LaQuita Suggs

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, SAP

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LaQuita Suggs

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, SAP

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Suggs Counseling Services, INC.
5220 Clark Ave
Suite 350
Lakewood, CA 90712
(424) 253-7147
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About

Ms. Suggs is a compassionate therapist who has integrated her own experience and book knowledge to help others deal with complex issues. She has been featured on the front cover of the Los Angeles Times sharing the tools that helped her to survive a personal tragedy. Ms. Suggs has been seen on LA R&B Divas and has provided expert suggestions on multiple topics to Radio Talk Shows. She has also published various articles and a recent book--As I AM: A Reflection of ...
Ms. Suggs specializes in grief & loss and offers effective treatment strategies to assist you with coping with multiple life transitions; balancing complex life matters and reducing adverse reactions to unresolved trauma. Learn how to take control of your destiny by Recalling, Confronting and Transforming (RCT) your life experiences.
GOALS are mutually established to structure the course of treatment in order to produce a visual outcome. Ms. Suggs uses practical interventions to help you mourn any traumatic or sudden loss (suicide, homicide, vehicular death, etc.). She is willing to attend and support you through the Funeral/Memorial services.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $110 - $160
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • APS Healthcare
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Beacon Health Options
  • Beech Street
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CHIPA | College Health IPA
  • Ceridian
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Coastwise
  • Community Action EAP
  • Great-West Life
  • Health Net
  • Herrington Group (Kaiser Employees)
  • Humana
  • LifeWorks | Morneau Shepell
  • MHN | Health Net
  • Magellan
  • Network Advantage
  • Regence
  • TRICARE
  • TriWest
  • Victims of Crime
  • WellCare
  • Out of Network
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Qualifications

  • License: California / 20459
  • School: California State University, Long Beach
  • Year Graduated: 1997

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Board of Behavioral Sciences / Substance Abuse Professional
  • Certificate Date: 2010
  • Certificate: Grief Recovery Center / Grief and Loss Specialist
  • Certificate Date: 2009

LaQuita Suggs's Groups

Grief/Loss Recovery Group

Group treatment focuses on assisting individuals with recovering from loss no matter how traumatic. Learn how to grieve and be okay with your emotions. Do you have a message to deliver to the person that you loss? It's not to late for those communications to be delivered.

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Child Abuser Treatment

Attending this group will assist you in understanding the basic stages of development, alternative ways of communicating and disciplining. You may be able to satisfy your court mandated requirements. It explores the law, definitions of abuse and conflict resolution.

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Batterer Group

Court Order Batterers group that focuses on decreasing occurrence of domestic/partner violence.

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Location

Suggs Counseling Services, INC.
5220 Clark Ave
Suite 350
Lakewood, CA 90712
(424) 253-7147
Ask about video sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Grief
  • Relationship Issues
  • Spirituality
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Child
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Victims of Crime
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Asian and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Alternative Languages: American Sign Language (ASL), Spanish Speaking/ASL Interpreter and Spanish
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Managing Adaptive Practices
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

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Last Modified: 27 Jun 2020
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LaQuita Suggs

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, SAP