We are happy to welcome Teresa as our Staff Therapist at SICHC. She is a therapist from Southern Hills Counseling Center who is integrated with us to provide seamless, coordinated care with our medical team.
Teresa received a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Indiana University and went on to earn a Master’s of Social Work from the University of Southern Indiana. Teresa is both a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Substance Abuse Professional who is qualified to complete Department of Transportation (DOT) evaluations. She is also trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy; an integrative psychotherapy that has been extensively researched and proven effective for the treatment of trauma and numerous other psychological disorders including addiction, anxiety/panic attacks, depression, phobias and complicated grief. She has spent the past 14 years of her career in community mental health and the last 10 years have been serving the residents of Orange and Crawford County. Teresa serves on the Fatality Review Team, Child Protection Team and Multidisciplinary Team, all of Crawford County. She also serves on the committee for SWICAC (Southwestern Indiana Child Advocacy Center).
Teresa and her husband have 3 children: two daughters and a son. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, canning, and spending time with her family
You can see Teresa at our Paoli and English offices.