Maggie Nelson, LCSW
- Bipolar Disorder
- Substance Abuse
- Opioid Use Disorder
- English /
Maggie is a dedicated and compassionate Licensed Clinical Social Worker at My Psychiatrist Lake Nona, Florida. With a rich educational background from The University of West Florida, Maggie holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s in Social Work, along with a Master’s in Public Health. Currently, she is further enhancing her expertise by pursuing a Doctorate in Healthcare Administration.
Maggie’s professional journey is marked by her diverse experience across various settings. She has made significant contributions in the substance use field and has worked extensively with both the Veteran and Geriatric populations in both residential and outpatient settings. Her commitment goes beyond just addressing individual needs – Maggie is deeply passionate about improving the physical and mental health of communities and populations, especially those facing disparities in these areas.
In her therapeutic approach, Maggie skillfully integrates a variety of methods to provide comprehensive and tailored care. She is proficient in crisis intervention, motivational interviewing, cognitive behavioral therapy, acceptance and commitment therapy, strengths-based therapy, and solution-focused brief therapy. Her goal is not just to guide and assist but to empower individuals grappling with mental health conditions and disorders.
Maggie’s expertise encompasses a wide range of diagnoses, including but not limited to Anxiety, Depression, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, Opioid Use Disorder, Substance Use Disorder, ADHD, and PTSD. Her versatility and commitment are central to her practice, as she strives to meet the unique needs of each individual she serves.
As a member of the My Psychiatrist team, Maggie is excited to extend her “helping hand” approach. She is keen on assisting patients in overcoming mental health challenges and guiding them towards achieving their treatment goals and aspirations. If you’re seeking a therapist who combines professional expertise with genuine care and a personalized touch, Maggie is looking forward to embarking on this journey with you. Schedule your appointment today and take a step towards a brighter, healthier future.