Supporting clients as they work through their emotions with compassion and humility during therapy. Often times reminding the nurturers that they too are worthy of nurturing. Exploring relationships and history with nurturing and cultivating lifestyle changes and healthy habits that nurture oneself.
Encouraging clients to embrace their individualism. Co-creating conversation that embraces the many different parts of the person. Honoring each story, expression and identity. Exploring alternative Healing methods in therapy (i.e Crystal Healing, Astrological Self Acceptance and Chakra Healing ),
Releasing anxiety, healing trauma memories and coping safely looks different for many. During therapy Theresa witnesses her clients strengthen their relationship within themselves and trust their intuition.
Theresa's' passion for social work brought her to her home in Albany, NY. Moving here a day after graduating from Buffalo State College with her BSW as an EOP student. At Buff State Theresa jumped from majors in fashion, sociology, psych to find her love Social Work. She came to UAlbany as a GTOP student and studied Social Welfare in The Advanced Standing Program and Urban Planning. Soon after receiving her MSW Theresa became a Licensed Master Social Worker. After a couple of years working in agencies in Albany and Schenectady Theresa started Developing her own Practice in 2019. Theresa was also recognized and awarded for her work with youth in 2019. Honoring her time spent facilitating Youth Leadership groups for local organizations and previously in foster care facilities. Theresa shifted from working with Youth since 2015 then to work with over 150 men in Housing and Psychiatric Facilities as a Director in 2018 to working with 10-15 Black women, change agents, healers, and mothers via virtual healing now in 2021. The past year Theresa has enjoyed providing therapy and supporting her clients. Stay tuned as Theresa's healing journey and career continues to evolve.
All photos seen are taken by Theresa. Plant photography is one of Theresa's many therapeutic hobbies. Theresa's background ranges in both the clinical and spiritual realm. She works with many through life transitions, grief, and healing from trauma. Theresa is now accepting new clients.