I work with individuals, couples, and families to help them learn and utilize strengths that support growth for emotional and physical well-being. I work with parents to help them discover and use positive, constructive methods of dealing with behavior and emotional issues.
Areas of specialization include: depression, anxiety, anger, stress, trauma, chronic pain, relationships, parenting, and marriage.
My work also includes the mind body connection; hypnotherapy has been a part of my practice for 25 years.
I obtained a Bachelor of Arts from DePauw University, Greencastle, IN. I obtained a Master of Science, Social Work from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Since graduate school I have trained extensively with many highly respected clinicians. I have trained therapists across the state of Indiana in Solution Focused Therapy and Quality of Care in Mental Health.
Additional Expertise and Facts:
I have taught at Ball State University in the Social Work and Counseling Psychology Departments, and at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI in the Masters Social Work Program.
- Social Work in Rural Communities, 5th edition, Chapter 19
- “Assessing Clinical Social in Rural Communities
Contributing Authors, Glenn Stone, PhD and Bill Frederick LCSW
Co-Author Two Children’s Books
- The Kite Surprise
- Patches and the Delightful Dragon Day
For more information or to read my blogs, view my website: www.billfredericklcsw.com