Anne Markiewicz

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Anne Markiewicz LMSW, CAADCTherapist

Anne has been working in the behavioral health field for over 20 years.  She is a Licensed Clinical and Macro level Social Worker and has experience serving a variety of populations including those dealing with substance abuse.

Treatment Philosophy & Focus

Anne has a passion for working with individuals and families with issues in recovery, relapse prevention, relationships and communication. Anne believes that folks can be supported by being open to second chances, spirituality, and the ability to grow, evolve and improve. Anne’s personal mission statement is “to heal, enliven and inspire” those wanting recovery from alcohol or other substances “and whomever comes into my path”. Anne also uses solution-focused treatment by helping others “get out of the problem and into the solution.” Anne has specialty training in alcohol and drug abuse, embraces a strengths-based approach, and utilizes CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy). Anne works with adults and provides individual therapy or couples counseling.

Education & Experience

Anne earned a Bachelor of Science from Central Michigan University with a Major in Sociology and Minors in Psychology and Philosophy. Then, she completed a Graduate School Certificate (SPADA) Specialty Program in Alcohol and Drug Abuse at Western Michigan University. Lastly, Anne completed her Masters of Social Work degree from Eastern Michigan University with an emphasis in Mental Illness/Chemical Dependency. She has both an LMSW (Licensed Masters of Social Work [in Clinical and Macro]) and a CAADC (Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor). Anne has been working in the Behavioral Health field since 1991, with experience at various levels of care including outpatient, intensive outpatient (IOP) and inpatient/residential treatment. Anne has worked as a therapist and in management, in Michigan and Seattle/Washington State.

Specializations

  • Alcohol and Drug Recovery
  • Codependency/Enabling/Healthy Boundaries
  • Depression or Anxiety
  • Grief and Loss
  • Improving Mindfulness
  • Improving Weight/Health/Nutrition
  • Life Adjustments
  • Personal Goal Attainment
  • Reducing Stress
  • Relationship Improvement
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Self-Esteem/Self-Image
  • Spiritual Growth

The Wellness Institute of Michigan Therapists