Joby Mahto

Joby Mahto (she/her)

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

LCSW

Hi! I am a trauma-informed therapist working with adults and teens on learning to cope with life's challenges.

Client Status

waitlist

Contact

5033198228

1111 E Burnside St.

Portland , 97214

At a Glance

Me

Rate: $85-$140

Provides free initial consultation

Practicing Since: 2013

Languages: English

Services

  • Individual
  • Teen

Insurances Accepted

  • Out of Pocket
  • Out of Network
  • OHP CareOregon/HealthShare

My Ideal Client

Deciding to engage in therapy or finding a new therapist can be a daunting experience. I value the courage it takes to embark on that task. I have found that the "best fit" client for me is someone who appreciates humor, values honesty and is motivated engage in the therapeutic process.

My Background and Approach

I specialize in working from a relational foundation informed by attachment theory while incorporating elements of Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Narrative Therapy, and Interpersonal Neurobiology. I believe my clients would describe me as animated, engaged, direct, curious, humorous, and down-to-earth in session. I value collaboration and anti-oppressive practices in my approach to therapy. I am passionate about working with adolescents, adults, and parents wanting to support their children more effectively.

My Values as a Therapist

Prior to getting my graduate degree in Social Work, I worked in a variety of social service settings including Juvenile Justice, a Women’s Shelter, and an Arts focused nonprofit working with youth in foster care and those experiencing houselessness. I completed my MSW degree at PSU in 2013 and since then have worked in many different levels of care- from inpatient hospitalization, day treatment, crisis intervention to finally, outpatient care.

Contact Joby

Optional note (300 character limit). Please do not include sensitive medical information.