Rita A. Schulte, LPC
Rita A. Schulte, LPC, is no stranger to loss and suffering. Rita lost her beloved husband to suicide in 2013, and now speaks candidly about her loss in the hope of helping others to heal. Working in the Northern Virginia/DC area, she specializes in the treatment of grief and loss issues, depression, anxiety, relationship problems, and eating disorders. She is the creator and host of Heartline Radio where she talks with counselors and authors as well as everyday people looking for advice on moving through the difficulties of life. Rita writes for numerous publications and blogs. Her articles have appeared in Counseling Today Magazine, Thriving Family, Kyria and LifeHack.org. She is the author of Shattered: Finding Hope and Healing through the Losses of Life (Leafwood) and Imposter: Gain Confidence, Eradicate Shame and become who God Made You to Be (Siloam). Her new book Think This Not That: Eliminate Toxic Thinking and Rewire Your Brain will be releasing in 2018. Rita earned a B.S. degree in psychology and a master’s degree in counseling from Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia.
Financial: Rita Schulte is in private practice. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Rita Schulte is a member of the American Counseling Association; and the National Board of Certified Counselors.