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, your child, 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.
Stony Brook University- Bachelors of Science is Psychology 2006
City University of New York, Queens- Masters of Science in Mental Health Counseling 2013
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.
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
New York State License No: 009015
If you have any other questions regarding my training, or if you would like to set up a FREE 20-minute phone consultation, CLICK below