Lisa M. Ford

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, LCSW

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(443) 747-7462

Lisa M. Ford

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, LCSW

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Harmony Wellness Counseling and Consulting Center
Laurel, MD 20708
(443) 747-7462
Offers online therapy

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About

I have over 30 years of experience in the behavioral health and social service industry. A licensed clinical social worker with expertise in treating a broad range of emotional & behavioral problems via individual, family & group psychotherapy. My treatment approach integrates healing and holistic wellness interventions; influenced by evidence-based, trauma, cognitive behavioral, & humanistic-existential theories.
My clinical interests, & areas of expertise include trauma recovery, health & wellness, mood, and anxiety disorders, grief & loss, domestic and sexual violence, parenting, LGBTQ, and cultural & feminist intersectionality.
My style is empathic & non-judgmental & I tailor treatment to meet each individual's unique needs to optimize their emotional, mental & physical wellness. Choose your goals, we will work together to determine the interventions.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $125 - $150
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa, Zelle
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • CareFirst
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Medicaid
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 13 Years
  • License: Maryland / 23242
  • School: University of Pittsburgh
  • Year Graduated: 2000
Licensed clinical social worker, serving all individuals and families in the DC, Maryland, VA areas.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Evergreen Certifications Institute - Certified Clinical Trauma Professional - Level 2 (CCTP-II)
  • Certificate Date: 2022

Lisa M. Ford's Groups

Women's Health and Wellness Support

The Women’s Wellness Group is a peer-led group for women. This group creates a supportive environment for women to connect over shared experiences and receive support.

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Location

Harmony Wellness Counseling and Consulting Center
Laurel, MD 20708
(443) 747-7462
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Women's Issues
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Mood Disorders
Issues
  • Adoption
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Counseling
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Immigration
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting
  • Racial Identity
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sleep or Insomnia
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
Sexuality
  • LGBTQ+

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Hispanic and Latino
I also speak: Interpretation services provided
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Body Positivity
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Family Systems
  • Integrative
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Prolonged Exposure Therapy
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 30 Sep 2022
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Lisa M. Ford

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, LCSW