Mrs. Rita A Schulte
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Mrs. Rita A Schulte

Licensed Professional Counselor | LPC, MA, NBCC, DCC

Rita A. Schulte is a licensed professional counselor in northern Virginia. She is the host of Heartline Radio and a 1-minute feature “Consider This.” Her shows air on several stations. Rita writes for numerous publications and blogs. Her articles have appeared in Counseling Today Magazine, Thriving Family, Kyria and

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), Think This Not That (Leafwood) and her new release in Oct. 2021, Surviving Suicide Loss: Making Your Way Beyond the Ruins (Moody Publishers). Follow her at, on

I have a private counseling practice where I specialize in the treatment of traumatic loss, grief, eating disorders, anxiety and depressive disorders. I am no stranger to loss and suffering. In 2013, I lost my beloved husband to suicide and my world was decimated. I speak candidly around the country about my loss(es) in the hope of helping others to heal.

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