Camara Capel, LCSW
Adolescents & Teens, Adults (up to 40), Adults (41-64), Elders (65+)
Anxiety and Trauma Disorders, Adolescent and Child Disorders, Behavioral Disorders, Impulse Control Disorders, Mood Disorders, Psychosis, Thought Disorders
Adult Therapy/Counseling (Individual), Child and Adolescent Therapy/Counseling
Acceptance and Commitment (ACT), Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Compassion-Focused, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Exposure Response Prevention (ERP), Mindfulness-Based (MBCT), Motivational Interviewing, Positive Psychology, Solution-Focused Brief (SFBT), Strengths-Based Therapy
801 N Quincy St, #601
Arlington, VA 22203
ADD/ADHD, Adolescent/Child Issues, Anger Management, Anxiety, Behavioral Issues, Bipolar Disorder, Coping Skills, Depression, Developmental Disorders, Family Conflict, Grief and Loss, Life Transitions, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Parenting, Peer Relationship Issues, School Issues, Self-Esteem, Self-Harming, Stress, Substance Use, Suicidal Ideation
Camara works with adolescents and adults. She has a goal to provide a space of compassion and learning while also empowering each individual by using a Strength-Based approach. Other approaches commonly used are Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT).
While Camara will always meet her clients where they are, she will also challenge thoughts and behaviors that may be barriers to a gratifying life. Camara is certified in CBT and has the most experience working with anxiety disorders such as social anxiety, OCD, panic disorders, and phobias. Other areas she often works with are ADHD, depression, body dysmorphia, disordered eating, school avoidance in adolescents, as well as grief and loss.
Education & Experience
Camara completed her Bachelor's in Social Work from the University of West Florida in 2015. Following graduation, she attended the same school to complete her Masters's in Social Work in 2017.
A Little Bit About Me
"I am a person just like my clients and I will never challenge them to do something I would not be willing to do myself. We all have the same or similar basic needs and no matter the differing circumstances, we will always have this in common. I entered this field with the intent of serving an underserved population and supporting those that need validation and often a voice. I have a family with teenagers which are my life. We are a military family and have gained many challenging, but priceless experiences through our journey. When I'm not spending time with my family I enjoy volunteering in the community, daily exercise, paddle boarding, and thrifting."
We’re here to answer them. Give us a call or request an appointment through our online form.