Joanne Leatherman, MSW, LCSW

Joanne Leatherman, MSW, LCSW is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who graduated with a Masters in Social Work from Indiana University, Indianapolis IN. Joanne has over 30 years of clinical experience and has worked with all age groups in outpatient behavioral health, hospital and rehabilitative settings. She currently sees individuals, families and senior adults. Her specialties include depression, anxiety, relationship issues, transitions through the life span as well as bipolar disorder, trauma, grief and loss and personal growth. Joanne values creating a warm and trusting relationship where people become more aware and successful in achieving their goals. She uses an eclectic strength based approach drawing solution focused, Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Family Systems Theory, Psychodynamic and Trauma Focused. Joanne encourages creativity, the mind/body connection and is sensitive to spirituality and is LGBTQ friendly. She is a clinical supervisor for social workers pursuing their clinical license, is a member of the women’s trauma group and has co-led the skills and education group for DBT skills.