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Amanda Russo is a licensed professional counselor who specializes in working with women, couples, and folks with neurodiversity (ADHD, autism, and giftedness). She has an MS in Rehabilitation Counseling, meaning she has extensive training in psychological and workplace assessment, and has a strength-based approach to working with clients. Amanda has research experience in improving social skills for workplace interactions, and social cognition. She has been practicing counseling online for the past several years in an effort to reduce barriers to therapy, especially for neurodivergent individuals. Amanda is also a certified special education teacher and school counselor. Amanda has three children, all with neurodiversity, a wonderful partner, and two goofy dogs. In her free time, she likes to sing, cross-stitch, and look at real estate she will probably never buy. Visit her website at www.balancedlifelpc.com for more info on Amanda's services and her blog.


Specialties

ADD/ADHD
Depression
Family
Anxiety
Couples

Education

MS (Master of Science)
UT Southwestern Medical Center


Accepted Insurance

United Healthcare
Oscar Health


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