Patricia Stewart is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor in the state of North Carolina and a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of California. She received a Masters Degree in Educational Studies from Duquesne University and a Masters of Science in Counseling Psychology from Chatham University in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania.
With over 15 years of experience working in community mental health and private practice, she uses traditional and non-traditional approaches to therapy. Theoretical concepts of Humanistic, Interpersonal, CBT, Contemplative and Positive Psychology are applied. A part of her philosophical and therapeutic approach includes components of Yoga, guided imagery, and mindfulness.
Patricia is a strong believer in the power of the mind-body connection. Self-awareness, awareness of our thoughts and perceptions, moods, bodies, and actions all help to shape and color our experiences of the world and how we walk through it. She will provide a safe, compassionate, and fully supported space for self-exploration.
Patricia considers herself a champion for marginalized and under-served populations! She strives to eliminate barriers and stigmas related to mental illness.
Clients served: ages 18-through the adult lifespan. Areas addressed include mood disorders, trauma, abuse, LGBTQ, grief, relationship difficulties, cultural issues, and life stress.
Outside of work she enjoys cooking, outdoor adventures, traveling and dancing.