Registered Social Service Worker
Andrea Hertel [SSW] comes to NowWhat with more than 20 years of professional experience. After a successful career in marketing and administration, Andrea has shifted her focus to the enriching field of social services. Driven by a passion for supporting others through challenging life circumstances, Andrea specializes in supporting tweens, teens, and young adults coping with anxiety, low self-esteem, emotional dysregulation, and executive function challenges. Using a blend of motivational interviewing and DBT and CBT-based skills training, Andrea helps to empower her clients to develop social and emotional life skills. Andrea is also an excellent resource for supporting clients through practical skills such as time management, organization, prioritizing, task initiation, focus, attention and motivation.
When she is not surrounded by her wonderful family and friends, Andrea can be found working on a minor home renovation or volunteering with a local non-profit.