Me’Chele D. Frierson, LISW-S
Me’Chele is a Clinical Social Worker and Certified Child and Adolescent Trauma Professional. She has over 11 years’ experience in the field of mental health, providing diagnostic assessment, individual and family therapy, and crisis intervention to children, youth, families, and adults. Me’Chele is a proud native of Cleveland, Ohio where she obtained a Bachelors of Social Work from Cleveland State University and earned a Masters of Science in Social Administration from Case Western Reserve’s MSASS program.
Me’Chele is greatly passionate about working with individuals surviving the impacts of trauma and managing symptoms of depression. However, she also has experience with anxiety, grief and loss, LGBTQ, relationships, stress, peer relations, life transitions/adjustment, ADHD, crisis management/de-escalation, and child abuse/neglect. While working with clients, Me’Chele employs various psychotherapy models and methods including but not limited to:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Personal Skills Development
Suicide Assessment and Prevention
As a therapist, Me’Chele charges herself to use the same self-care principles that she encourages in clients. She believes that one’s mental/emotional health and ability to become self-aware are the key essentials to living a more realistic and healthy life.