Call Us At (646) 780-8278
All Days 9:00 to 5:00
116 West 23rd Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY 10011
Pamela Blackwell, Psychotherapist
Mrs. Pamela Blackwell
Psychotherapist, Psychology Associate, LMSW

Verified by Therapy For Black Men
301-468-4849
Primary Location
5914 Hubbard Dr
Rockville, Maryland
United States
20852

Accepting new clients?: Yes
Remote therapy available?: Yes
Can prescribe medication?: No

Qualifications
Last school: George Washington University, Master of Psychology, 2020
License(s): 25907-Maryland
Years in practice: 4

Fees
Cost per session: $185 to $210
Average cost per session: $185
Sliding scale pricing?: Yes
Free initial phone consultation?: Yes
Free initial face to face consultation?: No
Payment methods accepted:
  • ACH Bank Transfer
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Health Savings Account
  • Mastercard
  • Visa


Insurance types accepted:
  • Out-of-network (Does not accept any health insurance)


Insurance Note: Out of Network

Malpractice Carrier: NASW Expires (MM/YY): 10/2021

Modality:
  • Individuals
  • Couples


Age specialty:
  • Adolescents and Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)


Faith Orientation: I offer special insight to clients of the Any faith.

Communities I am allied with or for which I have experience supporting clients:
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • NBA
  • NFL
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Professional Athletes
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Transgender Allied


I offer special insights for client's of the following ethnicity:
  • Asian
  • Black
  • First Nations
  • Hispanic and Latino
  • Other Racial or Ethnic Background
  • Pacific Islander


Languages spoken:
  • English

My goal is to assist clients with their desire to change, heal and grow. I typically work with adults with a variety of concerns including anxiety, depression, PTSD, developmental/ attachment trauma, self-esteem, body image, and phase of life problems. I also have interest in working with individuals with reproductive challenges (infertility, pregnancy loss, and post-partum issues), new parent adjustment, couples counseling, and severe mental illness. In addition to psychotherapy and consultation, I offer full comprehensive assessments for a better understanding of your cognitive, social and emotional functioning.

I utilize a client-centered approach, and offer multiple therapeutic techniques that meet the unique needs of each client. It's essential for me to both understand and attend to culture and the intersectionality of cultural identities among the clients I provide services, including, but not limited to race/ethnicity, sexual orientation, (dis)ability, + SES.

In the first session, I “decolonize” the therapeutic process by emphasizing a collaborative approach. In addition to expressing empathy and validation of experience, I inform clients that they have autonomy over the therapeutic space, and I empower them to provide feedback, emphasizing the therapeutic alliance as the ultimate instrument of change.

Issues:
  • Anxiety
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning) Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
Treatment orientation:
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • EMDR
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Integrative
  • Interpersonal
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychodynamic
  • Psychological Testing and Evaluation
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy


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