Live Your Best Life Today
I believe that everyone is uniquely capable of overcoming the worst life can throw at them. You are not a victim of your pain, but a wielder of your greatest strengths. I use solution-focused therapy to help you leverage your strengths and live your best life, today.
-Kency Gilet, LMHC-
Meet Kency Gilet
Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC)
National Certified Counselor (NCC)
Kency was born and raised in NY as a member of a large Haitian-American family after his parents immigrated to the US in the 1980s. Kency received his bachelor's degree in psychology and his master's degree in mental health counseling from Pace University where he is now an adjunct professor of psychology. He is married, has 3 children, a German Shepherd named Winston in Springfield, MA.
Today, Kency is also the Clinical Director of a co-occurring enhanced residential treatment program for adults struggling with addiction and mental illness. In 2018, Kency started Libertas Counseling LLC, where he provides solution-focused therapy to individuals navigating through difficult life transitions such as divorce and loss.
Hello! I am a solution-focused therapist, which means I believe anybody can overcome the pain and struggles of an unfulfilling life by first being clear about the desired outcomes and then being intentional about the actions taken to shape the life envisioned. I will empower your imagination to craft a crystal clear picture of the life you want through a series of thoughtful questions and that are meant to uncover the solutions to life's barriers.
Adults clients often come with difficulties surrounding major life stressors such as divorce, loss, anxiety, job stress, depression. I will help you shape the outcomes you desire.
Couples, whether in a committed relationship or ending one, I will help you BOTH craft your desired outcome and set course the steps that make you both happy.
The unique struggles teens face in this 21st century world require powerfully positive action that give teens the safety to explore, ask questions, and bounce back from missteps.
Child-Centered Play Therapy
Children today have been pressured to grow up in dangerous world. Allowing the space to be a child and play creates an atmosphere of trust, honesty, and yes; meaningful changed-talk.