I am a Licensed Independent Social Worker (LISW) who specializes in treating adults and adolescents who are struggling with addiction or substance abuse, depression, anxiety, trauma, personality disorders, thought disorders and relationship issues. I earned my Master’s degree from The Ohio State University and I completed a post-graduate training at The Gestalt Institute of Central Ohio.
I have worked in private practice, residential treatment, and community mental health settings. I utilize Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT). I am trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) by the EMDR Institute which is utilize for trauma therapy. I aim to empower my clients as they work through their current issues, while learning new coping skills and become conscious of their patterns of thinking. I will support and guide you as you grow, heal, and achieve your personal goals toward a more meaningful life.