Vanessa  Patton-scott

Vanessa Patton-scott


Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC Clinical Counselor in Mental Health, CCMH Psychotherapist, Ed.D. Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Maryland Accepting Online
Updated January 24, 2024

Specialties & Expertise

  • Women's issues
  • Spirituality & religion
  • Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health

Professional statement

Dr. Patton-Scott has over 15 years of clinical experience working with individuals and groups in a variety of settings including hospitals, clinics, agencies, schools, and private homes. Her clinical experience has focused on women's issues, trauma, depression, anxiety, and life transitions.

Message to clients

Are you dealing with internal and external challenges that affect your emotional, psychological, and spiritual well-being? Is it difficult to experience peace and happiness due to stress, anxiety, and trauma?

As a Christian counselor, I offer a unique and comprehensive approach that goes beyond traditional therapeutic methods. By incorporating spirituality into the therapeutic process, we embark on a journey of self-discovery and growth that honors our individual beliefs and values. I believe in the mind, body, and spirit; therefore, we explore how your thoughts, emotions, and spiritual beliefs impact your overall well-being, guiding you toward greater harmony and balance. My theoretical approach includes cognitive behavioral therapy and spiritually integrated psychotherapy.

You deserve a safe space for healing and transformation. In our sessions together, I will meet you with compassion and evidenced-based techniques to navigate the depths of your being and unlock the potential for profound growth and healing.

Whether you seek relief from anxiety, depression, trauma, or a longing for spiritual connection and purpose, I am here to support you on your path to healing and self-discovery.


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

Spirituality & religion - Exploring beliefs and practices related to meaning, existence, and spiritual health and healing; enjoying a deeper felt connection with the spiritual dimension of one's life

Pregnancy, perinatal, postpartum mental health - Addressing issues specific to women and families during the pregnancy and postpartum period, including postpartum depression and anxiety


  • Adults (24+)
  • Parents
  • Young adults (18-24)


  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • United Healthcare

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $150 (60min)


Online Sessions (Maryland)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 7AM-12PM
  • Tue 7AM-12PM
  • Wed 7AM-12PM
  • Thu 7AM-12PM
  • Fri Closed
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 17 years

Argosy University , EdD. Counseling Education and Supervision , 2016
University of Central Florida, M.A. Clinical Mental Health , 2007
University of Central Florida, Marriage and Family Counseling Certification , 2007
University of florida , B.S. Psychology , 2003


Maryland: LC6133