Cynthia Starnes

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

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Cynthia Starnes

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW


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Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
(434) 264-5326

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Announcement icon Don't rule out getting help during the pandemic! Now offering easy to use, secure, HIPAA-compliant online sessions anywhere in Virginia!
I have extensive experience supporting clients who suffer from trauma-related disorders, including intimate partner violence, childhood abuse/sexual abuse, post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, and loss and grief issues. We will work together as partners in your treatment, developing a plan to process your trauma and move from the role of victim to that of a strong and successful survivor. I also have experience working with clients who have other anxiety-related disorders and now offer online sessions via HIPAA compliant, secure, easy to use platform. Easy online scheduling.
I am trained in providing trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy to both adults and children. I also provide traditional CBT, solution-focused therapy, motivational interviewing, and traditional talk therapy, working with clients to create a treatment plan especially tailored to their individual needs.
Evening appointments available. Sliding scale available on a limited basis. Now offering safe, confidential, HIPAA- compliant encrypted video sessions to eligible clients ages 12 and over. Now you can have sessions from the comfort of your own home. Covered by most insurances. Member: Association of Traumatic Stress Specialists; Certified in TF-CBT

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 13 Years
  • School: Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Year Graduated: 2007
  • License and State: 0904007350 Virginia

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $50 - $130
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Healthkeepers
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Coventry
  • E4Health
  • HealthKeepers
  • MHN
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • Optima
  • Optima EAP
  • Optima Family
  • Out of Network
Insurance is handled by a professional billing company. Charges are based on services utilized.
Email me or call (434) 264-5326 with questions.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: National Ass'n of Traumatic Stress Specialists
  • Certificate Date: 2012
  • Certificate: Allegheny Health Network / TF-CBT Therapist Certification
  • Certificate Date: 2014

Location

Charlottesville, Virginia 22902
(434) 264-5326
Ask about video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Domestic Violence
  • Anxiety
Issues
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino
Age
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Eclectic
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Play Therapy
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Group
Video/Skype
  • Online/Phone Counseling

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 26 Mar 2020

Cynthia Starnes

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW