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Dominica Applegate

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Content & Copywriting That Gets Results!

About Me

Dominica Applegate has worked in the mental health field for 12 years before launching her own business as a writer. Specializing in addictions, relationships, codependency, fitness, and health, her work is ultimately about helping people remove blocks that keep them stuck because everyone can create a life they love. Dominica has a BS in Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh and a Master's in Counseling from Liberty University. She is the author of three recent books, including Recycle Your Pain (2015), The Pain, It Shapes Her World (2017), and Into the Wild, a Shadow Work Journal.

Industries I Write About

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My Writing Samples

How Keeping Secrets Can Harm Your Recovery

In addiction recovery and life in general, it's important to walk with integrity, so if you hold onto secrets you're feeling guilty about, it's best to think about coming clean. It might be awkward and a bit scary, but you'll also be able to breathe much easier and sleep better at night once it all gets resolved.

https://www.soberrecovery.com/recovery/how-keeping-secrets-can-harm-your-recovery/

11 Things Introverts Want You To Know

Some characteristics are important for humanity to understand because introverts really want to be understood and not prompted to change. Society should accept and embrace introverts just the way they are. They are not shy (well, some are); they are “intro-focused.” They don’t want to change, be more social, or be made to feel less important because they are quieter than the extroverts.

https://www.elephantjournal.com/2014/09/11-things-introverts-want-you-to-know-dominica-applegate/

Experience

Web Content Writer & Copywriter

A writing professional of more than a decade specializing in copy, content, SEO articles, landing pages, blogs, and eBooks. An expert in addiction, mental health, B2B, personal development, digital marketing, relationships, health, and spirituality. Implements top-notch research skills to engage and inform readers through creative content.

Company: Freelance

I worked there from 2/2008 until now

Recovery Forum Moderator

Create content weekly at Recovery.org based on relevant keywords. Moderated addiction recovery forum each day and provided content for brochures and guides for the Recovery Community.

Company: American Addictions Center

I worked there from 11/2014 until 8/2019

Case Manager

Assist dually-diagnosed adults in achieving treatment goals. Create person-centered plans and updates. Teach anger management, conflict resolution, socialization, and relaxation skills. Responsible for arranging, linking, and integrating multiple services. Monitor medication management.

Company: RHA Behavioral Health Services

I worked there from 12/2008 until 2/2010

Community Support

Provide therapeutic support to children and youth in schools and the community.

Company: Beacon Light Behavioral Health System

I worked there from 3/1995 until 3/2001

Group Home Worker

Supervise mentally challenged adults in group homes, assist individuals with daily living skills, and administer medications.

Company: Evergreen Elm

I worked there from 6/1994 until 8/1999

Content I Write