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Steve Cartell, MSW, LISW, EMDR Trained

Clinical Therapist

My Bio

Steve earned his Masters in Social Work degree from The Ohio State University College of Social Work and also has training in EMDR. Steve has previous experience working in inpatient facilities, psychiatric hospitals, private practice and outpatient community mental health centers. He has worked extensively with the LGBTQIA+ community.

About Me

What a session feels like with me

Clients are invited to share what is present for them in the moment. Providing a safe, welcoming and affirming environment is vital for individuals to feel heard and respected. Clients are experts in their lives; knowing better than anyone what they need and want to gain the insight for growth in their therapeutic journey. 

Client Focus and Specializations

As a strength and solution focused therapist, Steve believes we each have the power to process our issues and find the key to unlock often untapped potential; taking care of one’s mental health is vital to living a peaceful and fulfilling life.  Steve focuses on Adults and the LGBTQ Community. 


Steve utilizes the following evidence-based treatment modalities:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapist (CBT)

  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

  • Motivational Interviewing (MI)

  • Solution Focused

  • Schema Therapy

  • Gestalt

  • Exercise Therapy

  • Eye-Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing Therapy (EMDR) Trained

Steve Cartell, MSW, LISW, EMDR Trained
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