I am here to provide support to you in navigating through life challenges. I commend your courage and willingness to seek assistance. I welcome the opportunity to listen empathically to your concerns and assist you with strategies to achieve your identified goals.
I am licensed in the state of Michigan with 30 years of experience.
My work has been in a variety of settings; outpatient therapy, home care, medical, and school systems. Focus areas have included but are not limited to trauma, anxiety, emotional disorders, grief and loss, conflict resolution, self-esteem, crisis intervention, parenting, and relationship issues.
My practice is built on COURAGE and HOPE: The Opportunity to Heal, Restore and Empower for a healthier you.
Additional areas of focus: Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Communication Problems, Impulsivity, Self-Love
Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy
MI LMSW 6801058580
Althea has been a great help to my personal development. She is supportive, listens, provides feedback and asks engaging questions to help you navigate any issues. It has been an absolute pleasure working with her.
Written on Mar 02, 2023 after therapy with Althea for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, compassion fatigue
It was my first time using BetterHelp and having therapy. Althea made me feel at ease, she was patient and listened without judgement. I felt very comfortable to open up to her about my thoughts and she gave me very useful tools and advice to assist me.
Written on Feb 24, 2023 after therapy with Althea for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and self esteem
Althea is very warm, kind and supportive. She is so great with talking about tough emotions, family trouble and navigating your faith. She made me feel comfortable from the very first meeting and I was able to open up to her quickly about what has been bothering me. She's an amazing therapist.
Written on Feb 07, 2023 after therapy with Althea for 1 month on issues concerning self esteem
Althea has been amazing in sharing her insight and knowledge with me during our sessions. She is thoughtful, patient, calm and knowledgeable, and was able to help navigate me with my self exploration, as well as identify and resolving my problems. I highly recommend Althea to anyone seeking help in their journey to becoming better. Thank you!
Written on Sep 25, 2022 after therapy with Althea for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and parenting issues
Althea is both supportive and analytical , she clearly has experience in different kinds of issues and is willing to help find the best tools to give you. She is open minded and I mostly feel understood when speaking with her. She is great
Written on Oct 23, 2021 after therapy with Althea for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and eating disorders
Althea is a wonderful person & therapist. She is always happy to listen and will then peel back the layers, I would recommend her to anyone if they're needing some guidance on their feelings.
Written on Sep 29, 2021 after therapy with Althea for 7 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and career difficulties