Gretshen Acevedo Vera

LCSW

About Me

MSW, LCSW


I am a Bilingual (English-Spanish) licensed therapist with a passion to provide person-centered, strengths based, trauma informed and culturally sensitive treatment.


I am strong believer in the idea that we have the solutions to our problems within and encourages clients to do introspection to find their own answers. I strive to create a safe, warm, compassionate environment for clients to heal, explore and learn.

I enjoy working with individuals from all ages and genders. However, as a working latina, mother of 3, I have a passion for working with women and minorities.

I graduated from University of New England with a masters in Clinical Social Work and I have over 5 years of experience working with individuals with severe and persistent mental illness, substance abuse and co-occurring disorders. I been trained in person centered treatment, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma Informed Treatment, Motivational Interviewing and Solution Focused Treatment.

I have experience working with depression, anxiety, self esteem issues, suicide ideations, trauma, relationship issues, among others. I also have extensive training and work experience in crisis intervention and suicide prevention.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
  • Coping with life changes
  • Coaching
Also experienced in:
LGBT , Relationship issues , Trauma and abuse , Eating disorders , Anger management , Infidelity , Life Purpose , Money and Financial Issues , Multicultural Concerns , Self-Love

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 5

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Languages

English

Spanish


Licensing

LCSW #9875-123 (Expires: 2023-02-28)

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