Debiruth Stanford (She/Her)

Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC, CDWF, CEQP
 therapist: Debiruth Stanford,
In-Person in Redmond, WA 98052
Online in Washington
Welcoming the Smart and Unusual! I provide counseling and coaching services for adults as individuals and in various relationship groupings, including couples, extended and 'chosen' families, and alternative family structures such as polycules. Contact me for a free consult, and let's see if we're a fit.

Client Focus

Session Format: Couple, Family, Group, Individual sessions.
Age Specialty: Adult, Young Adult
Demographic Expertise: LGBTQ+, Women clients.
Languages: English

Treatment Approach

  • Eclectic
  • EMDR
  • Emotionally Focused (EFT)
  • Family Systems
  • Person-Centered
  • Psychoeducational
Approach Description: Please visit my website ( or Psychology Today ( for additional information on approach, training and background, and services, including Daring Way™ and Rising Strong™ classes. I also incorporate emotional intelligence assessment as a means of introducing you to how you walk through life and use a cognitive behavioral framework to assist you in improving your emotional and relational skills.

Education & Credentials

Debiruth Stanford LMHC, CDWF, CEQP
  • Female
  • License # LH 60174962
  • Licensed in Washington
  • Practicing Since 1999
Education: M.A. in Counseling (LIOS), Juris Doctor of Law (Loyola Law School), Coach Certification Training (Hudson Institute of Coaching), EMDR (Lvls 1/2/advanced courses), Lifespan Integration (Lvls 1/2/3), Master Certified Hypnotherapist, Certified Daring Way Facilitator, and Certified EQ Practitioner.


  • Average Session Fee $200 - $400 depending on session length and modality
  • Affordable sliding scale therapy: apply if you may be eligible.
  • I offer a few reduced-fee slots. These may not always be available depending on how many are in use. Please do inquire as to availability and restrictions.
  • Accepts Insurance
  • Out of Network: Upon request I provide super bills with CPT and ICD-10 codes required for insurance submission. Note that most insurers do not cover couple/marital therapy.

Debiruth Stanford Practice Details

Therapy Sessions
  • Available In-Person in Redmond, WA 98052
  • Available Online for residents of Washington
  • Online Therapy Details: I offer online or phone counseling sessions for verified Washington State residents who are physically in-state. Online or phone sessions are available for coaching clients regardless of their state of residence.
Debiruth Stanford Practice Description
I work with adults who seek to resolve issues regarding self-esteem, life purpose, relationships, emotional intelligence, anxiety, depression, and traumatic experiences underlying PTSD, anxiety, and depression. In a comfortable and supportive atmosphere, I offer a highly personalized approach tailored to your individual needs so that you can create resolution for the past and build the wholehearted life that you deserve. *All* marital and family arrangements are welcome and respected including straight, LGBTQIA, open, polyamorous, lifestyle, and kink. I offer a safe place to be who you are and get the attention you need.

Practice Overview

15446 Bel-Red Road
Available both in-person and online
25 Years Experience
Couple, Family, Group, Individual

Office Hours

1:30 pm - 9:00 pm
1:30 pm - 10:30 pm
1:30 pm - 9:00 pm
1:30 pm - 7:00 pm
2:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Driving Directions

NEW LOCATION on the NW corner of Bel Red Rd and 156th Ave NE. Access is easy via SR-520 to southbound 148th Ave NE or NE 40th St. Parking is free. Bus access is easy via the Eastside RapidRide B line, which connects to major bus routes. Detailed directions sent upon scheduling an appointment.

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