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I-THRIVE THERAPY AND WELLNESS, LLC

Natasha Ewa, LCSW

Natasha Ewa, is a psychotherapist (LCSW) licensed to practice in the state of Virginia. She obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Psycho-Biology at Lincoln University of PA, and her Master of Social Work degree at Norfolk State University, VA. Natasha has been practicing and providing therapeutic services to varying degrees in both the states of Rhode Island and Virginia, working with children as young as age 6, adolescents and adults up to age 70. Natasha offers Individual therapy (ages 14+), family therapy / couples therapy, premarital counseling, and life coaching services.


Natasha specializes in addressing depression, moods, communication issues, PTSD, anxiety, loss and bereavement, career choice and changes, anger and stress management. As a cancer survivor/thriver herself, Natasha also provides services to individuals who are caregivers, newly diagnosed, in active treatment, or those navigating life post-treatment. Natasha’s treatment modalities include: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused CBT, Mindfulness Cognitive Therapy, Journal & Expressive Arts Therapy, and Logotherapy.



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Janika Joyner, LCSW, LICSW, CCTP

Janika Joyner, LCSW, LICSW, CCTP is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Virginia, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in South Carolina and a registered telehealth provider in the state of Florida. Janika is also a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional who specializes in treating PTSD, Anxiety, Depression and other issues related to experiencing trauma in both childhood and adulthood. Janika takes eclectic approaches to help clients achieve their desired results, utilizing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Reality Therapy and  Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy (REBT). Janika offers individual, family and group therapy (Summer 2021).


Janika received her MSW from Norfolk State University (NSU) and is currently pursuing her Ph.D. in Social Work from NSU. Janika is an advocate for writing in a journal as she has authored journals and workbooks. She has been featured in HuffPost, Bustle, Elite Daily, Successful Black Parenting and Seventeen Magazine. Janika enjoys speaking and training groups, agencies and organizations. She serves as a consultant to community agencies and serves as the chair of a DE&I committee at a residential treatment facility as well as serves as a board member for the Chesapeake Interagency Consortium (CIC). 

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OASIS CLINICAL COUNSELING SERVICES

Miranda Dennis, LCSW, LICSW, DBTC, CCTP

Miranda Dennis is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, a Certified Dialectical Behavioral Therapist, a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional and the owner of Oasis Clinical Counseling Services. Miranda provides speaking opportunities for communities and organizations who are seeking inspiration and want to be free from emotional strongholds, learn how to manage life stressors and gain better focus, attention and vision for their lives, to mention a few topics. Being that Miranda is DBT certified, she offers companies DBT consultation, team meetings and foundational trainings.

In addition, Miranda practices holistic therapy, this means she tailors your sessions to explore, challenge and to meet your social, emotional, physical and spiritual needs through traditional counseling as well as exploring alternative forms of therapy. Miranda is licensed in the states of New York, Virginia and Alabama and has over 18 years of experience working with children, adolescents and their families. Some of these areas include but are not limited to crisis services, working with families who were at risk of losing their children or who have children who just returned home, domestic violence, outpatient mental health services, working with families who are military connected as well as working with children and families who are placed in residential settings.


Professional Memberships: American Association of Christian Counselors, International Association of Trauma Professionals, Member of Evergreen Certification Institute; Provider of Certification in DBT, The Center for Apostolic Counseling