Jennifer Merrill

City: Burlingame, CA
State: California
Tel:
License Name: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

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Office Address:

Seesaw

Seesaw

Seesaw is a well-being studio for families.

309 Primrose Road

Burlingame, California 94010

Therapy Specialties: 

Anger Management
Coping Skills
Domestic Violence
Family Conflict
Multicultural Issues
Phobias
Suicidal Ideation
Asperger's
Career Counseling
Divorce
Emotional Disturbance
Infant Mental Health
Parenting
Self Esteem

Modality:

Individuals
Family
Payments Accepted:

 

Personal Statement

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 8 years of experience in the field. I received my Masters in Social Work from New York University and am currently licensed and practicing in California.

I have extensive experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families in the criminal justice system, the foster care system and school districts. I specialize in treating depression, anxiety, trauma, PTSD, behavioral difficulties, substance abuse, family conflict and grief and loss. I believe that every individual and family has internal strengths to help them overcome whatever obstacles or difficulties they may encounter. My job is to help identify, harness and grow those strengths. I believe that every individual and family situation is different. I approach therapy as a process of two or more individuals working together in an innovative and creative way to help promote healing and growth.

I am trained in many different treatment modalities to help assist this process including: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma Focused CBT, Child Grief and Loss Therapy, Child Parent Psychotherapy, Family Systems Therapy, Psychotherapy, Strengths Based Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and Art Therapy.

Client Focus (Age)

Toddlers/Preschoolers (0 to 6)
Children (6 to 10)
Preteens/Tweens (11 to 13)
Adolescents/Teenagers (14 to 19)
Adults

Treatment Orientation

Art Therapy
Coaching
Conflict Resolution Therapy
Exposure Therapy
Family Systems
Attachment-based
Collaborative Problem Solving
Emotion Focused Therapy
Expressive Arts
Intensive Short-Term Dynamic Psychotherapy
Mindfulness Based Approaches
Motivational Interviewing
Play Therapy
Trauma Focused
Relational

Services Fee

Initial Consultation $80-$130

Therapy Session $80-$110

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