Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Life Healing Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Life Healing Center.

  • These restrictions have been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Danielle Simmons, M.A., LPCC, LPAT

Primary Therapist

Danielle has spent her professional life using contact with nature as the foundation of her therapeutic practice. She earned a B.S. in Environmental Economics & Management with a minor in Journalism from the University of Rhode Island and a Master’s Degree in Art Therapy/ Counseling from Southwestern College. Danielle holds dual licensure as a Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LPCC) and Professional Art Therapist (LPAT) and has pursued postgraduate certificate studies in horticultural therapy, ecopsychology and eco-art therapy. 

Danielle is a trauma informed therapist and believes that all people have the capacity to live an authentic life. She specializes in helping individuals struggling with trauma, PTSD, mood and personality disorders and life transitions. Taking a client centered approach to therapy, she trusts that true healing comes from within. Danielle places great emphasis on resourcing with clients to identify both internal and external supports while strengthening client resolve to face issues with grace and courage. 

Prior to joining Life Healing Center, Danielle designed, managed and facilitated clinical and experiential programming for a nationally renowned wellness resort. Recognizing the inherent power of processing through hands on learning, Danielle weaves opportunities for direct experiencing into her clinical approach. 

Danielle is thankful for the opportunity to journey alongside each new client on their path to wellness and recovery. 

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  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
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