Amy is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She earned her Bachelor’s degree from Duquesne University in Psychology. She obtained her Master’s degree in Social Work from Fordham University. Her professional experience includes working with adolescents and adults in individual, group, and family counseling.
Amy has worked in many mental health settings including inpatient psychiatric hospitals, residential treatment and rehabilitation facilities, medication assisted treatment centers, community mental health agencies and outpatient therapy offices. Amy uses an eclectic therapeutic approach and has been trained primarily in Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Seeking Safety Models, both of which emphasize the importance of emotion regulation, mindfulness practice and healthier communication and boundaries in relationships. She has extensive experience treating individuals with substance use issues and their families.
Amy provides a safe, supportive and nonjudgmental environment while providing therapy for a variety of issues including depression, anxiety, life transitions, grief and loss, postpartum and pregnancy loss/trauma, relationship issues and substance use and addiction.