Steven Sullivan


About Me

Hello, my name is Steven Sullivan, MSW, LISW. I am a licensed independent social worker in Iowa with 20-years’ experience in both the outpatient and inpatient mental health environments. My focus is supporting those with a wide range of mental health issues (Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar, PTSD, Schizoaffective, Schizophrenia, Delusional, OCD, Panic, Social, Dependent, Paranoia, etc.) or familial challenges, motivational issues, work burnout, personal struggles, or any of a myriad of life circumstances that may have become overwhelming/ difficult to manage. It is my goal to collaboratively work with clients to achieve a better quality of life, overcoming obstacles, to live a happier, healthier, more fulfilling life

• Anxiety
• Depression
• Relationship issues
• family conflict
Additional experience includes:
bipolar disorder, personality disorders, grief, parenting issues, anger management, divorce and separation,


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
  • Family conflicts
  • Depression
  • ADHD
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Trauma and abuse , Intimacy-related issues , Eating disorders , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 20

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Phone

  • Video


LISW #06401 (Expires: 2022-12-31)


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Steven Sullivan. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Written by S.Y. on Apr 16, 2022 after therapy with Steven for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, anger management, career difficulties, and compassion fatigue

4 weeks with Steven, only positive outcomes, a good man and a talented specialist !

Written by J.O. on Feb 11, 2022 after therapy with Steven for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and coping with life changes

He understands what I need and gives me great worksheets. He checks on me during the week. I enjoy every session we have and I feel a lot better in just after 2 video sessions. I have been doing better at my work, myself and my relationships. :)

Work with me!