Nora Talavera, LCPC, LMHC

Nora Talavera, LCPC, LMHC, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor has more than 20 years of experience in Mental Health. She studied Psychology at the University of Sacred Heart, Lima, Peru, graduated with honors;  graduated from Walden University in 2015 as a Licensed Mental Health Consultant with specialties in parenting, depression, and anxiety. Nora is a bilingual and bicultural therapist with experience providing treatment to adults, adolescents, children, toddlers, and families dealing with a variety of issues. She has expertise in working with patients from diverse multicultural backgrounds who struggled with psychological issues and the implications of living in a different culture and/or raising children in a different culture.

She provides a warm and non-judgmental therapeutic relationship to facilitate your self-awareness.

She found her own business Nora Talavera Wellness & Mental Health, LLC, and works collaboratively with The Village Pediatric & Wellness Center, LLC.

Language: English and Spanish

Direct contact information:  (301) 812-4622

e-mail: [email protected]

She offers in-person consults and telehealth appointments.

Areas of Expertise

  • ADHD
  • Anger Management
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Domestic Violence
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Immigration 
  • Life Transitions
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Psycho-oncology
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Stress
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues

Mental Health

  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders


  • Cancer

Treatment Approach
Types of Therapy

  •         Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  •         Culturally Sensitive
  •         Dialectical (DBT)
  •         Family Systems
  •         Motivational Interviewing
  •         Multicultural
  •         Play Therapy
  •         Psychodynamic
  •         Trauma Focused


  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Schedule per appointment only:

Monday to Friday : 4:00 pm -7:00 pm

Saturdays: 9:00 am- 1pm


  • Sliding Scale: Yes

Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • CareFirst
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Optum
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Out of Network

Please call your insurance company and ask for your benefits/co-pay for mental health (outpatient) treatment.

call (301) 812-4622 with questions.