Hi! My name is Marina Read and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor with 13 years of experience working with adults, children, adolescents, and individuals with diverse backgrounds. I specialize in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy and more. I am also dually credentialed as a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Clinical Substance Abuse Counselor so I am able to address mental health and substance use concerns as well. I obtained my degrees from UW-Whitewater and Concordia University. I can assist clients with overcoming some of life's most challenging situations by staying positive and promoting their highest good. I have a successful track record of producing positive results and making a difference in people's lives. Looking forward to assisting you as well!
What can clients expect to take away from sessions with you?
Clients can expect to connect with a therapist that will provide active listening while coming up with strategies to assist with the client's ability to overcome life's challenges. Measurable outcomes are important to me so I will base treatment planning on goal setting for each client.
What treatment methods and tools do you utilize?
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Brief Therapy.
Explain to clients what areas you feel are your biggest strengths.
I have the ability to connect with people from all walks of life, creating a comfortable, non-judgemental space for clients to receive the help that they need.