Counseling and Coping Strategies, LLC

For Older Adults and Their Families

Michele A. Zimmer-Forster, LCSW, LICSW, CSW-G
Positive Approach to Dementia Care

(703) 338-4848


We bill Medicare and supplemental insurance. Sessions as needed with initial assessment and re-evaluation.

   Grief Counseling

Individuals or groups (6 week sessions)

   Navigating the Challenges of Dementia

We assess the situation, work with family members and caregivers to implement an intervention, get feedback and adjust.

   Positive Transitioning

We take on the difficult conversations about getting help, moving to a higher level of care
or from home into a care community, so as to minimize conflicts with family members and caregivers.

   Life Coaching

Finding hope together!

   Capacity Assessment

Decision making capacity evaluations.


Unless otherwise indicated, services are private pay.