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Kent Heintzelman
Kent Heintzelman

 

Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Christian Counselor

Works With Adolescents, Adults, Couples and Families.

Specialty Issues: Anxiety, Depression, Stress,Anger Management,ADHD, Substance Abuse, Marital Issues, PTSD, and Grief

Virginia Beach location

More About Me

EDUCATION

  • BA Sociology From Old Dominion University 1978
  • MSW From Norfolk State University 1981
  • Post Graduate College of William and Mary 1985-1987

PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

  • Dually licensed in mental health counseling and substance abuse treatment
  • Over thirty years professional clinical work with dually diagnosed patients, in addition to specializing in  family therapy, marital therapy, SA groups and SA-IOP groups;  Supervision of interns emphasizing in SA/ MH treatment methods and skill development. 

LICENSURE

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker(LCSW), Licensed Substance Abuse Practitioner (LSATP) 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • NASW  (National Association of Social Workers)

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATIONS

  • Advanced Certification in Theophostic Prayer Ministry Counseling

SPIRITUAL DEVELOPMENT

  • Born again Christian; Belief in the spiritual strength and guidance that the Lord Jesus can bring to the therapeutic arena. 

THERAPY ORIENTATION

  • Eclectic, involving Christian existential philosophy, Reality therapy, Cognitive Behavior and Gestalt.  Implements Harm reduction techniques in substance abuse treatment.