Cassandra Edwards is a Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor at Washington Nutrition Counseling Group. She has worked with various populations inclusive of adolescents, adults, and older adults, providing services to those who have depression, anxiety, anger issues, substance use, family and marital concerns, trauma, and other pervasive mental health conditions. Just the same, Ms. Edwards is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional who provides trauma-informed therapy, and has a history with working with eating disorders, understanding the need for control, acceptance, and balance in one’s life.
Ms. Edwards’ approach to therapy is holistic, person-centered and strengths-based. She creates a safe and collaborative experience for clients, believing that they are their own experts on life. Ms. Edwards draws from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, motivational interviewing, trauma-informed care, and cultural experiences to tailor her approach for each individual client. Ms. Edwards understands that each client is different and recognizes the courage and humility that it takes to participate in therapy.
Outside of therapy, Ms. Edwards is athletic, family-oriented, and enjoys her Caribbean roots. She enjoys traveling and has a down to earth personality that connects with people from all walks of life. Her personality emerges in her work, encouraging her clients along their journey towards restoration and empowerment.
Locations: Telehealth and Bethesda, MD
In network with Blue Cross & Blue Shield Plans and United