Hello! My name is Kayla and I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in the state of Massachusetts. I received my Masters in Social Work from the University of Connecticut. I have experience working with a wide variety of people and concerns, including time spent in an outpatient clinic, a residential program, a psychiatric hospital, and in home services. I have provided individual, family and group counseling with children, adolescents and adults. I have extensive knowledge in treating depression, anxiety, adjustment disorders , anger management and addictions and I am trained in Motivational Interviewing.
In my practice I like to employ a variety of approaches including psycho-education, cognitive behavioral therapy, and mindfulness. I believe in utilizing a strengths based approach along with empathy and respect to assist you in achieving your goals. I am committed to providing a safe and supportive environment for you to explore your challenges and collaboratively creating an individualized plan to meet your counseling needs. My goal is to promote social and emotional health and well-being and for you to leave counseling feeling validated, empowered and confident in your ability to cope with difficult times in life. I look forward to working with you!
- Stress, Anxiety
- Self esteem
I also have experience in LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder
LICSW # 119833 (Expires: 2021-04-30)