Barbara Benyo-Habash

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW-C

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Barbara Benyo-Habash, MSW, LCSW-C, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Kensington
(301) 861-0734

Barbara Benyo-Habash

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW-C


Location

Empathic Journeys, LLC
Decatur Avenue
Kensington, Maryland 20895
(301) 861-0734

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Empathic Journeys, LLC
Frederick Avenue
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877
(301) 861-0734

I specialize in helping Individuals, Couples, & Families work through various challenges that often occur across the lifespan. Utilizing Child-Centered Play Therapy and/or Filial Family Therapy, I help children (3-12 years old) and their parents navigate through emotional and behavioral challenges with greater ease and eventual mastery. By carefully selecting effective techniques, I also specialize in helping adolescents and adults work through emotional distress, familial events, interpersonal/marital relationships, school/career & workplace-related situations, traumatic experiences, and/or adjustments to various life events.

Specific areas of treatment: Emotional Distress, Problematic Behaviors, ADHD, Depression, Anxiety, Trauma/Losses, Difficulty Adjusting to Stressful Situations, Self-Discovery, Relationships. Parent Skills Training, Filial Family Therapy (Parent-Child Relationship Therapy), Child-Centered Play Therapy, Relationship Enhancement Therapy for Couples & Familes.

*Empathic Journeys, LLC is currently accepting new clients in the Kensington location, Mondays-Wednesdays 10:00am-2:30pm.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 11 Years
  • School: University of Maryland, Baltimore
  • Year Graduated: 2008
  • License and State: 14167 Maryland

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $130 - $200
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: NIRE / Adv Child-Centered PlayTherapy
  • Certificate Date: 2012

Location

Empathic Journeys, LLC
Decatur Avenue
Kensington, Maryland 20895
(301) 861-0734

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Other Location +

Additional Location

Empathic Journeys, LLC
Frederick Avenue
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877
(301) 861-0734
Specialties
  • ADHD
  • Parenting
  • Child or Adolescent
Issues
  • Adoption
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Relationship Enhancement Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Child-Centered Play Therapy/Filial Family Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Psychodynamic
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Video/Skype
  • Online Counseling

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Last Modified: 05 Nov 2018
Barbara Benyo-Habash, MSW, LCSW-C, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Kensington

Barbara Benyo-Habash

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW-C