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The Clarity Couch is a private counseling practice based in Cleveland, Ohio. We specialize in providing care for Black folx, Folx of Color and other underserved populations. Our clinicians are licensed professionals and provide culturally responsive and inclusive care.
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Are you ready to get on a path toward emotional wellness, healing, and self-discovery? I'm Angela Banks, a licensed clinical therapist, national certified counselor, and the founder of "The Clarity Couch Counseling Services." I bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise, holding a Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Cleveland State University and a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from Ohio University. I am currently pursuing my doctorate at Antioch University-Seattle. I am dedicated to empowering individuals on their unique journey of growth and healing. I am renowned as "The Strong Friend's Therapist," specializing in working with high-achieving and high-profile women who often carry the weight of being perceived as "the strong friend." I also offer specialized assistance to clinicians, including physicians, nurses, and therapists, addressing past trauma and relationship issues. I invite you to a safe and supportive space where you can work towards emotional wellness and relationship goals. Whether you're navigating anxiety, depression, or past trauma, I am here to guide you on your healing journey by helping you develop coping skills, enhance communication, boost confidence, improve relationships, and prioritize proper self-care.
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I'm Tiya Williams, the Assistant Clinical Director at The Clarity Couch. As a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) with a Master's in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a Bachelor's in Psychology, I bring expertise to guide you toward healing and personal growth. I am certified as a Clinical Trauma Professional. I am dedicated to creating a safe, empowering, supportive client environment. If you're facing life's challenges or working through trauma, I'm here to assist you in navigating these complexities. If you’re struggling with feelings of despair and overwhelming stress? I specialize in helping clients learn new strategies to manage stressors and symptoms. Whether you're dealing with anxiety, depression, PTSD, or other trauma-related disorders, I am committed to supporting you on your healing journey. My focus includes self-awareness, self-compassion, and building confidence. Together, we will work towards enhancing your relationships with others while fostering personal growth and resilience. Additionally, I find joy in working with children aged 7 and up. Specializing in teens, I can assist them in managing emotions, improving communication, and building better relationships with adults. Let's navigate life's challenges together, fostering resilience and empowering you to lead a more fulfilling life.
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I’m Carmen, a therapist with over a decade of experience in the mental health profession. I am a licensed professional counselor (LPC) with a masters in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from John Carroll University. I am passionate about helping individuals navigate life's challenges. My background includes experience in community-based social services, providing wraparound services and crisis intervention. My approach is holistic, addressing a variety of client concerns. I specialize in working with clients that have experienced trauma, family and relationship stress, alcohol and substance use concerns, medical concerns, and financial challenges. I'm committed to facilitating an empowering and collaborative therapeutic experience. My warm, non-judgmental space creates a sense of safety where you can explore, grow, and transform. While working with me, you're not just a client but a partner in your journey toward positive change.
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Are you ready to embark on a journey of self-discovery and growth? I'm Letitia and I'm dedicated to guiding individuals towards positive change. My educational background include a Bachelor’s in Social Work from Youngstown State University, a Masters in Social Work from the University of Akron and I am currently pursuing a doctorate in Social Work. I'm a licensed social worker (LSW) and licensed independent chemical dependency counselor (LICDC) in Ohio. I enjoy working with clients by addressing their needs in a holistic way. I have 20 years of experience in supporting individuals with mental health and/or substance use concerns. My holistic approach and commitment to evidence-based practices set me apart. I am your dedicated partner, offering empathy and compassion on your journey. Your well-being is my priority, and together, we'll navigate the path to a fulfilling and balanced life.
Kiera is our Administrative Services Coordinator. She is a graduate of Cuyahoga Community College and is currently in the Psychology program at Cleveland State University. She aspires to become a mental health professional. While growing up in the inner city, she became more interested in the field, as she saw the need for more clinicians of diverse backgrounds. Kiera is available to assist with administrative concerns, such as beginning services, scheduling, insurance and more.
We offer individual, family and relationship counseling services. Cost of services range from $125-200 per session. The Clarity Couch currently accepts all major credit/debit cards & FSA/HSA accounts as payment. We do accept some insurance plans, which may cover some or all costs of services. We are in-network with CareSource, United Healthcare, Aetna, Molina Healthcare and Medical Mutual plans. We also accept out of network benefits and some Employee Assistance Plans. Please contact us to inquire about specific pricing for services.
We have been featured on multiple media platforms to discuss diverse topics such as mental health in the Black community, anxiety, trauma and relationship issues. We have been interviewed both live and pre-recorded. We have provided speaking and presenting services on multiple platforms including media interviews, event panels, presentations and workshops.
We offer evidenced based workshops, trainings and consultation to corporations and at various conferences and events. We've created and implemented corporate trainings on topics such as stress management, emotional intelligence, coping with traumatic stress, burnout, and indicators of depression and anxiety.
Our fully licensed clinicians will provide a comprehensive psychological evaluation and immigration evaluation that may be required while navigating immigration proceedings in the United States.
We are accepting applications to our bimonthly, clinical supervision group. The group will operate virtually and participants will receive training supervision and clinical case consultation. Complete the form below to apply!
12600 Rockside Road, Ste 172 Garfield Heights, Ohio 44125, United States
09:00 am – 05:00 pm
Mon-Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat & Sun: By Appointment Only