Tanya Atkinson

  • Washington
  • Washington Telehealth
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Gender-Affirming Surgery Assessment
  • Individual Therapy
  • she they
  • Serves Ages 13 to 100

Primary Specialties

  • LGBTQ Friendly
  • Body Image Issues
  • Physical Disability
  • Transgender Issues
Also Experienced With
  • Anxiety
  • BPD (Borderline Personality Disorder)
  • Bipolar
  • Chronic Illness
  • DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy)
  • DID (Dissociative Identity Disorder)
  • Depression
  • EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing)
  • Grief/Loss
  • IFS (Internal Family Systems)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Sex Therapy
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation


My studies are rooted in mindfulness perspectives. I use evidenced based therapy techniques and philosophies- CBT (Cognitive Behavior Therapy), DBT (Dialectic Behavior Therapy), EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing), MI (Motivational Interviewing), and SFBT (Solution Focused Behavior Therapy).
I am a Licensed Associate Clinical Social Worker providing group, couples and family, and individual therapy to adults 13 years and older.
I earned a BA in Social Welfare in 2013 and an Advanced Standing Master’s in Social Work with a Concentration in Mental Health Counseling Services in 2020.
As a therapist I will provide accepting non-judgmental holistic therapy that accepts your perspective and personal goals. I identify as part of the LGBTQI or Gay, and Disability community and humbly provide services to people with lived experiences in Disability, ethnic/racial, and gender identities whether they identify as Gay/Queer or heterosexual.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Cigna EAP
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Kaiser Permanente Northwest
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare EAP