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Michelle Chaney

Owner, Psychotherapist Healthy Connections Counseling, LLC

Introduction

Michelle is a License Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) with supervision status in Maryland. Her approach is Humanistic. She utilizes Existential, Emotional Focused, Attachment, Cognitive Behavioral, and Reality Therapies to support personal growth and learning to live life with grace while embracing fear that is accustomed to life’s adversities. Michelle understands as emotional and social beings, we thrive from the secure attachment and emotional connections we have with others. She is aware that sometimes those connections become strained or disconnected and we feel alone and questioning our sense of worth. Michelle can offer a genuinely warm space to assist in developing the ability to build trusting relationship and effective skills to manage and sustain healthy ones. Michelle has advanced training and education in the areas of Chemical Addiction and Mental Health Counseling theories and practices. Areas Of Specialty: Individuals, couples counseling, parenting, adolescents and at risk-youth. As a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP) Michelle can assist those with PTSD and acute stress. As a Certified Chemical Addiction Counselor (CAC-AD) she can assist those struggling with substance misuse and abuse. As a Certified Greif Counseling Specialist (CGCS) she can assist those who have experienced life changing losses or losses that disrupt daily routines and relationships. In addition, she can address mood disorders such as depression, anxiety, dual diagnosis, and personality disorders. Other areas of practice include survivors of intimate partner violence (domestic violence), and anger management.

GENDER Female
RACE & ETHNICITY Black/African American

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Times in
Monday

Highlights

  • Accepting new clients
  • Available on nights & weekends
  • In-person appointments
  • In-person & telehealth appointments
  • Accepts online payments and insurance

Licenses

  • LPC-S #LC8330
  • CAC-AD #AC1819

Services

Specialties

  • Abuse Survivors
  • Addiction
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma

Focus areas

  • Borderline Personality
  • Couples Counseling
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Grief
  • HIV/AIDS

Treatment approaches

  • Attachment-Based
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Grief Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Trauma Focused

Appointment types

Individuals
Couples

Population focus

Age groups

  • Young Adults18-24
  • Adults24+

Languages

  • English

Fees & Insurance

Fees

  • call for more information $0

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Cigna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • United Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

Locations

Healthy Connections Counseling LLC
Healthy Connections Counseling LLC
11810 Grand Park Ave #500
Potomac, MD 20852-8679
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Frequently asked questions

Is Michelle Chaney accepting new clients and do they offer online appointment requests? Michelle Chaney is currently accepting new clients and can be booked on the Monarch website. Michelle Chaney also offers a free consultation.
Does Michelle Chaney offer telehealth appointments? Michelle Chaney does offer telehealth appointments. You can request to book a telehealth appointment with them on their Monarch profile.
What areas does Michelle Chaney specialize in? Michelle Chaney specializes in the following areas: Depression, Trauma, Abuse Survivors, Addiction, Anxiety, Borderline Personality, Couples Counseling, Dual Diagnosis, HIV/AIDS, and Grief.

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