Mental Health Coaching

Mental Health Coaching with Bernadette Silva, MA, CRC

Bernadette Silva, MA, CRC

Bernadette Silva, MA, CRC provides group and individual therapy and serves patients at Pure Balance. Bernadette holds a Master’s degree from New York University in Counseling and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Baruch College. She opened up her practice in 1998 to provide individual counseling with a specialty in career counseling.

Providing neurological based chiropractic (torque release technique) and auriculotherapy, Dr. Magwood’s chiropractic team has made great strides in collaborating with Bernadette and her counseling services for those suffering from anxiety and depression, as well as recovery from addiction and compulsive behavior disorders. Combining these services with in house physical fitness and custom nutrition programs has generated a formula for success beyond counseling alone.

Bernadette also has a specialty in career counseling and conducts career seminars on resume writing, interviewing skills, career planning and innovative techniques for job searching. She consults for private and not-for-profit organizations providing outplacement services to displaced employees. Her specialty is in helping clients make career changes or re-inventing themselves to find their true passions.

In 2010 she began to provide career/case management and advocacy for individuals who are on Medicaid/Medicare, Social Security income or disability. Her approach is cognitive behavioral therapy based where clients learn ways to effectively make a change. Through active goal setting and coaching, Bernadette will help you determine the best options leaving you feeling satisfied with the direction you’re taking.

Mental Health Coaching Services Provided

  • Individual Therapy and Life Coaching (Adults and Teens)
  • Career Exploration/Assessment
  • Career Planning
  • Private Case Management & Advocacy
  • Academic Planning
  • Drug Counseling
  • Anger Management
  • Group Therapy

Who Can Benefit from Mental Health Coaching?

  • Anyone suffering from anxiety, depression or mood disorders
  • Anyone with a major mental or medical health condition that interferes with making a career change
  • Executives
  • Unemployed
  • Individuals who are stuck with making a career change
  • Individuals needing assistance in case management
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Hours by appointment only.

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