Deidra Sledge MSW, LCSW
Deidra is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker that graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a Bachelors and Masters of Social Work in 2011 and 2017, respectively.
She has 10 years of experience in the mental health field, offering services to children and adolescents, adults, and families in various settings including, schools, psychosocial programming, community mental health, partial hospitalization, and outpatient therapy. Her additional experience includes supervisory positions and training social work and counseling interns.
Deidra specializes in issues related to depression, anxiety, trauma, women’s issues, and life transitions. Her current client focus includes adolescents, college students, young professionals, adults, and families. Deidra is LGBTQIA+ affirming and is passionate about helping women of color navigate the many stressors in their lives. In addition, she offers a confidential and therapeutic space for therapists to receive their own healing.
In her practice, Deidra utilizes a holistic, trauma-informed approach that focuses on treating the whole person; physically, mentally, emotionally, spiritually, and socially. Her treatment modalities include Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Mindfulness, and crisis intervention.
When working with Deidra, you can expect therapeutic care that is personable, educational, and professional. She is passionate about helping others and is honored to be a guide on the path toward healing, light, and renewal.