Angela Keeley, LGSW
I am a LGSW in Washington, DC who takes a genuine, open, and non-judgemental therapeutic approach. I received a Bachelor of Social Work from the University of Montana, and then a Master of Social Work from Metropolitan State University of Denver. My practicum experience has been both in a mental health center, as well as at a government agency. I have experience in a private mental health setting, residential treatment, and in family-based services.
I have worked with diverse populations undergoing crises. I have an extensive background in sexual assault work as well as with high conflict couples, interpersonal and intimacy issues, familial discord, parenting difficulties, and substance related concerns. I employ a solution focused/strengths based, psychodynamic, and logotherapeutic approach. I believe in the connection of the mind and the body, and in always striving for a greater wellbeing.
I aim to connect with people on a respectful, supportive, and honest level. I believe therapy is a valuable tool, and you can get out of it as much as you put into it. I support people in all stages of their journey, and welcome the opportunity to empower and work towards personal growth and awareness with you.
Dr. Akosoa McFadgion
Dr. Akosoa McFadgion, PhD, LGSW is a licensed master social worker and research psychologist. With over 20 years’ experience, she has conducted research that examined child sexual abuse prevention, the intersection of HIV, Substance Abuse, and Domestic violence, and the prevalence of traumatic brain injuries among survivors of intimate partner violence. She continues to conduct research and training in healthy relationships, trauma, domestic violence, family violence, and how these factors influence the health of women and girls. She is also particularly effective in engaging communities to promote health and wellness for individuals, families, and social service organizations. Under the supervision of Wendy Alias, Licensed Independent Social Worker, Dr. McFadgion provides therapy framed with a trauma-informed and African-Centered approach and guided by her Christian beliefs. Her focus is supporting, women, girls, and men who are survivors of relationship violence, sexual assault, and recovering from childhood trauma.
Christian Howard, MA, CCMHC, MCC, LPC
I am a licensed professional counselor with certifications as a national board certified counselor and certified clinical mental health counselor. I am a transplant form San Bernardino, California with roots in Los Angeles. I spent my undergraduate years at The Illustrious Clark Atlanta University where I studied Psychology. I later found received a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling in 2015 (LPC track) from Argosy University with an emphasis on marriage family therapy, which led to her to be inducted into the Chi Sigma Iota Honor Society. I am currently a PhD Candidate at The Chicago Professional School of Psychology studying International Psychology. I served in the Army reserves as a Non Commissioned Civil Affairs officer for 8 years.
I’ve worked with a variety of populations including but not limited to the LGBTQIAGNC community, minorities, those who are experiencing homelessness, individuals and families who’ve experienced trauma and transitions, and underserved children and adults. I also enjoy working with couples and divorcees. Some modalities I use are person center approach, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Trauma Informed Care and other evidence based practices. I like to think of myself as being eclectic and utilizing tools in my tool box to give individuals and families the appropriate coping mechanism to navigate life and their stressors.
Abigail Middleton, LICSW
As a licensed independent clinical social worker (LICSW), I look forward to finding creative ways to address whatever brings you through the door. A DMV resident for more than 10 years, I completed my Master of Social Work degree at Boston College, and undergraduate degree at James Madison University. My work experience includes inpatient, community-based, school, and outpatient settings.
I’ve worked with a variety of populations including adults, elderly, and children, and presenting issues including depression, bipolar disorder, severe mental illness, and trauma. I specialize in relational conflict, anxiety, depression, adjustment to illness, grief/bereavement, and trauma recovery. I offer evidence-based treatment, specifically tailored to each client’s needs, including modalities of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Family Systems focus, Mindfulness, and breath work.
My passion is to walk with clients as they reach personal goals of self actualization and healing. I believe each individual has the power to change, and it is my privilege to work through life’s challenges together with you. Using consistent and compassionate therapy, focused on your needs for growth and healing, I look forward to what we can accomplish together.
JENNA WEINTRAUB, LICSW
I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) practicing in Washington, DC. I received my Master’s in Social Work from the University of Michigan. I completed my clinical internship at Michigan Medicine’s Outpatient Psychiatry Clinic, where I received advanced training in individual and group therapy. I received my Bachelor’s in Psychology from the University of Michigan.
I work with the young adult and adult population on a wide range of issues including depression, anxiety, relationship issues, body image/self-esteem, trauma and grief. I also have extensive experience with substance use and addiction. I utilize techniques of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Mindfulness and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.
My approach to therapy is empathetic and understanding. Within the therapeutic relationship, we create a safe, collaborative atmosphere for you to gain greater insight into yourself and the issues you are facing. I provide evidence-based treatment that focuses on clients achieving their individual treatment goals. In therapy, we will work together to find the approach that best works for you, to empower continued growth and fulfillment.
Shenice Bostic, LPC
I am a National Certified Counselor, a Licensed Professional Counselor in Washington, DC and a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in the state of Maryland. I have nearly 20 years of counseling experience treating adolescents and teenagers dealing with school issues, behaviors problems, depression, anxiety, social skills, self-identity and low self-esteem. I have 10 years of experience in providing counseling to college students dealing with college issues, career choices, transition to adulthood, anxiety, depression, and concerns relating to their future. I enjoy working with young adults that are struggling with major life transitions and may be exhibiting failure to launch syndrome. I also work with individuals that may be having a difficult time dealing with grief/loss or need someone to listen to their story in a nonjudgmental way.
I take an integrative approach to therapy to honor the uniqueness of the client. I believe in being practical and showing compassion. Above all, I am committed to providing a warm, safe and nurturing environment.