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Alisha Dusty

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Alisha Dusty remote and phone therapy in Illinois, North CarolinaAlisha Dusty remote and phone therapy in Illinois, North Carolina
Provides therapy in Illinois, North Carolina

About Me:

  • My clients describe me as:

    a compassionate listener, having a gentle, calming presence, and insightful.

  • Something to know about my approach is:

    I approach counseling from a trauma-informed lens, focusing on life experiences and how they impact our emotions, thought processes, and behaviors. My approach is also strengths-based; utilizing your strengths and building helpful resources together.

  • Together, we will:

    We can work together to help you gain relief from emotional wounds from your past, clarity on your relationships, increase your self-confidence and skills, and create more space in your life for what is most meaningful.

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    I'm passionate about working with adults who feel like their past is negatively affecting their present. I am skilled at treating individuals with childhood trauma as well as those who have experienced traumatic or stressful events in adulthood.

  • I became a therapist because:

    I find great meaning in helping others heal from their traumatic/stressful experiences, view themselves more compassionately, and become empowered.

  • Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:

    I offer therapy via telehealth. This can be more convenient than in person therapy.

More Details:

In-Network with:

Aetna, Allied Benefit Systems, All Savers (UHC), Cigna, Harvard Pilgrim, Health Plans, Inc, Meritain, Nippon, Optum, Optum Health, Oscar, Oscar Health, Oxford Health, UnitedHealthcare, United Healthcare Shared Services, United Healthcare Student Resources

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