Steve is a licensed clinical social work with years of experience working a variety of populations. He would like to focus his clinical work on helping children and families that have faced some trauma. Steve also takes a client-centered approach in working with his clients, drawing from such techniques as Motivational Interviewing and Dialectical Behavior Therapy.
College Attended: Springfield College
Year Graduated: 2012
Licensure: Licensed Clinical Social Worker
License #: 008950
Year Received: 2015
Area of Interest: childhood sexual abuse survivors, working with men, issues of trauma, working with couples
Recent Trainings Attended: Behavioral Ethics, Severe Mental Illness & Co-Occurring Substance Use Disorders: An Integrative Approach, Assessment of Acute Risk
“Understanding Addictions: Food, Drugs, Alcohol” – INR Seminars
Professional Organizations: National Association of Social Workers, American Association of Christian Counselors
Favorite Books: I enjoy W.E.B. Griffin series on the Marines. For work I love research articles on Trauma, Sexual Abuse Survivors, Resilience and most any book on those topics
Hobbies/Interests: I need to get back in shape but I like running. I like biking with my family, I love swimming. I also love going to the movies when I can.
Book Most Often Recommended to Clients: The Five Love Languages – Gary Chapman