Kim Zahlaway - LCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Owner, U Got This Counseling Services
Kim Zahlaway provides individual, group and family outpatient clinical services to children, adolescents, adults and families impacted by Depression, Anxiety, ADHD, Learning Disabilities/Gifted, Asperger’s/HFA, Relationship Issues, or work and school related issues.
Kim utilizes a strength-based, individualized approach to support the social and emotional health of her clients through a three-phase process of self-discovery, empowerment and problem solving. Treatment orientation includes: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness-based cognitive and behavior therapy, Family Systems, Integrative, Humanistic, Relational and Solution Focused Therapy.
Kim received her MSW from Simmons College in Boston and has worked in public and collaborative educational settings as a School Social Worker, Head Clinician and Master’s Level Internship Supervisor; as Clinical Director of a drama-based, social skills group program; and as a clinical consultant to schools and mental health programs. She has presented at local and national conferences on various topics to include using drama to teach social skills, decreasing behaviors in the classroom by improving relationships, transition planning from high school to post-secondary life, and parenting in the digital age.
Kim is also co-founder of Girls Standing Tall, a workshop for preteen and teen girls utilizing yoga and group therapy practices to teach stress reduction and increase self-esteem, and most recently owner and director of U GOT THIS, Counseling Services.