April Christine Slocum, MA, LMFTA, Marriage & Family Therapist in Olympia
Let me offer you a supportive, peaceful environment dedicated solely to your healing, regaining your happiness, and feeling whole and centered again. Together, we will work to help you feel better quickly. Along with being a warm, understanding psychotherapist with over 40 years of life experience, you will be provided scholarly and work expertise in relationship issues, depression, anxiety, child behavioral issues, PTSD, divorce, ADHD, financial and career issues, communication, anger management, self-esteem, social phobia, self-harm (SI), abandonment, estrangement, family conflict, BPD, and trauma. Both in office and distance counseling are available. Bible based christian treatment plans are available upon request. HYPNOSIS AVAILABLE
Yes, I am taking NEW CLIENTS. Yes, I have IMMEDIATE AVAILABILITY. Sessions are always confidential and private. Ask about Social Service resources that may be available to you and your family. Choose to visit me at my office, or do a video session via VSee which is a HIPPA compliant medical video conferencing software.
I am also experienced, and work with the courts and clients on mandated anger management, and reunification counseling, with electronic video conferencing available. Sliding scale fees, student and military discounts are available. Weekend & evening therapy appointments are also available upon request. "Hypnotherapy is now available."
Call or Email April Christine Slocum for a free phone consultation now - (360) 526-8409

Qualifications

  • School: Brandman University a Division of Chapman
  • Year Graduated: 2014
  • License No. and State: MG60470220 Washington
  • Supervisor Name: Katya V Shkurkin
  • Supervisor License: LW00005230

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $60 - $80
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
  • Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans
  • AMERIGROUP
  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Medicare
  • Pacific Blue Cross
  • Premera
  • Regence
  • Uniform
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: SWABH
  • Member Since: 2015
  • Certificate: Wellness Institute/Hypnotherapy
  • Certificate Date: 2016

April Christine Slocum's Groups

Preteen - Teen Self-Harm Support Group

$40 Lifetime Registration Fee: Join in at anytime (ages 13 - 16): A comfortable, accepting, social support/friendship group focusing on specifically preteens and teens that self injure, struggle with suicidal thoughts or actions, body image issues, low self-esteem, depression, anxiety, anger, loneliness, social skill issues, and internet addiction. This group is peer support/friendship based, not therapy based. The group is run each Sunday afternoon by volunteers.

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Recently Divorced Christian Support Group

Join this new support group for adults that have been recently divorced. We will be covering grief, anger, loneliness, adjustment, finances, career, beginning new relationships, stress, self-esteem, coping during the holidays. This group uses talk therapy, a workbook, group discussion, and social support. Please call today for more information. Group will be meeting once a week for 4 weeks; sessions last for 50 - 60 minutes each time.

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Social Anxiety /Bipolar Group for Ages 18 - 26

$40 Lifetime Registration Fee. Join in at anytime: This is a small, young adult group focusing on peer support and friendship for those with issues of bipolar, SI, social anxiety, shyness, self-esteem, body image, depression, and finances. This is a friendship based group, not a therapy based group. It is run by volunteers every Sunday afternoon for fellowship and fun.

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Specialties

  • Self-Harming
  • Anxiety
  • Anger Management

Issues

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Infidelity
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Medication Management
  • Men's Issues
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • PTSD Anger Management, Adjustment, Islam
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Thinking Disorders

Client Focus

Alternative Languages: Arabic, French
Religious Orientation: Christian

Age

  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Categories

  • Aviation Professionals
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Transgender Clients
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Art Therapy
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Family / Marital
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Play Therapy
  • Sand Play
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strategic Family Therapy
  • Trauma Focused

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Last Modified: 08 Jul 2017
April Christine Slocum, MA, LMFTA, Marriage & Family Therapist in Olympia

April Christine Slocum

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, LMFTA