I have been a clinician for 25 years and am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in the State of Illinois as well as the State of Tennessee. I have both Bachelors and Masters degrees from the University of Illinois Social Work, Urbana, IL. I provide counseling and assessment for adults and have extensive experience working with elderly and Veteran individuals with diverse and complicated issues. I have experience in helping clients coping with addictions, trauma and abuse, motivation, relationships, self esteem, and confidence, & career difficulties. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. It takes courage to seek out a more fulfilling and happier life and to take the first steps towards change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey by providing a secure, attentive, and supportive environment.
Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Sleeping disorders, Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Cancer, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Dependent Personality, Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Infidelity, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Military and Veterans Issues, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Traumatic Brain Injury, Visually Impaired, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
TN LCSW 5761
Brenda Post is a talented, compassionate, insightful and caring therapist, who we thoroughly enjoyed working with.
Written on Sep 15, 2023 after therapy with Brenda for 10 months on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, and coping with life changes
Brenda has been amazing. In just a few sessions, she’s helped me in very profound ways that I’m so grateful for. She’s very empathetic and gets right to the point. Couldn’t recommend her more.
Written on Aug 07, 2023 after therapy with Brenda for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, grief, and parenting issues
I never had therapy before and Brenda made me feel comfortable right away! She listened, let me talk and was able to give me advice tips and tools and reading material. I have had a very good experience and I'm great full.
Written on Apr 22, 2023 after therapy with Brenda for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, and coping with life changes
I'm new to therapy, but Brenda has been very supportive and insightful. She's provided with materials that have been a big help on my journey.
Written on Jan 17, 2023 after therapy with Brenda for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd
I am so glad I was able to get on Brenda's case load she's been a breath of fresh air in my uncertain times.
Written on Jan 12, 2023 after therapy with Brenda for 2 weeks on issues concerning self esteem, career difficulties, coaching, and adhd