Last edited 12/11/2023

Amy Sifford LCMHCS

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

Dr. Amy McCarthy Sifford is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor and Supervisor with over 30 years of experience in the counseling, counselor education, and human services field. She specializes in trauma informed care. She is trained in specialties such as EMDR, Neurofeedback, Seeking Safety, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, and Choice Theory. Dr. Sifford utilizes a client centered, strengths- based approach that is grounded in existential theory and philosophy, namely that each of us has within us everything we need to overcome difficult situations and emotions. Working with her involves deconstructing problematic beliefs and behaviors and teaching evidenced based strategies to reconstruct a fully functioning and healthy way of thinking and being in relationships with the self and others. Dr. Sifford works with survivors of recent traumatic events and survivors of developmental trauma.

Specialties

Depression

Anxiety

LGBTQIA related issues

General Expertise

Depression

Anxiety

Relationship Issues

Loss/Grief

Bipolar disorder

LGBTQIA related issues

Life transitions

Trauma

In-Network Insurance

Aetna

Alliance Health

AmeriHealth Caritas

Partners Behavioral Health

Clientele

Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Adolescents (13-17)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Internal Family Systems Therapy

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Licensure

  • North Carolina, LCMHCS, 7451

Education

University of North Carolina - Wilmington

Online Therapy

Office at 7490 Waterside Crossing Blvd S, Denver, NC

Frequently Asked Questions About Amy Sifford, LCMHCS

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Amy Sifford, LCMHCS, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Amy Sifford accepting new clients?

Yes, Amy Sifford is accepting new clients for online therapy in North Carolina and in-person appointments at 7490 Waterside Crossing Blvd S, Suite 2A, Denver, NC, 28037.

Does Amy Sifford accept insurance?

Yes, Amy Sifford accepts insurance, including Aetna, Alliance Health, AmeriHealth Caritas and Partners Behavioral Health.

Does Amy Sifford offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Amy Sifford offers in-person appointments at 7490 Waterside Crossing Blvd S, Suite 2A, Denver, NC, 28037.

Does Amy Sifford offer online therapy?

Yes, Amy Sifford offers online therapy via video sessions to people in North Carolina.

How quickly can I see Amy Sifford?

Amy Sifford typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Amy Sifford speak?

Amy Sifford conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Amy Sifford online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Amy Sifford online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.