Rev. Stanley Karanja

Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPCC


Focus on the Family's Christian Counselors Network

I am a born again clinician with a background in education and ministry. I utilize a strength made model of treatment where I work with you firstly to build rapport and to discover your strengths and barriers. I am a passionate believer that all God's children can thrive and reach their God Given potential. I there collaborate with you to discover what issues you present with and then carefully apply your strengths as bridges to overcome your barriers and so equip you in your healing journey. I utilize CBT, Rogerian, Reality, Family Systems and indeed eclectic models to bring about interventions that you need to reach your God given potential. My ideal client is preteen, adolescent, couple and family who are valued by our God who desire that they may have life in abundance. With your permission we will also apply spiritual tools of prayer, the Word and resources in your community of faith to aid your healing. Please call or write to schedule your session.

Family light Counseling is a Professional Christian private practice where you will be treated with the dignity and decorum you rightly deserve as a believer of the Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ. The Clinician who is a sole proprietor is born again and well trained. He has worked in the School system as a teacher, in the faith community as a pastor and in mental health as a licensed clinical professional counselor licensed in Maryland. Visit us on website to learn about services provided. Call 443 847 6118 or email us on to schedule.

▪ From: $80 to: $120
▪ Sliding Scale: Yes
▪ Accepted payment methods: Discover, American Express, Visa, Cash, Mastercard, Check
▪ Offers free initial face-to-face visit: No
▪ Offers free phone consultations: Yes
▪ Accepting new clients: Yes
— Accepted insurance plans:
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • TriWest
  • Magellan Behavioral Health
  • Empire BlueCross

— Other accepted insurance plans:


        • Family Light Counseling, 1702 Taylor Avenue, Ste D, Parkville, MD, 21234


        • Anger Management
        • Anxiety
        • Bipolar Disorder
        • Depression
        • Domestic Violence
        • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
        • Family
        • Forgiveness/Reconciliation
        • Grief
        • Marriage
        • Parenting
        • Pre-Marital
        • Sexual Abuse [Victims]
        • Spiritual Issues
        • Teenagers
        • Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder
        • Trauma/Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
        • Process Addictions (various)
        • Divorce Recovery
        • Private Insurance(s)

        Client Focus

        • Preteens/Tweens (11-13)
        • Adults
        • Children (6-10)
        • Adolescents/Teenagers(14-19)
        • Elders (65+)

        Treatment Preferences
        • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
        • EMDR
        • Eclectic
        • Intervention
        • Family / Marital
        • Motivational Interviewing
        • Family Systems

        • Individuals
        • Family
        • Group
        • Marriage / Couple