Stacey is a licensed clinical social worker with over 30 years of experience working with adults, children, and families. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Furman University in South Carolina and her master’s in social work from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She has worked with clients experiencing depression, anxiety, stress, low self-esteem, relational issues, and past traumatic experiences. She also has many years of experience working as a parenting educator.
In addition, Stacey has a special interest in working with clients who have been impacted by domestic violence, empowering them to overcome the effects of physical and/or mental trauma. She joins with clients to help them regain their sense of self, learn to trust their own judgement, set boundaries, and move through the healing process.
The relationship built in therapy is a vital aspect of its success. Stacey focuses on creating a respectful and empathetic environment that allows clients to safely process emotions and experiences. She employs an eclectic approach to therapy, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Mindfulness, and Motivational Interviewing. Most importantly, Stacey believes that all clients have strengths that they can identify and use to help them achieve their goals.