Carrie Krawiec, LMFT

Carrie Krawiec, LMFT

Carrie Krawiec, LMFT

Individual, couple, family therapy with children, adolescents and adults. Areas of specialization include family conflicts between parents and teens, marriage counseling, co-parenting following divorce, step-parenting, peer relationships, emotional regulation, anxiety, depression, self-mutilation/cutting and self-esteem. Specific training in Parent Management Training-Oregon (PMT-O Specialist); a behavior management technique for parents to utilize with children to prevent and reduce behavior issues in school age children. Integrated problem-centered approach. verified by Psychology Today Directory

Articles

Make Your Voice Heard for Excellence in Mental HealthOn March 31, 2014, Congress passed the Protecting Access to Medicare Act (H.R. 4302), which included the Excellence in Mental Health Act. The Excellence Act will increase Americans’ access to community mental health and substance use treatment services as well as improving Medicaid reimbursement for these services. The legislation creates criteria for “Certified Community Behavioral […]
Dementia vs. Alzheimer’s: What’s the Difference?Dementia and Alzheimer’s are two related and commonly co-current conditions involving loss of cognitive function in old age, and are thus often used interchangeably and incorrectly.  We recently had Barbara Wolf PhD, from the McLaren Hospital in Flint visit the BMC and explain the differences and nuances between the two conditions, and we wrote this article […]
New Research Suggests a Link Between Premature Birth and Mental IllnessNovember 17, 2014 is recognized as World Prematurity Day. The purpose of this day is to raise awareness and increase education that can help to prevent premature births. Worldwide, 15 million babies are born too soon and prematurity is the leading cause of death amongst all infants. According to March of Dimes, 75% of these […]
Holiday Travel Tips: A Guide for ParentsLast year AAA projected 43.4 Americans would be traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. They estimated about 90% of travelers, or 39 million, would be traveling by car 50 miles or more. If you are the parent of school age children and are going to be stuck in the car together for a great distance […]
Therapist and Author Dr. Jeff London Appears at the JCC Book FairAttending Dr Jeff London’s book reading at the JCC book fair was a treat. Jeff, the author, and Howard Fridson, the illustrator, were present to read the book to a room full of friends, family, and community members including many children (preschool through school aged). Jeff began the morning by explaining that in order to […]