Mirian Ofonedu, Ph.D., LCSW-C

Practicing Since: 2003

Issues: trauma, parenting, relationships, play therapy, grief, sexual abuse, divorce, blended family

Special Populations Served: children, adolescents, adults, couples, family

Professional Memberships: American Psychological Association APA, Society of Clinical Psychology of Ethnic Minorities, Maryland Professional Volunteer Corps, National Association of Social Workers, Howard County Maryland Board of Education Parents/Teachers Association

About: Dr. Mirian E. Ofonedu holds a Doctoral degree in psychology and a Master degree in Clinical Social work. As a Christian, Dr. Ofonedu works with clients to seek how God's unconditional love and grace impacts their personal situation and everyday life, to help them reach full potential in their relationships with God and others. Dr. Ofonedu has continued to work with children, adolescents, and their families who have experienced various types of trauma at the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore, Maryland.

Though there are several clinical orientations at her disposal, Dr. Ofonedu believes that the primary means of change lies in recognizing individual and family strengths and building on those strengths. She draws from the family systems theory in her clinical work which enables her to consider how various psychosocial factors are impacting you and your family’s emotional health and uses solution-focused orientation to help you address your presenting concerns.

Dr. Ofonedu is also the Clinical Director and founder of the Family Counseling Center, LLC that provides psychological assessment and treatment to individuals, children, and families; professional training, supervision, and consultation. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Ofonedu, please call 410-992-4075.