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Madison DaCosta, LCSW

Pre-licensed therapist

She/Her/Hers

Approach to treatment

Madison takes a holistic, empowering approach to mental health. She meets you where you are in your journey, and works with you to explore what will feel most effective and supportive. Her focus is on self-awareness, healing, self-connection, and enlightenment. Madison pulls from personal experience, formal trainings, and evidence-based practice to support her holistic approach, offering LGBTQIA+ support and trauma informed care.

Madison will guide you in recognizing your hidden strengths and potential. She challenges you to prioritize self-care and self-love by making commitments to change. She believes that we all have unique gifts and a purpose, and we can all reach our full potential by tapping into our physical, mental, and spiritual resources. Madison offers open-minded, non-judgmental, compassionate guidance throughout your journey of self-exploration and evolution.

 

Theories & Interventions

Madison’s approach is influenced by:

  • Supportive therapy

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

  • Psychodynamic theory

  • Mindfulness practices

  • Mind-body-spirit integration

  • Connection with the natural world

  • Transpersonal psychology

  • Attachment theory

  • Trauma-informed care

 

Specialties & Expertise

  • Children/teens/young adults

  • Anxiety

  • Mood (depression, bipolar, anger management)

  • Trauma / PTSD

  • Relationship challenges

  • Boundary setting

  • Communication

  • Self-care and empowerment

  • Self-awareness and discovery

  • Substance use support

Madison is a great match for you if:

  • You would like to improve your relationship with yourself, with others, and with life itself.
  • You identify as a highly-sensing person or an empath
  • You have desire to make changes and build or break habits
  • You would like to break the cycle of trauma
  • You are interested in learning about the impact of physiological health on mental health
  • You would like to transform your thought process