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Paula Porter, LCSW Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Paula Porter, LCSW
Paula Porter, LCSW

A Little About Me…

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with more than 25 years of experience. I have a Bachelor’s in Social Work from University of Illinois and a Master’s in Social Work from the University of Kentucky.

 

When You Come to Your Appointment With Me, You Might Experience…

I believe that each person is unique and capable of change. While I individualize my approach with each client, I begin with a foundation of respect for who they are and what their goals might be in therapy. I want therapy to be a collaborative process that helps people access their strengths.

In my free time you might find me…

During my free time, I enjoy spending time with friends and family, going to the dog park and traveling. I am also an amateur photographer.

My Training and Speciality Work Includes…

 

I bring a broad array of skills and knowledge from my experience in inpatient and outpatient settings. I am skilled at working with short-term or long-standing concerns. My areas of experience include anxiety, depression, trauma and PTSD, codependency, substance use and recovery, LGBTQ issues, identity, relationships, stress management, life skills. I utilize EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral therapy, mindfulness techniques, solution focused and other approaches. I work with adults of all ages and I welcome the opportunity to work with a diverse clientele. I am very passionate about what I do and enjoy my interactions with clients.