District of Columbia

This is Erin Fagbuyi's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LICSW,LCSW-C,LMSW
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
LMHC,LPC,LCPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 11

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, a National Certified Counselor, a Certified Clinical Supervisor, a Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatmen...

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 Dr. Bernadette Boozer's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
PHD,MSW,LMFT
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 25

I am well versed and experienced in working with a variety of populations. My specialty focuses on adults who experienced trauma while in foster care; adults experiencing separation and divorce, depression, anxiety, caregiver, and compassion fatigue, newfound-COVID stressors, grief, and loss. My clinical approach encompasses several different evidence-based therapeutic modalities and is delivered in a compassionate and meaningful way. My extensive years of therapeutic experience in developing coping skills, managing stressors, and navigating through crises have l...

This is Dr. Guy Starling's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Licensed Professional Counselor,Certified Addictions Counselor II,Certified Anger Management Counselor
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Counseling in my view is the ability to help identify behaviors with individuals that are negative destructive and harmful. My goal is to dialogue with a client and help uncover solutions, guidance in resolving personal, social, or psychological problems and difficulties is not forced on anyone. Counseling is collaboration between clients and trained knowledgeable clinicians. Participation from the client is essential in the success of any therapeutic exchange with me. Most people need a platform to identify problem areas in their thinking and in their lives that...

This is Melissa Klemkosky's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 8

My name is Melissa and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Florida, Virginia and DC. I received my Master's degree in Social Work from University of South Florida. I have extensive experience working with a wide range of individuals and problems, including substance abuse, depression, anxiety, trauma, self-esteem, difficulty with life transitions, stress management, and grief. I also have professional and personal experience with military and law enforcement cultures. I use a variety of evidence-based approaches. My approach is individualized and based o...

This is Nicole White-Samuels's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LCSW-C,LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 9

I have a passion for providing the utmost quality of services to individuals and families struggling with mental health and substance use disorders. My clinical vision is to “ensure I provide a safe atmosphere for clients to experience their vulnerabilities while sharing their stories.” I have enjoyed a rewarding career working with children, adolescents, and families for many years. I have provided services in the mental health field in multiple capacities including as a community support worker, community based therapist, clinical director and clinical superv...

This is Gianoula  " Yianna"  Sideris's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LPC,LMHC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

Welcome! My name is Yianna and I am a bilingual (Greek\ English) licensed professional counselor (LPC) in Washington DC, and a licensed mental health counselor (LHMC) in Florida. A few fun facts about me: 1- I grew up in a Big Fat Greek Family 2- I played soccer for over 16 years 3- I am a New Kids on the Block Fan I have over 10 years’ experience working in the mental health field. I have worked in a variety of settings including ACT team clinical outreach, acute inpatient\ intensive outpatient settings and ER crisis assessments. Although that seems li...

This is Michelle McGrath's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
MSW,LCSW-C,LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 18

Thank you for taking the time to read my profile. I am a licensed therapist and have worked as a social worker with people who have acute and chronic illnesses and disablities. I've worked with clients dealing with anxiety, depression, caregiver stress, coping with illness and facing major life transitions. I graduated from the University of Michigan School of Social Work with a certificate in Gerontology. I am trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and EMDR and use these approaches when working with clients. When working with clients, I strive to create a safe...

This is Rosemary Anderson's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
MBA,MSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 3

Thank you for visiting my site and taking the first step toward self-care. My name is Rosemary Anderson, licensed clinical social worker in Maryland (primary), North Carolina and District of Columbia. I hold an MBA, MSW, and I have worked professionally for over 25 years in a variety of settings; schools, courts, military, public health, business, non-profit and for-profit agencies. My practice focuses on helping clients who are experiencing significant life changes and stressors restore, renew, and begin again to feel happier and healthier emotionally. I am e...

This is Ana Hinshaw's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been working in the mental health field since 2010. I graduated from California State University, Sacramento in 2014 with my Master of Social Work degree, and I attained my LCSW in March of 2018. I have experience working with a wide range of behavioral/mental health issues, including stress, anxiety, depression, and interpersonal problems. I have worked and volunteered across a variety of settings, including nonprofits, group homes, and crisis centers. I also have experience providing intervention support in the fiel...

This is Donna Hudson Coakley's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LPC,LCPC-S
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I am a License Professional Counselor and a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor Supervisor. I am license in the District of Columbia and Maryland. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, OCD, and ADHD. I have worked with clients who have had co-occuring. I have also had over 7 years experience working with military members and their families from all branches of the military. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyon...

This is Michael Nettles's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
D.Min. M.Ed., LPC, MAC
Specialties: Addictions, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Anger management, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 20

I am a licensed clinical professional therapist, licensed in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia with over 20 years of experience working as a professional counselor and life coach. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including drug and alcohol addictions, depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, career challenges, OCD, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse. My therapy style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating anyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassi...

This is Dr. Candice  Williams 's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
PHD,LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 10

As a licensed professional counselor with over 9 years of clinical experience, I am committed to providing a safe and supportive space to help guide you through the challenges in your life that affect your health and well-being. My therapy style is both and interactive and I take a person centered approach to helping your reach your therapeutic goals. I believe in creating a safe therapeutic environment for my clients that fosters growth and healing. My areas of expertise include providing individual therapy to client who present with various concerns such as ...

This is Dr. Jesse Griffin's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
PhD, LCPC, LPC, CEAP, SAP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 15

I am a mental health clinician and pastoral counselor, nationally certified and licensed in Maryland, the District of Columbia and Virginia. I hold a B.A. degree in Computer Science from the University of the District of Columbia and a M.S. degree in Pastoral Counseling from Loyola College in Maryland, now known as Loyola University Maryland. In 2010, I earned a doctorate in Psychology and Christian Counseling from Louisiana Baptist University and Theological Seminary. I can assist you with any trouble with your family, children, substance abuse, co-occurring...

This is Amanda Menke's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LCSW-C
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 3

I firmly believe in holistic wellness and cater my practice towards helping my clients to achieve their goals. Therapy is only effective when it meets your needs and caters towards you as the individual that you are. When we combine our strengths, we can create a well-balanced therapeutic relationship. I specialize in the Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) Model. My focus is to teach mindfulness skills, interpersonal skills, distress tolerance skills and emotional regulation skills. I also incorporate art therapy and narrative therapy modalities. I can meet for t...

This is Sheila  Green 's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts
Years of Experience: 8

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and therapist in the District of Columbia. I have experience working with Child and Family Services, as social work for over 25 years and Department of Behavioral Health as a Mental Health Clinician. I have experience with working with substance abuse, domestic violence, stress, anxiety, depression, anger management, parenting issues , LGBT issues and adjusting to life transitions. My therapy approaches are treating individuals with respect, authenticity and compassion. My treatment modalities are a combination of co...

This is Dr. Jerome Anderson's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
DSW,LCSW,BCD
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Coaching
Years of Experience: 23

I am Dr. Jerome Anderson, an advanced-practice clinical professional offering a wide range of clinical services. I am licensed as a clinical social worker (LCSW), nationally board certified as an advanced practice clinical social worker (BCD), certified as a clinical forensic social worker/psychotherapist (CCFC), and certified as a correctional health care professional (CCHP). As such, I provide services focused on severe and persistent mental health concerns as well as mild mental health conditions, such as professional counseling, psychotherapy, and consul...

This is Desirée Israel's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Compassion fatigue
Years of Experience: 11

I am licensed in Maryland and District of Columbia with 11 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, parenting issues, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.

This is Rosalyn "Roz" Williams's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 25

Welcome to the path of wellness! I am a licensed therapist with over 25 years of professional experience in assisting people (ages 5-up) in accomplishing their goals and adjusting to life encounters. I received my Masters Degree in Social Work from the University of Maryland at Baltimore. Since then, I have worked in multiple settings to include group homes, schools and mental health facilities. I have provided services in varying capacities such as an outreach counselor, case manager, advocate, therapist and supervisor. I am passionate about helping...

What Can Therapists In District of Columbia Help You With?

A therapist in District of Columbia can practice anything from marriage and family therapy 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 out of 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. Searching for 'therapist District of Columbia' will help you find mental health professionals that can support you through personal growth, anxiety disorders, post traumatic stress disorder, and other mental health services. The mental health field includes psychiatric medication management, online therapy, marriage counseling, couples therapy, clinical social workers, licensed counselors, and other mental health providers through online therapy sessions and in-person ones. Seeing a licensed therapist in therapy sessions can help you navigate mental health conditions and life circumstances through mindfulness techniques and other specialized training they've received in clinical settings.

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 near the city or a specific county in District of Columbia, we can match you with a licensed therapist who can suit your needs through online therapy.

Therapists in District of Columbia can help you work through a challenging situation, eating disorders, anxiety disorders, adjustment issues, end of life issues, or even serve as a family therapist to improve relationships and relationship problems. Finding a therapist that takes new clients in online therapy is the first step in finding the right therapist and treatment plan for you. Your therapist should provide a safe space for you to focus on self care and well being as a mental health professional. 

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

Some commonly asked questions can be found below:

How much does a therapist cost?

Mental health professionals differ in therapy costs, and it can vary based on the module, whether it's in person therapy or online therapy. Additionally, new clients might meet a different price mark, and couples therapy can be more expensive than seeing an individual therapist. However, many therapists will be upfront about their pricing and whether or not they take health insurance from the get-go. Be sure to look up 'therapists in District of Columbia' to get a better understanding of which mental health providers take health insurance in network, which therapeutic process is the best fit, and how many therapists are in person or online.

How do I know I should get a therapist?

Mental health services and mental health providers can help you navigate anything you're going through, big or small. Mental health issues don't always present as a huge crisis- many therapists provide talk therapy and online therapy for life transitions, new skills, relationship problems, or even serving as a life coach through a therapeutic relationship. Online therapy sessions in District of Columbia allow new clients seeking therapy to experience a private practice counseling services without being in person, and this talk therapy integrative approach can help you navigate any mental health conditions you might be experiencing, as well as developing new skills through working with a therapist. Dialectical behavior therapy is a great choice for older adults looking to use therapy to navigate life transitions or other big changes.

Is therapy covered by insurance?

Different counseling services (depending on private practice) can vary in cost and whether or not they take insurance. 

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