Michelle Batacan Alexander

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, ACSW, LCSW

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(219) 595-7373

Michelle Batacan Alexander

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, ACSW, LCSW


Location

Offers video and phone sessions

PO Box 628
619 Franklin Street, Suite 2B
Michigan City, IN 46360
(219) 595-7373

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This location is easily accessible from:

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I have inspired and motivated many interesting individuals, who make the choice, like you, to seek counseling. Our mutual goal is to make dynamic changes in your life. I offer a dedicated, experienced and professional listening ear, compassionate spirit, and a clear, supportive guiding voice. Learn to develop your strengths, coping skills, and energy so that you can better enjoy your life. Our focus is to change, to solve the problems at hand, and to learn how to problem solve for the future, and create lasting differences for an improved lifestyle.
Diagnostics help name the problem, whether it is depression, anxiety, addictions, relationship or organizational , I am a very experienced diagnostician with strong clinical acumen and compassionate insight. Once problems are identified, the dynamic work ahead is to learn what to do, how to address problems, when and what to change.
Se habla español. Mejorarse, cambiarse, sanarse del trauma, con ayuda y consejos. Na ka intindihan ko ng Tagalog. Wide experience: urban social service - Chicago, training international corporate executives-Columbia University in New York, in patient psychiatric, clinical supervision training. Performance anxiety help for musicians, singers, speakers.
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Michelle Batacan Alexander
“Challenges, changes, and uncertainties are stressful. I can help with in person or tele therapy resilience training skills for a better life”

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $35 - $110
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: Check, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Ceridian
  • Cigna
  • ComPsych
  • Magellan
  • Medicare
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 37 Years
  • School: Loyola University Graduate School of Social Work
  • Year Graduated: 1982
  • License and State: 34001999A Indiana

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Academy of Certified Social Workers / ACSW
  • Certificate Date: 1985
  • Certificate: National Association of Social Workers / 881799171
  • Certificate Date: 1982

Michelle Batacan Alexander's Groups


Location

PO Box 628
619 Franklin Street, Suite 2B
Michigan City, IN 46360
(219) 595-7373
Offers video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Trauma and PTSD
Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Emotional Resilience Training
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Life Transitions
  • Managing Change and Uncertainty
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Parenting
  • Relationship Issues
  • Stress
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Mood Disorders

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Hispanic and Latino and Pacific Islander
I also speak: Filipino, French and Spanish
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Children (6 to 10)
Communities
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Emotional Resilience training
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Learning to Grow through Uncertainty and Change
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Rational Emotive Behavior (REBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Last Modified: 2 Jul 2020
Michelle Batacan Alexander, ACSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Michigan City

Michelle Batacan Alexander

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, ACSW, LCSW