Morina Counseling

A better life starts today

Accepting new clients for morning, afternoon, & daytime appointments in Seattle practice (updated April 16, 2020)

Offers Online Sessions

Morina Counseling is a client-focused practice in the Maple Leaf neighborhood of Seattle. They offer individual, couples, and family therapy sessions to help improve their clients' lives and relationships. They see children, teens, parents, and adults across the lifespan.

The clinicians at Morina Counseling take an individualized approach and understand that therapy looks different for everyone. They develop a treatment plan that takes each client's goals and needs into consideration.

Phillip  Morina
Phillip Morina

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT

Donna  Allen
Donna Allen

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT


+ What services does Morina Counseling offer?

The therapists at Morina Counseling specialize in the following areas:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Couples counseling
  • Parenting
  • Anger management
  • Grief & loss
  • Family therapy
  • Trauma
  • Burn out
  • Communication
  • Self-esteem

The team is dedicated to helping clients recognize their negative thought patterns and make behavioral changes. They draw from a range of evidence-based treatment modalities, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and mindfulness practices to equip clients with daily coping skills while fostering greater self-awareness and reflection.

+ What makes Morina Counseling special?

Finding the right therapist is important. Therapists at Morina Counseling offer different therapeutic backgrounds and specialties so you can find the therapist that is the perfect fit for you.

The therapists at Morina Counseling are passionate about the work they do and believe that everyone has the power to take control of their life. They offer a safe, nonjudgmental space for you to share your inner-most thoughts to navigate the challenges you are facing.

+ How does payment work at Morina Counseling?

Morina Counseling is in-network with the following insurances:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Choice Health
  • Kaiser Permanente PPO
  • LifeWise
  • Optum
  • Premera
  • Regence
  • United Behavioral Health

For clients with other insurances, private pay rates are $150 for the initial intake session and $125 for all follow-up sessions. For your convenience, the team at Morina Counseling will submit all claims to your insurance company directly.


Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

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

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

Anger management - Addressing sudden outbursts of anger or sustained resentment; developing healthy anger expression and outlets

Grief & loss - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse

Burn out - Coping with symptoms of career burn out; finding work-life balance; restoring satisfaction and peace

Communication - Increasing interpersonal efficacy in individuals, couples, and families

Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect

General expertise

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $125 (50min)
  • Initial session: $150 (50min)


Remote video therapy sessions offered? Yes

Seattle practice

9221 Roosevelt Way Northeast

Seattle, WA 98115

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