About

About

Welcome to Enitan Counseling and Coaching Services. We are thrilled to have you! Enitan Counseling and Coaching Services is a private practice that provide services to individuals and families impacted by trauma. Our goal at Enitan Counseling and Coaching services is to educate individuals, families, and the communities on the impact of trauma through education, process and implementation of skills to address and decrease trauma symptoms.

​Enitan Counseling prides itself on being trauma informed and skilled in trauma. Marie Vernal, founder and therapist is trained and certified in Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Dialectal Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR),  Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and Brainspotting which are trauma informed therapeutic modalities used to work with individuals and survivors impacted by trauma.

Marie Vernal is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker born in Miami and raised in New York City. She received her bachelors degree from CUNY College of Staten Island in 2010 and obtained her masters degree at Adelphi University in 2015. Marie enjoys working with adolescents and young adults and specializes in trauma work. Marie is an advocate for mental health and understands how delicate trauma work is. Marie is also a trauma survivor and is passionate about educating and providing trauma work to individuals and families impacted by trauma. Marie is patient, supportive, empathetic and understands the importance of building a therapeutic rapport and relationship to heal. Enitan in Yoruba, a Nigerian dialect means, YOUR STORY. Marie created Enitan Counseling and Coaching Services to provide a safe and secure place where individuals can tell their story without judgement or ridicule. For many, trauma is unspoken and people are silenced. At Enitan, you are allowed to tell your story and you are allowed to heal.