Alexandra Crosson

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CAADC, C-IAYT

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Alexandra Crosson, LCSW, CAADC, C-IAYT, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Birmingham
(248) 721-9887 Website

Alexandra Crosson

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CAADC, C-IAYT


Location

MYBody, PLLC
912 S Old Woodward
Suite 200
Birmingham, Michigan 48009
(248) 721-9887

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As a direct and compassionate, clinical social worker, certified drug and alcohol counselor, and yoga therapist, I utilize evidence based interventions to help establish a stable foundation for recovery and sustainable change. In individual psychotherapy sessions we will build skills and evidence to use as you navigate life in new ways. We will explore barriers and patterns of emotions, behaviors or thoughts, to create space for an increase in motivation and willingness towards your goals. I believe in the power of resiliency and hope to be part of your journey.

I provide yoga therapy and mindfulness training for individuals looking to navigate mood disorders, body dissatisfaction, stress, grief, and trauma. Yoga and mindfulness therapy is offered individually or in a group. Sessions will include a sequence of asana (postures), breath work, meditation, emotional awareness building and relaxation techniques.

MYBody, PLLC is currently accepting new clients. Our specialities include the treatment of: mood disorders, eating disorders, addiction, and trauma. We offer group support including Dialectical Behavior Therapy Group, Yoga Therapy for Body Image, 5 Day Eating Disorder Intensives, Nutritional support and Intensive Outpatient. Contact us for more information.

Qualifications

  • School: University of Michigan School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 2014
  • License and State: 6801097681 Michigan

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $160 - $165
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Blue Cross
  • Blue Shield
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: MCBAP / CAADC
  • Certificate Date: 2016
  • Certificate: Yoga Alliance / Register Yoga Teacher
  • Certificate Date: 2016

Alexandra Crosson's Groups

Yoga for Body Image

Yoga therapy for body image is a specialized sequence to engage the union of mind and body. Body Image is the concept of how your body looks and changes based on your feelings about yourself. Body image is heavily influenced by environment, external messaging, and yourself. In yoga therapy we will explore one of the main tenants of yoga- do no harm to yourself or others. To set diet culture images aside, and learn to love and be kind to yourself. Being vulnerable is part of being your most authentic self, and that is what yoga teaches. Happiness starts within!

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Eating Disorder Intensive Outpatient

Eating Disorder Intensive Outpatient Program is for individuals ages 16+ who have been diagnosed with an eating disorder, are medically stable and in need of more structure to progress in recovery. IOP consists of: Therapy groups (skills, process, body image, experiential, relapse prevention groups), meal support, yoga therapy, weekly individual therapy, and weekly nutrition follow-up. We use evidenced-based treatments to work towards changing unhelpful behavior and thinking patterns, progressing forward in recovery and finding the authentic self. This treatment option creates more structure and support than outpatient therapy, or is a step-down from partial hospitalization and inpatient levels of care.

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Location

MYBody, PLLC
912 S Old Woodward
Suite 200
Birmingham, Michigan 48009
(248) 721-9887

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Eating Disorders
  • Addiction
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Grief
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Communities
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Trauma Focused
  • Yoga therapy
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
Video/Skype
  • Online Counseling

Links

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Last Modified: 19 Jul 2019
Alexandra Crosson, LCSW, CAADC, C-IAYT, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Birmingham

Alexandra Crosson

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, CAADC, C-IAYT