I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 25 years of experience. I am a licensed in New York. I have worked with individuals, couples and families from a various backgrounds and life situations. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns such as coping with chronic medical illnesses such as multiple sclerosis, lupus, and cancer. I have also worked with clients with adoption issues, depression, anxiety, career challenges, and ADHD. My career history has allowed me to work in areas of mental health, learning disabilities, chronic illnesses, caregiving, foster care, and adoption
My counseling style is warm and interactive. I believe in treating everyone with respect, compassion, being nonjudgmental. My approach combines psychodynamic and cognitive –behavioral counseling. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs.
My goal is to support and empower you to address life issues and to help you learn effective coping strategies.
I look forward to working with you!
- Stress, Anxiety
- Parenting issues
- Self esteem
- Career difficulties
Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Trauma and abuse , Intimacy-related issues , Anger management , Bipolar disorder , Depression , Coping with life changes , Coaching , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Abandonment , Adoption and Foster Care , Aging and Geriatric Issues , Attachment Issues , Autism and Asperger Syndrome , Blended Family Issues , Cancer , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Chronic Pain Illness and Disability , Family of Origin Issues , Family Problems , Fertility Issues , Forgiveness , Guilt and Shame , Immigration Issues , Impulsivity , Intellectual Disability , Isolation/Loneliness , Multicultural Concerns , Postpartum Depression , Posttraumatic Stress , Self-Love , Social Anxiety and Phobia , Traumatic Brain Injury , Visually Impaired , Women's Issues , Workplace Issues Read more...
LCSW #R-039784-1 (Expires: 2022-09-01)
Working with Colleen has been great so far. I like her approach and how she gets you to see things from different perspectives. She is fair, a great listener and knows how to keep control of the conversation. She is no nonsense and I really like that about her.