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Schafer Consortium of Counseling and Wellness Center Welcomes You

If you’re looking for new ways to be happy, or would like to feel more fulfilled, connected and at peace with yourself and your relationships, then you’re in the right place. At Schafer Consortium of Counseling and Wellness Center we approach therapy in a holistic manner. We are specifically interested in aligning your mind, body and spirit so that you can be the best version of you.  Browse below to learn more.

Supporting Services

Black and White Star in Circle

Individual Therapy

Premarital & Couples Therapy

Teenage & Young Adult Counseling


Grief & Loss Counseling

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Meet Dr. Karen Schafer

Licensed Mental Health Counselor

Dr. Karen Schafer is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in Prince George’s County Maryland. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from University of Maryland University, College Park. In 2010, she earned a Master of Science degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of District of Columbia and later served as an Adjunct Professor. Dr. Schafer earned a Master of Arts degree in Clinical Psychology while pursing and earning her Doctor of Psychology degree in Clinical Psychology at The Chicago School of Professional Psychology, located in Washington, DC.

Dr. Schafer is known for her dedication in assisting in the elimination mental health disparities within marginalized populations. She is committed to helping strengthening one’s mental, emotional, spiritual well-being and focusing on specific issues that have historically plagued minority populations. Dr. Schafer also specializes in individual and couples counseling, and neuropsychology. She profoundly enjoys working with women of color in which she seeks to amplify and empower women by drawing attention to their worthiness of obtaining an expansive and fulfilled life experience. She completed her clinical research study titled, “Sometimes, I just need my Father: The Lived Experiences of African-American Females with Absent-Fathers.” Dr. Schafer is interested in serving on the Board of Education for Prince Georges County, increasing minority voter’s rights, civil rights, and currently volunteers serving various community oriented groups in the DC metropolitan area. During her free time, Dr. Schafer enjoys spending “Forced Family Fun” with her husband, two amazing children and her dog Onyx. 

Payment Options

Insurance Accepted

Blue Cross BlueShield 



Private Pay

Cash, Venmo, Zelle

Cancellation Notice

Please provide a 48 hour cancellation notice to avoid being charged for the full session.

Holding Hands

Together we can unearth challenges that stifle your personal growth to allow you to live the life you desire. You deserve to see yourself reflected in your care. Allow Dr. Schafer to be that supportive and nurturing therapist. Let's connect! Book your session today!

My Services

The Help You Need

Individual Psychotherapy

Give Yourself Another Chance And Be Courageous In All Things!!!

Whatever your reason for seeking out Psychotherapy, I’m dedicated to helping you find your way to better mental health. I believe that you have the power to heal your emotional injuries. Attending therapy will provide you greater self-awareness, insight and tangible tools to assist you with your healing journey. You deserve to see yourself reflected in mental health care. I will provide you with the compassionate, competent, and authentic  support that you are seeking. Book your first appointment to see if we are a good fit and get started on your journey towards the life you deserve.


Trauma Therapy

The Process of Healing

You’ll never know your full potential until you give yourself a chance. Trauma Therapy is only one way in which we can work together so you can have the peaceful and happy life you’ve always dreamed of. Book today to find out more.

Supportive Friend

Family Therapy & Couples Counseling

The Attention You Always Deserved

I believe that every single human being has a bit of healing to do. Improving your self-awareness and your outlook of troubling situations are just two of the ways in which Family Therapy and Couples can dramatically change your life.  We are often shaped by the family patterns and injuries our past, fortunately we all have the abilities to learn and apply new healthy ways to reconnect with our loved ones. 

Supportive Friend

Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better!

Maya Angelou

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Get in Touch

Accokeek, MD, USA

202-309-3589 & 202.309.1990

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