Michelle Whitfield is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and worked as a Behavioral Counselor at the May Institute for Autism in Massachusetts. Michelle is a member of the National Association of Social Workers.
Michelle received her Master of Social Work from Boston University with a Group Work Specialization. She has implemented Applied Behavior Analysis as a Behavioral Counselor for 12 years prior to becoming an LCSW. Michelle has experience working at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences at both the Child Study Center and Children’s Diagnostic Unit.
Michelle has also completed training from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences on Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy, an evidence-based treatment for children and adolescents who have experienced trauma.
Michelle has over a decade of experience working with children and adolescents on the autism spectrum. Her primary focus is on children and families but is certified to work with adults, couples, children, and families.
Michelle joined Wellspring Renewal Center in 2015. Wellspring is handicapped accessible and welcoming to all. Michelle believes that utilizing evidence-based treatments and maintaining best-practice standards are paramount when serving clients. Michelle is also open to clients who choose to include spirituality as a large focus of their therapeutic journey.
“I am fascinated by the process of transformation and enjoy being a part of that journey with others.”