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Monica Chwojdak, LPC

Stress, Anxiety Relationships Family conflicts Trauma, Abuse Depression
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About me

I am a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and have been working in the mental health field since 2007. I am comfortable working with clients who are struggling with a wide range of issues including , anxiety, depression, self-harm, self-esteem, life transitions, etc.
I am an US Army veteran and have extensive experience working with active duty, veterans, law enforcement, first responders, firefighters, and government agents on challenges that come with their profession or trauma exposure as well as Post-traumatic stress issues.
I utilize a client-centered approach in my therapy, working hard to create a non-judgemental and supportive environment to support my clients and help them realize their strengths, potential and resiliency. I can’t wait to meet you.

Special Interests
Concerns/Issues of Active Duty Military Members, Veterans, and Families
Trauma of First Responders, Medical/Mental Health Caregivers, Law Enforcement
Professionals of High Risk or Unsafe Careers & Family Members
Transition and Adjustment Issues
Self-esteem and Identity Concerns
Self-Harm/Suicide Ideation

Professional experience

10yrs in practice
Stress, Anxiety Relationships Family conflicts Trauma, Abuse Depression

Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Attachment issues, Avoidant Personality, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication problems, Control issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dissociation, Divorce and separation, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Isolation / loneliness, Jealousy, Life purpose, Midlife crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Mood disorders , Panic disorder and panic attacks, Post-traumatic stress, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-love, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Social anxiety and phobia, Traumatic Brain Injury, Women's issues, Workplace issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Services offered

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License information

VA LPC 0701005917