Margaret Lionsbeard Sullivan is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 4 years of experience working with children, adolescents, and adults. Margaret has provided psychotherapy to individuals dealing with trauma, depression, anxiety, grief, substance use and crisis intervention. Margaret also has experience working individuals who are survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Additionally, Margaret has experience working with adults who struggle with both substance abuse and mental health issues. Prior to her time with Tides of Mind Counseling, Margaret has provided psychotherapy in a variety of treatment settings such as in-home, outpatient and medication-assisted treatment facilities.
Margaret is skilled at meeting a person where they are at and utilizing a calm therapeutic presence in order to assist in building and maintaining a therapeutic relationship with her clients, which is the cornerstone of effective counseling. Margaret aims to stay current on evidenced based treatment modalities and continue to expand her knowledge base regarding best practices for working with trauma, substance use and mental illness across a range of ages.