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Adults

Trauma Specialists of Maryland provides mental health services to adults that are beginning therapy, continuing therapy or are interested in exploring EMDR therapy.  We have appointment availability during the day, afternoon and evening or via Telehealth.  We are affirming and inclusive of all individuals finding their own identity within the LGBTQIA+ community.  

 

Services for adults include:

  • EMDR
  • EMDR Intensives
  • Family Therapy
  • DBT
  • CBT
  • Neurofeedback

 

Trauma Specialists of Maryland provides mental health services to adults that are beginning therapy, continuing therapy or are interested in exploring EMDR therapy.  We have appointment availability during the day, afternoon and evening or via Telehealth.  We are affirming and inclusive of all individuals finding their own identity within the LGBTQIA+ community.

Our clinicians provide therapy for adults who may be experiencing ADD/ADHD, Autism, Anxiety, Mood Disorders, PTSD, Eating Disorders, Behavioral Concerns, Grief, Life Transitions, Abuse, Grief and Addiction.

Please note that if you have a rising adult or College-Aged Student, we may place them with one of our adult therapists. We strive to provide the best fit possible and will work with you at intake to determine the best fit with our available appointments.

If you’d like to learn more about these services and what we can offer, please complete our request for appointment form (LINK) and someone will be in touch with you soon!

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Clinicians who serve adult clients:

Sarah C. Smith-Trawick

LCSW-C

Site Supervisor

Sarah Smith-Trawick

LCSW-C

Everyone has strength, courage and resilience; trauma often obscures our connection to them. Sarah has been supporting trauma survivors for over 15 years. She has extensive experience working with women’s issues, interpersonal violence, anxiety, depression, and PTSD. Sarah is licensed in the State of Maryland as a Licensed Certified Social Worker, Clinical (LCSW-C) and is Certified in EMDR therapy through EMDRIA. Additionally, Sarah is the site supervisor for the Frederick office and provides EMDR consultation to other professionals. She is LGBTQIA+ affirming and welcomes those individuals into therapy.

Contact Information:

To reach Sarah, email sarah@traumaspecialistsofmd.com or call (301) 304-7108 ext 802.

Jamie Sedgwick, LCPC, NCC

Jamie Sedgwick

LCPC, NCC

Site Supervisor

Jamie Sedgwick, LCPC, NCC

Jamie Sedgwick, LCPC, NCC

Jamie is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and National Certified Counselor. She is the Training Director for Trauma Specialists Training Institute. Jamie credits her EMDR training with completely changing her therapy practice and is passionate about training other mental health professionals to be able to provide EMDR to their clients. She has a Special Interest in using EMDR to treat Personality Disorders and hopes to reduce the stigma often associated with these diagnoses. She maintains a small caseload because therapy will always be her passion. Jamie is not taking new client referrals at this time.

Contact Jamie:

Email: jamie@traumaspecialistsofmd.com

Phone: 301-304-7108 ext. 806

Lynn-Davis, LGPC, NCC

Lynn Davis

LCPC, NCC

Elizabeth Forbes, LGPC

Lynn Davis, LCPC, NCC

Lynn is a licensed clinical professional counselor and a National Board Certified Counselor. She is formally trained in EMDR, ITR (instinctual trauma response) and neurofeedback, with extensive experience working with individuals experiencing crises. Knowing that healing is not only possible, it is probable, Lynn is passionate about supporting the wellbeing and growth of clients who have experienced trauma. Lynn works with adults of all ages and backgrounds, and provides neurofeedback for children, youth, and adults.

Contact Information:

To reach Lynn, email lynn@traumaspecialistsofmd.com or call (301) 304-7108 ext 804.

 

Santana Daugherty, LGPC

Santana Daugherty

LCPC

Santana Daugherty, LGPC

Santana Daugherty, LCPC

Santana is a Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor that has experience working with mood, thought, and anxiety disorders in teens and adults. She is EMDR trained and LGBTQIA+ affirming. Before working with Trauma Specialists of Maryland, Santana was a therapist on an Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) team in Baltimore City. 

Contact Information:

Santana can be reached at santana@traumaspecialistsofmd.com or 301-301-7108 x 814.

Jamie Sedgwick, LCPC, NCC

Stefani Bon

LCPC, NCC

Elizabeth Forbes, LGPC

Stefani Bon, LCPC, NCC

Stefani is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and National Certified Counselor.  Her prior experience includes working with individuals and families in crisis through community and faith-based settings.  She works with client’s ranging from young adult through late adulthood on a variety of challenges including anxiety, depression, life transitions, grief, relationship issues, PTSD, and complex trauma related diagnoses.  Stefani sees the therapeutic process as a collaborative relationship that helps each client develop awareness and skills to face the unique obstacles in their life.  Stefani utilizes a person-centered approach in combination with various evidence-based therapeutic approaches leaning strongly into CBT, DBT skills, parts work, and a bit of humor, to provide a safe, confidential space for you to be seen, heard, and supported. Stefani is EMDR trained.

To contact Stefani: 

stefani@traumaspecialistsofmd.com
T 301.304.7108 x 829

Jamie Sedgwick, LCPC, NCC

Duane Eggerman

LCSW-C

Elizabeth Forbes, LGPC

Duane Eggerman

LCSW-C

 

Duane brings 6 years of comprehensive experience working with people with addiction disorders and associated mental health disorders. His experience in addictions has exposed the strong connection of trauma, addiction, and mental health disorders such as depression, anxiety, bipolar, ADHD, and PTSD. Duane uses eclectic style of cognitive behavioral, mindfulness, acceptance, solution focused, and attachment theory therapies. He collaborates with adolescents and adults to define and reach their goals in living the best life that they can. Duane is an LGBTQIA+ affirming clinician. He strives to allow all who come through his door feel safe, secure, and heard.

Duane can be contacted at

duane@traumaspecialistsofmd.com

Jamie Sedgwick, LCPC, NCC

Cheyenne Bowman

LCPC

Elizabeth Forbes, LGPC

Cheyenne Bowman, LCPC

 

Cheyenne is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) with six years of experience working in the mental health field in residential and inpatient settings. She is passionate about working with adult clients navigating severe and persistent mental illness, as well as anxiety, depression, trauma, PTSD, and relational difficulties. Cheyenne is an LGBTQIA+ affirming therapist. She enjoys incorporating creativity, mindfulness, and self-exploration techniques into her sessions. Cheyenne utilizes an eclectic approach including CBT, DBT, psychodynamic and client-centered treatment modalities in therapy. Cheyenne will be fully trained in EMDR by mid-September 2021.

Contact Information:

To reach Cheyenne, email cheyenne@traumaspecialistsofmd.com or call (301) 304-7108 ext 818

Elizabeth Forbes, LGPC

Beth Johnson

LCSW-C

Elizabeth Forbes, LGPC

Beth Johnson LCSW-C

 

Beth is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 15 years of clinical experience within various settings that include: in-patient psychiatric hospital, out-patient medical offices, mental health clinics, and detention facilities. Beth has worked with populations that include young and older adults, individuals, and families and those within the geriatric population. She is experienced in working with a wide range of issues to include life transitions, anxiety, depression, grief/loss, and end of life issues.

Beth believes in meeting the client where they are and gently guiding them towards the life they really want to be living. She has compassion for everyone’s story and believes each person’s journey to a healthier wellbeing is unique. Beth is warm, authentic, nurturing and creative. Beth works from a cognitive-behavioral and a client-centered approach and is trained in EMDR therapy.

Beth can be contacted at

beth@traumaspecialistsofmd.com