Kawanna E. Ward, DCC, LCSW, CSOTP, RPT-S

CEO/SENIOR CLINICAL DIRECTOR

As the CEO and Senior Clinical Director of Providence Psychological Services, Inc., Dr. Ward provides professional clinical outpatient mental health services to children, adolescents, adults and families. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Certified Sexual Offender Treatment Provider (CSOTP) and Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC), in the Commonwealth of Virginia. She is also a Registered Play Therapist Supervisor (RPT-S) with the Association for Play Therapy. She is also trained and qualified in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing) and Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT). With a Bachelor of Art (BA) in Sociology/Criminal Justice from Norfolk State University, Master of Social Work (MSW) from Virginia Commonwealth University, and Doctor of Christian Counseling (DCC) from Christian Leadership University, Dr. Ward has more than 25 years of professional experience providing clinical mental health services to children, adolescents, adults and families. She is passionate about the overall stability of children, adults and families, and is committed to providing effective, evidenced based treatment services to undeserved populations. She is also a Certified Clinical Supervisor with National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and she currently provides clinical supervision towards licensure for Supervisees in Social Work.