Emily Parks LLMSW

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Emily believes it is her obligation to help individuals cope with daily stressors to practice and maintain healthy lifestyles. She has several years of experience working in Cognitive Behavior Therapy, trauma, suicide prevention, motivational interviewing, mental health counseling, autism and developmental disabilities, youth mentoring, depression, anxiety, substance abuse, post-partum support and bereavement. Emily believes in solution focused therapy knowing each person is unique and her approach to treatment focuses on the overall wellness to promote a supreme quality life.

 

Education

Emily graduated with her Master’s in Social Work from Wayne State University specializing in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

Career

Emily worked for the State of Michigan for over 10 years including foster care, adoption, child welfare, adult protective services, and youth aging out of foster care system. Emily has experience working in community mental health working as a clinical therapist, as well as a therapist with adults and children with a range of psychiatric illnesses and substance abuse disorders.

 

Emily Parks, LLMSW