Amanda van Hamme, LCSW

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Amanda van Hamme, LCSW

Biography

I received my Masters Degree in Clinical Social work from Simmons College and completed her Bachelor's Degree in Sociology at the University of Massachusetts Boston,. Prior to college, I was a member of the United States Air Force which drove my passion for helping people. I enjoy working with diverse populations, including veterans, women, and LGBTQ, among many others. My biggest goal is to provide the safe space and support for individuals to start their journey towards becoming their best self in whatever form that may be.


Education


Areas of Special Interest

Anxiety, Behavioral Issues, Coping Skills, Anger Management, Depression, Dual Diagnosis, Family Conflict, Grief, Self Esteem, Stress, Suicidal Ideation, Transgender, Veterans Issues, and Women's Issues.

Types of Therapy

Attachment-based, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Compassion Focused, Culturally Sensitive, Interpersonal, Mindfulness-based (MBCT), Motivational Interviewing, Narrative, Person-Centered, Relational, Solution Focused Brief (SFBT), and Strength-Based.


Client Focus

Children (6 to 10)

Adults


Modality

Individuals