Greetings, my name is Monica. I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker-Supervisor in the state of Ohio; I also hold clinical licenses in the states of Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin. I have over fifteen years of experience as a social worker. I have experience in helping clients with: stress and anxiety; life changes; Isolation & Loneliness; compassion fatigue; motivation, self esteem, and confidence; Aging and Geriatric issues; Serious Illness; Hospice and End of Life Counseling: coping with grief and loss. I believe that you are the expert of your story and that you have many strengths that will assist you in your journey. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!
Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Trauma and abuse, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Coaching, ADHD, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Cancer, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Immigration Issues, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and Financial Issues, Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
OH LISW I.1600267-SUPV
IL LCSW 149022500
Monica is the support system that I needed to address past trauma and gain coping skills and clarity for a better future. She is kind, wise, and helpful. I am so grateful for Monica and BetterHelp.
Written on Feb 07, 2023 after therapy with Monica for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, and coping with life changes