Hi there, I'm Dawit. A Licensed psychotherapist with a Master’s degree in Clinical Social work and Master Addiction Counselor with a total of14 years of experience with adult population challenged with mental health and Substance dependence. Every day-to-day life pulls us in many directions, and sometimes when we feel overwhelmed lose focus. You may have tried to deal with your problems and your way may not be enough and unable to deal with them on your own. Let's work together to develop a more effective plan so you can achieve your life goals. Are you struggling with your life directions now? Is it hard for you to be positively selfish and focus on your own problems as a priority? whether you're dealing with any form of mental health challenges, relationship issues or loss, substance or negative behavioral dependence, I'm here to help. Understanding that your way was not working and Seeking therapy is the first crucial step to make the change. You're making the right choice now. You deserve a safe space to heal and grow. In our sessions together, I'll meet you with compassion and evidence-based techniques so you can overcome the hangups and habits holding you back. Let's work together!
What can clients expect to take away from sessions with you?
My goal is to help you learn, explore and understand your condition, moods, feelings, thoughts and behaviors and empowering you to rediscover yourself and get control of life and enjoy yourself to the maximum.
What treatment methods and tools do you utilize?
I believe in collaborating and partnership with my clients and apply a variety of evidence-based treatment options which is rooted in a strength-based approach depending on client unique needs. Treatment options: Attachment-based • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT) • Dialectical Behavior (DBT) • Eclectic • Emotionally based • Family and relationship focused • Humanistic • Integrative • Motivational Interviewing • Multicultural and Culturally Sensitive • Person-Centered • Psychoanalytic • Rational Emotive behavioral Therapy (REBT) • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT) • Trauma Focused
Explain to clients what areas you feel are your biggest strengths.
Listening my clients actively and understanding them from their perspective and supporting them to open up in their problems are my unique gifts. My clients appreciate my patience and working with their pace with empathy, acceptance and nonjudgmental way.