Therapy for YOUR modern life.

Our team of therapists is comprised of clinicians with unique specializations who offer varying availability in BALTIMORE CITY in both our Uptown Mt. Washington (21209) office and our new Midtown Mt. Vernon (21209) office locations in order to work within your modern life, not against it.

Space Between Counseling Services is committed to serving as a holding space for all clients free from any racist, sexist, homophobic, transphobic, or ableist behavior.


Meet Susan

Susan Stork, LCPC, NCC is both the founder of Space Between Counseling Services and a Relationship Therapist working with Millennials, Xennials, Gen Xers, and Boomers through both individual and couples work.  Susan specializes in assisting her clients to deal with stress, high-functioning anxiety, neurodiversity, trauma and/or depression.  Susan also works with those who identify as being “Black Sheep” – or what Susan dubs as “Black Unicorns”, trailblazers and family-disrupters or first generation pioneers, in addition to either formally un-parented or under-parented adults.

Susan works with both Type A’s and those who identify as linear thinkers, as well as non-linear thinkers such as creative types & tinkerers.  In addition, Susan works with self-identified geeks & nerds, polyamorous & kinky folks, the LGBTQIAP+ community and culturally woke individuals.  

Susan helps her clients to balance busy schedules as they tackle stress and the modern challenges of coupleship.  Utilizing Stan Tatkin’s PACT approach, Susan helps both her individual and couples move through the muck of life and into more abundant mindsets and securely functioning relationships.  Additionally, as a Certified Brainspotting clinician, Susan utilizes BSP to assist her clients in trauma processing & deep creative work. As a previous Baltimore City Schools educator, Susan deeply values lifelong learning and is currently enrolled in the Sexual Health Certificate Program at the University of Michigan.  


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To schedule with Susan, please call Susan directly at (443) 527-2042 or email


Meet Brittany

Brittany Spencer,  LGPC

Individuals & Couples {ages 18+} whom identify within the LGBTQIA community & adults experiencing loss, grief, PTSD, post-traumatic growth, and/or struggling with difficult transitions within quarter-life decisions. Additionally, Brittany is skilled at assisting athletes increase their peak preformance in sports.


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To schedule with Brittany, call (202) 455-5102 or email her directly at  

Meet Noelle

Noelle Benach, LGPC, is an individual and relationship therapist who has a passion for working with Baltimore folks seeking to explore, understand and heal symptoms of stress, anxiety, depression & trauma.  

Noelle is particularly passionate about working with modern couples/co-habitators, queer folks, cisgender partners of trans individuals, college & masters level students, women and queer people working in industrial trade professions, creatives, parents, and professional caretakers like teachers, nurses, nannies, and social workers.

Noelle works with adults 20's, 30's & 40's as well as individuals in their late teens {ages 16+} as they juggle the stress and demands of modern life such as transitions, marginalization & more. Noelle works with couples and individuals in relationships who identify as polyamorous or consensually non-monogamous.

Utilizing an integrative approach of existential, acceptance and commitment, person-centered therapies, Noelle provides her clients with both empathy and transparency in order to facilitate both self-awareness and growth. Noelle is a Prepare-Enrich certified provider. Additionally, Noelle has completed level one training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy. Noelle is also a phase one Brainspotting Practitioner.


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To schedule a complimentary 15-minute phone consultation with Noelle, please call Noelle directly at (443) 863-8670 or email


MEET Emily

emily barr, LGPC

Adult females {ages 18+} experiencing stress, depression & anxiety, individuals going through difficult life transitions, and/or navigating quarrelsome relationships. Additionally, Emily is skilled at assisting individuals in combating perfectionism, developing a creative balance, and forming a healthy identity.


Saturday PM - Mt. washington

To schedule with Emily, please call Emily directly at (410) 324-3960 or email


Who We Are:

Space Between Counseling Services (SBCS) is a group therapy practice located in Mount Washington (Baltimore City), Maryland. SBCS serves individual adults, adult couples, and families from the Baltimore area and beyond, by helping our clients navigate the tougher, more confusing times in modern life with skilled, warm, and comprehensive support.

Why We Do What We Do:

Here at Space Between Counseling Services, we believe that life can be hard, painful and lonely during certain stages and transitions in our human development.  With this in mind, SBCS is here for you when life gets really hard, or you need an additional support. We believe that everyone deserves an abundance of support, someone they can safely and confidentially turn to to help figure things out, make sense of their situation, and figure out how to get to where they desire to be. Our primary goal is to help you feel better in your day-to-day life.

What Makes Us Different:

We know that modern life is busy, full, and complex. So we’ve designed SBCS to account for that. From our online booking and scheduling system to having therapists who work early morning, late evening, and weekend hours, to maintaining a handpicked referral list of other local providers in the Baltimore area, our goal is to help make therapy feel more accessible and to get you the kind of supports your modern life needs. And, our own respect for structure means that WE'RE prompt, responsive, and consistent. WE respect your time and use our time together to help you find real insights that help you continue to make positive changes between our sessions.

Want To Work With Us? 

We invite you to give us a call at 443.527.2042 or to book an initial consult session online here so that we can match you up with one of our wonderful counselors and get your first therapy session booked right away.

we're Hiring!

Interested in joining our team at Space Between Counseling Services?

Details of employment opportunities and job descriptions will be posted regularly. If interested in applying, please review the current listings below and submit your resume and cover letter (being sure to answer all the questions asked in the job description) to



Open Positions:

Weekend: Part-Time Licensed Therapist (ideally - LCPC, LMFT, LCSW-C, will consider LG’s if ideal fit)

To apply, please email with the following:

  • 1. Cover letter

  • 2. Resume

  • 3. Answers to the following supplemental questions:

Are you available to work Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays (AM’s and PM’s) regularly and to carry a caseload of minimum 10 clients but ideally 15?

Weekend Evenings Needed!

  1. What can you offer the clients at our practice that another clinician may not?

  2. Why are you looking to join this group instead of opening up your own private practice?

  3. What is your familiarity or experience working with adults, couples, teens AND approach to gender diversity + trauma?

  4. Describe your ideal client and your theoretical approach.

  5. What are your long-term career goals? Where do you see yourself in 3 years?

  6. What other job(s)/internships do you currently have?

  7. Are there any days/times that you cannot work? Is this flexible?

  8. When are you available to begin working?

  9. What is your desired hourly wage / fee per 50-minute session?

  10. What is important about you as a candidate that does not come across in a resume ?

Benefits of 1099 Contract / Employment:

  • Competitive compensation with bonus opportunities.

  • Consistent referrals with light marketing efforts required by you.

  • Enjoyable, diverse, motivated, and rewarding clients.

  • Professional, fun, and detail-oriented support team available to you.

  • Deeply collaborative, direct, curious, and supportive work environment full of Radical Candor. *** Radical Candor: Challenging Directly and showing you Care Personally at the same time. Radical Candor helps you and your team do the best work of your lives.

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