When working with Catherine, you can expect to be treated with respect and dignity, along with altruism and autonomy in the decision making process. Catherine believes her role is to provide supportive therapy and empowerment to clients. She is trained in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing Techniques and Evidence Based Treatments. She is interested in specializing in trauma-informed therapy.
Catherine understands that life is sometimes filled with difficult challenges, stresses and trauma. Asking for help is not a sign of weakness, but instead a sign of strength. She believes that every person is entitled to have access to a supportive network of people that are compassionate, empathetic and genuine. She believes all clients have dignity and worth and should be treated with respect and equality.
Catherine is an experienced clinician with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital & health care industry. She is skilled in American Sign Language, Group Therapy, CBT, Motivational Interviewing, and COMAR regulations. Catherine is a strong healthcare services professional with a Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.) focused in Psychology from Coppin State University and currently obtaining an MSW at the University of Maryland, Baltimore.
Catherine is licensed in the state of Maryland as a Supervised Certified Alcohol & Drug Counselor (Maryland license #SC2510) and is under the clinical supervision of Eric Kuessner, LCSW-C (Maryland License #22502).