Amanda is a Licensed Associate Counselor (LAC) and National Certified Counselor (NCC.) She received her Masters of Science degree in Clinical and Mental Health Counseling from Monmouth University. She has experience working within various settings including Partial Hospitalization, Intensive Outpatient, Telehealth, and In-Home services. She also has experience working as an ABA therapist.
Amanda has experience working with children, adolescents, young adults, groups, and families. She has worked with a variety of mental health disorders including, Depression and other Mood Disorders, Anxiety and Social Phobias, Co-occurring Substance Use Disorders, PTSD, ADHD, OCD, Trauma, and Autism Spectrum Disorder.
Amanda has chosen to take an eclectic approach with her clients, using different
therapeutic modalities such as Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, and Solution Focused Therapy.
Amanda also enjoys integrating creative practices into her therapeutic interventions. In her free time, you can find Amanda hanging out on the beach, trying new local restaurants, snowboarding, doing hot yoga, and spending time with loved ones.
“There is hope, even when your brain tells you there isn’t.” – John Green