Joan is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Educator. She has many years of experience working with adults, children and families in diverse settings, including educational, community and healthcare. She has helped those experiencing anxiety, depression, relationship difficulties, life transitions and end of life issues. Her treatment style (clinical approach) is holistic, drawing on a blend of approaches including talk therapy, cognitive behavioral methods, mindfulness and meditation. Her style is empathic and collaborative while always seeking to provide a safe environment in which the client can feel comfortable confronting obstacles, examining feelings and ultimately trying new ways to move forward.