Laura Johnson-Hughes, M.S.W. is a licensed clinical social worker who brings over 30 years of experience with a diverse population of teens, adults, children and families. Laura implements a strength based and systems approach with the goal to provide support and quality interventions for symptoms and situations. Her goal is to empower you and/or your family to build upon your strengths, learn healthy ways to cope and work to be the best version of yourself. She implements evidence-based practices such as cognitive behavioral therapy, solution focused therapy, motivation interviewing, mindfulness based treatment and person-centered interventions in her individualized treatment strategies. Laura has specialized in areas of depression, anxiety, focus/concentration, communication, self-esteem, parenting, behavior management, work related stress, building work/family balance and strengthening relationships, with a health and wellness focus. She believes in educating individuals and families about symptoms, interventions and the science behind it all.
If you are looking for help with finding more peace in your life due to any challenges you or your family are experiencing, Laura strives to provide a warm and non-judgmental space for you to share your concerns.
Laura earned a Masters Degree in Social Work from Michigan State University and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Oakland University. She has worked in home-based and office-based environments in the tri-county area. In addition, she has experience with maternal and infant health programs, supporting pregnant moms and infants.