Alice A Tindi
She/Her/HersLicensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, LICSW Specialties • Insurance & Fees • Locations
Alice Tindi is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) specializing in treating a wide array of traumas, ranging from racial trauma caused by oppression, discrimination, and exclusion, childhood trauma domestic violence, sexual trauma, trauma of fleeing one's country due to violence (Refugees and Immigrants), and historical and intergenerational trauma. Alice comes from a family of healers which drove her passion to join a helping profession. Alice’s grandmother used faith and traditional herbs to heal people and Alice truly enjoyed and appreciated people getting well at the touch of her grandmother’s hands. This experience influenced Alice’s passion for working with people and making a difference one person at a time.
Alice's professional mission is to help individuals make sense of their symptoms and life experiences, and to heal and transform the imprint life experiences have made on the mind, brain, and body. Alice is driven to discover the root of a person’s psychological distress and work collaboratively with the individual to tackle and find solutions to the identified problem. Alice's strength-based approach to psychotherapy sees people’s strengths even in moments they think they do not have any when stressed and overwhelmed with life circumstances. She taps into your inner resilience/resources to walk with you in your journey of healing.
Alice utilizes evidenced-based practices, as well as practice-based evidence interventions to respect, honor and amplify indigenous knowledges. She centers individual’s culture as the foundation of the treatment interventions and provide culturally responsive and specific services. The interventions are, Trauma-Informed care, Narrative Therapy, Cognitive behavior therapy), Dialectical behavior therapy), and Acceptance and Commitment therapy). The interventions incorporate Mindful-based practices and assist clients to begin viewing themselves and their emotions with acceptance, compassion, and curiosity that facilitates the desired change. In addition, the interventions assist in processing and healing of trauma.
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
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) - Healing painful experiences and memories from the past
Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Racism, oppression, and discrimination - Exploring how racism, oppression, and discrimination impacts one’s life, including relationships, work life, and self-esteem; growing self-care practices to combat the negative emotions that arise when faced with identity-based adverse experiences