Amy Heinrich Donow, LMSW earned her Master of Social Work degree from the University of Michigan. She has over 20 years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families across a wide variety of settings.
Amy specializes in working with emotional, social, and behavioral challenges. She supports clients navigating life transitions, managing stress, anxiety, improving health and wellness, gaining insight and awareness of current behaviors and patterns. Amy also has expertise in supporting individuals with neuro-cognitive challenges and strengths, working with ASD, ADD as well as traumatic brain injuries.
Utilizing both insight and action-oriented approaches, she engages clients in techniques of Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Mindfulness Based Therapy.
Working together, you will utilize an integrative approach, drawing from behavioral and cognitive modalities while maintaining holistic view. Amy understands that every person has a unique set of circumstances and requires an individualized approach. She strives to understand every person’s life experience, and cultivates a therapeutic environment that is non-judgmental and supportive. It is important to her that you feel heard, valued, and have a safe space to heal and grow.
Amy has also served in leadership positions. In her role as an agency Director of Clinical Services, she supervised clinicians and developed and implemented quality measures supporting complex initiatives such as CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) certification.
This accomplishment not only reflects her commitment to high standards of care, but also her proficiency and dedication to best practices in therapeutic service delivery. Amy has experience with developing best practice policies and procedures, clinical training and overseeing patient care operations. Her administrative skills complement her therapeutic practice, making Amy a comprehensive professional dedicated to providing the best quality and ethical services to clients.