You have taken an important step in reaching out to support your emotional health. My name is Laura Ellington and I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in North and South Carolina with over twenty years experience in mental health counseling, integrated care and hospice.
My approach is based on your needs. We will explore what led you to seek counseling, identify your personal goals and explore together how to meet those goals. You determine the path, my role is to accompany you on this journey as your supporter, advisor and advocate. We will use a strengths based, solution focused, wellness model of counseling. Learning new coping skills is an essential part of the process.. You will find that I am relentlessly focused on your strengths and abilities and offer suggestions about 'thinking out of the box'
Coping with life changes, depression, anxiety, health conditions, social isolation, employment related stress, substance use, and other challenges affect every part of our lives. Finding solutions that work for you will bring opportunities for growth and a better quality of life. What is your dream?? How do you want your life to be different?
Let's explore together!
- Stress, Anxiety
- Self esteem
Addictions , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Trauma and abuse , Sleeping disorders , Anger management , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , Aging and Geriatric Issues , Blended Family Issues , Cancer , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster , Divorce and Separation , Family Problems , First Responder Issues , Hospice and End of Life Counseling , Infidelity , Isolation/Loneliness , Mood Disorders , Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks , Postpartum Depression , Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) , Women's Issues , Workplace Issues Read more...
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
NC LCSW C005264
SC LISW 6270
These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Laura Ellington. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.
Laura is absolutely amazing. She is always so insightful, and really makes me feel like it’s such a safe space. I’ve been with her for almost 2 years now, and she has just helped me so much navigate through my hardships, troubles and life changes. She also is so fantastic with scheduling, and Is so great about working with my weird hospital schedule. 11/10, for sure.
Laura is kind and understanding. She is a great listener and I appreciate the good advice she has given.
I’m extremely fortunate to have Laura as my therapist. She is truly a good listener and stays in touch with me.
Laura is kind and incredibly patient. I highly recommend her!
Laura has the unique ability to always make you feel like you are her entire focus and is up to date each time you talk to her with every single issue in your life. Her wise advice is very thoughtful and she truly comes from a caring place. I could not be more thankful to have Laura walk this journey with me.
I've tried multiple therapists and have had the best experience with Better Help and Laura herself! Highly recommend and works great with any schedule!
Laura has changed my life. She has helped me manage my anxiety and I always leave our conversations feeling so much better and more in control of my life. She is a wonderful listener and really lets me be me. I appreciate her so much!
Laura has been very helpful to me in finding my voice and confidence at work. I reached out for help with some work related issues and she offered some coaching and guidance to point me in the right direction. I'm now in a much better place at work! She has been kind, compassionate and goal focused. Thank you Laura and BetterHelp!
I would highly recommend Laura it was a pleasure meeting her.