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Arkila Covington
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In-network with

Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Blue Shield of California, and Cigna

Specializes in

Anger Management, Depression, PTSD, Relationship Issues, and Stress

Great to meet you!

I'm Arkila J. Covington, a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) dedicated to helping individuals, couples, and groups grow personally and emotionally. With dual master's degrees in Sociology/Criminal Justice and Counseling Psychology, I've been fortunate to guide countless clients on their journeys, overcoming obstacles, achieving goals, and adopting adaptive behavior modifications that improve their personal and professional lives.

A bit about my approach to therapy

My strengths lie in developing emotional intelligence and anger management skills. We'll explore new techniques through assignments, role-play, and experimental therapy.

What you can expect from our first session

We'll embark on a comprehensive exploration of your therapeutic needs and expectations. I'll share details about my professional experience and therapeutic approach, ensuring that you have a clear understanding of how we can work together. We'll also discuss the importance of confidentiality and the unique aspects of virtual therapy, acknowledging any concerns or questions you may have. This first meeting is crucial in establishing a strong sense of trust and open dialogue, which I truly value.

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Insurance carriers Arkila accepts

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
Blue Shield of California

More about Arkila

MA (Master of Arts) at Lincoln University
License type: LMFT (California)
Gender: Female
Ethnicity: Black or African descent
Languages: English
Works with: Adults
More specialties: Family Issues and Maternal Mental Health
Modalities: Acceptance & Commitment (ACT), Psychoanalytic, and Behavior Modification