Welcome to Transitions Counseling, the private practice of Sean Slevin, LMFT, LPC. I understand firsthand that it takes courage to ask for help, regardless of how intensely stuck (or not) one feels. Wherever you are on the spectrum, you are taking an important step in researching counseling options. And when you feel ready I would love the opportunity to help you achieve the degree of wellness you desire for your life.

As you consider counseling, you may be wondering: “Can counseling really help me? Will I feel comfortable with the counselor? Will the counselor understand me?” Though I hope that my website will be helpful to you, some questions are best answered face-to-face. That is why I offer potential clients a trial session at half-price: so that you can explore firsthand whether I am a good fit for you.

Counseling with Sean

I am in my late-thirties and have been counseling in Harrisonburg since 2008. I use my understanding of personality types to tailor counseling to your specific needs. And my relational approach provides a safe context for you to work through the places you are stuck and to thus become more fully yourself.

Coming from a Christian perspective, I have deep compassion for the ways that growth can be difficult and painful at times, and also great hope for each person’s innate ability to change. Additionally I am able to help you to make sense of spiritual aspects of your life (if that is something you wish to incorporate). I am informed by my Christian faith (especially the compassionate life of Jesus), and I also respect others’ views. Clients from all faith and non-faith backgrounds are welcome. The discussion of spiritual topics is always at the discretion of each client.

Learn more about me and my counseling approach, and explore some of my blog posts.

Fee & Health Insurance

My fee is a sliding-scale ($120 to $80), with discounts for incomes below $100,000/year. The first session is half-price (e.g., $60). I do not accept insurance, but I can provide monthly statements that you can use to seek reimbursement from your insurance carrier. Please explore the FAQ for more details on health insurance reimbursement and alternatives.

Methods of Payment: I accept Cash, Check or Online Payment (via Dwolla). I do not accept credit cards. Consult the FAQ for more details.

Scheduling a Session

You can use the Availability form to see what my current openings are and to schedule a counseling session when you are ready to do so. Below are some of my available times.

Contact: I would be happy to answer any questions you might have as you explore whether I might be a good fit for you. The quickest way to reach me is by E-mail . You can also give me a call at: (540) 908-2045. Please read the FAQ first if you have questions regarding possible job or internship opportunities.

Location: My counseling office is located at 250 East Market Street, Suite D, Harrisonburg, VA (next to Burger King). (Click images to view larger versions.)

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