~Healing Connections to help find ongoing inner peace and connections~ 


Experience the sacred space, where you can find yourself from within

HOLISTIC STRENGTH-BASED, Solution-Focused, EMPOWERMENT, MINDFULLY CONNECTING HEALING, UPLIFTING and MIND/BODY Holistic Integrative THERAPY. Psycho-Education in sessions with skill-building homework to rewire one's brain to be more positive. SPIRITUAL COACHING to greatly enhance your resiliency, wellness, and connectedness.
Psychotherapy Sessions and
Support for Individuals, Adults, Adolescents, Parents,
Pre-Marital, Marriage, and FAMILIES both in-person and online.
-- Accepting insurance for therapy sessions 
Are you ready to learn to become your hopeful best-self?

I'm seeing clients NOW through video and Virtual Therapy,
in person later this year.  Accepting insurance & sliding scale for this
 mind/body/soul connecting and uplifting therapy

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Marilyn B. Spenadel, MS, LCPC, ACS
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Center's Address:  6209 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD  20852      
(240) 426-8344 and 
[email protected]
(Click Phone or Email to reach me directly)

Licensed in Maryland and W,DC to take insurance for therapy.  Seeing clients too, with a sliding scale, throughout our world.

Offering Mindfulness, Holistic Wellness & Resiliency Workshops
in Our Community

EAP Govt. Companies, MCPS School Staff; Counselors, Students and Parents,

Private, Public Schools and Universities, Hospitals, and Wellness Centers

Click here to see workshops I've created and still facilitate

Listen to 2 Very Experiential Robin's Smith Show 2022 PODCAST with Marilyn;Voted the most listened to PODCAST and 12/2023 Newest Podcast


Listen on Apple Podcasts - Video too 

Click Link Below to register, after May 13, 2024 for my July 20, 2024, WALKING IN NATURE & ART THERAPY WORKSHOP 

The link to promote Marilyn’s summer class, at Brookside Gardens, and online registration is here: 



New ongoing Mind/Body & Spiritual Support/Learning Group

Starting again in March, 2024

Rates & Accepting Insurance Plans

Rates:  Sliding Scale Offered As Needed

Individual Rates
$100 - $160 per 60-minute individual
$180 - $225 per 90-minute individual

Couples/Family Rates
$150 - $180 per 60-minute couple or family
$225 - $270 per 90-minute couple or family

Skype Session Rates    $100 - $130 per 60-minute Skype Session

Accepted Insurance Plans: 

  • --ALL of CareFirst, BCBS Plans; PPO, HMO, 
  • and Federal Government PPO
  • -GHMSI Participating    Provider Network
  • -Offer sliding scale if  needed and requested
  • --Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH).  Great program with BCBS whereas you can have a case worker who supports and connects with you weekly too!  Call BCBS to learn more about this program.
  • -Regional Participating  Preferred Provider  Network
  • -Out of Network

Insurance Accepting the above insurances at this time.  Since I'm also an out of network provider, most insurances may accept my monthly receipts and reimburse you their pre-established amount.   Please tell me if you'd like monthly receipts.  

Reduced Fee - Sliding Scale 
Reduced fee services are available on a limited basis for clients who don't have the insurances I am in network with. 

Payment at time of service:
Cash and personal checks accepted in person.  Credit cards accepted in advance through pay pall, or at office visit, on Authenticallyu.org website; click payment tab on my home page.  

Cancellation Policy: If you do not show up for your scheduled therapy appointment, and you have not notified me at least 24 hours in advance, you will be required to pay the full cost of the scheduled session.  Please let me know if there's an emergency and you can't make it.  

Schedule Online: Request a therapy appointment online here.  Most insurances will now pay for online sessions in MD, the state I'm licensed in. 

Contact me with any questions, 15 minutes phone consultation, or have questions about helpful resources: Please contact me for further information.

Schedule a online appointment.
Providing Skype Therapy or Coaching, as requested. Just click on the above prompt to get started.
If you're located far from my office and wish to have a session without leaving your home or work, call for a Skype virtual therapeutic or coaching session.





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