Free Therapy in Maryland

may be available if you are sad, grieving, stressed or want to make a change in your life.  The Pro Bono Counseling Project assists families, couples and individuals.

Call us at 410-825-1001 or 877-323-5800 for a confidential phone interview.



Support Our Work

The Pro Bono Counseling Project relies on your generous contributions to allow us to continue our services to clients in need.  Please support our work by donating to our annual giving campaign.


Upcoming Workshops 

PBCP is pleased to announce the following workshop:


Friday April 15, 2016

20th Annual Speakers Forum

"Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Contemporary Psychotherapies"



Jennifer I. Downey, MD, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Columbia University, Researcher, educator and clinical scholar in the areas of women’s health, psychoanalysis, and sexuality, and with Richard C. Friedman, MD, “Sexual Orientation and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy: Sexual Science and Clinical Practice” 2008. Private practice in NYC.

Richard C. Friedman, MD, Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical School, “Male Homosexuality: A Contemporary Psychoanalytic Perspective” 1988, Editor-in-Chief of Psychodynamic Psychiatry. Private Practice in NYC.

Julie A. Eastin, PhD, Director of Behavioral Health, Glen Burnie Center, Chase Brexton Health Care. Chair of LGBTQ subcommittee. Panelist on the Diane Rehm Show, “Transgender in America.” 


  • Friday, April 15, 2016 from 8:30 am to 4 pm
  • 6 CE's 
  • Continental Breakfast and lunch provided
  • Location: Sheppard Pratt Conference Center 



Regular Registration Rate: $150


​For questions about workshops, please contact Ellen @ 410-825-1001 x103 or


PBCP Supports Baltimore

The ​Baltimore Sun shared an article, "Mental Health help for residents affected by turmoil", which listed the Pro Bono Counseling Project as one of the local organizations available to help those affected by the recent events in Baltimore.  Go to the Baltimore Sun Article>>


Shop & Give to the PBCP

Great news!  PBCP received its first donation from due your use of Amazon Smile!  Thank you for designating the Pro Bono Counseling Project as your charity of choice.

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Pro Bono Counseling Project every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to the Pro Bono Counseling Project.

How Does It Work?

  • Use your regular account with the same login information, or set up a new account if you don't yet have one.
  • Designate “Pro Bono Counseling Project” as the charitable organization that you’d like to support.  You need to do this one time only!
  • Every time you shop at Amazon, just logon through and you’ll be supporting PBCP!  Amazon donates a percentage of your purchase price.
  • For more information about Amazon Smile, see details on Amazon's website.





In need of Clinicians!  Refer a friend!

We offer benefits exclusively for clinicians who are participating in the PBCP.  And now, more than ever, we need you to invite a colleague so that we may more equitably refer families, couples and individuals throughout Maryland. 

Requests for therapy have dramatically increased—we currently have 650 active cases.  PBCP needs your help in recruiting additional therapists to join our mission in your county.

Additionally, PBCP is always looking for bi-lingual therapists to serve the growing Latino community. 

Please assist us in referring your colleagues to PBCP & ask them to fill out the easy Enrollment Form or contact Ana Carrera at 877-323-5800 or

PS  Benefits include free CEs at inspiring workshops, networking within & outside your clinical group, free resources guide, documentation of your pro bono hours, + + +


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