Jim McKinley-Oakes

Jim McKinley-Oakes

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

Charlottesville, Virginia

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Personal Statement

I help people heal from the trauma of abuse, mistreatment, oppression, major illness, or other stressful experiences. I use short and long term methods including brief solution focused therapy, Gestalt therapy, EMDR, and mindfulness. I use healing and recovery models of therapy that respect my clients' strength and potential. Therapy sessions with me are interactive, experiential ,and emotionally safe and empowering.

Client Focus (Age)

  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)

Therapy Specialties

  • Academic Underachievement
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Pain
  • Depression
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Gender Identity
  • LGBT Issues
  • Panic Attacks
  • Parenting
  • Phobias
  • Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Stress

Treatment Orientation

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Existential
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness Based Approaches
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative
  • Person Centered/Rogerian
  • Psychodynamic
  • Relational
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Somatic

Modality

  • Individuals
  • Couples

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Coventry
  • Humana
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MHN
  • Optima
  • TRICARE
  • United Behavioral Health

Years in Practice

20+ years

Services Fee

  • Therapy Session $100-$150

Payment Types

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Licenses

License Name License State Year
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) 0904003640 Virginia 1997

Associations

Name Duration
National Association of Social Workers (NASW) 1991-Present

Education

School Degree Major Year
Virginia Commonwealth University MSW Clinical social work 1994