I am licensed in Michigan with over 10 years of professional work experience. I hold a Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science and a Master's degree in Social Work. Scope of practice per Michigan Compiled Laws: "The application of specialized clinical knowledge and advanced clinical skills in the areas of assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders, conditions, and addictions. Treatment methods include the provision of advanced social work case management and casework and individual, couple, family, or group counseling and psychotherapy whether in private practice or other settings."
I have experience in helping clients with coping with life changes. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support and empower you in that journey.
Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Grief, Self esteem, Compassion fatigue, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Military and Veterans Issues
MI LMSW 6801111227
Brenda is kind and sympathetic. She listens intently and offers various tools along with her counsel.
Written on Apr 17, 2023 after therapy with Brenda for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd
I’m very glad to start my journey of healing with Brenda. Her way of administering care and therapy is already helping. I’m grateful.
Written on Apr 04, 2023 after therapy with Brenda for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, coping with life changes, coaching, compassion fatigue,