We provide high quality counseling and mental health services to children, teens and adults in Richmond, Virginia and the surrounding areas. We were founded on the principle that all individuals will face challenges in life, and we all posses the ability to overcome them. However, sometimes circumstances can feel overwhelming and we struggle to manage the realities of everyday life. This is when feelings of depression, anxiety and hopelessness can begin to dominate our daily reality. The good news is, by combining scientifically proven methods, you can build the resilience skills necessary to thrive, no matter what circumstances you face.


Karl G. Memmer, LPC, NCC.

Karl G. Memmer is the owner of Resilience Counseling & Social Skills Center. He is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Virginia and a Nationally Certified Counselor. He graduated from Long Island University in 2009 with a bachelors in psychology and began working with at-risk youth during his years of undergraduate study from 2005-2009.

Mr. Memmer went on to earn his Masters Degree in School Counseling from Long Island University in 2011 and earned an additional advanced certification in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Upon graduation Mr. Memmer earned the National Certified Counselor (NCC) credential and was awarded the “Excellence in Counseling” award from Long Island University as he was recognized by faculty, staff and peers as demonstrating leadership and professionalism in the field of counseling during his graduate studies.

Mr. Memmer relocated to the Fredericksburg, Virginia region in 2012 where he continued his career as a school counselor in Stafford County Public Schools. During this time he also began his clinical residency at a community based mental health agency.

He completed his 4000 hours of clinical supervision and experience to earn his LPC licensure in the state of Virginia. His clinical residency provided robust experience providing high quality mental health services to at-risk youth and adults struggling with mental illness.

Mr. Memmer has continued his career over the last several years working as a clinical supervisor and clinical director at community based agencies and providing outpatient counseling and therapy services to children, teens and adults in private practice.


Initial Intake Assessment : $160

Individual Session : $140

Family Session : $140

Couples Session : $140

Group Session : $60

*These reflect self-pay rates for 53-60 minute sessions. Using insurance will reduce your out-of-pocket expense. Please contact your insurance company to confirm your mental health benefit and your financial responsibility.


  • Anthem

  • Cigna

  • Care First

  • United Health Care

  • Healthkeepers Plus

  • Optima

  • GEHA 

  • Aetna

  • Lyra

  • Innovation

  • Virginia Premier

    *Some Medicaid Plans Accepted

    *Not all clinicians are in-network with the insurance plans listed above. Please call for more information.