Thomas Fitzer, LSW
Tom earned his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Sociology and his Master’s degree in School Social Work at Aurora University. Tom has experience working with people of all ages with a focus on adolescents. He works with students, families, and communities in a high school setting, with a major emphasis on crisis intervention. Tom practices a strengths-based approach, which allows the client to find what they need within themselves to be successful and empowered. He is guided by a multi-disciplinary approach using interventions such as cognitive-behavioral therapy, mindfulness, psycho-education and motivational interviewing. He believes in creating positive relationships with his clients so that they may find success. Some areas of interest include anxiety disorders, stress-management, self-esteem, school-related issues, mood disorders and personal development.