Shawntese Charles, LICSW, LCSW-C, LCSW


Online Therapy

About Me

I am an independent licensed social worker providing Mental Health services to individuals, couples, families, and groups in Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia- here to guide you through life’s most complex and difficult matters. I truly care about my client’s well-being and guarantee top-of-the-line therapy services catered to their needs. Since 2009, I have provided specialized therapeutic services to clients with the goal of aiding them to overcome obstacles and getting on top of the curve. Get in touch with me today for more information.

Education & Experience

Master's in Social Work Howard University Bachelor's in Psychology Georgetown University YEARS IN PRACTICE 14 years

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Family Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Performance Enhancement
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • First Responders
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors


  • English


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Medicare
  • UnitedHealth