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About Me


Brianna Searles, LMSW

Master Social Worker Psychotherapist

Aetna, Anthem, BC/BS, Beacon, Cigna, Evernorth, HUSKY

Brianna holds a Bachelor of Psychology & Human Development & Family Studies degree and a Master of Social Work degree and is a Licensed Master Social Worker in the State of Connecticut. 

Clinically trained at the University of Connecticut (UCONN), Brianna's training focused on working  with, adolescents, young adults, and adults on issues such as substance use / co-occurring disorders, depression & mood, anxiety, family & relationship issues, grief & loss, trauma, and more.


Brianna's approach developed during her academic and experiential work as well as many diverse post graduate trainings. This training includes a rich foundation in:

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Solution Focused Therapy

Trauma Focused Therapies

Motivational Interviewing

Family Therapy approaches

She regularly attends clinical trainings to keep current on knowledge and skills relating to specific treatment approaches as well as furthering her expertise in the science of behavior, human development across the lifespan, and emotional and psychological wellness.   


Brianna has provided community based diversion services to at risk populations involved with the court system, and most recently practicing psychotherapy. She is experienced in working closely with other medical and mental health professionals, school professionals, and other community associations to help people gain relief from symptoms while developing greater insight and awareness, reducing problematic or disruptive behaviors, improving interpersonal, family, academic, career and community functioning, and overall well being. 

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