I am fully licensed professional counselor (LPC) licensed in the state of Michigan. I have 12 1/2 years of professional work experience at a non-profit agency servicing at risk children and families. I work directly with children ages 4 to 17 years old and their families in their homes, their community or school. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, attachment and bonding issues & trauma and abuse. I am trained in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy or TF-CBT. I also have background and training in Infant Mental Health with the focus on attachment and bonding between the infant and mother and/or primary caregiver. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to seeking a more fulfilling and happier life takes courage. I am here to support you in that process.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Grief, Parenting issues, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Attachment Issues, Body Image, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Codependency, Communication Problems, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Emptiness, Family Problems, Forgiveness, Hoarding, Isolation / Loneliness, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Post-traumatic Stress, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Attachment-Based Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Trauma-Focused Therapy
MI LPC 6401222785
Love her. Very good.
Written on Feb 19, 2023 after therapy with Sara for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, sleeping disorders, and self esteem