Meet our founder

Charmaine Dockett

Licensed Professional Counselor

Welcome to Rivers of Hope Counseling. Charmaine Dockett, LPC and founder of Rivers of Hope Counseling, has spent years working with adults to achieve restoration in their lives through personalized treatment, faith-based counseling, and unrelenting compassion. She brings authentic listening joined with the power of hope into the counseling relationship. When life brings its seasons of challenges and difficulties, Charmaine is confident that a road traveled together is the beginning of change. She believes in the uniqueness of individuals without judgment, and brings faith for the faithful and faithless.

Charmaine specializes in partner communication crises and challenges. She compassionately helps those struggling with relationship conflicts, self-esteem issues, trauma, addictions, partners suffering from sexual abuse, depression, anxiety, grief, shame and spiritual brokenness. 

Charmaine is compassionate about working with those whom stand in the crossroads of major life decisions and discoveries. She is excited to partner with you as you grow and make lasting changes in your life. Charmaine specializes in person centered therapy, which mean your strengths are key!

Education & Certifications

MA Counseling, Capital Seminary and Graduate School
BS Psychology, University of Pittsburgh
American Counseling Association Certification 6457720

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4229 Lafayette Center Dr. Suite 1675
Chantilly, VA 20151

10630 Little Patuxent Parkway Suite 224-C
Columbia, MD 21044

10306 Eaton Pl, Suite 300
Fairfax, VA 22030