Michelle Brachten, MSW, LCSWA

Family Visitation Center
Title: Therapeutic Clinician
Michelle Brachten


Michelle Brachten is the Family Visitation Center Clinical Therapist specializing in TF-CBT Therapy for the children who have been affected by the Opioid Crisis in Gaston County. Michelle has spent the later part of her career working for non-profits, end-of-life care giving facilities, and with intensive in-home therapy programs. Michelle Graduated from USC in 2017 with a Masters in Social Work, and is thrilled to have just recently passed her state licensing board.

Michelle is originally from Connecticut and has lived in Montana and Colorado before settling in North Carolina in 1999. Michelle currently resides with her husband, teenage daughter and son, along with 3 cats, and a spoiled 90lb German Shepherd puppy!


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