Christina Malecka

  • Type:     Mental Health
  • Clinic Name:     Christina Malecka Counseling
  • Address:     1904 Third Ave., Suite 609
  • City:     Seattle
  • Zip Code:     98122
  • Phone Number:    
  • Website:     www.christinamalecka.com
  • Email:     christina@christinamalecka.com
  • Does this provider identify as transgender, gender nonconforming, non-binary or otherwise not cisgender?     No
  • Does this provider identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, pansexual or otherwise not heterosexual?     Yes
  • Does this provider identify as a person of color?     No
  • What are this provider's credentials?     I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) and Certified Adoption and Foster Care Therapist
  • Specialties:     Teens and Adults, LGBTQIA, Trauma (EMDR), Adoptees, Artists, Musicians, Performers, Activists
  • Sliding Scale:     Yes
  • Insurance:     Premera and LifeWise
  • Does this provider accept Medicaid? If so, what Medicaid plans do they work with?     No
  • Does this provider accept Medicare?     No
  • This provider has expertise in working these particular populations:     “Invisibly queer” folks who are read as straight and feel alienated from queer community (bi and pansexuals in relationships read as monosexual, Femmes, “passing” trans folks, queer people who must remain closeted for safety reasons, etc…), adoptees and trauma/EMDR
  • Any languages, besides English, that the provider speaks:    
  • How long has this provider been treating transgender and gender nonconforming patients?     13 Years
  • Extra steps beyond informed consent required to access gender affirming care:     No
  • Does this provider use intake forms which include a patient's chosen name (as opposed to their legal name) and gender pronouns?     Yes
  • Does this clinic have protocols for tracking chosen name in the medical record, and using this name in all communications with patient?     Yes
  • Does this clinic have gender neutral bathrooms?     No
  • Description of bathrooms:     I am unfortunatley in an office building with gender segregated bathrooms.
  • Is this clinic ADA Compliant?     Yes
  • Have the staff members completed any transgender competency training?     Yes
  • Have the staff members completed any racial justice or anti-racist training?     Yes
  • Payment Methods:     Cash, Credit/Debit