Hello! I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) and Private Independent Practitioner (PIP) with over 10 years of experience in depression, anxiety, substance abuse issues, end of life, and grief counseling. I have worked in hospital settings, nursing facilities, and hospice care during my career. I have experience with clients from various populations and mental health concerns and I believe in meeting the client where they are.
My counseling approach is client centered. The treatment plan is client driven and I act as facilitator to help them achieve their goals. I believe that people should be treated with respect and compassion in an environment that promotes active listening and empathy . Clients should feel supported without labels and judgement. I would be happy to assist you on your path of well-being.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Parenting issues, Career difficulties, Depression, Compassion fatigue, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Forgiveness, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Military and Veterans Issues, Multicultural Concerns, Postpartum Depression, Prejudice and Discrimination, Self-Love, Women's Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
AL LICSW 3721C