Hello, I am licensed clinical social worker in Pennsylvania, Virginia and Delaware with 8 years of clinical work experience and 18 years of social work experience. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, coping with grief and loss, & anger management in outpatient, inpatient, and virtual spaces. I work with my clients to create an open and safe environment where thoughts and feelings can be shared without fear of judgment. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process with compassion and empathy. I value the strength of mindfulness practices in leading to a path of hope and resiliency.
Additional areas of focus: Grief, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Cancer, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Domestic Violence, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Impulsivity, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Midlife Crisis, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Multicultural Concerns, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Post-traumatic Stress, Prejudice and Discrimination, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Workplace Issues
Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Somatic Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy, Internal Family Systems
PA LCSW CW020565
DE LCSW Q1-0012303
VA LCSW 0904014335
I think Tom is a great listener and understands my situation a lot. He's patient with me, let's me talk when I need to, and encourages me with a lot of helpful advice and information. I look forward to our next session together
Written on Aug 28, 2022 after therapy with Thomas for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd
So far I feel comfortable and feel like I have found someone who listens and advise which is comforting.
Written on Jul 19, 2022 after therapy with Thomas for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem
Written on Jun 05, 2022 after therapy with Thomas for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, coaching, and adhd
I find Tom to be very compassionate , professional , as well as accessible He is an active listener and is extremely patient. Tom has a varied background , with many areas of experience , including trauma , which I believe is essential . He seems to value individual lived experience and practice. a client propelled model. I’m still getting to know him and how he works but I would recommend him . I appreciate his humanity and kindness , as well as his wisdom!
Written on May 30, 2022 after therapy with Thomas for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, compassion fatigue, and adhd