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Therapist in Annapolis, Maryland,
Elizabeth SantaMaria, LCSW-C

Provider Type: Therapist

Provider Gender: Female

Serving: 15-64

Therapist in Annapolis, Maryland, Elizabeth SantaMaria, LCSW-C

Elizabeth SantaMaria, LCSW-C

Elizabeth (Beth) is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 29 years experience working with diverse populations in a variety of mental health settings. Beth received her undergraduate degree in Psychology from Old Dominion University and earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of Maryland School of Social Work in Baltimore, MD. She has also received specialized training in Maternal Mental Health through Postpartum Support International. Beth has worked as a Director at a mental health organization, and has experience working with adolescents and young children in school, home, and residential settings. For the last eight years, she has worked as a Hospital Social Worker specializing in women’s and children’s services. Beth has also worked as an adjunct faculty member at Salisbury University where she taught Advanced Practice with Families to Masters-level Social Work students and mentored them in the field environment. Beth’s entire career has been dedicated to working with families and children, and she believes that all individuals, couples, and families have strengths and experience challenges throughout the life cycle. Her goal is to partner with them during the most difficult times to help them find peace within themselves and to improve relationships with others. Beth utilizes a holistic approach toward healing and encourages clients to explore their strengths and resilience in a warm, supportive environment. She specializes in treating perinatal mood and anxiety disorders, and other generalized mood disorders in clients of all ages. Beth believes therapy is an open conversation. It is a collaborative process where the role of the therapist is to help facilitate the session dictated by the client’s needs. Beth’s approach is solution-focused, strengths-based, and person-centered. She strongly believes that self-exploration, awareness, and healing through therapy should be celebrated and not stigmatized.

Treatment Areas

  • Adoption/Foster Care
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Childhood Behavior Issues
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couple's Issues
  • Couples/Marital Counseling
  • Depression
  • First Responders
  • Gender Identity
  • Later Life Transitions

Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS
  • Cigna
  • Magellan
  • Optum

Languages

  • English

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