Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, LCSW, C-ASWCM
In addition to Autism Spectrum Conditions, my specialties include the effects of chronic/acute physical and mental illness on the individual/family, intergenerational issues, carers/
issues, depression, grief and loss [including divorce], anxiety, PTSD, managing challenging behaviors including anger and communication techniques.
I have had over 20years experience working as a clinical social worker in hospital, hospice, public mental health and private practice settings. I treat children, adolescents, adults and the very elderly. I also have considerable experience helping clients manage Asperger's and Autism Spectrum Conditions as well as those with developmental/physical disabilities or cognitive impairments. I offer supportive counseling in a relaxed safe environment, meeting clients where they are and nurturing individual skills and strengths. I see the relationship between client and counselor as being key in all my therapeutic interventions and work to create trust and confidenc