Terry Basolo is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor with an office in Downtown Seattle, specializing in Men’s Issues with self-esteem, loneliness, depression, anxiety, relationships, emotional fluency, and life transitions. Terry works to provide culturally-sensitive care and his practice is affirming of varying sexual orientations, people of color and individuals with marginalized identities.
Having worked in a variety of settings, including Houseless and Low Income/No Income Outpatient Substance Use Counseling and LGBTQ Community Mental Health Counseling in Downtown Seattle, Rural Idaho Counseling and Private Practice in Palm Springs and Seattle, Terry has a unique understanding of a broad spectrum of pathways clients experience in human development, relational patterns, and larger social structures. His insight-oriented approach helps clients to better understand how they see themselves, their roles within relationships, and how the world looks upon them.
Terry sees an eclectic mix of adolescents from age 15 on up to men of all ages. He strives to develop a strong therapeutic relationship with each individual and explore difficult thoughts and feelings in a warm open environment. Terry is contemplative and desirous of helping clients find improved ways of flourishing. His office is conveniently located near the Westlake Station.
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, and sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges
Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect
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
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:
Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
WASHINGTON CLIENTS: Terry currently only accepting new Kaiser HMO/PPO insurance clients 'in-network', but can submit claims for other insurances on your behalf that are 'out-of-network'.
CALIFORNIA CLIENTS: 'Out-of-network' only but may be able to submit claims on your behalf. I can NOT see Kaiser clients in-network in California.
Years of Experience: 9 years
Terry Basolo & Associates Psychotherapy, PLLC, Owner, 2015 - Present
Sensorimotor Psychology Institute, Level I, 2020
Lewis & Clark College, MA Counseling Psychology, 2015
University of Washington, MA Public Affairs (MPA), 2009
Portland State University, BA Political Science, 2006