“Addy Bethe Licensed Professional Counselor | Clinical Supervisor | Specializing in Couples and Families, Parenting Support and Social Emotional Wellbeing in Children and Adolescents.
Addy Bethe brings a wealth of expertise to her practice specializing in couples and families, individual counseling for all ages, as well as parenting support. She is a clinical supervisor for graduate students and is passionate about supporting the positive growth in the field of mental health.
Addy's approach is deeply rooted in research-based methods. She has completed Level 3 Practicum Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy, the premier couples intervention that focuses on three primary areas: building friendship, effective conflict management, and creating shared meaning within relationships. In addition to her counseling sessions, Addy also facilitates Gottman Couples Workshops throughout the year, sharing her knowledge and skills with couples seeking to enhance their relationships.For families, Addy employs a systems lens framework to guide members through the various phases of growth and development.
Her experience encompasses working with families of all ages facing challenges such as disconnection, divorced families seeking to navigate co-parenting, as well as adult families in the process of repair and re-establishing connections. As a parent support expert, Addy collaborates with families to tailor positive parenting plans, equipping them with practical tools to support individual family members and foster a harmonious yet vibrant home environment.
Addy is deeply committed to supporting the social and emotional well-being of children as they navigate the ever-changing world around them. Her approach is grounded in key principles like self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, relationship skills, and good decision-making. She is a hands-on and directive practitioner, aiming to teach and empower her clients during each session.
Her goal is to leave clients with extension activities to practice between sessions, ensuring ongoing growth and development. Addy is known for her straightforward and compassionate approach. She believes that therapy is about shaking up what isn't working and reinforcing what is. Shespeaks her mind with empathy and respect. In her view, the therapeutic relationship is key to success, and she encourages potential clients to reach out for an initial session to determine if there's a good match between therapist and client.
This bio highlights Addy Bethe's dedication to couples and family counseling as well as parenting and the social emotional wellbeing of children and adolescents. Her use of research-based methods, and compassionate yet straightforward approach to helping clients navigate the complexities of their relationships and family dynamics.