Valerie Noel, MS, NCC, LPC, is a Licensed Professional Counselor who has been providing Mental Health Services for the past 13 years at CSG. She has worked with all ages across the continuum of care including Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services, Family Based, Partial Hospitalization Program, and Outpatient. She received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Pennsylvania State University in 2002 and her Master of Science in Counseling Psychology from the University of West Alabama in 2006. In August 2014, she completed her Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling from Walden University. Valerie has extensive training in family systems therapy, behavioral therapy, certified in applied behavior analysis from the Florida Institute of Technology and is a certified clinical trauma professional. Valerie has experience working with individuals experiencing symptoms of anxiety, depression, PTSD, trauma, abuse, family therapy, couples, bipolar, adjustment disorders, ADHD, IDD, self-regulation challenges, anger management, and short term counseling (EAP services). Valerie has a strength based approach, continuity of care, meeting individuals where they are presently functioning. Valerie utilizes CBT, IFS, ACT, relaxation, mindfulness, play therapy techniques, family systems, behavioral, psychoeducation and crisis intervention.