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Many therapists commit to racial justice principles, including working to expose and counter white privilege and heal the effects of racial trauma. Racial trauma can take the form of hurtful social interactions, lack of education and employment opportunities, and more.

Thankfully, racial justice therapists are available not only to help you heal but to empower you to commit to racial injustice. Whether you are located in downtown Washington DC, Anacostia, Ballston, Bluemont, or even Brentwood, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

How Racial Justice Therapists Can Help

Here are a few of the ways racial justice therapists can help you:

  • They can be a supportive guide to understanding the effect racism has on you, your mental health, and your life.
  • They set the stage for a meaningful discussion and inspire you to look inwardly for answers to problems.
  • They can give you tips and tricks to remain calm amidst racial aggressions.
  • They can help you feel empowered about who you are.
  • They can help you understand and dismantle white privilege.

If you are a White person considering a racial justice therapist, read licensed therapist Marla Berger’s article on promoting racial equality. If you are BIPOC, consider licensed therapist Vaughn O'Neal’s tips for Black mental health during turbulent times.

Get Started with a Racial Justice Therapist Today!

A licensed racial justice therapist is available to help you improve your mental health with the help of someone who shares your values. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified counselor or therapist is easy! Start by browsing racial justice therapists below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Ellina Creary
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We'll look at your family of origins, your relationships with self and others, see what patterns are playing out in your life, gain insight into what's working and what needs to be changed, learn tools that will help facilitate change long term.


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We'll look at your family of origins, your relationships with self and others, see what patterns are playing out in your life, gain insight into what's working and what needs to be changed, learn tools that will help facilitate change long term.

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach is holistic, that means, when treating a client I look at the whole picture, their environment and history including. I believe people are complex human beings require individualized treatment.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anorexia
  • Anxiety
  • Binge Eating
  • Bulimia
  • Childhood Issues
  • Depression
  • Disordered Eating
  • Religious Trauma
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Susan Klemmer
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address your most pressing concerns in a way that lets you find the answers and the solutions that work for you. There is no one-size-fits-all, and I can't give you the answers - you will find them in yourself. It is my privilege to guide you.


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address your most pressing concerns in a way that lets you find the answers and the solutions that work for you. There is no one-size-fits-all, and I can't give you the answers - you will find them in yourself. It is my privilege to guide you.

Something to know about my approach is:

I will challenge what you think of yourself and your worldview to help you find the path forward that works to help you grow and heal. My approach is trauma-informed and I am an LGBTQ+ affirming ally. You will always be safe with me.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Depression
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Changes
  • Parent-Child Relationship
  • Relationship Distress
  • School Issues
  • Social Anxiety
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Map in Sterling, Virginia for Susan Klemmer therapy location.
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Melanie Kantor
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My goal is to help you identify and harness your strengths and quirks to build a life of meaning that is driven by your values and goals, not by fear or limitations. Your most fulfilling life may not be what society has told you it should be.


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My goal is to help you identify and harness your strengths and quirks to build a life of meaning that is driven by your values and goals, not by fear or limitations. Your most fulfilling life may not be what society has told you it should be.

Something to know about my approach is:

I personalize my approach to each individual client. Most of my clients will benefit from some Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to quickly alleviate intense symptoms of anxiety and/or depression. My style is conversational and adaptable.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • ADHD in Womxn or Femme Populations
  • Adolescent Anxiety
  • Adolescents
  • Adult ADHD
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism-Related Challenges
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Executive Functioning
  • Gender Affirmative Surgery Letters
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Gender Fluid
  • Gender Transition
  • Gender Transition in Families
  • High-Functioning Autism
  • Nonbinary Gender Identity
  • Parenting Children With ADHD
  • Parenting Children With Autism
  • Transgender (FTM)
  • Transgender (MTF)
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Map in Herndon, Virginia for Melanie Kantor therapy location.
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Hannah Larter
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Notice and understand patterns that are no longer helpful & create and maintain healthier ones. This often includes identifying how past experiences & relationships impact us now & working to heal those pains so that your life today gets better.


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Notice and understand patterns that are no longer helpful & create and maintain healthier ones. This often includes identifying how past experiences & relationships impact us now & working to heal those pains so that your life today gets better.

Something to know about my approach is:

I encourage clients to consider & appreciate that most of our difficult behaviors were helpful at some point, which can be a profound shift in perspective. I'm also an eager & empathetic listener who prioritizes helping clients build self-compassion.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • High-Functioning Anxiety
  • Life Transitions
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Distress
  • Relationship Skills
  • Trauma
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helan Essa
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Anxiety, depression, feeling stuck, women empowerment, grief.


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Anxiety, depression, feeling stuck, women empowerment, grief.

Something to know about my approach is:

I am caring and empathetic, I am a people’s person and love to get to know people and help you out during a time of need.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Acute Grief
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Couples
  • Depression
  • Motherhood
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Teen Anxiety
  • Teen Girls
  • Young Women
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helan Essa remote and phone therapy in Arkansas, Florida, Virginia