LCSW, CHt
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 25

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with 25 years of experience in private practice. I am down to earth and pretty much laid back, with a great sense of humor. My approach is holistic, mindful and eclectic using cognitive behavioral and other therapeutic methods as needed. I have worked with clients of all ages and from all walks of life. I specialize in anxiety, depression, grief, relationship issues, self esteem, sexual abuse, domestic violence, parenting, life transitions, blended families, and many other issues that concern my clients. I work well wit...

MA, LPCC/LPC, NCC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Self esteem, Depression
Years of Experience: 5

Hi there and welcome! I know it can be difficult to initially ask for help; thus, I applaud you in doing so! I am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in Ohio, a Licensed Professional Counselor in Arizona, as well as a National Certified Counselor. I received my Master's Degree in Counseling from Franciscan University of Steubenville, in addition to a certificate in Christian counseling. I have had years of experience, successfully working with clients facing anxiety, depression, anger, trauma, poor self-esteem, family problems, marital issues, and a va...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Eating disorders, Depression
Years of Experience: 14

Dr. Peterson obtained her undergraduate degree summa cum laude in Psychology at Arizona State University and her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology at Brigham Young University with an emphasis on eating disorder treatment. She completed a one year internship at Valley Mental Health in Salt Lake City, the fifth largest community mental health center in the Country. While residing in Utah, Dr. Peterson completed numerous psychological and psychosexual evaluations for the Fourth District Juvenile Court. After graduation, she relocated to New Mexico and completed a ...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Depression

Welcome! My name is Ashley Kelly and I am a licensed clinician social worker in Arizona. I received my master’s degree in Social Work from Arizona State University. I have been providing counseling for over five years in various capacities. I am a certified trauma professional and have training in several theories of thought and therapeutic techniques. My therapy style is catered to your specific needs and level of comfort. It would be my honor to help guide you to finding the strength within yourself to overcome whatever obstacle brings you here. I practice f...

Ph.D., LCSW
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, LGBT, Grief, Self esteem
Years of Experience: 16

Safe, Healing & Confidential Welcome! I look forward to working with you to find the stability you desire. If you are experiencing tough choices and life transitions that are impacting how you feel about yourself and life, please know I am here to be an active listener and supporter to help you arrive at decisions that are best for you. Please know that LGBTQ clients are safe here. I work collaboratively to provide active self-care skills within a solution focused and safe environment. You are not alone. During our work together, we will discuss what I can...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Depression
Years of Experience: 4

Hello! I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in Arizona and Texas with 7 years of experience working in the mental health field and 4 years of direct counseling. I received my master of arts degree in professional counseling in 2011. I have worked with clients with a range of concerns including depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, trauma, relationship issues, and also with military veterans of all eras who need help adjusting to civilian life for a number of reasons, especially PTSD. I am thankful to be in this helping field and to work with so many incredi...

MFCT, LPC
Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Parenting issues
Years of Experience: 16

With more than 20 years in the field, and 16 of those in direct counseling work I have come to the conclusion that everyone struggles a bit from time to time. I have worked with numerous families, moving through the trials and tribulations of childhood, adolescence and young adulthood. Parenting isn't easy, and things have become even more complicated with blended family situations and technological advances. Kids have access to more information and parents have more things to worry about. Life is very fast paced and staying connected to our families, friends ...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Family conflicts, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes
Years of Experience: 5

I am here to support you with whatever challenges you are currently facing. I am a mental health counselor licensed in Arizona with over 5 years of experience. I have worked with clients to overcome depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, major life change, relationship issues, parenting problems, and career challenges. I believe that counseling is a brave endeavor. I acknowledge that taking the initial step to begin counseling is a brave choice and that there will be struggles for each client before wellness is achieved. I will tailor our dialog and treatment p...

Specialties: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Trauma and abuse, Parenting issues, Depression
Years of Experience: 15

I’m an LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor) in Arizona and Texas with over fifteen years of clinical experience. I began my counseling career working with abused and neglected teens in a non-profit residential treatment center in Austin, Texas. This initiation into acute trauma therapy paved the way for my continued development as a clinician and began my journey into mindfulness, both for myself and for my clients. Working in constant high intensity, crisis situations took its toll on my nervous system as I wrestled with my own anxiety and eventually full- bl...

MS,LCPC,LCADC
Specialties: Addictions, Trauma and abuse, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Depression
Years of Experience: 13

“Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.” (Author unknown) What battles are you facing? Depression? Anxiety? Addiction? Codependency? Trauma? Low self esteem? Relationship problems? I have over thirteen years of experience helping clients to overcome these issues, and more. I’m licensed as a professional counselor in Maryland and Arizona, and as a drug and alcohol counselor in Maryland. I use a variety of counseling approaches tailored to the needs of my clients, including cognitive behavioral therapy, psychodynamic therapy, Eye Movement Desen...

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