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Maggie Pohlman, LCSW
Counseling Children, Adolescents, Adults & Families

Meet Maggie Pohlman

Maggie completed her undergraduate degree in Psychology at Indiana University, Bloomington. She then completed her Master’s degree in Social Work from Indiana University, Indianapolis.

Clinical Experience
Maggie is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), and has been providing individual, family, and group therapy for over six years. She has gained experience through residential treatment centers, outpatient, and school-based settings. Maggie is skilled in working with children, adolescents, and adults of all ages with a wide variety of backgrounds and therapeutic issues.

Therapeutic Approach
Maggie believes her non-judgmental, supportive, encouraging style allows clients to achieve the most effective results from therapy. Her primary goal is to provide an environment in which clients feel heard, accepted, and understood. She assists clients in gaining insight into what patterns, triggers, and behaviors are causing problems in their relationships and functioning. Through her person-centered approach, she works collaboratively with clients to identify their therapeutic goals, and the actions necessary to make positive changes.  In building upon the client’s strengths, she helps them develop additional tools, strategies, and skills to address life’s challenges.

Maggie provides evidenced-based practices tailored to the needs of individuals and families. She is a member of the National Association of Social Workers, and values continuously expanding her knowledge and practice through continuing education courses and trainings. She utilizes a variety of treatment approaches including:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Family Systems Therapy
  • Interpersonal Therapy
  • Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Maggie has extensive experience in the following areas including:

  • Academic struggles
  • ADHD
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavior medication
  • Conflict resolution
  • Depression
  • Disruptive behaviors
  • Divorce and separation
  • Family changes
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Parenting issues
  • Peer relationships
  • School problems
  • Self esteem
  • Trauma