About Me

Tammi is a licensed independent social worker supervisor, having practiced for more than 5 years. She earned her bachelor’s degree from The Ohio State University in Sociology and progressed on to earn her Master’s degree in Social Work from University of Southern California with a specialization in military mental health.

Tammi has worked in various settings both community based and office based providing a unique experience working with adults and children experiencing diverse mental health diagnosis, social/emotional concerns, personality disorders, relationship conflict issues, trauma and abuse, substance use disorders and with the LGBTQ+ community. She is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, EMDR, Solution Focused, CPS, Trauma-Informed care, ACT and Client Centered treatment. Tammi has supervised both inpatient and out patient rehabilitation facilities for substance use disorders as well as mental health. Tammi has also worked closely with trauma and abuse survivors as well as those within the LGBTQ+ community who've experienced not only trauma and abuse but personal identification struggles and the impact of discrimination. Tammi has experience with family and couple therapy, working with the individuals to increase communication and healthy relationships.

Tammi utilizes a client centered approach as she believes it is important to value and incorporate clients autonomy, personal strengths as well as personal expertise throughout the process of skill building and empowerment. Tammi strives to provide the space where healing can be a marathon not a sprint leading to a lifelong toolbox of strategies to manage life on a daily.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
LGBT , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Coping with life changes , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Abandonment , Adoption and Foster Care , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Gottman Method, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

SC LISW 14858


Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Tamara Walker. 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 Nov 21, 2022 after therapy with Tamara for 10 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, and anger management

She's real but gentle in her approach. Very relatable and helps me feel heard. Very capable in helping me see different angles into approaching issues.

Written on Oct 11, 2022 after therapy with Tamara for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd

Very helpful and kind in every session.

Written on Aug 19, 2022 after therapy with Tamara for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, and adhd

Tammi and I clicked right away. She is incredibly intuitive and is so so smart. I can tell her approach to therapy is going to be exactly what I need to improve and learn about myself.

Written on Aug 17, 2022 after therapy with Tamara for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coping with life changes, coaching, compass

The best I have worked with so far. Tamara understood my concerns and quickly helped me develop a plan on how to address them with a varied toolbox.

Written on May 13, 2022 after therapy with Tamara for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem

Tamara is an amazing person and therapist. She is easy to talk to and I really like her personality. In the short amount of time that I've had her as my therapist, I wouldn't want anyone else. I trust her and feel like I've grown as a person since meeting with her and taking her advise.

Written on May 01, 2022 after therapy with Tamara for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and addictions

Tamara has been spectacular. She’s taught me a lot and helped me to understand myself.

Written on Apr 26, 2022 after therapy with Tamara for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and coaching

Ms Walker is a great therapist and is very experienced. She will identify the root causes of your mental health issues and will address them in an effective manner.

Work with me!