I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and life coach. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, interpersonal relationship issues, professional identity/imposter syndrome, career challenges , transitions and ADHD. I also have experience working with high-performance individuals struggling with work-life balance.
My approach to therapy combines gestalt, person-centered, and solution-focused. I focus on what is happening in the here and now and work with you to gain more insight, awareness, and more satisfaction in your life. I value the relationship and respecting your views, experiences, and culture. I am here to support you and help you achieve your goals.
I look forward to working with you!
Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Parenting issues, Anger management, Depression, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, BDSM, Kink, Alternative Sex Culture, Blended Family Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Divorce and Separation, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Intellectual Disability, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Multicultural Concerns, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships, Postpartum Depression, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Prejudice and Discrimination, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Sexuality, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues
Clinical approaches: Solution-Focused Therapy
VA LPC 0701008407
Very considerate and helpful
Written on Apr 27, 2023 after therapy with Caroline for 4 months on issues concerning relationship issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, coaching, and compassion fatigue
I've tried talking with various therapists ad Dr. Bertolet is an exception for me- shes so easy to talk with and allowing me to start opening up with someone. Highly recommend.
Written on Feb 21, 2023 after therapy with Caroline for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and adhd
My first time talking about to a therapist, I heard you need to find the right one for yourself.. Dr.Bertolet is the right one
Written on Jan 08, 2023 after therapy with Caroline for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, and coaching
Best therapist you could ask for.
Written on Jan 02, 2023 after therapy with Caroline for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, parenting issues, and self esteem
Dr. Bertolet is great! Highly recommended!
Written on Sep 26, 2022 after therapy with Caroline for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and adhd
Dr. Bertolet is absolutely amazing. One of, if not the, best therapist I've ever had. She raises me up, calls me on my bullshit and encourages me to do the work.
Written on Sep 14, 2022 after therapy with Caroline for 6 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, and coaching