Amira Turner, LCSW

EMDR Certified Therapist

Online Therapy

About Me

Amira is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has experience with addiction, trauma and stressor related disorders, as well as a wide range of other psychological disorders. As a therapist, she utilizes a variety of treatment modalities including EMDR, IFS informed EMDR, Equine Assisted EMDR, and Brainspotting, to best serve each clients unique needs. In therapy, it is important to recognize the underlying issues that need to be addressed in order to fully heal and progress in life. Therapy sessions are offered both virtually and in person.

Education & Experience

Amira graduated with her MSW from VCU and her MS in Addiction Studies through the International Programme in Addiction Studies. Her past experiences include public health and policy as well as community mental health.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Depression
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Moral Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • First Responders
  • Veterans/Military

Language

  • English

Insurance

  • BlueCross BlueShield