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Michelle Harkins, MS LCMHC, MLADC

Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor
Licensed Alcohol & Drug Counselor
Coordinator, Substance Use Program

Areas of Specialty:
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol & Substance Misuse
  • Anxiety & Depression
  • Co-Occurring Mental Health & Substance Use Issues
  • Coping Skills
  • Family & Relationship Issues, including those related to Substance Use
  • Trauma

Client Focus:
  • Adults
  • Teens
  • Couples & Families

Michelle’s practice centers on a commitment to people being heard and respected regardless of the challenges that they may be experiencing. Michelle draws on her background in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to help clients to understand how their thoughts, feelings and core beliefs influence choices in their world.

Michelle draws on more than ten years of professional experience in her practice. Michelle works together with her clients to process their experiences and find healthy solutions to create positive life changes. In this process, they work to understand how their thoughts, feelings and core beliefs influence the choices they make in their lives. Michelle offers a non-judgmental environment and centers the work on the client’s specific needs and goals.


Education:

  • MA New England College
  • BA Randolph-Macon College

Areas of Focus:

  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality Disorder
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Life Transitions
  • Parenting
  • Post-Partum Depression
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Social Phobia
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma & PTSD

Treatment Approaches:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
Locations
Upper Valley

 

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