Stay Playful Counseling

Phyllis is a somatic therapist who utilizes creative and trauma-informed modalities and is trained in multiple evidence-based approaches that connect the mind and body, including Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing therapy (EMDR) – a treatment for trauma/PTSD, EMDR Flash, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Emotion Freedom Technique (EFT), narrative therapy, play therapy, and sandtray therapy (certified). She has worked specifically with survivors of emotional neglect, sexual abuse/violence, immigrants/children of immigrants, and those who identify as LGBTQ+. Phyllis also speaks conversational Spanish.


Phyllis is licensed in Maryland and Washington, DC and can meet with clients from either state.


**Currently I am only providing telehealth sessions for those who reside in Maryland or DC**