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Evergreen Child & Family TherapyGroup practice

Group practice
North CarolinaDelawareMaryland
Child mental health- Couples counseling-Family issues-Parenting- Relationship issues-Emotion regulation-

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Practice Information

Dr. Lauren Messina and Ms. Jessica Brenneman Hardaway are clinicians at Evergreen Child & Family Therapy. We are a full service psychotherapy practice focused on helping busy families build connection and resilience. Jessica and Lauren are both clinical Couple and Family Therapists in the state of Maryland. Additionally, Jessica is licensed in Delaware and North Carolina. We provide virtual therapy services to adults, families, and children. We specialize in improving relationship health, building strong families, breaking intergenerational patterns, and supporting parents and caregivers. We also work with children and teens to build social and emotional skills.

Jessica has extensive experience working with children who have intense behaviors, anxiety disorders, parenting troubles, and trauma.

Lauren has extensive experience working with parents and individuals looking to improve their relationships. She also enjoys working with children and teens with a family-centric focus. Lauren is a Diplomate of the American College of Lifestyle Medicine and brings this expertise to improve whole person mental health.


What services does your practice offer?

We offer individual, couples, and family therapy sessions. All sessions are virtual, using a HIPPA compliant platform.

Why should I choose your practice?

At Evergreen Child & Family Therapy, we value genuine, empathetic connections with our clients. We leverage this rapport to create a supportive, warm environment were we can discuss challenges and expand upon strengths. We prioritize the most important relationships in your life - those of you have with your loved ones. Improving these relationships and breaking intergenerational patterns of poor family dynamics is the gateway to deeper connections and improved health and wellbeing.

How does payment work at your practice?

Evergreen Child & Family Therapy does not accept insurance. We are happy to offer receipts for session which can be submitted to your insurance for some reimbursement of the out of pocket cost. Our sessions range from $150-$235 based on the length of session and provider. We also have a limited number of sliding scale appointments available.

What are your practice's specialties?

We specialize in helping children and families improve their quality of life. Through individual psychotherapy, family therapy, and health coaching we partner with you to help meet your goals and experience the joy of connection.

Head of Practice's Licensure

Maryland: LCM513 - Delaware: FT-0010103 - North Carolina: 2080




Child mental health - Specialized strategies for common childhood disorders including attention issues, attachment problems, behavioral disorders, learning disorders, autism spectrum diagnoses, and feeding or elimination issues.

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress

Parenting - Helping parents develop and implement strategies to address challenges that arise throughout childrearing; managing stress and increasing support

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Emotion regulation - Learning how to effectively manage the ups and downs of intense emotions; developing coping skills to use in a variety of settings to calm oneself and to give an appropriate amount of space to emotions


  • Adults (24+)
  • Children (<12)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Locations & Hours


Evergreen Child & Family Therapy is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$235 (55min)

Additional session information

Therapist's note

Our sessions range in price from $150 to $235 depending on the provider and length of session. Please contact us for more details.