I am a fully licensed social worker in the state of Michigan with 11 years of experience. I earned by MSW degree from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan and have worked with adults, families, and parents with a wide range of issues including depression, anxiety, stress, mood disorders, ADHD, parenting, behavioral issues, trauma, abuse, spiritual issues, relationship boundary issues, loneliness, life transitions and family issues. My approach is empathetic, non-judgmental, person-centered, solution-focused, and progress-driven. I also believe in a holistic approach of treating the body, mind and soul, and helping you find a balance to your life. Everyone will face challenges in life, it's a given. However, through counseling you can learn effective coping strategies, manage symptoms, live life to the fullest and become the best version of yourself.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Family conflicts, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Avoidant Personality, Blended Family Issues, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Codependency, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Emptiness, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Mood Disorders, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Postpartum Depression, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Love, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
MI LMSW 6801093300
Out of all of the therapists I've had..she is the only one that let's me free flow..let's me vent and let it out and then asks the questions.. the only therapist that let's me do that..and honestly she is an amazing person..I highly recommend her to anyone that asks..if that's possible
Written on Oct 05, 2023 after therapy with Nina for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, sleeping disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd
Extremely helpful and caring
Written on Aug 17, 2023 after therapy with Nina for 5 months on issues concerning depression, and stress, anxiety
Thank you so much, Nina. Your listening ear and support have helped me navigated a heartbreaking time in my life. I couldn’t have made it this far without you in two weeks. It is coming up on one year of my stroke. This left me blind but I was able to see so clearly.
Written on Jun 19, 2023 after therapy with Nina for 9 months on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, parenting issues, and coping with life changes
Nina has been on point with her therapy and suggestions. I honestly don't know what I would of done without her these past couple of weeks.
Written on Mar 17, 2023 after therapy with Nina for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, self esteem, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd
I feel like Nina truly cares and she listens to what I need. After going through so many therapists I finally feel like she is someone who wants to know me and help me.
Written on Feb 17, 2023 after therapy with Nina for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and coping with life changes
Nina is a great listener. I feel like I can apply what we talked about after the session and so far has been a really positive experience working with her. Thank you!
Written on Dec 17, 2022 after therapy with Nina for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and coaching