Allison Widmann, M.S.W., LCSW, LICSW, LCSW-C
Works with: Families, Parents, Couples, Individuals
Specializes in: Anxiety, Depression, Grief/Loss, Trauma/PTSD, Women’s Issues
Allison has more than sixteen years of social and human services experience and is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker – LICSW (DC), LCSW-C (MD), and LCSW (VA). She holds a Master’s in Social Work from Catholic University, a Master’s of Public Policy from Georgetown, and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Washington University of St. Louis. She also has done post-master’s work at the Washington School of Psychiatry.
Allison understands client needs today – stress, balancing work and home life, relationships, family – and more. Her clinical interests include anxiety and depression, grief/loss, trauma/PTSD, issues of family of choice versus family of origin, women’s issues, and the mind-body connection. She begins “where the client is” recognizing that that there is no “one-size-fits-all” solution in therapy. Allison employs a variety of modalities, including psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral, and family systems. Her experience spans inpatient, outpatient, and home-based services. She helps clients feel comfortable from the first session and strives to help her clients meet their goals.
Clinical Approaches: Psychodynamic, Cognitive Behavioral, and Family Systems
Degree: MSW, Catholic University; Master’s of Public Policy, Georgetown; BA Sociology, Washington Univ. of St. Louis