Becky Gracia – LMSW
Becky Gracia is a fully licensed clinical social worker in the state of Michigan. She received her Master’s degree from Boston College School of Social Work. Becky has over 15 years of experience working with children, adolescents, young adults and families. Prior to moving into private practice, Becky worked primarily in school-based settings, both public and private.
Becky has worked with children and adolescents to address a wide range of concerns and issues, including anxiety, depression, trauma, autism spectrum disorders, social skills impairments, ADHD and other learning disabilities. Becky has also worked extensively with parents through family therapy and parent coaching and has presented on topics related to childhood mental health, child development and mindfulness.
Becky is an experiential therapist and uses a variety of experiential and expressive therapies as the main tools in her therapeutic work. These include art, mindfulness, nature-based work and adventure-based challenges. She believes that people of all ages are able to express, communicate and process emotions and experiences through hands-on experiences and she brings this belief into her work. Interventions are tailored to each client and incorporate a variety of theoretical frameworks, including cognitive-behavioral therapy, narrative therapy, exposure therapy and skills-based work. Becky has trained with Mindful Schools and Yoga 4 Classrooms and has experience with adventure-based therapies.
Becky strives to build a positive, supportive, and trusting relationship with each of her clients. She believes therapy should be a collaborative process and welcomes the opportunity to work with you. She is currently offering outdoor-based sessions for children and adolescents, as well as virtual and in-office (for vaccinated clients).