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Sean Blackburn, LCSW Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Sean Blackburn LCSW
A Little About Me…

I obtained by Master of Social Work (MSW) degree from the University of Kentucky in 1996 with a certificate in Gerontology. My professional experience includes providing inpatient and outpatient social work care in both rural and urban settings. I became a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) in 2000 and have become expert at providing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, motivational interviewing and mindfulness based therapies to clients from ages 13 and older. I have extensive experience in the field of aging, neurocognitive disorders (dementia) and with end-of-life issues.
When You Come to Your Appointment With Me, You Might Experience…

As a generalist I provide an eclectic style of care depending on the needs of the client. I offer my 20 years of experience and knowledge to help clients navigate through their issues related to feelings of anxiety, depression, grief, past trauma, substance use and interpersonal difficulties, and different life transitions within the family unit.
I’m most comfortable working with…

I use evidence based therapies for Adolescents, young adults and older adults. Anyone from the LGBTQ community is welcome in my office.
My Training and Speciality Work Includes…

I am expert in providing mindfulness based treatment methods/interventions for problems with recurring depression and persistent anxiety. I provide a motivational interviewing style for persons with substance use disorders, and am highly experienced in providing Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) to persons with self harming behaviors and chronic suicidal ideations.
In my free time you might find me…

Hiking at one of the Kentucky state parks or traveling.