Althea Denard


About Me

I am a graduate of University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, where I earned a Master of Social Work Degree with a focus on Children and Families. I have over 25 years of experience. These experiences have been in a variety of settings; mental health, inpatient hospitals, outpatient individual/group therapy, and school social work. In these settings, I have work with children and adults regarding trauma, anxiety/stress, autism spectrum disorder, emotional disorders, conflict resolution, self-esteem, crisis intervention, parenting and relationship issues.
I welcome the opportunity to assist you with strategies and interventions to achieve your identified goals and assist you through life challenges.
My practice is built on COURAGE and HOPE: The Opportunity to Heal, Restore and Empower for a healthier you.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Family conflicts
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Grief
  • Self esteem
Also experienced in:
Relationship issues , Intimacy-related issues , Parenting issues , Depression , Autism and Asperger Syndrome , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Communication Problems

Clinical approaches:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Years of Experience: 27

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LMSW #6801058580 (Expires: 2022-04-30)


Written by J.O. on Nov 19, 2020 after counseling with Althea for 8 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, and grief

I’ve been working with Althea for a few months now. She is empathetic, really listens and always shares great strategies that I have implemented successfully. Highly recommend her.

Written by T.O. on Jul 29, 2020 after counseling with Althea for 4 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and grief

She’s helped me so much in such a short time. I am lucky to have her.

Written by G.E. on Jul 20, 2020 after counseling with Althea for 4 months on issues concerning family conflicts

A great counselor who listens.