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Professional counselor since 1993. I worked as a public mental health clinician 1994-2000. Although grounded in counselling & psychotherapy methods (cognitive/behavioral, psychodynamic, family & brief therapy models), I specialize in cutting edge mind/body/energy/spirit modalities.
"Everyday is about becoming" I believe that going through a process of self-reflection and change is powerful and brave. It helps us identify how we are getting in our own way in having a better quality of life. In responsibility their is power. Everyone wants to feel content and satisfied with themselves and the world they build around them but we struggle to achieve this goal because we have been hurt, disappointed, betrayed, or doubt ourselves. Find your personal power and change your world. I am with you.
Personal set-backs and conflictual relationships are common problems that we all can face at some point in our lives. My approach is respectful and compassionate. I have doctoral level clinical training, research experience, several publications, and am adjunct faculty at Virginia Tech.
I provide professional, results-oriented counseling with a focus on Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), a method that more quickly and effectively brings about positive changes. As a Marriage and Family Therapist, I also work extensively with couples and family members on relationship issues.
My sensitive and engaging, direct and practical, style is reported by my clients as one of their attractions to working with me. I work with Children, Adolescents and Adults, addressing ADHD, depression and anxiety, divorce, loss and medical trauma. . I would be honored with your trust in me.
Therapy is a partnership between you and your therapist. You work together to find the causes of problems, as well as create solutions and strategies for resolving them. You end up with peace of mind and the ability to reconnect with the people close to you.
As a licensed clinical psychologist for 20+ years, I understand that the relationship and "fit" between client and therapist is paramount. I work hard to establish and maintain a relationship based on mutual trust and honesty. We can work together to help you feel less stuck, and more in control.
Ashburn Psychological Services was founded in 2005 by Dr. Michael Oberschneider. The practice has been well received by area professionals and families and has grown to be the home of some of the area's leading psychiatrists and psychologists. We are here to address your needs.
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Certified Traumatologist and a Nationally Certified Counselor who specializes in mood and anxiety disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, multicultural counseling, relationship issues and problems associated with emotional and physical abuse.
I am now accepting new online clients. My goal as a therapist is to encourage and inspire my clients, help them with their concerns, and provide them the tools to overcome life's current hurdles and past experiences. Are you feeling stuck or lost? Do current events or unresolved issues continue to hurt you? Are these triggers stirring up uncomfortable emotions? Do you struggle to connect with your partner or a family member? Are you trying to figure yourself out? As an empathetic person and counselor, I strive to help those that seek my services.
When you have confusion, pain, trauma, anxiety, depression, it is hard to live your life fully. Sometimes your relationships are not going well at work, with family, a friend, even yourself and you just don't know how to heal them. There are ways to change your difficulties.
I believe in wellness. I believe in living a healthy lifestyle. My journey into wellness and the healing arts started by necessity fourteen years ago when I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. I have personally discovered great value in applying the wisdom derived from our ancestral heritage.
Our personal work in therapy should bemuch deeper than just coming in to be heard. I believe people who seek therapy, not only desire to feel heard, but deeply desire to gain the solutions, insights and new ways of living that will change their lives for the better.
Self destructive life patterns? I can help. Together we will find the underlying causes of your emotional distress. I view symptoms as emotional messengers that have important stories to tell. Learning about these stories I can help you successfully heal.
My passion is helping transgender, nonbinary, or gender questioning individuals and the people that love them throughout their journey of self-exploration. I specialize in working with the Transgender and LGBQ+ community. I aim to provide a safe and accepting place for you to dive into your journey and take the first step to finding and loving yourself. Together we will explore how to navigate relationships during your transition and create the fulfilling life you deserve.