Petra Ferreira

LMHC

About me

Child and family focused professional with over 20 years of experience establishing and maintaining effective relationships with a diverse mix of children and adults by gaining their trust and respect through an unparalleled dedication to meeting and exceeding their expectations. Fluently trilingual to effectively manage diversity and maximize cross-cultural sensitivity.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Family conflicts
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
  • ADHD
Also experienced in:
LGBT , Relationship issues , Trauma and abuse , Grief , Anger management , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , Autism and Asperger Syndrome , Control Issues , Family Problems , Forgiveness , Mood Disorders , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Languages

English

Portuguese


Licensing

MA LMHC 12802


Reviews

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

Written on Aug 09, 2022 after therapy with Petra for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd

My therapist, Petra Ferreira has been nothing but positive and lovely! I was so nervous to start therapy but she makes me instantly comfortable and makes me feel safe to share my struggles!

Written on May 20, 2022 after therapy with Petra for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, and adhd

Petra does such a good job making therapy not feel like a chore! She is very easy to talk to and I can tell she is really listening. Overall cannot say enough good things .

Written on Apr 10, 2022 after therapy with Petra for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, self esteem, and adhd

Petra is really great at validating feelings and helping you manage them. So funny and kind!

Work with me!