My name is Naomi Flowers, LCSW-C. I'm 57, and I live in Maryland. If you read this, then you are beyond ready to make a difference in your life and care for yourself more. I' This step is the most crucial step. Learn to care for yourself, then care for others. I can give: at my age, I've experienced or seen most of what's out there. Depression, sexual assault, suicidal thoughts and feelings, guilt, parent-child relationship building, military, and weather-related traumas, etc. I have advanced practice credentials for Clinical Social Work, LCSW-C to accompany my varied experiences. My experience includes providing services to military members and their families with and without deployment experiences. I have about ten years of active duty experience. My treatment approaches remain the same in the concept of starting where the client is. The sessions are a nuisance based on what the client feels they need to talk about. I use methods and techniques which work best with the client. What clients need is something I learn. I apply techniques needed to assist them with moving forward in their recovery.
Additional areas of focus: LGBT, Sleeping disorders, Anger management, Career difficulties, Depression, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Cancer, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Domestic Violence, Emptiness, Expats, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, HIV / AIDS, Hoarding, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Immigration Issues, Infidelity, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Multicultural Concerns, Polyamory / Nonmonogamous Relationships, Post-traumatic Stress, Prejudice and Discrimination, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sexuality, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Traumatic Brain Injury, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
MD LCSW-C 12425
Very Professional and Knowledgeable.
Written on May 30, 2023 after therapy with Naomi for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, a
She makes me feel listen to and heard. I’m only 2 months in but I don’t feel overwhelmed as much and feel more in control of my reaction to things. With her help and my friends who are able to listen I know I can keep doing my best and celebrating my big and little successes.
Written on May 04, 2023 after therapy with Naomi for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes
Naomi is a very sweet individual, and even though I have had to end things with her due to personal reasons, she was there during a dark period of my life. I was truly lucky to have her placed as my first therapist and I hope her life is nothing but great.
Written on Mar 31, 2023 after therapy with Naomi for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd
Naomi listens carefully and offer insightful observations and ideas. I enjoyed our time together very much.
Written on Mar 15, 2023 after therapy with Naomi for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, and parenting issues
Naomi helped me quite quickly through a difficult period in my life. She is a great listener and assigns helpful worksheets, group sessions and has excellent continuing communication.
Written on Jan 26, 2023 after therapy with Naomi for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, and anger management
I really enjoy talking and sharing my life experiences with her. The insight she gives me is amazing. She makes me think & ask the necessary questions that I need to hear. I really enjoy that. She helps me with my concerns & is very thorough.
Written on Jan 21, 2023 after therapy with Naomi for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes