Simona is an experienced Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with a focus on psychiatric rehabilitation. She received her Master of Arts in Community Counseling from Saint Xavier University as well as received a certification in Psychiatric Rehabilitation. Simona has worked in a community mental health agency as clinician, advocate, and manager. Her experience includes treating mood, psychotic, anxiety, and personality disorders as well as co-occurring substance use disorders. Simona treats adolescents, adults, families, and couples.
Simona believes that therapy is a unique journey for each client, therefore, it is important for the therapist to be open and adaptable. While Simona has a focus on utilizing Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Solution-Focus Therapy, she has experience utilizing numerous other evidenced-based therapies based upon on the client’s needs and desired outcomes. Simona utilizes an empathic, honest, non-judgmental, and collaborative approach while incorporating problem-solving strategies and humor into the therapy sessions.
On a personal note, Simona is a married mother of three children. In her free, she enjoys spending time with her family and the family dog, Elsa. Simona likes to read, hike, and fish. Simona looks forward to the opportunity of joining you on your journey!
We accept most major insurances. Please contact the medical office for all insurance related questions.