Dona Paknejad

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, NCC, LPC

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Dona Paknejad

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, NCC, LPC


Location

Offers online therapy

Mind and Body Solutions PLLC
906 Pennsylvania Ave SE
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20003
(201) 561-8369

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Announcement icon The office will remain virtual until spring of 2021.
Ms. Paknejad has been practicing in the Washington, D.C. area for a decade, focusing on supportive services that integrate cultural sensitivity, and physical, and psychological support. Ms. Paknejad has extensive experience working with domestic and international families living and working in the DC MD VA area, including addressing changes in mood and overall functioning and focusing on issues and stresses around assimilation and acculturation due to changes in one's personal and professional settings. Through the use of solution focused techniques, Ms. Paknejad's clients are able to achieve measurable improvements.
Additionally, Ms. Paknejad works to help individuals who have suffered traumatic experiences through the use of trauma informed practices that can help in alleviating symptoms of such traumas. Counseling is available in Farsi and Portuguese, as well as French on a conversational level.
Having worked and lived around the world, Ms. Paknejad is sensitive to personal values and cultural norms that influence how we all function. She is able to integrate those dynamics into her work with her clients. A free 15 minute consultation is available.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $120 - $180
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Cash, Check
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • BCBS PPO PLANS ONLY
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • License: District of Columbia / PRC 14327
  • School: The George Washington University
  • Year Graduated: 2009

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: DC Department of Health / Licensed Professional Counselo
  • Certificate Date: 2012
  • Certificate: National Board for Certified Counselors / 253045
  • Certificate Date: 2010

Location

Mind and Body Solutions PLLC
906 Pennsylvania Ave SE
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20003
(201) 561-8369
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Relationship Issues
Issues
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Spirituality
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues
  • Workplace Issues
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
I also speak: Conversational French, Farsi and Portuguese
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Gay Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 7 Dec 2020
Dona Paknejad, MA, NCC, LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor in Washington
Dona Paknejad

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, NCC, LPC