Our Staff


Gary has worked in health care setting for the past 25 years in Washington, DC. His experience includes working with individuals, their spouses and partners, families with issues related to illness, death and dying, substance abuse, mental health, and life struggles. He utilizes a wholistic-systems approach and is experienced in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).

Jessica Sleep Dukes, MSW, LICSW

Jessica received her Bachelor’s degrees in History and Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and furthered her studies receiving a Master’s degree in Social Work from Boston College in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts.

Jessica has obtained over 14 years of professional experience providing treatment to adolescents, adults, and families in a variety of settings, including outpatient community mental health centers and residential treatment centers. I practice from a person-centered, strengths-based perspective, and I utilize a culturally sensitive approach.

Her specialties include mood and anxiety disorders, trauma, grief and loss, couples with relationship difficulties, family therapy, substance abuse, transition age youth issues, and self-esteem.

She is trained in various therapeutic modalities to include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Eye Movement and Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Supportive Therapy.

Counseling Solutions LLC

2000 P Street, NW,

Suite 200,

Washington, DC 20036

Phone. 410-961-7192

Email. rvccounselingsolutionsllc@gmail.com