My name is Dr. Sonya Anthony DSW, LCSW, CCM. I have my Doctoral Degree in Social Work, along with a certification in case management. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 10 yrs of community mental health experience combined with over 7 yrs of healthcare experience as a medical social worker. I would like to describe my expertise as having an integrated approach to mental health within an ambulatory care setting. My healthcare experience includes short stay hospitalization, long term acute hospitalization, inpatient rehabilitation, dialysis, cardiac rehab, and more. My mental health experience includes psychotherapy outpatient, intensive in home, and mental health skill building. My overall goal is to provide clinical approaches that are holistic while promoting for an environment that integrates behavioral health in tandem with medical services for individuals, families, and groups.
Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Depression, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Aging and Geriatric Issues, Attachment Issues, Cancer, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Fatherhood Issues, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hearing Impaired, HIV / AIDS, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Self-Love, Traumatic Brain Injury, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues
Clinical approaches: Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
VA LCSW 0904012458
Dr Anthony is my cheerleader! She is the unconditional positive support I have needed for so long.
Written on Apr 06, 2022 after therapy with Sonya for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, compassion fatigue, and adhd
My first session with Sonya was amazing it seemed like she really cared about what I had to say and offered great feedback. It was like she knew me more than I knew myself! I can’t wait for my therapy journey with her.
Written on Feb 15, 2022 after therapy with Sonya for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, bipolar disorder, coaching, compassion fatigue, and adhd