I am certified in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) which is a 12 session minimum individual therapy that also includes conjoint sessions with the parent/guardian of the adolescent.
Treatment for me is a combination of motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy, and action methods.
I have been in therapy working with adolescents in residential and outpatient settings since 2009.
I am in the process of obtaining my (CADC) to be a certified alcohol and drug counselor. Coursework and hours of supervision now completed, soon hoping to take the exam.
I am certified in Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. That along with the use of Psychodrama Techniques helps to bring the body into treatment and provides the opportunity for trauma resolution.