Michelle Rampone, MSW, LCSW

About You Counseling & Coaching, LLC
910 S 8th St, Ste 100
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034
USA

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My website: www.aboutyoucounseling.net
Highest educational degree: LCSW

Summary:
My experience with and dedication to treating ADHD isn’t just professional; it’s personal: I have ADHD.

About Me

Summary

My experience with and dedication to treating ADHD isn’t just professional; it’s personal: I have ADHD.

About Me

I am a licensed clinical social worker in both Massachusetts and Florida. I graduated from Rutgers University with a Bachelors of Science in Psychology in 1997 and earned a Masters in Social Work with a focus in clinical social work from Columbia University. I have over 19 years of clinical experience and also had the good fortune to collaborate with many experts who share the same area of specialty, including Dr. Edward Hallowell, a pioneer in the education and treatment of ADD/ADHD and Dr. Ross Greene, author of The Explosive Child and creator of CPS, Collaborate Problem Solving Approach.

Practice Philosophy

My Approach to Therapy

Since I was untreated until I attended graduate school, I am better able to understand the effect of symptoms from a variety of perspectives and apply that knowledge to the treatment of my clients. My clients feel that because I live it, have struggled with it, understand the thoughts and emotions associated with it, and continue to find new strategies to manage and cope with it, it gives me an advantage in their treatment. In addition, I have an ability to connect and develop an alliance with teens, especially those who are defiant, disrespectful, who feel entitled or are resistant to counseling or coaching. Working with these challenging clients and the families affected by them, is my true passion. My clients have described me as an effective, progressive, hard working, caring, passionate, young at heart, empathetic, accommodating, “think outside the box” kind of therapist.

More Information About My Practice

About You Counseling & Coaching, LLC is a special place to seek counseling, life coaching, parental guidance, skill building groups and other valuable resources. Even though we treat adults, including couples, our area of speciality is working with school age children, young adults and their families who struggle with emotional, behavioral and mood issues such as ADD/ADHD, Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, Anger Management and Grief.

At About You Counseling & Coaching, LLC you will have somewhere to vent, learn new skills (coping, problem solving, communication, anger management, organization, study, social, etc.) and more importantly, reflect and share your thoughts and feelings in a safe, comfortable environment. Parents will benefit by learning more effective parenting skills and ways to communicate with their children.

Practice Details

Services I Provide

Individual Therapy, Marriage Counseling, Couples or Relationship Counseling, Group Therapy, Family Therapy, Coaching, Consultations, Online Therapy

Ages I Work With

Adults, Children, Teens

Approaches to Psychotherapy

Anger Management, Attachment-based, Coaching, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Cognitive Therapy, Eclectic Therapy, Emotionally Focused, Family and Marital, Family Systems, Goal-Directed Psychotherapy, Holistic Psychotherapy, Humanistic Psychotherapy, Integrative Psychotherapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Narrative, Person-Centered Therapy (Rogerian), Positive Psychology, Psychodynamic, Relational Psychotherapy, Short-term Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Issues I Work With

ADHD, Academic Underachievement, Adoption, Anger Management, Anxiety, Asperger's, Behavioral Issues, Bipolar, Bisexual Issues, Career Counseling, Child or Adolescent, Chronic Impulsivity, Coping Skills, Depression, Developmental Disorders, Divorce, Domestic Abuse, Emotional Disturbance, Entitlement, Family Conflict, Gay Issues, Gender Identity, Grief, Infidelity, Learning Disabilities, Lesbian Issues, Life Coaching, Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD), Oppositional Defiance, Parenting, Peer Relationships, PTSD, Relationship Issues, Self Esteem, Self Harm, Sleep or Insomnia, Spirituality, Suicidal Thoughts, Teen Issues, Transgendered Issues, Transsexual Issues, Trauma, Video Game Addiction, Women's Issues

Insurance I Accept

BlueCross and BlueShield, Multiplan, Tricare