Private sessions with the client and the therapist. Working with individuals ages 3+ who are experiencing trauma, grief, anxiety, depression, as well as everyday life stressors and transitions.
We offer a safe space to work on strengthening and repairing your relationship as a couple. Work on specific issues and/or focus on enhancing communication and conflict resolution.
This service can help you assess areas of behavioral growth needed in the family. establish routines, schedules, and structures that support your nuerodiverse child to be successful in their day to day life.
Our therapist works together with the family unit in order to work towards Improving communication, resolving conflicts, and fostering change and development.
Providing psychoeducation and tools to parents in order to help them learn, grow, and flourish in their role as parents. Any person in a parental role will benefit from these sessions.
Equine Assisted Psychotherapy is a method of therapy that incorporates horses in a session, and an equine specialist as well as a licensed therapist is present during each session.
Led by a licensed Mental Health Counselor. Supporting the process of developing a co-parenting relationship that contributes to your child’s overall wellness and development.
We offer education support in the way of English Language Arts tutoring, Multisensory math tutoring, and executive functioning/academic coaching.
Whole Family Therapy offers workshops both in-person and virtually. Topics include parenting, mindfulness, and executive functioning. New dates and topics added regularly!
At Whole Family Therapy our commitment is to provide supports to the community by offering various therapy services, workshops, educational support, and resources. We aim to provide services for the whole family so that everyone’s needs are able to be met.
About Whole Family Therapy
Whole Family Therapy has been a dream of mine for many years. I am Jeffie, and I am a licensed therapist and owner of Whole Family Therapy. I have 20 years of experience working with children and families and am a former teacher of children with learning differences. Whole Family is a place that supports the needs of the whole family. A safe place you can bring your children and yourself for support. A place where therapists collaborate to support you as an individual, you as a parent and your children. When life feels hard, come let us support you. We offer mental health counseling for children through adults, and educational support.
What forms of payment do you Accept?
Therapy services can be paid for with cash, credit card, and/or check.
We do accept insurance for billable services: Blue Cross Blue Shield, Medcost, United Health Care, and Aetna.
Educational services/ workshops are cash only and can be paid through venmo, cash or check.
Payment is expected at the time of service.
How do I know therapy is right for me?
Therapy can be a helpful resource for anyone. Here at Whole Family Therapy we offer a free 15-20 minute consultation with the therapist to see if they would be the right fit for you.
How do I find the office?
Our office is located at 133 Church Street, Asheville, NC 28801. Follow the signs that say Whole Family Therapy and park in the gravel driveway on the left side of the building. The entrance to the building is next to two outdoor tables with an umbrella. There are two waiting rooms in the building where you can wait for your therapist to come and greet you.
What happens if I cancel my session?
If you cancel more than 24 hours before your session there is no charge. Please call your therapist or the office directly to cancel or reschedule. If you reschedule for the same week, no fee with be charged. All cancellations within the 24 hour period will be charged the full self pay rate of $120.00
Do you take my insurance?
We accept a range of insurance depending on the clinician.
Out of Network: We will gladly supply you with a Super Bill that you can submit to your insurance if we are out of your network. Please first check with your insurance company that they will pay out of network for Mental Health Services.
- Christie Gait is in network with Medcost, BCBS, Aetna, United, and Crescent.
- Kyrie Schmit is in network with Medcost, BCBS, Aetna, and United.
- Jeffie Cilano is in network with Medcost, BCBS, and Aetna.
- Sharon Collins is in network with Medcost, BCBS, and United.
- Hannah Hale is in network with Medcost and BCBS.
- Margo Murphy is in network with BCBS and medcost.
- Brittany Perry is in net work with BCBS and medcost.
How do we get support as parents?
Parent Consultation for families whose children are participating in Individual Therapy with Whole Family Therapy, engaging parents in the treatment process and collaboratively developing strategies to support the growth and healing of their children.
We also offer Parent Coaching for families seeking an individualized experience that allows parents to explore the unique values, strengths, experiences, and challenges within their own family system, and develop parenting strategies that address the specific needs of the children and promote healthy relationships among family members.
We also offer a monthly Parenting Workshop that includes brain-based and attachment-based strategies for parents to develop the meaningful connections and nurturing conditions that promote the growth and development of their children.
Sign up for a 15 minute consultation and let us explore how we can support you and your family to get to that place where you are thriving.
Get in Touch.
In order to learn more about our services, get connected with a therapist, or sign up for a workshop, feel free to contact us!
Call Us: (828) 575-6460
133 Church Street Asheville, NC 28801