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Last updated: 9/10/2011

Susan Ellsworth Shaw, LCSW-C, BCD, QCSW (410) 535-4081
Last Updated: 9/10/2011
Degrees:
MSW

Years of Experience: 35

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:

English
Spanish

Licensing:
MD - LCSW-C [02527]

Credentials and Certifications:
Academy of Certified Social Workers (ACSW)
American Board of Examiners in Clinical Social Work (ABECSW)
Board Certified Diplomate (BCD)
Certified Social Worker (CSW)
Child and Adolescent Therapist
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
Diplomate in Clinical Social Work (DCSW)
Divorce Mediator
Qualified Clinical Social Worker (QCSW)
Social Work Supervisor
Social Worker, Licensed Clinical (LCSW)

Office and Contact Information
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Susan Ellsworth Shaw, LCSW-C, BCD, QCSW
Huntingtown, MD 20639  

(410) 535-4081

Contact: Susan Ellsworth Shaw

Office Hours:
Mon: By appointment
Tue: By appointment
Wed: By appointment
Thu: By appointment
Fri: By appointment
Sat: By appointment
Sun: By appointment
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: N/A
Weekends: N/A

Accessibility:
Home Visits
Online Therapy (email, live chat, video)
Telephone Counseling
Video Counseling (Skype, etc.)

Problems Served (focus areas are bold)
Addictions/Other (gambling, sex, etc.)
Addictions/Substance
Adoption/Foster Care
Aging
Anger Management
Anxiety/Panic Disorders
Asperger's Syndrome
Attachment Disorders
Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder
Autism Spectrum
Behavioral Problems
Bipolar Disorders
Career/Employment Concerns
Child Abuse and Neglect
Couple or Marital Issues
Depression
Developmental Disability
Dissociative Disorders
Domestic Violence
Dual Diagnosis
Eating Disorders
Education/Personal Development
Elder Abuse
Factitious Disorders (Munchausen Syndrome)
Family Issues
Firesetting
Forensic
Gender Identity
Grief/Loss
Immigration/Newcomer
Infertility
Interpersonal Relationships
Learning Disabilities
Life Transitions
Men's Issues
Multicultural Issues
Neurological
Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder
Pain Management
Parenting Issues
Personality Disorders
Phobias
Physical Illness/Impairment
Pregnancy/Childbirth
Psychoses/Major Mental Illness
Psychosomatic
Runaways
Self Abuse
Sexual Abuse/Rape
Sexual Disorders
Sexual Orientation
Sexuality Issues
Sleep Disorders
Spiritual/Religious Concerns
Stress
Tourette's Disorder
Trauma/PTSD
Traumatic Brain Injury
Women's Issues

Treatment Methods and Approaches (focus areas are bold)
Theoretical Approach:
Advocacy
Behavioral
Case Management
Coaching
Cognitive/Behavioral
Crisis Intervention
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing (CISD)
Dream Work or Analysis
Education Consultation
Evaluation/Diagnostic
Feminist
Forensic Evaluation
Geriatric Consultation
Guardian ad Litem
Holistic
Humanistic
Information and Referral
Intervention (Alcohol, Drug, Gambling Addiction, etc.)
Long-Term
Mediation
Occupational Therapy
Outreach
Parent Guidance
Play Therapy
Prevention
Psycho-Educational
Psychodynamic
Relational
Sex Therapy
Short-Term (Brief Treatment)
Social Support
Sports Psychology
Systemic
Vocational Counseling/Rehabilitation

Methods Used:
Couple/Marital
Educational or Psycho-Educational
Family Systems
Group
Individual
Online Therapy
Peer Support
Supervision/Consultation

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

Specific Populations:
ACOA (Adult Children of Alcoholics)
AIDS/HIV+
Alzheimer's
Biracial
Brain/Head Injured
Cancer Patients
Caregivers
Children of Divorce
Chronic Illness
Disabled
Gifted
Grandparents
Immigrants/Refugees
Interracial Families/Couples
Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender/Queer (LGBTQ)
Military/Veterans
Offenders/Perpetrators
Sensory Impaired (hearing, vision, etc)
Step Families
Transgender
Twins

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

Multi-cultural Experience:
African-American Irish Native American
Hispanic

Professional Associations
American Red Cross Mental Health Disaster Action Team (DAT)
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)

Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $100
Couples: N/A
Group: $45
Family: $100

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: N/A

Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Advocacy
Brief Phone Consultation
Community Education
Crisis Intervention
Information & Referral
One Hour per week for Military and Families
Outreach
Prevention Programs