I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Missouri with over 6 years of professional work experience. I have been a School Social Worker for 7 years with experience in working with children aged 3 through 19 years old. In addition to working with adolescents, I work with school staff and their parents/guardians to help with student success. I also work with a local women’s shelter providing therapy and parenting classes for the women seeking shelter from domestic violence.
I am also an Advanced Certified Trauma & Resilience Practitioner helping clients work through traumatic events specifically trauma that occurred during childhood. When I am not working, I am training my community through the Master ACE (Adverse Childhood Experiences) Interface to help communities and individuals find resiliency despite going through traumatic experiences.
I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.
I believe we are all trying to find our way through life’s journey and I’m here to help your grow through what you go through.
Additional areas of focus: Family conflicts, Adoption and Foster Care, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Blended Family Issues, Communication Problems, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Emptiness, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Prejudice and Discrimination, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Gottman Method, Solution-Focused Therapy
MO LCSW 2021047220
Brittnie provides a space free of judgment and full of empathy and kindness. She very quickly felt like talking to a good friend.
Written on Sep 14, 2023 after therapy with Brittnie for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, and adhd
Very caring and a great listener! 10/10
Written on Jun 28, 2023 after therapy with Brittnie for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and self esteem
Brittnie has been so amazing! She is wonderful at listening and responding with helpful and insightful answers. I feel heard and supported. I can't wait to continue working with her.
Written on May 23, 2023 after therapy with Brittnie for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem
She is wonderful!!! I love her! She listens and is so encouraging and makes me feel like my feelings are valid.
Written on May 15, 2023 after therapy with Brittnie for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, grief, parenting issues, anger management, and coping with life changes