Steffanie Kelshaw, LPC, CSAC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In-Office Sessions: Alexandria (map it)
Teletherapy for residents of: Virginia
In-Office Sessions:
 Alexandria (map it)
Teletherapy for residents of:
Client Population(s):
  • Adolescent (14-17)
  • Adult (25+)
  • Young Adult (18-25)
Primary Modality(ies):
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavioral (DBT)
  • Mindfulness Based
  • Motivational Interviewing

Substance abuse, depression, anxiety, life transitions, relationship problems, difficulty managing work/school/life stress. Are you struggling with any of those issues? If so, I may be the right therapist for you and I applaud your effort in looking for help. As a therapist, I offer a safe and judgment-free zone where we can work collaboratively to help get your life back on track.

Throughout my diverse work experiences over the years, I have taken pride in my ability to form connections with others, to anticipate their needs, and to help my clients live healthier and more productive lives. I collaborate with my clients to develop treatment plans that promote healing, self-efficacy, motivation, and success.

I truly enjoy empowering others to discover their inner potential and strengths. I use a variety of therapeutic treatment approaches, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Mindfulness based techniques. I am direct, yet compassionate, & solution focused. Feel free to call for a free initial consult!

More About Me:

In my free time I love going to the beach and seeing live music!

  • Anxiety / Panic
  • Conduct and Impulse Control
  • Depression
  • Emotional Regulation
  • Life Transitions and Adjustment
  • Relationship Conflict
  • Self-esteem / Personal Growth
  • Stress and Overwhelm
  • Substance Misuse
Education and Training:
  • Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from George Washington University
  • Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from University of Vermont
  • Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC)
  • VA Board of Counseling Approved Clinical Supervisor
  • Member of  American Counseling Association (ACA), Northern Virginia Licensed Professional Counselors (NVLPC), and National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC)
Licensed Professional Counselor
VA 0701007968 (LPC), VA 0710103211 (CSAC)

I look forward to supporting your mental health journey.

If you are interested in scheduling a free consultation, please fill out the request form or call our office (703-534-5100) and request to speak to me.