Change, Growth & Hope for the Future

Providing therapeutic services to New Jersey & Pennsylvania residents.
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Offers Telehealth
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Virtual psychotherapy for adolescents, women and couples.

Golden Hope Therapy Services LLC is a female minority owned private practice that specializes in women’s issues, life transitions and healthy relationships. Whether you’re struggling with anxiety, depression, transitioning to adult or motherhood or reclaiming life after divorce, we can help you gain the tools to thrive and support you along your journey. Founder and owner, Shakirah Ewell, is a Licensed Professional Counselor (NJ & PA) and a National Certified Counselor with 5 years of clinical practice experience. She implements cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy and motivational interviewing techniques in her work. Shakirah also has certificates in Perinatal Mental Health and Spiritual Competency Training. With couples, she draws on the Gottman Method, an evidenced-based therapeutic approach that increases effective communication and emotional connection. Her work is informed by her own experiences as a mother, wife and spiritual orientation.
Shakirah Ewell


  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Relationship Issues
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Coping Skills
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Peer Relationships
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Self Esteem
  • Spirituality and Religion
  • Women's Issues
  • Work Stress


  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Gottman Method
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Person-Centered
  • Interpersonal
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Strength-Based

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Optum
  • United Healthcare
  • Oscar
  • Harvard Pilgrim


  • Self Pay Individual: $125
  • Self Pay Couples: $150
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