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Janet Yo, LCSW

Family conflicts Grief Coping with life changes
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About me

Janet Yo is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 15 years of experience working with individual and families. Janet received her Bachelor in Social Work from Michigan State University and her Master of Social Work at the University of Michigan specializing in geriatrics and the aging population. Janet has worked in the medical setting, with HIV/AIDS, and most extensively within Hospice Care.

Janet works with individuals and families who are in the midst of major life changes or, experiencing loss, or transitions. She specializes in working with grief and loss, anxiety, stress, and relationship issues. Janet works to create a safe place to explore life circumstances, both past and present. She's a good listener, sensitive and compassionate when working with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds.

Have you ever felt overwhelmed, stuck, confused, or lonely? In a safe, nonjudgemental space, we can explores your life circumstances or obstacles while building a greater understanding and sense of peace.

Professional experience

3yrs in practice

Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Parenting issues, Self esteem, Depression, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Communication Problems, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, HIV / AIDS, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Immigration Issues

Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy

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Miss Janet is amazing, she has the kindness soul.

Written on Aug 26, 2021 after therapy with Janet for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes