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LPC Susan Harris

Provides online counseling through BetterHelp

Mental health conditions are real, common and treatable.

And recovery is possible.

Susan Harris is an experienced, licensed Medical Health Professional who specializes in affordable online therapy.

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Licensing: LPC
Years in Practice: 11
State: VA

Hello and welcome! My name is Susan and I am a licensed professional counselor in the state of Virginia. When facing challenges and pain we all need compassion, acceptance, and understanding as well as guidance and at times direction and encouragement from an outside perspective. I consider myself a supportive, compassionate guide towards helping you accomplish your specific goals.

I have worked in the mental health field for 14 years in a variety of settings including residential treatment, intensive in-home counseling, public school settings, outpatient and equine-assisted psychotherapy (a form of outdoor animal- assisted therapy). I have experience with adults, adolescents, children, couples and families.

I specialize in anxiety, stress management, depression, anger management, adjusting to life transitions and changes, relationship and self-esteem issues. My experience also includes treating a wide variety of additional issues such as PTSD, personality disorders, family/parenting, grief/ loss and other serious mental and emotional issues. I practice a combination of person-centered, cognitive -behavioral, strengths-based and solution-focused therapy among other approaches.

I see our work together as a collaborative effort and I seek to help empower you by exploring your strengths, encouraging regular self-care and helping you identify your best solutions to problems. I also offer education on effective coping strategies and interventions and assist you in identifying any unhelpful ways of thinking that can hold you back from experiencing the well-being you desire.

I believe everyone is capable of healing, growth, and increased life satisfaction and I’m here to help support you in that process.

About online counseling

Online counseling allows you to receive care from an online mental health practitioner via phone, video chat, or instant messaging. It is convenient for those who may have trouble getting to or would prefer not to have in-person therapy appointments. Ranging from $60 to $90 per week, online counseling is generally more affordable than in-person counseling. A study by researchers at University of California, Berkeley found that online counseling can be just as effective as face-to-face therapy while being more convenient, affordable, and accessible.

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Stress Anxiety Relationship issues Self esteem Depression Coping with life changes LGBT Family conflicts Trauma and abuse Grief Intimacy-related issues Sleeping disorders Parenting issues Anger management Bipolar disorder
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She is amazing!

L.Y.·Feb 04, 2021


Susan is very nice and helpful! She’s always patient, flexible, supporting and professional.

J.E.·Nov 21, 2020


Susan has been a great deal of help. Listened to my story and asked me the questions I needed to think about and determine the course of action. I've been better since discussing these issues with her. It has made me think more deeply than I ever would have.

K.E.·Nov 06, 2020


Susan was a great therapist, and helped me through a dark time during the pandemic. I was glad to have some one who listened and gave great advice, before i transitioned to in person therapy.

B.R.·Oct 06, 2020


Susan is the best therapist I have ever had! She has helped me make big changes with small steps and practices and from the first session I just felt like she gets me, and how to help me get to my mental health goals. She doesn’t judge me and my lifestyle and that is something I struggled with finding in past therapists. I’m really glad I was matched with her.

C.L.·Jul 28, 2020


Susan Harris offers counseling online via BetterHelp

  • Affordable: Pay a low flat fee for unlimited counseling.
  • Convenient: Do it at your own time and at your own pace. Communicate as often as you want and whenever you feel it's needed.
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