BONNIE L. JACOBS, MSW, LCSW
AREAS OF INTEREST:
Assessment and treatment of children, adolescents, families, women, and couples. Expertise with behavioral disorders and mental illness in children/adolescence including: opposition defiant and conduct disorder, juvenile delinquency; academic problems due to anxiety, under achievement, learning disabilities, and cognitive disabilities; mild mental retardation behavior problems; sexualized behavior; post traumatic stress disorder; divorce; grief and loss issues; foster care and adoption; and attachment problems. Specialty in sexual abuse, domestic violence, and trauma counseling with victims. Experience treating offenders of violence. Women’s issues including empty nest and life transition.
Masters Degree, Clinical Social Work, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 1998. Focus: Children and Families, Mental Health. Field Work: CHIPS, Sexual Abuse and Trauma Survivors; Family & Couples Therapy.
Bachelors of Arts Degree, Social Work, Mount Mary College, Milwaukee, WI 1996. Focus: Generalist social work. Field Work: Minorities and sensitive crimes.
AODA Counselor, Kettle Moraine Hospital, 1990. Addiction Specialty: Alcohol and Drug Counseling.