LMHC, LPC, LPCC
Welcome to Bright Future Counseling, an inclusive, personable therapy practice in Vancouver, Washington. I’m Valinda Harlan (she/her). As a licensed mental health counselor, I strive to create a safe, non-judgemental space for all types of couples and individuals.
HEAL from the past, CHANGE in the present, HOPE for the future.
Areas of Expertise
Bright Future Counseling specializes in helping couples with conflict and communication issues, broken trust and infidelity, low emotional intimacy, or sexual dissatisfaction. By attending couples counseling, you’re taking the first step towards repairing your relationship.
Additionally, I treat individuals who experience anxiety, depression, relationship, or sexual issues to help increase confidence, improve decision-making, and achieve growth and wellness.
Communication • Intimacy • Sexual Health • Infidelity • Trust Issues
Anxiety • Depression • Relationship Issues • LGBTQIA+
Take the first step toward healing and positive change. Visit our contact page to make an appointment.
Connect with your counselor and work together to set therapeutic goals.
Address difficulties, gain insight, and rebuild relationships through personable counseling.
Reflect on your growth and set new goals to become the best version of yourself.
How Does Therapy Work?
Bright Future Counseling uses effective tools and techniques to navigate challenges, work towards healing, and achieve personal growth. My customized approach is empathic and straightforward, able to adapt to your values, goals, and personality.
Cost for Couples & Individuals, In-Person or Telehealth
Bright Future Counseling does not accept insurance, but can provide paperwork for you to submit possible out-of-network reimbursement.
No insurance accepted
$225 FOR EACH 50-MINUTE SESSION
Payment is due at the time of service.
A need-based discount is available upon request.
PAYMENTS ACCEPTED: CREDIT, DEBIT, CASH, HSA, VENMO, CASH APP
"She's very empathetic, funny, and professional. My partner and I appreciate how she's direct and kind. Her therapeutic approach is great; she won't try to put you in a box."