Zephaniah Mukendi, Therapist in Washington DC — Zencare
Zephaniah  Mukendi
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Zephaniah Mukendi

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, LICSW
Washington DC, Tennessee Accepting Online
Updated August 10, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Adjustment difficulties & disorders
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Caregiver stress & support
  • Career counseling
  • Relationship issues

Professional statement

Zephy’s Social Work Services is a therapy practice located in Washington, DC. At Zephy’s Social Work Services, clients learn how to cope with the heavy impacts of stress, burnout, fatigue, grief, and life changes. Many of the clients that receive therapy at Zephy’s Social Work Services feel overwhelmed by their sadness, anxiety, rumination, loneliness, frustration, and more. Through therapy, they process through these difficult emotions and find joy in their lives.

Zephy’s Social Work Services offers therapeutic services including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Christian Counseling. Clients will gain an awareness of their thought patterns, including harmful cognitive distortions. By changing these thought patterns, clients change their reactions, mood, and behaviors towards a healthier balance. For clients who are Christian, a Christian or biblical lens is applied to their mental health journeys for a deeper, more relatable experience.

Zephy’s Social Work Services treats clients of all backgrounds, identities, and cultures. The therapeutic atmosphere is warm, inviting, compassionate, and nonjudgmental. Clients leave therapy sessions feeling more connected to themselves and those around them. They also leave feeling like they have the tools they need to take care of themselves and their mental health.


Message to clients

Zephy’s Social Work Services is a therapy practice located in Washington, DC. At Zephy’s Social Work Services, clients learn how to cope with the heavy impacts of stress, burnout, fatigue, grief, and life changes. Many of the clients that receive therapy at Zephy’s Social Work Services feel overwhelmed by their sadness, anxiety, rumination, loneliness, frustration, and more. Through therapy, they process through these difficult emotions and find joy in their lives.

Zephy’s Social Work Services offers therapeutic services including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Christian Counseling. Clients will gain an awareness of their thought patterns, including harmful cognitive distortions. By changing these thought patterns, clients change their reactions, mood, and behaviors towards a healthier balance. For clients who are Christian, a Christian or biblical lens is applied to their mental health journeys for a deeper, more relatable experience.

Zephy’s Social Work Services treats clients of all backgrounds, identities, and cultures. The therapeutic atmosphere is warm, inviting, compassionate, and nonjudgmental. Clients leave therapy sessions feeling more connected to themselves and those around them. They also leave feeling like they have the tools they need to take care of themselves and their mental health.


Specialties

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

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

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

Caregiver stress & support - Coping with anxiety, stress, fatigue, and burnout related to caring for a loved one; balancing the needs of others with one's own needs and health

Career counseling - Support around personal and professional growth; clarifying career goals and implementing steps toward building a fulfilling career and meaningful work-life balance

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Young adults (18-24)
  • Loveland Therapy Fund Clients

Insurance

Zephaniah Mukendi 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 (50min)
  • Initial session: $150 (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
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

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

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Every other month
  • Multiple times a week
  • As needed

Location(s)

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 9am-5pm
  • Tue 9am-8pm
  • Wed 8am-6pm
  • Thu 9am-8pm
  • Fri 8am-3pm
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Online Sessions (Tennessee)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon 9am-6pm
  • Tue 9am-8pm
  • Wed 9am-6pm
  • Thu 9am-8pm
  • Fri 9am-3pm
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Haley Mind Services, Psychotherapist, 2017 - 2021

Howard University, MSW, 2005


Licensure

Washington DC: LC50080669

Tennessee: 7069


Languages

English