17 years of experience conducting psychological evaluations to assess current cognitive and emotional functioning, presence of a learning disability, intellectual disability, ADHD and Autism Spectrum Disorder diagnosis.7 years of experience conducting risk assessments and court testimony related to potential of harm to self and others, inability to care for oneself and/or provide for one's basic needs.I specialize with working with adolescents with significant behavioral issues, helping couples find common ground in difficult circumstances, and helping families find balance and harmony.I also have experience working with addictions and persons dealing with PTSD.
I utilize a variety of play and expressive therapy techniques to include art, sand tray and bibliotherapy.
In a safe and caring environment, we will work together as partners in your treatment, developing a plan to process your trauma and move from the role of victim to that of a strong and successful survivor.
I have experience working with clients who have other anxiety-related disorders and especially focus my practice on working with women and children.""I have extensive experience supporting clients who suffer from trauma-related disorders, including intimate partner violence, child abuse/sexual abuse, post-traumatic stress disorder, depression, and loss and grief issues.
I work with many issues to include: ADHD, Anger Management, Attachment/Reactive Attachment, Trauma, Issues of Early Childhood, Oppositional Defiant, Survivors of Abuse (sexual, physical, emotional, verbal).
Depression/Anxiety, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Grief and Loss, Eating Disorders, Death and Dying, Personality Disorders, Substance Abuse and Recovery, and Chronic Pain/Pain Management.
Our work together will facilitate your personal growth, increase your self-esteem, and set you on a path to reach your personal goals, deepen relationships, and come into the fullness of your life.""I am an experienced clinical social worker with a specialty working with children, families, and adults.