About Me

About Me

Dr. Vaune Ainsworth

PhD Counseling Psychology
MS Creative Studies
Licensed Psychologist (Washington, DC, Virginia)
National Register Health Service Psychologist  #52501
Internal Family Systems Level 2
Certificate in Human Resource Professional Studies
Completed Authentic Happiness Coaching Program


    • Licensed psychologist providing therapy and coaching for over 25 years in New York State, DC, Virginia, Washington and British Columbia
    • Forty+ years working with individuals and groups focusing on education, creative problem solving, personal growth and transformation
    • Specialist in creative thinking and gifted education with over 10 years teaching at all levels
    • Ten years as a consultant designing and leading workshops, courses, and seminars for Fortune 500 companies and educational institutions
    • 5 years conducting psychotherapy in university counseling center and student health center

In addition to my psychotherapy and coaching practice, I pursue my interest in creative expression through painting and mixed media.