Child, Adult and Family Therapy

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, RPT-S, ACTP

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Child, Adult and Family Therapy, LMSW, RPT-S, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Saginaw
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Child, Adult and Family Therapy

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, RPT-S, ACTP


Location

Child, Adult and Family Therapy
5090 State Street
Suite 102-B
Saginaw, Michigan 48603

Call Ms. Katherine Arkell
(479) 685-7830

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I am a Licensed Master Social Worker, Registered Play Therapist Supervisor and and a TLC Advanced Certified Trauma Practitioner. I treat children, adolescents and their families. as well as adults. I have over 20 years experience in the mental health field treating a multitude of issues including: anxiety; depression; divorce reaction; blended families; trauma: victims of abuse; behavior; grief and loss; parenting; and family discord. I am a strengths-based, solution focused therapist.
While I employ a variety of treatment modalities, I most often utilize play and other expressive therapies (art and sand tray) when working with children. These are empirically proven ways to relate to and ultimately help resolve issues common in childhood. Play comes naturally for almost all children and fosters healing.
A Registered Play Therapist Supervisor is a credential conferred by the Association for Play Therapy and means that I have had over 150 hours of play therapy specific training and have significant clinical experience utilizing these skills. Advanced Certified Trauma Practitioner is conferred by The National Institute for Trauma and Loss in Children

Qualifications

  • School: Valdosta State University
  • Year Graduated: 2000
  • License No. and State: 6801094802 Michigan

Finances

  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • ASR
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cofinity
  • ComPsych
  • HAP | Health Alliance Plan
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MHN
  • MHNet Behavioral Health
  • McLaren
  • Meridian
  • Military OneSource
  • Multiplan
  • Optum
  • TRICARE
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Association for Play Therapy / Registered Play Therapist- S
  • Certificate Date: 2008
  • Certificate: Center for Trauma and Loss in Children / Level 2 TLC Specialist
  • Certificate Date: 2018

Location

Child, Adult and Family Therapy
5090 State Street
Suite 102-B
Saginaw, Michigan 48603

Call Ms. Katherine Arkell
(479) 685-7830

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Parenting
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Trauma and PTSD
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
Categories
  • Bisexual Clients
  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Interpersonal
  • Play Therapy
  • Relational
  • Sand Play
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Supervision Services
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

Professional Connections

Sheila Kornblum, LCSW
Sheila Kornblum, LCSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist Colleague, known for 12 years

Links

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Last Modified: 19 Apr 2018
Child, Adult and Family Therapy, LMSW, RPT-S, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Saginaw

Child, Adult and Family Therapy

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LMSW, RPT-S, ACTP