Last updated: 1/29/2020

Cynthia Washington Williams, LPC, NCC, EAS-C (843) 327-3775
Last Updated: 1/29/2020
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Licensed Professional Counselor

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken:
American Sign Language
English

Specialties
Focusing on:
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.) Addictions/Substance Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Couple or Marital Issues Depression Education/Personal Development Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Spiritual/Religious Concerns Stress Women's Issues
Also serving:
Aging Attachment Disorders Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Child Abuse and Neglect Domestic Violence Dual Diagnosis Elder Abuse Men's Issues Multicultural Issues Pain Management Parenting Issues Personality Disorders Phobias Physical Illness/Impairment Postpartum Depression Psychosomatic Sexual Abuse/Rape Sexuality Issues Suicidal Thoughts Trauma/PTSD Traumatic Brain Injury
Office and Contact Information
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Cynthia W. Williams, LPC
Charleston, SC 29407  

(843) 327-3775


Office Hours:
Mon7:30am – 6:00pm
Tue7:30am – 7:00pm
Wed7:30am – 6:00pm
Thu7:30am – 7:00pm
Fri7:30am – 4:00pm
Sat8:30am – 12:00pm
SunBy appointment
Online Schedule: Schedule
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 3 Hours
Weekends: 3 Hours

Accessibility:
Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Evening Office Hours
Telephone Counseling
Video Counseling (Zoom, Skype, etc.)
Weekend Office Hours

Qualifications
Degrees:
MA

Years of Experience: 20

Licensing:
SC - LPC [4599]

Credentials and Certifications:
Certified in Couples Counseling
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
Employee Assistance Specialist - Clinician (EAS-C)
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC)
Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC)
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
National Certified Counselor (NCC)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $100
Couples: N/A
Group: $120
Family: $100

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: Yes

Medicaid (or equivalent state insurance): Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Brief Phone Consultation
Information & Referral
One Hour per week for Military and Families
Outreach

Insurance:
AETNA (Open Choice) GEHA Health Plan for Federal Employees
American Behavioral Great-West Healthcare
Anthem Blue Cross Horizon Behavioral Services
APS Healthcare LifeServices EAP
Beacon Health Magellan Behavioral Health
Beacon Health Options Managed Health Network
Blue Cross MHN
Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) Network Advantage
BlueCross BlueShield (Preferred Blue) Optum Behavioral Health
Carolina Care Plan Premier Health Systems
Ceridian EAP Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
CIGNA EAP Select Health
CIGNA HealthCare St. Francis Optimum Health Network
CIGNA HealthCare (PPO) TRICARE
Companion HealthCare (blueAdvantage Open-Access POS) United Behavioral Health (UBH)
Companion HealthCare Corporation United Healthcare
First Health (Network) US HealthCare

Age Groups and Specific Populations (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Seniors (60 +) Young Adults (18-25)
Children (6-12)
Specific populations:
Entertainment Industry First Responders (Police, Fire, EMT) Interracial Families/Couples Military/Veterans
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics) Adopted Alzheimer's Biracial Brain/Head Injured Cancer Patients Caregivers Children of Divorce Chronic Illness College Students Gifted Grandparents Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ) Obese or Overweight Step Families Suicidal Twins Unemployed
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Case Management Cognitive/Behavioral Crisis Intervention Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD) Gestalt Holistic Humanistic Psychodynamic Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Other theoretical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Advocacy Behavioral Coaching Education Consultation Emotionally Focused Therapy (EFT) Existential Psychotherapy Family-Based Treatment (FBT) Information and Referral Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.) Long-Term Mediation Meditation/Relaxation Mindfulness Based Approaches Parent Guidance Pastoral Therapy Prevention Psycho-Educational Psychoanalysis Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Psychodrama Relational Relationship Development Intervention (RDI) Social Support Supervised Visitation Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) Vocational Counseling/Rehabilitation
Methods - focus areas:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Individual Supervision/Consultation
Other methods:
Group Online Therapy Peer Support
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Christian
Jewish
Multi-cultural experience:
African-American
Asian Caribbean Hispanic Indian Italian Native American
Professional Associations
American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA) Employee Assistance Professionals Association (EAPA) National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) R3 Continuum (formerly CCN)