Jasmine McLaughlin, LCSW
Jasmine is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker based in Richmond, VA. She founded Empowered to Thrive Counseling and Wellness, LLC in October 2018. She has a passion for working with adults of all ages who have a range of mental health concerns. She specializes in mindfulness-based, cognitive-behavioral, and solution-focused therapies. She enjoys helping people become the best possible versions of themselves while engaged in a supportive therapeutic relationship.
Jasmine has over 7 years of experience providing individual and group therapy services to adults with mental illness, substance use disorders, and trauma histories. She utilizes a client-centered, non-judgmental, and affirming approach when working with adults of various ages and backgrounds. She recognizes that individuals are the experts on their own lives, and she walks alongside clients throughout the process of change. Jasmine values transparency and authenticity in the therapeutic relationship. In addition to being a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Virginia, Jasmine holds a Certificate in Gender Violence Intervention from Virginia Commonwealth University and is a Certified Mindfulness-Informed Clinician-Level 1.