I am licensed in Louisiana with 38 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, coping with grief and loss, & parenting issues. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!
Additional areas of focus: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, ADHD, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Blended Family Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dependent Personality, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Guilt and Shame, Isolation / Loneliness, Midlife Crisis, Mood Disorders, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Phobias, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Social Anxiety and Phobia, Somatization
Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
LA LCSW 2440
My therapist, Brenda is experienced and very professional. She is providing concrete methods for me to observe my thought ,feeling , action patterns. She’s very easy to speak to, and insightful.
Written on Feb 17, 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, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd
Brenda is very knowledgeable and listens. She’s quick to respond with messages and encouraging. I wish I would’ve started sooner.
Written on Feb 06, 2023 after therapy with Brenda for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes
She helps tremendously. Very scientific in her approach. Highly recommend!
Written on Nov 29, 2022 after therapy with Brenda for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and coaching
I absolutely love Brenda! She has helped me become so much happier with myself and with my life in general. She's only been my therapist for a few months and I have tremendous respect for her and the work she does.
Written on Nov 28, 2022 after therapy with Brenda for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and adhd
Brenda is really asking the right questions that get me thinking about my situation more and is being a great help so far.
Written on Oct 11, 2022 after therapy with Brenda for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem