My Approach to Helping
Tima Tucker carries a graduate degree from Wayne State University, School of Social Work and undergraduate from Wayne State University in Psychology with more than 6 years experience in Self-Awareness, Relationships and Attachment using therapeutic techniques informed by Irvin D. Yalom.
Tima respectfully creates genuine supportive therapeutic relationships in a relaxed clinical setting with a unique CBT approach with her patients. Using every opportunity of connecting with her patients to experience despair and then repair, to uncover and release mental blockage. Tima Tucker is continuing her education in her third year PhD program in a Clinical Research Social Work Track.
““If we climb high enough, we will reach a height from which tragedy ceases to look tragic.”
― Irvin D. Yalom, M.D.
Women and Family Clinical Psycho-Therapist
Tima Tucker, LMSW, IMH-E®(II), EAS-C
How Psychotherapy Can Help
Tuckerville is able to provide the best quality psycho-therapy.
Psychotherapy is a general term for treating mental health problems by talking with a licensed mental health social workers, psychiatrist, psychologist or other licensed human service providers.
During psychotherapy, Tuckerville can help you learn about your condition and your moods, feelings, thoughts and behaviors. Psychotherapy helps you learn how to take control of your life and respond to challenging situations with healthy coping skills.
There are many types of psychotherapy, each with its own approach. Tuckerville's type of psychotherapy depends on your individual situation. Psychotherapy is also known as talk therapy, counseling, psychosocial therapy or, simply therapy.
Psychotherapy can be helpful in treating most mental health problems, including:
Anxiety disorders, such as obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), phobias, panic disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Mood disorders, such as depression or bipolar disorder
Addictions, such as alcoholism, drug dependence or compulsive gambling
Eating disorders, such as anorexia or bulimia
Personality disorders, such as borderline personality disorder or dependent personality disorder