Erin Hencke
Counselor, LCPC, NCC Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
My highest priority as a therapist is to cultivate a space for you as a client to feel safe, supported, and unconditionally accepted. My approach is person-centered first and foremost, while incorporating cognitive-behavioral and motivational interviewing methods to focus on the interplay between our thought life, emotional experiences, behavioral reactions, and motivations, and target what solutions are most effective and appropriate for you. I also incorporate mindfulness techniques to ground you both in the here and now of the session.
(667) 202-1840
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
My highest priority as a therapist is to cultivate a space for you as a client to feel safe, supported, and unconditionally accepted. My approach is person-centered first and foremost, while incorporating cognitive-behavioral and motivational interviewing methods to focus on the interplay between our thought life, emotional experiences, behavioral reactions, and motivations, and target what solutions are most effective and appropriate for you. I also incorporate mindfulness techniques to ground you both in the here and now of the session.
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Britt Bailey
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
I utilize a cognitive behavioral therapy informed strengths-based approach to therapy along with motivational interviewing to help clients address behavior issues, anger management, symptoms of depression and anxiety, self-esteem and adjustment issues.
My passion is helping people realize and achieve their goals in order to fully live the life they want to live. It can be difficult to find the right therapist so, I do everything I can to build a safe, trusting and inviting environment for my clients. Together we will work on exploring, identifying and achieving your personal goals for therapy. I believe each client is their own expert with unique, individual strengths and abilities. I work together with my clients to help them realize, develop and utilize their personal strengths in order to achieve their goals. My sessions are tailored for each individual client.
(240) 261-0672
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Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
I utilize a cognitive behavioral therapy informed strengths-based approach to therapy along with motivational interviewing to help clients address behavior issues, anger management, symptoms of depression and anxiety, self-esteem and adjustment issues.
My passion is helping people realize and achieve their goals in order to fully live the life they want to live. It can be difficult to find the right therapist so, I do everything I can to build a safe, trusting and inviting environment for my clients. Together we will work on exploring, identifying and achieving your personal goals for therapy. I believe each client is their own expert with unique, individual strengths and abilities. I work together with my clients to help them realize, develop and utilize their personal strengths in order to achieve their goals. My sessions are tailored for each individual client.
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Natalie Osoria
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
She takes an integrative approach to treatment, utilizing a variety of clinical techniques, including cognitive-behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, solution-focused, and strengths-based methods.
***CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS*** Natalie Osoria, LCSW-C, is a Licensed Clinical Social worker passionate about empowering her clients to overcome life’s challenges and achieve the goals they envision for themselves. Natalie has extensive experience working with clients from diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds from various treatment settings, including inpatient residential and outpatient mental healthcare. She works with adults and adolescents (ages 14 and up) and specializes in issues such as anxiety, depression, addictions, substance use, relationship issues, and life transitions.
(240) 213-9206
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
She takes an integrative approach to treatment, utilizing a variety of clinical techniques, including cognitive-behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, solution-focused, and strengths-based methods.
***CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS*** Natalie Osoria, LCSW-C, is a Licensed Clinical Social worker passionate about empowering her clients to overcome life’s challenges and achieve the goals they envision for themselves. Natalie has extensive experience working with clients from diverse cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds from various treatment settings, including inpatient residential and outpatient mental healthcare. She works with adults and adolescents (ages 14 and up) and specializes in issues such as anxiety, depression, addictions, substance use, relationship issues, and life transitions.
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Brandon Jackson-Mills
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
**CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS** Brandon is a mental health therapist passionate about helping community members fulfill their mental wellness goals. Brandon’s clinical experiences are extensive & include work as a psychiatric technician helping youth survivors of sexual trauma, an event coordinator, vocational trainer, & life skills coordinator for the Latin American Youth Center, as well as social worker & program manager for a semi-independent living program in PG County, Maryland. He concentrated his education in the areas of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) & Motivational Interviewing (MI), which he integrates in therapy.
(240) 213-9459
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
**CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS** Brandon is a mental health therapist passionate about helping community members fulfill their mental wellness goals. Brandon’s clinical experiences are extensive & include work as a psychiatric technician helping youth survivors of sexual trauma, an event coordinator, vocational trainer, & life skills coordinator for the Latin American Youth Center, as well as social worker & program manager for a semi-independent living program in PG County, Maryland. He concentrated his education in the areas of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) & Motivational Interviewing (MI), which he integrates in therapy.
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Dawn Gallagher
Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC, CCTP Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS. Dawn is a Licensed Professional Counselor & Certified Clinical Trauma Professional with over 30 years of helping experience. Dawn is a compassionate, caring, & empathic therapist with extensive experience working within inpatient & outpatient mental health settings. She utilizes an integrative & strength-based approach to therapy, incorporating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, & Solution-Focused Therapy. Dawn specializes in many areas including, anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, trauma, PTSD, women’s issues, & stage of life concerns.
(301) 769-5878
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS. Dawn is a Licensed Professional Counselor & Certified Clinical Trauma Professional with over 30 years of helping experience. Dawn is a compassionate, caring, & empathic therapist with extensive experience working within inpatient & outpatient mental health settings. She utilizes an integrative & strength-based approach to therapy, incorporating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, & Solution-Focused Therapy. Dawn specializes in many areas including, anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, trauma, PTSD, women’s issues, & stage of life concerns.
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Julia C Rasnake
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
*CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS* Julia is a licensed clinical social worker who provides services in English & Spanish & works with children, adolescents, & adults. She specializes in anxiety, depression, overcoming trauma, & life transitions. Compassionate, gentle, & direct, Julia uses a collaborative approach, empowering individuals to determine their own wellness goals, enact change & overcome obstacles to sustainable wellbeing. She has significant training in the field of trauma recovery & utilizes methods such as cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, & mindfulness-based stress reduction to help individuals.
(240) 774-2050
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
*CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS* Julia is a licensed clinical social worker who provides services in English & Spanish & works with children, adolescents, & adults. She specializes in anxiety, depression, overcoming trauma, & life transitions. Compassionate, gentle, & direct, Julia uses a collaborative approach, empowering individuals to determine their own wellness goals, enact change & overcome obstacles to sustainable wellbeing. She has significant training in the field of trauma recovery & utilizes methods such as cognitive behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, & mindfulness-based stress reduction to help individuals.
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Farha Mowlana
Counselor, MA, LCPC Verified
Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Not accepting new clients
My approach is Strength-based, CBT oriented, Trauma-Focused, while incorporating Mindfulness and Motivational Interviewing techniques.
Sometimes we go through experiences that plant the seeds of self-doubt and shame or leave us confused and grappling for answers. My goal as a therapist is to create a safe environment for you to be able to process the complexities of life by self exploration, to garner a deeper understanding of yourself through a holistic approach; taking into account the body, mind, spirit, and emotions in the quest for optimal wellness.
(301) 804-2421
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Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Not accepting new clients
My approach is Strength-based, CBT oriented, Trauma-Focused, while incorporating Mindfulness and Motivational Interviewing techniques.
Sometimes we go through experiences that plant the seeds of self-doubt and shame or leave us confused and grappling for answers. My goal as a therapist is to create a safe environment for you to be able to process the complexities of life by self exploration, to garner a deeper understanding of yourself through a holistic approach; taking into account the body, mind, spirit, and emotions in the quest for optimal wellness.
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Yasaman Alavi
Licensed Professional Counselor, LCPC Verified
Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
I use a wide variety of therapeutic modalities, including Solution Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Positive Psychology.
TELETHERAPY AVAILABLE, We might face life circumstances that seem impossible to cope with. Trusting that you can bounce back and move on can be quite a challenge during such times, but is for sure possible. I have had the opportunity to work with a diverse range of clients who have dared to hope, to seek help, and take charge of their life to create a better future. I have worked with individuals of different ages (adolescents, adults and seniors) with diverse backgrounds and life experiences.
(240) 847-0203
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Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
I use a wide variety of therapeutic modalities, including Solution Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and Positive Psychology.
TELETHERAPY AVAILABLE, We might face life circumstances that seem impossible to cope with. Trusting that you can bounce back and move on can be quite a challenge during such times, but is for sure possible. I have had the opportunity to work with a diverse range of clients who have dared to hope, to seek help, and take charge of their life to create a better future. I have worked with individuals of different ages (adolescents, adults and seniors) with diverse backgrounds and life experiences.
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Danielle Lorraine Hawthorne
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LMSW Verified
Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
In my work with clients, I use Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Couples and Family Therapy modalities.
Good mental health, self-care, and a healthy wellbeing are essential; as they can affect just about everything in our lives. So, let’s get through this together. Some of my specialties include child welfare/childhood trauma, PTSD, grief, anxiety, depression, and women’s issues, such as body image issues. I work with all genders and ages ranging from adolescents to adults.
(240) 209-9786
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Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
In my work with clients, I use Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Mindfulness, Solution Focused Brief Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Couples and Family Therapy modalities.
Good mental health, self-care, and a healthy wellbeing are essential; as they can affect just about everything in our lives. So, let’s get through this together. Some of my specialties include child welfare/childhood trauma, PTSD, grief, anxiety, depression, and women’s issues, such as body image issues. I work with all genders and ages ranging from adolescents to adults.
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Suzanne LaFauce
Counselor, MS, LGPC Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
As a licensed graduate professional counselor, my goal is to provide a safe, genuine, and empathic environment and to collaborate with the client to bring about meaningful positive change. My graduate work was completed at Texas Tech University, where I obtained my masters in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling. My philosophy is represented in Steve Marboli's statement: "The power to change your life lies in the simplest of steps". I believe in assisting clients to empower themselves to create positive change.
(301) 349-1807
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Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
As a licensed graduate professional counselor, my goal is to provide a safe, genuine, and empathic environment and to collaborate with the client to bring about meaningful positive change. My graduate work was completed at Texas Tech University, where I obtained my masters in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling. My philosophy is represented in Steve Marboli's statement: "The power to change your life lies in the simplest of steps". I believe in assisting clients to empower themselves to create positive change.
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Washington Psychological Wellness
Psychologist Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
Washington Psychological Wellness is passionate about helping people live the lives they have envisioned by bringing values of honesty, kindness, humor and compassion to the practice. Therapy can inspire change, create greater self-awareness and improve one's life and relationships. Our clinicians provide a comfortable and collaborative environment in which you can take risks and explore different ways of thinking, feeling and being. Our aim is to help you gain clarity about the underlying causes of problems, provide strategies to help you cope and empower you to trust your inner voice and live each day authentically.
(240) 624-7173
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
Washington Psychological Wellness is passionate about helping people live the lives they have envisioned by bringing values of honesty, kindness, humor and compassion to the practice. Therapy can inspire change, create greater self-awareness and improve one's life and relationships. Our clinicians provide a comfortable and collaborative environment in which you can take risks and explore different ways of thinking, feeling and being. Our aim is to help you gain clarity about the underlying causes of problems, provide strategies to help you cope and empower you to trust your inner voice and live each day authentically.
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Sierra Hartsfield
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, LCSW Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
My goal as a therapist is to provide a safe, supportive and nonjudgmental environment, to build a healthy and strong therapeutic relationship in order to start the healing process. By working together you will explore and process feelings, beliefs, or behaviors, and identify personal goals to improve problem areas in your life. I work with adolescents, adults and families. I specialize in treating numerous presenting problems including, depression, anxiety, ADHD, behavior management, life transitions and bipolar disorder.
(240) 455-4597
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
My goal as a therapist is to provide a safe, supportive and nonjudgmental environment, to build a healthy and strong therapeutic relationship in order to start the healing process. By working together you will explore and process feelings, beliefs, or behaviors, and identify personal goals to improve problem areas in your life. I work with adolescents, adults and families. I specialize in treating numerous presenting problems including, depression, anxiety, ADHD, behavior management, life transitions and bipolar disorder.
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Avrah Mendelsohn
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
We started our company, ABC Therapeutic Solutions, with the goal of providing the best quality and empirically proven therapy possible. Dealing with stress, depression, anxiety, impulsivity, family or relationship conflict and other mental health symptoms, can have a serious impact on your health. Our mission is to help you find a balance that meets your emotional, psychological and physical needs. At your pace, with your success being our only goal.
(301) 701-5084
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
We started our company, ABC Therapeutic Solutions, with the goal of providing the best quality and empirically proven therapy possible. Dealing with stress, depression, anxiety, impulsivity, family or relationship conflict and other mental health symptoms, can have a serious impact on your health. Our mission is to help you find a balance that meets your emotional, psychological and physical needs. At your pace, with your success being our only goal.
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CarrieOn Coaching, LLC
PHR, ACC, MBTI, CCSP, GCFD
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
At the root of transition is “transit.” This passage from one place to another can feel Disorienting & Unsettling, particularly when a career or job change is involved. Your work identity is a vital part of your being and center of gravity. An important first step is considering what you really WANT to do at work and equally important - what you DONT. If you're new to the workforce, consider how to apply skills acquired in life & in school in a first job. Bottom line, you need to KNOW and feel at ease Telling Your Story, showcasing your brand on your resume, crafting compelling cover letters, & that Interview! I'm here to help.
(240) 221-6347
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
At the root of transition is “transit.” This passage from one place to another can feel Disorienting & Unsettling, particularly when a career or job change is involved. Your work identity is a vital part of your being and center of gravity. An important first step is considering what you really WANT to do at work and equally important - what you DONT. If you're new to the workforce, consider how to apply skills acquired in life & in school in a first job. Bottom line, you need to KNOW and feel at ease Telling Your Story, showcasing your brand on your resume, crafting compelling cover letters, & that Interview! I'm here to help.
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Elizabeth D Robinson
Counselor, MA, LCPC, NCC Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
Have you been experiencing increased anxiety, depression, fear or loneliness? Are you struggling with emotions and behaviors you would like to change? As humans, we need connections to others for encouragement, especially when we are suffering from the unexpected challenges this world brings. With support and feedback we can find meaning and purpose even through painful events. I combine Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, CBT, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, DBT, to provide a safe, confidential environment where you are free to explore, empower yourself and develop into the person you want to be.
(240) 949-2409
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Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
Have you been experiencing increased anxiety, depression, fear or loneliness? Are you struggling with emotions and behaviors you would like to change? As humans, we need connections to others for encouragement, especially when we are suffering from the unexpected challenges this world brings. With support and feedback we can find meaning and purpose even through painful events. I combine Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, CBT, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, DBT, to provide a safe, confidential environment where you are free to explore, empower yourself and develop into the person you want to be.
Micah Brady
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, CTC, CCATP, CATP Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Not accepting new clients
*Currently have limited in person and virtual openings* I am easy to talk to and believe in collaborative and evidence-based treatment.
(240) 802-7402
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Not accepting new clients
*Currently have limited in person and virtual openings* I am easy to talk to and believe in collaborative and evidence-based treatment.
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Marie B Delices
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Offers online therapy
I love helping my clients identify where they are feeling stuck and learn what their triggers are so they can feel more in control of their lives. I encourage them to define for themselves what brought them to therapy, what they want from it, and then how it helped them change over the course of time. It is a unique relationship and support, offering perspectives that are not otherwise available. I emphasize that it takes courage, not weakness, to face difficult issues.
(240) 366-2713
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Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Offers online therapy
I love helping my clients identify where they are feeling stuck and learn what their triggers are so they can feel more in control of their lives. I encourage them to define for themselves what brought them to therapy, what they want from it, and then how it helped them change over the course of time. It is a unique relationship and support, offering perspectives that are not otherwise available. I emphasize that it takes courage, not weakness, to face difficult issues.
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Brad Bryk
Psychologist, PsyD Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
I work with adolescents and adults who struggle with anxiety, relationship distress, identity development, perfectionism, and managing change. One area of specialization is working with current and former athletes, coaches, caregivers of athletes, and individuals in high-stress jobs, particularly individuals who experience physical injury, burnout, relationship issues on and off the field, performance anxiety, self-esteem struggles, and body image concerns. My goal as a therapist is to create a supportive and collaborative space and relationship with my clients to allow for in-depth exploration and perspective taking.
(240) 209-9662
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Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
I work with adolescents and adults who struggle with anxiety, relationship distress, identity development, perfectionism, and managing change. One area of specialization is working with current and former athletes, coaches, caregivers of athletes, and individuals in high-stress jobs, particularly individuals who experience physical injury, burnout, relationship issues on and off the field, performance anxiety, self-esteem struggles, and body image concerns. My goal as a therapist is to create a supportive and collaborative space and relationship with my clients to allow for in-depth exploration and perspective taking.
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Comfort Tetteh
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, LCSW, LICSW Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
Our interpretation of events can be inaccurate and can hurt us. You will have no regrets tomorrow by giving yourself a chance to live today. I believe Life is always worth living. Whether you are hurting, stressed out, overwhelmed or feeling stuck emotionally because of bad relationships, dysfunctional family systems, school, work, past traumatic experiences, there is hope. Come and share your thoughts and feelings, clarify them and put things in perspective. Unearth maladaptive behavior patterns, develop coping skills, make decisions about change and get the best out of life.
(240) 767-6411
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Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Offers online therapy
Our interpretation of events can be inaccurate and can hurt us. You will have no regrets tomorrow by giving yourself a chance to live today. I believe Life is always worth living. Whether you are hurting, stressed out, overwhelmed or feeling stuck emotionally because of bad relationships, dysfunctional family systems, school, work, past traumatic experiences, there is hope. Come and share your thoughts and feelings, clarify them and put things in perspective. Unearth maladaptive behavior patterns, develop coping skills, make decisions about change and get the best out of life.
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Terry Johnson
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, LCPC, NCC Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
*** CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS*** Terry Johnson, LCPC, NCC, is a Nationally Board Certified Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in Maryland & North Carolina. Terry earned his Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of North Carolina. Terry has extensive experience working with children, adolescents, couples, & families. He takes an integrative approach to therapy utilizing various clinical techniques & interventions to assist clients in obtaining their personal, professional, & emotional goals.
(240) 266-0534
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Offers online therapy
*** CURRENTLY ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS*** Terry Johnson, LCPC, NCC, is a Nationally Board Certified Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in Maryland & North Carolina. Terry earned his Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of North Carolina. Terry has extensive experience working with children, adolescents, couples, & families. He takes an integrative approach to therapy utilizing various clinical techniques & interventions to assist clients in obtaining their personal, professional, & emotional goals.

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Motivational Interviewing Therapists
Motivational Interviewing (MI) is a method of therapy that works to engage the motivation of clients to change their behavior. Clients are encouraged to explore and confront their ambivalence. Therapists attempt to influence their clients to consider making changes, rather than non-directively explore themselves. Gaithersburg Motivational Interviewing is frequently used in cases of problem drinking or mild addictions. Check these therapists for Motivational Interviewing in Gaithersburg.