Maria is a licensed clincial social worker specializing in individual, couples and family therapy with adults, teens and families, and maintains a private practice in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
With over 20 years experience as a therapist, and as a graduate of Temple University of Social Work, she is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clientele. Among her areas of expertise are anxiety, depression, mood disorders, addictions, intimate relationships, family relationships, cognitive, emotional and behavioral issues, and interpersonal communication.
Maria also provides clinical supervision to social work students and recent graduates.
Maria is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges and gain insight. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. Clinical hypnosis, mindfulness and other techniques may be explored to enhance self regulation and insight. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
MSW Temple University 1999
BS Pennsylvania State University 1991
License, Certifications & Awards
Pennsylvania license in Clinical Social Work
Maria attends educational seminars and trainings regularly to learn new and refine techiniques and methodologies