Darleena's style is warm and professional and, at the same time, passionate and committed to you and your relationships. Darleena is a dedicated clinical counselor and therapist with a proven record of experience providing comprehensive behavioral health services in flexible formats to a diverse client base. Bringing specialized expertise providing services in areas including: Military Family Life Counseling (MLFC), Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), marital/family issues, relationship issues, depression, and anger management. Experience utilizing a holistic approach to treatment and long-term recovery, including addressing the medical, psychological, social, family and behavioral factors that influence and perpetrate complex and chronic health conditions.
Darleena's expertise in areas including:
• Providing individual, group, and family counseling; assessing client needs/concerns; developing trusting
relationships; establishing treatment plans and protocols; establishing/maintaining treatment alliances; and coordinating services with community and social service agencies.
• Providing education in areas including recovery, community resources, life skills, and family/social interaction with experience instructing in both individualized/group environments, encouraging growth, assisting clients in developing self-reliance/confidence, and improving skills to achieve treatment goals.
• Establishing strong rapport with clients and creating an environment of trust, openness, and dialogue.
• Assisting military service members (Active, Guard, Reserve, Veterans) and their families coping with the challenges of military life, deployment return, and reintegration.
Hobbies: Writing poetry, artwork, singing, outdoor recreational activites and riding Harleys.