I understand that life burdens can be hard to manage. And, at times, you feel overwhelm with no hope in sight. My desire is to provide compassionate, supportive, and comprehensive services to help you get to your greater potential of healing and self-worth. I will provide the best effective skills and strategies for you to live a happy, healthy, and productive life. So, let us begin the journey today!
I am a Maryland Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and a National Certified Counselor with over fifteen years of experience providing mental health services to individuals, families, couples, and groups. I have worked in various community, church, and school-based locations assisting clients of cross cultural background who are presented with different psychosocial, emotional, and/or behavioral problems. I provide treatment for issues concerning depression, anxiety, grief/loss, anger management, trauma, domestic violence, self-esteem, stress management, as well as for many other life challenges. I also specialize in cognitive therapy, behavioral therapy, solution-focused therapy, mindfulness meditation, Christian counseling, marriage/couples counseling, family therapy, and life coaching. Furthermore, I have a Master's degree in Counseling Psychology from Howard University, as well as a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of the District of Columbia.
My counseling philosophy is that I seek to provide a warm, helpful, and confidential environment in which individuals will feel free to express feelings and communicate concerns. I believe in recognizing and encouraging each client's potential for personal growth and change. Furthermore, my concern and respect for each person's needs are paramount. My desire is to assist every client experience the joy of living well!
- Stress, Anxiety
- Self esteem
I also have experience in Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Anger management
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