Helen Starkweather, MSOD, Clinical Intern

Courtney Stevenson, LCSW-C

Helen is a clinical intern and current graduate student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at Marymount University in Arlington, Virginia. Having worked in the field of personal and organizational growth and development for nearly a decade, Helen transitions to the mental health field holding an eclectic, humanistic approach that is guided by the client, centered on the well-being of the whole person, and mindful of social and cultural contexts. In addition, Helen is conversant in American Sign Language (ASL) and is specializing in working with the Deaf and Hard of Hearing community.

Therapy Provided: Individual

Ages Seen: Young Adults, Adults, Seniors

Specializes In: Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Chronic/Terminal Illness, Depressive Disorders, Anxiety Disorders, Adjustment Disorders, Trauma Disorders, Cultural Identity Issues, Grief, Loss/Bereavement, Life Transitions, CBT, Motivational Interviewing, Systems


  • B.A. in English, SUNY Geneseo, 1993

  • MS in Organization Development (MSOD), American University, 2009

  • MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Marymount University, expected May 2020

  • Contact Info: To schedule an appointment please contact the office at 410-768-6088, Ext. 112