Willow Tree counseling

Counselor/Life Coach

SCC ID#: S6443503

Taxonomy NPI#:101YM0800X

Bus License: AP#H01650011

Certificate of Liability/Insurance: CNA/HPSO


Elesia VanBuren is an energetic and vibrant life coach and utilizes a model of coaching rooted in the belief that a “coach” helps to support and ignite individual and natural creativity, resourcefulness and idea wholeness of clients. This approach, known as the co-active model of coaching moderates that everyone possesses the capacity for knowing what is best for their lives and with various techniques applied the coach helps explore, reinforce, and support those ideas. Elesia strives to assist her clients in meeting their goals and to achieve their best possible life. As a cognitive behavioral psychotherapist the focus is on helping her clients develop empowering tools to lead healthier and more fulfilling purposeful lives.

As a Certified Clinical Counselor, and life coach Elesia brings a robust set of tools to the table as a therapist and coach. Elesia’s additional career and educational experiences as a recognized substance abuse counselor, and certified trauma specialist while working in the mental health profession and other various settings allows her to help clients find unique and holistic approaches to changing their lives. Elesia has significant experience with working with children, adolescents and adults within the autism spectrum as well as mood disorders, anxiety disorders, grief counseling, trauma-related problems and other life altering conditions.

As a member of the American Counseling Association, Elesia earned her Master’s degree from The University of Oklahoma with a focus in Counseling/Human Relations and her Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Social Psychology from Park University. As a United States Army career soldier and veteran, Elesia’s client population benefit from her emphasis on how they can improve relationships and communication through an eclectic outlook on life and values the interpersonal communication styles collectively on how to help clients move forward in life without limitations while working to remove visual barriers.

Elesia has helped people with traumatic brain injury, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, trauma related concerns, personality disorders, substance abuse, seasonal affective disorders (SAD), life/social barriers, incarceration, gender dysphoria, family turmoil, social skills training, and developmental disabilities to live better, healthy, happier, and more productive lives. She takes a client-centered holistic approach when working to address all aspects of their lives, and not just the specific disorder from which they are suffering.


Services Offered

In-person Coaching Services:







Online Services:

Elesia works with clients in the community and in-home settings, believing that rapport building is a critical tool to success in her relationships with her clients and she meets them where they are in crisis or life stage, utilizing her clinical counseling and behavioral change expertise to develop action-oriented, goal-directed results driven by coaching strategic solutions.   

The Willow Tree Counseling, L.L.C. provides available support to clients by coaching over the telephone and through audio-visual call programs, such as Skype, which allows secured privacy through digital standards of encryption.

Online coaching is easy to use and allows clients to communicate on the telephone or directly through their computers in face-to-face meetings with their coach to supplement in-office coaching sessions for busy clients who cannot always make it in as planned.  Online services can also be beneficial for some clients whose disorders, such as a fear of driving or agoraphobia, make it difficult for them to make it into the office.

Your coach will make determinations about whether to offer online services based on a case-by-case basis with clients. Please contact our office to find out whether you would be eligible. Contact Us for more information.

Consultation Fee(s)

Initial Visit - 1.5 hours


1 hour

Insurance Rate:



Payments are credited immediately to your account. Please use one of the options below to make your payment. Please remember to enter the amount of your payment, your name and invoice number(s).

Servicing Area:

Fairfax County, Chantilly, Warrenton, Gainesville, Haymarket, Bristow, Sudley, Bull Run, Manassas/Manassas Park, Prince William County, Lake Ridge, Occoquan, Dale City, Montclair, Woodbridge, Dumfries, Garrisonville, Stafford, Aquia, Falmouth, Spotsylvania, Fredericksburg, Fort Belvior, and Quantico.

Servicing the following zip codes in Northern Virginia: 20186, 20187, 20115, 20198, 22712, 20137, 20143, 20155, 20156, 20168, 20169, 20136, 20155, 20181, 20187, 20155, 20109, 20110, 20111, 20112, 20136, 20181, 22192, 22125, 22191, 22193, 22025, 22026, 22554, 22556, 22134, 22405, 22406, 22554, 22407, 22508, 22407, 22408, 22401, 22408, 22553, 20120, 20121, 20124.

General Information

Privacy Policy

The privacy of our visitors to The Willow Tree, L.L.C. is important to us.

We recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. Here is information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you use and visit, and how we safeguard your information. We never sell your personal information to third parties.

Log Files

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Contact Information

Contact us today to schedule your initial consultation.

Phone: (540) 645-8992

Fax: (540) 288-0077


Mail: 2650 Jefferson Davis Hwy

         Unit #742

         Stafford, VA 22554-9998

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