Addiction & Mental Health Therapist - MA, LPC, NC
If you or a loved one is struggling with an addiction or depression. anxiety or unfulfillment. THERE IS HOPE! Amanda’s passion and speciality is working with young women (ages 35 and under) with substance use disorders, depression, anxiety and trauma. Whether you struggle with social anxiety, self harm, low self worth or an eating disorder, Amanda is here to help. She is personally in recovery from an addiction and eating disorder and understands what it takes personally and professionally to maintain recovery at a young age.
Young women deal with and experience mental health issues and stress in a very distinct way. Often women are mis-diagnosed or misunderstood, and need a compassionate therapist who understands what she is going through. Through Amanda’s warm yet no-nonsense approach, she will provide you with the insight, knowledge and support to get out of your own way and begin healing.
In therapy, Amanda will empower YOU to: find freedom from your anxiety or depression; end the cycle of addiction and learn how to maintain recovery; get complete with your past, forgive others and yourself; learn powerful tools to communicate effectively with anyone, restore and strengthen your relationships; get out of your own way and create a meaningful and fulfilling life.
Skills and Expertise
Abuse / Survivors of Abuse
Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions
Trauma and PTSD
Acceptance Commitment Therapy
DBT Informed Therapy
Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT)
Trauma Focused Therapy