Tamia A Pleasants, LCPC, NCC, BC-TMH

Preferred Name: Tamia

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant-in-Training

Online Therapy

About Me

Mental Health Therapist with over 18 years experience; 7 years in private practice. Licensed in DC, MD, and VA.

Education & Experience

M.A. Counseling from Northern Arizona University.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

National Board of Certified Counselors (NBCC) American Counseling Association (ACA) Black Therapist Rock (BTR) DC Mental Health Counselor's Association (DCMHCA) Perinatal Mental Health Alliance for People of Color Postpartum Support International (PSI)

Specialty Area

  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Birth Trauma/Pregnancy Loss
  • Depression
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • Couples
  • LGBTQ+
  • Veterans/Military


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealth