Therapist in Newport News, Virginia Michelle Johnson, Therapist

License: LCSW

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 18-64

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Newport News, Virginia Michelle Johnson, LCSW

Michelle Johnson, LCSW

Michelle Johnson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Certified Substance Abuse Counselor, Master of Addictions Counselor, and Certified Trauma Specialist who provides mental and behavioral health via face-to-face and telehealth. She graduated from Thomas Nelson Community College with her Associates Degree in Public Administration with Specialization in Human Services. She received her Bachelor of Social Work and Masters of Social Work from Norfolk State University and is pursuing her PhD in Social Work. Ms. Johnson is a person of lived experiences from whom we can learn valuable lessons about life and resiliency. Her experience extends beyond her professional training, as her personal journey consists of various adversities and traumatic events. She found resiliency, solace, and relief from her emotional pain through volunteering and educating herself. She addresses such issues as trauma, depression, anxiety, addiction treatment, adult ADHD, and personality disorders such as borderline, and co-occurring/dual diagnosis. Her modalities of practice are evidenced-based psychotherapy, counseling, and treatment for substance reliance. Ms. Johnson’s treatment approach is grounded in Trauma-Informed Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and Schema Therapy. Outside of work, Ms. Johnson enjoys family time, dining, cooking-out, and shopping.


Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Carelon (Beacon)
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BCBS)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Johns Hopkins Healthcare (JHHC)
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • MultiPlan (PHCS)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Partners Direct Health
  • Provider Network of America (PNOA)
  • Sana Benefits
  • Tricare East (Humana Military)


  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)


  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Military/Veterans
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Michelle Johnson. You can also call 948-209-7836 to have someone assist you.

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