Marriage & Family Therapist Associate, MS-MFT, LMFTA
In the middle of difficulties lies opportunities, so stick to the fight when you're hardest hit. It's when things seem worst that you must not quit. Success is failure turns inside out, (unknown). I am a highly motivated, marriage and family therapist. Who is empathic, compassionate, and sensitive to the needs and challenges of others; which allows me to build a positive rapport, and authentic therapeutic relationship with clients. My passion and desire to serve has given me the zeal, to practice effectively, to inspire, and impact the lives of others, allowing them to identify their strength, and to challenge life obstacles.
Currently accepting clients! If you have experienced any amount of depression or anxiety and struggle with limiting beliefs about yourself, you will benefit from my support. Prior experiences, create unhealthy and unhelpful ways of thinking and behaving leading to symptoms of depression and or anxiety. Together will work towards symptom relief, increased self-confidence, and move beyond your limiting beliefs. With my support you will find more confidence, decreased struggles with anxiety, depression, and low self-esteem, and increased excitement for your future.
I believe every client has what they need to heal inside them, and it's just my job to help you pull it out. Therapy is a partnership, and I want to partner with you to teach you skills, reveal behavior patterns, and support you in your therapeutic process.
Working with you as an individual we will try to bring to awareness what you need in your life or your relationships. I help individuals face and recognize the difficult and sometimes painful life events, beliefs, and feelings that create stress, emotional dysregulation,relationship conflcits and frustration. Then, we will equip you with the tools and resources for you to continue on your life's journey.
Hi all! My name is Anais French, and thank you for taking the time to look at my profile. I am a Clinical Social Worker who is passionate about working with children, adolescents, young adults, and parents. I strive to support my clients in as many ways as I possibly can, and pride myself on being able to really listen to what clients want. My experience has included intensive in home programs, Mobile Crisis, and outpatient settings and I have worked with clients struggling with a variety of issues-anxiety, depression, trauma, family/relationship struggles, behavior concerns, and parenting issues.
My theoretical orientation is based in CBT and Solution Focused Therapy. I focus on helping clients develop effective ways of coping with their presenting difficulties. Clients learn that they have the ability to solve problems in an open and caring environment that maintains respect and trust. Sessions are skills-based and focused on what is working. Using evidenced-based interventions, clients learn strategies to help them practiced productive responses to distressing experiences, anxiety-provoking situations, and negative throughs and feelings.
Do you find yourself struggling with anxiety, depression, relationship issues, low self- esteem, or managing your past trauma? Does it seem like things are sometimes out of control, or you don’t find joy in everyday life? Do you find yourself stuck in the same relationship patterns? Seeking out help is the first step into your journey to live a more fulfilling life.
At times, life can be challenging and reaching out for support can be difficult. Knowing and respecting these challenges, I strive to create a safe, person-centered environment that promotes self-reflection and personal growth. As a team, we will work together to reach your desired goals and vision of your life.
Every one of us are complex beings, influenced by our parents, the prevailing culture, our peers, and the social institutions we encounter. We are also carrying the weight of traumatic experiences both small and great. Integrative therapy with a relational focus helps the client develop and realize their true selves, devoid of unwanted influences. This therapy is a journey built on trust and mutual respect. In couples work, we learn how past family scripts effect the marriage. Often times, family members pass these family mantras to their children unknowingly, which results in their depression and anxiety.
Hello—my name is Breanna Turner, and I’m a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in CT. In my 5 years of experience in mental health counseling, I have helped a number of individuals, young and old in various settings. I enjoy sharing the amazing benefits of the therapeutic process to help you overcome the pain that has become unbearable. Whether you are new to therapy (or a therapy expert), I will provide you with a safe space to explore the many stressors and triggers in your life to help you cope through life’s challenges.
When couples invest in their marriage they will succeed.” Dr Brantley is a certified counselor with the AACC. With over 20 years experience in relationship counselor Dr B can help. If you are in need of a stronger connection, releasing to your mate, healing from childhood trauma, sex addiction, or other issues you only have to call the relationship trainer. Types of services include: Pre-Martial Counseling Affair aftermath Counseling Post-Marriage Counseling Intimacy Marriage Counseling New Parent or Parenting Counseling Divorce Counseling Court Order Co-Parenting Counseling Addiction Counseling Mentorship or First Responders.
In life, we all face personal struggles and difficult experiences that can feel overwhelming, especially when we struggle with them alone. As your therapist, I will help you find ways to make positive changes by creating a supportive, confidential environment where my clients feel safe to explore their thoughts and feelings at their own pace. With respect and appreciation for your unique life story, I work with you to gain a better understanding of yourself, heal from past wounds, and improve relationships. Together, we make sense of and work through whatever challenges stand in the way of your happiness.
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with over 10 years of experience working with individuals who struggle with substance use, and/or anxiety, depression, PTSD and a variety of other mental health concerns. I am a certified Circle of Security facilitator with experience working with parents, helping parents enhance their parenting skills, bonding with their child/children while managing their personal struggles. I'm experienced with working with diverse populations in both inpatient and outpatient settings, which has afforded me the ability to look at the whole picture in a different light.
**** English and Spanish Speaking **** I work with children, adolescents, young adults, adult individuals, families & couples. I am passionate about helping individuals diagnosed with bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety, substance use, autism and schizophrenia as well as individuals that are experiencing grief & loss and trauma. I have taken time to learn ways to help families who are struggling with a variety of difficulties and hardships and also take special interest in families who need assistance developing parenting skills or who have children with challenging behaviors.
Marcus Stallworth, LMSW, operates with a strength based, hands on approach. Spending close to 20 years providing Child Protective Services, he is recognized by the State of Connecticut as an expert witness for providing testimony. He has spearheaded several initiatives to promote the engagement of Fathers, effective co-parenting, and the dangers of Social Media. He focuses on client strengths and assists them in meeting their fullest potential.
I work with adults and children to address issues like anxiety disorders and OCD, as well as depression and behavioral difficulties. I work with families and couples to address relationship difficulties as well. My clients are looking to better their lives; some hope to treat individual issues, whereas some wish to address a variety of areas.
I am now accepting new patients with expanded office hours. I am passionate about helping people move forward in their lives and from feeling stuck to being more aware of what is holding them back. I provide my clients with the tools to move forward and to face their fears and lack of belief in themselves. I use a non-judgmental space, allowing you to share concerns, set up goals and to find solutions. Are you feeling that you are not the person that you really can be? Are you anxious? Feeling limited? Are you unable to move past disappointing events or relationships? You no longer need to struggle alone.
Do you look into the mirror and don't like the you that looks back? Is it time for some real change? I help people rediscover the Self they were born to be but have lost due to what the world has mis-taught them. I combine "power therapies" - EMDR, Brainspotting, Internal Family Systems Therapy, and Developmental Needs Meeting Strategy, to effect healing that lasts forever. I help people who suffer from depression, anxiety, trauma and early childhood abuse and attatchment issues rediscover their unique, wonderful true Self. We will find the path to a happy, positive, self expressed you. Be the person you were born to be!
I believe in meeting my client’s where they are in order to build a strong therapeutic bond that implements change and growth. I seek to offer a nonjudgmental and empathetic approach that engages in the process of healing in a manner that is both restorative and informative. Therapy is an intimate and collaborative process. My goal is to create space for clients to feel comfortable sharing their thoughts, feelings, and emotions. I do that by normalizing their experience and centering their issues from the viewpoint of the individual as authority on their stories.
I am a Licensed Professional Counselor practicing in the Greater New Haven, CT area. My specialties: Childhood Maltreatment, Trauma (sexual abuse), Women with Autoimmune Diseases, Christian Counseling. I work with individuals, couples, families, and allied services (schools, support specialists, extended family). In addition to working with clients in private practice, I am also a Motivational Speaker, Workshop Facilitator and Holistic Coach.
What type of mental health professional is right for me?
Some of the most common types of mental health providers in Waterbury are psychologists, licensed counselors, therapists, psychotherapists, and licensed clinical social workers, all of whom diagnose mental health conditions and provide individualized treatment.
Services offered, education and credentials vary by type of mental health professional. Each professional in Waterbury then may specialize in certain areas, such as depression, marriage counseling, or anxiety. Although many mental health providers are not licensed to prescribe medication, they may coordinate with a provider who can.
Both in-person and online therapy sessions are available from most psychologists.
How to find a specialist?
You can refine your search using the filters on this page. There are several categories you can filter by to find mental health professionals with the experience you are looking for. You may want to filter for CBT Psychologists in Waterbury, or Child Psychologists in Waterbury.
Many find it useful to use filters to view only psychologists that have experience working with certain issues, like Waterbury psychologists specializing in EMDR.
What method of therapy is right for me?
When it comes to treatment methods, there's no 'right way.’ Each method of therapy can be beneficial for a variety of issues. Psychologists in Waterbury specialize in therapeutic approaches such as CBT, EMDR, and Interpersonal Therapy (IPT), among others. Finding a psychologist or therapist who is a good fit for you is the most important step to discovering what type of therapy, or combination of therapeutic approaches, will meet your individual needs. Learn what to expect from different types of therapy and how they work.
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