Colette Brooks, Therapist in Stafford, Virginia — Zencare
Colette  Brooks
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Colette Brooks

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC National Certified Counselor, NCC
Virginia Not Accepting Online
Stafford Not Accepting In-person

Face Masks are required in the common areas of the office including the lobby. Please do not enter our facility if you have been exposed to Covid in the past 14 days.

This therapist is currently not accepting new clients. Find available Virginia therapists on Zencare.

Updated October 3, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Trauma
  • Women's issues

Professional statement

Dr. Colette "Lettie" Brooks is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Coach located in Stafford, VA. Dr. Lettie specializes in providing motivated adult clients with trauma histories the support, comfort, and security they need to heal. Many of Dr. Lettie's clients feel stuck in their lives, whether that’s because of panic attacks, depressive episodes, relationship conflicts, or emotional fatigue. Dr. Lettie helps clients reconnect with their authentic selves and move past the painful feelings that hold them back.

Dr. Lettie is trauma informed and certified in offering Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy. In EMDR therapy, clients tap into their brain’s memory processes to reconsolidate traumatic memories. It allows the brain to resolve unprocessed traumatic memories and resume the natural healing process. Dr. Lettie facilitates this treatment with a trauma-informed approach and pays particular attention to making sure that all clients are comfortable in session. Dr. Lettie also helps clients identify negative patterns in their lives and replace those habits with healthier alternatives.

Dr. Lettie holds a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision as well as two Master’s degree, one from The George Washington University in Education and Human Developent and the second from the University of the Cumberlands in Clinical Mental Health Counseling . Dr. Lettie is passionate about helping clients take control over their life’s narrative and making intentional choices for a healthier, happier life.

Dr. Lettie also works with Pre-Licensed professionals who are under supervision. Under the supervision of Dr. Lettie, these skilled therapists work with clients starting at the age of 7.


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

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past

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

Women's issues - Therapy tailored to common concerns among women; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges, stressors, and questions around identity as a woman




Clientele

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

Insurance

Colette Brooks 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: $130 (45min)
  • Initial session: $165 (60min)
  • Couples sessions: $145 (50min)
  • Group sessions: $45 (50min)
  • Family sessions: $200 (60min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
  • Courtesy billing
  • Direct billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card

Location(s)

Online Sessions (Virginia)
Not accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Stafford practice
385 Garrisonville Road , Suite 116, Stafford, Virginia 22554
Not accepting new clients in-person
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9-7
  • Tue 10-5
  • Wed 10-7
  • Thu 10-7
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 12 years


Univesity of the Cumberlands, PhD Counselor Education and Supervision , 2022
University of the Cumberlands, MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling, 2018
George Washington University, MA Education and Human Development, 2010
Regis University , BS Business Administration, 1999


Licensure

Virginia: 0701009412


Languages

English