Samantha is a licensed social worker. She specializes in working with children, teens, and families. She uses CBT and other therapeutic approaches to address problem areas including anxiety, depression, and disruptive behavior disorders. She works closely with parents to give them tools to support their children and problem solve issues that are impacting the family. Samantha has training in Multisystemic Therapy (MST), an evidence-based approach to working with youth with significant risk factors. She also has experience leading The Incredible Years group program, a research-backed curriculum to support parents of young children who are having developmental or behavioral issues. Samantha loves to incorporate play and activities to engage children and adolescents in developing healthy skills and thinking patterns.