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Occupational difficulties can impact a person’s mental health by creating anxiety, depression, stress, fear, and possible substance abuse and other addictions. These mental health conditions can be caused by occupational difficulties such as overworking, lack of passion for work, and underpayment. Seeking out the help of a therapist to assist in overcoming occupational stress and managing your daily anxieties caused by occupational difficulties is an important way of coping with its negative consequences.

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Erika White


Danielle Harkins is experienced in helping individuals deal with issues such as substance use, depression, anxiety, mood disorders, life transition, and relationship issues. All of these mental health concerns can both be impacted and triggered by daily stressors such as occupational difficulties. Danielle strives to aid patients in dealing with the emotions that are affected by problems in the workplace. She believes that this approach is an effective way at dealing with ways to make changes that would promote a happier and healthier work-life balance. She targets this approach by utilizing a psychodynamic perspective, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing and Solution-Focused Therapy.

Dinha Farooqui


Dinha Farooqui provides a warm and inviting therapeutic environment that fosters collaboration with her clients in order to achieve their personal goals. She understands that patients who are challenged daily by problems in the workplace can cause other issues in their daily lives such as relationships and physical health. Dinha feels that providing a safe and secure space allows them to explore and uncover emotional and behavioral issues. Dinha believes that by working through the thoughts, feelings, and emotions that are interrupted by career choices, workplace problems, and other occupational difficulties, clients can create a stronger sense of self in order to seek out an occupation that better suits their envisioned life.

Easter Young


Easter Young specializes in working with individuals who are seeking counseling and advice on occupational decision making and career advising. She understands that when individuals are fulfilled by their work, they not only succeed professionally, but personally, socially, and emotionally as well. Easter is committed to guiding her patients into making changes to their professional lives that allow them to achieve their professional and personal goals. She empowers her patients to work from an honest and strengths-based foundation that promotes positive self-esteem and self-worth.