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Abigail Osei-Tutu(She/Her/Hers)

(She/Her/Hers)
Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, LICSW
Washington DCMaryland
Anxiety - Depression- Existential crisis & challenges- Life transitions- Relationship issues- Trauma-

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Professional statement

Hello there! Are you seeking a sanctuary where your thoughts, feelings, and experiences can be shared openly and without judgment? Look no further, for I am here to offer you just that.

As a Licensed Independent Clinician, I specialize in working with adults of all ages, backgrounds, and orientations. My mission? Creating a confidential and nonjudgmental environment where you are free to explore and process your inner world at your own pace.

You can expect a warm and authentic connection with me, as I believe in blending understanding with gentle encouragement for your personal growth journey. Through a direct yet compassionate approach, I aim to empower you to navigate life's challenges with confidence and resilience.

In addition to offering support for common issues like depression, anxiety, and life transitions, I bring a unique perspective to my practice. I have a wealth of experience in providing emotional solace to individuals battling severe and chronic illnesses. If you or a loved one is facing such challenges, know that you are not alone, and I am here to walk alongside you every step of the way.

My preferred clients? Young adults and adults who are navigating the complexities of mental health, life changes, or chronic conditions. If you resonate with seeking mental peace, embracing personal growth, and embarking on a journey of self-discovery, I invite you to take that courageous step forward. When you are ready to prioritize your well-being, remember that a listening ear and a helping hand await you here.

Your mental well-being matters, and I am honored to support you on your path to healing and self-discovery. Together, let's embark on a transformative journey towards a brighter tomorrow.


Message to clients

I hope this message finds you well and filled with moments of peace and clarity. In our journey together, it has been an honor and a privilege to witness your strength, resilience, and growth.

Each of you brings a unique story, a distinct set of experiences, and a beautiful spirit that brightens our sessions. Your willingness to explore, process, and evolve inspires me every day. I am grateful for the trust you place in me as we navigate the intricacies of your path towards healing and self-discovery.

As we continue to collaborate, please remember that you are not alone in your struggles, triumphs, or moments of uncertainty. In this safe and nonjudgmental space that we have cultivated together, know that your thoughts and emotions are honored, validated, and respected.

I commend your dedication to investing in your mental well-being and personal growth. Your commitment to this transformative journey speaks volumes about your courage and commitment to creating a brighter, more fulfilling future for yourself.

Remember, amidst the challenges and victories, I am here as your ally, your confidante, and your guide. Together, we will navigate the ebbs and flows of life, nurturing your inner strength and embracing the beauty of your unique journey.

Thank you for entrusting me with your story and your growth. It is a privilege to walk this path alongside you, supporting you as you flourish into the best version of yourself.


Work and Education

Years of Experience: 9 years

Uplift, Therapist

Temple University, Masters of Social Work, 2016

Licensure

Maryland: 31234 - Washington DC: LC200001363

Languages

English

Specialties

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

Existential crisis & challenges - Supportive exploration of meaning and purpose in one’s life; finding one’s path in the face of existential anxiety, dread, and feelings of meaninglessness

Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress

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

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




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Young adults (18-24)
  • Loveland Therapy Fund Clients

Locations & Hours


Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • American University Student Health Insurance (CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • George Washington University Student Health Insurance (Aetna)
  • Georgetown University Student Health Insurance (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Howard University Student Health Insurance (UnitedHealthcare)
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$150 (53min)

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