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QC Counselor PLC

Sarah Kivisto  LISW
Licensed Independent Social Worker
Master's Degree in Social Work 2005 from the University of Iowa   

SPECIALTIES: I have significant experience in using CBT, mindfulness, Family Systems, and Existential Therapy to treat mood, personality, and adjustment disorders, trauma, grief/loss, chronic pain/health problems, substance abuse, and relationship difficulties. I use the STEPPS and STAIRWAYS Programs for the treatment or Borderline Personality Disorder.
PROFICIENCIES: I am proficient in treating ADHD, anger management, OCD, parenting problems, GLBTQ issues, and patients with mild developmental disabilities. I have been trained in EMDR and Trauma Focused CBT.

Sarah is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 10 years of experience, working in a variety of settings. She earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work in 2005 from the University of Iowa. She uses a variety of treatment modalities to assist clients with anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, trauma, substance abuse, grief/loss, chronic pain/health problems, and relationship difficulties.