Specializations & Experience
Linda Richardson is a licensed clinical social worker in private practice with over 15 years experience working with individuals, couples, and families to resolve challenges and difficulties in their lives. She enjoys working with a diverse population utilizing brief solution-focused, systemic, and cognitive behavioral therapy. Linda has extensive training in marriage and family therapy, grief/bereavement, sexual abuse, anxiety, depression, and substance abuse.
Linda specializes many different presenting issues such as:
Substance Abuse: Mandatory and supervisory referrals, fit for duty evaluations, alcohol/drug evaluations, follow-up treatment for alcohol and drug abuse.
Depression/Anxiety: Treatment of depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, OCD, panic disorder.
Stress and Anger Management: Job stress, relationship, divorce, life transitioning, parenting, step-parenting, career change.
Couples Therapy: 15 years experience working with couples, including pre-marital counseling, marriage, gay-lesbian couples, and couples in crisis, including step-parenting, blended families, and post-divorce.
Child/Adolescent: Experience counseling children in adoption/foster care, juveniles involved in legal or court system, developmental disorders, ADHD, Autism/Aspergers, sexual abuse, behavioral and conduct issues.
Group Therapy: Experience facilitating groups for stress, substance abuse, dual diagnosis, sexual abuse survivors, aggression and anger management for juveniles, art therapy for juveniles, in various settings.
Linda’s experience has included working:
• Private Practice - 2003 - Present
• Case Manager, Magellen Health Services - 1995 - 2010
• Social Worker, Family Court of St. Louis Court - 1991 - 1995
Linda is contracted with several major
insurance entities, Medicare, and
For her services you may pay by cash,
credit card, or check.
Please call 314.968.8585
for more information