ABOUT
Anna Svetchnikov, MS, LMFT

Anna Svetchnikov is the Founder and Executive Director of Longwood Care, Inc., a licensed marriage and family therapist and author. Anna is a graduate of University of Massachusetts, Boston and holds a Master’s Degree in Psychology. She has practiced psychotherapy for more than 10 years, specializing in providing solution-focused therapy to individuals, couples, children, parents and families.

Anna’s practice has grown to include numerous facilities under her non-profit organization and her innovative work in the field has built on and expanded to the use and evolution of various approaches in counseling as well as exclusive modalities in individual, couples and child therapy.

In supporting thousands of clients and various populations, her expertise has grown invaluable to individuals seeking to:

– Develop and cultivate emotional intelligence
– Challenge and process feelings to remove barriers to success
– Accept mental health and wellbeing as a strength
– Become a competent expert of their past, present and future
– Use self-esteem and confidence to be a better version self
– Be in control of emotions, mood and life

Anna has received numerous accolades, awards and has appeared on national television networks and provided expert opinions in news outlets.

With more than 40 books published for children, parents and adults, these books focus on providing therapy through storytelling to support emotional intelligence and social emotional learning from a young age to be guided and reinforced into adulthood.

Anna’s areas of therapeutic expertise and application include, Positive Parenting, Behavioral Therapy (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy), Solution Focused Therapy, Systemic Therapy, and the Solution-Focused Relational Approach to provide psychotherapy and counseling services to couples, families, individuals and groups. Moreover, she has experience in treating ACOA/codependency, grief counseling, addictions, new immigrants, nursing home patients, PTSD, physical abuse and physical disabilities. Beyond her specialties, she is tri-lingual and effectively communicates in English, Russian and Ukrainian.

News & Media

Media & Appearances

Tips to keep kids from procrastinating

The LOCAList SD – Anna Svetchnikov, AUTHOR, THERAPIST, MOM, EXECUTIVE Author and therapist Anna Svetchnikov is sharing her tips to keep kids from procrastinating! After …

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StoryMakers with Anna Svetchnikov

WISH AWAY series & THE LEGEND OF ASTRID https://youtu.be/s5Q36J1ca7s Everyone has worries and feels anger sometimes. On Storymakers, author and councillor Anna Svetchnikov introduces young readers …

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KidLit TV Exclusive – Read out Loud I DESERVE MORE by Anna Svetchnikov

Read out Loud by Anna Svetchnikov One day each year, fairies are able to travel to the human world. Today is that day! Join in …

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“The Fearless One” by Anna Svetchnikov

TUCSON MORNING BLEND “The Fearless One” is a children’s book written by Anna Svetchnikov, teaching children how to overcome fears and anxieties in their day-to-day …

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Top Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist of the Year Empowered Woman Award

Anna Svetchnikov is the Founder and Executive Director of Longwood Care, Inc. and a licensed marriage and family therapist and author. She was recently selected …

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Forbes Announces The Final Installment Of 250 Entrepreneurs Featured On Its 2021 Next 1000 List

Forbes Next 1000 2021 America is rich in small businesses. To shine a light on these entrepreneurial heroes, Forbes created the Next 1000. This year-round …

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How you can teach your kids “coping skills” through books

Awesome Team is a new children’s book series that helps kids cope with anxiety and stress By: The PLACE Posted at 7:07 PM, Dec 05, …

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I Can Do It: How to teach your kids healthy coping skills

GOOD THINGS UTAH Childhood is thought of as a carefree time, but kids have just as many challenges as adults. Our little ones can become …

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New books help parents understand toddlers.

INSIDE SOUTH FLORIDA Licensed Family Therapist Anna Svetchnikov On How To Better Understand Your Toddler’s Behavior. If your little one is approaching toddlerhood, you might …

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How to Nurture Happiness in Your Child

As parents, raising happy, and healthy kids is always the goal, but there are a lot of opinions on how to get there. I recently …

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Anna was recently selected as Empowered Woman Award and Top Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist of the Year for 2021 by the International Association of Top Professionals for her outstanding leadership, dedication and commitment to the mental healthcare industry.