Maureen is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) with 16 years of experience providing psychotherapy to individuals, groups, and families in the Los Angeles and Minneapolis area. She’s worked extensively with children, teens, adults and families from diverse cultural backgrounds to address a variety of presenting concerns. Some specific areas of expertise include anxiety, depression, grief and loss, self -esteem, abuse, interpersonal relationships, truancy, anger management, crises, and trauma. Maureen has provided mental health services in schools, community mental health agencies, and in a group psychotherapy practice. Maureen is trained in EMDR to treated trauma related concerns.
Maureen strives to provide a safe and supportive environment for clients to foster greater self-acceptance, develop healthy coping strategies, and maximize strengths. As a clinician she uses an integrative approach. Some of her therapeutic interventions incorporate Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Narrative Therapy, Play Therapy, and Solution-Focused Therapy. She uses a strengths-based, systemic approach to help individuals challenge negative distortions and process past experiences. Using these
therapeutic tools, clients are able to identify problems and set attainable goals. Maureen
places great importance on building a collaborative and trustworthy therapeutic
relationship in order for clients to address emotional challenges and make beneficial life
To schedule an appointment with Maureen call 651-347-4158