LGBTQIA+ Community

  • Do you find yourself feeling anxious, confused or overwhelmed when thinking about your gender identity or sexuality?
  • Are you curious to learn more about the spectrum of gender and sexuality and where your identity, expression, and preferences may lie?
  • Are you holding onto feelings of shame from cultural, societal, familial, etc. opinions and exclusion?
  • Are you looking to increase your confidence and acceptance of yourself?

If so, counseling can help with the following areas:

  • Exploration and increased understanding of sexuality and dating/relationship preferences.
  • Navigating coming out and/or transitioning.
  • Exploration and increased understanding of gender identity and expression.
  • Addressing negative body image or gender dysphoria.
  • Processing harm caused by experiences of oppression and marginalization.
LGBTQIA+ Community

If you find yourself struggling with depression, anxiety, self-esteem, or relationship issues connected to your gender or sexuality or unrelated to it, the preferred therapists who are located at Gaithersburg Counseling Center are here to support you in moving towards healing, authenticity and wholeness. Each therapist is committed to providing high quality and affirming care by creating a space where you feel seen, heard, valued, and embraced for all of who you are. Our therapists will work collaboratively with you to create goals for therapy and provide a safe space for you to work through challenges, process and heal from difficult experiences, and embrace your most authentic and empowered self.

If you are interested in working with one of our therapists, feel free to call or text the office at (240) 274-5680 or email directly at

Want to start today?

If you are unhappy and want to start feeling better, make a change and find your true, fulfilled self, feel free to give us a call, we’re here to help!
We’re open weekdays from 8:00am to 8:00pm EST
and weekends from 9:00am to 6:00pm EST.