Simone Walton

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, DSW, LMSW

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Simone Walton

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, DSW, LMSW

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Silver Spring, MD 20906
(301) 701-2262
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and multiple variants - I am doing my part to flatten the curve and currently hold telehealth sessions.

About

Dr. Walton is dedicated to working with communities, organizations, and individuals to develop applied solutions to challenges affecting vulnerable and marginalized populations. Her professional experience includes working within international humanitarian organizations, the legal arena and doing this work living on every continent except Antarctica. Dr. Walton is passionate about systems and the people who function in them. She is a wife, a mother, a caregiver and a daughter of immigrants.
“If you are ready, to be honest about your pain, anger, and your challenges instead of pretending they don’t exist then I’m ready to accompany you. We're on a journey. I walk alongside you on your path getting to the core issue. I can't make issues disappear, but together we create the strategies to address them."
Please check out the Core Issues website and get in touch - www.thecoreissues.com

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $160 - $325
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
I do not accept insurance. I offer an invoice with all the relevant information for you to submit to your insurance company.
Email me or call (301) 701-2262 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 12 Years
  • License: Maryland / 26749
  • School: University of Southern California
  • Year Graduated: 2020
Core Issues uses a comprehensive client-focused model of accompaniment that provides completeness and symmetry along the journey to wellness

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: National Association of Social Workers
  • Membership: Alliance of Social Wokers in Sports

Location

Silver Spring, MD 20906
(301) 701-2262
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Behavioral Issues
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Use
  • Alzheimer's
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Child
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Influencers - e.g. coaches/staff/pastors
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Psychological Evaluations
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Cancer
  • Deaf Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Vegan Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment (ACT)
  • Adlerian
  • Applied Behavioral Analysis
  • Art Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Christian Counseling
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Cognitive Processing (CPT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dance Movement Therapy
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Energy Psychology
  • Existential
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Feminist
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Imago
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Jungian
  • Mind Body Spirit Connectedness
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Music Therapy
  • Narrative
  • Parent-Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychoanalytic
  • Psychodynamic
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Reality Therapy
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Transpersonal
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 22 Aug 2021
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Simone Walton

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, DSW, LMSW