SaMika WheatLCSW

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General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Fridayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Saturdayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM
Sundayfrom 09:00 AM to 07:00 PM

What does a first session with you look like?

I provide a safe space with a collaborative approach. I love to integrate talk therapy, art, mindfulness practices and yoga to strengthen one's health and wellness holistically.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

A few of the techniques I use include are Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution Focused, Dialectical Behavioral Techniques and Behaviorism. I am also a Certified KORU Mindfulness Instructor as well as Certified Yoga Instructor!

Specialties

Anxiety

ADHD

Adolescent mental health

Anger management

Bipolar disorder

General Expertise

Depression

Loss/Grief

Self-Esteem

Race & Cultural Identity

Child mental health

Family issues

Learning disabilities

LGBTQIA related issues

In-Network Insurance

Anthem

AvMed

Cigna EAP

Optum

Oscar Health

UMR

UnitedHealthCare (UHC)

Clientele

Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Children (5-12)

Adolescents (13-17)

Licensure

KY, LCSW, 252542