Kevin Makarewicz is a therapist in Connecticut who specializes in helping clients navigate such issues as trauma, anxiety, depression, family concerns, relationship stressors and difficulties, and social emotional development. Many young adults seek Kevin's support when facing general life transitions that are proving difficult, such as launching a career or leaving their parents' home.
Kevin's practice is also open to families, including those with children ages four and up. His work with these clients often pertains to attachment disorders, bonding issues, and general parenting issues; he also sees children with ADHD and boundary issues.
Kevin has been in the field for over three decades, and has developed a unique approach to treatment that melds various body-oriented and expressive therapies, including EMDR, music therapy, biofeedback, Gestalt, mindfulness practices, and Internal Family Systems (IFS).
Kevin's practice is located in Old Greenwich, and he is also able to connect with clients across the state via remote therapy. In sessions, he presents as warm, engaging, and mindfully curious. He looks forward to meeting you.
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
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
Family issues - Promoting communication and supporting family members to address challenges and reduce conflict and distress
Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
College & graduate student mental health - Specialized strategies for common issues of young adulthood, including school and career stressors, support around healthy relationships, existential concerns, drug or alcohol issues, eating disorders, and anxiety and/or depression
Nurtured Heart Approach - Specialized training in utilizing the Nurtured Heart Approach, a positive discipline used in homes and schools to help children with ADHD achieve more behavioral regulation
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Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.
Private Practice, Therapist, 2002 - Present
Various Preschools and Community Centers, Developed, led original programs of social-emotional development through music, 2012 - Present
Wellspring Foundation Residential Psychiatric Facility, Expressive Therapist, 1990 - 2002
Lesley College, MA in Expressive Therapies