Amanda Knapp worked in community mental health in Cleveland, OH with child clients with severe trauma for 6 years. She found working in Care Coordination at the Marcus Autism Center (CHOA) in Atlanta for 3 years to be very rewarding. Due to her background in child and family development, Amanda has an eclectic approach, drawing from Jungian theory to Trauma-Based Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT).
Amanda is a Licensed Professional Counselor, has two Master’s degrees: one from the University of Georgia in Child and Family Development (2004) and one in Art Therapy and Counseling from Ursuline College in Pepper Pike, OH (2008). She has been practicing Counseling and Art Therapy since 2008, and has received her Certified Professional Counseling Supervisor (CPCS) license in 2018. Her specialties include Art Therapy, Trauma, Abuse and Neglect, Mood disorders (Depression, Anxiety, ADHD, etc.), Early Childhood Mental Health (age 0-6), Adoption work, Attachment and Bonding, Maternal Depression, and Autism.
Amanda practices daily self-care, including Compassion Based Cognitive Therapy and mindfulness, art and crafts of all kinds and art journalism. She enjoys travel, the theater, and considers working with clients as an honor and a privilege.
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