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Bright Future Counseling

Valinda Harlan she/her/hers

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, Wa.

​Licensed Professional Counselor, Or.

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, Ca.

​National Certified Counselor

Certified Marriage Counselor

Sexual Health Therapist


      For over 20 years, I have had the honor of helping individuals and couples heal, change, and find hope. 


     With me as your therapist, you can trust that you will be getting quality professional treatment. I meet the highest professional standards of a National Board Certified Counselor. I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in the state of Washington, a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in Oregon, and a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) in California.

        I strive to create a safe nonjudgmental space for all types of couples and individuals. My casual style of doing therapy is supportive and effective. 

Credentials & Training

  • Master in Psychology & Professional Counseling

  • Member of American Counselors Association

  • Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) Washington

  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) Oregon

  • Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) California

  • Certified Pre-marriage and Marriage Counselor Prepare-Enrich

  • Gottman Institute of Marriage

  • Emotionally Focused Couples Counseling

  • Discernment Counseling (Can this relationship be saved?) 

  • Sexual Health/Sex therapy 

  • Gender issues and LGBTQIA+

  • World Professionals of Transgender Health (WPATH)

  • National Board Certified Counselor

Couples & Individuals, In-Person or Telehealth
$225 for each 50-minute session
(need-based discount available upon request)

Payment is due at the time of service
Payments accepted:
Credit, Debit, Cash, HSA, Venmo, Cash App
No insurance accepted

Insurance does not usually cover couples counseling.
I can provide paperwork for you to submit for possible out-of-network reimbursement

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