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Crystal Hill LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker located in Louisiana. Her education includes a master's in social work from Capella University in 2019 and a bachelor's in social work from Northwestern State University in 2012.
Crystal specializes in treating trauma-related issues and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). She is trained in eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) which uses bilateral stimulation to process emotions that are blocked by traumatic events.
Crystal Hill LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker located in Louisiana. Her education includes a master's in social work from Capella University in 2019 and a bachelor's in social work from Northwestern State University in 2012. Crystal has been in practices for over 10 years as a social worker. She has worked in adult inpatient psychiatric units, inpatient and outpatient substance use treatment, and now her focus is on healing myriad of issues including anxiety, depression, grief/loss, self-confidence, women’s issues, harmful childhood experiences or other disturbing life experiences.
Crystal specializes in treating trauma-related issues and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) using Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) to process emotions tied to negative events. Crystal uses EMDR to help her clients process and heal from events or situations that bring them to therapy. Additionally, Crystal uses Cognitive Behavioral therapy to help her clients change negative self-talk that fuels negative emotions and worsens low self-esteem and low self-confidence.
Crystal creates a safe space for her clients to be themselves and have the security of knowing they will be listened to, heard, and respected as a person. She uses empathy compassion, to encourage clients to take charge of their own life.
Drug addiction & abuse - Tolerating emotional discomfort; reducing or eliminating reliance on drugs; development of new coping mechanisms for stress and suffering.
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Mood disorders - Clinical depression, persistent depression, bipolar disorder, and other mood disorders that cause disturbances in the client's mood, causing mood swings, restless sleep, and/or elevated mood
Burnout - Managing and recovering from stressors that lead to feelings of decreased motivation and disconnection from the self; practicing effective self-care and finding ways to relax both physically and mentally
Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) - Recovering from the impact of long-term, repeated traumatic events, such as emotional abuse and neglect
Guilt - Developing an understanding of the role that guilt plays in one’s daily life and exploring its origins; learning the coping skills needed to move past this guilt and feel confident in difficult situations
Years of Experience: 11 years
Affinity Counseling Center , LCSW, 2023 - Present
Capella University , MSW, 2019
Northwestern State Univeristy , BSW, 2012