Laurie P. Reed, LCSW
Laurie Reed graduated with Master’s Degrees in Education and Social Work from Washington University in St. Louis, MO in 1984. Prior to completing her graduate work, Ms. Reed was a certified secondary education teacher and taught in a variety of settings for five years. She has been a Licensed Clinical Social Worker since 1984 and in private practice since 1986; she became a Clinical Social Work Supervisor in 2004.
Licensure as a Clinical Social Worker allows Ms. Reed to practice individual and family psychotherapy (She cannot, however, prescribe medication or perform psychological testing). Ms. Reed has conducted many trainings for professionals and community members who work with children, especially in the area of helping parents and children cope with complex issues of parental separation and divorce.