Ian Rivera – LCSW: Empowering Your Journey to Wholeness

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About Ian

Ian is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with a passion for helping individuals overcome challenges and achieve holistic well-being.

He draws upon a diverse background, including a Master’s degree in Social Work with a focus on trauma-informed care and substance abuse from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, and a Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice. Ian is also a Masters Certified Addiction Professional and holds licenses to practice in Florida, Wisconsin, Alabama, and Kentucky.

Ian’s career began by supporting children and families facing emotional and mental health challenges. He later transitioned to specialize in helping individuals struggling with substance abuse disorders. He utilizes a variety of evidence-based approaches, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Family Behavioral Therapy, and 12-Step Facilitation.

For over 12 years, Ian has empowered clients to identify their strengths and build resilience on their path to lasting recovery. He believes in fostering a collaborative and supportive environment where individuals can explore their potential and achieve their goals.

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