Last edited 10/26/2022

SaMika WheatLCSW

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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Fridayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Saturdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Sundayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM

Learn more about my:

What is your style/approach to therapy?

A few of the techniques I use include are Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution Focused, Dialectical Behavioral Techniques and Behaviorism. I am also a Certified KORU Mindfulness Instructor as well as Certified Yoga Instructor!

What does a first session with you look like?

I provide a safe space with a collaborative approach. I love to integrate talk therapy, art, mindfulness practices and yoga to strengthen one's health and wellness holistically.

Specialties

Anxiety

ADHD

Adolescent mental health

Anger management

Bipolar disorder

General Expertise

Depression

Loss/Grief

Self-Esteem

Race & Cultural Identity

Child mental health

Family issues

Learning disabilities

LGBTQIA related issues

In-Network Insurance

Anthem

UMR

UnitedHealthCare (UHC)

AvMed

Cigna EAP

Optum

Oscar Health

Fees

Individual Therapy$80

Clientele

Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Children (5-12)

Adolescents (13-17)

Licensure

  • Kentucky, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 252542

Education

UNIVERSITY OF LOUISVILLE

Frequently Asked Questions About SaMika Wheat, LCSW

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

Is SaMika Wheat accepting new clients?

Yes, SaMika Wheat is accepting new clients.

Does SaMika Wheat accept insurance?

Yes, SaMika Wheat accepts insurance, including Anthem, AvMed, Cigna EAP, Optum, Oscar Health, UMR and UnitedHealthCare (UHC).

Does SaMika Wheat offer in-person appointments?

No, but people in Kentucky can book SaMika Wheat for virtual appointments (teletherapy).

Does SaMika Wheat offer online therapy?

Yes, SaMika Wheat offers online therapy to people in Kentucky.

How quickly can I see SaMika Wheat?

SaMika Wheat typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current availability and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does SaMika Wheat speak?

SaMika Wheat conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with SaMika Wheat online?

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