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Kimberly Embe-Mamong(She/Her/Hers)

(She/Her/Hers)
Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW
Virginia
Adolescent mental health- Anxiety - Depression- LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics- Life transitions-College & graduate student mental health-

Many health insurance plans reimburse 50-80% of session fees with out-of-network therapists. Learn if your plan qualifies.

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Professional statement

Kimberly attained a Bachelor of Social Work with a minor in Anthropology from James Madison University and completed her Master of Social Work at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2022. Kimberly has several years of therapeutic experience as a therapist providing support to adolescents, queer youth, college students and adults.

She is wholeheartedly dedicated to providing support to individuals of every age and gender as they navigate the obstacles of life. Whether you're facing challenges like bullying, depression, anxiety, self-esteem issues, transitioning to college, or marital discord. Her goal is to cultivate an environment where you can freely explore your identity, navigate life's transitions, and address challenges that are unique to your journey. Whether it's coping with career changes, navigating relationship issues, or balancing various roles, she can offer guidance and unwavering support.


Message to clients

Whether it's your first time seeking treatment or not, I understand how daunting it can be to open up to someone new. That's why I firmly believe in the significance of fostering genuine therapeutic connections. My approach to practice revolves around embracing a holistic and collaborative method that prioritizes compassion, transparency, and openness.

As you embark on this journey towards healing and growth, I want to extend a warm welcome and offer you a message of hope. It takes courage to seek support, and I admire your decision to prioritize your well-being.

Remember, you are not alone on this path. Together, we will navigate the challenges you're facing and work towards a brighter tomorrow. Each step you take, no matter how small, is a step forward towards a more fulfilling life.

In our sessions, you'll find a safe and non-judgmental space where you can explore your thoughts, feelings, and experiences freely. We'll work collaboratively to uncover insights, develop coping strategies, and cultivate a deeper understanding of yourself.

Above all, remember that there is hope. Even in the darkest moments, there are rays of light waiting to illuminate your path. Together, we will journey towards healing, growth, and a renewed sense of purpose.


Work and Education

Years of Experience: 5 years

Henrico Area Mental Health & Development Services, Mental Health Clinician
Domestic/Sexual Violence Victim Advocate, Counselor
VCU School of Social Work, Youth Leadership Coordinator

Virginia Commonwealth University, Master of Social Work, 2022
James Madison University, Bachelor of Social Work, minor Anthropology, 2021

Licensure

Virginia: 0906012585

Supervisor: Shaakira Simmonds(LCSW 0904008864)


Languages

English

Specialties

Adolescent mental health - Working with adolescents, teenagers, and parents on social, academic, and/or emotional challenges throughout teenage years; addressing anxiety, family conflicts, peer relationships, school stress, transition to college, social media pressures, self-esteem, hopelessness about the future, emotional disregulation

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

LGBTQIA, gender, & sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges

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

College & graduate student mental health - Specialized strategies for common issues of young adulthood, including school and career stressors, support around healthy relationships, existential concerns, drug or alcohol issues, eating disorders, and anxiety and/or depression.




Clientele

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

Locations & Hours


Insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Evernorth

Out-of-pocket fees

Get reimbursed for sessions with Kimberly Embe-Mamong

Many health insurance plans reimburse 50-80% of session fees with out-of-network therapists. Learn if your health insurance plan qualifies.

  • Individual sessions:$150 (53min)
  • Sliding scale:$100 - $150

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
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Every other week

Book a Free Initial Consultation

The practice will call you for a free 10min phone call to discuss your needs and ensure a match!

This provider has no upcoming call times available.