Mental Health Counseling
Natalie is a dedicated and compassionate Marriage and Family Therapist with a strong commitment to enhancing the lives of her clients through evidence-based therapeutic approaches. With a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Tennessee State University and a Master's Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Trevecca Nazarene University, Natalie has a solid educational foundation to complement her expertise in various psychological areas. She strives to provide a safe and nurturing environment where individuals and families can find healing, growth, and transformation.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT): Natalie's therapeutic approach is anchored in CBT principles, which allows her to assist clients in recognizing and modifying negative thought patterns and behaviors that contribute to emotional distress and relationship difficulties.
Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP): Natalie also specializes in ERP, a highly effective technique for treating anxiety disorders and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Through ERP, she helps clients confront their fears in a controlled manner, reducing anxiety and breaking the cycle of compulsive behaviors.
Anxiety and Depression: Natalie has extensive experience in working with individuals and families affected by anxiety and depression, providing effective coping strategies to alleviate symptoms and improve overall emotional well-being.
Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) and Schizophrenia: As a seasoned therapist, Natalie offers support to individuals dealing with complex conditions like DID and schizophrenia, employing empathy and skill to guide clients toward personal empowerment and stability.
Child Psychology: With a profound understanding of child development, Natalie is adept at working with children and adolescents, fostering emotional resilience, and creating a nurturing environment for their emotional growth.
Group Therapy: Natalie has facilitated numerous group therapy sessions, providing a space for clients to connect, share experiences, and gain insights from one another in a supportive setting.
LGBTQ+ Affirmative Therapy: Recognizing the unique challenges faced by LGBTQ+ individuals and families, Natalie practices affirmative therapy, offering a safe space for exploring identity, relationships, and fostering acceptance.
Genograms and Psychosocial Assessments: Natalie utilizes genograms and psychosocial assessments to gain a comprehensive understanding of family systems, guiding her in tailoring interventions that address underlying issues.
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