Antonia is known for being engaging, warm, and connected. She works with adults as well as children by utilizing traditional psychotherapeutic as well as holistic techniques. Her flexibility helps her clients resolve their challenges, while taking on new and exciting perspectives on navigating their lives and meeting their goals.
She has a long history as an educator and administrator, with a wealth of experience assisting people of all age groups. A typical session focuses on talking about challenging events, and then building coping skills that can improve the client's life and relationships. She is supportive, empathetic, and solution-focused in her approach to helping her clients.
Antonia's main approaches combine psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral, mindfulness and holistic methodologies. She believes being able to draw on many different approaches increases her flexibility in addressing a wide array of concerns.
She also holds a certificate in clinical hypnosis and finds that teaching self-hypnosis to clients can aid them in gaining control of their reactions to daily events. In this area, Antonia has consultations with Dr. Shipon on a regular basis.