Michelle Hague earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Rutgers College and her master’s degree in Social Work from Fordham University. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselor in the State of NJ.
Michelle is an empathic professional who has 19 years of experience treating adults and adolescents in a variety of settings including schools, addiction treatment centers, intensive outpatient programs, and in-home care.
Michelle takes a psychodynamic approach to treatment with the use of cognitive behavioral strategies to build success in brief therapy. She specializes in the treatment of addictive behaviors including drug and alcohol abuse, eating, codependence, gaming, sex and gambling.
Michelle works to uncover lifetime themes that reinforce maladaptive thought and behavior patterns, and contribute to increased symptoms of depression, anxiety, and disconnection. She works with survivors of complex trauma and understands the neurobiological impact of past experiences on present emotional and physical wellness. Michelle provides education on the connection of the mind and body to improve self-awareness and competence in daily functioning.