I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) based in Indiana with 20 years of experience. I have worked with people challenged by depression, anxiety, substance use, family challenges, and life changing situations. My approach is solution focused, client centered, and strengths based drawing heavily from Cognitive Behavioral Theory. I also believe in taking a Holistic approach to health, as our body and minds are connected.
When working with clients I strive to make the therapy experience genuine, positive, respectful, and safe. I know that Change is Hard. I will work with you to overcome things that are challenging you. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy takes courage and I am proud of you for getting started! I am excited to meet you. We will work together to identify your goals and make plans to achieve them!
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Emptiness, Guilt and Shame, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
IN LCSW 34005479A
She has helped me with grief, anxiety, finding my sense of self, prioritizing, and reframing my thoughts. Her thoughtful holistic practice has made a meaningful impact.
Written on Aug 28, 2023 after therapy with Gloria for 4 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, anger management, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue
Gloria shows concern of your situation and gives suggestions on things to help you.
She is truly a very professional and helpful counselor.
Written on Jul 18, 2023 after therapy with Gloria for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and adhd
Gloria is an active and intelligent listener. I greatly appreciate the resources and worksheets she provides.
Written on Jul 04, 2023 after therapy with Gloria for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue
Gloria gives insights and challenges ways to think about things. Only a few weeks on, but nice to have support.
Written on Feb 14, 2023 after therapy with Gloria for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, grief, parenting issues, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and coaching
Written on Feb 08, 2023 after therapy with Gloria for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, compassion fatigue, and adhd
Written on Dec 15, 2022 after therapy with Gloria for 1 month on issues concerning anger management