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Childhood trauma can cause you mental trouble long after it occurred. It may affect your relationships, self-image, mental health, and even your physical wellbeing.

Mental Health Match connects you with top-notch therapists who can help you manage the feelings, behaviors, and triggers associated with traumatic childhood events. 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.

Childhood Trauma Symptoms

Childhood trauma stems from childhood abuse, neglect, accidents, and more. It can affect adolescents, teens, and adults, causing them to experience a wide range of symptoms, some of which include:

  • Chronic sadness or depression
  • Worry
  • Anger and irritability
  • Panic attacks
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Mood swings
  • Poor concentration

If you’re experiencing any of these symptoms, therapy can help to improve the quality of your life. You can learn more about childhood trauma and how it affects you in this article from therapist Lacy Shawn.

Overcome Your Childhood Trauma with Therapy

There’s no better time to seek treatment for childhood trauma than now - therapy can help you heal and let go of the trauma. Mental Health Match can help get you started by connecting you with a licensed therapist fast. Get childhood trauma therapy and counseling online or in-person. Browse below, or use our therapist matching survey to get personalized results.

Shaw of Washington DC, DC Childhood Trauma Therapists - List Your Practice on Mental Health Match

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Sarah Reijnen
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Work together to discover your strengths and supports, and utilize them in order to promote healing and growth. I highly value our relationship and will work with you at your pace while also walking with you through areas of difficulty.


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Work together to discover your strengths and supports, and utilize them in order to promote healing and growth. I highly value our relationship and will work with you at your pace while also walking with you through areas of difficulty.

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I am dedicated to helping teens and adults work through life transitions, relationship challenges, and trauma while providing a safe space to overcome anxiety, stress, and social expectations.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Confidence
  • Family Conflict
  • Parenting
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Self-Worth
  • Teen Girls
  • Trauma
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Khloe Clawson
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cultivate a supportive environment for you to practice skills designed to enhance personal, relational, and professional satisfaction. We will collaborate on setting and working towards goals.


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cultivate a supportive environment for you to practice skills designed to enhance personal, relational, and professional satisfaction. We will collaborate on setting and working towards goals.

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My approach to counseling is evidence-based and client-centered. I hold the belief that every person is inherently good, lovable, capable, and resilient; thus, I draw upon the client’s perception and wisdom to inform the use of interventions.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Body-Focused Repetitive Behaviors (BFRBs)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Trauma
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Stacey Hannigan
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stop the never-ending quest for distraction and self-imposed isolation, and work to help you have the deeper connections you long for in life. When you're ready to start breaking some cycles, head to my website to schedule a free consultation.


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stop the never-ending quest for distraction and self-imposed isolation, and work to help you have the deeper connections you long for in life. When you're ready to start breaking some cycles, head to my website to schedule a free consultation.

Something to know about my approach is:

What if someone could really see you? Including the part of you whose time to be a naive, playful, sensitive and funny kid was stolen, and who is (rightfully) furious about it. Or would be if you let yourself have feelings. I see you.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Abuse
  • Anxiety
  • Complex Trauma
  • Depression
  • Family of Origin
  • Trauma
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Jamila Iraqui
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get to a place of feeling like your past doesn’t control you, handle emotions without it ruining your day, and know what to do when you’re feeling triggered. You don’t have to struggle silently trying to keep it all together. There is a way through.


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get to a place of feeling like your past doesn’t control you, handle emotions without it ruining your day, and know what to do when you’re feeling triggered. You don’t have to struggle silently trying to keep it all together. There is a way through.

Something to know about my approach is:

I use CBT (helps to change thoughts), EMDR (a powerful trauma therapy), and Somatic therapy (allows the body to metabolize difficult experiences from the past). I value the wisdom that comes from intuition and honor the pace of my clients.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adolescent Anxiety
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Anxiety in Relationships
  • Anxiety Management
  • Biracial Women
  • Burnout
  • Career Burnout
  • Childhood Trauma
  • College Students
  • Complex Anxiety
  • Empowering Women
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • High Anxiety
  • Holistic Wellness
  • Intergenerational Trauma
  • Job Stress
  • Life Balance
  • Life Transitions
  • Mind-Body Connection
  • Muslims
  • Professional Women
  • Psychosomatic Issues
  • Religious Trauma
  • Secondary Trauma
  • Separation
  • Situational Stress
  • Spiritual Trauma
  • Starting College
  • Stress
  • Teachers
  • Teen Anxiety
  • Teen Girls
  • Teen Trauma
  • Test/Performance Anxiety
  • Trauma
  • Vicarious Trauma
  • Women
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Work Stress
  • Young Women
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Jamila Iraqui remote and phone therapy in Hawaii, Washington
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Lila Carthens
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We will work together to explore your unique subjective experiences, beliefs, and lifestyle preferences. We'll work to help reframe your perceptions and develop a more constructive worldview, focusing on what you might need to create positive change.


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We will work together to explore your unique subjective experiences, beliefs, and lifestyle preferences. We'll work to help reframe your perceptions and develop a more constructive worldview, focusing on what you might need to create positive change.

Something to know about my approach is:

My mission is to help create a space in which individuals are proud of who they are, embrace their sexuality, communicate openly, and build lasting, satisfying relationships.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adverse Childhood Experiences
  • Attachment Issues
  • Body Acceptance
  • Couples
  • Developing Secure Attachment
  • Sexual Health
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Lila Carthens remote and phone therapy in Idaho, Washington