family Therapy and a Certificate in Expressive Arts Therapy from Appalachian State University. I continue to seek knowledge through online classes, conferences, workshops, and trainings.

I use various therapeutic models (Solution-Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Experiential Therapy, ) to assist my clients in alleviating stressors and to enhance their lives.

*I am currently only providing individual therapy on this platform.
**I provide online therapy to clinically appropriate residents of Maryland, North Carolina, and District of Columbia.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
  • Coping with life changes
Also experienced in:
Intimacy-related issues , Self esteem , Career difficulties , Coaching

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

Years of Experience: 15

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

NC LMFT 1694

MD LCMFT LCM528

DC LMFT LMFT000202


Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Razaria Best. 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 on Oct 01, 2022 after therapy with Razaria for 1 year and 6 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, and career difficulties

She's helping me understand the root of my problems, an it's become even more apparent to me!!

Written on Jul 06, 2022 after therapy with Razaria for 1 year on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, and career difficulties

She is an amazing therapist who is kind, patient, honest and really dedicated to doing the hard work. She asks the hard questions and also reminds you to focus on the positive things as well. I'm very thankful for Razaria and her help over the last year and look forward to working with her in the future!!

Written on Jul 05, 2022 after therapy with Razaria for 5 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, self esteem, relationship issues, family conflicts, coping with life changes, trauma and abuse, anger management, grief, and compassion fatigue

Razria has been extremely helpful to me. She helps me to see a different perspective on life.

Written on Apr 08, 2022 after therapy with Razaria for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and self esteem

Ms. Best is very responsive with any messages, and she proactively reaches out as well. It’s also very easy to schedule weekly appointment with her. She listens and provides useful feedback. I am really glad BetterHelp matched me with her!

Written on Apr 07, 2022 after therapy with Razaria for 8 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and adhd

She’s the best! She is very honest and kind. Would recommend to anyone who wants a great counseling provider.

Written on Dec 19, 2021 after therapy with Razaria for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, and coping with life changes

Ms. Best is a really good therapist she listens to my needs and responds appropriately and timely and makes sure that I am okay.

Written on Sep 20, 2021 after therapy with Razaria for 1 month on issues concerning depression, and stress, anxiety

Ms. Best is honestly a testament to her name—she is truly the best! From our very first session, I felt ease and comfort talking to her. She challenges me to see the better in myself and uphold my boundaries and always makes sure to remind me that our sessions are a safe space. Her counsel is delivered using accessible, achievable, and repeatable structures that make it easy for me to remember how to reroute my thoughts. She comes with my highest recommendation.

Written on Jul 29, 2021 after therapy with Razaria for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, and adhd

Razaria is wonderful and down to earth. It was really important for me to have a counselor that's relatable, close in age and realistic. Razaria embodies that and then some.

Written on Jul 15, 2021 after therapy with Razaria for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, self esteem, and compassion fatigue

I've talked to Razaria for a few months now, and not only is she friendly but extremely empathetic! She understands my point of view on situations and gives suggestions on how to approach similar situations in the future. She's fantastic to talk to and a great listener.

Written on Jun 16, 2021 after therapy with Razaria for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, and stress, anxiety

Razaria really helped me get at deep-seated anxieties that I didn’t realize existed. She helped empower me to more thoroughly challenge them and get on a quicker path to recovery than I anticipated. Would recommend!

Written on Jun 04, 2021 after therapy with Razaria for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, coaching, compassion fatigue, and

Razaria is wonderful

Written on Mar 03, 2021 after therapy with Razaria for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, and compassion fatigue

Great listener! She had great advice and I appreciated her insight.

Written on Mar 02, 2021 after therapy with Razaria for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, and adhd

Razaria did a great job. After one conversation, I felt empowered to take some time and care for myself without the guilt I normally feel.

Written on Feb 19, 2021 after therapy with Razaria for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and family conflicts

Razaria is a patient listener, and gives sound professional advice. During the sessions, I go at my pace I and don't feel rushed. She is very easy to talk to and I would definitely recommend her services to others.

Written on Feb 19, 2021 after therapy with Razaria for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes

Razaria is amazing. She really has helped me understand how to move forward from my situation, with helping me feel confident about myself. She is also a very compassionate, empathetic person that truly cares and listens. I am so happy that I got paired up with her, she is so wonderful!

Written on Feb 03, 2021 after therapy with Razaria for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, sleeping disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue

Razaria is a great therapist with a lot of knowledge and experience, she asked the right questions and gave me tools to help myself through my issues. I appreciate her humor and insight and definitely recommend her!

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