Family Therapy in Germantown, MD—Therapists, Counselors

Family Therapy in Germantown, MD—Montgomery Therapists, Counselors

For many of us, family is what makes the world go ‘round.  We couldn’t imagine life without our family members and, frankly, we don’t want to.  Family can shape everything about us, from what we eat to what we wear to our very purpose and identity.

When trouble strikes a family, the aftermath can be gruesome if not tackled head-on.  Family therapy can help: The therapists work to evaluate all aspects of the family and help members resolve or at least manage conflict. The counselors and psychologists at Thriveworks Germantown in Montgomery County know that facing challenges is a normal part of being a family.  They work to provide families with support and guidance to allow families to grow closer together through every obstacle they face.  Through family therapy, our clients understand their families better and learn to relate to one another in healthy ways.

How Can Family Therapy Help My Family?

One of the main goals of family therapy is for each member to be equally supported and have their voice heard: our clinicians want to see families growing together.  Maybe your family is experiencing multiple challenges and they keep piling up one on top of another, or maybe there has been one occasion that your family can’t overcome.  Here are examples of challenges that families have faced and overcome through family therapy at Thriveworks:

  • Unforeseen crises such as family death, job loss, or loss of home
  • Permissive parenting and uncontrollable children
  • Domineering parenting and disobedient children
  • A marriage that lacks connection
  • Hormonal changes or growing pains within a child that may be causing or increasing conflict
  • A family member (or members) with unmet needs
  • Unresolved tension/strain in family relationships
  • A family member facing a mental illness diagnosis

If your family has undergone or is currently undergoing one or more of these challenges, family therapy could be just what you need.  Sometimes extra guidance and support while working through your issues can be that helping hand your family needs to start your path toward a happier life as a unit.  In family therapy, our clinicians can assist by:

  • Opening or reopening communication lines
  • Equipping each family member with the tools they require to articulate their needs
  • Providing guidance on how to healthily support your family members
  • Teaching how to use calming techniques to resolve differences or tension between individual family members.

Schedule Family Therapy at Thriveworks Germantown in Montgomery County Today

Do you feel like your family is chartering in unknown and/or unwanted territory and can’t find a way out?  At Thriveworks, we know that growing closer as a family is challenging, but it is possible.  Our counselors can provide guidance and support throughout your journey because they know…

  • Dialogue and compromise are crucial to growth
  • The problem is the problem and placing blame on people does not help
  • Understanding and empathizing with your family members brings you closer together
  • Empowering individuals in the family to express their needs is key to successful sessions.

Are you ready to get your family back on track?  Our goal at Thriveworks is to offer a safe space for families to work together.  We have a “no waiting list” policy, and you and your family can have your first session within 24 hours.  Also, we partner with a variety of insurance companies.  We strive to provide exceptional services to all of our clients.

If you are ready to meet with one of our family therapists, give Thriveworks Germantown a call today at (240) 949-6808.

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Overall Rating: 5★★★★★ based on 20 5 1 20 reviews. See all reviews
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Knew how to see past the obvious

★★★★★
It's extremely difficult to confront yourself and take steps to change especially when you feel "comfortable" doing what you have been doing for sometime even, if your actions have resulted in symptoms of anxiety, panic attacks and depression. Shani knows how to see past the obvious and get to the core of the issue empowering you to work through tough emotions. Shani does so in a very reassuring manner and calming tone. It's challenging work but Shani's knowledge of CBT techniques have delivered great results and relief from anxiety and depression.
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Counseling at it’s best

★★★★★
My wife and I have been having counseling sessions online (due to COVID) in Germantown. We counsel and get couples therapy from Janet Hawkins Pope. She is a well experienced and excellent counselor. We are very pleased with her. My wife and I highly recommend her not just for couples but for any type of counseling. The counseling sessions and the engagement has been very helpful to us and my family during these tough times.
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Extremely helpful

★★★★★
I signed up with Thriveworks at the recommendation of my daughter. We have been thrown quite a few challenges the past few years and especially in recent months. On my first session with Janet I felt a warmth and a connection that usually takes much longer to achieve. She is open and friendly, encouraging and offers guidance. I find that I look forward to our sessions and reflect back on them as well. The additional resources that Janet has provided have been invaluable. I strongly encourage anyone having a tough time these days should reach out to Thriveworks Germantown.
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Janet

★★★★★
I started seeing Janet in February of this year while I was going through a difficult time in my life. The counseling she’s provided me has helped me tremendously in all aspects of my life including my marriage. Janet has played a big part of the growth in our marriage. Thank you Janet!!
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Janet Hawkins Pope LCSW

★★★★★
Janet is incredibly knowledgeable and helpful! She is extremely flexible and easy to reach. I look forward to speaking with her and have surely benefited from it. I have, and will continue to recommend Thriveworks and specifically Janet! Thank you for all of the hard work you put in for our benefit. I highly recommend Janet's services!
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Janet is Awesome!

★★★★★
My husband and I have thoroughly enjoyed working with Janet in our couples counseling. She has helped us improve our communication, problem-solve reoccurring problems and empowered us to work together as a team!
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Helpful

★★★★★
I had a few issues that I wanted to talk through, and Janet Hawkins Pope was a good ear and offered sage advice. I only needed four sessions, but that helped me find peace of mind and clarity on the issues that were bothering me. Thank you, Janet!
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Convenient & Helpful

★★★★★
Thriveworks offers convenient virtual appointments without having to schedule weeks in advance. Janet has provided tools and guidance to help improve communication between my husband and I which has strengthened our relationship. I truly appreciate the work she continues to do with us.
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Johante is an excellent counselor

★★★★★
Johante truly met my needs and exceeded my expectations of a counseling session. She is empathetic, understanding and consistently helps me feel grounded by the time our session is up. Johante knows how to provide a space where I feel comfortable and safe sharing some of my toughest thoughts and challenges. I often leave feeling this sense of clarity and even empowerment. I highly recommend Johante’s services.
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Johante

★★★★★
I would like to thank Johante for listening to all of my concerns and complaints, She is such a wonderful person to talk with. Johanté also gave really good advice. I am so pleased!
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Janet

★★★★★
Janet is amazing. I always look forward to our sessions and I always feel so much better after we talk. This is my first time ever doing therapy, and I wish I would’ve met Janet years ago.
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Janet

★★★★★
Janet is amazing. She has really helped my marriage.
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Work with couples

★★★★★
"We really appreciated Janet's help and think she saved our marriage"
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Ms.

★★★★★
Megan Mills is a terrific therapist. She is genuinely caring and knowledgeable. She is great to work with!
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Audrey

★★★★★
Audrey was great. I needed someone to talk to and she was perfect. I probably will not return right now, but I know that there is someone there to help if I need it.
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Skilled Therapist

★★★★★
Having worked with Janet in the past, she brings a wealth of knowledge, experience, empathy, and care into all of the work she does. She always has the best interest of her clients in mind as well as the best avenue for treatment.
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The best

★★★★★
Elizabeth is truly one of the best therapies I’ve see. She helped me get through a confusing time in my life, and she helped me resolve a lot of negative noise and emotions. I liked that she gave me “homework” to do inbetween sessions. The homework allowed me to reassess my values and focus on positive thinking and emotions. The mind can be a very dark place. Seeing Elizabeth helped bring the light back in. 5 stars all around.
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Best Mental Health Clinic

★★★★★
I recent started receiving psychotherapy at Thriveworks and so far I am very pleased with everything. The facility is extremely clean, and they are very punctual. My therapist is knowledgeable and extremely professional. I would definitely recommend this facility to anyone who is looking for a great mental health clinic.
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Five Stars

★★★★★
Elizabeth is one of the best therapists I’ve been to. She helped me get through a difficult and confusing part of my life by talking with me and guiding me to workthrough my grief. She also gave me self love “homework” after each session. The homework helped me to re-evaluate my values and needs and that helped me implement what I needed to thrive. She offers a safe place to talk and unload with no judgment. Elizabeth truly cares about her clients success and well being, she helped catapult me into becoming a better version of my self. You can tell she truly cares about your success, she’s the best.
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Online Information incorrect

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Ive contacted customer service in regards to the incorrect information posted on the Germantown MD site page. You state that the self pay rate is $65 for anyone not using insurance but when making an appointment over the phone the pricing given was over $200 for initial appointments and over $100 for regular appointments. Im giving 1 star based on my over the phone customer service experience. This information should be updated to eliminate any confusion.
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    Germantown, MD 20874

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    Saturday:7AM-6PM
    Sunday:8AM-5PM

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