Manuela Mbouma

Accepting Clients

Manuela Mbouma, LCPC, is a licensed clinical professional counselor passionate about assisting clients at Washington Psychological Wellness.

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in Gaithersburg, MD

  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Contact
  • Individual
  • Family
  • Child
  • Adolescent/Teen

About My Clients

Manuela Mbouma, LCPC, is a licensed clinical professional counselor passionate about assisting clients on the therapeutic journey to change, heal, and grow. Manuela has experience working with children, adolescents, teens, adults, and families. She specializes in grief and loss, life transitions, anger management, anxiety, trauma, depression, and parent-child relationships.

My Background and Approach

Manuela believes it is essential to both understand and attend to culture and the intersectionality of cultural identities among the clients she provides services to. She strives to build rapport in a warm environment while engaging in dialogue to best understand your needs, perspectives, and goals. Manuela incorporates cognitive-behavioral techniques, sandtray therapy, theraplay, child-centered play therapy, and bibliotherapy in a client-centered way. Manuela received a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Elon University, a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Trinity Washington University, and is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Counseling & Psychological Studies at Regent University.

My Personal Beliefs and Interests

As a clinician at Washington Psychological Wellness, Maneula aims to help you embrace more meaningful connections and find the motivation that you’ve been seeking to create real, positive changes in your life. Her mission is to help members of the community achieve holistic mental wellness and experience a healthy life. Her core values include inclusivity, authenticity, and trust in healing and the therapeutic progress.

Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Out of Network
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • CareFirst
I offer online counseling in the following states:

At A Glance

  • Experience: 5 years of practice
  • Languages: English, Español, Français
  • Rate: $150 - 190/session


301-769-5878 Email Manuela
Washington Psychological Wellness
845-F Quince Orchard Boulevard
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

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