Jimmie S Woodward is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Michigan. In my role as a clinical Social Worker I have had the opportunity to work with diverse individuals with a variety of mental health support needs and concerns. As a Clinical Social Worker my focus is on providing services that support individuals through understanding their unique needs through assessment. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including persistent and serious mental health treatment needs. These needs have included depression, anxiety, relationship issues, parenting problems, anger management and personality disorders. I also helped many people who have experienced physical trauma or emotional abuse.
My counseling style is person centered and strength based acknowledging that you are the expert on you and your situation. I believe in treating everyone with dignity and respect as I support them to make desired changes in their life. Individual and group therapy sessions focus on building therapeutic rapport while demonstrating sensitivity and compassion. My approach focuses on the person and their environment meeting them where they are at in terms of readiness to change. Interventions or services are evidence based and eclectic determined by the clients needs and treatment goals. Examples of the types of interventions used include Dialectical and Cognitive-behavioral therapy , Motivational Interviewing , Psychodynamic. provided within a humane framework. Together we will develop a treatment plan that is relevant to your stated needs.
I also want to take this time to acknowledge your courage as you take the steps necessary to build a more meaningful and fulfilled life . It takes courage to seek a happier life and to take these first steps. When you are ready know that I ready to assist and support you on your recovery journey.
I look forward to working with you!
Additional areas of focus: Antisocial Personality, Men's Issues, Paranoia
Clinical approaches: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
MI LMSW 6801109218
He has helped guide me through tumultuous times in my life. He has also been very flexible with his schedule and extremely forgiving.
Written on Nov 07, 2023 after therapy with Jimmie for 1 year and 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, and compassion fatigue
Very knowledgeable and caring
Written on May 09, 2023 after therapy with Jimmie for 10 months on issues concerning depression, and addictions
Jimmie is amazing and very understand person
Written on Feb 17, 2023 after therapy with Jimmie for 1 year and 2 months on issues concerning self esteem, coaching, and adhd
Good listener, offers solutions to my problems. Overall very pleased with the sessions.
Written on Sep 15, 2022 after therapy with Jimmie for 3 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, anger management, career difficulties, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd
Outstanding and very understanding...
Written on Sep 06, 2022 after therapy with Jimmie for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, and adhd
He has been Pleasant to talk to he listens to what I have to say and it seems to be helping
Written on Aug 30, 2022 after therapy with Jimmie for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and bipolar disorder