Hello and thank you for taking the time to read my personal statement! I am a licensed professional counselor with over 20 years experience working with all ages of individuals. My professional history, as well as my approach in working with people is eclectic and heartfelt. I strive to create a warm, comfortable environment where people feel safe and confident. I have an extensive history working with children and their families, specifically those who have behavioral issues. Although positive behavioral planning and intervention is my passion, I also work with individuals that are experiencing stress, anxiety and life challenges. My approach is very client centered and mindful, for I am dedicated to assisting others in the positive navigation of their challenging situations.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, LGBT, Relationship issues, Grief, Eating disorders, Sleeping disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Blended Family Issues, Body Image, Codependency, Communication Problems, Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Hypnotherapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
TN LPC 3758
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Great therapist! She saved my life!
Written on Oct 17, 2022 after therapy with Stephanie for 2 years and 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, self esteem, and career difficulties
She is relatable, kind, funny, and so knowledgeable. It’s is the perfect combination for me as a client with trauma. Not only do I want to talk to her regularly, I see her regular guidance as a necessity in my life.
Written on Jun 16, 2022 after therapy with Stephanie for 2 years on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, and self esteem
Absolutely love working with her. Listens and I feel like she gives me what I need
Written on Mar 09, 2022 after therapy with Stephanie for 1 year and 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and self esteem
Stephanie is kind and easy to talk to. I feel that she deeply cares about my well-being and wants me to thrive. She asks good questions and gives appropriate advice.
Written on Oct 12, 2021 after therapy with Stephanie for 6 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, anger management, career difficulties, coaching, and adhd
I wouldn’t have gotten through the last year without this woman. She is an incredible human. She listens well, respects my feelings and decisions, and helps me stay grounded. Everyone needs a Stephanie!
Written on May 24, 2021 after therapy with Stephanie for 11 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, eating disorders, self esteem, anger management, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue
Stephanie is so easy to talk to. Like a mother figure! Thankful for her help & expertise.
Written on Jan 21, 2021 after therapy with Stephanie for 10 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes