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Last updated: 12/10/2018

F. Geoffrey Samora, LCSW (574) 232-5065
Last Updated: 12/10/2018
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Gender: Male

Degrees:
MSW

Years of Experience: 30

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:

English
Spanish

Licensing:
IN - LCSW [34002397A]
IN - Marriage & Family Therapist [35001238A]

Credentials and Certifications:
Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW)
Diplomate in Clinical Social Work (DCSW)
Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR), Certified in
Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR), Level II Clinician
Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed (LMFT)
Qualified Clinical Social Worker (QCSW)
Social Worker, Licensed Clinical (LCSW)

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

The therapeutic relationship is about change. If you are interested in making healthy, wise decisions in your life, make an appointment to start the process. The first step is often the most difficult. Feel free to call for a short telephone consultation at no charge.

Office and Contact Information
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F. Geoffrey Samora, D.C.S.W.
150 West Angela Blvd.
South Bend, IN 46617  

(574) 232-5065

Contact: Teshelle Peterson

Office Hours:
Mon: 7:00am - 3:30pm
Tue: 7:00am - 3:00pm
Wed: 7:00am - 3:30pm
Thu: 8:00am - 3:00pm
Fri: 7:00am - 2:00pm
Sat: By appointment
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 1 Hour
Weekends: 2 Days

Accessibility:
Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Home Visits
Secure Video Counseling (Regroup)
Telephone Counseling
Weekend Office Hours

Problems Served (focus areas are bold)
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.)
Addictions/Substance
Aging
Anger Management
Anxiety/Panic Disorders
Asperger's Syndrome
Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder
Behavioral Problems
Bipolar Disorders
Couple or Marital Issues
Depression
Family Issues
Immigration/Newcomer
Interpersonal Relationships
Men's Issues
Multicultural Issues
Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
Parenting Issues
Phobias
Runaways
Stress
Suicidal Thoughts
Trauma/PTSD

Treatment Methods and Approaches (focus areas are bold)
Theoretical Approach:
Behavioral
Coaching
Cognitive/Behavioral
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
EMDR
Humanistic
Internal Family Systems (IFS)
Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.)
Mindfulness Based Approaches
Parent Guidance
Relational
Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Social Support

Methods Used:
Couple/Marital
Family Systems
Group
Individual
Online Therapy
Supervision/Consultation

Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age Groups:
Adolescents (13-17)
Adults (26-59)
Children (6-12)
Seniors (60 +)
Young Adults (18-25)

Specific Populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics)
Adopted
AIDS/HIV+
Biracial
Children of Divorce
College Students
Grandparents
Immigrants/Refugees
Interracial Families/Couples
Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ)
Military/Veterans
Obese or Overweight
Step Families
Suicidal
Transgender

Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious Experience:
Christian Jewish LDS/Mormon

Multi-cultural Experience:
African-American Cape Verdean Irish
Armenian Hispanic Native American

Professional Associations
Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $140
Couples: N/A
Group: $45
Family: $130

Sliding Scale: No

Accept Credit Card: Yes

Medicaid (or equivalent state insurance): Yes
Medicare: Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Community Education
Information & Referral
One Hour per week for Military and Families

Insurance:
ADVANTAGE Health Plan, Inc. Great-West Healthcare
ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc. (Advantage Medicare PPO) Humana Inc. (PPO)
AETNA Health, Inc. Indiana Health Network (IHN)
AETNA Inc. (Open Choice) M Plan, Inc., The
Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield (Premium Preferred Network) Managed Health Network
Beacon Health MDWise
Blue Cross and Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) Sagamore Health Network, Inc. (Plus & Select PPOs)
CIGNA HealthCare TRICARE
CIGNA HealthCare (PPO) United Behavioral Health (UBH)
Community Health Alliance (CHA) United Healthcare