Last edited 03/01/2024

Carson Winston LPC

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Saturdayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Sundayfrom 08:00 AM to 09:00 PM

What does a first session with you look like?

The first session, as with all Thriveworks therapists, will involve talking through your needs and goals for therapy — whether those involve managing depression, anxiety, relationship problems, or another mental health challenge. This will enable you to receive the very best care, as a personalized treatment plan will then be developed for subsequent sessions. Thriveworks helps people live happier, more fulfilling lives. Clients are guided and supported as they work through their unique mental health challenges – and, along the way, shown the life-changing power of therapy.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

I offer a variety of counseling approaches including CBT / Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Systems. With 18 years of experience in the mental health field working with a variety of clientele, I value establishing an authentic connection with my clients and working to meet their individual goals.

What should we know about your experiences and background?

Carson Winston is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with 18 years of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in a variety of clinical settings. Carson attained her professional experience working in residential treatment, outpatient settings, emergency mental health, and hospice. She enjoys assisting individuals in coping with life transitions, grief and loss, anxiety, depression, and relationship issues. Carson completed both her Bachelor of Science (BS) in Psychology and her Master of Education (MEd) in Community Counseling at Lynchburg College.She is certified as a Clinical Anxiety Treatment Professional (CATP). Carson s approach to therapy encompasses a variety of techniques from cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), gestalt therapy, and person-centered therapy. She also utilizes mindfulness-based practices and relaxation techniques to support clients. Carson values the individuality of each client and ensures therapy is tailored to clients specific needs and preferences. Sheoffers a safe, nonjudgmental space for you to openly express yourself, discover your strengths, and work towards your personal goals.






General Expertise





Aging related concerns

Anger management

Divorce & separation


In-Network Insurance




Cigna EAP



Virginia Blue Shield


First Session$220
Individual Therapy$160
Marriage & Couples Counseling$160
Family Therapy$160
Group Therapy$160

Types of Therapy

Individual Therapy

Marriage & Couples Counseling

Family Therapy

Group Therapy


Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Eclectic Therapy

Gestalt Therapy

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Compassion-Focused Therapy

Existential Therapy


  • Virginia, Licensed Professional Counselor, 701009433


Master of Education, Lynchburg College (University of Lynchburg)

Work History


Online Therapy

Office at Thriveworks Counseling & Child Therapy Lynchburg, Lynchburg, VA

Frequently Asked Questions About Carson Winston, LPC

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Carson Winston, LPC, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Carson Winston accepting new clients?

Yes, Carson Winston is accepting new clients for online therapy in Virginia and in-person appointments at Thriveworks Counseling & Child Therapy Lynchburg, 1000 Jefferson St Suite 1B, Lynchburg, VA, 24504.

Does Carson Winston accept insurance?

Yes, Carson Winston accepts insurance, including Aetna, Anthem, Cigna, Cigna EAP, Humana, Optum and Virginia Blue Shield.

What types of therapy does Carson Winston offer?

Carson Winston offers therapy for couples, families, groups and individuals.

Does Carson Winston offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Carson Winston offers in-person appointments at Thriveworks Counseling & Child Therapy Lynchburg, 1000 Jefferson St Suite 1B, Lynchburg, VA, 24504.

Does Carson Winston offer online therapy?

Yes, Carson Winston offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Virginia.

How quickly can I see Carson Winston?

Carson Winston typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Carson Winston speak?

Carson Winston conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Carson Winston online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Carson Winston online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.