I am a Clinical Social Worker and have worked in the counseling field for 5 years. I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Dependency Counseling and a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice in 2011 and graduated with a master’s degree in social work in 2015 and am currently working on my doctorate in Social Work. I have met the national and New Mexico state requirements to become a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Licensed Substance Abuse Associate. My work history includes working with those incarcerated, abused, and neglected children and those with disabilities in the educational field. I also currently work with people suffering from depression, anxiety, trauma, and adjustment issues. I focus on the person-centered, strengths-based, cognitive-behavioral, and systems theory, however, each client is approached based on their individual needs and desires for therapy.
Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Adoption and Foster Care, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Divorce and Separation, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Mood Disorders, Personality Disorders, Post-traumatic Stress, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Gottman Method, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
NM LCSW C-10904