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Martha Fay, LCSW

Stress, Anxiety Relationship issues Self esteem Depression Coping with life changes
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About me

Martha K Fay MSW, LCSW attended Barry University for her undergraduate and graduate program of study in social work . Ms. Fay  graduated with a Master in Social ( MSW ) in 2005.  Ms. Fay has worked in the mental health and medical fields for 14 years in the capacity of Mental Health Targeted Case Manager, Mental Health Counselor, Special Needs Coordinator for Military Families and most recently she has opened a private practice.  Ms. Fay has experience in child welfare and domestic violence issues ; she specializes in  the areas  of depression , anxiety , trauma , marriage and family , life coaching. Ms. Fay uses an eclectic approach , structuring the modality of treatment to the individual client and client situation. Ms. Fay is also a qualified supervisor for Social Work counseling interns as well as Marriage and Family counseling interns. Ms. Fay  resides in Central Florida where she lives with her husband, two daughters and several pets

Professional experience

15yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Relationship issues Self esteem Depression Coping with life changes

Additional areas of focus: Addictions, LGBT, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Antisocial Personality, Attachment Issues, Avoidant Personality, 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, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Dissociation, Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Eating and Food-Related Issues, Emptiness, Expats, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Fertility Issues, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Immigration Issues, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Multicultural Concerns, Narcissism, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Personality Disorders, Phobias, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Prejudice and Discrimination, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sex Addiction, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Sexual Dysfunction, Sexuality, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Somatization, Traumatic Brain Injury, Visually Impaired, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Existential Therapy, Imago Relationship Therapy, Jungian Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Somatic Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

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These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Martha Fay. 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.

Martha is phenomenal. She's easy to talk to and has insightful feedback.

Written on Aug 10, 2021 after therapy with Martha for 1 year and 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, parenting issues, anger management, bipolar disorder, and adhd

Always feel comfortable talking with Martha.

Written on Jul 03, 2021 after therapy with Martha for 1 year and 5 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, and anger management

great listener, very relatable and understanding. So glad we were matched because she has helped me tremendously in such a short period of time. Very thankful for Martha and this whole experience.

Written on May 25, 2021 after therapy with Martha for 1 month on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and coping with life changes

Martha is the best. I knew I had issues, I just didn't know what they were. Martha's insight has really helped me identify my problems, and thanks to her suggestions and advice, I'm honestly in a better place now.

Written on Mar 12, 2021 after therapy with Martha for 9 months on issues concerning depression, trauma and abuse, and self esteem

I look forward to our sessions. Martha is very easy to talk to and always has things to share to get me through my situation/day/week.... I recommend her to anyone who needs a person with a positive attitude and outlook to connect with.

Written on Nov 02, 2020 after therapy with Martha for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, self esteem, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue

She has years of professional and personal experience dealing with whatever issues you may need to work through. We’ve been working together for a short time, but already she has made an impact on the way I live my life- for the better.

Written on Jul 15, 2020 after therapy with Martha for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, bipolar dis