Hello! I am a licensed clinical social worker in California with 3 years of professional work experience. I also recently earned my PhD in social work. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. I utilize cognitive behavioral therapy to help clients better understand the relationship between thoughts and feelings. 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: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Anger management, Career difficulties, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Traumatic Brain Injury, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy
CA LCSW 83469
Stephanie is the best! After our first session, I felt immediately connected and felt like she was my "therapy friend". I couldn't wait to tell my friends about my new therapist!
Written on Jun 07, 2023 after therapy with Stephanie for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and self esteem