March 16, 2019
Battling Mental Illness
At MTATCW, we conduct mental health assessments, diagnose mental illness, provide mental health treatment, educate campus community on multicultural issues within a college setting, supervise master-level counseling student at a practicum level, provide AODA information for students, plan and implement annual health and wellness fair, and provide monthly presentations for campus community on health and wellness topics .
Human Trafficking is modern day slavery and occurs when a trafficker uses force, manipulation, and/or fraud tactics to control another person for the purpose of commercial sex acts or soliciting services against one’s will.
Individuals who struggle with behavioral addictions benefit from mental health treatment that targets skills associated with impulsivity and sensation seeking. Clients engage in weekly individual and group treatment modalities that focus on psychosocial development.
Our Alcohol and Other Drug (AODA) Treatment Program treats the disease of Substance Use Disorder. We understand that making the choice to live a life free of substances will be one of the most important and challenging decisions of your life.
Domestic violence can be defined as a pattern of behavior in any relationship that is used to gain or maintain power and control over an intimate partner.
Incarcerated individuals lack access to adequate mental health treatment. Our program works with offenders who have recently been or soon to be released to the community and their families.
This program responds to the many factors associated with high-risk behaviors as well as thinking patterns that teenagers and young adults experience in parenthood relationships.
Our trauma-informed approach to treatment of patients will ensure that individuals struggling with an array of mental illnesses will feel understood and supported within a safe atmosphere conducive to healing.
Dr. Amarante conducts mental health assessments and devises comprehensive treatment strategies that respond to her clients needs. She also supervises mental health clinicians and empowers them to embrace their clinical strengths.
Ph.D, LPC, SAC
We offer various services that help individuals in crisis. Treatment will begin with an individual assessment conducted by a licensed professional followed by the development of a treatment plan specific to your unique personal treatment goals. To improve overall outcomes, we acknowledge the likelihood of a dual diagnosis and respond to our clients’ mental health needs in conjunction with addiction treatment.
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