Ms. M is a single parent of a six year old girl who was laid off from her job at a real estate development firm seven months ago. She was looking for similar employment and was discouraged about the lack of opportunity; and her daughter’s father’s financial help is unreliable.
While in therapy, she obtained a better job, and after six months of working with her clinical social worker, she reported,
“She has really helped me to change the way I do things and to stop feeling so bad about feeling bad.”
“I’m getting out of the house to exercise and taking my daughter ice skating every week now.”