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Education & Credentialing 

Monica Wells, LMHC 

I’m Qualified to Treat You… I Promise…

 

I know it’s important for you to know that I’m both trained and qualified to treat you or your teen. Besides loving what I do, I have extensive training in a variety of areas, so peek on through and if you have any other questions, you can always set up a call to find out more information about me or my services.

Schooling:

Stony Brook University- Bachelors of Science is Psychology 2006

City University of New York, Queens- Masters of Science in Mental Health Counseling 2013

 

Training:

ASPIRE Center for Learning and Development- Externship/Post Graduate 2011-2017

Trained in treating children, adolescents, and young adults with high functioning autism and ADHD, specializing in treating girls & women.

Mental Health Providers of Western Queens- Externship 2015-2015

Trained in working with underprivileged communities with a variety of mental health concerns including anxiety, trauma, and stress related disorders.

Skinner Psychological Services- Post graduate 2017-2018

Trained in treating children, teens, & young adults with ADHD/Autism with co-occurring disorders.

Continuing Education

Because I believe that being a good therapist consists of continuing to learn even after school is over, I’ve taken these courses, and will continue throughout my career:

  • CBT for Adults with Aspergers- Dr. Valerie Gaus 2011

  • Michelle Garcia Winner Social Thinking Conference YAI- 2011

  • AHANY Autism Conferences (adolescent and young adult series) 2012-2016

  • Mindfulness for kids and adolescents 2019

  • Mindfulness techniques 2019

  • Treating Children and Adolescents with Anxiety 2019

  • Credentialed CCATP-CA (Anxiety Certification) 2020 #9068072

  • Certified to teach PEERS(R) Social Skills to Young Adults

  • Certified to teacher PEERS(R) Social Skills through Tele-therapy

License:

New York State License No: 009015

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