Marisa Lindsey (she/they)

Accepting Clients

I'm a nonbinary, neurodivergent person of Filipino and British/European colonial American descent specializing in trauma and dissociation.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Berlin, CT

About My Clients

I have worked with young to older adults with an extensive range of traumatic and psychiatric histories and diversely intersecting cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds and religious/spiritual, gender and ethnic identities.

My Background and Approach

I work with folks who feel called to address and heal the traumatic experiences impacting their mental, emotional, energetic, and physical wellbeing; Bring clarity to and treat the symptoms of a mental health diagnosis; Address and overcome fear in some aspect of their lives; to navigate uncertainty and transition in their professional careers; Overcome personal limitations and strengthen their artistic, creative, spiritual, divinatory, or magical practice or craft; Improve connection and accord within lived experience, Improve their relationships with other people, whether human or other-than-human, living or ancestral, and strengthen their connection with the land they live on. Internal Family Systems (IFS) therapy is a simple and effective protocol of insight, helping to illuminate and ease internal conflict within, with the goal of internal accord and personal validation, whatever we face. Plural affirming. Ordinary and non-ordinary experiences are welcome here.

My Personal Beliefs and Interests

I practice within an anti-racist, anti-oppression, identity and lived experience-affirming framework. I am influenced by a number of people and sources, which currently include Resmaa Menakem's writings/teachings/activism on anti-racism and somatic abolitionism, animistic herbalism and folklore, Ursula K. Le Guin's translation of the Tao Te Ching, adrienne maree brown's whole everything, BIPOC sci-fi and fantasy, Tricia Hersey's "Rest as Resistance" work with The Nap Ministry.

Insurance Plans Accepted
I offer online counseling in the following states:
I have experience with the following
  • Agnosticism
  • Buddhism
  • Taoism
  • Wicca/Paganism
  • Multifaith

At A Glance

  • Experience: 3 years of practice
  • Languages: English
  • Rate: $100 - 175/session


203-303-4978 Email Marisa
314 New Britain Rd
Berlin, CT 06037

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