Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Welcome. Seeking help for yourself is never easy. You've taken a big step, so, let's keep your momentum going. Do you ever feel guilty or shameful about things that have happened to you? Do you feel shameful about who you are or fear that you are not lovable or worthwhile? Do you struggle with intimacy in relationships or can your relationships be chaotic? It can seem as if this will never change. Begin to believe that it is possible to heal what has happened to you and to change how you feel, especially about yourself.
Substance Use
(301) 710-9372
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Substance Use
Welcome. Seeking help for yourself is never easy. You've taken a big step, so, let's keep your momentum going. Do you ever feel guilty or shameful about things that have happened to you? Do you feel shameful about who you are or fear that you are not lovable or worthwhile? Do you struggle with intimacy in relationships or can your relationships be chaotic? It can seem as if this will never change. Begin to believe that it is possible to heal what has happened to you and to change how you feel, especially about yourself.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, LICSW Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
As a psychotherapist for the past 30+ years, I feel passionate about helping people experience more joy and contentment in their relationships and in their lives. I believe that every crisis or problem that arises also provides an opportunity for healing and growth. Whether you are depressed, anxious, having marital conflicts, parenting difficulties, recovering from a traumatic experience, or in the midst of a life transition, we can problem-solve together and discover new possibilities for you. My style can best be described as interactive and engaging. I am a supportive listener, yet give honest feedback and offer suggestions for positive actions.
Substance Use
(301) 485-6939
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Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Substance Use
As a psychotherapist for the past 30+ years, I feel passionate about helping people experience more joy and contentment in their relationships and in their lives. I believe that every crisis or problem that arises also provides an opportunity for healing and growth. Whether you are depressed, anxious, having marital conflicts, parenting difficulties, recovering from a traumatic experience, or in the midst of a life transition, we can problem-solve together and discover new possibilities for you. My style can best be described as interactive and engaging. I am a supportive listener, yet give honest feedback and offer suggestions for positive actions.
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Counselor, MA, MS, NCC, LCPC, EMDR Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
You are beautiful, you are loved, you are creating yourself... let's embark on the journey of unfolding the best version of YOU. I sense your pain/ struggle; together we'll create the process of your healing and growth. I worked with clients at all developmental stages and issues - from crisis, trauma, special needs, adjustment, to managing clinical intensity mental health disorders, loss, family strategies. I am dynamic/ creative, I use techniques involving EMDR, visuals, movement, drawing, meditation, videos, reflection. Together, we'll create strategies that can take you where you want to be in your inner balance circumstances.
Substance Use
(301) 691-4015
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Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Substance Use
You are beautiful, you are loved, you are creating yourself... let's embark on the journey of unfolding the best version of YOU. I sense your pain/ struggle; together we'll create the process of your healing and growth. I worked with clients at all developmental stages and issues - from crisis, trauma, special needs, adjustment, to managing clinical intensity mental health disorders, loss, family strategies. I am dynamic/ creative, I use techniques involving EMDR, visuals, movement, drawing, meditation, videos, reflection. Together, we'll create strategies that can take you where you want to be in your inner balance circumstances.
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Counselor, LCPC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
I want to applaud you for taking this difficult step towards healing! It’s not an easy choice, but I am happy you are willing to engage. Therapy can be helpful for you if you are struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, addictions, and other negative life experiences. My clinical and personal experience has shown me that by creating a safe, warm, and trusting environment, you will be able to engage and explore life's challenges; thereby, removing the hindrances in your life. You are not the things that happened to you nor a bad choice or mistake you made. Our office serves clients in both English and Spanish.
Substance Use
(240) 765-6698
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Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Substance Use
I want to applaud you for taking this difficult step towards healing! It’s not an easy choice, but I am happy you are willing to engage. Therapy can be helpful for you if you are struggling with anxiety, depression, trauma, addictions, and other negative life experiences. My clinical and personal experience has shown me that by creating a safe, warm, and trusting environment, you will be able to engage and explore life's challenges; thereby, removing the hindrances in your life. You are not the things that happened to you nor a bad choice or mistake you made. Our office serves clients in both English and Spanish.
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Psychologist, PhD, MPH Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Fear, sadness, grief, anger, anxiety, betrayal, confusion, physical pain and other life/relationship/work stresses can leave us feeling lost--- out of balance with ourselves and with others who are important to us. I have worked for 20+ years doing solution-focused therapy with individuals, couples and families who are challenged with such issues. I actively engage with my clients to bring about new insights, and fresh ways of thinking, feeling and behaving where a re-balance can occur. Clients achieve greater clarity, empowerment, peace and satisfaction and in turn feel more connected with themselves and others.
Substance Use
(617) 712-0873
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Substance Use
Fear, sadness, grief, anger, anxiety, betrayal, confusion, physical pain and other life/relationship/work stresses can leave us feeling lost--- out of balance with ourselves and with others who are important to us. I have worked for 20+ years doing solution-focused therapy with individuals, couples and families who are challenged with such issues. I actively engage with my clients to bring about new insights, and fresh ways of thinking, feeling and behaving where a re-balance can occur. Clients achieve greater clarity, empowerment, peace and satisfaction and in turn feel more connected with themselves and others.
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Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, MEd, LPC-VA, LC-MD, NCC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
MRS. BILIS, MS, MEd, Director of Ominis, a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor an​d a Certified Meditation Instructor, practices Integrative Counseling, an approach that ​ takes into consideration both mind and body to reach wellness.​ Mrs. Bilis offers a multi-dimensional analysis and treatment plan uniquely designed for each individual. ​​This approach includes the best and proven Eastern and Western modalities ​and​ practical life skills and resources to individuals, couples, and families to help them achieve optimum mind, body, and spiritual harmony in their lives and their environment.
Substance Use
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Gaithersburg, MD 20879
Substance Use
MRS. BILIS, MS, MEd, Director of Ominis, a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor an​d a Certified Meditation Instructor, practices Integrative Counseling, an approach that ​ takes into consideration both mind and body to reach wellness.​ Mrs. Bilis offers a multi-dimensional analysis and treatment plan uniquely designed for each individual. ​​This approach includes the best and proven Eastern and Western modalities ​and​ practical life skills and resources to individuals, couples, and families to help them achieve optimum mind, body, and spiritual harmony in their lives and their environment.
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Counselor, MA, LCPC Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
DEALING WITH STRESS AND ANXIETY BROUGHT ON BY COVID-19? Feeling stuck, hopeless and stressed out? Are you finding yourself feeling overwhelmed with fear and self-judgement? Are you having relationship issues? My main goal in therapy is to help you to heal as quickly as possible so you can resume your healthy & fulfilling life. I am warm, compassionate, caring, genuine, and understanding... yet direct and helpful. I will guide you through the process of healing, working closely with you during every step of your treatment. As long as you are willing to change, we can work together to achieve the best possible results.
Substance Use
(240) 348-6684
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Substance Use
DEALING WITH STRESS AND ANXIETY BROUGHT ON BY COVID-19? Feeling stuck, hopeless and stressed out? Are you finding yourself feeling overwhelmed with fear and self-judgement? Are you having relationship issues? My main goal in therapy is to help you to heal as quickly as possible so you can resume your healthy & fulfilling life. I am warm, compassionate, caring, genuine, and understanding... yet direct and helpful. I will guide you through the process of healing, working closely with you during every step of your treatment. As long as you are willing to change, we can work together to achieve the best possible results.
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Counselor, MSc, LCPC, PhD Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
If life is a journey and you are at a wrong or unfamiliar juncture, I will be a trustworthy guide and companion as you chart your way to your destination. I can help with such roadblocks as depression, anxiety, fear or shame, substance abuse, difficulties in social, romantic, marital or family relationships. Other bumps in the road might involve professional or cultural issues. My promise is to support you consistently and unconditionally. Another promise is that you will (re)discover inner resources with which you can change/enhance any part(s) of your life that you are not satisfied with.
Substance Use
(301) 852-7872
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Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Substance Use
If life is a journey and you are at a wrong or unfamiliar juncture, I will be a trustworthy guide and companion as you chart your way to your destination. I can help with such roadblocks as depression, anxiety, fear or shame, substance abuse, difficulties in social, romantic, marital or family relationships. Other bumps in the road might involve professional or cultural issues. My promise is to support you consistently and unconditionally. Another promise is that you will (re)discover inner resources with which you can change/enhance any part(s) of your life that you are not satisfied with.
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Counselor, LCPC, NCC Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
If you’re reading this…You’re right on time! Welcome to your mental health wellness journey. I am here to help facilitate and encourage you to make positive changes in your life. I am a Bilingual (Spanish and English) Clinical therapist who specializes in working with diverse populations with evidence-based modalities to best accommodate my clients. I have an interest in working with young adults who are in transition (graduation, college, family changes etc.), but have worked with children and adults as well.
Substance Use
(301) 215-2429
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Substance Use
If you’re reading this…You’re right on time! Welcome to your mental health wellness journey. I am here to help facilitate and encourage you to make positive changes in your life. I am a Bilingual (Spanish and English) Clinical therapist who specializes in working with diverse populations with evidence-based modalities to best accommodate my clients. I have an interest in working with young adults who are in transition (graduation, college, family changes etc.), but have worked with children and adults as well.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, CST, CSCT Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
I provide therapeutic services and support to help individuals and partner(s) who are experiencing sexual concerns. Many issues can contribute to impaired sexual functioning and desire like anxiety, depression, anger, low self-esteem and unhappiness. Additionally, sexual concerns can also be the result of a medical condition, medications, stress or relationship difficulties. I specialize in helping people and partner(s) resolve their sexual concerns, along with other psychological issues, using a broad base of treatment approaches.
Substance Use
(301) 476-4361
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Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Substance Use
I provide therapeutic services and support to help individuals and partner(s) who are experiencing sexual concerns. Many issues can contribute to impaired sexual functioning and desire like anxiety, depression, anger, low self-esteem and unhappiness. Additionally, sexual concerns can also be the result of a medical condition, medications, stress or relationship difficulties. I specialize in helping people and partner(s) resolve their sexual concerns, along with other psychological issues, using a broad base of treatment approaches.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C, LCSW, LICSW Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
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.
Substance Use
(240) 767-6411
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Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Substance Use
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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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSWC Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
My job, as your therapist, is to help you identify your own internal strengths and external resources. We will work together as a team to explore past trauma and positive memories, present sources of stress and joy, and your hopes and fears about the future.
Substance Use
(301) 658-2445
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Substance Use
My job, as your therapist, is to help you identify your own internal strengths and external resources. We will work together as a team to explore past trauma and positive memories, present sources of stress and joy, and your hopes and fears about the future.
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Marriage & Family Therapist, LCMFT, CCDP Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Welcome! I hope this information will encourage you to take the next step toward personal wellness. Whether you have experienced a sudden unexpected event or an ongoing issue that causes you difficulty, I will partner with you to set self-defined goals, examine alternatives, and work toward solutions. In an environment of support and acceptance, we will walk the journey of self-discovery, personal growth, the process of change, and relationship enhancement. As a Licensed Clinical Marriage & Family Therapist and Certified Co-occurring Disorders Professional, I provide compassionate treatment to individuals, couples, and families.
Substance Use
(240) 205-8814
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Substance Use
Welcome! I hope this information will encourage you to take the next step toward personal wellness. Whether you have experienced a sudden unexpected event or an ongoing issue that causes you difficulty, I will partner with you to set self-defined goals, examine alternatives, and work toward solutions. In an environment of support and acceptance, we will walk the journey of self-discovery, personal growth, the process of change, and relationship enhancement. As a Licensed Clinical Marriage & Family Therapist and Certified Co-occurring Disorders Professional, I provide compassionate treatment to individuals, couples, and families.
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Counselor, MS, NCC, LCPC Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
In all stages of life there are storms, we do not have to figure out or face our struggles and road blocks alone. When a circumstance, situation, or event arises it can feel like you are alone, lost, or misunderstood; I am here to listen and walk with you on your journey. Stress, anxiety, worry, depression can reroute your path from unexpected, unanticipated, and even planned events. Together we can build skills, explore your strengths, access the power within, and process your emotions to heal, balance the hard times, and weather storms along your journey.
Substance Use
(240) 720-2718
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Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Substance Use
In all stages of life there are storms, we do not have to figure out or face our struggles and road blocks alone. When a circumstance, situation, or event arises it can feel like you are alone, lost, or misunderstood; I am here to listen and walk with you on your journey. Stress, anxiety, worry, depression can reroute your path from unexpected, unanticipated, and even planned events. Together we can build skills, explore your strengths, access the power within, and process your emotions to heal, balance the hard times, and weather storms along your journey.
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Counselor, MS, LCPC Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
I work with adolescents,adults, and couples using the Family Systems approach by considering individual relationships between family members in the context of the whole. This means that I take into account my clients' emotional and relational history, in addition to observing present interactions. This collaboration of information from both the past and present is important in helping each person realize that he/she contributes to the way his/her life functions. It is my goal to help individuals recognize the impact of their unique roles in the family so that they may improve the quality of their interpersonal relationships.
Substance Use
(301) 278-8190
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Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Substance Use
I work with adolescents,adults, and couples using the Family Systems approach by considering individual relationships between family members in the context of the whole. This means that I take into account my clients' emotional and relational history, in addition to observing present interactions. This collaboration of information from both the past and present is important in helping each person realize that he/she contributes to the way his/her life functions. It is my goal to help individuals recognize the impact of their unique roles in the family so that they may improve the quality of their interpersonal relationships.
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Counselor, MA, LCPC, NCC Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
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.
Substance Use
(240) 949-2409
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Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Substance Use
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.
Photo of Anthony L Johnson, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, PhD, LCSW-C, MAC Verified
Verified
Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Service areas: (Maryland, Washington, DC, Texas, Arizona, Louisiana and Mississippi) What is your view of life? We all face challenges which can become a pathway to goal achievement as we gain a better understanding of ourselves and our capacity to have a fulfilling life. With over 20 years of clinical and professional experience I assist individuals, couples and families, and businesses and organizations address challenges and find solutions, establish progressive goals, enhance communication and relationship skills and attain healing and hope through a person-centered approach.
Substance Use
(240) 453-4927
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Office is near:
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Substance Use
Service areas: (Maryland, Washington, DC, Texas, Arizona, Louisiana and Mississippi) What is your view of life? We all face challenges which can become a pathway to goal achievement as we gain a better understanding of ourselves and our capacity to have a fulfilling life. With over 20 years of clinical and professional experience I assist individuals, couples and families, and businesses and organizations address challenges and find solutions, establish progressive goals, enhance communication and relationship skills and attain healing and hope through a person-centered approach.
Photo of Caitlin Weese, Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, LMSW, 200 RYT Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
*TELETHERAPY VISITS AVAILABLE NOW* Difficult life experiences can create impacts on our life that we cannot control, however, I believe that through working alongside a therapist you can reclaim your life and create healing. I believe we all are capable of healing from our struggles and simply need to be given the right tools and support. I specialize in working with individuals who have experienced trauma, attachment issues, codependency and anxiety. I currently offer individual services as well as family and couples work.
Substance Use
(301) 970-4627
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Substance Use
*TELETHERAPY VISITS AVAILABLE NOW* Difficult life experiences can create impacts on our life that we cannot control, however, I believe that through working alongside a therapist you can reclaim your life and create healing. I believe we all are capable of healing from our struggles and simply need to be given the right tools and support. I specialize in working with individuals who have experienced trauma, attachment issues, codependency and anxiety. I currently offer individual services as well as family and couples work.
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Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW-C Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Murray Kramer has been a holistic psychotherapist for over 30 years. He graduated with a B.A. in Psychology from City College of New York in 1967. He went on to study Folklore and Folklife at the University of Pennsylvania, and received an M.A. in 1970. He then became intensively involved Zen meditation, and was in residence in Zen centers for 17 years. His approach to working with children, adolescents, adults and families, is to start with where the individual is, and to bring to bear psychodynamic principles, within a supportive, open space encouraging insight and healing.
Substance Use
(301) 842-6073
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Substance Use
Murray Kramer has been a holistic psychotherapist for over 30 years. He graduated with a B.A. in Psychology from City College of New York in 1967. He went on to study Folklore and Folklife at the University of Pennsylvania, and received an M.A. in 1970. He then became intensively involved Zen meditation, and was in residence in Zen centers for 17 years. His approach to working with children, adolescents, adults and families, is to start with where the individual is, and to bring to bear psychodynamic principles, within a supportive, open space encouraging insight and healing.
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Counselor, LCPC Verified
Verified
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Eboni Clipper is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) emphasizing working with children, adolescents, and adults. Eboni has a passion for helping others and works to provide a safe, warm, culturally competent, and empathic therapeutic atmosphere. Eboni believes in the idea of self-determination. She works with individuals to become self-aware, learn assertiveness, use creativity to problem solve, and establish self-advocacy skills. Eboni utilizes a client-centered therapeutic framework that encourages individuals to take charge of their lives, set goals, evaluate options, and make positive and impactful life choices.
Substance Use
(240) 376-2158
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Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Substance Use
Eboni Clipper is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) emphasizing working with children, adolescents, and adults. Eboni has a passion for helping others and works to provide a safe, warm, culturally competent, and empathic therapeutic atmosphere. Eboni believes in the idea of self-determination. She works with individuals to become self-aware, learn assertiveness, use creativity to problem solve, and establish self-advocacy skills. Eboni utilizes a client-centered therapeutic framework that encourages individuals to take charge of their lives, set goals, evaluate options, and make positive and impactful life choices.

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Substance Use Therapists
If you're looking for help with substance abuse in Gaithersburg or for Gaithersburg substance abuse counseling, these professionals provide substance abuse services and substance abuse treatment. They include substance abuse therapists in Gaithersburg, substance abuse psychologists and substance abuse counselors. They can help with drug addiction and drug abuse treatment in Gaithersburg, alcohol addiction, chemical dependency and substance abuse recovery. An Gaithersburg substance abuse therapist provides outpatient services but can also refer to treatment centers, clinics, rehab, treatment programs and substance abuse rehabs.

How can I tell if a therapist is right for me?
Therapists in Gaithersburg are able to work with a wide range of issues and communities, including the BIPOC community in Gaithersburg. They offer in person sessions as well as Teletherapy in Gaithersburg

For example, if you're seeking a marriage counselor in Gaithersburg you'll find that most therapists are trained in marriage counseling or couples counseling in Gaithersburg and couples therapy. And they welcome families for family counseling in Gaithersburg or family therapy in Gaithersburg.