My Approach to Helping
Have you ever felt overwhelmed by everything going on around you? Life has a habit of throwing stones at us that often leave a significant mark on our souls. But the hurt does not have to be a permanent part of our lives. Rather that hurt can be the catalyst for great change and growth if we refuse to let it consume us. Our inner strength is a powerful tool that could be the greatest game changer in our lives.
My approach to working with individuals and families are is to tap into that inner strength and utilize their gifts and talents in order to solve problems, heal hurts, and provide a safe and nurturing home for each other.
More Info About My Practice
I have over ten years worth of experience working with children ages 3-18 in various settings throughout my professional career. I have five years of experience working with children and adolescents with a variety of mental health diagnoses (i.e. Autism Spectrum disorder, ADHD, ODD, etc.). I also have experience addressing behavioral problems, parent-child relationship difficulties, improving parenting skills, and improving communication between family members.
I have experience working with children on building their social skills, coping skills for anxiety and depression, and reducing self-harming behaviors. I also have experience providing Applied Behavioral Analysis Therapy which has been proven efficient in the treatment of Autism.
My Therapy Focus
My therapy focus is primarly utilizing the theories cognitive behavioral and solution focused therapy in order to help clients create more permanent change in their lives rather than temporary relief. Permanent change of mind results in permanent change in behavior which provides more viable solutions to problems.