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Designed to help consumers seeking counseling or group therapy to find the right counselor, therapist, psychologist, social worker or psychotherapist in the
Ravenna neighborhood Seattle King County Washington 98115.

Ravenna District area,
Roosevelt & Sand Point
Seattle, Washington (WA) 98115

Counselors by Location



Lisa WhitsittMA, LMHC, CP  
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
(206) 226-0999
2207 NE 65th, Suite #200, Seattle, WA 98115-7097
Location: Ravenna neighborhood above Tree of Life Bookstore.
General Practice Area: Help and support for problems with partners and family members. Learn to make use of conflicting emotions to create more satisfying relationships. Working with people who suffer from self-defeating patterns developed in response to wounding relationships and learned self-cruelty. Whether we use talk, movement or art, my role is to create a safe space for you to explore and express your feelings. Anything of concern to you is appropriate for exploration. Although I may offer suggestions and give feedback, I believe ultimately that you are the expert about your life. Together we can heal and awaken the process for transformation, self-acceptance and create more possibilities for joy. Whether you choose to work individually, as a couple, or as part of an ongoing therapy group, I believe that you can get to be as powerful as you want to be. I have a special interest in working with twins, parents of gay sons or lesbian daughters, women or men in mid-life transitions and artists who feel they have lost touch with their own creativity. Your happiness matters.
[ Email Lisa Whitsitt ]


Carolyn Skolnick, MA, LMHC  
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
(206) 781-5643
8217 20th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Niche Specialty©: Feeling "stuck". Relationship issues with self and others, transitions, loss and grief work, looking at the stories we have about ourselves and the world that hold us back from living fully. Explore how unfinished business with family or other significant people and or events can keep you from being here and now with the opportunities that are waiting. Learn effective communication skills that can help your work, love, and money life. Creativity and spontaneity are the antidotes to feeling stuck...find your way there and nothing can stop you.
Location: Ravenna
General Practice Area: Life transitions and relationship issues. I work with couples, individuals, & facilitate ongoing psychodrama groups. It is my experience that people recover from trauma best with a combination of individual and group psychotherapy. Groups are open-ended and gender balanced & work with almost any issue.


photo of counselor therapist Matthew Tiemeyer of Seattle WA 98115Blue Harbor Counseling
Matthew TiemeyerMA, LMHC  
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
(425) 275-2198
444 Ravenna Blvd NE, Suite #301, Seattle, WA 98115
Location: Greenlake area of Seattle, a block southeast of Gregg's Cycle on Ravenna Blvd.
General Practice Area: I work with adults, couples, groups and teens. I focus on issues of sexual abuse, sex addiction, relationships issues, eating disorders, and codependency, among others. Because I believe that many issues are linked to problems in relationships, I seek to help you break barriers and eliminate isolation. We will also address practical issues that can allow you to make behavioral changes. Our goal will be to deal with your current issues while also dealing with the history that helped to create them. In addition to individual and couples counseling, I am trained in Lifespan Integration, a therapy option particularly useful with trauma.
[ Email Matthew Tiemeyer ] [ Go to counselor - therapist website ]


GroundNote Counseling
Paige Tangney, M Ed,  LMHC
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
(206) 227-6294
6523 - 21st Ave. NE, Suite #5, Seattle, WA 98115-6924
Niche Specialty©: Bereavement, Grief & Loss. Specialized counseling for women who have lost their mothers at any time in their lives and are wanting to understand how that loss has affected them and to heal.
Location: Near 3rd Place Books Ravenna
General Practice Area: Individual and Group Counseling for Motherless Daughters, adults and children with depression and anxiety, children with ODD, grief and loss for children and adults, divorce adjustment for children and life transition situations. [ Email Paige Tangney ] [ Go to counselor - therapist website ]


photo of counselor therapist Ginny Mines of Seattle WA 98115-6935Ginny MinesMA, CC  
Certified Counselor
(206) 953-2200
2113 NE 65th Street, Seattle, WA 98115-6935
Location: Ravenna neighborhood
General Practice Area: I work with individuals, couples, families and offer counseling and guidance in adjusting to life situations, developing new skills, making desired changes, increasing sensitivity and awareness of self and others, and for the development of our human potential. I believe that good counseling respects the fundamental human values of self-expression, self-possession, dignity, and integrity. Each person is unique and there is no "one-size-fits-all" in counseling. My approach is largely person-centered and strengths-based, and may also be insight-oriented and include skills for managing/ transforming inner and outer conflict. I enjoy helping people become more aware of their individual potential and personal power. Some goals of counseling may include specific behavioral changes, symptom relief, personal growth, and/or the enhancement of well-being. My personal experience and professional study have had a strong focus in depth psychology, and the work I do draws from the theories of C.G. Jung along with others in the field of depth psychology. My work is also informed by developmental psychology, humanistic psychology, family systems theory, and Buddhism/mindfulness, with a strong emphasis on compassion and understanding. [ Email Ginny Mines ] [ Go to counselor - therapist website ]


photo of counselor therapist Ray Robbins of Seattle WA 98115Ray Robbins Counseling Services
Ray RobbinsMA, LMHC  
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
(206) 679-0908
8266 Lake City Way, Seattle, WA 98115
Niche Specialty©: Addictions of all kinds. I have a great deal of drug and alcohol counseling experience. I work with diverse populations, including heterosexual, polyamorous, LGBT, and members of Seattle's growing sex-positive community.
Location: East side of Lake City Way, near 18th Avenue. Yellow house next to 7-11. Plenty of convenient free parking on 18th Avenue.
General Practice Area: I earned my MA in Psychology at Antioch University, Seattle. I offer thoughtful and compassionate care to all clients, and honor cultural diversity. I counsel heterosexual, polyamorous, and LGBT individuals and couples. I also have a great deal of experience helping clients with drug and alcohol counseling. My approach to counseling is client centered, interpersonal, and existential in nature. I strive to help my clients develop strong communication skills, strengthen relationships, build community, better navigate life transitions, find relief from depression, manage stress-related symptoms, and overcome addictive behaviors. I also counsel from a holistic perspective and envision mental health as a balance of mental, physical, and spiritual elements. My rates are $75.00 per 50 minute session,and $100.00 per 75 minute session. I am willing to work on a sliding fee scale for those in need.
[ Email Ray Robbins ]


Amal Muammar-Hastings, MSW, LICSW  
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
(206) 465-6922 ext. #25
4915 25th Ave. NE, Suite #202, Seattle, WA 98105
Location: across University Village on 25th Ave. in Northcut Landing Building
General Practice Area: Life transitions Grief and loss Family and relationship issues Parenting issues Adjusting to life changing events Depression Anxiety Trauma Acculturation and assimilation Bilingual practice (Arabic/ English).


photo of counselor therapist Nicole Mazen of Seattle WA 98115Progressive Family Services, LLC
Nicole MazenMA, LMFTA, CMHS, EMMHS  
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate
(206) 659-7708
8245 20th Ave NE, Suite #6, Seattle, WA 98115
Niche Specialty©: Couple or Marriage Counselor. I specifically work with couples through the decision of whether or not to have children. I help couples navigate invitro, infertility, surrogacy, fostering and adopting children. In addition, I often work with couples dealing with intimacy issues as well as infidelity. I have found that infertility and infidelity are two extremely difficult challenges that couples face often today, and that these challenges can bring a couple closer together than they have ever been before. I would appreciate the opportunity to work with you if you are dealing with either of these issues.
Location: My office is located in home office on 20th Ave NE off of Lake City Way and NE 85th Street. Office entrance is on the left side of the house, up the ramp.
General Practice Area: I enjoy working with couples and families as well as individuals dealing with various issues. I work with couples as they come together in the early stages of their relationship through their twilight years, often focused on coming back together in retirement. I work with families navigating histories secrets and imbalance, helping them to draw closer together and enrich their relationships. I also work with individuals dealing with anxiety, depression, and life stressors and changes. In my work, I typically draw upon emotionally focused and solution based therapies while utilizing psycho-educational tools to keep my clients well informed and participating in the therapeutic process. It is my effort to help you create clearly defined and attainable goals that we can work toward achieving in a short period of time.
[ Email Nicole Mazen ] [ Go to counselor - therapist website ]


photo of counselor therapist Jennifer Yost of Seattle WA 98115Integrate Healing
Jennifer YostMA, LMHC  
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
(206) 284-2411
Maple Leaf Professional Center, 7812 Lake City Way NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Niche Specialty©: Body-Oriented Psychotherapy. By combining psychotherapy and integrating the body-mind connection, clients gain deeper insight from the subconscious of the body that brings about change on all levels. Clients gain deeper awareness and insight for successful behavior change in more ease, grace, and in half the time then talk therapy alone.
General Practice Area: Reiki Master. I work well with clients who are seeking a holistic approach to address emotional, mental, and spiritual/energetic needs. The body-mind connection is integrated into individual sessions facilitated to your specific issue or life situation. Through counseling and/or Reiki, I work to assist you in finding or re-learning to trust your inner voice to help you more effectively deal with past trauma, or challenging family or social/work situations. I am highly intuitive, assisting you to clear what is blocking you energetically on emotional, mental, physical, and spiritual levels. I will help you to become aware of irrational thoughts or mistaken beliefs in order to stay centered within difficult situations, increase your awareness of the dynamics of family/social/work relationships, and guide you toward making your own empowered decisions. As you tap into your inner wisdom and innate abilities, you will begin to create the kind of life you really want.
[ Email Jennifer Yost ] [ Go to counselor - therapist website ]


photo of counselor therapist Eileen Dey Wurst of Seattle WA 98115The Reiki Training Program, LLC
Eileen Dey Wurst, MA, LMHC 
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
(206) 947-7687
6500 Roosevelt Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98115
Niche Specialty©: Body-Oriented Psychotherapy. I have developed the technique of Insight Reiki, based on Process-oriented psychology, which combines both energy work and mindful counseling into the context of the session. This technique is appropriate for dealing with chronic issues to provide deeper body awareness and the potential for greater insight and resolution.
Location: I have treatment space at East West Bookshop on Tuesdays as well as an office in West Seattle the remainder of the week.
General Practice Area: Licensed mental health counselor and Reiki Master Practitioner: I bill Aetna and First Choice, and Group Health. I work with individual and couples dealing with depression, grief and loss, anxiety, relationship and job transition, PTSD, and addictions. I integrate Reiki, energy healing, into each session which provides a calming and supportive environment for the therapeutic process. I also run a healing arts school, The Reiki Training Program, which is the only state licensed vocational school of Reiki, for clients interested in learning Reiki as a self-help tool.
[ Email Eileen Dey Wurst ] [ Go to counselor - therapist website ]


Harvey LeSureMS, LICSW, GMHS RYT  
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
(206) 795-9378
5519 27th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Niche Specialty©: Transitions (life changes). As we move through different stages of our lives, transitions can feel, confusing, overwhelming, and frightening. Changes in relationships and marriage, our career, parenting, changes in our health, becoming a caregiver, moving, the passing of a loved one, or retirement are some of the challenges most of us certainly will face. They bring tremendous stress, and oftem bring forth consequences and reactions that are unexpected. I like to help people regain a sense of empowerment and an awareness of choices. In this process, we can experience transition as an opportunity for personal transformation.
Location: Just north of University Village, 2 blocks east of 25th Ave (turn right at Kid Valley hamburgers); then turn left onto 27th Ave. Look for a white house on the left side of the street with light blue trim and the magnolia tree in front.
General Practice Area: Times of transition in life can feel overwhelmong. My 35 years of training and experience as a psychotherapist and yoga instructor can help turn transition into transformation. Through a client-centered, empowerment approach people can find new ways to determine their priorities, develop strategies, and find previously unknown or untapped resources within themselves. These turningpoints can also be opportunities for tremendous personal growth in our abilities to take care or ourselves, cope with stress, find and use resources, or improve our relationships. These times can also become the buiding blocks of a new foundation for our self-confidence as we prepare for the nex transion in our lives.
[ Email Harvey LeSure ]


photo of counselor therapist Michael Byrne of Seattle WA 98115-5530Seattle Healing Arts Center
Michael Byrne, ND,  LMHCA
Licensed Mental Health Counselor Associate
(206) 428-2067
6300 - 9th Ave NE, Suite #200, Seattle, WA 98115-5530
Niche Specialty©: Trauma --emotional or physical. Using EMDR and Lifespan Integration, I assist people in working through traumatic memories of past events which are having a negative effect on one in the present. As a naturopathic physician I also utilize nutrition and herbal medicine to support the healing process. This type of an integrative approach is very helpful in treating all of the anxiety disorders, including PTSD, panic disorder and generalized anxiety. Resolving past traumatic events is also useful in addressing the mental and emotional components of chronic illnesses, as stress can effect any system in the body.
Location: Seattle Healing Arts Center is near Greenlake in north Seattle, just off I-5 and not far from Whole Foods.
General Practice Area: I work with adults, couples, children, and adolescents, primarily as a psychotherapist. I address both the mental and physical aspects of health issues, including anxiety, depression, chronic pain, and any chronic illness. I work with people facing serious and terminal illnesses, as well as any chronic complaint that is not seeming to resolve from traditional treatments. Another area of focus for me is on the issues of single parenting and co-parenting. Finally, as a naturopathic physician, I am trained in primary care medicine which focuses on overall wellness. I use the tools of diet, lifestyle habits, botanical medicine, and mind-body techniques. The services I offer are truly holistic. Physical, emotional, mental, spiritual, and social issues all are addressed from multiple levels, depending on your needs and interest.[ Email Michael Byrne ] [ Go to counselor - therapist website ]


photo of counselor therapist Diedre Knowlton of Seattle WA 98105Diedre Knowlton, MSW, LICSW
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
(206) 941-4474
5901 Roosevelt Way, Suite #C, Seattle, WA 98105
General Practice Area: I work with straight and LGBT individuals and families. We delve into relational issues and I assist families who are struggling with many types of problems including changes that occur as children grow and become more independent. There are those who are aging and they have issues that are particular to aging among younger family members. I work with them as well as the families to help with the changes that are a part of the aging process. I also work with individuals and families who have problems concerning pets. This includes human relationship troubles due to a pet in the home, pet illness, injuries, hospice and palliative care and grief due to loss. Prior to private practice my experience includes working in acute care psychiatric settings. I believe in tailoring my therapeutic approach to your specific needs. My approach is informed by a foundation in psychodynamic and systems theory as well as family of origin constructs, cognitive-behavioral principles, psycho-education and mindfulness concepts. [ Email Diedre Knowlton ] [ Go to counselor - therapist website ]


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