I am Licensed Professional Counselor with specialized training and experience working with trauma survivors.
Licensed Professional Counselor in EWING, NJ
I recognize that each client is unique, and that treatment needs to be individualize. Therefore I work with each client to identify a treatment approach that is most appropriate to their presenting issues.
As a member of the minority community i understand immensely the importance of respecting,valuing and understanding clients background, ethnicity, and belief system. I understand that each client's culture impacts their understanding of the world and how they experiences life. Therefore I aim to be respectful to the difference of opinions,values,etc that my clients bring to therapy .
I am a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional with several years experienced working with people with traumatic experienced. In addition i have a certification in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy(TF-CBT).
I am a certified Clinical Trauma Professional who is experienced in working with trauma victims. This includes trauma related to adverse childhood experiences,sexual abuse, emotional abuse,physical abuse,car accidents, war/refugee/displacements experiences, PTSD,grief,loss,historical/ inter-generational trauma,racism and other discrimination experiences, etc.
I have much experience working with adolescents between the ages of 13 to 17 years old. During my work with this population some of the presenting issues were op-positional defiant disorder,conduct disorder, fire setting behaviors, going missing/AWOL ,involvement with the legal system(probation,Juvenile detention center,etc) homelessness and being placed in out of home treatment centers. In addition I also work with youths and their families resolved family conflicts.
I migrated to the united states in my early teens and experienced many difficulties acclimating. As such i have a first hand experienced that many immigrants face adjusting to live in the US;including being made fun of for having an accent, going about the process of getting a green card/citizenship, the burden of caring and providing financial support to family members back in one native country, etc.