Social Work Expert 522029 FL


Expertise Description

I have over a decade of experience in child and adolescent mental health with expertise with children exposed to trauma, have attachment issues, have a history of abuse/neglect and/or have developmental issues (including autism). I have additional knowledge in play therapy, adoption-competent therapy, domestic violence services, parenting education, grief counseling and individual therapy for sexual abuse victims. I have spent over 5 years as a social work expert witness with consultations and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


Education

Degree Subject Institution
M.S.W. Clinical Social Work and Social Policy and Administration Florida State University – Tallahassee Florida
B.A. Psychology University of Nebraska – Lincoln Lincoln Nebraska

Licenses Certifications

Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Florida
Registered Play Therapist – Association for Play Therapy
Certified Adoption Competent Therapist – State of Florida’s Department of Children and Families and Rutgers University
Qualified Clinical Social Work Intern Supervisor – State of Florida’s Department of Health
Qualified Mental Health Counselor Intern Supervisor – State of Florida’s Department of Health

Awards & Affiliation

Association for Play Therapy
American Psychological Association
National Association of Social Workers

Primary Affiliation

Association for Play Therapy



SELECT EXPERT