One word that people tend to use to describe me is "welcoming". I think it's important to show Unconditional Positive Regard towards everyone.
Something to know about my approach is:
I desire to hear from my clients and understand where they are coming from. The first thing I do is work on understanding my client's mindset and where they learned their thought process about their situation.
Together, we will:
I will work together with my client to set goals and to learn techniques in order to work on whatever problem they are facing. I believe that thoughts lead to feelings, which lead to actions. In order to change actions, it's starts with thoughts.
I specialize in working with people who:
I have a range of situations that I can work with. I believe that many present day situations arise from childhood. I work with depression and anxiety as well as past trauma and abuse. I believe that any situation a client brings can be processed.
I became a therapist because:
I became a therapist because I believe it's my God given gift. From the moment I entered college, I was known as the "listener" and it's my passion.