Increasing or rediscovering intimacy • working through issues of fidelity, jealousy and trust • overcoming communication barriers • pre-marital counseling • navigating life transitions • finding safety in vulnerability • polyamory
Self identification • transition into early adulthood, middle age and senior years • personal growth and exploration • transitions from coupled life to single life • anxiety and depression management • applied mindfulness • trauma • early childhood abuse • self harm • eating disorders
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer Support
Coming out • couples therapy • family support • exploration of gender identity • Relationship support • same-sex / transgender / poly parenting • navigating and defining polyamory and/or bisexuality • gender transitioning (from pre-action to HRT to SRS and beyond) • assistance with transitioning documents for HRT or SRS
I am available for consultation or to present workshops on:
Current Transgender Issues
to schools, churches, organizations and groups on a contract basis. Please CONTACT ME and let me know what your needs and hopes are. I have served on expert panels presenting to counseling students speaking about Transgender Issues and how best to meet transgender clients as a counselor and have provided ongoing workshops to private schools and martial arts schools teaching students how to apply mindfulness in their every day lives.
RATES & INSURANCE
Individual Sessions: $125 per 60-minute session
Couples and Family Sessions: $175 per 90-minute session
Typically, I reserve 90-minute sessions for families and couples and 60-minute sessions for individuals.
Housecalls: Add $20 more per session for housecalls (within the Portland-Metro area and provided on a case-by-case basis)
Online Therapy: Please inquire by EMAIL to schedule an initial consultation.
I am currently accepting new clients. CLICK HERE to contact me to make an appointment.
I accept cash, checks, (made payable to Jennifer D. Samsom), and credit cards (Mastercard, Visa, Discover and American Express). I can process credit card payments in the office at the time of your appointment. Payment is due at the time service is provided.
Insurance: I currently am an in-network provider for: MODA, Cigna, Regence Blue Cross / Blue Shield, United Healthcare and Providence. Please contact me to explore your benefits and coverage.
If you do not show up for your scheduled therapy appointment, and/or you have not notified me at least 24 hours in advance, you will be required to pay for the missed appointment.
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