Education: Master’s Degree in Social Work with a specialization in mental health, Loyola University of Chicago. Ms. Sarhene is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.
Client Base: Ms. Sarhene has worked in multiple settings including community mental health and schools in addition to private practice. She has a history of working with children, adolescents and adults living with severe mental illnesses, autism spectrum disorders, anxiety, depression, trauma, ADHD, self-esteem issues, issues with peer relationships and anger management.
Therapeutic Approach: Ms. Sarhene utilizes several different therapeutic approaches based on the need of the client. Ms. Sarhene utilizes techniques such as Cognitive Behavior therapy, Mindfulness, Play therapy, as well as art and narrative techniques. She values a system approach as well as solution focus as appropriate. Ms. Sarhene supports children, adults and their families through active engagement, compassion and a non-judgmental environment. She also strongly believes in creating a relaxed yet safe environment for clients to help navigate in their journey to wellness.