I am a social worker licensed in Michigan with 7 years of experience in the clinical field. I have worked with clients to addresses crisis intervention, life transitions, and chronic anxiety and depression. My areas of passion also includes crisis of faith, body image, self-harm, and eating disorders.
My counseling style is warm, interactive, and dynamic. I see my role primarily of that of a mentor and coach. I believe counseling is best done with a positive relationship and unconditional compassion. I strive to meet clients where they’re at in terms of faith and relationships. I focus on client centered therapy with clients setting the goals and pace of our sessions. I firmly believe clients know themselves best, and I am coming alongside to support the journey! My counseling style tends to be a bit eclectic, and I take from solution focused, CBT, DBT, and motivational interviewing models.
It takes a lot of personal strength to reach out for help! I look forward to getting to know you and working with you.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Depression, Compassion fatigue, Body Image, Control Issues, Eating and Food-Related Issues, Forgiveness, Impulsivity, Isolation/Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Self-Harm, Self-Love, Trichotillomania, Women's Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
MI LMSW 6801095800
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Incredibly friendly and listens well. The conversations are supportive, positive, and enjoyable. Look forward to my sessions every week.
Written on Jan 29, 2023 after therapy with Angela for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem
Honest, caring and insightful. She has made such a positive impact on my life. Thank you!
Written on Dec 30, 2022 after therapy with Angela for 3 months on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and anger management
She is very helpful. A very good listener and understands things that are going on in your life.
Written on Nov 01, 2022 after therapy with Angela for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and family conflicts
Thank you for listening and for your prayers for me too. Holly
Written on Sep 15, 2022 after therapy with Angela for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, bipolar disorder, and coping with life changes
Angela has helped me transform my mental health further than I ever thought possible. I cannot thank her enough for all of the help she has given me, and I plan on continuing to reach out for that same help for the foreseeable future.
Written on Sep 02, 2022 after therapy with Angela for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and coping with life changes
I was very skeptical about the intimacy of an online service but Angela makes me feel comfortable and supported even from afar. She is always able to make sense of my rambling internal monologues.
Written on May 12, 2022 after therapy with Angela for 1 year and 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and eating disorders