Katie Chesanek, MA, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the state of Connecticut. She earned both her Bachelor’s Degree and Master’s Degree in psychology from Central Connecticut State University. She received her Master’s Degree in social work from the University of Connecticut. Katie is a trauma informed therapist who specializes in areas including sexual assault, intimate partner violence, foster care and adoption, grief and loss, and adjustment to illness. Katie believes in the power of therapy in healing from trauma and is trained in a variety of treatment modalities including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, and Family Systems Therapy. She believes that therapy should not be a one size fits all approach and will work to provide the intervention that will best fit your needs.
- Stress, Anxiety
- Relationship issues
- Family conflicts
- Trauma and abuse
Addictions , LGBT , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Bipolar disorder , Depression , Coping with life changes , Abandonment , Adoption and Foster Care , Attachment Issues , Blended Family Issues , Body Image , Cancer , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Chronic Pain Illness and Disability , Co-morbidity , Codependency , Commitment Issues , Communication Problems , Control Issues , Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster , Dependent Personality , Divorce and Separation , Domestic Violence , Emptiness , Family of Origin Issues , Family Problems , Fatherhood Issues , Fertility Issues , First Responder Issues , Forgiveness , Guilt and Shame , Hospice and End of Life Counseling , Impulsivity , Infidelity , Isolation/Loneliness , Jealousy , Life Purpose , Men's Issues , Midlife Crisis , Military and Veterans Issues , Money and Financial Issues , Mood Disorders , Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks , Phobias , Postpartum Depression , Posttraumatic Stress , Pregnancy and Childbirth , Self-Love , Sexual Assault and Abuse , Women's Issues , Workplace Issues , Young Adult Issues Read more...
Attachment-Based Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
LCSW #10308 (Expires: 2021-06-30)
Katherine has been great! She’s very responsive. Offers lots of recommendations and is very supportive. I enjoy my sessions with her.
Katherine is supportive, knowledgeable, compassionate and patient. She offers helpful tools to me and helps me to set goals, enabling me to focus on mindfulness and continue my progress toward ridding myself of excessive anxiety and resulting depression.