West Region

 

States: Washington, Montana, Oregon, Idaho, Wyoming, Utah, Colorado, Nevada, California, Alaska, and Hawai'i

Marcken Volmy Boynton Colorado (pending) 

BIPOC: Yes

Languages: English, Creole

Credentials: Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), National Certified Counselor (NCC)

Private/Group Practice: Private Pratice 

In person or online sessions: Online

Age Range: 18+

Availability: Monday to Friday 9am-6pm est

Sliding scale of availability: No

Cost per session: $250 per 90 minute  EMDR session

Insurance: n/a

Race, Culture, and Identity experince: n/a

Specializations and/or certifications: n/a

Intensive Therapy Sessions: Yes. 1 weekday half-day intensive, and 3 weekday half-day intensives

Special Projects: n/a

Email: [email protected] or call (561) 449-8780 for therapy

Instagram: bedrockcounseling 

Facebook: bedrockcounseling

Website: www.marckenvolmy.com

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Michelle Ncholas (She/Her) Oakland, California

BIPOC: Yes

Languages: English

Credentials: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

Private/Group Practice: Private

In person or online sessions: Online 

Age Range: 18-99

Availability: Monday to Wednesday 9am-6pm est

Sliding scale of availability: No

Cost per session: $200

Insurance: n/a

Race, Culture, and Identity experince: 20

Specializations and/or certifications: Certified Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Internal Family Systems (IFS) and Brainspotting trained

Intensive Therapy Sessions: Friday's only

Special Projects: n/a

Email: [email protected]

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La Tanya Wallace (She/Her) San Diego/Mission Valley, California

BIPOC: Yes

Languages: English

Credentials: Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Private/Group Practice: Private Pratice

In person or online sessions: Both

Age Range: 17-69

Availability: Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays 8am-5pm pst 

Sliding scale of availability: No

Cost per session: $250

Insurance: Tricare, Medicare

Race, Culture, and Identity experince: 12

Specializations and/or certifications: Family Practice, Naturopath

Intensive Therapy Sessions: EMDR, IFS

Special Projects: n/a

Email: [email protected]

 
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Hasti Afkhami (She/Her) California

BIPOC: Yes

Languages: Farsi, English

Credentials: MS , Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)

Private/Group Practice: Private 

In person or online sessions: Online

Age Range: 18+

Availability: Monday-Friday by appointment

Sliding scale of availability: Yes

Cost per session: $195

Insurance: (Out-of-Network) Provide Superbill

Race, Culture, and Identity experince: 15

Specializations and/or certifications: Certified in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), fully trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) specializing in trauma, addiction, anxiety and depression, and relationships

Intensive Therapy Sessions: n/a

Special Projects: The California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing International Association (EMDRIA) , California Consortium of Addiction Programs (CCAP), BLOG on website

Email: [email protected]

Instagram: BustanTherapy

Linkedin: Hastiafkhami

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Vanessa Solis (She/Her) Walnut Creek, CA

BIPOC: Yes
Languages: English
Credentials: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Private/Group Pratice: Group 
In person or online sessions: Online
Age Range: 18-50
Availability: Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10am-3pm
Sliding scale of availability: No
Cost per session: $260
Insurance: n/a
Race, Culture, and Identity experience: 10
Specializations and/or certificationsIdentity Development & Intersectionality, Racial Trauma & the Mixed Race Experience, Self Doubt & Imposter Syndrome, EMDEye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) & Brainspotting
Intensive Therapy Sessions: n/a
Special Projects: n/a
Email[email protected]
Instagram: EmpoweredMindTherapy

 

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Jasmine Adams (She/Her) Long Beach, CA

BIPOC:Yes
Languages: English
Credentials: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Private/Group Practice: Private 
In person or online sessions: Online 
Age Range: 13+
Availability: Monday to Friday 9am-7pm 
Sliding scale of availability: No
Cost per session: $150
Insurance: n/a
Race, Culture, and Identity experience: 22
Specializations and/or certifications: EMDR certified and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) Consultant in Training 
Intensive Therapy Sessions: n/a
Special ProjectsBIPOC EMDR consultation group 1st Thursday of the Month from 11-1 pm (pst)
Email[email protected]

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Mercedes Samudio (She/Her) La Habra, CA

BIPOC: Yes
Languages: English
Credentials: Master of Social Work (MS), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Private/Group Practice: Private 
In person or online sessions: Online 
Age Range: Parents (adults)
AvailabilitySaturdays 9:00 am - 5:00 pm  Sliding scale of availability: No
Cost per session: $2,000
Insurance: n/a 
Race, Culture, and Identity experience36 years
Specializations and/or certificationsBrainspotting Trained and EMDR Trained
Intensive Therapy Sessions: Click here to see the full list of intensive Therapy Sessions
Special Projects: Shame-Proof Parenting Book, Why Wakanda Matters (Chp 6), and Shame-Proof Parenting Intensives
Email[email protected]
Phone: (714) 758-5988
Instagram: Shame Proof Parenting
Linkedin: Mercedes Samudio, lcsw

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Shawnee Palmer (She/Her) Colorado

BIPOC: Yes
Languages: English
Credentials: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Associate Counselor (LAC)
Private/Group Practice: Private
In-person or online sessions: Both
Age Range: 16+
Availability: Monday to Friday 9 am-5 pm  
Cost per session: $100  
Sliding scale of availability: No
Insurance: United Health Care, Anthem/BCBS, Medicaid, Medicare, Cigna/Evernorth, Tricare, and more
Race, Culture, and Identity experience: 9 years
Specializations and/or certifications: Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Trauma Certification
Intensive Therapy Sessions: n/a
Special Projects: Shifting Mindsets with Shawnee Podcast on Apple, Spotify, Anchor and Google, Shifting Mindsets with Shawnee, and Shift Your Mindset: A Guide to Overcome Depression, Anxiety & Trauma

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Yuki Shida (She/Her) Tustin, CA 

BIPOC: Yes
Languages: English, Japanese
Credentials: Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
Private/Group Practice: Group
In-person or online sessions: Both
Age Range: 18+
Availability: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 9am-3pm; Some evening and Saturdays sessions
Cost per session: $180
Sliding scale of availability: No
Insurance: Kaiser
Race, Culture, and Identity experience: 5 years
Specializations and/or certifications: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Gottman Method, Domestic Violence Counselor
Intensive Therapy Sessions: As needed
Special Projects:  Blog 
Email: [email protected]
Tik Tok: Therapy with Yuki

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Kyrie Sedano (She/Her) California

BIPOC: Yes

Languages: English

Credentials: MS Counseling and Family Therapist (LMFT)

Private/Group Practice: Private

In-person or online sessions: Online

Age Range: 18-65+

Availability: Monday, Wednesday, and Thursdays 3:30pm-6:30pm;Friday 10:00-4:00pm

Cost per session: $200/50 min.; $250/90 min.

Sliding scale of availability: Yes; $160-$185

Insurance: n/a

Race, Culture, and Identity experience: 35+ years of lived experience; 10 years of clinical experience

Specializations and/or certifications: Nationally Certified Counselor; EMDR training (2020); Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) (2014)

Intensive Therapy Sessions: Yes; 90 min. sessions, 2 times a week for two-three weeks

Special Projects: I am a service-provider for the Mental Health Liberation fund through Inclusive Therapists.

Email[email protected]

 

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Cristal Cunningham (She/Her) California

BIPOC: Yes

Languages: English

Credentials: Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)

Private/Group Practice: Private

In-person or online sessions: Online

Age Range: 13-65

Availability: Tuesday to Saturday (Changes)

Cost per session: $165+

Sliding scale of availability: Yes

Insurance: n/a

Race, Culture, and Identity experience: 30+ years

Specializations and/or certifications: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

Intensive Therapy Sessions: n/a

Special Projects: n/a

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Kashif (Chief) Brown (He/Him) Las Vegas, NV

BIPOC: Yes
Languages: English
Credentials: Master of Arts (MA), Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC), National Certified Counselor (NCC)
Private/Group Practice: Private
In-person or online sessions: Both
Age Range: 18+
Availability: Tuesday to Friday, 9am-4pm
Cost per session: $150+
Sliding scale of availability: Yes, if needed
Insurance: Aetna, Cigna, Optum, UMR, United Healthcare, and out-of-network insurance benefits
Race, Culture, and Identity experience: 5+
Specializations and/or certifications: Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR),  Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Consultant in Training (EMDR CIT)
Intensive Therapy Sessions: up to 2 hours, $300. If more info is needed, please contact Chief Counselling
Special Projects: n/a
Phone: (215)874-7162
Email[email protected]

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