Nicole Daniels, Founder, Family First Psychotherapy Services

Nicole Daniels, LCMFTNicole Daniels is a Licensed Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist (LCMFT), Substance Abuse Professional (SAP), AAMFT Approved Supervisor, and a Diplomat of American Association of Clinical Sexology from the American Board of Sexology. She received her Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Radford University and has served in the mental health field as a skilled therapist for more than 15 years. More information about clinical supervision is available here.

My Approach to Wellness

I believe that you are the master of your reality. I am results oriented and am a support for those who want to grow and live a life of fulfillment. My main area of focus is developing, healing and strengthening relationships. I also have advanced training in Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFCT), Employee Assistance Program Counseling, and Family Therapy, and Sex Therapy. I prefer a collaborative approach to wellness and welcome the opportunity to work with your primary care physician, psychiatrist, and other specialists.

The Most Gratifying Part of My Job

As a therapist, I enjoy seeing clients develop a new awareness about the choices they make. I help individuals, couples, and families develop and repair healthy relationships. I help patients in need of:

  • Managing Moods and Anxiety
  • Handling Career or Personal Crossroads
  • Maintaining Sobriety and Healthy Relationships
  • Maintaining Recovery and Stability from Mental Illness/Disorder
  • Working through Issues related to Sexuality and Sex
  • Creating Tighter Stronger Bonds
  • Empowerment
  • Creating Balance and Reducing Stress

Treatment Techniques Used

  • Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy (EFCT )
  • Sensate Focus
  • Focused Breathing
  • Attachment-Focused Parenting
  • Critical Incident Stress Management Training (CISM)
  • Workplace Organization and Leadership Development
  • Youth Development


  • Maryland State Licensed Clinical Marriage & Family Therapist
  • Substance Abuse Professional - NAADAC
  • American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) Approved Supervisor
  • Diplomat of American Association of Clinical Sexology  - American Board of Sexology


  • American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy – Clinical Member
  • National Association for Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC)
  • Charles County Chamber of Commerce – Charles County, MD

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