Amy Plavnick, LMSW
Amy Plavnick, LMSW is a licensed Clinical Social worker who specializes in treating anxiety disorders and OCD in children, adolescents, and adults. She received her Master’s degree in Social Work from Eastern Washington University in 2004 and has spent the past ten years obtaining expert training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) for Anxiety Disorders and OCD across the lifespan. Amy has received independent training from expert CBT clinicians affiliated with the University of Michigan Department of Psychiatry and the University of Michigan School of Social Work. Amy has also completed advanced training in the treatment of childhood OCD through the International OCD Foundation’s Pediatric Behavior Therapy Training Institute. She has experience treating body focused repetitive behaviors, including Trichotillomania and skin picking in both youth and adults. Amy continues to develop her clinical skills while staying current with empirical research pertaining to areas within her practice. She is committed to using evidence-based interventions to help her clients develop the skills necessary to manage their anxiety and improve their overall level of functioning.
Prospective new clients, please submit the New Client form in the New Clients section of this website. Current or returning clients can reach Amy Plavnick via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Returning clients may also contact our receptionist at email@example.com to determine Ms. Plavnick's availability. Routine messages will generally be returned within two business days.
Amy Plavnick is an in-network provider for Blue Care Network (BCN, including M Premier). As of February 1, 2018, she will no longer be in-network with Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS). Payment is expected at the time of service. If your insurance covers out of network therapy, I can provide documentation that you will submit to your insurance company for possible reimbursement. Please review questions to ask about your insurance coverage here. I am also able to give you a proof of service receipt if you wish to submit it to your Health Savings Plan (HSP/HSA) for reimbursement.