Amy Barker D'Alessandro

Counselor, LMHC

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(206) 661-2566 Website

Amy Barker D'Alessandro

Counselor, LMHC


Location

1501 N 200th St
Suite 105
Shoreline, WA 98133
(206) 661-2566
Offers online therapy

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About

Amy Barker D'Alessandro, Adoption and Trauma Therapist, offers specialized counseling, coaching, consulting, supervision, and public speaking services. Amy holds a Masters degree in Counseling Psychology, is a fully licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in Washington state, and is trained in Relational Psychotherapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Attachment Focused Therapy, Filial Play Therapy, and Sand Tray Therapy. She currently works with individuals of all ages, families of all kinds, general counseling clients, and several monthly groups, ongoing retreats, and events.
Amy provides caring treatment regarding Adoption/Foster Care issues, Adult Adoptees, Birth Parents, Birth Family Reunions, PTSD, trauma recovery, grief and loss, identity struggles, anxiety, depression, sexual abuse, children of divorce, cross-cultural adjustments, and more. She treats each client with deep empathy and great hope for healing and wholeness.
Amy facilitates monthly groups (in person & online), retreats and events for Adult Adoptees and Birth Mothers. She is also specially trained in The PATCh Program for Parenting Adopted & Traumatized Children, a 12-16 week program of individual and group therapies designed to address attunement, attachment, and other related issues in Adoption and Foster Care.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $125 - $175
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • First Choice Health | FCH
  • Kaiser (Out-of-Network)
  • LifeWise
  • Optum
  • Premera
  • Providence
  • Regence
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 12 Years
  • License: Washington / LH60489390
  • School: The Seattle School of Theology & Psychology
  • Year Graduated: 2010

Endorsements

Counselor, MA, LMHC, CMHS, EMMHS

Counselor, MA, LMHC, Pronoun, She/her

Counselor, MA, LMHC

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA-MFT, LMFT, LPC

Counselor, MA, LMHC

Amy Barker D'Alessandro's Groups

Adult Adoptee Group

This monthly group is designed to provide support and psychoeducation for Adult Adoptees (and children of Adult Adoptees) addressing issues such as identity and sense of self, intimacy and relationships, ambiguous loss, disenfranchised grief, abandonment and rejection, transracial issues, split family loyalties, Birth Family search and reunions, birthday ambivalence, and many other adoption related topics. Additional activities for this group may include Movie Nights where movies with adoption themes are viewed and discussed by the group. Contact Amy for more information, meeting times, and eligibility requirements.

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Birth Mother Group

This monthly group is designed to provide support, psychoeducation, and resources for Birth Mothers of children who are being (or have been) parented by Adoptive Parents, addressing issues such as grief and loss, Birth Family relationships and reunions, secrecy and shame, and other related topics. Birth Mothers of all ages with open, semi-open, or closed adoptions are welcome and supported! Contact Amy for more information, meeting times, and eligibility requirements.

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Location

1501 N 200th St
Suite 105
Shoreline, WA 98133
(206) 661-2566
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Adoption
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Grief
Issues
  • Adoption Search and Reunions
  • Adult Adoptees and Birth Mothers
  • Anxiety
  • Child
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Infertility
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Coaching
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Interpersonal
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Sandplay
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Group

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Amy Barker D'Alessandro

Counselor, LMHC