I am proud to be affiliated with:
Counseling Associates of West Bloomfield
6960 Orchard Lake Road, Suite 100
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
Hello and Welcome to my website.
My name is Laurie Kimmel. I am a clinical social worker nearing 30 years of experience treating children, adolescents, adults and seniors.
My areas of specialization include the treatment of:
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Certified EMDR Therapist (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing.)
Obsessive and Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Certified at Obsessive Compulsive Foundation BTI (Behavior Therapy Institute) to provide
Exposure and Response Prevention (ER-P)
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
This website is designed for people who are considering entering therapy as a means to learn more about me as well as my therapeutic orientation.
Included are five sections.. My Home Page provides a general outline to the entire website. Experience includes specifics about my background as a therapist; my training, and general approach to treatment.
EMDR therapy: What is it and How Does it Work? is a brief introduction to a fascinating approach to resolving unprocessed traumas or "unfinished business" lingering from the past.
Resources are additional websites for you to peruse.. And Initial Paperwork are forms to download and complete before our initial appointment.