District of Columbia

This is Dr. Brynez Roane's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
PhD, LICSW, LCSW-C
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 15

I am a holistic psychotherapist who works from a trauma informed approach. I promote wellness for all as I believe that if we can identify the source of our emotional challenges, we can address them and feel better. In our time together, we will develop realistic coping mechanisms that we can utilize when feeling distressed. My clinical expertise and abilities are in bipolar disorders, depressive and anxiety disorders, post partum depression, grief and loss, self-esteem/self-image challenges, social anxiety, anger management, relationship challenges, work/life bal...

This is Nathan Luecking's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LICSW,LCSW-C
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

I am a licensed clinical psychotherapist who specializes in comprehensive, young adult, and adult psychotherapy. My mission is to confidentially, and professionally treat clients struggling with social, emotional, or behavioral barriers that hinder personal success and overall quality of life. I have experience treating a variety behavior and mood disorders, including depression, anxiety, trauma, anger management, and substance abuse among others. I earned my Masters Degree in Clinical Social Work (MSW) from The University of Chicago and completed my post-MSW...

This is Erin Fagbuyi's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LICSW,LCSW-C
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 12

I am a Clinical Social Worker with over 10 years of experience working in Saint Louis and the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. I have my Master's degree from Washington University in Saint Louis and am licensed in Washington, D.C. and Maryland. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including trauma, abuse and neglect, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, grief and loss and addictions. Life is hard, no matter who you are. We are meant to be in relationship, but that doesn't mean relationships are easy. I went into social work because...

This is Farah Westbrook's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
MA, LCPC, LPC, LMHC, NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Thank you for taking the time out to view my profile. Finding the right therapist to meet your individual needs is a very important step and I am hopeful that I will be able to assist you. I find great passion in assisting my clients in meeting and surpassing their full potential. After I obtained my Bachelors degree in Psychology, I continued my education and received a Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. I am licensed in multiple states, I am a National Certified Counselor and a certified supervisor for therapists that are in the process o...

This is LaRita Mullins's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
MSW, BCD, LCSW-C
Specialties: Relationship issues, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 15

I am a licensed clinical social worker in the state of Maryland as well as in the District of Columbia. I earned my Master's Degree in Social Work from Howard University in 2000. I am currently enrolled in the Doctoral program for Marriage and Family Therapy at Northcentral University. My concentration of study within my doctoral program is Couples Therapy. I have been in private practice since 2004. Most of my clinical experience has been providing couples therapy and adult psychotherapy. I routinely work with clients that want help with the following issues: a...

This is Rebecca Stiemens's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LCSW-S ,CCTSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief
Years of Experience: 15

If you struggle with post traumatic stress disorder, are a part of a couple who is in need of support or an individual who struggles with anxiety, I am glad you are here! I specialize in helping trauma survivors by the use of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) We will work together to reprocess your trauma to help you see and experience distressing images and memories in a new and less painful way. As a therapist who has completed the Level 3 Practicum Training in the Gottman method couples therapy I support couples who are struggling with...

This is Curtrice Scott's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
MA, LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

I am a seasoned and compassionate therapist licensed in Washington, DC. I have worked in the mental health field for over 14 years. I have a passion for helping others improve their overall wellbeing and have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, substance use, parenting issues, career challenges, neglect, physical abuse, trauma, and more. I have also worked with individuals who were formerly incarcerated. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with dignity and respect. My approach...

This is Waltrina Stancell's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

Waltrina Stancell is an independently licensed clinician with experience in mental health and addictions counseling. She is a graduate of Howard University and Boston University School of Medicine with over eight years of experience with children, adolescents, adults, and families. Waltrina uses a person-centered approach emphasizing the importance of the therapist/client relationship, along with a cognitive behavioral approach to allow the client to explore the thought patterns related to the challenging emotions and behaviors. Waltrina provides a warm and safe e...

This is Sara Duckery's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 13

I am a licensed independent clinical social worker with over 13 years of experience providing counseling services to adolescents, adults and families. I work a great deal with adolescents and young adults dealing with anxiety, learning issues, depression, ADHD, OCD, self-esteem, and anger issues. I have a Master's Degree from the University of Maryland-Baltimore in Social Work. I completed internships in the school system and hospital system working with children with complex medical needs. I currently am a school social worker in the Washington, DC area. I ...

This is Cynthia Swan's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
MA, LPC, LCPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Clinical Counselor licensed in Maryland and Washington DC with over 11years experience working as a Psychotherapist and Bereavement Counselor. I work with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, low self-esteem and loss of a loved one. My counseling style is warm and interactive, and I strive to meet you where you are in your experience. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion, and I don't believe in stigmatizing labels. I am curious and if you have questions, I support ...

This is Brittany Bordonaro's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LICSW
Specialties: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 10

I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with over 10 years of experience providing direct mental health services. I obtained a Master of Social Work (MSW) degree in 2008. I have worked with individuals ages six to adult with a variety of presenting issues; including stress, anxiety, work-related issues, problems with peer group, issues related to the military life style, family issues, relationship issues, infidelity and trust issues, intimacy issues, trauma and family violence. I comfortable working with clients from all backgrounds and always appro...

This is Shana Latham's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
MS, LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 17

Greetings, I appreciate the opportunity to introduce myself. My name is Shana Latham. I specialize in helping persons manage co-occurring disorders, conflict resolution, systemic depression, situational depression and stress reduction. I have 16-year track record of success in helping clients and staff achieve a broad range of goals and objectives throughout my career as a License Professional Counselor. I take pride in my hands-on approach to therapy which has helped me gain trust and build partnerships with individuals. My style strongly emphasizes pleasantly ...

This is Kathleen Nardella's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LCSW-C,LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 6

Welcome My name is Kathleen Nardella. I am a licensed clinical social worker in the State of Maryland and the District of Columbia. Congratulations on taking this first step to reach out. Modern life can be complicated. Having a place to stop and review where you are now, and where you are going, can be extremely helpful in the midst of our busy days. I believe psychotherapy can be invaluable in helping us to develop perspective as well as new ways of responding to the struggles that we all encounter from time to time. Common reasons a client migh...

This is Felicia Gilbert's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LICSW,LCSW-C
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 5

My name is Felicia and I have been a psychotherapist since 2013 providing counseling to people of all ages and backgrounds. My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach combines cognitive-behavioral, humanistic, psychodynamic and rational-emotive counseling. I also specialize in self-esteem issues which are highly linked to traumatic backgrounds. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. My style is both empathetic and direct, w...

This is Lauren Laich's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
MA,LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

My greatest reward is helping clients explore ways they can change their lives, allowing them to feel hopeful about their futures. I want to thank you for taking the time to learn a little more about me, and my approach to counseling today. I have been in the counseling field for the last eight years and I have worked with many individuals during that time. I truly love what I do, and hope to continue to make a difference in the lives of others, everyday. I have worked with many individuals struggling with different issues and concerns over the years. I hav...

This is Wayne Barnstone's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LCSW-R
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 23

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a calm and easy going manner. I have been a psychotherapist for 20 years, helping all types of people with problems big and small. Relationship issues, life transitions, depression, anxiety are among the many areas that I have helped my clients effectively deal with and overcome. I also have supervised and trained therapists . My approach will always be collaborative and together we will develop specific methods and perspectives that will not only help you resolve your current issue, but give you the tools to make...

This is Kiami Bibb's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LMHC,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

Aloha! I am a Licensed Clinician and Certified Coach with over 10 years of experience providing therapeutic care for clients of various ages and cultural backgrounds, and a broad range of clinical and personal concerns. I possess an innate ability to establish trusting and healing relationships, with core values and passion for connecting with genuine compassion and understanding. I can confidently provide clients with support for becoming "unstuck" from mental/emotional/behavioral burdens, to be able to experience significant relief and find the motivation to set...

This is Javai  Evans's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
MSW,LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

Hello! My name is Javai Evans I am a therapist licensed in Washington, D.C. with over 10 years of varying experience working within the mental health field. As a therapist I have worked with both children and adults with a wide range of concerns including: depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, relationship and self-esteem issues, parenting-child relationships, career challenges, and ADHD. My therapy style is warm and engaging. I believe in treating everyone with respect, empathy, and compassion while I understanding that life experiences affect our perspectiv...

This is Chanell Gaines's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LCPC-S,LPC,MA
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Hello! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in DC and MD. I have experience working with adolescents, adults, couples and families with a varying array of needs to include depression, substance use and ADHD. I have also worked in a variety of settings to include an inpatient state hospital, an inpatient substance abuse facility, a non-profit in-home therapy provider, private practice and an outpatient mental health clinic. While I work well with those that aren't quite ready to make life changes, I work best with individuals that are engaged and ready to d...

This is Norma Ortiz de Zarate's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
MA,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Washington DC with 5+ years of experience working with addictions, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, trauma, relationship challenges and LGBTQ+ issues. I attended George Washington University and received my Masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling in 2016. I have spent most of my time in Washington DC working in outpatient treatment facilities with individuals who are experiencing chronic mental health issues along with substance use disorders, which included running both individual and group counseling sessions. ...

What Can Therapists In District of Columbia Help You With?

A therapist in District of Columbia can practice anything from marriage and family counseling to CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), and can help with depression, stress, or anxiety.

They can help you set and achieve career goals, work on current issues you may be facing, or deal with your past. Around 681170 people are living in District of Columbia, and because an estimated one in four people are dealing with some form of mental illness nationally, it is likely that you or someone you know could benefit from the support of a licensed counselor.

Why Are Many Residents In The State Of District of Columbia Working With A Licensed Counselor?

The reasons people choose to see a psychologist vary, of course, but there are a number of reasons why starting therapy sessions on our platform can help you. Whether you live in the city of or in the Washington county, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs.

Take a look at our extensive network of counselors and online psychologists in District of Columbia who are ready to help you get happy!