Therapist Profile

Name:
Debra L. Horsley, MSW
Professional Title:
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Location:
332 South Juniper St., Ste. 203B Escondido, CA 92025-4942
Phone:
(760) 233-7730
License Number
LCSW15974
Practicing Since:
1999
Additional Licenses:
LCSW

Personal Statement

Personal Statement:
Do you feel sad or overwhelmed? Is anxiety preventing you from achieving your goals? Are you dissatisfied with your relationships or feel unable to change your life? Do you have difficulty sleeping? I can help you change your life and become the person you want to be. I believe the most important aspect of therapy is the bond between a client and the therapist, and I make every effort to achieve this bond from the first session. My goal is to have you leave each session with a sense of peace, hope and empowerment. I have been a licensed therapist since 1990. My specialties include treatment of depression, anxiety and addictive disorders. I work with adults and adolescents, and have extensive experience working with children. My philosophy is primarily based on the cognitive behavioral approach. However, my method of treatment varies according to the needs of each individual client. I would be happy to schedule a free telephone consultation with you to address any questions or concerns you may have. Please don't hesitate to call.

About My Practice

Office Hours
Monday-Friday, 8AM-6PM
Services
Individual Therapy, Couples Therapy, Family Therapy, Child Therapy, Adolescent Therapy, Workplace Counseling, Substance Abuse Therapy, Addictive Disorders Therapy
Insurance
Aetna, Any Insurance Eligible, Blue Cross, Blue Shield, Blue Shield of CA, College Health IPA, Cigna, Call Office for Insurance Accepted, Health Net Insurance, Kaiser, Magellan, MHN, Most Insurance Accepted, Motion Pictures, Most PPO's and Indemnity, Other, Out-of-Network coverage, PacifiCare, Private Pay, PPO, Superbill provided, Sliding Scale, Tricare, United Behavioral Health, United Health Care, Victims of Crime, Value Options
Credit Cards Accepted
None
Free Initial Consult
No
Offers Teletherapy
None

Education

Degrees
MSW, University of York, England, 1982 BA, Leeds University, England, 1978

Area of Specialty

Specialites:
Addictions
Adolescents
Anger Management
Anxiety
Assertiveness Training
Bi-Polar
Career Stress and Changes
Children
Childhood Trauma
Critical Incident Stress Management
CoDependant/Adult Children of Alcoholics
Combat/Military Related Trauma
Communication Skills
Couples
Creativity
Depression/Clinical Depression
Domestic Violence
Eating Disorders
Employment Issues
Ethnicity/Multi-Cultural Relationships
Families
Gay/Lesbian/Bi/Questioning
Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming
Grief/Loss Terminally Ill
Issues of Abuse (Abused)
Issues of Abuse (Trauma)
Infertility/Adoption/Pregnancy
Individual
Interracial Couples
Men's Issues
Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
Other
Parenting
Persons With Disabilities
Personality Disorders
Play Therapy
Pre-Marriage Counseling
PsychoEducational
Post Traumatic Stress Disorders
Rape Victims
Relationships
Self Esteem/Personal Growth
Single Parents
Step/Blended Families
Stress
Trauma
Women's Issues

Other

Theoretical Orientation
Behavioral
Brief/Solution Focused Therapy
Cognitive-Behavioral
Cognitive
Eclectic (Many Therapies)
Emotion Focused Therapy
Family Systems
Humanistic/Existential
Psychodynamic
Psychology
Satir
Self Psychology
Systems
Transpersonal Psychology
Certifications
Substance Abuse Professional, CISD
Languages Spoken
English
Ethnicity
Caucasian (Non-Hispanic)

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