Maria specializes in working with children and women. She believes in creating a safe, comfortable and accepting space, helping people realize and appreciate their strengths, and achieve their own goals. She considers herself eclectic in her approach to therapy, believing that treatment should be adjusted based on the client’s individual needs.
Her areas of specialization include pregnancy related mental health, postpartum support, trauma, anxiety, attachment issues, self-esteem and behavioral issues. She is a bilingual (Russian) counselor.
She holds a Master of Science degree in Counseling Psychology from Alaska Pacific University. She is currently working towards licensure under the supervision of Margi Clifford, Licensed Professional Counselor here at YMH.
Maria utilizes a sliding fee scale for payment, but does not bill insurance. Please call our office for details at (907) 277-9642.
Weekend and Evening appointments can be scheduled.