Are life’s challenges taking their toll? Are you feeling down and depressed or stressed, losing focus maintaining your daily activities, goals with self, family or work? These emotions can be overwhelming, but you are not alone, and I can help. I’m a licensed clinical social worker with over 25 years of experience. I received my Master‚Äôs degree in social work from Florida State University and am licensed since 1993. I provide therapy for adolescents, adults, and couples. I specialize in treating mood disorders, depression, anxiety, trauma, PTSD, bipolar disorder, substance abuse and other addictions, and compulsive behaviors. I provide a supportive and nonjudgmental environment by encouraging you to explore the past and address any trauma, which may impact the present, or I may assist you in identifying your present thoughts and behaviors that may be reducing your self-esteemMy passion is to be part of your healing process. I will collaborate with you to develop your individual treatment plan. I will use a variety of treatment approaches, such as Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-based Brief focus treatment. I have observed positive and empowering change utilizing these therapies.