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Alenka Larsen

Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW
MassachusettsTexas
ADHD- Anxiety - Depression- Loss, grief, and bereavement-Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)-Women's issues-

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Professional statement

Alenka Larsen is a Licensed Certified Social Worker, specializing in supporting individuals aged 10 and older. Her practice focuses on clients dealing with OCD, depression, anxiety, trauma, body dysmorphia, and self-harm. Alenka is committed to providing a safe, non-judgmental environment where she collaborates with adolescents and adults to foster positive changes and achieve their personal goals.

In her therapeutic approach, Alenka employs a client-centered, strengths-based methodology, with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) being the foundation of her interventions. This approach emphasizes the development of personal coping strategies and understanding thought patterns that influence emotions and behavior. Alenka’s extensive experience and focus on CBT have equipped her to address complex mental health challenges effectively.

Alenka's professional background includes a comprehensive understanding of OCD and related mental health issues, gained through years of dedicated practice and continuous education. Her office is located in Allen, Tx, and she offers the flexibility of remote sessions for Texas and Massachusetts to accommodate clients with varying needs and schedules. Alenka is devoted to guiding her clients through their therapeutic journeys, making meaningful progress towards recovery and well-being.


Message to clients

My experiences have led me to work with individuals of all ages with varying mental health struggles. I have an in-depth knowledge of OCD and I take a client-centered, strengths-based approach to therapy, using CBT techniques as the cornerstone of my practice.

I believe in the power of sincere, non-judgmental support and seek to create a collaborative space where I can help guide you toward developing positive changes in your life. I would love to actively work with you in accomplishing your goals. If you're ready to begin your journey towards a more fulfilling life, don't hesitate to reach out for a Free Consultation.


Licensure

Massachusetts: 230460 - Texas: 105897

Languages

English

Specialties

ADHD - Skill-building and support around organizational challenges, distracted attention, procrastination; building and maintaining healthy routines and structure

Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)

Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life

Loss, grief, and bereavement - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past

Women's issues - Therapy tailored to common concerns among women; providing a safe and understanding space to address life challenges, stressors, and questions around identity as a woman




Clientele

  • Adults (24+)
  • Teenagers (13-18)
  • Young adults (18-24)

Locations & Hours


Insurance

  • Aetna (in-network in MA, TX)
  • Aetna Student Health Insurance (in-network in TX)
  • Cigna (in-network in TX)
  • Evernorth (in-network in MA, TX)
  • Harvard Pilgrim (in-network in MA, TX)
  • Health Plans Inc. (in-network in MA)
  • Tricare (in-network in TX)
  • Tufts Health Plan (Commercial Plans, not via Mass Health or Navigator) (in-network in MA, TX)

Alenka Larsen is accepting clients using listed insurances, paying listed fees, or using health insurance out-of-network benefits other than:

  • Boston College Student Health Insurance (UnitedHealthcare)
  • Optum
  • Oscar Health
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare
  • United Healthcare Student Health Plan


Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions:$110 (55min)