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Vanessa Costello, LPC

Stress, Anxiety Relationships Self esteem, Motivation Depression Coping with life changes
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About me

I am pleased that you have selected Betterhelp and me to reach out to for therapy. My name is Vanessa Costello and I am licensed in Oklahoma with 9 years of professional work experience. I have a Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy and have worked as a Licensed Professional Counselor with a varied clientele. I have worked with children, teens, young adults, adults and seniors at various counseling agencies. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, motivation, self-esteem and confidence, & depression utilizing a Biblical Christian perspective alongside other treatment modalities. I have expertise in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and Trauma focused therapy.
My goal in counseling is to foster a collaborative, healing relationship that provides safety for healing and growth in each of my clients. 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 sign up for therapy takes courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

Professional experience

9yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Relationships Self esteem, Motivation Depression Coping with life changes

Additional areas of focus: Family conflicts, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Compassion fatigue, Caregiver issues and stress, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fertility Issues, Forgiveness, Isolation / loneliness, Life purpose, Midlife crisis, Social anxiety and phobia, Women's issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Gottman Method, Motivational Interviewing, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Services offered

Video
Phone
Live Chat
Messaging

License information

AZ LPC LPC-22536

OK LPC LPC06311

TX LPC 93061

Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Vanessa Costello. 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.

She has helped me see more beauty in my role as a father and husband.

Written on Jul 23, 2024 after therapy with Vanessa for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, coaching, and adhd

I have really enjoyed Vanessa as my therapist. She is making a huge difference in my life.

Written on Jul 11, 2024 after therapy with Vanessa for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, and coping with life changes

She is good and helpful.

Written on Jul 01, 2024 after therapy with Vanessa for 2 weeks on issues concerning self esteem, and coping with life changes

Vanessa is a very capable, caring therapist. She listens with all senses and never makes me feel like I am being judged.

Written on Jun 24, 2024 after therapy with Vanessa for 6 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, compassion fatigue, and adhd

In my first initial therapy session, I was nervous to even go through with it. I was nervous I wouldn't be heard. After completing the first session, I left feeling much better as the weeks went on. I've started to look forward to having my meetings with Vanessa

Written on Apr 27, 2024 after therapy with Vanessa for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, and self esteem

Vanessa is great. She has gotten to know me and listens very well and has helped me to understand why I do the things I do.

Written on Apr 27, 2024 after therapy with Vanessa for 4 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, parenting issues, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd