Hello, my name is Dr. Annette Solomon and I look forward to working with you. Congratulations... you’ve taken the first steps toward improving your mental health and well-being. It takes tremendous strength and courage to ask for assistance and I’m honored to be a part of your process. I am a licensed psychologist with over 18 years of training and professional experience. I’ve always loved working in the helping field, thus, in 2003, I received my doctorate degree in clinical psychology from Wright State University- School of Professional Psychology (SOPP).
Over the years I’ve specialized in culturally competent therapy with individuals who have challenges with a variety of disorders and/ or life concerns such as addictions, trauma and abuse, diversity issues, and being diagnosed with chronic medical conditions (HIV/ AIDS, spinal cord injuries, stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, etc.). I also have experience working with our Veteran population and being a part of diverse medical teams.
My interaction and professional style is warm, compassionate, and strength- based. I utilize motivational interviewing along with cognitive-behavioral, humanistic, and solution-focused techniques to help you achieve your goals. We will discuss and document an individualized treatment plan based on empirically supported techniques.
Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Blended Family Issues, Cancer, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, HIV / AIDS, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Multicultural Concerns, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Prejudice and Discrimination, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Love, Sex Addiction, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Sexuality, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Existential Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
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Dr. Solomon is great to work with. I appreciate the tools she has shared to help me navigate some of my issues. She’s thoughtful, very patient and insightful. Highly recommend.
Written on Aug 20, 2023 after therapy with Annette for 5 months on issues concerning relationship issues, and self esteem
Great for nervous first timer! She listens to everything and helps me with my journey
Written on Feb 25, 2023 after therapy with Annette for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd
Dr Solomon is very kind and very helpful to me her methods and exercises helps me a lot I really appreciate her
Written on May 17, 2022 after therapy with Annette for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, sleeping disorders, self esteem, bipolar disorder, and compassion fatigue
Thank you for discussing my points of view on life, they’re not always the same as others and that causes anxiety
Written on Apr 18, 2022 after therapy with Annette for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and coaching
She has really helped me through a lot of personal things I was going through and she was very relatable and I appreciate her fully for being there
Written on Feb 08, 2022 after therapy with Annette for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and anger management
She has been amazing, even when I have personal things happening she is very understanding and willing to work with me. I enjoy speaking with her and feel I can find constructive advice for my situations.
Written on Jan 27, 2022 after therapy with Annette for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigu