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Christine Courtney, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) based in Fairfax, VA, is the founder of Everyday Life Counseling, where she provides therapy services to individuals 18+, and couples. With well over a decade of experience, Christine is a neurodivergent affirming therapist who specializes in addressing anxiety, relationship issues, and trauma. Christine has a particular focus on working with fellow therapists, along with veterans, military service members, and their families.
A significant aspect of Christine's work involves helping clients navigate relationship challenges stemming from attachment-related issues, family dynamics, or past traumatic experiences. In her therapy sessions, Christine employs an attachment-focused approach, guiding clients to explore how their past experiences and relationships impact the current relationships and stressors. Christine utilizes her versatile training and professional experience to create an individualized experience for each of her clients. In her work with couples, Christine uses Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT) for Couples, an attachment-based therapy modality that fosters vulnerability and emotional connection between partners.
Christine received her Bachelor’s in Psychology from Elmira College, NY and her Master’s in Social Work from Syracuse University. She offers in-person therapy sessions to clients in her home state of Virginia, as well as convenient teletherapy sessions, as well as to clients in DC and the state of Tennessee.
ADHD - Skill-building and support around organizational challenges, distracted attention, procrastination; building and maintaining healthy routines and structure
Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love
Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) - Recovering from the impact of long-term, repeated traumatic events, such as emotional abuse and neglect
Christine Courtney is not in-network with any insurances.
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