I am licensed in Alabama with 30 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, relationship issues, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in overcoming things that challenge you. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.
Additional areas of focus: Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Career difficulties, Communication Problems, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Infidelity, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Phobias, Post-traumatic Stress, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Gottman Method, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
AL LPC LPC03864
Manilla is great. She responds in a timely manner. She encourages you to keep working on getting better. She asks what you need so she can ensure you are getting the help you need.i recommend her.
Written on Aug 11, 2023 after therapy with Manilla for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, grief, and coping with life changes