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  • Welcome!

    Esteemed Families, LLC, is an African Centered mental health agency designed to meet the therapeutic needs of children, adolescents, adults and families.  We use a variety of evidence-based treatment modalities to assist people in understanding the things that are holding them back with an in-depth approach. After recognizing underlying problems, clients can fully realize their strengths and adjust certain behaviors and thoughts to see things a different, healthier way.

    “It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men.” – Fredrick Douglass

    My practice specializes in addressing mental health problems, trauma / sexual assault, and marital problems. If you are feeling lost and struggling with these worries, I’m confident that I have the experience to help you rediscover what brings happiness to your life. Through therapy, there is always a way to address the issues you face and learn coping strategies to help you both right now and in the future.

    Through therapy, we can get you on track to leading a happier, more fulfilling life by equipping you with the tools you need to more efficiently and confidently manage life’s challenges. It is never too late to change and start living the life you’ve always wanted.

    If you’re interested in becoming a happier, more fulfilled you, contact us today.

    Meet Denise

    I am an expert in the field of child welfare. My specialties include working with abused and neglected children who remain in the home or who may have transitioned into the foster care system. I utilize a variety of therapy methods such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Play Therapy, and Crisis Intervention techniques to achieve desirable outcomes. I facilitate therapy groups in schools and in private office settings. I have worked with clients who may have exhibited difficulties coping with symptoms associated with ADHD, Major Depression, Anxiety, Sexual Abuse and Trauma.