Hayley is a licensed mental health counselor in the state of New York. Hayley is currently studying EMDR, (eye movement desensitization and reprocessing) a form of psychotherapy used to help alleviate emotional distress symptoms that have developed into anxieties. It is conducted through bilateral brain stimulation.
Hayley is passionate about teaching social and emotional learning along with what would be defined as "feelings vocabulary" to help her youth clients understand how feelings expressed behaviorally is otherwise seen as misbehavior.
Hayley specializes in Assertive Communication Counseling to clients of all ages to help them express their needs and feelings appropriately by learning the difference between passive, aggressive, and assertive communication styles.
Anger management counseling helps navigate which feeling comes before anger, the different ways the mind and body react to being triggered by anger, and how problematic expressions are rooted in learned behavior.