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PhD, LPC, NCC Dr. Darlene Anderson

Online counseling

Mental health conditions are real, common and treatable.

And recovery is possible.

Darlene Anderson is an experienced, licensed Medical Health Professional who specializes in affordable online therapy.

More about me

Licensing: PhD, LPC, NCC
Years in Practice: 20

Hello, I am Dr. Darlene Anderson, a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the state of Virginia, a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC) in the state of North Carolina, and a Nationally Recognized Board Certified Counselor (NCC). I have 30 years of experience working with teens, adults, couples, and families in various settings such as community mental health facilities, schools, hospitals, detention centers, and private practice. I graduated with my bachelors degree from Purdue University - West Lafayette, IN, my masters degree in Counseling from the University of the District of Columbia, and most recently with my doctorate degree in Social Work from Morgan State University - Baltimore, MD in 2018. I have worked with clients in the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, and North Carolina through various issues and concerns, which includes depression, drug and alcohol abuse issues, low self esteem, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflict, codependency issues, trauma, behavioral issues, and stress related issues.

My clinical approaches include the following: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Existential Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, and Trauma Focused Therapy .

Taking the steps to improve one's life requires courage, change, and commitment. So great job in taking this first step. I believe that everyone has the internal capacity to bring positive change in their thinking and overall lives . I am here to help you through the process and at the pace in which you are most comfortable.

Looking forward to working with you!

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 $35 to $80 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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Issues
Stress Anxiety Relationship issues Self esteem Depression Coping with life changes Addictions Family conflicts Trauma and abuse Grief Intimacy-related issues Parenting issues Anger management Career difficulties Bipolar disorder
Languages Spoken
English

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Reviews for Dr. Darlene Anderson

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14 Reviews
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I needed an honest yet patient and wise person and I got that with Dr. Anderson!

C.A.·May 15, 2021

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Dr. Anderson has the expertise of a social worker and psychologist all combined into one package. She is the perfect person to discuss family issues or interpersonal issues with. I cannot recommend her enough, highly experienced and intelligent with such a warm outgoing nature.

P.H.·May 11, 2021

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Dr. Anderson has already helped me massively after just two sessions. She is extremely knowledgeable in her field, and is very quick to help me uncover the root of whatever issues I am dealing with, and to offer me guidance on how to move forward.

D.S.·May 05, 2021

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After trying several counselors I finally found a great fit!

A.J.·Apr 24, 2021

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Very respectful and supportive. Offers a variety of support options and is genuinely interested in helping me.

D.A.·Mar 27, 2021

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Dr. Anderson is real and super supportive-listening and providing tools and resources for further reflection. I would definitely recommend!

P.R.·Mar 23, 2021

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Dr. Anderson is not only very attentive and informative. Although I have only had 2 sessions I’m very excited to continue my mental and emotional healing journey with her assistance.

B.E.·Mar 13, 2021

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Sr. Anderson has been amazing! I have really enjoyed working with her and continuing to learn and progress within myself with all of her help and expertise!

J.E.·Mar 09, 2021

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Dr. Anderson is a compassionate and kind soul who helped me SO much in a short amount of time. The validation and support she gave me was exactly what I needed, and I am very grateful for her expertise.

C.A.·Mar 07, 2021

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Dr.Anderson has really displayed a willingness to want to help me. She is very patient, professional and kind. I look forward to our upcoming appointment. I love the fact that she is very flexible when it comes to scheduling as well!!

T.Y.·Mar 03, 2021

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Dr. Anderson is so understanding, easy to talk to, and insightful! She allows me to evaluate my situation from new perspectives and helps to guide me through my own thought process.

C.L.·Mar 01, 2021

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I really like Dr Anderson .very professional and very helpful during this low time for me..I hope I can afford the sessions after the 3 free ones ..thank u so much

M.O.·Feb 24, 2021

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I was really anxious starting counseling and I was sure it wasn’t going to be for me. Dr. Anderson created an environment where I wanted to share and open up. I look forward to my counseling sessions now. She really listens and provides resources that help me further my healing.

L.A.·Feb 10, 2021

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Even though it is just the beginning with Dr. Anderson she was been very kind and extremely helpful. She is easily reached and for me that is great because unfortunately I do feel like I have daily occurrence where I need more guidance so by having her to speak with has really helped my anxiety already. I’m excited to proceed with sessions with her.

A.N.·Jan 27, 2021

Benefits

Dr. Darlene Anderson 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.
  • Available Now: There is no waiting list and no calls to make. Simply fill out a short questionnaire and send your first message.