Whitney  Dixon

Whitney Dixon

Clinical Counselor in Mental Health, CCMH Practice: Online Virtual Counselors
New Jersey, New York, Virginia, Maryland, Florida, California, District Of Columbia, Washington, Colorado, Connecticut, Massachusetts Accepting Online

Availability is from 8am to 9pm, Sunday through Saturday.

Updated May 6, 2021

Specialties & Expertise

  • Anxiety
  • Adjustment difficulties & disorders
  • Couples counseling
  • Depression
  • Family issues

Professional statement

Whitney Dixon is a Provisionally Certified Mental Health Therapist. Whitney specializes in helping clients who are dealing with depression, anxiety, and adjustment disorders. Whitney also enjoys working with couples and families who are dealing with difficulties with communication and other factors that may be negatively affecting those relationships.

Whitney offers a safe and nonjudgmental space for her clients to further explore the complexities of themselves and their relationships. Whitney utilizes Motivational Interviewing, Person- Centered Therapy, and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.

Whitney has a bachelor's degree in English and a Master's of Science degree in Mental Health Counseling. Whitney is currently working towards her licensure. Whitney has over 5 years experience working with individuals with a wide range of mental illnesses, within the age range of 6-70. Whitney has experience working in community behavioral health and inpatient treatment settings. Whitney is fully available for telehealth services.


Message to clients

I find that being able to come to therapy as you are, where you are and who you are is truly the foundation of your journey, of healing. I offer a nonjudgmental space, where empathy and compassion is given effortlessly. I encourage my clients to be truthful and accountable with themselves, in order to reach their full potential. I believe that we all deserve to be proud of the person that we are and live a life that is full of happiness and purpose.


Specialties

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Adjustment difficulties & disorders - Support around adapting to new and/or challenging life circumstances; skill-building for improved stress management and reduction of anxiety.

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Parents
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • United Healthcare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan
  • Boston College Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO)
  • Lesley University Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO)
  • Northeastern University Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO)
  • New School Student Insurance (United Healthcare Student Resources)

Whitney Dixon is accepting clients using listed insurances, paying listed fees, or using health insurance out-of-network benefits other than:

  • NYU Student Health Insurance (Wellfleet / Cigna PPO)
  • FIT Student Health Insurance (United Healthcare)
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance
  • Berklee College of Music Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO)
  • Harvard Student Health Insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO)
  • MIT Student and Affiliate Extended Insurance Plan (Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO)
  • Columbia University Student Health Insurance Plan (Aetna)


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Ongoing sessions: $175 (50min)
  • Sliding scale: $130 - $175
  • Initial session: $200 (60min)
  • Couples sessions: $225 (60min)
  • Group sessions: $75 (60min)
  • Family sessions: $225 (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
  • Direct billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Venmo
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly

Location(s)

Online Sessions (New Jersey)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sun 8:00am-9:00pm

Online Sessions (New York)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sun 8:00am-9:00pm

Online Sessions (Virginia)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sun 8:00am-9:00pm

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 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sun 8:00am-9:00pm

Online Sessions (Florida)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sun 8:00am-9:00pm

Online Sessions (California)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sun 8:00am-9:00pm

Online Sessions (Washington DC)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sun 8:00am-9:00pm

Online Sessions (Washington)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 6:00am-7:00pm
  • Tue 6:00am-7:00pm
  • Wed 6:00am-7:00pm
  • Thu 6:00am-7:00pm
  • Fri 6:00am-7:00pm
  • Sat 6:00am-7:00pm
  • Sun 6:00am-7:00pm

Online Sessions (Colorado)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sun 8:00am-9:00pm

Online Sessions (Connecticut)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sun 8:00am-9:00pm

Online Sessions (Massachusetts)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Tue 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Wed 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Thu 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Fri 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sat 8:00am-9:00pm
  • Sun 8:00am-9:00pm

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 5 years

Mississippi Behavioral Health Services , Mental Health Therapist , 2017 - 2021
University of Mississippi Medical Center, Psychiatric technician , 2016 - 2017
Region 8 Behavioral Health Services, Mental Health Therapist , 2016 - 2017
Mississippi Children's Home Services, Day Treatment Specialist/Graduate intern, 2013 - 2016

Mississippi College, MS in Mental Health Counseling , 2016
Tougaloo College, BA in English, 2011


Licensure

Mississippi: 0000


Languages

English