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Regina Ajunwa, MS, LMHC, ABPC. CRS

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Regina Ajunwa Counseling Services
You have found an empathic and supportive therapist. I work with adults and adolescents who have a variety of mental health issues such as: depression, anxiety, and various forms of traumatic issues. I do individual counseling and couple/family counseling. I apply the following clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral techniques, Motivational Interviewing, problem solving and REBT to help clints deal with thier issues. I also work with individuals who have chronic medical issues such as HIV/AIDS, diabetes, and cancer to help them deal effectively and cope with their overwhemeling medical condition(s). I help individuals who are feeling loss and hopeless with life learn how to begin a new journey to a new you.
Bio
I am a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, an advanced credential for Masters-level counselors and therapists.
I have experience in management, administration, outreach, harm reduction and clinical experience in community mental health and psychiatry settings including CBO’s and programs requiring home visiting.
Proficient in providing counseling to people with mental health and substance abuse issues. Help clients increase awareness and insight to the negative thoughts and behaviors that affect daily functioning. Teach clients appropriate skills to manage symptoms and recovery process. Proficient in providing grief counseling. Also provide support/education around psychotropic medications.
Practice Areas
 Counseling / Therapy  Group Therapy
 Anger Management  Life Transitions
 Anxiety and Panic  Loneliness
 Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)  Marriage & Family Therapy
 Body Image Issues  Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
 Caregiver Issues  Online / Video / Teletherapy
 Chronic Illness  Pre and Postpartum Mental Health
 Coronavirus/COVID-19 Issues  Relationship Issues
 Couples Therapy  Self Esteem Issues
 Depression  Seniors and Elder Care Issues
 Eating Disorders  Stress Management
 Gay or Lesbian Issues  Trauma and PTSD
 Grief and Loss  Women's Issues
Certifications
 Certified Professional Counselor (ABPC)  Certified Relationship Specialist (CRS)
 Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC)  Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
 National Certified Counselor (NCC)
Education/Training
Bachelor's Degree, 1990, at Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry
Masters Degree, 2000, at College Of Mt. St. Vincent Riverdale-NY.
Completed one-year training and received certificate in Psychodynamic Approaches in Clinical Practice from National Institute for Psychotherapy.
Memberships
Affiliation: Member, Pi Gamma Mu National Honor Society. Member American Psychotherapy Asociation. Member and past Vice President, Nigerian Catholic Community, Inc (USA). Member Obowu Development Union US. Awarded Certificate for Conducting HIV Health Fair in May 2006 by Obowu Development Union in Nigeria/USA.
Other Languages
Igbo
Payments Accepted
Cash , some insurances
Hours:MON-FRI- 10 AM- 6 PM, SAT- 10:30 AM -6:00 PM
License:# 002415-New York
Location
912 East 220 Street
BronxNY 10469
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