Karen Epstein, LCPC, NCC

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant-in-Training

Online Therapy

About Me

Karen Epstein is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC), Certified EMDR Therapist and a EMDR Consultant in Training. As a individual, couples and trauma therapist she provides a warm, safe, and non-judgmental space for clients to process their emotions, and develop skills to manage stress; improve their relationships; and heal from difficult life experiences. She utilizes different evidence-based practices to meet the unique needs of her clients. Karen is licensed in both Maryland and Virginia.

Education & Experience

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY Master's Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) Certified EMDR Therapist National Certified Counselor Board Approved Clinical Supervisor Karen specializes in working with clients struggling with complex trauma, PTSD, anxiety, depression, grief and maternal health issues. She also has extensive experience working with survivors of domestic abuse and sexual assault.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

EMDRIA American Counseling Association Maryland Counseling Association Licensed Clinical Professional Counselors of Maryland

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Couples
  • Group
  • Veterans/Military


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