Michelle Leigh McWhirter

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C

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(443) 267-9939

Michelle Leigh McWhirter

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today
1 Endorsed

Location

Village Counseling
8181 Main Street
Ellicott City, MD 21043
(443) 267-9939
Offers online therapy

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About

Michelle has over a decade of experience counseling and supporting individuals through crises related to illness and trauma. She is gifted in connecting with adults, especially front line workers and people facing struggles with anxiety, depression, illness, low self esteem, relationship challenges, grief and adjustment disorder. She meets all clients where they are, with empathy, respect and freedom from judgment.
Specialities: Anxiety, depression, bereavement, chronic/serious illness, caregiver concerns, compassion fatigue, resilience, adjustment disorder, adults, veterans, trauma, self-esteem, relationships.

Finances

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • CareFirst
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • Johns Hopkins
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 9 Years
  • License: Maryland / 19094
  • School: University of Maryland
  • Year Graduated: 2013

Endorsements

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C
"Great therapist! Extremely caring and supportive!"

Location

Village Counseling
8181 Main Street
Ellicott City, MD 21043
(443) 267-9939
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • Autism
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coping Skills
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • LGBTQ+

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Cancer
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Narrative
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused

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This location is easily accessible from:

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Last Modified: 29 Nov 2022
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Michelle Leigh McWhirter

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C