Location: Sarasota, FL – Main – Lakewood Ranch, FL
Lauren has a Masters in Social Work and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from the University of California and California State University. She is currently licensed in the state of Florida. She has decades of experience working in community-based organizations as a counselor, health educator, and mental health advocate. Most recently, she has worked in psychiatric hospital settings, providing individual and group therapy for adult patients. Lauren describes her style of counseling as strengths-based, compassionate, and interactive. She is adept in a variety of orientations such as cognitive-behavioral, dialectical behavioral, mindfulness, client-centered, solution-focused, and narrative therapies and works hard at putting together an individualized, effective course of treatment for you.