I am licensed in New Mexico with 13 years of professional clinical work experience and 25 years experience as a social worker in different contexts. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, & depression. 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. 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, Adoption and Foster Care, Blended Family Issues, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Dissociation, Divorce and Separation, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Guilt and Shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Isolation/Loneliness, Jealousy, Mood Disorders, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Self-Harm, Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
NM LCSW C-08596
These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Catherine Sims. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.
Love her, availability is difficult currently. She’s very attentive and amazing. Just need more availability.
Written on Jan 16, 2023 after therapy with Catherine for 8 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and addictions
seems to understand the issues i.m having and brings real practical tools to manage my issues, reaches out quite often, which is extremely helpful support.
Written on Dec 10, 2022 after therapy with Catherine for 6 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, trauma and abuse, and self esteem
Catherine is extremely supportive and responsive. She helps me to change my perspective and always gives me food for thought that I can take with me into the next week in between our video sessions. Very grateful to be working with her.
Written on Nov 25, 2022 after therapy with Catherine for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, career difficulties, and coping with life changes
Catherine Sims has been amazing to work with. She understood my concerns and built a strong relationship then helped me to find strategies and resources to bring me to a better place mentally. So thankful to have the opportunity to work with her.
Written on Oct 04, 2022 after therapy with Catherine for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, anger management, coping with life changes, and adhd
Cathy Sims is just the absolute best. I am so grateful to have her in my life and in my corner.
Written on Jun 01, 2022 after therapy with Catherine for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes
I just started seeing Catherine and I feel very good about my experience so far, I can't give an in depth review since we've just started out... but I gotta say that I feel really positive about this whole experience and Catherine seems like a great fit for my complicated needs!
Written on May 29, 2022 after therapy with Catherine for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue