Hello, and thank you for your interest in viewing my profile. I am a licensed therapist and I received my Masters of Social Work from Rutgers, The State University. I have over 15 years of experience in treating both adults and children in various treatment settings. My specialty areas include; christian focused counseling, marital/couples therapy, life transitions, and assisting those suffering from the effects of trauma, panic ad anxiety, and depression. My office setting is warm and inviting, and your comfort and privacy is of primary importance to me. I offer flexible appointment times, and evening appointments. I believe in a holistic approach to treatment, and, that the treatment process begins with a thorough assessment, wherein, all aspects of the individual are considered; body, mind, social environment, and spirituality. I am an active therapist and treatment goals are client driven. I adapt my treatment approach to the individual needs and comfort level. I am motivated in helping others create a life that is authentic, meaningful, and fulfilling.
I work with children, adolescents and adults on a variety of issues including relationship struggles, parenting skills and life transitions. I have experience working with families on issues related to behavior management, adoption, fostering and infertility concerns. A significant part of my practice is devoted to working with couples on resolving conflict, reconnecting and strengthening commitment. I received my Masters Degree in Clinical Social Work from Boston University and have experience working with diverse populations across many settings. The one thing I have found that all people have in common is a desire to be accepted and valued. I strive to provide an environment in which clients feel that and can take it out into their everyday world. I work from a strengths perspective in partnering with my clients to help them achieve the emotional well being they desire. I would love the opportunity to travel with you on your life journey!
Thank you for taking the time to visit our website. I work primarily with adolescents and adults regarding issues related to relationships and transitions. I have experience working with grief and loss, depression, parenting, adoption and foster care, family dynamics, and adjustment issues specific to teens and young adults. I believe in the power of making choices that lead to life affirming outcomes and in the ability of individuals to accomplish their goals. I also believe that individuals sometimes require the assistance of counseling in order to help them begin making changes to achieve personal growth and well-being. I employ a systemic approach, which is strength based and client centered. I hold a Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish and International Studies and a Master’s Degree in Counseling from George Fox University in Portland, Oregon. Altogether, I have more than 16 years of counseling experience in a variety of settings and I look forward to working with you as we embark on this journey together.
I obtained my Masters in Psychology with a concentration in Marriage and Family Therapy from Phillips Graduate Institute and my Bachelors in Psychology from Ithaca College. I believe asking for help is the first step towards leading a happier, more fulfilled life. I strive to help individuals find the tools they need to make positive transformations. I provide a safe comfortable environment where individuals can share their thoughts and feelings. I use an eclectic, strengths based approach to therapy creating a supportive and collaborative environment in order to promote personal growth.
I have experience treating a variety of issues such as depression, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, behavioral issues, substance abuse, ADHD, Autistic Spectrum Disorders, parenting issues, and relationship problems. I work with children, adolescents, families, and adults and provide individual, family, and group therapy. When working with children I utilize play therapy techniques and strongly encourage family involvement.
Prior to joining Miracles Counseling Center I provided Individual, Family, and Group Therapy at Beach Cities Psychological Services in Hermosa Beach California. Prior to my work in Private Practice I worked for a county funded agency, San Fernando Valley Community Mental Health Center where I specialized in early intervention, as well as Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. Before my work as a Mental Health Clinician I provided floor time therapy to children with special needs.
I’m also the mother of two children(8 and 5) and as a parent I understand the complexities and challenges of daily life. I also believe our parenting choices affect our children and shape who they will become as adults.
I am fully licensed clinical therapist with extensive experience working in the inpatient and outpatient setting. I received my Master’s degree from Florida State University. I specialize working with those struggling with depression, anxiety, trauma, drug addiction, poor self-image, identify issues, and self-injurious behaviors. I enjoy working with children, adolescents, adults, and families to provide support, education, and objectivity. I believe you are the expert in your own life; however it can be beneficial to talk with someone who can listen from a non-judgmental stance, provide empathy and understanding, while also offering a unique perspective to help you gain insight into your thoughts, feelings, behaviors, and beliefs. Many times, the journey of counseling is initiated by a traumatic experience, at other times it can be a series of smaller trials and tribulations, either way, it can become a time of confusion and hopelessness. I want to help you feel like you are not in your battle alone, while also empowering you to have confidence in yourself. During this time, when one’s life resources have been exhausted, it becomes time to gather more tools to cope with the surprises and challenges life throws at us. We are all doing the best we can to navigate through this journey of life. We do what works for us at that time and there is no shame in that. Nevertheless, we can become aware of the negative consequences these coping strategies have produced and we yearn to learn new coping skills to manage through the stress, sadness, anger, and anxiety we are burdened with. My goal is to help identify more effective strategies to cope with these distressing emotions. I am here to be your advocate, your confidant, your cheerleader, your coach, your teammate, and your safe place. I am here for you.
Ms. Robinson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who works with children, adolescents and adults. She is a native of New York where she attended City University of New York at Brooklyn College, earning a bachelor’s degree in Psychology. Ms. Robinson went on to attended Columbia University School of Social Work and Bank Street College of Education, where she earned Master of Social Work and Master of Education degrees, respectively. After graduate school, Ms. Robinson worked at Northside Center for Child Development in Harlem, where she became licensed to provide therapy to children and families from 2001 – 2006. Ms. Robinson moved to Maryland in 2006, and soon after, joined the clinical social work team at Potomac Ridge Behavioral Health on the Adolescent Girls Unit, where she provided therapy and case management services. Within a year, Ms. Robinson was promoted to the position of Program Director, providing leadership in program development and implementation. In 2009, Ms. Robinson joined the Clinical Management team of Contemporary Therapeutic Services, where she supervised therapists working toward full licensure. In November 2010, Ms. Robinson joined the clinical team of Foundation Schools in Montgomery County, an alternative school, where she provided therapy and case management services to high school students with emotional and academic disabilities. In July, 2014 Ms. Robinson relocated to Charlotte, NC and is currently working with Miracles Counseling Centers and her specialties include work with teens, victims of trauma and adjustment issues. Ms. Robinson has earned a certificate in the Advanced Treatment of Trauma, and uses this skill base to treat clients in private practice. Chavon Robinson is committed to the promotion of spiritual, emotional, and mental health in the communities she serves. Be Encouraged!
I am a provisionally licensed clinical social worker. I received my Masters in Social Work at UNC Wilmington. I enjoy working with children, adolescents, families and young adults. Areas I specialize in include: anxiety, depression, self-esteem and life transitions. I also have extensive experience dealing with the psychosocial concerns that accompany medical trauma and chronic illness. I am well aware of the issues that children and young adults face when going through the scary, uncertain realities of illness and am enjoy walking alongside them and their families as they navigate the anxiety, grief and burden of the illness.
I believe that mental health and wellness is essential for every person and everyone can find value in working through issues in their life to become the best versions of themselves. I believe that wellness and health are multidimensional and I like to address all dimensions when working with a client. I don’t hold onto one specific method or approach. I believe in meeting YOU where YOU are. I consider therapy to be a collaborative approach. You have the answers and solutions within yourself and my job is to help discover those answers deep within you. I provide empathy and compassion and listen fully with a nonjudgmental heart.
Denver and Mooresville Locations
Are you feeling stressed, anxious or like you’ve lost your way? Do you yearn for more joy, fun, love and passion in your life? Do you wish for better relationships at home or at work? Call today for an appointment and start making positive changes in your life. We will work together to improve your quality of life and empower you to take control of your future. Together we will put things into a new perspective.
I have a Masters Degree from Gardener Webb University in Counseling and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor. My specialty is working with Children, Families, Marriage and Divorce. I work from a multi-modal theory of Family Systems, Adlerian, Reality, and Cognitive Behavioral theories. I am also now offering EMDR. I believe we all have choices, are responsible for our actions and can change our negative thought patterns through counseling. We cannot change our past, but we can improve our futures.
Please join me at Miracles to start improving your mind, body and spirit! I am accepting private pay and most insurances. My number is (704)664-1009 ext. 14. I look forward to working with you.
Hello there and welcome to Miracles Counseling Centers. Congratulations in taking the first step in self- discovery, enhancing your life and choosing to check out my bio! I have been practicing at Miracles for 4 years while finding it very rewarding. I previously worked as a counselor and counseling supervisor in both New Jersey and New York City for 20 years. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor and received my degree at Hunter College in New York City. I have experience in counseling children, adolescents and adults with a variety of diagnoses, while working in private practice, inpatient and outpatient settings. I am trained treating depression, anxiety, eating disorders, attention deficit disorder both in children and adults, and conflicts in relations. My theoretical perspective is one of a humanistic and relational approach while using cognitive behavioral therapy techniques. I also am trained in experiential therapies, which have proven to aid the client in exploring underlying issues. I believe that you do have the answers and I can assist you by joining in your process and continuing to help develop healthier coping skills to deal with your daily stressors! If you would like to set up an appointment, please call 704-664-1009. Thank you and looking forward to meeting you.
Greetings! In my work, my overall hope is to assist others to attain an inner peace and security in who they are as a person in all environments. In doing this, I believe each person is fully capable of making productive and responsible changes in their lives when they choose to do so. I hope that time for you is now. I have diverse experiences in working with children, adults, and families in both North Carolina and Florida. With a history of treating issues of ADHD, anxiety, mood disorders, abuse, trauma, and life transitions, I have a broad knowledge base in serving others. Because of my recognition that no two clients are alike, I strive to engage each individual in a manner that is unique to the client’s needs and strengths, thus creating a customized and comprehensive approach to each individual.
Greetings! My name is Kimberly Whalen. I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist Associate. I received my Bachelor’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from Argosy University and Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Pfeiffer University of Graduate Studies. I provide therapy sessions for individuals, couples, and family systems. I work with diverse populations living with the following: Bipolar, clinical depression, anxiety, ADHD, addiction, P.T.S.D., grief, infidelity, eating disorders, parent-child and marital distress, life transitions, and day-to-day stressors.
My therapy approach is taken from an attachment perspective. I believe humans are wired to feel connected and benefit from healthy relationships. Without this connectedness, we may experience isolation or loneliness. I provide a safe, accepting space for my clients and utilize positive Existential and ACT Therapy Models supporting self-awareness, meaningful relationships, and values of life. Together, we will identify personal strengths creating affirmations of self-worth. We can explore intergenerational behavioral patterns and self-defense mechanisms that may influence current relationships. Most importantly, we will celebrate the freedom of empowerment, healing, and connectedness, which lead to personal growth. It would be a privilege to learn, collaborate, and grow with you. Join me at Miracles Counseling Centers, Inc. (704) 664-1009, where we can walk this path of personal growth together.
“Human existence begins and ends with a desire for connectedness. Connectedness forms identity, preserves aspiration, constructs meaning, and models generativity.” ~Kimberly Whalen
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