Obsessive compulsive disorder - OCD treatment and therapy from NOCD
OCD therapist Whitney Peters, Licensed Therapist, LPCC, Licensed OCD Therapist

Whitney Peters

She/Her

Licensed Therapist, LPCC

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About

My career began working with a psychologist doing psychometrics on children and adolescents with developmental disabilities. Because of that experience, I’ve been able to become highly skilled in assessing members quickly. It’s my goal to make sure you feel heard and understood, which comes from having real conversations about who you are and what troubles you. I love gaining additional experience in different work environments in order to help people overcome their challenges, which is why I’m excited to offer ERP therapy. Simply put, ERP works. And if you’re feeling shame or guilt due to your OCD, we’ll address that so you can start your path to recovery with less fear and more personal empowerment.

I am really excited to start working with you at NOCD! I understand how much of a big step that this can be but I do think it's a very important step that can get you back a lot of important things in your life.

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Insurance Coverages

  • Cigna
  • Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Ohio
  • United Healthcare / Optum
  • Humana
  • Aetna

States

Ohio

What our members say about
Whitney Peters

J.M.

Nov 09, 2022

I really like working with Whitney. She makes me feel comfortable sharing what is going on and seems genuinely interested in helping me.

A.P.

Oct 05, 2022

My therapist challenges me in a good way that is helping me get better! A hard yet incredibly valuable counseling session

A.P.

Sep 26, 2022

Started ERP today and it went really well, continuing on with treatment!

A.P.

Sep 22, 2022

My therapist is helping me process through my compulsions and obsessions and helping me develop a plan to move past them through ERP she has done a great job and is incredibly helpful!

E.S.

Sep 21, 2022

I am so excited to start my journey with Whitney! She was very compassionate and answered any questions I had. She also listened so well and I felt seen and heard. I am very excited to start ERP and begin treating my OCD! I have more hope about getting better than I have in awhile. I am so glad I found NOCD.

A.P.

Sep 15, 2022

I have tracks to run on now! I’ve been helped today and have a plan to get help for the future too.

L.W.

Jul 12, 2022

Whitney Peters is the greatest therapist I’ve ever had in my therapy journey. She makes me feel cared about, safe, and happy to be here. I have never had successful therapy previously. Now, I always leave my session excited to be living my life. I am so thankful I came across this app and Whitney!!!

R.M.

Jun 29, 2022

Whitney is great and I've had the best experience working with her. I would highly recommend her to anyone.

J.H.

Jun 27, 2022

I chose (my therapist). specifically because her bio listed being “trauma-informed” and I have a history of trauma that other providers have told me could very well be connected to the OCD so I was hoping a therapist who was specialized in both OCD and trauma would be most helpful. However, I often felt invalidated, talked over, and dismissed in regards to the trauma aspects of my history. Upon reflection, I think the core issue was probably a lack of psycho education on what ERP actually is and how structured it is because I have engaged in a lot of other types of therapy previously and am just more comfortable with a collaborative and trauma-informed approach rather than the therapist being completely in charge. This led to exposures and exercises that did not target any specific obsessions or compulsions I struggle with, instead of the debilitating ones that brought me to NOCD and that I was paying to receive help to eliminate. Ultimately I chose to discontinue services and seek therapy elsewhere because I saw it as a waste of money to pay for exposures geared toward compulsions I didn’t have.

anonymous

May 16, 2022

Whitney Peters goes above and beyond. She’s an excellent communicator and is an attentive listener. I’ve made good progress with therapy and highly recommend her.

anonymous

May 11, 2022

Whitney is my therapist and is fantastic. She listens and she’s helped me immensely deal with my OCD.

anonymous

Apr 25, 2022

My daughter immediately felt comfortable with her and expressed how much she liked her after the session

anonymous

Apr 12, 2022

Whitney made me feel 100% comfortable and supported. I feel really encouraged to continue therapy and can feel hope at the end of a long, ongoing battle.

anonymous

Apr 11, 2022

I wish more people knew about NOCD.

anonymous

Mar 25, 2022

Whitney is wonderful and is helping me immensely.

anonymous

Mar 16, 2022

Whitney is a wonderful soul. My situation is not easy but she gives me hope and kindness which I so need right now.

anonymous

Mar 03, 2022

Whitney was extremely professional, while also being understanding and compassionate.

anonymous

Dec 17, 2021

I am very appreciative and happy that she can pin point and link together things going on out of the jumbled mess that I'm trying to explain to her in my head.lol

anonymous

Dec 09, 2021

This is the first time I felt like I have a partner with my OCD. Whitney was wonderful!

Badges and training

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Languages spoken

  • English

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