About Michael Etts, LCSW-C


The practice of Michael Etts, LCSW-C is driven by a philosophy that counseling, at its best, increases autonomy and independence. It accepts that you are the expert on your own life and with some expert assistance, you can fulfill your potential.

Michael Etts has a Masters in Social Work and is licensed by the state of Maryland.

Michael treats the following issues:

bullet  Depression bullet  Anxiety
bullet  Grief and Loss bullet  Sexual Abuse
bullet  Self-injury (cutting) bullet  Addiction
bullet  Post Traumatic Stress bullet  Major health issues/crisis
bullet  Stress Management bullet  Anger management

Trainings Michael Etts has completed

bullet  255 hours training in use of Hypnotherapy
bullet  4 day intensive training in the use of Prolonged Exposure in treating PTSD
bullet  6 day intensive training in the use of breath work

Michael has offices in La Plata, which is in Southern part of Maryland. Michael Etts is also the founder of Adaptive Therapy, through which he provides psychological counseling to families, couples and individuals. His gentle and open approach creates an environment that enables psychological development, healing and personal growth.