Amy Alvarez

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BACS, MPH

Verified by Psychology Today
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Amy Alvarez

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BACS, MPH

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

433 Metairie Road
Suite 106
Metairie, LA 70005
(504) 370-9972
Offers online therapy

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Announcement icon Welcome! Due to COVID-19, I am offering services via online video and phone, and am accepting new clients. Call for your free consult today!

About

Welcome! I specialize providing psychotherapy for adults coping with depression, anxiety and stress. LGBTQ clients are always welcome. I have a special interest in providing mental health support for conception, pregnancy, postpartum, adoption, and infertility. Whether you're currently pregnant, coping with the stress of a new baby, dealing with infertility or considering adoption, I would be honored to help you navigate the seasons of new parenthood. I also enjoy working with birthparents, adoptive families and adoptees coping with identity, reunion, and grief issues.
Over 25 years of clinical experience working with adults and adolescents. Licensed Clinical Social Worker, MPH in Maternal/Child Health, specialized training in perinatal mood disorders, and Harris Fellowship in Infant Mental Health with LSU School of Psychiatry. LGBTQ allied, babes in arms are welcome!
I strive to provide a supportive and open atmosphere where we can work together toward your emotional wellness. I offer both telehealth and in-person sessions, Saturday and evening appointments are available upon request. I invite you to contact me for a free 15 minute telephone consultation.

Finances

Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Optum
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
I accept a variety of insurance plans. Please inquire for more details.
Email me or call (504) 370-9972 with questions.

Qualifications

  • License: Louisiana / 3541

Location

433 Metairie Road
Suite 106
Metairie, LA 70005
(504) 370-9972
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Mood Disorders
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Adoption
Issues
  • Adoption Consultation
  • Anxiety
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infant Mental Health
  • Infertility
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Transgender
  • Women's Issues
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex Worker Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Feminist
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family
  • Group

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 30 Nov 2022
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Amy Alvarez

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW, BACS, MPH