I am a Licensed State of Michigan Master’s Social Worker [LMSW] with Clinical & Macro designation. My overall career has encompassed direct services, supervisory, mid-management, and administrative roles in providing clinical supports and services to diverse populations in varying settings. My practice career and experience extend 30+ years providing mental health/behavioral health supports to families, children and youth, individuals, adult women, and aging adults. Areas of expertise range from providing mental health/behavioral health supports regarding issues/concerns of depression, stress and anxiety, coping with life-changes, relationship issues, family conflict, trauma and abuse, and coping with grief and loss.
My therapeutic approach is client-centered and engaging with genuine respect, compassion, transparency, and sensitivity. Therapeutic strategies include but are not limited to, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy [CBT], Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma Focused Therapy, and Client-Centered Therapy. I recognize and support the strength it takes to strive towards securing a more balanced and fulfilling life.