Andrea Browning, LMHC, CRC
Andrea (Andy) Browning, LMHC, CRC, previously worked as a therapist in a research project for UB’s Research Institute on Addictions to determine the effectiveness of Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction on individuals with a substance abuse dependence diagnosis. This involved MBSR training and ongoing supervision as well as facilitation of MBSR groups. Prior positions in Buffalo, NY include working at Kaleida Health, Outpatient Trauma/Co-occurring Disorder program; Mid-Erie Counseling and Treatment Services; and Volunteer Alternatives to Violence Project. Since 2012, Andy has lived out of country serving as primary caregiver for a family member. During this time, she relied on her mindfulness stress reduction skills to bring peace and light to each day. Andy was a co-trainer of our MBSR adaption program in 2010 and 2011 along with instructor Marcy Brimo, LCSW-R. She taught the fall 2017 course for us and received excellent evaluations.