Brandi McDonald, LMHC
Hello and welcome, I am happy to see you’ve made the first step in your healing journey.
Are you suffering from reoccurring negative thoughts of past events and experiencing unwanted or painful emotions? Maybe you are dealing with intense anxiety or low self-esteem? Rest assured, you’ve come to the right place. As your therapist, I can help guide you through your healing journey so you are not alone.
I have a passion for working with individuals dealing with issues such as: trauma, substance abuse, anxiety, depression and low self-esteem/self-doubt. As a trauma informed mental health provider it is my priority to build a trusting, safe and non-judgmental environment. I strive to help clients feel empowered and capable of taking on even the hardest days.
I specialize in Mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma Informed Care, Motivational Interviewing and Substance Abuse Therapy. I obtained a Clinical Mental Health Counseling Master’s Degree from Niagara University and have experience working with a wide range of mental health and substance abuse disorders. I have additional experience in crisis intervention, and working with a mobile crisis team. I am trained in Trauma Informed Person Centered Therapy, Trauma Informed Motivational Interviewing and Military Trauma Informed Care. I look forward to accompanying you on your healing journey and offering you empowering tools to thrive.