April Steen, LCSW

wendy-holland-web April is a Florida Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She received a Bachelor Degree in Social Work from Saint Leo University in Saint Leo, Florida, a Masters Degree in Social Work from the University of South Florida in Tampa, FL and is ABD in her doctoral program at the University of South Florida. She holds certifications in Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART), has her teaching certificate (school social work, special education) and is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP). April has held roles providing individual, family and group therapy in a variety of settings. She has worked in private practice, with families of fallen military service members, provided onsite employee assistance counseling, and was a k-12 school social worker. April has created and conducted workshops regarding mental health issues, policy/ethical concerns and compassion fatigue. She maintains several professional affiliations including the National Association of Social Workers. April continues to invest in the lives of others through clinical counseling, public speaking, leadership training, educational instruction and small groups to equip and empower others, and assist them in finding meaning and purpose in all dimensions of life. April is a dynamic speaker known for her passion and humor. She is energetic, enthusiastic, and authentic. She is committed to providing a supportive, encouraging and safe environment for all she has the honor and privilege to work with. Her non-judgmental approach enables her to meet people where they are in their journey. April is dedicated to helping people heal their trauma.

Specialties

  • Stress, anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Grief
  • Career
  • LGBT
  • Parenting
  • Self esteem

A Message from April Steen

When you choose to work with me, you will find a warm, nonjudgmental, compassionate and respectful therapist with many years of experience working with people facing challenges in their lives. My focus is also to help clients achieve their goals in the counseling process and provide clients with a safe, friendly, confidential and professional environment while feeling supported, validated, respected and understood.

It takes courage to seek a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards a change. If you are ready to take that step I am here to support and empower you. I look forward to working with you!