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Olivia

Olivia Sterling is an Afro-Latina Licensed Clinical Social Worker that specializes in providing culturally sensitive, holistic therapy across diverse populations. In her work, Olivia utilizes a variety of therapeutic modalities and evidence-based practices, including: Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Attachment-Based Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and Mindfulness.


Olivia’s background consists of providing individual, group, and family therapy to children and adolescents living in Residential Treatment Centers. She has also served as a Forensic Social Worker to incarcerated individuals and their families. Olivia has created and developed community-based programs to promote youth empowerment and education, in communities of color and for LGBTQ+ persons.


Olivia has a strong clinical background in assisting people living with chronic and advanced illnesses with their end-of-life care. Her expertise lies in supporting those dealing with anxiety and/or depression in their life transitions and/or grief and bereavement. While she comes to the practice with a wealth of clinical knowledge and training, she is most interested in providing an open heart and mind to those seeking transformative experiences and emotional healing.


Specialties

Career
LGBTQ
OCD
Trauma
Family
Bereavement
Couples
Cultural
Depression
Anxiety
Women's Issues
ADD/ADHD
Panic Attacks
PTSD
Stress

Education

MSW (Master of Social Work)
Columbia University School of Social Work

BA (Bachelor of Arts)
Boston College

Accepted Insurance

Cigna
Oscar Health
Oxford
United Healthcare


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