District of Columbia

This is Dr. Trygve Trosper's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LPC,NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

Hi, I am Dr. Trygve B. Trosper, a skilled and well-informed therapist. I am based in Chicago, IL but I’m licensed as a LPC in Illinois, Virginia, and Washington D.C. My psychotherapy experiences expand over two decades from hospital settings to private practice. Treatment specialties include; parenting, PTSD, depression, anxiety, conduct disorder, anger management and couple/relationship problems. As an eclectic therapist, I know that individuals are unique and he/she/they warrants an individualized treatment plan to meet their specific needs. Lastly, I am a re...

This is Shamaria Fahie's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LICSW,LCSW-C,LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! My name is Shamaria Fahie and it will be my pleasure to connect with you! I obtained a Bachelor of Science in Psychology as well as a Bachelor of Social Work from Texas Woman’s University in 2014. I obtained a Master of Social Work from Howard University in 2015. I am currently an independent clinical social worker in the District of Columbia (LICSW), Maryland (LCSW-C), and Virginia (LCSW), with an integrative approach to therapy that is first and foremost client-centered. I have eight years of clinical experience which encompasses a mix of inpatient, o...

This is Maureen McEachen's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 10

I am an LCSW specializing in life transitions, grief and loss. Having relocated 20 years ago to California from the Washington, DC area where I primarily focused on mental health and depression, I began to concentrate on the importance of coping and supporting healthy navigation of life's challenges. I received a specialty credential in Hospice and Palliative care with an emphasis on helping individuals and families through serious illness, and the loss of a loved one. I would be honored to talk through part of your life's journey with you!

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 Dawn Traut's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Relationship issues, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 13

I have 13 years of experience supporting clients as a Clinical Social Worker and love my job! Having a safe, nonjudgmental space, to be yourself, and to reflect, discuss, and learn about your reactions, decisions, and challenges can lead to improved well-being. My psychotherapy practice creates that space in a hopeful, compassionate atmosphere. Psychotherapy is a collaborative process. Between your counseling sessions, you are encouraged to reflect and put new skills and insights into practice. I can weave traditional psychotherapy with mindfulness practices to re...

This is Dr. Ernest Garrett, III's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Ph.D., M.Phil.,,M.S.W., M.S.,,C-ASWCM, ACSW, C-SSWS, C-ACYFSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, LGBT, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 16

My name is Dr. Ernest E. Garrett III, and I have 16 years of post-graduate MSW-level social work experience, within special education settings and the private practice setting. I am currently practicing full-time as a Deaf LCSW therapist/clinician in private practice, which is a dream come true, post-pandemic! I take pride in being able to communicate effectively with diverse clients from all walks of life. I received my M.S.W. degree from Gallaudet University, and I am licensed at the clinical level in Missouri, Wisconsin, the District of Columbia, Louisiana (Ina...

This is Dr. Pamela Birchett-Street's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Ph.D,LICSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Anger management, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 26

Resilience, self-discovery, and creativity are the pillars of my approach. My work as a therapist and integrative medicine practitioner is to provide guidance, collaboration, and encouragement, through reflection and affirming feedback. Motivational Interviewing, Solution Focused Therapy, Coaching, Art, Movement, and other forms of Mindful Awareness techniques are foundational to my therapeutic style. The mind body spirit connection will be instrumental in our work together; using personalized tools for your journey towards your emerging self.

This is Patricia Smith's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LCSW- Florida,LICSW- Washington DC,LCSW- Texas
Specialties: Family conflicts, Grief, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

Hello! Welcome to my profile! I'm so happy you're here looking for a qualified therapist to support and assist you with your mental health goals! I believe everyone should prioritize their mental health and should take care of it like they do their physical health! I try to think of therapy like jogging or a spin class for the soul. A little about me, my name is Patricia but I go by Trish. I am an Licensed Clinical Social Worker and have almost 15 years of social work experience. The bulk of my experience is in health care social work, I have 10 years experien...

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

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), practicing for over ten years, helping people to solve their personal, relationship, and family problems and take steps to improve their lives. I also help people better manage work stress and various other daily pressure points in their lives. My style of therapeutic work is an integrated approach that is supportive, collaborative and strength focused. Most often, I utilize Cognitive Behavioral (including trauma-informed intervention), Person-Centered, and Motivational Interviewing. I work with my clients to build a t...

This is Shemica Cole's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
MSSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 20

I am a licensed clinical social worker in Washington, DC. I have been a licensed social worker for over 15 years. I have worked with clients concerned about a variety of issues including : depression, relationship issues, parenting issues, anxiety, and employment challenges. I have also worked with adults with history or trauma and abuse. My approach is tailored to your needs and among others may include CBT, EFT, ESFT, and Gestalt Therapy. Through conversation we will develop a plan of action tailored to your needs. My therapeutic interaction is open, warm, and...

This is Samuel Howden's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, ADHD
Years of Experience: 9

I am a licensed clinical therapist in Maryland with over 10 years of experience in the field of mental health. My education includes a Masters of Social Work at Howard University, and Bachelor of Science in Family Sciences at the University of Maryland College Park. I enjoy working with a diverse group of individuals who have various levels of mental health challenges including depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, bipolar, anger management, self-esteem, and ADHD. I also helped many people who have experienced trauma via physical or emotional abuse. My approach ...

This is Jana Berhow's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
LICSW
Specialties: Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 25

I am an independently licensed clinical social worker in the District of Columbia. I have over 25 years of behavioral health experience helping people who have either a mental health or a substance use concern, or both. My style is warm, direct, and caring. I use an eclectic variety of therapy modalities based on an individuals needs. I approach my work from a person centered base and select the therapy tools to best help the individual based on their specific needs. This is done in a space that is respectful, judgement-free, and supportive. My goal is to ...

This is Deborah Thomas-Campbell's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Depression
Years of Experience: 21

I am licensed in District of Columbia with 21 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & coping with grief and loss. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. 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 Garland Nichols's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 3

My name is Garland Nichols and I am a Clinical Social Worker, licensed in Washington, D.C. I have been practicing Clinical Social Work for 3 years, and have 4 years prior experience in Child Welfare and Social Services. I have experience in helping clients with stress, anxiety, grief, loss, motivation, self-esteem, confidence, depression, and other unsettling emotions. My goals when working with clients are to: 1) Create a safe and open environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment 2) Assist you with identifying or enhancing copi...

This is Tabitha Mann's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Virginia with 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & career difficulties. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. 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 Victoria Pettiquoi-Morgan's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management
Years of Experience: 15

I am licensed in Maryland and the District of Columbia with 15 years of professional work experience. I work with clients of all ages. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, family conflicts, coping with grief and loss, & parenting issues. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

This is Dr. Erica Featherson's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
PhD,LP
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 8

I am licensed in Maryland and the District of Columbia with 8 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

This is Dr. Kinikia Hodge's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 7

I am licensed in Texas with 7 years of professional work experience. I am a Combat Veteran and I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, depression, LGBT-related issues, coping with grief and loss, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. It takes courage to seek a more fulfilling and happier life, and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey. We are a team, and ...

This is Korey Puckett's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 20

I am licensed in Maryland with over 20 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, anger management, motivation, self esteem, and confidence, & depression. I love to provide a safe empathic place during therapy. I love helping clients gain insight and skills to improve their well-being. I love engaging in solution focused therapy. I like to explore and help you identify and express internalized feelings. I have been a guest on rocktheflow.com radio discussing relationship issues. I offer evening and weekend...

This is Samarra Rogers's avatar and link to their profile
District of Columbia
Specialties: Relationship issues, Self esteem, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 14

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Georgia, Maine, and Virginia with 14 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with anxiety, relationship issues, motivation, self esteem, confidence, and coping with life changes. I like to use both a client centered and strength based approaches when working with my clients. In addition, I enjoy helping clients adjust to new situations in life, including some of your most challenging life transitions. To help with these adjustments and transitions, I like to use Cognitiv...

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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