LCSW, LMFT, SC
phone: (608) 255-9330 x 3
"To affirm life is to deepen, to make more inward and to exalt the will to live" -- Albert Schweitzer
A Strong Educational Background
"Whatever my endeavor, I strive for excellence. My academic career reflects this, as does my clinical work." Undergraduate Training: Angell Scholar; B.A. with High Distinction, University of Michigan Graduate Training: MSSW, University of Wisconsin - Madison School of Social Work
Meeting the Highest Standards of her Profession
"I believe advance training and professional standards are required to do specialized work, as in marriage and family therapy. My credentials and organizational involvement are testimony to this conviction."
Post Graduate Training:
Family Therapy Center of Madison; Family Therapy Training Institute, Milwaukee
Member: Academy of Certified Social Workers;
Clinical Member, American Association for Marriage and
Family Therapy; National Association of Social Workers
Licensed Clinical Social Worker; Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Proficiency Attained Over Twenty Years of Clinical Experience
"I have honed my skills in a variety of settings. This experience has given breadth and depth to my clinical work, allowing me to treat with confidence many of life's most challenging problems." Populations Served: Adolescents, Adults, Couples, Families Clinical Specialties: Relationship Issues; Adolescent Issues; Depression; Anxiety; Physical, Sexual and Emotional Abuse; Premarital Counseling; Divorce and Remarriage; Family Communication; Stress-Related Issues; Grief; Spiritual Enhancement; Family Treatment of Substance Abuse
Caring Solutions for the Challenges of Life
- Unmanageable feelings
- Troubled relationships
- Job stress
- Angry teens/Frustrated parents
- Marital counseling
- Communication problems
- Stress-related illness
- Women's issues
- Spiritual issues
Other Professionals Praise Ciel's Work:
"…conscientious, committed, ethical, skilled and adaptable to the needs of her clients…"
"…excellent rapport with clients…"
"…compassionate, caring, straightforward…"
"…incredibly thorough, leaves no rock unturned…"
My Work is to Bring Forth Your Highest Self:
Listening with empathy…Promoting trust and safety…Offering advice and practical skills. Guiding your access to inner wisdom…My love for my work creates the environment to help you to realize your best self.
We all have the potential to be more loving, joyful, balanced and creative. Couples can rediscover the spark which originally brought you together. Children can learn to speak in new ways to their parents. Parents can learn to speak in new ways to your children. Those who are despairing can discover the joy and promise of the moment.
Let me act as coach, guide, facilitator, teacher and fellow traveler on your quest toward balance, integrity and connection. I offer my sincere commitment to help you make this journey.