Akanksha Khetarpal

Counselor

Akanksha Khetarpal, MA., LLPC, received her master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health counseling from South University and is currently working on her EMDR and Multi-dimensional Partner Trauma (CCPS) certification. She has experience working with individuals and couples dealing with depression, anxiety, trauma, and abuse. She also focuses on helping individuals and couples to connect and communicate well, and to build a foundation of acceptance, trust, and commitment.

Akanksha utilizes a humanistic based therapy style which incorporates strength based and person-centered foundation to empower adolescent, adult, and geriatric population and their families to live a fully functioning life. Her experience and education have provided her the opportunity to work with a wide variety of clients who have struggled with anxiety, depression, and PTSD.

Akanksha Khetarpal, MA., LLPC, received her master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health counseling from South University and is currently working on her EMDR and Multi-dimensional Partner Trauma (CCPS) certification.

Learn More About Akanksha

I have more than 7 years of experience working with adolescents, adults, couples, and families overcome many of today’s life challenges whether personal relationship (interpersonal) difficulties, abuse, trauma-related issues (past/current), PTSD, suicide ideation, self-harm, grief/loss, anxiety, depression, and/or self esteem issues.

When working with couples and families, I provide specific skill building techniques focusing on helping relationships communicate and connect more effectively in order to build a secure foundation of acceptance, trust, respect, and commitment.

My treatment modalities include EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Mindfulness strategies. I work from a strengths-based, person-centered foundation to empower individuals and families to live their best lives.

To further my advance specialties, I am currently working on my EMDR and Multi-dimensional Partner Trauma (CCPS) certification.

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Qualification and Experience

Master of Arts in mental health counseling from South University Master of Science in counseling and psychotherapy from Nagaland University (India) Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Delhi University (India) EMDR Trained.

Akanksha’s Counseling Experience Includes:

  • Abuse – domestic violence emotional and sexual abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anti-social personality
  • Anxiety and panic attack
  • Bipolar
  • Borderline personality
  • Boundaries
  • Co- dependency
  • Depression
  • Eating disorder
  • EMDR
  • Greif and Loss
  • Marriage counseling
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Partner Betrayal Trauma
  • Phobia
  • Relationship difficulties
  • Self-esteem (self-worth, self-image)
  • Self-Harm
  • Stress Management
  • Suicidal ideation
  • Trauma and Crises
  • Weight loss

Memberships:

  • American Counseling Association (ACA)
  • Psychology Today