Paula M Mekkelsen

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, DSW, LCSW

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Paula M Mekkelsen

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, DSW, LCSW


Location

Offers video and phone sessions

Paula M. Mekkelsen, LCSW, LLC
1057 Poquonnock Road
First Floor- Green Door Entrance
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 319-0451

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Announcement icon Due to ongoing advisories to minimize exposure as well as my oath to "Do no harm," offering Telehealth (privacy needs for phone or video).
Embrace the opportunity to take better care of yourself and find balance in your life. Together with a gentle, compassionate & holistic approach we'll identify a healthier way to live life promoting a positive well-being generating purpose, pleasure & peace. Offering life coaching; individual, couple, family and group sessions; employee assistance; consultation; workshops; networking and referrals. Scheduling daytime apts.Honesty, I’m currently unable to accommodate new clients in late afternoon/evening/weekends apts this time. Once I have availability, I'll remove this update. My sincere apologies for the temporary inconvenience.
Surrounded by compassionate individuals/providers, this location offers a variety of educational classes, a naturopath, chiropractic care, Reiki, hypnotherapy, massage therapy, nutritional counseling, art therapy, activity/ adventure therapy, essential oil therapy, EFT, MD/APRN services and so much more.
Rooted in the heart of Souththeastern Connecticut, our Wellness Collaborative offers a genuine holistic approach promoting comfort, nurturance, tranquility, healing &overall well-being. Expanding to 1057 Poquonnock Rd. Groton, CT.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $60 - $100
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Beacon
  • Blue Care Network
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Contact your Insurance company for provider list
  • Deer Oaks
  • Empire BlueCross BlueShield
  • Health Net
  • Husky
  • MHN
  • Magellan
  • Medicaid
  • Most Insurances are accepted
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford
  • PreferredOne
  • Reliant
  • TRICARE
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • We are able to inquire with your Insurance
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 35 Years
  • School: University of Connecticut
  • Year Graduated: 1985
  • License and State: 002005 Connecticut

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: NASW
  • Certificate: State of CT / 002005
  • Certificate Date: 1987

Paula M Mekkelsen's Groups

Wellness Collaborative

I'm in the process of developing a Wellness Collaborative formed of providers both on and off site. If you are interested in joining our network, please contact me so that I can include you on our resource list!

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Location

Paula M. Mekkelsen, LCSW, LLC
1057 Poquonnock Road
First Floor- Green Door Entrance
Groton, CT 06340
(860) 319-0451
Offers video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Coping Skills
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Divorce
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Lesbian
  • Gay

Client Focus

Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Group Classes/Counseling based upon request
  • Holistic
  • Integrative
  • Jungian
  • Reality Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 5 Aug 2020
Paula M Mekkelsen, MSW, DSW, LCSW, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Groton

Paula M Mekkelsen

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MSW, DSW, LCSW