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    About Us

    Ordinarily, people find their voice in spaces of acceptance, genuineness, and warmth. Creating a safe space for clients allows freedom of thought and self-expression. With a new set of skills you can learn how to live a better, more fulfilling life. At Beyond Healing we believe in working with clients to help them find the healing path that works best for them. When clients are allowed to choose their path that freedom fosters lasting positive changes.

    Our mission is to help you experience being healed one step at a time! We understand the importance of empowering you to go at your own pace. What this means is we collaborate with you, giving each person the ability to choose their course of healing. Coming into your first therapy may be scary. Our goal is to make you feel comfortable and help remove the stigma from receiving counseling.

    We specialize in treating clients with anxiety, depression, trauma, women’s Issues, relationship issues and other diagnoses. Therapist work with clients using approaches from trauma-informed care, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy and Mindfulness.

    Are you ready to start your healing journey

    Meet Our Team

    Dr. Veara Pack-Butler, LCPC, NCC

    Dr. Veara Pack-Butler, LCPC, NCC

    Veara Pack-Butler holds a doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision. She is a nationally certified counselor licensed in Maryland, D.C., and Virginia. Her specialty is working with clients who have experienced trauma. As a Certified Clinical Trauma Specialist, she works with a diverse population of clients who want to making lasting changes and heal from […]
    Leah Howard, LGPC

    Leah Howard, LGPC

    Leah is a licensed graduate professional counselor. She is the Administrative Director and therapist at BHCC. Her responsibilities include assisting clients in scheduling appointments, coordinating client billing, maintaining office efficiency, and overseeing the company’s day-to-day activities. Likely one of the first people you will speak with at BHCC, Leah is versed in the services Beyond Healing Counseling and Consultation offers. She is also […]
    Kendra Woolley, LCSW-C

    Kendra Woolley, LCSW-C

    Kendra has spent her career working with teens, young adults, children, and their families. She has experience with providing outpatient therapy, school-based therapy, treatment foster care, and crisis response. She has treated clients facing a variety of challenges, including anxiety, depression, trauma, ADHD, and an array of family issues. Kendra uses an eclectic approach within sessions, believing that each client is unique and requires a process tailored to their needs. She incorporates practice modalities such as play therapy, behavior management, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, mindfulness practices, and a family systems perspective. As a social worker, she feels it is important to follow the client’s lead in educating her about who they are and works with the client using a solution-focused process. Kendra holds a deep respect and awareness of the courage it takes for each client to enter into the therapeutic process. She also desires to help each client reach their individual goals in a safe and supportive setting.