Danielle DeFrancesco

Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor, MS, NCC, CCMHC, MCAP, CCTP

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Danielle DeFrancesco

Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor, MS, NCC, CCMHC, MCAP, CCTP

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed

Location

South Charlotte Family Counseling
6911 Shannon Willow Rd
Unit 500
Charlotte, NC 28226
(704) 246-3254
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon Sessions available in person and via teletherapy to meet your comfort level. Free 10 minute call prior to intake for scheduling purposes.
Danielle DeFrancesco currently has a waitlist for new clients.

About

Danielle has dedicated her time to improving the mental health of persons of all ages (2 y.o. and up) and from all backgrounds. She has a passion for working with a wide range of emotional and behavioral disorders, and excels in treating complex childhood trauma. She also specializes in treating drug and alcohol addiction. Danielle believes in the power of advocacy and empathic listening as tools for change in the form of empowerment, self sufficiency, and self esteem. She combines evidenced based practices with creativity and holistic wellness, to create an environment conducive to meeting the unique needs of her clients.
She is adept in employing an extensive range of treatment modalities based on client need. She has significant clinical experience conducting Play and Sand Tray Therapy, and frequently integrates Person Centered and Cognitive Behavioral (CBT) interventions into her work with adults. She also enjoys integrating yoga and mindfulness-based interventions.
With unconditional support and strength from their counselor, Danielle believes that anyone is capable of developing insight to enhance their personal growth as a physical, emotional, and spiritual being. No matter the struggle, Danielle is committed to walking the path with her clients, and invites you to join her in taking the first step toward change.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $120 - $140
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • NC State Health Plan Network
  • Out of Network
  • TRICARE
  • Out of Network
Please reach out to your insurance company prior to initial session to confirm eligibility, and to identify your deductible and co-pay.
Email me or call (704) 246-3254 with questions.

Qualifications

  • License: North Carolina / 14517
  • School: Syracuse University
  • Year Graduated: 2015
In addition to my mental health counseling credentials, I have advanced training in trauma and addiction.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Center for Credentialing and Education / BC-TMH
  • Certificate Date: 2018

Endorsements

Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor, LCMHC, NCC
"Danielle is exceptional at enlisting client trust and commitment to the therapeutic process"

Danielle DeFrancesco's Groups

South Charlotte Family Counseling

I am a contracted therapist for South Charlotte Family Counseling working with 8 other LCMHC's, all specializing in various areas of mental health.

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Location

South Charlotte Family Counseling
6911 Shannon Willow Rd
Unit 500
Charlotte, NC 28226
(704) 246-3254
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Addiction
  • Child
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Codependency
  • Complex Childhood Trauma
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Foster Care transitions
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Life Transitions
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Vegan Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Adlerian
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Brainspotting
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Sandplay
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy TF-CBT
  • Yoga
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Danielle DeFrancesco

Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor, MS, NCC, CCMHC, MCAP, CCTP