Cicily is also versed in 12-Step modalities and understands the unique challenges that accompany recovery. Consultation with your medical providers will be provided, as applicable, to promote better outcomes. Children, adolescents, and adults are seen with developmental needs in mind. Appointments are available in the evenings and Saturday.
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I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor (NJ), certified in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and have expertise in play therapy. I graduated from New York University with a Master’s Degree in Social Work and Union Graduate College/Mt. Sinai School of Medicine with a Master’s Degree in Bioethics (specializing in medical and end-of-life counseling). In addition to being a prominent therapist, I contributed to The Center for Ethical Solutions published project The Advanced Directive Steward: Welcome to our Making End-of-Life Healthcare Decisions Count Tool: An Interactive Guide and currently serve on Naples Community Hospital’s Bioethics Committee.
My goal is to help you uncover your true potential and lead a life worth celebrating. While we cannot change difficult situations of the past, we can work together to better understand and resolve challenges in your life. By applying complementary therapy approaches and techniques, we will unearth long-standing behavior patterns or negative perceptions that may be holding you back from experiencing a more fulfilling and meaningful life.
As Alexander Graham Bell said, “When one door closes another door opens, but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us”, let’s find the open door. Please call or e-mail me if you’re looking for coaching, guidance and support through a challenging situation. I look forward to working with you.
Margo identifies family of origin patterns and utilizes emotional-focused therapy to address relationship conflicts. She provides education to normalize situations and to help improve insight. Margo focuses on processing losses and grief issues through active listening while identifying and strengthening coping skills. She had her own private practice for 8 years in New Jersey until moving to Naples in 2014. Margo has been a psychotherapist since 1997. In addition to in-office sessions, Margo is available for home visits for Medicare clients unable to travel into the office.
Counseling of Southwest Florida is a DCF licensed, outpatient substance abuse and mental health counseling center in Naples, Florida. Our licensed professionals specialize in providing counseling to individuals and groups of all ages that are dealing with a wide range of issues.