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Tess Zhao, LCSW

tess zhao, LCSW

Pronouns: She/Her

I'm Tess Zhao, a compassionate and culturally sensitive Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with a specialization in treating serious mental illnesses and navigating various challenging life situations. 

I understand the unique challenges faced by individuals from diverse backgrounds and am committed to providing culturally appropriate and effective mental health support. Fluent in both Mandarin and English, I excel at building strong rapport with clients from similar communities, fostering trust and understanding throughout our therapeutic journey together.

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Cost Range per Session: $0 - $170 (verify your health insurance coverage)

Non-Session Related Paperwork: $25 per page

Late Cancellation (less than 24 hours)/No Show: Full Session Fee


 'I understand the courage it takes to seek help, and I'm committed to being with you every step of the way, offering effective and tailored mental health support.

Tess Zhao, LCSW

Psychology Today
Asian Mental Health Collective
Spring Health