Ms. Gloria Kroll is a Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in individual and group counseling and maintains a private practice in Arlington, Va. working with a broad spectrum of clients. As a former federal government employee, Ms. Kroll brings her overseas living experience and understanding of foreign cultures to her practice and has experienced her own career transition from one field of speciality (foreign relations) to another (counseling). Among her areas of expertise are substance abuse and addiction issues, mood disorders, grief, stress, career transitional and self-esteem issues.She also has extensive experience as a Substance Abuse counselor in a community residential setting and provides her knowledge and specialized experience to help those recovering from alcohol dependence and chemical addictions.
Ms. Kroll is a client-focused counselor using motivational interviewing and a strength-based approach. She provides support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Master's Degree, Professional Counseling, Argosy U, Wash. D.C. campus
License, Certifications & Awards
Licensed Professional Counselor, Commonwealth of Virginia, Board of Counseling #071005265
Certified Substance Abuse Counselor, Commonwealth of Virginia, Board of Counseling #0710102689
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (Mindfulness Overview, Skills Clinical Applications)
Motivational Interviewing for Co-occurring Disorders, Spirituality in Counseling, Clinical Supervision
Professional Activities and Memberships
Member: American Counseling Association, Chi Sigma Iota International Honor Society for Professional Counselors, NAADAC The Association for Addiction Professionals. Northern Virginia Licensed Professional Counselors.