Amanda is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), who received her Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from Rutgers University in 2019. Amanda has experience working with groups, individuals, and families. She’s provided therapeutic services at the PHP and IOP level of care, both as a clinician and a program coordinator for an adolescent psychiatric program prior to transitioning to EWC.
Amanda takes an eclectic approach to her clients, using different modalities such as Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment Based Therapy, and Solution Focused Therapy.
Amanda works with children and adolescents 8 years and older, as well as young and older adults. Amanda has experience treating anxiety disorders, depressive disorders, co-occurring substance abuse disorders, bipolar disorders, adjustment disorders, personality disorders, and parenting/family issues.
When she’s not working, Amanda loves to spend time in her home with her husband and two rescue dogs. Amanda also enjoys baking and cooking, especially when she’s able to share her creations with her family.
Amanda is determined to foster strong, therapeutic connections with her clients as she believes that everyone deserves to have a space where they feel heard and are safe to heal at their own pace.
“You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.” -Martin Luther King Jr.