I am licensed in Ohio with 20 years of professional work experience. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.
Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Trauma and abuse, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Depression, Coping with life changes, Coaching, Compassion fatigue, Adoption and Foster Care, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Attachment Issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Communication Problems, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Family Problems, Hearing Impaired, Intellectual Disability, Jealousy, Multicultural Concerns, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Prejudice and Discrimination, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Traumatic Brain Injury, Women's Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
OH LPCC E.0004302-SUPV
Dr. Ward-Gravely is a kind and caring therapist with great wisdom and guidance. She holds a very positive outlook in life and situations. She is very supportive and helpful in listening and guidance through tough situations and what comes and goes through life. I highly recommend Dr. Ward-Gravely.
Written on Sep 18, 2023 after therapy with Valenta for 10 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, and coping with life changes
Dr. Ward-Gravely was exactly the right therapist at exactly the right time. She listens deeply and offers great insight and guidance. She helped me work through some longstanding issues and I am so grateful. My relationships are moving in the right direction.
Written on Jul 06, 2023 after therapy with Valenta for 3 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, career difficulties, and coaching
Dr Ward is just amazing.
She's a keen listener and actually show's care.
She doesn't have automates responses
Written on Mar 21, 2023 after therapy with Valenta for 2 months on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, and self esteem
A great therapist and is very helpful
Written on Feb 17, 2023 after therapy with Valenta for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and coping with life changes
She is insightful and allows for you to talk through ways to address problems. We built strategies together allowing me to plan and address my issues.
Written on Jan 19, 2023 after therapy with Valenta for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and adhd