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39 therapists in District of Columbia specializing in Self Esteem

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Devyn Mitchell

(she/her)

Devyn Mitchell, LPC - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LPC
6 years of experience
Virtual
Welcome to H-Town Counseling Services! I’m thrilled to introduce myself as the founder, bringing with me a rich educational journey that includes a BS in Psychology and an MA in Counseling Psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. With over a decade of experience in mental health, I'm passionate about guiding you towards achieving your goals and living your best life. Let’s work together to unlock your potential and create a path to a brighter future.

Next available: Jul 19

Alicia Shamblin

(she/her)

Alicia Shamblin, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
15 years of experience
Authentic
Warm
Empowering
Virtual
Hi! I earned my Master of Social Work from the University of Kentucky in 2005. I'm licensed as a clinical social worker in Maryland, the District of Columbia, Michigan, and Ohio. I specialize in working with professional women with Imposter Syndrome. I address self-esteem, anxiety, and traumatic experiences that are often at the root of the problem. I focus on the here and now, and I only address the past as a way to improve your current life.

Next available: Jul 22

Crystal Scurr

Crystal Scurr, LMFT - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
30 years of experience
Solution oriented
Empowering
Authentic
Virtual
I am licensed in Hawai'i, Arizona, and Washington DC with over 30 years of professional work experience. I've been highly effective in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, motivation, self-esteem, and confidence, & coping with life changes. I believe you are the expert of your story and you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!

Next available: Jul 22

Brittney Whitman

(she/her)

Brittney Whitman, LPC - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LPC
11 years of experience
Virtual
When working with clients, I use a mind-body approach to increase self-awareness, self-compassion, emotional regulation, and tools to exercise mindfulness. Therapy works best when we can identify strengths and use this as a foundation of our work together while also setting a goal for psychological growth through hands-on activities that will empower the therapeutic process. In a world that is go go go all of the time, I believe it is beneficial to prioritize fostering a sense of kindness towards ourselves and our world, which has been shown to reduce anxiety, depression, and increase self-esteem and creativity.

Next available: Jul 19

Ce English-El

Ce English-El, LPC - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LPC
33 years of experience
Virtual
Hi. I'm C.E. English-El, known by most as Ce. I've been a practicing Licensed Professional Counselor and Clinical Therapist for over 25 years and a Living Coach for over 10 years. My counseling style is eclectic and whole person centered with a wellness orientation. Not only am I good at connecting with people I enjoy the process of engaging, learning, growing and moving . My wealth of experience and exposure is grounded in the addiction treatment milieu where I evolved from a fledgling counselor to a director of clinical services for adult and adolescent inpatient and outpatient programs. I have authored and lectured extensively in the addiction treatment arena. Other areas of expertise include Emotional Intelligence (EI) development, Mindfulness appreciation, coaching well-being, relaxation response, self-care and family connections. Academically, I have a Bachelors degree in Social Work from the University of DC, a Masters degree in Education and Human Development from The George Washington University, and a post graduate certification in Counseling from Virginia Commonwealth University. I'm thorough in assessment and delivery of services with integrity and commitment. On a personal level, I'm a people person by nature and involved in this helping profession by choice. I’m a country boy from Long Island who’s been living the addiction recovery platform for over 30 years with the Florida sand between my toes and living with meaning and purpose.

Next available: Jul 23

Ashley Thomas

(she/her)

Ashley Thomas, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
8 years of experience
Virtual
Hello! I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker LCSW based in Indiana. I attended the University of New England for my Masters of Social Work. I have experience in group therapy, intensive outpatient therapy, and individual. I have spent most of my post master education in animal assisted therapy and trauma. enjoy working with those who have experienced anxiety, trauma, grief, shame, and imposter syndrome.

Next available: Jul 22

Stephen Pleasant

(he/him)

Stephen Pleasant, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
23 years of experience
Authentic
Empowering
Intelligent
Virtual
Hello, my name is Stephen Pleasant, and I'm a psychotherapist for men. Why therapy for men? Well, because sometimes a man just needs a pork shoulder to cry on. That being said, I will also work with women as well. It’s a recognized human tendency for men to get “stuck” in their lives and to end up “settling” for the status quo when deep down they know they are capable of a great deal more. Here’s the truth; You are never “stuck” with your present circumstances. The Game of Life is a psychological and spiritual journey and winning at this game requires you to change your play and learn to think differently and do things in a new way. I help men break out from being “stuck” in life, resigned to producing results that are disappointing to them and others. My goal is to see transformative progress in men’s confidence, clarity, and self-expression, so that they may gain the fuller personal and work life they thought was beyond them.

Next available: Jul 22

Danella Armstrong

Danella Armstrong, LPC - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LPC
1 year of experience
Virtual
I believe in utilizing a variety of therapeutic modalities to ensure that therapy is person-centered. There is no "one-fits-all" method to help a person overcome challenges or cope with things they have experienced in their lives. I strive to learn who the person is first in order to individualize treatment. I used a variety of methods to meet the clients needs, that may include structured activities as well as non-structured, open discussions.

Next available: Jul 19

Madison Murphy

(she/her)

Madison Murphy, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
5 years of experience
Solution oriented
Warm
Empowering
Virtual
Madison Murphy is an experienced clinician who prioritizes creating an open, safe environment while empowering clients on their therapeutic journeys. Madison takes a strengths-based approach while primarily utilizing CBT, DBT, and mindfulness skills. Madison enjoys working with people of all ages and backgrounds, although she is most experienced in working with young adults. One of Madison's passions is working with clients experiencing anxiety and life transitions.

Next available: Jul 31

Carolina Carbajal

(she/her)

Carolina Carbajal, LPC - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LPC
10 years of experience
Empowering
Intelligent
Warm
Virtual
Hello! My name is Carolina, and I am a licensed professional counselor (bilingual/Spanish). My greatest passion is helping others live their best lives because no matter who you are or where you come from, you deserve to live the life you CHOOSE! As a clinician, I help my clients gain the insight, skills, and tools to overcome life challenges and move toward healing and wellness. I started my counseling journey about ten years ago, providing psychoeducation and counseling to children and teens. I worked with families, couples, and individuals. Most of my clinical training has been in autism, multi-systemic therapy, and trauma, working primarily with the Latino population or black, indigenous, and people of color (BIPOC). In addition, I have extensive experience working with victims of crime and sexual assault and survivors and perpetrators of domestic violence, adjustment disorder/transitions, grief/loss, postpartum depression/anxiety, and loss through miscarriage. I recently began my journey as a doctoral student in counseling this past summer. I hope to continue growing my practice and making a positive impact in the lives of others. I am also certified in success and life coaching and love incorporating those skills into my work in therapy. I genuinely believe in the power of the mind and how important it is to care for ourselves and our mental health. I love being with family, reading, watching movies, and relaxing with my pets in my free time. I am a mother, wife, sister, and friend, and I'm so grateful for the people in my life and the opportunity to be part of others' stories and their path to healing. Please reach out if you are ready to take this step in your life. I am looking forward to working together.

Next available: Jul 20

Temple Jackson

(she/her)

Temple Jackson, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
25 years of experience
Empowering
Authentic
Solution oriented
Virtual
Carl Jung once said, "One day You will grow up and the world will ask you who You are. If You don't know who you are, the world will quickly tell You." I believe the active choices we make, play a crucial role in shaping our sense of personal satisfaction, emotional confidence, and overall well-being. Changing the story, you tell about yourself, can have a profound impact on how difficult or easy the next few years of your life will be. Will Your story be one of courage, conviction and personal empowerment, or a repetitive tale of powerlessness? Will it be a story of accountability and healing, or shame? You are the only with the power to decide you matter. Empower Your voice. Redesign and refine...Choose freedom.

Next available: Jul 22

Charlene Mahan

(she/her)

Charlene Mahan, LPC - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LPC
13 years of experience
Solution oriented
Empowering
Virtual
Hi there, I am a license mental health counselor licensed in Florida, Georgia, New York and DC. I obtained my degree from Troy University in Orlando, Florida. I have 13 years of experience working with clients. I have experience helping teens (13-17 years) and adults (18 years and older) manage their feelings of anger, anxiety, depression, career exploration/change, increase their self-esteem and others.

Next available: Jul 22

Robert Staaf

Robert Staaf, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
6 years of experience
Authentic
Humorous
Challenging
Virtual
I am a licensed clinical therapist, licensed in both Virginia and Washington DC. I have a wealth of experience helping people with issues such as anxiety, depression, trauma, anger management, men's issues, and relationship issues. I focus on meeting my clients where they are and helping them gain insight, understanding, and, most importantly, self-acceptance. I look forward to working with you! ** My calendar and availability change at a rapid pace, and selecting a specific timeslot for your initial session with me will assign me to you as your therapist, but I will then contact you via text message or on Grow to confirm if the selected timeslot is still available or if we need to find a different time. Thank you! **

Next available: Jul 19

Jonathan Lam

(he/him)

Jonathan Lam, PhD - District of Columbia Psychologist at Grow Therapy
PhD
25 years of experience
Virtual
I am a psychotherapist and life coach with over 25 years of experience practicing in the Washington, DC, area. I specialize in human potential, relationship health, life transitions, and coping with stressful situations. I have trained extensively with professional and master coaches and I work with a diverse clientele that include young professionals at the beginning of their careers as well as executives and corporate leaders in the financial industry. I believe that clarity enables us to take a stand for what we want in life. It allows us to make a commitment to take action to create a meaningful and purposeful life.

Next available: Jul 20

Dr. Almeta McCannon

(she/her)

Dr. Almeta McCannon, LPC - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LPC
15 years of experience
Virtual
Greetings! I'm Dr. McCannon and I have been in clinical work for the last 15 years with the bulk of my tenure being spent working with children/adolescents and families. I am a lover of life who places special emphasis on honoring the humanity in ourselves as well as others. In spaces where we allow ourselves and others to be human, we make room for authenticity- and we grow. As such, I work with clients to learn to love and accept themselves as a platform for authentic and fruitful connections with others.

Next available: Jul 25

Sherby John Guillory Jr.

(he/him)

Sherby John Guillory Jr., LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
16 years of experience
Empowering
Intelligent
Virtual
Greetings to you and all With a wish for good health and peace in your life. My name is Sherby John. I have been working and learning along this journey, we call life, just as you have. It can be a journey filled with joy and struggle. Have you reached a point where it seems there is more struggle than joy or feel stuck in the muck that seems to only get deeper or harder to transgress? Then maybe it is time to find new paths and options by having a guide on this journey. Therapy can be a vehicle for change and development of workable tools to assist in continuing with this journey. Whether you are dealing with Depression, Life changes, Anxiety, Relationships, Trauma, or a new medical or mental health diagnosis, therapy can be a useful mechanism for support, discernment, and information. I would like to provide you with a safe and welcoming environment and space to relieve yourself of these stressors through working on alternatives to current reactions to triggers or stressors in the way of continuing your journey, your way and at your own pace. Come in. Lets Talk. Lets get to work.

Next available: Jul 19

Joseph Melendez

(he/him)

Joseph Melendez, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
7 years of experience
Empowering
Humorous
Solution oriented
Virtual
Joseph Melendez is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. He graduated from New York University with a Bachelor’s and Master of Social Work. Joseph is heavily involved with the LGBTQIA+ community and is a proud affirming provider. Additionally, he actively supports and works with individuals with disabilities, an area that is often overlooked. Joseph hopes to work with you soon!

Next available: Jul 23

Elizabeth Kim

(she/her)

Elizabeth Kim, LPC - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LPC
10 years of experience
Authentic
Direct
Virtual
Hi! I am so glad you're here. I am a registered Board Certified Art Therapist and Licensed Professional Counselor (ATR-BC, LPC). I have experience providing art therapy and counseling services in school, home, office, corporate settings with families, children, adolescents, adults and geriatric individuals. As an individual I am joyful, colorful, and compassionate, emphasizing the importance of love, curiosity, connection and discovery. As a Certified Grief Informed Professional (evergreen certification) and Grief and Trauma therapist (Wendt Center for Loss and Healing Training Institute) I have dedicated the next chapter in my work as a therapist to provide you an opportunity to receive support, catharsis and insight.

Next available: Jul 24

Eric Ndichu

(he/him)

Eric Ndichu, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
15 years of experience
Solution oriented
Humorous
Authentic
Virtual
I am a licensed clinical social worker and practice in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. I have been providing therapy for close to 15 years to help my client address mental health symptoms including depression, trauma, life transitions and anxiety. I believe people are inherently capable of managing their circumstances but sometimes require some assistance from a therapist to succeed.

Next available: Jul 19

Kirk Burke-Hamilton

(he/him)

Kirk Burke-Hamilton, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
20 years of experience
Direct
Solution oriented
Virtual
I am a licensed clinical social worker who specialises in anxiety, depression, PTSD, grief & loss, self-esteem and ADHD. I use tools from various theories such as DBT, EMDR CBT, TF-CBT, Polyvagal Theory, Mindfulness, and Breathwork. I practice in Washington, DC, Maryland, Virginia, and Pennsylvania. I begin our sessions providing feedback, psycho-education and skill-building tools and techniques to help you cope during exploration and processing. We work collaboratively because the more I learn about you the better I can tailor your treatment to your specific needs. I don't cut corners, sugar coat the truth. I respect your time and I expect the same from my patients. To view my bio and learn more about my practice please visit my webpage at hamiltontherapeutic.com.

Next available: Jul 19

Tristesse Casimier

Tristesse Casimier, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
10 years of experience
Warm
Open-minded
Empowering
Virtual
My clinical experience has been providing individual therapy services to adolescents, adults and seniors. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns, including anxiety, depression, low self-esteem, grief and family issues. My goal is to create a space where clients can authentically express themselves without fear of judgment or misunderstanding and to empower individuals to present their true selves confidently to the world. I aim to help clients embrace all parts of themselves as they heal and grow. You are the narrator of your story and I am here to guide and help support you through your journey.

Next available: Jul 24

Dr. Sarah Renee Langley

(she/her)

Dr. Sarah Renee Langley, LPC - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LPC
29 years of experience
Virtual
Hi! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) based in DC, Virginia, Maryland and Pennsylvania. I help young adults struggling with career stress and burnout become the best versions of themselves. I obtained my PhD in Human Behavior at Capella University, a Masters Degree in Clinical Counseling at Eastern University, and a Bachelors in Psychology Degree at West Chester University.

Next available: Jul 19

Latonya R. Moore

Latonya R. Moore, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
20 years of experience
Solution oriented
Empowering
Direct
Virtual
Welcome and thank you for visiting my profile! I am Latonya Moore. Are you feeling "stressed out", and/or anxious ? Are you having difficulty in your relationships? Would you like to learn coping skills to manage your life more effectively? I am an experienced licensed therapist and I am excited that you have decided to focus on improving your health/wellness. Be mindful that the change you are seeking requires commitment and a willingness to participate in a supportive, collaborative process.

Next available: Jul 22

Tania Arostegui, LCSW-C

(she/her)

Tania Arostegui, LCSW-C, LICSW - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LICSW
10 years of experience
Empowering
Open-minded
Warm
Virtual
Have you hit a bump on the road of your life and feel that you are either emotionally paralyzed or moving in slow-motion? Are you feeling overwhelmed and is your mind constantly racing? Do you miss feeling like your old self? As a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW-C) I am passionate about helping individuals overcome anxiety, depression and other feelings that might be posing a burden on you. Issues such as life transitions/adjustments, toxic family relationships, loss and trauma can leave you feeling hopeless and stuck in life. By using a variety of treatment modalities such as: psychodynamic, cognitive-behavioral and solution-focused therapy I want to support you to get to the root of your struggles. Using a strength-based approach I will work to help you understand what aspects of your past have shaped your present behavioral and thinking patterns until you have a broader and deeper understanding of yourself and start finding solutions to feel better. You are the expert of your needs and wants but I am here to provide you with warm support and clinical expertise as you go through this process. I provide psychotherapy in English and Spanish. I congratulate you for taking the first step in your journey towards healing!

Next available: Jul 31

Efraim Eshaghian

Efraim Eshaghian, LMFT - District of Columbia Therapist at Grow Therapy
LMFT
4 years of experience
Solution oriented
Authentic
Intelligent
Virtual
Hi, my name is Efraim Eshaghian. I have been in therapy myself, and I have come to realize what allows one to live the life he would like to live. We work on allowing the client recognize his/her own solutions and path to greatness. Together, we create the amazing experience of being empowered, which is so powerful. Self discovery and self awareness of one's strengths is the key to open a world that one never knew existed. We try to find that hidden key and access this unbelievable world which is filled with one's positive qualities which ultimately allows one to change around his/her life. The experience is unbelievable.

Next available: Jul 22

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